Domenic is the Sports Director at WDAY. He comes to Fargo from WNCE-TV in Glens Falls, NY where he launched the sports department at the independent station. Before that, Domenic worked at WSTM, the NBC affiliate in Syracuse, NY as a photographer and live truck operator for over two years. He graduated from Oswego State University in 2002 with a degree in Broadcasting. Domenic hails from the lake effect snow capital of the world, Oswego, NY, he joined the WDAY Sports Department in September 2006.
- Member for
- 5 years 1 month
JAMESTOWN - One of the great traditions in our region will continue. The Paint Bucket Game between Jamestown and Valley City State will be played this year and next year, despite the Jimmies moving to a new league. Jamestown will join the GPAC this July, leaving the North Star Conference where traditional rivals Valley City State, Mayville State and Dickinson State play. This year's game is slated for August 25th in Jamestown, it will mark the 120th game between the two rivals.
MOORHEAD - There's another football game that may not be as huge on the schedule this weekend, but that doesn't mean it's less important. The East West Shrine Game is Saturday in St. Petersburg and former Dragon standout Damon Gibson will make history, being the first from MSUM to play in it. Gibson is only the Division 2 player on either roster this week. He's practicing this week at tight end, a new position after starring at wide receiver for MSUM. The game is slated for a 2pm kickoff Saturday and can be seen on the NFL Network.
The calendar has officially changed to 2018, so now the previews for the upcoming season can begin. This is a look at the Missouri Valley schedules for each team as the new season approaches. Five schools have released their schedules for next season; NDSU, SDSU, Illinois State, South Dakota and Indiana State. This upcoming season starts a new two year cycle for teams on missing opponents. Indiana State drops off the Bison schedule for 2018 and 2019, while Southern Illinois is added.
MINNEAPOLIS - The Minnesota Vikings will play for the NFC Championship Sunday against the Philadephia Eagles. The way the Vikings got there is the stuff of pure legend, with the first-ever walkoff touchdown in NFL postseason history. Join WDAY Sports Director Dom Izzo and 970 radio host and Forum columnist Mike McFeely as they recap the unreal win and look ahead to the NFC Championship.
MINNEAPOLIS - The Minnesota Miracle will be remembered forever after Stefon Diggs grabbed a Case Keenum pass and gallopped 61 yards on the final play of the game as the Minnesota Vikings stunned the New Orleans Saints 29-24 in the NFC Divisional Playoff. Dom Izzo was in the Vikings locker room to gather reaction from the stunned Vikings who advance to the NFC Championship Game to play the Philadephia Eagles Sunday.
MINNEAPOLIS—Minnesota Vikings fans way down at US Bank Stadium got blasted by the snow just before their playoff game against the New Orleans Saints. The snow didn't bother these hardened northers from taking selfies and sporting their best Vikings gear. This is the first time New Orleans and Minnesota have played in the playoff since 2009, back when the Vikings lost to the Saints in the NFC championship game. This leaves the taste of revenge in the mouths of super fans.
GLYNDON - The D-G-F girls basketball team has welcomed all challengers this season and have sent each of them packing. Tuesday night was no different as the Rebels beat Heart O'Lakes rival Breckenridge, 65-55. Allie Critchley paced D-G-F with 14 points, Natalie Steichen added 12. D-G-F improves to 10-0, the Cowgirls fall to 3-9.
MOORHEAD - Bemidji and Moorhead have few secrets between them on the basketball court. The Spuds tried to slow down the Lumberjacks outside shooting, but couldn't contain it all night as the visitors knocked off Moorhead, 73-67. Alend Alemadi paced the Spuds with 20 points, Moorhead drops to 5-7 on the season, Bemidji is now 7-3.
FRISCO, TX - It was a year of change for Kyle Emanuel. His third season in the NFL started with a new head coach, then a new city as the Chargers moved from San Diego to Los Angeles. The former Bison standout started eleven games this season and picked up his first career interception. He ended the year with 34 tackles, playing for Gus Bradley's defense.
WEST FARGO - The real fun of the EDC basketball season tips Tuesday in West Fargo as the undefeated Packers take on their rivals from Sheyenne. The transition to new head coach Adam Palczewski has been seamless for the Packers, who have ripped off eight straight wins to start the season. West Fargo is led by the all-state guard Joe Pistorious, but it's the supporting cast that could carry the Packers to a state title.