The Bismarck Demons hold a very slim lead after Day 2 of the Class A state individual tournament on Feb. 16 at the Fargodome.
Bismarck has 169 points, while Minot is right behind with 168.5.
On the Class B side, New Salem-Almont is in second with 107.5 points. The Holsteins are 3.5 points behind Lisbon for first place.
Hettinger-Scranton is tied for fifth with 78.
The final day of competition is Feb. 17.