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South Dakota Soccer Champions crowned Saturday
UNDATED - Here are the scores from the Class AA and Class A Girls and Boys Soccer Championships: CLASS “AA” Girls- Yankton 1, Aberdeen Central 0 Boys- Roosevelt 1, Washington 0 Class “A” Girls- Tea Area 2, West Central 0, *1st championship Boys- Tea ...
October 20, 2019

Yellow Jackets fall to Cowboys; Grizzlies Hold Off Hardrockers
LAS VEGAS, N.M. – The Black Hills State University football team scored first, but ultimately fell to New Mexico Highlands, 17-13, on Saturday afternoon. The Yellow Jackets (2-5, 2-5 RMAC) drew first blood with a short three-yard run into the endzone. It took almost 10 min...
October 19, 2019

Gibbs leads big 2nd quarter, South Dakota State wins 42-23; Big plays lead Northern Iowa past South Dakota 42-27
TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (AP) — J'Bore Gibbs fired three touchdown passes in the first half, Pierre Strong Jr. rushed for two scores and South Dakota State clobbered Indiana State 42-17 on Saturday, setting up a first-place Missouri Valley Conference showdown in a week. South Dak...
October 19, 2019

Saturday Night, October 19, High School Volleyball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Saturday Night, October 19, High School Football Scoreboard: Huron def. Rapid City Central, 25-19, 25-18, 25-12 New Underwood def. Jones County, 25-19, 25-23, 25-22 Rapid City Stevens def. Mitchell, 25-18, 25-15, 25-10 Sioux Falls Lincoln def. Brookings...
October 19, 2019

Scooper football runs past Belle Fourche 49-35.
STURGIS, S.D. - The Sturgis Scooper football team celebrated senior night with a 49-35 win over Belle Fourche Friday. The Scoopers used a potent running game and capitalized on some Belle Fourche mistakes to get the win. Belle Fourche scored first in the matchup as Jackson Tynd...
October 18, 2019

Friday Night, October 18, High School Football Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Friday Night, October 18, High School Football Scoreboard: Aberdeen Roncalli 16, Woonsocket/Wessington Springs/Sanborn Central 6 Alcester-Hudson 42, Corsica/Stickney 34 Bennett County def. McLaughlin, forfeit Brandon Valley 47, Harrisburg 21 Bridgewate...
October 18, 2019

Friday Night, October 18, High School Volleyball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Friday night, October 18, high school volleyball scoreboard: Mitchell def. Rapid City Central, 25-21, 25-22, 16-25, 25-20 Rapid City Stevens def. Huron, 26-24, 25-14, 25-21...
October 18, 2019

Cross Country Wrap - Stevens sweeps Best of the West
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Rapid City Stevens won the team titles and had runners win both girls and boys races at the Best of the West Cross Country meet at Hart Ranch Thursday. In the boys race, Hayden Grosz won in a time of 17:14.2 with his teammate Alex Oteen finishing in second. T...
October 18, 2019

Class AA Soccer Semifinals - Cobbler girls fall one goal short
UNDATED - The Rapid City Central Cobbler Girls Soccer team dropped a 1-0 game to Yankton in the Class AA girls semifinal Thursday night. Yankton's lone goal came in the second half as Madison Schroeder found the back of the net in the 67th minute for the Gazelles. Top ranked Ya...
October 18, 2019

Scooper volleyball sweeps Lead-Deadwood in Thursday night volleyball
STURGIS, S.D. - The Sturgis Scooper volleyball team scored a senior night victory over Lead-Deadwood Thursday night. The Scoopers swept Lead-Deadwood in a tough match in three straight sets of 25-23, 25-23, 25-16. Kylie Shaw scored 10 kills to help lead the Scoopers and Savanna...
October 17, 2019

Thursday Night, October 17, High School Volleyball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Thursday Night, October 17, High School Volleyball Scoreboard: Aberdeen Christian def. Leola/Frederick, 14-25, 25-13, 25-15, 25-16 Aberdeen Roncalli def. Clark/Willow Lake, 25-12, 25-14, 25-10 Arlington def. Waverly-South Shore, 25-16, 21-25, 25-15, 25-1...
October 17, 2019

South Dakota Prep Media Football Poll for Week of October 14
UNDATED - The South Dakota Prep Media football polls for the week of Oct. 14 are listed below, ranking the top-five teams in each class, record, total points and last week’s ranking. First-place votes received are indicated in parentheses.   Class 11AAA 1. SF Roosev...
October 16, 2019

Rapid City Central overpowers Sturgis in four sets in Tuesday night Volleyball
STURGIS, S.D. - Sturgis powered their way to a set one victory over Rapid City Central Tuesday night, only to see the Cobblers settle down and cruise the rest of the way. Sturgis fell behind by five in the first set, but would go on a run to battle back and beat the Cobblers 25-...
October 15, 2019

Tuesday Night, October 15, High School Volleyball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Tuesday Night, High School Volleyball Scoreboard: Aberdeen Central def. Sioux Falls Roosevelt, 25-12, 20-25, 26-24, 25-20 Aberdeen Roncalli def. Mobridge-Pollock, 25-9, 25-14, 25-20 Alcester-Hudson def. Irene-Wakonda, 17-25, 25-21, 27-25, 20-25, 15-13 A...
October 15, 2019

South Dakota High School Volleyball Poll for Week of October 14
UNDATED - Here is the South Dakota Media volleyball poll for the week of Oct. 14, 2019. Teams are listed with first place votes in parenthesis, record, points and previous ranking. Class AA1. Watertown (16) 15-1 80 12. O'Gorman 14-3 63 23. Huron 11-4 45 34. S.F. Roosevelt 14-7 2...
October 14, 2019

Soccer Playoffs - Cobbler girls heading to championship while Stevens boys fall
UNDATED - The South Dakota Quarterfinals in the Class AA Soccer playoffs were held Monday. On the boys side, Rapid City Stevens saw their season come to an end after a 1-0 loss to Brandon Valley, the number 3 seeds. The Lynx will play Number two Roosevelt in the semifinals, who...
October 14, 2019

Monday Night, October 14, High School Volleyball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Monday Night, October 14, High School Volleyball Scoreboard: Baltic def. Dell Rapids, 25-18, 19-25, 25-19, 25-16 Cheyenne-Eagle Butte def. McIntosh, 25-22, 25-10, 23-25, 25-12 Highmore-Harrold def. Wessington Springs, 25-19, 25-23, 26-24 Ipswich def. Mo...
October 14, 2019

Monday Night, October 14, High School Football Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Monday Night, October 14, High School Football Scoreboard: Dakota Hills 28, Clark/Willow Lake 14 Florence/Henry 42, Waverly-South Shore 8 Ipswich/Edmunds Central 22, Herreid/Selby Area 0 Langford 44, Estelline/Hendricks 8 New Underwood 20, Lyman 0 Nor...
October 14, 2019

Yellow Jackets reclaim Homestake Trophy with 48-28 victory
SPEARFISH, S.D. – The Black Hills State University football team reclaimed the Homestake Trophy in the 134th meeting between the Yellow Jackets and Hardrockers. The Green and Gold (2-4, 2-4 RMAC) defeated South Dakota School of Mines (1-5, 0-5 RMAC), 48-28, on Saturday even...
October 13, 2019

Slow start dooms Scoopers as Mitchell rolls to 42-23 win
MITCHELL, S.D. - A slow start for the Scoopers allowed Mitchell to jump out to a lead they wouldn't reqlinquish as the Kernels defeated Sturgis 42-23 Saturday night. Both teams opened the game with a fumble before Mitchell would score with 4:27 left in the first quarter on a one...
October 12, 2019

South Dakota State beats Youngstown State 38-28; Coyotes beat Missouri State
YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (AP) — J'Bore Gibbs threw for a touchdown and ran for two more and South Dakota State beat Youngstown State 38-28 on Saturday night in a battle between two of the top teams in the Football Championship Subdivision. Gibbs completed 14 of 26 passes for 210 y...
October 12, 2019

Saturday Night, October 12, High School Volleyball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Saturday Night, October 12, High School Volleyball Scoreboard: Pine Ridge def. Custer, 25-21, 25-21, 25-23 Platte-Geddes def. Gregory, 25-22, 25-13, 22-25, 25-17 Chester ChallengeElkton-Lake Benton def. Deubrook, 25-20, 25-14, 25-13 Sioux Valley def. Ar...
October 12, 2019

Friday Night, October 11, High School Football Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Friday Night, October 11, High School Football Scoreboard: Baltic 20, Parker 8 Belle Fourche 48, Spearfish 7 Bennett County 8, Pine Ridge 6 Brandon Valley 28, Sioux Falls Washington 7 Bridgewater-Emery 44, Garretson 0 Canistota-Freeman 32, Bon Homme 8...
October 11, 2019

Friday Night, October 11, High School Volleyball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Friday Night, October 11, High School Volleyball Scoreboard: Belle Fourche def. Douglas, 25-23, 25-8, 25-19 Sioux Valley def. Beresford, 25-22, 23-25, 25-15, 26-24 Fargo "Scheels'' Invitational Pool Play Aberdeen Central def. Fargo South, N.D., 25-18, ...
October 11, 2019

Sioux Falls Lincoln wins their fourth straight tennis tournament
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. - Sioux Falls Lincoln won their fourth straight state girls tennis championship on Friday at the Huether Match Pointe indoor tennis facility in Sioux Falls, SD. Here are the team standings from the event. Rank School Points 1 SF Lincoln 505 ...
October 11, 2019

Lincoln Leads 'AA' Girls Tourney After Thursday
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. - Sioux Falls Lincoln holds a 10-point lead after the first day of the 2019 ‘AA’ girls’ state tennis tournament as they search for their fourth straight state championship as a team. Overall, the Patriots have individual’s in the semi-...
October 10, 2019

Custer sweeps team titles at Black Hills Conference Cross Country Meet
BELLE FOURCHE, S.D. - The Custer boys and girls cross country teams won the team titles of the Black Hills Conference Cross Country Meet in Belle Fourche Wednesday. On the boys side, Custer took first place with 36 points. St Thomas More was second with 40 followed by Sturgis in...
October 10, 2019

Yellow Jackets bury Hardrockers in midweek sweep
SPEARFISH, S.D. – The Black Hills State University volleyball team swept archrival South Dakota School of Mines, 3-0, in a midweek battle in the hills on Tuesday evening. The Yellow Jackets (7-8, 5-2 RMAC) started out hot, winning set one, 25-12, before going on to take set...
October 9, 2019

At the top of the Badlands Circuit Finals
MINOT, N.D.  – From rookies to established rodeo athletes, the 65th annual Badlands Circuit Finals held October 4-6 in Minot saw some year-long season efforts  topped off with wins and a guaranteed spot at the RAM National Circuit Finals next April. Eli Lord, Stu...
October 9, 2019

Soccer Playoffs - Stevens ends Scooper boys and girls season
UNDATED - The South Dakota High School Soccer Playoffs opened on Tuesday. In boys Class AA, Sturgis saw their season come to an end with a 3-1 loss to Rapid City Stevens. Seventh seeded Rapid City Central also dropped their game to Watertown 1-0 and Spearfish fell to Yankton 2-...
October 8, 2019

Sturgis Volleyball strong down the stretch to edge Spearfish
SPEARFISH, S.D. - The Sturgis Scoopers got all they could handle from Spearfish Tuesday night, but managed to pull away for a 3 set to 1 victory in high school volleyball. The Scoopers battled back from deficits in all four sets. The two teams battled back and forth in the firs...
October 8, 2019

Tuesday Night, October 8, High School Volleyball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Tuesday Night, October 8, High School Volleyball Scoreboard: Aberdeen Roncalli def. Webster, 10-25, 25-16, 22-25, 25-22, 15-8 Alcester-Hudson def. Baltic, 25-19, 25-21, 12-25, 26-28, 15-8 Arlington def. Deuel, 25-8, 25-18, 25-20 Bennett County def. Red ...
October 8, 2019

Mitchell wins first ever girls state tennis title
UNDATED - Mitchell High School won their first girls state tennis championship in history on Tuesday in Sioux Falls. High School tennis became a sanctioned sport in South Dakota in 1973. Of it's history on the girls' side, the state champion has been a Rapid City or Sioux Falls...
October 8, 2019

Roosevelt and Sioux Falls Christian win Class AA and Class A Golf
UNDATED - Sioux Falls Roosevelt and Sioux Falls Christian won state golf championships on Tuesday with Yankton hosting the 'AA' tournament and Vermillion hosting 'A.' As for the individual state titles, Jack Lundin of Roosevelt and Lance Christensen of Little Wound sat atop the...
October 8, 2019

Monday Night, October 7, High School Volleyball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Monday Night, October 7, High School Volleyball Scoreboard: Bon Homme def. Hanson, 8-25, 18-25, 25-22, 25-23, 15-8 Bridgewater-Emery def. Irene-Wakonda, 25-19, 25-7, 25-20 Corsica/Stickney def. Andes Central/Dakota Christian, 25-18, 25-22, 21-25, 20-25, ...
October 7, 2019

South Dakota High School Volleyball Poll for week of October 7
UNDATED - Here is the South Dakota Media volleyball poll for the week of Oct. 7, 2019. Teams are listed with first place votes in parenthesis, record, points and previous ranking. Class AA1. Watertown (19)    14-1    99    12. O'Gorma...
October 7, 2019

South Dakota High School Football Poll for Week of October 7
UNDATED - The South Dakota Prep Media football polls for the week of Oct. 7 are listed below, ranking the top-five teams in each class, record, total points and last week’s ranking. First-place votes received are indicated in parentheses.   Class 11AAA 1. SF Rooseve...
October 7, 2019

Girls Class A State Tennis Tournament wraps up first day
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. - Yankton leads the team standings after the first day of the girls Class A State Tournament in Sioux Falls. Here are day one results: TEAM SCORES: 1, Yankton, 300; 2, Mitchell, 279; 3, Aberdeen Roncalli, 238; 4, RC Christian, 231; 5, Milbank, 214.5; 6, Pierre...
October 7, 2019

Class AA and Class A Boys State Golf Tournament wraps up day one
UNDATED - The Boys Golf Championships are underway this week for two of South Dakota's high school classes, Class AA in Yankton and Class A in Vermillion. At the end of the first day, Sioux Falls Roosevelt leads in Class AA, while Sioux Falls Christian leads in Class A. The Cla...
October 7, 2019

First round matchups set for South Dakota Soccer playoffs
UNDATED - Brackets have been released for first round playoff action in South Dakota High School Soccer. In the boys Class AA Bracket, the Sturgis Scoopers will open the playoffs at Rapid City Stevens. Stevens is the sixth seed and Sturgis drew the 11th seed. Spearfish, the nu...
October 7, 2019

Tops in Minot; Rodeo determines Badlands champs
MINOT, N.D. – The cowboys and the cowgirls came to Minot to play, and they did. For the 65th year, the Minot (N.D.) Y’s Men’s Rodeo took place, hosting the RAM Badlands Circuit Finals Rodeo at the State Fair Center Oct. 4-6. Ninety cowboys and cowgirls converg...
October 6, 2019

BHSU Volleyball uses big third set rally to get road win at UCCS; School of Mines gets upset over Orediggers
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – The Black Hills State University volleyball team used a big third set rally to take down the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs, 3-1, on Saturday evening. The Mountain Lions (6-9, 4-3 RMAC) took the first set, 25-21, before the Yellow Jacke...
October 6, 2019

CSU-Pueblo Outlasts Hardrockers, 21-13
RAPID CITY, S.D. - The South Dakota School of Mines football team played another very competitive game Saturday against the No. 18 ranked Colorado State – Pueblo Thunderwolves on Dunham Field at O'Harra Stadium, but couldn't find the result they were looking for as the Hard...
October 5, 2019

BHSU Football falls on the road to Trailblazers
ST. GEORGE, Utah – The Black Hills State University football team scored first, but ultimately fell to Dixie State University, 55-22, on Saturday afternoon.   The Yellow Jackets (1-4, 1-4 RMAC) got the ball first, and had an impressive drive. They took 4:26 off the cl...
October 5, 2019

South Dakota wins Homecoming, blanks Indiana State, 38-0; SDSU shuts down Southern Illinois
VERMILLION, S.D. (AP) — Austin Simmons ran for three touchdowns and threw for a fourth as South Dakota shutout Indiana State, 38-0 in the Missouri Valley Conference opener for both schools Saturday. The shutout was the first in a Dakota Days homecoming game since 2004, whe...
October 5, 2019

Saturday Night, October 5, High School Volleyball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Saturday Night, October 5, high school volleyball scoreboard: Bennett County def. Jones County, 25-12, 25-20, 25-15 Brandon Valley def. Aberdeen Central, 25-17, 18-25, 29-31, 25-22, 15-11 Lac qui Parle Valley, Minn. def. Milbank Area, 25-17, 26-24, 25-12...
October 5, 2019

Scoopers score big win over Yankton Friday Night
STURGIS, S.D. - Sturgis scored a touchdown on a fourth down and long with :20 seconds left to pull off a big win against Yankton in Friday night football. The 43-yard touchdown for Kaden Phillips came on a fourth and 11 with less than :30 seconds left in the fourth quarter. The...
October 4, 2019

Friday Night, October 4, High School Football Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Friday night, October 4, High School Football Scoreboard: Arlington/Lake Preston 64, Baltic 20 Beresford 34, Flandreau 6 Bon Homme 23, Gregory 7 Britton-Hecla 40, Waubay 20 Brookings 41, Mitchell 7 Burke 54, Corsica/Stickney 14 Canistota 50, Castlewo...
October 4, 2019

Friday Night, October 4, High School Volleyball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Friday Night, October 4, High School Volleyball Scoreboard: Aberdeen Roncalli def. Belle Fourche, 25-18, 25-16, 25-16 Twin Cities TournamentPool PlayWhite PoolRapid City Stevens def. McCook, Neb., 25-13, 25-8 Rapid City Stevens def. Scottsbluff, Neb., 25...
October 4, 2019

Rush investigating possible bookkeeping theft
RAPID CITY, S.D.  – A criminal investigation involving the Rapid City Rush hockey team is reportedly under way after the new ownership, Spire Sports Entertainment, discovered major financial improprieties and contacted authorities. The new owners of Rapid City's Rush ...
October 4, 2019

Rapid City Central wins team title at West River Challenge Golf Tournament
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Rapid City Central captured the team title of the West River Challenge at Meadowbrook Golf Course Thursday. Central finished with a 185 followed by Rapid City Stevens in second with a 190 and Spearfish in third with a 192. Douglas and Sturgis rounded out the t...
October 4, 2019

Cutler, Clarkson win Sturgis Invitational Cross Country Race
STURGIS, S.D. - The annual Sturgis Invitational Cross Country race was held Thursday under sunny skies at Fort Meade. Winning the girls varsity race was Abby Cutler, an eighth grader from Hill City, in a time of 18:53.6. Sophmore Hailey Uhre of Rapid City Stevens finished second...
October 3, 2019

Scoopers down Douglas in four sets
BOX ELDER, S.D. - For the third time in two weeks, the Scoopers got by the Douglas Patriots in high school volleyball. The Scoopers opened Thursday night's match with a 25-19 win. In the second set, Douglas came back to beat the Scoopers 23-25. But Sturgis would rebound and take...
October 3, 2019

Thursday Night, October 3, Volleyball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Thursday Night, High School Volleyball Scoreboard: Aberdeen Central def. Mitchell, 25-16, 25-20, 25-10 Arlington def. Colman-Egan, 19-25, 19-25, 25-20, 25-23, 15-13 Bon Homme def. Menno, 25-14, 25-17, 18-25, 27-25 Bridgewater-Emery def. Alcester-Hudson,...
October 3, 2019

Thursday Night, October 3, High School Soccer Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Thursday Night, October 3, High School Soccer Scoreboard: BOYS SOCCER: Spearfish 9, St Thomas More 2 Sioux Falls Roosevelt 2, Brandon Valley 0 GIRLS SOCCER: Spearfish 0, St Thomas More 0 (DRAW) Aberdeen Central 3, Mitchell 0...
October 3, 2019

Tuesday Night, October 1, High School Volleyball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Tuesday Night, October 1, High School Volleyball Scoreboard: Andes Central/Dakota Christian def. Colome, 27-25, 25-17, 25-14 Avon def. Scotland, 25-19, 27-25, 22-25, 25-13 Beresford def. Lennox, 25-11, 20-25, 25-15, 25-15 Brookings def. Yankton, 25-12, ...
October 1, 2019

Tuesday Night, October 1, High School Soccer Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Tuesday Night, October 1, High School Soccer Scoreboard: BOYS SOCCER: Sturgis 5, Douglas/RC Christian 2 Spearfish 2, Rapid City Stevens 1 Hot Springs 3, Belle Fourche 2 GIRLS SOCCER: Sturgis 5, Douglas/RC Christian 1 Rapid City Stevens 7, Spearfish 2...
October 1, 2019

One of professional rodeos star events, the Xtreme Broncs Finals airs on CBS, viewing party planned
RAPID CITY, SD – A re-play of all the arena action during  the first-ever PRCA  Xtreme Broncs Finals will be on the big screens and in surround sound for a ‘Watch Party’ set for this weekend at the Loud American Roadhouse in Sturgis, SD. The CBS Sport...
October 1, 2019

Custer wins Region 4A Golf title
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Custer captured the Region 4A Golf Title Monday at Hart Ranch Golf Course. The Wildcats took first place with St Thomas More in second and Hot Springs in third. Senior Austin Eggers of Custer won individual medalist honors, finishing the day with an 80. Lance...
October 1, 2019

South Dakota Media High School Football Poll for week of September 30
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — The South Dakota Prep Media football polls for the week of Sept. 30 are listed below, ranking the top-five teams in each class. First-place votes received are indicated in parentheses.  Class 11AAA1. Brandon Valley (20) 4-1 112 1 2. SF Roosevelt (...
September 30, 2019

South Dakota Media High School Volleyball Poll for week of September 30
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — Here is the South Dakota media volleyball poll. Teams are listed with first place votes in parenthesis, record, points and previous ranking.  Class AA1. Watertown (15) 12-1 83 1 2. O'Gorman (2) 11-1 70 2 3. S.F. Washington 10-3 48 3 4. Aberdeen ...
September 30, 2019

Hot Springs wins Cheer, RCC wins dance at Sturgis Invite
STURGIS, S.D. - The annual Scooper Spirit Invite was held at West Gymnasium Monday night. Hot Springs won Grand Champion Cheer, finishing with a total of 116.5 points. Belle Fourche finished in second with 112 and Sturgis was third with 99 points. Rapid City Central took the to...
September 30, 2019

Monday, September 30, High School Volleyball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Monday Night, September 30, High School Volleyball Scoreboard: Andes Central/Dakota Christian def. Menno, 25-10, 25-15, 24-26, 25-8 Avon def. Freeman Academy/Marion, 25-10, 25-11, 25-4 Baltic def. Tri-Valley, 25-16, 24-26, 25-13, 25-23 Chester def. Deub...
September 30, 2019

College Volleyball - Yellow Jackets topple Cowgirls to complete weekend sweep; Hardrockers fall to Thunderwolves
SPEARFISH, S.D. – The Black Hills State University volleyball team defeated New Mexico Highlands, 3-2, in a thrilling five-set match on Saturday evening. The Yellow Jackets won the first set (25-18), before dropping the second (18-25) and third sets (17-25). The home team w...
September 28, 2019

Jackets win defensive battle over Skyhawks; Hardrockers fall to Dixie State
SPEARFISH, S.D. – The Black Hills State University football team defeated Fort Lewis College, 13-7, in a defensive battle on a windy Saturday afternoon for Swarm Days. The Skyhawks (2-2, 2-2 RMAC) had the ball first, and marched down the field in nine plays, using 4:10 of ...
September 28, 2019

Saturday Night, September 28, High School Volleyball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Saturday Night, September 27, High School Football Scoreboard: Aberdeen Central def. Yankton, 25-18, 25-9, 25-12 Huron def. Brookings, 25-12, 25-10, 25-10 Northwestern def. Waubay/Summit, 25-10, 25-6, 25-8 Watertown def. Harrisburg, 25-10, 25-12, 25-21 ...
September 28, 2019

Friday Night, September 27, High School Football Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Friday Night, September 27, High School Football Scoreboard: Aberdeen Roncalli def. McLaughlin, forfeit Arlington/Lake Preston 56, Oldham-Ramona/Rutland 12 Baltic 31, Hanson 16 Belle Fourche 50, Pine Ridge 0 Bon Homme 36, Kimball/White Lake 18 Brandon...
September 28, 2019

Friday Night, September 27, High School Volleyball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Friday Night, September 27, High School Volleyball Scoreboard: Lakota Nation InvitationalPool PlayPool ACheyenne-Eagle Butte def. Marty Indian, 25-13, 25-13 Cheyenne-Eagle Butte def. Crow Creek, 25-22, 22-25, 25-19 Cheyenne-Eagle Butte def. Crazy Horse, ...
September 28, 2019

High School Soccer Scores for Thursday, September 26
UNDATED - Here is your Thursday Night, September 26, High School Soccer Scoreboard: BOYS SOCCER: Sturgis 2, Hot Springs 1 Huron 4, Mitchell 2 Brookings 2, Pierre 0 GIRLS SOCCER: Pierre 3, Brookings 1 Mitchell 4, Huron 0...
September 26, 2019

Thursday Night, September 26, High School Volleyball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Thursday Night, September 26, High School Volleyball Scoreboard: Aberdeen Central def. Pierre, 25-23, 20-25, 25-18, 26-24 Aberdeen Christian def. North Central, 10-25, 25-13, 25-23, 26-24 Andes Central/Dakota Christian def. Freeman Academy/Marion, 25-16,...
September 26, 2019

Scoopers sweep Douglas in Thursday night Volleyball
STURGIS, S.D. - The Sturgis Scoopers swept Douglas in three sets in Thursday night volleyball action. The Scoopers won the first set 25-16, the second set 25-18 and the third set 25-14. Savannah Jones helped lead the Scoopers with 5 kills, 10 assists and 3 aces. Sarah Janz, Kyl...
September 26, 2019

Consoer and Jones win Hot Springs Cross Country event
HOT SPRINGS, S.D. - The Hot Springs Invitational Cross Country race was held Tuesday at Southern Hills Golf Course. Winning the boys race was Adam Consoer of Hot Springs, who finished in a time of 16 minutes, 59.77 seconds. Placing second was Sawyer Clarkson of Belle Fourche. W...
September 25, 2019

Tuesday Night, September 24, High School Soccer Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Tuesday, September 24, High School Soccer Scoreboard: BOYS SOCCER: Sturgis 2, St Thomas More 0 Rapid City Stevens 1, Rapid City Central 1 (DRAW) GIRLS SOCCER: Sturgis 0, St Thomas More 0 (DRAW) Rapid City Stevens 2, Rapid City Central 0...
September 25, 2019

Tuesday Night, September 24, High School Volleyball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Tuesday Night, September 24, high school volleyball scoreboard: Aberdeen Christian def. Waubay/Summit, 25-21, 26-24, 25-20 Andes Central/Dakota Christian def. Tripp-Delmont/Armour, 25-21, 25-22, 22-25, 26-24 Beresford def. Elk Point-Jefferson, 25-13, 25-...
September 24, 2019

Scooper Volleyball sweeps Spearfish Tuesday Night
STURGIS, S.D. - Sturgis won the first matchup with one of their biggest rivals Tuesday as they swept Spearfish in three straight sets in high school volleyball. The Scoopers won in sets of 25-16, 25-18, 25-21. Savannah Jones had a big night for the Scoopers, scoring 8 kills, 1...
September 24, 2019

Sturgis wins Dance, Hot Springs Cheer at Custer Invitational
CUSTER, S.D. - In competitive cheer and dance competition, Sturgis had a good turnout at the Custer Invitational. Sturgis won the Jazz, Pom and Hip Hop competition and placed fourth in Cheer. Hot Springs won Grand Champion Cheer and Sturgis, with their multiple first place fin...
September 24, 2019

Spearfish wins Black Hills Conference Golf Tournament
SPEARFISH, S.D. - The Spearfish Spartans captured the team title of the Black Hills Conference Golf Tournament Monday. The Spartans finished with a 330 to claim the crown. Custer was second with a 360 and St Thomas More finished in third with a 427. Winning individual medalist...
September 24, 2019

High School Softball - Stevens and Central gets wins
RAPID CITY, S.D. - In girls high school softball, Rapid City Stevens and Rapid City Central picked up wins over Douglas Monday night. Stevens scored four runs in the second inning and added three more in the third to role to a 11-3 victory. Rapid City Central pitched a shut out...
September 24, 2019

Monday Night, September 23, High School Volleyball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Monday Night, September 23, High School Volleyball Scoreboard: Alcester-Hudson def. Freeman Academy/Marion, 25-6, 25-9, 25-12 Dakota Valley def. Yankton, 25-12, 25-10, 25-12 Estelline/Hendricks def. Hamlin, 25-21, 25-12, 25-19 Garretson def. Flandreau I...
September 23, 2019

South Dakota Media Weekly High School Football Poll for Week of Sept. 23
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — The South Dakota Prep Media football polls for the week of Sept. 23 are listed below, ranking the top-five teams in each class. First-place votes received are indicated in parentheses.  Class 11AAA1. Brandon Valley (21) 3-1 112 1 2. SF Roosevelt (...
September 23, 2019

South Dakota Media Weekly High School Volleyball Poll for Week of Sept. 23
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — Here is the South Dakota media volleyball poll for the week of Sept. 23, 2019. Teams are listed with first place votes in parenthesis, record, points and previous ranking. Class AA 1. Watertown (11) 9-1 74 1 2. O'Gorman (3) 10-1 66 2 3. S.F. Washin...
September 23, 2019

Saturday Night, September 21, High School Volleyball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Saturday Night, September 21, High School Volleyball Scoreboard: Bowman County, N.D. def. Bison, 25-21, 25-10, 25-18 Clark/Willow Lake def. Wilmot, 25-13, 25-15, 25-12 Huron def. Aberdeen Central, 25-20, 25-21, 25-18 Lyman def. Bennett County, 25-17, 25...
September 21, 2019

BHSU Football falls to Adams State
SPEARFISH, S.D. – The Black Hills State University football team outscored Adams State University in the second half, but fell, 45-31, on Saturday afternoon. The Yellow Jackets (0-3, 0-3 RMAC) opened with a three-and-out, giving the Grizzlies (2-1, 2-1 RMAC) good field pos...
September 21, 2019

College Football - South Dakota St. beat Southern Utah; USD knocks off Northern CO
BROOKINGS, S.D. — Pierre Strong scored two touchdowns and the South Dakota State special teams blocked three kicks as the Jackrabbits beat Southern Utah 43-7 on Saturday night. Strong had 11 carries for 85 yards and a score and added a 45-yard touchdown catch. J'Bore Gibbs...
September 21, 2019

Saturday, September 21, High School Soccer Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Saturday night, September 21, High School Soccer Scoreboard: BOYS SOCCER: Sturgis 6, Hot Springs 0 Rapid City Stevens 2, Belle Fourche 0 Douglas/RC Christian 0, James Valley Christian 0 (DRAW) GIRLS SOCCER: Rapid City Stevens 8, Belle Fourche 0  ...
September 21, 2019

After overnight rain delay, Scoopers hold on to beat Douglas
STURGIS, S.D. - After being delayed overnight by a lightning storm, the Sturgis Scooper football game held on to beat Douglas 19-6 Saturday. All the scoring took place on Friday night, before a storm brought heavy rain, wind and lightning. The storm forced officials to postpone ...
September 21, 2019

Friday Night, September 20, High School Football Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Friday Night, September 20, High School Football Scoreboard: Alcester-Hudson 26, Gayville-Volin 8 Baltic 54, Menno/Marion 20 Bon Homme 36, Hanson 0 Brandon Valley 48, Rapid City Central 6 Bridgewater-Emery 57, McCook Central/Montrose 35 Britton-Hecla ...
September 20, 2019

Friday Night, September 20, High School Volleyball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Friday Night, September 20, High School Volleyball Scoreboard: Rapid City Quadrangular Sioux Falls Lincoln def. Rapid City Central, 25-21, 25-19, 25-20 Sioux Falls Roosevelt def. Rapid City Central, 25-19, 25-14, 25-20 Sioux Falls Roosevelt def. Rapid C...
September 20, 2019

Hill City wins competitive matchup with Sturgis
STURGIS, S.D. - The Hill City Rangers remained undefeated on the volleyball season with a 3-0 sweep of Sturgis Thursday. It wasn't easy though, as Sturgis played the Rangers tough in all three sets. The two teams exchanged the lead several times in the first set, which Hill Cit...
September 19, 2019

Thursday Night, September 19 High School Volleyball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Thursday Night, September 19, High School Volleyball Scoreboard: Aberdeen Roncalli def. Tiospa Zina Tribal, 25-15, 25-13, 25-12 Arlington def. Lake Preston, 25-10, 25-16, 25-13 Bridgewater-Emery def. Viborg-Hurley, 25-21, 25-18, 25-10 Chester def. Howar...
September 19, 2019

Thursday Night, September 19, Soccer Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Thursday Night, September 19, High School Soccer Scoreboard: BOYS SOCCER: Sturgis 2, Belle Fourche 1 Rapid City Central 5, St Thomas More 1 GIRLS SOCCER: Sturgis 0, Belle Fourche 0 (DRAW) Rapid City Central 2, St Thomas More 0  ...
September 19, 2019

Hardrockers win home opener by defeating Dickinson
RAPID CITY, S.D. The South Dakota School of Mines volleyball team defeated the Dickinson State Lady Blue Hawks 3-2 during a non-conference matching in Rapid City, SD. The Hardrockers captured the match with an exciting set 5 victory 15-7. That fifth deciding set was set up by ea...
September 19, 2019

Tuesday Night, September 17, High School Soccer Scoreboard
UNDATED - South Dakota High School Soccer scores from Tuesday, September 17:   BOYS SOCCER: Spearfish 4, Sturgis 1 Rapid City Stevens 10, St Thomas More 0 Rapid City Central 11, Hot Springs 1   GIRLS SOCCER: Rapid City Stevens 2, St Thomas More 0 Spearfish 4, S...
September 18, 2019

RC Central and Stevens win titles at Spearfish Invite Cheer and Dance Competition
SPEARFISH, S.D. - Rapid City Central won the grand champion cheer title at the Spearfish Invitational Tuesday night. The Cobblers finished ahead of the pack with a total point score of 200.5. Rapid City Stevens was second witha 172 and Winner was third with a 156. Rapid City S...
September 18, 2019

Golf - Spearfish wins home invitational
SPEARFISH, S.D. - The Spearfish Spartans won their home invitational Tuesday in high school golf action. Spearfish finished with a 331 with Rapid City Stevens in second one stroke back. Sam Grout of Spearfish won individual medalist honors with a 76. Adam Salter was second with...
September 18, 2019

Tuesday Night, September 17, High School Volleyball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Tuesday Night, September 17, High School Volleyball Scoreboard: Aberdeen Roncalli def. Hamlin, 25-12, 25-21, 25-17 Alcester-Hudson def. Centerville, 25-21, 25-16, 25-14 Baltic def. West Central, 25-11, 25-17, 25-20 Belle Fourche def. Broadus, Mont., 25-...
September 17, 2019

Scooper softball drops twin bill to Stevens and Central
RAPID CITY, S.D. - The Sturgis Scooper softball team dropped a pair of games in Rapid City Monday. In their first game, the Scoopers lost iin four innings to Rapid City Central 13-3. Central jumped out to a six run lead in the first inning and increased that lead to 7-1  b...
September 17, 2019

Monday Night, September 16, High School Volleyball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Monday Night, September 16, High School Volleyball Scoreboard: Colome def. Marty Indian, 25-8, 25-8, 25-11 Estelline/Hendricks def. Great Plains Lutheran, 20-25, 25-21, 25-22, 16-25, 15-9 Platte-Geddes def. Andes Central/Dakota Christian, 3-1 Redfield d...
September 16, 2019

Yellow Jackets stung by Orediggers; Western Colorado Surprises Hardrockers
GOLDEN, Colo. – The Black Hills State University football team fell to No. 17-ranked Colorado School of Mines, 52-7, on Saturday afternoon.   The Yellow Jackets (0-2, 0-2 RMAC) got the ball first and started off hot, getting two first downs and advancing 24 yards, bef...
September 14, 2019

Nelson, Johnson lead South Dakota St past Drake 38-10; USD falls to Sam Houston St
BROOKINGS, S.D. (AP) — Kanin Nelson threw two touchdown passes to Cade Johnson on Saturday and South Dakota State rolled to a 38-10 win over Drake. Pierre Strong and CJ Wilson both ran for more than 100 yards for the Jackrabbits (2-1), who won their 13th straight at home. ...
September 14, 2019

South Dakota High School Volleyball Scoreboard for Saturday, September 14
UNDATED - Here is your Saturday, September 14, High School Volleyball Scoreboard: Little Wound def. Crow Creek, 25-16, 25-22, 25-15 Northwestern def. Madison, 25-17, 25-15, 25-11 Red Cloud def. Todd County, 28-26, 22-25, 25-16, 25-11 Sioux Falls O'Gorman def. Mitchell, 25-10,...
September 14, 2019

Saturday, September 14, High School Soccer Scoreboard
UNDATED - South Dakota High School Soccer Scores for Saturday, September 14: BOYS SOCCER: St Thomas More 4, Belle Fourche 4 (DRAW) GIRLS SOCCER: St Thomas More 2, Belle Fourche (DRAW)...
September 14, 2019

Friday, September 13, High School Tennis scores
UNDATED - Scores from Friday, September 13, high school tennis: Rapid City Stevens 7, Harrisburg 2 Rapid City Stevens 7, Sioux Falls Washington 2 Rapid City Stevens 6, Sioux Falls Roosevelt 3 Watertown 9, Rapid City Central 0 Brookings 6, Rapid City Central 3...
September 14, 2019

College Volleyball - BHSU drops two; Hardrockers split
LUBBOCK, Texas – The Black Hills State University volleyball team dropped two matches at the Chap Classic on Friday. The Yellow Jackets (2-4) fell, 3-0, to the University of Texas-Permian Basin, and 3-1, to Lubbock Christian.   UTPB 3, BHSU 0 (25-21, 25-15, 25-17) In...
September 14, 2019

Friday Night, September 13, High School Soccer Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Friday Night, September 13, High School Soccer Scoreboard: BOYS SOCCER: Rapid City Stevens 3, Sturgis 0 GIRLS SOCCER: Rapid City Stevens 1, Sturgis 0...
September 14, 2019

Brookings outduels Sturgis in Scoopers home opener
STURGIS, S.D. - Brookings jumped out to a 14-0 lead on Sturgis, and was able to hold on for a 28-14 win in Friday night football. Both teams played a defensive battle the entire opening quarter until Brookings scored halfway through the second on a four yard run by QB Tanner She...
September 13, 2019

Friday Night, September 13, High School Football Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Friday Night, September 13, High School Football Scoreboard: Beresford 21, Sioux Falls Christian 18 Bridgewater-Emery/Ethan 21, Mt. Vernon/Plankinton 16 Britton-Hecla 40, Hamlin 7 Brookings 28, Sturgis Brown 14 Canistota 22, Howard 0 Canton 50, Pine R...
September 13, 2019

Thursday Night, September 12, High School Volleyball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Thursday Night, September 12, High School Volleyball Scoreboard: Avon def. Alcester-Hudson, 21-25, 25-10, 25-22, 24-26, 15-10 Brandon Valley def. Yankton, 25-9, 25-15, 25-13 Burke def. St. Mary's, Neb., 25-8, 25-11, 25-14 Centerville def. Flandreau Indi...
September 13, 2019

Soccer Scoreboard - Scooper boys and girls get Thursday night wins
UNDATED - Here is your Thursday Night, September 12, High School Soccer Scoreboard:   GIRLS SOCCERS Sturgis 10, Douglas/RC Christian 0 Lincoln 1, O’Gorman 0 Tea Area 3, Harrisburg 0 Vermillion 2, SF Christian 1 Watertown 3, Mitchell 0 BOYS SOCCER Sturgis 5, Dougl...
September 13, 2019

Custer wins team title at Douglas Invitational
BOX ELDER, S.D. - Custer won the team title at the Douglas Invitational Golf Tournament Thursday. Custer earned the top spot with a score of 186. Rapid City Stevens was second with a 189 and Hot Springs was third with a 222. Winning individual medalist honors was Alec Hemke of...
September 13, 2019

Rapid City Central wins own triangular
RAPID CITY, S.D. - In high school golf, Rapid City Central won their home trianglue Tuesday, claiming the team title with a score of 181. Douglas was second with a 206 and Hot Springs placed third one stroke back. Winning individual medalist honors was Alex Duran of Central. The...
September 11, 2019

St Thomas More upends Rapid City Stevens in girls tennis
RAPID CITY, S.D. - The St Thomas More girls tennis team picked up a nice win over Rapid City Stevens Tuesday. The Lady Cavaliers won four of six singles matches and two of three doubles matches. The Cavaliers won with a 6-3 score. In other tennis action Tuesday, Rapid City Cen...
September 11, 2019

Tuesday Night, September 10, High School Volleyball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is the Tuesday, September 10, High School Volleyball Scoreboard: Aberdeen Roncalli def. Waubay/Summit, 25-11, 25-13, 25-12 Bowman County, N.D. def. Harding County, 25-13, 21-25, 25-12, 25-19 Brandon Valley def. Mitchell, 25-15, 25-14, 25-14 Bridgewater-Emery de...
September 10, 2019

Tuesday Night, September 10, High School Soccer Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Tuesday Night, September 10, High School Soccer Scoreboard:   BOYS SOCCER: Sturgis 3, St Thomas More 2 Rapid City Stevens 1, Rapid City Central 0 Spearfish 3, Belle Fourche 2   GIRLS SOCCER Sturgis 1, St Thomas More 0 Rapid City Stevens 2...
September 10, 2019

Monday Night, September 9, High School Volleyball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Monday Night, September 9, High School Volleyball Scoreboard: Bison def. Mott-Regent, N.D., 18-25, 29-27, 25-17, 25-13 Garretson def. Hills-Beaver Creek, Minn., 21-25, 25-18, 25-23, 25-13 Oelrichs def. Crazy Horse, 25-16, 25-13, 23-25, 25-17...
September 9, 2019

South Dakota Media Football Poll for Week of Sept. 9
UNDATED - The South Dakota Prep Media football polls for the week of Sept. 9 are listed below, ranking the top-five teams in each class, record, total points and last week’s ranking. First-place votes received are indicated in parentheses.   Class 11AAA 1. SF Roosev...
September 9, 2019

South Dakota Media Volleyball Poll for Week of Sept. 9
UNDATED - Here is the South Dakota Media volleyball poll for the week of Sept. 9, 2019. Teams are listed with first place votes in parenthesis, record, total points and previous ranking. Class AAT1. Watertown (8)    7-1    76    1T1. ...
September 9, 2019

National Football League Week One Wrapup
UNDATED (AP) - The Baltimore Ravens have never been known as an offensive juggernaut, but that could be changing. The Ravens set numerous team records while ruining Brian Flores' first game as an NFL head coach, blowing out the Dolphins, 59-10 at Miami. Lamar Jackson completed hi...
September 9, 2019

BHSU and School of Mines drop season openers
SPEARFISH, S.D. – The Black Hills State University football team led Chadron State College, 17-0, at halftime, but the Eagles earned a 48-31 rivalry victory in the first game of the 2019 season. The Yellow Jackets (0-1) started with the ball, and Andrew Tovar, in his first...
September 8, 2019

Saturday Night, September 7, High School Volleyball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Saturday Night, September 7, high school volleyball scoreboard: Aberdeen Central def. Sturgis Brown, 25-15, 25-18, 25-13 Cheyenne East, Wyo. def. Rapid City Central, 25-15, 25-16 Pierre def. Spearfish, 25-14, 25-13, 25-14 Rapid City Christian def. Benne...
September 7, 2019

South Dakota High School Soccer Scoreboard for Saturday, September 7
UNDATED - Here is your Saturday, September 7, high school soccer scoreboard: BOYS SOCCER: Rapid City Stevens 2, Aberdeen Central 2 (DRAW) Rapid City Central 1, Pierre 0 Douglas/RC Christian 2, Freeman Academy 1 St Thomas More 2, James Valley Christian 2 (DRAW) GIRLS SOCCER:...
September 7, 2019

College Football - Oklahoma routs USD, SDSU beats Long Island
NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Jalen Hurts passed for 259 yards and three touchdowns in just over two quarters and No. 4 Oklahoma rolled past South Dakota 70-14 on Saturday night. It was Oklahoma's highest points total since scoring 79 in a victory over North Texas in 2007. CeeDee ...
September 7, 2019

BHSU Volleyball defeats Bulldogs, splits first matches of 2019; Hardrockers open with split
JOPLIN, Mo. – The Black Hills State University volleyball team opened the 2019 season splitting two matches at the Southern Invitational. In the first match of the day, and the year, the Yellow Jackets (1-1) took down Southwest Oklahoma State University (0-1), 3-1, before f...
September 7, 2019

Kirsch throws for three scores as Cavaliers defeat Sturgis
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Ryder Kirsch threw for three touchdowns and Ryan Wojcik ran for another as St Thomas More defeated Sturgis 27-8 Friday night. The Cavaliers scored first on a 10-yard pass play to Jack Green. The score came with 2:54 remaining in the first quarter. Kisch would...
September 7, 2019

Friday Night, September 6, High School Football Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Friday Night, September 6, High School Football Scoreboard: SOUTH DAKOTA SCORES:      Aberdeen Central 20, Rapid City Central 18      Alcester-Hudson 44, Centerville 0      Arlington/Lake P...
September 7, 2019

Friday Night, September 6, High School Volleyball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Friday Night, September 6, high school volleyball scoreboard: Aberdeen Central def. Spearfish, 25-13, 25-11, 25-16 Iroquois/Doland def. Flandreau Indian, 25-11, 25-13, 25-6 Winner def. Valentine, Neb., 25-20, 25-15, 25-18 Gillette, Wyo. Tournament Po...
September 7, 2019

Black Hills Classic Golf Tournament - Rapid City Stevens finishes first
STURGIS, S.D. - Rapid City Stevens finished atop the leader board at the Black Hills Classic Golf Tournament Friday. The Raiders finished with a low score of 313. Spearfish was second with a 3239 and Pierre was third with a 335. Ben Danne of Rapid City Stevens took top individu...
September 7, 2019

Thursday Night, September 5, High School Volleyball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Thursday Night, September 6, High School Volleyball Scoreboard: Aberdeen Christian def. Iroquois/Doland (VB), 25-13, 25-18, 25-13 Aberdeen Roncalli def. Deuel, 25-13, 25-11, 25-10 Avon def. Andes Central/Dakota Christian, 25-17, 25-20, 25-19 Brandon Val...
September 6, 2019

Thursday Night, September 6, High School Soccer Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Thursday Night, September 6, High School Soccer Scoreboard:   BOYS SOCCER Spearfish 3, Sturgis 1 SF Lincoln 2, Brookings 0 Vermillion 6, Freeman Academy 0 Sioux Falls Roosevelt 4, Harrisburg 0 Sioux Falls Christian 3, Tea Area 0   GIRLS S...
September 6, 2019

High School Golf Roundup - Douglas, RC Central take team titles
UNDATED - In High School Golf on Thursday, Rapid City Central claimed the team title of the Rapid City triangular. The Cobblers finished with a low score of 171 to claim first place. Spearfish was second with a 204 and Sturgis was third with a 242. Winning individual medalist h...
September 6, 2019

Packers down Bears as NFL begins 100th season
CHICAGO - The 100th NFL season has opened with a victory for the Green Bay Packers. Aaron Rodgers hit Jimmy Graham in the second quarter for the game's only touchdown as the Packers tripped the Bears, 10-3 in Chicago. Rodgers at times looked uncomfortable in the attack designed ...
September 6, 2019

High School Soccer - Scooper boys improve to 3-1 with win over RC Central
STURGIS, S.D. - In Tuesday night soccer, the Sturgis Scooper boys improved to 3-1 on the season with a big win over Rapid City Central. The Scoopers defeated the Cobblers 3-1 in Sturgis. Gabe Nelson, Jared Sailer and Kale Dennis all had goals for the Scoopers. The Scooper girl...
September 3, 2019

Tuesday Night, September 3, High School Volleyball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Tuesday Night, September 3, High School Volleyball Scoreboard: Andes Central/Dakota Christian def. Bon Homme, 25-17, 27-25, 20-25, 26-24 Beresford def. Baltic, 25-17, 23-25, 29-27, 17-25, 15-11 Bridgewater-Emery def. Howard, 25-13, 25-15, 25-11 Burke de...
September 3, 2019

South Dakota Media Football Poll for week of Sept 3
UNDATED - The South Dakota Prep Media football polls for the week of Sept. 3 are listed below, ranking the top-five teams in each class, record, total points and last week’s ranking. First-place votes received are indicated in parentheses. Class 11AAA 1. SF Roosevelt (22)...
September 3, 2019

South Dakota media Volleyball Poll for week of Sept. 3
UNDATED - Here is the South Dakota media volleyball poll for the week of Sept. 3, 2019. Teams are listed with first place votes in parenthesis, record, points and previous ranking. Class AA1. Watertown (15) 5-0 83 42. SF O'Gorman 4-1 51 33. S.F. Washington (2) 4-1 50 14. Brandon...
September 3, 2019

Football - Scoopers open season with loss to Pierre
PIERRE, S.D. - The top ranked Pierre Governors scored four times in the second quarter to take a commanding lead as they rolled to a 40-0 shutout of Sturgis Saturday night. Sturgis hung tight with Pierre in the first quarter. The Governors didn't get their first score until the ...
September 1, 2019

High School Volleyball Scoreboard - Scoopers drop two at Huron
HURON, S.D. - The Sturgis Scoopers wrapped up play at the Huron Invitational with two losses. The Scoopers fell to Mitchell 2-0 and lost to Watertown 2-0. The Scoopers also lost their two games on Friday to finish 0-4 at the tournament. The Scoopers are now 1-5 on the season. ...
September 1, 2019

South Dakota High School Soccer Scoreboard, Saturday August 31
UNDATED - South Dakota High School Soccer Scores for Saturday, August 31:   BOYS SOCCER: Mitchell 6, Douglas/RCC 4 O’Gorman 3, Watertown 1   GIRLS SOCCER: Mitchell 10, Douglas/RCC 0 West Central 1, St Thomas More 0...
September 1, 2019

High School Softball - Stevens downs SF Washington and Mitchell Saturday
MITCHELL, S.D. - In High School girls softball Saturday, Rapid City Stevens picked up a couple of wins. The Raiders defeated Sioux Falls Washington 10-2 and then rolled over Mitchell 12-2. In the win over the Warriors, Reilly Tschetter led the way with 3 hits and three R.B.I. ...
September 1, 2019

Girls Tennis - St Thomas More wins Rapid City Invitational
RAPID CITY, S.D. - The Rapid City Invitational wrapped up Saturday and St Thomas More captured four of six singles flights championships to win the team title. The Cavaliers finished with 192 points. Brandon Valley came in second with 150 and Rapid City Stevens placed third. Mit...
September 1, 2019

Friday Night, August 30, South Dakota High School Football Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Friday Night, August 30, High School Football Scoreboard: Alcester-Hudson 22, Estelline/Hendricks 20 Bennett County 33, Todd County 0 Bon Homme 34, Menno/Marion 12 Bridgewater-Emery 48, Elk Point-Jefferson 7 Britton-Hecla 52, Waverly-South Shore 0 Bro...
August 30, 2019

Friday Night, August 30, High School Volleyball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Friday Night, August 30, High School Volleyball Scoreboard: Aberdeen Central def. Rapid City Stevens, 28-26, 18-25, 25-13, 25-12 Brandon Valley def. Spearfish, 25-10, 25-12, 25-20 Cheyenne-Eagle Butte def. Standing Rock, N.D., 25-9, 25-19, 25-8 Rapid Ci...
August 30, 2019

Thursday, August 29, High School Soccer Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is the South Dakota High School Soccer Scoreboard from Thursday, August 29: Girls Soccer Rapid City Central 10, Douglas/RC Christian 0 Sioux Falls Lincoln 2, Sioux Falls Roosevelt 1 Yankton 2, O’Gorman 0 Boys Soccer Rapid City Central 3, Douglas/RC Chri...
August 30, 2019

Scooper Volleyball wins home opener over Hot Springs
STURGIS, S.D. - The Sturgis Scooper volleyball team won their home opener Thursday night with a 3-0 sweep of Hot Springs. The Scoopers won in three sets of 25-13, 25-13, 25-14. Sturgis got a good, all around team effort in the victory. Sarah Janz had 6 kills and 3 aces on the ...
August 29, 2019

Thursday Night, August 29, High School Volleyball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Thursday Night, August 29, High School Volleyball Scoreboard: Aberdeen Roncalli def. Milbank Area, 24-26, 25-13, 25-19, 25-18 Baltic def. Colman-Egan, 25-18, 15-25, 25-18, 25-20 Beresford def. Garretson, 25-12, 25-20, 28-26 Bon Homme def. Viborg-Hurley,...
August 29, 2019

Twins break homers on road record, get 2 in 3rd for 140
CHICAGO - The Minnesota Twins broke a major league record for most home runs on the road, getting back-to-back homers in the third inning for 140. Jake Cave led off the third with a solo shot off Chicago White Sox right-hander Dylan Cease to give AL Central leaders the record. T...
August 29, 2019

Status of Huskers' RB Washington could be game-time decision
LINCOLN, Neb. - Nebraska coach Scott Frost says the decision on whether running back Maurice Washington plays in the opener against South Alabama on Saturday might not be made until close to game time. Frost made the announcement Thursday about Washington, who faces pornography ...
August 29, 2019

Tuesday Night, August 27, High School Volleyball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Tuesday Night, August 27, High School Volleyball Scoreboard: Belle Fourche def. Sturgis Brown, 25-16, 25-21, 25-21 Beresford def. Canton, 25-22, 25-12, 25-17 Brandon Valley def. Sioux Falls Washington, 25-18, 25-13, 25-12 Castlewood def. Elkton-Lake Ben...
August 27, 2019

Tuesday Night, August 27, High school Soccer Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here are South Dakota High School Soccer Scores from Tuesday, August 27: BOYS SOCCER Sturgis 4, Belle Fourche 3 Douglas/RC Christian 5, Hot Springs 3 Spearfish 8, St Thomas More 1 GIRLS SOCCER Sturgis 2, Belle Fourche 1 Spearfish 3, St Thomas More 2  ...
August 27, 2019

Rapid City Stevens uses rally to beat cross town rival in softball
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Rapid City Stevens used a fourth inning rally to come back and beat cross town rival Rapid City Central in girls softball Monday. Taylor McSherry helped lead the fourth inning flurry with a two run home run that gave Stevens a lead they would not relinquish. ...
August 27, 2019

South Dakota High School Weekly Football Poll for week of August 26
UNDATED - The South Dakota Prep Media football polls for the week of Aug. 26 are listed below, ranking the top-five teams in each class, record and last week’s ranking. First-place votes received are indicated in parentheses. The polls in 11AAA, 11AA and 11A are unchanged f...
August 26, 2019

High school footballers clean up storm-hit South Dakota town
BURKE, S.D. — High school football players have been splitting their time between training and cleaning up debris after a tornado and straight line winds tore up their small South Dakota town. Winds of up to 100 mph (160 kph) destroyed a lumberyard, mangled the civic cente...
August 26, 2019

South Dakota High School Tennis Scores from Saturday, August 25
UNDATED - Here are area South Dakota High School Girls Tennis Scores from Saturday, August 25: Rapid City Stevens 9, Vermillion 0 Rapid City Stevens 7, Vermillion 2  ...
August 25, 2019

Elshere wins saddle bronc at Range Days Rodeo
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Rodeo action at the Central States Fair wrapped up Saturday night with a South Dakota cowboy winning the gold buckle in Saddle Bronc. J.J. Elshere of Hereford turned in an 84 point performance to capture the crown. Elshere drew Burch Rodeo's Charlotte's Rocke...
August 25, 2019

Cook's 85-yard TD highlights Vikings' 20-9 win vs. Cards
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — After finishing third-to-last in the league last season in rushing yards, the Minnesota Vikings are determined to re-establish a viable ground game. Dalvin Cook ought to be up for the task. The way their passing attack fared on Saturday against Arizona, ...
August 25, 2019

Wolford hits Greene for TD in Rams' 10-6 win over Broncos
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Brandon Allen passed for 162 yards, and Jalen Greene caught a 4-yard touchdown pass from John Wolford with 12:38 to play in the Los Angeles Rams' 10-6 preseason victory over the Denver Broncos on Saturday night. Both coaches sat nearly all of their start...
August 24, 2019

Luck announces retirement following Colts loss to Bears
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Andrew Luck watched one last game from the sideline Saturday. Then he said goodbye to the NFL. The Indianapolis Colts quarterback heard boos as he walked away from the field, then walked to the podium and made the surprise decision official. The oft-in...
August 24, 2019

Saturday Night, August 24, High School Soccer Scoreboard
UNDATED - South Dakota High School Soccer Scores for Saturday, August 24:   BOYS SOCCER: Rapid City Stevens 2, Sioux Falls Washington 2 (DRAW) Sioux Falls O'Gorman 3, Spearfish 1 Sioux Falls Lincoln 0, Rapid City Central 0 (DRAW) Sioux Falls Roosevelt 11, Douglas/RC Ch...
August 24, 2019

South Dakota High School Football Scoreboard for Friday, August 23
UNDATED - South Dakota High School Football Scoreboard for Friday, August 23: PREP FOOTBALL: Aberdeen Roncalli 26, Miller/Highmore-Harrold 0 Alcester-Hudson 44, Avon 0 Baltic 40, Elkton-Lake Benton 6 Bon Homme 18, Platte-Geddes 8 Bridgewater-Emery 49, Wagner 0 Burke 46, Ly...
August 23, 2019

Friday Night, August 23, High School Soccer Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here are High School Soccer scores from Friday, August 23: BOYS SOCCER Rapid City Stevens 1, Sioux Falls Lincoln 0 Sioux Falls Washington 2, Rapid City Central 0 Sioux Falls O'Gorman 8, Douglas/RC Christian 0 Sioux Falls Christian 6, St Thomas More 0 Groton Area 1...
August 23, 2019

Cress and Sundell share first place at PRCA Xtreme Broncs
RAPID CITY, S.D. - It was a tie at the top of the leaderboard at the PRCA Xtreme Bronc Challenge at the Central States Fair in Rapid City Thursday night. Reigning World Champion Wade Sundell shared the winner's trophy with Brody Cress as the two finished the challenge with a 178...
August 23, 2019

Golf Scoreboard - Rapid City Stevens wins West River Open Thursday
RAPID CITY, S.D. - The Rapid City Stevens Raiders captured the team title of the West River Open at Meadowbrook County Club Thursday. The Raiders finished on top with a score of 305. Aberdeen Central was second with a 315 and Spearfish was third with a 341. There was a one hole...
August 23, 2019

Injured reserve is a possibility for Broncos rookie QB
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. - Drew Lock says he's not sure when his sprained right thumb will allow him to throw a football again and Broncos coach Vic Fangio wouldn't rule out placing the rookie QB on injured reserve to start the season. Lock was injured in Denver's preseason loss to the ...
August 22, 2019

Xtreme Broncs Finals set for tonight at Central States Fair
RAPID CITY, SD – The first ever finals in a PRCA sanctioned saddle bronc match will see the chutes swing open on 24 bronc riders tonight at the Central States Fair. Ron Jeffries, CSF manager shares how the event came to be. “Rory Lemmel came up with the idea of creat...
August 22, 2019

Range Days Rodeo open with Military Appreciation Night
RAPID CITY, SD – The first of three PRCA performances get underway tonight at the Central States Fair and Range Days Rodeo. Between cowboys entered, added money and Burch Rodeo rough stock, there will be plenty of action in the arena, says Central States Fair Manager, Ron J...
August 21, 2019

South Dakota High School Soccer Scoreboard for August 20
UNDATED - South Dakota High School Soccer Scores from Tuesday, August 20: GIRLS SOCCER: Belle Fourche 10, Rapid City Christian/Douglas 0 Pierre 3, Spearfish 1 BOYS SOCCER: RC Christian/Douglas 4, Belle Fourche 1 St Thomas More 2, Hot Springs 1 Pierre 1, Spearfish 1 (DRAW)...
August 21, 2019

Custer wins team title at Hot Springs Invitational
HOT SPRINGS, S.D. - The Custer Wildcats won the team title at the Hot Springs Invitational at Southern Hills Golf Course Tuesday. The Wildcats finished with a low team score of 366. St Thomas More came in second with a 372 and Hot Springs was third with a 414. Chance Rasmusson ...
August 21, 2019

Custer wins team title at Sturgis Invitational
STURGIS, S.D. - The Custer Wildcats won the team title at the Sturgis Invitational Monday at Boulder Canyon Country Club. The Wildcats finished with a team score of 170. Rapid City Central with a 183 and Hot Springs was third with a 196. Sturgis finished with a team score of 249...
August 20, 2019

Softball - RC Central remains unbeaten with Monday win
RAPID CITY, S.D. - The Rapid City Central girl's softball team is off to a great start and remained unbeaten with a Monday win. The Cobblers defeated Dougla 14-1 in a three-inning contest. Peyton Bagley and Liana Culberson each had home runs and four R.B.I.'s to help lead the C...
August 20, 2019

South Dakota Media preseason football poll
UNDATED - The preseason South Dakota Prep Media football polls are listed below, ranking the top-five teams in each class ahead of the new season. First-place votes received are indicated in parentheses. Class 11AAA 1. Brandon Valley (22) 110 2. SF O’Gorman 70 3. SF Roo...
August 19, 2019

South Dakota media preseason volleyball poll
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Here is the South Dakota Media preseason volleyball poll for the 2019 season. Teams are listed with first place votes in parenthesis, points, and final 2018 ranking. CLASS AA Pts Pvs 1. S.F. Washington (6) 55 3 2. R.C. Steve...
August 19, 2019

Area athletes compete at 48th Annual 4H Finals Rodeo
FT PIERRE, S.D. - The 48th South Dakota 4H Finals Rodeo was held August 16th-18th in Fort Pierre. A total of 1173 youth ages 8-18 were enrolled for the 2019 4H Rodeo Season and 555 of those contestants qualified for the State Finals Rodeo. Kane Grant of Whitewood qualified and c...
August 19, 2019

Rapid City Central softball wraps up perfect weekend
UNDATED - Rapid City Central wrapped up a perfect weekend in girls softball as they picked up two more victories Saturday. The Cobblers defeated Brandon Valley 4-2 and rolled over Watertown 14-0. Rapid City Stevens, also in action, split their Saturday games. The Raiders earne...
August 18, 2019

High School Tennis - West River Invite wraps up
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Area tennis teams wrapped up play at the West River Invitational on Saturday. St Thomas More and Rapid City Christian wrapped up the invite with undefeated records. St Thomas More defeated Aberdeen Central, Rapid City Stevens and Rapid City Central. Christian...
August 18, 2019

Saturday Soccer Roundup - Central girls roll, Scooper boys fall to Huron
UNDATED - The Sturgis Scooper boys and girls soccer teams wrapped up a weekend trip in Huron with a loss and a tie. After a win over Mitchell on Friday, the Scooper boys dropped a 4-0 game to the Tigers. The Scooper girls and Huron played to a scoreless tie. The Scooper boys ar...
August 18, 2019

Scooper boys soccer open season with win; girls fall
MITCHELL, S.D. - The Sturgis Scooper girls soccer team opened the season with a tough loss to Mitchell on Friday. The Scoopers got shut out by the Kernels 4-0. Mia Mullenmeister scored both of Mitchell’s goals in the first half, while Ava Zilla netted a pair after the bre...
August 17, 2019

Girls Tennis opens with West River Invitational
RAPID CITY, S.D. – The girls high school tennis season began Friday with several area teams playing in the West River Invitational in Rapid City. Here are final results from Friday's action: St. Thomas More 8, Aberdeen Central 1 RC Christian 9, RC Central 0 Madison 9, S...
August 17, 2019

Central, Stevens open with softball wins Friday
RAPID CITY, S.D. – Rapid City Central opened the high school softball season on Friday with wins over Watertown and Brandon Valley. The Cobblers defeated Watertown 9-0, followed by a win over Brandon Valley 6-0. Katie Paris helped lead Central in both games. In the first ...
August 17, 2019

Scooper Soccer readies for 2019 season
STURGIS, S.D. – The Sturgis Scooper girls and boys soccer teams are ready to open up the season, and will travel for their first two games of the season. Both Scoopers girls and boys will play at Mitchell on Friday and Huron at Saturday. The Scooper girls team is coached ...
August 15, 2019

Baseball gets early jump in 2020 with March 26 openers
NEW YORK - Major League Baseball will open its 2020 season on March 26, its earliest start other than international games. The schedule also features an April series in Puerto Rico between the New York Mets and Miami Marlins. Globe Life Field, the new home of the Texas Rangers, ...
August 12, 2019

Lynch gets his revenge as Seahawks top Broncos 22-14
SEATTLE - Paxton Lynch threw for one score and ran for another against his former team as part of an impressive second-half performance, leading the Seattle Seahawks to a 22-14 win over the Denver Broncos on Thursday night. Competing with Geno Smith for the backup job behind Ru...
August 9, 2019

Little League - Canyon Lake loss ends their season
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. - The Canyon Lake Little League All Stars saw their season come to an end Tuesday with a 5-2 loss to Missouri. The Missouri team, out of Webb City, scored four runs in the first and added an extra run for security as they stayed alived in the tournament and se...
August 7, 2019

Little League Regional - Canyon Lake drops opening game
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. - The Canyon Lake Little League All Stars dropped their opening game Sunday at the Midwest Regional in Indianapolis. Minnesota jumped on top early and never relinquished the lead as they cruised to an 8-4 win. The team from Coon Rapids score five runs in the ...
August 5, 2019

Spearfish Sasquatch drop season finale to Wheat City
WHEAT CITY - The Spearfish Sasquatch dropped their season finale to Wheat City on Sunday. The Whiskey Jacks shut out the Sasquatch 2-0. Blake Fitzgerald and Jayden Kay each had two hits to help lead Wheat City to the win. Austin Trahan brought in one run for the Whiskey Jacks. ...
August 5, 2019

Fangio coaches after kidney stone issue, Denver wins
CANTON, Ohio (AP) — For a while Thursday, Vic Fangio didn't know if his long-awaited debut as a head coach would happen in the Hall of Fame game. Fangio finished team meetings, then headed to a hospital because of a kidney stone. Though determined to lead his new team, the...
August 2, 2019

Spearfish Sasquatch close home schedule with victory
SPEARFISH, S.D. - The Spearfish Sasquatch wrapped up their 2019 home schedule with a 9-5 win over Wheat City Thursday night. Spearfish scored five runs in the fifth inning to take a commanding 6-0 lead. The Whiskey Jacks would get 3 runs across, but no more. Chad Call and Daw...
August 2, 2019

Sturgis cowboy wins gold at Cheyenne Frontier Days
CHEYENNE, WY – The ‘grand daddy of ‘em all,” turned out to be just that for Sturgis, SD steer wrestler Eli Lord who won the gold buckle at the historic Cheyenne Frontier Days Rodeo that wrapped up July 28, 2019. It was a mixed performance for Eli Lord who...
August 1, 2019

Rapid City Post 22 continues to roll at state tournament with win over Mitchell
MITCHELL, S.D. - The Rapid City Post 22 Hardhats stayed alive at the state tournament with a 6-4 win over Mitchell Sunday. Mitchell would jump on top early, scoring a run in the first and third. But, Post 22 would answer with two of their own in the third and following that up w...
July 29, 2019

Post 22 stays alive at state tournament with win over Watertown
MITCHELL, S.D. - Rapid City Post 22 stayed alive at the State American Legion Baseball Tournament by beating Watertown 3-2 Saturday. Watertown led 2-1 heading into the bottom of the seventh and that's when the Hardhats scored two runs to capture the win. Drew Messer had 2 hits ...
July 27, 2019

School of Mines announces new women's basketball coach
RAPID CITY, S.D. - South Dakota School of Mines Athletics Director Joel Lueken is pleased to announce the hiring of Jeri Jacobson as the new Hardrocker women's basketball coach effective Aug. 4. Jacobson, a former assistant at the University of Idaho, becomes the fourth head coac...
July 27, 2019

Scores from the first day of the American Legion Jr. Tournament
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Here are scores from the first  day of action at the South Dakota American Legion State Jr. Legion Tournament. Rapid City Post 22 Expos defeated Sioux Falls Post 15 East 9 to 1. Rapid City Post 320 Shooter edged Sioux Falls Post 15 West 4 to 3. Renner P...
July 27, 2019

Yankton beats Post 22 to open state American Legion Baseball Tournament
MITCHELL, S.D. - Rapid City Post 22 opened the 2019 South Dakota American Legion State Class A Senior Baseball Tournament with a 4-1 loss to Yankton Post 12. The two teams were scoreless until the bottom of the second inning when Post 22 scored a run. But Yankton would answer i...
July 26, 2019

RC Rush to partner with Coyotes of the NHL
RAPID CITY, S.D. The Rapid City Rush organization is proud to announce an agreement to serve as the ECHL affiliate of the NHL’s Arizona Coyotes for a two-year term.  The affiliation is the third time in the team’s previous five ECHL seasons that it will serve as ...
July 26, 2019

Bracket set for 2019 South Dakota American Legion State Baseball Tournament
UNDATED - The bracket has been set for the 2019 South Dakota American Legion State Class A Baseball Tournament. Region 3A Champions Rapid City Post 22 will play the first game of the tournament on Friday as they play the Region 2A runner up Yankton Post 12. That game begins at 1...
July 24, 2019

Canyon Lake wins State Little League Championship game
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Canyon Lake needed just five innings to run past Brandon Valley in the South Dakota Little League Championship game Monday evening. Canyon Lake rolled to an 18-6 win. Jhett Peterson helped lead Canyon Lake with a pinch-hit second inning grand slam that broke ...
July 23, 2019

Post 22 wins Region 3A Tournament with victory over Pierre
PIERRE, S.D. - After having already claimed a berth in the state tournament, Rapid City Post 22 capped off a perfect weekend by winning the region 3A tournament with a 7-2 victory over Pierre Sunday. Post 22 wasted no time putting runs up on Post 8. The Hardhats scored two right...
July 21, 2019

Little League - Canyon Lake to play in title game Monday
RAPID CITY, S.D. - In little league tournament action, Canyon Lake defeated Capital City 7-2 Saturday to earn an automatic berth into the South Dakota Little League baseball tournament championship game. Cnayon Lake will play Brandon Valley, who ended Pierre's season with a 15-5...
July 21, 2019

Rapid City Post 22 earns trip to state tournament
PIERRE, S.D. - Rapid City Post 22 hung on to beat Pierre Saturday to win an automatic bid to the state tournament in Mitchell next weekend. The Hardhats won 7-5 at Hyde Stadium. Blake Weaver helped lead the Hardhats with two hits and two R.B.I. Jace Caldwell added a hit and two...
July 21, 2019

Rapid City Post 320 ends Sturgis season at Region Tournament
PIERRE, S.D. - The Sturgis Titans saw their season come to an end with a 17-7 loss to Rapid City Post 320 at the Region Tournament Saturday afternoon. Sturgis struck first in the top of the first inning, taking a 2-0 lead on the Stars. But the Stars would answer in the bottom ...
July 20, 2019

Rapid City Post 22 drops Sturgis in opening game of Region tournament
PIERRE, S.D. - The South Dakota American Legion Region 3A Tournament opened Friday as Post 22 dropped Sturgis 13-3. Sturgis scored first on the Hardhats in the top of the first as Ridge Inhofer scored on a Nick Anderson grounder to make it 1-0. The Titans lead was short lived, ...
July 19, 2019

Canyon Lake, Harney advance to state little league tournament
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Over three inches of rain fell Sunday during the Little League Playoffs in Rapid City Sunday. The rain forced the game from Canyon Lake Field to Rushmore Fields where Harney defeated Timberline 9-5 to advance to the state tournament next weekend in Rapid City....
July 15, 2019

Titans win Douglas woodbat tournament
DOUGLAS, Wyo. - The Sturgis Titans crushed Wheatland Sunday to win first place in the Bolln Memorial Woodbat Tournament in Douglas, Wyoming. The Titans cruised to a 19-9 win. Sturgis finishes the tournament undefeated. The Titans will play Spearfish Tuesday night for the regu...
July 14, 2019

Gopher Classic - Post 22 splits, Post 320 wins two
UNDATED - Rapid City Post 22 wrapped up play at the Gopher Classic Sunday with a win and a loss. The Hardhats defeated Napoloeon Post 300 out of Ohio 12-4 but lost to Manitoba, Canada 4-3. In their win, Bransen Kuehl and Jace Caldwell each had 3 hits and Mason Messinger and Ale...
July 14, 2019

Sturgis wins two; stays undefeated at Douglas Tournament
DOUGLAS, Wyo. - The Sturgis Titans remained undefeated at the Douglas Tournament with two more wins on Saturday. In their first game of the day, the Titans defeated Cheyenne 6-1. Sturgis scored one run in the top of the first, three in the third and additional runs in the sixth...
July 13, 2019

Post 22 defeats Tri-City at Gopher Clasic; Post 320 drops two
UNDATED - Rapid City Post 22 continued to roll at the Gopher Classic with a 7-2 win over Tri-City, Minnesota Saturday. The Hardhats scored two runs in the first and second, two in the fourth and one in the sixth. Tri-City's two runs came in the bottom of the sixth. Bransen Kue...
July 13, 2019

Little League Sub-Districts - Harney advances to title game
RAPID CITY, S.D. - At the Little League Sub-District's Friday, Harney defeated Timberline 8-2 to punch their ticket to this weekend's title game. Harney scored five runs in all five innings played and starting pitcher Mason Brooks got the win. That game was part of the B Bracke...
July 13, 2019

Sturgis Titans open Douglas tournament with win over Torrington
DOUGLAS, Wyo. - The Sturgis Titans held Torrington to just one run and opened the Douglas Tournament with a 4-1 win Friday. Sturgis scored one in the fourth, two in the fifth and another run in the sixth. Zach Hess and Devin Odle each had 2 hits and an R.B.I. to help lead the T...
July 12, 2019

Rapid City Post 22 opens Gopher Classic with two wins; Post 320 victorious
UNDATED - Rapid City Post 22 opened the Gopher Classic with a pair of victories Friday. Post 22 defeated Lino Lakes, Minnesota 4-2 and defeated Chanhassen, Minnesota 3-2. In the first game, Matt Hegre and Ryan Bachman each had two hits to help lead the Hardhats. Jake Goble got ...
July 12, 2019

Sturgis to host Rumble at Rally Point wrestling event
STURGIS, S.D. - More than 40 wrestlers are taking part in an exhibition wrestling event in downtown Sturgis Friday, July 12. The Rumble at Rally Point will feature Sturgis wrestlers taking on opponents from Gillette, Wyoming. Sturgis Wrestling head coach Mike Abell says he's ex...
July 12, 2019

Hastings drops Spearfish in Thursday night Expedition League play
SPEARFISH, S.D. - The Hastings Sodbusters scored a 6-5 win over the Spearfish Sasquatch Thursday night. Hastings took the lead for good in the seventh inning, using good defensive play to get the win. Grady Wright and Jaxon Rosencranz helped lead Spearfish with two hits and two...
July 12, 2019

West River Sub-District Little League Tournament opens Thursday
RAPID CITY, S.D. - It's Little League postseason time, and area teams opened up play in the West River Sub-District's Thursday in Rapid City. Winning their first round games were Canyon Lake, Harney and Timberline. In the A Bracket, Canyon Lake shut out Rushmore 10-0 and will p...
July 12, 2019

Sasquatch score on wild pitch to edge Hastings
SPEARFISH, S.D. - The Spearfish Sasquatch used an errant throw at home plate to score the winning run in Wednesday night Expedition League action. Hastings led 6-4 in the bottom of the seventh when Chad Call hit a double that brought home Barron Holtz and advance Jaxon Rosencran...
July 11, 2019

Spearfish Post 164 gets sweep of Torrington
SPEARFISH, S.D. - Spearfish Post 164 swept Torrington in an American Legion Baseball doubleheader Wednesday. In game one, Spearfish rolled to a 16-1 victory in five innings. Post 164 scored seven runs in the second and added another seven runs in the fifth to end the game early...
July 11, 2019

For second time this season, Post 22 defeats Post 320
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Rapid City Post 22 made Tuesday night's much anticipated matchup with Post 320 a one-sided affair. The Hardhats scored runs in five innings and ended the game early with an 11-1 runaway over the Stars. Post 22 scored two runs in the first, one in the second, ...
July 10, 2019

Sturgis Titans split doubleheader with Dickinson
STURGIS, S.D. - Sturgis split a pair of games with Dickinson at Strong Field Monday night -- the final home games of the year for the Titans. In game one, Sturgis scored seven runs in the bottom of the fifth to beat the Roughriders 15-5. Dickinson scored first as a double by J...
July 8, 2019

Hub City drops Spearfish Sasquatch
ABERDEEN, S.D. - The hub City Hot Shots outslugged the Spearfish Sasquatch 7-4 Sunday in Expedition League play. The Hot Shots were able to score 3 big runs in the first inning and added four more to pull away. Spearfish outhit the Hot Shots, but the Hub City defense played we...
July 8, 2019

Post 320 drops doubleheader to Alliance
ALLIANCE, Neb. - After defeating Sturgis on Saturday, Rapid City Post 320 traveled down to Alliance, Nebraska, where they dropped two games to Post 7. Alliance won  game one 5-1 and game two 3-2. In game one, Ian Krump and J.T. Kostenbauer helped lead the Stars with 2 hits...
July 8, 2019

Rapid City Post 22 downs Yankton in Sunday matchup
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Rapid City Post 22 came back to beat Yankton 503 Sunday to complete a three-game sweep. The Hardhats were led by Ryan Bachman, who finished with 3 R.B.I.'s along with a homerun. Post 22 trailed Yankton 3-0 before putting together the comeback. Starting pitch...
July 8, 2019

Rodeo - 100th Black Hills Roundup wraps up Saturday
BELLE FOURCHE, S.D. - The 100th edition of the Black Hills Roundup wrapped up Saturday with an exceptional rodeo performance. In the bull riding, Daylon Swearingen cashed in with a 90 point ride on Powder River Rodeo's Cinnamon Kat. The Rochelle, Georgia cowboy was pleased wit...
July 7, 2019

Sturgis drops two games Saturday to Williston and Post 320
RAPID CITY, S.D. - The Sturgis Titans dropped two games Saturday; an 8-3 loss to Williston and a 9-5 loss to Rapid City Post 320. In the first game against the Keybirds, Williston jumped out to a 2-0 lead as Chris Sathe scored on an errant throw and Brady Aberle scored on a sacr...
July 6, 2019

Post 22 sweeps Yankton in Saturday doubleheader
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Rapid City Post 22 picked up a pair of wins over Yankton in a Saturday twin bill. Post 22 won game one 4-0, shutting out Post 12. Matthew Hegre helped lead the Hardhats with 2 hits and 2 R.B.I.'s. Hunter Tillery pitched all 7 innings for Post 22, allowing ...
July 6, 2019

Western Nebraska keeps the Sasquatch runless Tuesday night
UNDATED - Western Nebraska shut out Spearfish 5-0 in Expedition League Baseball play Tuesday night. The Pioneers and Sasquatch went scoreless until the seventh inning. That's when the Pioneers scored a run and added four more in the eighth to get the win. Z Westley helped lead ...
July 3, 2019

Rapid City Post 22 rolls over Missoula at Firecracker Tuesday
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Rapid City Post 22 kept their hopes for a championship game within reach thanks to a 9-1 rout of Missoula at the Firecracker Tournament Tuesday night. The game was delayed an hour and a half due to a thunderstorm, but when the game resumed, Post 22 brought out...
July 3, 2019

Sturgis shuts out Spearfish Post 164 Monday Night
STURGIS, S.D. - Sturgis Post 33 scored a shut out over Spearfish Post 164 Monday night with a 7-0 win. Sturgis started the scoring in the second inning as Kelton Olson brought home Josh West with a hit and Carl Nash came home from third base on an errant pitch. Sturgis added 3 ...
July 1, 2019

Post 22 outlasts Premier West, CO at Firecracker
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Rapid City Post 22 scored two runs in the fifth that wold prove to be the difference as they defeated Premier West out of Colorado 6-4 at the Firecracker Tournament Monday night. The Hardhats scored a run in the second, two in the third, a run in the fourth an...
July 1, 2019

Sturgis Titans drop DSU Tournament semifinal to McCook/Miner Sunday
MADISON, S.D. - The Sturgis Titans wrapped up play at the Dakota State Baseball Classic with a 4-2 loss to McCook/Miner Sunday. Sturgis took a 2-0 lead in to the bottom of the fourth, where McCook/Miner tied the game. McCook/Miner would then add another run in the fifth and si...
June 30, 2019

Post 320 falls short in extra innings in loss to Westco
UNDATED - The Westco Zephyers scored two runs in the eightht inning to edge Rapid City Post 320 7-6 Sunday. The Stars rallied in the bottom of the seventh to tie the game and then scored a run in the bottom eighth only to fall a little short. J.T. Kostenbauer had a big game for...
June 30, 2019

Spearfish rolls past Casper 803 Ssaturday in Expedition League play
SPEARFISH, S.D. - The Spearfish Sasquatch ccarried a 3-2 lead into the fifth inning and ran away from Casper down the stretch to pick up an 8-3 win in Expedition League Baseball. Spearfish scored first as Dawson Martin came home on a walk and a wild pitch brought home Luke Lampr...
June 30, 2019

Rapid City Post 22 opens Firecracker with two losses
RAPID CITY, S.D. - The annual firecracker tournament didn't open well for Rapid City Post 22. The Hardhats dropped their first two games to Catalyst, Colorado and Terre Haute, Indiana. Post 22 fell to Catalyst 8-2 and dropped a heartbreaker, 11-10 game to Terre Haute. The Hard...
June 30, 2019

Sturgis wins twice at DSU Tournament Saturday
MADISON, S.D. - The Sturgis Titans remained unbeated at the Dakota State Tournament with two hard fought victories Saturday. In their first game, the Titans edged Tracy, Minnesota 7-6. Sturgis scored five runs in the fifth inning to take a 6-3 lead. Tracy would come right back, ...
June 29, 2019

Rapid City Post 320 loses to Mitchell; defeats Rock Springs
UNDATED - Rapid City Post 320 split a pair of games Saturday. In their first game of the day, the Stars dropped a 4-1 game to Mitchell Post 18. Mitchell scored all four of their runs in the first inning and allowed one Post 320 run in 4 hits. Renn Svenson had two of the four P...
June 29, 2019

Legion Baseball - Titans edge Redfield; Post 320 shuts out Emmanuel
MADISON, S.D. - The Sturgis Titans oepned up play at the Dakota State Tournament Friday with a 2-1 win over Redfield Post 92. Sturgis scored a run in the fifth and another in the seventh. Carl Nash had 2 hits to help lead the Titans and Ridge Inhofer added an R.B.I. Devin Odle...
June 28, 2019

Pierre sweeps three game series with Spearfish
PIERRE, S.D. - The Pierre Trappers won their third straight over Spearfish Thursday night, sweeping away the three game series from the Sasquatch. Pierre scored 3 runs off 6 hits and picked up a 3-1 win. Spearfish actually outhit the Trappers 9-6, but the Pierre defense kept th...
June 28, 2019

Sheridan runs past Post 320 at Wyoming tournament
GILLETTE, Wyo. - Sheridan scored 18 runs on 15 hits and ran past Rapid City Post 320 in the first day of the Hladky Tournament in Gillette Thursday. Post 320 only managed two hits all game as they fell 18-2 in five innings. Post 320 will play the Billings Scarlets on Friday as ...
June 28, 2019

Mitchell Post 18 shuts out Sturgis Post 33 Thursday night
STURGIS, S.D. - Mitchell Post 18 shut out Sturgis Thursday night in a 6-0 victory. It was a pitching dual until the third inning when Mitchell used two Sturgis errors to put three runs on the board. Mitchell would add another run in the fifth and two in the sixth. Mitchell pi...
June 27, 2019

Rapid City Post 22 sweeps Pierre in Wednesday night double header
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Rapid City Post 22 picked up a pair of wins in a sweep of Pierre Wednesday night. In game one, the Hardhats rolled to a 12-2 victory in five innings. In the second game, the Hardhats were dominate again in a 13-4 win. Post 22 next plays Saturday as they open...
June 27, 2019

Ropers, steer wrestlers boycott CFD over new tournament style format
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Some professional cowboys say they will boycott this year's Cheyenne Frontier Days rodeo because of the new, tournament style format the "Daddy of 'em All" adopted in roping and steer wrestling events. Under the new format, slack will now become a qua...
June 26, 2019

Postt 22 sweeps Mitchell, Post 320 falls to Pierre in two
UNDATED - Rapid City Post 22 picked up a couple of victories Tuesday, sweeping Mitchell Post 18. In game one, Post 22 allowed just one run in a 5-1 win. In game two, the Hardhats pitched a no-hitter in a 5-0 win. Jake Goble pitched the no-hitter for Post 22. Meanwhile, Post 3...
June 26, 2019

Spearfish Sasquatch open series with Trappers with a win
SPEARFISH, S.D. - The Spearfish Sasquatch opened up a series with Pierre on a high note -- a 9-5 victory Monday night. Z Westley helped lead the Sasquatch by hitting two home runs -- a solo shot in the third and a two run homer in the seventh. Brent Richey also added a homer fo...
June 25, 2019

Billings Upper Deck wins Sturgis Tournament with 7-6 win over Titans
STURGIS, S.D. - A three-run homerun was the difference as Billings Upper Deck held off the Sturgis Titans 7-6 in the Sturgis Baseball Rally Championship game Sunday. Sturgis struck first, scoring three runs in the first inning. David Anderson's double brought home Zach Hess and ...
June 23, 2019

Colorado Lightning shut out Post 320
UNDATED - The Colorado Lightning allowed five hits but made sure none of them scored as they shut out Rapid City Post 320 Sunday. The Lightning also wasted no time putting runs on the board, scoring 3 in the top of the first inning followed by two in the third and one in the fif...
June 23, 2019

Sturgis routs Newcastle at home tourney
STURGIS, S.D. - Sturgis scored early for a second night in a row, and rolled to a 13-0 win over Newcastle at their home baseball tourney Saturday night. The Titans jumped on the Dogies early, scoring four runs in the first. But, it was the fourth inning that put the game away as...
June 22, 2019

Rapid City Post 22 splits Saturday's games at Creighton Tournament
OMAHA, Neb - Post 22 split a pair of games to finish out the Creighton Prep Pre-Regional Tourney Saturday. In their first game, Post 22 played the Hopkins, Minnesota Flyers. The Hardhats won 5-3 after falling behind 2-0 in the first inning. Post 22 scored 3 runs in the second, ...
June 22, 2019

Raid City Post 320 picks up Saturday win over Post 43
UNDATED - Rapid City Post 320 defeated the Post 43 Giants from Jackson, Wyoming Saturday night 12-2. The Stars scored 7 runs in three innings to take a commanding lead they wouldn't relinquish. The Giants scored a run in the third and fourth, but a five run inning by Post 320 ...
June 22, 2019

Post 320 wins two at Billings Tournament
BILLINGS, Mont. - Rapid City Post 320 won two games at the Goldsmith Gallery Tournament in Billings Friday. Post 320 opened up the day with a 5-3 win over the Washington Shockers. The Stars scored 3 in the fourth and 2 in the sixth. Renn Svenson helped lead Post 320 with two ...
June 21, 2019

Sturgis opens home tournament with 11-1 win over Douglas, WY
STURGIS, S.D. - The Post 33 Titans opened the Sturgis Baseball Rally with an 11-1 win over Douglas, Wyoming. Sturgis opened the game with 7 runs in the bottom of the first inning. Starting pitcher for Douglas Sam Renner only lasted for two-thirds of an inning after allowing th...
June 21, 2019

Post 22 gets 7-4 win over Gillette at Nebraska tournament
UNDATED - Rapid City Post 22 picked up a tournament win Friday afternoon in Nebraska. Post 22 defeated Gillette Post 42 7-4 at the Creighton tournament in Omaha. Gillette led the Hardhats by a run headed into the bottom of the sixth inning. That's when Post 22 exploded for 6 ru...
June 21, 2019

New format at Wyoming rodeo riles cowboys
CHEYENNE, Wyo. - Some rodeo circuit cowboys say they will boycott this year's Cheyenne Frontier Days rodeo because of the new, tournament style format the "Daddy of 'em All" adopted in roping and steer wrestling events. Under the new format, slack will now become a qualifying ro...
June 21, 2019

Post 22 beats Fort Collins Thursday at Nebraska Tournament
RAPID CITY, S.D. – Rapid City Post 22 beat Fort Collins, Colorado in action today at the Creighton Prep Tournament in Omaha. The Hardhats outslugged the Lobos 6-4. The Hardhats scored 3 runs in the first after the Lobos began the game with a 2-run lead. Post 22 would the...
June 20, 2019

Iowa fires volleyball coach, cooperating with NCAA
IOWA CITY, Iowa — Iowa fired volleyball coach Bond Shymansky on Wednesday, saying an independent investigation by an outside law firm determined he committed a major NCAA rules violation. Iowa said Shymansky intentionally provided an impermissible benefit to a prospect who...
June 20, 2019

2019 South Dakota High School Football Championships to be held in Brookings
PIERRE, S.D. - Following significant exploration and discussion, the SDHSAA Board of Directors has approved playing the 2019 SDHSAA Football Championships at Dana J. Dykhouse Stadium on the campus of South Dakota State University in Brookings. Due to a Saturday home game for SDSU...
June 20, 2019

Legion Baseball - Post 22, Post 320 open tournament action
UNDATED - Rapid City Post 22 started play at the Creighton Prep Classic in Omaha with a victory Wednesday. The Hardhats scored nine runs in the fifth inning to roll over Renner Post 307 11-3. Drew Messer helped lead Post 22 with two hits and three R.B.I.'s. Meanwhile, Post 320...
June 20, 2019

Spearfish wraps up series with Casper with win
CASPER, Wyo. - The Spearfish Sasquatch wrapped up their series with Casper with a 5-3 win Tuesday night in Expedition League Baseball. The Sasquatch rallied with two runs in the seventh and another in the eighth to grab the win after the Horseheads had taken a 3-2 advantage. Au...
June 19, 2019

Sturgis Titans wrap up Williston Tournament with win
WILLISTON, N.D. - The Sturgis Titans wrapped up play at the Williston Tournament with an 8-4 win over Miles City. The Outlaws scored two runs to start the game, but Sturgis would answer with 3 runs in the bottom of the first. The Titans would add three more in the second and two...
June 17, 2019

Legion Baseball - Post 22 and Post 320 drop Sunday games
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Rapid City Post 22 wrapped up weekend play with a 7-1 loss to Norfolk, Nebraska in Sioux Falls. Norfolk jumped out to a quick 3-0 lead after one inning and added runs in the second, fourth, sixth and seventh innings. Post 22 didn't get a run unti the sixth. T...
June 16, 2019

South Dakota Cowboys and Cowgirls punch tickets to National Finals as SDHS Rodeo wraps up
BELLE FOURCHE, S.D. - The top four South Dakota cowboys and cowgirls punched their tickets to the upcoming National Finals as the South Dakota High School Rodeo Finals wrapped up in Belle Fourche Saturday. The top four athletes in each event get automatic berths to the prestigio...
June 16, 2019

Champion crowned at 71st CNFR in front of capacity crowd
CASPER, Wyoming - The 71st annual College National Finals Rodeo (CNFR) crowned 2019 individual, all-around and team champions during the final round of competition Saturday at the Casper Events Center. In the nine individual events and in the all-around, those ranked first when ...
June 16, 2019

Spearfish edges Hastings in Expedition League play
SPEARFISH, S.D. - The Spearfish Sasquatch remain in first place as they edged Hastings 7-6 in Expedition League play Saturday night. The Sasquatch fell behind 3-0 early, but then scored seven straight runs to take a lead they wouldn't relinquish. Josue Rangel led the Sasquatch ...
June 16, 2019

Spearfish Post 164 loses two at Black Hills Classic
SPEARFISH, S.D. - Spearfish Post 164 dropped a couple of games at the Black Hills Classic on Saturday. In game one, Post 164 fell to the 406 Flyers 9-1 and in the second game, lost to the Casper Crush 12-2. Spearfish is back in action Sunday as the Black Hills Classic continues...
June 16, 2019

Post 320 rolls over Alliance Post 7 Saturday
RAPID CITY, S.D. - The Rapid City Post 320 Stars got a 10-2, five inning win over Alliance Post Saturday.post 320 jumped up early on Post 7, scoring 5 runs in the first inning. The Stars would add 4 in the third and one in the fourth. Wyatt Hunt had 2 hits and 2 R.B.I.'s to he...
June 15, 2019

Rapid City Post 22 wins two Saturday at Dakota Classic
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. - The Rapid City Post 22 Hardhats won two at the Dakota Classic Tournament in Sioux Falls Saturday. In the first game, Post 22 beat Columbus, Nebraska Post 84 6-2. In the second game, the Hardhats outslugged the Lees Summit, Missouri Outlaws Post 189 15-6. P...
June 15, 2019

Titans defeat Wahpeton at Williston Tournament Saturday
WILLISTON, N.D. - The Sturgis Titans scored 4 runs in the sixth inning to get past Wahpeton 10-6 at the Williston Tournament Saturday. Sturgis led 6-2 headed into the sixth, only to see Wahpeton put three runs on the board to close within one run. That is when Sturgis gave them...
June 15, 2019

Sheridan College’s Coby Johnson takes commanding lead in bull riding at 71st CNFR
CASPER, Wyo. - Coby Johnon, riding for Wyoming’s Sheridan College, became the first man to ride three bulls at the 71st College National Finals Rodeo (CNFR). Johnson, a freshman from Firth, Idaho, won the third round on Friday night with an 83-point ride on Frontier Rodeo&r...
June 15, 2019

Legion Wrap - Sturgis splits, Hardhats win two
UNDATED - After dropping an 11-3 game to Williston on Thursday, Sturgis won one on Friday at the Williston Tournament. The Titans defeated Billings 6-2. Zach Hess and Josh West each had 2 hits for Sturgis, and Nick Anderson had 3 R.B.I.'s. Sturgis played a second game Friday,...
June 15, 2019

Area athletes off to a great start at SD High School Finals Rodeo
BELLE FOURCHE, S.D. - The South Dakota High School Finals Rodeo is underway in Belle Fourche, and several area athletes have started strong. In the Saddle Bronc, the top five after the first go are from West River. Clint Donaldson of Sturgis leads the group with 44 points. Cash ...
June 14, 2019

Saddle bronc riders jockey for position at the College National Finals Rodeo
CASPER, Wyo. (June 13, 2019) --- Saddle bronc riders made the most of their opportunities on Thursday night  at the 71st annual College National Finals Rodeo (CNFR). The top three positions in the overall standings changed during the third performance. Leader of the pack is...
June 14, 2019

Sasquatch roll over Wheat City 17 to 5
SPEARFISH, S.D. - In Expedition League Baseball, Spearfish had 21 hits and 17 runs to roll over Wheat City Wednesday night. Josue Rangel and Jack Gray each had five hits to lead Spearfish in the 17-5 victory. Jaxon Rosencranz and Gray each had two homeruns and Ben Larson got th...
June 13, 2019

Ropers step up to the plate at the College National Finals Rodeo
CASPER, Wyo. (June 12, 2019) --- The second performance of the College National Finals Rodeo (CNFR) saw two ropers dominate their events and had fans on the edge of their seats. The tie-down roping was expected to be good with last year’s National Intercollegiate Rodeo Ass...
June 13, 2019

Sturgis Titans pick up big win over Post 22
RAPID CITY, S.D. - The Sturgis Titans scored 7 runs in the third inning to get a big win over Rapid City Post 22 Wednesday night. Post 33 would score a run in the first and saw Post 22 put two runs across the plate to take the lead in the bottom of the inning. After Sturgis sco...
June 12, 2019

Spearfish Sasquatch cruise to victory over Wheat City
SPEARFISH, S.D. - The Sasquatch picked up a runaway win Tuesday night with an 11-1 dismantling of Wheat City in Expedition League Baseball. The gae was close unitl the seventh inning as Spearfish drove in three runs and then took command in the eighth with six runs. Jake Gray l...
June 12, 2019

RC Post 22 sweeps Pierre; Sturgis Post 33 weathered out
PIERRE, S.D. - Rapid City Post 22 cruised to two easy victories over Pierre on Tuesday. In Game one, the Hardhats took control in the first inning, taking a 2-0 lead courtesy of a homerun by Ryan Bachman. From there, the bats were hot as the Hardhats rolled to a 16-2 victory. T...
June 12, 2019

71st Annual College National Finals Rodeo underway
CASPER, Wyo. - The first performance of the College National Finals Rodeo (CNFR) got underway on Tuesday night at the Casper Events Center and some contestants have already seen their hopes of a championship continue or crushed. The first and second rounds were completed during ...
June 12, 2019

Results from Tuesday's Round 2 of slack at College National Finals Rodeo
CASPER, Wyo.---The following are results after Tuesday slack at the 70th annual College National Finals Rodeo, June 11, 2019 courtesy of the National Intercollegiate Rodeo Association. Complete results are available at www.collegerodeo.com. Barrel Racing: (second round winners) ...
June 11, 2019

Longtime Division I coach to take over D-II Northern State
ABERDEEN, S.D. - Small-college stalwarts Northern State of South Dakota pulled off an NCAA Division I swap when it landed Saul Phillips to coach its men's basketball program. The former North Dakota State and Ohio University coach was named Tuesday to replace Paul Sather, recent...
June 11, 2019

Vikings, Rudolph reach contract extension agreement
EAGAN, Minn. (AP) - The Minnesota Vikings and tight end Kyle Rudolph have agreed to terms on a contract extension, keeping the team's longest-tenured offensive player in place despite a tight salary cap situation. The Vikings announced the deal on Tuesday as minicamp began. Rudo...
June 11, 2019

CNFR results after first slack
CASPER, Wyo.---The following are results after Monday slack at the 70th annual College National Finals Rodeo, June 10, 2019 courtesy of the National Intercollegiate Rodeo Association. Complete results are available at www.collegerodeo.com. Barrel Racing: (first round winners) 1,...
June 10, 2019

Bulls Broncs & Breakaway at College National Finals Rodeo
CASPER, Wyo. (June 9, 2019) --- The 71st edition of the College National Finals Rodeo kicked off on Sunday afternoon with the Bulls Broncs and Breakaway competition. The men who qualified in the bareback riding, saddle bronc riding and bull riding and women breakaway ropers all ...
June 10, 2019

Sturgis Titans win Alan Tellinghuisen Tourney
SPEARFISH, S.D. - The Sturgis Titans capped off a great weekend by winning the Alan Tellinghuisen Tournament in Spearfish Sunday. The Titans finished 4-0 with a 7-4 victory over Spearfish Post 164. Spearfish took an early lead, scoring 2 runs in the first inning. Sturgis would ...
June 9, 2019

Post 22 wraps up Veterans Classic with split
RAPID CITY, S.D. - The Rapid City Post 22 Hardhats finished up the Veteran's Classic Sunday with a split. In the day's first contest, Post 22 fell to Bozeman 6-5. The game was close the whole way as Bozeman scored a couple of runs in the third and another in the fifth to take a...
June 9, 2019

Lockwood claims top ride at the Deadwood P.B.R. Saturday night
DEADWOOD, S.D. - 2017 champion Jess Lockwood wowed the crowd Saturday night, turning in a 91-point ride to win the P.B.R. event in Deadwood. Lockwood is currently fourth in the world. Lockwood turned in an 89.5 point ride on Friday to put in the running for the championship. ...
June 9, 2019

Hastings outlasts Spearfish Saturday in Expedition League play
HASTINGS, Neb. - The Hastings Sodbusters turned the tables on Spearfish Saturday, and picked up an 8-6 victory in Expedition League action. The Sasquatch had four errors that aided Hastings in the win. The two teams were tied in the sixth, when the Sodbusters would get the go a...
June 9, 2019

Post 320 gets split Saturday at Border Battle
PIERRE, S.D. - The Post 320 Stars wrapped up action at the Border Battle in Pierre with a split against Mandan and Bismarck. Post 320 opened the day with an 18-8 victory over the Mandan Chiefs. As one point, the Chiefs led the Stars 7-1, but Postt 320 used a nine run fourth inni...
June 9, 2019

Post 22 wins two on Saturday at Veterans Classic
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Rapid City Post 22 picked up two wins Saturday at the Veterans Classic. In game one, the Hardhats rolled over Billings 14-6. Matthew Hegre led Post 22 with two home runs and 5 R.B.I.'s. Hegre had a three-run homer in the first innings and added a two shot ho...
June 9, 2019

Titans win two at Tellinghuisen Tournament Saturday
SPEARFISH, S.D. - Sturgis is now 3-0 at the Allan Tellinghuisen Tournament after adding two more wins on Saturday. In their first game of the day, the Titans defeated the Laramie Rangers 5-4. Starting Pitcher Carl Nash got the win, going 5 and a third innings and striking out 9...
June 8, 2019

Spearfish gets win over Hastings in Expedition League play
HASTINGS, Neb. - The Spearfish Sasquatch picked up a 7-2 victory over Hastings in Expedition League play Friday night. Spearfish jumped out to a 7-0 lead and kept a hold of it until the ninth before the Sodbusters got two runs across the plate. Zane Hunt helped lead the Sasqua...
June 8, 2019

Post 22 opens Veterans Classic with victory over Billings
RAPID CITY, S.D. - After getting denied a game on Thursday, Post 22 opened up play at the Veterans Classic with a 3-2 victory over the Billings Royals. The team scheduled to play Post 22 on Thursday was a no show. The Hardhats claimed victory Friday by scoring two runs in the f...
June 8, 2019

RC Post 320 picks up two wins at Border Battle
PIERRE, S.D. - Rapid City Post 320 won two games at the Border Battle Tournament Friday. The Stars opened up their day with a 5-0 victory over Pierre. Pitcher Ren Sevenson got the start and the win for Post 320 in game one, going all seven innings and striking out three. In the...
June 8, 2019

Sturgis beats Wheatland at Tellinghuisen Tournament
SPEARFISH, S.D. - The Sturgis Titans opened the Alan Tellinghuisen Tournament with a 14-11 win over Wheatland. The two teams each scored 2 runs in the second inning, and then Sturgis exploded for 5 runs in the third to take a 7-2 lead. Sturgis would put the game away scoring 6 ...
June 7, 2019

Western Nebraska squashes the Sasquatch Thursday
SPEARFISH, S.D. - In Expedition League baseball, Western Nebraska shut out the Spearfish Sasquatch in play Thursday night. The Pioneers scored early and often -- a run in each of the first two innings and exploding for four in the third. The Pioneers would add three more to the...
June 7, 2019

Veterans Classic schedule updated after team fails to show up
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Rapid City Post 22 was looking forward to their first game of the Veterans Classic, but the team they were supposed to play was a no show. Northern Colorado was scheduled to be the team Post 22 would play to close the first day of action Thursday. However, the...
June 7, 2019

South Dakota's Nilsen earns 3rd NCAA pole vaulting title
VERMILLION, S.D. - University of South Dakota pole vaulter Chris Nilsen has captured his third national title in the NCAA Track and Field Championship meet in Austin, Texas. Nilsen broke his own championship meet record in the process with a personal best of 19 feet, 6 1/4 inch...
June 6, 2019

Sasquatch beat Nebraska in Expedition League Play
SPEARFISH, S.D. - The Spearfish Sasquatch used a pair of runs in the seventh inning to get past Nebraska 5-3 Wednesday night. The Pioneers had led 3-0 before Spearfish would tied the game in the fourth and get a game winning two-run single in the seventh. Jake Gray and Brent Ri...
June 6, 2019

Post 320 uses extra inning to edge Billings
RAPID CITY, S.D. - The Rapid City Post 320 used a late game push to get past the Billings Royals in Wednesday night baseball. The Stars trailed the Royals by a scored of 5-3, and thanks to a couple of Billings' errors, tied the game in the seventh to force an eighth inning. Pos...
June 6, 2019

Scooper faithful, former athletic director, Elwood Dietrich passes away
STURGIS, S.D. – The KBHB Sports Department was saddened to hear about the passing of Elwood Dietrich. Elwood, or “Woody” as he was known to many, passed away on Sunday. Elwood served as the athletic director at Sturgis Brown High School, where from 1996 to 200...
June 5, 2019

Birkeland wins second straight Girls Golf Title
UNDATED - For the second year in a row, Payson Birkeland of Belle Fourche captured the individual title at the State A Girls Golf Tournament Tuesday. Birkeland finished with a two day score of 153. Lauren Tims of Sioux Falls Christian came in second with a 156. Winning the te...
June 5, 2019

Post 22 gets 8-3 win over Sturgis Titans
STURGIS, S.D. - Rapid City Post 22 scored 2 runs in the first, 3 runs in the fourth and three runs in the seventh inning to beat Sturgis 8-3 Tuesday night. The Hardhats wasted no time in the first inning, with a leadoff triple by Mason Messinger. Messinger would come in to score...
June 4, 2019

First round of spring State Golf Tournament wraps up Monday
UNDATED - The South Dakota high school spring golf championships got underway on Monday with Yankton, Aberdeen, and Watertown hosting tournaments. Here are the team standings and individual placements through the first day of competition. Team StandingsClass AA GirlsPlace T...
June 4, 2019

Legion Baseball Scoreboard - Sunday, June 2
UNDATED - Several of the area's legion teams were in action Sunday. The Sturgis Titans dropped a matchup with Mitchell, 17-7. Mitchell scored seven runs in the first inning and never looked back as they took the win. In Rapid City, Post 22 had one game of a doubleheader rained ...
June 3, 2019

Spearfish Sasquatch sweep Pierre
SPEARFISH, S.D. - In expedition baseball league action Thursday, Spearfish took a pair of wins away from the Pierre Trappers. In game one, the Sasquatch won a high scoring affair 10-7. Down a pair of runs in the fourth inning, Spearfish would take the lead for good scoring five ...
May 31, 2019

Douglas wins team title of home invite
BOX ELDER, S.D. - The Douglas Patriots captured the team title of their home invitational golf tournament on Thursday. The Patriots finished with a low score of 238. Hot Springs came in second with a 247. Winning individual medalist honors was Ainsley Sabers of Sturgis, who car...
May 31, 2019

Sioux Falls Post 15 drops Rapid City Post 22
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Sioux Falls Post 15 kept Rapid Cit Post 22 run-less in a Thursday afternoon contest. The Hardhats dropped a 3-0 decision courtesy of East Pitcher Tanner Olmstead, who limited Post 22 to just 3 hits over six innings of work. Post 22 did threaten to put some ru...
May 31, 2019

Sturgis Titans open season with 7-2 win over Newcastle
STURGIS, S.D. - The Sturgis Titans opened up their 2019 summer campaign with a 7-2 win over Newcastle Thursday night. Sturgis scored runs in the first, second, third and fourth innings. The Titans opened up the scoring with runs by David Anderson and Josh West - who were brough...
May 30, 2019

Northern State's Sather to coach University of North Dakota
GRAND FORKS, N.D. - A coach at a small-college basketball program in South Dakota will take over at Division I University of North Dakota. North Dakota announced Friday that Northern State coach Paul Sather would succeed Brian Jones, who stepped down after 13 years with the Figh...
May 30, 2019

High School Rodeo - Rumble In Rapid City
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Ten area high school rodeo teams joined four regional all-star teams at the Rumble in Rapid City event Wednesday. Clint Donaldson from the Sturgis Rodeo Team won the saddle bronc and Sawyer Gilbert, a national champion roper, won the breakaway roping in a time...
May 30, 2019

Legion Baseball - Post 320 and Post 22 pick up doubleheader wins
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Both Rapid City Post 22 and Post 3320 got doubleheader wins Wednesday night. Rapid City Post 320 swept Sioux Falls Post 15 East with an 11-8 game one win and a 4-0 shutout in game two. Logan Miller got the pitching win for the Stars win game one and Isaac Pow...
May 30, 2019

Augustana wins women's Division II Softball Championship
DENVER, Colo. -- Needing a pair of wins on Memorial Day, the Augustana Softball team knocked off Texas A&M-Kingsville, 6-4, in game one and outlasted the Javelinas, 6-4, in game two to claim the 2019 Division II Softball National Championship. The Vikings win the best-of-thre...
May 28, 2019

St Thomas More baseball season comes to an end with loss to Madison
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. - The St Thomas More baseball team saw their season come to an end with a 3-0 loss to Madison at the State B Baseball Tournament. With the win, Madison advances to the semifinals and will face Dakota Valley, who punched their ticket to the semfinals with a 5-0 ...
May 28, 2019

West River athletes shine as 2019 State Track Meet comes to a close
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. - The 2019 High School Track and Field season came to an end Saturday as the state track meet wrapped up in Sioux Falls. Several West River athlets brought home first place medals. Elizabeth Schaefer of Rapid City Stevens was a double winner, claiming the 100 ...
May 25, 2019

Post 22 scores six runs in fifth inning to beat Post 320
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Rapid City Post 22 and Post 320 drew a great crowd to Pete Lien Field as the two teams engaged in an early season American Legion Baseball battle. The Stars haven't beat the Hardhats since 2009. Post 22 used a combination of strong pitching and timely hittin...
May 25, 2019

First day of state track and field meet in the books
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. - Several West River athletes reached the top of the podium as the first of two days of the South Dakota State Track and Field meet concluded. Ethan Brennenman brought home first place in the boys 800 meters and the Scooper boys relay team finished in a respect...
May 24, 2019

Newell girls and Philip boys capture Region 6B Golf
RAPID CITY, S.D. - After being delayed by weather, the Region 6B Boys and Girls Golf Tournament wrapped up Thursday at Hart Ranch. On the boys' side, Philip captured the team title with a low score of 280. Newell came in second with a 300 and White River was third with a 348. K...
May 24, 2019

Brandon Valley, Mitchell, O'Gorman punch tickets to state baseball tournament
UNDATED - After beating Sturgis 3-2 on Friday night, Rapid City Stevens saw their season come to an end as they fell to Mitchell in the Region 4 championship. With Sturgis, the highest seed, eliminated; Stevens traveled to Mitchell to play the Kernels because of poor weather con...
May 18, 2019

Sioux Falls Lincoln wins State Tennis Tournament
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. - The Sioux Falls Lincoln Patriots captured the South Dakota Boys Tennis Tournament team title Saturday. The Patriots finished with 689 points. Sioux Falls O'Gorman was second with 613 points and Rapid City Stevens finished a strong third with 395. Dawson Segr...
May 18, 2019

Mount Marty works to get new football program together
YANKTON, S.D. — Mount Marty College in Yankton is ramping up efforts to support its new football program. The Catholic college is currently looking for a head coach and fundraising for more football player scholarships, the Yankton Daily Press and Dakotan reported. Mount ...
May 18, 2019

Stevens upsets Sturgis in Region 4 Baseball Playoff
STURGIS, S.D. - On a cold, foggy and misty night, the 13th seeded Rapid City Stevens Raiders upset the fourth seeded Sturgis Scoopers in Region 4 playoff action. The game was moved to Friday night due to the poor weather forecast for Saturday. The temperature was 43-degrees at ...
May 17, 2019

Two Scoopers sign letters of intent Thursday
STURGIS, S.D. - Two Sturgis Scooper athletes signed their letters of intent to further their athletic careers Thursday. Ryan Garland will play basketball at Nebraska Wesleyan. "I chose Nebraska Wesleyan because it's a great school. They have great attendance at their games and ...
May 16, 2019

The 2019 SD State Tennis Tournament wraps up day one
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. - The South Dakota Boys State Tennis Tournament has wrapped up day number one and two Sioux Falls schools sit atop the team leader board. Both Sioux Falls Lincoln and Sioux Falls O'Gorman are in first place, tied with 390 points apiece. Sioux Falls Washington...
May 16, 2019

Rapid City Stevens leads after first round of West River Challenge
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Rapid City Stevens leads the team standings after day one of the West River Challenge Golf Tournament Thursday. Stevens is on top with a 182 followed by Spearfish with a 191. Douglas is in third with a 233. Emmy Sundby of Stevens is the individual leader with...
May 16, 2019

Region Track and Field - Wall, Timber Lake, Newell winners
UNDATED - Wall swept both the girls and boys team titles at the Region 7B Track and Field Meet in Lyman Thursday. The Wall boys finished with 169 points and the Wall girls finished first with 162.5. It was another spectacular day for Caelyn Valandra-Prue of White River as she w...
May 16, 2019

Baseball Wrap - Post 320 sweeps, STM keeps postseason alive
UNDATED - In Baseball action Thursday, Rapid City Post 320 picked up a pair of wins over Spearfish Post 164. The Stars won game one by a score of 18-1 and cruised to a 13-1 victory in game two. In high school baseball, St Thomas More ended the Lead Golddiggers season with a 23...
May 16, 2019

Expedition League to welcome Rapid City in 2020
RAPID CITY, S.D. - The Expedition Baseball League, now in its second year, will welcome a new South Dakota team next year. League officials announced Wednesday that Rapid City will join the league in 2020. The team, nicknamed the Jackalopes, will work with the city of Rapid Cit...
May 15, 2019

Playoff Pairings set for Baseball Regionals
STURGIS, S.D. - The South Dakota High School Baseball Association has set the brackets for this weekend's regionals. Sturgis is hosting the Region 4 Tournament, and will welcome in Rapid City Stevens, Mitchell and Rapid City Central. Sturgis will play Stevens in the first game S...
May 15, 2019

2019 Boys State Tennis Tournament to be held May 16-18
PIERRE, S.D. - The 88th Annual Boy State Tennis Tournament will be held in Sioux Falls and Brandon, May 16-17-18. Twenty-four teams have entered the tournament. Champions will be determined in six singles flights and three doubles flights over the course of the three days. Previo...
May 14, 2019

Scoopers roll in 20-6 win over Douglas in regular season finale
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Sturgis scored 15 runs in three innings as they ran past Douglas in their regular season finale 20-6 Tuesday night. After a scoreless first inning, Sturgis brought seven runners home in the second inning and would score 3 more runs in the third. After scoring ...
May 14, 2019

Sturgis High School to have strength and conditioning coach
STURGIS, S.D. - The Meade Schools are very excited to announce that we have entered into a contract for services with Scott Benson to serve as the Strength and Conditioning Coach for the Sturgis Brown High School Athletes.  This contract was made possible by many groups who...
May 13, 2019

Legion Baseball - Post 22 splits, Pots 320 sweeps
UNDATED -  Both Rapid City Post 22 and Post 320 baseball were in action Sunday. Post 22 earned a split with two Montana teams. The Hardhats defeated the Billings Royals 7-3 and lost 6-4 to the Missoula Mavericks. Post 320 in the meantime, earned a pair of victories with a...
May 12, 2019

Scoopers split pair of games in Sioux Falls Sunday
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. - After getting weathered out Saturday, the Sturgis Scooper baseball team played a pair of games on Sunday in Sioux Falls. In one game, the Scoopers dropped a hearbreaker to Harrisburg 5-4. It came down to the last play as the game was tied at 4 with Harrisbur...
May 12, 2019

Track and Field athletes compete at Black Hills Conference Meet
SPEARFISH, S.D. - Area track and field athletes competed at the Black Hills Conference Meet in Spearfish Friday. The Sturgis Scoopers won the boys team title and the Spearfish Spartans won the girls title. Sturgis finished with 172 points and St Thomas More placed second. The ...
May 10, 2019

High School Golf - Mitchell Invite
MITCHELL, S.D. - East river schools dominated at the Mitchell Invitational Golf Tournament Friday. Sioux Falls O'Gorman won the team title with a low score of 330. Sioux Falls Roosevelt was second with a 343 and Yankton was third with a 352. For West River teams, Rapid City Ste...
May 10, 2019

Boys Tennis Wrap up - Stevens splits at Sioux Falls Invite
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. - Rapid City Stevens split a pair of matches at the Sioux Falls Invitational on Friday. Stevens defeated Sioux Falls Roosevelt 7-2 and then dropped an 8-1 decision to Sioux Falls O'Gorman. On Saturday, Stevens will play Sioux Falls Washington and Sioux Falls L...
May 10, 2019

Track Wrap - Great Plains Conference and Little Moreau Conference
UNDATED - Newell captured the girls title and Timber Lake won the boys title at the Little Moreau Conference track meet in Lemmon on Friday. There were three individual mutliple event winners with Payton Burtzlaff of Newell, Dillon Reede of Lemmon and Shane Collins of Bison. Bur...
May 10, 2019

Hot Springs wins Black Hills Conference Tournament
BELLE FOURCHE, S.D. - Hot Springs won the team title of the Black Hills Conference Tournament in high school girls golf Thursday. The Bison finished with a low score of 370. Spearfish came in second with a 409, Belle Fourche was third with a 414 and St Thomas More was fourth. St...
May 9, 2019

Scooper baseball uses walked in run to beat Rapid City Central
STURGIS, S.D. - On senior night, the Sturgis Scoopers made it an unforgetable one as they used a walked in run in the bottom of the seventh to beat Rapid City Central 5-4. The Scoopers scored first in the bottom of the second as David Anderson and Cedrick Stabber each scored a r...
May 9, 2019

Legion Baseball - Post 320 sweeps, Post 22 splits
UNDATED - In Saturday American Legion Baseball, Post 320 opened their season with a sweep of Miles City, Montana. The Stars came back from a 3-run deficit in the seventh to win 5-4 in game one. J.T. Kostenbauer had the winning R.B.I., sending home Oiron Breden. In Game 2, the S...
May 4, 2019

Saturday Results from the Dakota Relays
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. - Here are Saturday results from the Dakota Relay's: HIGH SCHOOL GIRLS Discus Throw - 1, Shelby Frank, Red River, 167-00, 50.90m; 2, Kenna Curry, Elk Point-Jefferson, 136-01, 41.47m; 3, Savannah Perez, Savannah, RC Stevens, 127-03, 38.78m; 4, Le...
May 4, 2019

High School Golf - Hot Springs wins own invitational
HOT SPRINGS, S.D. - The Hot Springs Bison won their own golf tournament Friday, claiming the team title with 365. St Thomas More came in second with a 415 and Spearfish finished third. Molly Schwartz of Douglas won individual medalist honors with an 80 and Ainsley Sabers of St...
May 4, 2019

Friday, May 3, High School Tennis Scoreboard
UNDATED - The Rapid City Stevens tennis team picked up two wins in Mitchell on Friday. The Raiders defeated Watertown 9-0, taking all singles and doubles sets, and rolling 9-0 over Brookings. Dawson Segrist of Stevens won his 100th singles match against Watertown and 101st vict...
May 4, 2019

Friday results from the Dakota Relays in Sioux Falls
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. - Friday results from the Dakota Relays in Sioux Falls: HIGH SCHOOL GIRLS Triple Jump - All Classes - 1, Elllie Brozik,Winner, 36-01½; 2, Moselle Punni, Hopkins, 36-00¾; 3, Rylie Stonecipher, RC Stevens, 35-10¾...
May 3, 2019

Scoopers take two from Rapid City Central Friday night
RAPID CITY, S.D. - The Sturgis Scooper baseball team took two from Rapid City Central in a Friday night twin bill. In game one, the Cobblers kept Sturgis scoreless until the fifth inning, and that's when the Scoopers took control scoring four runs. John Fischer and Dylan Gillesp...
May 3, 2019

Sioux Falls OGorman wins Huron Invite
HURON, S.D. - Sioux Falls O'Gorman claimed the top team score at the Huron Invitational Girls Golf Tournament Thursday. The Knights finished with a 313, ahead of Aberdeen Central in second with a 338. Rapid City Stevens came in third with a 364 and Pierre was fourth. Winning in...
May 2, 2019

Legion Baseball - Post 22 opens season with loss to Gillette
GILLETTE, Wyo. - Rapid City Post 22 opened its 2019 season with a 6-3 loss to Gillette Thursday night. The two teams headed into the seventh inning tied at 2 when the Riders would score three to take a lead they wouldn't relinquish. The Hardhats would cut the lead to 5-3 in the...
May 2, 2019

First time in 13 years for tandem UW rodeo team regional titles
LARAMIE, WY – For the first time in 13 years, both the University of Wyoming Cowboys and Cowgirls rodeo teams won regional titles that set them on course to compete at the upcoming College National Finals Rodeo held in Casper, June 9-15, 2019. Wrapping up the college rodeo...
April 30, 2019

Women first, men second at Cornhusker Stampede
LINCOLN, Neb. – The Black Hills State University rodeo teams competed at the Cornhusker Stampede this weekend. The women took first place with 790 points, while the men's team was second. In the women's All-Around, Alyssa Lockhart finished first, while Emilee Pauley was jus...
April 30, 2019

Brandon Valley wins team title at Rapid City Invite
RAPID CITY, S.D. - In high school tennis, Brandon Valley won the team title of the Rapid City Invitational as it wrapped up Saturday. The Lynx finished with 251 points with Rapid City Stevens coming in second with 243.5 points. Mitchell was third and Aberdeen Roncalli placed fou...
April 27, 2019

BHSU Softball - Seniors show out in final RMAC battle
CHADRON, Neb. – The Black Hills State University softball team closed out the 2019 season with a 3-1 series victory over Chadron State. The Yellow Jackets (13-28, 10-23 RMAC) swept the Eagles (14-35, 11-28 RMAC) in Saturday's doubleheader, taking the first game 8-7 before d...
April 27, 2019

Sturgis hosts annual Black Hills Track Classic Saturday
STURGIS, S.D. - Area athletes competed at the Black Hills Track Classic in Sturgis Saturday. On the boys side, Jacob Young of St Thomas More won the 100 and 200-meters. Cash Wilson of Wall captured first in the 400 and Ethan Brenneman of Sturgis won the 800-meters in a time of 1...
April 27, 2019

Scoopers takes one of two in Saturday games vs Sioux Falls schools
CHAMBERLAIN, S.D. - The Sturgis Scooper baseball team split a pair of games with a couple of Sioux Falls schools in Chamberlain Saturday. In the first game, the Scoopers lost a hard fought battle to Sioux Falls Washington 3-2. Gage Murphey pitched six strong innings and Ryan Gar...
April 27, 2019

Tennis Scoreboard - RC Stevens opens home invitational with two wins
RAPID CITY, S.D. - The Rapid City Stevens Raiders opened up the Rapid City Invitational with two victories. The Raiders beat Aberdeen Roncalli 8-1 and earned a hard fought 5-4 win over Mitchell. Other results from the tournament include Rapid City Christian splitting a pair of...
April 25, 2019

NFL Draft - Cardinals take Murray with No. 1 pick
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Kyler Murray has become the 22nd Heisman Trophy winner to go first overall in the NFL draft. The Arizona Cardinals chose Murray, making it the second straight year an Oklahoma quarterback was selected with the No. 1 pick. Murray was sensational after re...
April 25, 2019

Scoopers score two runs in bottom of seventh to beat Stevens
STURGIS, S.D. - Four errors in the bottom of the seventh inning cost Rapid City Stevens dearly as the Scoopers scored twice to beat them 5-4. Leading 4-3, Stevens looked to have the game in hand. That was until Tristan Walter got on base, and advanced to second on a balk. A pa...
April 25, 2019

Wyoming brings back 9-man football for 2020 season
CASPER, Wyo. - Football with nine players per team on the field is set to return to high schools in Wyoming next year. The Casper Star-Tribune reports the board of the Wyoming High School Activities Association unanimously voted Tuesday to introduce nine-man football in the 2020...
April 23, 2019

High School Golf - Aberdeen Central wins Pierre Invite
PIERRE, S.D. - Aberdeen Central captured the team title of the Pierre Invitational Golf Tournament Tuesday. The Golden Eagles finished with a low score of 325 followed by Pierre in second with a 343 and Rapid City Stevens in third with a 351. Winning individual medalist honors ...
April 23, 2019

Sturgis, Rapid City Stevens, Central all shine at Festival of Relays
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Athletes from Sturgis, Rapid City Stevens and Rapid City Central did well at Tuesday's Festival of Relays Track and Field Meet at Sioux Park. Gavin West of Sturgis won the 110-meter hurdles in a time of 15.42 seconds. West also captured the pole vault title wi...
April 23, 2019

High School Tennis - Stevens rolls over rival Central
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Rapid City Stevens won all singles and doubles matches as they shut out Rapid City Central 9-0 in Tuesday tennis action. Stevens improves to 5-1 on the season. Elsewhere, Spearfish dropped two matches in Pierre, as thye fell to the Governors 9-0 and was shuto...
April 23, 2019

Tuesday Night Baseball Wrap - Stevens edges Central
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Rapid City Stevens got three runs in the sixth inning and outlasted their cross town rival 3-2 in Tuesday night baseball. The Raiders tied the game at 2 on a Central error and scored the winning run on a hit by pitch with the bases loaded. In other action, St...
April 23, 2019

Gillette sweeps Sturgis in Tuesday night double header
STURGIS, S.D. - The Gillette Riders took two from Sturgis at Strong Field in a Tuesday night doubleheader. In game one, Gillette jumped out to a 12-0 lead after two innings, and threatened to end the game early. But, Sturgis would fight back, scoring 3 in the fourth and one in ...
April 23, 2019

Three Scooper football players to play in All-Star Game
UNDATED - Three members of the 2018 Sturgis Scooper football team will participate in the annual South Dakota high School Football All-Star Game in June. Gavin West, Manny Gallosa and Jay Krull will play on the Red Team, which will take on the Blue Team in the June 8 game at Ver...
April 22, 2019

BHSU hosts Will Lantis Yellow Jacket Stampede, women and Carlee Johnston win
SPEARFISH, S.D. – The Black Hills State University rodeo teams hosted the Will Lantis Yellow Jacket Stampede this weekend, with the women taking first, and the men placing second. Carlee Johnston also won the all-around championship at the rodeo. "We are grateful for the s...
April 22, 2019

High School Baseball - Brookings down Rapid City Stevens
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Brookings continued to dominate on their West River trip as they finished with a 5-1 win over Rapid City Stevens Saturday. The Bobcats scored 2 in the first inning and added runs in the fifth, sixth and seventh. Cole Mahlum led the Bobcats with two hits and t...
April 21, 2019

BHSU Softball falls on Senior Day
SPEARFISH, S.D. – On Senior Day, the Black Hills State University softball team fell to Colorado Christian University in a doubleheader. The Cougars (33-12, 26-6 RMAC) took the first game, 8-4, before the Yellow Jackets (10-27, 7-22 RMAC) dropped game two, 9-0. The Green an...
April 20, 2019

High School Baseball - Brookings takes two from Douglas
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Brookings wrapped up an undefeated road trip to Rapid City Friday with a doubleheader sweep of Douglas. The Bobcats blasted the Patriots in the first game, scoring 25 hits and 14 runs in the second inning to roll 35-2. The second game was much more competitiv...
April 19, 2019

London homers, BHSU falls in home doubleheader
SPEARFISH, S.D. – Playing on the BHSU Softball Field for the first time in 719 days, the Black Hills State University softball team fell to Colorado Christian University in a doubleheader. The Cougars (31-12, 24-6 RMAC) took the first game, 9-1, before the Yellow Jackets (1...
April 19, 2019

Baseball Scoreboard for Thursday, April 18
RAPID CITY, S.D. - In high school baseball Thursday, Rapid City Central split a doubleheader with the Brookings Bobcats. In game one, the Cobblers escaped with an 8-7 victory as they scored two runs in the bottom of the seventh. In game two, Brookings outslugged the Cobbles 4-2...
April 18, 2019

Tennis Scoreboard for Thursday, April 18
UNDATED - In high school tennis action Thursday, Rapid City Central dropped a pair of matches on the road. The Cobblers got shut out by Watertown 9-0, but bounced back to take three matches away from Brookings. The Bobcats, however, would win the event 6-3. Central captured two...
April 18, 2019

Track and Field Scoreboard - Pierre Region Relays and Custer Invite
PIERRE, S.D. - The Brandon Valley girls and Watertown boys won team titles at the Pierre Region Relays in high school track and field Thursday. The Lynx finished with a team score of 98 for first with Watertown in second with a 71. The Watertown boys finished with 130 points. B...
April 18, 2019

Golf Scoreboard - Pierre wins team title at RC Stevens Invitational
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Pierre captured the team title of the Rapid City Invitational on Thursday with a score of 365. Rapid City Stevens placed second with a 403 and Rapid City Central was third. Winning individual medalist honors was Taylo Wit of Stevens, who finished with an 88 - ...
April 18, 2019

Three Sturgis Scooper athletes sign letters of intent
STURGIS, S.D. - Three Sturgis Scooper athletes signed letters of intent to further their athletic careers at a Wednesday afternoon ceremony. Sturgis Scooper Baseball first-baseman Josh West signed a letter of intent to play baseball at Dakota State University in Madison next yea...
April 17, 2019

Baseball Wrap - Sturgis drops two to Gillette, Central rolls over Douglas
UNDATED - The Sturgis Scooper baseball team dropped two games of a doubleheader with Gillette on Tuesday. The games were moved to the Razor City after it was determined the field in Sturgis wasn't ready after last week's heavy snowfall. Gillette won the first game over the Scoo...
April 16, 2019

Quarterback battle helps highlight BHSU spring football game
SPEARFISH, S.D. - The Black Hills State University Yellow Jackets held their annual spring football game at Lyle Hare Stadium. The Yellow Jackets are looking to fill several holes this fall and improve on their 3-8 record from last season. Offensively, the spring practices were...
April 14, 2019

Mount Marty athletic director to be head men's hoops coach
YANKTON, S.D. — Mount Marty College athletic director Chris Kassin is taking on a second duty — head men's basketball coach. Kassin says there was a great pool of applicants to replace Cody Schilling, who left last month for family reasons. But he tells the Yankton D...
April 14, 2019

Mitchell native Macy Miller chosen in WNBA draft
UNDATED - South Dakota State women's basketball career scoring leader Macy Miller was selected in the third round of the WNBA Draft by the Seattle Storm Wednesday night. A 6-foot guard, Miller was the final selection in the draft and will join a Seattle squad that won the WNBA c...
April 10, 2019

Tuesday, April 9, High School Baseball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Tuesday, April 9,  High School Baseball Scoreboard: Rapid City Central 2, St Thomas More 1 - Central wins on a walk off single courtesy of Ty Godkin in the fifth inning. Rapid City Stevens 3, Douglas 2...
April 9, 2019

Rapid City Stevens wins team title at golf meet Tuesday
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Rapid City Stevens followed up a team title victory Monday with another one Tuesday at Meadowbrook Golf Course. The Raiders finshed with a low score of 182. Spearfish came in second with a 212 and Sturgis placed third with a 252. Emmy Sundby Sundby of Stevens...
April 9, 2019

SD boys High School Tennis Scoreboard for Tuesday, April 9
UNDATED - In tennis action Tuesday, the St Thomas More boys tennis team defeated Rapid City Central 6-3. Up next for St Thomas More is Spearfish on Friday while Central will travel to Huron. Elsewhere, Rapid City Christian picked up a 6-3 victory over Spearfish. Up next for S...
April 9, 2019

High school golf season for area girls opens Monday
RAPID  CITY, S.D. - The girls high school golf season got underway Monday with several area teams in action. The RCAS Kickoff was held at Meadowbrook Golf Course in Rapid City, where Tayor Wit, a freshman at Rapid City Stevens, won the individual title with a low score of 3...
April 8, 2019

Scoopers roll over Douglas 12-2 in Monday night baseball
STURGIS, S.D. - Sturgis scored 3 runs in the first, third and fifth innings to pull away from Douglas in a 12-2 baseball victory Monday night. Douglas scored first in the contest as Colton Tipton came home on a past ball at home plate. Sturgis would answer, scoring three in the...
April 8, 2019

Rush end season with thrilling overtime win
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Alex Rauter deflected a Myles McGurty shot with 1:19 left in overtime to give the Rapid City Rush the last word on the 2018-19 season over the Kansas City Mavericks in a 2-1 victory on Saturday night.  The win gives the Rush a 30-win season for the first t...
April 7, 2019

Wall girls and boys win home invitational
WALL, S.D. - Both the Wall girls and boys won the team title of the Wall Invitational Track and Field Meet Saturday. The Wall girls scored 95 points to lead the field with Rapid City Central coming in second. The Wall boys scored 126.5 points for first place, well ahead of Timb...
April 6, 2019

Scoopers score two in bottom of seventh to beat Billings Upper Deck
STURGIS, S.D. - A walked-in run in the bottom of the seventh gave the Scoopers a come from behind victory over Billings Upper Deck Saturday. Both teams scored a run in the first inning and 2 runs each in the third. Billings would break a 3-all tie with a run in the top of the ...
April 6, 2019

Scoopers split two game series with Pierre
STURGIS, S.D. - Sturgis split a two game series with Pierre Friday night in high school baseball. In game one, Pierre would score one run in the third and one in the sixth to escape with a 2-0 victory. Pierre pitcher Grey Zabel got the win, striking out 10 Scooper batters. And...
April 5, 2019

Scoopers stay perfect on season with 11-1 win over Deadwood
STURGIS, S.D. - The Sturgis Scooper baseball team remained perfect on the season as they rolled 11-1 over Lead-Deadwood Thursday night. Sturgis jumped out to a 4-0 lead after one inning and never looked back. The Scoopers scored runs in the second and third and put the game awa...
April 4, 2019

Rapid City Stevens downs rival Central in Tuesday night baseball
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Rapid City Stevens and Rapid City Central took their rivalry to the baseball field last night, where the two met at McKeague Field. Central jumped out to a 4-2 lead in the fourth inning, but would see Stevens dominate the rest of the way. The Raiders would sco...
April 2, 2019

Sunday, March 31, High School Baseball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Area baseball scores from Sunday, March 31: Mitchell 21, Rapid City Stevens 9 Mitchell 4, Rapid City Central 2...
March 31, 2019

Scoopers take two from SD School of Mines Baseball Club
STURGIS, S.D. - Sturgis swept two games away from the School of Mines Saturday in a baseball twin-bill at Strong Field. Both games only went five innings courtesy of the Scooper offensive train. In the first game, a 5-run fifth inning ended it early for the Scoopers as they bea...
March 30, 2019

Wyoming advances in WNIT
LARAMIE, Wyo. - Wyoming freshman Karla Erjavec sank a free throw with 9 seconds left, lifting the Cowgirls over Pepperdine 61-60 Thursday night and into the quarterfinals of the WNIT. It is the second time that Wyoming (25-8) has reached the quarterfinals of the WNIT, joining th...
March 28, 2019

SDSU assistant tabbed as next head coach of men's hoops team
BROOKINGS, S.D. (AP) — South Dakota State has promoted assistant Eric Henderson to be the next head coach of its men's basketball team. Henderson was an assistant the past three seasons. He succeeds T.J. Otzelberger, who is taking over as head coach at UNLV. Otzelberger l...
March 27, 2019

South Dakota boys basketball All State AA Team announced
UNDATED - The South Dakota Basketball Coaches Association released it's season-ending Boys Class AA All State Team Wednesday. Leading the first team was Matthew Mors of Yankton, who helped lead the Bucks to the state tournament once again this year. Mors averaged 23 points per ...
March 27, 2019

Rapid City Developmental Meet helps open High School Track and Field Season
RAPID CITY, S.D. - After being postponed Saturday due to weather, the Rapid City Developmental Track and Field Meet was held Wednesday at Sioux Park. The meet saw several multi-event winners. Rapid City Central's Hannah Young won the 100 and 200 meter dash and Custer's Kellen K...
March 27, 2019

Scooper baseball opens season with 9-2 win over Douglas
STURGIS, S.D. - The Sturgis Scoopers opened up their 2019 baseball campaign with a 9-2 win over Douglas Wednesday night. The Scoopers used a 3 run second inning to take the lead, and would put the game out of reach in the fifth, scoring 4 runs to make it 9-1. Douglas would add ...
March 27, 2019

RC Central wins season opener over Douglas
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Rapid City Central opened the 2019 high school baseball season with an 11-1 drubbing of Douglas Tuesday night. Starting Cobbler pitcher Mitch Sand got the win at McKeague Field in Rapid City. Sand pitched five innings and struck out 12 batters, giving up just...
March 26, 2019

Nebraska fires hoops coach Miles, missed NCAA Tourney again
LINCOLN, Neb. - Nebraska has fired seventh-year coach Tim Miles after the Cornhuskers finished 13th in the Big Ten and failed to make the NCAA Tournament for a fifth straight year. Athletic director Bill Moos announced the firing Tuesday, two days after the Huskers finished a 19...
March 25, 2019

Sweet Sixteen Bound - South Dakota State beats Syracuse 75-64
SYRACUSE, N.Y. — Madison Guebert scored 18 of her 20 points on 3-pointers, including two critical 3s in the fourth quarter, to lead No. 6 seed South Dakota State to a 75-64 win over third-seeded Syracuse on Monday night in the second round of the NCAA Tournament. The victo...
March 25, 2019

Packers at Bears to open 2019 season
PHOENIX (AP) - As part of the celebration of its 100th season, the NFL will break from tradition and feature the Packers vs. the Bears in its season opener Sept. 5. Usually, the Super Bowl champion is the home team for the prime-time opener, but the league wants to salute histor...
March 24, 2019

South Dakota State tops Quinnipiac 76-65
SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — South Dakota coach Aaron Johnston's team came up with some big rebounds down the stretch to hold off Quinnipiac. Macy Miller scored 27 points and grabbed 11 rebounds to lead the No. 6 seed Jackrabbits to a 76-65 win over 11th-seeded Quinnipiac in a fi...
March 23, 2019

Rush fall iln close battle with Idaho
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Justin Faryna provided the only goal of the contest for the Rapid City Rush, who fell to the Idaho Steelheads by a 3-1 score on Friday night.  With Kansas City falling in regulation to South Carolina, the Rush still trail by 7 points for the final playoff ...
March 22, 2019

Clemson gets tournament win over South Dakota 79-66
STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) — Danielle Edwards endured three straight years of a lot of losses before finally getting a chance to play in the Big Dance. With every 3-pointer that splashed through the net in the fourth quarter, it was obvious the Clemson senior was ready for her ...
March 22, 2019

South Dakota Girls Class AA All State Team announced
UNDATED - The South Dakota Basketball Coaches Association released its annual Class AA Girls Basketball All State Team this week. Leading the roster is Harrisburg's Jeniah Ugofsky, who also was selected as Player of the Year. Ugofsky led the Tigers averaging 11.5 points per gam...
March 21, 2019

Osetkowski leads Texas over South Dakota State 79-73 in NIT
AUSTIN, Texas — Dylan Osetkowski had a career-high 26 points as Texas defeated South Dakota State 79-73 in the NIT first round on Tuesday night. Osetkowski shot 4 for 6 from beyond the arc. Courtney Ramey had 13 points for Texas (17-16). Kerwin Roach II added 12 points. ...
March 19, 2019

South Dakota Basketball Coaches Association announces Coaches of the Year
UNDATED - The South Dakota Basketball Coaches Association has selected their Coaches of the Year for 2019. In Region 4, Timber Lake's Cody Lawrence was named Coach of the Year for boys basketball. Rapid City Stevens Assistant Coach Colin McCampbell was selected as Assistant Coa...
March 18, 2019

SDSU, USD women's hoops teams both make NCAA Tournament
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. - The South Dakota State University and the University of South Dakota women's basketball teams have both made the NCAA Tournament. Summit League champion SDSU is a No. 6 seed and fill face No. 11 Quinnipiac on Saturday. The Jackrabbits are making their ninth t...
March 18, 2019

Brandon Valley sweeps Girls and Boys Class AA Basketball Championships
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Both Brandon Valley girls and boys basketball teams are leaving Rapid City champions of high school basketball. The Brandon Valley boys beat Sioux Falls O'Gorman 54-47 and the girls defeated Sioux Falls Lincoln 60-40 to win the state championships Saturday nig...
March 16, 2019

Tea Area wins Class A Boys; Winner takes Class A Girls Basketball
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. - Tea Area won the South Dakota Class A Boys Basketball Championship with a 68-57 win over Sioux Falls Christian Saturday night. Justin Hohn led Tea with 19 points. Noah Freidel added 17 points and pulled down 12 rebounds. Both teams were neck and neck until T...
March 16, 2019

Clark - Willow Lake wins State B Boys Basketball Tournament
ABERDEEN, S.D. - Clark/Willow Lake beat DeSmet 49-41 to win the South Dakota Class B Boys Baskeball Tournament Saturday. Clark/Willow Lake jumped out to a 17-9 lead after one quarter and maintained their edge into the fourt quarter to pull away. Jacob Prouty dominated for Clark...
March 16, 2019

South Dakota Class AA Boys and Girls State Basketball - Day Two Wrapup
RAPID CITY, S.D. - The Rapid City Stevens girls basketball team rebounded from an opening round loss to roll over Sioux Falls Washington 62-38 in the consolation semifinals Friday. Stevens jumped out to a 13-5 first quarter lead and never looked back, outscoring Washington 25-6 ...
March 15, 2019

South Dakota Class A Boys and Girls State Basketball - day two wrapup
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. - Tea Area came out triumphant in a tough battle with Pine Ridge to earn a trip to the South Dakota Class A Boys Basketball Championship game Saturday night. Pine Ridge came into Friday's semifinals riding high off a win over Hot Springs Thursday. The two team...
March 15, 2019

South Dakota Class B Boys Basketball State Tournament - day two wrapup
ABERDEEN, S.D. - At the State B Boys Tournament, White River punched their ticket to the consolation title game with a 78-56 win over Jones County Friday. They will play Sully Buttes in the consolation final for fifth place. Sully Buttes edged Timber Lake 54-50. Nick Wittler bl...
March 15, 2019

Rapid City Rush win fourth straight
WEST VALLEY CITY, UTAH – Cedric Montminy struck twice, and Adam Carlson stopped all but one of 43 shots on net to help lead the Rapid City Rush to a 2-1 win over the Utah Grizzlies at the Maverik Center on Thursday night.  The win gives the Rush four straight, all comi...
March 14, 2019

South Dakota Class AA Boys State Basketball - day one wrapup
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Rapid City Stevens was no match for Brandon Valley as the Lynx opened up the Boys Class AA State Basketball Tournament with a 58-47 win. Stevens jumped out quickly on the Lynx -- leading 14-9 after one quarter. But, Brandon Valley would outscore Rapid City S...
March 14, 2019

South Dakota Girls Class AA State Basketball - day one wrapup
RAPID CITY, S.D. - The Mitchell Lady Kernels provided a big surprise to open the South Dakota Girls Class AA Basketball State Tournament. Mitchell beat top seeded Sioux Falls O'Gorman 63-54. Mitchell outscored the Knights 20-14 in the second quarter and O'Gorman just couldn't k...
March 14, 2019

South Dakota Class A Girls Basketball - day one wrapup
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. - The St Thomas More Cavaliers will not repeat as state champions this year, falling 49-27 to Lennox on the opening day of the South Dakota Class A Girls Basketball Tournament. The Cavaliers fell behind early, and got outscored 15-0 in the second quarter and 15...
March 14, 2019

South Dakota Class A Boys Basketball - day one wrapup
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. - Pine Ridge picked up a first round win in Sioux Falls as the South Dakota Class A Boys Basketball Tournament got underway. The Thorpes beat Hot Springs 75-51 to spoil the first tournament appearance for the Bison in over four decades. Corey Brown and Charl...
March 14, 2019

South Dakota Class B Boys Basketball - day one wrapup
ABERDEEN, S.D. - At the South Dakota Boys State B Basketball Tournament, Viborg-Hurley stunned top seeded White River 69-61 to advance to the semifinals Friday. Viborg-Hurley was one of three eight seed teams to win on opening day. The heavily favored Tigers fell behind early, ...
March 14, 2019

South Dakota St. wins 9th Summit League title in 11 years
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) - Macy Miller finished with 30 points, giving her 2,295 to set the Summit League's career mark, to help South Dakota State beat South Dakota 83-71 on Tuesday to earn an automatic berth in the NCAA Tournament. The Jackrabbits have won nine of the last 11 Su...
March 11, 2019

Griesel carries North Dakota St. past Western Illinois 76-73
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — Sam Griesel had a season-high 20 points as North Dakota State narrowly defeated Western Illinois 76-73 in the semifinals of the Summit League Conference Tourney on Monday night. Vinnie Shahid had 14 points for North Dakota State (17-15). Deng Geu added ...
March 11, 2019

SDSU and USD Women to meet for Summit League Championship
SIOUX FALLS, S.D.—The South Dakota State women's basketball team advanced to its ninth The Summit League Championships title game after recording an 86-55 win over Oral Roberts Monday afternoon in the semifinal round at the Denny Sanford PREMIER Center. The Jackrabbits, who...
March 11, 2019

RC Rush come from behind and score shootout win
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Rapid City  goalie Adam Carlson stopped three shots in the shootout period and the Rapid City Rush used a late goal to come from behind and beat Utah Saturday night 3-2. It looked as if the Rush may fall to Utah 2-1 with only a minute remaining in regulat...
March 9, 2019

Yellow Jackets fall to Cowboys in RMAC Championship Game
GOLDEN, Colo. – In the Black Hills State University men's basketball team's first ever appearance in the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Championship Game, the Yellow Jackets fell to New Mexico Highlands, 79-66, on Saturday evening. Stefan Desnica and Dez Stoudamire were...
March 9, 2019

Number two seed DeSmet wins Girls Class B Basketball Championship
HURON, S.D. - The Number two seed DeSmet Bulldogs won the South Dakota Class B Girls Championship game Saturday night in Huron. It is DeSmet's first ever state girls' basketball title. The 49-39 win for the Bulldogs  came againse a previously unbeaten Number one seed Ethan...
March 9, 2019

Montague hits clutch FTs, Western Illinois topples South Dakota State
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — Keshon Montague made his only points on the night as he calmly sank two free throws in the waning seconds to assure Western Illinois' upset of South Dakota State 79-76 in the opening round of the Summit League tournament on Saturday. Montague, who had m...
March 9, 2019

BHSU takes down Orediggers for berth in Championship
GOLDEN, Colo. – Dez Stoudamire scored 26 points, as the Black Hills State University men's basketball team upset No. 1 seeded Colorado School of Mines, 86-77, in the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Tournament Semifinal. It was the first ever appearance for the Yellow Jac...
March 8, 2019

Friday Night, Class B, Girls State Basketball Scores
HURON, S.D. - Friday's Scores from the South Dakota Girls Class B State Basketball Tournament in Huron: GIRLS PREP BASKETBALL Class B State Tournament Consolation Semifinal Warner 66, Waverly-South Shore 52 White River 69, Ipswich 61 Semifinal DeSmet 64, Corsica/Stickney 6...
March 8, 2019

Thursday Night, March 7, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - South Dakota Postseason basketball scores from Thursday, March 7:   BOYS PREP BASKETBALL Class B SoDak 16 State Qualifier Sully Buttes 66, Lemmon 53   GIRLS PREP BASKETBALL Class A SoDak 16 State Qualifier Aberdeen Roncalli 49, Belle Fourche 27 Lenn...
March 7, 2019

BHSU men advance, women fall to Colorado Mesa
SPEARFISH, S.D. – Dez Stoudamire scored 28 points, as the Black Hills State University men's basketball team took down Colorado Mesa University, 73-70, on Tuesday evening in the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference quarterfinal round. The Yellow Jackets are the No. 4 seed in ...
March 5, 2019

Tuesday Night, March 5, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Tuesday Night, March 5, High School Basketball Scoreboard:   BOYS PREP BASKETBALL Class A SoDak 16 State Qualifier Dell Rapids 59, Parker 31 Hot Springs 54, Winner 41 Lennox 91, Cheyenne-Eagle Butte 55 Madison 72, Tiospa Zina Tribal 63 Pine Ri...
March 5, 2019

College Basketball Scoreboard for Saturday, March 2
UNDATED - College Basketball Scoreboard for Saturday, March 2: Men’s College Basketball SDSU 86, Western Illinois 66 USD 78, UND 63   Women’s College Basketball SDSU 100, Western Illinois 62 USD 87, UND 54 NSIC Tournament Quarterfinals Sioux Falls 103, Wa...
March 3, 2019

Scooper boys end season with SoDak 16 loss to Harrisburg
HARRISBURG, S.D. - The Sturgis Scooper boys basketball team saw their season come to an end Saturday night with a 60-48 loss to Harrisburg. The Class AA SoDak 16 game saw the Tigers jump out to a quick 13-7 lead. Harrisburg clamped down on the outside shooting of Ryan Garland,...
March 3, 2019

Saturday Night, March 2, High School Basketball Board
UNDATED - Here is your Saturay Night, March 2, High School Basketball Scoreboard:   BOYS PREP BASKETBALL Class AA SoDak 16 State Qualifier Brandon Valley 73, Brookings 47 Harrisburg 60, Sturgis Brown 48 Huron 51, Watertown 50 Rapid City Stevens 52, Rapid City Central...
March 2, 2019

Scooper girls see season come to an end with SoDak 16 loss to Mitchell
MITCHELL, S.D. - The Sturgis Scooper girls basketball team dropped a 60-35 contest to Mitchell in the SoDak 16 Friday night at the Corn Palace. Mitchell jumped on top of Sturgis early, leading 19-8 after the first quarter. Jordyn Cranny hit a 3-pointer and free throws by Payton ...
March 1, 2019

Friday Night, March 1, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Friday Night, March 1, High School Basketball Scoreboard: BOYS PREP BASKETBALL Class A Region 1 SoDak 16 Qualifier Redfield/Doland 45, Aberdeen Roncalli 42 Tiospa Zina Tribal 56, Groton Area 38 Class A Region 2 SoDak 16 Qualifier Flandreau 64, Sioux...
March 1, 2019

Belle Fourche, St Thomas More punch ticket to SoDak 16
UNDATED - The Belle Fourche and St Thomas More girls basketball teams are headed to the Class A Girls SoDak 16. Belle Fourche earned their trip by cruising to a 71-47 win over Rapid City Christian Thursday night. Rylee Young led the Broncs wih 19 points. The Broncs will play Abe...
February 28, 2019

Thursday Night, February 28, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Thursday Night, February 28, High School Basketball Scoreboard: BOYS PREP BASKETBALL= Class B Region 4= Semifinal= Dell Rapids St. Mary 56, Chester 37 GIRLS PREP BASKETBALL= Class A Region 1= Semifinal= Aberdeen Roncalli 48, Milbank 43 Redfield/Dol...
February 28, 2019

Spielman reports Vikings pick up 2020 option on Zimmer's contract
INDIANAPOLIS - The Minnesota Vikings have exercised their option on coach Mike Zimmer's contract for 2020. General manager Rick Spielman made the announcement in Indianapolis at the NFL scouting combine. Zimmer said last month he'd have no problem working in the final year of hi...
February 26, 2019

Colorado Rockies slugger Nolan Arenado makes deal
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. - Colorado Rockies slugger Nolan Arenado says "at the end of the day my heart was here" and he wants to emulate Todd Helton and Derek Jeter by spending his entire career with one team, explaining why he gave up a chance to become a free agent after this season. ...
February 26, 2019

South Dakota State has new offensive, defensive coordinators
BROOKINGS, S.D. - The South Dakota State University football team has new offensive and defensive coordinators. Head coach John Stiegelmeier has promoted offensive line coach Jason Eck to offensive coordinator. He'll continue coaching the offensive line. Eck replaces Eric Eidsn...
February 26, 2019

Tuesday Night, February 26, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Tuesday Night, February 26, High School Basketball Scoreboard:   BOYS PREP BASKETBALL Aberdeen Central 71, Brookings 62 Sioux Falls Lincoln 58, Sioux Falls Roosevelt 52 Class A Region 1 First Round Aberdeen Roncalli 76, Webster 52 Groton Area 6...
February 26, 2019

Scooper girls and boys wrap up regular season with victories over Central
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Both Sturgis girls and boys basketball teams ended the regular season on a high note with victories over Rapid City Central Monday night. In the girls game, Kylie Shaw and Loralee Stock each had 12 points to the lead the Scoopers to a 43-39 victory. Shaw hit ...
February 25, 2019

Monday Night, February 25, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Monday Night, February 25, High School Basketball Scoreboard: BOYS PREP BASKETBALL= Rapid City Stevens 92, Spearfish 39 Sioux Falls O'Gorman 57, Harrisburg 52 Sturgis Brown 47, Rapid City Central 44 Class B Region 1= First Round= Florence/Henry 63, G...
February 25, 2019

Rockies, manager Bud Black agree to 3-year extension
DENVER, Colo. - The Colorado Rockies have agreed to a three-year contract extension with manager Bud Black after he guided the team to back-to-back playoff appearances. His contract now runs through the 2022 season, the team announced Monday in Scottsdale, Arizona. The 61-year-...
February 24, 2019

South Dakota State upends No. 23 South Dakota women in OT
BROOKINGS, S.D. — Macy Miller scored 28 points and Tagyn Larson had 21 points and 11 rebounds to lead South Dakota State over No. 23 South Dakota 82-78 in overtime on Sunday and take command of the Summit League race. The Jackrabbits (22-6, 14-1) have one league game remai...
February 24, 2019

Fischer and Barone lead Rush to big win
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Zach Fischer scored twice and assisted once in the first period, and Brad Barone stopped 38 of 40 shots in net in his Rapid City Rush debut, as the two helped power the Rush to a crucial win against the Atlanta Gladiators with a 4-2 win on Saturday night. ...
February 23, 2019

College Basketball Roundup - BHSU men beat UCCS, Hardrockers upset Orediggers
SPEARFISH, S.D. – Dez Stoudamire scored 25 points, as the Black Hills State University men's basketball team took down the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs, 79-76, on Saturday evening. The Yellow Jackets have now clinched a spot in the RMAC Tournament.   Sto...
February 23, 2019

Saturday Night, February 23, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Saturday Night, February 23, High School Basketball Scoreboard: BOYS PREP BASKETBALL Brandon Valley 62, St. Thomas More 52 Britton-Hecla 59, Hamlin 44 Brookings 51, Huron 50 DeSmet 73, Deubrook 43 Edgemont 52, New Underwood 49 Edmunds Central 72, Tio...
February 23, 2019

Rapid City Stevens wins State A Wrestling Team Title
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Rapid City Stevens crowned two champions and won the team title over Pierre as the State A Wrestling Tournament wrapped up Saturday night in Rapid City. Stevens finished with 162.5 points, ahead of Pierre with 133.5. Rapid City Central was third with 132. For...
February 23, 2019

Canton crowns two champions, team title at State B Wrestling
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Canton crowned two champions and dominated the team standings to win the State B Wrestling Tournament Saturday. Canton finished with 200 points and crowned champions in the 126 pound and 132 pound bracket. Winner was second in the team points and crowned fou...
February 23, 2019

Sturgis sends three wrestlers on to semifinals at State A Wrestling
RAPID CITY, S.D. – The Friday afternoon session at the State A Wrestling tournament is in the books. Sturgis had Kaden Olson advance in the 106 pound bracket as he defeated Brock Sparks of Mitchell 8-0. He’ll face Quincy Hulverson of Tea Area in the semifinals. Jaco...
February 22, 2019

Day one of State B Wrestling Tournament in the books
RAPID CITY, S.D. – At the State B Wrestling Tournament Custer and Philip did well in the afternoon session. Custer’s Logan Graf is moving to the semifinals with a 7-5 decision over Andy Meyer of Canton. At 113, Custer’s Jacob Brunner moves to the semifinals wi...
February 22, 2019

Friday Night, February 22, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Friday Night, February 22, Prep Basketball Scoreboard: BOYS PREP BASKETBALL= Brandon Valley 68, Douglas 29 Burke 71, Avon 40 Clark/Willow Lake 55, Arlington 44 DeSmet 54, Wolsey-Wessington 51 Dell Rapids 59, Flandreau 46 Dell Rapids St. Mary 69, Howa...
February 22, 2019

Daum now among top 10 career scorers, SDSU gets 92-83 win
BROOKINGS, S.D. — Mike Daum had 38 points, which pushed him past Oscar Robertson for the No. 10 spot in NCAA's Division I career points, and South Dakota State rallied to beat Purdue Fort Wayne 92-83 on Thursday night. Daum, who now has 2,981 points in his career at SDSU, ...
February 21, 2019

No. 23 South Dakota women avenge only Summit League loss
VERMILLION, S.D. — Ciara Duffy scored 16 points and Monica Arens 12, with both sinking four 3-pointers, and No. 23 South Dakota avenged its only Summit League loss this season with a 73-58 victory over Denver on Thursday night. Hannah Sjerven added 11 points and a game-hig...
February 21, 2019

Thursday Night, February 21, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Thursday Night, February 21, High School Basketball Scoreboard: BOYS PREP BASKETBALL= Aberdeen Roncalli 77, Chamberlain 63 Andes Central/Dakota Christian 68, Freeman Academy/Marion 62 Cheyenne-Eagle Butte 47, Mobridge-Pollock 45 Dell Rapids 75, Garrets...
February 21, 2019

Rapid City Stevens hangs on for one point victory over Sturgis
STURGIS, S.D. - Four players scored in double-figures and Rapid City Stevens held on for a one point, 64-63 win over Sturgis Thursday night. The game was close the whole way -- Stevens leading by as much as seven several times -- only to see that lead evaporate in the third quar...
February 21, 2019

Veteran Sports Broadcaster Lesley Visser Honored with 2018 Neuharth Award
VERMILLION, S.D. – Veteran sports broadcaster Lesley Visser will receive the 2018 Al Neuharth Award for Excellence in Media on Monday, Feb. 25, in the Al Neuharth Media Center at the University of South Dakota. The Al Neuharth Award for Excellence in the Media is presented...
February 20, 2019

Umude double-double lifts South Dakota over Denver 72-45
VERMILLION, S.D. — Stanley Umude had 18 points and 10 rebounds to lift South Dakota to a 72-45 win over Denver on Wednesday night. Triston Simpson had 13 points and six rebounds for South Dakota (11-15, 5-8 Summit League). Cody Kelley added 12 points. Trey Burch-Manning ha...
February 20, 2019

Tuesday Night, February 19, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Tuesday Night, February 19, Prep Basketball Scoreboard: BOYS PREP BASKETBALL= Aberdeen Central 60, Pierre 44 Custer 65, Hill City 45 Dakota Valley 78, Lennox 70 Dell Rapids 76, Canton 42 Faulkton 63, Edmunds Central 38 Harrisburg 74, Huron 67 Hot Sp...
February 19, 2019

Scooper girls and boys get wins over Douglas
STURGIS, S.D. - Both Sturgis Scooper boys and girls basketball teams completed season sweeps of Douglas Tuesday night. In the girls game, the Scoopers needed a fourth quarter push from Olivia Jolley and Loralee Stock to pick up a 64-61 victory. Douglas came back from a 5-point ...
February 19, 2019

Monday Night, February 18, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Monday Night, February 18, High School Basketball Scoreboard: Boys Basketball Arlington 64, Dell Rapids St. Mary 50 Beresford 67, Garretson 50 Bon Homme 57, Irene-Wakonda 51 Cheyenne-Eagle Butte 63, Mobridge-Pollock 48 Clark/Willow Lake 59, Aberdeen R...
February 18, 2019

South Dakota High School Basketball Poll for Week of February 18
UNDATED - The South Dakota Prep Media Basketball Poll for the week of Feb. 18 is listed below, ranking the top-five teams, the team’s record, points received and ranking in the previous poll. First-place votes are listed in parentheses. Boys Class AA 1. Lincoln (20) 15-1...
February 18, 2019

Denny Hamlin cruises to 2nd Daytona 500 victory in 4 years
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Denny Hamlin came to the Daytona 500 determined to honor his late car owner with a victory. He delivered with a storybook tribute for Joe Gibbs Racing. Hamlin won NASCAR's biggest race for the second time in four years Sunday, leading JGR in a 1...
February 17, 2019

Stevens wins regional wrestling title with Sturgis placing third
BELLE FOURCHE, S.D. - Rapid City Stevens captured the Region 4 wrestling title in Class A Saturday. The Raiders finished with a team best of 212.5 points. Rapid City Central placed second with 203 and Sturgis finished in third with 174.5 For the Scoopers, three wrestlers won ti...
February 16, 2019

Yellow Jackets defeat Eagles to complete series sweep
CHADRON, Neb. – The Black Hills State University men's basketball team defeated Chadron State, 77-71, Saturday evening to sweep the season series. Dez Stoudamire led BHSU (14-9, 13-6 RMAC) with 26 points and three assists. Stefan Desnica totaled 17 points, while Tyler Oliv...
February 16, 2019

No. 25 South Dakota women win 10th straight, top W Illinois
MACOMB, Ill. — Hannah Sjerven scored 20 points and No. 25 South Dakota celebrated its first appearance in the Top 25 on Saturday with an 83-61 win over Western Illinois for the Coyotes' second 10-game winning streak of the season. Ciara Duffy and Chloe Lamb combined for 35...
February 16, 2019

Jenkins trey gives South Dakota St. 78-77 win over NDSU
FARGO, N.D. — David Jenkins went airborne at half-court to sink a 3-pointer at the buzzer, giving South Dakota State a 78-77 win over North Dakota State on Saturday. The Jackrabbits (21-7, 11-2 Summit League) were down by two, 77-75, in the final seconds when NDSU's Rocky ...
February 16, 2019

Saturday Night, February 16, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Saturday Night, February 16, High School Basketball Scoreboard: BOYS PREP BASKETBALL Bridgewater-Emery 62, Viborg-Hurley 45 Chamberlain 57, Platte-Geddes 56 Clark/Willow Lake 64, Tiospa Zina Tribal 43 Dell Rapids St. Mary 68, Elkton-Lake Benton 59 Fla...
February 16, 2019

Friday Night, February 15, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Friday Night, February 15, High School Basketball Scoreboard: BOYS PREP BASKETBALL Arlington 43, Chester 29 Beresford 54, Wagner 37 Bon Homme 62, Gregory 47 Brookings 70, Pierre 61 Canton 70, Alcester-Hudson 44 Castlewood 61, Estelline/Hendricks 36 Clark/Willow ...
February 15, 2019

Thursday Night, February 14, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Thursday Night, February 14, Prep Basketball Scoreboard:   BOYS PREP BASKETBALL Brandon Valley 58, Sioux Falls Roosevelt 56 Colman-Egan 67, Castlewood 61 Colome 65, Marty Indian 64 Custer 69, Lead-Deadwood 50 Douglas 70, Spearfish 68 Flandreau ...
February 14, 2019

Wednesday Night, February 13, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - South Dakota High School Basketball Scoreboard for Wednesday, February 13: GIRLS PREP BASKETBALL Florence/Henry 46, Great Plains Lutheran 33 Little Wound 81, St. Francis Indian 80, 2OT Miller 52, Faulkton 50...
February 13, 2019

Tuesday Night, February 12, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Tuesday Night, February 12, High School Basketball Scoreboard:     BOYS PREP BASKETBALL      Aberdeen Christian 56, Langford 40      Alcester-Hudson 57, Centerville 45    ...
February 12, 2019

South Dakota Media Prep Basketball Poll for Week of February 11
UNDATED - The South Dakota Prep Media Basketball Poll for the week of Feb. 11 is listed below, ranking the top-five teams, the team’s record, points received and ranking in the previous poll. First-place votes are listed in parentheses. Boys Class AA 1. Lincoln (23) 14-1...
February 11, 2019

Monday Night, February 11, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Monday Night, February 11, High School Basketball Scoreboard: BOYS PREP BASKETBALL Aberdeen Roncalli 61, Groton Area 53 Arlington 61, Colman-Egan 51 Baltic 71, Elkton-Lake Benton 61 Canistota 66, Howard 56 Flandreau Indian 70, Centerville 38 Florenc...
February 11, 2019

South Dakota is ranked in The Associated Press women's basketball poll for the first time in school history
NEW YORK - South Dakota is ranked in The Associated Press women's basketball poll for the first time in school history. The 25th-ranked Coyotes (22-3) have won nine straight games and are off to the school's best start since moving up to Division I in 2008. Baylor is still No. ...
February 10, 2019

Rush surge for seven in sweep of Wichita
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Chris Leibinger scored twice to give the Rapid City Rush a 4-1 lead after 20 minutes, hanging on despite a Wichita Thunder surge for a 7-4 win on Saturday night.  The win gives the Rush a sweep of the Thunder, and also gives Assistant Coach Nello Ferrara a...
February 9, 2019

Custer-Edgemont wins BHC Crown at wrestling tournament
HILL CITY, S.D. - The Custer/Edgemont Wrestling team captured a well-earned Black Hills Conference championship crown at the conference wrestling tournament Saturday. Custer/Edgemont sent six wrestling into the finals, where three champions were crowned. They were Logan Graf at...
February 9, 2019

Watertown's Myah Morris wins All Around at State Gymnastics
BROOKINGS, S.D. - Watertown's Myah Morris won the Individual All Around at the State Gymnastics Competition Saturday. Morris finished with a 38.425 with Mitchell's Maria Krall in second with 36.675. Shay Trimble of Rapid City Stevens captured first place in the floor exercise w...
February 9, 2019

College Basketball - BHSU men get past NM Highlands while Tech get big win over CSU Pueblo
UNDATED - The BHSU men's basketball team got a big 3-pointer from Makaleb McInnis to beat New Mexico Highlands Saturday night. The 66-65 victory for the Yellow Jackets was the sixth straight. Stefan Desnica led the way for BHSU with 18 points and 10 rebounds. Meanwhile the BHS...
February 9, 2019

Prep Basketball Scoreboard for Saturday, February 9
UNDATED - Saturday night, February 9, prep basketball scoreboard: BOYS PREP BASKETBALL Arlington 62, Elkton-Lake Benton 43 Burke 59, Alcester-Hudson 44 Colome 61, Menno 49 Flandreau 65, Clark/Willow Lake 48 Harrisburg 66, Mitchell 52 Hot Springs 55, Red Cloud 49 Jones Cou...
February 9, 2019

College Basketball Scoreboard from Friday, February 8
UNDATED - Area college basketball scores from Friday night, February 8: Women’s Basketball CSU-Pueblo 73, BHSU 63 SD School of Mines 60, New Mexico Highlands 46 USF 73, USF 66 *Szymanski 33 points MN-Duluth 69, Augustana 45 MN-Moorhead 92, SMSU 63 Presentation 81, Da...
February 8, 2019

Rush win close 2-1 contest over Wichita
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Cedric Montminy struck twice in the second period, and Tyler Parks stood tall in net late, helping the Rapid City Rush to a crucial 2-1 regulation win over the Wichita Thunder on Friday night.  The game marked the first of a pair of matchups this weekend, ...
February 8, 2019

State Gymnastics - Watertown and Deuel capture team titles
BROOKINGS, S.D. - The Watertown Arrows captured the Class AA State Gymnastics title at the state meet in Brookings Friday night. Watertown placed first with 147.225 points. Mitchell was second with 144.500 and home team Brookings captured third. Deuel ran away with the Class A ...
February 8, 2019

Rapid City Stevens edges cross town rival Central in Wrestling Dual
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Rapid City Stevens prepped for their upcoming regional with a hard fought 35-26 win over rival Rapid City Central in Friday night Wrestling action. Both teams will now prepare for the upcoming regional tournament, which will take place next week. In Friday ni...
February 8, 2019

Friday Night, February 8, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Prep Basketball Scoreboard for Friday, February 8: BOYS PREP BASKETBALL Alliance, Neb. 64, Rapid City Christian 43 Baltic 68, Alcester-Hudson 36 Bennett County 57, New Underwood 29 Beresford 63, Elk Point-Jefferson 60 Custer 58, Belle Fourche 47 Dako...
February 8, 2019

Tuesday Night, February 5, High School Wrestling Scoreboard
UNDATED - South Dakota Prep Wrestling Scoreboard for Tuesday, February 5: Burke/Gregory 61, Stanley County 13 Milbank 51, Webster Area 27 Parkston 36, Wagner 33 Pierre T.F. Riggs 51, Watertown 18 Brandon Valley Triangular Brandon Valley 39, Brookings 34 Brandon Valley 35, ...
February 5, 2019

Rapid City Stevens sweeps season series from Sturgis
STURGIS, S.D. - Rapid City Stevens used a 22-14 run to break a tie in the fourth quarter to get past Sturgis 51-43 in girls basketball Tuesday night. Stevens jumped out to a 12-2 first quarter lead, only to see Sturgis battle back and tie the game at 17 at halftime. After both ...
February 5, 2019

South Dakota Prep Basketball Poll for Week of February 4
UNDATED - The South Dakota Prep Media Basketball Poll for the week of Feb. 4 is listed below, ranking the top-five teams, the team’s record, points received and ranking in the previous poll. First-place votes are listed in parentheses.   Boys Class AA 1. Lincoln (...
February 4, 2019

Monday Night, February 4, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Monday Night, February 4, High School Basketball Scoreboard: BOYS PREP BASKETBALL Chester 64, Oldham-Ramona/Rutland 54 Clinton-Graceville-Beardsley, Minn. 50, Wilmot 45 Colman-Egan 61, Baltic 41 Dakota Valley 72, Spirit Lake, Iowa 63 DeSmet 59, Castle...
February 4, 2019

Daum moves up NCAA scoring list, sets SDSU's rebound record
DENVER, S.D. — Mike Daum scored 28 points to move past Larry Bird in the Division I record books and grabbed 12 rebounds to break South Dakota State's career program record, helping the Jackrabbits beat Denver 92-82 on Sunday. Daum reached 20 points for the 74th time in hi...
February 3, 2019

Balanced attack secures first ever win over Roadrunners for BHSU men
SPEARFISH, S.D. – Four players scored in double figures, as the Black Hills State University men's basketball team took down Metropolitan State University of Denver, 64-62, on Saturday evening. The win was the first ever victory for the Yellow Jackets over the Roadrunners. ...
February 2, 2019

Saturday Night, February 2, Wrestling Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Saturday Night, February 2, High School Wrestling Scoreboard: WRESTLING Big Dakota Conference Winner 132.5 points Kimball/White Lake/Platte-Geddes 127 Chamberlain 112 Redfield Area 96 Wessington Springs/Woonsocket/Wolsey-Wessington 95 Parkston 75 B...
February 2, 2019

Saturday Night, February 2, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Saturday Night, February 2, High School Basketball Scoreboard: BOYS PREP BASKETBALL Arlington 68, Great Plains Lutheran 23 Brandon Valley 54, Pierre 31 Chamberlain 71, Sisseton 67 Cheyenne-Eagle Butte 69, Winner 55 Clark/Willow Lake 61, Castlewood 27 ...
February 2, 2019

Scooper boys hold off Huron Saturday
STURGIS, S.D. - The Sturgis Scooper boys basketball game outlasted Huron Saturday afternoon 48-42. The game came down to free throws in the second half where Sturgis went 11 of 16 and Huron was 2 of 4. Huron was in the double bonus most of the fourth quarter, so the Scoopers fo...
February 2, 2019

Friday Night, February 1, Prep Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Friday Night, February 1, South Dakota High School Basketball Scoreboard: BOYS PREP BASKETBALL= Aberdeen Roncalli 62, Sisseton 49 Belle Fourche 51, Douglas 41 Beresford 69, Alcester-Hudson 47 Bon Homme 69, Avon 46 Brandon Valley 60, Brookings 47 Brid...
February 1, 2019

Scoopers hold on to beat Mitchell 63-60
STURGIS, S.D. - After trading the lead back and forth down the stretch, Sturgis held on to beat Mitchell in boys basketball Friday night. Mitchell led by 3 late in the fourth quarter, but the Scoopers would get some big baskets, including a 3-pointer by Ryder Ladner. The Kerne...
February 1, 2019

Scooper Wrestling rolls over Spearfish
SPEARFISH, S.D. - The Sturgis Scooper Wrestling team picked up a Thursday night wrestling dual win over one of their biggest rivals. Sturgis rolled over Spearfish 54-19. Sturgis got wins from Kaden Olson at 106, Jacob Wood by forfeit at 120, Logan Desersa at 126, Perry Ketelsen...
January 31, 2019

Thursday Night, January 31, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Thursday Night, January 31, High School Basketball Scoreboard: BOYS PREP BASKETBALL Andes Central/Dakota Christian 73, Wagner 56 Arlington 70, Lake Preston 49 Centerville 77, Hanson 55 Clark/Willow Lake 65, Deuel 35 Colman-Egan 57, Deubrook 49 Corsic...
January 31, 2019

Daum scores 23 as South Dakota St. beats Oral Roberts 86-80
TULSA, Okla. — Mike Daum had 23 points and nine rebounds to lead all five South Dakota State in double-figures scoring as the Jackrabbits beat Oral Roberts 86-80 on Thursday night. David Jenkins added 18 points, Skyler Flatten had 14 with eight rebounds and Alex Arians had...
January 31, 2019

Purdue Fort Wayne rides Holba's fast start past South Dakota
FORT WAYNE, Ind. — Matt Holba scored 20 points making three 3-pointers in the first 6½ minutes of play and Purdue Fort Wayne throttled South Dakota 102-71 on Wednesday night. Purdue Fort Wayne now has won back-to-back contests following a three-game skid. The Masto...
January 30, 2019

Sturgis Scoopers dominate Douglas in wrestling dual
BOX ELDER, S.D. - The Sturgis Scooper Wrestling team dominated in a  58-15 wrestling dual win over Douglas/Rapid City Christian Tuesday night in Box Elder. The Scoopers won nine of the 12 matches on the schedule. Earning pin falls for the Scoopers were Kaden Olson at 113 p...
January 29, 2019

Tuesday Night, January 29, Prep Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Tuesday Night, January 29, High School Basketball Scoreboard:      BOYS PREP BASKETBALL      Bennett County 54, Kadoka Area 46      Bison 53, Oelrichs 47      Little...
January 29, 2019

Rush lose nailbiter to the Mavericks
INDEPENDENCE, MO - Cedric Montminy and Chris Lebinger built an early 2-0 lead for the Rapid City Rush, but the Kansas City Mavericks scored three unanswered goals in the second period and staved off a late Rush rally to hand the Rush a 3-2 loss on Tuesday night.  The loss is...
January 29, 2019

South Dakota High School Basketball Scoreboard for Monday, January 28
UNDATED - South Dakota High School Basketball Scores from Monday, January 28: Boys Basketball Bon Homme 48, Corsica/Stickney 43 Dakota Valley 66, Tri-Valley 46 Dell Rapids St. Mary 70, Garretson 67 Ethan 68, Sanborn Central/Woonsocket 61 Freeman 51, Scotland 30 Irene-Wakon...
January 28, 2019

South Dakota Prep Basketball Poll for week of January 29
UNDATED - The South Dakota Prep Media Basketball Poll for the week of Jan. 28 is listed below, ranking the top-five teams, the team’s record, points received and ranking in the previous poll. First-place votes are listed in parentheses. Boys Class AA 1. Lincoln (23) 10-0...
January 28, 2019

Results from the Wrangler 20X High School Rodeo Showcase
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Here are results from the Wrangler 20X High School rodeo showcase, held Sunday, at the Rushmore Plaza Civic Center: BarebackNo qualified ridesBreakaway Roping1 Lexi McCoy Hermosa 3.672 Shania Larive Sturgis 4.113 Sierra Lee Rhame, ND 4.234 Mikenzy Miller Faith...
January 27, 2019

Gymnastics - Stevens places second at RC Triangular
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Pierre won the team title, with Rapid City Stevens coming in second at the Rapid City Triangular Gymnastics Meet Saturday. Pierre finished with a 137, with Stevens right behind. Rapid City Central, who only had two gymnasts compete, finished in third. For the...
January 26, 2019

Dickinson first, Sturgis third at Belle Fourche Invitational
BELLE FOURCHE, S.D. - Dickinson, N.D. captured the team title of the Belle Fourche Invitational Saturday, with 285 points. Rapid City Stevens finished just two points behind in second and Sturgis brought home third with 226.5 points. The Scoopers crowned two champions on the da...
January 26, 2019

Rush defeat the Walleye in first head to head win
TOLEDO, OH - Cedric Montminy provided the game winner in the top of the sixth round of the shootout to help the Rapid City Rush to a 3-2 post regulation win over the Toledo Walleye on Saturday night.  The game marks the first time since the 2016/17 ECHL season that both team...
January 26, 2019

BHSU and School of Mines Basketball Recap
SPEARFISH, S.D. – Dez Stoudamire and Fraser Malcolm each surpassed 20 points, as the Black Hills State University men's basketball team took down Colorado State University-Pueblo, 94-79, on Saturday evening.   Malcolm had 27 points and eight rebounds to lead the Yello...
January 26, 2019

Saturday Night, January 26, Wrestling Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Saturday Night, January 26, High School Wrestling Scoreboard: Belle Fourche Invitational Dickinson, N.D. 287.0 points Rapid City Stevens 285 Sturgis 226.5 Custer 154.5 Hot Springs 143.5 Spearfish 128 Douglas 113 Belle Fourche 108 Lead-Deadwood 93 ...
January 26, 2019

Saturday Night, January 26, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Saturday Night, January 26, High School Basketball Scoreboard: BOYS PREP BASKETBALL Aberdeen Christian 68, Great Plains Lutheran 21 Brandon Valley 69, Sioux Falls O'Gorman 60 Castlewood 52, Deubrook 27 Chadron, Neb. 53, Douglas 37 Cheyenne-Eagle Butte...
January 26, 2019

Pyle leads Western Illinois to 65-59 win over South Dakota
VERMILLION, S.D. — Ben Pyle scored 15 points and grabbed 10 rebounds to lead Western Illinois to a 65-59 win over South Dakota on Saturday afternoon. Kobe Webster added 13 points and four rebounds for the Leathernecks (8-13, 3-5 Summit League). C.J. Duff had 11 points and ...
January 26, 2019

Daum helps Jackrabbits snap 1st-place tie with Omaha
BROOKINGS, S.D. — Mike Daum scored 33 points and grabbed 16 rebounds and South Dakota State beat Omaha 83-73 on Saturday to snap a first-place tie between the Summit League co-leaders. Daum moved up to 17th on the NCAA's all-time scoring list, passing Allan Houston (Tennes...
January 26, 2019

Friday Night, January 25, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Friday Night, January 25, High School Basketball Scoreboard: BOYS PREP BASKETBALL Arlington 65, Deubrook 35 Brandon Valley 61, Aberdeen Central 58 Bridgewater-Emery 62, Hanson 52 Britton-Hecla 75, Redfield/Doland 61 Colome 53, Platte-Geddes 50 Corsic...
January 25, 2019

Colts agree to new deal with NFL's career scoring leader
INDIANAPOLIS — Adam Vinatieri will still be the NFL's oldest active player next season. The 46-year-old kicker and the Indianapolis Colts have agreed to a new deal, general manager Chris Ballard announced Friday on 1070 The Fan, the radio station that broadcasts the team's...
January 25, 2019

Thursday Night, January 24, Prep Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Thursday, January 24, High School Basketball Scoreboard: BOYS PREP BASKETBALL Aberdeen Roncalli 69, Webster 57 Boyd County, Neb. 57, Burke 46 Brookings 64, Mitchell 56, OT Douglas 39, Custer 34 Ethan 58, Mitchell Christian 48 Gregory 65, Avon 36 Hot...
January 24, 2019

St Thomas More girls and boys sweep Sturgis
STURGIS, S.D. - St Thomas More boys and girls basketball teams left Sturgis with victories Thursday night. The St Thomas More girls erased an 18 point deficit as they came back to beat Sturgis 55-46. Sturgis led 33-19 at halftime, but saw St Thomas More go on a 22-5 run in the ...
January 24, 2019

Tuesday, January 22, Prep Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Tuesday Night, January 22, High School Basketball Scoreboard:   Boys Basketball Aberdeen Roncalli 48, Hamlin 31 Andes Central/Dakota Christian 64, Wessington Springs 48 Boyden Hull 76, Central Lyon/RR 42 Brandon Valley 71, Sioux Falls Washington 59 Canistota...
January 22, 2019

Scoopers use second half run to get past Hill City
HILL CITY, S.D. – The Sturgis Scooper girls basketball team used a 12-3 second quarter spurt to take a lead they would not relinquish as they defeated Hill City 53-44 Tuesday night. The Rangers quickly took advantage early, jumping out to a 17-11 first quarter lead. That ...
January 22, 2019

South Dakota Prep Basketball Poll for week of January 22
UNDATED - The South Dakota Prep Media Basketball Poll for the week of Jan. 21 is listed below, ranking the top-five teams, the team’s record, points received and ranking in the previous poll. First-place votes are listed in parentheses. Boys Class AA 1. Lincoln (22) 9-0 ...
January 21, 2019

Monday Night, January 21, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Monday Night, January 21, Prep Basketball Scoreboard: Boys Basketball Alcester-Hudson 72, Scotland 40 Clark/Willow Lake 72, Great Plains Lutheran 20 Estelline/Hendricks 54, Iroquois 41 LeMars 64, Estherville Lincoln 59 Marty Indian 85, Avon 50 Minneo...
January 21, 2019

Rush fall in Weselowski's 500th game
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Rapid City Rush Captain Riley Weselowski played in his 500th game with the team on Saturday night, and celebrated the occasion by scoring his sixth of the season.  It wasn’t enough as the Florida Everblades won the rubber match of the three-game seri...
January 19, 2019

BHSU and SD School of Mines Basketball Recap
GOLDEN, Colo. – The Black Hills State University men's basketball team fell to Colorado School of Mines, 78-67, on Saturday night. The Yellow Jackets are now 6-5 in the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference, and 7-8 overall. Three players from Black Hills State reached double...
January 19, 2019

Wrestling Wrap - Sturgis goes 0-3 at East-West Duals
UNDATED - The Sturgis Scooper Wrestling team dropped three dual matches at the annual East-West Duals in Pierre. The Scoopers dropped a 37-30 dual to Brandon Valley, fell to Pierre 35-28 and lost a close 33-30 contest with Watertown. Kaden Olson at 106, Jacob Wood at 120 and Re...
January 19, 2019

Rapid City Stevens places third at Gym-O-Rama
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Rapid City Stevens placed third at the annual Rapid City Gym-O-rama on Saturday. Dickinson took the team title of the gymnastics meet with 149.2 points. Pierre placed second with 135.025 and Stevens finished with 129.950. The Raiders has five gymnasts compete...
January 19, 2019

Saturday Night, January 19, Prep Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - High School Basketball Scores from Saturday, January 19: BOYS PREP BASKETBALL Bennett County 53, Philip 40 Bowman County, N.D. 59, Belle Fourche 41 Burke 53, Gayville-Volin 47 Cheyenne-Eagle Butte 72, Little Wound 69 Dell Rapids 68, Elk Point-Jefferson 40 Faulkto...
January 19, 2019

Farynas scores late goal to give Rush win
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Justin Faryna notched his first goal back in a Rapid City Rush uniform in three years on a game-winner with 18.1 seconds left in regulation to give the Rush a 3-2 win over the ECHL’s #1 Florida Everblades.  The win gives the Rush a split in the three...
January 18, 2019

Friday Night, January 18, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Friday Night, January 18, High School Basketball Scoreboard: BOYS PREP BASKETBALL Hot Springs 76, Belle Fourche 60 Kadoka Area 61, Hill City 43 Sioux Falls O’Gorman 67, Rapid City Central 38 Sioux Falls Roosevelt 66, Rapid City Stevens 35 POSTPO...
January 18, 2019

Friday Night, January 18, College Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - College basketball scoreboard for Friday, January 18: Women’s College Basketball Black Hills State 62, Univ. of Colo, Colorado Springs 58 Colorado School of Mines 78, SD School of Mines 56 SDSU 66, UND 48 USD 76, Oral Roberts 72 Mary 70, Sioux Falls 63 Augu...
January 18, 2019

Scooper Wrestling splits dual matches with Wyoming
STURGIS, S.D. - The Sturgis Scooper wrestling team split a pair of matches with Wyoming in Sturgis Thursday. The Scoopers cruised to an easy 62-9 victory over Campbell County, but fell 44-25 to a tough Thunder Basin squad. Against Campbell County, Sturgis won 12 of 14 matches, ...
January 17, 2019

Thursday Night, January 17, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Thursday Night, January 17, High School Basketball Scoreboard: BOYS BASKETBALL Aberdeen Roncalli 59, Groton Area 43 Baltic 70, Freeman Academy/Marion 61 Beresford 66, Canton 41 Bridgewater-Emery 80, Howard 55 Dell Rapids 68, Madison 65 Irene-Wakonda 70, Alcester-...
January 17, 2019

Pierre blocks last second shot to secure win over Scoopers
PIERRE, S.D. - Pierre needed overtime to escape with a 55-53 win over the Sturgis Scoopers in boys basketball action last night. Pierre led by 14 at one point in the game, only to see the Scoopers erase the deficit with a 22-11 run in the fourth quarter. A steal and breakaway b...
January 17, 2019

Daum's 34 points, 21 rebounds lead SDSU past North Dakota
GRAND FORKS, N.D. — Mike Daum scored 34 points and grabbed a career-high 21 rebounds and South Dakota State beat North Dakota 78-74 on Wednesday night to win its fourth straight. Daum posted the nation's fourth 30-20 game this season and recorded his sixth 30-point game of...
January 16, 2019

Tuesday Night, January 15, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Tuesday Night, January 15, High School Basketball Scoreboard: Boys Aberdeen Christian 67, Faulkton 58 AC/DC 61, Corsica/Stickney 57 *Overtime Bon Homme 64, Tripp-Delmont/Armour 50 Britton-Hecla 67, Langford 58 Canistota 71, Freeman Academy/Marion 47 ...
January 15, 2019

Chiefs activate Duvernay-Tardif ahead of AFC title game
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The Kansas City Chiefs have activated right guard Laurent Duvernay-Tardif from injured reserve and waived safety Ron Parker ahead of Sunday's AFC championship game against the New England Patriots. The Chiefs' best run blocker, Duvernay-Tardif started the firs...
January 14, 2019

South Dakota Prep Basketball Poll for Week of January 14
UNDATED - The South Dakota Prep Media Basketball Poll for the week of Jan. 14 is listed below, ranking the top-five teams, the team’s record, points received and ranking in the previous poll. First-place votes are listed in parentheses. Boys Class AA 1. Lincoln (24) 7-0 ...
January 14, 2019

Monday Night, January 14, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Monday Night, January 14, high school basketball scoreboard: BOYS PREP BASKETBALL Aberdeen Christian 57, Waubay/Summit 36 Mobridge-Pollock 72, Standing Rock, N.D. 44 Platte-Geddes 55, Gregory 52 Tea Area 77, Aberdeen Roncalli 47 Timber Lake 61, Bison ...
January 14, 2019

Strong effort falls short for the Rapid City Rush
RAPID CITY, S.D. - The Rapid City Rush came out guns blazing right off the opening drop, but the Tulsa Oilers slowly but surely separated themselves from the Rush, and thanks to a three-point night from Ryan Tesink, took a 5-1 win to end the series.  The game marked the fina...
January 13, 2019

College Basketball - BHSU and School of Mines Recap
SPEARFISH, S.D. – Makaleb McInnis' 20 points were not enough, as the Black Hills State University men's basketball team fell to Regis University, 80-65, on Saturday evening.     McInnis led the Yellow Jackets (7-6, 6-3 RMAC), as he tied his season-high with ...
January 13, 2019

Saturday Night, January 12, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Saturday Night, January 12, High School Basketball Scoreboard: BOYS PREP BASKETBALL Bison 53, Hettinger/Scranton, N.D. 49 Chamberlain 46, Bon Homme 44 Chester 67, Elkton-Lake Benton 54 Dell Rapids 72, Milbank 44 Edmunds Central 74, Eureka/Bowdle 41 Gayville-Volin...
January 12, 2019

Saturday, January 12, Wrestling Scoreboard
UNDATED - South Dakota Prep Wrestling scores from Saturday, January 12: Battler InvitationalSouth Border, N.D. 190.5 points Chamberlain 173 Wessington Springs/Woonsocket/Wolsey-Wessington 152 Redfield Area 143 Faulkton Area 88 Mobridge-Pollock 79 Potter County 75 Stanley ...
January 12, 2019

Daum scores 37, South Dakota State rolls Oral Roberts 84-65
BROOKINGS, S.D. — Mike Daum had 37 points and eight rebounds, Tevin King had seven assists and eight steals and South Dakota State beat Oral Roberts 84-65 on Saturday. Skyler Flatten and freshman David Jenkins scored 15 points apiece for SDSU (14-6, 4-1 Summit League). The...
January 12, 2019

Faryna's return spoiled in Rush loss
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Fan-favorite Justin Faryna returned to the Rapid City Rush, but Pierre-Luc Mercier provided the only goal for the Rush in a 5-1 loss against the Tulsa Oilers on Friday night.  The game marked the first home contest of 2019 for the Rush. Tulsa jumped out t...
January 11, 2019

Friday Night, January 11 Wrestling Scoreboard
UNDATED - Friday Night, January 11, High School Wrestling Scoreboard: Pierre 38, Mitchell 21 Bennett County Quadrangular Belle Fourche 44, Lyman 27 Belle Fourche 48, Bennett County 33 Belle Fourche 70, Todd County 11 Bennett County 40, Lyman 39 Bennett County 72, Todd County 6...
January 11, 2019

Friday Night, January 11, College Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - College Basketball Scoreboard from Friday, January 11: MENS BASKETBALL Augustana 94, Upper Iowa 85 Colorado Christian 86, Black Hills State 83 Regis 79, SD School of Mines 66 USF 74 vs. MSU-Mankato 46 Northern State 72 vs. Minnesota Crookston 70 Concordia-St...
January 11, 2019

Friday Night, January 11, high school basketball scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Friday Night, January 11, High School Basketball Scoreboard: BOYS PREP BASKETBALL Arlington 63, Estelline/Hendricks 18 Baltic 68, Howard 62 Brandon Valley 52, Watertown 36 Britton-Hecla 60, Webster 52 Campbell County, Wyo. 62, Rapid City Central 59 ...
January 11, 2019

Rapid City Stevens too much for Scooper girls, boys
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Both Rapid City Stevens girls' and boys' basketball teams picked up wins over Sturgis in Friday night basketball. The Raider girls outscored Sturgis 13-8 down the stretch to beat the Scoopers 41-31 and the Raider boys erased the 3-point deficit in the first qu...
January 11, 2019

Thursday Night, January 10, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is our Thursday Night, High School Basketball Scoreboard: BOYS PREP BASKETBALL Aberdeen Christian 80, Potter County 74 Akron-Westfield, Iowa 68, Alcester-Hudson 58 Bison 57, McIntosh 33 Bon Homme 61, Freeman 40 Castlewood 57, Great Plains Lutheran 30 Cheste...
January 10, 2019

Scoopers, Cobblers split games Thursday night
STURGIS, S.D. – Sturgis and Rapid City Central engaged in a battle Thursday night in which the Cobblers came out on top 47-45. The two teams traded the lead several times in the fourth quarter after Central lead by double-figures in the opening quarter. Elijah Williams le...
January 10, 2019

AP source says Broncos pick Vic Fangio as new head coach
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. - A person with knowledge of the decision tells The Associated Press that Denver Broncos general manager John Elway has decided on Chicago Bears defensive coordinator Vic Fangio as his new head coach. The person spoke on condition of anonymity Wednesday because ...
January 8, 2019

Orioles-Yanks, Mets-Nats start MLB's regular opening day
NEW YORK - The New York Yankees host Baltimore and Washington is at home against the New York Mets on March 28, the first games of the earliest regular major league opening day. The commissioner's office announced games times Wednesday for the schedule, which was released in Aug...
January 8, 2019

Vikings keep Kevin Stefanski as offensive coordinator
MINNEAPOLIS - The Minnesota Vikings have appointed Kevin Stefanski as offensive coordinator, after his interim stint over the last three games of the season. The 36-year-old Stefanski was promoted Dec. 11 to replace John DeFilippo, who was fired in his first season on the job wi...
January 8, 2019

Prep Wrestling Scoreboard for Tuesday, January 8
UNDATED - Prep wrestling scores from Tuesday, January 8: WRESTLING Garretson 43, Luverne, Minn. 24 Rapid City Central 59, Douglas 15 Redfield Area 48, Milbank 24 Canton Quadrangular Canton 64, Tea Area 6 Canton 75, Lennox 3 Vermillion 48, Lennox 15 Vermillion 48, Tea Area 28 Elk...
January 8, 2019

Tuesday Night, January 8, Prep Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Tuesday Night, January 8, High School Basketball Scoreboard:   BOYS PREP BASKETBALL Belle Fourche 58, Spearfish 42 Beresford 68, McCook Central/Montrose 36 Bridgewater-Emery 82, Ethan 39 Canton 60, Mt. Vernon/Plankinton 49 Castlewood 72, Lake P...
January 8, 2019

Scooper boys dominate Hill City 61-36
STURGIS, S.D. - Ryan Garland scored 24-points, hitting seven 3-pointers and the Sturgis Scoopers shut down Hill City 61-36 Tuesday night. Gavin West also had a solid game for the Scoopers, scoring 16 points in the win. Hill City led just once -- early in the first quarter on a ...
January 8, 2019

South Dakota Prep Basketball Poll for week of January 8
UNDATED - Here is this week's South Dakota Prep Basketball Poll: Boys Class AA 1. Lincoln (23) 7-0 115 2 2. Yankton 7-1 91 1 3. Huron 6-1 63 3 4. Stevens 6-2 46 4 5. Brandon Valley 4-2 13 RV Receiving votes: Sturgis 8, O’Gorman 6, Washington 3. Class A 1. Tea Area...
January 7, 2019

Monday Night, January 7, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Monday Night, January 7, High School Basketball Scoreboard: BOYS PREP BASKETBALL Brandon Valley 64, Sioux Falls Roosevelt 53 Britton-Hecla 63, Waubay/Summit 40 Dupree 56, Wakpala 54 Grand Forks Central, N.D. 70, Lennox 64 Groton Area 50, Webster 48 H...
January 7, 2019

Arians propels South Dakota State past South Dakota 79-61
VERMILLION, S.D. — Freshman Alex Arians tossed in a career-best 19 points and matched his career high with 10 rebounds to propel South Dakota State to a 79-61 victory over South Dakota on Sunday. The Jackrabbits (12-6, 2-1 Summit League) won despite a rare off night from d...
January 6, 2019

North Dakota St wins 7th FCS title 38-24 over E Washington
FRISCO, Texas — A perfect ending for North Dakota State coach Chris Klieman and quarterback Easton Stick, and yet another championship for the Bison. Stick had three touchdown runs and threw for two more scores and the Bison beat Eastern Washington 38-24 on Saturday for th...
January 6, 2019

BHSU men and women fall to Colorado Mesa
GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. – The Black Hills State University men's basketball team fell to Colorado Mesa, 76-71, for their first conference loss, on Saturday night. The Green and Gold move to a 6-1 conference record (7-4 overall). Fraser Malcolm led the Yellow Jackets with 20 p...
January 6, 2019

Hardrockers split with Western Colorado Saturday
UNDATED - South Dakota School of Mines men's basketball held off Western State-Colorado Saturday night on the road 84-79. The Hardrockers led 50-44 at halftime, and although the Mountaineers outscored Mines 35-34 in the second half, it still held on for the win. The Hardrockers...
January 6, 2019

Wrestling Wrap - Rapid City Stevens and Rapid City Central get top five at Bismarck
BISMARCK, N.D. - Sidney, Montana finished atop the team leader board of the Bismarck Rotatry Saturday. Sidney finished with 213 points with home team Bismarck finishing one point back in second. Rapid City Central came in third with a 155 and Rapid City Stevens was fourth with ...
January 6, 2019

Saturday, January 5, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Saturday Night, January 5, high school basketball scoreboard: BOYS BASKETBALLAberdeen Christian 62, Ipswich 46Bennett County 52, Wall 50Bridgewater-Emery 82, Colman-Egan 57Britton-Hecla 63, Castlewood 60Canistota 59, Parkston 43Clark/Willow Lake 68, Wilmot...
January 6, 2019

Scooper girls and boys roll over Custer
STURGIS, S.D. - Both Sturgis Scooper girls and boys basketball teams picked up wins in their first games after Christmas break. The Scoopers girls outlasted Custer 52-45 on Throwback Night -- played at Grunwald Auditorium. Custer hung with the Scoopers for the first two quarte...
January 5, 2019

Rush fall to Kansas City Friday Night
INDEPENDENCE, MO - Shaquille Merasty had a hand in all four second period goals, scoring one and assisting the others, and Tab Lardner scored his first goal since March 26, 2011 in coming out of retirement, but the Rapid City Rush fell to the Kanas City Mavericks by a 6-4 score o...
January 4, 2019

Friday Night, January 4, College Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - College Basketball scores from Friday, January 4: Men’s College Basketball Sioux Falls 77, Wayne State 71 Augustana 85, SMSU 72 Northern State 102, Upper Iowa 73 Presentation 85, Dakota State 77 BHSU 77, Western Colorado 69 Colorado Mesa 80, South Dakota Sc...
January 4, 2019

Friday Night, January 4, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is the Friday Night, January 4, High School Basketball Scoreboard: BOYS PREP BASKETBALL Aberdeen Christian 81, Edmunds Central 34 Aberdeen Roncalli 68, Redfield/Doland 45 Alcester-Hudson 41, Menno 38 Arlington 67, Oldham-Ramona/Rutland 29 Bon Homme 59, Wagner...
January 4, 2019

Thursday Night, January 3, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Thursday Night, January 3, High School Basketball Scoreboard: BOYS PREP BASKETBALL Bowman County, N.D. 72, Harding County 58 Corsica/Stickney 64, Platte-Geddes 44 Edgemont 43, Crawford, Neb. 40 Huron 66, Brookings 53 Milbank 47, Sisseton 42 Red Cloud...
January 3, 2019

Twins, DH Cruz agree to 1-year-deal with option for 2020
MINNEAPOLIS - The Twins and veteran slugger Nelson Cruz have agreed to a one-year contract with an option for the 2020 season, giving Minnesota a boost at designated hitter. The Twins announced the deal Wednesday. Cruz played 144 games for the Seattle Mariners last season, hitti...
January 1, 2019

Wrestling stars interviewer 'Mean Gene' Okerlund dies
MINNEAPOLIS - Eugene "Mean Gene" Okerlund, who interviewed pro wrestling superstars "Macho Man" Randy Savage, The Ultimate Warrior and Hulk Hogan and became a ring fixture in his own right, has died. He was 76. World Wrestling Entertainment announced Okerlund's death on its webs...
January 1, 2019

Broncos fire Vance Joseph after 11-21 mark over 2 years
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. - Vance Joseph has been fired as coach of the Denver Broncos after back-to-back double-digit losing seasons. Joseph met with general manager John Elway on Monday after completing a 6-10 season and was dismissed with two years and about $6 million left on his co...
December 30, 2018

Saturday Night, December 29, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Saturday Night, December 29, High School Basketball Scoreboard: BOYS PREP BASKETBALL Aberdeen Christian 62, Irene-Wakonda 35 Alcester-Hudson 69, Avon 31 Arlington 59, Deuel 49 Baltic 59, Deubrook 39 Brandon Valley 74, Rochester John Marshall, Minn. 62...
December 29, 2018

Friday Night, December 28, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Friday Night, December 28, High School Basketball Scoreboard: BOYS PREP BASKETBALL Aberdeen Roncalli 62, Belle Fourche 34 Alliance, Neb. 96, Oelrichs 27 Breckenridge, Minn. 79, Bridgewater-Emery 77 Chadron, Neb. 50, Custer 38 O Gorman 67, Mitchell 43 ...
December 28, 2018

Jenkins scores 23, South Dakota State routs W Illinois 100-58
MACOMB, Ill. — David Jenkins scored all 23 of his points in the first half, Mike Daum had a double-double and South Dakota State cruised past Western Illinois 100-58 in the Summit League opener on Friday. Daum had 15 points and 10 rebounds and the Jackrabbits (11-5) had si...
December 28, 2018

Heat sending Dion Waiters to Sioux Falls Skyforce for work
MIAMI - Dion Waiters is about to take a big step toward returning to the Miami Heat. The Heat said Friday that they are sending Waiters to the Sioux Falls Skyforce, their G League affiliate. The plan is for Waiters to practice with the Skyforce and potentially return to Miami in...
December 27, 2018

South Dakota Prep Media Basketball Poll for Week of December 26
UNDATED - The South Dakota Prep Media Basketball Poll for the week of Dec. 27 is listed below, ranking the top-five teams, the team’s record, points received and ranking in the previous poll. First-place votes are listed in parentheses. Boys Class AA 1. Yankton (19) 5-0 ...
December 27, 2018

Scooper Wrestlers bring home second from Floyd Farrand Invite
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. - The Sturgis Scooper wrestling team brought home second place from the Floyd Farrand Invitational Saturday. The Scoopers crowned two individual champions in Kelton Olson at 113 pounds and Jacob Wood at 120 pounds. Kaden Olson and Wren Jacobs both placed second...
December 23, 2018

Gymnastics - Hot Springs places fourth at Winter Wonderland Invite
VERMILLION, S.D. - Hot Springs finished in fourth place at the Winter Wonderland Invitational Gymnastics Meet in Vermillion Saturday. Wagner-Bon Homme won the meet with 126 points. Vermillion was second and West Central-Montrose came in third. Tierra Schroeder of Hot Springs pl...
December 23, 2018

Rush rally falls short as they split series with Thunder
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Alec Baer scored for the first time since rejoining the team, but Mark MacMillan’s two-goal night and Stuart Skinner’s stellar goaltending late in the game propelled the Wichita Thunder to a 2-1 win, and a split against the Rapid City Rush on Saturd...
December 23, 2018

Saturday Night, December 22, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Saturday Night, December 22, High School Basketball Scoreboard: BOYS PREP BASKETBALL Aberdeen Roncalli 68, Oak Grove Lutheran, N.D. 55 Red Cloud 75, Todd County 62 Swiftel Classic Alcester-Hudson 54, Iroquois 50 Sioux Valley 89, Canby, Minn. 40 GIRLS...
December 23, 2018

Montana stops South Dakota State's win streak at 26, 85-74
BROOKINGS, S.D. — Michael Oguine scored 23 points and grabbed nine rebounds and Montana snapped the nation's longest home court winning streak, knocking off South Dakota State 85-74 on Saturday night. The Jackrabbits entered the game having won 26 straight home games, a ...
December 22, 2018

Rush beat Wichita in Friday Night Shootout
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Dylan Quaile completed a two-goal comeback with the game-tying goal in the final minute of regulation to force “free hockey”, which culminated with Andrew Radjenovic’s shootout winner to lead the Rapid City Rush to a 4-3 win against the Wichit...
December 21, 2018

Friday Night, December 21, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Friday Night, December 21, High School Basketball Scoreboard: BOYS PREP BASKETBALL Aberdeen Christian 67, Waverly-South Shore 28 Beresford 50, Chester 47 Bridgewater-Emery 74, Sanborn Central/Woonsocket 36 Canistota 58, Elk Point-Jefferson 49 Colman-E...
December 21, 2018

South Dakota High School Basketball Scoreboard for Thursday, December 20
UNDATED - Here is your Thursday Night, December 20, High School Basketball Scoreboard:     BOYS PREP BASKETBALL      Aberdeen Roncalli 66, Deuel 25      Brandon Valley 73, Mitchell 62      ...
December 20, 2018

High School Wrestling - Rapid City Central edges Sturgis
STURGIS, S.D. - In a closely-contested wrestling dual, Rapid City Central edged Sturgis 39-35 Thursday night in Sturgis. Sturgis got 7 wins, with Rapid City Central dominating the heavy weights. The Scoopers got wins from Kaden Olson at 106 pounds, Kelton Olson at 120, Jacob Wo...
December 20, 2018

Megan Mahoney to enter South Dakota Hall of Fame
UNDATED - Former Sturgis Scooper Megan Mahoney is one of 15 other former greats to be inducted into the South Dakota High School Basketball Hall of Fame next year. Mahoney was a  Class AA all-state player a record five years during her careet with the Scoopers, scoring 2,06...
December 19, 2018

South Dakota Media Weekly High School Basketball Poll
UNDATED - The South Dakota Prep Media Basketball Poll for the week of Dec. 17 is listed below, ranking the top-five teams, the team’s record, points received and ranking in the previous poll. First-place votes are listed in parentheses. Boys Class AA 1. Yankton (22) 4-0 ...
December 18, 2018

Scooper boys and girls roll over Spearfish
STURGIS, S.D. - The Sturgis Scooper boys basketball used a solid defensive effort and strong inside game to roll over Spearfish Tuesday night. Sturgis jumped out to a 26-8 first quarter lead, and never looked back, as they cruised to a 73-34 win. Marcus Myrick led all scorers w...
December 18, 2018

Tuesday Night, December 18, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Tuesday Night, December 18, High School Basketball Scoreboard: BOYS PREP BASKETBALL Aberdeen Christian 67, Sunshine Bible Academy 31 Alcester-Hudson 66, Oldham-Ramona/Rutland 45 Belle Fourche 56, New Underwood 27 Bison 53, Tiospaye Topa 49 Bridgewater...
December 18, 2018

Monday Night, December 17, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Monday Night, December 17, High School Basketball Scoreboard: BOYS PREP BASKETBALL Chester 37, Dell Rapids St. Mary 26 Deubrook 43, Wilmot 42 POSTPONEMENTS AND CANCELLATIONS Central Lyon, Iowa vs. West Central, ccd. GIRLS PREP BASKETBALL Castlewood 4...
December 17, 2018

Kimzey wins fifth straight bull riding title; Brazile wins 14th all-around title
LAS VEGAS – The 60th edition of the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo proved to be historic. And not just because it marked 60 years of the Finals crowning world champions.Trevor Brazile won his PRCA-record 14th All-Around gold buckle, adding to his ever-growing record of PRCA...
December 16, 2018

Adams State Sinks 'Rockers On Long Range Assault
ALAMOSA, Colo. --- A five-minute scoring drought in the second half along with a red hot opposing shooter on the perimeter sunk the South Dakota School of Mines men's basketball team Sunday evening during a Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference matchup against Adams State University...
December 16, 2018

BHSU comes from behind to sting FLC in overtime
DURANGO, Colo. – The Black Hills State University men's basketball team came back from a 12-point halftime deficit to defeat Fort Lewis College, 70-66, in overtime on Saturday evening. The Yellow Jackets enter the holiday break 5-0 in conference play, one of just two teams ...
December 16, 2018

Balanced South Dakota beats Colorado State 68-63
FORT COLLINS, Colo. — Stanley Umude scored 15 points to lead a balanced South Dakota offense in a 68-63 victory over Colorado State on Sunday. Tyler Peterson added 12 points, Trey Burch-Manning had 10 points and seven rebounds and Cody Kelley scored 10 points with eight re...
December 16, 2018

Wrestling Recap - Stevens wins Madison Invite
MADISON, S.D. - Rapid City Stevens won the team title at the Madison Invitational Saturday in high school wrestling. The Raiders only crowned on individual champion, but placed enough wrestlers in top brackets to win with 197 points. Cooper Voorhees was the lone Raider champion...
December 15, 2018

School of Mines Men hold off Fort Lewis
DURANGO, Colo. --- The South Dakota School of Mines men's basketball team pulled off a big overtime victory over the Fort Lewis College Skyhawks, 76-67, Saturday night during a Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference matchup in Durango, Colorado. It was the first time the Hardrockers...
December 15, 2018

BHSU men and women take down Adams State
ALAMOSA, Colo. – A first half double-double by Tyler Oliver, and 20 points from Stefan Desnica led the way, as the Black Hills State University men's basketball team took down Adams State University, 85-69, on Friday evening.       Oliver finished ...
December 15, 2018

Scooper girls hang on to defeat Aberdeen Central
STURGIS, S.D. - Sturgis escaped with a 2-point win over Aberdeen Central in high school girls basketball Saturday afternoon. Sturgis jumped out to a 16-6 run after one quarter, and led 30-22 at halftime. The Golden Eagles would outscore the Scoopers 11-6 in the third, and take ...
December 15, 2018

Saturday Night, December 15, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Saturday Night, December 15, High School Basketball Scoreboard: BOYS PREP BASKETBALL Bennett County 73, Lyman 64 Bon Homme 44, McCook Central/Montrose 39 Britton-Hecla 72, Wilmot 50 Dakota Valley 78, Woodbury Central, Moville, Iowa 32 Hills-Beaver Cre...
December 15, 2018

South Dakota women defeat No. 22 Missouri in milestone win
COLUMBIA, Mo. — Ciarra Duffy scored 20 points and South Dakota beat No. 22 Missouri 74-61 on Saturday for the Coyotes' first road win over a Top 25 team in program history. The Coyotes (10-1) won their eighth straight game, a streak that includes a November victory over th...
December 15, 2018

Friday Night, December 14, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Friday Night, December 14, High School Basketball Scoreboard: BOYS PREP BASKETBALL(equals) Aberdeen Central 69, Spearfish 45 Aberdeen Roncalli 61, Milbank 44 Arlington 66, Elkton-Lake Benton 44 Bennett County 60, Gordon/Rushville, Neb. 58 Bon Homme 59, Scotland 8...
December 14, 2018

Augustana University to pursue move to Division I athletics
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. - Augustana University in South Dakota will pursue a move to NCAA Division I athletics. It's one of a number of initiatives in a strategic vision for the next dozen years that was approved unanimously by the Board of Trustees for the Sioux Falls school. Other g...
December 13, 2018

Rapid City's Shane OConnell wins Round 8
LAS VEGAS – Tyler Waguespack knows what it takes to win the steer wrestling world title.He proved that in 2016. He’s showing it again at the 2018 Wrangler National Finals Rodeo.Waguespack stopped the clock in 3.7 seconds to earn his second round victory of the Finals ...
December 13, 2018

Foecke, Huskers rally, beat Illini in NCAA volleyball semis
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — No matter how good Mikaela Foecke is, a little luck doesn't hurt. The Nebraska senior ripped her 19th kill to cap the defending champion Cornhuskers' rally for a 22-25, 16-25, 25-23, 25-20, 15-11 victory over Illinois on Thursday night in the NCAA volley...
December 13, 2018

Wrestling Scoreboard - Stevens edges Sturgis
STURGIS, S.D. - Rapid City Stevens edged Sturgis 29-22 in Thursday Night Wrestling action. Stevens crowned 7 winners and Sturgis also had 7. Winning for Sturgis were Kaden Olson at 106 pounds, Kelton Olson at 113 pounds, Jacob Wood at 120 pounds, Perry Ketelsen at 138 pounds, R...
December 13, 2018

Thursday Night, December 13, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Thursday Night, December 13, High School Basketball Scoreboard: BOYS PREP BASKETBALL Aberdeen Christian 57, Leola/Frederick 46 Beresford 47, Flandreau 45 Bridgewater-Emery 73, Menno 51 Canistota 56, Freeman 38 Colman-Egan 47, Garretson 46 Colome 54...
December 13, 2018

NFR Round 7 - Dougherty notches first win at first Finals
LAS VEGAS – Bull rider Chase Dougherty is enjoying his first trip to the Wrangler NFR. The competition is as stiff as he’ll see at any rodeo.But it isn’t the bull riding or the competing that has been his favorite part.It’s been the opening ceremonies, alt...
December 12, 2018

College Basketball - Oregon holds off SDSU Women, South Dakota tops Bellevue
BROOKINGS, S.D. (AP) — Oregon coach Kelly Graves figured the Ducks would have to fight for a win at mid-major South Dakota State. "This isn't a place you want to come play, but I think it makes us better," Graves said. "They test you, they test you. Nobody that knows baske...
December 12, 2018

Wednesday Night, December 12, High School Basketball Scores
UNDATED - Here is your High School Basketball Scoreboard for Wednesday, December 12:   BOYS PREP BASKETBALL Lakota Nation Tournament First Round Lower Brule 75, Custer 51 Omaha Nation, Neb. 45, McLaughlin 43 Pine Ridge 68, Oelrichs 28 Red Cloud 76, Marty Indian 45 S...
December 12, 2018

SDSU, Stiegelmeier agree on 5-year contract extension
BROOKINGS, S.D. - South Dakota State and coach John Stiegelmeier have agreed on a five-year contract extension. The deal will keep the longtime Jackrabbits coach on the sideline through the 2023 season. The university announced the contract extension Wednesday without providing ...
December 11, 2018

Scooper boys and girls split with Belle Fourche Tuesday night
STURGIS, S.D. - The Sturgis Scooper boys saw Belle Fourche go on a 9-0 run to start the second quarter. That 19-18 lead for the Broncs was short lived, however, and after a timeout, Sturgis ran away to an 81-45 victory in Tuesday night basketball. Sturgis jumped out a quick 18-1...
December 11, 2018

Saddle bronc riders Scheer, Thurston split Round 6, set round record
LAS VEGAS – Cort Scheer and Zeke Thurston have been cashing in for plenty of money during the 60th Wrangler National Finals Rodeo.They each added another $23,481 to their world standings when they split Round 6 and set the round record with rides of 89.5 points at the Thoma...
December 11, 2018

Tuesday Night, December 12, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Tuesday Night, December 12, High School Basketball Scoreboard: BOYS PREP BASKETBALL Andes Central/Dakota Christian 72, Ethan 57 Canton 80, Garretson 67 Chamberlain 57, Gregory 38 Chester 45, Howard 28 Clark/Willow Lake 67, DeSmet 45 Corsica/Stickney...
December 11, 2018

South Dakota State has record-breaking night with 139-72 win
BROOKINGS, S.D. — Mike Daum scored 37 points and grabbed 17 rebounds, recording a double-double in the first half, and South Dakota State set multiple school records in a 139-72 win over Savannah State on Tuesday night. SDSU set a school record with 90 points in the first ...
December 11, 2018

South Dakota High School Basketball Poll Week of December 10
UNDATED - The South Dakota Prep Media Basketball Poll for the week of Dec. 10 is listed below, ranking the top-five teams, the team’s record, points received and ranking in the previous poll. First-place votes are listed in parentheses. Boys Class AA 1. Yankton (17) 2-0 ...
December 10, 2018

NFR Update - Clayton Biglow sets arena record with 93-point ride
LAS VEGAS – Bareback rider Clayton Biglow had never been on C5 Rodeo’s Virgil.Biglow was in the Thomas & Mack Center and competing in Round 3 in 2017 at the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo when Tim O’Connell tied an arena record on the horse.On Monday night, ...
December 10, 2018

Monday Night, December 10, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Monday Night, December 10, High School Basketball Scoreboard: BOYS PREP BASKETBALL Aberdeen Roncalli 53, Mobridge 35 Elkton-Lake Benton 60, Castlewood 55 Estelline/Hendricks 55, Centerville 31 Florence/Henry 70, Waverly-South Shore 66 Hot Springs 63, C...
December 10, 2018

Scooper girls use two free throws to edge Pierre
STURGIS, S.D. - Sturgis used two free throws with under 10 seconds remaining to escape with a victory over Pierre Saturday night, 46-45. The two teams traded leads most of the way, with neither team shooting very well. Sturgis led 9-6 after one quarter and 17-15 at the half. Pi...
December 8, 2018

Saturday Night, December 8, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - South Dakota High School Basketball Scores for Saturday, December 8: BOYS PREP BASKETBALL Aberdeen Christian 76, James Valley Christian 57 Bison 52, Newell 41 Brandon Valley 79, Spearfish 35 Canistota 59, Gayville-Volin 44 Cheyenne-Eagle Butte 66, Miller 55 Clark...
December 8, 2018

Saturday Night, December 8, High School Wrestling Scoreboard
UNDATED - South Dakota High School Wrestling Results from Saturday, December 8: Burke/Gregory InvitationalWinner 139.5 points Burke/Gregory 122.5 Wessington Springs/Woonsocket 112 Redfield Area 102 Bon Homme/Scotland/Avon 101 Stanley County 52 Lyman 31 Miller/Highmore-Har...
December 8, 2018

BHSU men and women roll over Dixie State
SPEARFISH, S.D. – Five players scored in double figures, as the Black Hills State University men's basketball team ran past Dixie State University, 91-70, on Saturday evening in the first ever meeting between the teams.      Makaleb McInnis led the Yell...
December 8, 2018

South Dakota State upends Kennesaw 27-17 in FCS quarters
KENNESAW, Ga. — Taryn Christion threw for one touchdown and ran for another — the clincher with 2:22 to play — and fifth-seeded South Dakota State held off fourth-seeded Kennesaw State 27-17 in the FCS quarterfinals on Saturday. The Jackrabbits (10-2) play at t...
December 8, 2018

Bishop's free throws give UMKC edge over South Dakota 65-63
VERMILLION, S.D. — Xavier Bishop sank a pair of free throws with a second to play to give UMKC a 65-63 edge over South Dakota on Saturday. The Kangaroos (3-7) trailed by 12 points early in the second half but battled back to take a 63-61 lead on a Bishop layup with 2:52 to...
December 8, 2018

Guebert, South Dakota St women upset No. 21 Drake 80-71
BROOKINS, S.D. — Madison Guebert scored 21 points and South Dakota State made 5 of 6 free throws in the final minute to upset No. 21 Drake 80-71 on Saturday. The game ended at almost the exact same time as the SDSU football team won 27-17 in an FCS quarterfinal game at Ken...
December 7, 2018

Scooper boys and girls open season with wins
BOX ELDER, S.D. - The Sturgis Scooper boys and girls basketball teams opened the season with victories over Douglas Friday night. In the girls' game, Loralee Stock led the Scooper charge, scoring 18 points en-route to a 56-45 victory. Sturgis jumped out to a 19-6 lead after the...
December 7, 2018

Friday Night, December 7, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - South Dakota High School Basketball Scoreboard from Friday, December 7: BOYS PREP BASKETBALL Aberdeen Christian 59, Warner 39 Alcester-Hudson 60, Freeman Academy/Marion 56 Baltic 55, Beresford 48 Belle Fourche 61, Hill City 44 Brookings 55, Aberdeen Central 51 B...
December 7, 2018

High School Wrestling - Rapid City Stevens leads after Friday's action at RC Invite
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Rapid City Stevens leads in the team standings after Friday's action at the Rapid City Invitational. Stevens heads into Saturday finals rounds with 118 points. Windsor out of Colorado is second with Bismarck sitting in third. Sturgis is in sixth with 84 points...
December 7, 2018

Driggers and Nogueira off and running after Round 1 of Wrangler NFR
LAS VEGAS – Entering the 2018 Wrangler National Finals Rodeo, the tightest competition throughout the events was in team roping.The margin of difference in team roping heading was $393, with Kaleb Driggers in second place. His heeling partner, Junior Nogueira, was in first ...
December 6, 2018

High School Wrestling - Sturgis, RC Central pick up wins
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Sturgis and Rapid City Central were double-winners Thursday at the Rapid City Invitational Wrestling Tournament. Sturgis defeated Aberdeen Central 45-29 and Huron 45-25. Rapid City Central picked up a 52-18 victory over the Golden Eagles and a 61-12 win over ...
December 6, 2018

Rapid City Rush fall to Allen Americans in Tuesday night shootout
ALLEN, TX - Garrett Klotz’ fourth goal of the season tied the game up on the power play late in the third perid, but Adam Miller clinched the game-winner in the bottom of the fourth shootout round for the Allen Americans, who defeated the Rapid City Rush by a 3-2 score afte...
December 4, 2018

South Dakota Pre Season High School Basketball Poll
UNDATED - Here is the South Dakota High School Preseason Basketball Poll: Teams are ranked by points received. First-place votes are listed in parentheses. Boys Class AA 1. Yankton (16) -- 95 2. O’Gorman (4) -- 71 3. Brandon Valley -- 43 4. Stevens -- 33 5. Lincoln ...
December 3, 2018

Wyoming misses out on bowl invitation
LARAMIE, Wyo. - Wyoming will not be heading to a postseason bowl this season after having gone to a bowl the last two years. The Cowboys finished with a bowl eligible 6-6 record this season after winning their last four games but did not receive a bowl invitation. Six other Moun...
December 2, 2018

Rapid City Rush shut out Utah Saturday night
UNDATED - Riley Weselowski triggered a shower of teddy bears from the home crowd and scored along with Shaquille Merasty and Pierre-Luc Mercier, but Adam Carlson shut the door on the Utah Grizzlies, tied as the best team in the ECHL, and earned his second shutout of the season on...
December 2, 2018

Sturgis places fourth at Mandan
BISMARCK, N.D. - The Sturgis Scooper Wrestling team brought home a fourth place finish from the annual Mandan Lions Tournament. Sturgis finished with 226 points and crowned one champion as Kaden Olson won the  106 pound championship. Jacob Wood made it to the 120-pound ch...
December 2, 2018

College Basketball Scoreboard for Saturday, December 1
UNDATED - College Basketball Scores from Saturday, December 1: Men’s College Basketball SDSU 82, Northern Iowa 50 (*At US Bank Stadium in Minneapolis) USD 68, CSU-Bakersfield 56 Wayne State 65, Augustana 54 Sioux Falls 94, SMSU 72 Northern State 70, MSU-Moorhead 52 ...
December 2, 2018

BHSU hits two buzzer beaters to edge Hardrockers in OT
SPEARFISH, S.D. – Tyler Oliver hit a buzzer beating layup, as the Black Hills State University men's basketball team edged South Dakota School of Mines, 57-56, in overtime on Saturday evening.     Oliver led the way for the Yellow Jackets (2-3, 1-0 RMAC), re...
December 2, 2018

Ham's double-double leads Yellow Jackets past Hardrockers
RAPID CITY, S.D. – Morgan Ham had a double-double, as the Black Hills State University women's basketball team took down South Dakota School of Mines, 70-43, to open Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference play on Saturday evening.   Ham led the way for the Yellow Jackets ...
December 1, 2018

South Dakota State pounds Duquesne 51-5 in FCS playoffs
BROOKINGS, S.D. — Mikey Daniel ran for 100 yards and two touchdowns, Isaiah Hill also had two rushing touchdowns and fifth-seeded South Dakota State rolled to a 51-6 win over Duquesne on Saturday in the second round of the FCS playoffs. The Jackrabbits (9-2), making their ...
December 1, 2018

Umude, South Dakota beat CSU Bakersfield 68-56
VERMILLION, S.D. — Stanley Umude set career highs with 19 points and eight rebounds to help South Dakota beat CSU Bakersfield 68-56 on Saturday. The Coyotes (4-3) took control with a 12-3 run capped by Brandon Armstrong's 3-pointer to make it 57-43 with 7:52 left. The Road...
December 1, 2018

Scooper Wrestlers open season with dominating win
BELLE FOURCHE, S.D. - The Sturgis wrestlers go the season started off with a bang last night with two large margin of victory wins over the Belle Fouche Broncs. The JV won 24-0 in their duals and the Varsity won 71-6. Here are individual results for the Scooper Varsity: Kaden ...
November 29, 2018

Scooper wrestlers gear up for new season
STURGIS, S.D. – The Sturgis Scooper Wrestling team begins their 2018-2019  campaign with a dual at Belle Fourche tonight (Thursday). The Scoopers return some of their high profile wrestlers from last year including Jacob Wood and Tice McVay who are seniors. Wood had ...
November 28, 2018

Two Scooper athletes sign letters of intent
STURGIS, S.D. - Two Sturgis athletes signed letters of intent to further their academic and athletic careers Wednesday. Loralee Stock signed a letter of intent to play basketball at Colorado School of Mines next year. Ethan Brenneman signed a letter of intent to run track at I...
November 28, 2018

Scooper Gavin West one of two West River Athletes on Class 11AA All State Team
UNDATED - Sturgis Scooper Quarterback and Defensive End Gavin West was one of two west river athletes selected to the Class 11AA All State Football Team. The team is selected by the South Dakota High School Football Coaches Association. West got selected for his spectacular def...
November 28, 2018

Daum, Arians double-double as S. Dakota St. tops UMKC 75-47
BROOKINGS, S.D. (AP) — Mike Daum scored 26 points and pulled down 18 rebounds, Alex Arians added 11 points and 10 boards for his first career double-double and South Dakota State led wire-to-wire defeating UMKC 75-47 Wednesday night. Four players reached double-digit scori...
November 28, 2018

South Dakota women beat No. 23 Iowa State 64-59
VERMILLION, S.D. — Ciara Duffy made five 3-pointers and scored 17 points, Allison Arens added three 3-pointers and 11 points and South Dakota beat No. 23 Iowa State 64-59 on Wednesday night. The Cyclones rallied from an 18-point fourth-quarter deficit to pull within three ...
November 28, 2018

Lady Hardrockers Demolish Lady T's 101-42
RAPID CITY, S.D. - It had been six long years since the South Dakota School of Mines women's basketball team and the Dakota State Lady T's had faced each other on the hardwood. The Lady Hardrockers made up for lost times with a complete domination of their old DAC-10 and SDIC riv...
November 26, 2018

Idaho blanks the Rush on Saturday
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Five different Idaho Steelheads players picked up 2-point performances, and powered by a perfect 4/4 power play and Tomas Sholl’s 41 saves, blanked the Rapid City Rush on Saturday night with a 6-0 win.  Both teams concluded a stretch of 6 games in a ...
November 25, 2018

Wyoming runs over New Mexico 31-3 to become bowl eligible
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Xazavian Valladay and Nico Evans combined for more than 300 yards rushing and three touchdowns for Wyoming as the Cowboys became bowl eligible Saturday with a 31-3 win over New Mexico. Valladay had 192 yards and two scores, and Evans, who did not p...
November 25, 2018

HardRockers Come Back Falls Short To Seawolves, 73-68
ANCHORAGE, Alaska --- Trailing by as much as 14 points in the first half, the South Dakota School of Mines men's basketball team clawed its way back in the second half, multiple times, to make a game of it against the University of Alaska – Anchorage Saturday night in Ancho...
November 25, 2018

BHSU falls to MSUB in final nonconference game
BILLINGS, Mont. – Despite holding a six-point halftime lead, the Black Hills State University men's basketball team fell to Montana State University Billings, 90-70, on Saturday evening.    Makaleb McInnis led the way for the Yellow Jackets (1-3) with 18 points, ...
November 25, 2018

Recinos' FG lifts Iowa over Nebraska 31-28 at final whistle
IOWA CITY, Iowa - Miguel Recinos drilled a 41-yard field goal through a driving rain as time expired and Iowa beat Nebraska 31-28 on Friday despite blowing a 15-point lead. Mekhi Sargent ran for a career-high 173 yards and scored twice for the Hawkeyes (8-4, 5-4 Big Ten), who ha...
November 22, 2018

Annual football awards honors Sturgis Scooper athletes
STURGIS, S.D. - The annual Sturgis Football Award Show was held Tuesday night, November 20, at the Sturgis Community Center. The annual event recognizes all football players from the mighty mites, to the Pee Wee League, and into middle school. The highlight is the handing out o...
November 20, 2018

Daum breaks South Dakota State's career scoring record
ESTERO, Fla. - Mike Daum had 41 points, 10 rebounds and four assists, and set South Dakota State's career scoring record as the Jackrabbits beat UTSA 99-79 on Tuesday in the second round of the Gulf Coast Showcase. The two-time Summit League player of the year entered with 2,347...
November 19, 2018

Rams win offensive showcase in highest scoring Monday Night Football game in history
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Even before the fourth lead change of the fourth quarter, well before the 1,001st yard of combined offense was tallied, the Kansas City Chiefs and the Los Angeles Rams already knew this was a classic. Two powerhouse NFL teams at the peak of their brillia...
November 19, 2018

Tulane beats South Dakota State to start Gulf Coast Showcase
ESTERO, Fla. - Caleb Daniels scored 24 points, Shakwon Barrett added 19 and Tulane beat South Dakota State 84-80 on Monday to start the Gulf Coast Showcase. Tulane had a double-digit second-half lead disappear in the final minute as SDSU took a two-point lead after a 7-0 run, bu...
November 18, 2018

Vander Waal and Wingard land Mountain West honors
LARAMIE, Wyo. - Wyoming senior strong safety Andrew Wingard and redshirt freshman quarterback Tyler Vander Waal have been named the Mountain West defensive and offensive players of the week. It is the fourth defensive player of the week award for Wingard, while this is Vander Wa...
November 18, 2018

NDSU, SDSU get byes in 1st round of FCS playoffs
FARGO, N.D. - Defending NCAA Football Championship Subdivision title holder North Dakota State is the top seed for this year's playoffs. The unbeaten Bison will get a bye in the first round and will host a second-round game on Dec. 1 against either Incarnate Word or Montana Stat...
November 18, 2018

Rush get three points, but fall to Idaho Saturday night
BOISE, Idaho - Adam Carlson stopped 56 of 58 shots in 61:53 of hockey to help the Rapid City Rush earn a crucial point in a 2-1 overtime loss to the Idaho Steelheads on Saturday night.  With the first half of six consecutive matchups in the books in Boise, the Rush took 3 of...
November 18, 2018

Area College Basketball Scores for Saturday, November 17
UNDATED - Area college basketball scores from Saturday, November 17: Men’s College Basketball Northern State 75, SD Mines 67 Black Hills State 65, Augustana 62 Mount Marty 74, Midland 71 Hastings 79, Dakota Wesleyan 77 Morningside 92, Northwestern 72 Women’s Co...
November 18, 2018

Scores from Saturday's State Volleyball Tournament
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. - Scores from the final day of the South Dakota Class AA, A and B State Volleyball Tournament: Rapid City Stevens, Sioux Falls Christian, and Warner won state volleyball championships on Saturday. Here are the full results from all of the placement matches. &n...
November 17, 2018

Rapid City Stevens wins Class AA State Volleyball Championship
RAPID CITY, S.D. - The Rapid City Stevens Raiders Volleyball team capped off a nearly perfect state tournament, winning the championship in three straight sets over Sioux Falls Washington Saturday night. Stevens had only dropped one set the entire tournament heading into the cha...
November 17, 2018

Faith captures third place at Class B State Volleyball Tournament
FAITH, S.D. - Faith rebounded from their loss to Northwestern on Friday and beat Chester in four sets to place third at the Class B State Volleyball Tournament Saturday. Faith won the first set 25-19, but saw Chester pick up a 26-24, hard-fought second set. Faith rebounded wit...
November 17, 2018

Strong's big day catapults South Dakota State to win
BROOKINGS, S.D. — Freshman Pierre Strong Jr. ran for 253 yards and three touchdowns on just 17 carries and Taryn Christion had three TD passes and ran for a score to propel South Dakota State to a 49-27 victory over South Dakota on Saturday. Strong had three rushing TDs fo...
November 17, 2018

Idaho beats Rapid City Rush on Friday Night
BOISE, ID – Riley Weselowski and Michael Turner, the latter scoring shorthanded, gave the Rapid City Rush a second-period lead that was thwarted by two second-period power play goals, giving the Idaho Steelheads a split of the first two games in this week’s series wit...
November 16, 2018

Area College Basketball Scoreboard for Friday, November 16
UNDATED - Area college basketball scores from Friday night, November 16: Men’s Basketball High Point 60, USD 56 Florida Gulf Coast 84, SDSU 78 Northern 82, Black Hills 50 USF 64, Waldorf 47 Augustana 70,  SD School of Mines 51 Women’s Basketball USF 64, SD S...
November 16, 2018

Friday's scoreboard from the State Volleyball Tournament in Sioux Falls
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. - Scores from the second day of the South Dakota Class AA, A and B State Volleyball Tournament in Sioux Falls. Class “AA” Semi’s RC Stevens 3, Watertown 1 *Buehner, Schaefer 13 kills Washington 3, O’Gorman 0 *Bartling, Jami 10 kills C...
November 16, 2018

Rapid City Stevens beat Watertown to earn spot in championship match
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. - Rapid City Stevens needed four sets, but got by Watertown Friday night to earn a berth in the Class AA State Volleyball Championship match. Stevens won their first set over the Arrows 25-20 and escaped with a hard fought 31-29 victory in the second. Watertow...
November 16, 2018

Top seeded Northwestern too much for Faith
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. - After a remarkable comeback to beat Faulkton Thursday, Northwestern was too much for the Faith Longhorns in Friday night's semi-finals. Faith played the top seeded Wildcats extremely well, but dropped three straight sets, 16-25, 18-25 and 22-25. Faith got a ...
November 16, 2018

Thursday's State Volleyball Quarterfinal Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here are Thursday's Quarterfinal results from the Class AA, A and B State Volleyball Tournament's in Sioux Falls: Class AA RC Stevens 3, Brookings 0 *Schaefer 13 kills Watertown 3, Huron 2 *Gloe 18 kills/Niehus 22 kills O’Gorman 3, Mitchell 0 *Ronsiek 16 kills W...
November 15, 2018

Backs against the wall - Faith makes remarkable comeback to beat Faulkton at State Class B Volleyball Tournament
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. - There was plenty of excitement at the Class B Tournament, where Faith came back in the fourth set to force a fifth deciding set against Faulkton. Faulkton was up 24-14, needing just one point to win the set and the match. But, Faith would not be denied &ndash...
November 14, 2018

Rapid City Stevens sweeps Brookings in first round of State Volleyball
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Top-seeded Rapid City Stevens has moved to the semifinals as they won their quarterfinal match against Brookings at the Class AA State Volleyball Tournament today. Stevens won the first set 25-17, but seen Brookings play them tough in the second. In fac...
November 14, 2018

Rush use overtime to push past Idaho
BOISE, Idaho - Pierre-Luc Mercier tied the game with a shorthanded goal in the third period and sealed the deal in round two of the shootout to give the Rapid City Rush a 3-2 shootout win over the Idaho Steelheads on Wednesday night.  The game marked the first of six in a ro...
November 14, 2018

Sturgis Basketball standout Olivia Jolley signs letter of intent Wednesday
STURGIS, S.D. - The Sturgis Scooper girls basketball season hasn't started yet, but Senior Olivia Jolley already knows where she would like to continue her basketball aspirations next year. Jolley on Wednesday signed a letter of intent to play basketball at Chadron State College...
November 14, 2018

Brandon Valley tops Washington, wins first title since 1998
Brandon Valley defeated Sioux Falls Washington 28-22 on Saturday night to win the Class 11AAA state football championship. It's the first championship for the Lynx since 1998. Brandon Valley led Washington 14-0 after the first quarter, only to see Washington fight back and cut ...
November 11, 2018

Komets take series on Military Appreciation Night
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Willem Nong-Lambert and Chris Leibinger notched their first goals of the season late in regulation, but the Fort Wayne Komets left the series with the Rapid City Rush with a 6-2 win on Saturday night, the Rush organization’s annual “Military Appreci...
November 11, 2018

College Basketball Scoreboard for Saturday, November 10
UNDATED - College Basketball Scores from Saturday Night, November 10: Men’s College Basketball School of Mines 68, Texas A&M-International 42 SDSU 86, Bemidji State 63 Sioux Falls 99, Emporia State 63 SMSU 96, Fort Hays State 85 Henderson State 83, Augustana 77 D...
November 11, 2018

College Football Scoreboard for Saturday, November 10
UNDATED - Area college football scores from Saturday, November 10: School of Mines 35, Fort Lewis College 34 SDSU 57, Southern Illinois 38 USD 17, Western Illinois 12 Sioux Falls 26, Wayne State 7 Augustana 28, SMSU 18 UM-Duluth 40, Northern State 13 Northwestern 31, Briar...
November 11, 2018

Gilmore rushes for 218 yards as BHSU wins season finale
ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, Ill. – In the final game of 2018, the Black Hills State University football team defeated NAIA foe, Robert Morris University, 28-20, on Saturday afternoon. Payten Gilmore rushed for 218 yards, his second game going over 200 yards this season. "We had to ...
November 10, 2018

Pierre wins second straight Class 11AA Championship
Pierre defeated Huron 38-20 on Friday to win the Class 11AA state football championship. This is the second straight title for the Governors football program and the third overall. Huron stayed with Pierre until the second half, when the Governors broke things open in the fourth...
November 10, 2018

Sioux Falls Christian wins Class 11B Championship game
VERMILLION, S.D. - Sioux Falls Christian defeated Bridgewater-Emery/Ethan 43-8 in the Class 11B State Championship game on Friday. It’s the second straight state title for the Chargers football program. Christian led 22-0 at halftime, and the Seahawks only score came in th...
November 9, 2018

Colome caps off perfect season with overtime victory over Sully Buttes
VERMILLION, S.D. - Colome defeated Sully Buttes 48-42 in an overtime thriller on Friday to win the Class 9B state football championship. Colome got the ball first in the overtime period, and on the first play Chase Dufek blasted straight ahead for a 10-yard touchdown. The two-po...
November 8, 2018

Football Championships held in Class 11A, 9A and 9AA Thursday
VERMILLION, S.D. - Canistota/Freeman defeated Howard 46-14 in the Class 9A championship game on Thursday, winning their first state football title as a co-op. This is the first state football championship for the Canistota/Freeman co-op. For Freeman, they have five previous stat...
November 8, 2018

Rapid City Stevens headed to State Volleyball Tournament
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Top ranked Rapid City Stevens had little trouble with sixteenth-seeded Sturgis Thursday night as they punched their ticked to the State AA Volleyball Tournament. Stevens beat Sturgis in three straight sets of 25-9, 25-11, 25-14. Stevens will be the lone West ...
November 8, 2018

South Dakota State wins 78-61, extends home win streak to 22
BROOKINGS, S.D. — Mike Daum scored 23 points and pulled down 13 rebounds and South Dakota State extended the nation's longest current home winning streak to 22 with a 78-61 victory over Alabama State on Thursday night. Daum was 7 of 16 from the floor and made all seven of ...
November 8, 2018

Komets end Rush winning streak
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Andrew Radjenovic’s team-leading goal gave the Rapid City Rush an early advantage against the Fort Wayne Komets, but Phelix Martineau’s pair of shorthanded goals in the second period put the Komets up for good, and provided the visitors with a 2-1 w...
November 7, 2018

Simpson, Burch-Manning lead USD to 83-58 win in opener
VERMILLION, S.D. — Triston Simpson scored a career-high 23 points and buried a pair of 3-pointers as South Dakota broke the game open after halftime, defeating York 83-58 in a season opener Wednesday night. The win started off Todd Lee's tenure as coach with a win. With So...
November 7, 2018

Volleyball SoDak16 - Rapid City Christian, Faith headed to state
UNDATED - The Rapid City Christian Comets punched their ticket to the Class B Volleyball State Tournament Tuesday with a thrilling 3-2 set  victory over St Thomas More in the SoDak 16. The Comets forced the Cavaliers to a fifth deciding set, and with the score tied at 12, s...
November 6, 2018

Thunderwolves too much for Yellow Jackets on Senior Day
SPEARFISH, S.D. – On Senior Day, the Black Hills State University football team fell to No. 12 Colorado State University-Pueblo, 59-0, on Saturday afternoon. Prior to the game, the 15 Yellow Jacket seniors were honored. Chris James, Ryan Hommel, Dimitri Butts, Taran Whelch...
November 3, 2018

Eagles Escape With Thrilling 50-46 RMAC Win Over HardRockers
RAPID CITY, S.D. --- It seemed the momentum swung as much as the wind gusted up Saturday's during a Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference football game between South Dakota Mines and Chadron State College at O'Harra Stadium in Rapid City, South Dakota. And when it seemed that the H...
November 3, 2018

South Dakota State has no trouble with Missouri St., wins 59-7
BROOKINGS, S.D. — Taryn Christion threw four touchdown passes and ran for another score to lead South Dakota State to a 59-7 rout of Missouri State on Saturday. Christion was 15-of-28 passing for 259 yards. His 32-yard touchdown run made it 38-7 late in the second quarter....
November 3, 2018

Boyle's 7 TDs help Indiana St. past South Dakota 51-48 in 3 OT
TERRA HAUTE, Ind. — Ryan Boyle had seven touchdowns on Saturday, including a 3-yard scoring pass to Dante Hendrix in triple overtime that gave Indiana State a 51-48 win over South Dakota. South Dakota took a 48-45 edge in the third overtime on a Mason Lorber 27-yard field ...
November 3, 2018

Rapid City Rush win third in a row Friday night
TULSA, Okla. - After 65 minutes of hockey, Rapid City Rush Captain Riley Weselowski five-holed Tulsa Oilers goalie Evan Fitzpatrick in the bottom of the ninth round of the shootout to give the Rush the second point, a third consecutive win, and points in six straight games with a...
November 2, 2018

Yellow Jackets sweep Hardrockers in season finale
SPEARFISH, S.D. – The Black Hills State University volleyball team swept in-state rival, South Dakota School of Mines and Technology, 3-0, on Friday evening. The match was the final game of the season, and the Yellow Jackets won by the scores of 25-23, 25-20, and 25-20, to ...
November 2, 2018

Friday Night, November 2, High School Football Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Friday Night, November 2, High School Football Scoreboard: PREP FOOTBALL= Class 11AAA= Semifinal= Brandon Valley 29, Sioux Falls O'Gorman 15 Sioux Falls Washington 28, Sioux Falls Roosevelt 14 Class 11AA Semifinal Huron 28, Yankton 23 Pierre 40, Br...
November 2, 2018

Rush win in OT over Tulsa
TULSA, Okla. - The Rapid City Rush and Tulsa Oilers engaged in a back-and-forth affair in the last two periods of regulation, but Pierre-Luc Mercier ended the game with his second overtime-winner of the season to give the Rush the second point and a 3-2 win over the Oilers on Thu...
November 1, 2018

Thursday Night, November 1, High School Volleyball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your South Dakota High School Volleyball Scoreboard for Thursday, November 1: CLASS AA: Brandon Valley def. Sioux Falls Lincoln, 25-21, 21-25, 21-25, 25-15, 15-12 Mitchell def. Harrisburg, 25-22, 25-23, 25-18 Rapid City Central def. Sturgis, 25-17, 25-9, 25-16...
November 1, 2018

High School Volleyball Scoreboard for Tuesday, October 30
UNDATED - Here is your South Dakota High School Volleyball Scoreboard for Tuesday, October 30: Aberdeen Central def. Mitchell, 11-25, 25-21, 25-14, 19-25, 15-12 Brookings def. Harrisburg, 24-26, 25-19, 25-14, 25-20 Huron def. Brandon Valley, 23-25, 25-15, 25-19, 25-13 Sioux F...
October 30, 2018

Monday Night, October 29, High School Volleyball Scoreboard
UNDATED - South Dakota Region Volleyball Scores from Monday, October 29: Volleyball Region 7A First Round Bennett County def. Little Wound, 25-18, 20-25, 21-25, 25-19, 15-11 Pine Ridge def. St. Francis Indian, 22-25, 25-16, 25-18, 25-23 Red Cloud def. Todd County, 25-18, 23-25,...
October 29, 2018

Final regular season South Dakota Volleyball Poll
UNDATED - Here is the final South Dakota Media Volleyball Poll for the 2018 season. Teams are listed with first place votes in parenthesis, record, points and previous ranking. Class AA 1. R.C. Stevens (11)         29-1   &...
October 29, 2018

Rapid City native Adam Vinatieri breaks NFL Scoring Record
OAKLAND, Cal. - Rapid City native Adam Vinatieri set the record as the NFL's top all-time scorer in the first half of his game against the Oakland Raiders. The Indianapolis Colt kicker booted a 26-yard field goal in the first quarter to tie Morten Andersen with 2,544 points and...
October 28, 2018

Ellise Lech’s double-double leads BHSU in win over Chadron State
SPEARFISH, S.D. – After being down 1-0 in the match, the Yellow Jackets came back to win three straight sets to defeat Chadron State, 3-1. Black Hills State won by scores of 22-25, 25-13, 25-21, and 25-18. "We played a very consistent match," said head coach Kristin Carmich...
October 27, 2018

Yellow Jackets fall to Mountaineers on the road
GUNNISON, Colo. – The Black Hills State University football team fell to Western State Colorado University, 26-8, on Saturday afternoon. Payten Gilmore had a 100-yard rushing game for the second time this year.   The Mountaineers (2-7, 2-6 RMAC) used a quick, four pla...
October 27, 2018

Orediggers Stay In Front of High Octane Hardrockers
GOLDEN, Colo. – In a game where the NCAA Div. II's top offenses took top billing, fans got exactly what they wanted as South Dakota School of Mines traveled to Golden, Colorado, to challenge the No. 6 ranked Colorado School of Mines Orediggers in a Rocky Mountain Athletic C...
October 27, 2018

Christion, Daniel help South Dakota State beat Illinois St. 38-28
NORMAL, Ill. — Taryn Christion passed for 292 yards and three touchdowns and Mikey Daniel scored two rushing touchdowns to help South Dakota State beat Illinois State 38-28 on Saturday. Christion was 18-of-28 passing with one interception and moved into first on South Dako...
October 27, 2018

Stick's big day leads NDSU past South Dakota 59-14
VERMILLION, S.D. — Easton Stick threw three touchdown passes, becoming North Dakota State's all-time leader in scoring tosses, and ran for two more scores as top-ranked North Dakota State breezed to a 59-14 victory over South Dakota in Missouri Valley Football Conference pl...
October 27, 2018

College Volleyball - Yellow Jackets fall in three on Senior Night; Eagles Fend Off Hardrockers
SPEARFISH, S.D. – The Black Hills State University volleyball team fell, 3-0, on senior night to MSU Denver, on Friday night. The Roadrunners defeated the Green and Gold by scores of 25-18, 25-11, and 25-19. In the first set, MSU Denver attacked early to get an 8-2 lead ove...
October 26, 2018

Glenn Named Hardrocker Men's Basketball Head Coach
RAPID CITY, S.D. --- South Dakota School of Mines Athletics Director Joel Lueken announced today that Eric Glenn has been named the Hardrocker men's basketball head coach for the 2018-19 season. Glenn takes over the head coaching position from Jason Henry. "Coach Glenn is one of...
October 26, 2018

Rush drop shootout to Allen
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Adam Marsh completed his team’s third period comeback with a snipe with 8:10 left in the game to eventually force “free hockey”, but Chad Butcher, making his Allen Americans debut, provided the visitors with the game-winner in the shootout as ...
October 26, 2018

Wyoming scores 21 unanswered in 3rd to win Border War
FORT COLLINS, Colo. (AP) — Freshman Sean Chambers had his first career passing and rushing touchdowns and Wyoming eased past Colorado State 34-21 on Friday night in the Border War. Wyoming scored 21 unanswered points in the third quarter — with two touchdowns in less...
October 26, 2018

Yankton field goal ends Scooper season
YANKTON, S.D. - The Yankton Bucks escaped with a 23-22 win over Sturgis Thursday night to keep their postseason alive. It wasn't easy. Sturgis led 22-20 and punted to Yankton with under :30 seconds to play. A 58-yard pass from Quarterback Ethan Wishon to Miles Cards with :26 s...
October 25, 2018

Thursday Night, October 25, High School Football Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Thursday Night, October 25, High School Football Scoreboard: Class 11AAA= Quarterfinal= Brandon Valley 47, Rapid City Central 8 Sioux Falls O'Gorman 76, Sioux Falls Lincoln 14 Sioux Falls Roosevelt 55, Aberdeen Central 14 Sioux Falls Washington 49, Wa...
October 25, 2018

Tuesday Night, October 24, High School Volleyball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Tuesday Night, October 23, High School Volleyball Scoreboard: Aberdeen Central def. Harrisburg, 22-25, 25-18, 25-23, 25-16 Aberdeen Christian def. Edmunds Central, 25-20, 25-21, 24-26, 25-23 Avon def. Bon Homme, 25-12, 25-20, 25-10 Bridgewater-Emery def...
October 23, 2018

South Dakota Weekly Football Poll for Week of October 22
UNDATED - The final South Dakota Prep Media football polls of the regular season are listed below, ranking the top-five teams in each class. First-place votes received are indicated in parentheses. FOOTBALLClass 11AAA 1. SF O’Gorman (7) 8-1 84 1 2. Brandon Valley (6) 7-2...
October 22, 2018

South Dakota Weekly Volleyball Poll for Week of October 22
UNDATED - Here is the South Dakota Media Volleyball Poll for the week of Oct. 22, 2018. Teams are listed with first place votes in parenthesis, record, points and previous ranking. Class AA1. R.C. Stevens (6) 28-1 57 22. O'Gorman (5) 24-5 56 13. S.F. Washington (2) 25-4 43 34. W...
October 22, 2018

Monday Night, October 22, High School Volleyball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Monday Night, October 22, High School Volleyball Scoreboard: Alcester-Hudson def. Viborg-Hurley, 25-19, 25-21, 25-14 Arlington def. DeSmet, 25-15, 25-19, 25-15 Avon def. Gayville-Volin, 23-25, 25-12, 15-25, 26-24, 15-8 Baltic def. Flandreau, 25-20, 25-2...
October 22, 2018

Soccer coaches release first team players for 2018
UNDATED - The South Dakota High School Soccer Coaches Association today released their first team selections for the 2018 soccer season. For AA Boys, four West River athletes made first team. They were Weston Verhulst, senior for Spearfish, Ian Helgeson, senior from Rapid City ...
October 21, 2018

Saturday Night, October 20, High School Volleyball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Saturday Night, October 20, High School Volleyball Scoreboard: O’Gorman 3, SF Christian 0 Aberdeen Central def. Sioux Falls Lincoln, 27-25, 25-18, 25-14 Alliance Tournament Pool Play Pool A Alliance, Neb. def. Crazy Horse, 25-1, 25-6 Alliance, Neb...
October 20, 2018

BHSU Football takes down Mavericks; Cowboys steal win from Hardrockers
SPEARFISH, S.D. – The Black Hills State University football team forced five turnovers as the Yellow Jackets took down Colorado Mesa University, 31-26, on Saturday afternoon to win their second consecutive game. After the two teams exchanged scoreless drives to begin the g...
October 20, 2018

Northern Iowa stuns No. 3 SDSU 24-9; Youngstown beats South Dakota
CEDAR FALLS, Iowa — Xavior Williams returned an interception 30 yards for a touchdown with 23 seconds left in the game to put the finishing touches on Northern Iowa's 24-9 upset win over South Dakota State in Missouri Valley Football Conference play on Saturday. Eli Dunne ...
October 20, 2018

Sioux Falls O'Gorman win Class AA State Competitive Cheer Title
BRANDON VALLEY, S.D. - Sioux Falls O'Gorman captured the Grand Champions Cheer Title at the Class AA State Finals Saturday. The Knight were on top the leader board with 288.50 points. Sioux Falls Roosevelt was second with 280 and Washington was third. Top placing West River scho...
October 20, 2018

Runners crowned at State Cross Country Meet
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. - Sioux Falls Lincoln captured both girls and boys team titles at the Class AA State Cross Country meet Saturday. The Lincoln boys finished 22 points -- well ahead of second place finisher Rapid City Stevens with 103. Aberdeen Central came in third, Sioux Falls...
October 20, 2018

Sioux Valley wins Class A State Cheer Competition
BRANDON VALLEY, S.D. - Sioux Valley won Grand Champion Cheer and Dakota Valley captured Grand Champion Dance at the State A Cheer and Dance Competition Friday night. Sioux Valley captured the cheer competition with 290.5 points. Dakota Valley was second with a 246 and Dell Rapid...
October 19, 2018

Friday Night, October 19, High School Volleyball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Friday Night, October 19, High School Volleyball Scoreboard: Aberdeen Roncalli def. Britton-Hecla, 25-11, 25-14, 25-10 Adrian, Minn. def. Garretson, 25-13, 25-23, 26-24 Andes Central/Dakota Christian def. Mitchell Christian, 25-15, 25-15, 25-23 Avon...
October 19, 2018

Scoopers hold off Hot Springs for win
HOT SPRINGS, S.D. – Gavin West scored twice in the fourth quarter and the Sturgis Scoopers held of the Hot Springs Bison 35-27 Friday night. Hot Springs scored with 30-seconds left in the contest to close within a score, but Sturgis recovered the ensuing on-side kick. Hot...
October 18, 2018

Thursday Night, October 18, High School Football Scoreboard
UNDATED - South Dakota High School Football Scores from Thursday, October 18. Class AAA, AA and A held final regular season games and first round playoff action was held for class 11B, and all the 9-man classes. Brandon Valley 40, Sioux Falls O’Gorman 15 Bridgewater-Emery...
October 18, 2018

Thursday Night, October 18, High School Volleyball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Thursday Night, October 18, High School Volleyball Scoreboard: Brookings def. Aberdeen Central, 25-19, 18-25, 25-12, 26-24 Marty Indian def. Crazy Horse, 25-7, 25-13, 25-16 Oelrichs def. Takini, 25-7, 25-10, 28-26 Rapid City Christian Triangular: Edgem...
October 18, 2018

South Dakota High School Volleyball Poll for week of October 15
UNDATED - Here is the South Dakota Media volleyball poll for the week of Oct. 15, 2018. Teams are listed with first place votes in parenthesis, record, points and previous ranking. Class AA1. O'Gorman (11) 19-3 70 12. R.C. Stevens (3) 23-1 63 23. S.F. Washington (1) 21-2 47 34. ...
October 15, 2018

South Dakota High School Football Poll for week of October 15
UNDATED - The South Dakota Prep Media football polls for the week of Oct. 15 are listed below, ranking the top-five teams in each class. First-place votes received are indicated in parentheses.   Class 11AAA  1. SF O’Gorman (24)  8-0    ...
October 15, 2018

State Soccer - Pierre defeats RC Stevens for girls championship
UNDATED - The Pierre Lady Governors won the Girls Class AA State Soccer Championship Saturday. The Lady Govs defeated Rapid City Stevens 2-0. Caytee Williams and Abigail Foster each had a goal for Pierre. In the boys championship match, Sioux Falls Washington shut out Aberdeen ...
October 13, 2018

Record Setting Day For Silveria, Hardrockers In Win Over Adams State, 56-42
RAPID CITY, S.D. --- It was record-setting day for senior running back Connor Silveria and the South Dakota School of Mines football team as the Hardrockers won a convincing shootout over Adams State (Colo.) Saturday afternoon, 56-42, on Dunham Field at O'Harra Stadium in Rapid C...
October 13, 2018

Yellow Jackets overwhelm Cowboys as Gilmore sets single game rushing record
SPEARFISH, S.D. – Payten Gilmore scored three touchdowns and broke the single game rushing record, as the Black Hills State University football team took down New Mexico Highlands University, 42-7, on a snowy Saturday afternoon.   After the Cowboys (2-5, 2-4 RMAC) ele...
October 13, 2018

Saturday Night, October 13, High School Volleyball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Saturday Night, October 13, High School Volleyball Scoreboard: Huron def. Rapid City Central, 25-20, 25-9, 25-23 Sioux Falls Lincoln def. Brookings, 27-25, 11-25, 25-19, 25-22 Dakota Valley Conference TournamentPool PlayPool ADeubrook def. Oldham-Ramona/...
October 13, 2018

Christion leads South Dakota State by Youngstown State 36-7
BROOKINGS, S.D. — Taryn Christion threw for one touchdown and ran for two more, setting a Missouri Valley Conference record for total offense, and South Dakota State rolled to a 36-7 win over Youngstown State on Saturday. Christion connected with Cade Johnson for a 23-yard...
October 13, 2018

Dunne's 5 TDs lead Northern Arizona past South Dakota, 42-28
VERMILLION, S.D. — Eli Dunne threw for 257 yards and four touchdowns, ran for a fifth and piloted Northern Iowa to a 42-28 Missouri Valley Conference victory over South Dakota on Saturday night. The Coyotes took a 3-0 lead in the first quarter and held a 13-7 advantage aft...
October 13, 2018

Friday Night, October 12, High School Football Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Friday Night, October 12, High School Football Scoreboard: Beresford 41, Mt. Vernon/Plankinton 24 Bison 78, Crazy Horse 0 Bon Homme 58, Platte-Geddes 8 Brandon Valley 34, Yankton 9 Bridgewater-Emery/Ethan 55, Sioux Valley 12 Britton-Hecla 47, Great Pl...
October 12, 2018

Friday Night, October 12, High School Volleyball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Friday Night, October 12, High School Volleyball Scoreboard: Mitchell def. Rapid City Central, 25-23, 25-11, 25-11 Rapid City Stevens def. Huron, 16-25, 25-19, 25-12, 25-17...
October 12, 2018

Scoopers defeat Pine Ridge in Friday afternoon football
PINE RIDGE, S.D. - The Sturgis Scoopers scored five times in the first half and defeated Pine Ridge 42-22 in high school football Friday afternoon. Gavin West scored three times, including a 17 yard run, a 5 yard run and a 34-yard run, as Sturgis led 35-6 at halftime. The Scoop...
October 12, 2018

Cross Country - Kylee Bennett of Sturgis wins girls race at Best of the West
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Kylee Bennett of Sturgis brought home first place in the girls race at the  Best of the West Cross Country Meet Thursday. Bennett finished in a time of 19:07.05 seconds. Delaney Kost of Rapid City Central came in second. Central won the girls team title ...
October 11, 2018

Thursday Night, October 11, High School Volleyball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Thursday Night, October 11, High School Volleyball Scoreboard: Aberdeen Roncalli def. Clark/Willow Lake, 25-22, 25-17, 25-17 Avon def. Centerville, 25-4, 25-11, 25-14 Bennett County def. Todd County, 25-10, 25-13, 16-25, 25-12 Bison def. Mott-Regent, N....
October 11, 2018

Tuesday Night, October 10, High School Volleyball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Tuesday Night, October 10, High School Volleyball Scoreboard: Aberdeen Roncalli def. Mobridge-Pollock, 25-18, 25-9, 25-14 Alcester-Hudson def. Irene-Wakonda, 25-19, 25-18, 13-25, 26-24 Arlington def. Sioux Valley, 25-17, 26-24, 25-23 Baker, Mont. def. Har...
October 9, 2018

RC Stevens girls headed to championship while RC Central, Spearfish boys soccer see season end
UNDATED - In the South Dakota Class AA Boys Soccer semifinals Tuesday, both Spearfish and Rapid City Central saw their seasons come to an end. Rapid City Central lost 2-1 to Aberdeen Central and Spearfish dropped a 3-1 match to Sioux Falls Washington. Aberdeen Central and Washi...
October 9, 2018

South Dakota High School Football Poll for week of October 8
UNDATED - Here is this week's South Dakota Media High School Football Poll for Week of October 8: Class 11AAA 1. SF O’Gorman (23) 7-0 120 1 2. SF Washington 5-2 91 3 3. Brandon Valley 5-2 66 4 4. SF Roosevelt 5-2 57 2 5. Watertown 5-2 22 5 Receiving votes: Rapid City...
October 8, 2018

South Dakota Media Volleyball Poll for Week of October 8
UNDATED - Here is the South Dakota Media volleyball poll for the week of Oct. 8, 2018. Teams are listed with first place votes in parenthesis, record, points and previous ranking. Class AA 1. O'Gorman (14)             ...
October 8, 2018

Monday Night Volleyball Scoreboard for October 8, 2018
UNDATED - Here is your Monday Night, October 8, High School Volleyball Scoreboard: Canistota def. Iroquois, 25-6, 25-11, 25-4 Clark/Willow Lake def. Lake Preston, 25-15, 25-11, 25-17 Ekalaka, Mont. def. Harding County, 25-13, 25-18, 25-21 Elk Point-Jefferson def. South Sioux ...
October 8, 2018

Badlands Circuit Finals Rodeo determines champions in North, South Dakota
MINOT, N.D. – It came down to the wire for cowboys and cowgirls in Minot at this weekend’s RAM Badlands Circuit Finals Rodeo. After four performances of the Minot Y’s Men’s Rodeo, which hosts the circuit finals, year end (based on the amount of money won ...
October 7, 2018

Brewers sweep Rockies, advance to 1st NLCS since 2011
DENVER — The 38-year-old journeyman catcher looked to his left and spotted his Milwaukee Brewers teammates spilling out of the dugout. Erik Kratz then looked straight ahead and saw his reliever standing alone. So he took off for Josh Hader to give him, "the biggest hug. .....
October 7, 2018

BHSU football falls in annual showdown with School of Mines
RAPID CITY, S.D. – The Black Hills State University football team fell in the 133rd Black Hills Brawl, 62-14, to South Dakota School of Mines and Technology on Saturday evening. The Hardrockers (3-3, 2-3 RMAC) scored using a seven-play, 45 yard drive to open the game, and ...
October 6, 2018

State Tennis - Sioux Falls Lincoln takes team title
RAPID CITY, S.D. - The State Tennis Tournament ended in a surprise Saturday, as Sioux Falls Lincoln came from third place to win the title. The Patriots won nine of their 11 matches Saturday to leapfrog over Rapid City Stevens and Sioux Falls O'Gorman. Lincoln finished on top o...
October 6, 2018

High School Soccer Playoffs - RC Stevens girls and Central boys advance
UNDATED - In high school soccer, the Rapid City Stevens girls advanced further into the playoffs as they defeated Sioux Falls Lincoln 1-0 Saturday. Lexi Wood scored what became the only and winning goal for the Lady Raiders. That came in the third minute. Stevens moves on to th...
October 6, 2018

South Dakota State tops Indiana State in OT, 54-51
BROOKINGS, S.D. — Isaac Wallace scored on a two-yard plunge in overtime to give South Dakota State a 54-51 victory over Indiana State in a Missouri Valley Conference battle on Saturday night. The Sycamores came back from 10 points down with three minutes to play to tie the...
October 6, 2018

BHSU and School of Mines volleyball drop Saturday matches
SPEARFISH, S.D. – The Yellow Jackets finished up the home stand weekend with a 3-0 loss to Colorado Mesa on Saturday night. The Mavericks won by scores of 25-11, 25-16, and 25-16. In the first set, Colorado Mesa attacked early with a 4-0 run to lead the Yellow Jackets, 9-2....
October 6, 2018

South Dakota holds off Missouri State 35-28
VERMILLION, S.D. — Austin Simmons threw a go-ahead TD pass to Levi Falck early in the fourth quarter and South Dakota had a late goal-line stand to hold off Missouri State 35-28 on Saturday. The Coyotes (3-2, 2-0 Missouri Valley Conference) were trailing 28-27 when Simmons...
October 6, 2018

Badlands Circuit Championship begins; North Dakota cowboy wins bareback riding
MINOT, N.D. – After the curtain came down on the first round of competition at the RAM Badlands Circuit Finals Rodeo, hosted by the Minot Y’s Men’s Rodeo, a North Dakota man was on top in the bareback riding. Blake Smith, Zap, N.D., scored 84 points on the Kork...
October 5, 2018

Friday Night, October 5, High School Football Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Friday Night, October 5, High School Football Scoreboard: Aberdeen Roncalli 13, Woonsocket/Wessington Springs/Sanborn Central 0 Alcester-Hudson 66, Centerville 12 Arlington/Lake Preston 52, Estelline/Hendricks 8 Baltic 24, Parker 8 Belle Fourche 68, Pi...
October 5, 2018

Yankton runs away from Sturgis in second half in 77-42 win
STURGIS, S.D. - Caid Koletzky scored five touchdowns, and Yankton scored 77 points as they downed Sturgis Friday night. Both teams combined for over 1,000 yards of offense, but Yankton was able to run away from the Scoopers after the two teams were tied at 28 just before halftim...
October 5, 2018

Thursday Night, October 4, High School Volleyball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Thursday Night, October 4, high school volleyball scoreboard: Aberdeen Roncalli def. Sisseton, 25-18, 25-13, 25-13 Arlington def. Dell Rapids St. Mary, 25-7, 25-15, 25-18 Avon def. Bridgewater-Emery, 27-25, 25-22, 16-25, 16-25, 15-10 Belle Fourche def. Do...
October 4, 2018

South Dakota girls state tennis begins Wednesday due to weather concerns
RAPID CITY, S.D. - The 51st Annual Girls’ State Tennis Tournament will be held in Rapid City, October 3-6. Twenty-three teams totaling 149 individuals have entered the tournament. Champions will be determined in six singles flights and three doubles flights over the course ...
October 2, 2018

Yellow Jackets sweep SD Mines
RAPID CITY, S.D. – The Black Hills State University volleyball team swept South Dakota Mines, 3-0, to kick off rivalry week. The Green and Gold won by scores of 25-14, 25-18, and 25-18. "It was a great to finally have a match where emotional consistency and statistical cons...
October 2, 2018

South Dakota High School Soccer Playoff Scores
UNDATED - The South Dakota Class AA and A Soccer Playoffs began Tuesday. Here are scores from the first round: BOYS AA Rapid City Central 2, Sioux Falls Lincoln 0. Central will play Sioux Falls O'Gorman in the second round. Rapid City Stevens 4, Watertown 1. Stevens will play ...
October 2, 2018

State boys golf - Sioux Falls Lincoln edges Stevens for title
BROOKINGS, S.D. - Sioux Falls Lincoln edged out Rapid City Stevens for the team title as the State Class AA Golf Tournament wrapped up Tuesday. Lincoln finished with a 30 over par. Stevens finished with a 34 over par and Roosevelt was a distant third. The Scoopers finished in te...
October 2, 2018

Tuesday Night, October 2, High School Volleyball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Tuesday Night, October 2, High School Volleyball Scoreboard: Arlington def. Deuel, 25-18, 25-16, 25-20 Baltic def. Alcester-Hudson, 25-15, 26-24, 25-22 Bennett County def. Red Cloud, 26-24, 19-25, 16-25, 25-22, 15-9 Brandon Valley def. Yankton, 25-15, 2...
October 2, 2018

Rapid City Stevens leads after day one of State AA Golf
BROOKINGS, S.D. - Rapid City Stevens leads after day one of the Class AA Boys State Golf Tournament in Brookings. The Raiders ended day one of the two day tournament with a low score of 302. Sioux Falls Lincoln is in second with a 307 and Spearfish was third with a 312. Sturgis ...
October 1, 2018

South Dakota Media Weekly Football Poll for week of October 1
UNDATED - The South Dakota Prep Media football polls for the week of Oct. 1 are listed below, ranking the top-five teams in each class. First-place votes received are indicated in parentheses. Class 11AAA 1. SF O’Gorman (30) 6-0 150 2 2. SF Roosevelt 5-1 115 1 3. SF Was...
October 1, 2018

South Dakota Media Weekly Volleyball Poll for week of October 1
UNDATED - Here is the South Dakota Media volleyball poll for the week of Oct. 1, 2018. Teams are listed with first place votes in parenthesis, record, points and previous ranking. Class AA1. O'Gorman (11) 13-2 82 12. R.C. Stevens (5) 20-1 75 23. S.F. Washington (2) 13-2 59 34. W...
October 1, 2018

Vinatieri breaks NFL field goal record with No. 566
INDIANAPOLIS — Adam Vinatieri celebrated one major milestone Sunday by becoming the NFL's career field goal leader. He would have preferred doing it by adding to his league record for victories. The 23-year veteran made the record-breaking 566th field goal with 2 seconds ...
September 30, 2018

Faulkton, Philip win team titles at Action Club Invite Cross Country
UNDATED - Here are results from the Action Club Invite Cross Country Meet Saturday, September 29: Boys Cross Country Action Club Invite 1. Faulkton Area 11 Average: 20:09.25 2. Wolsey-Wessington 19 Average: 21:11.40 3. Miller 20 Average: 21:10.30 4. Potter County 32 Average...
September 30, 2018

Saturday Night, September 29, High School Volleyball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Saturday night, September 29, High School Volleyball Scoreboard: O'Gorman 3 - Pierre 0 Aberdeen Central 3 - Huron 1 Milbank 3 - La qui Parle Valley, MN 0 Beresford 3 - Sioux Valley 0 Wagner def. Tri-Valley, 25-19, 25-14, 25-17 Watertown def....
September 30, 2018

Thunderwolves Take Down 'Rockers, 41-14
PUEBLO, Colo. --- The South Dakota School of Mines football team had their hands full Saturday afternoon taking on the No. 16 CSU-Pueblo Thunderwolves Saturday afternoon during a Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference matchup in Pueblo, Colo. The Thunderwolves came into the game aft...
September 29, 2018

Black Hills State outlasted by Trailblazers
SPEARFISH, S.D. – The Black Hills State University football team outscored Dixie State University, 24-13, in the second half, but ultimately fell, 41-38, in the Swarm Days game on Saturday afternoon. After BHSU (0-5, 0-5 RMAC) won the toss and deferred, Dixie State (4-1, 4...
September 29, 2018

Top-ranked NDSU holds off No. 3 SDSU 21-17
FARGO, N.D. — Easton Stick threw two touchdown passes and ran for a score and North Dakota State, the top-ranked team in the FCS coaches' poll, rallied for a 21-17 victory over third-ranked South Dakota State in the Missouri Valley Football Conference opener for both teams ...
September 29, 2018

South Dakota edges Southern Illinois
CARBONDALE, Ill. — Austin Simmons threw for 333 yards and three touchdowns to lead South Dakota to a 31-24 win over Southern Illinois in a Missouri Valley Conference opener on Saturday. The win marked coach Bob Nielson's 200th career victory. After Kai Henry's 1-yard touc...
September 29, 2018

College Volleyball - BHSU falls to Chadron State, Roadrunners trip up the Hardrockers
CHADRON, NEB. – The Black Hills State University volleyball team fell, 3-0, to Chadron State College on Friday evening. The Eagles won by scores of 25-17, 25-21, and 25-17. " It was a disappointing game, Chadron just out-played us," said head coach Kristin Carmichael. "When...
September 28, 2018

Top ranked Pierre rolls over Sturgis on homecoming
STURGIS, S.D. - Maguire Raske scored four touchdowns in the first half to help lead Pierre over Sturgis 35-0 Friday night. Raske scored with 6:39 left in the first quarter on a 10-yard run to put Pierre up first. He would scored again early in the second quarter and a 2-point ...
September 28, 2018

Friday Night, September 28, High School Football Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Friday Night, September 28, High School Football Scoreboard: Aberdeen Roncalli 41, Sisseton 6 Alcester-Hudson 62, Gayville-Volin 30 Arlington/Lake Preston 60, Castlewood 31 Belle Fourche 50, Little Wound 0 Beresford 47, Elk Point-Jefferson 7 Bon Homm...
September 28, 2018

Friday Night, September 28, High School Volleyball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Friday Night, September 28, high school volleyball scoreboard: Pierre def. Yankton, 25-6, 22-25, 25-16, 25-14 Lakota Nation Invitational Pool Play Pool A Little Wound def. Marty Indian, 25-13, 25-14 Pine Ridge def. Marty Indian, 25-15, 25-6 Red Cloud de...
September 28, 2018

High School Cross Country - Natrona County sweeps at Sturgis Invitational
STURGIS, S.D. - Natrona County out of central Wyoming won both the boys and girls team titles of the Sturgis Invitational Cross Country meet Thursday. Natrona County won the boys title with a score of 42. Custer was second with a 71 and Sturgis placed third with an 80. Winning...
September 27, 2018

Sturgis takes team title at West River Challenge
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Sturgis brought home the team title of the West River Challenge as the two day event wrapped up Thursday. Sturgis finished with a low score of 331, ahead of second place finisher Rapid City Central with a 344. Matt Eby of Sturgis brought home individual meda...
September 27, 2018

Scooper volleyball downs Douglas
STURGIS, S.D. - Sturgis swept Douglas in three straight sets Thursday night at West Gymnasium. The Scoopers won in sets of 26-24, 31-29, 27-25. Emily Gray and Sara Janz each had 9 kills for Sturgis. Cassidy Jorensen added 12 digs and  Brittany Delzer had 20 assists. Jorens...
September 27, 2018

Hardrockers Rally To Defeat Dickinson State, 3-2
DICKINSON, N.D. --- The South Dakota School of Mines women's volleyball team dug deep Wednesday night to defeat the Dickinson State Lady Blue Hawks, 3-2, during a non-conference match in Dickinson, N.D. Trailing, 11-14, in the final set, the Hardrockers rattled off five-straight...
September 26, 2018

Douglas wins Sturgis Invitational
STURGIS, S.D. - The Douglas Patriots Competitive Cheer team won the annual Sturgis Invitational Tuesday night. The Patriots were grand champions with a score of 139.5. Rapid City Central came in second in the team standings and the home team Scoopers placed third with 121.5. In...
September 25, 2018

Soccer Scoreboard: Sturgis finishes regular season with games against Douglas-Rapid City Christian
BOX ELDER, S.D. - The Sturgis Scooper boys and girls soccer teams wrapped up the regular season with games against Douglas/Rapid City Christian Tuesday. The Scooper boys beat Douglas/RC Christian by the score of 2-1. The Scooper boys finish the season with a record of 4-7-2. Th...
September 25, 2018

Drones to fly over tailgaters before NDSU and SDSU game
FARGO, N.D. (AP) — Look up, tailgaters. You'll see a drone in the sky as you party before Saturday's North Dakota State football game in Fargo.   The first public mission of North Dakota's drone program will be held between 9 a.m. and about 1 p.m. before the Bison...
September 24, 2018

Spearfish leads after day one of West River Challenge
STURGIS, S.D. - Jesse Sacrison and Kebin Kolb have the day one lead after the first round of the West River Challenge. Sacrison ad Kolb wrapped up Monday's first round with a 37 to sit atop the leaderboard. Tice McVey of Sturgis is third with a 39 and Drew Gusso of Spearfish an...
September 24, 2018

Christensen wins Region 4A Golf title
CUSTER, S.D. - Lance Christensen of Little Wound captured the individual title of the Region 4A Golf Tournament Monday at Rocky Knolls Golf Course. Christensen finished with a low score of 83, one stroke ahead of second place finisher Austin Eggers of Custer. Carter Janssen of S...
September 24, 2018

South Dakota Football Poll for Week of September 24
UNDATED - The South Dakota Prep Media football polls for the week of Sept. 24 are listed below, ranking the top-five teams in each class. First-place votes received are indicated in parentheses. Class 11AAA  1. SF Roosevelt (25) 5-0 141 1 2. SF O’Gorman (4) 5-0 120 ...
September 24, 2018

South Dakota High School Volleyball Poll for Week of September 24
UNDATED - Here is the South Dakota Media Volleyball Poll for the week of Sept. 24, 2018. Teams are listed with first place votes in parenthesis, record, points and previous ranking. CLASS AA1. O'Gorman (8) 11-2 86 32. R.C. Stevens (10) 13-1 83 23. S.F. Washington (2) 11-2 70 14....
September 24, 2018

Spearfish wins dance, Rapid City Central wins cheer at Raider Invite
RAPID CITY, S.D. - The Rapid City Central competitive cheer team won grand champions honors at the Raider Invitational on Saturday. Central won the overall competition with a final score of 143.50.  Rapid City Stevens came in second with a 132. In the dance competition, Sp...
September 23, 2018

Steve Stricker wins Sanford International in Sioux Falls
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — Steve Stricker won the inaugural Sanford International on Sunday for his third PGA Tour Champions title of the year, closing with a 3-under 67 for a four-stroke victory. Stricker led wire-to-wire at Minnehaha Country Club after rain limited him to only ...
September 23, 2018

Saturday Night, September 22, High School Volleyball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Saturday Night, September 22, High School Volleyball Scoreboard: Aberdeen Central def. Yankton, 25-16, 25-22, 25-20 Andes Central/Dakota Christian def. Freeman Academy/Marion, 16-25, 25-23, 25-16, 25-21 Crazy Horse def. Wakpala, 27-25, 25-15, 25-18 Mitc...
September 23, 2018

Saturday Night, September 22, High School Soccer Scoreboard
UNDATED - South Dakota High School Soccer Scores for September 22: BOYS SOCCER: Rapid City Stevens 0, Spearfish 0 (DRAW) St Thomas More 10, Douglas/RC Christian 0 Rapid City Central 4, Belle Fourche 0 GIRLS SOCCER Rapid City Stevens 6, Spearfish 0 Rapid City Central 10, Be...
September 23, 2018

Hardrockers Fall Short In RMAC Shootout Vs. Dixie State
ST. GEORGE, Utah --- The South Dakota School of Mines football team dropped a Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference thriller to the Dixie State Trailblazers, 51-47, Saturday night in St. George, Utah. It was quite a tug-of-war for the two programs, who are developing quite a rivalr...
September 23, 2018

Turnovers doom BHSU in loss at Fort Lewis
DURANGO, Colo. – The Black Hills State University football team recorded three interceptions, but had five turnovers of its own, and fell to Fort Lewis College, 34-14, on Saturday afternoon. Neither team's offense was able to move the ball in the first quarter, with the te...
September 22, 2018

Saturday Night, September 22, High School Football Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Saturday Night, September 22, High School Football Scoreboard: Lead-Deadwood 57, Bennett County 7 Little Wound 36, McLaughlin 6...
September 22, 2018

Friday Night, September 21, High School Football Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Friday Night, September 21, High School Football Scoreboard: Aberdeen Roncalli 23, McCook Central/Montrose 6 Bison 42, Edgemont 18 Bon Homme 7, Gregory 6 Bridgewater-Emery/Ethan 55, Flandreau 6 Britton-Hecla 28, Clark/Willow Lake 27 Canistota 62, Iren...
September 21, 2018

Spearfish shuts out Sturgis in second half; wins 32 to 21
STURGIS, S.D. - Spearfish shut out Sturgis in the second half, and won their first game of the year by beating the Scoopers 32-21. Spearfish scored first on the Scoopers with 3:48 to play in the first quarter as Tate Rhodes scampered into the end zone from 3 yards out. Sturgis ...
September 21, 2018

Thursday Night, September 20, High School Volleyball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Thursday Night, September 20, High School Volleyball Scoreboard: Aberdeen Roncalli def. Groton Area, 25-17, 25-17, 26-24 Chester def. Garretson, 25-11, 25-10, 25-7 Clark/Willow Lake def. Webster, 25-17, 25-16, 23-25, 25-16 Colman-Egan def. Howard, 25-17...
September 20, 2018

PGA golf in Sioux Falls closed to public Thursday due to weather
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. - The Sanford International EMC Championship Pro-Am in Sioux Falls today will be closed to the public in anticipation of inclement weather for the safety of spectators. Spectators who purchased tickets to today’s events will be able to use those tickets ...
September 19, 2018

McPherson Wins First-Ever Grand Prix Gold
UNDATED - Sturgis native Paige McPherson captured her first-ever Grand Prix gold medal Wednesday as she took the top step on the podium for the women’s -67kg division at the third edition of the 2018 World Taekwondo Grand Prix in Taoyuan, Chinese Taipei. Her previous best p...
September 18, 2018

High School Soccer Scoreboard for Tuesday, September 18
UNDATED - Here is your High School Soccer Scoreboard for Tuesday, September 18: BOYS SOCCER: Rapid City Stevens 1, Rapid City Central 1 (DRAW) St Thomas More 8, Sturgis 0 Spearfish 4, Belle Fourche 0 GIRLS SOCCER Sturgis 2, St Thomas More 0 Rapid City Stevens 2, Rapid City...
September 18, 2018

High School Volleyball Scoreboard for Tuesday September 18
UNDATED - In high school volleyball Tuesday night, Spearfish defeated Sturgis 3 sets to 1. The Scoopers won the second set over their arch rival by a score of 23-25. But Spearfish would win the next two 25-15, 25-19 to take the match. Jozie McKinstry of Sturgis scored 8 kills on...
September 18, 2018

South Dakota High School Football Poll for week of September 17
UNDATED - The South Dakota Prep Media football polls for the week of Sept. 17 are listed below, ranking the top-five teams in each class. First-place votes received are indicated in parentheses.   Class 11AAA 1. SF Roosevelt (24) 4-0 144 1 2. SF O’Gorman (6) 4-0 12...
September 17, 2018

South Dakota High School Volleyball Poll for week of September 17
UNDATED - Here is the South Dakota Media volleyball poll for the week of Sept. 17, 2018. Teams are listed with first place votes in parenthesis, record, points and previous ranking. CLASS AA 1. S.F. Washington (19)  10-1       107  &...
September 17, 2018

Monday Night, September 17, High School Volleyball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Monday Night, September 17, High School Volleyball Scoreboard: Britton-Hecla def. Waverly-South Shore, 25-14, 25-22, 25-11 Canistota def. Canton, 25-17, 25-13, 25-20 Langford def. Wilmot, 25-17, 25-9, 25-15 Winner def. Mobridge-Pollock, 25-8, 25-13, 25-...
September 17, 2018

Spearfish dominates at Black Hills Conference Golf Meet
STURGIS, S.D. - Spearfish won the team title and claimed the top five spots individually at the Black Hills Conference Golf Meet at Boulder Canyon Country Club Monday. The Spartans finished on top of the leader board with a 311. Sturgis came in second with a 342. Custer was thir...
September 17, 2018

West River teams have good showing at Huron Cross Country meet
HURON, S.D. - Several West River athletes had a good showing at the Clyde Cotton Cross Country Meet in Huron Saturday. On the girls side, Kylee Bennett finished in sixth place and Sierra Oesterling of Custer coming in eighth. Brandon Valley claimed the girls team title, with Br...
September 16, 2018

Saturday Night, September 15, High School Volleyball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Saturday Night, September 15, High Schoo Volleyball Scoreboard: Bowman County, N.D. def. Bison, 25-19, 25-17, 25-18 Mitchell def. Spearfish, 25-10, 25-11, 25-10 Pierre def. Douglas, 25-7, 25-13, 25-12 Sanborn Central/Woonsocket def. Oldham-Ramona/Rutlan...
September 16, 2018

Sioux Falls Roosevelt first, Spearfish second at Mitchell Invite
MITCHELL, S.D. - Sioux Falls Roosevelt won the top team honors at the Mitchell Invitational Friday. The Rough Riders finished with a low score of 296. Spearfish came in second with a 297. Rapid City Stevens finished in fourth. Individually, Ethan Vikander of Aberdeen Central fi...
September 16, 2018

BHSU edged by Adams State
ALAMOSA, Colo. – The Black Hills State University football team had a shot to win the game on their final drive, but ultimately fell, 44-41, to Adams State University on Saturday afternoon. The matchup was the third-consecutive game to be decided by less than a touchdown, a...
September 15, 2018

Hardrockers Send The Clan Packing In 52-28 M-Day Win
RAPID CITY, S.D. --- The South Daktoa School of Mines football team delivered a dominate performance Saturday against Simon Fraser University, as the Hardrockers defeated their old GNAC foes, 52-28, top cap of homecoming week on Dunham Field at O'Harra Stadium in Rapid City, S.D....
September 15, 2018

South Dakota State sets school scoring record in 90-6 win
BROOKINGS, S.D. (AP) — Taryn Christian threw for 332 yards and five touchdowns and South Dakota State set a school record for points in a 90-6 victory over Arkansas Pine-Bluff on Saturday night. The 90 points broke the Jackrabbits' previous best that came in an 85-0 win ov...
September 15, 2018

Weber St. controls South Dakota in 27-10 win
OGDEN, Utah — Jake Constantine threw a touchdown pass, Josh Davis ran for 105 yards and Weber State used stout defense to defeat South Dakota 27-10 on Saturday night. Trey Tuttle, who made four field goals, nailed a 42-yarder to put Weber State (2-1) on the board with 5:12...
September 15, 2018

BHSU defeats N.M. Highlands; CSU Pueblo downs the Hardrockers
LAS VEGAS, N.M. – The Black Hills State University volleyball team came back to defeat New Mexico Highlands, 3-1, in its first conference victory of the season. The Yellow Jackets won by scores of 21-25, 25-20, 25-21, and 25-17. "Any RMAC win is big, but a road win after dr...
September 14, 2018

Friday Night, September 14, High School Volleyball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your High School Volleyball Scoreboard for Friday, September 14: Sioux Falls Roosevelt Triangular Rapid City Stevens def. Sioux Falls O'Gorman, 27-29, 9-25, 25-15, 25-21, 15-10 Rapid City Stevens def. Sioux Falls Roosevelt, 25-14, 25-18, 25-21 Sioux Falls O'Go...
September 14, 2018

Friday Night, September 14, High School Football Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Friday Night, September 14, High School Football Scoreboard: Aberdeen Central 28, Rapid City Stevens 12 Arlington/Lake Preston 44, Oldham-Ramona/Rutland 13 Avon 26, Centerville 12 Belle Fourche 49, Spearfish 7 Bon Homme 54, Lower Brule 0 Brandon Vall...
September 14, 2018

Scoopers roll up over 450 yards in win over St Thomas More
STURGIS, S.D. - The Sturgis Scoopers racked up 451 offensive yards in dismantling St Thomas More 33-20 Friday night. Cedrick Stabber rushed six times for 112 of those yards. The Scoopers scored first on a 33-yard touchdown run by Justin Burnham. The Scoopers would follow that u...
September 14, 2018

Thursday Night, September 13, High School Volleyball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Thursday Night, September 13, High School Volleyball Scoreboard: Aberdeen Roncalli def. Tiospa Zina Tribal, 25-16, 25-1, 25-11 Arlington def. Lake Preston, 25-9, 25-22, 25-20 Belle Fourche def. Hot Springs, 25-19, 25-20, 25-23 Bison def. Takini, 25-8, 25-...
September 13, 2018

High School Soccer Scores from Thursday, September 13
UNDATED - High School Soccer Scores from Thursday, September 13: BOYS SOCCER Sturgis 0, Belle Fourche 0 (DRAW) Rapid City Central 3, St Thomas More 1 Spearfish 9, Douglas/RC Christian 0 SF Christian 4, Freeman Academy 0 SF Lincoln 2, Brandon Valley 1 Huron 8, Harrisburg 1 ...
September 13, 2018

Foles to start for Eagles vs Bucs; Wentz not cleared to play
PHILADELPHIA - Nick Foles will start for the Philadelphia Eagles against the Tampa Buccaneers on Sunday. The Super Bowl MVP has filled in since Carson Wentz tore two knee ligaments in Week 14 last year. He is 6-1, including the playoffs and the final regular-season game, in whic...
September 11, 2018

Bills will start rookie Josh Allen at QB against Chargers
ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. - For the Buffalo Bills, Josh Allen's time is now. Bills coach Sean McDermott said Wednesday the rookie quarterback will make his first career start on Sunday against the Los Angeles Chargers. The former Wyoming Cowoby replaces second-year pro Nathan Peterman...
September 11, 2018

Tuesday Night, September 11, High School Volleyball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Tuesday Night, September 11, High School Volleyball Scoreboard: Aberdeen Roncalli def. Hamlin, 25-13, 25-20, 25-23 Alcester-Hudson def. Centerville, 25-19, 25-9, 25-13 Andes Central/Dakota Christian def. Scotland, 23-25, 21-25, 25-17, 25-14, 15-10 Arlingto...
September 11, 2018

Spearfish wins their home invitational
SPEARFISH, S.D. - Spearfish captured the team title of their own invitational in high school golf Tuesday. The Spartans finished with a low score of 320. Sturgis came in second on a strong performance by Tice McVey. Sturgis finished with a 320. Rapid City Stevens was third with ...
September 11, 2018

High School Soccer - Sturgis earns split with Spearfish
STURGIS, S.D. - Spearfish beat Sturgis 5-0 in high school boys soccer Tuesday night. The Scooper boys are now 2-6-1 on the season. The Scooper girls were victorious in their game Tuesday. The girls edged Spearfish 2-1. The Scooper girls improve to 4-3-2 on the season....
September 11, 2018

South Dakota High School Football Poll for week of September 10
UNDATED - Here is this week's South Dakota Media High School Football Poll: Class 11AAA 1. SF Roosevelt (25) 3-0 141 1 2. SF O’Gorman (4) 3-0 104 2 3. Brandon Valley 2-1 66 4 4. SF Washington 1-2 61 3 5. Watertown 3-0 45 5 Receiving votes: Sioux Falls Lincoln 2. Cla...
September 10, 2018

High School Volleyball Poll for Week of September 10
UNDATED - Here is the South Dakota Media volleyball poll for the week of Sept. 10, 2018. Teams are listed with first place votes in parenthesis, record, points and previous ranking. CLASS AA1. R.C. Stevens (19) 9-0 95 12. S.F. Washington 7-1 74 23. O'Gorman 8-1 58 34. Mitchell 6...
September 10, 2018

Sioux Falls Roosevelt wins team title of Brookings Invite
BROOKINGS, S.D. - Sioux Falls Roosevelt won the team title of the Brookings Invitational Golf Tournament Monday. The Rough Riders had the low score of 288 to take top team honors. Rapid City Stevens was second with a 304 and Harrisburg was third four strokes back. Jack Lundin o...
September 10, 2018

Martinez day-to-day; Frost says play might have been dirty
LINCOLN, Neb. - Nebraska coach Scott Frost says quarterback Adrian Martinez is day-to-day with a right knee injury and that it might be game time before he knows if he can play against Troy on Saturday. Martinez was injured on a short run with about 4 minutes left in the 33-28 l...
September 9, 2018

BHSU volleyball falls to Dixie State as Hard Rockers beat Westminster
SPEARFISH, S.D. – The Black Hills State volleyball team falls, 3-0, to Dixie State to complete the opening weekend of conference play. The Trailblazers won by scores of 25-23, 26-24, and 25-21. "I was pleased with the effort and attitude of our team today," said head coach ...
September 9, 2018

Rapid City Stevens sweeps Sturgis in Soccer
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Both Rapid City Stevens girls and boys soccer teams picked up wins over Sturgis Saturday in high school soccer. The Raider boys defeated Sturgis 4-1. Ross Moriarty broke a 1-1 tie and a Scooper penalty allowed a free kick that made it 3-1. The Raiders would sc...
September 9, 2018

Hard Rockers Force 5 Turnovers In Win Over Western
RAPID CITY, S.D. - The offense didn't always look pretty, but South Dakota School of Mines football coach Zach Tinker said it best: "Winning is a lot better than losing."After a heartbreaking loss to Colorado Mesa 36-33 in week one, Mines responded with five turnovers forced by i...
September 9, 2018

Saturday Night, September 8, High School Volleyball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Saturday night, September 8, high school volleyball scoreboard: Aberdeen Central def. Pierre, 16-25, 25-12, 25-23, 25-9 Crow Creek def. Little Wound, 25-13, 15-25, 26-24, 27-25 Freeman Academy/Marion def. Oldham-Ramona/Rutland, 25-17, 25-19, 25-20 North...
September 8, 2018

Yellow Jackets stung by the Orediggers
SPEARFISH, S.D. – Payten Gilmore scored two touchdowns, but the Black Hills State University football team fell to Colorado School of Mines on Saturday afternoon, 42-20. The Yellow Jackets (0-2, 0-2 RMAC) had the ball first, and were able to march down the field 45 yards, ...
September 8, 2018

Christion, Johnson help South Dakota St. beat Montana St.
BROOKINGS, S.D. — Taryn Christion passed for four touchdowns and ran for another and Cade Johnson tied South Dakota State's single-game record with four TD receptions to help the Jackrabbits beat Montana State 45-14 on Saturday night. Christion was 21-of-29 passing for 319...
September 8, 2018

South Dakota beats N. Colorado 43-28
VERMILLION, S.D. — Austin Simmons threw for 462 yards and four touchdown passes, and ran for another score, as South Dakota held off Northern Colorado for a 43-28 victory on Saturday. The Coyotes (1-1) rebounded from its 27-24 loss at Kansas State for its 16th consecutive ...
September 8, 2018

Rapid City Central rolls over Sturgis at Rushmore Bowl
RAPID CITY, S.D. – Jeremy Weidman scored six times as Rapid City Central routed Sturgis 54-27 Friday night in the Rushmore Bowl. Weidman racked up 151 yards on the ground on two touchdown runs of 21 yards, 5 yards and one yard, plus scored on a 94 yard kickoff return. Wei...
September 7, 2018

Friday Night, September 7, High School Football Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Friday, September 7, High School Football Scoreboard: Alcester-Hudson 48, Scotland 14 Arlington/Lake Preston 42, Elkton-Lake Benton 0 Baltic 28, Viborg-Hurley 24 Beresford 35, Groton Area 32 Bon Homme 25, Kimball/White Lake 7 Bridgewater-Emery/Ethan ...
September 7, 2018

High School Golf: Roosevelt wins Yankon Invite
YANKTON, S.D. – In high school golf, Sioux Falls Roosevelt claimed the team title of the Yankton Invitational with a score of 321. The host team Yankton came in second and Rapid City Stevens was third. Sturgis finished in 11th. Jack Lundin of Roosevelt won individual medal...
September 7, 2018

BHSU and School of Mines drop conference games Friday night
SPEARFISH, S.D. – The Black Hills State University volleyball team lost, 3-1, to Westminster in its home opener to kick off conference play. The Griffins won by scores of 25-17, 25-18, 19-25, and 25-20. "It was disappointing that for the first home game we let our inconsist...
September 7, 2018

Thursday Night, September 6, High School Volleyball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is the Thursday Night, September 6, High School Volleyball Scoreboard: Aberdeen Roncalli def. Redfield/Doland, 14-25, 20-25, 25-16, 25-15, 15-13 Avon def. Alcester-Hudson, 25-11, 23-25, 25-17, 25-11 Bennett County def. White River, 26-24, 25-19, 25-23 Bridgewater...
September 6, 2018

Sturgis girls and boys soccer defeat Douglas/Rapid City Christian
STURGIS, S.D. - Both Sturgis Scooper girls and boys soccer teams won Thursday night with victories over Douglas/Rapid City Christian. In the boys game, Brodie Eisenbraun has two goals en route to a 5-0 shutout win. In the girls game, Kylee Bennett scored both goals for the Scoo...
September 6, 2018

Sturgis girls, Newcatle boys win team titles of Northern Hill Invite
SPEARFISH, S.D. - The Sturgis Scooper girls cross country team captured top team honors at the Northern Hils Invitational Thursday. The Scoopers finished with 28 points with Dupree in second with 38. Douglas came in third with a score of 45. Winning the girls race was Hailey Jo...
September 6, 2018

Huskers AD committed to finding 12th game after cancellation
LINCOLN, Neb. - Nebraska athletic director Bill Moos says he is doing all he can to find a 12th regular-season game for the Cornhuskers. Moos on Wednesday commented for the first time since the opener against Akron was called off because of inclement weather Saturday. Nebraska ...
September 4, 2018

Tuesday Night, September 4, High School Volleyball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Tuesday Night, September 4, High School Volleyball Scoreboard: Aberdeen Roncalli def. Waubay/Summit, 25-22, 25-10, 25-11 Andes Central/Dakota Christian def. Parkston, 25-19, 25-23, 25-17 Arlington def. Castlewood, 25-12, 25-19, 26-24 Avon def. Tripp-Delmon...
September 4, 2018

South Dakota Media High School Volleyball Poll for week of September 4
UNDATED - Here is the South Dakota Media high school volleyball poll for the week of Sept. 3, 2018. Teams are listed with first place votes in parenthesis, record, points and previous ranking. CLASS AA 1. R.C. Stevens (16)         8-0&nbs...
September 4, 2018

Tuesday Night, September 4, High School Soccer Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Tuesday night, September 4, High School Soccer Scoreboard: BOYS SOCCER: St Thomas More 9, Sturgis 0 Spearfish 5, Belle Fourche 1 Rapid City Central 3, Rapid City Stevens 2 GIRLS SOCCER Sturgis 2, St Thomas More 1 Spearfish 1, Belle Fourche 1 (DRAW) ...
September 4, 2018

Furniture Row Racing closing a year after NASCAR title
CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Furniture Row Racing will cease operations at the end of the season, one year after Martin Truex Jr. won the NASCAR Cup Series championship driving for the maverick team. Furniture Row is an anomaly in NASCAR in that it is a single-car team based in Denver, fa...
September 3, 2018

No. 11 LSU, No. 12 Virginia Tech make big jumps in AP Top 25
UNDATED - No. 11 LSU and No. 12 Virginia Tech made the biggest jumps in the first Associated Press college football poll of the regular season while No. 4 Ohio State leapfrogged No. 5 Wisconsin after a week in which most off the top teams were unchallenged. Alabama remained No. ...
September 3, 2018

South Dakota Broadcasters Weekly Football Poll for Week of September 3
UNDATED - Here is this week's South Dakota High Media High School Football Poll: Class 11AAA 1. SF Roosevelt (19) 2-0 119 3 2. SF O’Gorman (6) 2-0 104 2 3. SF Washington 1-1 71 1 4. Brandon Valley 1-1 48 5 5. Watertown 2-0 16 RV Receiving votes: Sioux Falls Lincoln 1...
September 3, 2018

BHSU football falls to Chadron, Mines drops season opener to Mesa
SPEARFISH, S.D. – The Black Hills State University football team held Chadron State scoreless in the fourth quarter, but ultimately fell, 45-8, on Saturday evening to open the 2018 season. The game, scheduled to kick off at 6:30 p.m., was delayed over two hours due to light...
September 1, 2018

Saturday, September 1, High School Soccer Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Saturday, September 1, High School Soccer Scoreboard: BOYS SOCCER: St Thomas More 5, James Valley Christian 0 Aberdeen Central 1, Rapid City Stevens 0 Pierre 1, Rapid City Central 0 GIRLS SOCCER Rapid City Stevens 4, Aberdeen Central 1 Pierre 2, Rapi...
September 1, 2018

Hardrockers Close Out UNK Tourney With 2 Wins
KEARNEY, Neb. --- The South Dakota School of Mines women's volleyball team had a very successful Day 2 during the University of Nebraska-Kearney volleyball tournament Saturday in Kearney, Neb., earning two wins to close out the tournament. The Hardrockers looked sharp in victorie...
September 1, 2018

Yellow Jackets fall in four to MSU Moorhead
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – The Black Hills State University volleyball team lost, 4-1, to Minnesota State – Moorhead, in its final match of the Augustana Invite tournament. The Dragons won by scores of 28-26, 26-28, 25-19, and 25-13. "Besides the fourth set, I was really ple...
September 1, 2018

Saturday Night, September 1, High School Volleyball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Saturday Night, September 1, High School Volleyball Scoreboard: Aberdeen Central def. Sturgis, 25-13, 25-22, 25-9 Rapid City Christian def. Bennett County, 25-22, 25-18, 25-3 Sioux Falls O'Gorman def. Harrisburg, 25-19, 25-27, 25-14, 25-16 Gillette, Wyo...
September 1, 2018

Iowa State's opener canceled because of lightning
AMES, Iowa - Iowa State's season opener against South Dakota State was canceled on Saturday night after a 2 ½-hour delay caused by lightning. The Cyclones announced just before 10 p.m. local time that the game had been called off after the teams were able to get less than...
September 1, 2018

Sturgis rolls over Douglas in offensive explosion
STURGIS, S.D. – The Sturgis Scoopers unloaded their offense on Douglas, scoring 61 points in a 61-27 win over the Patriots Friday night. Manny Gallosa and Cedrick Stabber each had two touchdowns to lead Sturgis. Gallosa scored on a 47-yard run and a 15 yard run in the fir...
August 31, 2018

Friday Night, August 31, High School Football Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Friday Night, August 31, High School Football Scoreboard: Alcester-Hudson 26, Corsica/Stickney 14 Beresford 35, McCook Central/Montrose 0 Bon Homme 33, Miller/Highmore-Harrold 0 Britton-Hecla 53, Tri-State 8 Canton 50, Aberdeen Roncalli 6 Castlewood ...
August 31, 2018

Friday Night, August 31, High School Volleyball Scoreboard
UNDATED - South Dakota Volleyball Scoreboard from Friday, August 31: Volleyball Aberdeen Central def. Spearfish, 25-13, 25-9, 25-12 Gillette, Wyo. Tournament Pool Play Pool A Rapid City Central def. Gering, Neb., 25-14, 25-14  ...
August 31, 2018

Friday Night, August 31, High School Soccer Scores
UNDATED - Here is your Friday Night, August 31, high school soccer scoreboard: BOYS SOCCER: Rapid City Central 4, Aberdeen Central 0 Rapid City Stevens 3, Pierre 0 Belle Fourche 3, James Valley Christian 0 GIRLS SOCCER: Rapid City Central 2, Aberdeen Central 2 (DRAW) Pierr...
August 31, 2018

High School Golf: Black Hills Classic results
STURGIS, S.D. - Spearfish claimed the team title of the Black Hills Classic Friday. The Spartans finished with a 305. Rapid City Stevens was second with a 312, Sturgis was third with a 326 and Rapid City Central finished in fourth with a 345. At the top of the individual leader...
August 31, 2018

Custer wins team title at Douglas Invite
BOX ELDER, S.D. - Custer captured the team title of the 9-hole Douglas Invitational held Thursday, August 30. The Wildcats finished with a low score of 192. St Thomas More came in second and Little Wound was third. Lance Christensen of Little Wound brought home individual medal...
August 30, 2018

Volleyball Scoreboard: Scoopers win tough battle over Douglas
BOX ELDER, S.D. - Sturgis and Douglas engaged in a fierce battle on the volleyball court Thursday night. Douglas threw all that they had at the Scoopers, who were able to fight back every time -- picking up a 3-0 match win. The Scoopers won in sets of 25-20, 25-21, 25-23. Brit...
August 30, 2018

High School Soccer: Scooper boys fall to Spearfish, girls play to a draw
STURGIS, S.D. - In high school soccer on Thursday, both Sturgis Scooper boys and girls were in action. The Scooper boys dropped their matchup with Spearfish by a score of 4-1. Sturgis is now 1-3 on the season with 1 draw. The Scooper girls played to a 1-1 draw with Spearfish....
August 30, 2018

High School Golf - Sturgis wins Pre Conference Meet at Boulder Canyon
BOULDER CANYON COUNTRY CLUB, S.D. - Sturgis brought home another team victory on the boys high school golf season, winning the Pre-Conference Meet at Boulder Canyon Country Club on Tuesday. The Scoopers finished with a low score of 329. Spearfish came in second with a 334 and Cu...
August 28, 2018

Soccer Scoreboard - Rapid City Central shuts out Sturgis
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Both Rapid City Central boys and girls soccer teams picked up a win over Sturgis in Tuesday night soccer action. The Central girls were led by Emma Avery in a 5-0 win. Avery scored two goals in the first half to put Central for good. In the boys game, Garret...
August 28, 2018

Tuesday Night, August 28, High School Volleyball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Tuesday Night, August 28, High School Volleyball Scoreboard: Alcester-Hudson def. Scotland, 25-19, 25-17, 25-17 Andes Central/Dakota Christian def. Bon Homme, 25-22, 25-7, 12-25, 25-21 Arlington def. Deubrook, 26-24, 25-22, 25-14 Avon def. Parkston, 25-22...
August 28, 2018

Sturgis falls to St Thomas More in Tuesday night volleyball
STURGIS, S.D. - The Sturgis Scooper Volleyball team fell to St Thomas More in four sets Tuesday night. The Scoopers dropped the first set to the Cavaliers 25-14. The Scoops would rebound in the second set, and pull out a 25-22 win. But the Cavaliers would put the match away by...
August 28, 2018

Softball Scoreboard: Scooper Softball picks up shutout win over Douglas
STURGIS, S.D. - The Sturgis Scooper girls softball varisty squad picked up a win Monday night. The Scoopers shut out Douglas Varsity by a score of 13-0. The Scooper varsity pitching team didn't allow a hit. Also winning Monday night was the Scooper freshman softball team, who b...
August 27, 2018

South Dakota Media Football Poll for week of August 28
UNDATED - Here is this week's South Dakota Media High School Football Poll: Class 11AAA 1. SF Washington (27) 1-0 147 1 2. SF O’Gorman (2) 1-0 111 2 3. SF Roosevelt (1) 1-0 99 3 4. SF Lincoln 1-0 47 5 5. Brandon Valley 0-1 34 4 Receiving votes: Watertown 10, Rapid Ci...
August 27, 2018

South Dakota Broadcasters Volleyball Poll for week of August 28
UNDATED - Here is the South Dakota Media Volleyball Poll for the week of Aug. 27, 2018. Teams are listed with first place votes in parenthesis, record, points and previous ranking. CLASS AA 1. R.C. Stevens (19)         2-0  &nbs...
August 27, 2018

Saturday, August 25, High School Soccer Scoreboard
UNDATED - The Sturgis Scooper girls Soccer team picked up their first win of the season Saturday. The girls shut out Huron by a score of 5-0. The Scooper boys, however, lost 6-4 to the Tigers in a high scoring match. Other soccer scores Saturday: BOYS SOCCER: Spearfish 2, Mi...
August 25, 2018

Yellow Jackets sweep SBU to finish Tarleton Invitational
STEPHENVILLE, Texas – The Black Hills State University volleyball team swept Southwest Baptist, 3-0, in their final match of the Tarleton Invitational to split the day on Saturday with scores of, 25-23, 25-23, and 25-28. "It was exciting to see us be both aggressive and sma...
August 25, 2018

Sturgis drops season opener to Belle Fourche
BELLE FOURCHE, S.D. - A late second quarter field goal was the difference for Belle Fourche as they held on to beat Sturgis 18-15 Saturday night. Sturgis scored first, courtesy of a 36-yard fumble return for a touchdown by Josh Fowler. That came on the Broncs' first possession...
August 25, 2018

Saturday, August 25, High School Volleyball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Saturday night, August 25, High School Volleyball Scoreboard: Aberdeen Central def. Rapid City Central, 25-17, 25-17, 25-22 Burke def. Colome, 25-7, 26-24, 25-19 Chamberlain def. Mobridge-Pollock, 25-19, 25-20, 26-24 Dakota Valley def. Madison, 25-18, 2...
August 25, 2018

Douglas Early Bird opens Cross Country season
BOX ELDER, S.D. - The 2018 South Dakota Cross Country season got underway Friday with the annual Douglas Early Bird. Junior  Bryanna Kuhn of Rapid City Stevens won the girls race in a time of 20:35.27 seconds. Alyssia Wieman of Douglas finished in second and Karlee Simmons...
August 24, 2018

Yellow Jackets fall to TexAnns, Lions to begin season
STEPHENVILLE, Texas – The Black Hills State University volleyball team fell, 3-0, to Tarleton State and Texas A&M-Commerce to open the 2018 schedule on Friday. "We played some talented and experienced competition today," said head coach Kristin Carmichael. "We did good...
August 24, 2018

School of Mines Volleyball opens 2018 campaign
RAPID CITY, S.D. --- The South Dakota School of Mines women's volleyball team kicked off its 2018 campaign at the Microtel and Travelodge Classic hosted by Minnesota State University – Moorhead in Moorhead, Minnesota, on Friday. The Hardrockers squared off with MSU Billing...
August 24, 2018

Rapid City Stevens wins team title at Huron
HURON, S.D. - Rapid City Stevens won the team title at the Huron Invitational Friday. The Raiders finished with a 307, ahead of second place Watertown with a 313. Individually, Brock Murphey of Tea Area won the medalist honors with a 69, four strokes ahead of Michael Frick of Y...
August 24, 2018

Friday, August 24, High School Soccer Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is Friday night's soccer scoreboard: BOYS SOCCER Sturgis 2, Mitchell 0 St Thomas More 9, Freeman Academy 0 Spearfish 3, Huron 2 GIRLS SOCCER Mitchell 1, Sturgis 0 Spearfish 5, Huron 0 West Central 5,  Belle Fourche 0...
August 24, 2018

Friday, August 24, High School Volleyball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Friday Night, August 24, High School Volleyball Scoreboard: Brandon Valley def. Spearfish, 25-12, 25-8, 25-8 Pierre def. Rapid City Central, 3-0 Rapid City Stevens def. Aberdeen Central, 25-11, 25-21, 25-18 Custer Tournament Pool Play Pool A Edgemont def....
August 24, 2018

Friday Night, August 24, High School Football Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Friday Night, August 24, High School Football Scoreboard: Aberdeen Roncalli 32, Redfield/Doland 8 Alcester-Hudson 53, Avon 0 Arlington/Lake Preston 48, DeSmet 0 Baltic 26, Chester 0 Bridgewater-Emery/Ethan 41, Woonsocket/Wessington Springs/Sanborn Cent...
August 24, 2018

Thursday Night, August 23, Volleyball Scoreboard
UNDATED - The Sturgis Scooper volleyball team is now 2-0 on the season and 2-0 in conference play with a 3-0 straight-set win over Hot Springs Thursday. Sturgis swept the Lady Bison in sets of 25-14, 25-10, 25-19. Other Thursday night scores: Aberdeen Roncalli def. Milbank Are...
August 23, 2018

High School Golf - Sturgis wins Douglas Invite
RAPID CITY, S.D. - The Sturgis Scooper boys golf team got their first team win of the season as they dominated the Douglas Invite Thursday. The Scoopers finished in first with a team score of 331. Hot Springs was second with a 476 and Douglas came in third with a 525. Tice McVa...
August 23, 2018

Thursday, August 23, High School Soccer Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Thursday, August 23, High School Soccer Scoreboard: GIRLS SOCCER: Rapid City Central 7, Douglas/RC Christian 0 Pierre 7, Harrisburg 1 Sioux Falls Lincoln 2, Sioux Falls Roosevelt 0 BOYS SOCCER Rapid City Central 10, Douglas/RC Christian 0 Sioux Falls...
August 23, 2018

Tuesday, August 21 Volleyball Scoreboard - Sturgis opens season with win over Belle Fourche
UNDATED - Sturgis opened the 2018 volleyball season with a hard fought, 3-1 victory over Belle Fourche Tuesday night. The Scoopers opened with a 28-26 set victory, followed by a 25-15 set win. The Broncs would battle back in the third set, grabbing a 23-25 victory, forcing a f...
August 21, 2018

Rapid City Stevens wins team title at Pierre Invitational Tuesday
PIERRE, S.D. - Rapid City Stevens brought home the team title of the Pierre Invitational Tuesday with a low score of 286. Watertown came in second with a score of 299 and Mitchell placed third. Sturgis brought home a fifth place team finish. Winning individual medalist honors w...
August 21, 2018

Tuesday Night Soccer - Sturgis opens season against Belle Fourche
STURGIS, S.D. - The Sturgis Scoopers opened the 2018 soccer campaign by hosting Belle Fourche Tuesday night. The Scooper boys played the Belle Fourche Varsity to a scoreless draw. The Scooper girls varsity also played to a draw -- a 1-1 contest. The Scooper girls also played t...
August 21, 2018

Saturday, August 18, High School Soccer Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Saturday, August 18, South Dakota High School Soccer Scoreboard: BOYS SOCCER: Rapid City Stevens 1, Sioux Falls O'Gorman 0 Rapid City Central 1, Sioux Falls Roosevelt 1 (DRAW) Spearfish 2, Sioux Falls Lincoln 1 Sioux Falls Christian 4, Belle Fourche 0 ...
August 18, 2018

Friday Night, August 17, High School Football Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Friday Night, August 17, High School Football Scoreboard: Aberdeen Roncalli 27, Groton Area 7 Arlington/Lake Preston 50, Dell Rapids St. Mary 12 Baltic 36, Hanson 0 Bison 34, Dupree 0 Bon Homme 41, Parkston 0 Bridgewater-Emery/Ethan 14, Beresford 6 B...
August 17, 2018

Friday Night, August 17, High School Soccer Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Friday Night, August 17, high school soccer scoreboard: BOYS SOCCER St Thomas More 4, Sioux Falls Christian 4 (DRAW) Rapid City Central 0, Sioux Falls O'Gorman 0 (DRAW) Sioux Falls Roosevelt 4, Rapid City Stevens 1 Sioux Falls Lincoln 11, Douglas/RC Ch...
August 17, 2018

Rapid City Stevens wins West River Open
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Rapid City Stevens claimed the team title at the West River Open Golf Tournament Thursday. The Raiders finished on top of the leaderboard with 296. Spearfish came in second with a 322, Aberdeen Central was third with a 327 and Sturgis claimed fourth place with...
August 16, 2018

Belle Fourche boys and girls soccer open with wins
BELLE FOURCHE, S.D. - In soccer, Belle Fourche boys and girls opened their 2018 campaign with blow out wins over Douglas/Rapid City Christian. The Belle Fourche boys won 7-2 and the girls cruised to an 11-2 win. Barak Minor had a hat-trick in the boys game for the Broncs and La...
August 13, 2018

Sturgis wins boys golf season opener
STURGIS, S.D. - In high school golf, J.D. Keszler of Sturgis finished atop the leader board at the Sturgis Invitational at Boulder Canyon Country Club. Keszler led the individual pack with an 81. Alex Duran of Rapid City Central was second and Tice McVay of Sturgis was third. S...
August 13, 2018

South Dakota Broadcasters Preseason Volleyball Poll
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — Here is the 2018 South Dakota Media preseason volleyball poll. Teams are listed with first place votes in parenthesis, final 2017 record, points and final 2017 ranking.   Class AA Rank-School FPV Rcd TP Pvs 1. R.C. Steven...
August 13, 2018

Defending FCS champ NDSU atop FCS preseason coaches poll
FARGO, N.D. - Defending national champion North Dakota State is atop the Football Championship Subdivision preseason coaches poll. The Bison received 23 of the 26 first-place votes in the poll administered by the American Football Coaches Association. James Madison is No. 2 and...
August 12, 2018

Rapid City Stevens and St Thomas More open high school soccer season
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Rapid City Stevens and St Thomas More started the 2018 high school soccer season Saturday. The Stevens girls beat St Thomas More 5-0. In the boys game, the Raiders beat the Cavaliers 2-1. In the girls game, the Raiders got five goals from five different gir...
August 12, 2018

Rapid City Post 22 ends season with loss at Central Plains Tournament
DICKINSON, S.D. - For the second time in as many days, Rapid City Post 22 couldn't get past the state champion from Iowa, and seen their season come to an end. Dubuque County, Iowa ended the season for the Hardhats with an 8-4 win Saturday. Post 22 and Dubuque met for a second ...
August 12, 2018

South Dakota Broadcasters Pre-Season Football Poll
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — The preseason South Dakota Prep Media football polls are listed below, ranking the top-five teams in each class ahead of the new season. First-place votes received are indicated in parentheses.   Class 11AAA Rank-School FPV Rcd ...
August 10, 2018

Post 22 says alive with win at Central Plains Regional
DICKINSON, N.D. – After a loss to Iowa on Wednesday, Rapid City Post 22 rebounded by beating Dickinson 16-3 at the Central Plains Regional Tournament Thursday. Zach Sumption helped lead Post 22, hitting a grand slam in the first inning, to give them an early 5-0 lead. Pos...
August 9, 2018

South Dakota, Wisconsin to meet on gridiron in 2024
VERMILLION, S.D. (AP) - The University of South Dakota has scheduled a football game against Wisconsin in 2024. USD plays in the Football Championship Subdivision, while Wisconsin is a Big Ten program in the upper-tier Football Bowl Subdivision. The game is scheduled for Sept. ...
August 8, 2018

Post 22 drops opener at Central Plains Regional
DICKINSON, N.D. - Rapid City Post 22 dropped their opening game at the Central Plains Regional Wednesday. The Hardhats fell to Dubuque, Iowa by a score of 8-2. The loss snaps an eight-game win streak for the Hardhats. Post 22 started well as Connor King brought home a run cour...
August 8, 2018

Defending FCS champ NDSU atop STATS preseason media poll
FARGO, N.D. - Defending national champion North Dakota State is atop the STATS Football Championship Subdivision preseason media poll. The Bison received 151 of the 157 first-place votes. James Madison is No. 2. NDSU beat the Dukes in last year's FCS title game. The rest of th...
August 6, 2018

Rapid City Post 22 are state champs
PIERRE, S.D. - Rapid City Post 22 proved their are, indeed, the best in South Dakota. The Hardhats rolled over Mitchell 9-0 Sunday to with the South Dakota American Legion State Tournament. Post 22 scored single runs in four of the first innings and then exploded for five in th...
August 5, 2018

Rapid City Post 22 guarantees spot in State A Championship
PIERRE, S.D. - Rapid City Post 22 picked up another come from behind win Friday at the South Dakota American Legion State A Baseball Tournament. The Hardhats rallied to beat Renner Post 307 4-3 at Hyde Stadium in Pierre. Post 22 trailed 2-0 before battling back to tie the game ...
August 3, 2018

Alabama, Clemson, Ohio State top preseason coaches' poll
UNDATED - Defending national champion Alabama is a unanimous No. 1 in the preseason coaches' poll, with Clemson No. 2 and Ohio State No. 3. The Crimson Tide received 61 one first-place votes from a panel of major-college coaches in the poll released Thursday. The Associated Pres...
August 1, 2018

Rapid City Post 22 rolls in first game at state tournament
PIERRE, S.D. - Rapid City Post 22 had no trouble in their first game of the American Legion State A Baseball Tournament; rolling over Brookings 12-1 in six innings. The Hardhats finished with 14 hits with Cooper Bowman leading the way with three hits and an R.B.I. Jack Sorenson ...
August 1, 2018

Season comes to an end for Spearfish Post 164
REDFIELD, S.D. - The season came to an end for Spearfish Post 164 on Monday at the State Legion B Tournament in Redfield. Post 164 ell 8-7 to McCook/Miner. Post 164 started the game with two runs in the first inning and McCook/Miner answered with a run in the first and four in ...
July 30, 2018

Former Scooper Lynsey Prosser to play for USA D-2 Basketball
LAKE MARY, FL -- Lynsey Prosser, a senior guard on the Augustana women's basketball team and former Sturgis Scooper, has been selected to play for the USA D-2 women's basketball team, Director of USA Sports Tours and Events Ron Smith announced. The USA women's basketball squad is...
July 29, 2018

Championship rings taken in burglary of Scott Frost's house
LINCOLN, Neb. - New Nebraska football coach Scott Frost has had an estimated $165,000 in memorabilia taken from his home in Lincoln. Lincoln police told the Lincoln Journal Star on Monday that burglars entered the home through the unlocked garage between Friday at 5:30 p.m. and ...
July 29, 2018

North Dakota State unanimous pick to win Valley title
ST. LOUIS - Defending national champion North Dakota State has been unanimously picked to win the Missouri Valley Football Conference title. The FCS powerhouse, which has won or shared the league crown in each of the last seven seasons, received all 39 first-place votes in a pol...
July 29, 2018

Rockies sign former star Holliday
UNDATED - The Colorado Rockies have signed former star outfielder Matt Holliday to a minor league contract. The 38-year-old Holliday has reported to the Grand Junction Rockies, the organization's Rookie level team. Holliday hit .231 with 19 home runs and 64 RBIs with the Yankees...
July 29, 2018

Spearfish drops first game of State B Tournament to Dell Rapids
REDFIELD, S.D. - Spearfish Post 164 dropped their first game of the American Legion State B Tournament Sunday, with a 6-3 loss to Dell Rapids Post 65. After Spearfish took at 2-1 lead after the first inning, Dell Rapids would score a run in the third, and four runs in the fourth...
July 29, 2018

Days of 76 rodeo wraps up Saturday
DEADWOOD, S.D. - Area cowboys and cowgirls fared well as the Days of 76' Rodeo wrapped up in Deadwood Saturday. Chason Floyd of Buffalo brought home first place n the streer wrestling and Jessica Routier, also from Buffalo, won the barrel race. Rory Maier of Timber Lake has the...
July 28, 2018

Canyon Lake ends season after loss to Fargo
BRANDON, S.D. - Canyon Lake fell to Fargo in the North Dakota/South Dakota District title game Saturday in Valley Springs. Fargo beat Canyon Lake 7-2 to earn themselves a trip to Indianapolis and the Midwest Regionals. After Canyon Lake took an early 1-0 lead, Fargo responded i...
July 28, 2018

Spearfish Post 164 still unbeaten at Legion B Tournament
REDFIELD, S.D. - Spearfish Post 164 won their second game at the State American Legion B Tournament. Post 164 edged Big Stone City 10-7. Spearfish jumped out to an 8-1 lead, only to see Big Stone City make a comeback, and come within one run in the sixth. Spearfish would add a...
July 28, 2018

Post 22 wins region tournament with win over Mitchell
STURGIS, S.D. - Rapid City Post 22 took the Region 3A Tournament Friday with a 6-2d 2 win over Mitchell. Cooper Bowman helped lead Post 22 with 3 hits and an R.B.I. Jack Sorenson went 2 for 4 from the plate. Post 22 scored two runs in the first inning and three runs in the seco...
July 28, 2018

Sturgis, Post 320 eliminated from Region Tournament
STURGIS, S.D. - Post 320 beat Sturgis in the first of two elimination games Thursday at the American Legion Region 3A Tournament. Post 320 scored a run in the first, two in the second and four in the third to take the 8-3 victory. Zane Salley helped lead the Stars with 3 R.B.I....
July 26, 2018

Mitchell, Post 22 winners on day one of legion tournament
STURGIS, S.D. - Rapid City Post 22 scored runs in the first and third and added two and three more in the fourth and fifth en-route to a 7-2 victory over Sturgis Wednesday night. The two teams played the second game of a double-header on day one of the American Legion Region 3A ...
July 25, 2018

Buffalo Bills sign rookie QB Josh Allen to 4-year contract
ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. - The Buffalo Bills have signed rookie quarterback Josh Allen to a four-year contract a day before opening training camp. Though Allen still requires time to develop, he is the team's heir-apparent starter after Buffalo traded up five spots to select the Wyomi...
July 24, 2018

Kate Raevsky named BHSU volleyball assistant coach
SPEARFISH, S.D. – Black Hills State University women's volleyball head coach, Kristin Carmichael, has announced that Kate Raevsky has been named the new assistant coach of the Yellow Jackets. "I am extremely grateful to be given this opportunity to be a part of the Yellow ...
July 24, 2018

Alex Kandolin wins Junior State Title
RAPID  CITY, S.D. - St Thomas More's Alex Kandolin captured her second Junior Golf Championship Tuesday at Lakeview Golf Course in Mitchell. Kandolin was at the top of the leader board after she shot a three-over par 147 to win the girls' 16-18 year-old division. Sydney Wi...
July 24, 2018

East vs. West Challenge coming to Sanford Pentagon
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – The Sanford Pentagon will host a two-day NCAA Division II men’s college basketball event Nov. 16-17 that matches two teams from the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference against two teams from the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference. The East vs....
July 23, 2018

Preseason All-Mountain West Conference Team announced
LARAMIE, Wyo. - Three football Wyoming players have been named to the Preseason All-Mountain West Conference Team. Senior strong safety Andrew Wingard, senior defensive end Carl Granderson and junior defensive tackle Youhanna Ghaifan were all selected to the 25-member team annou...
July 23, 2018

Canyon Lake wins South Dakota Little League title
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Canyon Lake Little League is headed to regionals. Starting pitcher Hayden Holec went four and two-thirds innings, striking out six batters, and Canyon Lake defeated I-90 4-1. It was the second time in as many days the two teams met -- and Canyon Lake won both...
July 23, 2018

Spearfish captures Region 7B title
SPEARFISH, S.D. - Spearfish Post 164 won the Region 7B American Legion Baseball title Sunday with a 7-0 shutout win over Winner/Colome. Parker Louks went the distance for Spearfish in pitching the shut out. Louks struck out nine and only allowed two hits. Spearfish will play in...
July 22, 2018

National High School Finals Rodeo - Cash Wilson wins saddle bronc title
ROCK SPRINGS, Wyo. - Cash Wilson of Wall is bringing home some hardware. Wilson captured the saddle bronc championship as the National High School Finals Rodeo wrapped up over the weekend. Wilson captured an 81-point ride Saturday, valuting him from second to the top of the lea...
July 21, 2018

Little League - Canyon Lake to play in Monday Finals
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Canyon Lake Little League was on fire Saturday, as they romped over the newly formed I-90 All Stars in the sub-districts. Canyon Lake needed only four innings to play, rolling to an 11-1 win. The victory secured their spot in Monday's championship. They will...
July 21, 2018

Region 7B - Spearfish to play Winner/Colome in championship
SPEARFISH, S.D. - Spearfish Post 164 will play Winner/Colome in the Region 7B legion baseball tournament Sunday. Post 164 held off a late rally by Winner/Colome on Saturday to win 4-3. Post 164 scored three runs in the bottom of the first and added the run that gave them the wi...
July 21, 2018

Post 320 sweeps Miles City
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Rapid City Post 320 prepared for the upcoming regional tournament with a sweep of Miles City Friday. The Stars won game one by a score of 12-7 and took the second game 13-3. Miles City scored right away in the first game, going up 2-0. But the Stars would sco...
July 20, 2018

Sioux Falls East gets revenge on Post 22
RAPID CITY, S.D. - After a two game sweep on Thursday, Rapid City Post 22 couldn't catch up with Sioux Falls Post 15 East Friday night. Post 15 scored 3 runs in the third, two in the fourth and an insurance run in the night to win 9-5. Sioux Falls got three hits from Zach Allen...
July 20, 2018

Little League - Canyon Lake wins; Timberline falls to I-90
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Canyon Lake stayed alive in the post season with a thrilling 2-1 victory over Sioux Falls Friday night. Canyon Lake's winning run came in the 9th inning as Philip Bentz hit a single and brought home Wilson Kieffer for the win. Canyon Lake will play the I-90 A...
July 20, 2018

Black Hlls A's mount a comeback to down Sturgis Titans
STURGIS, S.D. - Sturgis Post 33 jumped out to a 7-2 lead, but couldn't keep it as the Black Hills A's won 10-7 in extra innings Friday night. Sturgis quickly scored 3 runs on the A's in the first inning, courtesy of hits from Alec Keffler, Brian Duran, Josh West and Nick and Dav...
July 20, 2018

Post 22 sweeps Sioux Falls East Thursday night
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Rapid City Post 22 swept Sioux Falls Post 15 East Thursday night in an American Legion Doubleheader. In the first game, the Hardhats struggled through a one-run win, giving up two runs in the top of the seventh. Post 22 took a 7-4 lead into the sixth, and hun...
July 19, 2018

National High School Finals Rodeo underway in Rock Springs
ROCK SPRINGS, Wyo. - The South Dakota girls high school rodeo team is off to a great start at the National High School Finals Rodeo in Rock Springs, Wyoming. Heading into Thursday's action, the girls team sits in second place thanks to a great day by Shayla Howell of Belle Fourc...
July 18, 2018

Post 22 drops Gopher Classic Championship Game
MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. - Rapid City Post 22 lost their first game of the Gopher Tournament Tuesday -- the championship game. The Hardhats fell to Omaha Millard West of Nebraska in a back and forth battle, 8-7. Post 22 wasted no time taking a 5-0 lead, but Omaha would battle back. I...
July 17, 2018

Green Bay Packers says missing playoffs hurt bottom line
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — The Green Bay Packers' profit fell by nearly 50 percent in the last fiscal year as the team missed the playoffs for the first time in a decade. President and CEO Mark Murphy said the outlook for the Packers remains strong as the NFL's only publicly o...
July 16, 2018

Post 22 still unbeaten at Gopher Classic
RAPID CITY, S.D. – Rapid City Post 22 picked up two more wins at the Gopher Classic Monday to remain unbeaten at the tournament. The Hardhats beat Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin 16-7, and then went on to beat Creighton Prep out of Nebraska. Post 22 had to mount a comeback afte...
July 15, 2018

Colorado bull rider suffers fatal injuries at Wyoming rodeo
RAWLINS, Wyo. - A memorial service was scheduled for Sunday for a Colorado bull rider who suffered fatal injuries while competing in a Wyoming rodeo. The father of Jason Blasdel of Fruita, Colorado, says his son was injured July 7 while competing at the Platte River Rodeo in Sar...
July 15, 2018

Legion Baseball Wrap: Post 22 advances at Gopher Tournament
MINNEAPOLIS, Minn - Rapid City Post 22 remained undefeated at the Gopher Classic Tournament with two wins Sunday. The Hardhats defeated Regina, Saskatchewan 10-2 and te Rochester Patriots 9-4. Post 22 will play Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin Monday morning. Post 320, meanwhile, wra...
July 15, 2018

Canyon Lake, Timberline punch ticket to Little League Tournament
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Canyon Lake and Timberline were winners at the Little League Sub-Districts Sunday, earning themselves a trip to the State District Little League Tournament next weekend. Canyon Lake beat Harney 7-3 to claim the B Bracket Title. Timberline protected their home...
July 15, 2018

Nolan, Getz win South Dakota Golf Association Match Play in Rapid City
RAPID CITY, S.D. - T.J. Nolan won the men and Hallie Getz won the woman as the South Dakota Golf Association Match Play Tournament wrapped up in Rapid City Sunday. Nolan, who is a graduate of Rapid City Stevens, defeated Jacob Otta of Sioux Falls 4 and 3 to win the men's champio...
July 15, 2018

Sturgis Olympian Paige McPherson brings home gold from Pan American Games
SPOKANE, Wash. - Sturgis native and Olympic medalist Paige McPherson is bringing home her latest medals in Taekwondo. McPherson won gold at the Senior Pan Am Championships and at the Pan Am Open. The two-time Olympic medalist is competing on her 10th Senior National team. Bef...
July 14, 2018

Little League Sub-Districts Recap
RAPID CITY, S.D. - The Harney and Belle Fourche Little League teams won Saturday contest to keep them alive for Sunday's championship games. Harney defeated Rushmore 9-3 and Belle Fourche beat Spearfish 14-10 in a high scoring affair. That sets up a Harney and Canyon Lake match...
July 14, 2018

Legion Baseball Roundup: Post 22 scores two wins; Post 320 splits
MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. - Rapid City Post 22 and Post 320 continued play at the Gopher Classic Saturday. Post 22 picked up two victories as they beat Chanhassen, Minnesota 6-5 and Burnsville, Minnesota 11-8. In their first game, the Hardhats had to rally in the bottom of the sixth t...
July 14, 2018

Newcastle rolls over Sturgis 11-2 Friday Night
STURGIS, S.D. - Newcastle scored 5 runs in the fourth and four runs in the fifth to roll over Sturgis in Friday night legion baseball. Newcastle got on the board right away in the top of the first on an R.B.I. single by Ryan Oliver. Sturgis would tie things up in the second wit...
July 13, 2018

Little League: Canyon Lake, Harney score opening wins
RAPID CITY, S.D. - The Little League West River Sub-District tournament kicked off Thursday in Rapid City. Canyon Lake scored an opening night victory, with a 4-3 win over Rushmore. Harney also opened the tournament with a 15-7 thumping of Sturgis and Timberline rolled over Bel...
July 12, 2018

Spearfish scores 3 in the eighth to beat Sturgis
STURGIS, S.D. - Spearfish scored three runs in the top of the eighth inning to beat Sturgis 5-4 Thursday night in Legion Baseball. Sturgis scored a run off a throwing error in the second and another off an R.B.I. single in the third, and held a 2-0 lead heading into the sixth. ...
July 12, 2018

Ryan Thompson named head coach of BHSU men's basketball
SPEARFISH, S.D. – Black Hills State University Director of Athletics, Jhett Albers, has announced that Ryan Thompson has been named the new head men's basketball coach at BHSU. "I am extremely excited to have been selected as the head men's basketball coach at BHSU. It is ...
July 11, 2018

Trumbauer steps down as BHSU men's basketball coach
SPEARFISH, S.D. – Black Hills State University men's basketball coach, Jeff Trumbauer, will step down after four years at the helm of the Yellow Jacket program. "I am truly honored to have had the opportunity to serve as the head coach at BHSU. This decision is 100% about ...
July 10, 2018

Rapid City Post 22 rolls over Westco; Stars split with Casper
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Rapid City Post 22 rolled to an easy win over Westco in American Legion baseball Tuesday night. The Hardhats scored four runs in the first inning, one run in the second, two in third and three more in the fourth to take a 10-2 win. Post 22 is now 38-8 on the ...
July 10, 2018

Rapid City Post 320 claims two wins Sunday
UNDATED - Rapid City Post 320 wrapped up the weekend with wins against Renner and Huron. The Stars defeated Renner Post 307 by the score of 9-7. In that game, the Royals forced an extra inning, where Post 320 scored the winning runs. Devin Jacobs scored three R.B.I.'s while Da...
July 8, 2018

Titans get swept by Mitchell Saturday
MITCHELL, S.D. - Sturgis Post 33 dropped a double-header to Mitchell Saturday in Mitchell. In the first game, Mitchell won 14-6. Mitchell opened the game with five runs in the first inning and never trailed. Sturgis scroed two each in the fifth and sixth but couldn't catch up....
July 7, 2018

Rapid City Post 22 sweeps Pierre in double header
RAPID CITY, S.D. - In a battle of premier pitchers, Rapid City Post 22 got the double-header sweep over Pierre Post 8 Saturday at Floyd Fitzgerald Stadium. In the first game, Post 22 edged Pierre 6-5. The Hardhats fell behind 2-0 early, and trailed 5-2 after the top half of the ...
July 7, 2018

Post 320: Stars beat Aberdeen, fall to Renner
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Rapid City Post 320 earned a 2-game split with Aberdeen and Renner on Saturday. The Stars beat Aberdeen 10-0 in a game that lasted just five innings due to the ten-run rule. Post 320 scored eight runs in the second and added another two in the fifth. In the...
July 7, 2018

Post 22 drops Firecracker Championship to Terre Haute
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Terre Haute, Indiana leaves Rapid City as champions. Post 364 got revenge on the Hardhats Wednesday as they shutout Post 22 4-0 in the Firecracker Tournament championship. Starting pitcher Benjamin Downs went all seven innings for Post 364, throwing five stri...
July 4, 2018

Post 22 needs only six innings to beat Premier West at Firecracker
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Rapid City Post 22 hit five home runs and routed Premier West out of Colorado at the Firecracker Tournament Monday. The Hardhats hit four of their home-runs in an 11-run second inning. Post 22 all but ended the game then and ran away with a 19-4 win. The win ...
July 2, 2018

Post 320 splits double header with Spearfish and Renner
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Rapid City Post 320 went 1-1 in Sunday action. Post 320 edged Spearfish 2-1 courtesy of a walk-off hit by Dawson Penticoff. Renner scored two runs in the seventh to take the lead and beat the Stars 3-1. Before falling to Post 320, Spearfish in their second ...
July 1, 2018

Post 22 defeats Terre Haute, Indiana at Firecracker
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Rapid City Post 22 picked up another win at the annual Firecracker Tournament Sunday with a win over Terre Haute. Alex Weaver deliver the wall-off single that broke a 12-12 tie, as the Hardhats get the 13-12 win. Zach Sumption and Tod Stephens each had two R....
July 1, 2018

Post 22 defeats Merced at Firecracker Tournament Saturday
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Rapid City Post 22 scored when they needed to, and held off Merced, California Saturday night 8-5. The game was called after seven innings due to rain. Cooper Bowman helped lead the Hardhats, going 4-for4 with two singles and a double, a triple and three R.B....
June 30, 2018

Post 22 opens Firecracker tournament with win
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Rapid City Post 22 dodged the rain Friday night, and opened the Firecracker Tournament with a 15-0, five inning win, over Missoula, Montana. Dylan Richey pitched a no-hitter, although he did walk five batters. The Hardhats scored 10 of their runs in the botto...
June 29, 2018

Becky Hammon moves up, gets promoted by San Antonio Spurs
SAN ANTONIO — Becky Hammon is moving up San Antonio's coaching ladder. The Spurs announced Wednesday that they have promoted Hammon, and that she will fill the spot vacated by James Borrego on the team's roster of assistant coaches. Borrego left the Spurs to become the ne...
June 27, 2018

Legion Baseball - Post 320 splits double header with Pierre
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Rapid City Post 320 split a twin-bill with Pierre Post 8 Wednesday night. In the first game, Pierre's Maguire Raske had two hits and Garrett Stout, Jacob Meyer and Grey Zabel had an R.B.I. to help Post 8 win 4-2. But, in the second game, it was all Post 320, ...
June 27, 2018

Sturgis splits double header with Spearfish
SPEARFISH, S.D. - The Sturgis Titans split a twin bill with Spearfish Post 164 Tuesday night. In game one, a run in the top of the ninth inning lifted the Titans to an 8-7 win. In the second game, Spearfish kicked up the offense, scoring right away in the first inning and blan...
June 26, 2018

Post 22 splits twin-bill at Sheridan
SHERIDAN, Wyo. - Rapid City Post 22 left Sheridan 1-1 after splitting a double header with the Troopers. The Hardhats won the opener 10-4 and dropped the second game 8-0. In game one, Post 22 was led by Jack Sorensen, who scored three R.B.I.'s. Holden Jackson added two R.B.I.'s...
June 26, 2018

Rapid City Post 320 drops two to Gillette
GILLETTE, Wyo. - Rapid City Post 320 dropped a double header to Gillette on Tuesday night. The Stars combined for eight errors in the two games and lost game one 8-7 and game two 11-1. Six of the errors came in game one, but the Stars forced the Roughriders into extra innings, ...
June 26, 2018

Some boosters want South Dakota's Augustana on bigger stage
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. - Augustana University in Sioux Falls will have a powerful ally if it decides to move up to NCAA Division I athletics. Sanford Health CEO Kelby Krabbenhoft thinks it's a good idea and he would help with the most important step: finding money. Krabbenhoft has ra...
June 24, 2018

Post 22 ends Creighton Prep Tournament with loss
OMAHA, Neb. - Rapid City Post 22 wrapped up play at the Creighton Prep Tournament with an 8-7 loss to Minot, North Dakota. Post jumped out to a 4-1 lead on the Vistas, only to see them comeback and tie the game in the fourth inning and then taking the lead for good in the sevent...
June 24, 2018

Rapid City Post 320 wins final game at Billings Tournament
BILLINGS, Mont. - The Rapid City Post 320 Stars wrapped up tournament play Sunday in Billings with a victory over Dickinson. The Stars scored two runs in the fist and five in the bottom of the fourth to win 8-6. Post 320 overcame three errors and being outhit by the Roughriders...
June 24, 2018

Sturgis Titans go 1-1 at home tournament Saturday
STURGIS, S.D. - Sturgis went 1-1 at their own tournament Saturday with a win over Wheatland and a loss to Winner/Colome. In the Titan loss Saturday night, Winner jumped out to a 7-0 lead heading into the seventh inning, before seeing Sturgis score five runs to make it close. St...
June 23, 2018

Post 320 beats Shadle Park Friday
BILLINGS, Mont. - Rapid City Post 320 won their game Friday over Shadle Park at the Wadsworth Galley Tournament in Billings. The Stars exploded in the fourth inning with all four runs scored in the game courtesy of a two-run single  by Ian Krump and some R.B.I. singles by D...
June 22, 2018

Post 22 stays unbeaten at Nebraska tournament
OMAHA, Neb. - Rapid City Post 22 remained unbeaten at the Creighton Prep Tournament  Friday with two wins. The Hardhats had a big seventh inning rally and scored four runs to beat the Bryant Black Sox 8-5 in their first game of the day. Post 22 trailed in that game 5-4 bef...
June 22, 2018

Post 320 slips past Sheridan Wednesday night
BILLINGS, Mont. - The Rapid City Post 320 Stars needed a single from Ian Krump to pick up a hard fought win over Sheridan. Krump blooped his single into center field, allowing Zane Salley to score the winning run as the Stars came out victorious 4-3. Krump also earned the win o...
June 20, 2018

Gillette sweeps Sturgis in legion ball
GILLETTE, Wyo. - Gillette swept Sturgis in American Legion Baseball Wednesday night. The Roughriders cruised to a 10 to nothing win in game one and won 11-1 in the second game. In game one, Gillette scored in all five innings of the shortened-game, taking a 5-0 lead. The Roughr...
June 20, 2018

Denver Broncos' stadium gets a new, temporary name
DENVER - The home of the Denver Broncos will be known as Broncos Stadium at Mile High while the team continues to look for a new naming-rights sponsor. The team announced the temporary name change Wednesday following a vote by the district that oversees the taxpayer-built stadiu...
June 19, 2018

Two of Huskers' nonconference games in 2020 are flip-flopped
LINCOLN, Neb. - Nebraska has changed the dates of two of its home nonconference football games in 2020. The game against Central Michigan, originally scheduled for Sept. 19, will be played on Sept. 12. The game against South Dakota State, originally scheduled for Sept. 12, will ...
June 19, 2018

South Dakota Mare Wins at 2018 Ranch Horse World Championships
GUTHRIE, Okla. - After intense competition in Guthrie, Okla., during the week of June 12, 2018, Mia Lil Pink was All-Around Horse at the 2018 National Ranch and Stock Horse Alliance World Championships (NRSHA) and third in the American Quarter Horse Association (AQHA) Versatility...
June 18, 2018

Vikings to induct former coach Dennis Green in Ring of Honor
EAGAN, Minn. - The Minnesota Vikings will induct former head coach Dennis Green into their Ring of Honor this season. The Vikings announced Monday they'll hold a halftime ceremony with Green's family during their Sept. 23 game against Buffalo. Green died at age 67 in 2016. Hi...
June 17, 2018

Champions crowned as South Dakota High School Rodeo Finals wraps up
BELLE FOURCHE, S.D. - The Roundup grounds at Belle Fourche seen some hot action Saturday, as the South Dakota High School Rodeo Finals wrapped up. The four winners in each category punch their ticket to the National High School Finals later this summer. Emily Pauley, as senior ...
June 16, 2018

Baseball Saturday Wrapup - Post 22 wins two, Post 320 go 2-0 at BH Classic
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Rapid City Post 22 picked up two wins Saturday to move to the championship game of the Vetern's Classic Sunday. Post 22 defeated Northern Colorado 16-1 in four innings in game one. Cooper Bowman had a two-run homer in that game and Jace Caldwell added a thre...
June 16, 2018

Spearfish native Engesser takes second as CNFR wraps up
CASPER, Wyo. - The College National Finals Rodeo wrapped up Saturday and Spearfish native Rickie Engesser finished second in the women's all around. Finishing first was Mia Manazares of McNeese State. Carlee Johnston of Black Hills State had a great run, finishing in fourth. T...
June 16, 2018

Baseball Roundup - Post 22 rolls over Post 22 Expos
UNDATED - In American Legion ball, Rapid City Post 22 picked up a 14-5, five inning win over the Post 22 Expos. The Hardhats jumped out to a quick 14-0 lead after three innings. Elsewhere, the Billings Royals dominated the Post 320 Stars with a 15-0 shutout win. Billings waste...
June 14, 2018

South Dakota High School Rodeo Finals Underway
BELLE FOURCHE, S.D. - The South Dakota High School Rodeo Finals is underway in Belle Fourche. Competition began Thursday. You can check results by clicking on the following link: http://www.sdhsra.com/rgn1.htm...
June 13, 2018

Baseball Roundup: Stars and Hardhats win
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Rapid City Post 22 picked up an easy win over Spearfish Post 164 Tuesday night. The Hardhats scored four in the first inning, three in the second and 12 runs in the fourth to roll to a 23-2 win. Post 22 sent 16 batters to the plate in that big fourth inning, ...
June 12, 2018

Twins bringing back veteran Matt Belisle for bullpen help
DETROIT — The Minnesota Twins have signed right-handed reliever Matt Belisle to an $800,000, one-year contract, bringing back the popular veteran after a stint with Cleveland. The Twins made the move Tuesday before their game at Detroit and designated utility infielder Gre...
June 12, 2018

Sioux Falls Sports Authority director joining Summit League
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. - Sioux Falls Sports Authority Executive Director Bryan Miller is leaving to take a position with the Summit League. Commissioner Tom Douple says Miller has been hired as assistant commissioner of championships and marketing. The league created the position as...
June 11, 2018

CNFR results from Monday's slack
CASPER, Wyo.---The following are results after Monday slack at the 70th annual College National Finals Rodeo, June 11, 2018, courtesy of the National Intercollegiate Rodeo Association. Complete results are available at www.collegerodeo.com. Barrel Racing: (first round winners) 1...
June 11, 2018

Bucking Bulls, Horses and Breakaway Roping kick off CNFR
CASPER, Wyo. - For 70 years, the college rodeo season has culminated with the College National Finals Rodeo (CNFR) where national champions are crowned. For the most recent 20, the CNFR has been held in its current home of Casper, Wyoming. The 2018 edition got underway at the Ca...
June 10, 2018

Sturgis High School Rodeo wraps up annual run
STURGIS, S.D. - Athletes from around the area were in Sturgis for the annual regional rodeo that wrapped up Sunday. Wall took home the team title as they crowned nine winners. Emiliee Pauley won six events, giving here the girls' all around. For Sturgis, Brodie Mattson won the...
June 10, 2018

Sturgis and Spearfish wrap up Alan Tellinghuisen Tournament with wins
SPEARFISH, S.D. - Sturgis wrapped up play at the Alan Tellinghuisen Tournament in Spearfish with a win over Laramie. Brian Duran had 2 hits and 3 R.B.I.'s and Carl Nash added 3 R.B.I.'s as the Titans won 11-6. Tristan Walter added 2 hits and 3 R.B.I.'s for the Titans. Sturgis ...
June 10, 2018

Rapid City Post 22 wraps up weekend with sweep of Dickinson
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Rapid City Post 22 wrapped up the weekend series with Dickinson with a sweep Sunday. The Hardhats rolled to a 9-3 victory at Floyd Fitzgerald Stadium. The Hardhats allowed Dickinson's 3-runs to come in on three errors. But, Rapid City countered offensively wi...
June 10, 2018

Sturgis beats Wheatland at Spearfish tournament
SPEARFISH, S.D. - The Sturgis Titans rolled to a 12-5 over Wheatland Saturday at the Alan Tellinghuisen Tournament in Spearfish. Steve Fischer and Brian Duran each had three R.B.I.'s and David Anderson had four as the Titans jumped out to an early lead. In the second game Satur...
June 9, 2018

Rapid City Post 22 sweeps Dickinson in Saturday double header
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Rapid City Post 22 swept Dickinson in a Saturday double header at Floyd Fitzgerald Stadium. The Hardhats won the first game by a score 10-0. Post 22 scored two-hit shutout courtesy of starting pitcher Drew Messer. In the evening game, Post 22 escaped with an ...
June 9, 2018

Rapid City Post 320 defeats Bismarck, Mandan Saturday
UNDATED - Rapid City Post 320 stayed undefeated in the North Dakota/South Dakota Border Battle with two victories Saturday. The Stars defeated Bismarck Post 1 by a score of 8-2 and Mandan by a score of 8-2. The Stars wasted no time in jumping on top of both teams early. Agains...
June 9, 2018

Rapid City Post 320 wins two in North Dakota
BISMARCK, N.D. - Rapid City Post 320 picked up two wins in North Dakota Friday. The Stars beat Bismarck Post 1 9-5 and Mandan 11-1 in six innings. In the Bismarck game, Eric Gonzalez and Zane Salley each hit a triple and Ian Krump and Carter Stonecipher added doubles. In game...
June 8, 2018

Post 22 Hardhats sweep Sheridan
RAPID CITY, S.D. - The Rapid City Post 22 Hardhats swept Sheridan in Friday night American Legion play. In game one, Post 22 shut out Sheridan 10-0 in five innings. In game two, Post 22 won 9-7. The Hardhats are now 18-4 on the season....
June 8, 2018

Post 22 Bullets fall to Sioux Falls East at Jim Scull Tournament
RAPID CITY, S.D. - At the Jim Scull Tournament in Rapid City Friday, the Rapid City Post 22 Bullets lost to Sioux Falls 8-0. East then went on to lose to Renner in the late morning game. Renner picked up the 11-8 win. Friday night, Pierre Post Junior League beat Sioux Falls Wes...
June 8, 2018

Sturgis drops game to Casper at Alan Tellinghuisen Tournament
SPEARFISH, S.D. - The Casper Crush scored two runs in the first inning and another in the second, and never looked back as they defeated Sturgis at the Alan Tellinghuisen Tournament in Spearfish Friday. The Crush had nine hits overall in the 5-0 victory. Six errors hurt the Tit...
June 8, 2018

Miles City snaps Post 22's win streak
RAPID CITY, S.D. – Rapid City Post 22 dropped a Wednesday night baseball game to Miles City. Miles City took advantage of several Hardhat errors to pick up the 7-4 victory. Post 22 would end up stranding 13 base runners as they end a seven-game winning streak. Post 22, n...
June 6, 2018

South Dakota High School golf wraps up Tuesday
UNDATED - The South Dakota girls golf season wrapped up Tuesday. At the Class AA State Tournament, Sioux Falls O'Gorman captured the team title with a score of 648. Aberdeen Central came in second and Yankton was third. Rapid City Stevens was the top west river team in sixth pla...
June 5, 2018

State A Girls Golf: Player DQ Costs Sioux Falls Christian State Golf Title
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Sioux Falls Christian was all set to win the Class A Girls' State golf championship on Tuesday. Even after the event concluded – they were ranked as the top team. However, one of the Chargers golfers, senior Kate Wynja, who was also the top performer in ...
June 5, 2018

Big Sky bans athletes with convictions for violent crimes
MISSOULA, Mont. - The Big Sky Conference has adopted a rule that would ban student-athletes with convictions for violent crimes from participating in sports or receiving athletic scholarships at league schools. Commissioner Andrea Williams says the rule sets the expectations the...
June 4, 2018

State Golf Tounrament wraps up day one
UNDATED - The 2018 South Dakota Class AA, A and B girls and Class B boys golf tournaments wrapped day one of two Monday. In Class AA, Sioux Falls O'Gorman leads the team standings with a 326. Aberdeen Central is second and Yankton is third. For West River teams, Rapid City Steve...
June 4, 2018

United States Hockey League names new CEO and president
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — Sioux Falls Stampede CEO and President Tom Garrity has been named president and commissioner of the United States Hockey League. Garrity had been serving as interim commissioner of the Chicago-based junior hockey league since November. Garrity since 20...
May 29, 2018

Champions crowned as South Dakota Track and Field wraps up
RAPID CITY, S.D. - The 2018 South Dakota High School Track and Field season came to a close Saturday, as the state meet wrapped up in Rapid City. In Class AA, Sioux Falls Lincoln captured the boys team title with Rapid City Central coming in second. Sturgis placed ninth. In the...
May 26, 2018

South Dakota State Track and Field Meet crowns several winners Friday
STURGIS, S.D. - The first day of the South Dakota Track and Field State meet was held Friday with several events holding finals. While most events held preliminaries with finals Saturday, several field events and relays wrapped up Friday. At the Class AA meet in Sturgis, Aberde...
May 25, 2018

Kandolin wins Region 4A Girls Golf Tournament
BELLE FOURCHE, S.D. - Alex Kandolin of St Thomas More brought home the individual title for the Girls Region 4A Girl Meet, and will prepare for the state tournament in two weeks. Kandolin finished with a low score of 74. Payson Birkeland of Belle Fourche was secon with a 78 and ...
May 24, 2018

Post 320 splits double header with Gillette
RAPID CITY, S.D. – Rapid City Post 320 spilt a doubleheader with Gillette on Wednesday night. In game one, Post 320 and the Roughriders engaged in a run-fest, as Gillette outscored the Stars 16-13. It was more a of a pitching duel in Game Two as the Stars won 4-2. Carter...
May 23, 2018

Summit League headquarters moving to Sioux Falls
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. - The Summit League is relocating its conference headquarters from Elmhurst, Illinois to Sioux Falls, South Dakota. The Division 1 college league said Wednesday it will move to a temporary location in Sioux Falls on Aug. 1 before moving into its permanent headq...
May 22, 2018

Sturgis Titans open season with loss to Post 22
STURGIS, S.D. – The Sturgis Titans opened up their legion summer season with a 12-1 loss to Rapid City Post 22. The Titans started off well, picking up an earned run in the third. But Post 22 would break out offensively in the fourth, scoring 3 runs in the fourth and an a...
May 22, 2018

Eagles QB Carson Wentz back on the field for start of OTAs
PHILADELPHIA - Carson Wentz was back on the field throwing passes less than six months after knee surgery ended his season. The Pro Bowl quarterback wore a brace on his surgically repaired left knee and tossed passes to assistant coaches and ballboys as the Super Bowl champion P...
May 21, 2018

Molly Schwartz leads after day one of West River Challenge
STURGIS, S.D. - Molly Schwartz of Douglas leads after day one of action of the West River Challenge golf tournament. Monday's play was held at Boulder Canyon County Club. Schwartz finished with a 36 after 9-holes. Elyse Owen of Rapid City Stevens is in second with a 41 and Chels...
May 21, 2018

Legion Baseball Scoreboard for Monday, May 21
UNDATED - South Dakota Legion Baseball Scores from Sunday, May 20: Cheyenne Post 6 - 1, Rapid City Post 22 - 0 Cheyenne Mustangs - 14, Rapid City Post 320 - 10...
May 20, 2018

Legion Baseball: Post 22 sweeps Cheyenne Post 6
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Rapid City Post 22 on Saturday swept Cheyenne Post 6 in a double header. In game one, the Hardhats enjoyed a seven run fifth inning to put the game away in a 9-2 victory. In game two, Post 22 came away with a 4-2 win. Post 22 is now 9-2 on the season and pla...
May 19, 2018

Sioux Falls Lincoln win boys state tennis tournament
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Sioux Falls Lincoln captured the team title at the Boys State Tennis Tournament Saturday. Lincoln finished atop the leader board with 629 points. It is the fifth consecutive first place finished for the Patriots. Lincoln advanced players to the finals in all ...
May 19, 2018

Scoopers drop regional playoff game to Pierre
CHAMBERLAIN, S.D. - Pierre scored two runs in the sixth inning, and that's all they would need, as the Governors beat Sturgis in a pitching dual Saturday. The regional playoff game was held in Chamberlain. Tristan Walter and Garrett Stout pitched five innings of scoreless baseb...
May 18, 2018

Bucks officially announce hiring of coach Mike Budenholzer
MILWAUKEE - The Milwaukee Bucks have officially announced the hiring of Mike Budenholzer as their new head coach. The 48-year-old Budenholzer went 213-197 in five seasons with Atlanta before leaving last month. He led the Hawks to the 2015 Eastern Conference finals, but parted c...
May 17, 2018

Region A and B Track and Field results
UNDATED - The Custer girls and boys track and field teams swept the titles of the Region 8A Meet in Belle Fourche Thursday. The Custer boys won the team title with 125 points and the Custer girls won the title with 189 points. St Thomas More finished in second for the boys and H...
May 17, 2018

State Tennis Tournament wraps up day one
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Thunderstorms forced the state tennis tournament indoors Thursday, but all matches did get completed. Leading the way after one is defending champion Sioux Falls Lincoln and Mitchell. Both schools open day two of the tournament sharing the lead with 300 point...
May 17, 2018

First round pairings set for Class A Baseball Playoffs
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. - The South Dakota High School Baseball Association announced today the first round pairings for the Class A Baseball Playoffs. All games will be held in Sioux Falls Saturday, May 19. Sturgis enters the tournament the number 11 seed and will face Pierre. The w...
May 16, 2018

South Dakota boys state tennis tournament begins Thursday
RAPID CITY, S.D. - The 87th Annual Boy State Tennis Tournament will be held in Rapid City, May 17-18-19. Twenty-four teams have entered the tournament. Champions will be determined in six singles flights and three doubles flights over the course of the three days. Previous champi...
May 16, 2018

Scooper baseball wraps up regular season with win over Douglas
STURGIS, S.D. - The Sturgis Scooper baseball team wrapped up the regular season with a 5-1 win over Douglas Wednesday night. The game was delayed two hours due to a thunderstorm that dropped heavy rain. The delay shortened the game to five innings. Chris Nash got the pitching w...
May 16, 2018

Rapid City Rush announce 2018-2019 season schedule
RAPID CITY, S.D. - The Rapid City Rush, proud ECHL affiliate of the NHL's Minnesota Wild, announced the full schedule for the 2018-19 ECHL season. Full Season Ticket Memberships (36 games) are on sale now. Call the Rush office at 716-7825 to secure yours today. More informatio...
May 15, 2018

Area athletes get last chance to make state tournament at Last Chance Track and Field Meet
STURGIS, S.D. - Area athletes competed at the annual Last Chance Track and Field Meet in Sturgis on Tuesday.Hannah Young of Rapid City Central captured the 100, 200 and 400-meters for the girls. Kylee Bennett of Sturgis won the 800-meters, Alissa Wieman of Douglas won the 1,600-m...
May 15, 2018

Scooper baseball rolls past Rapid City Stevens
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Sturgis peppered Rapid City Stevens with 13 hits and scored eight times en-roiute to an 8-1 win Tuesday night. Starting pitcher Devin Odle got the win for Sturgis, striking out 3 in five innings of work. Tristan Walker came in for another successful close wit...
May 15, 2018

Post 22 defeats two Montana teams Sunday
UNDATED - Rapid City Post 22 picked up a couple more wins on Sunday, defeating the Billings Scarlets and Missoula. In the first game, Post 22 scored eight runs in the seventh to pull ahead for good, and win the game 14-6. Matthew Hegre helped lead the Hardhats with three runs ...
May 13, 2018

BHSU Football announces 2018 schedule
SPEARFISH, S.D. – The Black Hills State University football team has recently announced its 2018 schedule. The Yellow Jackets will have five home games and six away games, opening the year on the road at Chadron State College on September 1. BHSU will be looking to win its...
May 10, 2018

Rapid City Stevens shuts out Sturgis
STURGIS, S.D. - Rapid City Stevens used a 7-run third inning to propel themselves to a 10-0 win over Sturgis Thursday night. Porter Wimp pitched four and one-third innings, striking out two and allowing only 4 hits for the Raiders. Stevens broke the game open in the third, scor...
May 10, 2018

Belle Fourche wins team title at Black Hills Conference Golf Tournament
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Belle Fourche won the team title of the Black Hills Conference Golf Tournament Thursday. The Broncs carded the low score of 377 to take top honors. Hot Springs was second with a 396 and St Thomas More was third with a 399. Winning individual medalist honors w...
May 10, 2018

Hardrocker Volleyball Hires Torvi As New Head Coach
RAPID CITY, S.D. --- South Dakota School of Mines Athletics Director Joel Lueken is pleased to announce the hiring of Lauren Torvi as the new head coach of the Hardrocker women's volleyball program. The Hardrocker Family just got better. We are extremely excited to welcome Coach...
May 9, 2018

Molly Schwartz captures Sturgis Invitational
STURGIS, S.D. - Molly Schwartz of Douglas captured the individual title of the Sturgis Invitational at Boulder Canyon Country Club Tuesday. Schwartz finished with a 40 -- one stroke ahead of Lyric Williams of Spearfish -- who came in second with a 41. Aryona Watts of Hot Spring...
May 8, 2018

Tuesday Night, Mary 8, High School Baseball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Tuesday Night, May 8, High School Baseball Scoreboard: Gillette 8, Rapid City Stevens 3 Gillette 7, Rapid City Central 1 Lead-Deadwood 11, Todd County 7...
May 8, 2018

Post 22 stays unbeaten with win over Spearfish
SPEARFISH, S.D. - Rapid City Post 22 remained unbeaten on the season as they beat Spearfish Post 164 Tuesday night. The Hardhats added two runs in the sixth inning to break a tie and scored an insurance run in the ninth to pick up a 7-4 win. Branson Kuehl picked up the pitching...
May 8, 2018

Boy who challenged South Dakota policy will get to dance
SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  - A 15-year-old South Dakota boy who sued when he was barred from competing on his high school's dance team will be allowed to dance this fall. The South Dakota High School Activities Association board of directors voted unanimously Tuesday to allow boys ...
May 7, 2018

Scoopers edge Rapid City Central 3-2 in rain-shortened game
STURGIS, S.D. - Tristan Walter came in to close, and threw three straight strikes to end Central's hopes for a win in a rain shortened baseball game Monday night. Starting pitcher Josh West got the win, striking out four and allowing just one walk. With Sturgis leading 3-2 in t...
May 7, 2018

Post 320 and Post 22 wrap up weekend with wins
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Rapid City Post 320 wrapped up their opening weekend with a sweep over Miles City Sunday. Post 320 won by a score of 14-4 in five innings. Leading the way for the Stars was Zane Salley, who tallied two triples as he went 3-for-3 from the plate. Post 320 is n...
May 6, 2018

Sturgis defeats Miles City in Sunday baseball
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Sturgis scored 2 runs in the first and another 2 runs in the second to take a lead they would never reqlinquish as they defeated Miles City 6-4 Sunday. David Anderson helped lead Sturgis with 3 hits while Brian Duran scored 2 hits. Anderson also added 2 R.B.I....
May 6, 2018

Saturday, May 5, High School Baseball Scoreboard
UNDATED - South Dakota High School Baseball Scores from Saturday, May 5, 2018: Brandon Valley 10, Rapid City Stevens 0 (Game 1) Brandon Valley 6, Rapid City Stevens 2 (Game 2) Sioux Falls Lincoln 14, Rapid City Central 4 (Game 1) Sioux Falls Lincoln 14, Rapid City Central 4 (...
May 5, 2018

Post 320, Post 22 pick up Saturday wins
UNDATED - Rapid City Post 320 opened up the 2018 season with a double-header win over Miles City. Post 320 captured game one with a thrilling 2-1 victory. The Stars got their one run win thanks to Camden Nayman's single in the seventh inning. The second game was a slug-fest, a...
May 5, 2018

St Thomas More sets Howard Wood record in sprint medley Saturday
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. - A good portion of the Howard Wood Relays were washed out by Mother Nature Saturday, although some events got completed. St Thomas More made history, as their girls sprint medley team set a new meet record, finishing in 4-minutes, 11.52 seconds. The team consi...
May 5, 2018

AP source: Spurs Becky Hammon plans to interview with Bucks
MILWAUKEE (AP) — San Antonio Spurs assistant Becky Hammon plans to interview for the Milwaukee Bucks' coaching job, a person familiar with the search told The Associated Press. The person requested anonymity because the team does not comment on potential candidates. A wom...
May 4, 2018

Area athletes compete at Howard Wood Relays
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. - Shayla Howell of Belle Fourche was among west river athletes competing well at the annual Sioux Falls Howard Wood Relays. Howell captured the triple jump with a leap of 37-feet, 5-and-a-quarter inches. Sage Hagen of Rapid City Central came in second place. T...
May 4, 2018

Sioux Falls O'Gorman wins Yankon Invite
YANKTON, S.D. - Sioux Falls O'Gorman won the team title at the Yankton Invitational Golf Tournament Friday. Aberdeen Central came in second. Both the Knights and Golden Eagles finished with a score of 331, with O'Gorman winning the title on a playoff. For West River teams, Rap...
May 4, 2018

Thursday, May 3, High School Tennis Scoreboard
UNDATED - High School Tennis Scores from Thursday, May 3: St Thomas More 6, Pierre 3 St Thomas More 9, Lennox 0 St Thomas More 5, Huron 4 Rapid City Central 5, Spearfish 4...
May 3, 2018

Kandolin claims top honors at Hot Springs Invite
HOT SPRINGS, S.D. - Alex Kandolin of St Thomas More grabbed another individual title Thursday by winning the Hot Springs Invitational. Kandolin carded the low score of the day -- a 76 -- two strokes ahead of second place finisher Payson Birkeland of Belle Fourche. Aryona Watts ...
May 3, 2018

Baseball: Scoopers split double-header with Pierre
PIERRE, S.D. - In other baseball scores, Sturgis split a make-good double-header with Pierre Wednesday night. Pierre rolled to a 10-0 win in game one, but the Scoopers came back and won 5-4 in the second game. Nick Anderson helped lead Sturgis in the game two win with 3 hits. T...
May 2, 2018

Rapid City Post 22 wins season opener
RAPID CITY, S.D. – Rapid City Post 22 needed 12 innings to open the season with a win over Gillette Wednesday night. The two teams took a 4-4 tie into the 12 inning, when Alex Weaver scored on a grounder hit by Carter Deming. Two Gillette errors in the inning contributed ...
May 2, 2018

Hot Springs wins team title at Spearfish Invite
SPEARFISH, S.D. - Hot Springs captured the team title of the Spearfish Invite on a cloudy, cool Tuesday. The Bison finished with a low score of 375. St Thomas More was second with a 395 and Belle Fourche was third with a 400. Sturgis finished in seventh. Alex Kandolin of St Tho...
May 2, 2018

High School Tennis Scoreboard from Tuesday, May 1
UNDATED - Here is your Tuesday Night, May 1, High School Tennis Scoreboard: St Thomas More9, Rapid City Central 0 Rapid City Stevens 9, Rapid City Christian 0...
May 1, 2018

Area athletes compete at 2018 Sturgis JV Invite
STURGIS, S.D. - On a cool, cloudy day, area athletes shined at the 2018 Sturgis Junior Varsity Track and Field invitational. Elizabeth Haiar of Rapid City Stevens was double-event winner, claiming first place in the girl's 100 and 200-meters. Tye Davis of Belle Fourche won the...
May 1, 2018

Tuesday Night, May 1, High School Baseball Scoreboard
UNDATED - High School Baseball Scores from Tuesday, May 1: Rapid City Stevens 12, Douglas 2 St Thomas More 14, Douglas 7 Rapid City Central JV 13, Sturgis JV 0...
May 1, 2018

Scooper Baseball defeats Billings
STURGIS, S.D. - The Sturgis Scoopers wrapped up a great weekend of baseball with a win on Sunday. At Strong Field, the Scoopers clinched the lead in the fifth inning to defeat Billings Upper Deck 7-6. Starting pitcher Gage Murphey got the win for the Scoopers, pitching four inn...
April 29, 2018

High School Tennis Scoreboard for Saturday, April 28
UNDATED - In high school tennis Saturday, Rapid City Stevens came in second in the team title, but still had a good showing at the Rapid City Invitational. Sioux Falls O'Gorman won the team title, edging out the Raiders by a score of 238 to 235. Stevens won three of the six ind...
April 29, 2018

Track and Field: Sturgis hosts Black Hills Classic
STURGIS, S.D. - Sturgis hosted the annual Black Hills Track Classic Saturday at Woodle Field. On the girls side, Elizabeth Schaefer of Rapid City Stevens was a two-event winner, as she captured the 100-meter and 300-meter hurdles. Schaefer was also a part of the Stevens team th...
April 29, 2018

South Dakota State's Daum to return for senior season
BROOKINGS, S.D. — South Dakota State standout Mike Daum says he will return to the Jackrabbit basketball program for his senior season. Daum earlier this month had declared for the 2018 NBA draft without hiring an agent. He says in a release that he decided to return after...
April 28, 2018

Scoopers win fifth game of season with 11-1 win over Douglas
STURGIS, S.D. - The Sturgis Scooper baseball team won their fifth game of the season Saturday with an 11-1 win over Douglas at McKeague Field in Rapid City. Sturgis led 2-0 after four innings, and then took command, scoring 4 runs in the fifth and five runs in the seventh to put...
April 28, 2018

South Dakota State's Goedert drafted by World Champion Philadelphia Eagles
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Philadelphia Eagles and their former kicker stuck it to Dallas by drafting a kid named after the Cowboys. The Super Bowl champions selected tight end Dallas Goedert after trading up three spots in the second round to make their first pick in the dra...
April 27, 2018

Aberdeen Central cruises to team win at Hub City Invite
ABERDEEN, S.D. - Aberdeen Central cruised to an easy victory at their own tournament Thursday, carding a team low 336 to run away from the field at the Hub City Invitational. Sioux Falls O'Gorman was second and Yankton placed third. The top ranked west river team was Rapid City...
April 26, 2018

Scooper baseball defeats Deadwood Thursday night
DEADWOOD, S.D. - Sturgis used a 3-run first inning and four-run second inning to take command early, and defeat Lead-Deadwood 10-2 in Thursday night baseball. Sturgis used four pitchers through seven innings with Devin Odle starting and getting the win. Odle struck out 4 batter...
April 26, 2018

Stevens, Central roll over Douglas in Wednesday night baseball
UNDATED – In high school baseball, Rapid City Central used six hits to score six runs and get a 6-3 win over Douglas Wednesday night. Central scored two runs in each of the first, fourth and seventh innings. Chris Holm led Central with two hits. In other action, Douglas ...
April 25, 2018

Howell wins three events at Northern Hills Qualifier
BELLE FOURCHE, S.D. - In track and field, Shayla Howell of Belle Fourche is having another great year. Howell won three events at Tuesday's Northern Hills Qualifier in Belle Fourche. Howell captured the 200-meter dash, the long jump and the triple jump. The Bronc standout will...
April 24, 2018

St Thomas More wins Pre-Black Hills Confernce Tournament
RAPID CITY, S.D. - St Thomas More won the team title of the Pre-Black Hills Conference Golf Meet at Box Elder Tuesday. Due to the weather, the even was shortened from 18-holes to nine. The Cavaliers finished with a score of 191, followed by Hot Springs in second and Led-Deadwoo...
April 24, 2018

Tennis Scoreboard: Stevens still unbeated
RAPID CITY, S.D. - The Rapid City Stevens boys tennis team is still unbeaten after a Tuesday win. The Raiders made quick work of the Central Cobblers with a 9-0 win. The Raiders won all single and doubles events. Both schools will participate in the Rapid City Invite Thursday....
April 24, 2018

Josh Allen has 'no idea' where he will be drafted
LARAMIE, Wyo. - Former Wyoming quarterback Josh Allen is considered to a strong candidate to be selected No. 1 by the Cleveland Browns in the NFL Draft later this week. However, Allen tells the Casper Star-Tribune he has no idea when he will be drafted. He's part of a quartet of...
April 23, 2018

Scooper baseball uses 2 run inning to get by Cobblers
STURGIS, S.D. - Sturgis scored 2 runs in the bottom of the sixth inning to beat Rapid City Central 3-1 in Thursday night baseball. The two teams engaged in a pitching dual for most of the night -- as the game went 1-1 into the sixth inning. That's when starting pitcher Chance F...
April 19, 2018

Wednesday, April 18, High School Baseball Scores
UNDATED - High School Baseball Scores from Wednesday, April 18: St Thomas More 25, Douglas 4 (5 innings) Lead-Deadwood 14, Douglas 4 ...
April 18, 2018

Six-man football class a step from reality in South Dakota
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. - The board of the South Dakota High School Activities Association has given initial approval to forming a six-man football class in the state. The new classification would replace Class 9B and would be open to any schools with an average daily membership of 40...
April 16, 2018

Denver Broncos release C.J. Anderson
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. - A person familiar with the situation tells The Associated Press that running back C.J. Anderson has been released by the Denver Broncos. The person spoke on condition of anonymity because the team hasn't officially announced Anderson's departure, which was fir...
April 15, 2018

Scooper guard Dawson Geuke signs with BHSU
SPEARFISH, S.D. – The Black Hills State University men's basketball team has added Dawson Geuke as an additional signee for the 2018-19 season, head coach Jeff Trumbauer announced recently. Geuke is a native of Sturgis, S.D. The 6-0 guard served as the captain of Sturgis B...
April 13, 2018

Rapid City Track O'Rama held Thursday
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Athletes from the surrounding area met in Rapid City Thursday for the annual Track O'Rama Track and Field Meet. Sturgis performed well as a team, scoring victories in the girls 4-by-400 meter relay and 4-by-800 meter relay. The Scooper boys won the 4-by-400 me...
April 12, 2018

Scoopers roll over St Thomas More in Thursday night baseball
STURGIS, S.D. - Playing their third game in three nights, the Sturgis Scoopers rolled over St Thomas More in Thursday Night Baseball. Starting pitcher Josh West fanned four batters and allowed only one run on three hits in five innings of work. Sturgis led 7-1 heading into the ...
April 12, 2018

Scoopers trounce Douglas in Wednesday night baseball
STURGIS, S.D. - The Sturgis Scooper baseball team recovered from a double-header loss at Gillette Tuesday night, and shut out Douglas 13-0 in a 5-inning contest Wednesday. The game was a make-good from an earlier postponement due to weather. Starting pitcher Tristan Walter g...
April 11, 2018

Tuesday, April 10, High School Tennis Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Tuesday, April 10, boys high school tennis scoreboard: St Thomas More 7, St Thomas More 2 Rapid City Christian 7, Spearfish 2 Pierre 9, Spearfish 0...
April 10, 2018

Rapid City Stevens wins Rapid City Quad
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Rapid City Stevens won the team title at the Rapid City Quad Golf Tournament Tuesday. The Raiders finished with a team score of 177. Douglas finished second with a 209 and Spearfish was third with a 222. Winning individual honors was Erin Trohkimoinen with a...
April 10, 2018

Baseball: Stevens mounts big comeback in win over St Thomas More
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Rapid City Stevens brought out the big bats and pulled out a remarkable comeback in a win over St Thomas More Tuesday night. Down 8-0 after six-and-a-half innings, the Raiders scored eight runs in the bottom of the seventh to tie the Cavaliers. Their winning r...
April 10, 2018

Queen City Classic Track and Field Meet in Spearfish
SPEARFISH, S.D. - Shayla Howell of Belle Fourche was a multi-event winner at the Queen City Classic Track and Field Meet in Spearfish Tuesday. Howell brought home first place in the 200 and 400 meters, and also won first in the long jump and triple jump. Kaileb Walton-Blanden o...
April 10, 2018

Circuit Finals champions named
KISSIMEE, FL -  The RAM National Circuit Finals Rodeo rode into Osceola Heritage Park April 5-8th, 2018. The PRCA-sanctioned competition featured all circuit champion rodeo cowboys and cowgirls in eight events over four action-packed days. Contestants competed for more ...
April 8, 2018

Rapid City Rush win final game of season
(TULSA, OK) – Dante Salituro’s four goals and five points re-wrote the record books of the Rapid City Rush as he, along with Daniel Leavens (5 assists), Willem Nong-Lambert (3 assists), Riley Weselowski (goal and assist), and Christian Frey (43 saves) helped power th...
April 8, 2018

Rapid City Central's Kaileb Walton Blanden named to All State Team
UNDATED - The South Dakota Basketball Coaches Association has released this year's Class AA Boys All State Team. Kaileb Walton-Blanden was the lone area athlete to make the team. Walton-Blanden wrapped up a spectacular year with Rapid City Central, scoring an average 13.8-point...
April 4, 2018

USD hires Lee as next basketball coach
VERMILLION, S.D. — The University of South Dakota has hired alum Todd Lee as the Coyotes' next basketball coach. Athletic director David Herbster announced Lee's hiring on Wednesday. Lee will be introduced at a news conference Friday. The Huron native graduated from South...
April 4, 2018

Blackmon agrees to $108M, 6-year deal with Rockies
SAN DIEGO (AP) - NL batting champion Charlie Blackmon made a long-term commitment to the Colorado Rockies rather than test next season's free-agent market, agreeing to a contract that guarantees $108 million over six seasons. The two-time All-Star center fielder had agreed in Ja...
April 3, 2018

Rapid City Rush edge Quad City in overtime
RAPID  CITY, S.D. - Daniel Leavens scored at 1:03 of overtime to give the Rapid City Rush (22-40-6) a 4-3 victory over the Quad City Mallards (22-41-5) Friday night. Leavens charged in off the left wing to score the game winner from close range after the Rush had twice batt...
March 30, 2018

Coaches Association selects Girls Class AA All-State Team
UNDATED - The South Dakota High School Basketball Coaches Association has released this year's Class AA Girls all-state team. Paiton Burckhard, from State AA champion Aberdeen Central headlines the squad. Burckhard finished the season averaging 25 points per game and 11 rebounds...
March 28, 2018

Duffy makes Class A All State Girls team
UNDATED - Aislinn Duffy capped off her great season with St Thomas More by being selected to the South Dakota Basketball Coaches Association's All State Team. Duffy was a lead component in the Cavaliers State Championship run. She averaged nearly 14-points per game, pulled down ...
March 27, 2018

South Dakota men's basketball coach headed for Utah State
VERMILLION, S.D. - University of South Dakota men's basketball head coach Craig Smith has accepted the same position at Utah State in the Mountain West Conference. Smith spent four seasons with South Dakota tallying a 79-55 record, including a record 26 wins this season. The Co...
March 25, 2018

Area senior basketball players shine in All Star Game
SPEARFISH,S .D. - The annual Northern Hills Senior All-Star game was held in Spearfish Sunday night.   The game features area senior basketball players.   The girls game featured three Sturgis Scooper seniors. They were Brook Janz, Sierra Fischer and Donnie Bruc...
March 25, 2018

Coyotes' WNIT run ends in quarterfinals with TCU
VERMILLION, S.D.—TCU center Jordan Moore scored 26 points in the Horned Frog's 79-71 Women's National Invitation Tournament quarterfinal victory over South Dakota on Sunday evening in front of 3,885 fans inside the Sanford Coyote Sports Center. South Dakota (29-7) won 23 of...
March 25, 2018

Shorthanded Rush fall to Idaho
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Andrew Radjenovic brought an insanely shorthanded Rapid City Rush squad within one with 6:32 left in regulation, but the Idaho Steelheads pulled away from the Rush late in the game to take a 5-2 win on Saturday night.   For a third consecutive game, the ...
March 25, 2018

Hankins, Ferris State beat Northern State for D-II title
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — Zach Hankins led Ferris State to its first NCAA Division II national championship in any sport Saturday, scoring 19 points in the Bulldogs' 71-69 victory over Northern State. The Bulldogs (38-1) won their final 26 games of the season and set a school-re...
March 24, 2018

Track and Field season gets underway with Rapid City Developmental Meet
RAPID CITY, S.D. - The 2018 Track and Field season got underway Friday with the annual Rapid City Developmental Meet. The Sturgis Scoopers started the season with a couple of wins. On the girl's side, Sydney Shaw won the 300-meer hurdles and Gavin West won the 110-meter hurdles ...
March 23, 2018

Rapid City Rush get shutout by Idaho
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Brady Brassart and Justin Parizek led an Idaho Steelheads offensive each with a 3-point night, but the hottest goaltender in the ECHL, Tomas Sholl, stole the show again with his third shutout in his last four starts, blanking the Rapid City Rush with 22 saves i...
March 23, 2018

Northern State men's hoops team to play for national title
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. - The Northern State University men's basketball team will play for the NCAA Division II championship. The Aberdeen school beat Queens of North Carolina 105-99 in double-overtime in Thursday's semifinals at the Sanford Pentagon in Sioux Falls. Northern State (...
March 22, 2018

USD Women take down Michigan State
VERMILLION, S.D.—The Women's National Invitation Tournament magic continues as South Dakota women's basketball topped Michigan State 85-83 in an overtime thriller inside the Sanford Coyote Sports Center Thursday night in front of 3,072 fans. The Coyotes (29-6) will host TCU...
March 22, 2018

Idaho wins nailbiter in Shootout
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Charlie Dodero broke a 55:18 scoreless deadlock for the Idaho Steelheads, but Alec Baer, making his professional debut, tied the game on a power play goal within the final minutes to eventually force a shootout, won by Dodero in the fifth round to give the Idah...
March 21, 2018

SD Basketball Coaches Association selects Coaches of the Year
UNDATED - The South Dakota Basketball Coaches Association has released their 2018 Region Coaches of the Year for Basketball. Selections are split into eight regions, covering Classes AA, A and B boys and girls basketball. Here are this year's winners:   Region 1 ...
March 20, 2018

USD Women win again - beat Colorado State at WNIT
VERMILLION, S.D.—Four Coyotes scored in double figures led by sophomore guard Ciara Duffy's 19 points as South Dakota topped Colorado State 74-49 on Sunday afternoon in the second round of the Women's National Invitation Tournament inside the Sanford Coyote Sports Center. U...
March 18, 2018

Class AA All Tournament Teams Selected
UNDATED  - Five West River boys basketball players made the All-Tournament team as the Class AA Basketball Tournament wrapped up Saturday. Dylan Pourier of Douglas was joined by Dylan and Kailleb Walton-Blanden of Rapid City Central and Cooper Bowman and Will Moore of Rapid...
March 18, 2018

March 17 marks 50 years since plance crash claimed the lives of six cheerleaders
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Saturday, March 17, is the 50th year anniversary of the disaster that killed nine people - including six cheerleaders from Rapid City high school. The plane the cheerleaders were riding on was returning to Rapid City from the Class A State basketball tournam...
March 17, 2018

State Champions Crowned on Saturday night
UNDATED - The South Dakota High School Basketball season came to a close Saturday night as champions were crowed in girls and boys Class AA, boys Class A and boys Class B. At the Boys Class AA Championship, Yankton won their first title since 1978 with a thrilling 39-37 win over...
March 17, 2018

Rapid City Stevens boys wins third place with win over RC Central
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. - Rapid City Stevens bounced back from a loss to Harrisburg Friday to take third place away from Rapid City Central at the boys Class AA Basketball Tournament Saturday. Both teams shot about equal from inside the 3-point arc, but Stevens fared better from beyon...
March 17, 2018

Rapid City Stevens defeats Rapid City Central for fifth place at Girls AA Tournament
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. - Rapid City Stevens defeated Rapid City Central Saturday in the fifth place game at the girls Class AA State Basketball Tournament. Elizabeth Schaefer led the way for Stevens, scoring 15 points in the 47-30 win. Both teams were close after one quarter -- Ste...
March 17, 2018

Villanova outlasts SDSU Women in Overtime
SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Villanova is making its first trip to the NCAA Tournament last a little longer. Adrianna Hahn scored 24 points, including a key 3-pointer in overtime to help the No. 9 seed Wildcats beat eighth-seeded South Dakota State 81-74 on Friday night in the ...
March 16, 2018

State Tournament Scoreboard, Friday March 16
UNDATED - Friday Night's State Tournament Scoreboard:   BOYS BASKETBALL Class AA Consolation Semifinal Douglas 80, Sioux Falls Lincoln 73 O Gorman 68, Sioux Falls Washington 63 Semifinal Harrisburg 60, Rapid City Stevens 52 Yankton 60, RC Central 52   Class A...
March 16, 2018

Yankton's outside shooting too much for Rapid City Central
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. - Matthew Mors scored 38 points, and Yankton outscored Rapid City Central 29-24 in the second half to punch their ticket to Saturday night's boys Class AA Championship game. Yankton shot 52-percent, and hit 7 of 21 from beyond the 3-point arc to pick up the win...
March 16, 2018

Harrisburg mounts a comeback; beats Rapid City Stevens in semifinals
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. - Rapid City Stevens saw a nearly double-digit lead get erased in the fourth quarter as Harrisburg came back to beat the Raiders 62-50 in the boys Class AA Semifinals. The Tigers used a 24-11 run in the fourth quarter to pick up the victory, and send them to th...
March 16, 2018

Rapid City Stevens and Central girls fall in day two of action at State AA Tournament
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. - At the Class AA Girls Tournament, Rapid City Stevens was unable to shake off their opening round loss as they fell to Sioux Falls Washington today 56-46. Stevens jumped out to a 20-11 lead, but shooting woes continued to plague the Raiders, as they shot only ...
March 15, 2018

Douglas wins consolation game over Sioux Falls Lincoln
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – The Douglas Patriots rebounded from an opening loss to beat Sioux Falls Lincoln in consolation play at the Boys Class AA Basketball Tournament. The Patriots shot 56-percent, compared to Lincoln’s 43-percent. Douglas opened up a 17-13 lead on Linc...
March 15, 2018

State Tournament Scoreboard, Thursday March 15
UNDATED - Here are first round scores from the Boys and Girls Class AA, Boys Class A and Boys Class B State Tournaments: BOYS BASKETBALL Class A Quarterfinal Sioux Falls Christian 80, Red Cloud 46 Tea Area 76, Crow Creek 63 Madison 82, Pine Ridge 34   Class AA Quart...
March 14, 2018

Rapid City Stevens and Rapid City Central suffer opening round losses at Girls Class AA Tournament
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. - Rapid City Stevens opened up the 2018 Girls Class AA Basketball Championship Tournament with a tough 45-34 loss to Harrisburg. Shooting woes plagued Stevens early as the Tigers rolled to a 15-0 first quarter lead. Harrisburg would never look back as they out...
March 14, 2018

Rapid City Stevens and Central score first round wins at State AA Basketball Tournament
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. - Both Rapid City Stevens and Rapid City Central opened the Class AA Boys State Basketball Tournament with wins Thursday. Rapid City Stevens opened with a 53-40 win over Sioux Falls O'Gorman. Cooper Bowman led Stevens with 14 points and 8 rebounds. John Swager...
March 14, 2018

Ohio State outlasts South Dakota State 81-73 in West Region
BOISE, Idaho - Kam Williams made a tiebreaking four-point play with 1:36 left, then added a trio of free throws after being fouled on another 3-point attempt, lifting Ohio State to an 81-73 victory over South Dakota State in the West Region on Thursday. Fifth-seeded Ohio State (...
March 14, 2018

Coyotes conclude season in CBI opening round
VERMILLION, S.D. – The South Dakota men's basketball season came to an end Wednesday night in a 90-77 loss in the opening round of the College Basketball Invitational inside the Sanford Coyote Sports Center.   Roosevelt Smart, an All-Conference USA selection, tallied a...
March 14, 2018

Allen wins back and forth affair over Rush
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Andrew Radjenovic and Stephen Hrehoriak each scored their first goals for the Rapid City Rush tonight, the latter doing so in his debut with the team, but J.C. Campagna crushed the significance of their three total goals with his game-winner with 1:14 left in r...
March 14, 2018

Dakota Wesleyan women's basketball team wins national title
MITCHELL, S.D. - The Dakota Wesleyan University women's basketball team has won the program's first national title. The Mitchell school beat Concordia University 82-59 on Tuesday in Sioux City, Iowa, to capture the NAIA Division II championship. Tigers sophomore guard Kynedi Ch...
March 13, 2018

Broncos going after free-agent fix at quarterback
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. - After sitting out the playoffs in each of the last two years following their Super Bowl 50 triumph, the Denver Broncos have apparently found their next signal-caller. ESPN reports that Case Keenum plans to sign with Denver when free agency opens Wednesday. Tha...
March 12, 2018

Wyoming to play in WNIT
LARAMIE, Wyo. - Wyoming has earned another bid to the Women's National Invitation Tournament and will host the New Mexico State on Thursday. The first-round game is set for 6:30 p.m. Cowgirls coach Joe Legerski says this is a great opportunity for the team and a challenge. The...
March 12, 2018

Historic season comes to an end for Augustana Women
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. -- They found themselves buried in a hole early, and unfortunately, they couldn't dig themselves out of it, as the Augustana women's basketball season comes to a close after the Vikings dropped an 81-42 contest to No. 2 Central Missouri Monday night in the Centr...
March 12, 2018

Former Scooper Lynsey Prosser helps lead Augustana to Central Region semifinal win
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. - Former Sturgis Scooper Lynsey Prosser had a big game for Augustana as they picked up a crucial win Saturday night. The Vikings defeated one of their biggest rivals, Northern State, 90-86, in a wild overtime victory. Augustana returns to action on Monday, Ma...
March 10, 2018

Madison, Tripp-Delmont Armour win Spirit of Six Awards
UNDATED - The annual Spirit of Six awards were handed out Saturday night at the Girls Class A and B Basketball Tournaments. The annual Spirit of Six award is given out every year to a cheerleading squad considered best on crowd control, sportsmanship and enthusiasm and dress. I...
March 10, 2018

Olson pushes Eagles past Rush Saturday Night
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Shaquille Merasty scored for a second straight night to put the Rapid City Rush on top first, but a shorthanded Colorado Eagles squad received a power play goal from Ryan Olsen to take a narrow 2-1 win over the Rush in the final game ever between both sides in ...
March 10, 2018

Saturday Night, March 10, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Saturday Night, March 10, High School Basketball Scoreboard: BOYS PREP BASKETBALL Tripp-Delmont/Armour 58, Ethan 46 GIRLS PREP BASKETBALL Class A Fifth Place Aberdeen Roncalli 42, Belle Fourche 30 Class A Seventh Place Vermillion 76, Crow Creek 5...
March 10, 2018

Making History; St Thomas More wins fifth straight championship
WATERTOWN, S.D. - For the fifth straight year, the St Thomas More girls are champions. The Lady Cavaliers defeated Madison 54-41 to win the Class A Girls State Championship Saturday night. It is the fifth straight championship for St Thomas More -- tying Sioux Falls Roosevelt a...
March 10, 2018

Belle Fourche girls fall to Aberdeen Roncalli for sixth place; Faith takes seventh place
WATERTOWN, S.D. - The Belle Fourche girls basketball team will bring home a sixth place finish after a 42-30 loss to Aberdeen Roncalli Saturday in a consolation game at the State A Girls Basketball Tournament. Belle Fourche started the game with a 14-6 lead over the Cavaliers. A...
March 10, 2018

Yellow Jackets fall to Angelo State in NCAA First Round
LUBBOCK, Texas – The Black Hills State women's basketball team fell in the NCAA Division II NCAA Tournament First Round to Angelo State University, 87-75, on Friday evening. The Yellow Jackets wrapped up a 24-8 season in which they made it to the RMAC Championship Game and ...
March 10, 2018

Friday Night, March 9, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Friday Night, March 9, High School Basketball Scoreboard: GIRLS BASKETBALL Class A Semifinal Madison 60, West Central 44 St. Thomas More 63, McCook Central/Montrose 54 Consolation Semifinal Aberdeen Roncalli 58, Vermillion 45 Belle Fourche 79, Crow ...
March 9, 2018

St Thomas More headed back to championship game with win over McCook Central Montrose
WATERTOWN, S.D. - St Thomas More has punched their ticket to another state championship game with a 63-54 win over McCook Central/Montrose. The Cavaliers jumped out to an 18-6 lead after one quarter, by the Fighting Cougars battled back, outscoring St Thomas More in the second a...
March 9, 2018

Belle Fourche bounces back from opening round loss; Warner cruises past Faith
WATERTOWN, S.D. – Belle Fourche bounced back from an opening session loss to beat Crow Creek 79-53 in consolation play at the girls Class A State Basketball Tournament Friday. Four Belle Fourche players scored in double-figures, with Mandee Williamson leading the way with ...
March 8, 2018

Thursday Night, March 8, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Thursday Night, March 8, High School Basketball Scoreboard: BOYS BASKETBALL Class A Round of 16 Dakota Valley 59, Bon Homme 50 Pine Ridge 69, Dell Rapids 66 Red Cloud 79, Miller 55 Sioux Valley 79, Hot Springs 56 Class B Round of 16 Bridgewater-Em...
March 8, 2018

St Thomas More rolls to opening round win at State A Tournament
WATERTOWN, S.D. - St Thomas More had little trouble with Vermillion Thursday night, as they opened up the girls Class A State Tournament with a 44-26 win. The four-time defending champions wasted no time in jumping out on top, outscoring the Tanagers 14 to 5 in the first quarter...
March 8, 2018

Belle Fourche, Faith girls drop opening games at state tournament
UNDATED - Madison used an 18-5 run in the second quarter to pull ahead of Belle Fourche, and stun the top seeded Broncs in first round action of the Class A Girls Basketball Tournament. The Broncs got off to a strong start -- leading Madison 18-16 after one. But Jessi Giles was...
March 8, 2018

Wednesday Night, March 7, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Wednesday Night, March 7, High School Basketball Scoreboard: BOYS BASKETBALL Class A Round of 16 Crow Creek 53, Parker 50 Madison 62, Aberdeen Roncalli 42 Sioux Falls Christian 75, St. Thomas More 52 Tea Area 66, Sisseton 48 Class B Round of 16 Ca...
March 8, 2018

Jenkins, Daum lift Jackrabbits back to NCAA tourney
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — The Jackrabbits are tourney bound again. David Jenkins Jr. scored 29 points, Mike Daum had 25 points and 11 rebounds, and South Dakota State beat South Dakota 97-87 on Tuesday night to win the Summit League Tournament championship, clinching the Jackrab...
March 6, 2018

SDSU women win 8th Summit League tourney title in 10 years
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — Summit League player of the year Macy Miller had 16 points, 11 rebounds, four assists and three steals and South Dakota State snapped rival South Dakota's 20-game winning streak with a 65-50 victory on Tuesday for its eighth automatic NCAA Tournament b...
March 5, 2018

Mooney, USD beat Denver, advance to Summit title game
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — Matt Mooney scored 20 points on 8-of-10 shooting to help No. 2 seed South Dakota beat third-seeded Denver 76-58 on Monday night in the Summit League Tournament semifinals. The Coyotes, who have won nine of their last 10 games since an 84-68 loss at De...
March 5, 2018

Yellow Jacket women earn No. 5 seed in South Central Region
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – The NCAA Division II Women's Basketball Committee announced the 64-team field that will compete in the 2018 Basketball Championship. Black Hills State University earned the No. 5 seed in the South Central Region and will play No. 4-seeded Angelo State o...
March 5, 2018

South Dakota State beats North Dakota State 78-57
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — David Jenkins Jr. had 24 points on 10-of-15 shooting and South Dakota State beat North Dakota State 78-57 in the Summit League Tournament semifinals on Monday night. Mike Daum added 19 points and 11 rebounds for the top-seeded Jackrabbits (27-6), who ...
March 5, 2018

Saturday Night, March 3, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Saturday Night, March 3, 2018, High School Basketball Scoreboard: BOYS PREP BASKETBALL Class AA Round of 16 Douglas 72, Brandon Valley 69, 2OT Harrisburg 54, Watertown 48 RC Central 100, Spearfish 41 Rapid City Stevens 60, Pierre 45 Sioux Falls Li...
March 4, 2018

Friday Night, March 2, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Friday Night, March 2, High School Basketball Scoreboard: BOYS BASKETBALL Region 1A Semifinal Aberdeen Roncalli 59, Tiospa Zina Tribal 51 Sisseton 61, Milbank 45 Region 2A Semifinal Madison 58, Hamlin 45 Sioux Valley 65, Flandreau 63 Region 3A Se...
March 2, 2018

Scooper girls end season with Round of 16 loss to Harrisburg
HARRSIBURG, S.D - Harrisburg punched their ticket to the girls Class AA State Tournament with a 56-40 win over Sturgis Friday night. Harrisburg jumped out to an 11-4 lead after the first quarter, and never lost the lead. ] The Tigers outscored the Scoopers 13-9 in the second an...
March 2, 2018

Belle Fourche and Faith girls punch ticket to state tournament
UNDATED - The Belle Fourche and Faith girls are headed to the state tournament after wins Thursday night. Belle Fourche won their Round of 16 game with a 50-38 win over Wagner. The St Thomas More girls will join Belle Fourche at the state tournament after they defeated Redfield/...
March 2, 2018

Rush win on the road at Kansas City
INDEPENDENCE, MO - Matt Caito scored on his team’s only power play of the night, and Kenton Miller provided the eventual game-winner with 10.5 seconds left in the first to give the Rapid City Rush a narrow 2-1 win over the Kansas City Mavericks on Tuesday night.  The w...
February 27, 2018

Erickson's 19 points leads BHSU past FLC in Quarterfinals
SPEARFISH, S.D. – The Black Hills State women's basketball team held on to defeat Fort Lewis, 59-56, on Tuesday evening in the RMAC Quarterfinals.    Rachel Erickson had 19 points to lead the way for the Yellow Jackets (23-6, 16-6 RMAC). Lyndzi Rich had 14 points...
February 27, 2018

CSUP Holds Off Determined Hardrockers In 1st Round Of RMAC WBB Tourney
PUEBLO, Colo. --- The South Dakota School of Mines women's basketball team went toe-to-toe with the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference regular season champions CSU-Pueblo Tuesday night during the RMAC Shootout quarterfinals post-season tournament, but the Lady ThunderWolves hits ...
February 27, 2018

Round of 16 pairings set for Class AA boys and girls basketball
UNDATED - The South Dakota High School Activities Association has set the pairings for the Round of 16 in Class AA girls and boys basketball. The ninth seeded Sturgis Scooper boys will play at Sioux Falls O'Gorman on Saturday. The winner of that game, and the other seven, will g...
February 27, 2018

Tuesday Night, February 27, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Tuesday Night, February 27, High School Basketball Scoreboard: BOYS BASKETBALL Sioux Falls Lincoln 80, Sioux Falls Roosevelt 63 Region 1A First Round Aberdeen Roncalli 64, Webster 24 Milbank 57, Redfield/Doland 46 Tiospa Zina Tribal 62, Groton Area 5...
February 27, 2018

Monday Night, February 26, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Monday Night, February 26, High School Basketball Scoreboard:      BOYS BASKETBALL      RC Central 61, Sturgis Brown 55      Rapid City Stevens 92, Spearfish 55    &n...
February 26, 2018

Scooper boys fall to RC Central in OT; girls win
STURGIS, S.D. – A 10-point swing late in the fourth quarter helped the Sturgis Scooper boys force overtime with second-seeded Rapid City Central Monday night. The run was courtesy of Dawson Geuke and Connor Crane. Crane calmly knocked down the trey with 5-seconds left in r...
February 26, 2018

BHSU falls in regular season finale to Regis; Women clinch home playoff game with win
DENVER, Colo. – The Black Hills State University men's basketball team fell to Regis, 83-71, on Saturday evening to wrap up the regular season. Dez Stoudamire scored 15 points to lead the Yellow Jackets (15-11, 12-10 RMAC), while Makaleb McInnis recorded 13 points. Antonio...
February 25, 2018

Hardrockers Win Triple OT Thriller Over CSC; Eagles stun Hardrocker women
CHADRON, Neb. --- It took three overtime periods for the South Dakota School of Mines men's basketball team to close out the 2017-18 season, where the Hardrockers pulled off a thrilling, 88-85, over Chadron State College Saturday night in Chadron, Neb., during the Rocky Mountain ...
February 25, 2018

Saturday Night, February 24, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Saturday Night, February 24, High Scholl Basketball Scoreboard: BOYS’ BASKETBALL Brandon Valley 54, Yankton 44Rapid City Christian 73, Lead-Deadwood 46Sturgis 49, Douglas 38GIRLS’ BASKETBALL Sturgis 61, Douglas 32Brookings 47, Roosevelt 42Bra...
February 24, 2018

Pierre wins team title at State A Wrestling
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. - The Sturgis Scoopers crowned two champions at this year's Class A State Wrestling Tournament. Jacob Wood finished an undefeated season with a 106 pound championship, defeating Cael Larson of Rapid City Central in a 1-0 decision. Bailey Brengle also brought h...
February 24, 2018

Canton takes team title at State B Wrestling
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. - The Philip Scottie wrestling team wrapped up a good year with a fourth place team finish at the State B Wrestling Tournament Saturday. The Scotties crowned one champion this year -- McCoy Peterson at 120 pounds. Blair Blasius brought home third place in the 1...
February 24, 2018

Scooper girls and boys defeat Douglas
BOX ELDER, S.D. - Both Sturgis Scooper girls and boys won at Douglas in Saturday night basketball action. The Scooper girls used a 25-9 run in the second quarter to pull away, and win 62-31. The Scoopers were lead by Olivia Jolley's 21 points. Brook Janz added 17 points. The S...
February 24, 2018

Rally Falls Short For 'Rockers men and women at Regis
DENVER, Colo. --- The South Dakota School of Mines men's basketball team shook off an early stumble in the second half of play against the Regis University Rangers Friday night during a Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference matchup in Denver, Colo., and nearly pulled off a late rall...
February 23, 2018

Stoudamire and Malcolm lead Jackets past Eagles; women win on the road
CHADRON, Neb. – Five players scored in double figures, as the Black Hills State University men's basketball team defeated Chadron State College, 89-60, on Friday evening.   Dez Stoudamire scored 20 points to lead the Yellow Jackets (15-10, 12-9 RMAC), wh...
February 23, 2018

Siavk nets winner in return to Rush
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Peter Sivak broke a 2-2 tie with 13:10 left in the game, notching his first goal since missing seven games two weeks ago to help the Rapid City Rush defeat the Idaho Steelheads by a 4-2 score on Friday night.  The win gives the Rush a split of their f...
February 23, 2018

Friday Night, February 23, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Friday Night, February 23, High School Basketball Scoreboard:    BOYS BASKETBALL      Andes Central/Dakota Christian 54, Gayville-Volin 51      Arlington 63, Clark/Willow Lake 61   ...
February 23, 2018

Thursday Night, February 22, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Thursday Night, February 22, High School Basketball Scoreboard:     BOYS BASKETBALL      Aberdeen Central 51, Watertown 46      Dupree 69, Wakpala 56      Faith 62, R...
February 22, 2018

Rapid City Stevens rolls over Sturgis
RAPID CITY, S.D. – Rapid City Stevens used a well balanced attack to sweep the season series from Sturgis in a 60-45 win Thursday night. Rapid City Stevens had four players score in double-figures and used a third quarter 17-9 run to pull away from the Scoopers. The Raide...
February 22, 2018

Wednesday Night, February 21, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Wednesday Night, February 21, High School Basketball Scoreboard: BOYS PREP BASKETBALL Crow Creek 66, Winner 49 McLaughlin 70, Cheyenne-Eagle Butte 46 Miller 80, Stanley County 66 Takini 68, Crazy Horse 46...
February 21, 2018

Tuesday Night, February 20, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Tuesday Night, February 20, High School Basketball Scoreboard: BOYS BASKETBALL      Aberdeen Central 66, Mitchell 37      Faulkton 68, Edmunds Central 61      Hill City 63, Custer 5...
February 20, 2018

Monday Night, February 19, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Monday Night, February 19, High School Basketball Scoreboard: BOYS PREP BASKETBALL Bon Homme 67, Irene-Wakonda 58 Canistota 61, Menno 48 Corsica/Stickney 64, Parkston 41 Sioux Falls Christian 102, Garretson 54 Sisseton 56, Morris Area/Chokio-Alberta, ...
February 19, 2018

South Dakota Media Prep Basketball Poll for Week of February 19
UNDAED - The South Dakota Prep Media basketball poll for the week of Feb. 19 is listed below, ranking the top-five teams, the team’s record, points received and ranking in the previous poll. First-place votes are indicated in parentheses.     Boys Class AA 1. ...
February 19, 2018

Results from Region 4B Wrestling
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Results from the Region 4B Wrestling Tournament Saturday. Top four finishers earn trip to State. TEAM STANDINGS: 1, Mobridge-Pollock, 181.5; 2, Custer/Edgemont, 174.0; 3, Philip, 163.0; 4, Bennett County, 116.5; 5, Hot Springs, 109.0; 6, Lead-Deadwood, 90...
February 18, 2018

Rapid City Stevens wins team title at Wrestling Regional
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Rapid City Stevens edged Sturgis for the team title at the Region 4A Wrestling championships Saturday. Stevens finished with 228.5 points -- just ahead of Sturgis with 201.0. Both teams will send 14 wrestlers to the station tournament next weekend. Winning ...
February 18, 2018

Yellow Jacket men and women defeat Mavericks on Senior Night
SPEARFISH, S.D. – Two players scored over 20 points, as the Black Hills State University men's basketball team defeated Colorado Mesa University, 84-74, on Saturday evening. The game was senior night for Zach McLemore, Wyatt Krogman, and student assistant coach Thomas Bush....
February 17, 2018

Daum powers South Dakota State past Western Illinois, 82-62
BROOKINGS, S.D. (AP) — Mike Daum hit the 30-point plateau for the 10th time this season and South Dakota State won its 14th straight home game, beating Western Illinois 82-62 Saturday afternoon to hold onto first place in the Summit League standings. The Jackrabbits have...
February 17, 2018

Mooney with 28 points leads South Dakota past Omaha 79-64
VERMILLION, S.D. (AP) — Matt Mooney scored 28 points and South Dakota beat Omaha 79-64 on Saturday afternoon. The Coyotes (24-6, 11-2 Summit League) are on a six-game streak and are a half game behind leader South Dakota State (23-6, 11-1) in the conference standings. Th...
February 17, 2018

Saturday Night, February 17, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Saturday night, February 17, High School Basketball Scoreboard: BOYS' BASKETBALL Aberdeen Central 88, Harrisburg 80 Arlington 43, Warner 38, OT Brandon Valley 49, Pierre 40 Bridgewater-Emery 91, Viborg-Hurley 63 Deubrook 65, Chester 59 El...
February 17, 2018

Scoopers sweep Hot Springs Saturday
STURGIS, S.D. - Both Sturgis Scooper girls and boys picked up victories Saturday by defeating Hot Springs. The Scoopers boys used a third quarter spurt to pull ahead by double-digits and cruise to a 61-49 win. Hot Springs jumped out early on the Scoopers, leading 13-10 after one...
February 17, 2018

Friday Night, February 16, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Friday Night, February 16, High School Basketball Scoreboard:  BOYS BASKETBALL      Aberdeen Christian 53, Northwestern 46     Andes Central/Dakota Christian 59, Sunshine Bible Academy 46    ...
February 16, 2018

Red Cloud erases double-digit deficit to beat Sturgis; Scooper girls hang on
STURGIS, S.D. - Red Cloud erased a 14-point deficit and beat Sturgis by 7 Friday night. It looked like the Scoopers would roll in the first quarter as Connor Crane knocked down four 3-pointers and Sturgis led 22-8. But red Cloud would chp in to the lead in the second quarter, an...
February 16, 2018

Thursday Night, February 15, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Thursday Night, February 15, High School Basketball Scoreboard: BOYS BASKETBALL     Aberdeen Roncalli 68, Britton-Hecla 46     Canistota 58, Irene-Wakonda 49, OT     Corsica/Stickney 51, Hanson 49...
February 15, 2018

Rodeo, equestrian competitors ask Congress for driver's license exception
BILLINGS, Mont. - Rodeo and equestrian competitors are asking the U.S. House of Representatives to make an exception for them as federal horse trailer regulations threaten their travel. The Billings Gazette reported Tuesday that the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration re...
February 13, 2018

Tuesday Night, February 13, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Tuesday Night, February 13, High School Basketball Scoreboard:  BOYS BASKETBALL     Aberdeen Central 60, Brookings 28     Andes Central/Dakota Christian 53, Parkston 48     Bon Homme 57, Mt. ...
February 13, 2018

South Dakota Prep Media Basketball Poll for Week of February 12
UNDATED - The South Dakota Prep Media basketball poll for the week of Feb. 12 is listed below, ranking the top-five teams, the team’s record, points received and ranking in the previous poll. First-place votes are indicated in parentheses . Boys Class AA 1. Rapid City ...
February 12, 2018

Monday Night, February 12, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Monday Night, February 12, high school basketball scoreboard:  BOYS' BASKETBALL     Aberdeen Roncalli 61, Groton Area 58     Avon 54, Gayville-Volin 52     Bon Homme 48, West Central 47 ...
February 12, 2018

Rush use power play to defeat Utah Saturday night
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Gustav Bouramman broke a 1-1 deadlock with 15 minutes left in the game to give the Rapid City Rush a 2-1 win over the Utah Grizzlies on Saturday night.  The win gives the Rush a clean sweep of the Grizzlies in three games this week.  The game also mar...
February 10, 2018

Watertown's Kyah Morris wins Class AA Gymnastics All Around title
WATERTOWN, S.D. - Watertown's Kyah Morris won three events en-route to capturing the All Around title at the State AA Gymnastics meet Saturday. Morris won the Vault, Bars and Beam -- losing on the Floor Exercise to Rachel Gannon of Brookings. Here are official results from both...
February 10, 2018

Saturday Night, February 10, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Saturday Night, February 10, High School Basketball Scoreboard: BOYS’ BASKETBALL Aberdeen Central 64, Yankton 55 Burke/South Central 46, Alcester-Hudson 34 Chester 65, Dell Rapids St. Mary 46 Cheyenne-Eagle Butte 63, St. Francis Indian 55 Flandr...
February 10, 2018

Orediggers Break Away In 2nd Half, Defeat Hardrocker Men; Lady Hardrockers get win
RAPID CITY, S.D. - A second-half outburst by Colorado School of Mines gave the Orediggers a 73-52 win over the South Dakota School of Mines men's basketball team during a Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference matchup Saturday at the King Center in Rapid City, S.D. The Orediggers (1...
February 10, 2018

Hot shooting leads Yellow Jacket men and women past Cougars
SPEARFISH, S.D. – Three players scored in double figures, as the Black Hills State University men's basketball team cruised by Colorado Christian, 97-73, on Saturday evening.   Fraser Malcolm had 20 points and five rebounds to lead the Yellow Jackets (13-10, 10-9 RMAC...
February 10, 2018

Daum leads South Dakota State over Oral Roberts 85-75
TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Mike Daum had 27 points and 14 rebounds and made all 11 of his foul shots to help South Dakota State beat Oral Roberts 85-75 on Saturday night. David Jenkins scored 16 points for the Jackrabbits (22-6, 10-1 Summit League), who won their fifth straight...
February 10, 2018

Mitchell and Deuel win team titles at state gymnastics
WATERTOWN, S.D. - The State Gymnastics Meet was underway at the Civic Arena in Watertown on Friday February 9. Mitchell took home the team title in Class AA, while Deuel won the team state championship in Class A. Mitchell won the uneven bars and balance beam en-route to a first...
February 9, 2018

Rush hold off late Utah rally
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Kenton Miller, Jack Walker, and Tyler Deresky led a furious charge for the Rapid City Rush, but their large lead was cut by the Utah Grizzlies, who’s rally was cut short, leading to a 6-5 Rush win on Friday night.   The Grizzlies jumped on the boar...
February 9, 2018

Friday Night, February 9, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Friday Night, February 9, High School Basketball Scoreboard:  BOYS BASKETBALL     Aberdeen Central 63, Brandon Valley 52     Baltic 60, Alcester-Hudson 36     Beresford 63, Elk Point-Jefferso...
February 9, 2018

Thursday Night, February 8, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Thursday Night, February 8, high school basketball scoreboard:  BOYS BASKETBALL     Aberdeen Christian 72, Eureka/Bowdle 41     Beresford 61, Garretson 54     Brandon Valley 64, Brookings 50&...
February 8, 2018

Three Scoopers sign letters of intent Wednesday
STURGIS, S.D. - Three Sturgis Scooper football players signed letters of intent on National Signing Day Wednesday. Joel Carpenter has signed on to play football at Chadron State College. The 6-1, 230 pound defensive tackle was first all team DT and was named to first team all c...
February 7, 2018

Kenton Miller's hat trick propels Rush to victory
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Kenton Miller caused a crowd of 5,000 school children to erupt with cheers with his first hat trick of the season, and along with the two-point nights of Daniel Leavens, Josh Elmes, and Evan Janssen, powered the Rapid City Rush to a 6-3 win over the Utah Grizzl...
February 6, 2018

Frost Fever: 1st spring game at Nebraska sells out in day
LINCOLN, Neb. - Nebraska's spring football game at 85,000-seat Memorial Stadium - the first under new coach Scott Frost - sold out one day after tickets went on sale. The school announced Wednesday that all tickets were gone for the April 21 scrimmage at 85,000-seat Memorial Sta...
February 6, 2018

Tuesday Night, February 6, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Tuesday Night, February 6, High School Basketball Scoreboard: BOYS BASKETBALL     Andes Central 69, Marty Indian 57     Arlington 54, Florence/Henry 37     Baltic 55, Howard 36   &n...
February 6, 2018

BHSU men and women sweep School of Mines
RAPID CITY, S.D. – Dez Stoudamire sank four threes, as the Black Hills State University men's basketball team edged South Dakota School of Mines, 66-65, on Tuesday evening. Stoudamire finished with 14 points, going 4-for-5 from beyond the arc to lead the Yellow Jackets (12...
February 6, 2018

Watson scores 30 points as Stevens gets by Sturgis
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Kyah Watson struggled at the free throw line, but was dominating everywhere else as the Stevens Raiders beat Sturgis 64-57 Tuesday night. Watson scored half of her points in the first half, and continued her dominance in the second. Watson struggled from the f...
February 6, 2018

Monday Night, February 5, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Monday Night, February 5, High School Basketball Scoreboard: BOYS’ BASKETBALL Bridgewater-Emery 80, Canton 52 Colman-Egan 52, Baltic 44 DeSmet 64, Castlewood 53 Ethan 86, Wagner 54 Garretson 67, Howard 49 Great Plains Lutheran 57, Elkton-Lake B...
February 5, 2018

South Dakota Prep Media Baskeball Poll for week of February 5
UNDATED - The South Dakota Prep Media basketball poll for the week of Feb. 5 is listed below, ranking the top-five teams, the team’s record, points received and ranking in the previous poll. First-place votes are indicated in parentheses. Boys Class AA 1. Rapid City Ste...
February 5, 2018

Krogman scores season-high, BHSU men falls to UCCS; women go cold in fourth, fall to Mountain Lions
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – Wyatt Krogman scored a season-high 17 points, but the Black Hills State University men's basketball team fell to the University of Colorado Colorado Springs, 82-64, on Saturday evening. Krogman scored 17 points, a season-high, in 33 minutes to lea...
February 4, 2018

Rapid City Stevens wins Yankton Invitational
YANKTON, S.D. - The Rapid City Stevens wrestling team came out on top at the Yankton Invite Saturday. The Raiders scored 222.5 points and crowned two champions. Darian Malone won at 106 pounds and Dante Colicheski came away with the 182 pound victory. Pierre came in second in t...
February 4, 2018

Saturday Night, February 3, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Saturday Night, February 3, High School Basketball Scoreboard: BOYS' BASKETBALL Arlington 59, Great Plains Lutheran 56, OT Bennett County 53, Lead-Deadwood 41 Bridgewater-Emery 63, Gregory 38 Cheyenne-Eagle Butte 66, Winner 62 Clark/Willow...
February 3, 2018

Roadrunners Slow Hardrocker Men; MSU Denver Steals RMAC Win From Women
DENVER, Colo. --- The South Dakota School of Mines men's basketball team had several opportunities t down the stretch to get back into the game  Saturday night in Denver, Colo., but sometimes the ball just won't fall into the basket. The Hardrockers could not muster enough ...
February 3, 2018

Friday Night, February 2, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Friday Night, February 2, High School Basketball Scoreboard: BOYS BASKETBALL Beresford 60, Alcester-Hudson 26 Bon Homme 60, Avon 34 Brandon Valley 54, Watertown 49 Britton-Hecla 70, Waverly-South Shore 49 Colome 56, Andes Central/Dakota Ch...
February 2, 2018

Scooper wrestlers celebrate senior night with win
STURGIS, S.D. - The Sturgis Scooper wrestling team celebrated senior night by whipping up on Spearfish in a dual Thursday. The Scoopers had four wrestlers get pin falls and celebrated two major decisions in a 53-12 victory over Spearfish. Getting pins were Kelton Olson at 106 p...
February 1, 2018

Thursday Night, February 1, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Thursday Night, February 1, High School Basketball Scoreboard: BOYS BASKETBALL Andes Central 57, Wagner 28 Arlington 74, Dell Rapids St. Mary 52 Burke/South Central 52, Marty Indian 40 Colman-Egan 54, Lake Preston 38 Corsica/Stickney 59, S...
February 1, 2018

Oilers blank Rush 3-0
TULSA, Okla. - Devin Williams stopped all 30 shots he saw against the Rapid City Rush, earning his Tulsa Oilers a 3-0 win on Tuesday night.  The game marked the fourth out of six games on the annual “Stock Show Road Trip” for the Rush.   Ryan Tesink provid...
January 30, 2018

Six forefeits help Scoopers to dismantling of Douglas
STURGIS, S.D. - The Sturgis Wrestling team cruised to a 56-12 win over Douglas Tuesday night, courtesy of six forfeit victories. The Scoopers won five of the eight matches that were wrestled. Kelton Olson picked up a win at 106 pounds with a 12-2 decision over Payton DeWitt. At...
January 30, 2018

Tuesday Night, January 30, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Tuesday Night, January 30, High School Basketball Scoreboard: BOYS BASKETBALL     Aberdeen Central 62, Huron 47     Alcester-Hudson 47, Centerville 40     Arlington 47, Hamlin 41   ...
January 30, 2018

Belle Fourche upends St Thomas More in battle of number one and two
BELLE FOURCHE, S.D. – Taylor Hanson scored 14 points and helped lead the Belle Fourche Broncs to a 43-42 win over defending State A champion St Thomas More Tuesday night. The win for the Broncs will almost certainly guarantee them a number one ranking next week in the poll...
January 30, 2018

Daum has 35 points, 18 boards; South Dakota St beats Omaha
BROOKINGS, S.D. — Mike Daum scored 35 points and grabbed 18 rebounds for his 24th career double-double and South Dakota State beat Omaha 80-60 on Tuesday night. Daum went over 30 points for the 20th time in his career. He also became the first Jackrabbit at the Division ...
January 30, 2018

Monday Night, January 29, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Monday Night, January 29, high school basketball scoreboard: BOYS' BASKETBALL Aberdeen Christian 55, Britton-Hecla 51 Avon 49, Menno 45 Canby, Minn. 41, Deubrook 39 Corsica/Stickney 54, Bon Homme 51, OT Freeman 60, Scotland 33 Harrisburg ...
January 29, 2018

Late goal by Kansas City dooms Rush
KANSAS CITY, MO - Jared VanWormer struck on the final power play of the game with 1:46 left on the clock to give the Kansas City Mavericks a 2-1 win over the Rapid City Rush in their series finale on Saturday night.  The loss puts the Rush a 2-1-0 in the first half of their ...
January 27, 2018

Wrestling Scoreboard: Raiders win Belle Fourche Invite
BELLE FOURCHE, S.D. - Rapid City Stevens claimed the team title of the Belle Fourche Invitational on Saturday, finished with 328 points. The Sturgis Scoopers came in second place with 250.5 and Dickinison finished in third. For Sturgis, Shane Owens won the 120 pound title, and ...
January 27, 2018

Saturday Night, January 27, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Saturday Night, January 27, High School Basketball Scoreboard: BOYS’ BASKETBALL Aberdeen Christian 46, Great Plains Lutheran 39 Chadron, Neb. 57, Douglas 56 Faulkton 58, Hitchcock-Tulare 28 Harding County 74, New Underwood 31 Hemingford, Neb. 6...
January 27, 2018

Rally Falls Short For SD Mines MBB in Grand Junction; Lady Mavericks Come Away With RMAC Win
GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. --- The Mavericks were looking to go perfect on the weekend for the first time since Nov. 24-25 as they played host to the Hardrockers of South Dakota School of Mines (SDSMT). The Hardrockers kept it close almost pulling off a late rally, but a run by the ho...
January 27, 2018

BHSU men falls on the road to Western State; Yellow Jacket women hold off Mountaineers
GUNNISON, Colo. – The Black Hills State University men's basketball team fell to Western State, 90-76, on Saturday evening. Fraser Malcolm had 24 points and seven rebounds to lead the Yellow Jackets (11-8, 8-7 RMAC). Makaleb McInnis recorded 17 points, and Wyatt Krogman ch...
January 27, 2018

Daum powers South Dakota State to 78-76 win over Fort Wayne
BROOKINGS, S.D. (AP) — Mike Daum tossed in 23 points, including two free throws with 21 seconds left in the game, and South Dakota State hung on for a 78-76 victory over Fort Wayne on Saturday. Daum added 14 rebounds, giving him double-doubles in six of his last seven ga...
January 27, 2018

Rosga, Pemberton help Denver knockoff of South Dakota 84-68
DENVER (AP) — Joe Rosga scored 23 points, Jake Pemberton added 20 and Denver made 11 of 19 from 3-point range to knock off league-leader South Dakota 84-68 in a Summit League game on Saturday night. Rosega and Pemberton combined for seven 3s and 27 points as the Pioneers...
January 27, 2018

Thursday Night, January 25, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Thursday Night, January 25, High School Basketball Scoreboard: BOYS BASKETBALL     Bon Homme 58, Andes Central/Dakota Christian 45     Aberdeen Christian 57, Waverly-South Shore 39     Arlington 5...
January 25, 2018

Rush spoil home game for Allen Americans
ALLEN, Texas - Dante Salituro scored twice, including the game-winning power play goal with 3:11 left in the game, and Peter Sivak also chipped in a pair of goals as the Rapid City Rush defeated the Allen Americans by a 5-3 score on Wednesday night.  The game marked the firs...
January 24, 2018

SDSU basketball falls to USD
UNDATED - South Dakota State saw its eight-game winning streak come to an end Wednesday night, falling 87-68 to South Dakota. SDSU (17-6, 5-1 Summit League) shot 40.3 percent from the field and hit 11-of-30 from deep, but struggled at the line and hit just seven of its 14 attemp...
January 24, 2018

Tuesday Night, January 23, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Tuesday Night, January 23, High School Basketball Scoreboard: BOYS BASKETBALL      Aberdeen Central 59, Pierre 40     Belle Fourche 82, Lead-Deadwood 67     Beresford 59, Baltic 44  &nb...
January 23, 2018

Sturgis girls use second half push to beat Hill City
STURGIS, S.D. - After a close first half, Sturgis used a big push in the second to run past Hill City 57-36 Tuesday night. The Scooper girls led by 7 at the end of the first quarter, but the Rangers were strong in the second, and only trailed by nine at halftime. Sturgis, howev...
January 23, 2018

South Dakota High School Basketball Poll for week of January 22
UNDATED - The South Dakota Prep Media basketball poll for the week of Jan. 22 is listed below, ranking the top-five teams, the team’s record, points received and ranking in the previous poll. First-place votes are indicated in parentheses.   Boys Class AA 1. Harri...
January 22, 2018

Monday Night, January 22, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Monday Night, January 22, high school basketball scoreboard: BOYS' BASKETBALL      Bison 68, Dupree 37     Clark/Willow Lake 66, Great Plains Lutheran 42     Hamlin 70, Tiospa Zina Tribal 64 ...
January 22, 2018

Sturgis wins 2, loses one at East-West Duals
PIERRE, S.D. - The Sturgis Scoopers went 2-1 the East-West duals in Pierre over the weekend. The Scoopers defeated Brandon Valley 39-34 in a very competitive dual and defeated Watertown 42-20. The Scooper loss came to Pierre, as the Governors won that dual 47-15. Rapid City Ce...
January 21, 2018

Rockers Stumble In RMAC Loss To Westminster College; Westminster Shocks Lady 'Rockers
RAPID CITY, S.D. --- The South Dakota School of Mines men's basketball team struggled shooting from the field Saturday afternoon and had trouble keeping pace with Westminster College, as the Griffins defeated the Hardrockers, 76-43, during a Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference mat...
January 21, 2018

Gymnastics-Dickinson wins Rapid City Gym-O-Rama
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Dickinson won the team title at the Rapid City Gym-O-Rama Saturday. Dickinson finished with 146.875 points. Pierre came in second with 138.375 and Hot Spriings was third with 128.075 points. Both Rapid City Stevens and Rapid City Central teams were short hand...
January 21, 2018

Rapid City Rush rout Utah
RAPID CITY, S.D. - The Rapid City Rush dominated the Utah Grizzlies Saturday, running away with an 8-3 win. The victory was a sweet one for the Rush -- on beat cancer night. Dante Salituro scored three goals to help lead the Rush. Goalie Adam Vay had 54 saves on the night. Th...
January 21, 2018

Hagedorn leads South Dakota over Omaha 85-71
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Tyler Hagedorn scored 25 points and grabbed seven rebounds and South Dakota beat Omaha 85-71 on Saturday night. Hagedorn was 8 of 17 from the field — including 3 of 4 from distance — for the Coyotes (17-5, 5-1 Summit League), winners of the...
January 20, 2018

South Dakota State routs Western Illinois 98-70
MACOMB, Ill. (AP) — David Jenkins Jr. scored 27 points to lead seven in double-figure scoring as South Dakota State remained undefeated in the Summit League with a 98-70 rout of Western Illinois on Saturday night. South Dakota State (17-5, 5-0) has won eight straight and...
January 20, 2018

Saturday Night, January 20, high school basketball scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Saturday Night, January 20, High School Basketball Scoreboard: BOYS' BASKETBALL Aberdeen Christian 46, Waubay/Summit 40 Avon 59, Wagner 49 Bennett County 62, Philip 44 Crow Creek 73, Todd County 30 Dakota Valley 77, Lawton-Bronson, Iowa 37...
January 20, 2018

Overtime goal lifts Rush to victory
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Peter Sivak scored an overtime goal to life the Rapid City Rush to a 4-3 victory of the Utah Grizzlies Friday night. The Rush struck first as Dante Salituro swung the puck to Daniel Leavens with the extra pass to Peter Sivak who finds the net for the firs...
January 19, 2018

Friday Night, January 20, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Friday Night, January 19, High School Basketball Scoreboard:  BOYS BASKETBALL      Aberdeen Central 62, Mitchell 30     Brandon Valley 51, Huron 44     Britton-Hecla 61, Deuel 47  ...
January 19, 2018

Scooper boys edge Spearfish; Lady Spartans upend Scooper girls
STURGIS, S.D. - Sturgis outlasted a pesky Spearfish Spartan squad Friday night thanks to a 27-point effort by Dawson Gueke, who knocked down three 3-pointers down the stretch to give the Scoopers a 74-62 win. Spearfish gained some momentum to start the third quarter after a tech...
January 19, 2018

Thursday Night, January 18, high school basketball scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Thursday Night, January 18, High School Basketball Scoreboard: BOYS BASKETBALL      Aberdeen Roncalli 61, Groton Area 36     Andes Central/Dakota Christian 53, Avon 52     Bon Homme 49, Parkston ...
January 18, 2018

Scooper boys hold off Pierre
STURGIS, S.D. - The Sturgis Scooper boys basketball team ended a two game losing streak by beating Pierre 64-53 Thursday night. The two teams battled back and fourth until late in the fourth quarter when Sturgis pulled away thanks to a Pierre technical foul and five-point offens...
January 18, 2018

Tuesday Night, January 16, high school basketball scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Tuesday Night, January 16, high school basketball scoreboard:  BOYS BASKETBALL     Avon 70, Mitchell Christian 58     Bon Homme 63, Tripp-Delmont/Armour 48     Bridgewater-Emery 68, West Cent...
January 16, 2018

BHSU men and women sweep school of mines
SPEARFISH, S.D. – Five Yellow Jackets scored in double figures, as the Black Hills State University men's basketball team defeated South Dakota Mines, 92-69, on Tuesday evening. The Green and Gold are now 10-1 on their home court this season. Dez Stoudamire had 22 points t...
January 16, 2018

South Dakota prep basketball poll
UNDATED - The South Dakota Prep Media basketball poll for the week of Jan. 15 is listed below, ranking the top-five teams, the team’s record, points received and ranking in the previous poll. First-place votes are indicated in parentheses. Boys Class AA 1. Harrisburg (1...
January 15, 2018

Rush break losing streak with win over Grizzlies
UNDATED - The Rapid City Rush shook off a series sweep by Colorado with a 3-1 win over Utah Monday night. Riley Weselowski found the back of the net first for Rapid City, and Peter Sivak added the second goal for the Rush. Tyler Deresky added an insurance goal for the Rush in ...
January 15, 2018

Monday Night, January 15, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Monday Night, January 15, High School Basketball Scoreboard: BOYS' BASKETBALL     Dell Rapids 76, Garretson 36     Great Plains Lutheran 53, Waverly-South Shore 39     Harrisburg 63, Sioux Falls R...
January 15, 2018

Minneapolis Miracle - Vikings stun Saints to earn trip to NFC Championship Game
UNDATED - The Minnesota Vikings are heading to the NFC championship game for the first time in eight years. In Sunday's NFC game, Case Keenum connected with Stefon Diggs for a 61-yard touchdown on the game's final play as the Vikings stunned the Saints 29-24 at Minneapolis. Keen...
January 14, 2018

Eagles sweep Rush on Saturday
UNDATED - The Rapid City Rush were swept by their rival Colorado Saturday as the Eagles cruised to an 8-1 victory. With the win, Colorado takes all three of the latest games from the Rush. The Eagles jumped right out to an early 5-0 lead, and the Rush could never regain momentu...
January 14, 2018

Sturgis Wrestling places third at Jerry Opbroek Invitational
MITCHELL, S.D. - The Sturgis Scoopers brought home third place from the Jerry Opbroek Invitational in Mitchell this past weekend. The Scoopers finished with 142.4 points. Rapid City Stevens won the team title with 181.5 and Pierre came in second with 173. Sturgis crowned four c...
January 14, 2018

Saturday Night, January 13, College Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - College basketball scoreboard from January 13: Mens’ College Basketball SDSU 94, Denver 72 Northern State 89, Augustana 78 SMSU 78, Bemidji State 72 Sioux Falls 68, Crookston 52 Mount Marty 65, Concordia 63 Hastings 106, Northwestern 94 Briar Cliff 89, Dord...
January 14, 2018

Fort Lewis Squeaks Out RMAC Win Over SD Mines Men; Lady Hardrockers Handle No. 13 Fort Lewis
RAPID CITY, S.D. --- The South Dakota School of Mines men's basketball team went toe-to-toe against the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference top team and No. 21 ranked Fort Lewis College Saturday evening at the King Center in Rapid City, S.D., but the Hardrockers just ran out of ti...
January 14, 2018

Yellow Jacket men edge Grizzlies, 67-65; Messler's Double-Double Effort Leads BHSU women to Victory
SPEARFISH, S.D. – Fraser Malcolm's 25 points led the way, as the Black Hills State University men's basketball team defeated Adams State, 67-65, on Saturday evening. Malcolm scored over 20 points for the third time this season to lead the Yellow Jackets (10-5, 7-4 RMAC). M...
January 14, 2018

Saturday Night, January 13, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Saturday Night, January 12, high school basketball scoreboard: BOYS’ BASKETBALL Beresford 54, Wagner 42 Bon Homme 63, Chamberlain 56 Brandon Valley 74, Sioux Falls O’Gorman 59 Britton-Hecla 64, Milbank Area 54 Canistota 75, Alcester-Hudson...
January 14, 2018

Adams State holds off Hardrocker Mine; Lady 'Rockers Cage Grizzlies
RAPID CITY, S.D. --- The South Dakota School of Mines men's basketball team attempted an intense rally down the stretch, but couldn't pull off the comeback as the Adams State Grizzlies held off the Hardrockers, 80-70, Friday night during a Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference match...
January 12, 2018

BHSU men and women defeat Fort Lewis
SPEARFISH, S.D. – Makaleb McInnis recorded a double-double as the Black Hills State University men's basketball team defeated No. 21 Fort Lewis College, 67-64, on Friday evening.McInnis scored 20 points and pulled down 11 boards to lead the Yellow Jackets (9-5, 6-...
January 12, 2018

Friday Night, January 12, high school basketball scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Friday Night, January 12, High School Basketball Scoreboard: BOYS BASKETBALL Arlington 69, Deubrook 59 Bridgewater-Emery 67, Menno 40 Canistota 63, Ethan 43 Colman-Egan 53, Estelline 25 Corsica/Stickney 71, Kimball/White Lake 65 Crow Creek 83, Mobridge-P...
January 12, 2018

Scooper girls upset Rapid City Stevens; boys fall
STURGIS, S.D. - Loralee Stock hit a 3-pointer with less than :30 seconds left to lift the Sturgis Scoopers over the Rapid City Stevens in Friday night basketball. It is the first loss of the season for Stevens. Sturgis led most of the game, as the Raiders fought back early in t...
January 12, 2018

Blackmon, Rockies reach $14M, 1-year deal, avoid arbitration
DENVER - NL batting champion Charlie Blackmon and the Colorado Rockies avoided salary arbitration by agreeing to a $14 million, one-year contract. The 31-year-old centerfielder hit .331 with 37 homers and 104 RBIs last year and made $7.3 million. He can become a free agent after...
January 11, 2018

Rapid City Central sweeps Sturgis in boys-girls Thursday night
RAPID CITY, S.D. – Rapid City Central used a late game push from Cameron Hall and Kaileb Walton Blanden to get past Sturgis and remain undefeated Thursday night. Sturgis got off a quick start on the Cobblers, taking a 19-13 lead after the first quarter. Central settled do...
January 11, 2018

Thursday Night, January 11, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Thursday Night, January 11, High School Basketball Scoreboard: BOYS BASKETBALL      Aberdeen Christian 52, Potter County 51     Akron-Westfield, Iowa 78, Alcester-Hudson 46     Andes Central/Dako...
January 11, 2018

Thursday Night, January 11, Wrestling Scoreboard
UNDATED - High School Wrestling Scores from Thursday, January 11: Spearfish 51, Douglas 25 Sioux Falls Washington 39, Boyden-Hull/Rock Valley 36 Wessington Springs Quadrangular Howard 41, Kimball/White Lake/Platte Geddes 28 Howard 75, Wessington Springs/Woonsocket 6 Howard ...
January 11, 2018

Tuesday Night, January 9, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Tuesday Night, January 9, High School Basketball Scoreboard: BOYS BASKETBALL     Aberdeen Central 53, Brookings 47     Aberdeen Christian 69, Webster 53     Aberdeen Roncalli 70, Tiospa Zina Triba...
January 9, 2018

Hill City can't keep up with hot shooting Scoopers
HILL CITY, S.D. - Hill City gave it their all, but couldn't keep up with a hot shooting Sturgis Scooper team Tuesday night. Sturgis jumped out to a 26-17 lead after the first quarter, and led 42-30 at halftime. At one point, Hill City would close to within 5-points, but Sturgis...
January 9, 2018

South Dakota High School Weekly Boys and Girls Basketball Poll
UNDATED - The South Dakota Prep Media basketball poll for the week of Jan. 8 is listed below, ranking the top-five teams, the team’s record, points received and ranking in the previous poll. First-place votes are indicated in parentheses.   Boys Class AA 1. Siou...
January 8, 2018

Monday Night, January 8, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your High School Basketball Scoreboard from Monday, January 8: BOYS' BASKETBALL     Bridgewater-Emery 84, Ethan 55     Canistota 71, Gayville-Volin 48     Douglas 69, Lead-Deadwood 35   ...
January 8, 2018

Former Scooper helping Augustana to a 14-0 start to season
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – The fantastic season for the Augustana Women’s Basketball team continues, and the coach’s poll is starting to take notice. The Vikings are a perfect 14-0, coming off an 85-66 win over Concordia College on Saturday night. They are currently r...
January 7, 2018

Scooper boys dimsantle Custer; Scooper girls lose to Lady Wlidcats
CUSTER, S.D. - The Sturgis Scoopers opened up a 17-5 lead after one quarter, and continued their dominance the rest of the way in a 59-16 dismantling of the Custer Wildcats Saturday night. Connor Crane started it all off with a three pointer from the right wing and finished with...
January 6, 2018

ThunderWolves' Pressure Trips Up Hardrocker Men; Women fall short
PUEBLO, Colo. --- The South Dakota School of Mines men's basketball team let an 18-point lead slip away in the second half of action Friday night as the CSU-Pueblo ThunderWolves pulled off a late rally to defeat the Hardrockers, 87-74, during a Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference ...
January 6, 2018

Double-Digit Effort by Three Players Carry BHSU men to Victory, 72-67; women come up short
PUEBLO, Colo. – A double-digit effort by three players, including a double-double by Fraser Malcolm, carried the Black Hills State University men's basketball team to its second win and season sweep over the Colorado State University-Pueblo ThunderWolves, 72-67, on Saturday...
January 6, 2018

Hunter leads North Dakota State over South Dakota 84-79
VERMILLION, S.D. — Cameron Hunter scored a career-best 35 points to lead North Dakota State in an 84-79 win over South Dakota in Summit League action on Saturday. Hunter was 9 of 12 from the field, made all five from distance and was 12 of 14 from the line for the Bison ...
January 6, 2018

South Dakota State rolls to 101-88 win over Omaha
OMAHA, Neb. — Mike Daum scored 27 points and grabbed 11 rebounds and South Dakota State rolled to 101-88 win over Omaha on Saturday night. It was Daum's eighth double-double of the season. David Jenkins Jr. added 22 points and five rebounds, Reed Tellinghuisen had 16 poi...
January 6, 2018

SDSU men and women win Summit League openers
BROOKINGS, S.D. - Mike Daum scored 37 points, Reed Tellinghuisen added 22 and the South Dakota State men's basketball team claimed an 87-80 road win Wednesday evening, taking down North Dakota State in its Summit League opener. SDSU (13-5, 1-0 Summit League) shot over 50 percent...
January 3, 2018

Tuesday Night, January 2, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Tuesday Night, January 2, high school basketball scoreboard: BOYS BASKETBALL     Aberdeen Central 56, Huron 39     Bon Homme 65, Tri-Valley 51     Brandon Valley 73, Mitchell 57   &...
January 2, 2018

Scooper boys and girls rout Lead-Deadwood
STURGIS, S.D. – Connor Crane scored 21 points and the Sturgis Scoopers hit 9 three-pointers as they routed Lead-Deadwood 80-45 Tuesday night. After hanging on to just a one-point lead after the first quarter, Sturgis outscored the Golddiggers 20-7 in the second and 29-6 in...
January 2, 2018

Wrestling recap: Sturgis places fourth at Floyd Farrand; Raiders place sixth in Fargo
UNDATED - The Sturgis Scoopers posted a fourth place finish at the Floyd Farrand Invitational in Sioux Falls Saturday. Harrisburg claimed the team title with 203 points, followed by Watertown in second and Brandon Valley in third. Sturgis finished with 171 points. Sturgis crow...
December 30, 2017

School of Mines mens basketball fall to Cowboys; Lady Hardrockers win
RAPID CITY, S.D. --- The South Dakota School of Mines men's basketball team fell to the New Mexico Highlands Cowboys, 75-67, during a Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference matchup Saturday afternoon at the King Center in Rapid City, S.D. After a 35-35 tie at halftime, NM Highlands ...
December 30, 2017

BHSU men defeat CSU-Pubelo; women fall
SPEARFISH, S.D. – Fraser Malcolm and Antonio Capley each recorded a double-double, as the Black Hills State University men's basketball team defeated Colorado State University-Pueblo, 78-54, on Saturday evening. Capley scored 15 points and pulled down 12 boards for his fir...
December 30, 2017

Saturday Night, December 30, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Saturday Night, December 30, High School Basketball Scoreboard: BOYS' BASKETBALL Castlewood 66, Chester 36 Langford 71, Dawson-Boyd, Minn. 53 Sioux Falls Lincoln 68, Marshall, Minn. 60 Breckenridge, Minn. 62, Milbank 51 Ipswich 38, Waubay/...
December 30, 2017

Mooney sparks South Dakota past Denver 82-71
VERMILLION, S.D. — Matt Mooney tossed in 20 points with six steals and South Dakota breezed to an 82-71 victory over Denver in a Summit League opener on Saturday. Triston Simpson scored 17 for the Coyotes (13-4), who won for the sixth time in seven games. Reserve Tyler P...
December 30, 2017

South Dakota State sets points record in 111-68 win
BROOKINGS, S.D. — Mike Daum scored 24 points for his 42nd career 20-point game, David Jenkins Jr. added 18 points with five assists, and South Dakota State set a school points record in its 111-68 rout of NAIA Presentation College on Saturday. Reed Tellinghuisen scored 1...
December 30, 2017

Friday Night, December 29, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Friday Night, December 29, High School Basketball Scoreboard: BOYS’ BASKETBALL Andes Central/Dakota Christian 54, Gregory 35 Britton-Hecla 53, Waubay/Summit 29 Canton 66, Hill City 64 Highmore-Harrold 53, Wessington Springs 21 Irene-Wakonda 48,...
December 29, 2017

Thursday Night, December 28, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - South Dakota High School Basketball Scores for Thursday, December 28: BOYS' BASKETBALL     Irene-Wakonda 60, Hanson 45     Jones County 65, Burke/South Central 56     Sanborn Central/Woonsocket 63, Hitchcock-...
December 28, 2017

South Dakota St.'s balance buries UMKC 85-60
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Reed Tellinghuisen scored 16 points with 10 rebounds and was one of six players to score in double figures for South Dakota State and the Jackrabbits handled UMKC 85-60 on Friday. The Jackrabbits led 46-30 at halftime shooting 53 percent from 3-point r...
December 22, 2017

Scooper boys dominate St Thomas More; girls fall
STURGIS, S.D. - St Thomas More enjoyed a short 2-0 lead before Sturgis took control and dominated in a 65-39 win. After the Cavalier opening basket, Sturgis outscored the Cavaliers 16-9 in the first and 17-9 in the second. Enjoying a 33-18 halftime lead, Sturgis continued their...
December 22, 2017

Thursday Night, December 21, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your South Dakota High School Basketball Scoreboard from Thursday, December 21: BOYS BASKETBALL Aberdeen Roncalli 70, Deuel 48 Clark/Willow Lake 56, Hamlin 48 Elk Point-Jefferson 54, Kingsley-Pierson, Iowa 51 Harding County 54, Edgemont 45 Harrisburg 69, Br...
December 21, 2017

Rapid City Central edges Sturgis in competitive wrestling dual
RAPID CITY, S.D. - As expected, Rapid City Central and Sturgis engaged in a very competitive wrestling dual Thursday night. The dual started with Steven Permann of Sturgis losing to Cael Larson in the 106 pound match. Kelton Olson would even things up for Sturgis as he defeated ...
December 21, 2017

Scooper girls role over Douglas
STURGIS, S.D. - Sturgis kept Douglas scoreless in the first quarter, and fought off a third quarter charge to pull away for a 53-36 win Thursday night. The Scoopers jumped out to a 16-0 lead after the first quarter, as Loralle Stock, Brook Janz and Olivia Jolley all had solid pe...
December 21, 2017

Scooper girls and boys rout Spearfish
SPEARFISH, S.D. - Both Sturgis Scooper boys and girls basketball teams got big wins over rival Spearfish Tuesday night. In the girls game, Sturgis dominated from the opening tip, leading 33-14 at halftime. Brook Janz helped lead Sturgis with 19-points, and Olivia Jolley chpped ...
December 19, 2017

High School Basketball Scoreboard for Tuesday, December 19
UNDATED - South Dakota High School Basketball Scores for Tuesday, December 19: BOYS' BASKETBALL     Arlington 66, Oldham-Ramona/Rutland 34     Avon 74, Centerville 30     Bridgewater-Emery 79, Canistota 56  &n...
December 19, 2017

South Dakota Boys and Girls High School Basketball Polls
UNDATED - The South Dakota Prep Media basketball poll for the week of Dec. 18 is listed below, ranking the top-five teams, the team’s record, points received and ranking in the previous poll. First-place votes are indicated in parentheses. (The next poll will be released Ja...
December 18, 2017

Kimzey rides to fourth straight bull riding title
LAS VEGAS - For the second year in a row, bull rider Sage Kimzey did what no one has done before. He actually did two things nobody has done before. At the age of 23, Kimzey won his fourth consecutive world title in his fourth attempt, the first bull rider to ever do that. He ...
December 17, 2017

Regis Escapes With 84-82 Win Over Relentless 'Rockers
RAPID CITY, S.D --- It was a good ol' fashion slugfest Saturday night as the South Dakota School of Mines men's basketball team went blow for blow with Regis University during a Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Saturday evening at the King Center in Rapid City, S.D. It was a g...
December 16, 2017

Malcolm's 21 points lead BHSU to victory over Eagles;
SPEARFISH, S.D. – Fraser Malcolm hit double digits for the seventh time this season, as the Black Hills State University men's basketball team defeated Chadron State College, 76-63, on Saturday evening. Malcolm scored 21 points to lead the Yellow Jackets (6-4, 3-3 RMAC), w...
December 16, 2017

Rapid City Stevens wins Madison invite; Sturgis claims third
MADISON, S.D. - Rapid City Steven claimed the team title at the Madison Invitational Wrestling Tournament Saturday. The Raiders had five individual champions on the day and finished with 246 points. Harrisburg was second with 198 points and Sturgis came in third with 157 points....
December 16, 2017

Saturday Night, December 16, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - High School Basketball Scoreboard for Saturday, December 16, 2017: BOYS’ BASKETBALL    Aberdeen Central 40, Sturgis Brown 38 Brandon Valley 63, Watertown 49 Britton-Hecla 82, Wilmot 46 Burke/South Central 59, Stuart, Neb. 38 Colome 69, Cody-Ki...
December 16, 2017

Aberdeen Central holds on for two point win over Sturgis
STURGIS, S.D. - Aberdeen Central held on for a two-point win over Sturgis Saturday afternoon in boys high school basketball. Sturgis had 2.1 seconds to try and get a shot off, and Dawson Geuke mishandled the inbounds pass trying to get off a 3-pointer. The 40-38 victory for the ...
December 16, 2017

Defending champ James Madison returning to FCS title game after win over SDSU
HARRISONBURG, Va. (AP) — James Madison enjoyed a memorable night in a game that one can only imagine South Dakota State will want to forget. Marcus Marshall broke loose on a pair of long touchdown runs, Jimmy Moreland made three interceptions and defending FCS national c...
December 16, 2017

Hardrockers Ground Eagles In RMAC Matchup, 66-52; Lady 'Rockers Explode For 83-57 Win Over Chadron
RAPID CITY, S.D. --- After a first-half slugfest, the South Dakota School of Mines men's basketball team pulled away over the final 20 minutes to win a rivalry Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference bout, 66-52, Friday night at the King Center in Rapid City, S.D.The Hardrockers led f...
December 15, 2017

Yellow Jacket men come back late to edge Regis, 75-74; Rich's 22-Point Effort Carries BHSU women to Victory
SPEARFISH, S.D. – Makaleb McInnis made four late free throws as the Black Hills State University men's basketball team edged Regis University, 75-74, on Friday evening. Fraser Malcolm recorded his third double-double of the season, scoring 17 points and pulling down 10 reb...
December 15, 2017

Friday Night, December 15, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is the high school basketball scoreboard from Friday, December 15: BOYS BASKETBALL     Aberdeen Roncalli 63, Milbank Area 27     Arlington 63, DeSmet 53     Bon Homme 59, Scotland 35   &nbs...
December 15, 2017

Sturgis outlasts Douglas in overtime
STURGIS, S.D. - Sturgis needed overtime to beat a very competitive Douglas team in boys high school basketball Friday night. Both teams finished the first quarter tied at 10. Douglas led by a point at the halftime, and both teams were plagued by poor shooting but aided by good ...
December 15, 2017

Twins confirm Rodney signed to 1-year contract
MINNEAPOLIS - The Minnesota Twins have announced the signing of right-handed reliever Fernando Rodney to a one-year contract. The deal reached during Major League Baseball's winter meetings and confirmed by the team Friday brings an experienced, three-time All-Star closer to a ...
December 14, 2017

Rockies finalize $27M, 3-year deals with Shaw, McGee
DENVER - Colorado finalized $27 million, three-year contracts with right-hander Bryan Shaw and lefty Jake McGee on Friday, moves the Rockies hope will fortify their bullpen. The 30-year-old Shaw was 4-6 with three saves and a 3.52 ERA last season for Cleveland. His 475 appearanc...
December 14, 2017

Nebraska rallies past Penn State in NCAA volleyball semis
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Mikaela Foecke had 19 kills, Annika Albrecht and Briana Holman added 13 apiece and Nebraska fought off match point in the fourth set to beat Penn State in a five-set thriller in the NCAA volleyball semifinals on Thursday night. The fifth-seeded Huskers will pl...
December 14, 2017

Scoopers drop wrestling dual to RC Stevens
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Rapid City Stevens dominated the middle-weights and captured a 39-21 victory over Sturgis in a wrestling dual Thursday night. Stevens got wins from Cody BeVier at 126 and Spencer Stockman dominated at 132. Brandon Sharkey also got a win over Carl Nash in the 1...
December 14, 2017

Thursday Night, December 14, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Thursday Night, December 14, South Dakota High School Basketball Scoreboard: BOYS BASKETBALL      Aberdeen Christian 73, Leola/Frederick 51     Canistota 68, Freeman 42     Chester 61, Elkton-Lak...
December 14, 2017

Lakota Nation Invitational Scores from Wednesday, December 13
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Wednesday's scores from the Lakota Nation Invitational in Rapid City:  BOYS' BASKETBALL Lakota Nation Tournament First Round     Cheyenne-Eagle Butte 48, Custer 38     Crow Creek 74, Crazy Horse 39 &n...
December 13, 2017

Scooper boys open season with 65-52 victory over Belle Fourche
BELLE FOURCHE, S.D. - The Sturgis Scooper boys basketball team had a sluggish start in their season opener at Belle Fourche Tuesday night. The Broncs hoped to make things interesting -- down just 3 after one quarter. But the Scoopers settled down, and outscored Belle Fourche 26...
December 12, 2017

Tuesday Night, December 12, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Tuesday Night, December 12, South Dakota High School Basketball Scoreboard: BOYS BASKETBALL    Avon 50, Corsica/Stickney 38  Brookings 56, Huron 53  Canton 79, Garretson 62  Chamberlain 63, Gregory 24  Chester 72, H...
December 12, 2017

Wyoming QB Allen aiming to play in bowl game if healthy
LARAMIE, Wyo. - Wyoming quarterback Josh Allen says his injured throwing shoulder is better than 90 percent recovered, but it's still too early to say whether he will be able to play in the Famous Idaho Potato Bowl on Dec. 22. Allen's name is mentioned by some as being among the...
December 11, 2017

Rogers and Petska climb into world lead in team roping
LAS VEGAS - Team ropers Erich Rogers and Cory Petska tried to remain consistent throughout the first four rounds of the Wrangler Nationals Final Rodeo presented by Polaris RANGER. On Monday night, they punctuated that consistent run by tying for first place in the team ro...
December 11, 2017

South Dakota High School Basketball Weekly Poll
UNDATED - The South Dakota Prep Media basketball poll for the week of Dec. 11 is listed below, ranking the top-five teams, the team’s record, points received and ranking in the previous poll. First-place votes are indicated in parentheses. Boys Class AA 1. Aberdeen Centr...
December 11, 2017

South Dakota High School Basketball Scoreboard for Monday, December 11
UNDATED - Here is your Monday Night, December 11, High School Basketball Scoreboard: BOYS' BASKETBALL     Aberdeen Roncalli 70, Mobridge-Pollock 43     Bridgewater-Emery 69, Dell Rapids St. Mary 54     Castlewood 65, El...
December 11, 2017

Benton wins $33,564 in bull riding
LAS VEGAS - Trey Benton III continues to be one of the hottest competitors at the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo presented by Polaris RANGER.   On Sunday, Dec. 10, he made it count in a way no other cowboy has. The bull rider from Rock Island, Texas, was one of jus...
December 10, 2017

Scooper girls drop season opener to Pierre
PIERRE, S.D. - Despite a sluggish third quarter, Pierre was able to keep Sturgis in check, and break away for a 60-47 victory Saturday night. Kylie Kessler led Pierre with 18 points and Sturgis got 16 points from Brook Janz. Turnovers and poor shooting hurt the Scoopers when th...
December 9, 2017

Saturday Night, December 9, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - South Dakota High School Basketball Scores from Saturday, December 9; HS BOYS’ BASKETBALL    Aberdeen Christian 68, James Valley Christian 65 Baltic 66, Deubrook 41 Clark/Willow Lake 73, Sioux Valley 58 Crazy Horse 59, Wakpala 23 Crow Creek 76...
December 9, 2017

Christion, Wieneke carry South Dakota St past N Hampshire 56-14
BROOKINGS, S.D. (AP) — Taryn Christion threw two scoring passes to Jake Wieneke and both ran for another touchdown, Cade Johnson returned a kickoff 99 yards for a touchdown and fifth-seeded South Dakota State whipped New Hampshire 56-14 on Saturday in the FCS quarterfinal...
December 9, 2017

School of Mines men and women fall to Colorado Mines
GOLDEN, Colo. --- The South Dakota School of Mines men's basketball team put up some impressive shooting numbers Saturday night but couldn't slow the red hot No.6 nationally ranked Colorado School of Mines and the Orediggers took down the Hardrockers, 94-67, during a Rocky Mounta...
December 9, 2017

BHSU men and women fall to Colorado Christian
LAKEWOOD, Colo. – Despite a career and season-high 19-points by Dez Stoudamire, the Black Hills State University men's basketball team dropped its third straight contest, 85-80, to Colorado Christian on Saturday night. The Yellow Jackets fall to 4-4 on the season and 1-3 i...
December 9, 2017

Pierre wins Rapid City Invite
RAPID CITY, S.D. - The Pierre Governors edged out Rapid City Stevens to win the team title of the Rapid City Invitational Saturday. The Governors finished with team score of 194 to win the title. Stevens finished in second just two points behind. Rapid City Central came in third...
December 9, 2017

Bradshaw closes gap in saddle bronc riding
LAS VEGAS - It's only Day 2 of the 10-day Wrangler National Finals Rodeo presented by Polaris RANGER.   Saddle bronc rider CoBurn Bradshaw may have already found his groove. A night after placing second in the saddle bronc riding, Bradshaw scored 89.5 points on Cal...
December 8, 2017

Rapid City Rush drop 4-1 game to Colorado
UNDATED - Colorado got the best of the Rapid City Rush again Friday night. For the second time in as many nights, the Eagles knocked off the Rush 4-1. Colorado took an early lead thanks to a goal by Joey Ratelle. Colorado then scored in the second period on a goal by Ryan Harri...
December 8, 2017

Hardrocker men and women defeat Colorado Christian
LAKEWOOD, Colo. --- The South Dakota School of Mines men's basketball team earned a big win Friday night defeating the Colorado Christian University Cougars, 77-63, during a Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference matchup on the road in Lakewood, Colo.The Hardrockers fought their way ...
December 8, 2017

Colorado Mines defeat BHSU men and women
GOLDEN, Colo. – Makaleb McInnis scored in double figures, but the Black Hills State University men's basketball team fell to No. 6 Colorado School of Mines, 70-51.McInnis led the way for the Yellow Jackets (4-3, 1-2 RMAC) with 11 points, while Antonio Capley ...
December 8, 2017

Friday Night, December 9, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Friday Night, December 9, High School Basketball Scoreboard: BOYS BASKETBALL Aberdeen Central 49, Pierre 38 Arlington 70, Elkton-Lake Benton 57 Baltic 60, Gayville-Volin 46 Bon Homme 51, Vermillion 50 Burke/South Central 59, Scotland 47 Canistota 84, Cen...
December 8, 2017

Pierre leads after day one of Rapid City Invitational
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Pierre leads after the first day of wrestling action at the Rapid City Invitational. Pierre leads the team score with 120 points. Bismarck is sitting in second with 115, followed by Rapid City Stevens, Rapid City Central, Aberdeen Central and Sturgis sitting i...
December 8, 2017

Bull rider Benton takes home healthy haul
LAS VEGAS - Entering the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo presented by Polaris RANGER, Trey Benton III was feeling healthy.   After Round 1 of the WNFR, Benton was feeling fantastic. The bull rider from Rock Island, Texas, scored 90 points on Big Stone Rodeo Inc's Mo...
December 7, 2017

Rapid City Stevens places Schaefer on Class AA All-State Volleyball Team
UNDATED - Rapid City Stevens finished off a great volleyball season as Elizabeth Schaefer was named to the South Dakota Volleyball Coaches Association All State Team for Class AA. Stevens also had Phebie Rossi selected to the second team. Schaefer had a great season with 304 ki...
December 7, 2017

Wrestling Roundup: Sturgis splits at home triangular
STURGIS, S.D. - Sturgis split a pair of matches at their home triangular Thursday night. Aberdeen Central defeated Sturgis 46-27 in the first match of the day, as the Golden Eagles won the heavyweight classes. Brett Konst at 132 and Bailey Brengle at 152 earned wins over Aberde...
December 7, 2017

High School Basketball Scoreboard from Thursday, December 7
UNDATED - Area high school basketball scores from Thursday, December 7: BOYS BASKETBALL Gillette Invitational     Rapid City Central 44, Cheyenne Central, Wyo. 42 GIRLS BASKETBALL Gillette Invitational     Bismarck Legacy, N...
December 7, 2017

Deadwood's Days of '76 wins 14th straight PRCA Rodeo of the Year award
LAS VEGAS - Make that 14. Wednesday night in Las Vegas at the  Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association's ( PRCA) annual banquet, Deadwood's Days of '76 Rodeo brought home its 14th consecutive PRCA Medium Rodeo of the Year award during the PRCA National Convention. The rodeo, ...
December 6, 2017

Sierra Ward makes Volleyball All-State Team
UNDATED - Sierra Ward wrapped up her volleyball career in Belle Fourche on the South Dakota Volley Coaches Association Class A All-State Team. Ward was a key to the Bronc's success this year. She had 510 kills with a .332 hitting efficiency. Ward also had 37 aces, 24 blocks, and...
December 6, 2017

Colorado breaks out in third period to roll over Rush
RAPID CITY, S.D. – The Rapid City Rush suffered their third straight loss Wednesday night, falling 7-3 to the Colorado Eagles. The game was close headed into the third period as the Eagles led 2-1. But Colorado would break out in the third, scoring five goals. The Rush g...
December 6, 2017

SDSU falls to Wichita State
UNDATED - South Dakota State men's basketball battled and put No. 6 Wichita State on the ropes Tuesday, but ultimately fell, 95-85, at Charles Koch Arena. The Jackrabbits (7-4) shot 50 percent in the game and nailed 14 3-pointers while the Shockers finished 35-for-64 (54.7 perce...
December 5, 2017

Preseason South Dakota Boys and Girls Basketball Poll
UNDATED - Here is the preseason South Dakota Prep Media Basketball Poll for both boys and girls: Boys Class AA 1. Aberdeen Central (17) -- 109 2. Sioux Falls Lincoln (3) -- 84 3. Sioux Falls O’Gorman (3) -- 62 4. Harrisburg (1) -- 52 5. Sioux Falls Washington -- 17 ...
December 4, 2017

Allen sweeps the Rush on the road
ALLEN, Tex. - The Allen Americans finished off a two-game sweep of the Rapid City Rush Saturday night with a 6-2 win. The Americans wasted no time in scoring, going up 2-0 at the end of the first period. Allen never trailed in the contest, and put the game away for good in the ...
December 2, 2017

RC Central, RC Stevens, Sturgis finished second, third, fourth at Mandan
BISMARCK, N.D. - West River wrestling teams had a good showing at the annual Mandan Invitational. Rapid City Central finished in second place in the team standings, with Stevens third and Sturgis fourth. Bismarck won the team title. Sturgis had two wrestlers take championships....
December 2, 2017

Hot Shooting 'Rockers Cage Mountain Lions, 80-63; Lady Rockers win
RAPID CITY, S.D. --- The South Dakota School of Mines men's basketball team was primed Saturday night as the Hardrockers defeated the University of Colorado Colorado Springs, 80-63, during a Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference meeting at the King Center in Rapid City, S.D.  ...
December 2, 2017