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Thursday Night, September 17, High School Soccer Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Thursday Night, September 17, High School Soccer Scoreboard: BOYS SOCCER: Rapid City Central 3, St Thomas More 2 Spearfish 6, Douglas/RC Christian 0 GIRLS SOCCER: Rapid City Central 8, St Thomas More 0 Spearfish 10, Douglas/RC Christian 0...
September 18, 2020

Thursday Night, September 17, High School Volleyball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Thursday night, September 17, Prep Volleyball Scoreboard: Baltic def. Flandreau, 25-16, 25-23, 25-16 Bon Homme def. Irene-Wakonda, 25-22, 22-25, 25-21, 16-25, 15-12 Bridgewater-Emery def. Viborg-Hurley, 25-4, 25-5, 25-16 Colman-Egan def. Lake Preston, 2...
September 17, 2020

COVID-19 Leads to postponement of Sturgis VB and Soccer this week
STURGIS, S.D.  - All Sturgis Scooper volleyball and soccer games scheduled for this week have been postponed due to COVID-19 cases among players. The postponements were announced on Monday. Athletic Director Todd stated “We just felt like that was the prudent thing t...
September 16, 2020

South Dakota Media Prep Volleyball Poll for Week of September 14
UNDATED - Here is the South Dakota Media volleyball poll for the week of Sept. 14, 2020. Teams are listed with first place votes in parenthesis, record, points and previous ranking. CLASS AA 1. O'Gorman (14)            ...
September 15, 2020

South Dakota Prep Media Football Poll for Week of September 14
UNDATED - The South Dakota Prep Media football poll for the week of Sept. 14 is listed below, ranking the top-five teams, record, total points and last week’s ranking. First-place votes are listed in parentheses.    Class 11AAA 1. Roosevelt (24) 3-0 120 1 2. B...
September 15, 2020

Saturday, September 12, South Dakota High School Soccer Scores
UNDATED - Here is your Saturday Night, September 12, South Dakota Prep Soccer Scoreboard: BOYS SOCCER: Rapid City Stevens 3, Sturgis 0 St Thomas More 4, Belle Fourche 1 GIRLS SOCCER: Rapid City Stevens 6, Sturgis 0  ...
September 14, 2020

Saturday Night, September 12, High School Volleyball Scores
UNDATED - Here is your Saturday Night, September 12, High School Volleyball Scoreboard: Aberdeen Central def. Pierre, 25-19, 21-25, 25-12, 25-11 Arlington def. Milbank, 25-15, 25-23, 25-13 Dakota Valley def. Sioux Falls Washington, 17-25, 25-20, 25-16, 25-19 Florence/Henry de...
September 14, 2020

Saturday Night, September 12, High School Football Scores
UNDATED - South Dakota High School Football Scores from Saturday, September 12: Ipswich/Edmunds Central 14, Langford 0 Lead-Deadwood 6, Hot Springs 0 Mitchell 73, Spearfish 13 Sioux Falls Roosevelt 48, O Gorman 0...
September 14, 2020

Scoopers fall to Brookings 53-13 Friday night
BROOKINGS, S.D. - The Brookings Bobcats remained perfect on the season as they overcame a slow start and ran past Sturgis 53 to 13 Friday night. Brookings racked up 382 yards of total offense and got three touchdowns from Josh Buri. Buri had 7 carries for 120 yards with two tou...
September 12, 2020

Friday Night, September 11, South Dakota prep football scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Friday Night, September 11, South Dakota High School Football Scoreboard: Avon 42, Centerville 8 Brandon Valley 40, Aberdeen Central 6 Bridgewater-Emery 49, Redfield 0 Brookings 53, Sturgis Brown 13 Burke 36, Potter County 20 Castlewood 52, Estelline/...
September 12, 2020

Thursday Night, September 10, Prep Volleyball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Thursday Night, September 10, High School Volleyball Scoreboard: Aberdeen Roncalli def. Tiospa Zina Tribal, 25-11, 25-17, 25-15 Avon def. Alcester-Hudson, 25-19, 25-23, 19-25, 25-22 Belle Fourche def. Lead-Deadwood, 25-14, 21-25, 25-13, 25-16 Brandon Va...
September 11, 2020

Thursday Night, September 10, high school soccer scores
UNDATED - Here is your Thursday, September 10, High School Soccer Scoreboard: BOYS SOCCER: Sturgis 10, Douglas/RC Christian 0 GIRLS SOCCER: Sturgis 1, Douglas/RC Christian 0  ...
September 11, 2020

NFR returns to its birth state for 2020 Finals
ARLINGTON, TX - The Wrangler® National Finals Rodeo (NFR) is moving to Texas in December 2020.  Arlington’s Globe Life Field, home of the Texas Rangers, will host the Wrangler NFR 2020 – the first non-baseball event at this extraordinary park. Event organizer...
September 9, 2020

South Dakota Prep Football Poll for Week of September 8
UNDATED - The South Dakota Prep Media football poll for the week of Sept. 7 is listed below, ranking the top-five teams, record, total points and last week’s ranking. First-place votes are listed in parentheses.    Class 11AAA 1. Roosevelt (23) 2-0 115 1 2. Br...
September 9, 2020

South Dakota High School Volleyball Poll Week of September 8
UNDATED - Here is the South Dakota Media Volleyball Poll for the week of Sept. 7, 2020. Teams are listed with first place votes in parenthesis, record, points and previous ranking. CLASS AA 1. O'Gorman (12)            ...
September 9, 2020

Scooper Volleyball Team Sweeps Custer Wildcats on Senior Night
STURGIS, S.D. – The Sturgis Scooper Volleyball team honored their eight seniors on Tuesday night, Sept. 8 before the match against Custer and then took the court and dominated the Wildcats in three sets, 25-18, 25-20 and 25-18. Sturgis seniors Brinley Pickett, Elizabeth Or...
September 9, 2020

Tuesday Night, September 8, Volleyball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Tuesday Night, September 8, South Dakota High School Volleyball Scoreboard: Aberdeen Christian def. Langford, 25-21, 25-8, 25-17 Arlington def. Clark/Willow Lake, 0-0, 25-20, 28-30, 29-27 Avon def. Tripp-Delmont/Armour, 25-13, 25-15, 25-15 Brandon Valle...
September 9, 2020

Tuesday Night, September 8, High School Soccer Scores
UNDATED - Here is your Tuesday Night, September 8, South Dakota High School Soccer Scoreboard: BOYS SOCCER: Sturgis 2, St Thomas More 2 (DRAW) RC Stevens 2, RC Central 0 Spearfish 7, Belle Fourche 0 GIRLS SOCCER: Sturgis 3, St Thomas More 1 RC Stevens 3, RC Central 0 Spea...
September 9, 2020

BHSU, South Dakota Mines decide to play football
SPEARFISH, S.D. - According to a release, Black Hills State University, South Dakota School of Mines and Chadron State have decided to play fall football after all. All three schools announced Monday a shortened five-game season. Each team plans to play each other twice - games...
September 8, 2020

Saturday Night, September 5, High School Volleyball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Saturday Night, September 5, High School Volleyball Scoreboard: Aberdeen Central def. Sturgis Brown, 25-11, 25-16, 25-11 Hill City def. Belle Fourche, 25-15, 25-11, 25-23 New Underwood def. Bennett County, 25-9, 25-8, 25-13 Northwestern def. Arlington, ...
September 6, 2020

Saturday Night, September 5, High School Soccer Scoreboard
STURGIS, S.D. - Here is your Saturday Night, August 5, High School Soccer Scoreboard: BOYS SOCCER: Rapid City Stevens 3, Aberdeen Central 0 Rapid City Central 0, Pierre 0 (DRAW) GIRLS SOCCER: Rapid City Central 2, Pierre 2 (DRAW) Aberdeen Central 3, Rapid City Stevens 1 &n...
September 6, 2020

St. Thomas More Scores Late, Beat Scoopers At Home
STURGIS, S.D --  The St. Thomas More Cavaliers used a balanced offense and two Scooper turnovers to etch out a 16-0 win over Sturgis on Friday night. The Cavs, coming off a successful 8-2 season in 2019 that saw them make it to the playoff quarterfinals, came to Woodle fiel...
September 5, 2020

Friday Night, September 4, South Dakota High School Soccer Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Friday Night, September 4, High School Soccer Scoreboard: BOYS SOCCER Rapid City Stevens 3, Pierre 2 Aberdeen Central 5, Rapid City Central 0 Belle Fourche 9, James Valley Christian 1 GIRLS SOCCER Rapid City Stevens 6, Pierre 0 Aberdeen Central 2, Ra...
September 5, 2020

Friday Night, September 4, High School Football Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Friday Night, September 4, High School Football Scoreboard: Aberdeen Central 35, Rapid City Central 7 Alcester-Hudson 56, Estelline/Hendricks 12 Arlington/Lake Preston 42, Elkton-Lake Benton 28 Avon 20, Scotland 18 Beresford 34, Garretson 28 Brandon V...
September 5, 2020

Spearfish wins West River Challenge Thursday at Meadowbrook
RAPID CITY, S.D. - The West River Challenge golf tournament was held Thursday at Meadowbrook Golf Course. Spearfish won the team title, finising on top with a low score of 160. Rapid City Central was second with a 166 and Rapid City Stevens finished third with a 179. St Thomas ...
September 4, 2020

Thursday Night, September 3, High School Volleyball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Thursday Night, September 3, High School Volleyball Scoreboard: Aberdeen Christian def. Iroquois, 25-19, 25-15, 25-7 Arlington def. Estelline/Hendricks, 25-19, 25-21, 25-10 Avon def. Andes Central/Dakota Christian, 25-12, 25-8, 25-17 Brandon Valley def....
September 4, 2020

Scooper boys and girls soccer fall to Spearfish Thursday night
UNDATED - After starting the season 2-0, the Sturgis Scooper boys soccer team has fallen on some tough times. Against one of their arch rivals Thursday night, the Scoopers had hoped to end a two-game losing skid against Spearfish. The Spartans, however, had other ideas and shu...
September 4, 2020

St. Thomas More Volleyball Team Hands Scoopers First Loss
STURGIS, S.D. – Behind some dominating front line play, the St. Thomas More Cavalier volleyball team beat the Sturgis Scoopers on Tuesday, Sept. 1 at West Gymnasium. The Scoopers could not generate momentum during any set, losing their first match of the season to the Cavs...
September 2, 2020

Tuesday Night, September 1, Volleyball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Tuesday night, September 1, High School Volleyball Scoreboard: Aberdeen Roncalli def. Miller, 20-25, 25-17, 25-16, 25-18 Alcester-Hudson def. Scotland, 25-19, 18-25, 25-13, 25-19 Baltic def. Beresford, 25-14, 25-15, 25-19 Bon Homme def. Andes Central/Da...
September 2, 2020

Tuesday, September 1, High School Soccer Scores
UNDATED - In high school soccer Tuesday, the Sturgis Scoopers dropped matches to Rapid City Central. The Scooper boys fell 2-1 to the Cobblers and the Scoopers girls got shutout 6-0 by Rapid City Central. Other scores from Tuesday: BOYS SOCCER RC Stevens 10, Douglas/RC Christ...
September 2, 2020

South Dakota High School Volleyball Poll for Week of August 31
UNDATED - Here is the South Dakota Media volleyball poll for the week of Aug. 31, 2020. Teams are listed with first place votes in parenthesis, record, points and previous ranking. CLASS AA O'Gorman (12)        1-0    &nb...
September 1, 2020

South Dakota High School Football Poll for Week of August 31
UNDATED - The South Dakota Prep Media football poll for the week of Aug. 31 is listed below, ranking the top-five teams, record, total points and last week’s ranking. First-place votes are listed in parentheses.  Class 11AAA 1. Roosevelt (22) 1-0 110 1 2. Brandon Va...
September 1, 2020

Spearfish wins team title of BH Classic Monday
STURGIS, S.D. - Spearfish claimed the team title of the Black Hills Classic Golf Tournament held at Boulder Canyon Country Club Monday. The Spartans finished with a low team score of 324. Rapid City Stevens finished in second with a 328 and Rapid City Central was third with a 34...
September 1, 2020

Cross Country - Cutler, Birnbaum win Douglas Early Bird
BOX ELDER, S.D. - The 2020 South Dakota High School Cross Country season  got underway Friday with the annual Douglas Early Bird. Abby Cutler of Hill City and Simeon Birnbaum of Rapid City Stevens won the girls and boys races respectively. In the girls race, Hailey Uhre of...
August 30, 2020

Scooper boys drop Saturday matchup with Huron, Girls win
UNDATED - In high school soccer Saturday, the Sturgis Scoopers boys soccer team dropped their first match of the season. The Scoopers dropped a 5-3 game to Huron on Saturday afternoon at the Sturgis Soccer Fields. Sturgis is 2-1 on the season and the Tigers improve to 4-1. The...
August 30, 2020

Saturday, August 29, South Dakota High School Volleyball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Saturday Night, August 29, South Dakota High School Volleyball Scoreboard: Aberdeen Central def. Rapid City Central, 25-14, 25-13, 25-12 Brookings def. Spearfish, 21-25, 25-17, 25-22, 25-16 Castlewood def. Sioux Valley, 25-17, 25-18, 17-25, 23-25, 15-11 ...
August 30, 2020

Saturday, August 29, South Dakota High School Football Scores
UNDATED - Here is your Saturday Night, August 29, South Dakota High School Football Scoreboard: Harrisburg 63, Rapid City Central 7 Sioux Falls Lincoln 48, Watertown 28 Sioux Falls Roosevelt 23, Brandon Valley 21...
August 30, 2020

Sturgis Football Team Struggles in Home Opener
STURGIS, S.D. – The Sturgis Scoopers hosted the top-ranked, three-time defending state champion Pierre Governors at Woodle Field on Friday, Aug. 28 and struggled to move the football, allowing Pierre to run away with the opening game of the 2020 season, 37-0. The Governors...
August 29, 2020

Friday Night, August 28, High School Football Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Friday Night, August 28, South Dakota High School Football Scoreboard: Aberdeen Roncalli 28, Webster 7 Alcester-Hudson 50, Centerville 2 Bon Homme 45, Menno/Marion 42 Bridgewater-Emery 34, Elk Point-Jefferson 6 Britton-Hecla 36, Waverly-South Shore 6 ...
August 29, 2020

Friday Night, August 28, South Dakota High School Volleyball Scores
UNDATED - Friday Night, August 28, South Dakota High School Volleyball Scoreboard: Aberdeen Central def. Rapid City Stevens, 25-10, 25-20, 25-13 (3-0) T.F. Riggs def. Rapid City Central, 20-25, 25-21, 25-18, 25-8 (3-1)...
August 29, 2020

Friday Night, August 28, South Dakota High School Soccer Scores
UNDATED - Friday Night, August 28, High School Soccer Scoreboard: BOYS SOCCER: Sturgis 6, Mitchell 0 Spearfish 4, Huron 2 GIRLS SOCCER: Mitchell 2, Sturgis 0 Spearfish 11, Huron 0 Dakota Valley 1, St Thomas More 0  ...
August 29, 2020

Scooper Football Team Begins 2020 Campaign
STURGIS, S.D. -- The Sturgis Scooper football team heads into the 2020 fall season with a roster of more than 40 players, 10 of whom are seniors.  The Scoopers are coming off a four win, six loss season where they accomplished several goals, including making the playoffs as ...
August 28, 2020

Ryder Wright wins Xtreme Broncs Tour Finals, returns for Range Days Rodeo weekend performance
RAPID CITY, SD - Unlike many cowboys, Ryder Wright isn’t making a mad dash to qualify for the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo. Wright, the 2017 saddle bronc riding world champion, is a lock to make his fifth-consecutive NFR. The 22-year-old is second in the 2020 PRCA | RAM ...
August 28, 2020

Thursday, August 27, High School Soccer Scores
UNDATED - South Dakota High School Soccer Scoreboard for Thursday, August 27: BOYS SOCCER Rapid City Central 10, Douglas/RC Christian 0 GIRLS SOCCER Rapid City Central 10, Douglas/RC Christian 0...
August 28, 2020

Thursday Golf Roundup; St Thomas More, Spearfish win invitationals
UNDATED - St Thomas More captured the team title of the Douglas Invitational Golf Tournament Thursday. The Cavaliers finished with a low team score of 377 to capture first place. Douglas finished a distant second with 450 and Hot Springs was third with a 469. Cavalier Cade Jaco...
August 28, 2020

Rapid City Invitational Tennis Tournament underway
RAPID CITY, S.D. - The Rapid City Invite tennis tournament opened in Rapid City Thursday with dual matches. St Thomas More opened up the tournament with a split as they defeated Spearfish 7-1 and then lost to Brandon Valley 9-0. Other scores had Spearfish defeating Rapid City C...
August 28, 2020

Thursday Night, August 27, South Dakota High School Volleyball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Thursday Night, August 27, Volleyball Scoreboard: Bon Homme def. Viborg-Hurley, 22-25, 25-23, 23-25, 25-20, 15-10 Bridgewater-Emery def. Corsica-Stickney, 25-19, 25-18, 25-15 Chester def. Ethan, 25-15, 25-20, 25-15 Deubrook def. DeSmet, 19-25, 25-17, 25...
August 28, 2020

PRCA Xtreme Broncs Finals set for Central States Fair & Range Days Rodeo
RAPID CITY, SD - From the famous rodeo family of four Wright's, three Canadians, one awesome Aussie, four right here from South Dakota and one of the 2019 PRCA Xtreme Broncs Finals co-champions, Brody Cress, the second annual PRCA Xtreme Broncs Finals is set for August 27 at the ...
August 26, 2020

Scooper Volleyball Team Opens With Win Over Belle Fourche
STURGIS, S.D. – The Sturgis Scooper Volleyball team kicked off their 2020 season with a convincing victory over Butte County rival Belle Fourche at West Gymnasium on Tuesday evening. Amid COVID-19 restrictions requiring a mask and social distancing, a crowd of more than 50...
August 26, 2020

Tuesday Night, August 25, High School Volleyball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Tuesday Night, August 25, High School Volleyball Scoreboard: Brandon Valley def. Sioux Falls Washington, 25-22, 25-20, 25-23 Bridgewater-Emory def. McCook Central/Montrose, 26-24, 25-21, 26-24 Canton 3, Beresford 1 Chester def. Flandreau, 25-13, 25-10, ...
August 26, 2020

Scooper boys and girls soccer open season with wins
UNDATED - The Sturgis Boys and Girls soccer teams opened up their 2020 seasons with victories over Belle Fourche. In the boys game, the Scoopers got a hard earned 1-0 win over the Broncs. Meanwhile, the girls cruised to an 8-1 victory.  ...
August 26, 2020

South Dakota High School Football Poll for Week of August 24
UNDATED - The South Dakota Prep Media for the week of Aug. 24 are listed below, ranking the top-five teams, record, total points and last week’s ranking. First-place votes are listed in parentheses. The polls in 11AAA, 11AA and 11A are unchanged from the preseason edition.&...
August 25, 2020

South Dakota High School Preseason Volleyball Poll
UNDATED - Here is the South Dakota Media preseason volleyball poll for the 2020 season. Teams are listed with first place votes in parenthesis, final 2019 record, points and final 2019 poll ranking. CLASS AA 1. O'Gorman (10)         ...
August 25, 2020

Scooper Volleyball Team Optimistic For Fall Season
STURGIS, S.D. -- The 2020 Sturgis Scooper volleyball team has worked hard over the summer with the hopes of a fall sports season in the midst of a global pandemic.  On a sweltering summer day in West Gymnasium, new head coach Debbie Cano is watching her offense work, t...
August 25, 2020

Saturday Night, August 22, High School Soccer Scoreboard
UNDATED - South Dakota High School Soccer Scoreboard for Saturday, August 22: BOYS SOCCER Rapid City Stevens 1, Sioux Falls Washington 0 Spearfish 1, Sioux Falls O'Gorman 0 Sioux Falls Lincoln 4, Rapid City Central 0 Sioux Falls Roosevelt 9, Douglas-RC Christian 0 Sioux Fal...
August 23, 2020

Friday Night, August 21, High School Football Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Friday Night, August 21, High School Football Scoreboard: Aberdeen Roncalli 16, Miller/Highmore-Harrold 6 Alcester-Hudson 42, Avon 0 Arlington/Lake Preston 50, Parker 12 Baltic 34, Elkton-Lake Benton 6 Bennett County 26, Lead-Deadwood 14 Bridgewater-E...
August 22, 2020

Central wins team title of West River Invite
RAPID CITY, S.D. -Rapid City Central claimed the team title of the West River Invite Golf Tournament Thursday. The Cobblers finished on top of the leaderboard with a low score of 323. Stevens brough home second with a 328. Spearfish was third with a 335, followed by St. Thomas M...
August 21, 2020

Tuesday, August 18, South Dakota High School Tennis Scores
UNDATED - South Dakota High School tennis scoreboard or Tuesday, August 19, 2020: Rapid City Stevens 9, Spearfish 0 Rapid City Christian 8, Spearfish 1...
August 19, 2020

Tuesday, August 18, SD High School Soccer Scoreboard
UNDATED - In high school soccer on Tuesday, the Douglas-RC Christian girls picked up their first win in program history. Sophomore Kylee Smith scored the only goal of the match to give them a 1-0 victory over Belle Fourche. Other scores Tuesday: GIRLS SOCCER Spearfish 2, Pier...
August 19, 2020

South Dakota High School Pre-Season 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 are listed in parentheses.   Class 11AAA 1. Roosevelt (15) 86 2. Brandon Valley (2) 67 3. O’Gorman ...
August 18, 2020

South Dakota High School Soccer Scoreboard for Saturday, August 15
UNDATED - Here is your South Dakota High School Soccer Scoreboard from Saturday, August 15: BOYS SOCCER RC Central 8, Belle Fourche 0 Mitchell 5, Douglas-RC Christian 2   GIRLS SOCCER RC Central 10, Belle Fourche 0 Mitchell 10, Douglas-RC Christian 0...
August 16, 2020

Saturday, August 15, SD High School Girls' softball scoreboard
UNDATED - South Dakota High School Girls' softball scoreboard for Saturday, August 15: Brandon Valley 7, RC Stevens 1 Brandon Valley 12, RC Central 1...
August 16, 2020

Final results from the West River Invite
RAPID CITY, S.D. - The West River Invite tennis tournament wrapped up on Saturday. Scores: RC Christian 9, Aberdeen Roncalli 0 RC Stevens 8, Aberdeen Roncalli 1 Rapid City Stevens Raiders Singles VS. Aberdeen Roncalli Singles - Flight 1 Vanessa Wittenberg, RCS VS. Hallie Has...
August 16, 2020

Girls Softball Scoreboard for Friday, August 15
UNDATED - Area girls' softball scores from Friday, August 15: Brandon Valley 5, RC Central 3 RC Stevens 4, Brandon Valley 1...
August 15, 2020

High School Tennis - West River Invite First Day
RAPID CITY, S.D. - The South Dakota girls' high school tennis season opened Friday night with the West River Invite. Rapid City Central squared off against both St. Thomas More and Aberdeen Roncalli. St. Thomas More defeated the Central, 7-2 and then the Cobblers lost to Roncal...
August 15, 2020

Soccer Recap - Friday, August 15 scores
UNATED - The South Dakota High School Soccer season got underway Friday. The Spearfish boys and girls soccer teams opened up the season with victories over St Thomas More. The Spearfish boys defeated the Cavaliers 6-1. The Spearfish girls beat St Thomas More 4-3. In other acti...
August 15, 2020

NSIC cancels competition and championships for remainder of 2020
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. —Another major Division II conference, home to three South Dakota colleges, has cancelled all sports through December 31. The Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference made the announcement on Thursday. The conference cited the NCAA Board of Governors' dec...
August 14, 2020

Utah high schools first in nation to return to football, with virus precautions
HERRIMAN, Utah — Fans wore masks and players drank from their own water bottles instead of sharing Thursday night at what was said to be the first high school football game in the United States since the start of the coronavirus pandemic. News outlets report the game betw...
August 14, 2020

Mountain West Conference postpones 2020 fall sports
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – The Mountain West has announced the indefinite postponement of all scheduled fall sports contests and MW championship events in response to ongoing challenges with the effective mitigation and management of the COVID-19 virus in conjunction with at...
August 11, 2020

Rapid City Post 22 wins their 43rd State Title with 9-1 win over Brandon Valley
RAPID CITY, S.D. – The Rapid City Post 22 Hardhats won their 43rd State Title Sunday as they captured the South Dakota American Legion Championship. Post 22 rolled to a 9-1 win over Brandon Valley. It was their second win over the Lynx in as many days. Post 22 was led by...
August 10, 2020

Post 22 to play Brandon Valley in Sunday championship game
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Rapid City Post 22 will play in Sunday's state championship game after a semi-final win over Brandon Valley. The Hardhats jumped out to a 6-0 lead and held off a late comeback by the Lynx to win 7-5. Matt Hegre helped lead Post 22 with a 3-run homerun in the ...
August 9, 2020

Missouri Valley Football Conference latest to postpone fall football
SAINT LOUIS, Mo. — The Missouri Valley Football Conference Presidents Council has announced the league’s schools will not conduct conference competition this fall. That means South Dakota State and the University of South Dakota will not play football this fall, but ...
August 8, 2020

Post 22 wins first game at state tournament
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Rapid City Post 22 opened the 2020 South Dakota Class A American Legion Baseball State Tournament with a win Friday night. The Hardhats defeated Renner Post 307 6-2. Zach Whitesell got the pitching win for Post 22, working six innings, allowing four hits and...
August 8, 2020

Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference moving fall sports to spring
UNDATED - In a meeting Thursday, the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference (RMAC) Presidents’ Council postponed conference schedules and championships for fall sports (Football, Men’s Soccer, Women’s Soccer, Volleyball) to the spring semester except for cross count...
August 7, 2020

Big Ten football season set to begin on Labor Day weekend
UNDATED - The Big Ten has released its 10-game conference-only football schedule beginning as early as Labor Day weekend but cautioned there is no certainty games will be played. The Big Ten had announced a month ago it would shorten the season and eliminate nonconference games...
August 5, 2020

ECHL announces revised start date to 2020-2021 season
RAPID CITY, S.D. - The Rapid City Rush, proud ECHL affiliate of the NHL’s Arizona Coyotes, announced in conjunction with the ECHL that the ECHL Board of Governors and the Professional Hockey Player’s Association has approved a revised start date for the 2020-21 ECHL S...
August 5, 2020

Faith Match Bronc Ride plays host to world champions, top broncs
FAITH, SD – This year’s Faith Match Bronc Ride held during the 110th Faith Stock Show & Rodeo, always delivers for both contestants and spectators.  But this year’s match set for August 5 at the Faith Fairgrounds has an added dimension….bronc rid...
August 4, 2020

Rapid City Post 22 defeats Post 320 to advance to state tournament
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Rapid City Post 22 won two to win their super regional playoff against Post 320 Monday night. The game was held at Pete Lien Field. The Hardhats outlasted the Stars in the first game, 7-4. Dylan Richey was outstanding on the mound for Post 22. He worked all ...
August 4, 2020

Post 22 Expos use seventh inning run to beat Post 320 in Jr Legion Championship Game
STURGIS, S.D. - Both Rapid City Post 22 Expos and Post 320 Shooters had 4 hits in their Junior Legion Championship game Sunday -- but it was Harrison Good's hit that made all the difference. With the score tied 0-0 in the bottom of the seventh inning, Good's R.B.I. brought in th...
August 3, 2020

Junior Legion Tournament - Riders lose two to end season
STURGIS, S.D. - The South Dakota 'A' Junior Legion Tournament continued Saturday in Sturgis and the Sturgis Riders, after winning on Friday, dropped two Saturday to end their season. In the first game of the day, the Riders fell to the Rapid City Post 22 Expos 14-4. The Expos ...
August 1, 2020

Sturgis Riders JV Open Junior Legion Tournament with win
STURGIS, S.D. - The 2020 South Dakota Junior Legion Region Tournament is taking place in Sturgis. The home team Sturgis Riders picked up an opening round win Friday. Sturgis Riders JV defeated the RC Post 22 Bullets 14-2 in the first game of the Region 1 South Dakota “A&r...
July 31, 2020

Ora Taton claims first National Circuit Finals title in steer roping
TORRINGTON, WY – Two days after celebrating his 51st birthday, Faith, SD native Ora Taton became the first cowboy from the Badlands Circuit to win the National Circuit Finals Steer Roping, July 20. “I never even thought of it, I guess, but being the first of anything...
July 29, 2020

Legion Baseball Playoffs - Post 22, Post 320 advance
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Rapid City Post 22 cruised through the opening round of the legion playoffs with two five-inning victories over Spearfish. The Hardhats beat Spearfish 12-1 in game one and shut out the Spartans 15-0 in game two. In other legion playoff games Tuesday: Brandon...
July 28, 2020

Sturgis ends season with playoff loss to Renner
RENNER, S.D. - The Sturgis Titans saw their season come to an end Tuesday with two losses to Renner in round one of the playoffs. In game one, Sturgis jumped out to a 1-0 lead in the first inning, but Renner quickly scored 3 in the bottom half of the first to take a lead they wo...
July 28, 2020

RMAC announces delay to start of fall sports seasons
RAPID CITY, S.D. — Due to COVID-19, the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference announced Monday that it is delaying the start of the fall sports seasons. Both Black Hills State and the School of Mines participate in the RMAC. The RMAC president’s council has decided pr...
July 27, 2020

Days of 76 Rodeo wraps up with Gold Buckle Winners
DEADWOOD, S.D. - The annual Days of 76' wrapped up another successful run over the weekend, as winners were crowned Sunday. Here are the Gold Buckle Winners: Bareback – Trenton Montero 87- points on Sutton Rodeo’s Knobs; Steer Wrestling Ave. – Stetson Jorgen...
July 27, 2020

Canyon Lake defeats Sioux Falls to win state championship
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Canyon Lake rolled over Sioux Falls 12-2 Sunday to win the South Dakota Little League Championship game. The All-Stars used strong pitching and timely hitting to capture their ninth title since 2003. Keaton Rhoads helped lead Canyon Lake with two hits and two...
July 27, 2020

Post 22 escapes with two wins over Northern Colorado Thursday
CHEYENNE, Wyo. - The Rapid City Post 22 Stars picked up a pair of wins of Northern Colorado Thursday. The Hardhats won game one 8-7 and hung on for a 6-5 win in game two. In game one, Jake Goble hit a two-run homer in the top of the fourth to put Post 22 up 2-1. The Hardhats wo...
July 24, 2020

Vikings get entire 15-player draft class under contract
EAGAN, Minn. — The Minnesota Vikings will begin training camp with their entire 15-player draft class under contract. They finalized rookie deals for first-round picks wide receiver Justin Jefferson and cornerback Jeff Gladney along with 12 others on Thursday. Seventh-r...
July 23, 2020

Sturgis Post 33 Uses Pitching, Defense to Win American Legion Season Finale
RAPID CITY, S.D. – Rapid City Post 320 jumped out to an early 1-0 lead over Sturgis Post 33, but the Titans used pitching, defense and timely hitting to beat the Stars 8-3 in the final game of the 2020 American Legion baseball season. Post 320 starting pitcher J.T. Kostenb...
July 23, 2020

SDHSAA Board of Directors approves plan to proceed with fall sports
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — The South Dakota High School Activities Association Board of Directors voted unanimously Wednesday to proceed as scheduled with fall sports. The 8-0 vote follows Monday’s recommendation by the Fall Sports & Activities Task Force to proceed as ...
July 22, 2020

Task force recommends South Dakota High School fall sports proceed
RAPID CITY, S.D. - A task force is recommending all South Dakota High School fall sports proceed according to schedule. The activities association released the recommendations on Monday. The report suggests protocol and guidance for athletes, coaches, staff, and cheerleaders, in...
July 21, 2020

Post 33, Post 320 get wins Friday at Veterans Classic
RAPID CITY, S.D. - The Veterans Classic Baseball Tournament continued Friday as Rapid City Post 22 picked up a win over Pierre. The Hardhats got the day two victory 5-2, handing Pierre their first loss of the tournament. Hunter Tillery earned the win for Post 22. He allowed fi...
July 18, 2020

Veterans Classic opens up in Rapid City
RAPID CITY, S.D. - The annual Veterans Classic opened up play Thursday at Pete Lien and Floyd Fitzgerald Stadium in Rapid City. This year's classic features 12 teams from South Dakota, Nebraska, Montana and Wyoming. Here are Thursday's scores: Post 320 Pool Play Alliance 9, P...
July 17, 2020

Sturgis sweeps Aberdeen in Wednesday night doubleheader
CHAMBERLAIN, S.D. - The Sturgis Titans picked up two wins over the Aberdeen Smitty's in Wednesday night doubleheader action in Chamberlain. The Titans won game one 13-3 and game two 10-0. In game one, Sturgis opened up the scoring right away, scoring three runs in the first inn...
July 15, 2020

Titan Pitching Woes Propel Hardhats to Win at Strong Field
STURGIS, S.D. – A game that looked to be a pitcher’s duel early turned into a blowout on Monday night at Strong Field, as Rapid City Post 22 scored 11 runs in the fifth inning to beat Sturgis Post 33 in a five inning affair, 16-1. The final home game of the 2020 Amer...
July 13, 2020

Post 320 stuns Brandon Valley in Sunday legion baseball
RAPID CITY, S.D. - The Rapid City Post 320 Stars picked up a big win Sunday, knocking off the the state's top ranked team Brandon Valley. The Stars scored four runs in the fifth inning -- all they would need as they held the Lynx to just one run in a 4-1 victory. Post 320 star...
July 12, 2020

Rapid City Post 22 sweeps Mitchell Post 18
MITCHELL, S.D. - Rapid City Post 22 swept Mitchell Post 18 in a doubleheader Saturday. In the first game Post 22 scored seven runs in the top of the first inning and never looked back en-route to a 12-2 win. Peyton Tipton had 3 hits to help lead Post 22 and Thomas Maguire adde...
July 11, 2020

Early Titan Errors Allow Brandon Valley to Outlast Sturgis Post 33
SPEARFISH, S.D. – The Sturgis Post 33 baseball team made some crucial mistakes early and a few late at Black Hills Energy Stadium in Spearfish and the Brandon Valley Post 131 Lynx took advantage, grinding out a 12-9 win over the Titans. Brandon Valley, ranked #1 in the sta...
July 11, 2020

Post 22 splits with Brandon Valley Friday night
RAPID CITY, S.D. – Rapid City Post 22 split a pair of games with top ranked Brandon Valley last night at Floyd Fitzgerald Stadium. In game one, the Hardhats dropped a 12-8 contest to the Lynx. Brandon Valley jumped out to a 7-0 lead only to see the Hardhats come back with...
July 11, 2020

Rodeo attendees asked to self quarantine after positive COVID19 case
MOBRIDGE, SD - State Health officials announced Wednesday that an individual who attended the Sitting Bull Stampede Rodeo in Mobridge has tested positive for COVID-19. The individual attended the event while able to transmit the virus to others on these dates and times:  Ju...
July 10, 2020

Post 320 splits games with Scottsbluff, Buckly
RAPID CITY, S.D. – Rapid City Post 320 split a pair of games it played yesterday against Scottsbluff, Nebraska and Buckly. The Stars scored 4 runs in the eighth inning to get a 12-8 win over Scottsbluff. The game went into extra innings after Scottsbluff tied the contest ...
July 9, 2020

Ex-coach Mike Shanahan elected to Broncos Ring of Honor
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. — Former head coach Mike Shanahan has been elected to the Denver Broncos Ring of Honor and will be inducted in 2021 because of COVID-19 precautions. Shanahan, a two-time Super Bowl winner in Denver, becomes the 34th member of the ring of fame and the third...
July 8, 2020

Rapid City Post 22 edges Post 320 Tuesday night
RAPID CITY, S.D. – Rapid City Post 22 and Rapid City Post 320 met each other for the second time this year last night at Pete Lien Field. The last time these two teams met, the Hardhats knocked off the Stars by a final score of 11-2. Although the game was much closer this...
July 8, 2020

Sturgis Post 33 uses ‘small ball’ to produce big runs in win over Spearfish Post 164
SPEARFISH, S.D. -- The Sturgis Post 33 Titans got out to a slow start at Black Hills Energy Stadium in Spearfish after a one-hour rain delay, but exploded for 16 runs in the top of the fourth to beat Spearfish Post 164 by a score of 21-0. Sturgis led 3-0 after two innings behind...
July 6, 2020

Results from the Black Hills Roundup Rodeo
BELLE FOURCHE, S.D. - Rodeo action wrapped up over the weekend at the annual Black Hills Roundup in Belle Fourche. South Dakota's Lisa Lockhart turned in a blistering run through the barrels to win the barrel racing. Lockhart's 16.94-second run was the only sub-17 second run of...
July 6, 2020

Post 22 drops Firecracker Championship Game to Rocky Mountain
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Rocky Mountain scored 5 runs in the top of the first and never looked back as they ran away with a 12-1 victory over Post 22 Sunday in the Firecracker Tournament championship game. Post 22 added their only run in the bottom of the third, and held Rocky Mounta...
July 5, 2020

Post 22 suffers first loss at Firecracker Tournament
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Rapid City Post 22 dropped their first game at the Firecracker Tournament Friday night with a 7-3 loss to Missoula. Post 22 fell behind early as the Mavericks scocred 4 in the top of the first inning. The Hardhats would add 2 in the bottom half, only to see...
July 4, 2020

ProRodeo Hall of Fame induction ceremony canceled
COLORADO SPRINGS, CO - The ProRodeo Hall of Fame and Museum of the American Cowboy announced July 2 that the Class of 2020 Induction Ceremony scheduled for Aug. 1 in Colorado Springs, Colo., and associated activities will be cancelled due to the extreme restrictions placed on eve...
July 3, 2020

MLB cancels All-Star Game for first time since 1945
LOS ANGELES — Dodger Stadium’s 40-year wait to host the All-Star Game is going to last even longer. The game scheduled for July 14 has been canceled because of the coronavirus pandemic, and Dodger Stadium was awarded the 2022 Midsummer Classic. The 2021 game is se...
July 3, 2020

Round two of rodeo complete at Black Hills Roundup
BELLE FOURCHE, S.D. - Rodeo action continued at the Black Hills Roundup in Belle Fourche on Thursday. Here are leaders after the secound round of action: Bareback Riding – Tim O’Connell –  Zwingle, IA     88 points Steer Wrestling &ndash...
July 3, 2020

Firecracker Tournament - Post 22 remains undefeated
RAPID CITY, S.D. – Rapid City Post 22 remains undefeated at the Firecracker Tournament as they picked up a couple of wins Thursday. In the first game, Post 22 edged Premier West 10-9 and in the second, the Hardhats rolled to a 14-1 win over Sterling, CO. In game one, Post...
July 3, 2020

Baseball Wrap - Titans fall to Mitchell, Post 320 beats Casper
PIERRE, S.D. – The Sturgis Titans dropped a 6-5 matchup to Mitchell yesterday. Mitchell delivered the winning run in the bottom of the seventh as the score was tied at 5. R.J. Andrewjeski had 2 hits and Dylan Gillespie had an R.B.I. to help lead the Titans. The Titans al...
July 3, 2020

Post 22 opens Firecracker with win over Rocky Mountain
RAPID CITY, S.D. – Rapid City Post 22 opened the annual Firecracker Tournament Wednesday with a 9-4 win over Rocky Mountain. Rocky Mountain opened up the scoring with three runs in the first inning including a home run by Joel Anderson. But the Hardhats answered with a 2 ...
July 2, 2020

Post 320 rolls over Spearfish Post 164 Wednesday
RAPID CITY, S.D. – The Rapid City Post 320 Stars swept Spearfish Post 164 on Wednesday, winning 15-0 and 13-0. Wyatt Hunt and Peyton Ness each went 3-for-3 with four RBIs to lead Post 320. Mitchell Sand took the win for the Stars. He went four innings and finished with ei...
July 2, 2020

Annual Firecracker Tournament opens Wednesday in Rapid City
RAPID CITY, S.D. – The annual Firecracker Tournament will get started today (Wednesday) in Rapid City – albeit a little smaller due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Eden Prairie, Minn., and Terre Haute, Ind., both dropped out of the tournament, which begins Wednesday at 2:3...
July 1, 2020

Post 320 drops three games at Gillette tournament
GILLETTE, WYO. – It was a tough weekend for Rapid City Post 320, as they lost a trio of games at tournament action in Gillette. On Saturday, the Stars fell to the Rocky Mountain Lobos 8-3 and the Colorado Ducks 14-13. On Sunday, Post 320 dropped an 11-8 game to Mitchell. ...
June 29, 2020

Rapid CIty Post 320 beats Mitchell Friday night
GILLETTE, Wyo. - The Rapid City Post 320 Stars won their second game in Gillette on Friday as they defeated Mitchell 5-2. The Stars scored four of their runs in the fifth inning and held Mitchell scoreless the rest of the way. Lane Darrow had 3 hits and 2 R.B.I.'s to help lead ...
June 26, 2020

Post 22 wins two over Harrisburg in pitching duels
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Rapid City Post 22 took two from Harrisburg in a Friday doubleheader. In game one, the Tigers scored two quick runs in the top of the first inning, and kept that lead until the fourth when the Hardhats scored 6 to take the lead. Post 22 held Harrisburg scorel...
June 26, 2020

Legion Roundup - Post 22, Post 320 get victories
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Rapid City Post 22 was back in action Thursday night, playing a doubleheader with Yankton at Fitzgerald. In game one, Ryan Bachman hit a grand slam in the sixth inning as the Hardhats cruised to a 12-0 win. Jake Goble got the pitching win for Post 22, going s...
June 26, 2020

Harrisburg Routs Sturgis Post 33 in a Doubleheader at Strong Field
STURGIS, S.D. -- The Harrisburg Post 45 baseball squad made the long trip from eastern S.D to take on Sturgis Post 33 at Strong Field and left with two convincing wins. The Tigers started slow in game one and were down 3-1 after one inning, as the Titans scored three runs on thr...
June 25, 2020

Twins sign draft pick Aaron Sabato
MINNEAPOLIS, MINN. - The Minnesota Twins have signed first round draft pick Aaron Sabato with a $2.75 million bonus. Sabato, a first baseman from North Carolina, was taken with the 27th overall pick in the first round earlier this month. He signed for about $180,000 above the...
June 24, 2020

Post 22 runs past Post 320 in battle of Rapid City
RAPID CITY, S.D. – Post 22 won the battle of Rapid City Tuesday night at the Hardhats and post 320 squared off at Fitzgerald Stadium. The Hardhats scored six runs in the first inning and went onto beat the Stars, 11-2. Post 22 now leads the all-time series, 36-1. Jake Go...
June 24, 2020

Sturgis Post 33 Surges Late to Beat Spearfish Post 164
STURGIS, S.D. -- The Sturgis Post 33 Titans are a notoriously slow starting team but got out of the gate quickly on Tuesday night, scoring seven runs in the bottom of the first inning on their way to a 16-6 win over Spearfish Post 164 in six innings. It was “Senior Night&r...
June 23, 2020

Sturgis Post 33 Grinds Out a Championship Game Win Over Billings
STURGIS, S.D. -- Despite being down 4-0 after the first inning, the Sturgis Post 33 Titans clawed their way back into a tight ballgame to beat Billings Upper Deck Expos 8-7 in eight innings in the championship game of the Sturgis Baseball Rally Tournament.  The Titans finish...
June 21, 2020

Rapid City Post 320 falls to Ames
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Ames, Iowa used a 7 run sixth inning to pull ahead of Post 320 and pick up a 10-5 Sunday victory. Ames outhit the Stars 13-4 and Post 320 was also hurt by five errors. James Rogers pitched 5.1 innings for the Stars with no strikeouts. Ames scored ten strike...
June 21, 2020

Post 22 wins one, loses one at Creighton Tournament
UNDATED - Rapid City Post 22 picked up a win and a loss at the Creighton Prep Tournament Sunday. In their first game, the Hardhats lost to Brandon Valley Post 131 6-3. Brandon Valley jumped out to a 6-0 lead and the Hardhats couldn't complete the comeback. Colton Hartford help...
June 21, 2020

Champions crowned at South Dakota High School rodeo Finals
FORT PIERRE, S.D. - Champions were crowned Saturday as the South Dakota High School Rodeo Finals wrapped up in Fort Pierre. The top four finishers in each event will advance to the National High School Rodeo Finals in Guthrie, Oklahoma in July. The Sturgis Rodeo Team has had a ...
June 21, 2020

Saturday, June 20, Baseball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Area baseball scores from Saturday, June 20: STURGIS BASEBALL RALLY: Spearfish - 15, Cheyenne - 0 Belle Fourche - 2, Cheyenne - 1 Gillette - 10, Belle Fourche - 0 Billings - 8, Gillette - 0 Sturgis - 10,  Billings - 5   Casper - 13, RC Post 320 Risers ...
June 21, 2020

Sturgis Post 33 Remains Unbeaten in Tourney
STURGIS, S.D. -- The Sturgis Post 33 Titans started slow but finished strong against a tough Billings baseball team, beating the Upper Deck Expos 10-5 in a seven inning affair to take their record to 2-0 as the hosts of the Sturgis Baseball Rally Tournament. Starting pitcher Dav...
June 20, 2020

RC Post 320 splits; Post 22 falls to West Fargo
UNDATED - In legion baseball Saturday, Rapid City Post 320 split a pair of games with Bellevue East and Papillion La-Vista. The Stars got a 4-3 win over Bellevue courtesy of Tate Walker's 2 R.B.I.'s. The Stars brought in the winning run in the fifth inning and held off a seventh...
June 20, 2020

Baseball Scoreboard for Saturday, June 20
UNDATED - Area baseball scores from Friday, June 19: STURGIS BASEBALL RALLY Billings Expos - 6, Belle Fourche - 0 Cheyenne vs Sturgis PPD to Sunday @ 8am due to rain LEGION BASEBALL Rapid City Post 22- 6, Lincoln East -2 Rapid City Post 320 - 7, Millard - 0 Rapid City Post...
June 20, 2020

Event leaders after Thursday's action at the SD High School Rodeo Finals
FORT PIERRE, S.D. - The South Dakota High School Rodeo Finals are starting to heat up in Fort Pierre. On Thursday, Landry Haugen, a Sturgis sophomore, added to her gold buckle winning performance in girls cutting with an event-leading time in the pole bending. Haugen also has a ...
June 19, 2020

Sturgis Post 33 Blows Out Spearfish Post 164 Behind Huge Second Inning
STURGIS, S.D. - Yankee legend Yogi Berra once said, “you can observe a lot just by watching”.  Sturgis Post 33 fans agreed, as they watched their legion baseball team catch fire in the second inning when the Titans exploded with 12 runs on 11 hits to put Spearfis...
June 18, 2020

SDHSAA Board of Directors Approves Girls Wrestling Division for 2020-21
PIERRE, S.D. - At the June 11, 2020 South Dakota High School Activities Association meeting of its Board of Directors, the Board approved a second reading of a proposal to add a Girls division in Wrestling, effective the 2020-21 school year.  South Dakota becomes the 25th st...
June 17, 2020

Titans drop doubleheader to Sioux Falls West
WINNER, S.D. - In a pair of games played at Winner, the Sturgis Titans dropped a doubleheader with Sioux Falls West Tuesday. In the first game, both teams scored in the double figures as West won 20-15. The two teams exhcanged leads several times during game as West kept the Ti...
June 16, 2020

Sturgis to host Baseball Rally Tournament starting Thursday
STURGIS, S.D. The Sturgis Baseball Rally will begin at Strong Field on Thursday evening at 7pm when the Titans face Spearfish. Other teams competing in the tournament include Belle Fourche, Cheyenne, Gillette, and Billings. (Tournament Rules) -8 runs after 5 innings -12 runs aft...
June 16, 2020

Sturgis Rodeo Club wins home event
STURGIS, S.D. - The Sturgis Regional High School Rodeo wrapped up Sunday. Sturgis captured the team title with 300 points. Bodie Mattson won the boys all-around with 60 points and Caden Stoddard won reserve boys all-around with 34 points. Stoddard also won the Boys Rookie title...
June 15, 2020

Post 320 gets revenge win on Colorado Sunday
CASPER, Wyo. - After falling to the Slammers on Saturday, Rapid City Post 320 got a win back on Sunday. The Stars scored 3 runs in the first to take a quick lead over the Colorado team, only to see their lead disappear with the Slammers scoring 5 in the bottom half of the second...
June 15, 2020

Rapid City Post 22 defeats Renner, falls to Pierre Sunday
PIERRE, S.D. - Rapid City Post 22 split a pair of games in Pierre Sunday, getting a win over Renner before dropping a game to Pierre Post 8. In the Renner game, the Hardhats scored 4 runs in the first and two in the second to take a 6-0 lead into the third. Renner got on the boa...
June 14, 2020

Sturgis Post 33 beats Rapid City Post 320 Shooters to win Jim Scull Tourney
RAPID CITY, S.D. - John Fischer blasted a 380-foot home run and drove home five runs on five hits to lead the Sturgis Post 33 Titans to a 26-17 win over the Rapid City Post 320 Shooters on Sunday evening to win the Jim Scull Baseball Tournament with a 5-0 record. The Titans roll...
June 14, 2020

Rapid City Post 320 drops two games at Casper
CASPER, Wyo. - Rapid City Post 320 dropped two games in Casper Saturday. In game one, the Stars fell to Natrona County 8-2. Both teams were scoreless until the third inning, when Natrona County drove in four runs to take a 4-0 lead. The Stars answered with 1 in the top of the...
June 14, 2020

Saturday's Scores from the Jim Scull Tournament
RAPID CITY, S.D. - The Jim Scull Baseball Tournament continued Saturday at Rapid City. The Sturgis Titans earned the number one seed for Sunday's championship game with their two wins Saturday and will play Rapid City Post 320 Shooters at 4:00 p.m. The game will be broadcast on ...
June 14, 2020

Sturgis cruises past Spearfish, Belle Fourche at Scull Tournament
RAPID CITY, S.D. - The Sturgis Titans remained undefeated at the Jim Scull Tournament Saturday with two wins. In their first game of the day, the Titans took a 5-2 lead over Spearfish in the first inning and never looked back -- scoring 9 runs in the fifth to win 17-6. David An...
June 13, 2020

Post 22 takes doubleheader from Pierre Post 8
RAPID CITY, S.D. – Post 22 picked up two wins, sweeping both games of a doubleheader with Pierre Post 8 Friday night. The Hardhats opened the two-game series with a 10-2 win, and then completed the sweep with a 14-4 victory. Hunter Tillery took the win for Post 22 in the ...
June 13, 2020

Friday Scores from the Jim Scull Tournament
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Scores from Friday's games at the Jim Scull Tournament: Newcastle 7, Spearfish 2 Williston 16, Spearfish 1 Post 320 16U 11, Post 320 Shooters  1 Post 320 Shooters 12, Cheyenne Coyotes 1 Williston 21, Post 320 Risers 11 Belle Fourche 12, Post 22 Bulle...
June 13, 2020

Post 33 Titans outlast Post 320 Risers
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Sturgis Post 33 had some fresh faces on the roster Friday night at McKeague Field in Rapid City as the Titans outlasted the Post 320 Risers, 16-10 at the Jim Scull Invitational Baseball Tournament. Pitcher Dawson Inhofer started on the mound for Post 33. ...
June 13, 2020

Jim Scull Baseball Tournament opens in Rapid City
RAPID CITY, S.D. - The Jim Scull Baseball Tournament opened in Rapid City Thursday. This year's tournament features 11 teams from Wyoming, North Dakota and South Dakota. The Sturgis Titans are taking part this year, and they opened the  tournament with a come-from-behind w...
June 12, 2020

Post 320 splits Wednesday double header with Miles City
MILES CITY, Mont. - The Rapid City Post 320 Stars wrapped up a three game series with the Miles City Outlaws Wednesday as they split a double-header. In game one, the Stars picked up a 6-2 victory as Wyatt Hunt helped lead Post 320 with two hits and an R.B.I. In the second game...
June 11, 2020

Rapid City Post 22 takes two from Sturgis Titans
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Rapid City Post 22 swept a doubleheader away from Sturgis Wednesday night. In game one, the Hardhats rolled to a 10-0 win in five innings. Post 22 got on the scoreboard in the bottom of the first inning as Colton Hartford scored on a throwing error. The Ha...
June 10, 2020

Gillette steals two from Rapid City Post 22
GILLETEE, Wyo. - The Gillette Roughriders took both games of a doubleheader played Monday night. In game one, Gillette quickly erased a 1-0 deficit in the second inning as Post 22 pitcher Bransen Keuhl walked four batters, resulting in three runs. Gillette would add to its lead...
June 9, 2020

Sturgis Titans take two over Rapid City Post 320 Shooters
STURGIS, S.D. - The Sturgis Titans ended the weekend 4-0 as they swept a double-header over the Rapid City Post 320 Shooters on Sunday. In game one, the Titans fell behind 3-0 before scoring 2 in the second and three in fourth. The Titans used an 8 run sixth inning and kept the...
June 7, 2020

Rapid City Post 22 Bullets split with Pierre Post 8
PIERRE, S.D. - The Rapid City Post 22 Bullets split with Pierre Post 8 Sunday. In game one, Pierre scored 5 runs in the second and third to take a 10-1 lead as they cruised to a 15-5 win. The Bullets scored a run in the third and fifth inning and attempted to post a comeback i...
June 7, 2020

Post 320 Risers fall to Williston 17-4 Sunday
WILLISTON, N.D. - In legion baseball Sunday, the Rapid City Post 320 Risers dropped an 17-4 game to Williston. The Risers scored first with a run in the first inning. After that, it was all Williston as they scored 7 in the second, three in third and 7 more in the fourth to end ...
June 7, 2020

Rapid City Post 22 opens with two wins over Mitchell
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Post 22 opened up their season with a sweep of Mitchell in a Saturday double-header. In Game one, Post 22 rolled to an 18-3 win in five innings. The Hardhats opened with 5 runs in the first before adding 4 in the second and 2 in the third. They broke the gam...
June 6, 2020

Sturgis wins double-header over Douglas Saturday afternoon
STURGIS, S.D. - The Sturgis Titan swept a double-header over Douglas in Saturday afternoon legion baseball action at Strong Field. In game one, the Titans rolled to a 12-2 win in three innings. Sturgis scored 7 in the first, 2 in the second and 3 in the third. Colton Cruicksha...
June 6, 2020

Sturgis Titans improve to 2-0 with win over Post 320
STURGIS, S.D. - After spotting Rapid City Post 320 three runs in the top of the first inning, Sturgis Post 33 answered with six runs in the bottom of the inning and kept rolling to a 13-3 win Wednesday night. The Stars got off to a hot start as Wyatt Hunt's 2 R.B.I. double gave ...
June 3, 2020

Sturgis Titans open season with 16-1 win over Belle Fourche
BELLE FOURCHE, S.D. – The Sturgis Titans rolled in their season opener last night at Belle Fourche with a 16-1, five inning win. David Anderson helped lead the Titans with 4 runs on 3 hits. Post 32 also had some costly errors, costing them some runs. The Titans are back i...
June 3, 2020

Rapid City Stevens names new competitive cheer coach
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Rapid City Stevens Athletic Director Jared Vasquez has tabbed Jamiee Exner as head competitive cheer coach. Vasquez says Exner "is a product of our cheer program and has been a hard-working, loyal assistant cheer coach and led the Winter Sideline cheer team to...
June 1, 2020

Wyoming coach part of NCAA talks on football amid COVID-19
CASPER, Wyo. - Wyoming coach Craig Bohl has a seat at the table as the NCAA considers how to carry on with football season amid the coronavirus pandemic. Bohl says there's been "a lot of different ideas" but so far not many hard and fast decisions. Bohl is a member of the Divis...
June 1, 2020

Wyoming Governor says state did not cancel rodeos
CHEYENNE, WY - Gov. Gordon, while joined by rodeo leadership across the state, announced the cancellation of the six largest rodeos in Wyoming due to COVID-19 concerns. The announcement prompted criticism and anger from some in the state who feel government response to the pande...
May 30, 2020

South Dakota American Legion Baseball Teams get green light to play ball
UNDATED - On Sunday, the national headquarters for American Legion Baseball shut down all national sponsorship and involvement for the 2020 season. There was a section in the letter that was open to interpretation as to whether local baseball could be supported or not. On Wednesd...
May 14, 2020

Ryder Kirsch of St Thomas More wins 2020 SD Mr. Basketball Award
UNDATED - Ryder Kirsch of St Thomas More has been named 2020 South Dakota Mr. Basketball. Kirsch led the  Cavaliers to a 19-2 season and a start to finish number one ranking in the Class A boys basketball poll. Kirsch wasn't able to showcase his talents at this year's stat...
May 13, 2020

Spirit of Su winners announced for 2020
PIERRE – The “Visions of SuAnne” Foundation, in coordination with the South Dakota High School Basketball Coaches’ Association (SDHSCA) and South Dakota High School Activities Association (SDHSAA), are pleased to announce the selections of the 2020 recipie...
May 13, 2020

Rapid City Central announces Pat Moriarity as new head Track and Field Coach
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Rapid City Central has named a new Head Track and Field Coach. Pat Moriarty will take over the Cobbler program starting next season. Coach Moriarty has been coaching track and field for 15 seasons at the Class AA and Class A level. In 2006, he began his coac...
May 13, 2020

MLB owners approve plan to start season in July
NEW YORK (AP) — It’s the players’ union’s turn at the plate. Major League Baseball owners gave the go-ahead Monday to making a proposal to the union that could lead to the coronavirus-delayed season starting around the Fourth of July weekend in ballparks ...
May 12, 2020

American Legion suspends season; some SD teams say they will play
UNDATED - Just a day after giving teams a green light, the American Legion National Headquarters decided to suspend all of the remaining 25 states from American Legion Baseball play this summer. That came as a surprise to the Chairman of the South Dakota American Legion Athletic...
May 11, 2020

RC Central girls' basketball coach Kraig Bloome steps down
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Rapid City Central is searching for a new girls basketball coach. Athletic Director Jordan Bauer announced this past week that Kraig Bloome has resigned. Bauer stated they would begin the search process immediately to find "our next girls' basketball coach." ...
May 11, 2020

Rush agree to contract extension for Coach Tetrault
RAPID CITY, S.D. - The Rapid City Rush, proud ECHL affiliate of the NHL’s Arizona Coyotes, announced that the team has agreed to a contract extension with Head Coach and Director of Hockey Operations, Daniel Tetrault. The extension is for two years with a mutual option ...
May 6, 2020

Don Shula, winningest coach in pro football history, dies at 90
MIAMI — Pro Football Hall of Fame coach Don Shula has died at his home in South Florida. He was 90. The Miami Dolphins say Shula died Monday morning. He won the most games of any NFL coach and led the Dolphins to the only perfect season in league history. Shula surpasse...
May 4, 2020

Bengals release QB Dalton, clear way for Burrow to lead
CINCINNATI (AP) — The Bengals have released quarterback Andy Dalton, clearing the way for Joe Burrow to lead a team that remade itself in the draft. Dalton set several Bengals passing records in his nine seasons and led the Bengals to a club-record five straight playoff b...
April 30, 2020

Colts sign 2nd kicker as Vinatieri recovers from knee injury
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Kicker Rodrigo Blankenship is one of 10 undrafted rookies who has signed with the Indianapolis Colts. The addition of Blankenship gives Indy two kickers on the roster while the NFL's career scoring leader, Adam Vinatieri, remains a free agent. Genera...
April 30, 2020

Favre: Rodgers 'surprised' by Packers' decision to take Love
GREEN BAY - Former Packers quarterback Brett Favre says Aaron Rodgers was surprised by Green Bay’s decision to draft a quarterback in the first round. Favre said on “The Rich Eisen Show” that he had spoken with Rodgers since the Packers traded up four spots in...
April 30, 2020

Packers announce signings of 15 undrafted free agents
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — The Green Bay Packers have included Michigan State wideout Darrell Stewart among their 15 undrafted free-agent signings. The Packers didn't select any wide receivers in one of the bigger surprises of last week's NFL draft. Davante Adams is the onl...
April 30, 2020

MLB teams offer ticket refunds, credit for games not played
UNDATED - Several Major League Baseball teams have announced ticket refund policies for games not played through May because of the virus outbreak. The Minnesota Twins, Cleveland Indians and Boston Red Sox are offering a bonus credit to fans who want to apply what they've alrea...
April 30, 2020

Vikings agree to terms on contracts with 12 college free agents
MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. - The Minnesota Vikings have agreed to terms on contracts with 12 college free agents. That's after the record haul of 15 draft picks they made over the weekend. Texas A&M wide receiver Quartney Davis was one of the priorities, as one of the top-rated u...
April 28, 2020

NFL Draft Round 1 - Burrow goes to Bengals
UNDATED (AP) — Joe Burrow’s the one. The Cincinnati Bengals have taken the LSU quarterback with the first selection in the NFL draft. It’s the third straight year in which the reigning Heisman Trophy winner was taken first overall in the draft. Burrow just led...
April 24, 2020

SDHSAA approves first reading of girls' wrestling plan
PIERRE, S.D. - The South Dakota High School Activities Association Board of Directors this week approved first reading of allowing sanctioned girls' wrestling. The board on Tuesday agreed to follow a pattern established in Missouri that provides four weight classes for girls' wr...
April 23, 2020

SDHSSA board discusses several sports issues Tuesday
PIERRE, S.D. - The South Dakota High School Activities Association Board of Directors discussed several issues at their Tuesday meeting. The board continued discussion of wittling down the current seven-class system in high school football down to five. The board is still in fa...
April 22, 2020

ProRodeo Hall of Fame announces 2020 inductees
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – Renowned bareback horse Grated Coconut of Calgary Stampede’s Grated Coconut headlines an award-winning, eight-member class of inductees that will be enshrined in the ProRodeo Hall of Fame in Colorado Springs, Aug. 1. Grated Coconut, who won ...
April 21, 2020

Chargers announce new uniforms for 2020 season
COSTA MESA, Calif. — The Los Angeles Chargers are going back to their past as they prepare to move into their new home at SoFi Stadium. The Chargers unveiled their new uniforms Tuesday, which include numbers on the helmet and gold pants. The Chargers had numbers on their ...
April 21, 2020

Be The Light held at stadiums across the area
STURGIS, S.D. - Area communities honored first responders, healthcare workers and the class of 2020 last night as they turned on stadium lights for 20 minutes at 8:20. It was called Be The Light. In Sturgis, a nearly full parking lot at Woodle Field watched from the vehicles as...
April 17, 2020

John Elway free to focus on O-line, receivers in NFL draft
DENVER, Colo. - Denver Broncos general manager John Elway is set to address his team's biggest needs in the NFL draft after plugging his biggest holes during a busy offseason. Elway acquired cornerback A.J. Bouye and defensive lineman Jurrell Casey in trades and also signed off...
April 15, 2020

Packers may change usual approach by targeting offense early
GREEN BAY - The Green Bay Packers haven't used a first-round pick on an offensive player since taking Mississippi State tackle Derek Sherrod in 2011. They might try to give quarterback Aaron Rodgers some more weapons with the 30th overall selection. This also could be the yea...
April 15, 2020

With pair of 1st-round picks, Vikings face pressing CB need
MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. - The Minnesota Vikings have not entered the NFL draft with this many immediate needs on defense since the arrival of coach Mike Zimmer in 2014. The list starts at cornerback. Their top three players at that position last season, Xavier Rhodes, Trae Waynes ...
April 15, 2020

XFL files for bankruptcy, cites COVID-19 crisis
UNDATED — The XFL has filed for bankruptcy, likely spelling the end of the second iteration of the league. The filing Monday in U.S. Bankruptcy Court in Delaware estimates the organization has between $10 million and $50 million in both assets and liabilities. Former coach...
April 14, 2020

Panthers make McCaffrey highest-paid running back
UNDATED — The Carolina Panthers have rewarded Christian McCaffrey for his production and versatility, making him the highest-paid running in the NFL. A person familiar with the contract negotiations tells The Associated Press the team agreed to a four-year, $64 million cont...
April 14, 2020

Get ready to Be The Light on Thursday
STURGIS, S.D. - An event to honor our brave health care workers and the class of 2020 is being planned for this Thursday night. Below, find the post on the Scooper State Facebook: The Sturgis Scoopers will be joining with other Black Hills Conference communities in the “Be...
April 14, 2020

The buck stops: Cowboys hanging on until rodeos start again
UNDATED - With rodeo events from Florida to Canada to Texas on hold amid the coronavirus pandemic, cowboys are trying to hang on as best they can until they climb back into the saddle. They are dealing with the downtime in different ways. Reigning six-time world bull-riding cha...
April 13, 2020

South Dakota Class AA and A Boys All-State team selected
UNDATED - The South Dakota Basketball Coaches Association has released the 2019-2020 South Dakota Boys Basketball Class AA and Class A All - State teams. Headlining the boys team for Class AA is Matthew Mors. The Yankton junior finished up the year averaging 19.4 points per gam...
April 9, 2020

College National Finals Rodeo canceled due to pandemic
WALLA WALLA, WA. -The NIRA National Office announced the cancellation of the 2020 College National Finals Rodeo, which were to take place June 14-June 20 in Casper, WY. The office announced public safety during the COVID-19 outbreak as the reason, citing the public's safety is ...
April 9, 2020

Governor's announcement on school closing wipes out spring sports season, basketball tournaments
UNDATED - Governor Kristi Noem announced on Monday that schools across the state would not be able to finish out the remainder of the 2019-2020 academic year, and said students would not return to the classroom. The Governor had hoped to get students back in early May, but made ...
April 6, 2020

Coaches Association names coach and assistant coaches of the year
UNDATED - The South Dakota High School Coaches Association has released its annual awards for coach and assistant coach of the year for basketball. In Region 4, David Hollenbeck of St Thomas More was named boys head coach of the year. Also for St Thomas More, Assistant Girls Bas...
April 6, 2020

South Dakota Class AA Girls' All-State Selections
UNDATED - Five seniors and a junior have been named to the Class AA girls' basketball all-state team, which is selected by the South Dakota High School Basketball Coaches Association. Here are the teams: First Team Emma Ronsiek, O'Gorman, Sr., 16.5 ppg, 8.5 rpg, 3.2 apg, 26 st...
April 2, 2020

Changes coming to NFL playoffs
UNDATED — There will be a new format for the NFL playoffs this postseason. NFL team owners have voted to expand the playoffs by one team in each conference for a total of 14. Only two teams will get a first-round bye — the teams with the best record in the AFC and N...
April 1, 2020

Bucks try to make sure they're ready whenever season resumes
MILWAUKEE — The NBA-leading Milwaukee Bucks remain confident the coronavirus pandemic won’t put a permanent halt to the season and that they’ll get to resume chasing their first league title in nearly half a century. The Bucks had a league-best 53-12 record whe...
April 1, 2020

Ciara Duffy Honored With Becky Hammon POY Award
UNDATED - On Tuesday, Her Hoop Stats announced that University of South Dakota senior basketball star Ciara Duffy was the inaugural recipient of their Becky Hammon Mid-Major Player of the Year award. “That was a cool thing to get for sure,” stated Duffy. “It&rs...
April 1, 2020

SDHSAA Keeping Door Open On Sports and Activities
PIERRE, S.D. - The South Dakota High School Activities Association held an urgent board of directors meeting on Friday to discuss a plan of action for high school sports and activities for both winter and spring. For starters, a lot of information was discussed and quite a few p...
March 27, 2020

Remainder of college rodeo season canceled, finals still on
WALLA WALLA, Wash. - The National Intercollegiate Rodeo Association has canceled the remainder of the season. “It is heartbreaking for all of our athletes, coaches, and fans, but the health and safety of everyone is the most important at this time,” a release from th...
March 26, 2020

Panthers sign QB Teddy Bridgewater to 3-year contract
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — The Panthers have signed free agent quarterback Teddy Bridgewater to a three-year contract. A person familiar with the situation told The Associated Press last week that the contract is worth $63 million. The person spoke on condition of anonymity beca...
March 26, 2020

Royals new owner patiently awaiting rescheduled opening day
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — This was supposed to be the first opening day for the Royals under new owner John Sherman. The fulfillment of a lifelong ambition. Instead, Kauffman Stadium sat empty under sunny skies and amid continued uncertainty whether baseball will be played at ...
March 26, 2020

Panthers release quarterback Cam Newton
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — The Cam Newton era is over in Carolina, as the Panthers released the quarterback after nine seasons. The move became a formality after the Panthers made it clear last week they were moving on from Newton, giving him permission to seek a trade before agre...
March 24, 2020

Backup plan: Browns sign veteran QB Keenum to help Mayfield
CLEVELAND — Case Keenum has reunited in Cleveland with the coach who brought out the best in him. The veteran quarterback signed a three-year, $18 million free agent contract with the Browns. He'll again be working with coach Kevin Stefanski. The pair spent 2017 togethe...
March 24, 2020

Dayton double: Flyers' Toppin, Grant claim AP top honors
UNDATED - Dayton's Obi Toppin and Anthony Grant have claimed top honors from The Associated Press after leading the Flyers to a No. 3 final ranking. Toppin was voted the AP men's college basketball player of the year. Grant is the AP coach of the year. They led the Flyers to ...
March 24, 2020

Blue and yellow again: LA Rams unveil logos, color scheme
LOS ANGELES — The Los Angeles Rams have changed their team colors to a vibrant version of their traditional blue and yellow. The team has also unveiled two new logos and new wordmarks as part of their rebranding ahead of their move into SoFi Stadium this summer. The Ram...
March 23, 2020

Oregon star Sabrina Ionescu is AP women's player of the year
UNDATED - Oregon star guard Sabrina Ionescu is The Associated Press women's basketball player of the year. She is only the second player to be a unanimous choice. The other is former UConn star Breanna Stewart. Oregon's star guard received all 30 ballots from the national m...
March 23, 2020

South Carolina's Dawn Staley is AP women's coach of the year
UNDATED - Dawn Staley helped guide South Carolina to the No. 1 ranking this season. She has now earned coach of the year honors from The Associated Press for the first time. The veteran coach received 20 votes from the national media panel that selects the Top 25 each week. ...
March 23, 2020

Wyoming hires Northern Colorado's Linder as mens basketball head coach
LARAMIE, Wyo. - Wyoming has hired Northern Colorado's Jeff Linder to replace Allen Edwards as head coach. Linder has led the Bears to three straight seasons with over 20 wins. He was 80-50 over four seasons at Northern Colorado, including 22-9 this past season. Linder was nam...
March 18, 2020

Cousins, Vikings agree to 2-year contract extension
MINNEAPOLIS — The Minnesota Vikings and quarterback Kirk Cousins have agreed to a two-year contract extension. Cousins' agent Mike McCartney made the announcement on his verified Twitter account. Terms were not immediately available. Cousins was entering the final seaso...
March 16, 2020

SDHSAA postpones all State Basketball Tournaments
UNDATED - The COVID-19 virus has now led to the postponement of all State Basketball Tournaments in South Dakota. The South Dakota High School Activities Association issued the following release: At the request of Governor Noem, the remainder of the SDHSAA Class B Girls Basketb...
March 13, 2020

Results from Thursday's Quarterfinals of the Girls Class B State Basketball Tournament
SPEARFISH, S.D. - The 2020 SDHSAA State 'B' Girls Basketball Championships began on Thursday in Spearfish. Here are the scores from the quarterfinal round and the schedule for Friday. All games are televised live on SDPB1-TV and streamed live on SDPB.org/basketball. The semifinal...
March 13, 2020

ECHL suspends hockey operations due to COVID-19
RAPID CITY, S.D. -The ECHL announced Thursday it was suspending operations immediately due to the COVID-19 situation. A release from the Rapid City Rush read as follows: "The Rapid City Rush, proud ECHL affiliate of the NHL’s Arizona Coyotes, are proceeding within the gui...
March 13, 2020

Faith girls defeat Howard in first round action at State B Tournament
SPEARFISH, S.D. – The Faith Longhorns girls basketball team cruised to a 56-34 first round win over Howard as the State B Basketball Tournament opened in Spearfish today. The Longhorns jumped out to a 20-8 first quarter lead and never looked back. The Longhorns had three ...
March 12, 2020

SDHSAA says all state basketball tournament games still on
UNDATED - The South Dakota High School Activities Association says as of now, all state basketball tournaments are still on as scheduled. The statement was issued today by Daniel Swartos, Exeuctive Director of the SDHSAA. The release stated the following: After consultation ...
March 11, 2020

Faith and St Thomas More boys punch ticket to state tournament
 UNDATED - The Boys Class A and Class B SoDak 16 wrapped up Tuesday, setting the stage for the upcoming state tournament. In Class B, the Faith Longhorns punched their ticket to the state tournament with a big overtime win over Marty Indian. The 11th seeded Longhorns upset ...
March 10, 2020

Steelers-Cowboys in Hall of Fame game, honor former coaches
CANTON, Ohio — The Pittsburgh Steelers and Dallas Cowboys will play in the Hall of Fame Game to honor their former coaches. Bill Cowher and Jimmy Johnson will be inducted this summer. The game in Canton, Ohio, opens the preseason schedule on Aug. 6. Cowher and Johnson e...
March 10, 2020

Edwards out at Wyoming after dismal back-to-back seasons
LARAMIE, Wyo. - Wyoming has fired head basketball coach Allen Edwards after back-to-back losing seasons. University officials announced Monday a search for a replacement will begin immediately. Wyoming made a surprise run in the recent Mountain West Conference tournament, beat...
March 10, 2020

No. 17 South Dakota women roll past Oral Roberts in Summit Tournament
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — Taylor Frederick scored 16 points, Hannah Sjerven added a double-double with seven blocks and No. 17 South Dakota coasted past fourth-seeded Oral Roberts 65-43 in the Summit League semifinals. Sjerven, who had 15 points and matched her career high with...
March 9, 2020

St Thomas More and Hill City girls punch ticket to State Tournament
UNDATED - The eight teams are set for the Girls Class A State Basketball Tournament as the SoDak 16 wrapped up Monday night. Top seeded St Thomas More defeated Tri-Valley 64-43 to earn a spot in the upcoming tournament. They will be joined by undefeated Winner, who rolled past ...
March 9, 2020

No. 17-ranked South Dakota women dismantle Omaha by 59
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — Ciara Duffy scored 17 points and Monica Arens 16 and No. 17-ranked South Dakota gashed Omaha 99-40 in the quarterfinals of the Summit League Tournament. South Dakota never trailed. Duffy scored seven of the Coyotes' first 16 points when her layup with ...
March 8, 2020

Purdue Fort Wayne upsets South Dakota State in Summit tourney
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — Matt Holba scored 21 points and No. 7 seed Purdue Fort Wayne upset second-seeded South Dakota State 77-74 in a Summit League tournament quarterfinal. Noah Freidel scored 35 points to lead South Dakota State. Purdue Fort Wayne had a 75-71 lead with 22...
March 8, 2020

Scoopers drop SoDak 16 game to Yankton; RCC and RCS punch tickets to state
YANKTON, S.D. - Matthew Mors and the Yankton Bucks were too much for Sturgis as they cruised to a 65-39 win Saturday and earn a berth in the upcoming State AA Boys Basketball Tournament. Mors was unstoppable, scoring 19 points and pleasing the crowd with six slam dunks that got ...
March 8, 2020

Rapid City Stevens girls headed to state tournament
UNDATED - The eight teams are set for the South Dakota Class AA girls basketball tournament in two weeks. Rapid City Stevens, the number two seed, punched their ticket to the tournament with a 66-46 victory over Watertown Friday night in the SoDak 16. Top seeded Sioux Falls O'G...
March 6, 2020

Friday Night, South Dakota High School Region Scores
UNDATED - Region playoff scores from Friday Night, March 6: BOYS BASKETBALL Class A Region 1= SoDak 16 Qualifier= Milbank 64, Groton Area 56 Tiospa Zina Tribal 58, Sisseton 45 Class A Region 3= SoDak 16 Qualifier= Dell Rapids 64, West Central 50 Sioux Falls Christian 83,...
March 6, 2020

Scooper Girls Basketball honored at awards night
STURGIS, S.D. With their season over, the Sturgis Scooper girls basketball team held their annual awards night Thursday. Award winners were as follows: Offensive MVP: Sarah Janz Defensive MVP: Megan Petrocco Secretary of Assists: Tatum Lightenburg Scooper Award: Kylie Shaw Chai...
March 5, 2020

Faith Lady Longhorns headed to State B Girls Tournament
UNDATED - The Faith Lady Longhorns are headed to the girls Class B State Basketball tournament with a 55-36 win over Kimbal/White Lake in their SoDak 16 game last night. They will be the only West River team as Newell fell to Faulkton 56 to 47 and New Underwood lost to Castlewo...
March 5, 2020

Thursday Night, March 5, South Dakota High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Thursday Night, South Dakota High School Basketball Scoreboard: GIRLS BASKETBALL Class A Region 1= SoDak 16 Qualifier= Aberdeen Roncalli 58, Webster 20 Redfield 49, Sisseton 45 Class A Region 2= SoDak 16 Qualifier= Flandreau 60, Florence/Henry 28 H...
March 5, 2020

BHSU and SD School of Mines women drop their quaterfinal RMAC Games
UNDATED - The basketball season has come to an end for both the BHSU and South Dakota School of Mines women. BHSU fell to the Colorado School of Mines in quarterfinal action Tuesday night. Denali Pinto scored 24 points in leading the Colorado School of Mines to a 66-44 victory. ...
March 4, 2020

BHSU Yellow Jackets upset in first round of RMAC Tournament
SPEARFISH, S.D. - The Black Hills State University men's basketball team was stunned by the Hardrockers in the first round of the RMAC Tournament falling 71-80. The Yellow Jackets finish the season 20-9 and 17-5 in conference play. The stage was set for a game with the atmospher...
March 4, 2020

Tuesday Night, March 3, South Dakota High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Tuesday Night, March 3, South Dakota Prep Basketball Scoreboard: BOYS PREP BASKETBALL Class A Region 1= First Round= Groton Area 64, Aberdeen Roncalli 41 Milbank 56, Redfield 46 Sisseton 57, Webster 47 Class A Region 2= First Round= Clark/Willow La...
March 3, 2020

Broncos to acquire Jaguars cornerback A.J. Bouye
ENGLEWOOD, Colorado - A person with knowledge of the deal tells The Associated Press that the Denver Broncos have agreed to acquire cornerback A.J. Bouye from the Jacksonville Jaguars for a fourth-round pick in the upcoming draft. The person spoke on condition of anonymity becau...
March 3, 2020

Stugis boys and girls drop regular season finale to RC Central
STURGIS, S.D. - The Sturgis Scooper girls and boys basketball teams dropped their regular season finales to Rapid City Central on Monday night. In the girls game, Central jumped out to a 13-4 lead after one quarter and outscored the Scoopers 15-3 in the second to take a 38-7 hal...
March 3, 2020

South Dakota Media Prep Basketball Poll for Week of March 2
UNDATED - The final South Dakota Prep Media Basketball Poll 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. Huron (13) 16-4 77 1 2. Yankton (3) 16-4...
March 3, 2020

Monday Night, March 2, South Dakota High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Monday Night, March 2, South Dakota High School Basketball Scoreboard: BOYS BASKETBALL= Rapid City Stevens 90, Spearfish 41 Class B Region 1= First Round= Britton-Hecla 62, Great Plains Lutheran 42 Langford 62, Wilmot 50 Class B Region 2= First Roun...
March 3, 2020

No. 20 South Dakota women get perfect Summit League
VERMILLION, S.D. — Ciara Duffy scored 17 points, Taylor Frederick added 15 and No. 20 South Dakota rolled to its second undefeated Summit League season and school-record 27th win with a 76-47 win over North Dakota. The Coyotes posted the only other perfect season in confe...
March 1, 2020

Saturday Night, February 29, South Dakota High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Saturday Night, February 29, South Dakota High School Basketball Scoreboard: BOYS BASKETBALL SCORES: Brandon Valley 51, St. Thomas More 50 Sioux Falls Roosevelt 53, Sioux Falls Lincoln 50, OT Sioux Falls Washington 71, Aberdeen Central 43 Yankton 81, D...
March 1, 2020

Rapid City Stevens wins State A Wrestling title; Hutmacher makes history
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. - The State A Wrestling Tournament wrapped up Saturday night in historic fashion -- literally. While Rapid City Stevens came away with the team title, all eyes were on Chamberlain's Nash Hutmacher in the 285 pound championship match - saving the best for last. ...
February 29, 2020

Canton wins team title as champions are crowned at State B Wrestling
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. - Champions were crowned on Saturday night as the South Dakota State B Wrestling tournament came to a close. Logan Graf of Custer won the 106 pound championship. He defeated Gunner Kvistad of Clark/Willow Lake. At 126, Philip's Jadyn Coller brought home second...
February 29, 2020

State A Wrestling Consolation Rounds complete
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – The consolation rounds wrapped up Saturday afternoon as the State A Wrestling Tournament in Sioux Falls prepared for championship matches Saturday night. Several area athletes were involved in the wrestlebacks, hoping to make it to the medal stand. At ...
February 29, 2020

State B Wrestling Consolation Rounds are complete
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – The State B Wrestling Tournament wrapped up the consolation, or wrestleback rounds Saturday afternoon. Here’s a look at area athletes vying for a medal. At 106, Kipp Cordes of Philip placed seventh on a win over Chase Hanson of Stanley County. A...
February 29, 2020

Yellow Jacket woman thrill in regular season finale with win over Tech
RAPID CITY, S.D. - The Black Hills State University women's basketball team held off the SD School of Mines of Hardrockers in a 4th quarter thriller to win the last regular season basketball game of the season. The Yellow Jackets finish the regular season 17-10 overall and 14-8 i...
February 28, 2020

Friday Night, February 28, South Dakota High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Friday Night, February 28, South Dakota High School Basketball scoreboard: BOYS BASKETBALL Aberdeen Central 66, Mitchell 47 Arlington 58, Clark/Willow Lake 39 Brandon Valley 58, Douglas 38 Burke 77, Avon 50 Chamberlain 65, McLaughlin 53 Dell Rapids S...
February 28, 2020

Rapid City Stevens wins State A Wrestling dual championship
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. - Rapid City Stevens won the State A Wrestling dual championship Friday night at the South Dakota State Wrestling Tournament in Sioux Falls. Stevens defeated Harrisburg 40-28 in the semifinals and headed to the championship, where they beat Watertown 37-25. Wa...
February 28, 2020

Semifinal rounds complete at the State A and B Wrestling Tournament
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. - The State A individual matches wrapped up Friday afternoon with the completion of the semifinals. AT 106, Jack Schoenhard dropped his semifinal match to Quincy Hulverson of Tea Area, a 5-2 decision. Schoenhard will wrestle for third place Saturday. At 113, K...
February 28, 2020

Rapid City Stevens rolls over Scooper girls and boys Thursday
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Rapid City Stevens celebrated senior night and a couple of victories as they cruised over the Scoopers Thursday night. In the girl's game, Stevens jumped out to a 20-5 lead in the first quarter and never looked back -- running away with a 65-21 win. The Raide...
February 28, 2020

Thursday Night, February 27, South Dakota High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Thursday Night, February 27, High School Basketball Scoreboard: BOYS BASKETBALL Burke 63, Gayville-Volin 51 Dell Rapids 77, Garretson 50 Groton Area 45, Deuel 43 Little Wound 82, Bennett County 48 Marshall, Minn. 59, Watertown 36 McCook Central/Montr...
February 28, 2020

Donnelly, Harkless among area athletes headed to State Wrestling B semifinals
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. - Several area athletes have punched tickets to the semifinals at the State B Wrestling Tournament. At 106, Logan Graf of Custer heads to the semifinals after a win over Philip's Kipp Cordes. At 126, Philip's Jadyn Coller defeated Parker Geditz for a trip to t...
February 28, 2020

State A Wrestling Day One - Olson lone Scooper to advance to semifinals
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. - After advancing six wrestlers on to the quarterfinals Thursday, the Sturgis Scoopers only advanced one to the semfinals Friday. Kaden Olson is the lone Scooper vying for a championship this year. Olson punched his ticket to the Semifinals with an 8-2 decision...
February 28, 2020

Scooper wrestling prepares for State Tournament
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. - The Sturgis Scooper wrestling team is in Sioux Falls tonight, preparing for this year’s State A Wrestling Tournament, which begins Thursday. Along with the individual tournament, the team dual tournament is back this year. Sturgis heads into the dual t...
February 26, 2020

Tuesday Night, February 25, South Dakota Prep Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Tuesday Night, February 25, South Dakota Prep Basketball Scoreboard: BOYS PREP BASKETBALL Beresford 73, Wagner 54 Custer 70, Hill City 22 Dell Rapids 82, Canton 63 Flandreau 45, Parker 40 Highmore 60, Ipswich 56 Huron 78, Harrisburg 47 Lennox 76, Da...
February 25, 2020

Winter weather leads to cancellation of Sturgis vs Douglas game
STURGIS, S.D. - The winter storm that led to school closings and road closures today has led to the cancellation of the Sturgis Scooper vs Douglas boys basketball game. The game was scheduled for tonight at Box Elder. However, due to time constraints, the game will not be made ...
February 25, 2020

South Dakota High School Basketball Scoreboard from Monday, February 24
UNDATED - Here is your South Dakota High School Basketball Scoreboard for Monday, February 24: BOYS BASKETBALL Clark/Willow Lake 76, Florence/Henry 74, 2OT Corsica/Stickney 62, Parkston 60 Flandreau 66, Deuel 30 Hamlin 56, Flandreau Indian 42 Irene-Wakonda 59, Bon Homme 56 ...
February 25, 2020

South Dakota Prep Media Basketball Poll for Week of February 24
UNDATED - The South Dakota Prep Media Basketball Poll for the week of Feb. 25 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. Huron (14) 14-4 94 4 ...
February 25, 2020

Friedel, Wilson spark South Dakota St. past South Dakota 85-80
BROOKINGS, S.D. — Noah Freidel scored 21 of his 26 points after halftime and South Dakota State stretched its win streak to eight games, defeating South Dakota 85-80. Douglas Wilson added 20 points for the Jackrabbits, who used an 8-0 burst to take the lead in the final s...
February 23, 2020

Saturday Night, February 22, Area College Basketball Scores
UNDATED - Area college basketball scores for Friday, February 22: MENS COLLEGE BASKETBALL SCORES: UC-Colorado Springs 73, BHSU 61 SD School of Mines 78, Colorado School of Mines 73 USF 75 Wayne St. 64 Northern St. 67 Minot St. 53 Augustana 77 SMSU 73 Hastings 70 DWU 62 Mi...
February 22, 2020

Region Wrestling - Scoopers to send 12 wrestlers to state
STURGIS, S.D. - Sturgis hosted the Region 4A tournament Saturday, and finished in the runner up position -- sending 12 wrestlers on to the State Tournament next weekend. Rapid City Stevens won the tournament with 257 points. Sturgis had 212 and RC Central was third with 204.5. ...
February 22, 2020

No. 20 South Dakota women claim outright Summit League title
BROOKINGS, S.D. — Chloe Lamb scored 22 points, Madison McKeever added 19 and the two combined for 19 fourth-quarter points to help No. 20 South Dakota fend off South Dakota State 77-67 and claim the outright Summit League championship. The Coyotes won their 15th straight ...
February 22, 2020

Saturday Night, February 22, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Saturday Night, February 22, South Dakota High School Basketball Scoreboard: BOYS PREP BASKETBALL Aberdeen Central 69, Harrisburg 51 Alcester-Hudson 53, Colome 49 Centerville 76, Avon 58 Chamberlain 55, Mobridge-Pollock 50 Corsica/Stickney 67, Burke 5...
February 22, 2020

Rush fall to Idaho in shootout, but gain crucial points
BOISE, IDAHO - Tyler Coulter and Cedric Montminy struck 41 seconds apart in the first period, but Brett Supinski scored twice to tie the game and force a shootout, where he won it for the Idaho Steelheads by a final score of 3-2 on Friday night. The shootout loss gives the Rush a...
February 22, 2020

College Basketball Scoreboard from Friday, February 21
UNDATED - Area college basketball scores from Friday, February 22: MEN'S BASKETBALL: Colorado School of Mines 79, BHSU 43 Colorado-Colorado Springs 74, SD School of Mines 64 Augustana 61 vs. USF 58 Northern State 77 vs. UMary 63 SMSU 78 vs. Wayne State 61 Bellevue 89 vs. D...
February 22, 2020

Friday Night, February 21 South Dakota High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Friday, February 21, South Dakota High School Scoreboard:   BOYS BASKETBALL Arlington 56, Chester 32 Britton-Hecla 54, Aberdeen Roncalli 47 Castlewood 71, Estelline/Hendricks 50 Clark/Willow Lake 64, Redfield 34 Crazy Horse 64, Takini 50 DeSmet...
February 21, 2020

Red Cloud girls and boys get road wins at Sturgis
STURGIS, S.D. - The Sturgis Scooper girls basketball team had 30 turnovers and shot just 17-percent from the floor in a lopsided loss to Red Cloud Thursday night. The Lady Crusaders jumped out to a 16-3 lead after the first quarter and led 29-10 at the half en-route to a 73-29 d...
February 20, 2020

Thursday Night, February 20, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Thursday Night, February 20, High School Basketball Scoreboard: BOYS BASKETBALL Burke 58, Wagner 43 Canistota 77, Irene-Wakonda 50 Canton 52, Alcester-Hudson 30 Custer 65, Lead-Deadwood 40 DeSmet 67, Deuel 40 Dupree 59, Newell 52 Flandreau 64, Fland...
February 20, 2020

Shahid guides North Dakota State past South Dakota 77-74
VERMILLION, S.D. — Vinnie Shahid poured in 27 points to lead North Dakota State to a 77-74 victory over South Dakota, stretching the Bison's winning streak to seven games. Shahid sank 7 of 16 shots, including just 1 of 5 from 3-point range, but he made 12 of 14 free throw...
February 19, 2020

Wilson's 31 points pushes South Dakota St. past North Dakota
GRAND FORKS, N.D. — Douglas Wilson tied a career-high 31 points and Noah Freidel scored 21 and South Dakota State beat North Dakota 94-83. The Jackrabbits moved a half-game ahead of idle North Dakota State atop the league standings. South Dakota State has won seven straig...
February 19, 2020

Scooper girls get big win over Belle Fourche; boys fall
STURGIS, S.D. - The Sturgis Scooper girls basketball team erased a first quarter deficit to earn a tough win over Belle Fourche Tuesday night. After a 9-6 first quarter deficit, the Scoopers outscored Belle Fourche 12-5 in the second quarter to take an 18-14 lead. Belle Fourche...
February 18, 2020

Tuesday Night, February 18, South Dakota High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Tuesday Night, February 18, South Dakota High School Basketball Scoreboard: BOYS BASKETBALL Aberdeen Central 66, Watertown 53 Aberdeen Christian 53, Langford 47 Belle Fourche 61, Sturgis Brown 40 Bridgewater-Emery 61, Irene-Wakonda 41 Burke 66, Colome...
February 18, 2020

South Dakota Media High School Basketball Poll for Week of February 17
UNDATED - The South Dakota Prep Media Basketball Poll for the week of Feb. 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 (7) 13-...
February 17, 2020

Monday Night, February 17, South Dakota High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Monday Night, February 17, South Dakota High School Basketball Scoreboard: BOYS BASKETBALL Aberdeen Christian 54, Viborg-Hurley 49 Arlington 58, Colman-Egan 57 Crow Creek 67, Mobridge-Pollock 54 Dell Rapids St. Mary 72, Elkton-Lake Benton 60 Flandreau...
February 17, 2020

Romanko scores a pair in win over Allen
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Darian Romanko struck twice, including the game-winning goal with 2:29 left in the game to power the Rapid City Rush to a 3-2 win over the Allen Americans on Saturday night. The win gives the Rush the series win this week against Allen, taking two wins in three...
February 16, 2020

Individual and All Around winners crowned at State Gymnastics
ABERDEEN, S.D. - Individual and All Around winners were crowned as the South Dakota State Gymnastics tournament wrapped up Saturday in Aberdeen. In Class AA, Kenzee Danielson of Harrisburg won the All Around title with a score of 38.6 points. Myah Morris of Watertown was second ...
February 16, 2020

High School Wrestling - Philip wins Badlands Brawl
UNDATED - The Philip Scotties wrestling team won the team title at the Badlands Brawl Tournament Saturday. The Scotties finished on top with 110 points followed by Lyman in second with 89. Douglas was third with 82 and Pine Ridge captured fourth with 76. Philip crowned three in...
February 16, 2020

Saturday, February 15, College Basketball Roundup
UNDATED - In area college basketball action Saturday, the BHSU men picked up a close win over Chadron State. After a close first half, the Yellow Jackets were able to pull away late and pick up a 93-87 victory. Trey Whitley led the Jackets in scoring with 28 points. Meanwhile,...
February 16, 2020

Lamb scores 24, No. 21 South Dakota women edge Tulsa 77-73
TULSA, Okla. — Chloe Lamb scored a career-high 24 points and No. 21 South Dakota held on to defeat Oral Roberts 77-73. The Coyotes, who won their 14th straight, had their first league game decided by single figures as the Golden Eagles used a 26-14 advantage in the second...
February 15, 2020

Saturday Night, February 15, South Dakota Prep Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Saturday Night, February 15, South Dakota Prep Basketball Scoreboard: BOYS PREP BASKETBALL Burke 41, Alcester-Hudson 37 Castlewood 91, Hitchcock-Tulare 54 Cheyenne-Eagle Butte 62, Aberdeen Roncalli 46 Elkton-Lake Benton 55, Oldham-Ramona/Rutland 34 Fa...
February 15, 2020

Allen blanks the Rush behind Baribeau's 26 saves
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Dereck Baribeau stopped all 26 shots he saw in regulation to help power the Allen Americans to a 4-0 win over the Rapid City Rush on Friday night. Both teams traded shutouts in the week, with the Rush winning 1-0 on Wednesday morning and the Americans claiming ...
February 15, 2020

Watertown, Deuel win team competition at State Gymnastics competition
ABERDEEN, S.D. - Watertown won the Class AA team title at the South Dakota state gymnastics competition Friday. The Arrows finished with 145.925 points to win first place. Mitchell was second with 144.750 and Harrisburg was third with 143.050. Brookings and Sioux Falls O'Gorman ...
February 15, 2020

BHSU and School of Mines Men get Valentine's Night victories
UNDATED - In college basketball Friday, the BHSU men earned a 71-56 win ove MSU-Denver in Spearfish. Trey Whitley led the way for BHSU with 16 points. The South Dakota School of Mines men also won, outscoring Chadron State 83-58. Alec Williams led the Hard Rockers with 33 poin...
February 15, 2020

Friday Night, February 14, South Dakota Prep Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Friday Night, February 14, South Dakota Prep Basketball Scoreboard: BOYS BASKETBALL Baltic 48, Alcester-Hudson 36 Canton 62, Irene-Wakonda 58 Colman-Egan 51, Lake Preston 45 Crazy Horse 69, Bison 31 Custer 43, Belle Fourche 34 Dakota Valley 87, Dell Rapid...
February 15, 2020

Scooper girls and boys roll over Hot Springs Friday night
STURGIS, S.D. Both Sturgis Scooper girls and boys basketball teams got some much needed wins Friday night as they crusied to victories over Hot Springs. In the girls game, three Scoopers scored in double figures in a 69-24 win. Tatum Lightenberg led all scorers with 15 points a...
February 15, 2020

Wrestling Wrap - Stevens defeats cross town rival RC Central
RAPID CITY, S.D. - In a battle of cross town rivals, third ranked Rapid City Stevens defeated Rapid City Central 48-28 in wrestling action Thursday. The Raiders capitalized on six pins, including falls in the final four matches. In other wrestling action, Belle Fourche defeated...
February 14, 2020

Scooper Wrestlers roll to 45-28 dual win over Spearfish
SPEARFISH, S.D. - The Sturgis Scoopers got six wins via forfeit and rolled to a 45-28 dual victory over Spearfish in high school wrestling Thursday night. The Scoopers got wrestling wins at 138 with Zaven Osborne, 182 with Reese Jacobs, and 195 with Clayton Smith. Here are res...
February 13, 2020

Scooper girls drop heart breaker to Douglas in OT
BOX ELDER, S.D. - The Sturgis Scooper girls basketball team dropped a heart breaker to Douglas in overtime Thursday night. Chantell Jones dropped in the winning bucket with 2.9 seconds left in overtime to secure a 48-47 win. After a 21-19 deficit at the half, Sturgis outsocred ...
February 13, 2020

Thursday Night, February 13, South Dakota Prep Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Thursday Night, February 13, South Dakota High School Basketball Scoreboard: BOYS BASKETBALL Aberdeen Central 75, Brookings 46 Aberdeen Christian 66, North Central Co-Op 21 Alliance, Neb. 78, Rapid City Christian 38 Arlington 69, Dell Rapids St. Mary 5...
February 13, 2020

Tuesday Night, February 11, South Dakota High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Tuesday Night, February 11, High School Basketball Scoreboard: BOYS BASKETBALL Beresford 59, Garretson 54 Burke 54, Bon Homme 36 Canistota 63, Menno 23 Dakota Valley 51, Vermillion 48 DeSmet 61, Flandreau 29 Dell Rapids 85, Mt. Vernon/Plankinton 56 ...
February 11, 2020

South Dakota Prep Basketball Scores for Monday, February 10
UNDATED - Here is your Monday Night, South Dakota Prep Basketball, Scoreboard for February 10: BOYS PREP BASKETBALL Aberdeen Christian 87, Potter County 59 Colman-Egan 56, Baltic 45 DeSmet 77, Castlewood 33 Ethan 76, Wagner 64 Herreid/Selby Area 67, Strasburg-Zeeland, N.D. ...
February 10, 2020

South Dakota Media Prep Basketball Poll for week of February 10
UNDATED - The South Dakota Prep Media Basketball Poll for the week of Feb. 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 (20) 13...
February 10, 2020

No. 22 South Dakota cruises to 11th straight win, 93-46
VERMILLION, S.D. - Ciara Duffy scored 17 points as one of six South Dakota players to reach double figures and the No. 22 Coyotes rolled to their 11th consecutive win, beating North Dakota 93-46. Taylor Frederick added 15 points, Chloe Lamb 14, Hannah Sjerven 12 and Madison McK...
February 9, 2020

Shorty Garrett wins Rapid City with record-setting ride
RAPID CITY, S.D. – Shorty Garrett is walking tall after shattering the Rodeo Rapid City (S.D.) saddle bronc riding record Feb. 8 to win the iconic rodeo for the second time in his five years of ProRodeo competition. Garrett’s first Rapid City win came in 2017 when he...
February 9, 2020

Wrestling Wrapup - Spearfish wins Black Hills Classic
SPEARFISH, S.D. - Spearfish claimed the team title of the Black Hills Classic Wrestling tournament Saturday with a 186 points. Rapid City Central came in second with 166.5 and Philip came in third with 152.5. The Spartans crowned three individual champions -- Oakley Blakeman at...
February 9, 2020

Saturday, February 8, College Basketball Scores
UNDATED - Area college basketball scores from Saturday, February 8: MEN'S COLLEGE BASKETBALL SCORES BHSU 73, New Mexico Highlands 66 South Dakota School of Mines 74, CSU-Pueblo 44 SDSU 81 Omaha 64 USD 82 UND 68 Augustana 81 St. Cloud St. 58 Northern St. 74 SMSU 66 USF 79 ...
February 8, 2020

Saturday Night, February 8, South Dakota Prep Basketball Scores
UNDATED - South Dakota Prep Basketball Scoreboard for Saturday, February 8: BOYS PREP BASKETBALL Aberdeen Christian 68, Britton-Hecla 49 Arlington 71, Great Plains Lutheran 55 Bennett County 67, Hay Springs, Neb. 37 Canistota 85, Gayville-Volin 41 Clark/Willow Lake 71, Cast...
February 8, 2020

Area college basketball scores for Friday night, February 7
UNDATED - Area college basketball scores from Friday, February 7: Women’s Basketball BHSU 98, CSU-Pubelo 78 USF 65 vs. Northern State 61 Minnesota Duluth 64 vs. Augustana 56 SMSU 66 vs. MSU-Moorhead 61 Dakota State 95 vs. Presentation 69 South Dakota Mines 81 vs. New...
February 7, 2020

Scooper girls and boys fall to Mitchell Friday Night
STURGIS, S.D. - Both Scooper girls and boys basketball teams fell to Mitchell Friday night. The girls played their game at home, and saw a two point lead after one quarter evaporate with a 13-3 run by the Kernels in the second quarter. After a 20-12 lead heading into the third...
February 7, 2020

Friday Night, February 7, SD High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Friday Night, February 7, High School Basketball Scoreboard: BOYS BASKETBALL Aberdeen Central 47, Sioux Falls Roosevelt 36 Bon Homme 57, Avon 39 Bridgewater-Emery 83, Gayville-Volin 61 Britton-Hecla 54, Waverly-South Shore 49 Chamberlain 76, Mt. Verno...
February 7, 2020

Shadbolt takes bareback riding lead after Thursday night's performance
RAPID CITY, S.D. - It was another wild night Thursday as the PRCA Rodeo shook Rapid City at the Black Hills Stock Show. In the bareback riding, Garrett Shadbolt gave the crowd something to cheer about -- an 84.5 ride on Summit Pro Rodeo's Hillbilly. His ride vaulted him to the t...
February 7, 2020

South Dakota High School Prep Basketball Scores for Thursday, February 6
UNDATED - Here is your Thursday, February 6 South Dakota High School Basketball: BOYS BASKETBALL Aberdeen Christian 64, Northwestern 45 Alcester-Hudson 59, Freeman 31 Arlington 76, Lake Preston 53 Canistota 64, Parker 45 Clark/Willow Lake 53, Deuel 34 Colman-Egan 70, Deubr...
February 6, 2020

Tuesday Night, February 4, South Dakota Prep Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Tuesday Night, February 4, High School Basketball Scoreboard: BOYS BASKETBALL Arlington 52, Hamlin 41 Castlewood 62, Waubay/Summit 44 Centerville 57, Alcester-Hudson 54 DeSmet 75, Colman-Egan 65 Dell Rapids 68, Flandreau 40 Elkton-Lake Benton 53, Deu...
February 4, 2020

Scooper wrestlers roll to 72-12 victory over Douglas
STURGIS, S.D. - It was senior night and the Sturgis Scooper wrestlers celebrated with a 72-12 victory over Douglas Tuesday night. The Scoopers got wins in all weight classes except at 106 and in the heavyweight. Here are results from Tuesday's dual: 106 Korbin Osborn - L/ Fall...
February 4, 2020

Kelley's 27 points sends USD past NAIA Peru St.
BROOKINGS, S.D. - Cody Kelley scored a career-high 27 points on 10-of-12 shooting and South Dakota beat NAIA-member Peru State College 106-45. Kelley finished 6 of 8 from beyond the 3-point line. The 5-foot-11 guard also grabbed a career-high seven steals. The Coyotes as a te...
February 4, 2020

South Dakota Prep Media Basketball Poll for Week of February 3
UNDATED - The South Dakota Prep Media Basketball Poll for the week of Feb. 3 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 (14) 11-2 98 1 ...
February 4, 2020

Monday Night, February 3, South Dakota Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Monday Night, February 3, South Dakota High School Basketball Scoreboard: BOYS PREP BASKETBALL Colman-Egan 62, Chester 41 Corsica/Stickney 79, Bon Homme 35 Ethan 63, Sanborn Central/Woonsocket 54 Freeman 48, Scotland 40 Herreid/Selby Area 64, Wakpala ...
February 3, 2020

Mahomes, Chiefs win Super Bowl with late surge
MIAMI, Fla - Patrick Mahomes led the Kansas City Chiefs to three touchdowns in the final 6:13, and they overcame a double-digit deficit for the third postseason game in a row to beat the San Francisco 49ers 31-20 in the Super Bowl. The Chiefs trailed 20-10 and faced a third and...
February 2, 2020

Deifel powers the Rush to win over Idaho
IDAHO - Darian Romanko broke a scoreless deadlock and assisted the game-winner in the third period, but Gordon Defiel stole the show by stopping all but one of 39 shots to give the Rapid City Rush a 2-1 regulation win over the Idaho Steelheads on Saturday night. The win gives the...
February 2, 2020

College Basketball Scoreboard for Saturday, February 1
UNDATED - Area college basketball score from Saturday, February 1 Men’s College Basketball BHSU 83, MSU-Denver 69 SD School of Mines 88, Chadron St. 77 SDSU 71 Western Illinois 61 Augustana 76 U-Mary 68 Northern St. 96 MSU Mankato 62 USF 77 Minnesota Crookston 62 Be...
February 2, 2020

Gymnastics - Pierre wins Rapid City triangular
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Pierre captured the team title at the Rapid City Triangular Saturday. The Govs finished with 135.850 points, ahead of second place Rapid City Central with 125.700. Rapid City Stevens was third with 98.050. Mikah Moser of Pierre was the all around winner with...
February 2, 2020

RC Central takes third at Les Tlustos Invite
BROOKINGS, S.D. - In high school wrestling, Rapid City Central placed third at the Les Tlustos Invitational at Brookings Saturday. The Cobblers finished with 141.5 points. Brandon Valley placed first with 233 points and Pierre was second with 233. Two Cobbler wrestlers took fi...
February 2, 2020

Stevens first, Sturgis second at Belle Fourche Invite
BELLE FOURCHE, S.D. - Rapid City Stevens captured the team title of the Belle Fourche invitational Saturday; with the Sturgis Scoopers coming in second. Stevens finished with 306 points and Sturgis finished with 298.5 Spearfish came in a distant third with 162.5 and Custer was ...
February 1, 2020

Saturday Night, February 1, South Dakota Prep Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Saturday Night, February 1, South Dakota High School Basketball Scoreboard: BOYS PREP BASKETBALL Aberdeen Christian 58, Hanson 41 Castlewood 62, Deubrook 53 Cheyenne-Eagle Butte 81, Stanley County 56 Douglas 69, Chadron, Neb. 42 Great Plains Lutheran ...
February 1, 2020

Friday Night, January 31, South Dakota Prep Basketball Scores
UNDATED - Here is your Friday Night, January 31, South Dakota Prep Basketball scoreboard: BOYS BASKETBALL Brandon Valley 52, Aberdeen Central 33 Burke 52, Tripp-Delmont/Armour 43 Canton 79, Freeman 43 Corsica/Stickney 60, Menno 35 Dell Rapids St. Mary 52, Lake Preston 30 E...
January 31, 2020

St Thomas More Cavaliers cruise to victories over Sturgis
RAPID CITY, S.D. – The St Thomas More girls and boys basketball teams remained undefeated with victories over Sturgis last night. In the girl’s game, Haleigh Timmer had 20 points as the Cavaliers kept Sturgis scoreless in the first quarter, and an 18-0 start was the ...
January 31, 2020

South Dakota Prep Basketball Scoreboard for Thursday, January 30
UNDATED - Here is your Thursday Night, January 30, High School Basketball scoreboard: BOYS BASKETBALL Arlington 64, Deubrook 52 Castlewood 53, Hamlin 45 Colman-Egan 69, Estelline/Hendricks 45 Crow Creek 93, Stanley County 59 DeSmet 64, Elkton-Lake Benton 41 Dell Rapids 64,...
January 31, 2020

Frederick, No. 21 South Dakota women give coach 100th win
UNDATED - Taylor Frederick scored a season-high 21 points and No. 21 South Dakota made Dawn Plitzuweit's 100th win with the Coyotes an easy one, racing past Omaha 73-42. Ciara Duffy added 14 points and Hannah Sjerven 10 for South Dakota, which has won nine straight since losing...
January 29, 2020

Fun-loving TEs Kelce, Kittle the life of Super Bowl party
MIAMI, Fla. - Kansas City's Travis Kelce and San Francisco's George Kittle are talkative tight ends at this year's Super Bowl who are among the most entertaining personalities in the NFL. They also could play big roles in who wins the big game Sunday. Kelce comes up with zany...
January 29, 2020

Ladner scores 23, leads Scoopers past Hill City
STURGIS, S.D. - Ryder Ladner scored 23 points to lead the Sturgis Scooper boys basketball team to a 73-32 romp over Hill City Tuesday night. Ladner joined two other players in double-figures as Sturgis picked up their fourth win of the season. Sturgis jumped out to an 18-9 firs...
January 28, 2020

Tuesday Night, January 28, South Dakota Prep Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Tuesday Night, January 28, South Dakota High School Basketball Scoreboard: BOYS BASKETBALL Aberdeen Central 61, Pierre 40 Aberdeen Christian 80, Herreid/Selby Area 51 Belle Fourche 83, Lead-Deadwood 32 Bon Homme 55, Alcester-Hudson 33 Britton-Hecla 54...
January 28, 2020

South Dakota Prep Media Basketball Poll for Week of January 27
UNDATED - The South Dakota Prep Media Basketball Poll for the week of Jan. 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 (14) 9-...
January 28, 2020

Monday Night, January 27, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Monday Night, January 27, High School Basketball Scoreboard: BOYS PREP BASKETBALL Alcester-Hudson 39, Scotland 32 Canistota 58, Ethan 56 Clark/Willow Lake 79, Great Plains Lutheran 45 Deuel 52, Flandreau Indian 42 Dupree 66, Bison 22 Elkton-Lake Bent...
January 27, 2020

Arens, Duffy lead No. 24 South Dakota women to 76-56 victory
VERMILLION, S.D. - Monica Arens and Ciara Duffy scored 18 points apiece and the No. 24 South Dakota women beat Oral Roberts 79-56. The Coyotes have won eight straight games, their last loss coming at now top-ranked South Carolina, 73-60, on Dec. 22. Keni Jo Lippe scored 16 po...
January 26, 2020

Saulnier's Hat Trick not enough as Thunder surge past Rush
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Brennan Saulnier completed his second hat trick of the season by the end of the second period, but the Wichita Thunder surged for four unanswered goals, and five overall, in the third period to defeat the Rapid City Rush by a 7-4 score on Saturday night. The lo...
January 26, 2020

College Basketball Wrapup - January 25 - BHSU men win 11th straight
UNDATED - The Black Hills State University mens basketball team won their 11th straight game Saturday with a 94 to 76 win over Colorado State-Pueblo. Joel Scott led the Yellow Jackets with 35 points. Scott was 6 of 7 from the floor and pulled down six rebounds. The Yellow Jack...
January 26, 2020

Wrestling Wrap - Stevens wins two at East West
PIERRE, S.D. - Rapid City Stevens won two duals at the East West Duals in Pierre Saturday. The Raiders edged Harrisburg 35-34 and rolled over Sioux Falls Roosevelt 58-21. Stevens dropped a 39-27 decision to Pierre and fell 39-33 to Brandon Valley. Rapid City Central went 1-3 a...
January 26, 2020

Wrestling - Scoopers go 2-2 at East West Duals
PIERRE, S.D. - The Sturgis Scooper wrestling team won 2 and lost 2 at the East West Duals in Pierre on Saturday. In the first dual, Brandon Valley won a close contest 29-26. Sturgis also dropped their second dual to Pierre, 20-45. Sturgis rebounded in the afternoon duals, defea...
January 25, 2020

Yankton girls, boys roll over Sturgis at Stanley County
FORT PIERRE, S.D. - In a game played at Stanley Couty High School, both Yankton girls and boys basketball teams coasted to wins over Sturgis. The Gazelles outscored the Scoopers 26-14 in the first half, and continued their hot streak in the second half; cruising to a 53-29 win. ...
January 25, 2020

Saturday Night, January 25, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Saturday Night, January 25, High School Basketball Scoreboard: BOYS PREP BASKETBALL Belle Fourche 68, Bowman County, N.D. 56 Brookings 68, Fairmont, Minn. 67 Cheyenne-Eagle Butte 73, Little Wound 65 Crow Creek 74, Todd County 68 Dell Rapids 75, Elk Po...
January 25, 2020

Area College Basketball Scoreboard for Friday, January 24
UNDATED - Area college basketball scores for Friday, January 24: Men’s College Basketball BHSU 87, New Mexico Highlands 83 CSU-Pueblo 82, SD School of Mines 64 Augustana 81 Concordia-St. Paul 54 Northern St. 88 St. Cloud St. 71 Upper Iowa 68 USF 60 Winona St. 63 SMSU...
January 25, 2020

Scooper boys win thriller over Spearfish; Girls fall
STURGIS, S.D. - Sturgis needed double overtime, a three pointer by Ryder Ladner and a steal by Remington Sankey to seal a one point win over Spearfish Friday night. The 62-61 win came in front of a home crowd celebrating the induction of the newest members of the Scooper Hall of...
January 25, 2020

Friday Night, January 24, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Friday Night, January 24, High School Basketball Scoreboard: BOYS BASKETBALL Aberdeen Central 68, Tea Area 64 Belle Fourche 55, Hot Springs 21 Britton-Hecla 48, Warner 38 Canton 58, Beresford 57 Castlewood 54, Langford 46 Clark/Willow Lake 59, Webste...
January 25, 2020

Wrestling Scoreboard - Douglas wins two at home triangular
UNDATED - In wrestling action Thursday, Douglas picked up two victories at its home triangular. The Patriots defeated St Thomas More 48-29 and dropped Red Cloud 48-15. In other action at the triangular, Hill City earned a 45-36 win  over Douglas. Elsewhere, Rapid City Ste...
January 24, 2020

Scooper Wrestling picks up two dual victories in Wyoming
GILLETTE, Wyo. - The Sturgis Scooper wrestling team picked up two dual victories Thursday in Gillette. The Scoopers defeated Thunder Basin 39-33 and rolled over Campbell County 74-6. Here are final results: Sturgis vs.Thunder Basin 106 Evan Osborn - W - Fall 113 Kaden Olson...
January 24, 2020

Thursday Night, January 23, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Thursday Night, January 23, High School Basketball Scoreboard: BOYS BASKETBALL Brandon Valley 75, Brookings 34 Canton 61, Mt. Vernon/Plankinton 43 Chamberlain 80, Miller 36 Dell Rapids 66, Madison 48 Douglas 62, Pierre 55 Elk Point-Jefferson 70, Akro...
January 23, 2020

Activities Association announces tournament locations for 2021
UNDATED - At the conclusion of this year’s basketball season, the format of combining the boys and girls state tournaments for both ‘AA’ and ‘A’ will go away. State Basketball in South Dakota is about to go back to the way it was before – all...
January 23, 2020

Jackrabbit men's basketball takes down NDSU 78-73
BROOKINGS, S.D. - The Jackrabbit men's basketball team won its 20th consecutive game at Frost Arena Wednesday night, taking down North Dakota State 78-73 in front of 3,011 fans. South Dakota State (15-8, 6-2 Summit League) shot 55.8 percent as a team and outscored the Bison by 1...
January 23, 2020

Sturgis to host Free Throw championship
STURGIS, S.D. - All boys and girls ages 9 to 14 are invited to take part in the local level of competition for the 2020 Knights of Columbus Free Throw Championship.  The St. Francis of Assisi Knights of Columbus council is holding the competition Sunday, January 26th at 4pm ...
January 23, 2020

South Dakota State edges North Dakota State 78-73
BROOKINGS, S.D. - Matt Dentlinger scored 21 points, Douglas Wilson added 20 and South Dakota State won its 12th straight home game with a 78-73 victory over North Dakota State. Alex Arians chipped in 14 points, 11 rebounds and six assists for the Jackrabbits. Tyson Ward had 2...
January 22, 2020

Twins reach deal with third baseman Josh Donaldson
MINNEAPOLIS - The Minnesota Twins and third baseman Josh Donaldson have finalized their four-year, $92 million contract that is the richest in team history for a free agent. Donaldson agreed last week to the deal that includes a club option for a fifth season. The 34-year-ol...
January 22, 2020

Sturgis to host 2020 South Dakota Amateur Basketball Tournament
STURGIS, S.D. - Sturgis Selected to host 2020 SD Amateur State Basketball Tournament. The 73rd Annual South Dakota Amateur Basketball Tournament will take place in the Grunwald Auditorium in Sturgis on February 22 and 23, 2020, with the first game beginning at 9:00 AM on Februar...
January 22, 2020

Tuesday Night, January 21, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Tuesday Night, January 21, High School Basketball Scoreboard: BOYS BASKETBALL Aberdeen Central 56, Watertown 44 Aberdeen Christian 76, Faulkton 46 Bowman County, N.D. 63, Harding County 60 Centerville 75, Freeman 38 Cheyenne-Eagle Butte 94, McLaughlin...
January 22, 2020

South Dakota High School Basketball Scoreboard for Monday, January 20
UNDATED - Here is your Monday Night, January 20, South Dakota High School basketball scoreboard: BOYS BASKETBALL Bennett County 58, Colome 37 Chamberlain 68, Bon Homme 41 Lemmon 73, Rapid City Christian 49 Mobridge-Pollock 74, Standing Rock, N.D. 40 Platte-Geddes 54, Gregor...
January 20, 2020

South Dakota Broadcasters Weekly Basketball Poll, Week of January 20
UNDATED - The South Dakota Prep Media Basketball Poll for the week of Jan. 20 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 (10) 7-...
January 20, 2020

Mostert lifts 49ers to Super Bowl with 37-20 win vs Packers
SAN FRANCISCO - Raheem Mostert rushed for 220 yards and four touchdowns to make quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo mostly a spectator, Nick Bosa harassed Aaron Rodgers from the start and the San Francisco 49ers beat the Green Bay Packers 37-20 for the NFC championship. The 49ers advan...
January 19, 2020

Mahomes' feet, arm lift Chiefs to Super Bowl over Titans
KANSAS CITY - Patrick Mahomes tiptoed down the sideline for a game-turning touchdown, added three TD passes, and the Kansas City Chiefs made their first Super Bowl in a half-century by beating the Tennessee Titans 35-24 for the AFC championship. In two weeks in Miami, they will...
January 19, 2020

Big third period gives Cincinnati win over Rush
CINCINNATI, OH - Dexter Dancs and Stephane Legault scored 55 seconds apart in the second period to give the Rapid City Rush a 3-1 lead, but the Cincinnati Cyclones scored five unanswered goals in the third period, one surrounded by a controversial review, to defeat the Rush by a ...
January 19, 2020

BHSU, Hardrocker men get Saturday night wins
UNDATED - Both Black Hills State and SD School of Mines mens' basketball teams got wins Saturday night. BHSU won their ninth consecutive game with a 65-61 win over Colorado Mines. The Jackets were led by Stefan Desnica with 14 points. The Hardrocker men also picked up a 71-49 ...
January 19, 2020

Saturday night, January 18, High School Basketball scores
UNDATED - Basketball Scoreboard for Saturday, January 18: SOUTH DAKOTA SCORES: BOYS PREP BASKETBALL= Edgemont 48, Newell 37 Hettinger/Scranton, N.D. 51, Bison 42 New Underwood 55, Hot Springs 38 Philip 61, Colome 43 Stanley County 67, Bennett County 47 Sundance, Wyo. 54, ...
January 18, 2020

Spearfish wins BHC Tourney, High School Wresling Scoreboard for Saturday, January 18
UNDATED - Spearfish captured the team title at the Black Hills Conference Tournament in Spearfish Saturday. The Spartans finished on top with 187 points. Belle Fourche was second with 157.5 points and Lead-Deadwood was third with 135. Spearfish crowned six individual winners en...
January 18, 2020

Legault's late goal powers Rush over Fuel
INDIANAPOLIS, IN - Stephane Legault deflected a Tanner Karty shot behind Dan Bakala with 1:44 left in regulation as part of a three-point night to lead the Rapid City Rush to a 5-3 win over the Indy Fuel on Friday night. The win is the second this week at the midway point of a fo...
January 18, 2020

Friday Night, January 17, South Dakota Prep Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Friday Night, January 17, South Dakota High School Basketball Scoreboard: BOYS BASKETBALL Rapid City Central 63, Campbell County, Wyo. 50 West River Tournament Consolation Semifinal Hot Springs 48, Edgemont 33 New Underwood 63, Newell 42 Semifinal F...
January 18, 2020

Area college basketball scores from Friday, January 17
UNDATED - Area college basketball scores from Friday, January 17: WOMEN'S BASKETBALL Colorado Mines 77, SD School of Mines 75 USF 80 vs. U-Mary 62 SMSU 85 vs. Minot State 61 Augustana 73 vs. Northern State 44 Bellevue 79 vs. Presentation 43 MEN'S BASKETBALL SD School of M...
January 18, 2020

Yellow Jacket men and women sink UCCS
SPEARFISH, S.D. - The Black Hills State University men's basketball team held off a second half rally from UCCS to win 66-64. With this win, the Yellow Jackets make it eight in a row, move to 11-5 on the season and 8-2 in the RMAC, tying them in first place with Dixie State. The ...
January 18, 2020

Rapid City Central rolls over Sturgis in Thursday night hoops
RAPID CITY, S.D. - The Rapid City Central Cobblers jumped out to a 12-5 lead and never looked back in a 54-27 rout of the Scoopers in girls basketball Thursday night. A well balanced attack gave the Cobblers a 28-7 advantage at halftime and a 15-6 third quarter all but put the g...
January 17, 2020

Thursday Night, January 16, high school basketball scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Thursday Night, January 16, High School basketball scorebaord: BOYS BASKETBALL Alcester-Hudson 55, Akron-Westfield, Iowa 48 Andes Central/Dakota Christian 47, Mitchell Christian 46 Arlington 67, Estelline/Hendricks 42 Baltic 53, Chester 42 Bon Homme 40, F...
January 17, 2020

High School Wrestling - Spearfish rolls over Douglas in dual
SPEARFISH, S.D. - The Spearfish Spartans rolled to a 59-3 victory over Douglas in a high school wrestlin dual on Thursday. Douglas' lone win came at 170 pounds at Logan Bowden defeated Kolter Dobbins 4-2.  ...
January 17, 2020

Mike Dawson returns to Huskers to coach outside linebackers
LINCOLN, Neb. — Mike Dawson will return to Nebraska to coach outside linebackers after spending the 2019 season in the NFL. Coach Scott Frost announced Thursday that he had rehired Dawson, who coached the Cornhuskers’ defensive line in 2018. Dawson was the New York G...
January 16, 2020

Wilson scores 22 as South Dakota State beats North Dakota; NDSU beats South Dakota
UNDATED - Douglas Wilson scored 22 points as South Dakota State romped past North Dakota 87-66. Noah Freidel had 16 points and six rebounds for South Dakota State, which won its fifth straight. Matt Mims added 14 points and Alou Dillon had 12 points. Marlon Stewart had 17 point...
January 16, 2020

Rush blast Thunder to start four game week
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Charles-David Beaudoin helped quarterback a power play that struck three times for the Rapid City Rush, and coupled with his four points and six other mutli-point efforts from his teammates, demolished the Wichita Thunder by an 8-2 score on Wednesday night. The...
January 16, 2020

Free agent Josh Donaldson chooses Twins
UNDATED (AP) - Free agent Josh Donaldson has found a landing spot. A person familiar with the deal says the Minnesota Twins have worked out a four-year, $92 million contract with the third baseman and 2015 American League MVP. The 34-year-old Donaldson returned after an injury-...
January 15, 2020

Rapid City Central rolls over Douglas in Tuesday night wrestling dual
BOX ELDER, S.D. - Rapid City Central rolled to a 63-15 dual victory over Douglas in Tuesday Night Wrestling action. Douglas left several weight classes open, and the forfeit victories for Central were much for the Patriots to overcome. Douglas got an early win at the 106 pound ...
January 15, 2020

Pierre wins first game of season with 60-53 victory over Sturgis
STURGIS, S.D. - Pierre outscored Sturgis 16-7 in the third quarter and held on to the lead in the fourth to get their first win of the season - a 60-53 victory Tuesday night. Sturgis jumped on top of Pierre early, outscoring the Govs 16-11 in the first quarter. Pierre, however...
January 14, 2020

South Dakota High School Basketball Scoreboard; Tuesday, January 14
UNDATED - Here is your Tuesday Night, January 14, High School Basketball Scoreboard:   BOYS BASKETBALL Arlington 68, Deuel 29 Bowman County, N.D. 60, Lemmon 58 Brandon Valley 61, Sioux Falls Roosevelt 58 Castlewood 78, Lake Preston 56 Corsica/Stickney 57, Mitchell Chr...
January 14, 2020

LSU rolls in second half to take College Football crown
UNDATED - Joe Burrow's latest virtuoso performance has turned the LSU Tigers into CFP champions. The Heisman Trophy winner threw for 463 yards and five touchdowns as the boys from Baton Rouge whipped the defending-champion Clemson Tigers, 42-25. Burrow also ran for 58 yards and ...
January 14, 2020

Monday Night, January 13, South Dakota Prep Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Monday Night, January 13, South Dakota High School Basketball Scoreboard: BOYS BASKETBALL Bridgewater-Emery 55, Colman-Egan 41 Tri-State, N.D. 57, Waverly-South Shore 44 Viborg-Hurley 82, Alcester-Hudson 35 Wakpala 59, Dupree 49   GIRLS BASKETBA...
January 13, 2020

South Dakota High School Prep Basketball Poll for week of January 13
UNDATED - The South Dakota Prep Media Basketball Poll for the week of Jan. 13 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. Brandon Valley ...
January 13, 2020

Packers hold off Seahawks 28-23 to reach NFC title game
GREEN BAY - The Green Bay Packers have reached the NFC championship game by beating the Seattle Seahawks 28-23. Aaron Rodgers connected with Davante Adams eight times for 160 yards and two touchdowns for the Packers on Sunday night. They will play at top-seeded San Francisco ...
January 12, 2020

Chiefs rally from 24-0 hole to beat Texans 51-31 in playoffs
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Patrick Mahomes stalked up and down the sideline like a field marshal rallying his troops, the brilliant young quarterback imploring the Kansas City Chiefs to stay together even as the Houston Texans were on the verge of taking them apart. The Chief...
January 12, 2020

Vaive nets hat trick to win Cyclones the series
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Cincinnati Cyclones Captain Justin Vaive struck three times against the Rapid City Rush, powering the visiting side to a 6-2 win on Saturday night. The win gives the Cyclones two in three games played head-to-head this week. For the first time in the series, C...
January 12, 2020

Rapid City Stevens places third at Bismarck Rotary
BISMARCK, N.D. - Rapid City Stevens brought home third place from the Bismarck Rotary Wrestling Tournament Saturday. Stevens finished with a two day score of 205.5 Sidney won the tournament with 295.5 and Bismarck High School was second with a 223.5. The Raiders crowned a coup...
January 12, 2020

Area College Basketball Scores from Saturday, January 11
UNDATED - Area college basketball scores for Saturday, January 11: Men’s College Basketball BHSU 51, Regis University 49 SD School of Mines 85, Colorado Christian 73 SDSU 70, Fort Wayne 61 USD 91, UNO 81 Sioux Falls 74, Concordia-St. Paul 59 Winona State 79, Augustan...
January 11, 2020

Custer holds off Sturgis girls and boys Saturday
CUSTER, S.D. - Custer came away with victories over Sturgis in both girls and boys games Saturday night. In the girls game, the Wildcats rode Josey Wahlstrom's 12 points to a 42-39 victory. The Wildcats held off a late Scooper rally as Wahlstrom knocked down two free throws to ...
January 11, 2020

Saturday Night, January 11, South Dakota High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Saturday Night, January 11, South Dakota High School Basketball Scoreboard: BOYS PREP BASKETBALL Aberdeen Christian 63, Ipswich 29 Baltic 55, Beresford 54 Central Lyon, Rock Rapids, Iowa 69, West Central 65 Chester 51, Garretson 38 Clark/Willow Lake 6...
January 11, 2020

49ers win 1st playoff game in 6 years, 27-10 over Vikings
SAN FRANCISCO - Jimmy Garoppolo threw a TD pass on his opening drive as a playoff starter and then watched San Francisco's defense and running game take over from there in the 49ers' 27-10 victory over the Minnesota Vikings in the divisional round. The Niners' first playoff gam...
January 11, 2020

Area College Basketball Scores from Friday, January 10
UNDATED - Area college basketball scores from Friday, January 10: Men’s College Basketball BHSU 82, Colorado Christian 67 Regis 75, SD School of Mines 61 Sioux Falls 71, MSU-Mankato 64 Concordia-STP 79, SMSU 70 Upper Iowa 110, Augustana 100 Northern State 97, Crookst...
January 11, 2020

Duffy, Sjerven lead No. 22 South Dakota women to 77-44 win
VERMILLION, S.D. - Ciarra Duffy and Hannah Sjerven combined for 14 points in a pivotal third quarter and the No. 22 South Dakota women beat Omaha 77-44 for the Coyotes' fourth straight win. The Coyotes extended a two-point first-quarter lead to 13 at halftime and then outscored...
January 11, 2020

North Dakota St. wins 8th FCS title 28-20 over James Madison
FRISCO, Texas - North Dakota State won its eighth FCS national championship in nine years. Redshirt freshman quarterback Trey Lance ran for 166 yards, with a clutch 44-yard touchdown to start the fourth quarter, in a 28-20 win over James Madison on Saturday. The Bison stretch...
January 11, 2020

Friday Night, January 10, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Friday Night, January 10, High School Basketball scoreboard: BOYS BASKETBALL Arlington 71, Oldham-Ramona/Rutland 49 Brandon Valley 60, Brookings 35 Bridgewater-Emery 82, Freeman 35 Burke 71, Centerville 53 Crow Creek 81, McLaughlin 57 DeSmet 63, Dell...
January 10, 2020

SDSU women win tightly contested game over Denver
DENVER, Col. - South Dakota State women's basketball claimed a tightly contested 86-79 victory over Denver Thursday evening at Hamilton Gymnasium in Denver, Colo. The Jackrabbits advanced to 12-6 on the season with a perfect 4-0 mark in Summit League action, while Denver fell t...
January 10, 2020

Thursday, January 9, South Dakota Prep Wrestling Scores
UNDATED - Here is your South Dakota High School Wrestling Scoreboard from Thursday, January 9: Canton 64, Custer 6 BELLE FOURCHE QUAD: Belle Fourche 60, St Thomas More 18 Belle Fourche 66, Hill City 18 Spearfish 49, Belle Fourche 28 Spearfish 66, Hill City 15 Spearfish 66,...
January 10, 2020

Thursday Night, January 9, South Dakota Prep Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Thursday Night, January 9, High School Basketball Scoreboard: BOYS PREP BASKETBALL Burke 64, Andes Central/Dakota Christian 30 Custer 73, Hill City 37 Deubrook 60, Iroquois 56 Deuel 60, Webster 57, OT Edgemont 43, Crawford, Neb. 34 Ethan 56, Avon 26 ...
January 10, 2020

Top seeds back in action as NFL's divisional round kicks off
UNDATED - The bye-week breaks are over for the top two seeds in the AFC and NFC after a wild wild-card weekend to open the NFL playoffs. That means it's back to work for Lamar Jackson and the Baltimore Ravens. Same for Patrick Mahomes and the Kansas City Chiefs. Jimmy Garop...
January 9, 2020

Vikings WR Thielen questionable with ankle injury vs. 49ers
MINNEAPOLIS - Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Adam Thielen has an ankle injury. He is listed as questionable for the playoff game Saturday at San Francisco. Thielen was wearing a wrap on his left ankle after practice Thursday. He says he was tangled up with a teammate on the fi...
January 9, 2020

Sturgis rolls over Rapid City Central in wrestling dual
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Sturgis won their first five matches en route to a 55-17 victory over Rapid City Central in Tuesday night wrestling action. It was a big win for Sturgis, who sits just behind Central in the wrestling polls this week. Central is ranked fifth and Sturgis is sixt...
January 8, 2020

South Dakota Prep Wrestling Scoreboard for Tuesday, January 7
UNDATED - Here is your Tuesday, January 7, Prep Wrestling Scoreboard: Sturgis 55, Rapid City Central 17 Milbank 54, Sisseton 24 Mitchell 43, Yankton 24 Pierre T.F. Riggs 69, Brookings 9 Canton DAK 12 Canton 60, Dell Rapids 18 Canton 57, Madison 18 Dell Rapids 45, Vermilli...
January 7, 2020

Tuesday Night, January 7, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Tuesday Night, January 7, High School Basketball Scoreboard:   BOYS BASKETBALL Bridgewater-Emery 54, Sanborn Central/Woonsocket 46 Dakota Valley 74, Sergeant Bluff-Luton, Iowa 68 Freeman Academy/Marion 64, Oldham-Ramona/Rutland 50 Gayville-Volin ...
January 7, 2020

South Dakota High School Basketball Poll for Week of January 6
UNDATED - The South Dakota Prep Media Basketball Poll for the week of Jan. 6 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. Brandon Valley (...
January 6, 2020

Monday Night, January 6, Prep Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Monday Night, January 6, High School Basketball Scoreboard: BOYS BASKETBALL Aberdeen Christian 67, Waverly-South Shore 45 Arlington 64, Castlewood 54 Avon 66, Colome 34 Dell Rapids St. Mary 71, Estelline/Hendricks 40 Deubrook 52, Wilmot 41 Elkton-Lak...
January 6, 2020

Cowboys pick McCarthy to replace Garrett as coach
DALLAS, Texas - A person with direct knowledge of the agreement says the Dallas Cowboys and Mike McCarthy have reached a deal for the former Green Bay coach to succeed Jason Garrett. The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because the team hasn't anno...
January 6, 2020

Cousins, Vikings upend Saints 26-20 in OT in NFC playoffs
NEW ORLEANS - Kirk Cousins hit tight end Kyle Rudolph with a 4-yard fade on third-and-goal in overtime, and the Minnesota Vikings pulled out a 26-20 victory over the Saints in the wild-card round of the NFC playoffs. Dalvin Cook gained 130 yards from scrimmage and scored two to...
January 5, 2020

Rush win rubber match behind Coulter's power play goals
WEST VALLEY CITY, UT - Tyler Coulter scored twice on the power play in the second period, Brennan Saulnier registered a “Gordie Howe Hat Trick”, and Tyler Parks stopped all but two of 51 shots to lead the Rapid City Rush to a 5-2 win over the Utah Grizzlies on Sunday ...
January 5, 2020

College Basketball Scoreboard, Saturday, January 4
UNDATED - College Basketball scores for Saturday, January 4: Men’s College Basketball Black Hills State 87, Colorado Mesa 79 SD School of Mines 71, Western Colorado 55 SDSU 91, Western Illinois 56 Sioux Falls 65, Augustana 59 Northern State 72, Winona State 68 SMSU 6...
January 4, 2020

Scooper boys and girls get wins over Lead-Deadwood
STURGIS, S.D. - The Sturgis Scooper girls basketball team handed the Lead-Deadwood Golddiggers their first loss of the season with a 34-29 victory Saturday. Sturgis used a 12-5 run in the second quarter to pull ahead 17-12 at halftime. The Golddiggers would hang right with the S...
January 4, 2020

Saturday Night, January 4, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Saturday Night, January 4, High School Basketball Scoreboard: BOYS PREP BASKETBALL Belle Fourche 59, Lemmon 46 Brookings 52, Pierre 50 Canistota 62, Elkton-Lake Benton 54 Chester 48, McCook Central/Montrose 33 Cheyenne-Eagle Butte 85, Todd County 66 ...
January 4, 2020

Spearfish boys, girls down Scoopers Friday night
SPEARFISH, S.D. - The Spearfish boys basketball team won their second game of the year, dropping Sturgis to 1-3 on the season with a 60-57 win Friday night. Sturgis maintained a three-point lead over Spearfish at the end of the first and second quarter, led by Ryder Ladner's 13 ...
January 4, 2020

Grizzlies take game one of weekend series
WEST VALLEY CITY, UT - Charles-David Beaudoin scored his first goal for the Rapid City Rush in his debut to cut his team’s deficit prior to the final period, but the Utah Grizzlies struck for four unanswered goals in a penalty-filled third period to defeat the Rush by a 6-1...
January 4, 2020

College Basketball Scores from Friday, January 3
UNDATED - Here is your Friday night, January 3, College Basketball Scoreboard: Men’s College Basketball Black Hills State 78, Western Colorado 74 South Dakota School of Mines 87, Colorado Mesa 78 Augustana 64, SMSU 61 Sioux Falls 77, Wayne State 65 Upper Iowa 95, Nort...
January 4, 2020

Friday Night, January 3, South Dakota Prep Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Friday Night, January 3, South Dakota prep basketball scoreboard: BOYS BASKETBALL= Aberdeen Christian 69, Warner 31 Avon 54, Alcester-Hudson 42 Belle Fourche 58, New Underwood 23 Burke 45, Jones County 42 DeSmet 56, Arlington 40 Garretson 51, Chester 31 Gregory ...
January 4, 2020

Latest South Dakota Gymnastics Rankings
UNDATED - On behalf of the SD High School Gymnastics Coaches Association, here are the latest South Dakota Gymnastics Rankings. These rankings are based on an average of reported scores by the coaches. Some teams may not have reported scores. AA rankings: 1. Mitchell 143.56 2...
January 2, 2020

Thursday Night, January 2, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - South Dakota Prep Basketball Scores for Thursday, January 2: BOYS BASKETBALL Brandon Valley 51, Mitchell 48 Clark/Willow Lake 68, Hamlin 61 Dell Rapids 67, Dell Rapids St. Mary 64 Faulkton 48, Iroquois 33 Freeman Academy/Marion 71, Colome 35 Lower Brule 74, Phili...
January 2, 2020

Cousins, Vikings prep for crossroad playoff game vs. Saints
MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. - Minnesota's investment in Kirk Cousins has yet to yield a postseason victory. His first opportunity to get one with the Vikings has arrived this week. Cousins has previously taken part in two playoff games, both losses at home with Washington. Coming off ...
January 1, 2020

Johnson lifts No. 16 Minnesota over No. 9 Auburn in Outback
TAMPA, Fla - Tyler Johnson had 12 receptions for 204 yards and two touchdowns to become Minnesota’s career receiving leader and propel the 16th-ranked Gophers to a 31-24 victory over No. 9 Auburn in the Outback Bowl. Johnson broke Eric Decker's school record for receiving...
January 1, 2020

Herbert has 3 TD runs, Oregon beats Wisconsin in Rose Bowl
PASADENA, California - No. 7 Oregon held off No. 11 Wisconsin 28-27 to win its third straight trip to the Rose Bowl. Justin Herbert scored his third rushing touchdown on a 30-yard run with 7:41 to play. Brady Breeze returned a fumble 31 yards for an early touchdown for the Du...
January 1, 2020

Monday Night, December 30, South Dakota Prep Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Monday Night, December 30, High School Basketball Scoreboard: BOYS BASKETBALL Dell Rapids St. Mary 60, Chester 30 Rapid City Central 69, Douglas 59 George Watson Classic Custer 81, Hemingford, Neb. 45 POSTPONEMENTS AND CANCELLATIONS Ethan vs. Ipswich...
December 30, 2019

Paige McPherson appears to be Olympic bound once again
STURGIS — It’s not official yet, but it looks like Sturgis native Paige McPherson is headed to next year’s Olympics to represent Team USA. The 29-year-old who was home this week for the holidays, says she has unofficially been named a member of Team USA for the...
December 30, 2019

Rush end 2019 with sweep of Wichita
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Stephane Legault and Peter Quenneville provided all of the offense for the Rapid City Rush, but net-minder Tyler Parks stole the show with a 26-save shutout, powering the home side to a 2-0 win on Saturday night over the Wichita Thunder. The win, coming in the ...
December 29, 2019

SDSU, USD mens basketball drop Sunday games
UNDATED - Matt Pile totaled 18 points and nine rebounds and Marlon Ruffin hit two free throws with 6 seconds left in the game as Omaha held off South Dakota State 81-78. Noah Freidel sank two free throws with 2:11 remaining to give South Dakota State a 76-75 lead, but Pile and ...
December 29, 2019

Saturday Night, December 28, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - South Dakota High School Basketball Scoreboard for Saturday, December 28:   BOYS PREP BASKETBALL Brandon Valley 71, DeLaSalle, Minn. 61 Breckenridge, Minn. 80, McIntosh 30 Hoop City Classic Bridgewater-Emery 59, Mitchell Christian 32 Houston, Tenn. 68, Yankt...
December 28, 2019

No. 19 Iowa beats No. 22 USC 49-24 in Holiday Bowl
SAN DIEGO, Cal. - Ihmir Smith-Marsette scored on a 6-yard run, a 98-yard kickoff return and a 12-yard reception to lead No. 19 Iowa to a 49-24 victory over No. 22 Southern California in the Holiday Bowl. Senior Nate Stanley threw two touchdown passes and the Hawkeyes (10-3) won...
December 27, 2019

Friday Night, December 27, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - South Dakota prep basketball scores for Friday, December 27: BOYS BASKETBALL Gayville-Volin 51, Andes Central/Dakota Christian 35 Hoop City Classic Breckenridge, Minn. 66, Gregory 46 Collierville, Tenn. 68, Bridgewater-Emery 46 Houston, Tenn. 65, Mitchell 38 Twin...
December 27, 2019

Packers clinch NFC North with 23-10 win over Vikings
MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. - Aaron Jones rushed for two second-half touchdowns, Za'Darius Smith had five tackles for loss, and the Green Bay Packers became NFC North champions by beating the Minnesota Vikings 23-10. The Packers are 12-3. They made Matt LaFleur the 10th rookie coach in ...
December 23, 2019

South Dakota Media Prep Basketball Poll for week of December 23
UNDATED - The South Dakota Prep Media Basketball Poll for the week of Dec. 23 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 (18) 3-...
December 23, 2019

Rush fall in series finale with Allen ahead of Christmas break
RAPID CITY, S.D. - For a second night in a row, the Rapid City Rush suffered a 5-2 defeat to the Allen Americans on Saturday night, enduring a sweep in the pair of games prior to the Christmas holiday. The loss extends the Rush’s losing streak to six games dating back to De...
December 22, 2019

Wrestling Wrap - Stevens win Madison Invite
MADISON, S.D. - Rapid City Stevens claimed the team title of the Madison Invitational Saturday in high school wrestling. The Raiders finished on top with 201.5 points, and crowned four winners. They included Darien Malone at 126 pounds, Declan Malone at 138, Cooper Voorhees, w...
December 22, 2019

South Dakota Prep Wrestling Scoreboard for Saturday, December 21
UNDATED - South Dakota Wrestling Results from Saturday, December 21: MADISON INVITATIONAL 1 Rapid City Stevens 201.5 2 Omaha Central 165.0 3 Sturgis Brown 150.0 4 Chamberlain 145.0 5 Harrisburg 132.5 6 Sioux Falls O'Gorman 110.0 7 Howard 106.0 8 Tea Area 91.0 9 Madison ...
December 21, 2019

Saturday Night, December 21, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Saturday, December 21, South Dakota Prep Basketball Scoreboard: BOYS PREP BASKETBALL Aberdeen Central 66, Sturgis Brown 53 Aberdeen Christian 39, Lemmon 23 Burke 40, Stuart, Neb. 30 Canistota-Freeman 70, Bridgewater-Emery 61 Chamberlain 68, Stanley County 53 Colo...
December 21, 2019

Scooper boys fall to Aberdeen Central 66-53
STURGIS, S.D. - After a strong first half, the Scoopers couldn't keep up with the Golden Eagles of Aberdeen Central in the second half. Sturgis got off a great start, leading Aberdeen Central 17-13 after the first quarter. Marcus Myrick canned four three-pointers in the early g...
December 21, 2019

Allen hands Rush Friday night loss, 5-2
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Trey Phillips brough the Rapid City Rush within two late in the third period, and Alex Sakellaropoulos stopped an impressive 42 shots, but the Allen Americans, led by Corey Durocher’s four-point night, took the win by a 5-2 score on Friday night.  Th...
December 21, 2019

Yellow Jacket men breeze past Dickinson State
SPEARFISH, S.D. - The Black Hills State University men's basketball team handily defeated the Dickinson State University Blue Hawks 90 – 62 on Friday night. The Yellow Jackets had five scorers in double digits and were led by Trey Whitley, who put up 20 points shooting 72 p...
December 21, 2019

Friday Night, December 20, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Friday Night, December 20, High School Basketball Scoreboard: BOYS BASKETBALL Aberdeen Central 74, Spearfish 47 Aberdeen Christian 79, Sunshine Bible Academy 49 Arlington 54, Elkton-Lake Benton 45 Bon Homme 61, Scotland 43 Castlewood 82, Colman-Egan 7...
December 20, 2019

Thursday Wrestling Wrap - Stevens outduals Sturgis
RAPID CITY, S.D. - What was expected to be a very close dual didn't disappoint Thursday as the Rapid City Stevens Raiders edged the Sturgis Scoopers 36-27 in wrestling action at Carrold Heier Gymnasium. The Raiders opened the dual with a win at 106 pounds courtesy of JAck Schoen...
December 20, 2019

Thursday Night, December 19, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Thursday Night, December 19, High School Basketball Scoreboard: BOYS BASKETBALL Bridgewater-Emery 67, Menno 32 Canistota-Freeman 92, Freeman 29 Centerville 54, Avon 50 Colman-Egan 50, Garretson 41 Ethan 68, James Valley Christian 40 Faith 74, Bison 2...
December 19, 2019

First Round scores from the LNI Tournament in Rapid City
RAPID CITY, S.D. - First round scores from the Lakota Nation Invitational Thursday:   BOYS PREP BASKETBALL Lakota Nation Tournament First Round Cheyenne-Eagle Butte 84, Lower Brule 55 Crow Creek 67, Oelrichs 42 Omaha Nation, Neb. 83, Little Wound 70 Pine Ridge 82, St...
December 19, 2019

Belle Fourche downs the Scoopers in Tuesday night action
BELLE FOURCHE, S.D. - Both the Scooper girls and boys basketball teams fell to Belle Fourche in Tuesday night action. In the girls game, Savannah Rosales and Kaylin Garza each scored 9 points to lead the Broncs to a 42-30 victory. Sturgis lead by 3 after the first quarter, but ...
December 17, 2019

Tuesday Night, November 17, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Tuesday Night, December 17, High School Basketball Scoreboard: BOYS BASKETBALL= Baltic 62, Parker 61 Brandon Valley 54, Sioux Falls Lincoln 45 Britton-Hecla 51, Wilmot 47 Burke 61, North Central, Neb. 52 Canton 56, Garretson 47 Chadron, Neb. 53, Hot ...
December 17, 2019

South Dakota Prep Basketball Poll for Week of December 16
UNDATED - The South Dakota Prep Media Basketball Poll for the week of Dec. 16 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. Yankt...
December 16, 2019

Yellow Jacket Alum Josh Breske Named Head Football Coach
SPEARFISH, S.D. - Black Hills State University Athletic Director Jhett Albers is pleased to announce Joshua David Breske as the next head coach for Yellow Jacket football this afternoon. Breske is the 29th head coach in program history. "Coach Breske is the complete package. He b...
December 16, 2019

Flohr Named Hardrocker Football Head Coach
RAPID CITY, S.D. - South Dakota School of Mines President Dr. James Rankin and Hardrocker Athletics Director Joel Lueken are pleased to introduce Charlie Flohr as the new head coach of the Hardrocker Football program announced Monday during a press conference in Rapid City. Flohr...
December 16, 2019

Bull rider Sage Kimzey wins sixth straight PRCA world title
LAS VEGAS – Sage Kimzey is still the king of PRCA bull riders. The Strong City, Okla., cowboy won his sixth consecutive world championship at the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo before 16,904 fans at the Thomas & Mack Center, Saturday night. Kimzey finished the season wi...
December 16, 2019

College Basketball Scoreboard for Saturday, December 14
UNDATED - Here is your College Basketball Scoreboard for Saturday, September 14: Men’s College Basketball BHSU 81, Fort Lewis 70 SD School of Mines 72, Adams St. 69 USD 96, Mayville State 60 Sioux Falls 73, St. Cloud State 67 Bemidji State 75, Augustana 73 Northern S...
December 15, 2019

Saturday Night, December 14, High School Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Saturday Night, December 14, High School Basketball Scoreboard: BOYS BASKETBALL Aberdeen Christian 80, James Valley Christian 35 Dakota Valley 72, Tea Area 55 Harding County 77, Lead-Deadwood 44 Herreid/Selby Area 61, Glen Ullin-Hebron, N.D. 42 Huron...
December 14, 2019

Bismarck wins team title at Rapid City Invite
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Bismarck captured the team title of the Rapid City Invitational Saturday in high school wrestling action. Bismarck finished with 188 points. Windsor, Colorado was a close second with 175.5 and Brandon Valley placed third with a 173.5. For area schools, Rapid ...
December 14, 2019

Umude leads South Dakota past Mayville State 96-60
VERMILLION, S.D. — Stanley Umude matched his season high with 21 points as South Dakota easily defeated NAIA-member Mayville State 96-60 on Saturday. Tyler Hagedorn had 16 points and 11 rebounds for South Dakota (9-3), which earned its fifth straight home victory. Tyler Pe...
December 14, 2019

Zeke Thurston wins Round 9, eyes second world title
LAS VEGAS – Getting a second career gold buckle is well within reach for saddle bronc rider Zeke Thurston. The Big Valley, Alberta, cowboy captured his third round win of the 2019 Wrangler National Finals Rodeo, winning Round 9 with a 91-point ride on Vold Rodeo Company&rsq...
December 14, 2019

Controversial second period dooms Rush
RAPID CITY, S.D. - The Wheeling Nailers struck three times in the second period, twice following a controversial goal call, taking the second game of the series against the Rapid City Rush by a 3-1 score on Friday night. Both teams skated to a scoreless deadlock after 20 minutes...
December 14, 2019

Friday Night, December 13, College Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your College Basketball Scoreboard for Friday, December 13: Men’s College Basketball BHSU 81, Adams State 66 Fort Lewis 77, SD School of Mines 73 SDSU 66, UN-Kearney 53 Northern State 69, Minot State 67 UM-Duluth 100, Sioux Falls 65 Augustana 101, C...
December 14, 2019

Bismarck first, Sturgis ninth at Rapid City Invite
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Bismarck leads the team standings after day one at the Rapid City Invitational. Bismarck leads with 111.5 points with Windsor, CO in a close second with 103. Forty teams from five different states are competiting at the annual tournament, taking place at the ...
December 14, 2019

Scooper girls, boys basketball open season with wins
STURGIS, S.D. - Both the Sturgis Scooper girls and boys basketball teams opened up the new season with wins over Douglas. In the girls matchup, both teams started slow, with Douglas taking a five point 21-16 lead into the halftime locker room. Sturgis came out in the second ha...
December 14, 2019

Friday Night, December 13, Prep Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Friday Night, December 13, prep basketball scoreboard: BOYS PREP BASKETBALL= Aberdeen Central 79, Brookings 64 Arlington 61, Florence/Henry 39 Baltic 50, Beresford 32 Burke 63, Scotland 24 Canistota-Freeman 73, Centerville 27 Canton 67, Elk Point-Jef...
December 14, 2019

Scooper Gabe Rambow signs letter of intent to play soccer at School of Mines
STURGIS, S.D. – Gabe Rambow from Sturgis signed a National Letter of Intent on Wednesday to play men’s soccer next year at the South Dakota School of Mines in Rapid City. Rambow was a member of the Sturgis boys soccer team that finished 10-4 this past season and lost...
December 13, 2019

Bareback rider Clayton Biglow continues winning, setting records
LAS VEGAS – Bareback rider Clayton Biglow is making this look easy. The Clements, Calif., cowboy won his fourth round in a row at the 2019 Wrangler National Finals Rodeo when he claimed the Round 8 crown with his 90-point ride on Frontier Rodeo’s Showstomper before 16...
December 13, 2019

Sturgis beats Huron, Aberdeen Central in Thursday night wrestling
STURGIS, S.D. - The Sturgis wrestling team picked up a pair of dual victories in quadrangular action Thursday night. In their first match, the Scoopers defeated Huron 42-27. The Scoopers got wins from Logan DeSersa at 126, Perry Ketelsen at 138, Brett Konst at 152, Clayton Smit...
December 12, 2019

Bareback rider Clayton Biglow wins third consecutive round
LAS VEGAS – Bareback rider Clayton Biglow couldn’t have picked a better time to be riding his best. The Clements, Calif., cowboy won his third round in a row at the 2019 Wrangler National Finals Rodeo when he captured the Round 7 title with a 91.5-point ride on Rafter...
December 12, 2019

Nailers hold off late Rush Rally
RAPID CITY, S.D. - The Wheeling Nailers and Rapid City Rush exchanged goals within a minute on three different occasions throughout the course of the contest, with the Nailers using the last exchange to get past the Rush late en route to a 4-3 win on Wednesday night. The game mar...
December 12, 2019

Central States Fair Receives WPRA Awards
RAPID CITY, S.D. - The Central States Fair Range Days Rodeo was honored with two prestigious awards from the Women’s Pro Rodeo Association at this years’ convention in Las Vegas. Medium Rodeo of the Year, defined as rodeos offering $5,000 to $9,999 in added purse mon...
December 11, 2019

Tie-down roper Ty Harris notches back-to-back Wrangler NFR round wins
LAS VEGAS – This is a habit tie-down roper Ty Harris doesn’t want to break. The San Angelo, Texas, cowboy won his second consecutive round of the 2019 Wrangler National Finals Rodeo, clocking a 7.1-second time in Round 6 before 16,755 at the Thomas & Mack Center,...
December 11, 2019

South Dakota prep basketball media basketball poll released
UNDATED - Here is the preseason South Dakota prep basketball poll released today. Teams are ranked by points received and first-place votes are in parentheses.  Boys Class AA 1. O’Gorman (15) 84 2. Yankton (3) 70 3. Brandon Valley 52 4. Roosevelt 32 5. Huron 26...
December 10, 2019

Steer wrestler Kyle Irwin captures victory in Round 5
LAS VEGAS – Through the first four rounds of the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo, steer wrestler Kyle Irwin couldn’t get on track. That changed in Round 5 for the Robertsdale, Ala., cowboy. Irwin clocked a 3.7-second time to win the round and earn $26,231 before 16,827...
December 10, 2019

Tie-down roper Shane Hanchey wins another round at Wrangler NFR
LAS VEGAS – Before the start of the 2019 Wrangler National Finals Rodeo, tie-down roper Shane Hanchey had a good feeling about how things were going to unfold for him. So far, the Sulphur, La., cowboy has been right. Hanchey won his second round of the week, clocking a 7.5-...
December 9, 2019

College Basketball Scoreboard for Saturday December 7
UNDATED - Area college basketball scores from Saturday, December 7: Men’s College Basketball Westminster 75, SD School of Mines 70 Augustana 86, Upper Iowa 59 Sioux Falls 86, MSU-Mankato 81 Northern State 101, Crookston 58 Concordia-St. Paul 75, SMSU 70 Mount Marty 6...
December 8, 2019

Wrestling Wrap - Custer wins home invitational
CUSTER, S.D. - In High School Wrestling action Saturday,  Custer took top team honors at their home invitiational. The Wildcats finished with 259.5 points -- well ahead of second place Spearfish with 167. Sturgis came in third with a 130.5. Meanwhile, Rapid City Central b...
December 8, 2019

College Hoops - Trailblazers to much for BHSU men and women
ST. GEORGE, UT – A hot Dixie State couldn't be contained as they rolled past the Black Hills State University men's basketball team 76-54. The #16 Trailblazers remain undefeated while the Yellow Jackets fall to 3-5 and 1-2 in the RMAC. The first half of the game was slow an...
December 7, 2019

Coyotes sweep USD - Move to NIVC quarterfinals
VERMILLION, S.D. – South Dakota used its most efficient offensive match of the season Friday afternoon inside the Sanford Coyote Sports Center to a 3-0 sweep over UNLV in the second round of the National Invitational Volleyball Championships. The Coyotes, now 29-2 overall, ...
December 7, 2019

Wrestling - Bismarck Demons win Mandan Invitational; Scoopers place third
MANDAN, N.D. - The Bismarck Demons took the team title of the Mandan Lions Invitational Saturday in high school wrestling. The Demons finished on top with a point total of 338.5 -- ahead of second place Pierre, who finished with 320. In the placement round, Bismarck won nine of...
December 7, 2019

Cook’s 18-yard FG lifts UNI over South Dakota State 13-10
BROOKINGS, S.D. — Matthew Cook kicked an 18-yard field goal with 2:10 remaining to give Northern Iowa a 13-10 victory over South Dakota State on Saturday in the second round of the Football Championship Series playoffs. UNI (10-4) will face second-seed James Madison (12-1)...
December 7, 2019

Trailblazers Hold Off 'Rockers In RMAC Matchup; Hardrocker Women Earn OT RMAC Win Over DSU
ST GEORGE, UT --- The South Dakota School of Mines men's basketball team put forth a valiant Friday night but couldn't get past No. 16 Dixie State as the Trailblazers outlasted the Hardrockers, 77-69, during a Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference matchup in St. George Utah. Dixie ...
December 6, 2019

Yellow Jacket men and women drop games to Westminster
SALT LAKE CITY, UT - Unable to stop an 8-0 run by the Westminster Griffins, the Black Hills State University men's basketball team fell in the final minutes of the game 64-65. The Yellow Jackets fall to 3-4 on the season and 1-1 in the RMAC. The Yellow Jackets held the Griffins ...
December 6, 2019

Sturgis Track Standout Signs Letter of Intent With USD
STURGIS, S.D. - Athletes always talk about ‘putting in the work’, spending hours working on form and technique in order to reach their potential on the track or in the gym.  Sydney Shaw, one of the top hurdlers in the state of South Dakota, has a unique training ...
December 6, 2019

Shakeup could be coming to the state's football classes
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. - South Dakota's high school football teams could be going after fewer state titles in a couple of years. The state's Football Advisory Board has put together a proposal to cut the number of football classes in the state from seven to five starting in 2021. Th...
December 5, 2019

Scoopers roll in wrestling opener over Belle Fourche
STURGIS, S.D. - The Sturgis Scooper Wrestling team opened up the 2019-2020 wrestling season with a 70-12 dual victory over Belle Fourche. After a forfeit win by Korbin Olson at 106 pounds, the Scoopers opened with three quick wins at 113, 120 and 126 pounds. Evan Osborn defeated...
December 5, 2019

Three Scoopers make Class 11AA all state football team
UNDATED - Pierre led the way with 13 players on the Class 11AA Football All State Team -- but Sturgis held their own with three nominations. State Champion Pierre placed five offensive players and seven defensive on the squad, led by Quaterback Garrett Stout. For Sturgis, runni...
December 5, 2019

Scooper Kicker Brodie Eisenbraun invited to Kicking World National Showcase
STURGIS, S.D. - Sturgis Scooper football kicker Brodie Eisenbraun has been invited to the 2019 Kicking World National Showcase taking place this coming weekend in Austin, Texas. Eisenbraun earned the invitation earlier this season by having a "wow" performance in pressure compet...
December 3, 2019

BHSU Mens Basketball - Scott leads the rout of the Trojans
SPEARFISH, S.D. - Led by an early assault from Joel Scott, the Black Hills State University men's basketball team routed Dakota State University 91-53. Scott put up the first ten points of the game for the Yellow Jackets burying the Trojans with a lead they couldn't come back fro...
December 2, 2019

South Dakota State women upset No. 21 South Florida 61-50
CANCUN, Mexico — Myah Selland scored 17 points, Paiton Burckhard had 16 points and nine rebounds, and South Dakota State beat No. 21 South Florida 61-50 on Thursday in the Cancun Challenge. Selland scored 10 points in the Jackrabbits' 10-2 game-opening run, including two 3...
November 28, 2019

BHSU men, women knock off SD School of Mines
SPEARFISH, S.D. - In a much needed win, The Black Hills State University men's basketball team toppled the SDSMT Hardrockers 70-66 in a thrilling second quarter. The Yellow Jackets move to 2-3 on the season and enter RMAC play with a win under their belts. The Yellow Jackets outs...
November 27, 2019

Annual awards handed out at Sturgis Scooper Football Award Show
STURGIS, S.D. - The annual Sturigs Scooper Football Award Show was held Monday night at the Community Center as local athletes were recognized for their accomplishments on the football field. KBHB's Gary Matthews and Terry Anderson handed out the Best Back award, which was given...
November 25, 2019

Dentlinger leads South Dakota St. past Mississippi Valley St.
BROOKINGS, S.D. — Matt Dentlinger made all eight of his shot attempts to score 16 points and South Dakota routed Mississippi Valley State 84-54 on Sunday. Noah Freidel, Baylor Scheierman and David Wingett each scored 10 for the Jackrabbits (5-3). South Dakota State built a...
November 24, 2019

Coulter scores twice as Rush sweep Oilers
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Peter Quenneville extended his goal-scoring streak to five games, Tyler Coulter scored twice, and Tyler Parks made 30 saves to lead the Rapid City Rush to a 3-2 win over the Tulsa Oilers on Saturday night. The win maintains the Rush’s status as the last u...
November 24, 2019

Saturday Night, November 23, College Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Area college basketball scores for Saturday, November 23:   Women’s College Basketball Wayne State 84, BHSU 74 SDSU 67, Wyoming 40 Dordt 93, Briar Cliff 58 Northwestern 78, Jamestown 51 Dakota Wesleyan 93, Valley City State 66   Men’s Coll...
November 24, 2019

South Dakota knocks off South Dakota State 24-21
VERMILLION, S.D. — Austin Simmons passed for two touchdowns, ran for another and South Dakota upset rival South Dakota State 24-21 on Saturday. It is the seventh straight season the Coyotes knocked off a ranked team, having entered the game 0-3 against Top 25 FCS teams thi...
November 24, 2019

2019 State Volleyball Championship Results
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Northwestern, Sioux Falls Christian, and Watertown won state volleyball championships on Saturday night in Rapid City. Here are the results of all twenty-four teams who competed at the three day event. Class B Championship: Northwestern defeated Faulkton Area...
November 24, 2019

Faith, RC Stevens fall in consolation volleyball championships
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Chester took the consolation championship at the State B Volleyball Tournament Saturday with a 3-1 victory over Faith. Chester, the Class B leader in blocks, allowed Faith one set victory - 16-25 loss to the Longhorns that tied the match at 1-1. Chester woul...
November 23, 2019

Faith, RC Stevens win their consolation semifinals Friday
RAPID CITY, S.D. - The Faith Longhorns and Rapid City Stevens Raiders recovered from Thursday losses to win their consolation semifinals Friday. Faith defeated Bridgewater-Emery 3-1. The Longhorns won their first set 26-24 and dropped the second 19-25. Then, Faith would strengt...
November 22, 2019

Faith, RC Stevens fall on first day of volleyball tournament
RAPID CITY, S.D. - The first day of the Class AA, A and B State Volleyball tournaments were not kind to West River. In the Class B Tournament, the fourth-seeded Faith Longhorns dropped a 3-0 decision to fifth-seeded Warner -- the Class B defending champion. Warner won the match...
November 21, 2019

Tinker, South Dakota School of Mines Part Ways
RAPID CITY, S.D. — South Dakota School of Mines and Hardrocker football head coach Zach Tinker have decided to part ways with the conclusion of 2019 football season. The announcement was made Wednesday afternoon from SD Mines campus in Rapid City, South Dakota. The Hardrock...
November 21, 2019

College Volleyball - Yellow Jackets fall to the Roadrunners
DENVER, Col. - The Black Hills State University Volleyball team fell to MSU Denver in three sets during the first round of the RMAC Volleyball Tournament. It was going to be an uphill battle for the Yellow Jackets; they haven't managed a win over MSU Denver in the series history....
November 20, 2019

Head football coach, John Reiners announces resignation
SPEARFISH, S.D. - Black Hills State University head football coach, John Reiners announced his resignation following the conclusion of the 2019 season. Reiners has led the program the past eight seasons, posting a career record of 27-60. "I want to thank Jhett Albers and the adm...
November 18, 2019

Vikings overcome 20-0 deficit at half to beat Broncos 27-23
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota Vikings had barely moved the ball at all, when they gathered in a humbled locker room after an awful first half. Picking up the pace with the two-minute offense was about their only hope of a comeback. They delivered one in stunning fashion...
November 18, 2019

Rapid City Rush fall in road trip finale to Kansas City
KANSAS CITY - Peter Quenneville provided the only offense for the Rapid City Rush, who fell at the hands of the Kansas City Mavericks on Saturday night by a final score of 10-1. The Mavericks scored early and often in the opening 20 minutes, and left the first frame with a 3-0 a...
November 17, 2019

Saturday, November 16, College Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Saturday Night, November 16, area College Basketball Scoreboard: Men’s College Basketball Sioux Falls 72, Dakota State 51 Northern State 83, Black Hills State 81 (*Final in OT) Northern Michigan 72, SMSU 63 SD Mines 76, Augustana 71 Mount Marty ...
November 17, 2019

BHSU and School of Mines Football end season with wins
SPEARFISH, S.D. - Black Hills State University won their season finale Saturday with a 19-7 win over Azuzsa Pacific. Senior Running Back Payten Gilmore helped lead BHSU with 142 yards rushing and three touchdowns. Elsewhere, the South Dakota School of Mines Hardrockers closed...
November 17, 2019

Heide leads South Dakota St past N Iowa 38-7
BROOKINGS, S.D. (AP) — Keaton Heide was 15-of-16 passing with two touchdowns, the defense forced two turnovers and South Dakota State overwhelmed Northern Iowa 38-7 on Saturday in a battle of top 10 FCS teams. The Jackrabbits were clinging to a 17-7 lead entering the fourt...
November 16, 2019

Scooper coach Chris Koletzky receives Region Coach of the Year Honor
BROOKINGS, S.D. - Annual football awards were handed out at the South Dakota State Football Championships Thursday and Friday. Sturgis Scooper Coach Chris Koletzky wrapped up a great season as he was honored as Region Coach of the Year by the South Dakota High School Football Co...
November 16, 2019

Rush avoid late scare in win against Oilers
TULSA, OK - Brennan Saulnier notched two goals, Gage Torrel potted his first as a professional, and Ivan Prosvetov made 37 saves to avoid a late scare as the Rapid City Rush defeated the Tulsa Oilers 5-4 on Friday night. The win snaps a four-game road losing streak for the R...
November 16, 2019

Friday Night, November 15, College Basketball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Friday Night, November 15, College Basketball Scoreboard: MENS BASKETBALL Nothern State 69, SD School of Mines 63 Augustana 83, BHSU 82 Nebraska 90, SDSU 73 USD 88, Texas Southern 69   WOMENS BASKETBALL USF 77, William Jewell 62 Northern State...
November 16, 2019

College Volleyball - BHSU wraps up season with win over Tech
RAPID CITY, S.D. - The Black Hills State University Yellow Jackets wrapped up the regular season in volleyball Friday night with a 3-1  set victory over the School of Mines. BHSU won in sets of 21-25, 25-18, 25-21, 25-19. The win clinches a spot in the RMAC Tourney for the...
November 16, 2019

Sioux Falls O'Gorman defeats Brandon Valley in Class 11AAA Championship
BROOKINGS, S.D. - For the first time in nearly a decade and a half, O’Gorman wins a state football championship. The Knights defeated the Brandon Valley Lynx 21-16 on Friday night to claim their first ever 11AAA crown. O’Gorman got the ball first in the contest, but ...
November 15, 2019

Seahawks Outlast Warriors In 11B Thriller
BROOKINGS, S.D. - Bridgewater-Emery/Ethan won a thriller on Friday night over Winner 21-14 to win the 2019 Class 11B state football championship. Seahawks head coach Jeff VanLeur was asked after the game on what this win feels like. His response was “it never gets old winn...
November 15, 2019

Pierre completes perfect season with Class 11AA Championship win
BROOKINGS, S.D. - The Pierre Governors defeated the Brookings Bobcats at Dana J Dykhouse stadium on Friday afternoon with a final score of 32-16. For the Gov’s, they finish the season at 12-0, and by scoring a record high of 710 points throughout the 2019 campaign. This is ...
November 15, 2019

Canton Wins 11A Title, Beats Rival Lennox
BROOKINGS, S.D. - Last year, Canton got knocked out of the 11B playoffs in the semifinal round. Then in the offseason, they were forced to move up to 11A because of reclassifications in the high school ranks. How did the C-Hawks respond? They raised the bar themselves and won a s...
November 15, 2019

Colman-Egan Defeats Herreid/Selby Area For 9B Title
BROOKINGS, S.D. - The Colman-Egan Hawks won their second 9B state championship in three years on Thursday night in Brookings with a 58-6 performance over Herreid/Selby Area. For the Hawks, they finished the 2019 season with an undefeated 13-0 record. Colman-Egan got the ball to ...
November 14, 2019

Class AA Volleyball - SoDak 16 - Stevens headed to state
UNDATED - Rapid City Stevens and Brandon Valley went down to the wire, and the Raiders emerged victorious Thursday night in the SoDak 16. It didn't look good for the Raiders early, as they dropped the first two matches to the Lynx 24-26, 22-25. But the Raiders would turn things...
November 14, 2019

Scooper volleyball ends season with SoDak 16 loss to Huron
HURON, S.D. - After a competitive first set in which the Scoopers only lost by 3, Huron would go on a hot streak, and defeat Sturgis in three straight sets to punch their ticket to the state tournament. Sturgis had Huron on their heels in set one, and would lead for their only t...
November 14, 2019

Viborg-Hurley Runs Past Bon Homme
BROOKINGS, S.D. - The Viborg-Hurley Cougars won their first state football championship as a co-op on Thursday November 14th in Brookings. It's also the first state football title for the Viborg community since 2000. Viborg-Hurley received to start the game, but quickly went thr...
November 14, 2019

Canistota-Freeman downs Britton-Hecla for 9A Title
BROOKINGS, S.D. - Canistota/Freeman defeated Britton-Hecla 46-34 in the 9A state championship game on Thursday in Brookings. This is the second straight state title for The Pride. The Braves received to start the game and would go 73-yards on their opening possession for a score...
November 14, 2019

BHSU women's basketball takes down Montana State-Billings
SPEARFISH, S.D. - The Black Hills State University women's basketball team took down Montana State University Billings 60-42 to move to 3-0 on the season. Alyssia Martinez led the offense with 12 points. The night was defined by fouls and free throws. The Yellow Jackets scored n...
November 14, 2019

Faith punches ticket to Class B Volleyball State Tournament
UNDATED - State tournament berths were on the line as the SoDak Round of 16 was held in Class A and Class B Volleyball Tuesday night. After a tremendous season, and an equally impressive effort, Hill City couldn't get by Elk Point-Jefferson. Hill City dropped their first set 2...
November 12, 2019

Rapid City Rush get sweep of Idaho
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Myles McGurty scored his first goal as a pro from just inside the offensive blue line with 1:48 left in regulation, and Ivan Prosvetov earned his first professional shutout on 30 saves to power the Rapid City Rush to a 1-0 win over the Idaho Steelheads on Satur...
November 10, 2019

College Volleyball - Hardrockers edge Chadron St; MSU-Denver downs BHSU
UNDATED - In Saturday night volleyball, the School of Mines Hardrockers edged Chadron State in five sets. The Hardrockers won the first set 26-24 and Chadron grabbed the second set 25-20. The Hardrockers fought back to win the third set 25-21 only to see the Eagles tie it up wit...
November 10, 2019

Area College Basketball Roundup for Saturday, November 9
UNDATED - In area college basketball action Saturday, the Black Hills State University women picked up a win as they defeated Texas A&M International 78-56. Racquel Wientjes led the Yellow Jackets with 35 points. Elsewhere, the South Dakota School of Mines Women's basketba...
November 10, 2019

BHSU falls to Thunderwolves; Chadron St holds off School of Mines
PUEBLO, CO – The #11 Thunderwolves proved to be to much for the Black Hills State University football team, putting up an unanswered 58 points, routing the Yellow Jackets in their final road game. The scoreboard was all Thunderwolves, they put up 21 points in the first quar...
November 10, 2019

Illinois State uses turnovers to top South Dakota St 27-18; USD downs Youngstown St
BROOKINGS, S.D. (AP) — San Fenlason kicked four field goals, three in the second half, to lead Illinois State to a 27-18 win over South Dakota State on Saturday in a battle of highly-ranked Missouri Valley Conference teams. The 12th-ranked Redbirds (7-3, 4-2) scored on fou...
November 10, 2019

School of Mines Mens Basketball drop heartbreaker to Texas A&M Kingsville
KINGSVILLE, TEXAS --- The South Dakota School of Mines men's basketball team suffered a heart-breaking loss to open the season Friday night in Kingsville, Texas, falling to the Texas-A&M - Kingsville Javalinas, 70-69. The Hardrockers, who led for almost the entire second hal...
November 9, 2019

College Volleyball - BHSU falls to Chadron; School of Mines shut down by Metro St
UNDATED - In area college volleyball action Friday night, November 8, Chadron State proved to much for Black Hills State, as the Yellowjackets fell 3-sets-to-1. The Eagles won the first set 26-24, but BHSU came back to win the second set 25-23. Chadron State would win the third...
November 9, 2019

BHSU women take down Texas A&M-Kingsville
SPEARFISH, S.D. - In their first game of the season, the Black Hills State University women's basketball team downed the TAMU-Kingsville Javelinas 65-34. Alyssia Martinez and Morgan Ham lead the scoring each putting up double digit points with 12 and 10 respectively.Martinez was ...
November 9, 2019

Rush comeback in third to overtake Idaho in shootout
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Trey Phillips and Giovanni Fiore each netted a power play goal in the third period, and Tyler Coulter provided the round seven winner as part of a 3-2 comeback victory for the Rapid City Rush over the Idaho Steelheads. The win keeps the Rush undefeated at home ...
November 9, 2019

Football Championships set after semifinals Friday
UNDATED - The South Dakota High School Football Championships are set after semifinal action Friday night. Pierre continued their dominance with a 57-7 win over Mitchell, sending the Governors on to a rematch with second ranked Brookings in the Class AA championship. Brookings ...
November 8, 2019

Wilson carries South Dakota St. over Peru State 86-58
BROOKINGS, S.D. (AP) — Douglas Wilson registered 13 points and eight rebounds as South Dakota State easily defeated Peru State 86-58 on Thursday night. David Wingett and Matt Dentlinger had 12 points apiece for South Dakota State (2-0). Alex Arians had seven rebounds for t...
November 7, 2019

South Dakota Prep Volleyball Scoreboard for Thursday, November 7
UNDATED - Here is your Thursday Night, November 7, Prep Volleyball Scoreboard: Harrisburg def. Mitchell, 25-9, 25-23, 25-14 Huron def. Pierre, 23-25, 25-21, 25-12, 25-15 Rapid City Central def. Sturgis Brown, 25-6, 25-20, 25-8 Rapid City Stevens def. Spearfish, 25-8, 25-18, 2...
November 7, 2019

Scoopers wrap up regular season with 3-0 set loss to RC Central
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Rapid City Central volleyball wrapped up the regular season with a 3-0 set win over Sturgis Thursday night. The Cobblers celebrated senior night in a big way as they rolled to a 25-6 set one victory. Sturgis played much better in the second set, but Central w...
November 7, 2019

Wyoming High School Activities Association approves softball
CASPER, Wyo. - The Wyoming High School Activities Association has unanimously approved softball as a sanctioned high school sport. The Casper Star-Tribune reports that as a result of Tuesday's vote, the first sanctioned softball season will be played in the spring of 2021. Wyomi...
November 7, 2019

Rapid City Rush roll over Idaho Wednesday night
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Brennan Saulnier registered a four-point night, including his first career ECHL hat trick as the Rapid City Rush defeated the ECHL-best Idaho Steelheads by a 5-1 score on Wednesday night. The win stops the Rush losing streak at three games, and keeps them undef...
November 7, 2019

Defeat on the gridiron leads to questions about a mercy rule
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — A South Dakota high school quarterfinals playoff football game that ended with the undefeated Pierre Governors walloping the winless Spearfish Spartans 103-0 have some people, including a state lawmaker, calling for a mercy rule. Pierre led 42-0 af...
November 6, 2019

Tuesday Night, November 5, Prep Volleyball Scoreboard
UNDATED - South Dakota Regional Prep Volleyball Scores from Tuesday, November 5: Huron def. Brandon Valley, 25-12, 25-18, 25-23 Pierre def. Mitchell, 25-15, 25-21, 25-22 Sioux Falls O'Gorman def. Watertown, 26-24, 25-27, 23-25, 25-15, 15-10 Sioux Falls Roosevelt def. Yankton,...
November 5, 2019

Knee injury ends season for Wyoming quarterback Chambers
LARAMIE, Wyo. - Wyoming quarterback Sean Chambers will miss the rest of the season due to a knee injury. Tyler Vander Waal will take over as the Cowboys' starting quarterback Saturday against No. 21 Boise State. Chambers took a hit to his knee during a 2-yard touchdown run Oct....
November 5, 2019

Monday Night, November 4, Prep Volleyball Scoreboard
UNDATED - South Dakota High School Region Volleyball Scores for Monday, November 4: Brookings def. Harrisburg, 21-25, 22-25, 25-23, 25-14, 15-13 Region 7AFirst RoundLittle Wound def. St. Francis Indian, 25-19, 25-21, 25-13 Pine Ridge def. Todd County, 25-10, 25-15, 25-10 Red ...
November 4, 2019

South Dakota Prep Volleyball Poll for Week of November 4
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Here is the South Dakota media volleyball poll. Teams are listed with first place votes in parenthesis, record, points and previous ranking.   Class AA Rank-School FPV Rcd TP Pvs 1. Watertown (16) 23-1 80 1 ...
November 4, 2019

Yellow Jacket Volleyball Split Final Home Games
SPEARFISH, S.D. - The Black Hills State University teams wrapped up their home games this weekend in a pair of conference games. Splitting the weekend, Regis took Friday winning in three sets while the Yellow Jackets claimed victory over CCU on Saturday winning in five sets. Frid...
November 2, 2019

Mountaineers force five turnovers, score a season high in 42-21 win at Black Hills State
SPEARFISH, S.D. --- The Western Colorado football team racked up a season-high in points while the defense forced numerous turnovers as the Mountaineers defeated Black Hills State 42-21 on Saturday afternoon at Lyle Hare Stadium. Sophomore quarterback Luke Nethercot – playi...
November 2, 2019

Saturday, November 2, College Football Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Saturday, November 2, College Football Scoreboard: Colorado Mines 49, South Dakota School of Mines 28 Augustana 21, Concordia-St. Paul 20 Sioux Falls 47, Upper Iowa 10 Northern State 49, Mary 21 Winona State 41, SMSU 13 Northwestern 38, Briar Cliff 7 ...
November 2, 2019

South Dakota State beats Missouri State 35-14; Western Illinois beats South Dakota
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — Pierre Strong Jr. ran 18 times for 99 yards and a touchdown and completed an 89-yard TD pass to Cade Johnson as South Dakota State beat Missouri State 35-14 on Saturday. Strong made a forward flip to Johnson on a fly sweep and Johnson took it to the...
November 2, 2019

South Dakotan Competes in Xterra World Championship
Kapalua, Maui - Mary Storgaard’s first experience at the Xterra World Championship was in October of 2017, as a spectator.  “My husband, Brian and I ran the Xterra 10k race on Saturday, the day before the championship. We had trouble sleeping that night so decid...
November 1, 2019

Mitchell uses late touchdown to edge Sturgis 35-28
STURGIS, S.D. - The Mitchell Kernels used a late score to just get by Sturgis in the Class 11AA Football Quarterfinals Thursday night. The Scoopers jumped on Mitchell early, scoring a touchdown on their first possession -- a 23-yard touchdown catch by Daylen Rhodes. Mitchell w...
October 31, 2019

Thursday's South Dakota High School Playoff Scoreboard
UNDATED - South Dakota High School Football playoff scores from Thursday, October 31: Class 9AA Quarterfinal Bon Homme 55, Jones County/White River 0 Deuel 44, Baltic 20 Lemmon/McIntosh 46, Hamlin 30 Viborg-Hurley 66, Platte-Geddes 20 Class 9A Quarterfinal Britton-Hecla ...
October 31, 2019

Watson helps leads Stevens past Sturgis in Tuesday night volleyball
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Rapid City Stevens rode Kyah Watson's 14 kills to a 3-1 set victory over Sturgis in Tuesday Night Volleyball. The Raiders won by 10 points in set 1, 25-15. In set 2, the Raiders dominated early and rolled to a 25-9 win. Sturgis would come back in the third se...
October 29, 2019

Tuesday Night, October 29, High School Volleyball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Tuesday Night, October 29, High School Volleyball Scoreboard: Avon def. Bon Homme, 20-25, 25-20, 25-13, 25-16 Bridgewater-Emery def. Centerville, 25-10, 25-10, 25-17 Castlewood def. Flandreau, 25-4, 25-23, 25-14 Chester def. Arlington, 25-13, 25-13, 25-...
October 29, 2019

South Dakota Media Prep Football Poll for Week of October 28
UNDATED - The South Dakota Prep Media football polls for the week of Oct. 28 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 28, 2019

South Dakota Media Prep Volleyball Poll for Week of October 28
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 AA Rank-School FPV Rcd TP Pvs 1. Watertown (14) 22-1 70 1 ...
October 28, 2019

Monday Night, October 28, High School Volleyball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Monday Night, October 28, High School Volleyball Scoreboard: Alcester-Hudson def. Viborg-Hurley, 25-19, 25-12, 25-19 Arlington def. DeSmet, 25-15, 25-21, 25-21 Avon def. Gayville-Volin, 25-23, 25-14, 25-19 Baltic def. Flandreau, 25-10, 25-11, 25-21 Ber...
October 28, 2019

Indiana AD remark on Huskers' lack of respect baffles Frost
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) - Nebraska coach Scott Frost says he doesn't know what prompted Indiana athletic director Fred Glass to tell the Indianapolis newspaper the Cornhuskers' staff doesn't respect the Hoosiers' football program. Glass told the Indianapolis Star after the Hoosiers'...
October 28, 2019

Broncos QB Flacco to miss game with herniated disk in neck
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) - Broncos quarterback Joe Flacco, who ripped Denver's coaches for their play-calling in their last-minute loss at Indianapolis, won't play next week because of a herniated disk in his neck. Coach Vic Fangio said backup Brandon Allen will start Sunday when t...
October 28, 2019

Yellow Jackets Thrill Again Beating Fort Lewis in Five Sets
SPEARFISH, S.D. - The Black Hills State University Volleyball team got a home conference sweep by defeating Fort Lewis in five sets. It is their first weekend sweep since the first weekend of the season. The Jackets victory over the Skyhawks takes them to 8-5 in RMAC play. The Ye...
October 27, 2019

SD School of Mines edges New Mexico Highlands; BHSU Falls to Colorado Mesa
UNDATED - In area college football Saturday, the South Dakota School of Mines Hardrockers picked up a hard fought win. The Mines football team took advantage of a late turnover Saturday to complete a rally and defeat the New Mexico Highlands Cowboys, 8-7. Saturday afternoon on a...
October 27, 2019

State Cross Country 2019 crowns winners Saturday
HURON, S.D. - The 2019 South Dakota high school state cross country meet took place at the Broadland Creek Golf Course on Saturday in Huron. For Class A, Custer won the state championship with its girls, while Sioux Falls Christian won it on the boys side. Hill City won second f...
October 26, 2019

Sioux Falls Washington sweeps both cheer and dance at Class AA competition
ABERDEEN, S.D. - Sioux Falls Washington got the sweep Saturday at the South Dakota Class AA State Dance and Cheer competition. The Warriors won the overall Cheer title and the overall dance title. Washington collected 292.5 points to win the cheer. O'Gorman was second with 288....
October 26, 2019

Sioux Valley wins 13th straight State Cheer title
ABERDEEN, S.D. - The Class A State Cheer and Dance Competition was held Friday in Aberdeen. Sioux Valley won their thirteenth straight over cheer title and Dakota Valley won their tenth overall state dance title. Here are final results: Jazz     Plac...
October 26, 2019

Saturday Night, October 26, High School Volleyball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Saturday night, October 26, High School Volleyball Scoreboard: Colome def. Stanley County, 25-17, 22-25, 25-21, 25-18 Sanborn Central/Woonsocket def. Tripp-Delmont/Armour, 25-16, 21-25, 26-24, 25-20 Wagner def. Parkston, 25-23, 25-22 Winner def. Wagner, 23-25, 26-24...
October 26, 2019

Cofield's late TD run lifts NDSU to 28th straight win, 23-16; SIU beats USD
VERMILLION, S.D. — Javon Williams Jr. ran for 107 yards and a career-high four touchdowns, Avante Cox had 193 yards from scrimmage and three total TDs, and Southern Illinois beat South Dakota 48-28 on Saturday. Williams had all four of his touchdowns in the first half and ...
October 26, 2019

Friday Night, October 25, High School Volleyball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Friday Night, October 25, High School Volleyball Scoreboard: Aberdeen Christian def. Florence/Henry, 25-21, 25-11, 25-19 Aberdeen Roncalli def. Britton-Hecla, 25-9, 25-14, 25-20 Alcester-Hudson def. Canton, 25-17, 25-22, 25-16 Andes Central/Dakota Chris...
October 25, 2019

Scoopers shut out Spearfish, score home playoff game
SPEARFISH, S.D. - Sturgis wrapped up the regular season with a 47-0 shutout over Spearfish -- and in doing so, secured a home playoff game for next week. Sturgis scored first with 4:48 remaining in the first quarter on a 5-yard touchdown run by Daylen Rhodes. After a Spearfish...
October 24, 2019

Thursday Night, October 24, High School Football Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Thursday Night, October 24, High School Football Scoreboard: Belle Fourche 65, Todd County 28 Brandon Valley 28, Rapid City Stevens 7 Brookings 44, Yankton 14 Canton 28, West Central 7 Custer 70, Pine Ridge 6 Dakota Valley 7, Tri-Valley 6 Dell Rapids...
October 24, 2019

Class 11B, 9-man football playoffs results
UNDATED - The first round of the football playoffs in Class 11B and all the 9-man classes were held Thursday night. In Class 11B, St Thomas More will head into the second round as they defeated Elk Point-Jefferson 23-3. The Hot Springs Bison dropped their first round game to B...
October 24, 2019

Thirteenth annual state competition for cheer and dance this weekend
UNDATED - The Aberdeen Central High School is the site for the thirteenth annual state competition for cheer and dance. Competition for Class A will be held on Friday, October 25th, with opening ceremonies beginning at 5:00 p.m.(CT) Class AA competition will begin at 11:00 a.m.(C...
October 23, 2019

South Dakota State embracing hype of College GameDay show
FARGO, N.D. - South Dakota State coach John Stiegelmeier says his team is not shying away from the hoopla that ESPN's popular Saturday morning college football show is bringing to campus. Stiegelmeier tells 740 The Fan in Fargo that the program is embracing College GameDay's pre...
October 23, 2019

Tuesday Night, October 22, High School Volleyball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Tuesday Night, High School Volleyball Scoreboard: Aberdeen Central def. Brookings, 25-15, 25-15, 25-18 Baltic def. Howard, 25-9, 25-5, 25-20 Bowman County, N.D. def. Lemmon, 25-21, 25-22, 25-20 Brandon Valley def. Yankton, 25-19, 25-17, 25-13 Burke def...
October 22, 2019

South Dakota Prep Football Poll for Week of October 21
UNDATED - The South Dakota Prep Media football polls for the week of Oct. 21 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 22, 2019

South Dakota Media High School Volleyball Poll for Week of Octobe 21
UNDATED - Here is the South Dakota Media volleyball poll for the week of Oct. 21, 2019. Teams are listed with first place votes in parenthesis, record, points and previous ranking. Class AA Watertown (15) 16-1 75           1 ...
October 22, 2019

Sturgis sweeps Red Cloud in Monday Night Volleyball action
STURGIS, S.D. - Sturgis Volleyball swept Red Cloud in a Black Hills Conference matchup Monday night. Sturgis won set one 25-8, set two 25-12 and set three 25-15. Makayla Keffeler helped lead Sturgis with 7 kills and one block. Kylie Shaw added 5 kills and Kaylee Whatley scored ...
October 21, 2019

Monday Night, October 21, High School Volleyball Scoreboard
UNDATED - Here is your Monday Night, October 21, High School Volleyball Scoreboard: Colman-Egan def. Hamlin, 25-16, 25-21, 25-20 Ethan def. Avon, 18-25, 25-12, 25-17, 25-21 Faulkton def. Lower Brule, 25-6, 25-6, 25-9 Freeman def. Viborg-Hurley, 25-13, 25-20, 25-12 Highmore-H...
October 21, 2019

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 19, 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 19, 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 19, 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 18, 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 17, 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 17, 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 17, 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 17, 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 17, 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 16, 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 16, 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 15, 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 15, 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 14, 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 13, 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 13, 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 11, 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 11, 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 11, 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 11, 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 10, 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 10, 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 5, 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 5, 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 5, 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 5, 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 4, 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 4, 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 3, 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 3, 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...
May 1, 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...
May 1, 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 28, 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 28, 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 28, 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 28, 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 26, 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 26, 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 26, 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 24, 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 24, 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 24, 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 24, 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 24, 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 24, 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 23, 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 23, 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 22, 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 21, 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 20, 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 20, 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 19, 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 19, 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 19, 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 19, 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 18, 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 17, 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 15, 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 15, 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 11, 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 10, 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 10, 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 10, 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 9, 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 9, 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 8, 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 7, 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 7, 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 6, 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 5, 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 3, 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...
April 1, 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 31, 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 29, 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 28, 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 28, 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 28, 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 28, 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 27, 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 26, 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 26, 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 25, 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 24, 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 23, 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 23, 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 22, 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 20, 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 19, 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 19, 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 17, 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 17, 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 17, 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 16, 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 16, 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 16, 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 15, 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 15, 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 15, 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 15, 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 15, 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 15, 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 12, 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 12, 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 12, 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 10, 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 10, 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 10, 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 10, 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 9, 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 9, 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 8, 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 6, 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 6, 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 4, 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 4, 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 3, 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 2, 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 2, 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...
March 1, 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...
March 1, 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 27, 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 27, 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 27, 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 27, 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 26, 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 26, 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 25, 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 25, 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 24, 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 24, 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 24, 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 24, 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 24, 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 23, 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 23, 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 23, 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 22, 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 22, 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 22, 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 22, 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 21, 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 21, 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 20, 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 20, 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 19, 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 19, 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 18, 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 17, 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 17, 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 17, 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 17, 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 17, 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 16, 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 15, 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 14, 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 13, 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 12, 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 12, 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 11, 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 10, 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 10, 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 10, 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 10, 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 10, 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 9, 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 9, 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 9, 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 9, 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 9, 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 6, 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 6, 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 5, 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 5, 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 4, 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 3, 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 3, 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 3, 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 3, 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 2, 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 2, 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...
February 1, 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...
February 1, 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...
February 1, 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 31, 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 30, 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 30, 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 30, 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 29, 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 29, 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 28, 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 27, 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 27, 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 27, 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 27, 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 27, 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 27, 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 27, 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 27, 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 26, 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 26, 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 25, 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 25, 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 23, 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 23, 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 22, 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 22, 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 20, 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 20, 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 20, 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 20, 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 20, 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 19, 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 19, 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 19, 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 18, 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 18, 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 18, 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 17, 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 16, 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 15, 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 15, 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 15, 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 14, 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 14, 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 13, 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 13, 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 13, 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 12, 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 12, 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 12, 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 12, 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 12, 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 11, 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 11, 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 9, 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 9, 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 9, 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 9, 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 9, 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 9, 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 8, 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 8, 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 7, 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 7, 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 7, 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 7, 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 7, 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 7, 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 6, 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 5, 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 5, 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 5, 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 4, 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 2, 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 2, 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 31, 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 30, 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 29, 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 29, 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 28, 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 28, 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 24, 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 24, 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 24, 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 24, 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 23, 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 22, 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 22, 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 21, 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 21, 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 20, 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 19, 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 19, 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 19, 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 18, 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 17, 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 17, 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 17, 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 17, 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 16, 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 16, 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 16, 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 16, 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 16, 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 16, 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 15, 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 14, 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 14, 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 14, 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 14, 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 14, 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 13, 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 13, 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 13, 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 12, 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 12, 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 12, 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 12, 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 12, 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 11, 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 11, 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 11, 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 9, 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 9, 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 9, 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 9, 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 9, 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 9, 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 8, 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 8, 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 8, 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 8, 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 7, 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 7, 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 5, 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 4, 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 3, 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 3, 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 3, 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 3, 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 3, 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 2, 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 2, 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 2, 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 30, 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 29, 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 29, 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 29, 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 29, 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 29, 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 27, 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 26, 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 26, 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 26, 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 26, 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 23, 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 21, 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 20, 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 20, 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 19, 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 19, 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 19, 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 19, 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 19, 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 18, 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 18, 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 18, 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 18, 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 17, 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 17, 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 17, 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 17, 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 17, 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 16, 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 15, 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 15, 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 15, 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 15, 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 12, 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 12, 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 12, 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 12, 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 11, 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 11, 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 10, 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 9, 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 9, 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 9, 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 9, 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 8, 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 8, 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 7, 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 4, 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 4, 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 4, 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 4, 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 3, 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 3, 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 3, 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 2, 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 2, 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 31, 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 30, 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 30, 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 29, 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 28, 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 28, 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 28, 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 28, 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 28, 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 27, 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 27, 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 27, 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 27, 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 26, 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 26, 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 24, 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 23, 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 23, 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 23, 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 22, 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 21, 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 21, 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 21, 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 21, 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 21, 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 20, 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 20, 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 19, 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 19, 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 19, 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 16, 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 16, 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 14, 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 14, 2018

Yellow Jackets overwhelm Cowboys as Gilmore sets single game rushing record
SPEARFISH, S.D. – Payten Gilm