Mark Ovenden

Lincoln Leads State Tennis After Day 2 in RC

Lincoln Leads State Tennis After Day 2 in RC

RAPID CITY, SD… After day 2 of the boys state tennis tournament it’s a tight race between Lincoln and Rapid City Stevens. The Patriots, who have won the last 4 state title have 470 points while the Raiders are very close with 439. Mitchell is 3rd with 385 followed by Roosevelt and O’Gorman. All championship matches are Saturday.

Augie Baseball Wins Again at Central Region

Augie Baseball Wins Again at Central Region

MAGNOLIA, Ark. – Senior Jacob Blank struck out the first batter of Friday’s NCAA Central Regional game to set an Augustana record with 210 strikeouts, and even though he did not figure in the decision, he did contribute to a 4-2 win over Emporia State to send the Vikings into Saturday with a perfect 2-0 mark in the tournament. The…

Scoreboard Friday, May 18th

Scoreboard Friday, May 18th

Scoreboard Friday, May 18th Boys State Tennis Day 2 Team Scores  470-Lincoln 439-RC Stevens 385-Mitchell 372.5-Roosevelt 372-O’Gorman Women’s Golf NCAA D-II National @ Houston 3rd Round +3 Indianapolis +27 Barry +28 Nova Southeastern +30 DBU +62 Augustana (10th) 227-Hannah Hankinson (29th) 231-Sierra Langlie (40th) 233-Kali Trautman (45th) American Association Canaries 9, Chicago Dogs 5 *Reynolds 3-run HR M-L-B Milwaukee 8,…

SDSU Softball Season ends in NISC Region Title Game

SDSU Softball Season ends in NISC Region Title Game

GREELEY, Colo. – The Jackrabbit softball program saw its historic season come to an end Friday in the National Invitational Softball Championship regional final, dropping a 7-1 winner-take-all contest to Loyola Marymount after forcing an if-necessary game with a 6-5 victory in the first game of the day against the Lions. South Dakota State finishes the season at 37-18, posting…

Familiar Faces Return to Canaries for Something Special

Familiar Faces Return to Canaries for Something Special

SIOUX FALLS, SD… The Sioux Falls Canaries open the regular season Friday night at SF Stadium against the Chicago Dogs. And they will have many familiar faces back to try and win a championship.  It’s very rare to have so many players return to an independent league team, but Mike Meyer really felt like he’d have a special team if…

Jacks Split Games at NISC, Play for title Friday

Jacks Split Games at NISC, Play for title Friday

GREELEY, Colo. – South Dakota State bounced back from an 8-0 defeat to Loyola Marymount Thursday with a 7-3 victory in an elimination game later that evening to advance to the National Invitational Softball Championship Greeley Regional title game. The Jackrabbits improved to 36-17 on the season and are two wins away from advancing to the NISC Championship Round. Game…

Scoreboard Thursday, May 17th

Scoreboard Thursday, May 17th

Scoreboard Thursday, May 17th Boys State Tennis Day One in Rapid City 300-Lincoln 300-Mitchell 264-RC Stevens 252-Roosevelt 238-O’Gorman College Softball NISC Region in Greeley, CO Loyola Marymount 8, SDSU 0 *Lions 4 HR’s, Flores grand slam SDSU 7, Colorado State 3 *Compton 6 IP-0 hits, Rushing/Janssen 2 RBI’s *Jacks (36-17) must beat Loyola twice Friday College Baseball Central Region in…

Augie Beats Pittsburg State at Central Regional

Augie Beats Pittsburg State at Central Regional

MAGNOLIA, Ark. – The 5th seeded Augustana baseball team (45-8) took down 4th seeded Pittsburg State (33-20) in the first game on the Central Regional in Magnolia, Ark. on Thursday, 9-4. With the win, the Vikings move to the winner’s bracket and guarantee their stay in Arkansas to go to at least Saturday. It was also Augustana’s second NCAA tournament…

Depth makes Lincoln the State Tennis Favorites

Depth makes Lincoln the State Tennis Favorites

RAPID CITY, SD… The boys state tennis tournament started Thursday in Rapid City and the Lincoln Patriots are the clear-cut favorites to make it 5 straight titles. Head coach Tom Krueger  says it’s depth that makes his team so successful and you have to get points from all 6 singles players and 3 doubles teams to win a state tournament.

Scoreboard Wednesday, May 16th

Scoreboard Wednesday, May 16th

Scoreboard Wednesday, May 16th M-L-B Cardinals 7, Twins 5 *Morrison HR, 2 RBI’s College Softball N-I-S-C Regional @ Greeley, CO SDSU 11, Colorado State 1 *Morse 3 RBI’s, Murphy 3 hits, Jacks now 35-16 Women’s Golf D-II Nationals in Houston 1st Round 286-Indianapolis 289-DBU 292-Barry 293-Cal-Baptist 306-Augustana (10th) 75-Kali Trautman (32nd) 77-Hannah Hankinson, Sierra Langlie, Emily Israelson (38th) Men’s Golf…