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Tigers Split At Morningside

DWU Wins Nightcap 10-9 After Dropping Opener 13-5

SIOUX CITY, IA  —  The Dakota Wesleyan Tigers and Morningside Mustangs split an NAIA college baseball doubleheader in Sioux City, Iowa on Sunday afternoon. The Mustangs won the opening game 13-5.  Brandon Oropeza went 2-3 with an RBI while Reed Harter also added a pair of hits. The Tigers salvaged the finale with a 10-9 victory.  Zach Uttecht went 4-4…

Storm Rally For Win At Green Bay

Sioux Falls Wins 56-49 To Improve To 8-0

GREEN BAY, WI  —  One week after a relatively easy 55-33 win over the Green Bay Blizzard in Sioux Falls at the Premier Center, the Storm did not have a case of deja vu in the rematch Saturday night in Green Bay. Down 17-0 after a quarter the Storm rallied to defeat the Blizzard 56-49 to improve to 8-0 on…

Big Opening Inning Propels Sioux Falls Sweep Of Upper Iowa

Cougars Take Twin Bill With 20-2 & 11-1 Wins

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — Using a sizzling display at the plate and two complete game pitching performances, the University of Sioux Falls Baseball Team (16-24, 13-17 NSIC) rebounded from two losses on Saturday by sweeping Upper Iowa (16-22, 12-18 NSIC) in NSIC action on Sunday at the Birdcage. The Cougars recorded season bests in runs and hits in a 20-2…

Oral Roberts Blasts Their Way To Win At SDSU

Homeruns Key 14-5 ORU Win

BROOKINGS, S.D. – Oral Roberts connected for four home runs, including two in a five-run first inning, and went on to defeat South Dakota State, 14-5, in the decisive game of a three-game Summit League baseball series Sunday afternoon at Erv Huether Field. ORU improved to 28-11 and 16-2 in league play, while the Jackrabbits dropped to 16-19 overall and…

Scoreboard Sunday, April 23rd

Scores for Sunday, April 23, 2017

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  SCORES FOR SUNDAY, APRIL 23RD, 2017 MLB Detroit 13, Twins 4 College Baseball Oral Roberts 14, SDSU 5 Sioux Falls 20, Upper Iowa 2 Sioux Falls 11, Upper Iowa 1 Augustana 16, Concordia-St. Paul 7 Augustana 10, Concordia-St. Paul 2 SMSU 3, Mary 2 SMSU 15, Mary 14 Wayne State 1, Northern State 0 Wayne State…

Viking Women’s Tennis Wins 7th Straight NSIC Tournament Title

Augustana Hasn't Lost To An NSIC Foe Since 2009-10

MINNETONKA, Minn. – The Augustana women’s tennis team continued its dominance on the NSIC by winning its seventh consecutive NSIC tournament title on Sunday afternoon in Minnetonka, Minn. The Vikings defeated Winona State 5-0, to improve to 16-5 (11-0 NSIC) on the season and upped their NSIC tournament winning streak to 19 straight matches. “I’m really proud of this team,” head…

Augustana Women’s Golf Captures 8th Straight NSIC Championship

Trautman Wins 2nd Straight Individual Title

MORTON, Minn. – Augustana University women’s golf won its eighth straight Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Championship on Sunday finishing the 54-hole tournament at 39-over-par 903 (304-305-294). The Vikings fired a tournament-low round of 6-over-par 294 as a team on Sunday and won the team title by 52 strokes over second-place Minnesota State, Mankato (+91 955 (323-317-315). Augustana had four players…

Scoreboard Friday, April 21st, 2017

Scores for Friday, April 21, 2017

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — SCOREBOARD FOR FRIDAY, APRIL 21ST, 2017 MLB Twins 6, Detroit 3 NAHL Robertson Cup Playoffs-Central Division Semifinals Game 3 Minnesota 4, Brookings Blizzard 2 (MN Leads Series 2-1) Minot 7, Aberdeen Wings 1 (ABR Leads Series 2-1) College Baseball Oral Roberts 8, SDSU 6 Dordt 2, Doane 0 Dordt 10, Doane 8 Northwestern 4, Mount Marty…

Quarterbacks Air It Out In Coyote Spring Game

USD Opens Season September 2nd At Drake

VERMILLION, S.D.—Sophomore Austin Simmons passed for 171 yards and quarterbacked two touchdown drives in leading Team White to a 21-16 win against Team Red in South Dakota’s Spring Game Friday night inside the DakotaDome.   Nearly 2,000 fans were in attendance to watch the Coyotes’ 15th and final practice of the spring season. The game consisted of two 10-minute quarters,…

Wilderness Freeze The Blizzard In Game 3

Brookings On The Brink Of Elimination After 4-2 Loss

BROOKINGS, S.D.  —  The Minnesota Wilderness scored twice in the third period to defeat the host Brookings Blizzard 4-2 in Game Three of the NAHL’s Robertson Cup Central Division Semifinals on Friday night. Brenden Stanko scored twice for the Blizzard in the second period with assists on each goal from both Nicholas Cardelli and Brandon Kruse.  Minnesota’s Michael Zuffante put…

Oral Roberts Bullpen Holds Of SDSU

Jacks Fall 8-6 In Series Opener

BROOKINGS, S.D. – Five Oral Roberts relievers combined to pitch 7 2/3 scoreless innings for a Golden Eagles squad that opened a three-game Summit League baseball series with an 8-6 victory over South Dakota State Friday afternoon at Erv Huether Field. With the win, the league-leading Golden Eagles improved to 27-10 overall and 15-1 in league play. SDSU dropped to…

SDSU’s Macy Miller Gets Year Of Eligibility Back

Missed Junior Season With Torn ACL

BROOKINGS, S.D.  —  South Dakota State women’s basketball player Macy Miller will officially have two more years to play the Jackrabbits, competing as a junior in 2017-18. The Mitchell native was granted an additional year of eligibility by The Summit League after playing just nine games in 2016-17 due to a season-ending injury. “This is great news for Macy and…

Loaded SDSU Roster Not Complacent This Spring

Spring Game Tomorrow At 10 AM

BROOKINGS, S.D.  — The Jackrabbit football spring game is tomorrow morning at 10 AM at the Dana J. Dykhouse Stadium. Expectations have never been higher for SDSU with most of their Missouri Valley Conference Championship team returning, including their own version of the triplets in quarterback Taryn Christion, receiver Jake Wieneke and tight end Dallas Goedert. And that’s part of…

Coyotes Hope Spring Raises The Bar

USD Football Holds Spring Game Tonight

VERMILLION, S.D.  —  USD takes to the Dakota Dome tonight to conclude spring practice with their annual spring game. It’s the second spring under Bob Nielson, and the Coyotes are confident they’ll be a contender to make the playoffs.  Despite going 4-7 last year, five of their losses were by seven points or less.  Now that they’ve had a full year…

Augustana’s Jacob Blank Is National Pitcher Of The Week

No-Hit Duluth Last Saturday

DALLAS, TX – The National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association (NCBWA) released its National Player/Pitcher of the Week awards Thursday. Augustana junior pitcher Jacob Blank was named National Pitcher of the Week, while Saginaw Valley State freshman outfielder Cole Brooks was named National Hitter of the Week.   Blank was unhittable on the mound on Saturday, April 15. On his way…