Zach Borg

C.J. Ham Hoping Minnesota Vikings Call His Number At Fullback

Augie Alum Begins 2nd Season With Minnesota

MANKATO, MN  —  Wearing the number 28, C.J. Ham had an outstanding career for the Augustana Vikings that earned him a shot with the Minnesota Vikings. The number 28 is available again this year but C.J. is more focused on something else that’s open. The starting fullback job. “I’ve been here for a year, I’m confident in my ability, and…

Ham & Cook With Plenty To Prove As Camp Opens

Rookies & First Year Players Begin Camp

  MANKATO, MN —  Football season is underway because, for the 52nd straight year, the Minnesota Vikings have begun training camp in Mankato. Of course this is the final time they will be doing it on the campus of Minnesota State, and this has been a place that has been pretty good to Augustana’s C.J. Ham.  He had some good…

Vikings Begin 2017 Training Camp

Zach Borg Reports From The Start Of The 52nd Camp In Mankato

MANKATO, MN  —  For the 52nd straight year and final time in Mankato, football season is underway! The Minnesota Vikings have begun their training camp though it’s a bit different than the last 51 versions because this year only rookies and players who have yet to accrue a full season of NFL experience had to report for the opening day…

Vikings Report To Mankato For Training Camp

Rookies Check In For First Practice Tomorrow

MANKATO, MN  —  Football is back. Almost. The Minnesota Vikings are in Mankato set to begin training camp tomorrow.  The Vikings began checking in today for the 52nd and final training camp in Mankato on Sunday afternoon.  It’s a bit of a different setup this year as select players, rookies and others who have yet to accrue a full year…

Zenner Thinks Former Teammates Goedert & Wieneke Can Join Him In NFL

Seniors Begin Final Season At SDSU

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  College football begins locally on Tuesday as South Dakota State begins practice.  A pair of Jackrabbit senior stars could well find themselves in NFL training camps this time next year. The dynamic receiving duo of Jake Wieneke and Dallas Goedert is on NFL draft radars heading into their final seasons at State.  Wieneke has been one of…

STATE B-Vermillion Breezes Past Spearfish & Into Championship

Post 1 Remains Unbeaten With 10-0 Win

WINNER, S.D.  —  One night after they needed a steal of home plate to beat Dell Rapids, Vermillion Post 1 resumed their hard hitting ways at the State B Legion Baseball Tournament in Winner.  In a battle of the only remaining unbeatens in the tournament, Vermillion blanked Spearfish 10-0 to clinch a spot in Tuesday’s championship game. Vermillion will face…

Wild Day Of Walkoffs Highlighted By Akron Westfield’s Quarterfinal Rally

Westerners Beat Lisbon 5-4 In Iowa State Tournament

DES MOINES, IA  —  Yesterday proved to be one of the best days of the summer baseball season with walkoff wins for Sioux Falls East in their Legion State A Tournament Wildcard game and Cole Anderson stealing home to deliver a State B Tournament win for Vermillion over Dell Rapids in Winner. And in Des Moines another memorable moment was…

Gold Belted By Bancroft

Sioux Falls Drops Matinee 6-0

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – The Sioux Falls GOLD batters couldn’t solve the puzzle that was the Bancroft Bandits starting pitcher on Sunday afternoon, falling to the Bandits 6-0. The GOLD fell to the Bandits 6-0 and dropped into a tie for third place in the Pioneer League with the Bandits with both teams sporting a 13-14 record.   Bancroft’s Jacob…

Scoreboard Sunday, July 23rd

Scores for Sunday, July 23, 2017

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  SCOREBOARD FOR SUNDAY, JULY 23RD, 2017 MLB Detroit 9, Twins 5 American Association Canaries 5, Texas 2 Pioneer Collegiate League Bancroft 6, Gold 0 Legion Baseball State B Tournament @ Winner Miner/McCook 8, Dell Rapids 4 (*Dell Rapids Eliminated) Winner/Colome 10, Platte-Geddes 5 (*Platte-Geddes Eliminated) Vermillion 10, Spearfish 0

Sioux Falls Little League Advances To Championship Of District

Defeat Rapid City 17-7

RAPID CITY, S.D.  —  It took a long time for Sioux Falls to get a Little League program eligible to play in postseason and compete for the right to play in the Little League World Series. This weekend’s South Dakota/North Dakota District Tournament is proving it was worth the wait. An eight run first inning helped the Sioux Falls team…

STATE B-Cole Anderson & Vermillion Steal Home & Win From Dell Rapids

Steal Of Home Gives Vermillion 3-2 Win

WINNER, S.D.  —  For the second straight day, Vermillion’s Cole Anderson stole home. It was a tad more dramatic today. Anderson stole home in the 9th inning to give Vermillion a 3-2 walkoff win over Dell Rapids in the State B Legion Baseball Tournament in Winner on Saturday evening.  Anderson stole home during the team’s 13-2 win over Groton on…

Consistency Key To Zenner On Eve Of 3rd NFL Season

Begins Training Camp With Lions July 29th

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  Though most NFL training camps, including the Detroit Lions, begin on Monday for rookies and a select few players, SDSU alum Zach Zenner has the benefit of being a veteran who doesn’t have to report till the 29th. Zenner certainly seems to be entrenched with Detroit heading into his third season.  In his second season, the…

Scoreboard Saturday, July 22nd

Scores for Saturday, July 22, 2017

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  SCOREBOARD FOR SATURDAY, JULY 22ND, 2017 MLB Twins 6, Detroit 5 American Association Canaries 10, Texas 4 Pioneer Collegiate League Gold 9, Bancroft 7 Bancroft 8, Gold 6 Legion Baseball State B Tournament @ Winner Platte-Geddes 12, Groton 4 (*Groton Eliminated) Miner/McCook 6, Milbank 1 (*Milbank Eliminated) Vermillion 3, Dell Rapids 2 (*Final in 9 Innings)…

STATE B-Dell Rapids Downs Platte-Geddes In Extras

Survive Rally To Win 6-4

WINNER, S.D.  —  Despite losing a 4-0 lead, Dell Rapids scored twice in the 10th inning and hung to beat Platte-Geddes 6-4 to begin the State B Legion Baseball Tournament in Winner on Friday night.  Click on the video viewer for highlights! Dell Rapids will face Vermillion, who defeated Groton earlier in the day 13-2, tomorrow at 5 PM.  Platte-Geddes…

Scoreboard Friday, July 21st

Scores For Friday, July 21, 2017

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  SCOREBOARD FOR FRIDAY, JULY 21ST, 2017 MLB Detroit 6, Twins 3 American Association Canaries 9, Texas 6 Pioneer Collegiate League Gold @ Carroll (*PPD) Legion Baseball State B Tournament @ Winner Vermillion 13, Groton 2 Spearfish 4, Milbank 1 Dell Rapids 6, Platte-Geddes 4 (*Final in 10 Innings) Winner/Colome 5, Miner/McCook 3   Region 1A Championship…