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Jacks Beat WIU at Summit League Baseball Tournament

Jacks Beat WIU at Summit League Baseball Tournament

TULSA, Okla. – Korey Kuhlmann led a solid performance by the South Dakota State bullpen with 4 2/3 strong innings to help lead the Jackrabbits to an 8-4 victory over Western Illinois in an elimination game Thursday afternoon at the Summit League Baseball Championship at J.L. Johnson Stadium. Both teams ended the day with 17-31 overall records. Western Illinois was…

Scoreboard Thursday, May 24th

Scoreboard Thursday, May 24th

Scoreboard Thursday, May 24th College Baseball Summit League Tournament (Elimination game in Tulsa, OK) SDSU 8, Western Illinois 4 *Schneider, Kjolsing back to back HR’s American Association Explorers 10, Canaries 4 *Grayson 2-run HR Girls Golf City Tournament Final Round @ Elmwood 1004-O’Gorman (324 today) 1016-Roosevelt (325 today) 1210-Lincoln (387 tody) 1216-Washington (394 today) 243-Natalie Poppens (RHS) *75 today 249-Jenna…

Nilsen’s coach knew this would happen

Nilsen's coach knew this would happen

VERMILLION, SD… The USD track team is in Sacramento, CA for the West Prelims hoping to qualify as many of their 18 athletes for Eugene, OR as possible. One of those will almost certainly be sophomore pole vaulter Chris Nilsen who’s had an amazing spring with a personal best of just under 19′ 3″. While Chris was excited by the…

Barth wants Augie to continue with winning mentality

Barth wants Augie to continue with winning mentality

SIOUX FALLS, SD… The Augustana baseball team left Thursday for the Division II College World Series in Cary, NC. Freshman standout Jordan Barth who was MVP of the NSIC tournament just wants his team to continue with it’s winning mentality when they face Southern New Hampshire Saturday at 2:00 in their first game of the Series which features 2 brackets….

State A Baseball Preview

State A Baseball Preview

SIOUX FALLS, SD… The State “A” High School Baseball tournament is Saturday at Sioux Falls Stadium where the top 4 teams advanced last weekend by winning region championship. Dan Hughes of O’Gorman really likes the new playoff set-up which made it much easier for the best 4 teams to make the state tournament. And Brandon Valley coach Jeremy VanHeel feels…

Ashley Thompson’s courageous finish helps USD

Ashley Thompson's courageous finish helps USD

VERMILLION, SD… The USD track and field team starts competition Thursday in Sacramento in the West prelims with 18 athletes in 21 events. One of those is senior Ashley Thompson who will compete in the triple jump Saturday. It’s a pretty amazing recovery from her hamstring injury during the 400 M hurdles finals in the Summit League championships in Tulsa….

Augie takes confidence to World Series

Augie takes confidence to World Series

GREENSBORO, N.C. – The 2018 ABCA/Rawlings NCAA Division II All-Region teams and Regional Players of the Year were announced for all eight regions on Wednesday and the Augustana baseball team had four student-athletes garner recognition. The teams are voted on by members of the American Baseball Coaches Association and the process is led by the ABCA NCAA Div. II All-America…

Scoreboard Wednesday, May 23rd

Scoreboard Wednesday, May 23rd

Scoreboard Wednesday, May 23rd College Baseball Summit League Tournament in Tulsa, OK Oral Roberts 13, SDSU 8 *Johnson 3 hits, 3 RBI’s, Kjolsing and Wenninger 3 hits American League Detroit 4, Twins 1 American Association Explorers 7, Canaries 3 *HR’s-Henry, Grayson

Big 1st inning leads Explorers past Canaries at Cage

Big 1st inning leads Explorers past Canaries at Cage

SIOUX FALLS, SD… The Sioux Falls Canaries trailed the Sioux City Explorers 6-0 before they even came to bat Tuesday night at SF Stadium. The #9 hitter Dexter McCall capped the outburst with a 2-run double for the X’s. Jim Patterson lasted only 5 innings giving up 10 hits a and 7 runs as the Birds dropped an 8-2 decision…

Scoreboard Tuesday, May 22nd

Scoreboard Tuesday, May 22nd

Scoreboard Tuesday, May 22nd American League Twins 6, Detroit 0 *Dozier 2-run double, 3 RBI’s American Association Explorers 8, Canaries 2 H.S. Baseball Class B Regions 3-B Lennox 3, SF Christian 0 *Brock Anderson 2-hitter West Central 9, Baltic 1 Championship West Central 6, Lennox 2 *Both advance to State B 4-B Redfield 13, Dell Rapids 12 Madison 11, W/WS/SC…