High School Sports

Marshall Boys, O’Gorman Girls both Victorious

Marshall Boys, O'Gorman Girls both Victorious

Trey Lance had a big night for the Marshall boys as they won for the 13th straight time 58-52 over Roosevelt. The 4th-ranked team in Minnesota AAA is now 22-3 for the season. In Harrisburg, the O’Gorman Knights won the battle of 13-5 teams with a 44-35 win over the 5th-ranked Tigers. Kent Kolsrud’s OG team is ranked 4th this…

Chamberlain’s Hutmacher Making a Big Impression!

Chamberlain's Hutmacher Making a Big Impression!

Amongst Chamberlain’s Cubs, there’s a “Polar Bear”. “I’m just big! Big guy, have some blonde hair, so it just kinda started to happen I guess! I’ve always been either the tallest or one of the tallest or biggest kid in my class.” Chamberlain Sophomore Nash Hutmacher says. His name is Nash Hutmacher. Watch him wrestle and it’s easy to figure…

West Sioux’s Allard Already Eyeing Third Straight State Wrestling Title

Claimed 113 Pound State A Title Last Night

DES MOINES, S.D.  —  Next week will see South Dakota crown it’s prep wrestling champions, something Iowa did last night with a couple of Northwestern Iowa standouts bringing home championships. In Class 1A at 113 pounds it was West Sioux’s Adam Allard beating Logan-Magnolia’s Briar Reisz 9-2 for the state title.  It’s Allard’s second consecutive title after claiming the 106…

Watertown Grapplers Claim Region 1A Championship

State Meet Next Week In Sioux Falls

DELL RAPIDS, S.D.  —  The Watertown Arrows claimed the Region 1A Wrestling Championship on Saturday afternoon in Dell Rapids in advance of next week’s combined State A & B Tournament at the Denny Sanford Premier Center in Sioux Falls. Click on the video viewer for highlights!  Team standings are below. H.S. WRESTLING Region 1A Tournament Team Standings 1.  Watertown (207.5)…

Canistota beats Irene/Wakonda in OT

Canistota beats Irene/Wakonda in OT

CANISTOTA, SD… It’s been quite a week for the Eagles of Irene/Wakonda schedule-wise. They lost a great game Tuesday night in nIrene to top-ranked Bridgewater/Emery and Thursday night they traveled to Canistota for a battle between 2 of the best bteam in Class “B”. Tre King’s team came even closer this time, forcing the hometown Hawks to overtime. But Canistota…

Likness Retires as Yankton Football Coach

Likness Retires as Yankton Football Coach

YANKTON, SD… Arlin Likness has decided to take early retirement and will no longer coach the Yankton Bucks football team. He finished up a Hall of Fame career with 261 wins and just 101 losses. He won 3 state titles at Hamlin before moving to Yankton in 1999. The Bucks won 4 more state championships under Likness and also had…

Lincoln and Lennox Get Wins in Girls Hoops Tuesday

Lincoln and Lennox Get Wins in Girls Hoops Tuesday

The Lincoln Patriots girls showed why they have moved up to the #2 spot in the Class “AA” rankings Tuesday night. They defeated Washington 69-54 on the Warriors home floor. Morgan Hansen led the way with 23 points and 14 rebounds as the pats improved to 14-3. And in a great Class “A” matchup in Hartford, Lennox went to OT…

West Lyon Edges West Sioux in Boys Hoops

West Lyon Edges West Sioux in Boys Hoops

ORANGE CITY, IA…In a Class 2-A play-in game two football powerhouses met on the basketball floor Monday night in Orange City. Jake Lynott who is headed for a college football career at Augustana, led the Falcons with 21 points in a great game that went back and forth in the 4th quarter. He hit a runner to tie the game…

More Honors for Derick Peters

More Honors for Derick Peters

West Central senior Derick Peters has had a decorated high school cross country career. And he’s ended it with a bang after being named the Gatorade Cross Country Runner of the Year for the 2nd straight season. Peters won the State “A” title by almost a minute, finished 2nd in the NIKE Heartland Regional race in November at Yankton Trails…

Brookings Rangers & Sioux Falls Flyer Fight To A Draw

Boys' Hockey Powers Tie At 2-2 At IcePlex

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  One week after the Sioux Falls Flyers rallied from two goals down to win 3-2 at the arch rival Brookings Rangers, their rematch in Sioux Falls was just as hotly and closely contested. Brookings tallied a late third period goal and the two South Dakota boys’ hockey powers would finish in a 2-2 tie at the…

Watertown’s Myah Morris Ascends To State AA All-Around Gymnastics Champion

Runner-Up Last Year Takes Crown

WATERTOWN, S.D.  —  As a 7th grader, Watertown’s Myah Morris was the State AA Gymnastics All-Around runner-up in 2017. One year older and later, she took the crown for herself. Morris won three of the four events at Saturday’s State AA Gymnastics Individual Competition in her home Watertown gym, securing her first All-Around championship. Click on the video viewer for…

Deuel’s Morgan Kwasniewski Wins State A All-Around Gymnastics Title

Madison's Jenni Giles Wins Final Event On Balance Beam

WATERTOWN, S.D.  —  A day after the Deuel Cardinals dethroned four-time defending State A Champion Madison to win the team championship, a change of the guard in South Dakota gymnastics continued during the individual competition on Saturday afternoon in Watertown. Deuel’s Morgan Kwasniewski won three of the four events to capture the State A All-Around gymnastics championship, dethroning Madison senior…

Lincoln & Stevens Split Thrilling Hoops Doubleheader In Rapid City

Patriot Girls Win 55-54 While Raider Boys Edge Lincoln 64-63

RAPID CITY, S.D.  —  A doubleheader between a couple of AA basketball’s championship contenders did not disappoint. The 3rd ranked Lincoln girls rallied from five down in the fourth quarter to defeat 2nd ranked Rapid City Stevens 55-54.  Following that in the boys’ game the top-ranked Raiders flipped the script, overcoming an 11 point deficit to defeat the 4th ranked…