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2017-18 Winter Sports Plays Of The Year

The Best Sights, Sounds & Moments From An Historic Season

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  Despite today’s evidence to the contrary, one of the best winter sports seasons in state history has come to a close. From national to state champions, rivalries and buzzer beaters, there was plenty of action to fire up cold nights.  We look back at some of the best sights, sounds and moments with our annual winter sports…

Scoreboard Sunday, April 8th

Scores For Sunday, April 8, 2018

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  SCOREBOARD FOR SUNDAY, APRIL 8TH, 2018 College Baseball SDSU 13, Fort Wayne 9 (*Phil Velez Walkoff Grand Slam!) Women’s College Tennis Sioux Falls 6, Duluth 3 Youth Hockey U16 Boys’ National Semifinals @ N.J. Team South Dakota 7, Charleston 0

UFC 223 A Pivotal Win For Devin Clark

Sioux Falls Native Scores Win Over Michael Rodriguez

BROOKLYN, NY  —  UFC 223 in Brooklyn last night might have represented a cross road for Sioux Falls native Devin Clark. At 2-2 in the MMA’s highest level, the Brown Bear likely needed a win to stay in the UFC, which is just what he got in his light heavyweight bout against Michael Rodriguez.   Clark took a unanimous decision victory…

Devin Clark Picks Up Win At UFC 223

Native South Dakotan Defeats Michael Rodriguez

BROOKLYN, NY  —  Connor McGregor’s melee and arrest will likely be what UFC 223 in New York is remembered for. However South Dakota native Devin Clark will have a much different and better takeaway. Clark opened the night in a light heavyweight bout against Michael Rodriguez.   Primarily using his wrestling skills, Devin got a unanimous decision victory 29-28, 30-27 and…

Storm Take Out Nebraska

Sioux Falls Improves To 4-1 With 45-37 Win

GRAND ISLAND, NE —   The Sioux Falls Storm move to 4-1 on the season after narrowly evading the Nebraska Danger. The game was a back and forth battle but the Storm would win 45-37.   The first quarter would begin with a quick Sioux Falls Storm touchdown after just one play when Lorenzo Brown found Judd Harrold for a 18-yard…

Cougars Take Twin Bill From Crookston

USF Baseball Wins 3-1 & 7-3

SIOUX FALLS – With timely hitting and stellar bullpen work, the University of Sioux Falls Baseball Team (8-18, 8-8 NSIC) ran its winning streak to four games with a Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference sweep of Minnesota Crookston (12-19, 2-14 NSIC) on a cold Saturday afternoon at the Birdcage. USF took 3-1 and 7-3 decisions to move to 8-8 in league…

UM-Duluth Wins NCAA Hockey Championship

Two Weeks After Regional Title Win At Premier Center, Bulldogs Win National Title 2-1 Over Notre Dame

ST. PAUL, MN  —  Two weeks ago the University of Minnesota-Duluth hockey team, one of the last at large bids into the NCAA Tournament, completed a remarkable West Regional run by winning the championship at the Premier Center in Sioux Falls. Tonight they celebrated again. As National Champions. Karson Kuhlman and Jared Thomas’ first period goals were enough for the…

Stampede Swept In Waterloo

Herd Drop Second Straight 4-1

Waterloo, IA-For the second night in a row the Stampede fell in a two-goal hole and weren’t able to rally back as they fell 4-1 to the Waterloo Black Hawks Saturday night at Young Arena. Waterloo topped Sioux Falls 5-3 on Friday night. It marks just the second time this season the Herd have dropped back-to-back games. The Herd are…

Scoreboard Saturday, April 7th

Scores for Saturday, April 7, 2018

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  SCOREBOARD FOR SATURDAY, APRIL 7TH, 2018 MLB Seattle 11, Twins 4 NHL Wild 5, San Jose 3 (*3rd Period) USHL Waterloo 4, Stampede 1 IFL Storm 45, Nebraska 37 College Baseball SDSU 10, Fort Wayne 0 SDSU 7, Fort Wayne 2 Augustana 3, Mary 0 Augustana 10, Mary 5 Sioux Falls 3, Crookston 1 Sioux Falls…

SDSU Softball Slams USD In Rubber Game

Improved Jackrabbits Win 7-0 To Take Two Of Three From Coyotes

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – South Dakota State took advantage of two big innings to claim a 7-0 victory over South Dakota in Saturday’s series finale at Bowden Field. The Jackrabbits (23-11, 4-2 Summit League) racked up seven hits in the game, led by Brittney Morse’s 2-for-3 effort that included a three-run home run and five RBIs. Abbey Murphy was 2-for-4 with a…

Augustana Sweeps Mary

3rd Ranked Vikings Win 3-0 & 10-5

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – The No. 3 Augustana baseball team (27-2, 14-2 NSIC) swept the Saturday afternoon doubleheader against U-Mary (2-26, 0-18 NSIC) behind solid pitching once again. The Vikings took game one, 3-0, and won game two 10-5. In game one, Augustana picked up its eighth shutout of the season to extend its school record for shutouts in a…

Scoreboard Friday, April 6th

Scores For Friday, April 6, 2018

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  SCOREBOARD FOR FRIDAY, APRIL 6TH, 2018 NBA Timberwolves 113, LA Lakers 96 USHL Waterloo 5, Stampede 3 College Softball SMSU 8, MSU-Moorhead 1 Northern State 3, Sioux Falls 1 SMSU 9, MSU-Moorhead 2 Sioux Falls 13, Northern State 4 Dakota State 7, Viterbo 3 Dakota State 6, Viterbo 3 Presentation 1, Mayville State 0 Women’s College…

Augustana Introduces New Athletic Director Josh Morton

Amid Speculation That Vikings Are Considering Move To Division One

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  — As USD introduced the new leader for their men’s basketball program, Augustana introduced the man who will captain their entire athletic department’s ship, Josh Morton. The Sioux Falls native was formally introduced as the Vikings athletic director this morning.  The son of former Augustana football assistant and NDSU head coach Don Morton, and a former walkon football…

Stampede Fall Short In Waterloo

Herd Fall 5-3

  Waterloo, IA—The Sioux Falls Stampede battled back from an early two-goal deficit, but the Waterloo Black Hawks edged the Herd 5-3 Friday night at Young Arena. The Herd rallied from a 2-0 first period deficit to tie the game, but the Hawks went on to score two more goals of their own to regain the two-goal lead and hung…

Todd Lee Era Begins For Coyote Men’s Basketball

18th Head Coach In USD History Introduced

VERMILLION, S.D.  —  The last time the South Dakota men’s basketball team hired a new coach they were at the bottom of the Summit League. Four years later Todd Lee will look to build on a program that was one win away from the NCAA Tournament last season. USD officially introduced the 18th head coach in Coyote men’s basketball history…