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Augie Wrestlers Beat Northern 36-6

Augie Wrestlers Beat Northern 36-6

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – The Augustana wrestling team (6-2, 1-0 NSIC) started 2018 off on the right foot with a 36-6 victory over Northern State (1-4, 0-1 NSIC) at the Elmen Center on Thursday night. The Vikings started off strong with a pair of bonus point victories, but senior Lane Lettau put an exclamation point on the dual with a…

Garretson Wrestlers Edge Parker

Garretson Wrestlers Edge Parker

  GARRETSON, SD…The garretson Blue Dragons hosted a quad Thursday night with Howard, M-C-M and Parker all in town. In the Garretson-Parker match the Blue Dragons prevailed 42-34.  Jack Konechne (182 lbs.) and Keaton Wagner (22o lbs.) had big pins down the stretch for Garretson.  Freshman Parker Eldeen won with a pin at 152 lbs. for the Pheasants.

Harrisburg, Sioux Valley and Parker win in Boys Hoops

Harrisburg, Sioux Valley and Parker win in Boys Hoops

HARRISBURG and SALEM, SD…It was a busy night in boys hoops Thursday. In the premier match-up The Harrisburg Tigers improved to 5-0 with a 75-54 win over the Yankton Bucks. Matthew Mors scored a game high 23 for the Bucks, but the Tigers pulled away in the second half to improve to 5-0. Brady Van Holland with 17 and Nick…

Bellows Scores Again but USA Loses in Semi’s to Sweden

Bellows Scores Again but USA Loses in Semi's to Sweden

BUFFALO, N.Y. — Canada and Sweden will face off for gold medal at the world junior hockey championship Friday night. “I think it’s the two best teams that are going to meet,” Swedish goaltender Filip Gustavsson said. Gustavsson made 29 saves and Sweden had a three-goal third period to beat the defending champion United States on Thursday in the first…

Total Team Effort for DWU in Big Win over Morningside says Christensen

Total Team Effort for DWU in Big Win over Morningside says Christensen

MITCHELL, S.D. – In a crucial matchup between two Great Plains Athletic Conference top-10 teams, Amber Bray (Anoka, Minn.) led the charge thanks to a career-night that led the No. 6 Dakota Wesleyan University women’s basketball team over No. 6 Morningside College, 82-58 Wednesday night at the Corn Palace in Mitchell. In the opening minutes of the game, Kynedi Cheeseman…

Jacks were Dauminating at NDSU

Jacks were Dauminating at NDSU

FARGO, N.D. — Mike Daum scored 37 points, Reed Tellinghuisen added 22 and the South Dakota State men’s basketball team claimed an 87-80 road win Wednesday evening, taking down North Dakota State in its Summit League opener. SDSU (13-5, 1-0 Summit League) shot over 50 percent for the fourth straight game, hitting 29-of-57 from the field with seven 3-pointers. The…

Gross off to Great Start for SDSU

Gross off to Great Start for SDSU

Nearing the halfway mark of the 2017-18 wrestling season, South Dakota State’s Seth Gross is firmly in the discussion for the Hodge Trophy, which is awarded annually to the most outstanding collegiate wrestler. A junior from Apple Valley, Minnesota, Gross is undefeated so far this season with a 12-0 record. Of his 12 victories, five have been by technical fall…

DWU Sweeps Morningside at Corn Palace

DWU Sweeps Morningside at Corn Palace

MITCHELL, SD… The Corn Palace was rocking Wednesday night when the DWU Tigers hosted Morningside in a big GPAC doubleheader. And Tiger fans had plenty to cheer about. The 9th-ranked women beat #6 Morningside 82-54 as Amber Bray went over the 1,000 point mark in her career with 25 points. She also had 12 rebounds. Ashley Bray had 17 points…

USD Men Improve to 14-4 with win over WIU

USD Men Improve to 14-4 with win over WIU

VERMILLION, S.D. – The South Dakota men’s basketball team held the Summit League’s top team in terms of field goal percentage to just 32.7 percent from the field as the Coyotes topped Western Illinois 62-50 Wednesday inside the Sanford Coyote Sports Center. South Dakota scored its final 12 points at the free throw line, going 12-for-13 from the charity stripe…

Jacks Dominate Omaha behind Guebert

Jacks Dominate Omaha behind Guebert

BROOKINGS, SD…The South Dakota State women’s basketball team made seven 3-point field goals in the third quarter on its way to recording an 89-64 win over Omaha in its The Summit League opener before 1,523 fans at Frost Arena. Junior guard Madison Guebert, who scored a game- and season-high 25 points, led the Jackrabbits, now 11-4 and 1-0. She recorded…

Bellows Stars for Team USA

Bellows Stars for Team USA

BUFFALO, NY…Former Stampede standout Kieffer Bellows showed why he is a future NHL start Tuesday night at the World Junior Hockey Championships. He led Team USA to a quarterfinal win over Russia 4-2 with a pair of goals, giving him 6 for the tournament. Bellows scored the first goal of the game and then broke a 2-2 tie in the…

Scoreboard Wednesday, January 3rd

Scoreboard Wednesday, January 3rd

Scoreboard Wednesday, January 3rd NBA Brooklyn 98, Timberwolves 97 *Butler 30 points Men’s Basketball USD  62, Western Illinois 50 *Mooney 14 points SDSU 87, NDSU 80 *Daum 37 pts./15 reb. DWU 85,  Morningside 75 *Vandeberg 22 points Northwestern 87, Mount Marty 73 *Wedel 27 points Women’s Basketball SDSU 89, Omaha 64 *Guebert 25 points DWU 82, Morningside 58 *Ashley Bray…

Bradley, Coyotes win at NDSU

Bradley, Coyotes win at NDSU

FARGO, N.D.–South Dakota junior guard Jaycee Bradley knocked down five of USD’s 13 3-pointers as the Coyotes defeated North Dakota State 82-67 inside the Scheels Center on Tuesday night. South Dakota (10-5, 2-0 Summit) earned its 750th victory in program history. The Coyotes also defeated North Dakota State (7-8, 0-1) for the ninth time in the last 10 games. Bradley…