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GRIDIRON GREATNESS-Week 6 (10-1-17)

Best Of Prep & College Football!

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  The past week in prep and college football was a bit bizarre. Due to weather issues games were played on Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Saturday! Fortunately Gridiron Greatness is back at its regularly scheduled time to bring you the best from every game!  Click on the video viewer to watch our sixth edition!

Denver Keeps SDSU Winless In Summit Play

Jacks Swept At Frost Arena

BROOKINGS, S.D.  —  The South Dakota State volleyball team lost in three sets to Denver in a Summit League match Sunday afternoon in front of 231 fans at Frost Arena. The Jackrabbits (2-15, 0-4) lost 25-15, 25-20 and 25-10 to the Pioneers (10-5, 2-1). Sophomore Ashlynn Smith led SDSU with nine kills. Senior libero Ellie Benson had a match-high 13…

Coyotes Hold Off Western Illinois To Win Bob Nielson Bowl

USD Is 4-0 After 38-33 At Western Illinois

MACOMB, Ill.—Tenth-ranked South Dakota used four scores from quarterback Chris Streveler to build a 38-6 lead and held on late to secure a 38-33 road win at No. 16 Western Illinois Saturday afternoon at Hanson Field in the conference opener for both teams.   The Coyotes (4-0, 1-0 MVFC) moved to 4-0 for the first time since 2006 and won…

Penguins Push SDSU Around In Valley Opener

Jackrabbits Fall At Youngstown State 19-7

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Youngstown State’s Tevin McCaster paced a ball-control offense with 183 rushing yards and a touchdown on 35 carries to lead the Penguins to a 19-7 victory over fourth-ranked South Dakota State in the Missouri Valley Football Conference opener for both teams Saturday night at Stambaugh Stadium. The Penguins, ranked fifth in the FCS coaches’ poll and sixth…

Mickey & Cougars Outlast Southwest Minnesota State

USF Is 5-0 After 24-10 Win In Marshall

MARSHALL, Minn. – The #5/7 University of Sioux Falls Football Team (5-0, 1-0 NSIC South), led by 212 yards rushing and two TDs from senior All-American running back Max Mickey and another shutdown defensive effort, picked up a fifth straight win to open the season in a 24-10 NSIC decision over Southwest Minnesota State (2-3, 0-1 NSIC South) on Saturday…

Truen & Wolves Run Past Moorhead

Northern Wins On Gypsy Days 28-20

Aberdeen, S.D. – The Northern State University football team came away with a 28-20 victory in the 102nd Gypsy Days game over Minnesota State University Moorhead. With the win, the Wolves improve to 2-3 overall and 1-0 in NSIC North Division play.   The Wolves scored first on their first possession of the game, as Nicholas Truen rushed for his…

Tigers Throttle Midland

Turner Leads Dakota Wesleyan In 55-21 Rout

MITCHELL, S.D. – In front of over 3,500 people, the No. 25 Dakota Wesleyan University football team scored early and often as they ran away from the No. 24 Midland University Warriors in a Great Plains Athletic Conference matchup, 55-21 on Blue and White Days Saturday at Joe Quintal Field in Mitchell, S.D.   In the Tigers’ (4-2, 2-0 GPAC)…

STATE SOCCER: Tea Boys & West Central Girls Head To Championship

Semifinal Saturday In Class A

SIOUX FALLS & TEA, S.D.  —   The State A Soccer Championships are set. Defending girls champion West Central returns to the title game after a 2-0 win over Vermillion in semifinal play Saturday in Sioux Falls.  They’ll face St. Thomas More who knocked off Tea 2-1 in double overtime. On the boy’s side the Tea Titans rolled to a 4-0…

Wayne State Picks Off Augustana

Seven Interceptions Doom Vikings In 16-13 Loss

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Redshirt freshman Ryan Bradberry posted a career-high 144 yards rushing and Augustana outgained Wayne State 436 to 222, but the Wildcats won the turnover battle, and used that to their advantage in a 16-13 win over the Vikings on Saturday at Kirkeby-Over Stadium.   The loss drops the Vikings to 2-3, while the Wildcats improve to…

Scoreboard Friday, September 29th

Scoreboard Friday, September 29th

Scoreboard Friday, September 29th American League Twins 6, Detroit 3 High School Football South Dakota Aberdeen Central 16, Rapid City Central 6 Aberdeen Roncalli 14, Sisseton 0 Alcester-Hudson 72, Gayville-Volin 19 Avon 42, Burke/South Central 22 Baltic 42, Canistota/Freeman 28 Brandon Valley 30, Rapid City Stevens 14 Bridgewater-Emery/Ethan 34, Canton 7 Britton-Hecla 58, Florence/Henry 8 Castlewood 34, Arlington/Lake Preston 30…

FOOTBALL FRIDAY-Week 7 (9-29-17)

The Final Football Friday of September!

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  September is wrapping up and the playoffs are right around the corner in prep football!  Check out September’s final edition of #FootballFriday with highlights and scores from around the region featuring 8 games: -Roosevelt @ O’Gorman -Yankton @ Lincoln -Watertown @ Harrisburg -Dell Rapids @ Tea -Sioux Valley @ McCook Central/Montrose -West Central @ Tri-Valley -Canton…

Coleman Reflects On Wild Second Big League Season

Sioux Falls Native Played For San Diego Last Season

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  — Dusty Coleman was a regular star on Football Friday back in his days at O’Gorman. These days he’s happy to have gotten another shot at Major League Baseball with the San Diego Padres. Coleman is back in Sioux Falls after completing his season with the San Diego Padres and their Triple-A affiliate in El Paso.  After a…

Jacks Open Valley Play With Top Ten Showdown

4th Ranked SDSU at 6th Ranked Youngstown Saturday

BROOKINGS, S.D.  —  4th ranked South Dakota State has a top ten showdown at 6th ranked Youngstown State Saturday night at 7. The Jacks have been pretty good against Bo Pelini’s Penguins, beating the former Nebraska coach in each of their two head to head meetings and are 8-1 overall against Youngstown since joining the Valley in 2009. But after losing…

USD’s Nielson Set To Return To Old Stomping Grounds

Coyotes Visit Western Illinois Saturday at 3

VERMILLION, S.D.  —  The Missouri Valley opener for Bob Nielson’s 10th ranked Coyotes will take him back to his old stomping grounds at 16th ranked Western Illinois on Saturday at  3 PM. Nielson coached the Leathernecks from 2013 through 2015-leading them to the playoffs in his final year before leaving for Vermillion.  He lost his first meeting with his old…