Author: Nicole Griffith

Posada Party Continues After Church Fire

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — The Posada continued without problem in the gymnasium next to the Our Lady of Guadalupe church. It’s a celebration of Mary and Joseph’s journey to Bethlehem that includes music and food. The night began with mass and rosary followed by a party. Each night a different family hosts the event. Thursday was the Arango’s turn. They say…

City Council Passes Police Labor Agreement 6-2

  SIOUX FALLS, S.D. —  After months of contract negotiations between the city and the Fraternal Order of Police a labor agreement was passed by city council Tuesday. Council members voted 6 to 2 in favor of the contract. It includes a 2.5% raise for 2019 and a 3% raise in 2020. Those on the FOP negotiation team say they wanted…

HIGHLIGHTS: Augie Men and Women Victorious Against Bemidji St

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — Following an impressive performance on Saturday, the Augustana men’s basketball team carried their momentum into Sunday with a 74-60 win over Bemidji State. The Vikings pushed their win streak to four games and jumped into second place in the NSIC South. Augustana moves to 7-4 (4-1 NSIC) and Bemidji State drops to 4-5 (1-4 NSIC). Augustana head…

Jackrabbits Rally to Down Oregon St.

  CORVALLIS, Ore. – South Dakota State won six of the last seven bouts, including the final three, to post a 19-17 come-from-behind victory over Oregon State in a college wrestling dual Sunday afternoon at Gill Coliseum. The Jackrabbits picked up their first dual win under head coach Damion Hahn, improving to 1-3 overall. Oregon State dropped to 1-1. Trailing…

NAIA CFB: Morningside Snags National Title 35-28

DAYTONA, F.L. —  Apropos. The Webster Dictionary meaning states simply “very appropriate to a particular situation.” That couldn’t have been more outlined than a 16-yard touchdown pass that sent the top-ranked team in the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics to the top of the national mountain Saturday, Dec. 15. The two individuals on the front and back end had done…

GIRLS PENTAGON CLASSIC: O’Gorman Falls to Hopkins and #1 Recruit

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. —  In high school basketball the Girls Pentagon Classic featured 10 games Saturday. One of them between #1 O’Gorman and #1 Hopkins, MN. Click on the video viewer for highlights! Categories: High School Sports, Sports, Sports Top Story Tags: Girls’ High School Basketball, hopkins, Hopkins Royals, O’Gorman, O’Gorman Knights, Pentagon Classic

HIGHLIGHTS: Stampede Sweep Away Green Bay Gamblers

Sioux Falls, SD—On ugly sweater night there was nothing ugly about the Stampede’s play as the Herd scored six times in a 6-1 rout of the Green Bay Gamblers before 6,125 at the PREMIER Center. The win completed the weekend sweep of the Gamblers and gave the Stampede a perfect 3-0-0 record during their three-game weekend homestand. The Herd have…

HIGHLIGHTS: Yotes Knock Off #22 Mizzou on the Road

COLUMBIA, Mo.—South Dakota women’s basketball takes home its second AP Top 25 victory of the season after knocking off No. 22/24 Missouri 74-61 inside Mizzou Arena on Saturday afternoon.   The Coyotes (10-1) entered the year 0-5 all-time against teams ranked in the AP Top 25, but now boast two AP Top 25 victories in a single season. South Dakota…

HIGHLIGHTS: DWU Women Suffer 1st Loss, Men Win by 49

MITCHELL, S.D. – Despite getting out to an early 23-16 lead, the No. 1 Dakota Wesleyan University women’s basketball team dropped its’ first game of the season to No. 3 Concordia University, 82-68 Saturday at the Corn Palace in Mitchell.   Senior guard Rylie Osthus (De Smet, S.D.) opened up the game with a pair of jump shots for DWU…

HIGHLIGHTS: Augie Men and Women Top Crookston at SF Arena

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — Starting off a two-game NSIC home series, the Augustana men’s basketball team made a statement on Saturday afternoon at the Sioux Falls Arena. The Vikings locked in a pair of career performances and shot 62% in the second half for a 91-76 win over Minnesota Crookston. Augustana, who pushed their win streak to three games, moves to…

FCS Semifinal: NDSU Runs Away and Ends Jacks Season 44-21

FARGO, N.D. — KDLT’s Zach Borg was in Fargo for the FCS Semifinals between SDSU and NDSU. Hear from players and coaches after SDSU’s season comes to a heartbreaking end in the hands of NDSU. Categories: College Sports, Colleges – South Dakota State, Sports, Sports Top Story Tags: College Football, FCS Semifinals, NDSU Football, SDSU Football, SDSU Jackrabbits