Mark Ovenden

Macy Miller Just Keeps Getting Better!

Macy Miller Just Keeps Getting Better!

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.-For the first time this season and 10th time in her career, South Dakota State’s Macy Miller was named The Summit League Player of the Week Monday. The guard averaged a team-leading 23.0 points, 8.0 rebounds, 3.5 assists and 2.5 steals per game while shooting 58.0 percent from the field and was a perfect eight for eight from…

Slykhuis Makes the Most of Chance to Play for Tea

Slykhuis Makes the Most of Chance to Play for Tea

TEA, SD…Though Carter Slykhuis has shown that he can use his arm effectively…. “Yeah I used to be a quarterback back in middle school. So it’s fun to throw the ball every now and then!” Tea Senior RB/DB Carter Slykhuis says. ….Its his legs that make the Tea running back a threat to score. “I like to be the best…

Scoreboard Monday, November 19th

Scoreboard Monday, November 19th

Scoreboard Monday, November 19th Men’s Basketball Gulf Coast Classic @ Fort Myers, FL Tulane 84, SDSU 80 *Daum 28 points/13 rebounds, Jennings 23 points Bimini Jame-Bahamas USD 58, UMBC 52 *Burch Manning 20 points USF 73, Central Missouri 70 (OT) *Trevon Evans 28 points SMSU 101, Bethany Lutheran 81 *Shafer, Dufault 19 points Categories: KDLT Scoreboard, Sports, Sports Top Story…

State Volleyball Semi-Final Recap as 6 Advance to 3 Championship Matches Saturday

Northwestern, Warner, SF Christian, Miller, Washington and RC Stevens All Advance

SIOUX FALLS, SD… It was semi-final night at the Premier Center in Sioux Falls at the Girls State Volleyball tournament. Northwestern, Warner, SF Christian, Miller, Washington and RC Stevens all advanced to the championship matches Saturday. Northwestern and Warner will have a re-match in the “B” championship in SD’s best rivalry in the sport. The #1 Wildcats got 15 kills from…

Northern, Augie and USF all win in Men’s Hoops Friday

Northern, Augie and USF all win in Men's Hoops Friday

SIOUX FALLS, SD… The Northern Wolves and Augustana Vikings were big winners in the East-West Classic at the Sanford Pentagon. Northern 82, Black Hills State 50 The Wolves took a roaring 45-26 lead in the first half, and continued to tack things on in the second. They held their largest lead of the game, 32-points, with 9:10 left in regulation….

Scoreboard Friday, November 16th

Scoreboard Friday, November 16th

Scoreboard Friday, November 16th H.S. Volleyball South Dakota State Tournaments in SF Class “AA” Semi’s RC Stevens 3, Watertown 1 *Buehner, Schaefer 13 kills Washington 3, O’Gorman 0 *Bartling, Jami 10 kills Consolation Brookings 3, Huron 0 *Weisbeck 12 kills Mitchell 3, Roosevelt 1 *Brewster 17 kills Class “A” Semi’s Miller 3, E-P-J 1 *Fernholz 25 kills SF Christian 3,…

West Sioux Wins Behind Dekkers and Lynott, Boyden Hull/RV Falls in Championship Games

West Sioux Wins Behind Dekkers and Lynott, Boyden Hull/RV Falls in Championship Games

CEDAR FALLS, IA… It was another amazing day for the Fancons of West Sioux at the UNI-Dome in Cedar Falls as they out-scored Dike-New Hartford 52-38 in the 1-A championship game. The Falcons actually trailed 23-10 in the first half before rallying behind QB Hunter Dekkers to take a 24-23 lead early in the 3rd quarter. But 2 quick TD’s…

6 More Advance to Semi’s at State Volleyball Tournament

Chester, Warner, SF Christian, M-C-M, Washington and OG Win Matches Thursday Night

SIOUX FALLS, SD… 6 more teams filled out the field for Friday night’s semi-finals at the State Volleyball Tournament at the Premier Center. Defending champion SF Christian led by Kylie VanEgdom’s 19 kills beat Parker 3-0 and they will face McCook Central/Montrose after the Cougars beat Roncalli 3-1. McKenna Kranz paced the attack with 17 kills and Abigail Van Ruler…

Miller Leads Jacks Past Creighton at Frost

Miller Leads Jacks Past Creighton at Frost

BROOKINGS, SD…The South Dakota State women’s basketball team opened the game on an 11-0 run and never looked back in its 74-48 win over Creighton Thursday night at Frost Arena. The Jackrabbits, 3-1, led 21-15 after the first quarter and then limited Creighton to 12 points total in the second and third quarters. At one point in the third quarter,…

Coyotes Lose at Drake in Women’s Hoops

Coyotes Lose at Drake in Women's Hoops

DES MOINES, Iowa—Drake shot 52.8 percent from the floor and knocked down 10 3-pointers to defeat South Dakota 76-64 in its home opener Thursday night in front of 5,511 fans inside the Knapp Center. The game was a battle between two of the nation’s top mid-majors. Drake (3-0) is the Missouri Valley Conference defending champion with the Bulldogs running through…

Augie Women Beat Dakota State 87-41

Big 3rd Quarter Propels Vikings Past Lady T's

SIOUX FALLS, SD. The Augustana women’s basketball team  improved to 4-0 Thursday night at the Elmen Center with an 87-41 win over Dakota State. The Vikings swarming defense caused numerous steals, especially in the 3rd quarter when the lead swelled to 76-15 after a 27-0 quarter. Abby Hora and Vishe’ Rabb each scored 14 to lead the way for Dave…

State Volleyball Thursday Afternoon Recap

Northwestern, 5 Others Advance to Semi's Friday Night

  SIOUX FALLS, SD… The Girls State Volleyball Tournament got started Thursday afternoon at the Premier Center with 6 first round games in 3 classes. All 3 championships are Saturday. In Class “B” the top-seeded Northwestern Wildcats (36-2) swept Kimball/White Lake as Riley Grandpre had 13 kills and Caitlyn Fischbach 11. They will face Faith in the semi’s after the…

Scoreboard Thursday, November 15th

Scoreboard Thursday, November 15th

Scoreboard Thursday, November 15th Women’s Volleyball Central Plains Region @ Kearney, NE Washburn 3, Northern 2 *Hailey Busch 20 kills/Wolves finish 26-5 Concordia-SP 3, SMSU 2 *Reiss, Young 20 kills/Mustangs finish 23-9 H.S. Volleyball South Dakota State Tournaments  1st Round in Sioux Falls Class AA RC Stevens 3, Brookings 0 *Schaefer 13 kills Watertown 3, Huron 2 *Gloe 18 kills/Niehus…

Jansma’s Late 3 Sinks DWU at the Corn Palace

Jansma's Late 3 Sinks DWU at the Corn Palace

MITCHELL, SD… To say that Dordt won a thriller at the Corn Palace Wednesday night would be a huge understatement. It looked like the Tigers had the game in the bag, leading most of the way by double digits. Ty Hoglund led a very balanced attack with 21 points and Aaron Ahmadu had 17 points and 7 rebounds and all…