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SDSU Plays Tough Soccer Schedule

SDSU Plays Tough Soccer Schedule

BROOKINGS, SD… Brock Thompson knows his SDSU soccer team is playing a rugged non conference schedule. But he’s glad Arizona State was willing to make the trip to Brookings for Monday night’s game that the Sun Devils won 2-0. The Jacks have also played Minnesota, Iowa State, Kansas and Creighton and know it helps to get them ready for the…

Jacks lose to Sun Devils 2-0

Jacks lose to Sun Devils 2-0

BROOKINGS, SD…South Dakota State dropped a hard-fought, 2-0 contest to Arizona State Monday night at Fishback Soccer Park. The Jackrabbits (4-4) pressured ASU throughout the contest and put up 10 shots in the game, but only placed two on goal and were unable to break through the Sun Devil defense. Arizona State (3-2) had 12 shots in the game and…

Scoreboard Monday, September 10th

Scoreboard Monday, September 10th

Scoreboard Monday, September 10th Women’s Soccer Arizona State 2, SDSU 0 American League Yankees 7, Twins 2 (9th inning) Girls Tennis Lincoln 7, Brandon Valley 2 Boys Golf Brookings Invite 288-Roosevelt (Even Par) 304-RC Stevens 308-Harrisburg 309-Yankton 312-Lincoln 68-Jack Lundin (RHS) 70-Garrett Everson (RHS) 71-Jack Eggebraaten (RHS) Women’s Golf Midland Invite 346-Mout Marty 352-DWU 358-Northwestern 83-Wynja (NW), Flannery and Skorheim…

Gall Excited To Defend World Championship

Gall Excited To Defend World Championship

TRIPP, SD…IT DIDN’T TAKE LONG FOR TOM GALL TO FALL IN LOVE WITH RACING. Tom Gall, Drag Racer: “I FIRST GOT INTO DRAG RACING BECAUSE OF MY DAD. HE RACED FOR YEARS AND YEARS, AND HE DECIDED YOU KNOW IF YOU’RE SERIOUS ABOUT THIS AND I WAS… WE’LL BUILD YOU A DRAGSTER. IT’S THE SAFETY AND EASIEST WAY TO GO…

Vikes Sign former Jackrabbit Bryan Witzmann

Vikes Sign former Jackrabbit Bryan Witzmann

MINNEAPOLIS, MN… The Minnesota Vikings lost another offensive lineman to injury last Thursday, so Monday they signed former SDSU lineman Bryan Witzmann. The 6-7, 320 pound lineman started 13 games last year for the Chiefs and appeared in 27 games the last 2 seasons. He was undrafted in 2014 and spent time with the Cowboys, Texans and Saints in addition…

Scoreboard Friday, September 7th

Scoreboard Friday, September 7th

Scoreboard Friday, September 7th American League Twins 10, Kansas City 6 Women’s Soccer Creighton 2, USD 1 (OT) *Carpio goal SDSU 1, Northern Iowa 0 *Schulz goal/Smither 6 saves SMSU 4, USF 1 *Miskowiec 3 goals Girls Soccer West Central 10, Groton 0 *Haldeman, Loof 2 goals Women’s Volleyball SDSU 3, UMASS-Lowell 1 *Hennen 22 kills USD 3, Ark-Pine Bluff…

Northern Wins Home Opener behind Trautman

Northern Wins Home Opener behind Trautman

Aberdeen, S.D. – The Wolves came out of the gates quickly in the 2018 home opener, defeating Minot State 42-16 from Swisher Field. The InsuraCrop Ag Bowl wins brings Northern to 1-1 overall on the year and in the North Division. NSU scored early and often with 21 points in just the first 15 minutes of action. Gerald Maxwell tallied…

Briar Cliff Shocks Dakota State in Madison

Briar Cliff Shocks Dakota State in Madison

MADISON, S.D. – Briar Cliff (Iowa) raced to a 21-0 lead after the first quarter Thursday evening in the third annual Ag Bowl game at Trojan Field, earning a 49-20 non-conference victory over Dakota State (S.D.).  It was the first defeat in the annual Ag Bowl game for the Trojans (2-1 record all-time).  DSU, who is ranked No. 25 in…

USF loses to Wayne State in 5 sets

USF loses to Wayne State in 5 sets

SIOUX FALLS— Despite 18 kills from career leader Makenna Rockeman, the University of Sioux Falls Volleyball Team (5-4, 0-1 NSIC) dropped an Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference matchup to No.19 Wayne State (8-1, 1-0 NSIC) in five sets 3-2 (16-25, 25-18, 25-16, 19-25, 11-15) in its home opener at the Stewart Center on Thursday night. Before a large group of students and…

O’Gorman blanks Brookings in volleyball

O'Gorman blanks Brookings in volleyball

SIOUX FALLS, SD… The 3rd-ranked O’Gorman Knights jumped out to a big lead in the first set against Brookings Thursday night before the Bobats rallied to within 24-22. The Knights held on to win 25-22 and went on to sweep Brookings in 3 sets. Emma Ronsiek, Sydney Wambach and Courtney Baruth paced the offense for Emily McCourt. Categories: High School…

Scoreboard Thursday, September 6th

Scoreboard Thursday, September 6th

Scoreboard Thursday, September 6th College Football Northern 42, Minot State 16 *Trautman 16-21-288-4 TD’s Briar Cliff 49, Dakota State 20 *Leighton 2 TD rec’s Women’s Volleyball SMSU 3, Augustana 0 *Reiss 25 kills Wayne State 3, USF 2 *Rockeman 18 kills Midland 3, Mount Marty 0 Women’s Soccer NW Nazarene 2, Northern 1 Girls Soccer O’Gorman 1, Lincoln 0 Boys…

Dosch Expects Senior Leadership from Wolves

Dosch Expects Senior Leadership from Wolves

ABERDEEN, SD…The Northern Wolves were hoping to bounce back from an opening night loss at Bemidji State with a win in their home opener Thursday night against Minot State. And Tom Dosch knows a big part of his team’s success this year will come from the leadership of his 13 seniors. Categories: College Sports, Colleges – Northern State, Sports, Sports…

Leighton Excited to Help Build DSU Program

Leighton Excited to Help Build DSU Program

MADISON, SD… The Dakota State Trojan football program has continued to improve each year and Madison Bulldogs have been proud to contribute to that success. Mason Leighton hopes that continues for his teammates as they attempt to win their 2nd game in 3 starts against Briar Cliff Thursday night. Categories: College Sports, Colleges – Dakota State, Sports, Sports Top Story…

Stadem Won’t Let Warriors Hang Their Heads

Stadem Won't Let Warriors Hang Their Heads

SIOUX FALLS, SD… Washington coach Chad Stadem has turned the page on the President’s Bowl loss to Roosevelt that saw his team’s 35 game winning streak snapped. In fact, he excited they are playing O’Gorman in Dakota Bowl XL Saturday night, knowing that they really need to be re-focused. Categories: High School Sports, Sports, Sports Top Story Tags: Chad Stadem,…