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Northwestern Red Raiders Motivated and Ready For NAIA Playoffs

Northwestern Red Raiders Motivated and Ready For NAIA Playoffs

ORANGE CITY, IA…”Last year we weren’t expecting to lose. I feel this year, we’re going to take it more seriously,” said Northwestern quarterback Tyson Kooima. The Red Raiders are wiser and more aware of the fate that could await them in the NAIA playoffs this year. Last years first-round 14-6 loss to Dickinson State still haunts this team, but now…

Scoreboard Thursday, November 21st

Scoreboard Thursday, November 21st

Scoreboard Thursday, November 21st Girls State Volleyball 1st Round in Rapid City Class “AA” Watertown 3, Harrisburg 0 *Heesch 13 kills, Arrows 26-2 Washington 3, Roosevelt 1 *Schetnan 13 kills Huron 3, Lincoln 2 *Schiltz 14 kills O’Gorman 3, RC Stevens 0 *Ronsiek 23 kills Class “A” Miller 3, EPJ 0 *Fernholz 27 kills! Rustlers 33-2 SF Christian 3, Winner…

USF Hits Century mark Against SMSU As Cougars Stay Unbeaten

USF Hits Century mark Against SMSU As Cougars Stay Unbeaten

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – The Southwest Minnesota State women’s basketball team (3-1, 0-1 NSIC) started off hot in the first half in the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference season opener on Wednesday night, before the NSIC’s South Division preseason favorite, Sioux Falls (4-0, 1-0 NSIC) pushed past the Mustangs, shooting over 50 percent, to claim a 100-77 victory. SMSU was led in…

Dordt Sweeps Rival Northwestern at Home

Dordt Sweeps Rival Northwestern at Home

SIOUX CENTER, IA… It was a great night for the Dordt Defenders on their home floor Wednesday night. The Men pulled away from their arch rival Northwestern for an 86-68 win as Garrett Franken scored 24 points to lead the way for the Defenders. In the women’s game the home team pulled away in the 4th quarter after trailing at…

Mount Marty Men Roll, Women Edged at Briar Cliff

Mount Marty Men Roll, Women Edged at Briar Cliff

SIOUX CITY, IA… The Mount Marty men rolled past Briar Cliff for their 8th win in 10 starts 110-96. Chris King led the way with 26 points and Colby Johnson had 25. The women lost a close battle with the Chargers 79-72. Categories: College Sports, Colleges – Mount Marty, Sports, Sports Top Story Tags: Briar Cliff Chargers, Men’s Basketball, Mount…

USD Volleyball Team Excited For Summit League Tourney in Denver

USD Volleyball Team Excited For Summit League Tourney in Denver

VERMILLION, SD… The USD volleyball team is headed for the Summit League tournament in Denver after going unbeaten during the conference schedule including a win on the Pioneers home floor. They also won the post season tournament at Denver last year. Needless to say they will take plenty of confidence into the tournament and are excited knowing that they are…

Dosch Out as Head Football Coach at Northern

Dosch Out as Head Football Coach at Northern

Aberdeen, S.D. – Northern State University Director of Athletics, Josh Moon announced today that head football coach Tom Dosch has been relieved of his duties. A national search for a new coach for the Wolves will begin immediately. “We want to thank Tom for his contributions to Wolves football and NSU over the past 10 years,” noted Moon. “Tom built…

Augie’s Olszewski Honored by NSIC For Second Time

Augie's Olszewski Honored by NSIC For Second Time

BURNSVILLE, Minn. – Augustana head football coach Jerry Olszewski is the NSIC Coach of the Year after guiding the Vikings to a 9-2 regular-season record the league announced Wednesday. In the same release, four Vikings earned NSIC South Division All-Conference First Team honors while four others earned second-team accolades. Olszewski, in his seventh season with Augustana, earns the league’s top…

USF Women’s BB Team Has High Hopes

USF Women's BB Team Has High Hopes

SIOUX FALLS, SD… The USF women’s basketball team returns 6 seniors which makes them one of the automatic choices to win the NSIC. Especially when they have the pre-season Player of the Year in Kaely Hummel and get back Jacy Huinker from injury, who can give them a double-double almost every night. They started their season a little later than…

Scoreboard Wednesday, November 20th

Scoreboard Wednesday, November 20th

Scoreboard Wednesday, November 20th NBA Utah 103, Timberwolves 95 *Wiggins 22 points G-League Salt Lake City 111, Skyforce 99 *Macon 29 points Women’s Basketball USF 100, SMSU 77 *Hummel 23, Goodhope 22 points Dordt 92, Northwestern 84 *Gustafson, Feenstra 23 points Briar Cliff 79, Mount Marty 72 Jamestown 71, D.W.U. 69 *Cheeseman 31 points Men’s Basketball Dordt 86, Northwestern 68…

Freidel, Dentlinger, Key Lead Jackrabbits Past N. Alabama at Frost

Freidel, Dentlinger, Key Lead Jackrabbits Past N. Alabama at Frost

BROOKINGS, SD…South Dakota State men’s basketball came out victorious in a closely-contested matchup Tuesday night, defeating North Alabama 78-73 at Frost Arena. Down one at halftime, the Jackrabbits (4-2) shot 63.2 percent in the second half to surge ahead down the stretch. Additionally, SDSU turned in a plus-16 effort at the charity stripe, burying 25-of-33 at the line. Matt Dentlinger…

Augie Women Beat Midland 64-56 as Sees, Hora Lead Way

Augie Women Beat Midland 64-56 as Sees, Hora Lead Way

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — In its home opener, the Augustana women’s basketball team defeated Midland 64-56 Tuesday night inside the Elmen Center. With the win, the Vikings move to 2-0 on the season while Midland, who played the game as an exhibition, remains at 3-4. For the second-straight game, the Vikings jumped out to a fast start, leading 13-5 after a Camryn…

USF Women Beat Emporia as Hummel Scores 19 to Lead Way

USF Women Beat Emporia as Hummel Scores 19 to Lead Way

SIOUX FALLS —  Stellar efforts from three seniors – Jacey Huinker, Kaely Hummel and Maria Szymanski – lead the University of Sioux Falls Women’s Basketball Team (3-0) to a nonconference regional win over Emporia State (3-2) on Tuesday at the Stewart Center. In a matchup of two teams which received votes in the WBCA National Poll released earlier today, the Cougars outshot the Hornets, 51.9…

Barkus Likes His Tourney-Bound Augie Soccer Team

Barkus Likes His Tourney-Bound Augie Soccer Team

SIOUX FALLS, SD… The Augustana soccer team goes after it’s 16th win of the season Friday afternoon in Mankato when they play Central Oklahoma. The Vikings won 14 games during the regular season and advanced to the NSIC semi’s with a win over SMSU. Head coach Brandon Barkus likes his team as they advance to the NCAA D-II tournament. “We’re…

Cirillo Resigns as Volleyball Coach at SDSU

Cirillo Resigns as Volleyball Coach at SDSU

BROOKINGS, SD… Nicole Cirillo has resigned as volley coach at SDSU. The Jacks went 6-22 this season, but won only 24 games out of 144 in her 5 seasons as head coach of the Jackrabbits who haven’t had a winning season since 2012. Cirillo was Associate Head Coach at IUPUI previous to coming to Brookings when the Jags won 3…