Mark Ovenden

Harrold Happy to Finally Beat Rattlers

Harrold Happy to Finally Beat Rattlers

  SIOUX FALLS, SD… The Sioux Falls Storm had lost 3 straight to the Arizona Rattlers before Saturday’s thrilling 69-68 OT win in the I-F-L semi-finals. So it was a memorable night for veteran players like Judd Harrold, knowing that a win would mean another spot in the United Bowl. The Storm will face the Iowa Barnstormers in Des Moines…

Pierre and SF East Split Doubleheader

Pierre and SF East Split Doubleheader

SIOUX FALLS, SD… It looked like the Pierre legion baseball team would sweep SF East in a doubleheader Tuesday night at Harmodon Park. Alex Badger’s 2-run double gave Pierre at 6-3 lead in the 5th inning of the first game. But East roared back and scored the final 4 runs for a 7-6 win. The defending state champs won the…

Scoreboard Tuesday, June 19th

Scoreboard Tuesday, June 19th

Scoreboard Tuesday, June 19th American League Twins 6. Boston 2 *Escobar 3 RBI’s American Association Wichita 4, Canaries 2 *Smith 3 hits, 2 RBI’s/Fiala 2 hits Legion Baseball SF East 7, Pierre 6 Pierre 11, SF East 3 WNBA Lynx 91, Dallas 83 *Fowles 19 pts./17 reb.

Where Will Peyton’s Place Be?

Where Will Peyton's Place Be?

PIERRE, SD…Whether on a mound, or under center, there’s something special about Peyton Zabel. “He’s different. He’s got athletic ability that’s just God-given. And he works really hard to improve, but he’s just got something that’s a little bit different than most.” Pierre Legion Baseball Coach Brian White says. And that’s led to a year for the ages in Pierre,…

Streveler Shines in CFL Opener for Winnipeg

Streveler Shines in CFL Opener for Winnipeg

WINNIPEG — Chris Streveler shined during his time as quarterback of the USD Coyotes. The All-American was named the started for the Winnipeg Blue Bombers of the C-F-L, something no rookie had done in the league since 1994. The Bombers lost to Edmonton 33-30 in a game twice delayed by lightning. But Streveler still struck for 3 touchdowns and passed…

Storm need to Eliminate Turnovers against Rattlers

Storm need to Eliminate Turnovers against Rattlers

SIOUX FALLS, SD… The Storm are preparing for Saturday night’s I-F-L semi-final playoff game at Arizona against the defending league champions. They will be playing in a hostile environment, but Kurtiss Riggs knows he has a very good road team. QB Lorenzo Brown was hoping this could have been the United Bowl match-up, but he knows what’s at stake.

Birds Have High Hopes for 2018 Season

Birds Have High Hopes for 2018 Season

SIOUX FALLS, SD… The Canaries start a road trip Tuesday in Wichita hoping to start a winning streak and get closer to first place in the American Association’s North Division. Despite a very slow start (11-17) they started the week just 6 games out of first place. And players like Jabari Henry and Chris Grayson entered the season with very…

Aderhold Finishes HS Career with State B Title

Aderhold Finishes HS Career with State B Title

WATERTOWN, SD…Since he began swinging plastic clubs as a toddler, Judah Aderhold has been a cerebral force on the golf course, learning how to handle adversity along the way. “It always used to be right just around the greens and I never used to hit it far at all. And that’s kind of changed, I started to hit a decent…

North is Excited that Tiger is Back

North is Excited that Tiger is Back

SIOUX FALLS, SD… ESPN analyst Andy North is pretty excited about the U.S. Open with all of the great young talent on the PGA Tour. But it’s the return of Tiger Woods that has North so pumped up. There’s nothing quite like a golf gallery when Tiger is playing well and his game has shown great strides in recent tournaments.

Thielen Sets Great Example for Kids

Thielen Sets Great Example for Kids

SIOUX FALLS, SD… Minnesota Vikings WR Adam Thielen was in Sioux Falls for Legends for Kids and had a strong message for the kids at the football clinic, Afterall, the former Mankato State WR had to overcome long odds to even make the NFL team. He knows that very few people thought it was possible and used that as motivation.