College Sports

Simmons Takes Over at QB for USD

Simmons Takes Over at QB for USD

VERMILLION, SD… The USD football program is coming off one of it’s best season’s to date. One year removed from an FCS playoff victory, now they’re attacking this season with a new leader at quarterback. Austin Simmons, USD Quarterback:”Yeah it’s pretty exciting. It’s been a while in the making, so definitely looking to take advantage of it, and seize the…

Cougars To Have Strong Units on Both Sides of the Ball

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — The Cougars are coming off of their fourth straight postseason appearance. They’ve been receiving lots of national recognition. This week the Coo were tabbed 18th in the Preseason Media Poll which is their 3rd national ranking this off season. Head Coach Jon Anderson says he expects both sides of the ball to be strong.

USD’s Top RB Michael Fredrick Moving to CB

VERMILLION, S.D. — The University of South Dakota has to replace their star QB in Chris Streveler, but Coach Nielson is also moving players from one side of the football to the other. Running back Michael Fredrick was the Coyote’s 2nd leading rusher last season only behind Streveler. Fredrick finished as the eighth-leading rusher in the Missouri Valley and lead…

Coyotes Fall to Wyoming in Women’s Soccer

Coyotes Fall to Wyoming in Women's Soccer

VERMILLION, S.D. – The South Dakota women’s soccer team jumped out to a 2-0 lead in its regular-season opener but ultimately fell 4-2 to Wyoming Thursday at First Bank & Trust Soccer Complex. Junior Amanda Carpio gave USD an early 1-0 lead in the 13th minute when she connected on shot landing in the upper-left corner of the goal. The…

Kate Wynja to play in Great Life Challenge

Kate Wynja to play in Great Life Challenge

SIOUX FALLS, SD… In June Kate Wynja’s life changed forever. She was almost the Girls State “A” champion, but she reported a scoring error that led to being disqualified, costing Kate and her SF Christian Chargers state titles. But she gained national recognition from all over the world including names like Jack Nicklaus who commended her for showing so much…

Augie has Strong Home Schedule

Augie has Strong Home Schedule

SIOUX FALLS, SD… It was media day for the Augustana football team Thursday. This squad can’t wait to get back on the field and improve on last year’s disappointing season. And they will have a great chance  to do that if they play well at home where they host Mankato, Duluth, Winona State and USF.  Jerry Olszewski thinks the home…

Anderson Knows All About Tradition at USF

Anderson Knows All About Tradition at USF

SIOUX FALLS, SD… Jon Anderson was an assistant coach at USF when the Cougars were dominating in the NAIA ranks. So when he took the head coaching job before last season he knew that expectations were always very high for the Cougars who went 9-3 in his initial season and made the playoffs. But Jon and his team aren’t content…

Snyder Gets Fresh Start at SDSU

Snyder Gets Fresh Start at SDSU

BROOKINGS, SD… Tuesday was media day at SDSU and no-one had a bigger smile than former West Lyon standout Brandon Snyder. He actually earned the starting job with nthe Iowa Hawkeyes as a sophomore, but injuries and some off the field issues de-railed his career in Iowa City. Now he’s in Brookings making a fresh start with the Jackrabbits who…

DWU’s Cimpl says GPAC is Big Challenge

DWU's Cimpl says GPAC is Big Challenge

MITCHELL, SD… No-one knows how challenging the GPAC is more than DWU head coach Ross Cimpl. Morningside is always the favorite to win the conference at least in recent years. So Cimpl knows his team must make big improvements from last year’s 6-5 record because 8 teams were nationally ranked at one point during the season last year.

2018 KDLT Sports Gridiron Preview

Previewing The 2018 College & Prep Football Season!

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  Football is back and KDLT Sports is ready to bring you all the action in 2018!  Our Gridiron Preview is back with a look ahead at the college and prep season.  We start with a look at NCAA Division One & Two by looking at how SDSU and USD will replace some of their stars and…

Dallas Goedert Impresses In Preseason Debut With Eagles

Britton Native & SDSU Alum Catches TD In First Game

PHILADELPHIA, PA  —  Last night’s preseason opener technically won’t count as Dallas Goedert’s NFL debut. Still, after watching the Britton native, it seems a pretty good bet that he’ll be counted on by the Philadephia Eagles in his rookie season. The SDSU alum hauled in four passes for 66 yards, the most notable being a 15-yard touchdown grab in the first…

Jon Anderson’s Cougars Don’t Mind the Pre-season Rankings

Jon Anderson's Cougars Don't Mind the Pre-season Rankings

SIOUX FALLS, SD… The Cougars of USF had a very successful season in 2017 under first year head coach Jon Anderson. As a result of their 9 wins and playoff appearance, they are ranked 15th in the Division II pre-season poll for 2018. Anderson says it doesn’t add pressure and isn’t a distraction. It’s just a reflection of another good…