College Sports

NDSU Go 2-0 Against the Coyotes

NDSU defeated the Coyotes 2-0 and then 10-0

VERMILLION, SD— North Dakota State pitcher’s KK Leddy and Paige Vargas threw back to back one hit games. It was Leddy in the first game who had six strike outs. Then in the second game Vargas five strike outs. The first of the two games went to extra innings, but Bison’s Maddie Hansen hit a single that allowed Montana DeCamp to score…

Jackrabbits Take Down Western Illinois

SDSU beats Western Illinois 11-3

SIOUX FALLS, SD— South Dakota State University used a second and third inning that yielded three runs to pull away from the Leathernecks. Top of the first jackrabbits Tyler Olmsted with the strikeout, he had 11 of those this game. Then in the top of the second the Leathernecks make some contact as CJ Schueffer Jr. hits a single that…

Umude Might Be Leaving Coyotes

Umude Might Be Leaving Coyotes

VERMILLION, SD…A little over two weeks after SDSU’s top returning scorer, David Jenkins, announced that he was looking into transferring…. It appears as though the USD men might also lose their best player as well.  Stanley Umude announced via Twitter this afternoon that he’s entered the transfer portal, meaning he will more than likely be leaving the Coyotes. After sitting…

Augie Softball Sweeps Doubleheader Behind Kadrlik, Petersen

Augie Softball Sweeps Doubleheader Behind Kadrlik, Petersen

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — With one final ground out and a series sweep secured the No. 11 Augustana softball team put the finishing touches on 10-day, 12-game homestand. The Vikings won game one over the University of Sioux Falls 12-4, and scored a pair of runs late for a 4-2 win in game two. Augustana has won six straight games and…

Vikes Sweep Cougars in Baseball at SF Stadium

Vikes Sweep Cougars in Baseball at SF Stadium

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — The No. 20 Augustana baseball team (27-11, 20-4 NSIC) swept a mid-week series against the University of Sioux Falls on Tuesday with a 2-1 win in the first game of the doubleheader and took game two with a 7-1 victory against their cross-town rival. Game One In game one, the Vikings and Cougars were scoreless till the…

Mickschl Leads Augie to Sweep of Minot State

Mickschl Leads Augie to Sweep of Minot State

SIOUX FALLS, SD… The 11th-ranked Augustana Vikings improved to 36-7 (16-2) with a sweep of Minot State Monday afternoon at Bowden Field. The Vikes brought the big bats in the 14-5 win in game one. Ashley Mickschl helped her own cause with a 3-run HR. Samantha Eisenreich went for for 4 and knocked in 3 runs. Abbie Lund hit a…

Jacks Shutout In Doubleheader Loss At NDSU

SDSU No-Hit In First Game 5-0 & Drops Second Game 1-0

FARGO, N.D. – South Dakota State softball dropped a pair of road games Sunday, falling 5-0 and 1-0 to North Dakota State at Tharaldson Park. The Jackrabbits move to 25-12 on the year and 4-4 in Summit League play. Game One: North Dakota State 5, South Dakota State 0 Kendra Conard (9-2) worked quickly through the opening five frames by…

Coyotes Showing Signs Of Growth At The End Of Spring Practice

Final Public Practice & Scrimmage Today

VERMILLION, S.D.  —  Like most of the rest of the residents in their state the University of South Dakota football team has had an odd spring. It’s just that the weather can’t entirely be blamed for that. USD hasn’t been able to go indoors due to the ongoing renovations of the Dakota Dome.  As a result the Coyotes have been…

Coyote Softball Completes Weekend Sweep Of UND

USD Wins Sunday 7-4

VERMILLION, S.D.—South Dakota scored three runs in the final inning and completed a three-game sweep of North Dakota with a 7-4 win Sunday at Nygaard Field. It is the ninth straight Summit win for the Coyotes (28-18, 11-1 Summit) who remain atop the standings.   USD third baseman Lauren Wobken came up with two key at bats in the later…

Coyote Tennis Edged By UND

USD Falls 4-3

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – South Dakota dropped a hard-fought 4-3 women’s tennis match against North Dakota on Saturday inside Huether Family Match Pointe. North Dakota won four of the six singles matches to conclude its Summit League season with a 4-1 mark. South Dakota, after winning the doubles point, took a 2-0 lead as Jana Lazarevic remained hot with a 6-1, 6-2…

Quarterback Competition Front And Center At SDSU Spring Football Game

Jackrabbits Wrap Up Spring Practices

BROOKINGS, S.D.  —  The Jackrabbit offense rallied for 33 second-half points in the 2019 Spring Game as the blue team pulled off a 47-37 comeback victory over the white squad. Playing in front of a full house with modified rules at the Sanford-Jackrabbit Athletic Complex, the Jackrabbit defense built a 25-14 lead at half, but the offense found its rhythm…

Good Day For Augustana At Sioux City Relays

Vikings With Several Saturday Winners

SIOUX CITY, IA  —  Though most of South Dakota is still digging out from the Bomb Cyclone, the southeastern part of South Dakota near the Iowa border missed the majority of the weather and can still play outdoors.  That was good news for the Augustana track and field team since they had a great day at the Sioux City Relays….

Chris Kassin To Take Over Mount Marty Men’s Hoops

Will maintain dual roles as head coach and Athletic Director

YANKTON, S.D. – Mount Marty College is excited to announce Athletic Director Chris Kassin will assume the head coaching duties of the Lancer Men’s Basketball program. After a nearly five-year coaching hiatus, Kassin will be back on the sidelines, this time leading a rapidly growing Lancer program. A program of which he is very familiar. Kassin, who succeeds Cody Schilling…

NSIC Volleyball Tournament Moving To Sanford Pentagon

Eight-Team Tournament Agrees To Deal From 2019-2021

BURNSVILLE, Minn. –  The Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference and the Sanford Pentagon are excited to announce an agreement that will bring the NSIC Volleyball Tournament to Sioux Falls, South Dakota for the next three years.  The eight-team, single elimination tournament will be held at the Sanford Pentagon in the 2019, 2020 and 2021 seasons. The NSIC Volleyball Tournament, one of,…

Miller Thinks NCAA Experience Will Help

Miller Thinks NCAA Experience Will Help

BROOKINGS, SD… Wednesday night was historic for Mitchell native Macy Miller of SDSU when she was picked with the 36th selection in the WNBA draft. The Summit League’s all-time leading scorer has has plenty of experience playing against big-time programs during her career and feels that the NCAA experience should really help her made the transition to professional basketball. Categories:…

Freidel to Play at SDSU Instead of Wright State

Freidel to Play at SDSU Instead of Wright State

TEA, SD… One of the top players in South Dakota has decided to play Division One basketball in his home state instead of heading to Wright State and Scott Nagy. Tea Are’a Noah Freidel will instead play for Nagy’s old school and new head coach Eric Henderson. Freidel had a prolific high school career for the Titans, leading them to…

Macy Miller Reacts to Being Drafted in WNBA by Seattle Storm

Macy Miller Reacts to Being Drafted in WNBA by Seattle Storm

NEW YORK – South Dakota State women’s basketball career scoring leader Macy Miller was selected in the third round of the WNBA Draft by the Seattle Storm Wednesday night. She was very excited after seeing her name called by the defending champions. “It was amazing. Like I said, I was in complete shock. I had no worries, I was just sitting…

WNBA Draft Preview, Will Macy Miller Get Picked?

WNBA Draft Preview, Will Macy Miller Get Picked?

BROOKINGS, SD… The 2019 WNBA Draft is Wednesday night which could lead to anxious moments for Mitchell native Macy Miller. The all-time leading scorer at SDSU and the Summit League could possibly be selected in the 3-round, 36 player draft.  Miller saw her stock rise at a pair of pre-draft camps this past weekend in Tampa, Florida. Macy led the Jacks…

Duluth and USF Split in Baseball Doubleheader

Duluth and USF Split in Baseball Doubleheader

SIOUX FALLS – For the first time in his career, sophomore shortstop Grant Lung hit a pair of three-run home runs to lead the University of Sioux Falls Baseball Team (9-24, 7-13 NSIC) to a 7-4 win in game two and a split of a Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference doubleheader with Minnesota Duluth (8-20, 6-12) on Tuesday on an overcast…

Winona Sweeps Augie in Key NSIC Softball Doubleheader

Winona Sweeps Augie in Key NSIC Softball Doubleheader

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — Stepping on the diamond in their first top 25 conference matchup of the season, the No. 12 Augustana softball team battled in back-to-back games, but ultimately fell short in a pair of losses. No. 21 Winona State held on a 9-7 win in game one and took game two with a 6-5 victory. Augustana moves to…