Colleges – Dakota State

GRIDIRON GREATNESS-Week 8 (10-14-18)

Best Sights, Sounds & Moments From The Week In Local Prep & College Football

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  The regular season came to an end for about half of the prep teams in South Dakota, giving week eight an early playoff feel.  Here’s a look back at the best sights, sounds and moments in Gridiron Greatness! Categories: College Sports, Colleges – Dakota State, Colleges – Presentation, Colleges – South Dakota, Colleges – South Dakota State,…

Trojans Top Saints

Dakota State Beats Presentation 44-28

MADISON, SD —. Click on the video viewer for highlights from Dakota State’s 44-28 win over Presentation in college football action on Saturday afternoon! Categories: College Sports, Colleges – Dakota State, Colleges – Presentation, Sports, Sports Top Story Tags: College Football, Dakota State Trojans, Presentation Saints

HIGHLIGHTS: #24 Bellevue Sweeps Dakota State

MADISON, S.D. – No. 24-ranked Bellevue (Neb.) hit .204 and held Dakota State (S.D.) to .083 hitting percentage Wednesday evening at DSU Fieldhouse, rolling to a 3-0 North Star Athletic Association conference opener victory.  The Bruins won by the scores of 27-25, 25-16 and 25-17.  It was the home opener for the Trojans after being away from the DSU Fieldhouse…

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…

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…

GRIDIRON GREATNESS-Week 2 (9-2-18)

Best Sights, Sounds & Moments From Week Three Of The Prep & College Football Season

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  The first full weekend of prep and college football gave us a full plate for this week’s installment of Gridiron Greatness!  Click on the video viewer for the best sights, sounds and moments from the second week of the local football season! Categories: College Sports, Colleges – Dakota State, Colleges – South Dakota, Colleges – University…

St. Ambrose Runs By Dakota State In Second Half

Trojans Suffer First Loss 49-27

MADISON, S.D. —  Despite a pair of touchdown catches by Mason Leighton, the Dakota State football team fell to St. Ambrose 49-27 thanks to a 28-6 second half performance from the Fighting Bees in Madison on Saturday afternoon. The Trojans fall to 1-1 and host Briar Cliff Thursday. Click on the video viewer for highlights! Categories: College Sports, Colleges –…

Bragging Rights Stay In Madison As Trojans Tame Tigers For Third Straight Year

DSU Beats DWU 27-18

MITCHELL, S.D.  —  For the third straight year, bragging rights in the Dakota Wesleyan-Dakota State football rivalry will remain in Madison as the Trojans once again defeated their arch rivals. DSU claimed their third consecutive victory over DWU with a 27-18 last night at Joe Quintal Field in Mitchell.The biggest difference was a former Tiger-Brodie Fredricksen.  The Madison alum rushed…

Frederiksen Leads Dakota State past DWU 27-18

Frederiksen Leads Dakota State past DWU 27-18

MITCHELL, SD… For the 3rd straight year the Trojans of Dakota State have started the season with a big win over rival DWU. Thursday night they rose the big shoulders of former Madison Bulldog Brodie Frederiksen who carried the ball 31 times for 286 yards and 2 TD’s The biggest was an 80-yarder in the 3rd quarter that gave the…

Zach Previews Rivalry Game with Josh Anderson

Zach Previews Rivalry Game with Josh Anderson

MITCHELL, SD… KDLT’s Zach Bog previews Thursday night’s rivalry game with Dakota State football coach Josh Anderson as his Trojans kickoff the season against DWU at Joe Quintal Field. Categories: College Sports, Colleges – Dakota State, Sports, Sports Top Story Tags: Dakota State Trojans, Josh Anderson

Dakota State Building Strong Program

Dakota State Building Strong Program

MADISON, SD… The Dakota State football team has made dramatic improvements in recent years under head coach Josh Anderson. The Madison native has been able to recruit several top area athletes including numerous Madison Bulldog standouts that have led to success on the field. It’s been creating depth that has made all the difference for the Trojans as they prepare…

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…

Men’s NAIA National Tourney Returns to Pentagon

Men's NAIA National Tourney Returns to Pentagon

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The NAIA is excited to announce that the Division II Men’s Basketball National Championship will be played in Sioux Falls, S.D. at the Sanford Pentagon through 2020. “Basketball is where it all began for the NAIA,” said Jim Carr, NAIA President and CEO, “and we are grateful to have such great hosts in the Sioux Falls Sports…

Dakota State & SJAC To Host NAIA Indoor Track & Field Championships

Meet Coming To Brookings In 2019 & 2020

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The NAIA Indoor Track & Field Championships will find a new home in South Dakota as Dakota State (S.D.) will become the new host for 2019 and 2020 at the Sanford Jackrabbit Athletic Complex in Brookings, S.D. In the 53-year history of the sport, South Dakota will become the second city west of Missouri to host the…

DSU Men have record NSAA Track and Field Meet

DSU Men have record NSAA Track and Field Meet

MADISON, S.D. – Wet and cold conditions at Trojan Field did not slow down Dakota State (S.D.) Friday, racking up a school-record 162 points to earn a runner-up honor in the 2018 North Star Athletic Association (NSAA) Men’s Outdoor Track & Field Conference Championships.  The Trojans placed second in the conference meet for the second consecutive year.  ​DSU broke the…

Jacks Sweep Dakota State in Softball

Jacks Sweep Dakota State in Softball

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – South Dakota State picked up a pair of run-rule victories Tuesday in a doubleheader sweep of Dakota State, winning 12-1 and 18-8 at Bowden Field. The Jackrabbits are now 29-12 on the season and continue their best start in program history. Game One: South Dakota State 12, Dakota State 1 (5 innings) Madison Hope improved to…

NAIA Will Merge Division One & Two Basketball Beginning In 2020-21

Will Effect Six Local Programs

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  Beginning with the 2020-21 season, basketball in the NAIA will look a lot different, and our six area programs could see some new competition. The NAIA announced today that men’s and women’s basketball will have just one division in 2020-21, effectively merging the current division one and two.  Dakota State, Dakota Wesleyan (whose women’s basketball team…

Dakota State Men Fall at Dickinson State

Dakota State Men Fall at Dickinson State

DICKINSON, N.D. – Third-seeded Dickinson State (N.D.) scored the first 11 points of the game in the opening round of the North Star Athletic Association (NSAA) Men’s Basketball Postseason Conference Tournament versus sixth-seeded Dakota State (S.D.) Thursday evening at Scott Gymnasium.  The Blue Hawks never trailed in the game as they advanced to the semifinals with a 79-59 victory over…

2018 North Star Men’s Basketball Tournament Pairings

Dakota State Is Only Local Qualifer

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  Pairings for the 2018 North Star Athletic Association Men’s Basketball Tournament and only one local team is in the field. The Dakota State Trojans (14-16, 7-9) are the 6th seed and will open tournament play at Dickinson State on Thursday at 8 PM CST. The full tournament schedule is below. NSAA Men’s Basketball Quarterfinals – Thursday, Feb….