High School Sports

DAKOTA CLASSIC: Hardhats Rally Past Brookings, Renner Falls To Lee’s Summit

32-Team Tournament Begins

SIOUX FALLS & RENNER, S.D.   —  32 Legion baseball teams from seven states are spread across six sites in and around Sioux Falls for the massive 2019 Dakota Classic Tournament.  Pool play began this afternoon.  The tournament continues Saturday and wraps up with bracket play and a championship at Augustana’s Ronken Field on Sunday. Click on the video viewer for…

Brandon Valley Beats SF East in Extras in Completion of Suspended Game

Brandon Valley Beats SF East in Extras in Completion of Suspended Game

SIOUX FALLS, SD… They finished up Tuesday’s game on Thursday at Harmodon Park and it took extra innings. Thomas Scholten broke the 1-1 tie with a solo HR, but SF East rallied to send the game to extra innings tied at 3. It was Scholten again with a big RBI single in the 9th inning and the floodgates opened as…

BV and SF East Tied When Play Suspended

BV and SF East Tied When Play Suspended

SIOUX FALLS, SD… Mother nature was the winner Tuesday night at Harmodon Park. When the bad weather hit, Brandon Valley and SF East were tied 1-1 in the 4th inning and the game was suspended. It will be completed along with the 2nd game on Thursday at 4:00. Brandon Valley pitcher Cole Hupke made a nice catch of a bunt…

McCormick Helps O’Gorman to Dominant Team Title in Girls “AA” Golf

McCormick Helps O'Gorman to Dominant Team Title in Girls "AA" Golf

SIOUX FALLS, SD…Shannon McCormick has always had competition on the golf course. “My family is a huge golf family. My dad and my sister, the first tee, just everything. I’ve been doing it since I was a little kid. I’m really good with my driver. Off the tee I can place it pretty well.” O’Gorman Sophomore Shannon McCormick says. Which…

2019 South Dakota High School Football All-Star Game

Top Preps Play Outside In Vermillion

VERMILLION, S.D.  —  With renovations to the Dakota Dome, the top prep football players took their game outdoors for the 2019 South Dakota High School Football All-Star Game in Vermillion on Saturday afternoon.  Click on the video viewer for highlights! Categories: High School Sports, Sports, Sports Top Story Tags: High School Football

Edgerton/Southwest Christian Wins Minnesota State A Softball Title

Defeat Badger-Greenbush/Middle River 4-1

MANKATO, MN  —  After a pair of runner-up finishes, the Edgerton/Southwest Christian softball team is finally back on top of Minnesota State A Softball for the first time since 2016, as they defeated Badger-Greenbush/Middle River 4-1 on Friday afternoon in Mankato. Click on the video viewer to see highlights courtesy prepspotlight.tv. Categories: High School Sports, Sports, Sports Top Story Tags:…

Brookings With A Walkoff While SF West Blasts Off In Lewis & Clark Tournament

Bandits Beat Norfolk 5-4 While West Wins 16-9 Slugfest Over Tabor

YANKTON & VERMILLION, S.D.  —  20 teams in four sites began play in the 18th annual Lewis & Clark Legion Invitational. In Yankton the Brookings Bandits got a walkoff single from Rett Zelensky to defeat Norfolk 5-4. Meanwhile in Vermillion Sioux Falls West defeated Tabor 16-9 led by a five RBI game from Ben Simonsen. Click on the video viewer…

Depth Was Key for O’Gorman Girls Golf Championship

Depth Was Key for O'Gorman Girls Golf Championship

WATERTOWN, SD… The O’Gorman girls golf team made it 3 straight State “AA” titles Tuesday in Watertown and they have won 8 of the last 10 under Rod Garrison and now Tom Jansa. There’s no question having so many talented players on the same team can pay big dividends. They push each other to get better in practice and tournaments…

Boomsma, JVC Win State B Golf Titles

Boomsma, JVC Win State B Golf Titles

YANKTON, SD… James Valley Christian had a great day in boys Class “B” golf Tuesday in Yankton. They won the team title at Hillcrest CC by 19 shots over Platte/Geddes. And Austin Boomsma of JVC was medlaist, winning by 3 shots over Devan Weelborg of Hamlin. Teammate Carter Wells was 3rd.  Boomsma credited familiarity with the course for his success….

OG Wins 3rd Straight Team Title, West Central Wins A and Burke/SC Sweeps the B

OG Wins 3rd Straight Team Title, West Central Wins A and Burke/SC Sweeps the B

WATERTOWN, ABERDEEN, YANKTON, SD… All 3 girls state golf tournaments wrapped up Tuesday. The O’Gorman Knights made it 3 straight and 8 of 10 and Shannon McCormick edged teammate Carly Kunkel by one shot for the individual title in Watertown after shooting a final round 72. In Aberdeen, it was all West Central for the team title and Belle Fourche’s…

David Maxwell Leaves Roosevelt To Return To USF

Former Cougar To Join The Staff Of His Former Head Coach Chris Johnson

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  — The Roosevelt High School head coaching job used to be the crown jewel of South Dakota girls’ prep basketball, especially during their run of 111 consecutive wins and five state championships from 1997 through 2002. 17 years later the program will be on it’s fourth coach in seven seasons. David Maxwell resigned as the Rough Riders…

Final State Golf Tournaments Tee Off

State AA, A & B Girls' Along With State B Boys' Get Underway

YANKTON, WATERTOWN & ABERDEEN, S.D.  —  The final events of the 2018-19 SDHSAA Prep Sports Season are underway. The State AA, A & B Girls’ Golf Tournaments and the State B Boys’ Golf Tournaments teed off on Monday afternoon in Watertown, Aberdeen and Yankton.  Team and individual champions will be crowned tomorrow during the final round. Click on the video…

Karley Peters Overcomes Nerves & Rises To Big Moments

Parker Senior Is Our Karl's TV & Appliance Athlete of the Week

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  Karley Peters has had a passion for track since she was nine years old. “I like the competitiveness and how, at the end, you make so many different friends through it and everyone roots for the best in each other. That kind of rush of energy, the nerves going through, I like that part, I like…

Yankton Wins Kyle Mueller Memorial Tournament

Tournament Raises $2500 For Mueller Family

YANKTON, S.D.  —  The Kyle Mueller Memorial Tournament came to a fitting end. Yankton Post 12 defeated Dell Rapids 6-2 in the championship game of the tournament at Riverside Park in Yankton.  Named in honor of the 28-year old Mueller, who died in an automobile accident in January, played for Yankton and has a brother on this year’s team. The…

Sioux Falls West Doubles Up East

Mason Crow 3-Run Triple Ignites A 6-3 West Win

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  Mason Crow’s 3-run triple in the 4th inning broke a 2-2 tie and ignited Sioux Falls West on their way to a 6-3 victory over city rival Sioux Falls East in Legion Baseball on Sunday night at Harmodon Park. Click on the video viewer for highlights! Categories: High School Sports, Sports Tags: Legion Baseball

Rapid City Post 22 Sweeps Renner

Post 307 Falls in Rapid City 10-0 & 10-3

RAPID CITY, S.D.  —  Renner Post 307 was swept in a doubleheader at defending State Champion Rapid City Post 22, losing 10-0 and 10-3 in Legion baseball action.  Click on the video viewer for highlights! Categories: High School Sports, Sports, Sports Top Story Tags: Legion Baseball

Tabor Rallies Past Vermillion In Kyle Mueller Memorial Classic

Tabor Wins 4-3

YANKTON, S.D.  —  Tabor withstood a rough defensive second inning and overcame a three-run deficit to defeat Vermillion 4-3 in Legion Baseball action at the Kyle Mueller Memorial Classic in Yankton on Saturday afternoon. The tournament is named for the late 28-year old Yankton alum who was killed in an automobile accident in early January.  Proceeds and benefits from the…

Brandon Valley & Kirkeby K’O Harrisburg

BV Wins Legion Game 5-0

BRANDON, S.D.  —  Dylan Kirkeby struck out 13 over six innings of scoreless baseball to lead Brandon Valley to a 5-0 victory over Harrisburg in Legion Baseball action on Friday evening in Brandon.  Click on the video viewer for highlights! Categories: High School Sports, Sports, Sports Top Story Tags: Legion Baseball