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Vikings Look To Prove Playoff Resume In Dallas

Game On KDLT At 7:20 PM

MINNEAPOLIS, MN  —  With the NFC North championship still in play, and plenty of contenders to fight with for the wild cards, it doesn’t get much bigger than tonight for the Minnesota Vikings in Dallas in a game you’ll see on KDLT at 7:20 PM. The Vikings will be shorthanded following last week’s 26-23 loss at Kansas City, with both…

Nate Gerry’s Role Expanding With Eagles in NFL

Nate Gerry's Role Expanding With Eagles in NFL

MINNEAPOLIS, MN…If football is a game of adaptation and adjustments, then you can call Sioux Falls native Nate Gerry a football chameleon. “Ever since I got here, I’ve been moving around to different positions moving around left, right and middle. Just been sticking to the grind,” said Gerry. “Trying to stay in the playbook and fill-in where the team needs…

Goedert & Gerry Enjoy Playing In Front Of Hometown Friends & Family

South Dakota Natives Hit The Field For Eagles At Vikings

MINNEAPOLIS, MN  — Though it certainly wasn’t the outcome they wanted, South Dakota natives Dallas Goedert and Nate Gerry had solid games for the Philadelphia Eagles in their 38-20 loss at the Minnesota Vikings. Sioux Falls native and Washington alum Gerry had six tackles, four of which were solo.  Britton native & SDSU alum Goedert hauled in five passes for 48 yards….

Sioux Falls Nate Gerry With A Pick-Six In Eagles Win Over Jets

Third Career NFL Interception For Washington Alum

52-yard Pick-6 ????@Eagles LB @NathanGerry takes it to the house! #NYJvsPHI ????: CBS????: NFL app // Yahoo Sports appWatch free on mobile: https://t.co/d6meepU6Nz pic.twitter.com/GUD5zvKgqV — NFL (@NFL) October 6, 2019 PHILADELPHIA, PA  —  Sioux Falls native Nate Gerry continues to entrench himself as a key member of the Philadelphia Eagles defense. The third year pro jump a 4th & 1…

Twins Will Rely On Bullpen To Help Deliver ALDS Win

Game One Tomorrow At 6:07 PM In New York

NEW YORK,  N.Y.  — Though the Minnesota Twins and New York Yankees have combined to hit 613 homeruns, it’s pitching which will likely determine which team moves on to the American League Championship Series. With game one of the division series less than 24 hours away in soggy New York, Twins manager Rocco Baldelli announced today that Jose Berrios, as…

Steelers Add Christion To Imitate Lamar Jackson In Practice

SDSU Alum Signed To Pittsburgh Practice Squad

PITTSBURGH, PA  —  Roosevelt and SDSU alum Taryn Christion is with his third NFL team this year after getting a hasty call from the Pittsburgh Steelers to sign with their practice squad. His job will be to play like an NFL MVP candidate. After setting virtually every SDSU and Missouri Valley football conference passing record, Christion signed with and was…

Former Jackrabbit Christion Finds a New Home in Pittsburgh

Former Jackrabbit Christion Finds a New Home in Pittsburgh

PITTSBURGH, PA— After being cut by the cowboys at the end of the preseason Former jackrabbit Taryn Christion has found a new home He was signed to Pittsburgh Steelers practice squad today. The Steelers have been in need of back-up quarterback after Ben Roethlisberger went down with a season ending elbow injury Christion will be the fourth quarterback on the Steelers’…

Rocco Mediate’s Final Round One To Remember At Sanford International

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SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  Professional golf is fraught with pressure packed moments. You just wouldn’t know it if you followed Rocco Mediate. “I like talking, I like being talked to, I like talking to people out here. They were great. We had really good crowds here, exceptional crowds.” PGA Champions Tour Pro Rocco Mediate says. Which has helped in both…

Rocco Mediate Storms Through Final Round To Win Sanford International

Shoots A Six Under Par 64 To Claim Title By Two Shots

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  Rocco Mediate had everything work on the final day of the Sanford International. The Pennyslvania native fired a six under par 64 on Sunday afternoon to finish at -9 and capture the second Sanford International.  It’s his 13th professional win and fourth on the PGA Champions Tour (first since winning the 2016 Senior PGA Championship). Mediate…

More Magic From Jack Nicklaus At Sanford International

Golden Bear With Birdie In Exhibition Match

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  For the second straight year Jack Nicklaus thrilled fans at the Sanford International with his putter. The Golden Bear, winner of a PGA record 18 majors, sunk a long birdie on the fifth hole of a nine hole of the EMI Legends at the Sanford International. Nicklaus, teamed with Andy North, would lose to the team…

Triplett Still Atop A Crowded Sanford International Leaderboard

Final Round Tomorrow

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  Kirk Triplett is still on top of the Sanford International, but he’s got plenty of company heading into the final round on Sunday. Ken Duke joins Triplett atop the leaderboard after round two with plenty of others in contention. Click on the video viewer for highlights! SANFORD INTERNATIONAL LEADERBOARD T1.  Kirk Triplett (-6) T1.  Ken Duke…

Triplett With Lead After Round One Of Sanford International

Several In Contention Heading Into Round Two

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  As promised, Minnehaha Country Club is proving to be more difficult for PGA Champions Tour pros in year two. And the South Dakota winds are also making things rough. Kirk Triplett came out of the opening round with a one shot lead after shooting a four under par 66.  The leaderboard is below and you can…

Kelly Really Enjoying Time on Champions Tour

Kelly Really Enjoying Time on Champions Tour

SIOUX FALLS, SD… Madison, WI native Jerry Kelly is 2nd on the money list on the Champions Tour heading into the Sanford International. But that’s not why you’ll see him smiling this week at Minnehaha C.C.  He’s having the time of his life and wouldn’t even consider going back to play on the regular PGA Tour. “I mean I love…

Washington Alum Nate Gerry Gets Second Career NFL Interception

Started for Eagles in Sunday Night loss at Atlanta

Watch out for the White Snake!#PHIvsATL | #FlyEaglesFly pic.twitter.com/HvX4rjJgjN — Philadelphia Eagles (@Eagles) September 16, 2019 ATLANTA, GA  —  Pressed into a starting role due to injuries, Sioux Falls native and Washington alum Nate Gerry intercepted his second career pass in the third quarter of the Philadelphia Eagles 24-20 loss at Atlanta. Gerry’s endzone interception of Matt Ryan thwarted a…

North Talks Quality of Play at Sanford International

North Talks Quality of Play at Sanford International

SIOUX FALLS, SD… The 2nd Annual Sanford International is next week at Minnehaha C.C. and tournament host Andy North can’t speak highly enough of the quality of play you will see from these Champions Tour players. Defending champion Steve Stricker won’t be back because of a prior commitment (hunting trip) but the field is incredibly strong with the addition of…

Power Of Positivity Puts Patty Tavatanakit On LPGA Tour

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SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  Good thoughts lead to good play for Symetra Tour pro Patty Tavatanakit. “My memory box is in I’m trying to remember all the good things about the shot I hit. And I think that helped a lot because, you know, you’re just over the ball again and again, it’s what you see, it’s what you remember.”…

Final Round At GreatLIFE Challenge A Family Affair For Shannon Johnson

Shoots Even Par 70 In Final Day

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  O’Gorman alum Shannon Johnson expected to be playing in the weekend of the Symetra Tour’s GreatLIFE Challenge as an amateur on her home course at Willow Run. Perhaps the best part of her weekend, though, will be the family at her side on the final day! With her young niece walking the course alongside her, Johnson…

Tavatanakit’s Big Final Round Propels Her To GreatLIFE Challenge Win In Playoff

UCLA Alum Shoots An Eight Under Par To Rally From Six Shots Back

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  Entering the day six shots out of the lead, UCLA alum Patty Tavatanakit fired a six-under 62 during the final round of the Symetra Tour’s GreatLIFE Challenge, forcing a playoff with Yujeong Son. Tavatankit then made birdie in the playoff to defeat Son, capturing her third tour victory and assuring herself of an LPGA Tour Card…

Barrio’s 62 Gives Her Sole Possession of Lead Heading Into Final Round of GreatLIFE Challenge

Final Round Tomorrow

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  Marta Sanz Barrio’s big day propelled her into the lead entering the final round of the Symetra Tour’s GreatLIFE Challenge.  Meanwhile, Sioux Falls native and O’Gorman alum Shannon Johnson worked through challenging conditions during her third round.   Click on the video viewer for highlights!  A recap of the day courtesy of the Symetra Tour is below:…