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Coo Sweep Bemidji In Final Home Doubleheader

USF Wins 3-0 And 6-4

SIOUX FALLS – With two thrilling victories, University of Sioux Falls Softball swept Bemidji State and to clinch a spot in the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Tournament on Saturday afternoon. The Cougars (29-26, 16-14 NSIC) rode a three-hit complete game shutout by Kerrigan Hoshaw for a 3-0 victory in game one. Kenna Heath proved to be the hero in game two,…

Coyotes Split Home Finale With Fort Wayne

USD Wins Final Game 7-2 After Dropping Opener 6-5

VERMILLION, S.D.—South Dakota rebounded from a 6-5 slip in game one to earn a 7-2 victory in the final game of a three-game series against Fort Wayne Saturday at Nygaard Field.   The win gives the Coyotes (20-27, 10-8 Summit) their third straight series victory in conference play. South Dakota played its final home games of the regular season while…

Wings Rally To Beat Wilderness in 2 OT’s

Aberdeen takes home ice advantage in NAHL playoffs

CLOQUET, MN… The Aberdeen Wings fell behind 3-0 in game one of the Central Division finals in the NAHL playoffs Friday night near Duluth. The Minnesota Wilderness scored the first thee goals of the game. Carter Roo scored in the final seconds of the 2nd period and goals by Kevin Fitzgerald and Colin Raver tied the game and sent it…

White Win In OT Of USF Spring Game

Garrow scores only TD in OT as White beats Purple in USF spring game

SIOUX FALLS – Noah Butler hit A.J. Garrow with a 16-yard touchdown pass to lead the White Team to a 9-6 victory over the Black Team at the University of Sioux Falls Football Spring Game. USF, the defending NSIC champions, return 11 starters and 37 starters from the 12-1 team a year ago. On the final of 15 practices before…

Augie-Duluth Split In Softball

Augie-Duluth Split In Softball

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Augustana University softball split a doubleheader with the University of Minnesota Duluth (34-18, 18-10 NSIC) on a chilly Friday afternoon in Sioux Falls. The Vikings (36-12, 21-5 NSIC) won the opener 6-1 before falling 8-6 in a nearly three-hour long game two. The bottom of the fourth inning in game two lasted 30-plus minutes when the…

Scoreboard Friday, April 28th

Scoreboard Friday, April 28th

Scoreboard Friday, April 28th NAHL Playoffs Aberdeen Wings 4, MN Wilderness 3 (2 OT) *Logan Jenuwine GW goal (18:03) *Wings lead series 1-0, game 2 Sat. @ Cloquet, MN American League Twins 6, Royal 4 (8th) *Sano HR, 4 RBI’s College Baseball Augustana 19, Wayne State 3 *Herman HR-4 RBI’s Augustana 18, Wayne State 6 *Ashland HR, 6 RBI’s (16 for season-AU record) NDSU…

Clark, Fighters Excited For Saturday Night

Clark and Larson happy to be back in hometown Saturday

Devin Clark won’t be fighting Saturday night, but he’s still excited to be back in Sioux Falls to support the local fighters who will compete at the Sanford Pentagon. One of those is Jordon Larson who says the hometown crowd definitely ramps up his level of enthusiasm when he enters the octagon. Categories: Sports, Sports Top Story Tags: Devin Clark,…

Anderson Says Cougars Adapting To Change

Anderson Says Cougars Adapting To Change

New USF football coach Jon Anderson knows that change isn’t easy for his players or his coaches. But as spring ball wraps up, he’s pleased with how everything is progressing. Categories: College Sports, Colleges – University of Sioux Falls, Sports, Sports Top Story Tags: College Football, Jon Anderson, USF Cougars

Wings Hit Road To Play Wilderness

Wings Hit Road To Play Wilderness

The Aberdeen Wings travel to Cloquet, MN Friday night to begin the Central Division Championship series in the NAHL. Head coach Scott Langer talks about what has to happen for his Wings to pull off another upset like they did in the first round against Minot. Categories: Sports, Sports Top Story Tags: Aberdeen Wings, NAHL Playoffs, Scott Langer

Melsted Wins 500th, Augie Sweeps USF

Melsted Wins 500th, Augie Sweeps USF

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Augustana head coach Gretta Melsted won her 500th career game with a sweep over the University of Sioux Falls (26-25, 13-13 NSIC) in NSIC action on Thursday afternoon. The Vikings (35-11, 20-4 NSIC) won the opener 12-4 in five innings to give Melsted win No. 500 before winning game two 7-1. Melsted owns a career record…

Augie, USF Split In College Baseball

Augie, USF Split In College Baseball

SIOUX FALLS – Matthew Minnick hit a grand slam while Chris Thompson and Stuart Maes combined on a four-hit pitching performance to lead the University of Sioux Falls Baseball Team (17-25, 14-18 NSIC) to a 4-3 game two victory and a split of a doubleheader with city rival Augustana (31-16, 25-7 NSIC) on Thursday at Karras Park. Augustana scored two…

Scoreboard Thursday, April 27th

Scoreboard Thursday, April 27th

Scoreboard Thursday, April 27th College Baseball Augustana 5, USF 3 USF 4,  Augustana 3 *Matt Minnick grand slam Northern 4, MN-Crookston 3 *Jack Schmidt 3-run HR Northern 10, MN-Crookston 5 *Lorenz 3 RBI’s, Sullwold HR Morningside 2, Northwestern 0 Northwestern 9, Morningside 2 College Softball Augustana 12, USF 4 *Pickett HR-4 RBI’s/Melsted 500th win Augustana 7, USF 1 *Peterson 2nd HR of…

Logan Storley Packs a Punch

Logan Storley Packs a Punch

Webster native Logan Storley is off to a great start as a professional MMA fighter. The 6-time high school state champion from Webster and 4-time All American at Minnesota is making the transition to fighting very quickly. As he’s enjoying the chance to use more of his skills in his new sport. One that he hopes takes him to the…

Winning First Playoff Series Huge For Wings

Langer knows how important winning series was to Aberdeen

Scott Langer has had great success as a head coach in the NAHL, mostly at Topeka. But his new team, the Aberdeen Wings had never won a playoff series before Saturday night. When they beat Minot in double OT to clinch the series, Langer says it was a great moment in the franchise’s history. Categories: Sports, Sports Top Story Tags:…

Kurtz Okay With Road Trip For Regionals

Kurtz Okay With Road Trip For Regionals

The Augustana women’s tennis team won it’s 7th straight NSIC title last weekend. But despite that dominance, they will still have to travel as a 7 seed for the Central Region tournament. Head coach Marc Kurtz is fine with that. He sees the positives in his team heading to Durant, OK for Monday’s match with the #2 seed. Categories: College…