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SDSU Men To Host Dan Majerle-Led Grand Canyon To Open 2018-19 Season

Ex-NBA All-Star Brings WAC Contender To Brookings On November 6th

BROOKINGS, S.D.  —  Though it’s hard to fathom on this first day of July, college basketball season will be here sooner than you think. Literally. As in November 6th. That’s when South Dakota State’s men will begin one of the most anticipated seasons in school history against a former NBA All-Star.  The Jackrabbits will open their 2018-19 campaign at Frost…

Scoreboard Saturday, June 30th

Scores For Saturday, June 30, 2018

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  SCOREBOARD FOR SATURDAY, JUNE 30TH, 2018 MLB Chicago Cubs 14, Twins 9 American Association Canaries 8, Texas 1 Expedition League Casper 11, Pierre 10 Souris Valley 14, Hub City 10 NPSL Thunder 3, VSLT F.C. 2 Legion Baseball Luverne 6, Brandon Valley 1 Luverne 9, Brandon Valley 5 SF East 3, Moorhead 2 SF East 6,…

Thunder Win Home Finale

Sioux Falls Beats VSLT F.C. Out Of St. Paul 3-2

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  Though they fell short of expectations in the team’s sophomore season in the National Premier Soccer League, the Sioux Falls Thunder are ending 2018 on a strong note.  The Thunder defeated VSLT F.C. (St. Paul) 3-2 on Saturday night in Sioux Falls, their second consecutive win to close out the home portion of the schedule.  Click…

Ringneck Helping Bring Recruiting Exposure To South Dakota Softball Players

Rapid City's Emma Burns Heading To Minnesota Next Year

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  When it comes to high school sports and college recruiting, summer is often more important than the prep seasons themselves.  That’s especially true in softball at this week’s Ringneck Invitational, as one of South Dakota’s top recruits can attest. Rapid City’s Emma Burns had an uphill climb toward getting noticed by Division One schools.  Like many…

Storm Happy To Have Week Off Before United Bowl

Sioux Falls On Six Game Win Streak

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  A week from tonight the Sioux Falls Storm will be getting ready to kick off the United Bowl in Des Moines against the Iowa Barnstormers. For now, they’re resting up. You’d think they might not necessarily want that week off.  After all the Storm have won six straight and played some of their best football of…

Thunder Pleased With Foundation Despite Setbacks In Sophomore Season

Sioux Falls Concludes Home Portion Of The Schedule Tonight

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  There will be no postseason for the Sioux Falls Thunder in their sophomore season in the National Premier Soccer League. On the whole it’s been a tough second year for the Thunder.  Despite winning on Wednesday the club is just 2-9-1 heading into their home finale tonight against VSLT FC.  Goal scoring has been the primary…

Scoreboard Friday, June 29th

Scores for Friday, June 29, 2018

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  SCOREBOARD FOR FRIDAY, JUNE 29TH, 2018 MLB Chicago Cubs 10, Twins 6 American Association Canaries 6, Texas 3 Expedition League Pierre 11, Casper 0 Hub City 7, Souris Valley 6 Legion Baseball SF East 8, Thunder Bay 0 SF East 2, Mandan 1  

Leber Hopes Vikings & Fans Embrace Target On Their Backs

Minnesota Opens Training Camp In Less Than A Month

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  Former Vermillion Tanager Ben Leber is getting ready for another season on the Minnesota Vikings radio network, and expectations haven’t been this high heading into a season since he played on the 2009 team that came within a win of the Super Bowl. That’s what happens when the purple signed their highest profile quarterback since that…

Streveler & Winnipeg Stall In Hamilton

USD Alum Suffers Second Loss In CFL, Falling To Tiger Cats 31-17

HAMILTON, ONTARIO   —  Though he didn’t make any major mistakes, USD alum Chris Streveler had his toughest game in the CFL on Friday night in Hamilton, as his Blue Bombers fell to 1-2 with a 31-17 loss. Streveler went 17-30 passing for 146 yards.  Though he didn’t through any interceptions, the passing game was mostly stalled by an effective Hamilton…

41st Ringneck International Softball Invitational Begins

SD Gold & Minnesota Recruit Emma Burns Lose Opener

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  136 softball teams have descended on Sherman Park in Sioux Falls for the 41st Ringneck International Softball Invitational. Among them is one of the top players in South Dakota, Rapid City’s Emma Burns.  The Minnesota Golden Gopher recruit is playing for the South Dakota Gold, a squad that opened the tournament with a 9-5 loss to…

Streveler’s Play Could Have Quarterback Controversy Brewing In Winnipeg

USD Alum Turning Heads In CFL

WINNIPEG, MANITOBA  —  LeBron James is about the only guy getting more airtime on ESPN these days than former Coyote quarterback Chris Streveler.  For the third straight week Streveler will start under center on the Worldwide Leader for the CFL’s Winnipeg Blue Bombers as they visit Hamilton. The question is how much longer will Streveler be the man under center?…

SDSU Wrestling Coach Hahn To Be Inducted Into University of Minnesota Hall Of Fame

New Jackrabbit Coach A Former National Champion With Gophers

MINNEAPOLIS, MN – South Dakota State wrestling head coach Damion Hahn was announced as a 2018 inductee into the University of Minnesota’s M Club this week, being enshrined as one of the all-time great Gophers as he begins his first year as a Jackrabbit. Hahn wrestled at Minnesota from 2000-04, where he won NCAA individual titles as a junior and…

Harrold and Storm Move Forward with Confidence

Harrold and Storm Move Forward with Confidence

SIOUX FALLS, SD… The Sioux Falls Storm have seldom been underdogs in recent years, so Saturday’s playoff win at Arizona was extra rewarding to Judd Harrold and his teammates. Now they are on to the United Bowl on July 7th also on the road in Des Moines against the Iowa Barnstormers. They have already won 2 out of 3 against…