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Garbers Reflects on Dramatic grand slam for Renner

Garbers Reflects on Dramatic grand slam for Renner

PIERRE,SD… Peyton Garbers did something that most baseball players just dream about. With 2 outs and the bases loaded, trailing 11-8 in their final at-bat, the Renner standout was down 1 and 2 in the count. That’s when he got a good pitch and drove it over the wall in right center for a game-winning walk-off grand slam Wednesday in…

Larchwood and Parkston advance at “B” Amateur tourney

Larchwood and Parkston advance at "B" Amateur tourney

SIOUX FALLS, SD… The State Amateur Baseball Tournament is back in Sioux Falls for the first time since 2013 and Thursday was a busy day in Class “B”. In the early games Parkston and Larchwood both advanced. Brady Nolz twirled a complete game in Parkston’s 3-2 win over Vermillion, striking out 9 along the way. And Larchwood scored the final…

Pierre and Post 22 Advance at State “A” Legion Tournament

Pierre and Post 22 Advance at State "A" Legion Tournament

PIERRE, SD… The defending champs and the 41-time champs both advanced to the winners bracket on Wednesday night in Pierre at the State “A” Legion Baseball Tournament. Rapid City Post 22 got 3 RBI’s from Jack Sorenson and Connor King blasted a grand slam in their 12-1 win over Brookings. And the host team also looked sharp against Yankton with…

Scoreboard Wednesday, August 1st

Scoreboard Wednesday, August 1st

Scoreboard Wednesday, August 1st American League Indians 2, Twins 0 American Association Kansas City 12, Canaries 5 *Hart 3-run HR State Amateur Baseball Class “B” at Sioux Falls Canova 12,Chamberlain 1 *Miller HR, 2 RBI’s/Krier 3 RBI’s Colman 11, Tabor 6 *M. Preheim 4 hits, 4 RBI’s/Stitz 4 hits, RBI’s State “A” Legion Baseball @ Pierre Mitchell 10, Brandon Valley…

Garbers’ Slam Lifts Renner, Mitchell also Advances

Garbers' Slam Lifts Renner, Mitchell also Advancea

PIERRE, SD… The State “A” Legion Baseball Tournament got started Wednesday in Pierre and in the afternoon bracket Mitchell and Renner both advanced. Drew Kitchens and Carson Max had 3 RBI’s as Mitchell scored 8 straight runs afterfalling behind 2-0. Thomas Scholten had 2 RBI’s for Brandon Valley as they rallied back to within 8-6. But Mitchell advanced to the…

CFB: West Lyon Alum Brandon Snyder Transferring from Iowa to SDSU

IOWA CITY, I.A. — Iowa Hawkeye’s Brandon Snyder is planning on transferring to SDSU. The West Lyon alum played in 27 games as a Hawkeye. 26 of them coming when he was a sophomore and junior, but only 1 game as a senior. Snyder recorded an 89-yard touchdown on a pick-6 vs. Illinois, which ties as sixth longest in school history….

CFB: Jacks and Yotes Tabbed for the MVFC Offensive Preseason Team

LOUIS – South Dakota State University quarterback Taryn Christion and kicker Chase Vinatieri were named Tuesday to the 2018 All-Missouri Valley Football Conference Preseason First Team. A senior from Sioux Falls, Christion posted his second consecutive season with 4,000 yards of total offense in 2017, passing for 3,515 yards and gaining another 500 yards on the ground as SDSU reached…

Scoreboard Monday, July 30th

Scores for Monday, July 30, 2018

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  SCOREBOARD FOR MONDAY, JULY 30TH, 2018 MLB Twins 5, Cleveland 4 Legion Baseball State B Tournament @ Redfield, S.D. McCook/Miner 8, Spearfish 7 (*Spearfish Eliminated) Dakota Valley 12, Dell Rapids 2

O’Gorman Alum Cedrick Lang Takes Improbable Path To Minnesota Vikings

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EAGAN, MN  —  Cedrick Lang knows how long the odds are of making an NFL roster. “I’m definitely finding that out.  It’s part of the process.  Some guys get cut four or five times before they stick with a team and you bounce around and it’s not easy on your family, but it’s a process.”  Lang says. When you realize just…

Local Youths Skate With Former Stanley Cup Champion Matt Cullen

IcePlex and Facilites Impress 20-Year NHL Vet

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  Though there’s not a whole lot of ice to skate on in the summer, it’s one of the most important parts of a year for young hockey players to develop.  And several youngsters in Sioux Falls got to spend this afternoon skating with a three-time Stanley Cup champion. 20-year NHL veteran Matt Cullen was at the IcePlex…