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Scoreboard Monday, May 8th

Scoreboard Monday, May 8th

Scoreboard Monday, May 8th NAHL Playoffs Central Dvision Championship (Game #5 in Best of 5) Aberdeen Wings 1, Minnesota Wilderness 0 *Overtime/Colin Raver GW Goal *Wild win series 3-2, advance to Robertson Cup Final Four! Women’s Golf Super Region 3-Day 1 @ Minnehaha CC 1st- Missouri Western    308 2nd-Arkansas Tech         309 3rd-Northeastern State  311 4th-Henderson State…

Wenninger & Jackrabbits Walkoff Western Illinois

Luverne Native Delivers Winning Hit In 8-7 SDSU Victory

BROOKINGS, S.D. – Skyler Wenninger lined a single to center field with two outs in the bottom of the ninth to drive in Landon Badger with the winning run as the South Dakota State baseball team recovered for an 8-7 victory over Western Illinois Sunday afternoon at Erv Huether Field. With the series-clinching win in the three-game Summit League set,…

Western Edges SDSU Softball In Home Finale

Two Teams Will Meet Again In Summit League Tournament Wednesday In Fargo

South Dakota State softball wrapped up its regular season with a hard-fought loss at home Sunday to Western Illinois, falling 3-2. The Jackrabbits are 19-34 (6-12 Summit League) and will advance to The Summit League Tournament. Ashlyn Bender started and tossed four scoreless, scattering five hits with a strikeout before Madison Hope (2-9) entered to start the fifth. Hope allowed…

Canaries Hope New Mike Meyer Era Has A Familiar Championship Feel

Ex-Pitching Coach Takes Over

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  It remains to be seen whether or not the Sioux Falls Canaries will end a string of six straight losing seasons. At the very least, new manager Mike Meyer promises that they’ll be entertaining win or lose. The Birds practiced today at the Birdcage in advance of tomorrow night’s 6:00 PM exhibition opener in Yankton against…

Trey Dickerson Transferring From USD To Georgetown

Former Coyote To Play For Ex-NBA Star Patrick Ewing

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  Former Coyote Trey Dickerson has found the fifth school he will attend next season, and he’s going to play for an NBA Hall of Famer.  Dickerson announced via Twitter this afternoon that he will attend Georgetown University and play for new head coach Patrick Ewing. Thanking the man upstairs for all the blessings. Georgetown Hoyas Commit…

Augustana Takes #2 Seed Into NSIC Baseball Tournament

Vikings Likely Need To Win Tournament To Get Into Central Regional

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  It’s time for the Augustana baseball team to begin their postseason run, one the Vikings hope doesn’t begin and end in St. Cloud at the NSIC Tournament. Augie goes into the tournament with plenty of momentum after splitting their final four games with 11th ranked Mankato.  The Vikings will be the #2 seed when postseason play…

More Player Of The Year Honors For Myah Selland & Matt Cartwright

Named Miss & Mr. Basketball South Dakota

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  Back in March, O’Gorman head coach Derek Robey predicted that his star guard, Matt Cartwright, would win the Mr. Basketball Player of the Year Award. Apparently you can add “prophet” to Robey’s coaching title at OG because today Matt Cartwright was named Hansen-Anderson Mr. Basketball South Dakota while Sanborn Central Woonsocket’s Myah Selland took home the…

Scoreboard Saturday, May 6th

Scores for Saturday, May 6, 2017

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  SCORES FOR SATURDAY, MAY 6TH, 2017 MLB Boston 10, Twins 1 IFL Storm 62, Spokane 32 NAHL Robertson Cup Playoffs Central Division Finals-Game 4 Aberdeen 5, Minnesota 2 (*Series Tied 2-2) College Baseball SDSU 18, Western Illinois 8 Augustana 6, MSU-Mankato 5 MSU-Mankato 8, Augustana 3 Wayne State 4, Sioux Falls 3 Wayne State 11, Sioux…

Storm Bring Down The Empire For 67th Straight Home Win

Sioux Falls Bounces Back From Last Week's Loss With 62-32 Victory

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  The Sioux Falls Storm faced the possibility of losing consecutive games for the first time since 2009. Instead the Storm continued a home win streak that dates back to 2010. Sioux Falls used a massive second half to defeat the visiting Spokane Empire 62-32 on Saturday night in Sioux Falls in a rematch of last year’s…

Vikings And Mavericks Split In Season Finale

Augustana Wins Opener 6-5 Before Falling 8-3

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Augustana baseball (35-20, 29-11 NSIC) concluded the 2017 regular season on Saturday against No. 11 Minnesota State. The Vikings defeated the Mavericks in game one 6-5 after successfully completing a safety squeeze in the sixth inning but fell in game two 8-3.   Game One The Vikings fell behind early in the first inning after MSU…

Wayne State Ends Sioux Falls NSIC Tournament Hopes With Sweeps

Cougars Drop Final Games Of The Year 4-3 & 11-10

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  –In a season of close calls, the University of Sioux Falls Baseball Team (19-31, 16-24 NSIC) had their NSIC postseason tournament hopes end with a pair of heart-breaking one run setbacks to Wayne State (28-22, 23-15 NSIC) on a sun-filled Saturday afternoon at the Birdcage. The Cougars, which fell to 7-8 in one-run affairs this season, lost…

Jacks Bats Explode To Even Series With Leathernecks

SDSU With Season High In Runs In 18-8 Win

BROOKINGS, S.D. – South Dakota State scored at least three runs in four different innings en route to posting a season high for scoring in a an 18-8 victory over Western Illinois in a Summit League baseball game Saturday afternoon at Erv Huether Field. The game was called by the 10-run rule in the eighth inning. With the win, the…

Relays Day One Recap

Highlights of the two Special Event races at Howard Wood

It was a glorious day for the Howard Wood Dakota Relays Friday in Sioux Falls. And the huge crowd was treated to a pair of exciting Special Events. Lincoln Jasmyne Cooper won the Girls 800 M in a time of 2:12.14. And Eden Prairie’s Denzel Brown showed why the 200 M is his favorite race by breaking the meet record…

Wings Clipped In Game 3 At The Odde

Wings Clipped In Game 3 At The Odde

The Aberdeen Wings had stolen home ice advantage in the NAHL’s Central Division championship series. But Friday night at The Odde they have it back as the Minnesota Wilderness scored in the opening second when Nick Altmann scored the first of his two goals in a 4-1 victory… Colin Raver scored late, but the Wings fell in an early hole…