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Renner Remains Unbeaten, Advances to State “A” Championship

Renner Remains Unbeaten, Advances to State "A" Championship

MITCHELL, SD… The Renner Royals turned 3 double plays Monday night and went on to beat Brandon Valley 4-1 to advance to Tuesday’s championship against RC Post 22. And the Royals are unbeaten so they only have to win 1 game. Sam Breit pitched a complete game 7-hitter for Renner. Nik Hoekstra had an RBI triple that increased the lead…

SF West Edges Brandon Valley 5-4 in Legion Baseball

SF West Edges Brandon Valley 5-4 in Legion Baseball

BRANDON, SD… They were supposed to play a doubleheader at Harmodon Park, but the heavy rains Thursday morning moved the team to Brandon where they play a 9 inning game. And West, playing as the home team, came away with a 5-4 win behind the solid pitching of Mason Crow.  Joe Kolbeck’s RBI triple put BV up early, but West…

Brandon Valley Beats SF East in Extras in Completion of Suspended Game

Brandon Valley Beats SF East in Extras in Completion of Suspended Game

SIOUX FALLS, SD… They finished up Tuesday’s game on Thursday at Harmodon Park and it took extra innings. Thomas Scholten broke the 1-1 tie with a solo HR, but SF East rallied to send the game to extra innings tied at 3. It was Scholten again with a big RBI single in the 9th inning and the floodgates opened as…

Brandon Teen Honored as Hero

BRANDON, S.D.-An emotional day of learning for students at Brandon Valley High School. The parents of a student who lost her life to a rare brain disease were honored at halftime of a basketball game and during a student assembly. That’s because they followed their daughter’s wishes to become an organ donor. Brandon Valley High School is honoring one of…

Brandon Valley Hockey Teams Win $30,000 for Rink Upgrades

BRANDON, S.D. — Hockey season is right around the corner and teams in Brandon are getting some brand new upgrades. The Brandon Valley hockey team was in the running for the Kraft Hockeyville contest earlier this year. They didn’t win, but they came in second. The Ice Cats were awarded $30,000 in rink upgrades plus another $10,000 in player equipment from…

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…

Brandon Valley advances to State “A” with win over Yankton

Brandon Valley advances to State "A" with win over Yankton

SIOUX FALLS, SD… The Brandon Valley legion team punched it’s ticket to the State “A” tournament  in Pierre with a 5-1 win over Yankton Wednesday night at Harmodon Park in the Region 2-A tournament. Isaac Buteyn had the key hit delivering 2 runs to back strong pitching by Dayne Peyton in the win. BV and SF East will play for…

Brandon Valley has bats booming against Yankton

Brandon Valley has bats booming against Yankton

SIOUX FALLS, SD… Brandon Valley jumped out to a quick lead Tuesday night at Harmodon Park and went on to beat Yankton 11-1 in the Region 2-A tournament. Connor Knecht tripled in the first inning wiping the bases clean and it was all BV after that. Joe Kolbeck’s 2-run double in the 2nd increased the lead to 5-0 and Isiah…

Gulbranson leads West past Brandon Valley 8-7

Gulbranson leads West past Brandon Valley 8-7

SIOUX FALLS, SD… One night after losing to SF East 7-4, SF West hosted Brandon Valley at Harmodon Park and picked up an exciting 8-7 victory. Grady Gulbranson had a 2-run triple and 3 RBI’s in the game. Mason Ohnstad 2 RBI’s for West. Joe Kolbeck doubled and triple and had 3 RBI’s for Brandon Valley. Categories: High School Sports,…

Petersen is Hard to Catch in Track and Football

Petersen is Hard to Catch in Track and Football

  BRANDON, SD… Contrary to popular belief, Braiden Petersen proves that sometimes it’s good to be at the head of the line. “All the way through elementary school I’d always been kind of quick. I wouldn’t say I was fast but I’d always be front of the line in gym class and stuff like that. And then as the year’s progressed…

HIGHLIGHTS: Brandon Valley Tops Sioux Falls East 11-7

BRANDON VALLEY, S.D. — Legion baseball is back in action after many area teams were in Omaha for College World Series tournaments last week. It was a battle between Sioux Falls East and Brandon Valley Tuesday night. Click the video box for highlights. Categories: High School Sports, Sports, Sports Top Story Tags: Brandon Valley, Legion Baseball, Sioux Falls East

Students Remember Retired Brandon Valley Teacher Killed in Triple Murder-Suicide

BRANDON, S.D. – The Brandon, South Dakota community is remembering 70-year-old Dan Murphy. Police in Maryland say he was the victim of a triple murder-suicide on Monday. Murphy was an employee in the Brandon Valley School District from 1969 to 2004. This news comes on Teacher Appreciation Week. KDLT’s Allison Royal takes us to Brandon where students are remembering one…

State A Tournament Narrowing Down Competitors

Wrap-Up Of Friday American Legion Baseball Action

American Legion Baseball State A Tournament Mitchell 8 vs. Brandon Valley 5 (BV Eliminated) Aberdeen 8 vs. Renner 7 (Renner Eliminated) Pierre 10 vs. Rapid City Post 22 3 Saturday, July 29 Match-ups Mitchell vs. Rapid City Post 22 Aberdeen vs. Pierre Categories: High School Sports, Sports, Sports Top Story Tags: Aberdeen Smittys, American Legion Baseball, Brandon Valley, MITCHELL, PIERRE, Rapid…

Brandon Valley and Renner both advance at State “A” Legion tournament

Brandon Valley and Renner both advance at State "A" Legion tournament

Brandon Valley and Renner both advanced to the winner’s bracket at the State A Legion Baseball tournament that started Wednesday in Rapid City. Aberdeen took an early 2-0 lead but Brandon Valley rallied back to win as Payton Livingston blasted a solo home run. And Renner’s Spencer Koelewyn was dominant with 13 strikeouts as the Royals beat Mitchell 5-2 to…

Brandon Valley Rallies For 2A Title

Lynx Score Four Runs In The Top of the Ninth To Steal The Win

HARRISBURG, S.D. — Brandon Valley Post 131 rallied in the final frame versus Sioux Falls West, 9-7, to win the American Legion Baseball Region 2A Title. The Lynx got off to a quick start, scoring one run in the first inning thanks to a Wilson Kolbeck single. Brandon Valley would go ahead as much as 4-0 in the first few…

Brandon Valley Clinches Spot In State Tourney

Meyer, Livingston Lead Lynx To 2A Title Game

HARRISBURG, S.D. — Brandon Valley defeated Sioux Falls East, 8-2, Wednesday afternoon to clinch a spot in Region 2A championship and a spot in the legion baseball state tournament. The Lynx took a 3-0 lead through three innings and that was all that was needed for starting pitcher Payton Livingston. Livingston went seven innings, allowed only one earned run and…

Brandon Valley Advances at Region 2-A

Brandon Valley Advances at Region 2-A

Brandon Valley looked very impressive Tuesday in Region 2-A with a 9-4 win over Sioux Falls West. Ryan Meyer’s 2-run double in the 2nd inning gave Mitchell Hoover plenty of room to work with in the win. Brandon Valley will face Sioux Falls East Wednesday at 11:00 in Harrisburg. The winner of that game guarantees itself a spot in the…