High School Football

FIVE TIMES A CHAMPION! West Lyon Vanquishes Van Meter For 1A Title

Wildcats Win Fifth State Title 50-14

CEDAR FALLS, IA  —  One week after dethroning defending 1A champion West Sioux 26-21 in a state semifinal that felt more like a championship game, the West Lyon Wildcats left no doubt against the unbeaten Van Meter Bulldogs when the title actually was on the line. Behind 165 total yards and three touchdowns from Logan Meyer the Wildcats hammered Van…

GRIDIRON GREATNESS-Week 12 SEASON FINALE (11-17-19)!

Best Sights, Sounds & Moments From Championship Week In Prep & College Football!

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  The Bell Tolls for South Dakota prep football champions in the season finale of Gridiron Greatness! Click on the video viewer to re-live some of the best sights, sounds and moments from championship week as well as college and prep football throughout South Dakota, Northwest Iowa & Southwest Minnesota! Categories: College Sports, Colleges – Augustana, Colleges…

Late Pierz Touchdown Ends Jackson County Central’s Season

Huskies Fall 20-14 In Minnesota AAA Semifinals

MINNEAPOLIS, MN  —  Peter Schommer’s 48-yard touchdown pass to Michael Leidenfrost with 1:19 left was the difference in Pierz’s 20-14 victory over Jackson County Central in the Minnesota AAA State Semifinals at US Bank Stadium on Saturday. The Huskies, who suffered their first loss of the season, had opened up a 14-0 lead after a quarter before seeing Pierz slowly…

West Lyon Dethrones Defending Champion West Sioux In Iowa Semifinals

Wildcats Heading To 1A Championship After 26-21 Win

CEDAR FALLS, IA  —  Logan Meyer’s touchdown run with a little over a minute lifted the West Lyon Wildcats over defending 1A State Champion West Sioux 26-21 in the Iowa State Semifinals on Saturday afternoon at the UNI Dome in Cedar Falls.  Click on the video viewer for highlights! Categories: High School Sports, Sports, Sports Top Story

O’Gorman Claims First State Football Title Since 2005

Knights Beat Brandon Valley 21-16

BROOKINGS, S.D.  —  Last night O’Gorman brought the South Dakota high school football season to a stunning close, beating Brandon Valley 21-16 to claim the 11AAA championship.  The Knights won their first state title since 2005 by upending the defending champion Lynx, who beat them 40-16 back in September. Click on the video viewer to hear from them! Categories: High…

FOOTBALL FRIDAY-SEASON FINALE (11-8-19)!

Highlights, Scores & Fun From Prep Football In South Dakota, Northwest Iowa & Southwest Minnesota!

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  The 2019 season finale of KDLT’s Football Friday is packed with playoff action from three states! Click on the video viewer for all the scores, highlights and FUN from Week 11 of high school football in South Dakota, Northwest Iowa & Southwest Minnesota featuring highlights from: -O’Gorman @ Roosevelt -Washington @ Brandon Valley -Huron @ Brookings…

Pipestone Rallies Past Redwood Valley To Win Section 3AA Championship

Arrows Return To State With 26-21 Win

MARSHALL, MN  —  Though Redwood Valley won their regular season meeting 33-6, past playoff history suggested their Section 3AA Championship game would be much closer.  The Arrows and Cardinals had met in the section playoffs in each of the last three years with all three games decided by three points or less. And history did indeed repeat itself on Friday…

West Sioux Puts On A Show In Playoff Opener With Matt Campbell In Attendance

Iowa State Coach Sees Prized Recruit Hunter Dekkers Lead 42-7 Victory Over Underwood

HAWARDEN, IA  —  Iowa State football head coach Matt Campbell made the 218 mile trek from Ames to Hawarden to watch his prize recruit, West Sioux quarterback Hunter Dekkers. Chances are he liked what he saw in the Falcons 42-7 victory over Underwood in the first round of Iowa’s 1A State Football Playoffs. Dekkers passed for 335 yards and two…

Stoesz Powers Mountain Lake Past Hills-Beaver Creek In Section Final

Wolverines End Patriots Season For Third Straight Year, Win 28-6

MARSHALL, MN  —  For the third straight year Mountain Lake has put an end to Hills-Beaver Creek’s season. Abraham Stoesz ran for three touchdowns and picked off a pass on defense to lead the Wolverines to a 28-6 win in the Minnesota 9-Man Section 3 Championship. This is also the third time in four years that the  Patriots have lost…

BOLD Blanks Canby In Section 3A Championship

Lancers Fall 21-0

MARSHALL, MN  —  Despite holding the unbeaten BOLD Warrior offense in check, Canby couldn’t get anything going themselves in the Minnesota Section 3A Championship, falling 21-0 on Friday afternoon in Marshall.  Click on the video viewer for highlights! CORRECTION-In the show we stated that BOLD had won three consecutive section titles entering the game.  They had only one last year’s…

FOOTBALL FRIDAY (On Thursday!)-Week 10 PLAYOFFS!

Highlights From 13 Postseason Games In South Dakota!

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  After four classes began their playoff pushes last week, South Dakota’s largest schools opened postseason play on Halloween, with some higher seeds finding out that their championship dreams were merely tricks! Click on the video viewer for all the results and FUN featuring (a lucky) 13 playoff games: -Watertown @ Roosevelt -Washington @ Lincoln -RC Stevens…

Tea Has Experience To Defend Their State Title

Titans Open Playoffs With Tri-Valley

TEA, S.D.  —  The Class 11A playoffs look wide open, with defending champion Tea a threat to win their second consecutive title as they open the playoffs with Tri-Valley. Though they lost a one point heartbreaker last week at Dell Rapids, the Titans have plenty of experience making postseason runs, reaching the championship in each of the last two years. …

West Lyon Rips Western Christian To Force Three-Way Tie For District Title

Wildcats Win 35-0

INWOOD, IA  —  West Lyon has forced a three-way tie for the Class 1A District 1 title, and may create a mess in the Iowa State Playoff picture. The Wildcats throttled previously unbeaten Western Christian 35-0 on Friday night in the regular season finale.  With the victory the Wildcats, Wolfpack and West Sioux all finish at 4-1 in the district. …

FOOTBALL FRIDAY-Week 9 (10-24-19)

Highlights, Scores & Fun From The Week In South Dakota Prep Football!

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  It’s playoff time for some and the end of the regular season for others in Week 9 of Football Friday!  Click on the video viewer for all the results and FUN from South Dakota prep football featuring highlights from 12 games: -Washington @ Roosevelt -RC Central @ Lincoln -RC Stevens @ Brandon Valley -Harrisburg @ O’Gorman…

More History For West Sioux’s Hunter Dekkers

Iowa State Recruit Now State's All-Time Passing Yards Leader

HAWARDEN, IA  —  In Iowa prep sports, West Sioux’s Hunter Dekkers made more history Friday night. During the Falcons 35-28 win over West Lyon the Iowa State commit became the state’s all time leader for prep passing yards, currently at 9,237 for his career.  He’s already the state record holder for career touchdown passes with 121. Categories: High School Sports,…

FOOTBALL FRIDAY-Week 7 (10-11-19)

Highlights, Scores & FUN from Prep Pigskin In South Dakota, Southwest Minnesota & Northwest Iowa!

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  Warm up on the coldest Football Friday of 2019 with some great prep highlights from across South Dakota and Minnesota!  Click on the video viewer for all the results and FUN from week seven featuring highlights from: -Harrisburg @ Lincoln -Washington @ Brandon Valley -SF Christian @ Tea -Milbank @ Dell Rapids -Canton @ Tri-Valley -Garretson…