High School Softball

West Central Sweeps Vermillion To Claim Fourth Straight State B Softball Championship

Seventh Title Since 2012 And Third Straight Over Tanagers

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  The West Central Trojans defeated the Vermillion Tanagers twice on Sunday afternoon to claim the State B Softball championship, defeating the Tanagers 8-0 and 16-4.  It’s the Trojans fourth consecutive state title, the third straight at Vermillion’s expense, and seventh championship since 2012. Click on the video viewer for highlights! Categories: High School Sports, Sports, Sports…

Hard Work Pays Off With Lincoln Softball’s First State Title Since 2007

Patriots Lost One Game All Season

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  The Lincoln softball team completed a nearly flawless 2019 season by winning the state championship over Roosevelt 10-2 last night at Sherman Park. It’s their first state title since 2007.  The Patriots had some pretty lean years in between champions, and for Patriot star and SDSU bound recruit Emma Osmundson, it was the payoff for years…

Patriots Finish Near Perfect Season With State Championship Win Over Roosevelt

Lincoln Wins State A Title 10-2

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  After suffering their first loss of the season during the regular season finale on Monday, the Lincoln Patriot softball team stormed through the State A Tournament, capturing the championship over Roosevelt 10-2 on Saturday evening at Sherman Park. Click on the video viewer for highlights! Categories: High School Sports, Sports Tags: High School Softball, Lincoln Patriots

O’Gorman Hands Lincoln Softball First Loss Of The Season

Knights Rally To Winning Opener Of Doubleheader Before Falling In Nightcap

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  The Lincoln Patriot softball team will not have a chance to complete a perfect season when the South Dakota State Softball Tournament begins Friday at Sherman Park in Sioux Falls. In the first game of the final doubleheader of the regular season the O’Gorman Knights scored three times in the fifth inning to upend the unbeaten…

Sioux Falls Steel Roll To Northern National Championship

Steel Win Three Times On Saturday To Complete Perfect Tournament Run

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  The Sioux Falls Steel ended a dominant summer the same way they started it. With a championship. The Ringneck and state champions won three times on Saturday to complete a perfect run to win the Northern National Championship, defeating the SE Flyers (Minnesota) 15-3 in the championship game.  Click on the video viewers for today’s highlights!…

Sioux Falls Steel Defeat Fury To Complete Dominant State Championship Run

Steel Win Title Game 9-0

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  One week after winning the Ringneck Invitational the Sioux Falls Steel kept rolling at the South Dakota State Softball Tournament on Sunday, defeating the Sioux Falls Fury 9-0 in the title game of the 18U division.  The Steel outscored opponents 29-3 in three victories. Click on the video viewer for highlights! Categories: High School Sports, Sports,…

FAST AND THE FURYious: Sioux Falls Edges Yankton In State Softball Opener

SF Fury beat Yankton Fury 2-1

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  191 teams in four different age divisions began play in the South Dakota State Fastpitch Softball Tournament at Sherman Park in Sioux Falls on Friday evening.  The tournament continues tomorrow and concludes with championships Sunday. Click on the video viewer for highlights from the 18U tournament and the Sioux Falls Fury’s 2-1 win over the Yankton…

Sioux Falls Steel Win 18U Title At Ringneck Softball Tournament

Pair Of Homeruns From Gracey Brink Leads Steel To 8-1 Win In Title Game

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  Gracey Brink hit a pair of homeruns to lead the Sioux Falls Steel to an 8-1 victory over the Nebraska Nemesis in the 18U Championship game of the 42nd Ringneck Softball Invitational on Sunday night in Sioux Falls. The victory completed a perfect 7-0 run through the tournament. Click on the video viewer for highlights! One…

Edgerton/Southwest Christian Wins Minnesota State A Softball Title

Defeat Badger-Greenbush/Middle River 4-1

MANKATO, MN  —  After a pair of runner-up finishes, the Edgerton/Southwest Christian softball team is finally back on top of Minnesota State A Softball for the first time since 2016, as they defeated Badger-Greenbush/Middle River 4-1 on Friday afternoon in Mankato. Click on the video viewer to see highlights courtesy prepspotlight.tv. Categories: High School Sports, Sports, Sports Top Story Tags:…

HIGHLIGHTS: Cheyanne Masterson’s 2 Homers Leads West Central to State ‘B’ Title

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — The State ‘B’ Softball Tournament concluded on Sunday. Click the video box for highlights of the semifinal game between Sturgis and Vermillion plus the Championship game between Vermillion and West Central. Categories: High School Sports, Sports, Sports Top Story Tags: High School Softball, state softball tournament, Sturgis Scoopers, Vermillion Tanagers, West Central Trojans

Lincoln Sweeps Doubleheader With O’Gorman

Patriots Win 9-3 & 9-0

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  One night before their football teams meet at Howard Wood Field, Lincoln High School’s softball team swept a doubleheader with O’Gorman, winning 9-3 and 9-0 on Thursday night.  Click on the video viewer for highlights! Categories: High School Sports, Sports Tags: High School Softball, Lincoln Patriots, O’Gorman Knights

Sioux Falls Steel Win 16U State Championship

Defeat South Dakota Gold 11-3

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  The Sioux Falls Steel scored 10 unanswered runs to win the 16U South Dakota State Fastpitch Championship 11-3 over the South Dakota Gold on Sunday afternoon at Sherman Park in Sioux Falls.  Click on the video viewer for highlights! Categories: High School Sports, Sports, Sports Top Story Tags: High School Softball

Brookings Outlaws Outlast South Dakota Gold

Brookings Wins 7-5 At State Fastpitch Softball Tournament

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  On day two of the South Dakota State Fastpitch Softball Tournament the Brookings Outlaws scored three late runs to top the South Dakota Gold 7-5 on Saturday afternoon in Sioux Falls.  Click on the video viewer for highlights! Categories: High School Sports, Sports, Sports Top Story Tags: High School Softball

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…

Osmundson’s Inside-The-Park Homer Helps Steel Win

Sioux Falls Beats MVSA 5-3 In 16U Play At The Ringneck

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  Emma Osmundson hit a tie-breaking inside-the-park homerun in the fourth inning to lead the Sioux Falls Steel to a 5-3 victory over MVSA in the 16U Division at the Ringneck Softball Tournament at Sherman Park in Sioux Falls on Saturday afternoon.  Click on the video viewer for highlights! Categories: High School Sports, Sports, Sports Top Story…

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…

Late “Knight” Magic At State Softball

O'Gorman Wins Title At 1 AM Sunday Morning

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  In a week where nine prep championships were won in four different sports, perhaps the most thrilling and certainly the latest finish of the weekend came courtesy the State A Softball Tournament! Forced to play every game in the tournament on Saturday after Friday’s rainout, the decisive championship game between O’Gorman and Brandon Valley didn’t start…