High School Track & Field

Karley Peters Overcomes Nerves & Rises To Big Moments

Parker Senior Is Our Karl's TV & Appliance Athlete of the Week

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  Karley Peters has had a passion for track since she was nine years old. “I like the competitiveness and how, at the end, you make so many different friends through it and everyone roots for the best in each other. That kind of rush of energy, the nerves going through, I like that part, I like…

Future Coyotes Krista Bickley & Karley Peters End Prep Careers On High Note

Each Claims State Titles During Final Day Of State Meet

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  The State Track & Field meet concluded yesterday, wrapping up the brilliant prep careers of a couple of future South Dakota Coyotes. Brandon Valley senior Krista Bickley won the 400 meter dash for the fifth straight time and was also the anchor on a pair of relay champions for the Lynx.  In Class A Parker’s Karley…

Patriots’ Day At State AA Track Meet As Lincoln Sweeps Team Titles

Dominant Run On Track Continues For The Lincoln High Program

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  It was Patriots’ Day at the State AA Track & Field meet on Saturday in Sioux Falls. Again. After losing the team crown to Brandon Valley last year, the Lincoln girls’ reclaimed their crown in 2019 by edging out city rival O’Gorman by two points.  It’s the third title for the Patriot girls in the last…

St. Thomas More Sweeps State A Team Track Titles

Highlights From The 2019 State A Track & Field Meet

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  The St. Thomas More Cavalier track and field programs continued a dominant decade at the State Track meet on Saturday afternoon in Sioux Falls. The Cavalier girls’ claimed their fifth straight team championship (and sixth in the last seven seasons) and the boys’ team followed suit with their second straight tite (fourth in the last five…

Viborg-Hurley Boys Take State B Track Title While Deubrook Girls Three-Peat

2019 State B Track & Field Meet

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  For the third straight year the Deubrook Dolphing girls’ track and field team are the State B Champions. Deubrook wrapped up the title with a first place finish in the final event of Saturday’s championship finale, the 4×400 meter relay, edging out Ipswich for the championship by nine points.  Viborg-Hurley claimed the boys’ team title on…

State Track & Field Meets Begin

Highlights From Opening Day At Three Sites

BRANDON, TEA & SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —   Though Mother Nature got one more shot in with early morning storms delaying the meet for an hour, the SDHSAA State Track & Field meet got off and running on Friday afternoon. Click on the video viewer for highlights from the AA meet in Brandon, the A meet in Tea and the B…

Good Day For Lincoln & Harrisburg At Outdoor Dan Lennon Invitational

Meet Moves Indoors Due To Construction At Dakota Dome

VERMILLION, S.D.  —  The annual Dan Lennon Track & Field Invitational in Vermillion was forced outdoors to the Lillibride Track and Field Complex due to ongoing construction and renovations at the Dakota Dome.  Click on the video viewer for today’s highlights! Categories: High School Sports, Sports, Sports Top Story Tags: Dan Lennon Invitational, High School Track & Field, SDHSAA

STATE AA TRACK-Lincoln Boys Three-Peat While Brandon Valley Dethrones Patriot Girls

Brandon Valley's Braiden Peterson Sweeps Sprints

RAPID CITY, S.D.  —  For the third straight season and fourth time in five years, the Lincoln Patriot boys’ squad has won the State AA Track & Field Championship.  The same could not be said for the Patriots girls.  They were denied a third straight title at the hands of Brandon Valley on Saturday afternoon during the final day of…

STATE A TRACK-St. Thomas More Sweeps Team Titles

SF Christian's Justus Adams Sweeps Hurdles Crowns

RAPID CITY, S.D.  —  One year after seeing Sioux Falls Christian end their run of consecutive State A Track & Field team titles, the St. Thomas More boys’ got revenge against the Chargers, besting them on Saturday afternoon in the final day of the championships to claim their third team crown in four years.  The Cavalier girls made it a…

STATE B TRACK-Freeman Boys Fly To Title As Deubrook Girls Repeat

Dolphin Girls And Ipswich Finish 1-2 For Second Straight Year

RAPID CITY, S.D.  —  At the State B Track & Field Meet in Rapid City the Deubrook girls won their second consecutive team title by nearly 30 points over runner up Ipswich, marking the second straight year those two schools finished one and two.  On the boy’s side it was Freeman edging Viborg Hurley for the title. Click on the…

State Track & Field Begins Out West

Three Classes Combine For Final Day In Rapid City Tomorrow

RAPID CITY, STURGIS & SPEARFISH, S.D.  —  For the first time in three years the South Dakota High School State Track & Field meets belong to the west river. The 2018 meet got underway in three separate locations on Friday afternoon and will combine tomorrow in Rapid City.  Team standings after day one are posted below. Click on the video…

Injury Helped Lincoln’s Brison Find New Gear On Track

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SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  “It feels pretty good! I didn’t think I could do it but guess I did!” Lincoln Junior Collin Brison Says Of His State Track Performance. Being the fastest runner in South Dakota is suprising to Lincoln’s Collin Brison in part because the junior got a late start in track. “Got into sprinting my freshman year. It…

Peters & Parker Excited For Move From Class B To A

Peters Won Class B Track MVP As Sophomore

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  State golf concludes the prep season, and when the track season starts again next year, Parker and star runner Karly Peters will see some new competition. The Phesants will move from Class B to Class A next season, a move this years State MVP is excited for. Categories: High School Sports, Sports, Sports Top Story Tags: High…

Gayville-Volin’s Laura Nelson Talents Music To USD Track’s Ears

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GAYVILLE, S.D.  —  There’s plenty of time think when Laura Nelson is running. “Between distance running and short distance running it’s an amazing combination. Running is so simple yet at the same time it’s largely complex.” Nelson says. So it doesn’t hurt to have a tune in her head! “I get real excited when I hear a symphonic band play….

Patriot Track & Cross Country Dominate In South Dakota

Lincoln Track And Cross Country Teams Sweep Titles

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  For the second straight year the finale of the State Track Meet was Patriots Day. Both Lincoln teams won AA Championships and reached some rarefied air.  The Patriots became just the second program to repeat as both boys and girls team champions in state history. Add in the two cross country titles the Lincoln boys and girls…

STATE AA TRACK-Another Patriots Day As Both Lincoln Teams Repeat

Patriots Sweep Team Titles For Second Straight Year

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  For the second straight year the final day of the South Dakota State AA Track & Field Meet was Patriots Day. Both the Lincoln girls and boys track teams won the team championships marking the second consecutive year the school has swept the team titles.  The Patriots’ Colin Brison was the Track MVP while Lincoln’s Ryley…

STATE A TRACK-Sioux Falls Christian Boys Win Crown While Madison & St. Thomas More Girls Share It

Winner's Cameron Kuil Takes Track MVP Award

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  One school won it’s first state title in nearly a decade while two schools made unusual history at the State A Track & Field Championship in Sioux Falls on Saturday afternoon. The Sioux Falls Christian Chargers boy’s track team won the State A Team Championship for the first time since 2008.  Meanwhile a controversial disqualification of…

STATE B TRACK-Deubrook Girls End Ipswich Reign, Chester Boys Reign

Parker's Karley Peters Wins MVP

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  Ipswich reign as girl’s State B Track & Field Champion is over after five consecutive titles. Deubrook had balance throughout the meet and scored 78 points to capture their first state title.  On the boy’s side it was Chester capturing their first state title (third overall) since 1988. Parker’s Karley Peters was named the Class B…