Legion Baseball

DAKOTA CLASSIC: Hardhats Rally Past Brookings, Renner Falls To Lee’s Summit

32-Team Tournament Begins

SIOUX FALLS & RENNER, S.D.   —  32 Legion baseball teams from seven states are spread across six sites in and around Sioux Falls for the massive 2019 Dakota Classic Tournament.  Pool play began this afternoon.  The tournament continues Saturday and wraps up with bracket play and a championship at Augustana’s Ronken Field on Sunday. Click on the video viewer for…

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…

BV and SF East Tied When Play Suspended

BV and SF East Tied When Play Suspended

SIOUX FALLS, SD… Mother nature was the winner Tuesday night at Harmodon Park. When the bad weather hit, Brandon Valley and SF East were tied 1-1 in the 4th inning and the game was suspended. It will be completed along with the 2nd game on Thursday at 4:00. Brandon Valley pitcher Cole Hupke made a nice catch of a bunt…

Brookings With A Walkoff While SF West Blasts Off In Lewis & Clark Tournament

Bandits Beat Norfolk 5-4 While West Wins 16-9 Slugfest Over Tabor

YANKTON & VERMILLION, S.D.  —  20 teams in four sites began play in the 18th annual Lewis & Clark Legion Invitational. In Yankton the Brookings Bandits got a walkoff single from Rett Zelensky to defeat Norfolk 5-4. Meanwhile in Vermillion Sioux Falls West defeated Tabor 16-9 led by a five RBI game from Ben Simonsen. Click on the video viewer…

Yankton Wins Kyle Mueller Memorial Tournament

Tournament Raises $2500 For Mueller Family

YANKTON, S.D.  —  The Kyle Mueller Memorial Tournament came to a fitting end. Yankton Post 12 defeated Dell Rapids 6-2 in the championship game of the tournament at Riverside Park in Yankton.  Named in honor of the 28-year old Mueller, who died in an automobile accident in January, played for Yankton and has a brother on this year’s team. The…

Sioux Falls West Doubles Up East

Mason Crow 3-Run Triple Ignites A 6-3 West Win

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  Mason Crow’s 3-run triple in the 4th inning broke a 2-2 tie and ignited Sioux Falls West on their way to a 6-3 victory over city rival Sioux Falls East in Legion Baseball on Sunday night at Harmodon Park. Click on the video viewer for highlights! Categories: High School Sports, Sports Tags: Legion Baseball

Rapid City Post 22 Sweeps Renner

Post 307 Falls in Rapid City 10-0 & 10-3

RAPID CITY, S.D.  —  Renner Post 307 was swept in a doubleheader at defending State Champion Rapid City Post 22, losing 10-0 and 10-3 in Legion baseball action.  Click on the video viewer for highlights! Categories: High School Sports, Sports, Sports Top Story Tags: Legion Baseball

Tabor Rallies Past Vermillion In Kyle Mueller Memorial Classic

Tabor Wins 4-3

YANKTON, S.D.  —  Tabor withstood a rough defensive second inning and overcame a three-run deficit to defeat Vermillion 4-3 in Legion Baseball action at the Kyle Mueller Memorial Classic in Yankton on Saturday afternoon. The tournament is named for the late 28-year old Yankton alum who was killed in an automobile accident in early January.  Proceeds and benefits from the…

Brandon Valley & Kirkeby K’O Harrisburg

BV Wins Legion Game 5-0

BRANDON, S.D.  —  Dylan Kirkeby struck out 13 over six innings of scoreless baseball to lead Brandon Valley to a 5-0 victory over Harrisburg in Legion Baseball action on Friday evening in Brandon.  Click on the video viewer for highlights! Categories: High School Sports, Sports, Sports Top Story Tags: Legion Baseball

Olmstead & Sioux Falls East Blank Rapid City Post 22

Post 15 East Picks Up First Win Of The Season 3-0

RAPID CITY, S.D.  —  Tanner Olmstead struck out five over six innings of shutout baseball to lead Sioux Falls East to their first victory of the season, 3-0, over defending Legion state champion Rapid City Post 22 on Thursday morning.  Click on the video viewer for highlights! Categories: High School Sports, Sports, Sports Top Story Tags: Legion Baseball, Rapid City…

Rapid City Post 22 Dominates Mitchell To Reclaim State Championship

9-0 Victory Secures Hard Hats 42nd State Title

PIERRE, S.D.  —  One year after Mitchell ended their reign as four-time defending state champions, Rapid City Post 22 got revenge and their title back. The Hard Hats scored early and often, dominating the State A Legion Championship game on Sunday afternoon in Pierre 9-0 to claim their 42nd state championship.  Post 22 will head to Dickinson, North Dakota for…

LEGION STATE B-Dell Rapids Beats Groton & Spearfish Rallies Past Dakota Valley

State Tournament Begins In Redfield

REDFIELD, S.D.  —  Eight teams began the State B Legion Baseball Tournament in Redfield today all hoping to be the final team standing with the hardware come championship Tuesday. Click on the video viewer to see highlights from Dell Rapids 7-3 win over Groton and Dakota Valley’s 6-4 defeat against Spearfish! Categories: High School Sports, Sports, Sports Top Story Tags:…

Brandon Valley Beats East Twice To Claim Region 2A Championship

Brandon Valley Wins 5-4 & 12-6

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  Though they were already assured of a trip to the State A Legion Tournament next week in Pierre, Brandon Valley wanted to take some momentum into it. And they certainly will after defeating Sioux Falls East twice to win the Region 2A Championship. 24 hours after losing to East 8-7, Brandon Valley scored two runs in…

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…

SF East advances to State “A” Legion Tourney

SF East advances to State "A" Legion Tourney

SIOUX FALLS, SD… SF East downed Brandon Valley in the winner’s bracket 8-7 Wednesday afternoon at Harmodon Park in Region 2-A. Zach Allendar and Alex Fuhs each had 2 RBI base hits as they built and 8-3 lead. Isiah Chevalier’s 2-run double rallied BV to within a run but that was the final. SF East advances to the title game…

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…

East and Yankton Advance at Region 2-A

East and Yankton Advance at Region 2-A

SIOUX FALLS, SD… SF East and Yankton advanced to the winner’s bracket of the Region 2-A Legiobn baseball tournament at Harmodon Park with wins Tuesday afternoon. East will play again Wednesday afternoon while Yankton had to face top seeded Brandon Valley. East rallied tio beat West 4-3 when Mitchell Tolk’s 2nd RBI single of the game scored Alex Fuhs with…