State “A” Tournament

Christensen, Lundin, RHS and SFC Win State Golf Titles

Christensen, Lundin, RHS and SFC Win State Golf Titles

YANKTON, VERMILLION, SD… Lance Christensen took a 1-shot lead into the final day at the State “A” golf tournament in Vermillion. And all the Little Wound junior did was leave the field behind at The Bluffs, winning the first state title for his school with a 157 total after shooting an 80 in the heavy winds. He went on to…

Yankton’s Krajewski Wins Singles Title, Mitchell Rallies to Win Team at State “A” Tennis

Yankton's Krajewski Wins Singles Title, Mitchell Rallies to Win Team at State "A" Tennis

SIOUX FALLS, SD… Yankton’s Josephine won the State “A” first flight singles title in dramatic fashion 6-2, 4-6, 6-3 over Ella Hancock of RC Christian. And her Gazelles led throughout the tournament in the team competition as Maggie Shaefer won the 2nd flight singles over Mitchell’s Atlanta Stahle 4-6, 6-3, 6-3. But Mitchell’s Olivia Huber rallied to win the #3…

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…

RC Post 22 Eliminates Yankton at State “A” Legion Tourney

RC Post 22 Eliminates Yankton at State "A" Legion Tourney

MITCHELL, SD… Thanks to some stellar defense from both teams the game was 2-0 RC into the 4th inning of an elimination game at the State “A” Legion Baseball tournament in Mitchell on Monday. Owen Feser and Matthew Mors each had great catches for Yankton and Michael Drotzmann was robbed by a diving Blake Weaver. But the Hard Hats broke…

Harrisburg Glad To Make State Legion Tournament

Harrisburg Glad To Make State Legion Tournament

HARRISBURG, SD… The Harrisburg legion team won the wildcard game Tuesday night 8-5 over Brookings to qualify for the final spot in the State “A” Tournament that starts Friday in Mitchell. Harrisburg will play the host team in the first round. But Alex Fink feels his team is playing it’s best baseball down the stretch and he’s excited they get…

Hard Hats the Favorite at State “A” Legion Baseball

Hard Hats the Favorite at State "A" Legion Baseball

MITCHELL, SD… The Hard Hats of Rapid City Post 22 will enter Friday’s State “A” Legion Baseball Tournament as the favorite with a 44-13 record. They have won 5 of the last 6 state titles and 42 overall. A deep and talented pitching staff according to Brandon Valley’s Jeremy Van Heel and Renner’s Jack Van Leur are what makes the…

South Dakota Officials Warn Tournament Travelers

Storm Will Impact Roads

PIERRE, SD – The South Dakota Department of Public Safety is reaching out to people who will be traveling for the state basketball tournaments in Rapid City, Aberdeen and Sioux Falls. They encourage the people who are headed west towards the Rapid City area to be at their destination by Tuesday night. The heavy snow will begin Wednesday morning and will…

Madison, West Central Advance at State “A”

Madison, West Central Advance at State "A"

WATERTOWN, SD… The Madison Bulldogs defied odds when they beat 4th-seeded Lennox to make the State “A” tournament  in Watertown. Thursday they took the floor against the top seeded Belle Fourche Broncs with plenty of confidence and it showed as they advanced to the semi-finals with a 56-42 victory. Nicole Brown led the Bulldogs with 16 points and 20 rebounds….

State A Tournament Recap: Two Teams Remain

Rapid City Post 22 Stunned By Mitchell, Pierre Hangs On vs. Aberdeen

RAPID CITY, S.D. — American Legion Baseball State A Tournament Mitchell 5 vs. Rapid City Post 22 4 (Post 22 Eliminated) Pierre 13 vs. Aberdeen Smittys 9 (Aberdeen Eliminated) State A Championship Pierre vs. Mitchell (Sunday at 2 p.m. MT) Categories: High School Sports, Sports, Sports Top Story Tags: Aberdeen Smittys, American Legion Baseball, MITCHELL, PIERRE, Rapid City Post 22,…

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…

Hamlin upset, Lennox Edges Dells At State “A”

Tanagers pull upset, Orioles edge Quarriers at State "A"

BROOKINGS, SD… It was a great night of basketball at Frost Arena Thursday night. In the first game of the evening session the Tanagers of Vermillion knocked Hamlin from the ranks of the unbeaten with a 49-43 win. Kasey Jensen led the way with 14 points and Lexi Wadsworth had 14 as well for the Chargers. In the final game…