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Post 8 Loses a Pair of Games in Brookings

  BROOKINGS, S.D. – The Pierre Post 8 American Legion baseball team saw their losing streak reach 3 as they were swept in a doubleheader at Brookings yesterday.  Post 8 lost the first game 16-6 and then were beaten in the nightcap 8-5 by the Bandits.  The losses bring Pierre’s record to 10-13 on...
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DSU’s Coy Earns Academic All American Honors

  TOWSON, Md. – Senior Andy Coy of Dakota State University was selected to the 2013 Capital One Academic All-American College Division men’s cross country and track & field first team earlier this week. Coy majors in Biology with a 3.96 GPA, hailing from Hill City.  It was Coy’s second consecutive year that he...
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Pierre U16 Softball New Equipment

  PIERRE, S.D. – The Pierre Pride U16 fastpitch Oahe JO softball team was awarded a Healthy Communities/Healthy Youth Turner Grant to help purchase some much needed equipment this year. Thanks to the grant that was awarded, the team was able to purchase a new set of catcher’s gear and six batting helmets. The...
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SDSU Wins Initial South Dakota Showdown

  SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – South Dakota Corn Utilization officials announced Tuesday that South Dakota State University has won the inaugural “South Dakota Showdown Series” – the yearlong collegiate athletics and academic competition between SDSU and the University of South Dakota.  The Jackrabbits earned one Showdown point for the following wins: soccer (W) Oct....
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Tuesday Scoreboard

American Association Baseball Grand Prairie Air Hogs 6, Sioux Falls Canaries 4 American Legion Baseball Sioux Falls West 8, Yankton 1 Yankton 3, Sioux Falls West 2 Watertown 10, Sioux Falls East 1 Sioux Falls East 9, Watertown 7 Brookings 7, Sioux Falls Post 307 2 Mitchell 2, Brandon Valley 0 Mitchell 14, Aberdeen...
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Rattlers Return to Win Column

  PIERRE, S.D. – The Pierre Rattlers amateur baseall team returned to their winning ways Tuesday night as they downed Four Corners 8 to 4 in a game at Hyde Stadium.  Allen Goodman continued his hot hitting with 3 hits including a home run and triple and 3 RBI’s.  Ryan Yackley had a triple...
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Pierre Pride U16 Softball Goes 0-4 in Games at Mitchell Tournament

  PIERRE, S.D. – It was a Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde weekend for the Pierre Pride 16U team at the Lowell Rang Memorial tournament in Mitchell. After managing just two hits in the first two games, the Pride bats came to life with 14 hits over the final two games of the tourney,...
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Augustana Pitcher Signs Contract with Cleveland Indians

  SIOUX FALLS, SD -  Augustana sophomore Jordan Milbrath has signed with the Cleveland Indians and will forego his junior and senior seasons, the Major League Baseball Club announced today. Milbrath has been assigned to the AZL Indians of the Arizona Rookie League in Goodyear, Ariz.  He is the sixth player from Augustana to...
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Coach of the Year Awards from South Dakota High School Coaches Association

  BROOKINGS, S.D. – The South Dakota High School Coaches Association has named their recipients of the spring coaching awards for South Dakota High School Athletics.  Tyler Hockett of Parkston was named the Girls High School Golf Coach of the Year.  Garretson’s Kari Stoltenberg is the Boys Golf Coach of the Year.  Scott Ewald...
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Former Skyforce Coach to be Head Coach of NBA’s Grizzlies

  ST. PAUL, Minn.(AP)  – The Memphis Grizzlies have reached an agreement in principle with Dave Joerger to elevate the assistant to the position of head coach, ESPN reported Monday night.  Joerger is a former Sioux Falls Skyforce coached who guided Sioux Falls to a CBA title in 2005.  Joerger, who has spent the...
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