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USD Pole Vaulters Qualify for Olympic Trials

VERMILLION, S.D. – - University of South Dakota track and field athletes Bethany Buell and Emily Grove have qualified for the U.S. Olympic Trials in the pole vault and will compete in the qualifying round starting Friday in Eugene, Ore. It is the first trip to the trials for both Coyote standouts.  The two...
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13-14 Gray Sox Teeners Sweep Doubleheader

   PIERRE, S.D. – The Pierre Gray Sox 13-14 Tenner Baseball team topped Aberdeen Black twice Thursday in Pierre. T he Grays won 13-12 with a seventh-inning rally in the opener and posted a 13-6 victory to complete the sweep.   The 13/14 doubleheader scheduled for tonight at Hyde Stadium between the Post 8 Gray Sox and Mitchell...
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Pierre White Sox Sweep Doubleheader from Philip in Teener Action

   PIERRE, S.D. – The Pierre 15-16 Teeners White Sox turned aside Philip last night in a doubleheader at Hyde Stadium. Pierre won the opener 13-12 in the bottom of the final seventh inning, after Bennett Eisenbeisz doubled to drive in two runs and tie the score at 10 in the sixth. Justin Berheim...
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Former Jackrabbit One Step from Major Leagues

  ROCHESTER, N.Y. — Former South Dakota State University pitcher Caleb Thielbar was recently promoted by the Minnesota Twins to their Triple-A affiliate Rochester Red Wings, putting the left-hander one step away from the majors. Thielbar began the 2012 season in A-ball with Fort Myers of the Florida State League, where was turned in...
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Two USD Athletes Earn Summit League Post Season Honors

   VERMILLION, S.D. – University of South Dakota track and field athletes Bethany Buell and Alexa Duling have been named the 2012 Summit League Women’s Outdoor Track and Field Athletes of the Year, the league announced on Wednesday. The honors, which are voted on by the league’s coaches, are the highest individual honor a...
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Post 8 Rained Out in Rapid City

RAPID CITY, S.D. – A early afternoon thunderstorm in Rapid City forced cancellation of the Pierre Post 8 and Rapid City Post 22 Baseball doubleheader last night in Rapid City.  The Pierre bus was almost to Wall when they got the call about 2:30 pm yesterday afternoon so they turned around and came back...
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Update: Post 8 to Take on Rapid City Post 22 Tonight

This game has been cancelled due to rain. No make-up date has been set. PIERRE, S.D. – The Pierre Post 8 American Legion Baseball team travels to Rapid City for it’s last regular season meeting with Rapid City Post 22 at Fitzgerald Stadium.  Post 22 swept a doubleheader from Pierre on Memorial Day.  Pierre...
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AP Source: Harvin Request Trade from Vikings

  EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) – Star receiver Percy Harvin is voicing some frustrations with the Minnesota Vikings at the team’s first day of a mandatory minicamp.   After a morning walkthrough practice Tuesday, Harvin told reporters that he hasn’t “been real happy lately” and that a lot of things need to be sorted out...
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Rattlers Drop an 11 inning Contest to Wessington Springs

  WESSINGTON SPRINGS, S.D. – The Pierre Rattlers amatuer baseball team could not hold a lead and dropped a 7-6 verdict to Wessington Springs in 11 innings last night in Wessington Springs.  Adam Spoehr led the Pierre offense with 4 hits on the night including a Home Run and 3 RBI’s.  Harry Decker had...
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Pierre Moves up to 3rd in Amatuer Baseball Ratings

  WATERTOWN, S.D. – Brandon Valley has taken over the top spot in Class A in this week’s state amateur baseball rankings,  it was announced Tuesday. The Renner Monarchs are second, Pierre in third, Sioux Falls in fourth and Yankton and the Vermillion Red Sox are tied for fifth place.  In Class B, the Dell...
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