The United States National Anthem got plenty of play on Monday in Yankton.
For three years, Omid Ebrahimi had to rely on phone calls, emails and occasional video chats to keep in contact with his sister, Aida, halfway around the globe.
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A year ago when it was announced that Yankton would host the 2015 World Archery Youth Championships (WAYC), the Press & Dakotan news and sports staff realized we would have an incredible opportunity.
A busy week of practice and competition culminated this past weekend at Yankton’s NFAA Easton Archery Center as the medal rounds of the 2015 World Archery Youth Championships (WAYC) were held on a special range set up in front of the archery center. A large crowd, made up of locals and inter…
South Dakota native Cole Feterl lines up his shot during Saturday morning's Compound Cadet Team gold medal match against Great Britain at the World Archery Youth Championships in Yankton.
The United States went into the final day of the World Archery Youth Championships with a chance to bring home three different golds in Recurve Junior competition.
Cole Feterl followed the gold medal action from his computer at home in Lennox, watching — like millions of people around the world — the 2013 World Archery Youth Championships from Wuxi, China.
Friday’s 2015 World Archery Youth Championships (WAYC) mixed team and team eliminations concluded early, but for organizers, the day’s work was just beginning.
Shortly after arriving in Yankton on Thursday, Greg Easton got a tour of the facility that bears his family name and got a brief update on an event he once helped bring to the United States.
Archers competing in the 2015 World Archery Youth Championships (WAYC) were given the opportunity to return home with a small piece of the world after competition concludes Sunday.
For the World Archery Youth Championships the archers are able to compete in two different disciplines, the recurve bow or the compound bow. Each archer is normally specialized in one discipline or the other.
During the course of the weekend, nearly 400 archers/coaches/officials were given welcomes designed to provide a lasting impression as they stepped on South Dakota soil for the first time.
I’ve long wondered what it would take for the entire community of Yankton – or at least more people – to really embrace what our town boasts in the world of archery.
In my 20-plus years in the newspaper business, I’ve covered more state championships than I care to count. My staff and I have covered a number of teams playing for regional and national titles.
Organizers at the Easton Yankton Archery Complex has spent the past 12 months answering the logistical questions of complex renovation, transportation, finance and accommodation (to name a few) necessary to host the 2015 World Archery Youth Championships (WAYC) since receiving the bid in 2014.
The National Field Archery Association’s (NFAA) Easton Yankton Archery Complex has spent more than a year preparing for the World Archery Youth Championships (WAYC) which are set to host their opening ceremonies this weekend.
Time and again, you’ve heard me talk about – or read about – how fortunate Yankton is to have the World Archery Youth Championships (WAYC) coming to our city next week.
Between them, Darrel and Jeanne Mogck have a combined 70 years of experience driving a bus for the Yankton School District. The husband and wife from Yankton have driven generations of area youth to and from school. They’ve gotten to know a wide variety of students, from kindergarten all the…
EDITIOR’S NOTE: This is another installment in our profiles of youth archers who will be traveling to Yankton for the upcoming World Archery Youth Championships (WAYC), which begin June 8.