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BROOKINGS — South Dakota State University wide receiver Cade Johnson was named Wednesday to the Athlon Sports FCS Preseason All-America Team. It is the second preseason honor for the senior from Papillion, Nebraska, who received first-team recognition from HERO Sports last week.

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LINCOLN, Neb. — Hartington Cedar Catholic ranked 10th in the Class D All-School standings of the Nebraska School Activities Association Cup final standings, announced Wednesday.

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The players selected for the 2020 South Dakota High School All-Star Football Game have been announced. The 2020 game, which was to be held this month in Vermillion, was cancelled due to concerns regarding coronavirus.

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VERMILLION — South Dakota senior high jumper Zack Anderson has been voted to the CoSIDA Academic All-District VI team announced by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) on Friday. Anderson will be added to the national ballot for Academic All-America to be announced June 25.

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The South Dakota Golf Association has announced its 2020 Junior Tour. The tour includes 23 events across South Dakota, and is open to junior golfers in South Dakota and surrounding areas.

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The Summit League Presidents Council has decided to not extend a membership invitation to Augustana University at this time.

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In a recap of the Vermillion-Lesterville amateur baseball game, Billy Mount’s hit was incorrectly listed as a double. It was a home run.

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VERMILLION — South Dakota women’s tennis coach Brett Barnett is pleased to announce that Yulia Almiron Solano will be joining the Coyotes roster in the fall as part of the 2020 recruiting class.

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SIOUX FALLS — South Dakota junior third baseman Lauren Wobken is one of nine Summit League players selected to the 2020 Softball Academic All-Summit League Team announced Wednesday by the league office and selected by the league’s sports information directors and faculty athletic representatives.

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At halftime of her brother’s college basketball games at Cimpl Arena in Yankton, Kianna Payer would run out to the court and shoot a free throw for a chance to win a bottle of soda.

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VERMILLION — John Thayer, the voice of South Dakota women’s basketball for the last seven seasons, is replacing Joe Van Goor as the play-by-play announcer for Coyote football and men’s basketball announced Friday by USD Director of Athletics David Herbster and Learfield IMG College.

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The annual Mount Marty University Golf Classic will be held July 15 at Hillcrest Golf and Country Club.

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PIERRE — The South Dakota Golf Association will hold the South Dakota High School Senior Showcase on June 1 at Hillsview Golf Course in Pierre. The event will be open to South Dakota girls’ (all classes) and Class B boys’ golfers from the Class of 2020.

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BURNSVILLE, Minn. – Augustana’s Abby Hora and Sioux Falls’ J.J. Cooney are among the 32 student-athletes named Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Male and Female Honor Student-Athletes of the Year, according to an announcement Thursday by the league office.

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VERMILLION — The South Dakota Coyotes earned their most lopsided win in the South Dakota Showdown Series presented by South Dakota Corn. The Coyotes topped the South Dakota State Jackrabbits 14.5-6.5 to bring the trophy back to Vermillion for the third time in the last four years. South Dako…

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CROFTON, Neb. — Plans are continuing for the annual Crofton’s Dam Race, set for July 25. A final decision will be made on June 15, whether or not to hold the event or to adjust it to adhere to social distancing or other recommendations from health officials.

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SIOUX FALLS — Two golfers from the University of South Dakota and a Parkston native golfing for South Dakota State were among the honorees as the Summit League announced its men’s and women’s golf All-Academic Teams on Wednesday.

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The Yankton Girls’ Softball Association announced through its Facebook page that the 2020 city rec season for girls’ softball has been cancelled. The move was made due to the continuing COVID-19 pandemic.

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EDITOR’S NOTE: This is the first story in our ‘Welcome To The League’ series, which profiles young players across the South Central League and their adjustments to amateur baseball

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MOUNT VERNON — Mount Vernon scored three runs in the bottom of the seventh to rally past Humboldt-Hartford 6-3 in amateur baseball action on Monday night.

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EDITOR’S NOTE: This is another installment in our ongoing ‘Where Are They Now?’ series, which highlights former area high school and college standouts, and their historic accomplishments.

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NORFOLK, Neb. — Rosters for the cancelled Northeast Nebraska All-Star Volleyball Game have been announced. The game had been scheduled for June 13 at Cox Activities Center on the Northeast Community College campus.

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FREEMAN — Behind the right arm of Kieren Luellman and five RBI from Sam Mooney, the Yankton Lakers won their first amateur baseball game with an 11-0 eight-inning victory over Freeman in non-league action Sunday in Freeman.

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EDITOR’S NOTE: This is another installment in our ‘Lost Season’ series, which documents how student-athletes adjusted to their senior seasons being cancelled due to the coronavirus pandemic