EDITOR'S NOTE: This article has been updated to include post-season pairings, as well as a late-reported game from Friday.
SIOUX CITY, Iowa — Okan Golge scored three goals and Austin Lingle had three assists to lead Morningside past Mount Marty 6-0 in Great Plains Athletic Conference men’s soccer action on Saturday in Sioux City, Iowa.
RAPID CITY — Yankton finished sixth in the girls’ race and ninth in the boys’ race in Class AA at the South Dakota State Cross Country Meet, Saturday at Hart Ranch in Rapid City.
The Dordt women and Doane men claimed the titles in a preview of the Great Plains Athletic Conference Championships, the Mount Marty Invitational cross country meet on Saturday at Yankton’s Fox Run Golf Course.
BLOOMFIELD, Neb. — Cody Bruegman had a hand in two second quarter touchdowns and the Bloomfield defense did the rest in a 26-0 victory over Mead in the opening round of the Nebraska Class D2 football playoffs on Thursday in Bloomfield, Nebraska.
STURGIS — The Yankton Gazelles opened their portion of the East-West volleyball duals with a pair of victories, beating Sturgis 25-12, 25-19; and Rapid City Stevens 30-28, 25-22 on Friday.
RAPID CITY — The Dakota Valley Dance team — after winning every state title in the 2010s — has started the 2020s off with an 11th consecutive state crown after winning the South Dakota State Class A Competitive Dance Championships, Friday at the Rushmore Plaza Civic Center in Rapid City.
Yankton (8-1) will host Douglas (1-7) to open the 2020 Class 11AA football playoffs, announced late Thursday night. The matchup will be played on Oct. 29, a 6 p.m. start at Crane-Youngworth Field.
LINCOLN, Neb. — Ponca, Hartington Cedar Catholic and Wynot will each be the top seed in their respective sub-district volleyball tournament, and will host that tournament Oct. 26-27.
KEARNEY, Neb. — Crofton’s Jordyn Arens and Hartington’s Carson Noecker claimed individual titles at the Nebraska State Cross Country Meet, held Friday at Kearney Country Club in Kearney, Nebraska.
After a season that both Yankton coaches felt might not get off the ground, the Gazelles competitive cheer and competitive dance teams are headed to the South Dakota State championships.
SCOTLAND – In a rematch of both team’s season-opening game, the Scotland Highlanders defeated Irene-Wakonda 40-14 on Thursday night in the opening round of the Class 9B playoffs.
NORFOLK, Neb. — Hartington Cedar Catholic swept Crofton 25-21, 25-21, 25-21, for fifth place in the Mid-State Conference Volleyball Tournament on Thursday in Norfolk, Nebraska.
FREEMAN — Defending champion Canistota-Freeman scored twice in each of the first three quarters and coasted to a 48-14 rout of Chester Area in the opening round of the Class 9A football playoffs on Thursday in Freeman.
As Yankton head coach Luke Youmans discussed the South Dakota State Cross Country Championships, Saturday at Hart Ranch in Rapid City, with his young Bucks and Gazelles, the theme was constant:
If the Yankton volleyball team is to reach the state tournament for the first in 13 years, step one would be to crack the top-16 in Class AA for the ‘SoDak 16.’
The Mount Marty University men’s soccer team earned its first Great Plains Athletic Conference victory of the season, beating Presentation 3-0 in GPAC action on Wednesday at Crane-Youngworth Field.
The Mount Marty University women’s soccer team ended a 12-match losing streak and earned their first victory of the season with a 2-1 decision over Presentation in Great Plains Athletic Conference action on Wednesday at Crane-Youngworth Field.
EDITOR'S NOTE: This article has been updated to include the full polls from the South Dakota media and the South Dakota Football Coaches Association.
Registrations for a friendly mini-league for curling are now open. The league will be limited to four teams, and will begin play on Sunday, Nov. 1, and will run for three weeks.
SIOUX CITY, Iowa — Midland return specialist Dalton Tremayne has been named the Special Teams Player of the Week for the Great Plains Athletic Conference for a third straight week.
The top five teams in Class AA and Class A remained unchanged, and the top three teams in Class B remained in place in the South Dakota Media Volleyball Poll, announced Monday.
SIOUX CITY, Iowa – The Morningside Mustangs extended their win streak to three matches with a 25-19, 25-14, 25-20 victory over the Mount Marty Lancers in collegiate volleyball action on Friday.
WAGNER — Wagner High School has opted out of the Class 11B football playoffs, according to the South Dakota High School Activities Association website.
SIOUX FALLS — Yankton senior center fielder Paige Gullikson, junior first baseman Jenna Cox and sophomore C/3B Elle Feser were each named to the all-tournament team for the South Dakota Class A Fastpitch Tournament.
BLOOMFIELD, Neb. — Bloomfield’s Cody Bruegman pounded the ball 43 times, finishing with 135 yards and the game’s lone touchdown in an 8-0 victory over Creighton in prep football action on Thursday.