The Yankton Dingers finished second in the 11-under division of the Watertown Coca-Cola Baseball Tournament earlier this month. Team members include (front) Bat Boy Jalen Kudera, Whitaker Hanson, Gibson Brooks, Simon Kampshoff, Will Sager, Calvin Caba, (back) Coach Jeremy Kudera, Kash Luellm…
Wagner senior Jaden Peters was named a honorable mention All-American as the South Dakota High School Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association announced its 2021 post-season awards.
SIOUX FALLS — Platte-Geddes boys’ golf coach Frank Cutler and Hanson boys’ track and field coach Tyler Payer have been named the Coach of the Year for their respective spring sports, as chosen by the South Dakota High School Coaches Association.
RAPID CITY — Two members of the University of South Dakota men’s golf team, Ben Daane and Ryan Neff, beat out Josh Korn of Tea and Adam Shiffermiller of Rapid City to win the South Dakota Golf Association Two-Man Championship, which concluded on Sunday at Hart Ranch Golf Course in Rapid City.
CLEVELAND — South Dakota State’s Wes Genant and Preston Tetzlaff are among the 54 student-athletes honored on the 2020-21 Football Championship Subdivision Athletics Directors Association’s Academic All-Star Team.
After winning the Crofton pool of the Lewis & Clark Classic Friday and Saturday, the Tabor Post 183 Legion baseball team fell to Brandon Valley 6-3 in the semifinals Sunday at Riverside Field at Bob Tereshinski Stadium.
Sioux Falls East won the Hartington, Nebraska region of the Lewis and Clark Classic Friday and Saturday, making it to the semifinals Sunday and ultimately winning the championships over Brandon Valley 8-6.
Norfolk, Nebraska, Sioux Falls East, Tabor and Brandon Valley advanced to today’s (Sunday) semifinals of the Lewis & Clark Classic American Legion Baseball Tournament. Pool play concluded on Saturday.
EUGENE, Ore.—South Dakota fifth-year senior Zack Anderson garnered second-team All-America honors in the high jump on Friday evening at the NCAA Championships inside Hayward Field.
Four teams remained undefeated after the opening day of the Lewis & Clark Classic American Legion Baseball Tournament. Games were played in Yankton, Vermillion, Hartington, Nebraska; and Crofton, Nebraska on Friday.
EDITOR’S NOTE: This is latest installment of a series from the Press & Dakotan’s Bailey Zubke, as he explores amateur baseball and the South Central League for the first time.
BROOKINGS — Five South Dakota State football student-athletes have been honored as members of the NCAA Division I Academic All-District 6 Team, selected by CoSIDA. All five will advance to the national ballot for Academic All-America consideration next month.
The Yankton High School Athletic Department has announced the Athletes of the Year for its spring sports. Athletes of the Year for fall and winter sports were announced during the All-Sports Recognition last month.
The Yankton Lakers scored twice in the bottom of the ninth to claim a 6-5 victory over Lesterville in South Central League amateur baseball action on Thursday.
EUGENE, Ore.—South Dakota fifth-year senior Helen Falda and redshirt-freshman Gen Hirata both garnered second-team All-America finishes on Thursday evening at the NCAA Championships inside Hayward Field.
EUGENE, Ore.—South Dakota fifth-year senior Ethan Bray garnered the bronze medal and All-America first team status on Wednesday night at the NCAA Championships at Hayward Field.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Mount Marty University baseball has its first All-American mention since 2011, with Billy Hancock being named to the second team Tuesday.
Defending state champion Rapid City Post 22 took control with a four-run fourth inning and claimed a 7-1 victory over Yankton in American Legion baseball action on Wednesday.
SIOUX FALLS — Eleven Coyotes, six women and five men, have been voted to the Academic All-Summit League Outdoor Track and Field teams announced Wednesday by the league office.
SIOUX FALLS — On the final day of the high school golf season, the Yankton Gazelles shot their best single round team score of the season to climb into the top six team and bring home another state plaque.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Mount Marty University shortstop Emma Burns has been named an honorable mention All-American for softball, announced by the NAIA on Tuesday.
A number of area student-athletes have been recognized as Academic All-State by the South Dakota Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association.
NORFOLK, Neb. — Josie Reed of Ponca and Kaley Einrem of Crofton have been selected to play in the Northeast Nebraska All-Star Volleyball match, Saturday in Norfolk, Nebraska.
EUGENE, Ore. — Four pole vaulters and one high jumper will take on the NCAA Championships in Eugene, Oregon this week, something they have been training for since COVID-19 shut down the 2020 championships.
SPEARFISH — Beresford’s Maiya Muller shot a final round 80 to finish with a one-stroke victory in the South Dakota State Class A Girls’ Golf Championships, Tuesday at Spearfish Canyon Country Club.
HARRISBURG — Following the first day of the Class ‘AA’ State Golf Meet at Bakker Crossing Golf Course in Harrisburg, Yankton’s Halle Stephenson sits in a tie for 10th in the individual standings, and Yankton holds eighth place in the team standings.
SPEARFISH — Beresford’s Maiya Muller and future Mount Marty golfer Kelsey Heath share the opening round lead at the South Dakota State Class A Girls’ Golf Tournament, Monday at Spearfish Canyon Golf Course.
The Crofton Bluejays built a 6-1 lead and held on for a 6-5 victory over the Yankton Lakers in South Central League amateur baseball action on Sunday at Riverside Field at Bob Tereshinski Stadium.
NORFOLK, Neb. — A number of area athletes have been selected to play in the Northeast Nebraska All-Star basketball games, June 18 at the Cox Activities Center in Norfolk, Nebraska. The girls’ game will be played at 6 p.m., with the boys’ game at 8 p.m.
SIOUX FALLS — South Dakota women’s basketball head coach Dawn Plitzuweit announced Monday that Oakland assistant Ariel Braker will be joining the Coyote women’s basketball program as assistant coach and recruiting coordinator. She joins Jason Jeschke, Aaron Horn and Alex Antonen on the Coyot…