Sixteen area teams, including eight from Yankton, will compete in the South Dakota USA Softball Girls’ State Fastpitch Tournament, which begins on Friday at Sherman Park in Sioux Falls.
MITCHELL — Groton Locke Electric pulled away in the second half of the game to claim a 7-4 victory over Madison in the opening game of the South Dakota State Class B Amateur Baseball Tournament on Wednesday at Mitchell’s Cadwell Park.
PINEHURST, N.C. — Landon Moe, a senior to be at Yankton High School, shaved six strokes off his round one score during Tuesday’s second round of the High School Boys’ Golf National Invitational at Pinehurst Resort in Pinehurst, North Carolina.
SIOUX FALLS — Watertown answered an early deficit with 14 unanswered runs in a 14-1 victory over the Yankton Reds in the championship game of the state Class A 13-Under baseball tournament, Sunday in Sioux Falls.
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo.—USA Triathlon and the College Triathlon Coaches Association (CTCA) Board of Directors have announced that the fall 2020 women’s collegiate triathlon season has been canceled due to ongoing precautions surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic.
The Yankton Fury Black saw their run in the Northern Nationals girls’ softball tournament end with a 12-6 decision to Brookings Outlaws on Saturday at Yankton’s Sertoma Park.
CANOVA — Tyndall rallied from a 4-2 deficit, taking its first lead in the top of the seventh of a 5-4 victory over Salem in the championship game of the South Dakota VFW Teener Class B 16-Under Baseball Tournament, Sunday in Canova.
The Norfolk, Nebraska, Golden Girls-Severance squad scored five runs in the first inning and didn’t look back on the way to an 11-5 victory over the Plover, Wisconsin, Nationals in the 14-Under ‘B’ Division of the Northern Nationals girls’ softball tournament, Sunday at Yankton’s Sertoma Park.
Cyclones Red took control with a six-run sixth inning to claim a 9-3 victory over the South Dakota Renegades in the 12-Under ‘B’ Division championship of the Northern Nationals girls’ softball tournament, Sunday at Yankton’s Sertoma Park.
Yankton opened the Region 2A American Legion Juniors baseball tournament with an 8-3 upset of top-seeded Harrisburg on Friday at Riverside Field at Bob Tereshinski Stadium.
The Yankton High School football program will hold a parents’ meeting for the upcoming season on Thursday, Aug. 6, at the YHS Theatre. Parents of prospective Yankton football players entering grades 9-12 are asked to attend.
Steven Kupcho and Kyle Karazissis share the lead in the professional division at the midway point of the Hillcrest Invitational Pro-Am. The second of four rounds was played on Friday at Hillcrest Golf and Country Club.
The Northern Nationals girls’ softball tournament for the 14-Under ‘B’ and 12-Under ‘B’ divisions, which began on Thursday at Yankton’s Sertoma Park, was the culmination of a month of hard work by the Yankton Girls’ Softball Association (YGSA).
ALEXANDRIA — Tabor built an early 5-1 lead and held on for an 11-9 victory over Alexandria in the championship game of the Region 3B VFW Teener 19-Under baseball tournament, Thursday in Alexandria.
Steven Kupcho and Tim Ailes share the lead after the opening round of the Hillcrest Invitational Pro-Am, which began on Thursday at Hillcrest Golf and Country Club in Yankton.
MENNO — The Lesterville Broncs used a pair of big innings to down Menno 7-5 in the District 6B Amateur Baseball Tournament on Thursday in Menno.
Two teams from Yankton and one from Vermillion are among the teams competing in the 14-under ‘B’ and 12-under ‘B’ divisions of the USA Softball Girls’ Fastpitch Northern Nationals Tournament, which begins today (Thursday) at Yankton’s Sertoma Park.
Four Yankton baseball teams will begin post-season play this weekend, with the Yankton Black Sox, Lakers and Reds each playing in their respective state tournaments.
BROOKINGS — South Dakota State women's golfer Sydney Bormann has been granted a prestigious NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship, the association has announced.
The Yankton Gazelles club high school fastpitch softball team will hold an informational meeting on Monday, Aug. 3, at the Yankton Girls’ Softball Association’s “Home Plate” practice facility, located at 1805 Whiting Drive.
Landon Moe, who will be a senior this fall at Yankton High School, is one of three high school boys’ golfers in South Dakota selected to compete at the High School Golf National Invitational from Aug. 3-5 in Pinehurst, North Carolina.
MENNO — Crofton took advantage of nine walks and five hit batters to defeat Menno 10-5 in Tuesday night’s semifinals of the District 6B Amateur Baseball Tournament in Menno. The game ended at 1:45 a.m.
The Vermillion Grey Sox stayed alive in Class A district amateur baseball action with a 12-10, 10-inning victory over the Yankton Lakers on Wednesday at Riverside Field at Bob Tereshinski Stadium.
ALEXANDRIA — Alexandria earned a rematch with Tabor in the championship of the Region 3B VFW Teener 19-Under Baseball Tournament with a 6-4 victory over Winner-Colome on Wednesday.
Mount Marty baseball team received the American Baseball Coaches Association (ABCA) Team Academic Excellence Award. Teams from every level of college and high school baseball were honored with this year’s award.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics Council of Presidents (COP) voted on Tuesday to postpone the national championships in cross country, men’s soccer, women’s soccer, and women’s volleyball to spring 2021.
PIERRE — Pierre earned a pair of shutout victories to end the season for Yankton Post 12 in American Legion baseball post-season action on Tuesday in Pierre.
Coby Welch built on his first-round lead with a Tuesday 67, claiming a four-stroke victory in the Hillcrest Pro-Am Qualifier at Hillcrest Golf and Country Club.
HURON — Maiya Muller of Beresford shot a final round 78 to finish second in the girls’ 14-15 year-old division of the South Dakota Golf Association Junior Championship, which concluded on Tuesday at Broadland Creek Golf Course in Huron.
VERMILLION — South Dakota senior captain Jack Cochrane has been named a preseason all-American by Phil Steele announced Friday. Cochrane, a third-team selection, is one of 16 FCS linebackers on the squad and one of two from the Missouri Valley Football Conference.
The Sioux Falls Flying Squirrels moved to within a victory of a state tournament berth with a 15-0 rout of the Yankton Lakers in Class A district amateur baseball action on Tuesday at Riverside Field at Bob Tereshinski Stadium.
SIOUX FALLS — The Summit League’s Presidents Council agreed to delay the start of fall sports for member institutions until Sept. 23 based upon the recommendation from the League’s Joint Council due to the COVID-19 pandemic, according to a Tuesday release by the league office.
VERMILLION — Vermillion earned a berth in the South Dakota VFW 19-Under Class B Baseball tournament with a 3-2 victory over Dakota Valley in the Region 4B Tournament on Tuesday at Prentis Park.
The Yankton Lakers scored eight straight runs, then held on for an 8-7 victory over Vermillion in Class A District amateur baseball action on Monday at Riverside Field at Bob Tereshinski Stadium.
VERMILLION — Sam Ward’s sacrifice fly in the bottom of the eighth inning lifted Vermillion past Garretson 10-9 in the Region 4B VFW Teener 19-Under baseball tournament, Monday at Prentis Park in Vermillion.