News Author: Ben Root

NAHL Changing Up This Year’s Draft

CLOQUET, MN (AberdeenWings.com) – The North American Hockey League (NAHL) has announced two major changes to the 2020 Draft process. The NAHL has added a new Supplemental Draft, which will be held on Tuesday, May 12, while the regular NAHL Entry Draft will now be held on Tuesday, July 21. Both drafts will be broadcast live… Read more »

NAHL Changing Up This Year’s Draft

CLOQUET, MN (AberdeenWings.com) – The North American Hockey League (NAHL) has announced two major changes to the 2020 Draft process. The NAHL has added a new Supplemental Draft, which will be held on Tuesday, May 12, while the regular NAHL Entry Draft will now be held on Tuesday, July 21. Both drafts will be broadcast live… Read more »

Vikings Finish 4th in Final NFCA Poll of the Season

SIOUX FALLS, SD (GoAugie.com) – Despite an unprecedented ending to the 2020 season, Augustana Softball finished the year as one of the best in the nation. In the final National Fastpitch Coaches Association (NFCA) poll, the Vikings finished No. 4, with 352 points. The Vikings end the year with a 16-3 record and seven-straight wins. The… Read more »

Vikings Finish 4th in Final NFCA Poll of the Season

SIOUX FALLS, SD (GoAugie.com) – Despite an unprecedented ending to the 2020 season, Augustana Softball finished the year as one of the best in the nation. In the final National Fastpitch Coaches Association (NFCA) poll, the Vikings finished No. 4, with 352 points. The Vikings end the year with a 16-3 record and seven-straight wins. The… Read more »

USD Basketball Claims Summit League Attendance Title

VERMILLION, SD (GoYotes.com) – University of South Dakota basketball led the Summit League in attendance for the second time in three seasons. Buoyed by the Sanford Coyote Sports Center, some of the best players in the conference and the Coyote Crazies student section, South Dakota drew 68,407 fans for 30 men’s and women’s basketball games… Read more »

USD Basketball Claims Summit League Attendance Title

VERMILLION, SD (GoYotes.com) – University of South Dakota basketball led the Summit League in attendance for the second time in three seasons. Buoyed by the Sanford Coyote Sports Center, some of the best players in the conference and the Coyote Crazies student section, South Dakota drew 68,407 fans for 30 men’s and women’s basketball games… Read more »

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Class AA All-State Boys Basketball Team

2020 Class AA Boys All-State Basketball Team (As selected by the South Dakota Basketball Coaches Association) FIRST TEAM Matthew Mors, Yankton, 6-7, F, Jr. — 19.4 ppg, 8.2 rpg, 2.8 apg, 2.1 spg Kobe Busch, Huron, 6-4, F, Sr. — 15 ppg, 5.7 rpg, 2.8 apg, 1.8 spg [NSU recruit] Teegan Evers, Huron, 6-5, F,… Read more »

Class AA All-State Boys Basketball Team

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2020 Class AA Boys All-State Basketball Team (As selected by the South Dakota Basketball Coaches Association) FIRST TEAM Matthew Mors, Yankton, 6-7, F, Jr. — 19.4 ppg, 8.2 rpg, 2.8 apg, 2.1 spg Kobe Busch, Huron, 6-4, F, Sr. — 15 ppg, 5.7 rpg, 2.8 apg, 1.8 spg [NSU recruit] Teegan Evers, Huron, 6-5, F,… Read more »

All NSU Camps Postponed Through June

ABERDEEN, SD (NSUWolves.com) – All Northern State Athletic team and individual camps (both on and off campus) are postponed through the month of June. The full listing of postponed camps is below. Updates will be made as they become available at NSUWolves.com. Postponed Camp Listing April 27 – May 12 Water Wolves Session 2 June… Read more »

All NSU Camps Postponed Through June

ABERDEEN, SD (NSUWolves.com) – All Northern State Athletic team and individual camps (both on and off campus) are postponed through the month of June. The full listing of postponed camps is below. Updates will be made as they become available at NSUWolves.com. Postponed Camp Listing April 27 – May 12 Water Wolves Session 2 June… Read more »

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American Legion Cancels World Series & Region Tourneys

As the Coronavirus pandemic is creating unpredictability worldwide with its duration and public health regulations and restrictions across the nation, The American Legion is facing an improbable situation. The Americanism Commission, in consultation with National Commander James William “Bill” Oxford, have announced cancellation of all 2020 American Legion Baseball national tournaments. This includes all eight… Read more »

American Legion Cancels World Series & Region Tourneys

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As the Coronavirus pandemic is creating unpredictability worldwide with its duration and public health regulations and restrictions across the nation, The American Legion is facing an improbable situation. The Americanism Commission, in consultation with National Commander James William “Bill” Oxford, have announced cancellation of all 2020 American Legion Baseball national tournaments. This includes all eight… Read more »

CSP Hires New Head Men’s Basketball Coach

ST. PAUL, MN (NorthernSun.org) – Concordia University, St. Paul Director of Athletics Regan McAthie has announced that Matt Fletcher has been named the head men’s basketball coach for the Golden Bears. “Coach Fletcher emerged from a highly competitive pool of candidates and we’re thrilled to have him join our staff,” said McAthie. “He understands the vision and values of our… Read more »

CSP Hires New Head Men’s Basketball Coach

ST. PAUL, MN (NorthernSun.org) – Concordia University, St. Paul Director of Athletics Regan McAthie has announced that Matt Fletcher has been named the head men’s basketball coach for the Golden Bears. “Coach Fletcher emerged from a highly competitive pool of candidates and we’re thrilled to have him join our staff,” said McAthie. “He understands the vision and values of our… Read more »

Remainder of High School Sports Season to be Canceled

PIERRE, SD (SDHSAA release) – With Governor Kristi Noem’s press conference Monday including the extension of remote learning for schools for the rest of this school year, the SDHSAA followed with a statement in regards to how that affects the possibility of high school sports. Dr. Dan Swartos, SDHSAA Executive Director – “With the Governor’s… Read more »

Remainder of High School Sports Season to be Canceled

PIERRE, SD (SDHSAA release) – With Governor Kristi Noem’s press conference Monday including the extension of remote learning for schools for the rest of this school year, the SDHSAA followed with a statement in regards to how that affects the possibility of high school sports. Dr. Dan Swartos, SDHSAA Executive Director – “With the Governor’s… Read more »

NSU Track & Field Adds 19th Recruit for Next Season

ABERDEEN, SD (NSUWolves.com) – Northern State University head coach Lynne Dingman has announced the 19th addition to her first recruiting class, adding Alison Theis out of Minot, ND. “We are excited to add Alison to our 2020 class! She will add some depth to our sprints and jumps area,” noted Dingman. “She is brilliant student and… Read more »

NSU Track & Field Adds 19th Recruit for Next Season

ABERDEEN, SD (NSUWolves.com) – Northern State University head coach Lynne Dingman has announced the 19th addition to her first recruiting class, adding Alison Theis out of Minot, ND. “We are excited to add Alison to our 2020 class! She will add some depth to our sprints and jumps area,” noted Dingman. “She is brilliant student and… Read more »

Wings Forward Commits to DIII College

ABERDEEN, SD (AberdeenWings.com) – Aberdeen Wings forward Connor Beatty will continue his hockey career at the collegiate level after committing to Division III Endicott College in Beverly, MA. Beatty spent the last two seasons with the Wings, snagging 18 goals and 32 assists in 105 games played. He also represented the Central Division at the… Read more »

Wings Forward Commits to DIII College

ABERDEEN, SD (AberdeenWings.com) – Aberdeen Wings forward Connor Beatty will continue his hockey career at the collegiate level after committing to Division III Endicott College in Beverly, MA. Beatty spent the last two seasons with the Wings, snagging 18 goals and 32 assists in 105 games played. He also represented the Central Division at the… Read more »