News Category: Sports

Playgrounds to be closed for public use starting Monday

ABERDEEN, S.D. (Press Release) – Effective Monday April 6 all playgrounds within the Aberdeen Parks, Recreation & Forestry system will be closed off for public use due to concerns over COVID-19. Parks, trails and open space areas will remain open at this time.  We ask that you please refrain from using the play equipment and observe… Read more »

Playgrounds to be closed for public use starting Monday

ABERDEEN, S.D. (Press Release) – Effective Monday April 6 all playgrounds within the Aberdeen Parks, Recreation & Forestry system will be closed off for public use due to concerns over COVID-19. Parks, trails and open space areas will remain open at this time.  We ask that you please refrain from using the play equipment and observe… 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 »

Final NAHL Awards of 2019-2020 Season

CLOQUET, MN (NAHL.com) – The North American Hockey League (NAHL) has announced the remainder of its awards for the 2019-20 season.  The selections are based on performance during the 2019-20 regular season, as voted upon by the league’s 26 Head Coaches. None of the awards went to the Aberdeen Wings, who led the Central Division… Read more »

Final NAHL Awards of 2019-2020 Season

CLOQUET, MN (NAHL.com) – The North American Hockey League (NAHL) has announced the remainder of its awards for the 2019-20 season.  The selections are based on performance during the 2019-20 regular season, as voted upon by the league’s 26 Head Coaches. None of the awards went to the Aberdeen Wings, who led the Central Division… Read more »

USD Track & Field Athletes Honored by Summit League

VERMILLION, SD (GoYotes.com) – South Dakota freshman Brithton Senior and senior Chris Nilsen have been named the Summit League Men’s Indoor Track and Field Athletes of the Year announced by the league office Wednesday. This marks the third Summit League Indoor Field Athlete of the Year for Nilsen. Senior garners his first career Summit League Track… Read more »

USD Track & Field Athletes Honored by Summit League

VERMILLION, SD (GoYotes.com) – South Dakota freshman Brithton Senior and senior Chris Nilsen have been named the Summit League Men’s Indoor Track and Field Athletes of the Year announced by the league office Wednesday. This marks the third Summit League Indoor Field Athlete of the Year for Nilsen. Senior garners his first career Summit League Track… 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 »

NAHL Announces All-Rookie & All-Division Teams

CLOQUET, MN (NAHL.com) – The North American Hockey League (NAHL) has announced its All-Division teams and honors for the 2019-20 season. The divisional teams and honors represent the four divisions in the NAHL: Central, East, Midwest and South Divisions, as voted upon and selected by the league’s 26 head coaches.  The awards are based on performance… Read more »

NAHL Announces All-Rookie & All-Division Teams

CLOQUET, MN (NAHL.com) – The North American Hockey League (NAHL) has announced its All-Division teams and honors for the 2019-20 season. The divisional teams and honors represent the four divisions in the NAHL: Central, East, Midwest and South Divisions, as voted upon and selected by the league’s 26 head coaches.  The awards are based on performance… Read more »

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All-State Girls Basketball Team for Class AA

2019-20 Class AA All-State Girls Basketball Team FIRST TEAM Havyn Heinz, Huron [NSU VB recruit] — Sr., 5-6 G: 18.3 ppg, 5.2 rpg, 2.5 apg, 32%-3 Emma Ronsiek, Sioux Falls O’Gorman — Sr., 6-1 F: 16.5 ppg, 8.5 rpg, 3.2 apg, 26 steals, 43 blocks, 34%-3 Morgan Hansen, Sioux Falls Lincoln — Sr., 6-1 G/F:… Read more »

All-State Girls Basketball Team for Class AA

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2019-20 Class AA All-State Girls Basketball Team FIRST TEAM Havyn Heinz, Huron [NSU VB recruit] — Sr., 5-6 G: 18.3 ppg, 5.2 rpg, 2.5 apg, 32%-3 Emma Ronsiek, Sioux Falls O’Gorman — Sr., 6-1 F: 16.5 ppg, 8.5 rpg, 3.2 apg, 26 steals, 43 blocks, 34%-3 Morgan Hansen, Sioux Falls Lincoln — Sr., 6-1 G/F:… Read more »

A Sit Down with the NSU SAAC Officers

ABERDEEN, SD (NSUWolves.com) – The 2020-21 athletic year will open in the fall with Tyler Nelson, Tori Thorpe, and Zoe Hardwick at the helm of Northern’s Student Athlete Advisory Committee. The trio will continue the tradition of NSU SAAC, while looking to leave their mark on the department and the Aberdeen community. SAAC’s mission is to… Read more »

A Sit Down with the NSU SAAC Officers

ABERDEEN, SD (NSUWolves.com) – The 2020-21 athletic year will open in the fall with Tyler Nelson, Tori Thorpe, and Zoe Hardwick at the helm of Northern’s Student Athlete Advisory Committee. The trio will continue the tradition of NSU SAAC, while looking to leave their mark on the department and the Aberdeen community. SAAC’s mission is to… Read more »

USD Senior WBB Star Earns Becky Hammon Award

GoYotes.com – South Dakota senior Ciara Duffy has been named the Becky Hammon Mid-Major Player of the Year presented by Her Hoop Stats on Tuesday. This marks the latest postseason award to roll in for the women’s basketball senior. Duffy received honorable mention All-America recognition from the Associated Press, was named the espnW Mid-Major Player of… Read more »

USD Senior WBB Star Earns Becky Hammon Award

GoYotes.com – South Dakota senior Ciara Duffy has been named the Becky Hammon Mid-Major Player of the Year presented by Her Hoop Stats on Tuesday. This marks the latest postseason award to roll in for the women’s basketball senior. Duffy received honorable mention All-America recognition from the Associated Press, was named the espnW Mid-Major Player of… Read more »

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Class A All-State High School Girls Basketball Teams

2019-20 Class A All-State Girls Basketball Team FIRST TEAM Madysen Vlastuin, SR, Lennox, 20.2ppg, 5.7rpg, 2.1apg Rianna Fillipi, SR, Lennox, 15.9ppg, 3.5rpg, 4.9apg [NSU commit] Haleigh Timmer, Jr, STM, 22.8ppg, 6.5rpg, 3.1apg Hannah Parsley, SR, Flandreau, 18.2ppg, 9.4rpg, 4.0apg Bella Swedlund, So, Winner, 20.2ppg, 6.9rpg, 3.1apg Kelsie Herman, SR, Todd Co, 26.8ppg, 3.6rpg, 3.2apg  … Read more »

Class A All-State High School Girls Basketball Teams

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2019-20 Class A All-State Girls Basketball Team FIRST TEAM Madysen Vlastuin, SR, Lennox, 20.2ppg, 5.7rpg, 2.1apg Rianna Fillipi, SR, Lennox, 15.9ppg, 3.5rpg, 4.9apg [NSU commit] Haleigh Timmer, Jr, STM, 22.8ppg, 6.5rpg, 3.1apg Hannah Parsley, SR, Flandreau, 18.2ppg, 9.4rpg, 4.0apg Bella Swedlund, So, Winner, 20.2ppg, 6.9rpg, 3.1apg Kelsie Herman, SR, Todd Co, 26.8ppg, 3.6rpg, 3.2apg  … Read more »

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Class B All-State High School Girls Basketball Teams

2019-20 Class B All-State Girls Basketball Team FIRST TEAM Ady Dwight, Langford Area, 6-0, sr., center (24.3 ppg, 13.4 rpg) Alayna Benike, Castlewood, 5-11, jr., forward (16.1 pgg, 8 rpg. 6 apg, 3 spg) Avery Broughton, Corsica-Stickney, 5-11, fr., forward (20.2 ppg, 9.6 rpg, 3.1 apg) Hilary Albrecht, Howard, 5-9, sr., guard (19.1 ppg, 11.4… Read more »

Class B All-State High School Girls Basketball Teams

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2019-20 Class B All-State Girls Basketball Team FIRST TEAM Ady Dwight, Langford Area, 6-0, sr., center (24.3 ppg, 13.4 rpg) Alayna Benike, Castlewood, 5-11, jr., forward (16.1 pgg, 8 rpg. 6 apg, 3 spg) Avery Broughton, Corsica-Stickney, 5-11, fr., forward (20.2 ppg, 9.6 rpg, 3.1 apg) Hilary Albrecht, Howard, 5-9, sr., guard (19.1 ppg, 11.4… Read more »