News Category: Sports

Amateur Baseball Playoff Highlights from Tuesday, 7/26/22

(GC.com) – District 2B Playoffs in Groton (day two) Groton Locke Electric Redfield Pheasants 6-0   District 1B Playoffs in Lake Norden Aurora Aces 4-2 Castlewood Monarchs Aurora scored twice in the T9 to snap a 2-all tie and held on for the 4-2 win over Castlewood. The victory secures a spot in the state… Read more »

Amateur Baseball Playoff Highlights from Tuesday, 7/26/22

(GC.com) – District 2B Playoffs in Groton (day two) Groton Locke Electric Redfield Pheasants 6-0   District 1B Playoffs in Lake Norden Aurora Aces 4-2 Castlewood Monarchs Aurora scored twice in the T9 to snap a 2-all tie and held on for the 4-2 win over Castlewood. The victory secures a spot in the state… Read more »

Highlights from Final Day of SDGA Junior Championships

RAPID CITY, SD (GolfGenius.com) – SDGA Junior Championship at Meadowbrook GC in RC (day 2/2) GIRLS 16-18 y/o… 1st – Reese Jansa, SF (151) 2nd – Mattie Weidenbach, SF (157) 3rd – Tanna Phares, RC (163) 6th – Jayce Pugh, Miller (165) 7th – Olivia Braun, Abdn (175)   14-15 y/o… 1st – Lauren Knapp,… Read more »

Highlights from Final Day of SDGA Junior Championships

RAPID CITY, SD (GolfGenius.com) – SDGA Junior Championship at Meadowbrook GC in RC (day 2/2) GIRLS 16-18 y/o… 1st – Reese Jansa, SF (151) 2nd – Mattie Weidenbach, SF (157) 3rd – Tanna Phares, RC (163) 6th – Jayce Pugh, Miller (165) 7th – Olivia Braun, Abdn (175)   14-15 y/o… 1st – Lauren Knapp,… Read more »

Presentation College Hires New Head Softball Coach

ABERDEEN, SD (PCSaints.com) – Presentation College has hired its new softball coach in Erin Skinner. Skinner replaces Mari Jordan who resigned in May to pursue her Masters. The Saints softball team finished 12-30 last season. “I am extremely grateful to be named the next head softball coach for Presentation College. I would like to thank Marcus… Read more »

Presentation College Hires New Head Softball Coach

ABERDEEN, SD (PCSaints.com) – Presentation College has hired its new softball coach in Erin Skinner. Skinner replaces Mari Jordan who resigned in May to pursue her Masters. The Saints softball team finished 12-30 last season. “I am extremely grateful to be named the next head softball coach for Presentation College. I would like to thank Marcus… Read more »

Chloe Lamb Picked as Summit League’s NCAA Woman of the Year Nominee

SIOUX FALLS, SD (GoYotes.com) – USD Women’s basketball standout Chloe Lamb has been selected as The Summit League’s nominee for the 2022 NCAA Woman of the Year. Lamb is one of 151 college athletes who have advanced as conference-level nominees and one of 53 at the NCAA Division I level. There were a total of… Read more »

Chloe Lamb Picked as Summit League’s NCAA Woman of the Year Nominee

SIOUX FALLS, SD (GoYotes.com) – USD Women’s basketball standout Chloe Lamb has been selected as The Summit League’s nominee for the 2022 NCAA Woman of the Year. Lamb is one of 151 college athletes who have advanced as conference-level nominees and one of 53 at the NCAA Division I level. There were a total of… Read more »

Presentation College Announces New WR Coach for Football Squad

ABERDEEN, SD (PCSaints.com) – Presentation College has hired Jake Lehman as their new wide receivers coach for the Saints Football program. Jake joins the Saints staff after serving as a volunteer defensive backs coach at the University of Northern Colorado, where he helped coach 3rd team All-Conference Big Sky safety Jerone Jackson. Before coaching at UNCO,… Read more »

Presentation College Announces New WR Coach for Football Squad

ABERDEEN, SD (PCSaints.com) – Presentation College has hired Jake Lehman as their new wide receivers coach for the Saints Football program. Jake joins the Saints staff after serving as a volunteer defensive backs coach at the University of Northern Colorado, where he helped coach 3rd team All-Conference Big Sky safety Jerone Jackson. Before coaching at UNCO,… Read more »

Day One Results from SDGA Junior Championships

RAPID CITY, SD (SDGA.org) – SDGA Junior Championship at Meadowbrook GC in RC (day 1/2) GIRLS 16-18 y/o…(round 1/2) 1st – Reese Jansa, SF (75) 2nd – Tanna Phares, RC (80) 6th – Jayce Pugh, Miller (86) T-7th – Olivia Braun, Abdn (87)   14-15 y/o…(round 1/2) 1st – Lauren Knapp, RC (80) 7th –… Read more »

Day One Results from SDGA Junior Championships

RAPID CITY, SD (SDGA.org) – SDGA Junior Championship at Meadowbrook GC in RC (day 1/2) GIRLS 16-18 y/o…(round 1/2) 1st – Reese Jansa, SF (75) 2nd – Tanna Phares, RC (80) 6th – Jayce Pugh, Miller (86) T-7th – Olivia Braun, Abdn (87)   14-15 y/o…(round 1/2) 1st – Lauren Knapp, RC (80) 7th –… Read more »

Five New Members Selected for SD Amateur Baseball Hall of Fame

(Press Release) – Five past greats have been selected as members of the 2022 induction class for the South Dakota Amateur Baseball Hall of Fame. The new inductees included Chris Brown of Brandon, Ron Baker and Jay Kusler of Sioux Falls, Gary Kortan of Tabor and the late Warren Scherschligt of Lesterville. The group will be… Read more »

Five New Members Selected for SD Amateur Baseball Hall of Fame

(Press Release) – Five past greats have been selected as members of the 2022 induction class for the South Dakota Amateur Baseball Hall of Fame. The new inductees included Chris Brown of Brandon, Ron Baker and Jay Kusler of Sioux Falls, Gary Kortan of Tabor and the late Warren Scherschligt of Lesterville. The group will be… Read more »

Local SD Amateur Baseball Playoff Scores from Monday, 7/25/22

District 2B Playoffs in Groton (day one) Groton Locke Electric 13-7 Northville Merchants   Redfield DQ 10-1 Miller-Wessington Outlaws It took a while for the DQ offense to get going, but after trailing 1-0 for most of the game, the Redfield guys exploded for ten runs over the final three frames to lock up the… Read more »

Local SD Amateur Baseball Playoff Scores from Monday, 7/25/22

District 2B Playoffs in Groton (day one) Groton Locke Electric 13-7 Northville Merchants   Redfield DQ 10-1 Miller-Wessington Outlaws It took a while for the DQ offense to get going, but after trailing 1-0 for most of the game, the Redfield guys exploded for ten runs over the final three frames to lock up the… Read more »

USD Alumnus Snags Silver in Pole Vault at World Athletics T&F Championships

EUGENE, OR (GoYotes.com) – University of South Dakota alumnus Chris Nilsen captured the silver medal in the pole vault at the 2022 World Athletics Track & Field Championships on Sunday evening inside Hayward Field. Nilsen, a 2020 graduate of the University of South Dakota, garners his third world championship medal within the last 12 months. He… Read more »

USD Alumnus Snags Silver in Pole Vault at World Athletics T&F Championships

EUGENE, OR (GoYotes.com) – University of South Dakota alumnus Chris Nilsen captured the silver medal in the pole vault at the 2022 World Athletics Track & Field Championships on Sunday evening inside Hayward Field. Nilsen, a 2020 graduate of the University of South Dakota, garners his third world championship medal within the last 12 months. He… Read more »

Highlights from 31st Annual Western Printing Pro-Am

ABERDEEN, SD (GolfGenius.com) – 31st Annual Western Printing Pro-Am – Moccasin Creek CC AMATEUR – OVERALL NET 1st – Nicholas Golz, Abdn (211 – won in playoff) 2nd – Justin Docter, Abdn (211) T-3rd – Max Pfeiffer, Abdn & Micah Hanson, Lakeside CC & Keith Gesinger, Hillsview GC (212)   AMATEUR – OVERALL GROSS 1st… Read more »

Highlights from 31st Annual Western Printing Pro-Am

ABERDEEN, SD (GolfGenius.com) – 31st Annual Western Printing Pro-Am – Moccasin Creek CC AMATEUR – OVERALL NET 1st – Nicholas Golz, Abdn (211 – won in playoff) 2nd – Justin Docter, Abdn (211) T-3rd – Max Pfeiffer, Abdn & Micah Hanson, Lakeside CC & Keith Gesinger, Hillsview GC (212)   AMATEUR – OVERALL GROSS 1st… Read more »