Sports

April 13, 2021

Annual Region Coach of the Year Awards for Basketball Announced

UNDATED – Here are the winners for the 2020-2021 Region Basketball Coach of the Year Awards: Region 1 Name                                                                                      School Head Boys COTY : David Rohrbach                             Aberdeen Christian HS Head Girls COTY:  Derek Larson                                  Aberdeen Roncalli HS Assistant Boys COTY:  Josh Mach                               Aberdeen Central HS Assistant Girls COTY:  JJ Burke                                   […]

April 11, 2021

Quenneville’s pair of goals give Rush overtime victory

TULSA, OK. – Peter Quenneville logged multi-goal games in back-to-back nights, ending it with the game-winner 16 seconds into overtime to vault the Rapid City Rush to a 3-2 win on Sunday afternoon over the Tulsa Oilers. The win gives the Rush the series against the Oilers with two out of three games and sole […]

April 11, 2021

Scooper Baseball Squad Splits Two in Rapid City

RAPID CITY, S.D. —  It was a ‘tale of two games’ at McKeague Field in Rapid City as the Scoopers dropped their first game to the Brookings Bobcats, 20-8, but then bounced back to beat the Rapid City Stevens Raiders, 15-3 in five innings. The Scoopers jumped on Bobcat starting pitcher Jackson Krogman right away […]

April 10, 2021

Scoopers Eisenbraun, Long win events at West River AA Preview Saturday

RAPID CITY, S.D. – Mild and sunny conditions greeted athletes from around the area at the West River AA Preview Track and Field Meet at Sioux Park in Rapid City Saturday. In boys events: Jaden Guthmiller of Spearfish captured both the 100 and 200-meters in times of 11.25 and 22.61 respectively. In the 400 meters, […]

April 10, 2021

Rapid City Rush suffer first shutout of the season

TULSA – Devin Williams stopped all 29 shots from the Rapid City Rush to lead the Tulsa Oilers to a 3-0 win on Friday night. The shutout loss is the first one suffered by the Rush this season, and kicked off a “three-in-three” against the Oilers this weekend. Tulsa jumped on the board early in […]

April 7, 2021

South Dakota Basketball Coaches Association releases All State Teams

UNDATED – The South Dakota High School  Basketball Coaches Association has released their 2020-2021 All State Team selections. In  Class AA, one West River Athlete made the first time – Senior Micah Swallow of Rapid City Central. Swallow ended the season averaging nearly 23 points per game. He was joined on the first team by […]

April 7, 2021

Sturgis Wrestling Coach Mike Abell named Region 4A Coach of the Year

STURGIS — Sturgis Brown High School’s Mike Abell was recently honored by the South Dakota Wrestling Coaches Association as the 2020-2021 Region 4A Coach of the Year. Abell, the Scoopers head wrestling coach says he was excited to win the award, but noted he couldn’t have done it without the talented number of wrestlers he’s […]

April 6, 2021

Hardrockers Withdraw From RMAC Volleyball Tournament

RAPID CITY, S.D. — South Dakota Mines regretfully announces the withdrawal from the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference women’s volleyball tournament due to COVID-19 issues announced by the Hardrocker Athletic Dept.  Tuesday morning in Rapid City, South Dakota. “It is with great disappointment that I announce the South Dakota Mines volleyball program must withdraw from the […]

April 6, 2021

USD Coyotes to play Missouri in opening round of NCAA Volleyball Tournament

VERMILLION, S.D. – South Dakota volleyball will face off with Missouri in the opening round of the NCAA National Tournament on April 14, inside the CHI Center in Omaha, Nebraska. The Coyotes, making their second NCAA appearance at the Division I era in the last three seasons, won the Summit League Tournament title with a […]

April 6, 2021

South Dakota-South Dakota State game nixed due to COVID-19

BROOKINGS, S.D. (AP) — The Missouri Valley Football Conference says the game scheduled Saturday between South Dakota and South Dakota State has been canceled due to the coronavirus. Conference officials said the move was necessary because of positive COVID-19 test results and subsequent contact tracing among South Dakota’s players, coaches, managers and staff. The game […]