KYNT Local Sports for 6-13-18

Sioux Falls West swept a Legion baseball doubleheader over Yankton Post 12 last night by scores of 5-3 and 8-4 at Riverside Field.  Yankton dropped to 1 and 3 in the region and is now 4 and 9 overall with games coming up this Friday through Sunday at the Sioux Falls Post 307 Invitational at the Renner Field.

In American Association baseball on Tuesday, the Chicago Dogs edged the Sioux Falls Canaries 6-5 and the Kansas City T-Bones shut out the Sioux City Explorers by a 6-0 count.

The University of South Dakota has added Serbia native Simeon Jovic to their men’s basketball program.  The 6’9” forward averaged nearly 12 points and 9 rebounds a game last season at Southwest Christian Academy in Little Rock, Arkansas.

U-S-D junior defensive end Darin Greenfield has been named a pre-season first-team All-American by HERO Sports.  Greenfield led the Missouri Valley Football Conference with 19 tackles for loss during the 2017 season for the Coyotes.

HERO Sports named linebacker Christian Rozeboom and kicker Chase Vinatieri from South Dakota State as first-team pre-season All-Americans.  HERO Sports picked the Jackrabbits for fifth place in the national F-C-S ranking with defending champion North Dakota State in first.