KYNT Local Sports for 3-19-20

The All-ESD Conference wrestling team has been announced with two members of the Yankton Bucks receiving honors.  Sophomore Owen Warren at 195 pounds and junior Tucker Baym at 113 pounds each were named All-Conference in wrestling.  Warren placed third in the Class A wrestling state tournament and finished at 35 and 3 on the season, while Baym took fifth place at the state meet and ended up 29 and 5 overall.  Brandon Valley, Pierre and Watertown tied for the ESD championship while Yankton finished in a tie for seventh place.

Five state basketball tournaments would have started today in South Dakota.  The Class Double-A tourneys with both the Yankton Gazelles and Bucks would have begun today at the Denny Sanford Premier Center in Sioux Falls, the Class A Boys and Girls Tournaments were scheduled for the Rushmore Plaza Civic Center in Rapid City and the Class B Boys Tourney would have been played in the Barnett Center on the Northern State University campus in Aberdeen.  The South Dakota High School Activities Association says the state tournaments are suspended and postponed at this time.