KYNT Local Sports for 5-19-20

The annual KYNT Pass-It-On Royals Baseball Clinic has been cancelled this year due to the Covid-19 pandemic.  The clinic would have been held in three weeks at Riverside Field, but has been cancelled this year.  KYNT hopes the youth baseball clinic will return in 2021.


The Mount Marty College Women’s Basketball program had an average GPA this year of 3.752, a figure that should certainly put the Lancers in the Top Ten in the NAIA once again.  In 2019, the Mount Marty women’s basketball team placed sixth in the nation with a 3.692 average GPA.


The University of South Dakota volleyball and women’s golf program have each received an NCAA Public Recognition Award for academic excellence.  Those two Coyote programs both ranked in the Top Ten percent for academic performance over the past school year.


South Dakota State women’s golf senior Sydney Bormann of Parkston was honored with the Jackrabbit Scholar-Athlete Award.  Bormann carried a 4.0 GPA while majoring in Human Biology at SDSU.