Category: Local Sports
Tuesday, October 14, 2014
The Yankton Gazelles volleyball team swept Brookings 3-0 last night as Becky Frick led the way with 17 kills and 16 digs. Yankton is 7-8 and will entertain Harrisburg Thursday night in a match broadcast on AM 1450, KYNT.
The Yankton Bucks won the ESD soccer championship, and had seniors John Dannenbring and Connor Chambers chosen for the all-conference first team. The Gazelles tied for fourth place and had Brianna Benjamin, Taylor Ruter and Danielle Beckmann selected first team all-ESD.
The Yankton Gazelles club softball team had two selections on the Class AA all-tournament team. Senior outfielder Heather Hauer and senior infielder Andi Sprakel were each named all-tourney. The Gazelles ended with a 21-16 season record.
The Yankton Bucks are still the unanimous choice for the top team in Class 11-AA football, and the unbeaten Bucks will finish the regular season Friday night at home against third-ranked Harrisburg.
The Mount Marty women's basketball team will host two schools in scrimmages Wednesday night, facing the College of St. Mary's at 5 p-m and Northeast CC at 7:30 p-m in the Cimpl Arena.
USD will host Iowa State in volleyball tonight at 7 p-m in the Den at the DakotaDome. Senior Melissa Firtko had 14 blocks and 18 kills for the Coyotes last week, and was named the Summit League Volleyball Defensive Player of the Week.
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