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KYNT Sports 9-29-15

Tuesday, September 29, 2015

The Mount Marty men’s golf team placed eighth out of 15 teams at the Doane College Invitational at Wilderness Ridge Golf Course in Lincoln.  The Lancers shot a team total of 323, led by a 74 from Robbie Neswick.

Today, the Mount Marty women’s golf team will compete in Lincoln at the Nebraska Wesleyan Invitational.

The Mount Marty College soccer teams have a doubleheader at Morningside College today, with the women’s game at 5:30 and the men’s contest at 8:00.

U-S-D will open its conference football schedule this Saturday at 2 p-m with a Dakota Days contest against tenth-ranked Youngstown State.  South Dakota State is seventh in the coaches poll this week, and will face second-ranked N-D-S-U.

The Yankton High School soccer teams will be on the road tomorrow for the first round of the playoffs.  The tenth-seed Gazelles play at Aberdeen Central Tuesday, with the game at 4:00 at Swisher Field next to the high school.  The eleventh-seed Bucks visit Watertown tomorrow and face the Arrows at 6:00 at the Anza Soccer Complex.  Tuesday’s winners advance to the state quarter-finals on Saturday.

Brandon Valley edged Yankton 26-21 Monday in the J-V/sophomore football game.  Garrett Tennant passed for 139 yards and two touchdowns for the Bucks.

The Yankton Bucks fell to third place in the South Dakota Sportswriters football poll this week after losing at top-rated Pierre last Friday.  Brookings is second, with Harrisburg and Mitchell tied for fourth place.  Bon Homme has jumped up to third place in the Class 9-Double-A poll this week, while unbeaten Scotland is rted second in Class 9-A football, and Alcester-Hudson is ranked fifth in Class 9-B.

In the high school volleyball poll this week, Bon Homme is fifth in Class A and Freeman Academy is rated fifth in Class B.

In high school club softball on Monday, O’Gorman beat Yankton 8-3 and then the Gazelles took an 8-5 victory over the Knights in game two as Bailey Peterka drove in four runs for the winners.  

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KYNT Sports 9-28-15

Monday, September 28, 2015

Mount Marty split a pair of sweeps in G-PAC volleyball this weekend, winning three games in a row at the College of Saint Mary in Omaha Saturday and then losing three-zero against 21st-ranked Hastings Sunday at the Cimpl Arena.  Bailey Kuchta and Allison Cross each had 17 kills this weekend for the Lancers, while Amber Dythse (diss-tee) had 60 assists combined for the two matches.  Mount Marty is 2 and 4 in the conference and plays at Dakota Wesleyan on Wednesday.

A strong Midland University men’s soccer team rolled past Mount Marty 13-0 on Saturday.  In the women’s contest, Midland blanked the Lancers by a 3-0 score.

Omaha defeated U-S-D in volleyball Saturday by a 3-1 score, dropping the Coyotes to a 6 and 9 overall record and winless in two Summit League matches.

South Dakota State defeated Robert Morris, Pennsylvania 34-10 in the Beef Bowl Saturday in Brookings.  Zach Loojan (loo-hahn) passed for a career-high 395 yards for the Jacks, and was named the Conference Offensive Player of the Week.

The pairings are set for the first round of South Dakota high school soccer playoffs on Tuesday.  The Yankton Gazelles are seeded tenth and will play at Aberdeen Central, while the eleventh-seed Yankton Bucks visit Watertown on Tuesday.

The Yankton Bucks took second place in the E-S-D Conference boys golf meet at Brookings on Saturday.  Pierre won the title with a 303, while Yankton shot 321 and Aberdeen Central had 325 for third place.  Mason Sundleaf finished in a fourth place tie for Yankton with 78, while A-J Fernandez tied for sixth with a 79.

Top-ranked Aberdeen Central downed Yankton in volleyball on Saturday by scores of 25-20, 25-23 and 25-15.  The Gazelles are 2 and 8 on the season, and will host Mitchell Thursday night.

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KYNT Sports 9-25-15

Friday, September 25, 2015

The Mount Marty women’s soccer team lost a 3-0 match at the College of Saint Mary in Omaha on Thursday.  The Lancers are 1 and 4 on the season, and will host a doubleheader against Midland tomorrow at 2 and 4 p-m.

The U-S-D women’s soccer team will host UC-Riverside at 4:00 today, and the Coyote volleyball squad will have its first home match of the season at 5 p-m against Western Illinois to open the Summit League season.

Sioux Falls Roosevelt defeated Yankton in volleyball on Thursday by scores of 25-13, 18-25, 25-18 and 25-22.  Senior Becky Frick had 9 kills and 21 digs for the Gazelles, who are 2 and 7 overall and will host top-rated Aberdeen Central tomorrow afternoon.

Yankton rolled past Huron 7-1 in girls soccer yesterday, as Brianna Benjamin led the attack with three goals and Hailey Schild added two.  Huron blanked Yankton 2-0 in the boys game on Thursday.  The Bucks ended up with a 5-6-1 regular season record while the Gazelles were 4-6-2, and the teams will find out this weekend where they will go for the first round of the playoffs next Tuesday.

The Yankton Cross-Country Invitational was run in very wet weather on Thursday, as Madison Lavin of Vermillion took the girls race just ahead of Savannah Woods from Yankton.  Sam Gusso of Yankton took the runner-up spot in the boys race.

The second-rated Yankton Bucks visit top-ranked Pierre tonight in a battle that could decide the E-S-D Conference football title. Our broadcast begins at 6:05 pm with the YHS Nation Show and the kickoff at 7 pm on AM 1450, KYNT and   

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KYNT Sports 9-23-15

Wednesday, September 23, 2015

Briar Cliff swept Mount Marty in G-PAC volleyball last night by scores of 25-17, 25-22 and 25-22.  Bailey Kuchta of Wynot led the Lancers with 13 kills, while Amber Dysthe (diss-tee) recorded 31 set assists.  Mount Marty is now 4 and 8 on the season, and will host the College of St. Mary Saturday at 3:00 at the Cimpl Arena.

The Mount Marty women’s soccer team continues their season this afternoon with a match at the College of St. Mary in Omaha.

The South Dakota Coyote golf classic was held the past two days at Dakota Dunes Country Club.  Missouri State won the men’s title with U-S-D in sixth place, while North Dakota State edged the Coyotes by six shots to win the women’s trophy.

Unbeaten Creighton is now up to fourth in the Nebraska Class D-1 football poll this week.  Hartington Cedar Catholic is ranked ninth in Class C-2 football.

The Yankton J-V/sophomore football squad played two teams for one half and won both games by one point, as the Bucks edged O’Gorman 8-7 and defeated Mitchell 7-6.

Huron defeated Yankton in varsity volleyball on Tuesday 3 games to 1 at the Summit Activities Center.  The Gazelles are now 2 and 6 on the season, and will play at Sioux Falls Roosevelt on Thursday.

Sioux Falls Lincoln rolled past Yankton 6-1 in boys soccer on Tuesday, and the Patriots edged the Gazelles 3-2 in varsity girls action.   Yankton concludes its regular season at Huron on Thursday with the playoffs starting next Tuesday.

Yankton competed in the Huron Cheer and Dance Invitational last night.  The Gazelles Dance squad took fourth place, while the Yankton Cheer team was 8th.

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KYNT Sports 9-22-15

Tuesday, September 22, 2015

The Mount Marty women’s golf team shot a 328 score and took first place out of six teams at the Morningside Fall Invite Monday at Whispering Creek Golf Club in Sioux City.  Lancer junior Logan Wagner fired a 79 and won medalist honors in a playoff.  The Mount Marty men’s golf team shot a 339 total and placed tenth out of 14 teams, as Lancer freshman Joe Brinkman shot a 72 and finished in third.

The Mount Marty volleyball squad is 4 and 7 on the season heading into a G-PAC match tonight at 8 and 4 Briar Cliff. 

U-S-D senior right tackle Derek Chancellor has been named the Missouri Valley Football Conference Offensive Lineman of the Week.  Chancellor helped the Coyotes gain 476 total yards in their 52-0 shutout win over Drake. 

In girls tennis on Monday, Yankton defeated Madison 5-4 and lost to Brandon Valley by a 8-1 score.

In girls club softball on Monday, Sioux Falls Roosevelt swept a pair from Yankton by scores of 15-3 and 19-4.

Bon Homme is now rated fourth in Class A volleyball, as the Lady Cavaliers raised their season record to 12 and 1.  Wagner dropped to sixth in Class A, while Parker is fifth and Freeman Academy is ranked sixth in Class B volleyball.

The Yankton football team is rated second in Class 11-Double-A this week, and the Bucks travel to play at top-ranked Pierre this Friday night.  Bon Homme is rated fifth in Class 9-Double-A football, Scotland is third and Parker is sixth in Class 9-A, while Alcester-Hudson is ranked sixth in Class 9-B.

Tonight, the Yankton Gazelles volleyball team will host Huron…the Bucks and Gazelles soccer squads will entertain Sioux Falls Lincoln…and the Yankton Cheer and Dance teams will compete in the Huron Invitational.

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KYNT Sports 9-21-18

Monday, September 21, 2015

The University of South Dakota won their second straight football contest with a 52-0 shutout over Drake University in the DakotaDome on Saturday.  Trevor Bouma led the Coyotes with 117 yards rushing and three touchdowns.

U-S-D got a goal in the 77th minute from Danielle Anderson to edge Northern Iowa 1-0 Sunday in Vermillion.  The Coyotes host UC-Riverside this Friday.

Jamestown took a pair of soccer contests over Mount Marty Sunday in Yankton.  The Jimmies won the women’s game 4-0 and took the men’s contest by a 6-1 score.  The Lancer women play at the College of Saint Mary’s this Wednesday.

The Yankton Gazelles tennis team split a triangular in Mitchell on Saturday.  Yankton defeated Spearfish 6-3 and lost to Mitchell 7-2.  The Gazelles will host Brandon Valley and Madison in a triangular Tuesday at 1 p-m.

Yankton split a pair of club softball games Sunday in Minnesota, defeating Jackson 5-3 and losing 3-2 against Pipestone.  The Gazelles will host Sioux Falls Roosevelt in a doubleheader starting at 6:00 this evening at Sertoma Park.

Yankton will compete in another three team football gathering for their JV/Sophomore team today, as the Bucks, Mitchell and O’Gorman play in Sioux Falls today starting at 4:15 p-m.

Northwestern won the annual 16-team Cavalier Clash volleyball tournament in Tyndall on Saturday.  Bon Homme placed second in the meet, while Wagner and Parker tied for third place.

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KYNT Sports for 9-18-15

Friday, September 18, 2015

The Yankton boys golf team shot 338 at Fox Run Golf Course Thursday to place third in a triangular meet, as Lincoln took the title with a 313 and Washington was runner-up at 321.  Mason Sundleaf led the Bucks with a 79, tied for fifth place.

The Yankton Gazelles defeated Vermillion 8-1 in girls tennis action on Thursday.

The Yankton Bucks and Gazelles cross-country runners will be back in action at the Norfolk Invitational at 4 p-m, with reports through the meet on 1450, KYNT.

The Yankton Bucks football team will host Aberdeen Central in homecoming this evening at Crane-Youngworth Field.  Both teams are 2 and 1 on the season, with the kickoff at 7:00.  Our broadcast starts with the YHS Nation show at 6:05 p-m.

Alcester-Hudson plays at Parker in high school football action tonight, with both teams state ranked.  Bon Homme travels to Kimball-White Lake, Crofton will host Oakland-Craig, Wausa visits Wynot, and Beresford plays at Elk Point-Jefferson.

The G-PAC Men’s Golf Qualifier number one will be held today at The Ridge Golf Club in Sioux Center, Iowa.  Mount Marty will go after honors today in the meet hosted by Dordt College.

The Mount Marty volleyball squad will host 11th-ranked Northwestern tonight at 7:30 at the Cimpl Arena.  The Lancers are 4 and 6 on the season, while Northwestern has a 13 and 2 overall record.

Laredo has evened up the American Association best-of-five baseball championship.  Last night, Laredo downed the Sioux City Explorers 5-2.  The series is tied at one game each, with game three Saturday night in Sioux City
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KYNT Sports 9-17-2015

Thursday, September 17, 2015

The Sioux City Explorers took a 1-0 lead in the American Association Championship Series as they racked up 19 hits and topped the Laredo Lemurs 10-2 in Game 1.  American Association Pitcher of the Year Patrick Johnson earned the win in Game 1 going six innings without allowing a run. Johnson struck out 10 of the 25 batters he faced.  Game 2 is set for Thursday at Uni-Trade Stadium in Laredo.


One-and-one Drake will take on the U-S-D Coyote football squad Saturday at the Dakotadome.  The ‘Yotes are also 1-1.   South Dakota is receiving votes in the top 25 despite posting two wins last year and being picked to finish last in its own conference.  The Coyotes have won the last two meetings between the two teams.

GPAC Scoreboard for September 16
    Dordt College 3, Mount Marty College 0


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KYNT Sports 9-16-2015

Wednesday, September 16, 2015

GPAC Scoreboard for September 15

        Dakota State University 3, Mount Marty College 1

GPAC Schedule for September 16    

    Mount Marty College at Dordt College


Varsity Soccer

Yankton: 1               Pierre: 3

 Isaac Schultz: 1 goal

Trevor Rafferty : 4 Saves


JV Soccer

Yankton: 1             Pierre: 1

 Luke Schultz: 1 goal


The South Dakota Coyotes tied for third at the U-N-O Invitational Golf Meet in Nebraska City, Nebraska.  The two day tournament ended with U-S-D tied with three other schools.  The meet was won by Iowa Western.  The Coyotes were led by Matt Swanson who shot one over.

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KYNT Sports 9-12-15

Saturday, September 12, 2015

The Yankton Bucks shot a team score of 337 Friday, and placed sixth out of 14 teams at the Yankton Golf Invitational at Hillcrest Country Club.  O’Gorman won the meet with a 302 total, 12 strokes better than Lincoln.  Yankton freshman Michael Frick carded a 79 and tied for tenth place, while junior A-J Fernandez shot an 82 for the Bucks.  Yankton competes in the Brookings Invitational today.

Aberdeen Central edged Yankton 3-2 in boys’ soccer on Friday, as Gabe Wenzlaff scored twice for the Bucks.  The Golden Eagles shut out the Yankton Gazelles 3-0 yesterday.

In girls tennis on Friday, Sioux Falls Washington blanked the Gazelles 9-0.  Yankton will face Roosevelt and Aberdeen Roncalli in Sioux Falls this morning.

The Yankton Gazelles volleyball squad plays at Pierre in a 5:00 match today.  The Yankton Bucks and Gazelles cross-country runners race in the Brandon Valley Invitational starting at 9:30 a-m and we’ll have reports on AM 1450, KYNT.

The Yankton Bucks football squad takes on Sioux Falls Washington today at 3:30 in the President’s Bowl game at Howard Wood Field, with our broadcast starting just before 3:00 on AM 1450, KYNT.

The Mount Marty volleyball squad dropped a five-set match at Presentation College last night.  The Lancers are 3 and 3 on the season, and will play two matches in Valley City, North Dakota today.

The U-S-D volleyball team swept Jacksonville State Friday, and then was swept by North Dakota Friday at a tournament in Grand Forks.   The Coyotes are 3 and 5 overall with matches against Green Bay and Drake later today.

The U-S-D football team is out west for a game tonight at U-C Davis, while South Dakota State has their home opener this evening against Southern Utah.

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