Local Sports Wrap 9-23-21

  • The Lancer Volleyball squad fell short to Concordia in Women’s GPAC Volleyball last night in three straight sets 16-25, 19-25, 14-25. The Lancers are now 0-6 in GPAC play and travel to #1 ranked Midland on Saturday for another GPAC clash.


  • Yankton Cross Country plays host to Gayville-Volin, Mitchell, Norfolk, Pierce, Sioux City Bishop Heelan, and Vermillion today for a varsity invitational at Fox Run Golf Course. Competition is set to begin at 415pm.


  • Gazelles tennis travels to Harrisburg today for a varsity triangular with the host Tigers and Sioux Falls Washington Warriors. The Gazelles open serve at 11am vs Harrisburg, and Sioux Falls Washington immediately following.


  • Bucks football continues their homestand Friday, hosting four-time Class 11-AA champion Pierre for Yankton’s Homecoming, Pioneer Days. You can catch the action LIVE on KYNT and KYNTV platforms with color analyst Jacob Wuertz and the voice of Bucks football, Bryce Ladwig. Pregame 630/kickoff at 7. Visit our website for more info.


  • The Lancers (0-3) Football program finally returns home to Crane-Youngworth Field this Saturday as they host GPAC foe (0-3) Briar Cliff University. You can tune in live to the action on all KYNT audio and KYNTV platforms with Tehl Tanner and Steve Thum, pregame begins at noon, kickoff at 1pm.


  • The turf at Crane-Youngworth won’t be given a chance to rest all of Saturday, as The 4-5-2 Gazelles, and the 9-1-1 Bucks soccer teams are gearing up to host ESD rival Aberdeen this Saturday following the Lancers football game. The Gazelles will begin the double-header at 5pm, and the Bucks immediately follow. The action can be found live on KYNT and KYNTV platforms.


  • The YHS Athletic Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony is taking place tonight at YHS Commons at 5pm. Betsy Alexanderson– Class of 2007 (Athlete); Carmen Robinson – 1976-2014 (Coach); Jack Sathe – Class of 1980 (Athlete); Tate Pesicka – Class of 2006 (Athlete) are all being inducted.