Category Archives: Local Sports

Gazelles Big Comeback…So Close…Lose 45-44 to SFL

The Yankton Gazelles had a big third-quarter comeback after trailing by 13 at halftime, but a banked-in three-point basket helped Sioux Falls Lincoln edge the Gazelles 45-44 last night at the Summit Activities Center.  Ellie Karolevitz paced Yankton with 20 points and 6 rebounds, while Kate Beeman tallied 15 points.  Yankton will head west next…read more »

MMU Women Postponed, MMU Men Host Jamestown Today

The Mount Marty University women’s basketball home game today against Jamestown has been postponed, and the Lancer women have had to postpone their next four games.  They plan to resume their season on December 19th and the contest with Jamestown will be made up on Monday, December 21st at Noon in the Cimpl Arena. The…read more »

Bucks Wrestling Team Splits Two Matches

The Yankton Bucks wrestling squad split a pair of matches at Watertown last night to open their season.  The Bucks slipped past Beresford/Alcester-Hudson 37-33 and then lost to Watertown by a 66-12 score.  Tucker Baym and Zavier Leonard each won two matches by pin for Yankton, which will head back to Watertown tomorrow to compete…read more »

Yankton Gazelles Basketball Starts Season Tonight

The Yankton Gazelles open up their basketball season tonight with a home game against Sioux Falls Lincoln.  The Gazelles won 15 games last year and were the fifth seed for the state tournament that got cancelled when the COVID-19 pandemic began.  They graduated five senior starters and 85 percent of their points from last season. …read more »

MMU Women Postponed Saturday, Men’s Game at Noon

The Mount Marty University women’s basketball home game tomorrow against Jamestown has been postponed, with no makeup date announced.  The Lancer men’s game with Jamestown will be played tomorrow starting at noon at the Cimpl Arena. Our broadcast of MMU Men’s Basketball starts at 11:30 AM Saturday on KYNT more »

Crofton Girls First, HCC Boys Second in Pre-Season Poll

The pre-season high school basketball poll in Nebraska has been released by the Huskerland Prep Report.  The Crofton Lady Warriors are rated first in the state in Class C-2 with Ponca ranked fourth.  In Class D-1 girls basketball, Hartington Cedar Catholic is ranked fourth.  In Class D-2, the defending state champion Wynot Lady Blue Devils…read more »

MMU Women Pick Up First G-PAC Victory

The Mount Marty University women’s basketball team pulled away in the final minutes to post a 62-53 victory over the College of Saint Mary at the Cimpl Arena last night.  Senior Karlee McKinney topped the Lancers with 22 points in their first conference victory of the season after four losses.  Sophomores Carlie Wetzel and Aubrey…read more »

MMU Men’s Basketball Wins Big at Presentation

The Mount Marty University men’s basketball team fell behind by eight points early, but rallied quickly and posted a 79-50 victory at Presentation College last night.  Jailen Billings topped the Lancers with 14 points and Kade Stearns added 12 points, and each of those guards connected on four three-point baskets.  Mount Marty is now 5-4…read more »

MMU Women Host CSM Tonight at Cimpl Arena

The Mount Marty women’s basketball team returns to the court this evening with a 6:00 contest in the Cimpl Arena against the College of St. Mary.  The Lancers have a 2-5 season record, the Flames are 1-5 overall, and both teams are winless in the conference.  Our broadcast begins at 5:30 p-m on KYNT more »