Category Archives: Local Sports

Bucks Baseball Hosts Huron in a DH Today

The Yankton Bucks club baseball team goes for their first win of the season when they host the Huron Tigers in a doubleheader today at Riverside Field.  KYNT Sports Director Bryce Ladwig will have the play-by-play of the twin bill starting with the pre-game at 11:30 AM. The Yankton Bucks and Gazelles track & field…read more »

Former YHS Wrestling Coach Stout Passes Away

Long-time Yankton High School wrestling coach Jim Stout passed away in Sioux Falls this week at the age of 82.  Stout was the Bucks head wrestling coach starting in 1965 and had an 80-37 win-loss record in dual meets.  He was inducted into the Northern State University Hall of Fame for both wrestling and football.read more »

MMU Junior Santiago Competes in NAIA Race

Mount Marty junior Brian Santiago of Hartington competed in the NAIA Cross-Country Championship Friday in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.  Santiago placed 184th in the national meet with a time of 27 minutes, 8 seconds in the 8-K race.read more »

Baseball Schedule Change

The Yankton High School Baseball double-header vs Brandon Valley on April 16th has been rescheduled to Thursday April 15th in Yankton. KYNT will still have the coverage of the game, with first pitch set for 5pm.read more »

USD Men’s Basketball Welcomes Transfer

As one area athlete leaves his high school career to play Big 10 basketball at Wisconsin, another enters. The USD Coyote Men’s Basketball program has announced an incoming transfer for next season, 6’3 guard Walt McGory, who has spent the last four seasons in Badger red. McGory played his high school ball at Edina High…read more »

Mo Earns GPAC Softball Pitcher of the Week

Mount Marty University pitcher Maureena “Mo” Vornhagen has been named the Great Plains Athletic Conference Softball Pitcher of the Week. Vornhagen has posted a 3-0 record along with 21 strikeouts over 13 innings of work for the Lancers this week. Mount Marty, 14-9 overall and 5-3 in GPAC play. The Lancers travel to Dakota Wesleyan…read more »

Yankton Track and Field Performed Well on the Road

Yankton Track & Field brought home 11 victories from the Quadrangular at Sioux Falls Washington yesterday. The Gazelles won three relays, the 800, 1600, and medley. Josie Jensen won the 400 with a time of 1:05.90, Keira Christ won the 100-meter hurdles, setting a 18.15 time. For the Bucks, Cody Oswald won the 110 Hurdles…read more »

Yankton Bucks Tennis Split Triangular

The Yankton Bucks were dealt their first loss of the season as they fell short to Brandon Valley 5-4, and defeated Sioux Falls Roosevelt 8-1 in boys tennis action yesterday afternoon in a triangular in Brandon Valley. The Bucks are now 5-1 on the young season and now focus on their April 13th match at…read more »

Concordia Sweeps MMU in GPAC Baseball

Concordia held off Mount Marty 10-9 in the second game of a baseball twin bill to complete a sweep over the Lancers Saturday at Riverside Field.  The 20th-ranked Bulldogs won the opener 10-3 as Jesse Garcia led their attack with three homers and five RBI’s on the day.  Colin Muth of Yankton paced the Lancers…read more »

Bucks Baseball at Mitchell Today

The Yankton Bucks high school club baseball team plays their first road games of the season today.  The Bucks are winless in three games and will travel to Mitchell for a doubleheader this afternoon.read more »