Category Archives: Local Sports

LOCAL SPORTS 10-31-22

The road to the dome runs through the state capitol, as the (6-4) Yankton Bucks travel to (10-0) Pierre for the Class 11AA South Dakota High School Football Semi-Finals this Friday. The Bucks dropped their regular season contest to Pierre 55-10 but are looking to ride a wave of recent success in hopes of upsetting…read more »

LOCAL SPORTS 10-28-22

FOOTBALL All classes of South Dakota High School Football played their quarterfinal rounds last night: The Yankton Bucks played their final game under the lights at Crane-Youngworth Field last night, defeating Brookings 49-14 in the Class 11AA Quarterfinal Round of the playoffs. Yankton dominated all three sides of the ball. Rugby Ryken delivered another historic…read more »

LOCAL SPORTS 10-26-22

VOLLEYBALL Yankton Gazelles Volleyball pushed Tea Area to five sets in varsity volleyball action last night at the Summit Activities Center, but ultimately fell short (25-14, 23-25, 25-20, 16-25, 10-15). Macy Drotzmann led the Gazelles with 11 kills and 22 digs. Camille McDermott also posted a double-double with 37 set assists and 21 digs. Chayse…read more »

LOCAL SPORTS 10-20-22

It’s Gameday. The (4-4) Yankton Bucks play their regular season finale tonight at historic Crane-Youngworth Field versus the visiting (2-6) Huron Tigers. With a victory, Yankton locks up a home playoff game in the opening round of the Class 11AA playoffs. You can catch the action live on KYNT and KYNTV with Bryce Ladwig and…read more »

LOCAL SPORTS 10-19-22

FOOTBALL The Class D1 Nebraska High School Football Playoffs begin tomorrow, 7th seed (5-3) Crofton is hosting 10th seed (5-3) Freeman. Tehl Tanner and Scott Ulrich will bring you the action on the Riverfront Sports App, this stations website, or Riverfront Sports Station 94.3 FM. Pregame 645pm, kickoff 7pm. Half of the South Dakota High…read more »

LOCAL SPORTS 10-18-22

The final South Dakota High School Football Media Power Rankings have been released: Class 11AAA 1. Jefferson (20)                               8-0  1 2. Harrisburg                                     7-1  2 3. O’Gorman                                     6-2  3 4. Lincoln                                          5-3  4 5. Brandon Valley                           3-5  5 Class 11AA 1. Pierre (20)                                     8-0   1…read more »

LOCAL SPORTS 10-17-22

The Yankton Bucks fell 29-7 to Aberdeen Central Friday night at Crane-Youngworth Field, falling to 4-4 on the season, and to 4th in the Class 11AA Standings, behind Pierre, Tea Area and Aberdeen. On a positive note for the Bucks, senior Tyler Sohler climbed to #1 in the YHS All-Time Receiving Yards list, surpassing Buck…read more »

LOCAL SPORTS 10-11-22

The newest South Dakota High School Football Media Power Rankings have been released, and there is some movement from a week ago, with the top three, Pierre, Tea Area, and Yankton remaining the same, but Brookings and Aberdeen swapping spots in the four and five spots. Class 11AA 1. Pierre                  7-0     1 2. Tea…read more »

LOCAL SPORTS 10-6-22

The 2022 Class AA Girls Tennis State Tournament begins today at Sioux Park in Rapid City. The Gazelles enter the tournament having finished fifth in the ESD Conference Tournament last week. First serves begin at 8am MT. The tournament runs through tomorrow. The Yankton Gazelles host Brandon Valley tonight at the Summit Activities Center for…read more »

LOCAL SPORTS 10-3-22

The Yankton Bucks are back in the win column after a road 38-27 road victory Friday night over Brookings at Dana J Dykhouse Stadium. Rugby Ryken led the way offensively for Yankton, running for two, and tossing three touchdowns, one to Cody Oswald, and the other two found the hands of Tyler Sohler. Yankton’s defense…read more »