Category Archives: Local Sports

Lancer Baseball Team Whips Presentation in Friday’s DH

The Mount Marty University baseball squad began their 2021 season Frday with an impressive doubleheader sweep over Presentation College at the U-S Bank Stadium in Minneapolis by scores of 14-1 and 13-1.  The Lancers totaled 27 runs and 27 hits and committed no errors in the twin bill.  Josh Roemen had six hits on the…read more »

Dakota Wesleyan Beats Mount Marty in Women’s BB

Dakota Wesleyan used a big second quarter and defeated Mount Marty 73-45 in women’s basketball last night in the Lancers final home game of the season.  Senior Karlee McKinney led Mount Marty with 10 points and senior Sarah Castenada added 8 points and 7 rebounds.  The Lancer women are 4-20 overall and will wrap up…read more »

YHS Basketball and Wrestling on Friday

The Yankton High School basketball teams will host Mitchell this evening in a doubleheader starting at 6:00 at the Summit Activities Center.  The Kernel girls basketball squad is seeded second in the state, while the Mitchell boys have dropped to sixth as they face the second-ranked Bucks.  Our broadcast of Gazelles and Bucks hoops with…read more »

Crofton, Hartington CC and Wynot Win Girls Sub-Districts

The top-ranked Crofton defense held tenth-ranked North Central to just four points in the first half on their way to a 56-24 victory in the Class C-2 sub-district title game last night.  Lacey Sprakel led the Lady Warriors with 17 points and 12 rebounds.   Hartington Cedar Catholic downed Boyd County 50-32 in Class D-1, and…read more »

Mount Marty Starts Baseball Season Today in Minneapolis

The Mount Marty University baseball squad begins their 2021 season with doubleheaders the next two days in quite a setting.  The Lancers will take on Presentation College in four games at the U-S Bank Stadium in Minneapolis.  The home opener is scheduled March 6th against Dickinson State at Riverside Park.read more »

Final Home BB Game Tonight for MMU Women

The Mount Marty women’s basketball squad plays their final home game of the season tonight, hosting Dakota Wesleyan at 7:00.  The Tigers are in seventh place in the G-PAC with a record of 11 and 9, while the Lancers are 2 and 18 and stand 11th place in the conference.  Our broadcast of Mount Marty…read more »

Nebraska Girls BB Sub-District Title Games Tonight

A number of sub-district titles will be decided tonight in Nebraska girls basketball.  The top-ranked Crofton Lady Warriors will host tenth-rated North Central in a Class C-2 battle of two teams with only three losses each this season.  In Class D-1, Hartington Cedar Catholic will entertain Boyd County tonight, and Wynot will host Randolph in…read more »

MMU Football Program Adds Top RB from Tea

The Mount Marty University football program has received a commitment from one of the top running backs in South Dakota.  Kaden Johnson is a 165-pound halfback from Tea who averaged over eight yards per carry and scored 15 touchdowns in the fall for the Class 11-A state champions.  Johnson is the third player from the…read more »

High School Wrestling Region and State Meets

The Yankton Bucks will go for honors in the Region 1-A wrestling meet Friday at Brandon Valley High School. The Nebraska State high school wrestling tournament is underway in Omaha.  The Crofton-Bloomfield squad has eight wrestlers competing in the state meet.read more »

SF Christian Downs Yankton in Girls BB Tuesday

The Yankton Gazelles lost a 53-28 basketball game at Class A fifth-ranked Sioux Falls Christian Tuesday night.  The Gazelles shot just 22 percent from the field and were led by six points and five rebounds from junior Jordynn Salvatori.  Yankton is now 1-15 on the season and will host Mitchell Friday evening as part of…read more »