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High school football
November 30, 2016
Litter of Bulldogs headline 11A All-State team
Led by Joe Robbie MVP and Most Outstanding Back Mason Leighton, two-time Class 11A champion Madison dominated the All-State team. The Bulldogs, who defeated Tea 39-0 in the 11A championship game, accounted for eight of the 28 roster spots. Their selections were distributed evenly...
November 30, 2016 - 12:01pm
September 3, 2016
Mount Vernon/Plankinton vs. Kimball/White Lake highlights
September 3, 2016 - 12:21am
August 24, 2016
Wahlen ready to orchestrate Kernel offense
For the past three seasons, the Mitchell High School football team had the same starting quarterback—Kanin Nelson. Nelson, now a third-string...
August 24, 2016 - 11:53pm
Winner ready to repeat
WINNER—In the storied history of Winner High School football, no team has ever won back-to-back state championships. After cruising through...
August 24, 2016 - 11:49pm
No. 5 Kernels head west
SPEARFISH — Both the Mitchell Kernels and Spearfish Spartans are looking to extend their winning streaks. The No. 5 Kernels, coming off consecutive wins over Watertown and Sturgis, will face Spearfish, winners of three in a row, at 8 p.m. today in Spearfish. "They're a 3-1...
September 24, 2015 - 11:05pm
September 18, 2015
Looking to make it two in a row
The Kernels aren't going to overlook Sturgis. Fresh off the team's first win—a 13-10 overtime victory over Watertown—Mitchell now...
September 18, 2015 - 12:14am
September 4, 2015
Late rally helps Highlanders top Burke/South Central
SIOUX FALLS—In a duel of dual-threat quarterbacks and their teams on Friday, the resilience of the Scotland Highlanders prevailed. A...
September 4, 2015 - 5:43pm
April 3, 2015
'Nebraska Plan' one step closer to coming to SDHSAA football
South Dakota is one step closer to having a changed power point system for high school football. The new system called the "Nebraska Plan,"...
April 3, 2015 - 11:27pm
November 13, 2014
Warbirds in way of Howard's final goal
Throughout various points in the 2014 season, Howard senior running back Luke Loudenburg kept telling anyone who would listen how dedicated the...
November 13, 2014 - 1:57pm
October 29, 2014
Howard's Loudenburg breaks two nine-man records
HOWARD -- Despite putting up video game-like rushing numbers week in and week out, Howard fullback Luke Loudenburg is always quick to deflect...
October 29, 2014 - 3:35am
September 12, 2014
Howard shuts down Seahawks
SIOUX FALLS -- There was little stopping the Howard Tigers on Friday night. The No. 1-ranked team in Class 9A scored on its first five possessions...
September 12, 2014 - 11:35pm
October 30, 2013
Photo Gallery: High School Football playoffs week one
October 30, 2013 - 12:58am
February 16, 2011
High school football schedules released for 2011 season
Even though the state basketball playoffs are about to begin, the football season was on the mind of some of the area coaches. On Tuesday, the South Dakota High School Activities Association released the matchups for the 2011 season, giving the coaches and players plenty of time...
February 16, 2011 - 9:25pm
January 28, 2011
Jeb Olsen signs to play football at Dakota State University
Canistota's Jeb Olsen has signed to play football at Dakota State University in the fall. Olsen, who was The Daily Republic's Player of the Year this past season, is a 5-foot-9 running back who led the Hawks to the Class 9B state championship. According to a release from DSU, he...
January 28, 2011 - 12:49am
December 24, 2010
New 11AAA division proposed in high school football
Mitchell High School Activities Director Geoff Gross feels there is a 'huge inequity in student population' among schools in Class 11AA for football. And he is not the only one. In March, that problem will be one issue on the table when the activities directors from all 11AA schools...
December 24, 2010 - 12:00am