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Strand birth announcement
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May 17, 2016
Bon Homme/Scotland advances in prep baseball playoffs
TABOR — Bolstered by a one-hit shutout from Chase Kortan, the Bon Homme/Scotland prep baseball team picked up a first-round playoff win in Region 1B West, topping Wagner/Avon/Lake Andes 10-0 in five innings. Kortan had nine strikeouts in the win, pitching all five innings. BH/S...
May 17, 2016 - 11:48pm
May 15, 2016
Bon Homme/Scotland sweeps W/A/LA
WAGNER—The Bon Homme/Scotland baseball team swept Wagner/Avon/Lake Andes on Sunday in Wagner. BH/S won the first game 10-0 and the second 20-1. In Game 1, Chase Kortan and John Kubal had three hits each, while Cole Uecker had two hits and 3 RBI for BH/S. Christian Uecker—who...
May 15, 2016 - 11:46pm
May 12, 2016
Catching up with area athletes: Schmidt seeing plenty of action for Coyotes
In his freshman season, University of South Dakota runner Brennan Schmidt is seeing plenty of action on the track. Schmidt, a Freeman native, ran the anchor leg of South Dakota's winning 4x400-meter relay team at the 91st Howard Wood Dakota Relays on Saturday in Sioux Falls. The team...
May 12, 2016 - 11:48pm
May 10, 2016
Titan girls, Warriors boys win SESD meet
WINNER—The Mount Vernon/Plankinton girls track and field team and the Winner boys team won the Southeast South Dakota Conference meet on Tuesday in Winner. MVP earned 180 points to best second place Ethan/Parkston (109), while Winner won the boys division with 111 points and...
May 10, 2016 - 11:45pm
May 8, 2016
Area high school baseball roundup: Hanson/Bridgewater-Emery sweeps McCook Central
ALEXANDRIA—The Hanson/Bridgewater-Emery baseball team swept McCook Central in a doubleheader on Sunday in Alexandria. The Ducks won the first game 10-0 and won the second game 5-2. Cole Gassman and Colton Plagman each earned wins for H/B-E, while Owen London had a double and...
May 8, 2016 - 11:34pm
April 29, 2016
Kernels have strong showing at Yankton Relays
YANKTON—Three Mitchell Kernels won events at the First Dakota Relays on Friday in Yankton. Spencer Neugebauer, Kyle Weier and Tevyn Waddell each won events, while Kaelyn Kaul and Kristin Pistulka each had second-place finishes at the event. No team scores were kept. Neugebauer...
April 29, 2016 - 11:52pm
Cooney, Platte-Geddes win B/SC/P-G Invite
Andes Central's J.J. Cooney won the boys individual title, while the Platte-Geddes boys golf team took home the team title at the Burke/South Central/Platte-Geddes Invite on Friday. On the girls side, Maggie Fiscel, of Scotland, won the event by one stroke over Burke/South Central's...
April 29, 2016 - 11:51pm
April 25, 2016
Athlete of the week: Bon Homme's Johnson using long ball for wins
TYNDALL—Alec Johnson's success on the golf course is simple—he hits the ball farther than anyone else. "I usually can outdrive everybody in my group when I play," Johnson said. "I'm a great driver." The Bon Homme junior golfer has been using long drives off the tee box...
April 25, 2016 - 11:58pm
Parkston/Ethan outlasts Bon Homme/Scotland
TABOR—The Parkston/Ethan baseball team handed Bon Homme/Scotland its first loss of the season with 6-4 win in extra innings on Monday in...
April 25, 2016 - 11:46pm
April 20, 2016
P-G, Bon Homme, B/SC share top team honors at Lakeview
The Platte-Geddes and Bon Homme boys golf teams shared top honors and the Burke/South Central girls golf team ran away from the competition at the Mount Vernon/Plankinton Invite Tuesday at Lakeview Golf Course in Mitchell. The Black Panthers and Cavaliers each scored 265 as a team,...
April 20, 2016 - 12:16am
April 18, 2016
Weather forces area schedule changes
Some area sporting events were washed out by rain Monday, forcing schedule changes. Bon Homme/Scotland and Wagner were to meet in prep baseball Monday. That game has been postponed to April 28 and will be played at 5 p.m. in Wagner. McCook was to play Dell Rapids in high school baseball...
April 18, 2016 - 11:00pm
Area high school baseball roundup: McCook rolls Tri-Valley in prep baseball
SALEM — A four-run first inning set the tone for McCook's prep baseball team Sunday, rolling Tri-Valley 13-3 in five innings Sunday at Salem. Kohl Miller scored three runs and was 2-for-2 at the plate, as was Jordan Scheier, who was 2-for 2 with two runs scored. Jesse Muth had...
April 18, 2016 - 12:06am
April 16, 2016
Names released in Bon Homme County crash that killed 3
TABOR - A 70-year-old Yankton woman died in a two-vehicle crash Thursday as the South Dakota Department of Public Safety released names involved Saturday morning. Elaine Rasmussen, of Yankton, was driving a 2003 Ford Taurus east in the westbound lane on South Dakota Highway 50. It...
April 16, 2016 - 8:09am
April 15, 2016
Three dead — including 12-year-old girl — in Bon Homme County crash
TABOR — Three people died and another suffered serious, non-life-threatening injuries Thursday in a two-vehicle crash west of Tabor. Update: Names released in Bon Homme County crash A 2003 Ford Taurus, driven by a 70-year-old female, was traveling east in the westbound lane on South...
April 15, 2016 - 9:48am
April 14, 2016
Bon Homme/Scotland shuts out Parkston
PARKSTON — There were just six total hits in the game but Bon Homme/Scotland prevailed, defeating Parkston 3-0 at The Pond in Parkston Thursday. Bryce Scieszinski led the Cavaliers at the plate, going 2-for-3 with an RBI single in the fifth inning to open the scoring. In the...
April 14, 2016 - 11:56pm