Daily Republic Sports
Former Winner all-state standout Kray Krolikowski is transferring from South Dakota to the University of Sioux Falls. USF head coach Jed Stugart confirmed the transfer on Monday. Krolikowski played in 10 games for the Coyotes as a freshman last season, recording six tackles, including three solo tackles. He will be immediately eligible to play for the Cougars. Krolikowski was a first team all-state selection for Winner in 2013 with 45 tackles and seven sacks.
Members of the Mitchell junior tennis program won three titles and placed second in five other events at the Yankton Lewis & Clark Tennis Classic this past weekend in Yankton. Mitchell's Adam Loes and Nathan Zimmerman won the 16-under boys doubles division with two wins, including an 8-5 victory over Dakota Folkerts and Gerit Ludens of Sioux Falls in the title match. Kade Jerke of Mitchell was the champion in the boys 14-under singles division with three wins.
A fall activities meeting for Mitchell High School sports will be at 7 p.m.
In an article on Page B1 of Saturday's edition, The Daily Republic misidentified players on the Mitchell White teener baseball team. The pitcher shown in the picture was Jackson Sadler.
Registration for the Mitchell High School and Mitchell Middle School softball teams is set for 6 p.m. today at Joe Quintal Field in Mitchell. All Mitchell public and private school students grades 6-12 are welcome to register. For more information or to register online, visit www.freeteams.net/Kernels .
A pair of Mitchell golfers recorded hole-in-ones this weekend at Lakeview Golf Course in Mitchell. Adam Bleeker, of Mitchell, hit his first-ever hole-in-one on Lakeview's Hole No. 8. Bleeker used a 52-degree wedge to sink the 122-yard shot on Saturday. On Sunday, Terry Feterl, of Mitchell, used an 8-iron to record a hole-in-one on Hole No. 8. Feterl's shot was 135-yards and it was his second-ever hole-in-one.
SIOUX FALLS—After winning its opening game on Friday, the Mitchell White teener baseball team dropped a pair of contests on Saturday at the 13-14 AA Minors state tournament in Sioux Falls. Mitchell White fell to the Brandon Valley Rivercats 18-16 in an elimination game on Saturday. Mitchell rallied from a 9-0 deficit to tie the game up at 15 heading into the bottom of the sixth inning.
IRENE—The Tabor Bluebirds will enter the Class B state amateur baseball tournament as the District 6B champions. Tabor beat Crofton (Neb.), last year's Class B state champions, 8-3 in the District 6B championship game on Saturday in Irene. Ross Kortan earned the win for Tabor. He allowed three runs off eight hits in nine innings pitched. Doug Vanecke had two solo home runs and Logan Tycz added a home run in the win. Tabor plays Madison in its first round game at 7:30 p.m.
ABERDEEN—The Mitchell Mad Dogs dropped two contests in the Class A north region tournament this weekend in Aberdeen. Mitchell fell to Castlewood 12-2 on Saturday and 8-7 (11 innings) to Aurora on Sunday. Cody Palmer and Jesse Elward each took losses for the Mad Dogs. The Class A state amateur baseball tournament begins on Friday in Yankton.
SD Class B Amateur State Tournament At Cadwell Park Mitchell #-Home team First round Wednesday, Aug. 5 Milbank vs. #Lennox Only One, 6 p.m. Kimball/White Lake vs. #Canova, 8 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 6 Hartforld/Humboldt vs. #Akron, 11 a.m. Crofton vs. #Garretson, 1 p.m. Freeman vs. #Alexandria 5:30 p.m. Dell Rapids Mudcats vs. #Clark, 7:30 p.m. Friday, Aug. 7 Platte vs. #Webster, 11 a.m. Lake Norden vs. #Wessington Springs, 1 p.m. Harrisburg vs. #Northville, 5:30 p.m. Plankinton vs. #Dimock-Emery, 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 8 Four Corners vs.