Daily Republic Sports
The Mitchell Parks and Recreation Department is taking registration entries for the first through sixth grade girls volleyball clinic, which is from 9 a.m. to noon Oct. 25 at the Mitchell High School. The clinic is $20 and the deadline to sign up is 5 p.m. Sunday. To register, go to the Rec Center or online at cityofmitchell.org.
Minnesota Vikings linebacker Chad Greenway practiced without issue Thursday. Greenway, a Mount Vernon native, practiced Oct. 10 before missing Sunday's game against the Detroit Lions, and was back practicing with the team Wednesday. Greenway has had a three-game absence after having a broken hand and suffering three broken ribs on Sept. 21 in New Orleans. "He felt pretty good," Vikings coach Mike Zimmer told the St. Paul Pioneer Press on Thursday. "We've done another test to see where he's at, healing wise. It looks pretty good.
• Mitchell High School cross country at Brandon Valley Quad 4:15 p.m. in Brandon. • Mitchell High School competitive cheer and dance at ESD Meet Invitational 5:30 p.m. in Aberdeen...
The Briar Cliff college volleyball team defeated Dakota Wesleyan in straight sets on Wednesday night in a Great Plains Athletic Conference matchup. The Chargers defeated the Tigers 25-17, 25-15, 26-24. DWU's Lauren Tadlock had 13 kills while Michelle Van Epps tallied 28 assists. Libero Maggie Stehly had a match-high 21 digs for the Tigers. DWU (5-15, 0-10 GPAC) face Presentation College at home at 7:30 p.m. on Friday.
No. 16 South Dakota State University (4-2) vs. No. 20 Northern Iowa (3-3) CEDAR FALLS, Iowa -- The Jackrabbits, who are coming off a come from behind 33-28 win against Missouri State last week, face yet another ranked FCS opponent in Northern Iowa this week. Kickoff is scheduled for 4 p.m.
FREEMAN -- Ryan Haggerty and Thaniel Schroeder finished in first and second to pace the Freeman Academy boys cross country team to a first place finish at the Region 3B cross country meet on Wednesday in Freeman. Haggerty won the event with a time of 17:51, while Schroeder finished with a 17:58. Gregory's Aaron Voight took home third place with a time of 17:59. On the girls side, Freeman took home second place led by Cailey Roth's third place finish with a time of 15:50. Gayville-Volin won the girls team race with a total team time of 47:41. The top-20 runners at each Region meet qualify
CHAMBERLAIN — Kelsey Bertram had seven aces, six assists and 13 kills to lead the Winner volleyball team over Chamberlain 3-0 Tuesday. Set scores were 25-19, 25-16, 25-15. Dusti Littau had four aces, six kills, a block and 14 digs for Winner. Bailey Volmer tallied 17 digs, while Casey Norrid had four aces and 12 assists. Chamberlain's Hallie Hallock had six kills and 14 digs, Mazi Spellman recorded 22 digs and two aces and Allison Swenson added 11 assists. Winner (14-6) won the JV match and plays at Wagner Tuesday.
Mike Miller isn't a stranger to the attention he receives when playing with LeBron James. The new Cleveland Cavalier told the South Florida Sun Sentinel there is no comparison of their current situation to playing with James and the Miami Heat in 2010. James and Miller signed with the Cavaliers this summer.
SILVIS, Ill. -- The Dakota Wesleyan University men's golf team finished 12th at the NAIA Midwest Invitational on Tuesday at the TPC at Deere Run in Silvis, Ill. The Tigers totaled a two-round score of 628, while Grand View University won with a 583 at the event, which hosted 19 teams. DWU was led by Anthony Husher, a Winner native, who tied for 46th with a 156. Tyler Burr had a 158 and tied for 55th, Ben McNiven also had a 158 and Broderick and Tom Hogg tied for 77th with a 165. The Tigers conclude the fall season at the Whistling Straits Shootout on Oct. 20-21 in Kohler, Wis.
SIDNEY, Neb. (Oct. 9, 2014) — Cabela's Incorporated, the World's Foremost Outfitter® of hunting, fishing and outdoor gear, will celebrate Cabela's Pheasant Classic event with sales, guest appearances, seminars, family activities, sponsor exhibits, product demonstrations and more from Thursday through Oct. 19 at Cabela's in Mitchell. The celebration of the upcoming pheasant season will kick off with sales and in-store registration to win a $500 Cabela's gift card Thursday. The gift card winner will be announced on Oct.