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RAPID CITY—Cade Carpenter fired a 77 and sits in 10th place after the first round of the Class AA state boys golf tournament on Monday in Rapid City. Mitchell carded a team score of 339 and is 10th place heading into today's final round at Meadowbrook Golf Course. "A team score of 339 is a really solid score on this course," Horan said.
PRESHO — Ashton Smith had 15 kills and two blocks as Lyman defeated Kimball/White Lake 3-1 in a high school volleyball match on Monday in Presho. Set scores were 21-25, 25-23, 25-19 and 26-24. Carly Uthe had 20 assists and Sara Herman added 33 digs and three aces in the win for Lyman. Brooklyn Donald led the WiLdKats with 13 kills and 29 digs, while Brenna Blasius added 11 kills. Whitney Hinker had three aces and 30 digs and Cassie Natvig finished with 29 assists in the loss. Lyman (15-9) plays Kadoka Area today in Presho.
HASTINGS, Neb—The Dakota Wesleyan University women's golf team carded a 334 to finish in second place at the Great Plains Athletic Conference Qualifier No. 2 in Hastings, Neb. Mount Marty won the GPAC Qualifier No. 2 with a score of 332. Senior Lauren Fitts, the three-time defending GPAC champion, shot a 76 to win the individual event. April Barnett tied for eighth with a score of 83, while Taylor Anshutz carded an 85 and Niki Nelson added a 90. Unofficially, DWU is tied for second overall with a two-round score of 688.
• Mitchell High School volleyball vs. Huron, 7 p.m. in Huron. • Mitchell High School boys golf at Class AA state tournament, 9 a.m. in Rapid City. • Mitchell High...
MILBANK—At the end of the first day of the Class A state golf tournament in Milbank, Parkston head Tyler Hockett said his team is right where he wanted them to be. The Trojans carded a team score of 332 and sit two strokes behind first place Aberdeen Roncalli heading into the final round at Pine Hills Golf Course today in Milbank. "We are going to shoot better (today) and I'm very happy with where we are positioned. I'm excited for tomorrow," Hockett said.
Mitchell soccer players Seth Paulson and Kayla Stangeland were each named to the All-Eastern South Dakota Conference first team on Monday. Paulson, a junior, was named to the All-conference boys team, while Stangeland, a senior, was named to the All-conference girls team. Stangeland set a school record with 15 goals scored this season, as the Kernel girls finished with a record of 5-8. Seniors Challie Jones, Bailey Hohn, Erin Farnham and Kristin Pistulka were named All-ESD girls team honorable mention. Paulson scored three goals for the Mitchell boys, as the team finished 1-11. Seniors Ca
Dakota Wesleyan University is hosting the 2015 Corn Crib Countdown on Thursday at the Corn Palace in Mitchell to open the men's basketball season. The event starts at 6 p.m. and is free to the public. The countdown will begin with a junior varsity scrimmage at 6 p.m., followed by DWU student contests at 7 p.m. The evening will conclude with a varsity scrimmage at 7:30 p.m. The DWU regular season starts against Mayville State University at 8 p.m. Friday October 30 in Mayville, N.D.
Despite having a bye week, the Dakota Wesleyan University football team improved its position in the NAIA Coaches Top 25 poll, moving up to No. 12 in this week's poll. The Tigers moved up one spot when the poll was announced Monday and are one of four Great Plains Athletic Conference teams ranked in this week's edition. Their conference colleagues include No. 3 Morningside, No. 8 Doane and No. 20 Northwestern. Both Doane and DWU are among the seven remaining undefeated teams in NAIA football and that will be settled Saturday when the two teams meet at 1 p.m.
• Mitchell High School boys golf at Class AA state boys tournament at Meadowbrook Golf Course, 10 a.m. CT, in Rapid City. • Area high school golf: Chamberlain and Parkston...
HASTINGS—The Dakota Wesleyan University women's soccer team failed to record a shot in a 5-0 loss to Hastings College on Saturday in Hastings, Neb. The Tigers are back in action against Morningside College at 5:30 p.m. on Wednesday at the Pepsi-Cola Soccer Complex in Mitchell.