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Harrisburg 3, Garretson 1 Brandon Womack recorded seven strikeouts in nine innings to help lift Harrisburg to a 3-1 first-round win over Garretson Friday. The Woodies (10-12) advances to play...
Mitchell Aquatic Club swimmers Cailey Scott and Tevyn Waddell recently competed in Central Zone meets across the midwest region. Scott competed at the 14-and-under meet in Oklahoma City, Okla., while Waddell competed in the senior event in Minneapolis. Waddell swam six events and won five, while setting three Central Zone records and junior national times.
The South Dakota Golf Association is hosting three championships this weekend. The men's amateur championship has a field of 93 players, beginning Friday in Sioux Falls. The 54-hole tournament ends Sunday. The women's amateur championship is Friday through Sunday in Hartford, while the senior women's championship begins Saturday and concludes Sunday at Central Valley Golf Course. The women's amateur event has 33 players competing, and the senior women's event has 16.
The Old timers game in conjunction with the state amateur baseball tournament has been canceled due to rain. The game was scheduled for 1:30 p.m. today. The Cadwell Park field...
LAKE NORDEN -- Platte/Geddes' Richard Sternberg finished with a home run and a double for the South team in the Legion All-Star game Monday in Lake Norden. The North All-Stars swept two games from the South, taking game one 9-7 and the second game 7-5. Corsica's Deric Denning played in game two for the South team and finished with a hit and pitched two innings, striking out five. Platte/Geddes' Connor Kuipers, Corsica's Nick Blom and McCook/Miner's Marshall Miller each played in the doubleheader and finished without a hit.
From the time Ethan Huber started taking golf seriously, it took him two years to record a hole-in-one. The catch? Huber is 13. On Monday, the soon-to-be eighth-grader at Mitchell...
Parkston native Riley Reiff was one of four offensive linemen on the Detroit Lions to start all 16 games last season. Reiff, who's starting his third NFL season, and the Detroit Lions wrapped up their seventh day of training camp Monday. The 6-foot-6, 313-pounder took over the Lions' starting left tackle duties last year, a season in which the Lions finished 7-9 and in third place in the NFC North Division.
The South Dakota State University football team enters the season ranked 10th in the preseason Football Championship Subdivision Coaches Poll, which was released Monday. The Jackrabbits were 9-5 last season and made their second consecutive appearance in the FCS playoffs. SDSU tallied 332 points in the poll and was one of four Missouri Valley Football Conference teams to appear in the preseason poll. Three-time defending champion North Dakota State University topped the poll with 636 points and 18 of 26 first-place votes. Northern Iowa was polled at No. 15 and Youngstown State at No. 21.
The Dakota Plains Running Club and Mitchell Parks and Recreation Department are putting on a three-person relay race around Lake Mitchell on Aug. 23. Registration begins at 7 a.m. at Camp Arroya and it's $30 per team. There are men's, women's and coed divisions. For more information, call Scott Loecker at 996-0951.
The Mitchell Gold team ended its season over the weekend at the 13-14 VFW Minors state baseball tournament. Game statistics for Mitchell Gold weren't available when Monday's edition went to press. The team fell to Watertown White Sox 14-13 Friday, Yankton Reds 8-0 and Brookings Bombers 13-3. Against Watertown, Calvin Hegg went 2-for-3 with three runs scored and two stolen bases. Riley Szabo went 1-for-2 in the team's loss against Yankton Saturday, while Jared Miller suffered the loss after giving up three earned runs and striking out eight. In Mitchell's game against Brookings, Jackson Sa