Daily Republic Sports
The Mitchell Parks and Recreation Department continues to take registration for summer baseball and softball. Those interested can sign up online at cityofmitchell.com or at the Recreation Center. The deadline for registration is Friday and the summer seasons will begin on May 31. For more information, call the recreation center at 995-8450.
The final Mitchell Quarterback Club meeting will be held today at Lakeview Golf Course in Mitchell. The meeting will start at 6:30 p.m. with a meal and all Mitchell and Dakota Wesleyan University coaches are invited to speak.
MADISON — Parkston High School's David Voorhees has signed to run college track and field at Dakota State University, the school announced Tuesday. Voorhees has a personal best of 11.52 seconds in the 100-meter dash, 24.09 seconds in the 200-meter dash and 44.64 seconds in the 300 hurdles for Parkston/Ethan's track team. Voorhees plans to study elementary education while running for the Trojans.
The Mitchell High School baseball team got back on track with a sweep of Sioux Falls Washington on Monday at Cadwell Park in Mitchell. Mitchell ended a four-game losing streak with an 11-5 win the first game and a 7-6 win in the second game over the Warriors. "We swung the bats well, pitched pretty well and played really good defense," Mitchell head coach Luke Norden said. "It was nice to see everything come together."
WINNER—Reed Harter pitched a complete game no-hitter as the Winner/Colome baseball team defeated Chamberlain/Lyman 13-0 in a first-round playoff game on Monday in Winner. Harter finished the game with 13 strikeouts and one walk in five innings pitched. Drew DeMers finished the game with a double and single with two runs scored, while Riley Calhoon had two singles, two runs scored and three stolen bases. Nick Lantz added two hits, two RBIs and two runs scored in the win.
SIOUX FALLS—The Mitchell High School girls golf team placed 10th at the Warrior Invite on Monday at Willow Run Golf Course in Sioux Falls. Mitchell carded a team score of 390 at the event, while Sioux Falls O'Gorman won the event with a score of 304. "The girls didn't do well very well and they struggled at the course," Mitchell head coach Keri Munsen said. "The girls said the greens were really fast and that hurt some of our scores."
VOLGA — McCook Central/Montrose's Kayla Mentele and Taylor Reif each shot rounds of 97 to finish in the top 10 at the Sioux Valley golf invitational at Meadow Creek Golf Course in Volga.
YANKTON — A Mitchell youth baseball team finished second over the weekend at the Yankton Sertoma Tournament at Riverside Field. The Overtime Steakhouse and Lounge team, a team of players ages 9 and under, defeated Yankton 7-5 and Dell Rapids 7-3 to win its pool. The team then fell to Sioux Falls SWAT 3-1 in the title game.
VERMILLION — Parkston's Sydney Weber shot a 2-under-par 70 and won the Vermillion girls golf invite by five strokes, leading the Trojans to the team title at The Bluffs Golf Course Monday. Weber shot a 5-under-par 31 on the first nine holes and cruised to medalist honors for Parkston. Teammate Sydney Bormann shot a 77 and finished in third place. Jadee Mattheis shot a 90 and Jayden Bormann had a 91 for Parkston, which scored 328 points as a team. Host Vermillion was second, nine strokes back as a team.
The Mitchell High School baseball team dropped two contests to Pierre on Saturday, falling by scores of 7-4 and 6-3 at Cadwell Park in Mitchell. In Game 1, Mitch Price took the loss, allowing seven runs in 6.2 innings of work while striking out two batters. Elijah Pommer was 2-for-4 for Mitchell. In Game 2, the loss went to Briggs Havlik, who tossed seven innings and allowed six runs on 11 hits. Carson Max was 3-for-4 with two RBIs for the Kernels.