Daily Republic Sports
The Platte-Geddes girls track and field team won the Chamberlain Invitational on Saturday in Chamberlain with 126 points. The Black Panthers beat out second-place Philip (85) and third-place Chamberlain (84). Hallie Hallock won the shot put for Platte-Geddes with a throw of 37 feet, 10 inches, while Averi Tegethoff won the high jump with a 4-6. Reganne Engebretson won the 400 with a time of one minute, 4.89 seconds, while Aubrey Rabenberg won the 800 with a 2:34.58. On the boys side, Chamberlain won the event with a team score of 114 points.
WINNER—The Winner/Colome baseball team rallied in the final inning to walk-off against St. Thomas More 5-4 on Saturday in Winner. Trailing 4-3 entering the seventh inning, Reed Harter drove in the game-tying run with a single, then Holden Thieman won the game for Winner/Colome with a walk-off RBI double. Harter had two runs, two stolen bases and an RBI. He also picked up the win on the mound, pitching two innings in relief giving up one hit, one earned run, one walk and striking out six batters.
SALEM—The Hanson/Bridgewater/Emery Ducks split a pair of contests over the weekend in Salem, falling to McCook Central 8-3 and defeating Garretson 4-3. Against McCook Central, HBE had a 2-1 lead entering the bottom of the fifth inning, but surrendered seven runs in the bottom of the frame. Josh Feiner took the loss for HBE, allowing seven runs in four and one third innings. Cole Gassman led the way offensively, going 2-for-2 with a run scored and an RBI.
FREEMAN—Bon Homme/Scotland scored a run in each of the first three innings to deliver a 4-1 win over Turner/Hutchinson on Sunday in Freeman. Cole Uecker earned the win on the mound, allowing one run on two hits through six innings. Chase Kortan had a hit and two runs scored and Bryce Scieszinski had a single and two RBIs. Bon Homme/Scotland (4-0) takes on Parkston/Ethan at 5 p.m. today in Tabor. Turner/Hutchinson (1-3) faces Parkston/Ethan at 6 p.m. on Wednesday in Freeman.
GOTHENBURG, Neb.—The Dakota Wesleyan University men's golf team set a new program record for best 18-hole team score as the Tigers won the Wild West Invite on Sunday in Gothenburg, Neb. The win is the first for the Tigers this season, as DWU won the team title with a score of 277, nine strokes better than the team record 18-hole score set in 2010. DWU senior Anthony Husher and junior Thomas Hogg tied for the individual win. The pair shot a 66, six under par, one stroke higher than the DWU school record of 65 held by three former Tiger golfers.
• Dakota Wesleyan University baseball vs. Morningside, 1 and 3 p.m. at Cadwell Park • Dakota Wesleyan University softball vs. Nebraska Wesleyan at 1 and 3 p.m. at Cadwell Park...
The Mitchell High School baseball team put together another strong offensive performance to pick up its second region win of the season. Mitchell racked up 11 hits and held Sioux Falls O'Gorman to only two hits in a 5-1 victory on Friday at Cadwell Park in Mitchell. "We were aggressive at the plate and we've preached that all year," Mitchell head coach Luke Norden said. "We only had one strikeout offensively and we did a good job of putting the bat on the ball."
TYNDALL — The Wagner girls track team came away victorious at the Jim Flevares Relays in Tyndall on Friday evening. Wagner edged Corsica-Stickney for the team title, scoring 112.5 points to the Jaguars' 104.5. The boys competition was won by Irene-Wakonda, which held off Corsica-Stickney by one point, 165-164.
PIERRE—The Mitchell High School girls medley earned a first-place finish at the Pierre track and field invitational on Friday in Pierre. The team recorded a time of 4 minutes, 34.6 seconds. Members of the girls winning medley relay team were Kyla Crago, Kristin Pistulka, Erin Farnham and Kaelyn Kaul. The same group took second in the 4x400-meter relay with a time of 4:07.64. "That was a big highlight for us," Mitchell head coach Joe Shepardson said about the winning relay team. "The heart those girls ran with today was awesome. I'm very proud of those girls."
The Mitchell 14U girls fastpitch team is looking for games to help fill out its 2016 summer softball schedule. For more information, call Larry Corey at 630-5654.