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JAMESTOWN, N.D. -- The Dakota Wesleyan University women's soccer team allowed three unanswered goals against the University of Jamestown in a 4-1 loss Friday. Megan Johnson scored her third goal of the season for DWU to tie the game in the first half. Maranda Ehrenfried provided the assist. DWU (0-3) plays Rocky Mountain College at 1 p.m. today in Jamestown, N.D.
LA CROSSE, Wis. -- The Dakota Wesleyan University volleyball team lost twice at the Viterbo Tournament Friday in La Crosse, Wis. The Tigers (4-3) dropped their first match in four sets -- 25-15, 23-25, 25-21, 25-14 -- to the University of Saint Francis. Lauren Tadlock finished with 12 kills and 14 digs for DWU, while Michelle Van Epps added 36 assists. Maggie Stehly chipped in with 14 digs. DWU played a back-and-forth match against Valley City State University in the team's second match of the day before falling in five sets -- 29-27, 15-25, 25-23, 23-25, 15-12.
The Mitchell boys golf team won its first event of the season Friday at a quadrangular in Mitchell. The Kernels recorded a 309, their lowest score of the season, and beat Watertown (325), Brookings (332) and Madison (341). Mitchell didn't count a score over 80 in its varsity team score. "They played great," Mitchell coach Mark Horan said. "Our ultimate goal is to shoot 300, so we're getting closer." Mitchell senior Jacob Rice took first place after carding a 72. He beat Watertown's Colton Hanson, who took second with a 74.
The Kernel girls tennis team split in a triangular Friday at Hitchcock Park. Mitchell (4-2, 2-2 ESD) edged Pierre 5-4 before falling to Yankton 5-4. Of 12 varsity singles matches, Mitchell came out victorious in eight. The Kernels won just one of six doubles matches on the day. "We have a lot of work to do in doubles going forward," he said. "We had a shot to beat Yankton and played better doubles against them than we did against Pierre." No. 2 Haley Smith, No. 4 Avery Larson and No.
FREEMAN -- The Freeman Academy volleyball team won in straight sets over Menno on Thursday. Set scores were 25-11, 25-19, 25-18. Sarah Miller had 15 assists, one dig and one ace, while Hannah Yoder recorded nine kills, two blocks, nine digs and an ace in the win. Emily Heeg had 11 kills, two blocks, six digs and three aces. Menno's Tera Spencer had three kills, three blocks, 11 digs and three aces. Courtnee Edelman recorded two kills and 13 digs, while Abby Herrboldt added five kills and two assists. The Bobcats (4-1) play Dell Rapids St. Mary on Tuesday in Dell Rapids.
By The Daily Republic FORESTBURG — Myah Selland led the Sanborn Central/Woonsocket Blackhawks past the Ethan Rustlers in straight sets on Thursday in a high school volleyball match. Set scores were 25-22, 25-20, 25-19. Selland had a double-double with 15 kills, 15 digs and three blocks. Bailey Moody added 24 assists for the Blackhawks. For Ethan, Darbi Gustafson had seven kills, four digs and three blocks.
• Dakota Wesleyan University cross country at Augustana Twilight Meet in Sioux Falls. • Dakota Wesleyan University men’s soccer at University of Jamestown, 3:30 p.m. in Jamestown, N.D. • Dakota...
Northern State University is hosting four youth basketball tournaments, including two boys and two girls. All tournaments cost $120 per team and are for players grades three through six. The girls tournaments are Nov. 9 and Jan. 25. Entry deadlines are Nov. 1 and Jan. 16. The boys tournaments are Dec. 14 and Feb. 15, with entry deadlines on Dec. 5 and Feb. 6. For more information, contact Curt Fredrickson at 605-626-7735 or email firstname.lastname@example.org .
VERMILLION -- The University of South Dakota football team will look to win its 11th consecutive home opener, when the Coyotes host William Penn at 2 p.m. Saturday at the DakotaDome in Vermillion. USD is coming off a 62-13 season-opening loss to the No.
The 2014 inductee class for the Mitchell High School/Mitchell Athletic Booster Club Athletic Hall of Fame was announced Wednesday. Don Barnes, Ken Koop, Jane Buche, Tim Byrd and the 1986 football team are this year's class. The inductees will be recognized during this year's Mitchell High School homecoming week, which is Sept. 29-Oct. 4. The Hall of Fame banquet is set for 6:30 p.m. on Oct. 4 at the County Fair Banquet Hall in Mitchell. The inductees will also be recognized at halftime of the homecoming football game against Sioux Falls Roosevelt. The game is at 7 p.m. on Oct.