Category Archives: Local Sports

Rangers Comeback and Defeat Capitals in Overtime

Rangers Comeback and Defeat Capitals in Overtime

The Brookings Rangers scored a third period goal and the overtime game winner to defeat the Oahe Lady Caps for its first loss of the season 5-4, Sunday afternoon at the Expo Center in Ft. Pierre. The Rangers scored two early goals in the first period to take a 2-0 lead but Brylee Kafka scored…read more »

Oahe Capitals Dominant in Second Straight Win

Oahe Capitals Dominant in Second Straight Win

The Oahe Lady Capitals scored four second period goals in rout to its second win in as many games with a 6-2 victory over the Rushmore Thunder, Saturday night. After scoring four goals in the first win, Ashton Lee followed up last night’s performance with another two goal night, her first being the only goal…read more »

Lee’s Four Goals Lead Capitals to Opening Win

Lee’s Four Goals Lead Capitals to Opening Win

Ashton Lee’s first game back with the Oahe Lady Capitals led to a four goal game and a 7-3 win over the Huron All-Stars in the opening game of the season. Olivia Swenson opened up the scoring three minutes into the game followed by Kiersten Miller three minutes later to give the Lady Caps a…read more »

Sanderson’s Hat Trick, Duffy’s Shutout Power Capitals Past Mitchell

Sanderson’s Hat Trick, Duffy’s Shutout Power Capitals Past Mitchell

Carter Sanderson scored his first goal midway through the first period, his first of three as the Oahe Capitals would rout the Mitchell Marlins 9-0 in the opening game of the season. The Caps led 1-0 after the first period, but would strike for six second period goals with Sanderson and Ashton Griese each with…read more »

Oahe Capitals Open Season in Mitchell

Oahe Capitals Open Season in Mitchell

The Oahe Capitals will take the ice on Friday for its lone game of the weekend but the first of the 2021-2022 regular season as they travel to Mitchell to face the Marlins. The Capitals are coming off of their best finish in a state tournament since 2016 even though they didn’t finish the 2020…read more »

Capitals Have Three Home Contest to Begin Season

Capitals Have Three Home Contest to Begin Season

The Oahe Capitals return all but one player from last year’s team. Jenna Keyser was the lone graduate from the Capitals as they open up the season this weekend with three home games. The Capitals return its goalie in Abigail Stewart-Fromm who had the third most shots against and third most saves while being sixth…read more »

Pierre Swim Team Impressive in Black Hills Gold Invitational

Pierre Swim Team Impressive in Black Hills Gold Invitational

Pierre Swim Team swam their way to the top at the 2021 SD Black Hills Gold Invitational last weekend.   The next meet will be in Mitchell on December 3-5th. In the Girls 9-10 Division, had 1 swimmer: Sophie Fuerst: 50 back-7th, 50 breaststroke-12th & 100 free-12th In the Girls 11-12 Division, had 3 swimmers: Aurora…read more »

Governors Earn Four Honors for 11AA All-State

Governors Earn Four Honors for 11AA All-State

For the fifth consecutive year the Pierre Governors are on top of 11AA and they’ve done it with their fifth straight all-state quarterback. Peyton Zabel started the trend in 2017 when he led the Governors to its first state title in the run defeating Harrisburg. Garrett Stout took over in 2018 and 2019 leading the…read more »

Schall Selected to 9B All-State Team

Schall Selected to 9B All-State Team

Senior Jesse Schall was selected to this year’s Class 9B All-State team on the defensive line and is the lone representative for the Sully Buttes Chargers for 2021. The Chargers went 4-5 on the season led by the Schall brothers, Jesse and Jordan. Both were vital components to the offense and defense for the Chargers…read more »

Ward-Zeller Signs with Augustana Swimming

Ward-Zeller Signs with Augustana Swimming

Tuesday evening at the YMCA, Ella Ward-Zeller a senior on the Pierre Swim Team would sign her letter of intent to continue her athletic career swimming for the Augustana Vikings. It’s been a long time coming for Ward-Zeller as she has been a fixture of the Pierre swim team for the last near decade, lighting…read more »