Category Archives: Local Sports

Pierre Swim Team Strong in SD Long Course A Championship

Pierre Swim Team Strong in SD Long Course A Championship

The Pierre Swim Team had 16 swimmers competing the 2021 SD Long Course A Championship meet in Brookings over the past weekend. In the Girls 9-10 Division: Aubrey Chamberlin: 50 breaststroke-6th, 100 breaststroke-6th & 200 free-13th In the Girls 13-14 Division: Amara Dell: 200 back-9th, 200 breaststroke-10th, 100 back-11th, 100 breaststroke-11th, 50 free-15th, 200 free-17th…read more »

Trappers Explode for 20 Runs in Win

Trappers Explode for 20 Runs in Win

The Pierre Trappers actually trailed in the game on Wednesday against the Western Nebraska Pioneers 5-2, but would wind up on the winning end of a 20-8 route of the Pioneers. Eight of the nine men in the starting lineup for Pierre recorded at least one RBI with Brendon Perez, Jared Shelton and Cole Yancey…read more »

NBA Draft on KCCR

NBA Draft on KCCR

The stars of tomorrow will find out their destiny, tonight as the NBA draft will be held on KCCR. Coverage will begin at 6:00. Find out who the number one pick is, by listening here on KCCR as the NBA Draft kicks off with coverage at 6:00 on Thursday.read more »

Governors Finish One-Two in South Dakota Junior Championship

Governors Finish One-Two in South Dakota Junior Championship

Don’t let the Pierre Governor Golf team fool you. While, the kids are still young, they will be bringing back loads of experience, especially after the summer South Dakota Golf Association Junior Tour. The tour ended with the Championship in Brandon on Monday and Tuesday as two Pierre Governors finished in the top two spots.…read more »

Micro Mania Coming to Pierre

Micro Mania Coming to Pierre

Micro Mania, an event first seen in the state in Sturgis last year, will be coming to Pierre on Friday at the Long Branch. What is Micro Mania? Billy Blade, host of Micro Mania gives the details… One of the biggest events that Micro Mania has performed was about three years ago and Blade says…read more »

High School Activities Set to Begin in August

High School Activities Set to Begin in August

School activities will start early next month, some before the start of classes. Dan Swartos, Executive Director of the South Dakota High School Activities Association, says they will soon have the final Covid-19 guidelines for the new school year… Swartos says they will also be working on adding another sanctioned sport… Swartos says they will…read more »

Trappers Swept by Sasquatch

Trappers Swept by Sasquatch

The Pierre Trappers fell 7-2 in the finale of the quick two game series in Spearfish to the Sasquatch as the playoff hopes are diminishing. Charles McAdoo and Theo Hardy drove in a combined five runs for the Sasquatch each going 2-4 at the plate. Jacob Griffin gave the Trappers its only RBI in the…read more »

Post 8 Can’t Hang on to Lead, Season Ends with Loss to Renner

Post 8 Can’t Hang on to Lead, Season Ends with Loss to Renner

Pierre Post 8 built up an early 6-1 lead over Renner in the state semifinal on Monday but Renner would make a run and win 7-6, eliminating Pierre from the state tournament. Elliot Leif started the scoring in the second with a two RBI single to centerfield. An error in the top of the third…read more »

New Cooperative in South Dakota Football

New Cooperative in South Dakota Football

A long travel for two schools, but a chance to play football has been allowed by the South Dakota High School Activities Association in Monday’s meeting. Starting this fall and approved through the 2024 school year, Harding County and Bison will Co-op. The team will be a part of Class 9B. The two schools are…read more »