Category Archives: Local Sports

Weekend Schedule for June 21-23

Weekend Schedule for June 21-23

A busy weekend of games for both Pierre Post 8 and championship games. The weekend features the Stanley Cup Final Game 6 tonight and Men’s College World Series Championship Series on Saturday and Sunday. Friday Pierre Post 8 vs. Mandan – 2:15 Pierre Post 8 vs. South Central – To Follow Florida Panthers @ Edmonton…read more »

Runs Plentiful, but Zap Fall to Sasquatch

Runs Plentiful, but Zap Fall to Sasquatch

Another big night of runs scoring across the Oahe Zap and Spearfish Sasquatch on Thursday, but it would be Spearfish to come away with a 16-10 win. A six run bottom of the eighth inning would drive in the go-ahead runs as Oahe had led 10-7 in the top of the seventh but was tied…read more »

Eights Travel to Minot for Weekend Tournament

Eights Travel to Minot for Weekend Tournament

A five team pool for Post 8 will feature four guaranteed games to be played with two on Friday and two on Saturday. The top two teams overall will play for the championship on Sunday. Post 8 will start the tournament against the Mandan Chiefs, a team they saw back in early June. Pierre lost…read more »

Zap Bust Out Double Digit Runs to End Double Digit Streak

Zap Bust Out Double Digit Runs to End Double Digit Streak

The Oahe Zap had 14 runs on 14 hits on Wednesday in Spearfish to end its 11 game losing streak with a 14-10 win over the Sasquatch. Oahe scored seven runs in the top of the eight to go from a 5-4 deficit to a 11-5 lead adding another three runs scored in the ninth…read more »

Two to be Inducted to Softball Hall of Fame

Two to be Inducted to Softball Hall of Fame

Two local supporters of area softball will be inducted Saturday afternoon at 1:00. Sheri Lappe, who has played, coached, umpired and served on board, along with being a state commissioner for softball, along with Terry Keller, who has been involved playing or umpiring in softball for 47 years will both be enshrined Saturday afternoon. They…read more »

Eights Drop Home Doubleheader to Aberdeen

Eights Drop Home Doubleheader to Aberdeen

The Aberdeen Smittys would get a one hitter in game one and swing its way to a game two win beating Pierre Post 8 8-0 in game one and 7-2 in game two for a doubleheader sweep in Pierre on Wednesday. The Eights had just two base runners in game one with Nolan Petersen doubling…read more »

Zap Comeback Falls Short in 11th Straight Loss

Zap Comeback Falls Short in 11th Straight Loss

The Oahe Zap would score five runs in the bottom of the eighth, but couldn’t come back in a 7-5 loss to the Spearfish Sasquatch Tuesday night in Pierre. A three run error in the four run fourth helped boost the lead to 6-0 for Spearfish, but the Zap, who are trying to end a…read more »

Canaries Fall in Extras to Chicago

Canaries Fall in Extras to Chicago

The Chicago Dogs would score two runs in the top of tenth to beat the Sioux Falls Canaries 7-5 on Tuesday in the first of a three game set in Sioux Falls. Sioux Falls would score all five of its runs in the bottom of the seventh to take a 5-2 lead. Spencer Sarringar, who…read more »

Eights Host Aberdeen in Doubleheader

Eights Host Aberdeen in Doubleheader

Tonight, the Eights will be back at home for the first time in over two weeks as Pierre will host the Aberdeen Smittys on Hometown Hero Night. The Eights will be looking to stop a four game skid, going 0-4 at the Dakota Classic this past weekend. Aberdeen, on the other side went 2-2 at…read more »

Zap Fall in Tenth Straight

Zap Fall in Tenth Straight

The Spearfish Sasquatch would score five runs in the first inning to help defeat the Oahe Zap 8-3 on Monday sending the Zap to a tenth straight loss. The first five men to come to the plate in the top of the first would reach base and all five would score and the Sasquatch held…read more »