Category Archives: Local Sports

Governor Home Opener Postponed

Governor Home Opener Postponed

The Pierre Governor baseball team was scheduled to play its first home games of the season on Friday night against the Roosevelt Roughriders, but the game has been canceled. Due to the cold temperatures and high winds, it was not worth the risk to play Friday night with the wind chills dipping into the 20s…read more »

Final Post 8 Pancake Breakfast

Final Post 8 Pancake Breakfast

For the final time in 2024, Pierre Post 8 will be hosting its Saturday Pancake breakfast this weekend at the American Legion Cabin from 7:00-11:00. Come and support Pierre Post 8 baseball with all you can eat pancakes and sausage along with orange juice or coffee for a free will donation. It’s the last of…read more »

Norden, Board Member Acquitted, Charges Dropped

Norden, Board Member Acquitted, Charges Dropped

KMIT – Mitchell Baseball head coach Luke Nordan have had his four chargers acquitted and Mitchell board member Jeremy Borgan had his charges dropped on Wednesday. Norden faced two charges of Failure to Report Abuse or Neglect along with two charges of misprision of a felony while Borgan was charged with one count of Failure…read more »

Stampede Eliminated in Blow-Out Loss

Stampede Eliminated in Blow-Out Loss

The Sioux Falls Stampede didn’t have enough in the tank in the three game series after winning the first game in overtime, Tri-City Storm came back with two wins including an 8-3 drubbing Wednesday night to win the series. Tri-City would score three quick goals not even 10 minutes into the first period. Hunter Anderson…read more »

Aberdeen Wings Face Bismarck Bobcats in Divisional Playoff Round

Aberdeen Wings Face Bismarck Bobcats in Divisional Playoff Round

The North American Hockey League playoffs started last week with two divisions having its play-in series. Now, the four divisions will have its divisional semifinals which includes the Aberdeen Wings facing the Bismarck Bobcats in a best-of-five series. Aberdeen placed third in the Central Division this year at 31-24-2-3 with a total of 67 points,…read more »

Governor Track, Softball Postponed for Friday and Saturday

Governor Track, Softball Postponed for Friday and Saturday

Two different Pierre Governor sports will not be participating this weekend due to the inclement weather as the Legion Relays are postponed on Friday and the Governor softball games are postponed for Friday and Saturday. With the high winds and low temperatures, it would not be conducive for both sports to compete and drawing the…read more »

2024 High School Football Schedules Released

2024 High School Football Schedules Released

This week the South Dakota High School Activities Association would release the high school football schedules across the state for all seven classes. The Pierre Governors will face O’Gorman in Week Two at home in its AA vs. AAA contest. Pierre will play three of its first four games on the road before being at…read more »

Stemped Lose in Overtime, Series Tied

Stemped Lose in Overtime, Series Tied

The Sioux Falls Stampede and Tri-City Storm will have a deciding game three on Wednesday night after the Storm would win 3-2 in overtime on Tuesday in the first round of the USHL playoffs. Sioux Falls again wouldn’t trail in regulation as Noah Eyre would net the first goal of the game at the 8:53…read more »

Post 8 Pizza Ranch Fundraiser

Post 8 Pizza Ranch Fundraiser

Tonight you can stop by Pizza Ranch in Fort Pierre to help support Post 8 baseball as the season is quickly approaching. From 5:00-8:00 proceeds from the night will help go towards Post 8 baseball for both dine-in and carry out options. There will be a tip jar on the tables as well. Pierre Post…read more »

Kafka Selected to All-Tournament Team at 16U National Tournament

Kafka Selected to All-Tournament Team at 16U National Tournament

Team South Dakota 16U girls finished its pool play undefeated and rolled to a 4-0 record before falling in the national semifinals claiming third place back on April 6. The third place finish helped get several representations on the All-Tournament team including Oahe’s Brylee Kafka. Kafka along with teammate Harper Hendricks from Watertown were both…read more »