Category Archives: Local Sports

Spuds Overpower Zap in Series Opener

Spuds Overpower Zap in Series Opener

The Casper Spuds, the leading team in the Independence League, would dominate the middle innings en route to a 12-4 opening series win on Wednesday. Oahe would take a 2-1 lead in the bottom of the fourth as Buck Snabes would ground into an RBI fielder’s choice and Cole Ottersburg would have an RBI ground…read more »

Kanas City Takes Rubber Match over Sioux Falls

Kanas City Takes Rubber Match over Sioux Falls

The Kansas City Monarchs would hit three home runs and beat the Sioux Falls Canaries on Wednesday to take the rubber match of the three game set with a 10-5 victory. Ross Adolph would hit a solo homer in the fifth, Danny Amaral hit a two run shot in the sixth and Trent Giambrone had…read more »

Wheelhouse Introduced as new Pierre Volleyball Head Coach

Wheelhouse Introduced as new Pierre Volleyball Head Coach

The Pierre Governors will have a new head coach of the volleyball team this coming fall as Carrie Wheelhouse was officially hired on Tuesday to take the reigns of the program. Before taking the job, Wheelhouse has coached with the Oahe JO softball program, but has not been a volleyball coach prior. Wheelhouse says she…read more »

Spearfish Picks up Win over Zap in Single Game Series

Spearfish Picks up Win over Zap in Single Game Series

For the second time this season, the Oahe Zap would fall to Spearfish in a single game series as the Sasquatch would take Tuesday’s game in a 6-1 final score. Spearfish would pick up three runs in the first inning all with two outs as the Sasquatch were off and running from the start. Oahe…read more »

Canaries Even Series with Kansas City with Big Tenth Inning

Canaries Even Series with Kansas City with Big Tenth Inning

The Sioux Falls Canaries broke a 7-7 tie in the top of the tenth on Tuesday to beat the Kansas City Monarchs 11-7 to even the three game series. Spencer Sarringar, who went 2-5 in the win, was the automatic runner to start the inning on at second and would score the go-ahead and winning…read more »

NBA Finals Game Three on KCCR Tonight

NBA Finals Game Three on KCCR Tonight

BOSTON (AP) — The Boston Celtics had the NBA Finals in mind when they went out and acquired Jrue Holiday. Boston shook up its core last offseason when it traded point guard Marcus Smart as part of the deal that netted it 7-footer Kristaps Porzingis. Then, after Milwaukee traded Holiday to Portland for Damian Lillard,…read more »

Eights Get First Win, Split with Rapid City Post 320

Eights Get First Win, Split with Rapid City Post 320

After an hour long rain delay, Pierre Post 8 would split its doubleheader with Rapid City Post 320 on Monday with a 7-6 loss and 15-4 win, getting its first win of the season. Pierre had the first two reach base in the top of the first, but were unable to score and did not…read more »

South Dakota High School Rodeo Finals Begin Tuesday

South Dakota High School Rodeo Finals Begin Tuesday

The South Dakota High School rodeo championships will take place in Ft. Pierre starting on Tuesday as the championships will run through Saturday with the awards being handed out Saturday night and a breakfast for All-State award winners and families along with national qualifying meeting on Sunday. At the Stanley County Fairgrounds, the first event…read more »

Jungwirth Finishes Fifth at State Trap and Skeet Championships

Jungwirth Finishes Fifth at State Trap and Skeet Championships

The State trap and skeet championships would take place in Aberdeen this past weekend with one varsity member recording a top five finish in trap. Trap Jaxon Jungwirth would place tied for fifth in the varsity trap championships with a total score of 97 while Amber Roman would be the highest Pierre finisher in the…read more »

Zap Swept by Hastings at Home

Zap Swept by Hastings at Home

The Oahe Zap would fall in all three of its games on the weekend at home to the Hastings Sodbusters with a 3-1, 2-0 and 4-2 losses as Oahe drops to 3-12 on the year. On Friday, Leandro Guevara would get the lone RBI as he would pinch hit and collect a double in the…read more »