Category Archives: Local Sports

Errors, Walks Costly for Post 8 in Doubleheader Sweep

Errors, Walks Costly for Post 8 in Doubleheader Sweep

Sioux Falls West would take advantage of errors and walks in a doubleheader sweep of Pierre Post 8 on Tuesday with the Eights falling 5-1 in game one and 11-8 in game two in Sioux Falls. West would reach base with a two out error in the bottom of the second to lead off the…read more »

Zap Continue Home Series with Sasquatch

Zap Continue Home Series with Sasquatch

The Oahe Zap, who have won six in a row, will face the Spearfish Sasquatch again tonight after a day off on Tuesday as the series continues in Pierre. Oahe is at 8-6 in the second half of the season and even with the six game winning streak, the Zap are still trying to claw…read more »

Zap Hold off Sasquatch for Sixth Straight Victory

Zap Hold off Sasquatch for Sixth Straight Victory

The Oahe Zap would get three runs in the bottom of the seventh and hold the Spearfish Sasquatch scoreless in the final two frames for a 6-5 win Monday night at Hyde Stadium. Leandro Guevara would break the tie with a two out single in the bottom of the seventh to give the Zap the…read more »

Post 8 Travels to Sioux Falls to Face West

Post 8 Travels to Sioux Falls to Face West

Another big doubleheader is on tap for Pierre Post 8 as the Eights will travel to Sioux Falls area for the first of three times this week, taking on Sioux Falls West today. The Eights are 6-13 in South Dakota games and are closing in on clinching a spot in the playoffs which will be…read more »

Second Lil’ Govs Fun Run Tonight

Second Lil’ Govs Fun Run Tonight

Once again tonight, and every Tuesday in July, Pierre Cross Country coach Jim Keyes and the cross country team will be hosting the Lil’ Govs Summer Cross Country Fun Run. It will happen over the next three weeks, every Tuesday in July starting at 5:30 which will be down at the Griffin Park Tennis courts.…read more »

Rapids Soccer Falls in PKs in National Championship

Rapids Soccer Falls in PKs in National Championship

The Black Hills Rapids Soccer Club U19 girls would fall in the National Championship game of the US Club Soccer NPL Finals on Monday with a 2-2 score and 4-3 in penalty kicks. Two Pierre Governors represent the the Black Hills team as Ireland Templeton and Brianna Sargent would play on the national runner team.…read more »

Bothun Wins Pod, Falls in Round of 16

Bothun Wins Pod, Falls in Round of 16

Pierre Governor Nick Bothun would fall in the Round of 16 in the South Dakota Golf Association Match Play Tournament this weekend as he was the only Pierre member to make it through the pods. Bothun would go 2-1 in Pod 16 over Thursday and Friday to advance to Saturday’s Round of 16. Bothun and…read more »

Governors Show Out with Wins at National Tournament

Governors Show Out with Wins at National Tournament

Four Pierre Governor girls wrestlers, Sydney Uhrig, Dani Ringstmeyer, Abbi Lewis and Kezrey Benning would all compete at the 16U and Junior National Tournaments this weekend in Fargo, North Dakota. Lewis would win her first two matches of the tournament advancing to the round of 16 as she would get 11-8 and 8-2 wins competing…read more »

Eights Split Important Doubleheader with Harrisburg Maroon

Eights Split Important Doubleheader with Harrisburg Maroon

Pierre Post 8 would earn a big split on Saturday in hot conditions at Hyde Stadium as the Eights would drop the first game 6-2 but win the second game 6-4. Harrisburg Maroon would get a two run homer in the top of the first by Lincoln Brandt as Harrisburg would lead the entire way.…read more »

Zap Walk Off Bison for Fifth Straight Win

Zap Walk Off Bison for Fifth Straight Win

Friday night, the Oahe Zap would get a walk off on a two run single from Noah Wiggins to beat the Bison Baseball team 10-9 an extend the winning streak to five. Both teams had five run innings, but the Zap would lead 3-2 after five. The five run sixth and a run in the…read more »