Sports

.
.

Groton trio wins Denny Palmer Memorial tourney

On a Lake Oahe Saturday that featured wind, rain and whitecaps, three Groton anglers combined to win the ninth annual Denny Palmer Memorial Fishing Tournament. The team of Ron Anderson, Blake Anderson and Taylor Anderson fought the conditions to catch 17.46 pounds of walleye and take home the first-place prize of $3,500. Their total weight was not threatened. None of […]

Ninth annual Denny Palmer Memorial tourney is Saturday

The vast reservoir that is Lake Oahe will be full of competition on Saturday for the ninth annual Denny Palmer Memorial Fishing Tournament. “The Tourism Committee is excited and honored to once again honor the memory of Denny,” said co-chair Jesse Konold. There is still room for more teams. As of Tuesday morning, 95 teams are entered in the tourney. […]

Weisbeck earns second straight top 20 finish at state tournament

Callie Weisbeck earned medalist honors at state for the second straight year. The Lady Tiger sophomore shot a two-day 179 to finish in a tie for 15th at the Girls State A Golf Tournament, held Monday and Tuesday at Lee Park Golf Course in Aberdeen. Weisbeck had two consistent days of golf. She was tied for 15th after day one […]

Weisbeck wins region title

Callie Weisbeck shot 82 to win the Girls Region 3A Golf Tournament at Hillsview Golf Course in Pierre on Tuesday. Weisbeck took the lead with an opening nine 37. She fell back with a 45 on the second nine, but no one gained on her and she ran away with the five-stroke victory. “Callie’s front nine 37 was a pretty […]

Feyereisen adds name to Tiger discus state medal winners’list

Noah Feyereisen put an exclamation point on his high school athletic career by placing fifth in discus at the State A Track Meet in Tea on Friday. Feyereisen earned his fifth-place finish with a throw that landed at 130 feet, 11 inches. Fellow Big Dakota Conference thrower, Nash Hutmacher of Chamberlain won the state title at 148-03. “It was great […]

Rhaecine Sam caps career as 1600 state runner-up: Kuper Heck takes second in 800

Rhaecine Sam of Wakpala capped his high school career with a second-place finish in the 1600-meter run at the State B Track and Field Meet at Howard Wood Field in Sioux Falls on Saturday. Sam was in fourth-place with around 100-meters left when he passed Jonathan Burkhalter of Bison and Cody Larson of Warner to earn his silver medal. Thaniel […]

Tigers win second straight Region 6A title

With three region titles and depth that earned them 25 more medals, the Tigers scored 161 points to win the team championship at the Region 6A Track and Field Meet in Stephan on Thursday. After going 24 years without winning a region title, the Tigers are now back-to-back champions. Before last spring, the last Tiger region title came back in […]

Weisbeck shoots 76, runs away with home meet

On a cloudy, blustery day, it couldn’t have been brighter for Lady Tiger Callie Weisbeck, who shot 76 to run away with medalist honors at the Mobridge Invite at Oahe Hills Golf Course on Thursday. After opening with a 40, the best nine of her career, Weisbeck shot even par 36 on the back nine to finish at four-over. Weisbeck’s […]

Lady Tigers trump Winner course

Winner Country Club belonged to the Lady Tigers on Friday. Half of the top 10 wore orange and black, helping the Lady Tigers capture the team title with an impressive 394. Host Winner was runner-up at 410. “What a great day it was for the Tigers,” said coach Jason Weisbeck. “This is the best team total that we’ve had in […]

Mobridge-Pollock claims three conference titles

Mobridge-Pollock won three titles at the Central South Dakota Conference Track and Field Meet in Gettysburg on Saturday. Coach Cody Stotz said that with it being graduation weekend, not just in Mobridge, the team was not at full strength, a problem they won’t have on Thursday at the Region 6A Track and Field Meet in Stephan. “We’re looking pretty good,” […]


Category Pages are limited to 90 days. Please use the archive page or the search box to find older articles.