Category Archives: Local Sports

Sully Buttes Hosting Track and Field Event

Sully Buttes Hosting Track and Field Event

A total of 15 teams will be in Onida on Thursday as the Sully Buttes Chargers host the Charger Invite. One of those teams, the Pierre Governors are ready for back to back meets beginning in Onida. Highmore-Harrold, Jones County, Lower Brule and Potter County will also be a part of the 15 teams in…read more »

Pierre Tennis in Brookings for Triangular

Pierre Tennis in Brookings for Triangular

After having three events in six days, the Pierre Governor tennis team finally had a week off in between matches. Thursday, Pierre will be in Brookings to face Brookings and Milbank. The Governors are 3-5 in duals so far this season after the loss to Aberdeen Central last week Thursday. Luke Leingang continues to impress…read more »

Pierre Golf Begins Season in Rapid City

Pierre Golf Begins Season in Rapid City

When Head Coach of the Pierre Governor Golf Team Chris Swiden took over the team heading into the 2020 season, he had just a few seniors on a team that had lost quite a bit of experience from the 2019 team. Now, as the team plays for the first time on Thursday in Rapid City,…read more »

PACA Athletes of the Week April 12-17

PACA Athletes of the Week April 12-17

Blake Wagner and Jessica Lutmer are this week’s athlete of the week, both for Track and Field. Blake Wagner: Blake Wagner had quite the day at the Corn Palace Relays. In his first event, the discus, he earned 2nd place with a throw of 136’6”. With that throw, he is now ranked 10th in class…read more »

Tuesday Baseball Final Scores

Tuesday Baseball Final Scores

Class A Lincoln 8, Yankton 2 Washington 3, Brandon Valley 2 Roosevelt 11, Mitchell 1 Harrisburg 2, O’Gorman 0 – Will Simmons No Hitter Pierre 9, Huron 5 Pierre 4, Huron 1read more »

Big Dakota Conference Track Meet Canceled

Big Dakota Conference Track Meet Canceled

The weather this spring continues to disrupt what the track and field teams, along with other sports in the state want to be able to do. Another track meet was canceled, this time the Big Dakota Conference Meet. Stanley County and Miller were both scheduled to be in Chamberlain on Tuesday for the meet but…read more »

After Slow Start, Govs Turn it on and Sweep Huron

After Slow Start, Govs Turn it on and Sweep Huron

The Pierre Governor Baseball team spotted the Huron Tigers a five run first inning but answered and scored the final nine runs to win the first game 9-5 and then sweep the Tigers with a 4-1 win on the road Tuesday. The first five guys reached base safely in the bottom of the first for…read more »

Pierre Baseball Travels to Huron for Weekday Matchup

Pierre Baseball Travels to Huron for Weekday Matchup

After the doubleheader split on Saturday, the Pierre Governor baseball team jumped from sixth place up to third place. Tuesday, the Govs travel to Huron to face the Tigers in a doubleheader needing to win both to keep a top four spot. It will be a cold evening and night in Huron as Pierre will…read more »

Stanley County at Big Dakota Conference Meet

Stanley County at Big Dakota Conference Meet

The Stanley County Buffaloes Track and Field team is scheduled to be in Chamberlain on Tuesday for the Big Dakota Conference Meet. The Buffs were able to compete this past Saturday in Gettysburg, but it was only the second event of the season for Stanley County.  Chamberlain, Cheyenne-Eagle Butte, Miller, Crow Creek, Mobridge-Pollack and Winner…read more »

USD Twilight Event Moved to Wednesday

USD Twilight Event Moved to Wednesday

  The USD Twilight track and field meet has been rescheduled to Wednesday, April 21, due to inclement weather on Tuesday. Field events will begin at 3 p.m. with running events to start at 5 p.m. in Vermillion.read more »