Category Archives: Local Sports

Riverfront Broadcasting Sports Wins Four Sevareid Awards

Riverfront Broadcasting Sports Wins Four Sevareid Awards

Last Thursday, Riverfront Broadcasting Sports picked up some hardware winning Eric Sevareid awards of excellence with a total of four Sevareids in 2020. Among the four, three were award of merits while one took home first place. The first place winner in sports reporting, “Oahe Speedway Opening Weekend,” The Oahe Speedway story also took an…read more »

Sully Buttes, Stanley County Compete at Battler Invite

Sully Buttes, Stanley County Compete at Battler Invite

For the first time since 2019, the Sully Buttes chargers were able to compete in a track and field event after having its first events canceled in 2021. Stanley County competed for just the second time as both the Chargers and Buffs were in Gettysburg on Saturday at the Battler invite. The Charger girls as…read more »

Pierre Track Sees New Winners at Corn Palace Relays

Pierre Track Sees New Winners at Corn Palace Relays

The Pierre Governor Track and Field team had an impressive showing on Saturday at the Mitchell Corn Palace Relays in its lone competition of the week after the Miller Quad was canceled on Tuesday. The Governors saw some new faces win events and sit atop of the events as well as Maya Shorter won the…read more »

Pierre Baseball Earns Split in Harrisburg Doubleheader

Pierre Baseball Earns Split in Harrisburg Doubleheader

The Pierre Governor baseball team is the first team this year to beat the Harrisburg Tigers as they won the second game of the doubleheader 8-5 after losing the first game 10-0. In game one, Pierre went down 2-0 in the first inning but Isaac Polak battled to get zeros on the board for the…read more »

Oahe Speedway Cancels 2021 Season

Oahe Speedway Cancels 2021 Season

The Oahe Speedway announced on its Facebook page on Saturday, the cancelation of the 2021 season. They state because there was not an agreement reached on the lease, it resulted in the season being canceled. The Speedway had the first sporting events of 2020 after the pandemic began in March. Its first events were over…read more »

Pierre Tennis Falls to Aberdeen Central in Dual

Pierre Tennis Falls to Aberdeen Central in Dual

The start of the Pierre Tennis dual was delayed because of precipitation that fell at Griffin Park. However, up at LaBarge, the tennis courts were dry so the Governors and Aberdeen Central Golden Eagles began its dual on the two courts an hour later than scheduled. Unfortunately for the Govs, the courts didn’t bring much…read more »

Pierre Travels to Harrisburg on Saturday

Pierre Travels to Harrisburg on Saturday

The Harrisburg Tigers are off to a great start as they are now 12-0 after sweeping Mitchell on Thursday. The Pierre Governors will look to be the first team to knock them off in a doubleheader on Saturday in Harrisburg. The Governors, at 5-1, lost for the first time last Saturday as they split with…read more »

Pierre Track in Mitchell on Saturday

Pierre Track in Mitchell on Saturday

After the Miller Quad was canceled on Tuesday, the Pierre Governor track and field team will return to action on Saturday in Mitchell at the Corn Palace Relays. The Governors have been able to compete only three times so far this year, twice in Aberdeen and then in Huron. Pierre will look for continued success…read more »

Battler Invite Scheduled for Saturday

Battler Invite Scheduled for Saturday

Both Stanley County and Sully Buttes will be in Gettysburg on Saturday as the Battler will host the Battler invite. Both the Buffaloes and Chargers had events canceled this week leading up to the invite. For Stanley County it’s just its second meet of the entire year while the Chargers will have its season opening…read more »

“The Pin” Up for Play of the Year

“The Pin” Up for Play of the Year

Pierre Governor Wrestler Hayden Shaffer and his pin to win the dual state championship is up for the Play of the Year as part of the USA Today High School Sports Awards. Shaffer, in the third period, down in the match, was able to cradle his opponent and pick up a pin to win the…read more »