The high school football season was one of the best in recent memory in South Dakota. The action was highlighted by some of the best talent this state has seen in a long time. Varsity Sports Now is our weekly television show dedicated to high school sports in the Dakotas and we've selected the top player in each of the six classes.
Class 11AA -...
Here are the results from the finals on 11/8, 11/9 and 11/10
Ann Rosendale *Winner
This game was the culimination of what mostSouth Dakotafootball fans had been waiting for since last season ended. Most knew that both the Sioux Falls Washington Warriors, who were bringing back the most starters, and trying to finish the job they left on the field in last year's title game, and the Brandon Valley Lynx, who were coming back with...
Dell Rapids and Harrisburg met in the class 11A championship game two years ago, a game which the Dell Rapids Quarriers won 55-20. Harrisburg was attempting to avoid that same fate in this game, coming in with a 9-2 record, but facing the team that was a two-time defending champion of class 11A, and had won three of the last four class 11A...
The class 9B championship game almost made history in one respect, but it did make history in the respect that this was the first time that a pair of teams from west of the Missouri River met to play for a state football championship. Harding County had been close several times to attaining a state championship in recent years, but was never quite...
Purist football fans got what they paid for at the class 11B state championship game, which featured two traditional double wing, very run-heavy, and very hard-hitting teams. That didn't mean that the Winner Warriors, who last visited Vermillion for a state title game in 2009, and the Tri-Valley Mustangs, who came into the game as the class 11B...