Blog

Howard Wood Dakota Relays: What To Watch For

It’s here, friends. Today marks the start of the 92nd Howard Wood Dakota Relays, one of the most storied track and field meets in the upper Midwest. It’s an event that started in the 1920s - 1923, to be exact - and continues to get better and better, with over 3000 individual athletes and 130-plus teams set to compete in Sioux Falls this time...
Filed Under Varsity Sports | ND High School | SD High School | Running/Track and Field

Howard Wood Dakota Relays Preview Podcast

Track in the Dakotas revolves around three things: the weather (for example, see last weekend in southeastern SoDak), each states' respective state meet, and the Howard Wood Dakota Relays. As important as state meets are - and you can't discount the lasting significance of a state title, either as a team or individual - there's a case to be made...
Filed Under Varsity Sports | Podcast | ND High School | SD High School | Running/Track and Field

SD HS Baseball Power Rankings

CLASS A Baseball No question Roosevelt at 20-0 has had the best season so far but how about Pierre? They make the jump to number two after bumping their record up to 8-0. They won four games last week and Spencer Sarringar hit two homers over the weekend while their pitching staff stifled Harrisburg in their double header. The Govs are looking...
Filed Under Power Rankings | Varsity Sports | SD High School | Baseball/Softball

South Dakota HS Athletes Making a Name Nationally

Former South Dakota High School athletes are making a name for themselves in the national spotlight. Nathan Gerry of Sioux Falls, SD was drafted by the Philadelphia Eagles in the 2017 NFL Draft and Jake Adams of Brandon, SD leads the Big Ten in home runs and RBIs. We have interviews with both of them, plus Joey Beltrame and Jason Andera weigh in...
Filed Under Football | Varsity Sports | SD High School | Baseball/Softball

SD HS Baseball Power Rankings

POWER RANKINGS Who could go undefeated? First of all I don't care if you play 10 games or 30 games it's hard to go undefeated. What Roosevelt has done has been impressive. They've survived a few scares but for the most part they've played the part of the most dominant team very well this season. They feature a very good pitching staff and...
Filed Under Power Rankings | Varsity Sports | SD High School | Baseball/Softball

TOP TEN PITCHERS IN SD HS BASEBALL

Filling out this list was exhilarating and exhausting all in one. Thanks to the dozens of people who helped with their eyewitness opinions on this list. As much as I try I can’t get to all the games that I want to so I rely on coaches, players and fans to give me their two cents worth. That being said the toughest part of this list is leaving off...
Filed Under Varsity Sports | SD High School | Baseball/Softball