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Gamecocks fall to Platte in late innings

Gamecock Devon Garry started off on the pitcher’s mound during their home game in the first Sunshine League/Cornbelt League amateur baseball showcase. (Photo/Sara Stadem) Matt Larson | Big Sioux Media The Platte Killer Tomatoes scored four runs in the eighth inning to...

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Wood Ducks fall to Larchwood in showcase

Matt Larson | Big Sioux Media The Humboldt/Hartford Wood Ducks hosted the Larchwood Diamonds in the Sunshine League / Cornbelt League Showcase on Saturday, June 18. Larchwood took a 5-3 win over the Wood Ducks.The game was tied 2-2 heading into the top of the seventh...

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Humboldt/Hartford Legion wins two of three over weekend

Matt Larson | Big Sioux Media The Humboldt/Hartford legion baseball team played three games in three days from Friday, June 17 through Sunday, June 19.Humboldt/Hartford 1, Big Stone 0Seth Gabbert threw a no-hitter for Humboldt/Hartford while recording 13 strikeouts,...

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Baltic Legion scores nine in seventh for win over Colton

Colton Legion player Cole Focken dives for the catch during their home game against Baltic on Thursday, June 16. (Photo/Adie Stadem) Matt Larson | Big Sioux Media Baltic scored in every inning, including nine runs in the seventh, in a 14-3 over Colton on Thursday,...

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West Central 16U finishes 2-2 in weekend games

Matt Larson | Big Sioux Media West Central 16U baseball played four games from Friday, June 17 through Sunday, June 19. They split those four games finishing 2-2 over the weekend.Sioux Falls Post 15 West 16U 5, West Central 3Sioux Falls Post 15 scored two times in the...

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Volga shuts out Tri-Valley 16U

Matt Larson | Big Sioux Media Volga scored in four of the five innings and held Tri-Valley 16U to four hits in an 11-0 win on Monday, June 20. Volga got a run in the first, four in the second, five in the third and, and one more in the fourth inning.Carter Sorenson...

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Academic All-State announced for 2022 track season

Sara Stadem | Editor With the completion of track season, the South Dakota High School Coaches Association (SDHSCA) has released their South Dakota High School Track and Field Academic All-State for the 2022 season.Athletes receiving this honor include:Tri Valley –...

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Tri-Valley Maroon 14U holds off Tea-P for win

Matt Larson | Big Sioux Media Tri-Valley Maroon scored all their runs in one inning and then held off Tea-P for an 8-7 road win on Tuesday, June 21.Tea-P got on the board first with a run in the bottom of the first inning. They added two more in the bottom of the...

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Seventh inning rally gives West Central Blue 14U win

Matt Larson | Big Sioux Media West Central Blue 14U broke a 5-5 tie with six runs in the top of the seventh to earn an 11-5 victory over Elkton on Wednesday, June 15.Dylan Bettcher drove home the first run for West Central in the top of the first on an RBI ground out....

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Lutz and Lambertz score sprint wins at I-90 Speedway

John Lambertz. (Photo/Calvin Kroger Dirt Shotz Racing Photography.) Submitted By Shawn Neisteadt The Sea Foam Midwest Sprint Touring Series presented by Property Solutions of America and QualityFreightRate.com Midwest Power Series teamed up to headline Saturday’s...

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Canova leads start to finish in win over Wood Ducks

Wood Duck Nathan Adrian bats during their away game against the Colman A’s on Tuesday, June 7. (Photo/Adie Stadem) Matt Larson | Big Sioux Media Canova scored two times in the top of the first and that would be enough as the Gang earned a 6-1 win over the...

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Lennox snaps Gamecocks winning streak

Matt Larson | Big Sioux Media Lennox scored three straight runs late in the game to snap a five-game winning streak by the Humboldt/Hartford Gamecocks. Lennox won 5-3 on Sunday, June 12.Broc Haldeman drove home two runs with a single in the the top of the first for...

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Tri-Valley 14U Maroon 2-1 in league tournament

Matt Larson | Big Sioux Media Tri-Valley Maroon 14U won two of their three games at the I-29 League Tournament in Flandreau Friday, June 10th and Saturday, June 11. Tri-Valley Maroon played Dell Rapids Red, West Central Gold, and Tea-D for their three games.Tri-Valley...

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Garretson steals win from Tri-Valley White 14U in late innings

Matt Larson | Big Sioux Media Garretson scored eight runs in their final two at-bats to steal a 14-9 win from Tri-Valley White on Monday, June 13 in Garretson.The first run of the game went to Garretson in the bottom of the first inning. Tri-Valley bounced back with...

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West Central Gold 14U wins one of three at league tournament

Matt Larson | Big Sioux Media West Central Gold 14U won one of their three games at the I-29 League tournament held in Flandreau on Friday, June 10 and Saturday, June 11. West Central defeated Tri-Valley Maroon, but lost their games to Volga and Parker.Volga 12, West...

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Humboldt/Hartford Legion takes two from Garretson

Matt Larson | Big Sioux Media Humboldt/Hartford legion won two games against Garretson on Tuesday, June 14. They took the first game 4-3 and the second game 9-7.Humboldt/Hartford 4, Garretson 3Garretson scored a run in the bottom of the first inning for an early lead....

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Tri-Valley 16U falls to Baltic

Matt Larson | Big Sioux Media Baltic turned a 6-5 deficit into a 17-6 win by scoring 12 times in the final three innings on Monday, June 13.Hunter Foster got Tri-Valley on the board right away in the top of the first with an RBI single. Baltic took the lead in the...

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Dakota Valley wins big over Colton Legion

Matt Larson | Big Sioux Media Dakota Valley scored early and often in a 16-2 win over Colton Legion on Tuesday, June 14 in Colton.Dakota Valley scored five times in the top of the first and four more in the second for a 9-0 lead. They added two more runs in the third,...

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West Central 16U cruises to win over Parker

Matt Larson | Big Sioux Media West Central scored 10 unanswered runs and cruised to a 10-1 over Parker at home on Tuesday, June 14.Parker got an early run on a double in the top of the first, but that was it for them offensively. They would not get another hit in the...

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