Thirteen Interlakes Youth Softball League teams will be vying for the top spot during the annual Father's Day Interlakes Youth Fastpitch Softball Tournament this weekend in Madison.
It seems like interest and skills in sports tend to run in families. That's especially true in auto racing. Take the Bicketts of Ramona. There have been dozens of father-son combinations in local auto racing circles, but three generations?
Area drivers had a great Saturday night at I90 Speedway near Hartford. Several area drivers were on hand for the show, and three generations of race car drivers were recognized during intermission.
The Madison Broncos lost for the second time during their four-game home stand on Sunday afternoon. The Flandreau Cardinals used an 18-hit attack and downed Madison 12-9 in a Cornbelt League contest.
Madison's Nate Barger led several laps of the IMCA Race Saver Sprint Car A-Feature on Saturday night at I-90 Speedway near Hartford, before Sioux Falls veteran driver Jesse Lindberg passed him for the lead.
Prairie Village will host the Northern Bull Riding Tour on Friday night. After postponing the event last year due to COVID-19, the cowboys and bulls will be back for another go-round.
The Madison Broncos kicked off a four-game home stand on Sunday evening with a 14-4 win over Dell Rapids PBR in Cornbelt League action. The game was called after seven innings due to the 10-run rule.
With an eternal love, Shirley Blankley is dedicated to honoring her late husband, George Blankley, whom friends and family affectionately called "Big George." Through a donation to the Trojans Unite campaign, Shirley has ensured George will forever be a part of Dakota State University footba…
The Madison Black and Madison White 16U VFW baseball teams combined for 27 runs and 22 hits in a game at Baughman-Belatti Park on Thursday night.
Two Dakota State University long-distance runners placed in the top 10 of the women's marathon race at the 41st NAIA Women's Outdoor Track & Field National Championships at Gulf Shores, Ala.
The Madison girls placed seventh in the State A Track & Field Meet held at Spearfish this past weekend. The Bulldogs finished the two-day meet with 31 points.
Six Dakota State University baseball players were named to the 2021 North Star Athletic Association All-Conference teams that were announced earlier this month.
The Madison girls had seven first-place finishes (four individual and three relays) and won the team title at the Region 5A Track & Field Meet in Parkston on Thursday.
The Colman-Egan Hawks won 11 events (six individual and all five relay races) and rolled to a convincing win at the Region 4B Track & Field Meet in Chester on Thursday.
The Madison Bulldogs club baseball team used timely hitting and a solid pitching performance by Nate Ricke to down Elkton-Lake Benton 10-3 on Monday night at Flynn Field.
Madison High School senior tennis player Tyler Wardner hasn't just been battling opponents on the tennis court. He has been battling Type 1 diabetes since he was 4 years old.
The Colman-Egan Hawks swept the relay races and added seven individual wins to claim the Dakota Valley Conference team title in the girls division on Thursday at Estelline.
The summer tennis program returns June 1 at the Madison High School Tennis Courts. There will be something for everyone -- youth through seniors -- in the program, which will run for five weeks.
The Madison Bulldogs picked up a pair of wins against the Lennox Orioles in the Bulldogs' last regular-season home match on Tuesday afternoon. However, it was not enough as the Orioles won the match 7-2.
The Chester Flyers won the boys division at the Baltic Invitational Track & Field Meet while the Colman-Egan Hawks won the girls title on Tuesday.
Conner Tordsen set a Dakota State University record in the men's hammer throw during the first day of the Ron Masanz Classic hosted by the University of Minnesota State-Moorhead on Friday.
The Madison Bulldogs track teams began their busy week at Tea on Tuesday as they competed in Titan Invitational. By the end of the week, Madison will have competed in three track & field meets.
The Dakota State University Trojans softball team earned its first home victory over the Bellevue Bruins on Thursday afternoon at the Thue Softball Complex in the first game of a North Star Athletic Association doubleheader.
Ryan Benson and Jovi Wolf had a hand in all five of the Chester Flyers' first-place finishes at the Gayville-Volin track & field meet held on a very chilly day on Tuesday.
The Madison Bulldogs tennis team picked up its first win of the season on Monday afternoon at the Madison High School Courts. Madison rolled to a 7-2 win over the Milbank Bulldogs.
The Dakota State University Trojans softball team snapped an eight-game losing skid, beating Presentation College in a North Star Athletic Association doubleheader on Saturday at the Thue Softball Complex.