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KYNT Sports 10-3

Saturday, October 3, 2015

Sioux Falls O’Gorman scored touchdowns on their first four possessions and defeated Yankton 35-0 last night at Crane-Youngworth Field.  The Knights had 360 yards rushing as Steve Kueter picked up his 284th victory and tied Yankton’s Max Hawk for the most coaching victories in South Dakota high school history.  Rayden Terca accounted for 132 total yards of offense for the Bucks, who are now 3 and 3 overall and will travel to play Huron next Friday.

The Yankton Gazelles club softball team lost twice at the state tournament in Sioux Falls on Friday.  Watertown blanked the Gazelles 6-0 and Brandon Valley beat Yankton 14-2, as the Gazelles finished with an 11 and 20 season record.

Fourth-ranked Midland defeated Mount Marty in G-PAC volleyball last night 3-0.  The Lancers are 2 and 6 in the conference and will host Morningside on Tuesday.

North Dakota State lost the first game and then came back to defeat U-S-D 3-1 last night.  The Coyotes are winless in three Summit League matches and will play at Denver on Sunday.

The U-S-D football team hopes to celebrate Dakota Days in style as they face tenth-ranked Youngstown State today at 2:00 in the Dome.  Both teams are 2-1 on the season heading into the conference opener today.

South Dakota State will open the Missouri Valley Conference schedule tonight, as the Jacks host four-time defending national champion North Dakota State at 6:00 in Brookings.

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KYNT Sports 10-2-15

Friday, October 2, 2015

Watertown won the E-S-D conference tennis meet Thursday at the Yankton courts, while the host Gazelles took ninth place.  Yankton’s Mimi Garcia and Sophie Kouri each won the consolation title for their singles divisions.  The state tennis meet is next Thursday through Saturday at Brandon and Sioux Falls.

The Yankton Gazelles were third and the Bucks took fifth at the South Sioux City cross-country invitational yesterday.  Senior Savannah Woods won the girls race and Madison McClure placed fifth.

The Yankton Gazelles defeated Mitchell in volleyball last night by scores of 25-9, 25-17, 10-25 and 26-24.   Senior Becky Frick had 16 kills, 15 digs and 6 aces for the Gazelles, who are now 3 and 8 on the season and one game out of third place in the district standings.

Sioux Falls Lincoln nipped Yankton 20-19 in freshman football last night.  Rex Ryken led the Bucks with five catches for 139 yards, including three touchdowns.

Yankton will host Sioux Falls O’Gorman tonight at Crane-Youngworth Field, with both teams at 3 and 2 on the season.  O’Gorman coach Steve Kueter is one win behind Yankton’s Max Hawk in the all-time victory list for South Dakota high school football coaches. Our broadcast begins at 6:05 pm on AM 1450, KYNT.

In high school football tonight, Hartington Cedar Catholic will host unbeaten Battle Creek, Lutheran Northeast will visit Crofton, Bloomfield travels to Wakefield, Bon Homme will host unbeaten Colman-Egan, Gayville-Volin goes to Tripp-Delmont-Armour, and Irene-Wakonda plays at Centerville.

The Yankton Gazelles face sixth-seed Watertown in the softball state tournament opener today at Sherman Park in Sioux Falls.  The Gazelles enter the state tourney with an 11 and 18 season record.

Mount Marty took tenth place out of 11 teams in the G-PAC Men’s Golf Qualifier Number Two Thursday in Lincoln.  Luke Lecker paced the Lancers with a 76 on Thursday, while freshman Joe Brinkman stands in 28th place to lead Mount Marty.  

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KYNT Sports 10-1-15 Update

Thursday, October 1, 2015

There are five teams within a dozen strokes of each other, and Mount Marty is tied for second after the G-PAC Qualifier Number One for women’s golf.  Morningside has the team lead with a 342 after the opening round at Two Rivers Golf Club in North Sioux City, while the Lancers and Dakota Wesleyan each shot a 346 score on Wednesday.  Mount Marty juniors Logan Wagner of Parkston and Kellie Winckler of Lake Andes are tied for third place after 83’s yesterday.

The G-PAC Qualifier Number Two for men’s golf is today at Wilderness Ridge Golf Club in Lincoln.

Dakota Wesleyan started strong and nipped Mount Marty 3-2 in volleyball last night in Mitchell, winning the deciding fifth game 15-11.  Sierra Kloth (klohth) led the Lancers with 15 kills and 4 blocks, while Amber Dysthe (diss-tee) recorded 42 assists.  Mount Marty is 2 and 5 in the G-PAC and will play at unbeaten and fourth-ranked Midland University Friday night.

The Yankton Gazelles volleyball team is 2 and 8 on the season and will look to defeat Mitchell for a second time when they face each other at 7:00 tonight at the Summit Activities Center.  Our broadcast begins at 6:50 p-m on AM 1450, KYNT.

Yankton will host the E-S-D Conference Girls Tennis championships all day today.  The action for the nine teams will begin at 8 a-m at both the Yankton High School and Memorial Park tennis courts.

The Yankton cross-country runners will compete in the South Sioux City Invitational starting at 4:15 today, the Yankton Bucks freshmen football squad plays at Sioux Falls Lincoln this afternoon, and the Gazelles Cheer and Dance teams will compete in the Sioux Falls O’Gorman invitational this evening.

The Yankton Bucks soccer team will now face third-seed Sioux Falls Lincoln in the Class Double-A state quarterfinals on Saturday.  The game will start at 1 p-m Yankton Trails Park in Sioux Falls.  Last night, the Bucks upset Watertown 3-0 as Gabe Wenzlaff scored all three Yankton goals.

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KYNT Sports 10-1-15

Wednesday, September 30, 2015

The Yankton Bucks soccer team upset sixth-seed Watertown 3-0 last night in the first round of the Class Double-A playoffs.  Gabe Wenzlaff scored all three goals for Yankton, which will play at third-seed Sioux Falls Lincoln Saturday in the state quarterfinals.

Aberdeen Central blanked Yankton 5-0 Tuesday in the first round of the girls soccer playoffs, as the Gazelles ended up with a 4-7-2 record for the season.

West Central edged Vermillion 3-2 in the opening round of the Class A girls soccer playoffs last night, beating the Tanagers on penalty kicks after double overtime.

Morningside swept a pair of soccer matches from Mount Marty on Tuesday.  The Mustangs took the women’s game 6-0 and won the men’s contest 5-0 over MMC.

Mount Marty will compete in the Women’s Golf G-PAC Qualifier Number One today, as Briar Cliff will host the meet at Two Rivers Golf Club in North Sioux City.

Mount Marty has a G-PAC volleyball matchup at Dakota Wesleyan tonight.  The Lancers are 2 and 4 in the conference and in eighth place, while the Tigers are tied for ninth with a 1 and 4 record.  Our broadcast on 1450 KYNT starts at 7:20 p-m.

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KYNT Sports 9-29-15

Tuesday, September 29, 2015

The Mount Marty men’s golf team placed eighth out of 15 teams at the Doane College Invitational at Wilderness Ridge Golf Course in Lincoln.  The Lancers shot a team total of 323, led by a 74 from Robbie Neswick.

Today, the Mount Marty women’s golf team will compete in Lincoln at the Nebraska Wesleyan Invitational.

The Mount Marty College soccer teams have a doubleheader at Morningside College today, with the women’s game at 5:30 and the men’s contest at 8:00.

U-S-D will open its conference football schedule this Saturday at 2 p-m with a Dakota Days contest against tenth-ranked Youngstown State.  South Dakota State is seventh in the coaches poll this week, and will face second-ranked N-D-S-U.

The Yankton High School soccer teams will be on the road tomorrow for the first round of the playoffs.  The tenth-seed Gazelles play at Aberdeen Central Tuesday, with the game at 4:00 at Swisher Field next to the high school.  The eleventh-seed Bucks visit Watertown tomorrow and face the Arrows at 6:00 at the Anza Soccer Complex.  Tuesday’s winners advance to the state quarter-finals on Saturday.

Brandon Valley edged Yankton 26-21 Monday in the J-V/sophomore football game.  Garrett Tennant passed for 139 yards and two touchdowns for the Bucks.

The Yankton Bucks fell to third place in the South Dakota Sportswriters football poll this week after losing at top-rated Pierre last Friday.  Brookings is second, with Harrisburg and Mitchell tied for fourth place.  Bon Homme has jumped up to third place in the Class 9-Double-A poll this week, while unbeaten Scotland is rted second in Class 9-A football, and Alcester-Hudson is ranked fifth in Class 9-B.

In the high school volleyball poll this week, Bon Homme is fifth in Class A and Freeman Academy is rated fifth in Class B.

In high school club softball on Monday, O’Gorman beat Yankton 8-3 and then the Gazelles took an 8-5 victory over the Knights in game two as Bailey Peterka drove in four runs for the winners.  

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KYNT Sports 9-28-15

Monday, September 28, 2015

Mount Marty split a pair of sweeps in G-PAC volleyball this weekend, winning three games in a row at the College of Saint Mary in Omaha Saturday and then losing three-zero against 21st-ranked Hastings Sunday at the Cimpl Arena.  Bailey Kuchta and Allison Cross each had 17 kills this weekend for the Lancers, while Amber Dythse (diss-tee) had 60 assists combined for the two matches.  Mount Marty is 2 and 4 in the conference and plays at Dakota Wesleyan on Wednesday.

A strong Midland University men’s soccer team rolled past Mount Marty 13-0 on Saturday.  In the women’s contest, Midland blanked the Lancers by a 3-0 score.

Omaha defeated U-S-D in volleyball Saturday by a 3-1 score, dropping the Coyotes to a 6 and 9 overall record and winless in two Summit League matches.

South Dakota State defeated Robert Morris, Pennsylvania 34-10 in the Beef Bowl Saturday in Brookings.  Zach Loojan (loo-hahn) passed for a career-high 395 yards for the Jacks, and was named the Conference Offensive Player of the Week.

The pairings are set for the first round of South Dakota high school soccer playoffs on Tuesday.  The Yankton Gazelles are seeded tenth and will play at Aberdeen Central, while the eleventh-seed Yankton Bucks visit Watertown on Tuesday.

The Yankton Bucks took second place in the E-S-D Conference boys golf meet at Brookings on Saturday.  Pierre won the title with a 303, while Yankton shot 321 and Aberdeen Central had 325 for third place.  Mason Sundleaf finished in a fourth place tie for Yankton with 78, while A-J Fernandez tied for sixth with a 79.

Top-ranked Aberdeen Central downed Yankton in volleyball on Saturday by scores of 25-20, 25-23 and 25-15.  The Gazelles are 2 and 8 on the season, and will host Mitchell Thursday night.

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KYNT Sports 9-25-15

Friday, September 25, 2015

The Mount Marty women’s soccer team lost a 3-0 match at the College of Saint Mary in Omaha on Thursday.  The Lancers are 1 and 4 on the season, and will host a doubleheader against Midland tomorrow at 2 and 4 p-m.

The U-S-D women’s soccer team will host UC-Riverside at 4:00 today, and the Coyote volleyball squad will have its first home match of the season at 5 p-m against Western Illinois to open the Summit League season.

Sioux Falls Roosevelt defeated Yankton in volleyball on Thursday by scores of 25-13, 18-25, 25-18 and 25-22.  Senior Becky Frick had 9 kills and 21 digs for the Gazelles, who are 2 and 7 overall and will host top-rated Aberdeen Central tomorrow afternoon.

Yankton rolled past Huron 7-1 in girls soccer yesterday, as Brianna Benjamin led the attack with three goals and Hailey Schild added two.  Huron blanked Yankton 2-0 in the boys game on Thursday.  The Bucks ended up with a 5-6-1 regular season record while the Gazelles were 4-6-2, and the teams will find out this weekend where they will go for the first round of the playoffs next Tuesday.

The Yankton Cross-Country Invitational was run in very wet weather on Thursday, as Madison Lavin of Vermillion took the girls race just ahead of Savannah Woods from Yankton.  Sam Gusso of Yankton took the runner-up spot in the boys race.

The second-rated Yankton Bucks visit top-ranked Pierre tonight in a battle that could decide the E-S-D Conference football title. Our broadcast begins at 6:05 pm with the YHS Nation Show and the kickoff at 7 pm on AM 1450, KYNT and   

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KYNT Sports 9-23-15

Wednesday, September 23, 2015

Briar Cliff swept Mount Marty in G-PAC volleyball last night by scores of 25-17, 25-22 and 25-22.  Bailey Kuchta of Wynot led the Lancers with 13 kills, while Amber Dysthe (diss-tee) recorded 31 set assists.  Mount Marty is now 4 and 8 on the season, and will host the College of St. Mary Saturday at 3:00 at the Cimpl Arena.

The Mount Marty women’s soccer team continues their season this afternoon with a match at the College of St. Mary in Omaha.

The South Dakota Coyote golf classic was held the past two days at Dakota Dunes Country Club.  Missouri State won the men’s title with U-S-D in sixth place, while North Dakota State edged the Coyotes by six shots to win the women’s trophy.

Unbeaten Creighton is now up to fourth in the Nebraska Class D-1 football poll this week.  Hartington Cedar Catholic is ranked ninth in Class C-2 football.

The Yankton J-V/sophomore football squad played two teams for one half and won both games by one point, as the Bucks edged O’Gorman 8-7 and defeated Mitchell 7-6.

Huron defeated Yankton in varsity volleyball on Tuesday 3 games to 1 at the Summit Activities Center.  The Gazelles are now 2 and 6 on the season, and will play at Sioux Falls Roosevelt on Thursday.

Sioux Falls Lincoln rolled past Yankton 6-1 in boys soccer on Tuesday, and the Patriots edged the Gazelles 3-2 in varsity girls action.   Yankton concludes its regular season at Huron on Thursday with the playoffs starting next Tuesday.

Yankton competed in the Huron Cheer and Dance Invitational last night.  The Gazelles Dance squad took fourth place, while the Yankton Cheer team was 8th.

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KYNT Sports 9-22-15

Tuesday, September 22, 2015

The Mount Marty women’s golf team shot a 328 score and took first place out of six teams at the Morningside Fall Invite Monday at Whispering Creek Golf Club in Sioux City.  Lancer junior Logan Wagner fired a 79 and won medalist honors in a playoff.  The Mount Marty men’s golf team shot a 339 total and placed tenth out of 14 teams, as Lancer freshman Joe Brinkman shot a 72 and finished in third.

The Mount Marty volleyball squad is 4 and 7 on the season heading into a G-PAC match tonight at 8 and 4 Briar Cliff. 

U-S-D senior right tackle Derek Chancellor has been named the Missouri Valley Football Conference Offensive Lineman of the Week.  Chancellor helped the Coyotes gain 476 total yards in their 52-0 shutout win over Drake. 

In girls tennis on Monday, Yankton defeated Madison 5-4 and lost to Brandon Valley by a 8-1 score.

In girls club softball on Monday, Sioux Falls Roosevelt swept a pair from Yankton by scores of 15-3 and 19-4.

Bon Homme is now rated fourth in Class A volleyball, as the Lady Cavaliers raised their season record to 12 and 1.  Wagner dropped to sixth in Class A, while Parker is fifth and Freeman Academy is ranked sixth in Class B volleyball.

The Yankton football team is rated second in Class 11-Double-A this week, and the Bucks travel to play at top-ranked Pierre this Friday night.  Bon Homme is rated fifth in Class 9-Double-A football, Scotland is third and Parker is sixth in Class 9-A, while Alcester-Hudson is ranked sixth in Class 9-B.

Tonight, the Yankton Gazelles volleyball team will host Huron…the Bucks and Gazelles soccer squads will entertain Sioux Falls Lincoln…and the Yankton Cheer and Dance teams will compete in the Huron Invitational.

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KYNT Sports 9-21-18

Monday, September 21, 2015

The University of South Dakota won their second straight football contest with a 52-0 shutout over Drake University in the DakotaDome on Saturday.  Trevor Bouma led the Coyotes with 117 yards rushing and three touchdowns.

U-S-D got a goal in the 77th minute from Danielle Anderson to edge Northern Iowa 1-0 Sunday in Vermillion.  The Coyotes host UC-Riverside this Friday.

Jamestown took a pair of soccer contests over Mount Marty Sunday in Yankton.  The Jimmies won the women’s game 4-0 and took the men’s contest by a 6-1 score.  The Lancer women play at the College of Saint Mary’s this Wednesday.

The Yankton Gazelles tennis team split a triangular in Mitchell on Saturday.  Yankton defeated Spearfish 6-3 and lost to Mitchell 7-2.  The Gazelles will host Brandon Valley and Madison in a triangular Tuesday at 1 p-m.

Yankton split a pair of club softball games Sunday in Minnesota, defeating Jackson 5-3 and losing 3-2 against Pipestone.  The Gazelles will host Sioux Falls Roosevelt in a doubleheader starting at 6:00 this evening at Sertoma Park.

Yankton will compete in another three team football gathering for their JV/Sophomore team today, as the Bucks, Mitchell and O’Gorman play in Sioux Falls today starting at 4:15 p-m.

Northwestern won the annual 16-team Cavalier Clash volleyball tournament in Tyndall on Saturday.  Bon Homme placed second in the meet, while Wagner and Parker tied for third place.

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