SEASON PREVIEW: Spencer Blom returns eight starters in his second year as the head coach at White River. Senior Gavin Folkers returns to lead the Tigers at quarterback.
Lemmon/McIntosh begins a new era of sorts this season as the Cowboys drop down to Class 9B football following a 4-5 season in 2021 that concluded with a 28-0 loss to Ipswich in the first round of the 9AA playoffs.
“I didn’t see a whole lot, got pushed around a lot,” Gagne said, “I saw the ball and I saw a gap, so I tried to swing for it.”
The Rapid City Stevens girls tennis team opened the season at the West River Invite with a pair of wins over Aberdeen Roncalli and Aberdeen Central at Griffin Park in Pierre.
Rapid City begins pool play at the Babe Ruth World Series, while high school soccer teams continue early-season action
While Tom Izzo has been busy on the recruiting trail, he was also working on a new contract with Michigan State.
Almost 40 years have passed and Andy Coats still remembers the conversation.
The Western Nebraska Pioneers claimed the inaugural Independence League Baseball Championship on Saturday with a two-out, bases-loaded walk in the bottom of the ninth inning at Oregon Trail Park Stadium in Gehring, Nebraska.
Cleveland Browns starting center Nick Harris will likely need season-ending surgery after injuring his right knee on the second play of the exhibition opener against Jacksonville. Coach Kevin Stefanski didn’t provide details on Harris’ injury or test results. Harris got hurt while dropping back into pass coverage on Friday. Stefanski praised Ethan Pocic for stepping into the role after Harris left the game. He also would not comment on whether the team would consider bringing back JC Tretter.
A person with knowledge of the injury says New York Jets quarterback Zach Wilson is expected to miss two to four weeks with a bone bruise and meniscus tear in his right knee. The person told The Associated Press the timeline for how long Wilson is sidelined will be determined by an arthroscopic procedure to repair the meniscus, pending a second medical opinion. Tests after the game indicated the ACL was intact and an MRI on Saturday morning revealed the exact nature of the injury. The person spoke to the AP on condition of anonymity because the team hadn’t announced details. The New York Post first reported details of the diagnosis.
Trey Lance flashed his big arm in a brief preseason stint for San Francisco with a 76-yard TD pass to speedy rookie Danny Gray that helped the 49ers beat the Green Bay Packers 28-21. Lance played just two series in the game but that was enough to show why the Niners made the decision to transition from Jimmy Garoppolo to Lance at quarterback. Lance finished 4 for 5 for 92 yards, a TD and a perfect 158.3 rating. Jordan Love threw three interceptions to go along with two TD passes in one half for Green Bay with starter Aaron Rodgers resting.