User uShare Login | Register
Login
Register

Along with posting photos, videos, and stories, your uShare account lets you post Classified Ads, recipes on What's For Dinner, and Announcements.


58° View Weather Current Conditions Sioux Falls Change Location
Set Weather Options

RADAR LOCATION

TEMPERATURE LOCATION

Share your Photos, Videos, and Stories on uShare! Click here to get started.

News

[0] My Saved Articles
MLB (Top 9)
Kansas City
3
San Francisco
2
NBA
New York
80
Toronto
83
NBA
Minnesota
113
Chicago
112
NBA
San Antonio
87
Houston
96
NBA
Miami
104
Memphis
98
NBA (4 Qtr)
Phoenix
87
Utah
89
NBA (Half-Time)
Sacramento
49
LA Lakers
48
NBA (2 Qtr)
Denver
26
Golden State
32
NBA (2 Qtr)
Portland
35
LA Clippers
25
NBA
Dallas
117
Orlando
92
HS FB
Boyden-Hull-RV
42
Denison-Schleswig
41
HS FB
Central Lyon-GLR
42
Sheldon
6
HS FB
Sioux Center
57
Okoboji, Milford
14
HS FB
West Lyon
43
HMS
14
HS FB
Western Christian, Hull
31
Ridge View
21
NCAA FB (2 Qtr)
Oregon
17
California
14
NHL (3 Period)
Vancouver
2
Colorado
5
NHL (3 Period)
Carolina
2
Edmonton
2
NHL (2 Period)
Columbus
1
Anaheim
2
NHL
Dallas
3
New Jersey
2
NHL
Tampa Bay
4
Winnipeg
2
C VB
Concordia-St. Paul
3
SMSU
2
C VB
Northwestern
3
NE-Wesleyan
1
C VB
MN-Duluth
3
Northern St.
0
C VB
Augustana
3
Upper Iowa
1
C VB
USF
3
MSU-Mankato
2
C VB
Denver
3
SDSU
0
HS VB
SF Christian
3
Beresford
0
HS VB
O'Gorman
3
RC Central
0
HS VB
Groton Area
3
Britton-Hecla
0
HS VB
Harrisburg
3
Brookings
2
HS VB
Arlington
3
Deubrook Area
0
HS VB
Milbank
3
Deubrook Area
0
HS VB
MC/Montrose
3
Marion
0
HS VB
O'Gorman
3
RC Stevens
0
HS VB
Roosevelt
3
RC Central
0
HS VB
Roosevelt
3
RC Stevens
1
HS VB
Centerville
3
Freeman
2
HS VB
Kimball/WL
3
Colome
0
HS VB
Miller
3
Wessington Springs
0
HS VB
Mitchell
3
Pierre
1
HS VB
Potter Co.
3
Faith
0
HS VB
Redfield/Doland
3
Sisseton
0
HS VB
SC/Woonsocket
3
Bridgewater-Emery
0
HS VB
Warner
3
Webster
0
HS VB
Madison
3
West Central
2
HS VB
AB Central
3
Brandon Valley
1
HS VB
Alcester-Hudson
3
Canton
0
HS VB
Arlington
3
Milbank
0
HS VB
Belle Fourche
3
Hill City
0
HS VB
Bon Homme
3
Viborg-Hurley
0
HS VB
Chester Area
3
Dell Rapids
0
HS VB
Custer
3
Hot Springs
0
HS VB
Dakota Valley
3
Vermillion
0
HS VB
Deuel
3
Flandreau
0
HS VB
Grant-Deuel
3
WSS
0
HS VB
GP Lutheran
3
Waubay
0
HS VB
Hettinger/Scranton
3
Lemmon
0
HS VB
Howard
3
Garretson
0
HS VB
Madison
3
EP-Jefferson
2
HS VB
New Underwood
3
Edgemont
0
HS VB
Highmore-Harrold
3
Stanley Co.
0
HS VB
Wall
3
New Underwood
0
HS VB
Tri-Valley
3
Tea Area
2
NHL
Columbus
5
San Jose
4
NHL
Buffalo
0
Los Angeles
2
Updated: Oct 24, 2014 10:16PM
Find local businesses
on the KELO Pages!

 

Yankton Post 12 Prepares For The Postseason

July 15, 2014, 10:46 PM by Cat Clark

Yankton Post 12 Prepares For The Postseason
YANKTON, SD -

The Yankton Post 12 baseball team entered tonight with eight more wins than they had all of last year. Thanks to a few key role models and a mixture of young and veteran talent, Yankton is feeling very confident about their chances in the upcoming Region Tournament.

The town of Yankton has had its share of stars lately with Colton Iverson and Layne Somsen pursuing professional careers in their respective sports. Those two have inspired players like Layne Sawatzke who grew up watching them to hit .392 this season in hopes of someday following in their footsteps.

"I think role models and having guys like that to look up to are key, plus we have guys that want to do that, and keep that tradition alive," Sawatzke, Yankton's First Basemen, said.

"We see it in our thirteen and fourteen year old groups that they want to be the next Layne Somsen or Colton Iverson. They put in the work and it spark plugs them for their high school career," Yankton Manager Trey Krier said.

Post 12 has a number of contributing under classmen, such as Sheldon Gant. The soon to be junior  is batting .344 with 11 extra base hits and is helping to propel his team that won 17 games a year ago to a 25-12 championship contender now. So what's the recipe?

"I think it has been confidence, that's the key. We had a good start to our season and now we are hoping to carry it out. As long as we are never satisfied with where we are at, we will get things done." Gant, Yankton's Second Basemen, said.

"Our younger guys are energizing our older guys who have put in a lot of work and are excited about the season that we have, as well as, the opportunity that we have with the Region Tournament coming up," Krier said.

That opportunity is hosting the Region 2A Tournament. Although they won't have to travel, they know it won't be easy getting out of one of the toughest regions in the state.

"We're happy to be at home, sleeping in our own beds, but I don't know if it is necessarily an advantage for us. We still have to play four quality teams," Krier said.

"Nobody knows Riverside Field like us. We're going to have a lot of fans from Yankton, obviously. We have a nice home crowd that we love," Gant said.

Post 12 took the field with Post 131 in Valley Springs this evening. We will have those highlights when we come back after the break.
 

Previous Story

Next Story




 
Find Local Businesses on KELO Pages!

View sports

You may also like

SDHSAA Releases Football Playoff Brackets

10/24/2014 9:41 AM

The South Dakota High School Activities Association released the high school football playoff brackets.

Full Story
Friday Night Scoreboard

10/17/2014 10:50 PM

Here are Friday's results from across KELOLAND.

Full Story
KELO/KBHB/Yankton Press & Dakotan HSFB Poll: Oct. 20th

10/20/2014 12:00 AM

October 20th rankings from KELOLAND Sports, KBHB Radio, and Yankton Press & Dakotan

Full Story
Friday Night Football Moves To Thursday

10/23/2014 6:23 AM

As local high school football teams wrap up the season, this week's schedule of games are Thursday to make room for the playoffs.

Full Story
Thursday Night Scoreboard

10/23/2014 11:38 PM

Here are Thursday's results from across KELOLAND.

Full Story


Events