Local

Rice Slugger Wins Out

Rice Slugger Wins Out

Michael Aquino  of Rice is the winner of this year’s College Home Run Derby.  The Owls’ slugger belted six homers in the final round to top the five hit by Georgia Tech’s Matt Gonzalez at TD Ameritrade Park.  Aquino hit six in the first round, then added eight more in the second to reach the final.  Gonzalez hit 11 homers over the first two rounds.

Recent Headlines

51 mins ago in Local Sports

Patterson Slighted By Vikes

Fresh
vikingscord

The Minnesota Vikings have declined the fifth-year option on receiver and kick returner Cordarrelle Patterson.

55 mins ago in Local Sports

Berrios, Twins Earn Win

Fresh
twinsberrios

Brian Dozier broke out of a slump with three hits and the Minnesota Twins snapped Dallas Keuchel's 17-game home winning streak with a 6-2 victory over the Houston Astros on Monday night.

60 mins ago in Local Sports

Nats Blank Royals

Fresh
Baseball

Gio Gonzalez and the Washington bullpen combined on a five-hitter, Ryan Zimmerman and Daniel Murphy drove in first-inning runs and the Nationals beat the Kansas City Royals 2-0 on Monday night.

1 hour ago in Local Sports

Dakota Wesleyan Continues Domination

Fresh
gpaclogo

The Dakota Wesleyan Tigers shot a final round of 331 on Monday to claim the 2015-16 Great Plains Athletic Conference (GPAC) Women's Golf Championship with a four round total of 1349.

1 hour ago in Local Sports

Jackrabbit Player Honored

Fresh
jackssoftchirn

South Dakota State University outfielder Lauren Chirnside has been named Summit League Softball Player of the Week after helping lead the Jackrabbits to a weekend sweep of Fort Wayne in record-setting fashion.