Sports

Girls’ wrestling approved by activities group

Next year will likely see the start of SDHSAA-sanctioned girls’ wrestling in South Dakota schools. The first reading approving the new sport was taken Tuesday by the South Dakota High School Activities Association’s board of directors. Meeting via teleconference, the board acted on the first reading of a variety of recommendations for changes to the SDHSAA Athletics Handbook that came […]

Takini Skyhawks sports awards

Takini School announced awards for basketball, volleyball, cross country and football teams. Awards are as follows: 2019-20 Skyhawks Basketball MVP – Tyree Bear Stops Mr. Offense – Mahki Hollow Horn Mr. Defense – Kanin Hiserote Most Dedicated – Kyson Crow Ghost 3-point Shooter – Johnathan Fire Cloud Mr. Hustle – Xavier Condon Rebounder – Mahki Hollow Horn Motivator – Tyrus […]

C-EB Varsity Athletic Awards 2019-20

Varsity Awards winners were selected by head coaches from each of the following sports: Football, Volleyball, Cross Country, Cheerleading, Girls Basketball, Boys Basketball and Wrestling. Each athlete selected will receive a plaque noting the award received. Also, each athlete that has lettered in their respective sport will either receive a C-EB Letter or certificate.

Dupree, C-EB and Timber Lake receive SDHSAA Academic Achievement Team Awards

Today, the South Dakota High School Activities Association announced the Academic Achievement Team Awards for the 2019-2020 Winter Season. Among the schools recognized were Dupree, Cheyenne-Eagle Butte, and Timber Lake. All varsity fine arts groups and athletic teams that achieve a combined grade point average of 3.0 or higher are eligible to receive the award. The team awards are as […]

Activities group plans for resumption of sports



Because of coronavirus caution, schools in South Dakota are closed until May 4. That’s not preventing the South Dakota High School Activities Association from making plans for state tournaments once school is back in session. The SDHSAA board of directors met by teleconference Friday morning and decided to let its staff work on planning for how sports and arts activities […]

2020 Casey Tibbs Match of Champions cancelled in response to COVID-19

In response to the ongoing and evolving pandemic pertaining to COVID-19, the Casey Tibbs Foundation regrets to announce the cancellation of the 2020 Casey Tibbs Match of Champions in Fort Pierre, South Dakota. The decision to cancel the PRCA-sanctioned Bronc Match, which was scheduled for June 6, 2020, was one the Casey Tibbs Foundation Board of Directors did not take […]

College rodeo season put on hold

As the threat of the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic continues to strengthen, the National Intercollegiate Rodeo Association last week decided to cancel the remaining events on the 2019-20 regional season. For Northwestern Oklahoma State University and the other colleges in the Central Plains Region season, that means the March 13-15 event in Fort Scott, Kansas, was the last event for this […]

Cheerleading positively impacts the lives of young women


Cheerleaders are an important aspect of student athletic success. One only has to take a look at just how important these young women are within sports. They uplift spirits, encourage athletes to perform their best, and are a positive reflection of their communities, and all the while, the young ladies perform their athletic cheer and dance routines.

Ohitika Wrestlers advance to Region 2 AAU tournament

UPDATE, March 13: The National AAU has suspended all national tournaments until April 1. The Ohitika Wrestling Club, out of Eagle Butte, participated in the AAU District 3 tournament in Fort Pierre on Saturday, March 7. Of the three wrestlers who went, two have advanced Region 2 Tournament will take place on March 15 in Aberdeen. Sutton Newbrough with a […]

2020 SDWCA District 3 Tournament results for Eagle Butte Youth Wrestling

14 wrestlers from the Eagle Butte Youth Wrestling Club competed in the 2020 SDWCA District 3 Tournament in Fort Pierre on Saturday, March 7, 2020. See all the results and action photos from the tournament here: Tots 49 SkyeWalker Thompson’s place is unknown • Champ. Round 1 – Jax Strait (Governor Wrestling) won by decision over SkyeWalker Thompson (Eagle Butte […]


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