As a new year began for the South Dakota High School Activities Association’s board of directors, it decided to continue the work it started in the past year on the
Area youth competed in the SD state 4-H rodeo finals held last weekend in Fort Pierre. Over 550 contestants competed. From left to right are Harmony Mertens, Senior Poles; Kyla Macconnell, Senior Barrels; Kadence Haug, Senior Barrels; Ty Fagerland, Junior Bulls; Mason Jones, Senior Bulls; and in front Tucker Mertens, Junior Bulls.
Langford Area fall sports will kick off their campaigns in the coming week. The football squad will host Herreid-Selby for its season opener on Friday at 7 p.m., and the
The Britton Country Club hosted its youth-adult golf tournament last week. Bowen and Aaron Micko topped the age 5-8 field with a nine-hole score of 52, Jaelee and Craig Grupe
The Claremont-Britton Junior Legion baseball team claimed the Class B state championship on Sunday. Team members in front left to right are Ben Gustafson, Benton West, Aden Godel, Kash Cutler, Cody Blanchard, Boston Marlow, Jordan Dawson, and Jesse Keough. Back row Coach Joe Gustafson, Connor Smith, Will Cutler, Zander Widener, Bryce Peterson, Kade Larson, Nico Alvarez, Colin Frey, Austen Wieser, Danny Feist, Cole Bisbee, and Coach Dylan Frey. Not pictured is Head Coach Mike Frey.
(Photo by Jenn Gustafson)
Claremont-Britton Junior Legion Head Baseball Coach Mike Frey missed the final two games of the state tournament when he was hospitalized with blood clots in his lungs and leg, but the team and parents celebrated the teams state championship in his hospital room. Frey is pictured with his sons, Dylan, left, who served as an assistant coach, and Colin, right, who earned the pitching win in the tournament opener.
(Jenn Gustafson Photos)
Hollywood may come calling. Claremont-Britton’s journey to winning the Class B state Junior Legion baseball championship has all the makings of a blockbuster movie script. The state champs were in
The Britton Swim Team finished fourth in the state meet held in Huron Friday through Sunday. Parker Brandt was the top Britton high-point finisher in the 17-18 bracket, placing first.