Vermillion’s 10U baseball team ended a great summer of baseball at the 2021 SD VFW 10U State Tournament last weekend in Humboldt, SD. The team drew some tough opponents in pool play and finished just outside of the top eight after that.
The women's and men's basketball teams of Summit League rivals South Dakota and South Dakota State University faced off Sunday in the Sanford … Read more
LONG BEACH, Calif.—South Dakota junior Maddie Lavin finished runner-up in the under-23 division and 10th overall at the Americas Triathlon Cup over the weekend in Long Beach.
If you were near The Bluffs Golf Course last weekend, you probably noticed the jammed parking lot and people everywhere on the course. The annual South Dakota Open took place again last week, with many local amateur golfers vying for the top of the leaderboard as well as their professional c…
Ronnie Wilharm won the SDGA Junior Tour event at Lakeview Golf Course in Mitchell on Monday (10 and 11-year-old girls division). She had birdies on holes 5 and 9 enroute to a two over par 38. Makenna Baker of Orange City, Iowa was second with 41. Wilharm was Vermillion’s only golfer.
Vermillion keeps rolling along in Legion play this summer as they notched two more wins on the season against Alexandria and Yankton this past week. Great pitching, timely hitting and good defense seem to be key to the Post 1 success over the last few weeks.
The Vermillion 12U team battled hard but lost their last two games at the SD VFW State Championships in Beresford last weekend. Game one was a match-up with Milbank and the young Tanagers pulled away early for an easy win. Game two was a rematch from a previous game earlier this season that …
With the 12 and under SD VFW State Tournament set for this weekend in Beresford, the Vermillion 12U squad threw many different pitchers during the last week in preparation for what could be a long weekend in Union County this weekend.
On a rainy afternoon at Moccasin Creek Country Club in Aberdeen, Ronnie Wilharm shot a one-under par 35 on July 5 to win the SDGA Junior Tour event (10-11 girls division). She had birdies on 3 and 7 and an eagle on the par 5 finishing hole. Wilharm was Vermillion's only competitor. The tour'…
The Vermillion 10U squad won all three of their games in the last week and now post a 15-11 season record. The young Tanagers beat Sioux Center twice and a blowout win over Beresford.
The holiday weekend was busy for Post 1 as they earned three wins over area opponents. A 10-0 run rule victory against Beresford last Wednesday, June 30th started the weekend off on the right foot for Vermillion. Then on Friday, July 2nd, Vermillion travelled to Lennox and earned a big 13-3 …
The SDGA Junior Tour teed it up at Broadland Creek Golf Course in Huron on Wednesday, June 23. Ronnie Wilharm was the only the only golfer from Vermillion. She eagled the par 5 16th hole on her way to a two over par 38. The 10-11 year old girls played the back nine.
Vermillion, SD – Vermillion’s Post 1 baseball team kept to their winning ways this past week with two notches in the win column. On Sunday, June 27th, Post 1 managed to get by Sioux Valley 6-5 and then on Tuesday, June 29th, took care of business against Elk Point 10-4.
Elk Point, SD – The Elk Point Colt 45’s used great pitching behind the left arm of Vermillion High School grad Jon Merrigan to defeat Garretson Blue Jays 3-2 Sunday, June 27th at Todd Larson Field.
EUGENE, Ore.—South Dakota track and field alum Chris Nilsen captured his first U.S. Championships gold medal June 21 and punched his ticket to the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.
Quite a few Vermillion golfers competed in Yankton on Thursday, June 17, at the SDGA Junior Tour’s Fox Run event. Ronnie Wilharm won the 10-11 year old girls division with a 39 on the front nine. She chipped in for eagle on the reachable par five 7th. Taylor Reuvers was fifth with a 46. She …
The SDGA Junior Tour was in Hartford on Tuesday, June 22, at Central Valley Golf Course. Ronnie Wilharm needed par on the last hole to beat clubhouse leader Maicy Baker of Orange City, Iowa by one shot. She shot 38 on the back nine in the 10-11 year old girls division.
Both the 10U and 12U Baseball Teams travelled to area tournaments this past weekend and came home as tournament champions. Vermillion’s 10U team travelled to Wayne, Neb. and the 12U team drove up to Beresford. Both teams finished with a 4-0 record and crowned tournament champs.
The Vermillion Tanagers girls golf team brought home fourth place honors after competing in the South Dakota Class “A” girls golf tournament June 6 and June 7 in Spearfish.
Beresford, SD – The Post 1 baseball club used a big 10 run first inning to help end the game early as they defeated region foe Beresford by a final score of 15-2 in five innings on Wednesday, June 16.
Vermillion’s Post 1 baseball team came off a long weekend of hosting games at Prentis Park during the annual Lewis and Clark Baseball Tournament. The boys from Post 1 took on Pender (Neb.), Mitchell, Tea and Brandon Valley and finished in second place in their pool. The other pools for the t…
VERMILLION – Willis Robertson decided it was time to switch numbers for the Legion baseball season this summer, but decided to make the switch have more meaning than just a number.
The SDGA Junior Tour was at Rocky Run Golf Course in Dell Rapids on Tuesday. Trey Hansen won the 12-13 boys division with a 72. He shot 38 on the front nine and 34 on the back, with a birdie on number 9 and an eagle on the 16th.
Vermillion, SD, June 14, 2021 – The Vermillion Area Chamber & Development Company (VCDC) is pleased to announce that its biggest fundraiser for the year, the VCDC Annual Golf Social, will be held on Monday, June 21, at The Bluffs Golf Course in Vermillion.
SPEARFISH — Beresford’s Maiya Muller and future Mount Marty golfer Kelsey Heath share the opening round lead at the South Dakota State Class A Girls’ Golf Tournament, Monday at Spearfish Canyon Golf Course.
SIOUX FALLS – The Vermillion Tanager baseball team fell behind three runs in the first inning, and were not able to overcome the deficit, falling 9-4 to West Central in the Class ‘B’ State Semifinals at Sioux Falls Stadium.
SIOUX FALLS – A sacrifice fly in the top of the fifth inning by Jake Jensen proved to be the difference in a 3-2 Tanager win over Howard in the first round of the Class ‘B’ State Baseball Tournament at Sioux Falls Stadium in Sioux Falls Monday.
The Vermillion Tanagers used a total of 18 hits over two games and in just shy of 24 hours to earn a trip to the South Dakota High School State Baseball Tournament next week in Sioux Falls.
The Vermillion Tanagers 10 & 12 and under teams were busy on the diamond this past week, including hosting the Vermillion Classic at the USD Softball Complex on Saturday, May 22.
VERMILLION — When Zach Anderson arrived at USD, he had the opportunity to watch Chris Nilsen and the pole vault squad work it’s way to the top team in the nation and Anderson set a new goal: Get the USD High Jump to No. 1 in the country.
Elk Point, SD -- The Elk Point Colt 45’s banged out 16 hits to earn their first win early in the South Dakota Amateur Baseball season 8-5 at Todd Larsen Field on May 1st.
Vermillion, SD -- Last week, Jake Jensen used his left arm to propel the Tanagers past Beresford/Centerville with a complete game shutout win. This week, Jensen used his bat to get a big win for Vermillion over Dell Rapids/St. Mary’s 3-2 in walk-off fashion.
May 3rd, 2021: The Vermillion Area Chamber & Development Company (VCDC) is excited to welcome some of the best football players from across the state for this year's South Dakota High School All-Star Football Game, presented by Sanford, for its sixth year, on Saturday June 12.
Tanager track and field team competed at the Dakota Valley Invite last Tuesday. The Vermillion boys placed third with 83 team points. The girls placed fifth with 61.
Vermillion girls’ golf competed in the Dakota Valley Invite last Tuesday at the 2 Rivers Golf Course. The Tanager placed second with a +98 total to par. Sioux Falls Christian won at +71.
Young Tanager baseball players have gotten back on the field and into action early this season for both the 10U and 12U teams for Vermillion. Last weekend, both teams made the quick trip to North Sioux City for the Dakota Valley Thunder Classic. The 10U team fought hard all weekend but dropp…
The Vermillion Tanagers bat were lively during this Sunday and Monday’s games as they took care of business against Menno/Scotland and Beresford.