| Feb 27, 2012
| 1:05 AM
It was a wild week of wrestling.
Congratulations to the area State B champions: Nolan Richie of Webster at 113 pounds; Ben Gillette of Redfield-Doland at 126; Collin Jensen of Mobridge-Pollock at 220; and Robbie Aesoph of Faulkton at 285.
Also to 182-...
| Feb 28, 2012
| 9:57 PM
KSPR Boys Basketball Power Rankings – Week 11
(Teams are ranked by the KSPR Sports Department based on their relative strength to class size. Overall dominance, strength of schedule, quality wins, and momentum are factors in determining the...
| Feb 29, 2012
| 2:11 AM
CHEBOYGAN — Andrew Plude and Charlie Hamilton had 17 points apiece Tuesday as the Charlevoix High School boys basketball team closed the regular season with a 61-50 on-league win over Cheboygan.
The Rayders improved to 12-8. They open Class C...
| Mar 2, 2012
| 2:39 AM
Both Pellston and Boyne Falls completed outstanding regular boys basketball seasons on Thursday with victories.
Both finished 19-1 and look to what they hope are long runs in the state tournament beginning next week.
The Hornets defeated Cheboygan, 74-...
| Mar 5, 2012
| 1:55 PM
David Six has often said he can envision a time when a Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference women's team — namely his Hampton Lady Pirates — can be certain of having made the NCAA tournament field before conference tournament play, with the promise...
| Mar 6, 2012
| 11:45 AM
David Six felt a little like he'd just stepped onto the stage at an American Idol audition.
"When you're a singer, and a music exec says sing, you better be ready right then and there," he said.
Six's turn in the spotlight came when, after a year as...
| Mar 9, 2012
| 1:44 PM
Alyssa Bennett subscribes to a pretty simple philosophy.
"The better I rebound, the better I play," she said.
Bennett, Hampton's sophomore forward, and her Lady Pirate teammates played pretty well on Friday.
Bennett had 14 points and 13 rebounds as...
| Mar 12, 2012
| 5:51 PM
Last season, the NCAA women's tournament selection committee surprised Hampton coach David Six, giving the Lady Pirates a 13th seed, the highest ever earned by a Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference team and a spot higher than the 14th seed Six expected.
| Mar 16, 2012
| 1:39 PM
The outrage has been expressed, the numbers crunched, the letters written. Now, it's time to play basketball.
The Hampton women's team, slighted by its No. 16 seed after a school Division I-record 26 wins and its third straight Mid-Eastern Athletic...
| Mar 16, 2012
| 1:38 PM
Stanford doesn't have the tallest player in the women's game, or the most attention-grabbing.
All it has, and has had for more than two decades, is a top-notch tradition and a program that just keeps winning.
Stanford, the No. 1 seed in the Fresno...
| Mar 17, 2012
| 3:17 PM
NORFOLK - With just less than seven minutes to play in the first half, Choicetta McMillian hit a step-back 3-pointer to pull 16th seed Hampton within a point of Stanford in Saturday's first-round NCAA tournament game.
During the next four minutes, the...
| Mar 19, 2012
| 2:16 PM
HAMPTON -- After her remarkable four-year ride at Hampton ended with a loss to Stanford in the first round of the NCAA tournament, HU senior point guard Jericka Jenkins fielded the usual pat-on-the-back comments from family and friends.