Experience the thrill of monster trucks and motocross at The Monument!
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Monster truck and FMX motocross enthusiasts will rejoice as Rapid City, South Dakota prepares to host an exhilarating motorsports event on March 2, 2024. The Monument at Summit Arena will transform into an epicenter of adrenaline-fueled action, featuring colossal 10,000-pound monster trucks and gravity-defying FMX motocross stunts.
Live interview with SD Mines men’s basketball coach Eric Glenn
RAPID CITY, S.D. (KOTA) - Ahead of Monday’s rivalry game between South Dakota Mines and Black Hills State, Andrew Lind caught up with Hardrockers head coach Eric Glenn to discuss how Mines would play BH. Glenn explained his team’s keys to success, and what it means for his players to compete in this game and atmosphere.
Growing up in big family proves useful for SD Mines’ Rama
RAPID CITY, S.D. (KOTA) - South Dakota Mines’ fifth year point guard Alejandro Rama is on pace for yet another successful season with the Hardrockers. The Red Cloud High School alum turned three time all-conference player is representing his hometown of Pine Ridge well. “I wanted to stay home...
Pedal for a cause: The Jingle Bell Legacy Ride supports All Kids Bike
RAPID CITY, S.D. – Strider Bikes is gearing up for its 3rd annual Jingle Bell Legacy Ride, a family-friendly, holiday-themed bike ride scheduled for Friday, December 8, 2023, from 12-1 PM at Founders Park in Rapid City. This joyful event aims to spread holiday cheer and support All Kids Bike, a nonprofit dedicated to equipping every child in America with the ability to ride a bike by incorporating it into kindergarten PE classes.
Noyes brothers named cross country coaches of the year
The Hill City High School cross country team has one more thing to celebrate this season. About a week ago, head coach Joe Noyes and assistant coach Jared Noyes were named 2023 South Dakota Cross Country and Track and Field Coaches Association Area Cross Country Coaches of the Year for western South Dakota.
Lace up those sneakers for the annual Black Hills Runner Club Turkey Trot
Every year the Black Hills Runner Club hosts a turkey trot to bring people together and make Thanksgiving Day a holiday to remember.
Athlete of the Week-RC Christian’s Ana Egge
RAPID CITY, S.D. (KOTA) -It was a memorable season for the Rapid City Christian volleyball team. The Comets racked up a 35-6 record and finished second at the state tournament. The play of Ana Egge was a big part of the team’s success. Congrats on being our Gustafson Builders Athlete of the Week.
Celebrating Athlete of the Week: Anna Eggy's Memorable Volleyball Season at Rapid City Christian
Meet Anna Eggy, the star of Rapid City Christian volleyball team, who led her team to an impressive 35-6 record and a second-place finish at the state tournament. Discover how her versatility and work ethic earned her the title of Athlete of the Week.
Rapid City Rush Starts Strong but Falls to Idaho in Home Game
Catch the latest in Kota territory sports, as Rapid City Rush starts strong but ultimately falls to Idaho in a thrilling ice hockey match. Also, get updates on men's college basketball and a special feature on Rapid City Christian's volleyball team's standout player.
Two Defend State Titles
Two of the three defending South Dakota state volleyball champions defended their titles last weekend in Rapid City. Sioux Falls Christian wrapped up its season with a 3-1 win over Rapid City Christian to claim the Class A crown and runs its streak of consecutive state titles to seven, also winning 11 of the past 13 Class A championships. Class AA Harrisburg was the only squad to end up with a perfect season at 31-0, defeating Sioux Falls Washington 3-1 for its third title in school history.
Interview with RC Christian Volleyball Coach Krystal Weber on State Semi-Finals
Get an inside look at Rapid City Christian's first-ever State semi-final in volleyball history. Hear from head coach Krystal Weber on the team's journey, their strategy against Miller, and the unique experience of coaching her own daughter in the state tournament.
Rapid City Christian Volleyball Advances to State Championship
Catch the thrilling action as Rapid City Christian volleyball team advances to the state championship after a victorious semi-final against Miller. Also, get updates on other exciting matches, including Warner's perfect streak and Harrisburg's win over O' Gorman. Tune in for all the volleyball excitement!
RC Christian takes 2nd place at state tournament
RAPID CITY, S.D. (KOTA) - The Rapid City Christian volleyball team fell to Sioux Falls Christian 3-1 on Saturday night in the Class A state championship. The Comets finish the season runners up with a 35-6 record. In Class B, Chester upset Warner in five sets, 3-2, and in Class...
Daniela Lee named to All-Tournament team
RAPID CITY – Colman-Egan senior Daniela Lee was named to the 2023 South Dakota Volleyball Coaches Association All-Tournament Team after the SDHSAA State Class B Tournament at The Monument Arena on Saturday afternoon. Lee was a force for the Hawks during the tournament, recording 33 kills, 62 digs, 18...
Groft has compiled a 665-93 record in 22 seasons as Northwestern's head coach
RAPID CITY — Northwestern High School volleyball coach Nora Groft is the newest member of the South Dakota Volleyball Coaches Association Hall of Fame. Groft, who has spent 28 years in the Northwestern program and led the Wildcats to a 665-93 record in 22 seasons as head coach, was inducted Saturday night during the state high school volleyball tournament in Rapid City. She received her award from former Northwestern head coach and fellow SDVBCA Hall of Fame member Kathy Graves.
MEN'S BASKETBALL: Hardrockers, Yellow Jackets ready for holiday break
RAPID CITY, S.D. - The South Dakota Mines men's basketball team finished 0-2 last weekend at the East - West Challenge in Rapid City. Now the Hardrockers find themselves at 1-3 heading into the Thanksgiving holiday break. Alejandro Rama leading the Hardrockers. South Dakota Mines lost two of their top...
Wings & Rings hosts watch party for Ellsworth's B-1B flyover at Falcon Stadium
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Local Ellsworth pilots had the honor of conducting a flyover during a football game between the Air Force Academy Falcons and the UNLV Raiders. To celebrate, Wings and Rings in Rapid City hosted a watch party for local airmen and airwomen, along with their families and friends.
Zachariasen Dominates As Harrisburg Wins 2nd Straight Volleyball Championship
RAPID CITY – Almost single handedly, Gabi Zachariasen assured that she and her Harrisburg teammates would repeat as volleyball state champions. Zachariasen had 30 kills Saturday, leading Harrisburg to its second straight title 25-18, 15-25, 25-22, 25-20 in the championship match of the SDHSAA Class AA State Volleyball Tournament at the Summit Arena at The Monument.
Semifinal and Consolation Results of the 2023 State Volleyball Championships
• The semifinal round for the 2023 State Volleyball Championships took place in Rapid City. • Six teams have advanced to play for a state championship. • The results of the semifinal and consolation matches are listed for each class (AA, A, B).
Wolsey-Wessington sixth in Class B tourney
RAPID CITY — Third-seeded Colman-Egan rallied for a 3-2 victory against fifth-seeded Wolsey-Wessington to win the consolation championship Saturday at the Class B State Volleyball Tournament, which was held in Summit Arena at the Monument. After falling into a 2-0 hole with set wins of 25-22 and 25-20 by...