Mitchell hosts girls state soccer

As Mitchell played host for girls state soccer, we covered games featuring schools outside of our coverage for other papers we share content with across the state to help out when we each have schools make it into each others coverage area. Here are just some of highlights from Belle Fourche’s game against St. Thomas More on Saturday, Oct. 11, 2014.

Belle Fourche’s Brittany Hunsley jumps into the arms of Bailee Ward after Ward scored the Broncs second goal of the game during the Class A state championship game against St. Thomas More on Saturday at the Pepsi-Cola Soccer Complex in Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Belle Fourche’s Jessica Ryan jumps into the arms of her teammate Gracie Neiman after the Broncs defeated St. Thomas More 2-1 for the Class A state championship game on Saturday at the Pepsi-Cola Soccer Complex in Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Belle Fourche’s Jessica Ryan and St. Thomas More’s Avery White fight for control of the ball in second half of the Class A state championship game on Saturday at the Pepsi-Cola Soccer Complex in Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Belle Fourche’s Hannah Rehmeier watches the ball soar into the goal past her during the first half of the Class A state championship game against St. Thomas More on Saturday at the Pepsi-Cola Soccer Complex in Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Belle Fourche’s Bailee Ward celebrates her goal and the Broncs second goal of the game during the Class A state championship game against St. Thomas More on Saturday at the Pepsi-Cola Soccer Complex in Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Belle Fourche’s Mary Hubanks hugs her teammate Gracie Neiman (11) after the Broncs defeated St. Thomas More 2-1 for the Class A state championship game on Saturday at the Pepsi-Cola Soccer Complex in Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Action from the Corn Crib Challenge

Action from Dakota Wesleyan’s Corn Crib Challenge at the Corn Palace on Thursday, Oct. 9, 2014. The Tigers will open their season on Nov. 1 against Dakota State.

The Grey team’s Jade Miller passes the ball over the defense of the Blue team’s Jon Vorwald during Dakota Wesleyan’s Corn Crib Countdown at the Corn Palace on Thursday in Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)

The Grey team’s Jalen Voss shoots over the defense of the Blue team’s Jason Spicer during Dakota Wesleyan’s Corn Crib Countdown at the Corn Palace on Thursday in Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)

The Grey team’s Luke Carr stretches out trying to grab a rebound over the Blue team during Dakota Wesleyan’s Corn Crib Countdown at the Corn Palace on Thursday in Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)

The Grey team’s Trae Bergh presses off the defense of the blue team’s Aaron Ahmadu during Dakota Wesleyan’s Corn Crib Countdown at the Corn Palace on Thursday in Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)

DWU Head Coach Matt Wilber talks to the Grey team during Dakota Wesleyan’s Corn Crib Countdown at the Corn Palace on Thursday in Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)

The Grey team’s Jalen Voss shoots over the defense of the Blue team’s Jason Spicer during Dakota Wesleyan’s Corn Crib Countdown at the Corn Palace on Thursday in Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)

The Grey team’s Jade Millers gets the Blue team’s Jon Vorwald in his face during Dakota Wesleyan’s Corn Crib Countdown at the Corn Palace on Thursday in Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)

The Grey team’s Jon Harmening goes to the basket around the defense of the Blue team’s Jason Spicer during Dakota Wesleyan’s Corn Crib Countdown at the Corn Palace on Thursday in Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)

The Grey team’s Jon Harmening goes to the basket around the defense of the Blue team’s Jason Spicer during Dakota Wesleyan’s Corn Crib Countdown at the Corn Palace on Thursday in Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)

The Grey team’s Luke Carr and the Blue team’s Jon Vorwald scramble for a loose ball during Dakota Wesleyan’s Corn Crib Countdown at the Corn Palace on Thursday in Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)

The Grey team’s Jade Miller drives past the defense of hte Blue team’s Luke Bamberg during Dakota Wesleyan’s Corn Crib Countdown at the Corn Palace on Thursday in Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)

John Paul II Elementary first graders visit Mitchell Fire Dept.

First graders from John Paul II elementary school had a blast as they stopped by the Mitchell Fire Department on Monday as part of fire prevention week. Click here to see the complete gallery.

First graders from John Paul II elementary school visited the Mitchell Fire Department on Monday afternoon as part of fire prevention week. (Matt Gade/Republic)

First graders from John Paul II elementary school visited the Mitchell Fire Department on Monday afternoon as part of fire prevention week. (Matt Gade/Republic)

First graders from John Paul II elementary school visited the Mitchell Fire Department on Monday afternoon as part of fire prevention week. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Mrs. Katie Olson joined in on the fun as first graders from John Paul II elementary school visited the Mitchell Fire Department on Monday afternoon as part of fire prevention week. (Matt Gade/Republic)

First graders from John Paul II elementary school visited the Mitchell Fire Department on Monday afternoon as part of fire prevention week. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Bronco busting and Bull riding action from the Wilbur-Ellis Corn Palace Challenge

A selection of photos from the action on Saturday, Oct. 4, 2014 during the 3rd annual Wilbur-Ellis Corn Palace Challenge at the Corn Palace. Click here to check out the full gallery from the event.

Dalton Dampler, of Belle Fouche, hangs on tight while competing in the bull riding as part of the Wilbur-Ellis Corn Palace Challenge on Saturday night at the corn palace in Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Thom Newsom, of Hammon, Okla., gathres himself after competing in bull riding competition as part of the Wilbur-Ellis Corn Palace Challenge on Saturday night at the corn palace in Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Dalton Dampler, of Belle Fouche, gets words of encouragement from Chris Newsom, of Hammon, Okla., prior to the championship round while competing in the bull riding as part of the Wilbur-Ellis Corn Palace Challenge on Saturday night at the corn palace in Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)

The riders prepare themselves prior to the start of the championship round during the Wilbur-Ellis Corn Palace Challenge on Saturday night at the corn palace in Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Chet Smith, of Hermosa S.D., competes in the saddle bronc during the Wilbur-Ellis Corn Palace Challenge on Saturday night at the corn palace in Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Rodeo Clown Justin M. Rumford shows off his jumping splits abilities during a break in the action between the saddle bronc and bull riding during the Wilbur-Ellis Corn Palace Challenge on Saturday night at the corn palace in Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)

DWU bounces back, defeats Dakota State 27-22

Action from Dakota Wesleyan’s come back win over Dakota State 27-22 on Saturday, Oct. 4, 2014 at Joe Quintal Field. Click here for more photos and complete coverage from the game.

Dakota Wesleyan’s Francois Barnaud (21) stiff arms Dakota State University’s Aaron Gronwald (8) during a game at Joe Quintal Field on Saturday evneing in Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Dakota Wesleyan’s Jeff Maassen (48) and Dakota Wesleyan’s Sam Kiger (34) combine for a tackle for loss on Dakota State University’s Jabree Shorter (26) during a game at Joe Quintal Field on Saturday evneing in Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Dakota Wesleyan’s Dillon Turner (15) fires a pass through the Dakota State University defense during a game at Joe Quintal Field on Saturday evening in Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Dakota Wesleyan’s Dustin Livingston (3) tries to shake off a Dakota State University defender during a game at Joe Quintal Field on Saturday evening in Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Lights Out performance by the MHS marching band

The Mitchell High School marching band performed their annual Lights Out show following the homecoming football on Friday, Oct. 3, 2014. Click here to check out more photos from the show. 

Members of the Mitchell High School band perform under darkness using a variety of glow in the dark light accessories and concluding with fireworks as part of the Lights Out performance following MHS’ football game against Sioux Falls Roosevelt on Friday night at Joe Quintal Field in Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Members of the Mitchell High School band perform under darkness using a variety of glow in the dark light accessories and concluding with fireworks as part of the Lights Out performance following MHS’ football game against Sioux Falls Roosevelt on Friday night at Joe Quintal Field in Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Members of the Mitchell High School band perform under darkness using a variety of glow in the dark light accessories and concluding with fireworks as part of the Lights Out performance following MHS’ football game against Sioux Falls Roosevelt on Friday night at Joe Quintal Field in Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Friday night lights: S.F. Roosevelt at Mitchell on Oct. 3, 2014

Some game action from the Mitchell Kernels homecoming game against Sioux Falls Roosevelt at Joe Quintal Stadium on Friday, Oct. 3, 2014. Click here for more coverage and photos from the game

Mitchell’s Kanin Nelson (12) makes a move out of the arm tackle of Sioux Falls Roosevelt’s Sean Powell (28) during a game on Friday night at Joe Quintal Field. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Mitchell’s Matt Larson (10) is forced out of bounds by Sioux Falls Roosevelt’s Jamal Albousafi (2) after an interception during a game on Friday night at Joe Quintal Field. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Mitchell’s Mitch Johnson (34) wraps up Sioux Falls Roosevelt’s Jett Thune (5) during a game on Friday night at Joe Quintal Field. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Mitchell’s Jet-Li Heng (45), Mitchell’s Mitch Johnson (34) and Mitchell’s Austin Getty (24) combine for a tackle on Sioux Falls Roosevelt’s Jett Thune (5) during a game on Friday night at Joe Quintal Field. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Sioux Falls Roosevelt’s Tyson Jahn (40) is brought to the ground by Mitchell’s Mitch Johnson (34), Mitchell’s Mason Carpenter (33) and Mitchell’s Nick Mauer (90) as Mitchell’s Chandler Nelson (75) tries stripping the ball away during a game on Friday night at Joe Quintal Field. (Matt Gade/Republic)

 

Congrats to the 2014 Mitchell High Homecoming Royalty

Congratulations to the 2014 Mitchell High School Homecoming King Robert McCardle and Queen Emmie Honermann. More photos to see here…

Emmie Honermann and Robert McCardle were crowned Mitchell High School’s 2014 Homecoming Queen and King on Monday evening in the high school auditorium followed by the traditional ‘Burning of the “M”‘ at Joe Quintal Stadium. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Robert McCardle and Emmie Honermann stand behind the burning ‘M’ after they were crowned Mitchell High School’s 2014 Homecoming Queen and King on Monday evening in the high school auditorium followed by the traditional ‘Burning of the “M”‘ at Joe Quintal Stadium. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Emmie Honermann and Robert McCardle were crowned Mitchell High School’s 2014 Homecoming Queen and King on Monday evening in the high school auditorium. The other candidates were (from left) Ellie Rew, Rebecca Sadler, Sydney Zimmerman, Demi Fredericksen, Jacob Cersosimo, Chase Stehly, Brenden Lehr and Brady Farnham. The pages were Madelyn Childs and Lauren Vanoverschelde. (Matt Gade/Republic)

 

Friday Football: Hanson at Bridgewater-Emery/Ethan

Some football action from Friday’s game featuring Hanson at Bridgewater-Emery/Ethan. Click here for the full gallery along with coverage from the game and others across the area.

Hanson’s Jerrod Zens looks to throw as Bridgewater-Emory/Ethan’s Jacob Eddy tries to pull him down at the legs during a game on Friday in Ethan. (Matt Gade/Republic)

The Bridgewater-Emery/Ethan Seahawks line up and wait for the players to be announced prior to the start of a game against the Hanson Beavers on Friday afternoon in Ethan. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Bridgewater-Emery/Ethan’s Jesse Grosdidier (8) fights for yardage as he is tackled by Hanson’s Tristan Bender (18) during a game on Friday in Ethan. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Hanson’s Aaron Wenande (1) makes a reception in front of Bridgewater-Emery/Ethan’s Bryce Smart (23) during a game on Friday afternoon in Ethan. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Bridgewater-Emery/Ethan Seahawks fans sit a top bleachers attached to a pick up truck during a game on Friday afternoon in Ethan. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Bridgewater-Emery/Ethan’s Jordan Grosdidier (20) runs for yardage during a game on Friday afternoon in Ethan. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Hanson’s Mason Mayer (26) gets knocked to the ground by Bridgewater-Emery/Ethan’s Jonah Bailey (30) during a game on Friday afternoon in Ethan. (Matt Gade/Republic)

Bridgewater-Emery/Ethan Head Coach Jeff VanLeur speaks to his players at half time of a game on Friday afternoon in Ethan. (Matt Gade/Republic)