Sioux Central softball

Sioux Central falls to No. 8 North Union 9-1 in 2A regional finals

North Union scored nine unanswered runs, including four in the third inning as the eighth-ranked Warriors punched their ticket to the state tournament after beating Sioux Central 9-1 on Monday night in Swea City. Sioux Central (21-7) took an early 1-0 lead when Berkley Johannsen singled to score Kendra Casey in the first inning. It was all Warriors after that […]

Sioux Central atones for last year’s regional loss to Ridge View

Taylor Krager wasn’t about to let what happened a year ago happen again. The Sioux Central senior was the pitcher when her team’s season was ended by Ridge View in the Class 2A regional semifinals on her home field. The two teams met up again in the regional semifinals, but this time Krager made sure it was a different result […]

Sioux Central falls to North Union 9-1 in 2A regional finals

North Union scored nine unanswered runs, including four in the third inning as the eighth-ranked Warriors punched their ticket to the state tournament after beating Sioux Central 9-1 on Monday in Swea City. Sioux Central (21-7) took an early 1-0 lead when Berkley Johannsen singled to score Kendra Casey in the first inning. It was all Warriors after that as […]

Sioux Central beats Alta-Aurelia 12-0 to advance to next round


After a rocky start, Taylor Krager settled in nicely. The Sioux Central pitcher fired a one-hit shutout and struck out four to help Sioux Central advance in the Class 2A regional tournament with a   12-0 win over Alta-Aurelia on Wednesday at Peterson. Sioux Central, now 20-6, will play Ridge View (18-10) in a regional semifinal today at 7 p.m. in […]

Sioux Central uses seven-run inning to beat Twin Lakes Conference rival Alta-Aurelia

Sioux Central scored seven runs in the fourth inning to pull away as the Rebels went on to defeat Alta-Aurelia 13-5 in a Twin Lakes Conference game last Friday. Sioux Central scored three runs in the second, seven in the fourth, two in the fifth and one in the sixth. Alta-Aurelia plated one run in the second and four in […]

Sioux Central beats GTRA in TLC play

Sioux Central scored four runs in the bottom of the fifth inning to pull away from a close game as the Rebels went on to beat GTRA 8-4 in a Twin Lakes Conference game last Thursday at Peterson. The Rebels scored three runs in the first inning and one in the fourth to take a 4-3 lead, but pulled away […]

Sioux Central builds big early lead, then holds off late charge by South O’Brien to win

Sioux Central scored at least one run in each of the first five innings to build a 9-0 lead and then had to hold off a late charge by South O’Brien to come away with a 9-7 win in a nonconference game on Tuesday in Paullina. The Rebels scored one run in the first, three in the second, two in […]

Newell-Fonda wraps up TLC play unbeaten after win over Sioux Central

Newell-Fonda, ranked No. 1 in Class 1A, scored five runs in the fourth inning to break the game open as the Mustangs went on to beat Sioux Central 10-0 last Thursday at Fonda. Newell-Fonda won the league title with an 11-0 mark. The Mustangs led 3-0 after two innings when they scored eight runs in the fourth to make it […]

Johannsen’s arm, bat help Sioux Central beat Storm Lake, 14-3

Berkley Johannsen had two hits, including a three-run home run at the plate, and pitched a five-hitter in the circle as Sioux Central defeated Storm Lake 14-3 in a nonconference game last Thursday in Peterson. It was Sioux Central’s sixth straight win. After Storm Lake scored a first inning run on an RBI double by Taylor Ripke, the Rebels answered […]

Sioux Central uses pitching, defense to get past Pocahontas Area in TLC game

Taylor Krager pitched a five-hitter and Berkley Johannsen belted a two-run triple to help Sioux Central get past Pocahontas Area 5-1 in a Twin Lakes Conference game last Friday at Pocahontas. The Rebels plated two runs in the first inning and three in the sixth. Sioux Central finished with eight hits in the game. Kendra Casey, Maggie McGuire and Bradi […]