Sports

Football team loses during trip to Hitchcock


On Oct. 9, the Potter County football team went up against the Hitchcock-Tulare Patriots in Hitchcock and were defeated 14 to 34.  The Patriots scored on five running plays throughout the game, whereas the Battlers scored in the third quarter on a Colt Wieseler 30-yard pass to Seth Sharp and again in the fourth quarter on a 35-yard running play […]

Potter County hosts annual cross country meet

The Gettysburg Country Club provided the backdrop for the annual Potter County Invitational cross country meet on Saturday, Sept. 19. Runners from across the region came to town to take part in the event. Following are the results from the Potter County participants. Potter County XC Invitational 9/19/2020 Girls 3k Run CC Middle School Results: 1 Ahlemeier, Jadyn 7 Potter […]

Battlers lose home opener to Burke Cougars, 20-36


The Potter County Battlers had their home debut at Battler Field in Gettysburg on Sept. 11 against the Burke Cougars from Region Three.  This 0-2 team made the three-hour trip on a day that made it a true football weather evening.   On this dark and drizzly night, the Battlers took the field to go on offense first but unfortunately […]

Football team drops second game

It was a tough night on the road for the Potter County Battlers, who headed to Warner on Friday night and came home on the short end of a 42-0 score.  The Battlers only notched two first downs during the game to the Monarchs’ 15. This was the second week Warner won their home game, putting a stop to the […]

Miller tractor pull

Potter county tractor pullers who are part of the BCOTTPA were in Miller on Aug. 15, coming  home with the following results. There were 59 total pulls, and the next pulls will be in Brentford on Aug. 30 and Sept. 5 in Mellette, which is Andover’s pull. PullerMakeModelDistPos. 2700lb Antique Class Rose Schatz 1953 Ford Golden Jubilee 89.71 1 3200lb […]

Tractor pullers compete at Sully County

Tractor pullers from Potter County headed south over the weekend to compete in the Sully County Fair Tractorpull on Aug. 9, using Bob’s sled. There were 35 pulls done, and the next event will be held in Miller on Aug. 15 at 1 p.m. Following are the results from the tractor pull in Onida. 2700lb Class:Rose Schatz 1953 Ford Golden Jubliee 44.8 1 3200lb Class: Rose Schatz 1953 Ford Golden Jubliee 63.4 […]

Potter Co. 4-H Shooting Sports Club 2020 Season Results

The Potter Co. 4-H Shooting Sports Club started their 2020 season with 34 members of which 24 members participated in the BB-Gun Program and 27 members participated in the archery program. During the season, the members participate in 3 different postal matches and the qualifiers attend the State Match held in Ft. Pierre South Dakota the last weekend in April. Due to Covid 19 […]

Local racers do well at Oahe Speedway

During the the July 25-26 weekend, two Potter County men had some fun with winning runs at the Oahe Speedway near Pierre. Results for Saturday, July 26:  Dale’s Repair Super Pro W – John Scott Demots, Lebanon, SD R/U – Patrick Marbach, Bismarck, SD Rees Communications Street Trophy W – Parker Odde, Aberdeen, SD R/U – Duane Soper, Gettysburg, SD Summit Racing Equipment King of the Track […]


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