State soccer championships to be played this weekend


SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (News Release) — The 10th Annual State Soccer Championships will be held in Sioux Falls October 16, 2021 at Howard Wood Field. Tournament play begins with Class A girls at 11:00 followed by Class A boys in the afternoon at 1:00 p.m. The AA girl’s championships will begin at 5:00 p.m. followed by the AA boys with game beginning at 7:00 p.m.

Teams playing in each of the championship games:
Class A Girls #1 West Central vs #3 Dakota Valley
Class A Boys #1 Sioux Falls Christian vs #2 Tea Area
Class AA Girls #4 Rapid City Stevens vs #10 SF Roosevelt
Class AA Boys #3 Yankton vs #8 O’Gorman

West Centrals girl’s team returns to the Class A Championship for the 6th consecutive year and as defending state champs. Dakota Valley will be making their first appearance in the state championship game.

Class AA girls will crown a new champion as this year’s game features Sioux Falls Roosevelt and Rapid City Steven. Defending Class AA boys O’Gorman will meet the Yankton Bucks in the final game of the championships..