FOX's Finest

We start things off with Region 3A baseball action from Sturgis and Mitchell's BRADY HAWKINS at the plate ... HE BOUNCES this one OVER Post 22 pitcher Zach SUMPTION'S HEAD but second baseman RYAN BACHMAN SNAGS IT AND THROWS TO first base for the out ... great play for the Post 22 infielder there ..

4. Staying with Post 22 against Mitchell in Sturgis and all-state shortstop Cooper Bowman manufactures a run for the Hardhats as he starts with a single ...

He steals second on the next pitch ...

And then he takes off for third and is in safely, and comes home on the error as Post 22 takes its first lead of the game, 3-2 ... Bowman was 3-for-4 with two runs scored and two RBIs on the day ...

3. And again with Mitchell and Post 22 in one of the two games they played last week ... b ottom of the sixth now and Mitchell's Brady Hawkins slaps one back to the mound, but 22 starter Zach Chiolis barehands it and gets Hawkins at first for the out ...

2. More region action as Mitchell plays Rapid City Post 320 and Mitchell's CARSON MAX SMACKS ONE DEEP TO RIGHT FIELD, THIS BALL SAILS OVER THE FENCE FOR A 2 RUN HOMER as Mitchell ends POST 320'S SEASON. POST 18 and Post 22 will open play at the Class A state tournament in Pierre on Wednesday.

1. And we close things up with BAREBACK RIDING from the Days of 76 rodeo in Deadwood ....HERE IS NATE MCFADDEN FROM ELS-MERE NEBRASKA...HE DOES A GOOD JOB STAYING ON....AND THEN THE HORSE DECIDES HE WANTS a little camera time .....DONT WORRY our own Brendan Mackey and his camera were fine ... he just got a little dirt in his face and an elevated heart rate as MCFADDEN SCORED A 72