By: Cody Oliver- KDSJ Radio

The Black Hills State University women’s basketball program has added local standout and Sturgis native Carsey Barden to the 2011-2012 roster. Barden, a 5’11” guard from Sturgis Brown High School, averaged 19.3 points, 4.5 assists and 4 steals per game as a senior for the Scoopers in 2009-2010. She was a two-time Class AA South Dakota All-State Selection.

KDSJ has been covering the Region 3A Legion Baseball Tournament from Rapid City’s Fitzgerald Stadium. Spearfish Post 164 and Sturgis Post 33 have both been eliminated. For scores through the first two days, go to

Lead-Deadwood Post 31 was the first team eliminated from the State B Legion Baseball Tournament taking place in Winner. Lead-Deadwood lost on Wednesday to Redfield 8-1 and then was defeated by Beresford 14-4 in just 5 innings on Thursday. Congratulations to Lead-Deadwood Post 31 for making it to the State Tournament. They should have a very experienced squad coming back next year. For results of the State B Tournament through two days, you can also check out our website at

More sports news from across the northern Black Hills including Black Hills State, Spearfish, Sturgis and Lead-Deadwood coming soon.