Canyon Lake wins State Little League Title

RAPID CITY, S.D. – The Canyon Lake All-Stars squared off against Sioux Falls on Sunday night in the State Little League championship game.

The Canyon Lake All-Stars used a combination of strong pitching and timely hitting to beat Sioux Falls, 12-2 and capture their ninth state title since 2003.

The All-Stars from Rapid City grabbed the early lead in the first inning thanks to an RBI triple by Lars Kieffer which scored Wyatt Reeder.

However, Kieffer scored on the same play due to a throwing error by Sioux Falls.

Overall, Canyon Lake was led by Keaton Rhoads who finished with two hits and two RBI’s.

Meanwhile, Brody Lee pitched all five innings for Canyon Lake and had four strikeouts.


Canyon Lake All-Stars

Wyatt Reeder

Lars Kieffer

Mason Knutson

Keaton Rhoads

Karter Brager

Burke Eschmeyer

Brody Lee

Reagan Koskan

Riley Scott

Conor Cruse

Beck Leighty

Bridger Karn

Adam Jaragoske


Canyon Lake Sf


State Little League Final Results

Canyon Lake 12, Sioux Falls 2   Championship Game

Capital City 15, Harney 12          3rd place

Rushmore 5, Belle Fourche 1      5th place

Timberline 18, Sturgis 8             7th place



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