The last high school soccer season before the South Dakota High School Activities Association takes over governance of that sport begins for Vermillion and other teams this weekend. Another non-sanctioned sport, girls softball, also gets its season underway.
Vermillion soccer begins with four games over eight hours Saturday at Cotton Park. The varsity Tanagers host St. Thomas More of Rapid City at 9 a.m., followed in order by the girls' varsity game at 11 a.m., the boys� JV contest at 1 p.m. and the girls� JV match at 3 p.m.
Tanager softballers will be in action at the Sherman Park complex in Sioux Falls. The VHS varsity plays Pipestone at 12:30 p.m. and 3:30 p.m. The JV girls play Brookings at 11 a.m. and West Central at 5 p.m.