Soccer game

Harrisburg welcomes Vermillion in live soccer game of the week

HARRISBURG, SD (KELO) – The Harrisburg Tigers and Vermillion Tanagers will meet in a boys’ soccer game on Thursday, August 20, as part of the Live Soccer Game of the Week.

The Game of the Week featured 10 football games, 43 basketball games and 34 baseball games over the past year. However, Thursday will be the first football game.

Vermillion just played in the state semifinals in 2019.

This year, the Tanagers have a solid 1-0 record as they clinched an impressive 7-1 victory over James Valley Christian last Friday (August 14).

Class ‘A’ Vermillion will take their undefeated record north to face a Class ‘AA’ opponent in the Harrisburg Tigers.

Harrisburg got off to a rough start as the team went 0-2 and didn’t score any goals that year. The Tigers have allowed thirteen goals but were shut out in their first two games.

Harrisburg suffered a 5-0 loss to Washington, then an 8-0 loss to Yankton. Now the Tigers will be looking to secure their first victory of 2020.

Thursday’s coverage will begin around 5:55 p.m. and play-by-play will be provided by Grant Sweeter of

You can watch the match by clicking on the link below: