View this week's "Inside The Summit League" episode by clicking on the video below.
On this week's show, we take you to Vermillion as South Dakota track and field coach Derek Miles receives his bronze medal from the 2008 Olympic Games. We talk with the Bison baseball team as they have made their way to second place in the standings. Plus, we chat with former Denver Pioneers soccer standout Kortne Ford, about his pro debut for the Colorado Rapids and how he is dedicating his career to his mom, who is fighting cancer for the second time.
WHERE YOU CAN WATCH "INSIDE THE SUMMIT LEAGUE"
- The show airs live on Midco Sports Network in South Dakota, North Dakota and parts of Minnesota and Wisconsin each Wednesday at 7 p.m. CT. Check listings for replay days and times.
- The Summit League's website, www.thesummitleague.org, will make the show available by each Friday throughout the season.
- Local affiliates in Denver, Fort Wayne, Macomb, Omaha and Tulsa will also carry "Inside The Summit League." Please visit www.thesummitleague.org/itsl for more information.
ABOUT THE SUMMIT LEAGUE
In its fourth decade of Division I athletics, The Summit League offers 19 championship sports and has a combined enrollment of over 120,000 at nine institutions, including four located in top 60 U.S. metro populations and two land-grant universities. Member institutions include: Denver (University of Denver), Fort Wayne (Indiana University-Purdue University-Fort Wayne), IUPUI (Indiana University-Purdue University-Indianapolis), North Dakota State University, Omaha (University of Nebraska Omaha), Oral Roberts University, the University of South Dakota, South Dakota State University and Western Illinois University. Previously known as the Mid-Continent Conference, The Summit League rebranded in 2007 and has since produced eight NCAA Champions along with over 75 Academic All-Americans, 65 All-America selections and numerous former student-athletes competing at the highest professional level. In 2014-15, The Summit League ranked first for NCAA Graduation Success Rate in women's basketball and second in baseball. For more information about the league and to "See The Summit", visit the newly re-designed www.thesummitleague.org website, follow Summit League Basketball on Twitter @summithoops and watch the weekly "Inside The Summit League" show at www.thesummitleague.org/itsl.