Weather Prevails Wiping Out Weekend Sports Schedule

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PIERRE, S.D. – The postponements continued to come in yesterday as Pierre baseball officials added Sunday’s scheduled doubleheader between Pierre and Sturgis to the list of games called due to the Spring Snow Storm that hit almost all of South Dakota over the course of the last week.  Pierre and Sturgis coaches are trying to find a date to make up the the 2 games.  Saturday’s games with Brookings to be held in Pierre were cancelled.  The next action for the Pierre Spring baseball team is Wednesday when they host Rapid City Central in games scheduled to be played at Hyde Stadium because Hyde has lights.

PIERRE, S.D. – The Rapid City Track O Rama has been postponed for tomorrow in Rapid City.  The Pierre Governor and Lady Governor Track and Field teams were scheduled to compete in that meet.  Pierre Riggs High School Athletic Director Dan Whalen says that met officials are working on a date that it can be rescheduled.  The next scheduled Track and Field meet for the Govs and Lady Govs will be next Friday’s Pierre Invitational.


MILLER, S.D. – The Big Dakota Conference track and field meet scheduled for Miller on Tuesday of next week will not be held and has been postponed.  Miller Athletic Director Charlie Sizer says that the conference schools have been trying to find a date for all conference schools to reschedule, but haven’t found one yet.   If they can not find a date, the meet will be cancelled.

PIERRE, S.D. – The Pierre Lady Governor golf team is looking at resuming it’s season next Thursday at Huron when they compete in the Huron Invitational at the Broadland Creek Golf Course that has yet to open for the season due to weather conditions the last month and now the last few days.  The Lady Govs were scheduled to travel to Mitchell today to compete in the Parkston Invitational but that tournament was cancelled.  Also postponed, the first of two Lil Gov and Lil Lady Gov track and field meet for children aged kindergarten through 6th grade.  That meet was scheduled for this evening at the Track and Hollister Field.  The meets are hosted by the Pierre Governor and Lady Governor Track and Field teams.  A second meet is scheduled to be held next month.

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