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Governor Tennis team finishes Third in Rapid City Tournament

    RAPID CITY, S.D. – The Pierre Governor tennis team finished third behind champion Sioux Falls O’Gorman and runnerup Rapid City Stevens at the Rapid City Invitational Tennis tournament that wrapped up yesterday in Rapid City. The Governors scored 106.5 points behind the defending champion Knights 218 point team score. In the singles...
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Governor Tennis has tough First Day in Rapid City

      RAPID CITY, S.D. – The Pierre Governor tennis team began play in the Rapid City Invitational Tennis tournament yesterday. They played doubles yesterday and wrapping up the tournament today in Rapid City with Singles competiton. In number 1 doubles the team of Hans Leong and Jared Smith finished 4th losing to the...
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Aberdeen Track and Field Meet Cancelled

     PIERRE, S.D. – A portion of the Pierre Governor and Lady Governor track and field teams was to have traveled to Aberdeen today to compete in the Al Sahli Invitational along with the Mitchell, Watertown, Huron, Brookings and Aberdeen Central. But weather conditions in Aberdeen this morning forced officials of the meet...
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Timberwolves Post Season News Conference

  MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Timberwolves president David Kahn says he will be very aggressive this summer through trades and free agency to supplement a promising young core.  The only two players who are considered untouchable right now are All-Star forward Kevin Love and point guard Ricky Rubio. Kahn says “no stone will be left unturned”...
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Pierre Post 8 Baseball Pre Season down to 2 Weeks and counting

  PIERRE, S.D. – In two weeks, the baseball season will begin for the Pierre Post 8 American Legion baseball team.  Post 8 is scheduled to host the Aberdeen Smittys on Saturday May 12th in a doubleheader and then play Aberdeen and Rapid City Post 320 on Sunday May 13th.  First year head coach...
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Weather Putting a Hamper on Spring Athletic Activities

  PIERRE, S.D. – With rain in the forecast today and tomorrow and rain that has fallen and is falling in large part of South Dakota, several track and field meets scheduled for tomorrow have been cancelled.  Chamberlain’s Track and Field squad was scheduled to travel to Madison to compete in the Barker Relays...
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Pierre Auto Dealer announces Diamonds and Dream promotion

PIERRE, S.D. – Chrevrolet and Beck Motors of Pierre is announcing that they are teaming together in the Diamonds and Dreams program for this summer.   Through the Diamonds & Dreams program, Chevrolet is able to take part in supporting baseball on a community level across the country. Individuals can enter for the chance to...
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Pierrre Area Coaches name their Riggs High School Athletes of the Week

PIERRE, S.D. – The Pierre Area Coaches Association (PACA) has named it’s Riggs High Athletic of the Week award winners for the week ending Apirl 21st.  Sarah Polak and Kyle Anderson of the Lady Governor and Governor Track and Field teams have earned the nominations after their performances last week at the Pierre Legion...
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Lions First Round Draft Pick Proud to be from South Dakota

PARKSTON, S.D. (AP) – The southeast South Dakota town of Parkston suddenly has a lot more Detroit Lions fans.  The Lions on Thursday drafted Parkston graduate Riley Reiff in the first round, with the 23rd overall pick. The 6-foot-5, 313-pound offensive lineman was a standout at Iowa, starting 37 of 39 games for the Hawkeyes...
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USD Tennis Player earns Summit League Womens Tennis Post Season Honors

ELMHURST, Ill. — South Dakota senior Alena Sergeychik has named to the All-Summit League Women’s Tennis Team, the league announced on Thursday. Sergeychik is the first Coyote player to earn all-league honors in women’s tennis. Sergeychik earned the honors after going 6-1 in singles matches at the No. 2 slot during the Summit League...
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