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Green Sox and White Sox to Play for State Tournament Title’s Sunday

   SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – The Pierre 15-16 Green Sox Teener baseball team will play Sioux Falls West for the state championship tomorrow at the State VFW 15-16 “Majors” State Tournament in Sioux Falls. The Green Sox downed Sioux Falls East 13-3 Saturday afternoon to remain the lone unbeaten in the tournament. Sioux Falls...
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Northern State Names New Head Track Coach

  ABERDEEN, SD – Northern State University Director of Athletics Josh Moon announced  yesterday that Kevin Bjerke has been named as the head track and field coach for the Wolves.  Bjerke, who has served as the head cross country coach for the past four years, will also continue to oversee the men’s and women’s...
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Vikings Lose Pre Season Opener

   SAN FRANCISCO (AP) – Alex Smith and the San Francisco 49ers picked up right where they left off last season in their preseason opener. Smith tossed a 4-yard touchdown pass to Brett Swain on the opening possession, backup Colin Kaepernick ran 78 yards for a score on the next and the 49ers breezed...
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Sturgis Native Medals at Summer Olympics

   LONDON (AP) – Paige McPherson, a 21-year-old from Sturgis, won the bronze medal on Friday night in the women’s 67-kg division in London at the Olympic Games. McPherson defeated Franka Anic of Slovenia, 8-3, on Friday night in the 67-kilogram division. McPherson fought back from an early 3-1 deficit in the opening round...
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