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Harrisburg Pulls Away from Lady Govs

HARRISBURG, S.D. – Harriburg built a 36-9 halftime lead over the Pierre Lady Governors and went on to post a 65-38nvictory Friday in Harrisburg. Harrisburg led the entire way as they improve to 9-3 on the season. The Tigers were led by Sydney Halling who had 13 points and 5 assists. Jeniah Ugofsky had...
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Sanford Pentagon Classic Schedule Set

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Eighteen high school boys basketball teams and two high school girls basketball teams are scheduled to compete in the Sanford Pentagon High School Basketball Classic Feb. 3. The diverse field features teams from South Dakota, Minnesota and Iowa that will face off on Heritage Court at the Sanford Pentagon. The...
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Thelen Nominated for National Award

HURON, S.D. — The late Dan Thelen has been named a finalist for National Coach of the Year in track and field. The awards are presented by the National High School Athletic Coaches Association. The selection was based on longevity, service to high school athletics, honors, championship years, and winning percentage. Thelen was a...
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Gross Named Interim Athletic Director at Augustana

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Augustana University announced on Thursday that Bill Gross has been named interim director of athletics. Gross succeeds Slade Larscheid, who announced his decision to step down from the role last week in order to spend more time with his family. A stand-out basketball player at Augustana from 1969-73, Gross went...
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Friday Morning Scoreboard

Women’s College Basketball USD 67 SDSU 61 High School Boys Basketball Bon Homme 58, Andes Central/Dakota Christian 45 Arlington 59, Lake Preston 38 Avon 56, Gregory 53 Boyd County, Neb. 58, Burke/South Central 44 Brandon Valley 56, Mitchell 54 Castlewood 61, Hamlin 56 Colman-Egan 41, Deubrook Area 27 Crow Creek 71, Stanley County 63...
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USD Outlasts SDSU Winning in Brookings

BROOKINGS, S.D. – South Dakota opened the second quarter with a 12-0 run and never looked back in handing the South Dakota State women’s basketball team a 67-61 loss Thursday night in front of a season-high 3,091 fans in The Summit League play at Frost Arena. The Jackrabbits, who fall to 16-5 overall and...
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Pierre Boys Soccer Teams Compete in Rapid City

PIERRE, S.D. – The Oahe FC U10 Arsenal team placed second in the Black Hills Rapids Winter Classic U10 boys division in Rapid City last weekend. The team earned the title game berth with two wins and a draw in pool play, outscoring their competition 27 – 4. They dropped the title game 5-1...
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Trappers Sign Another Position Player

PIERRE, S.D. – The Pierre Trappers signed another position player in Cole Johnson. Cole is a freshman at Holmes Community College. He is an infielder and is from Denham Springs, Louisiana. Cole is also the son of former Major League player Russ Johnson who played for the Astros, Devil Rays and Yankees during his...
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Oahe Soccer Teams Win Two Championships in Rapid City

PIERRE, S.D. – The Oahe FC Girls soccer club took three teams to Rapid City last weekend to compete in the Black Hills Rapids 2018 Winter Classic. The combined teams went 10 wins and only 1 loss to bring home 2 Championships. They were one win away from a third championship game appearance. Both...
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Capitals Bantams Wins Twice Last Weekend

PIERRE, S.D. – The Oahe Capitals Bantams were victorious over the Sioux Center Tornadoes this past weekend at the Expo Center. On Saturday, both teams were scoreless in the first period. The Capitals would score three times to take a 3-1 lead after the second period. A pair of goals from Carson Palmer and...
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