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Govs Win Phsyical Battle with Brandon Valley

  PIERRE, S.D. – The Pierre Governor basketball team got pushed on Saturday night when they hosted Brandon Valley at Riggs High Gym.  And the Governors pushed back hitting some key shots and making free throws down the stretch in a 77-60 win over the Lynx.  Brad Dean scored 20 points in the first...
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Lucas Stoltenberg Named PACA Riggs High School Avera Athlete of the Week

PIERRE, S.D. – Pierre Governor senior wrestler Lucas Stoltenberg was named by the Pierre Athletic Coaches Association (PACA) Riggs High / Avera Athlete of the Week for his performance last week for the Governor Wrestling Team.  Stoltenberg has performed well over the last two weeks.  In the Governors dual against Huron Lucas came up with a big...
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Friday Morning Scoreboard

   High School Boys Basketball Crazy Horse 67, Takini 66 Crow Creek 78, McLaughlin 49 Faulkton 48, Sully Buttes 47 Flandreau 70, Howard 25 Gayville-Volin 63, Freeman 54 Harrisburg 71, Pierre 68, OT Huron 77, Aberdeen Central 54 Kimball/White Lake 64, Andes Central/Dakota Christian 48 Lyman 69, Wall 61 SW Christian 87, Ellsworth 53...
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Govs Drop Overtime Contest to Harrisburg

  PIERRE, S.D. – The Pierre Governor basketball team had a 16 point lead early in the third period but could not hold on as Harrisburg downed the Governors 71-68 in overtime Thursday night in Pierre.  The Tigers outscored the Governors 14-11 in the extra stanza after Sam Edman hit a 3 pointer to...
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Stanley County Students Wins Shooting Contest

  FT. PIERRE, S.D. – Ryan Habeck of Stanley Co. High School attended the Robert Mitchell Rifle Championship in Colorado Springs Colorado. More than 70 competitors attended this week long match where individuals represented 5 different countries.  The competition consisted of 120 shot in the prone match over a 2 day period where Ryan...
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Hanson Working His Way Back to Playing Time

NEWARK, N.J. – Former Two time South Dakota High School Basketball Player of the Year Zach Hanson is working is way back into the Creighton lineup and rotation after missing the middle part of the year with an injury.  Hanson played in his 5th game back Wednesday night in the 20th ranked Blue Jays...
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Thursday Morning Scoreboard

   Women’s College Basketball Western Illinois 83, SDSU 77 South Dakota 79, Oral Roberts 50 Dakota Wesleyan 81, Northwestern 72 Mount Marty 83, Dordt 74 Men’s College Basketball SDSU 81, IUPUI. 67 Dakota Wesleyan. 83, Northwestern 77 Dordt 90, Mount Marty 86 College Swimming/Diving Summit League Championships (Day One) Men 1. Denver 80 2....
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10 Governor Wrestlers Rated for Number 1 Pierre

  SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – The Pierre Governor wrestling team is rated number 1 in the final Class A wrestling ratings of the season by the Dakota Grappler website.  The Governor far outdistance number 2 Sturgis who surpasses Aberdeen Central this week.  The Golden Eagles are rated third followed by Rapid City Central and...
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Post 8 Baseball Registration Scheduled for Next Month

  PIERRE, S.D. – Registration for players for the upcoming Pierre Post 8 American Legion and Teener baseball program is scheduled for Thursday, March 9th at the Kids Stop Room at the Oahe Family YMCA in Pierre.  Registration will be from 5 pm to 8:00 pm that evening.  There will be a non refundable...
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Lesnar to Retire from UFC

  LOS ANGELES (AP) – Former UFC heavyweight champion and Webster, S.D. native Brock Lesnar has informed the mixed martial arts promotion that he is retired from competition. The UFC confirmed Lesnar’s decision Wednesday. The decision doesn’t affect Lesnar’s professional wrestling career, where he has spent most of the past five years. He returned...
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