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Nielsen Signs Contract Extention

VERMILLION, S.D.—University of South Dakota head football coach Bob Nielson has inked a contract extension thru the 2020-21 academic year athletic director David Herbster announced Thursday. Nielson completed his second season with the team this past fall, leading the Coyotes to eight wins, a top-five national ranking, and their first trip to the FCS...
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Friday Morning Scoreboard

USHL Clark Cup Playoffs First Round Best of 2 Lincoln Stars 5 Sioux Falls 4 Stempede OT Stars win best-of-3 series 2-1 College Baseball USF 7 Mary 2 USF 6 Mary 2 Augustana 4 Southwest Minnesota St. 2 MSU-Mankato 5 Northern State 4 Northern State 2 MSU-Mankato 0 College Softball Minnesota Duluth 14 Northern...
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Pierre American Legion Relays

PIERRE, S.D. – The Pierre Governor and Lady Governor track and field teams hosted the annual Pierre Invitational American Legion Relays Thursday in Pierre. On a day that saw temperatures in the 50’s and light winds, some 20 plus teams competed. Among the winners on the day included Erick Coleman of the Governors track...
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Mr. and Miss Basketball Award Nominees Are Named

PEEVER, S.D. – Pierre Governor basketball standout Peyton Zabel and Sully Buttes big man Lincoln Jordre are two of the nominees for the Mr. Basketball Award presented by Hanson Anderson Basketball. Rachel Guthmiller of Sully Buttes is one of the finalist for the Miss Basketball Award. Other finalist for the Miss Basketball Award are...
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Thursday Morning Scoreboard

USHL Western Conference Playoffs First Round Best of 3 Lincoln Stars 6 Sioux Falls Stampeded 3 Series tied 1-1 High School Baseball St. Thomas More 25 Douglas 4 Lead-Deadwood 14 Douglas 4 High School Tennis Rapid City Stevens 9 St. Thomas More 0
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Pierre Legion Relays Run Today

PIERRE, S.D. – The Pierre Invitational American Legion Relays scheduled for Friday in Pierre has been moved up one day. Pierre’s final home meet of the season will be held today instead of tomorrow at the Hollister Field Track. Field events will begin at 11:30 am with the track events scheduled to begin at...
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Wednesday Morning Scoreboard

USHL Clark Cup Playoffs First Round Sioux Falls Stamped5 Lincoln Stars 3 Stampede lead best-of-three series 1-0 College Baseball Doane 4 DWU 3 Doane 4 DWU 2 College Softball USF 5 Concordia-St. Paul 3 Concordia-St. Paul 8 USF 1 Northwestern 2 DWU 1 DWU 2 Northwestern 0 Mount Marty 6 Briar Cliff 3 Briar...
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Zabel Makes it Official and Signs with Augustana Baseball

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Augustana head baseball coach Tim Huber announced the signing of 6 athletes to National Letters of Intent over the course of the last few days to attend Augustana and compete for the Viking baseball team. Among them is Pierre standout pitcher Peyton Zabel who also will be playing football for...
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NAIA Basketball Going to One Division

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The NAIA will move to a single division in both men’s and women’s basketball, effective for the 2020-21 academic year, with a maximum limit of eight scholarships for each. The decision was approved by the Council of Presidents on Monday at the 2018 NAIA National Convention in Kansas City, Missouri....
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6 Man Football May Be Coming to South Dakota High Schools

PIERRE, S.D. – South Dakota is considering 6 man football for the state’s high schools. That move is being considered by the South Dakota High School Activities Association after a meeting yesterday of the Board of Directors. Also being considered is the addition of a State High School Dual Wrestling tournament. Starting in the...
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