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Govs Lose Twice on Tennis Courts

PIERRE, S.D. – The Pierre Governor tennis team had a tough day on the tennis court on Thursday. The Governors were beaten twice bu Rapid City Stevens 9-0 and the were beaten by Aberdeen Central The Governors dual record drops to 3 and 2 on the season. RC Stevens def Pierre 9-0 1S: Pfingston...
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DRG Sports Director Rod Fisher Becomes a Grandpa Again

The Dakota Radio Group extended family has expanded by one. Congratulations to Mike and Rachel Fisher on the birth of their first child, Mason William Fisher, on April 11. Mike is the son of DRG sports director Rod Fisher and his wife Terry. Mason is Rod and Terry’s third grandchild.
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SD Sports Hall of Fame Banquet Cancelled

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — Due to the expected poor weather conditions on Saturday, the 2018 South Dakota Sports Hall of Fame Banquet, scheduled for Saturday in Sioux Falls, has been canceled. Those slated for induction this year will be inducted at the 2019 banquet. Among the 16 who were to be inducted this year...
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Thursday Scoreboard

College Softball Creighton 6 USD 3 Augustana 11 SMSU 1 Augustana 3 SMSU 2 USF 9 Wayne State 6 Wayne State 10 USF 7 Northern State 2 Mary 1 DWU 13 Mount Marty 10 DWU 4 Mount Marty 3 College Baseball Augustana 6 Mayville State 1 Minot State 6 Northern State 2 Minot State...
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SDSU 11th in NCAA Wrestling Attendance

BROOKINGS, S.D. – The most successful season for Jackrabbit wrestling at the Division I level translated to success at the turnstiles as SDSU ranked 11th in home attendance during the 2017-18 season, according to figures compiled by The Open Mat and Mat Talk Online. SDSU drew an average of 2,004 fans for its seven...
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Pierre Opens Track and Field Outdoor Season

PIERRE, S.D. – The Pierre Governor a d Lady Governor Track and Field team opened the outdoor portion of their season on Tuesday hosting the Bo Judson Invitational at the Hollister Field Track. There were No team points kept for the meet. To view the results click on the link. bob judson invite results...
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Governor Tennis Open Season with 3 Wins

Pierre def RC Central 8-1 1S: Wernsmann(P) def Benson 10-0 2S: Thorson def Warne (P) 10-5 3S: G Judson(P) def Luc 10-6 4S: Adam(P) def Knudson 10-0 5S: Hanson (P) def Hannon 10-4 6S: Leingang(P) def Eberle 10-4 1D: Wernsmann & Hanson (P) def Thorson & Luc 10-3 2D: Warne & Adam (P) def...
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Pierre High School Baseball Saturday Cancelled

PIERRE, S.D. – Due to the weather forecast for winter type weather this weekend, Saturday’s Pierre High School Club baseball teams scheduled games with Sioux Falls O’Gorman have been cancelled and will not be rescheduled. Pierre is expected to open the season on Thursday night at Hyde Stadium with a doubleheader hosting Huron. Game...
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Nilsen Named Athlete of the Month

VERMILLION, S.D. — South Dakota sophomore pole vaulter Chris Nilsen has been named the Summit League’s March Athlete of the Month as announced by the league office Friday. Nilsen extends his league record to seven monthly awards in his career, three more awards than any other men’s athlete in league history. March included the...
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SDSU Names Hahn as New Head Wrestling Coach

BROOKINGS, S.D. – Damion Hahn, who helped build Cornell into a national power over the past decade, was hired Monday to lead the South Dakota State University wrestling program. Hahn spent 12 years as an assistant coach and later the associate head coach at Cornell in Ithaca, New York. During his tenure, the Big...
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