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Lady Govs Drop match to RC Stevens at State AA

  YANKTON, S.D. – The Pierre Lady Governor volleyball team dropped a 3 game match to Rapid City Stevens Friday in a consolation semi final match of the State AA volleyball tournament in Yankton.  Rapid City Stevens win the match 25-22, 25-23, 25-18 to send Pierre to the 7th place game of the tournament...
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Arlington Sweeps Jones County at State B in Aberdeen

ABERDEEN, S.D. — Jones County started slow and could not recover as they feel to Arlington in the consolation bracket of the State B Volleyball Tournament.  Arlington won the match in a sweep, 25-14, 25-17, 25-22.  The Coyotes had no answer for Kim VanBockern, who led the Cardinals with 22 kills, a tournament high...
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3 Governor Football Players Earn Academic All State

  SIOUX FALLS, S.D – 3 members of the Pierre Governor football team were named to the Class 11AA Academic All State Football team named by the South Dakota High School Coaches Association.  Linebacker Jace Jerome, defensive back and receiver Connor Shoup and cornerback Payton Jones were selected to the team.  Players must be...
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Top High School Football Backs and Lineman Named

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – The South Dakota High School Coaches Association has honored outstanding performances in the State Football Championship games by selecting an “Outstanding Lineman” and an “Outstanding Back” in each division.  The honored individuals in the 2014 playoffs are: Classification    Outstanding Back        Outstanding Lineman 9B  Brody Grantham-Hamlin            Tristen Leiseth-Hamlin...
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Pairings and Times for Today at State Volleyball Tournaments

Here are the pairings and times for today at State Volleyball Tournaments in Yankton, Watertown and Aberdeen: CLASS AA: 12:00 – Pierre vs. Rapid City Stevens (on RIVER 92.7) 1:45 – Harrisburg vs. loser of Aberdeen/SF Roosevelt (they’re tied as I write this) 6:00 – SF O’Gorman vs. Huron 7:45 – Watertown vs. winner...
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USD-SDSU Football Saturday With Playoff on the Line

  BROOKINGS, S.D. – South Dakota State wants in the FCS playoffs. South Dakota wants to spoil SDSU’s shot at the FCS playoffs. That’s the battle that will play out Saturday afternoon at Coughlin-Alumni Stadium in Brookings.  Jacks’ head coach John Stiegelmeier says USD has one of the top quarterbacks in the conference, and...
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Miller Moves on in State A Tournament Defeating Pine Ridge

WATERTOWN, S.D. — The Miller Rustlers are into the semifinals of their first State A Volleyball Tournament appearance in six years following a straight-set sweep of Pine Ridge Thursday night.  Kristen Peterka and Jamie Mentzer paced Miller with 14 and 12 kills respectively, and Danae Schlechter added 21 assists, as the Rustlers improved to...
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4 USD Volleyball Players Named to All Summit League Team

  INDIANAPOLIS — South Dakota volleyball players Kendall Kritenbrink, Sydney Dimke, Melissa Firtko and Brittany Jessen were all named to the All-Summit League team during the league’s annual volleyball banquet on Thursday. The 12-member team was voted on by the league’s head coaches,  South Dakota had the most all-league honorees with Denver finishing second...
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Sully Buttes Wins Thursday Match Against Kimball/White Lake

ABERDEEN, S.D. — It was business as usual for the Sully Buttes volleyball squad in the first round of the State B Tournament Thursday night.  The Chargers won their 26th consecutive match, defeating Kimball/White Lake in straight sets — 25-13, 25-17, 25-21 — to move into Friday’s second semifinal match.  Chloe Lamb tallied 13...
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USD Women Lose at Washington

EATTLE – Kelsey Plum scored 37 points to lead the Washington Huskies past the South Dakota women’s basketball team 96-82 in Alaska Airlines Arena on Thursday night. Four Coyotes (2-2) reached double-digit point totals with Nicole Seekamp’s 19 leading the way. Seekamp became the 21st player in program history to score 1,000 career points...
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