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Jackrabbit Women Lose at Home

  BROOKINGS, S.D.—Despite a career-high 23 points by freshman guard Macy Miller the South Dakota State University women’s basketball team suffered a 77-75 nonconference loss to Green Bay Wednesday night in front of 1,802 fans at Frost Arena. The Jacks, now 6-3 overall, also got 14 points from sophomore guard Kerri Young and 10...
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3 to be Inducted into Pierre High Athletic Hall of Fame

  PIERRE, S.D. – Three men will be inducted into the Pierre Riggs High School Athletic Hall of Fame during induction ceremonies set for halftime of the Pierre and Brandon Valley boys basketball game on Saturday December 20th at Riggs High Gym.  Paul Hengel and John Luecke will be inducted  in the athlete category...
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Cubs Lose Season Opener

  PLANKINTON, S.D. –  Megan Bultsma scored a game-high 19 points to lead Mount Vernon/Plankinton past Chamberlain 49-26 on Tuesday in the girls basketball team’s season opener.  Payleen O’Day recorded 13 points and eight assists for the Titans.  Sierra Kenobbie led the Cubs with eight points, Britt Goodlow added six and Brigitte Byrd had...
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Two Miller Players Named Class A All State Volleyball

  SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – Two players who played key roles in leading the Sioux Falls Christian Chargers to their fourth title in five years, middle hitter Shelby Zomermaand and libero Kortney Pollema, highlight the first team of the South Dakota Volleyball Coaches Association Class A All-State team, announced today.  Miller, which lost...
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USD Women Win

  VERMILLION, S.D. – Nicole Seekamp tallied 16 points and dished out six assists as the South Dakota women’s basketball team collected its fifth straight win with a 81-62 victory over Valparaiso on Tuesday night in the DakotaDome. USD is now 4-0 at home this season.  Seekamp shot 4-for-9 from the field and was...
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Northern State Women Rated 3rd

  ABERDEEN, S.D. – The Northern State women’s basketball team continues to climb in the USA Today/WBCA Top-25 Coaches’ Poll, moving up two spots to No. 3 in the country in the latest poll released Tuesday.  The Wolves (9-0) received a total of 670 points in this week’s poll. Regional opponent Emporia State (Kan.)...
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Chargers Rout Lady Buffalos

  ONIDA, S.D. – New year, same story for the Sully Buttes Chargers girls basketball team.  The 5th ranked Chargers held Stanley County scoreless in the first half and routed the Lady Buffalos 70-12 in the high school girls basketball season opener in Onida Tuesday night.  Racquel Wientjes outscored the entire Stanley County team...
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St. Pierre Earns All American Honors

  WACO, TEXAS — Solomon St. Pierre of the #16 University of Sioux Falls Football Team (11-1) has been named to the 2014 AFCA Division II Coaches’ All-America Team, according to an announcement today by the American Football Coaches Association.   St. Pierre, a junior cornerback and a nominee for the Cliff Harris Award for the top...
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Creighton Outlasts USD

  OMAHA, Neb.–Creighton junior guard James Milliken came off the bench and scored a career-high 23 points, eight of which came in the final overtime, as the Bluejays pulled out a 91-88 double-overtime victory against South Dakota Tuesday before 16,270 fans at the CenturyLink Center.  Creighton (8-2) ran its home winning streak to 24...
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Jacks Win at St. Louis

  ST. LOUIS – After a back-and-forth first half that saw nine lead changes and four ties, South Dakota State trailed for the vast majority of the second half on Tuesday at Saint Louis, but the Jackrabbits kept it close and closed on a 14-2 run to secure a 62-55 win against the Billikens. ...
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