Governors Come Back and Win District Championship

  PIERRE, S.D. – The Pierre Governor boys basketball team did it again Friday night.  They rallied from a second half double digit deficit to down Huron 63-60 in the championship game of the District 3AA boys basketball tournament and an automatic berth in the State AA tournament in two weeks in Sioux Falls. ...
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Lady Capitals Drop State Tournament Opening Game

  RAPID CITY, S.D. – The Pierre-Ft. Pierre Lady Capitals varsity hockey team dropped a 5-1 decision to Brookings in the opening round of the State Girls Varsity Hockey tournament in Rapid City on Friday.  Destiny Barry scored the lone goal of the game for the Lady Capitals who outshot Brookings 36-29 on the...
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State Tournament Ticket Sales for AA Girls Getting Underway

  PIERRE, S.D. – The Pierre Lady Governor basketball team qualified for the State ‘AA’ Girls Basketball Tournament for the first time in 7 years Thursday night.  This year’s Class AA State tournament will be held in Brookings at Frost Arena starting Thursday March 12th thru Saturday March 14th.  Only General Admission tickets will...
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Palmer Nearing Paluchs Pierre Scoring Record

  PIERRE, S.D. – Pierre Lady Governor basketball senior Sydney Palmer is closing in on the all time Pierre Lady Governor scoring record.  Palmer scored 26 points in last night’s District 3AA Tournament championship win over Aberdeen Central.  For a time it was thought that Palmer had surpassed the record set by Steph Paluch...
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High School Football Schedules for 2015 Released

  PIERRE, S.D. – The South Dakota High School Activites Association has released the football schedules for the 2015 season.  The Pierre Governors will have four home and 5 road games with non conference games scheduled at Sioux Falls against Washington and a season ending game at Sturgis.  The first two games against Watertown...
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White River and Lyman Win in Boys 13B Semi Finals

  KADOKA, S.D. –  Trey Mundlien hit a 16-foot jumper with 4.5 seconds left in overtime on Thursday in Kadoka to send Lyman to the District 13B boys basketball tournament championship game.  Lyman edged longtime rival Jones County 58-57 in overtime in the second semi final game of the tournament.  White River downed Stanley...
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4 SDSU and 2 USD Players Named to All Summit League Team

  SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Four South Dakota State men’s basketball players earned Summit League honors on Thursday for their play during the 2014-15 season in leading the Jackrabbits to the No. 1 overall seed at The Summit League Championships.  Both Cody Larson and Deondre Parks earned All-Summit League first team honors; with Larson...
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Thursday Scoreboard

   High School Boys Basketball District 1AA Semifinal Sioux Falls O’Gorman 53, Brookings 45 Watertown 51, Sioux Falls Roosevelt 44 District 2AA Semifinal Sioux Falls Lincoln 71, Yankton 39 Sioux Falls Washington 56, Brandon Valley 36 Region 1A Regional Semifinal Aberdeen Roncalli 65, Sisseton 47 Tiospa Zina Tribal 61, Groton Area 47 Region 2A...
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Lady Govs Are Heading to State

  PIERRE, S.D. – The Pierre Lady Governor basketball team is state tournament bound.  The Lady Govs used a 26 point effort from Sydney Palmer to down Aberdeen Central 52-36 in the championship game of the District 3AA girls basketball tournament Thursday night at Riggs High Gym.  Palmer’s 3-pointer in the final seconds of...
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Summit League All Conference Teams Named

  BROOKINGS, S.D.—South Dakota State University women’s basketball players Megan Waytashek, Mariah Clarin, Macy Miller and Ellie Thompson earned All-Summit League honors Thursday as the league officials announced award winners prior to the start of the upcoming Summit League Basketball Championships.  Waytashek is a first team selection.  Rounding out the All-Summit League First Team...
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