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SDSU’s Olson Earns Academic All America Status

AUSTIN, Texas — South Dakota State University high jumper Kali Olson has been named to the Capital One Academic Alll-America® Division I Women’s Track and Field/Cross Country Second Team, becoming the sixth Jackrabbit student-athlete to earn Academic All-America recognition during the 2013-14 school year.  Olson, a recent SDSU graduate from Lisbon, North Dakota, completed...
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Oahe Speedway Winners and Results from Last Weekend

PIERRE, S.D. – Shootout races were the races of the day Sunday at Oahe Speedway as the speedway wrapped up it’s second weekend of racing this summer.  Dale Garber of Pierre was the winner of the Box Shootout while the No Box Shootout winner on Sunday was Jeremy Fedelr of Madison.  Jeri Ann Vines...
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Scoreboard

 American Association Baseball Gary Southshore Railcats 9, Sioux Falls Canaries 6 American Legion Baseball Brandon Valley 14, Sioux Falls East 13 Yankton 6, Vermillion 4 Renner Post 307 8, Brookings 7 Amateur Baseball Parkston Mudcats 10, Humboldt-Hartford 5
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Eureka Native Earns Summit League Season Honor

VERMILLION, S.D. – South Dakota distance runner Jeff Mettler was named the Summit League’s Men’s Outdoor Track Athlete of the Year on Wednesday via a league release. It’s the first time he has won the league’s outdoor athlete of the year honor after he won the league’s indoor honor in 2013.  The Eureka native...
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SDSU to Play Basketball at Sanford Pentagon This Season

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – South Dakota State University and Florida Gulf Coast University will play a regular-season men’s basketball game at the Sanford Pentagon on Nov. 30.  Tickets will go on sale early this fall at ticketmaster.com. SDSU season-ticket holders will have an opportunity to purchase tickets prior to sale to the general public....
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USD Gruis to Play Professionally in Europe

VERMILLION, S.D. –  Former University of South Dakota Coyote standout Trevor Gruis signed Tuesday to play with Jämtland, a Swedish basketball premier team.  The 6-10 center wrapped up his career at South Dakota in March with 102 consecutive starts for the Coyotes. Gruis finished with 1,340 points, 767 rebounds and 112 blocks.  Gruis, a...
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South Dakota Announces 2014 Soccer Schedule

  VERMILLION, S.D. –  A home season opener against Northern State and road trips to Arkansas and Arizona highlight South Dakota’s 2014 fall soccer schedule announced Tuesday by head coach Mandy Green. The schedule features 20 regular season games, 10 home and 10 away, including games against the other eight Summit League members.  Summit...
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Rattler Rated 3rd in Class A Amateur Baseball Poll

UNDATED – Despite losing last week to Winner-Colome, the Pierre Rattlers amateur baseball team remains rated third in the Class A poll of the latest South Dakota Amateur Baseball ratings.  The Renner Monarchs remain the top rated team in the Class A poll but there is a change in the Class B ranks as...
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Van Gerpen Wins Junior Tournament in Aberdeen

ABERDEEN, S.D – Pierre golfer Andrew Van Gerpen won his second consecutive SDGA Junior Tour tournament on Monday at the Moccasin Creek Country Club in Aberdeen.  Van Gerpen, golfing in the boys 14-15 division tournament fired a 77 to post a 5 shot victory.  Fellow Pierre golfer, Coleman Varty had a round of 83...
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Scoreboard

 American Association Baseball Gary Southshore Railcats 8, Sioux Falls Canaries 3 American Legion Baseball Pierre 7, Renner Post 307 1 Watertown 12, Sioux Falls East 1 Watertown 11, Sioux Falls East 4 Yankton 3, Sioux Falls West 1 Sioux Falls West 12, Yankton 1 Mitchell 5, Brandon Valley 0 Rapid City Post 22 15,...
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