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DWU Names New Sports Information Director

  MITCHELL, S.D. – Dakota Wesleyan University Athletic Director Curt Hart announced Monday that Nick McCutcheon will be the new sports information director.  McCutcheon, a native of Southgate, Mich., most recently worked for TheMitchell  Daily Republic newspaper sports department. Prior to his arrival in Mitchell, Nick was a freelance sports reporter for the Lansing...
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College Game at Sanford Pentagon Aired on ESPN

  SIOUX FALLS, S.D. –The Nov. 18 men’s college basketball game between Wichita State University and the University of Memphis at the Sanford Pentagon will be televised nationally as part of ESPN’s seventh annual College Hoops Tip-Off Marathon. Tickets for the 1 p.m. game go on sale at noon on Friday at ticketmaster.com.   The...
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SDSU Drops First Game in Brazil

  SAO PAULO – The South Dakota State men’s basketball team arrived in Brazil early Monday morning, six hours later, the Jackrabbits tipped off in their first of four games on the trip, but the long journey and too many turnovers proved costly in an 84-63 loss to Pinheiros.  The host team, which plays...
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Jacks Rated 10th in FCS College Football Poll

  SPARTANBURG, S.C. — The South Dakota State University football team will enter the 2014 season ranked 10th in the preseason FCS Coaches Poll, which was released Monday. SDSU, which tallied 332 points, was one of four Missouri Valley Football Conference teams to appear in the preseason poll. Three-time defending national champion North Dakota...
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DSU Basketball Field House Getting Upgrades

  MADISON, S.D. (AP) – Dakota State University is working on a $509,000 project to improve its basketball fieldhouse and make it easier for fans to watch games. The project includes adding a new bleacher system, and painting the walls and sanding the floor to make it lighter in the gym.   Changes also are...
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Pierre Athletic Website Offers New Feature

    PIERRE, S.D. –  Fans who are on the Pierre athletic website should take note that you can sign up for a new feature that has texts and emails sent to you regarding scheduling and upcoming games.  It is a new feature that Athletic Director Dan Whalen says is a great addition to...
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Rattlers Season Ends in Region Tournament

  MITCHELL, S.D. – The Pierre Rattlers went 1 and 2 over the weekend and were elminated from post season play in the Mitchell Region of the South Dakota Class A Amatuer baseball tournament.  After losing their opening round game 17-12 to tournament champion Vermillion Red Sox on Saturday, Pierre needed to win two...
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Athletic Meetings Tonight at Riggs High School

  PIERRE, S.D. – The annual Pierre Riggs High player meetings are scheduled for This Evening (Monday)  at Riggs High School Main Gym at 6:30 pm.  Pierre Riggs High School Athletic Director Dan Whalen says that the meeting is open for player who will be particpating in any sport at Riggs High School for...
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Scoreboard

   American Legion Baseball Class A State Tournament in Huron Championship Rapid City Post 22 8, Yankton 1 Junior Legion Midwest Tournament in Leavenworth, Kan. Championship Jackson, Mo. 5, Rapid City Post 22 Expos 0             (Expos Eliminated) Rapid City Post 22 Expos 2, Jackson, Mo. 0 Amatuer Baseball Mitchell Region Pierre 7, Mitchell 0                      ...
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Getz and Mingo Win State Two Women Golf

  PIERRE, S.D. – Megan Mingo of Yankton and Hallie Getz of Pierre played bogey-free golf at the Hillsview Golf Course in Pierre to capture the SDGA Two-Woman Championship. Mingo and Getz both now play golf at South Dakota State and finished the two-day tournament with a 135 total, 8 shot better than runnersup...
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