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Pierre Getting Ready for Busy Spring and Summer Sports Seasons

PIERRE, S.D. – Pierre Mayor Laurie Gill announced yesterday that all sports fields in the City of Pierre will be back in operation this year and available for public use.  Prior to the recent snowfall, the frost was leaving the ground and staff from the Division of Parks and Recreation, were beginning their annual...
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Sarringer Post One of Top GPA’s in Nation

MITCHELL, S.D. – The Dakota Wesleyan Wrestling team recorded the highest team GPA in the National Wrestling Coaches Association within the NAIA. As a team, Dakota Wesleyan finished the season with a 3.33 GPA, which puts them at the top of the list. Bethany College had a team GPA of 3.327.  Pierre native Tyler...
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Rebecca Ehrenfried

DWU Recruits Pierre Soccer Player

MITCHELL, S.D. – Dakota Wesleyan University women’s soccer coach Clay Glascow announced Tuesday the signing of Pierre Lady Governor soccer standout Rebecca Ehrenfried for the 2014-15 season.  The Pierre native is a 5-foot-8 defender and her sister, Maranda, also plays for the Tigers.  Ehrenfried played four years of soccer for Pierre and was named...
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Jeff Mettler

USD’s Mettler Earns Summit League Weekly Award

ELMHURST, Ill. – South Dakota distance runner Jeff Mettler was named The Summit League’s Outdoor Men’s Track and Field Athlete of the Week on Tuesday after placing third in the 3,000-meter steeplechase at the Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays this past weekend. It is the third time he has received the honor in his career. ...
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Aaron Johnston

Johnston Candidate for Golden Gophers Women Basketball Head Coach

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – The Minneapolis Star Tribune, citing a source with knowledge of the situation, says Minnesota has narrowed its search for a women’s basketball coach to three candidates, including South Dakota State’s Aaron Johnston. The other frontrunners are reportedly Wichita State coach Jody Adams and Notre Dame assistant Niele Ivey.  Golden Gophers athletic...
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Class A All State Girls Basketball Team Named

RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) – The Class A All State Girls Basketball Team was named today by the South Dakota Basketball Coaches Association and the South Dakota Sportswriters Association. FIRST TEAM Alexys Swedlund, St. Thomas More, 5-11 Jr. G/F; 20.3 ppg, 4.5 rpg, 2.4 apg Keely Bertram, Elk Point-Jefferson, 5-9 Sr. F; 20.9 ppg,...
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Tuesday South Dakota Scoreboard

 College Baseball Dakota St. 13, Briar Cliff 5 Dakota St. 3, Briar Cliff 2
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Iasmin Rosa

Rosa Named Summit League Tennis Player of the Week

ELMHURST, Ill. — Freshman Iasmin Rosa garnered the Summit League Player of the Week for her 4-0 performance over the weekend as the Espirito Santo, Brazil, native had a pair of 2-0 outings against St. Benedict and Creighton.  Against Creighton, Rosa won 6-2, 6-3 in the No. 3 position and teamed up with Beatriz...
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Mary Wirth

SDSU’s Wirth Named Summit League Track Athlete of the Week

ELMHURST, Ill. – South Dakota State’s Mary Wirth has been named The Summit League’s Outdoor Track and Field Female Athlete of the Week.  Wirth set the school record in the high jump (5 feet, 10 3/4 inches) last weekend in a win at the Arizona State University Invitational. She held the old school record...
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Mobridge-Pollock Senior to Play Basketball at Dakota Wesleyan

MITCHELL, S.D. – Dakota Wesleyan University men’s basketball coach Matt Wilber brought his recruit total up to 10 for the 2014-15 season with the addition of six names released Monday afternoon.  Mitch Heumiller of Mobridge-Pollock heads up the DWU recruting class.  He is joined by   Scott Van Winkle, Austin Bicknase, Cole Casper, Kevin Petersen...
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