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Dawson Monfore Earns Athlete of the Week Award

PIERRE, S.D. – The Pierre Athletic Coaches Association (PACA) has named their Riggs High School Athlete of the Week for the week ending January 25th.  Pierre Governor wrestler Dawson Monfore has been selected by the coaches after winning all 5 matches he wrestled last weekend.  He earned wins with a pin, a technical fall,...
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CCBA and JO Softball Information Available at Thursday Info Event

PIERRE, S.D. – Capitol City Baseball Association will be providing information and early registration in conjunction with the Activities Roundup being hosted by the Pierre Area Chamber of Commerce on February 6, 2014 at the Oahe YMCA. CCBA is open to all children age 7-12. Additional information can be found at the CCBA website,...
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USD Women Win but Men Lose

VERMILLION, SD – On a night when top players Taylor Braun and Marshall Bjorklund struggled to score, it was fellow senior TrayVonn Wright who totaled a game-high 20 points and pulled down eight rebounds to lead North Dakota State to a 66-63 win against South Dakota Thursday night inside the DakotaDome.  USD senior center...
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SDSU Men and Women Win

DENVER, Co. – South Dakota State senior Jordan Dykstra hit a pair of clutch 3-pointers and went 8 for 8 from the free throw line down the stretch to lead the Jackrabbits to a 74-73, come-from-behind win over Denver on Thursday at Magness Arena in Denver.  Jordan Dykstra, who went scoreless in the first...
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South Dakota Scoreboard

 NBA D-League Sioux Falls Skyforce 97, Iowa Energy 84 Men’s College Basketball NDSU 66, South Dakota 63 S. Dakota St. 74, Denver 83 Women’s College Basketball South Dakota 83, NDSU 70 S. Dakota St. 72, Denver 61 High School Boys Basketball Marshall 71, Luverne 48 Aberdeen Christian 59, Ipswich 42 Arlington 87, Colman-Egan 33...
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USD 4th and SDSU 7th in Summit League Pre Season Softball Poll

ELMHURST, Ill. – The University of South Dakota softball team is picked to finish 4th in the Summit League Pre Season Softball poll.  South Dakota State is picked to finish 7th in the 7 team league.  Two-time defending regular season champion North Dakota State was made the favorite to win the 2014 crown.  Omaha...
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SDSU Players Named to Capital One Academic District 6 Honors

BROOKINGS, S.D. – For the second straight season, South Dakota State men’s basketball seniors Brayden Carlson and Jordan Dykstra both earned Capital One Academic All-District 6 honors for the work both in the classroom an on the court.  Carlson posted a 3.94 grade-point average in economics. On the court, the Jacks point ranks second...
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Pierre Womens Softball League Meeting Scheduled

PIERRE, S.D. – The first meeting for the Pierre Womens Softball League will be held Friday, February 7th at the American Legion Cabin in Pierre.  The meeting will begin at 6:30 pm and All teams and new players in Pierre are welcome to attend.  At least one team represenative should be in attendance.  For...
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Augustana 3rd in NSIC Softball Pre Season Poll

BURNSVILLE, Minn. – The defending NSIC Regular Season Co-Champions and Tournament Champions of Minnesota State along with Winona State were the top picks in the 2014 NSIC Preseason Softball Coaches’ Poll.  This marks the second year in a row that the Mavericks were atop the poll while Winona State tops the poll for the...
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4 Former NFL Players to Attend State’s Largest Super Bowl Party

 DEADWOOD, S.D. (AP) – Organizers of what is dubbed as South Dakota’s largest Super Bowl tailgate party say four former NFL players will be on hand this year for the event in Deadwood.  Rapid City native John Dutton played 14 seasons as a defensive lineman with the Dallas Cowboys and Baltimore Colts. Guard Ron...
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