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Pierre U16 Fastpitch Softball goes 1-4 in Sioux Falls Tournament

PIERRE, S.D. – A lack of offense plagued the Pierre 16U girls fastpitch team in Sioux Falls over the weekend. Pierre suffered three pool play losses on the first day and then went 1-1 in the single elimination tournament format.  Pool play opened with an 8-6 loss to the Sioux Falls Cyclones as Pierre’s...
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Oahe Speedway Holds Second Weekend of Racing

PIERRE, S.D. – Oahe Speedway held their second weekend of racing for the season last Saturday and Sunday.  There were some familiar names in the winners circle as well on Saturday.  Austin Mohr of Mitchell was the winner of the Box Shootout while Todd Caspar of Lake Preston won the No Box Shootout.  Jay...
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Bartlett Wins SDGA Golf Tournament in Mitchell

MITCHELL, S.D. – Pierre’s Katie Bartlett won a playoff from Cassidy Entwistle of Huron to win the girls 16-18 division SDGA Junior Golf tournament Tuesday at the Lakeview Golf Course in Mitchell.   Bartlett and Entwistle both finished with an 85 to tie for the top spot before Bartlett won in a playoff.  It was...
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Post 8 Legion JV’s Sweep Doubleheader

PIERRE, S.D. – Quinn Reimers struck out 14 and allowed just 4 hits as the Pierre Junior Legion baseball team ended a 6 game losing streak with a 7-0 win over the Spearfish JV’s in the first game of a doubleheader at Hyde Stadium.  Pierre completed the sweep with a 11-1 win in the...
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Rattlers Rated Third in Class A Baseball Poll

UNDATED – The Renner Monarchs were slotted the top spot in Class A while the Pierre Rattlers occupy the number 3 position in South Dakota Amateur Baseball poll of the season.  Alexandria is the top rated Class B squad in the first rankings of the season. Class B: 1. Alexandria; 2. Parkston Mudcats; 3....
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Gust Steps Down at DWU

MITCHELL, S.D. – After six years as the head coach of the Dakota Wesleyan University baseball program, Steve Gust is stepping down, DWU Athletic Director Curt Hart announced Tuesday afternoon.  Gust, who led the Tigers to the championship game of the Great Plains Athletic Conference Postseason Tournament in May, has accepted the head coaching...
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Post 8 Drops Verdict to Spearfish

PIERRE, S.D. – The struggles of the Pierre Post 8 American Legion baseball team continued Tuesday night as Spearfish came into Pierre and left with a 7-1 victory.  Spearfish scored 2 runs in the third inning to take the lead and then put the game away with a 3 run 8th inning to had...
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Pierre’s Rumrill to Attend SDSU and Compete for Jacks Swim Program

PIERRE, S.D. – Chris Rumrill of the Pierre Swim Team has signed a letter of intent to attend South Dakota State and partipate in the Jackrabbits Swim Program of head coach Brad Erickson.  Rumrill, who is the lone in-state recruit for the Jacks, is a Pierre native and went to T.F. Riggs High School....
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Ft. Pierre Region Rodeo Held Over the Weekend

FT. PIERRE, S.D. – The River Region High School Rodeo was held this past weekend in Ft. Pierre.  Winners included two time winner Dylan Riggens of Kadoka who in Bareback Riding and the Bull Riding.  Madison Rau of Mobridge edged out Bailey Tibbs of Ft. Pierre to win the Barrel Racing.  Cedar Jandreau of...
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Post 8 Has a Busy Day Scheduled at Hyde Stadium

PIERRE, S.D. – The Pierre Post 8 American Legion baseball team returns to Hyde Stadium tonight looking to build some momentum for this weekend as they will host Spearfish in a single 9 inning game at 6 pm.  The Post 8 squad has struggled to score runs in the first 9 games of which...
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