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Lady Gov Golfers Win Parkston Invitational

 MITCHELL, S.D. – The Pierre Lady Governor golf team fired a 333 to claim a 11 shot win over runner up Parkston Friday at the Parkston Invitational Girls Golf Tournament golfed at the Lakeview Country Club in Mitchell. Yankton was a distant third at 358 in the 9 team tournament. Individual champion Sydney Bormann...
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Minnesota Beats North Dakota on Last-Second Goal

PHILADELPHIA (AP) – Justin Holl scored a short-handed goal with 0.6 seconds left to give Minnesota a 2-1 victory over North Dakota on Thursday night in the NCAA hockey semifinals. Minnesota will face Union College in the title game Saturday night. Union beat Boston College 5-4 in the first semifinal at Wells Fargo Center....
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Straily, Fuld Lead Athletics Over Twins 6-1

 INNEAPOLIS (AP) – Dan Straily pitched three-hit ball for seven innings and Sam Fuld hit a rare home run to help the Oakland Athletics complete a three-game sweep of the Minnesota Twins with a 6-1 victory Thursday. Straily gave up one run and struck out five. The Athletics have gone nine straight games to...
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Chamberlain Golfer Wins Big Dakota Conference Tournament

 CHAMBERLAIN, S.D. - Chamberlain’s Brigitte Byrd shot a 42 on the back nine to finish with a 90 and win the Big Dakota Conference golf tournament Thursday at the Chamberlain Golf Course. Byrd shot a 48 on the front nine, trailing Mobridge/Pollock’s Chelsy Hoffman and Emily Dale by three strokes. Hoffman went on to shoot...
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Former USD Coach Takes Concordia-St. Paul Position

 ST. PAUL, Minn. – Joey James, who had spent 11 seasons as either a player or coach with the University of South Dakota men’s basketball program, was announced Thursday as head coach at NCAA Division II Concordia-St. Paul. James spent last year as interim head coach and prior to that as an assistan coach...
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State Basketball Coaches Name Players of the Year

 BROOKINGS, S.D. – Six South Dakota high school boys and girls basketball standouts have been selected as the South Dakota Basketball Coaches Association’s 2013-14 Players of the Year. Boys honorees include Steven Schaefer of Rapid City Stevens (Class AA), Trae VandeBerg of Madison (Class A) and Nathan Wedel of James Valley Christian (Class B)....
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Thursday Night Scoreboard

 NBA D-League Playoffs First Round Best of Five Canton Charge 99, Sioux Falls Skyforce 86 (Canton leads series 1-0) College Baseball Northern St. 8, Upper Iowa 5 Northern St. 5, Upper Iowa 4 College Softball Dakota Wesleyan 5, Presentation 3 Dakota Wesleyan 10, Presentation 2 High School Boys Tennis Sioux Falls O’Gorman 8, Sioux...
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Kaiser Named Second Team All State

 PIERRE, S.D. – Pierre Governor sophomore basketball player Brevin Kaiser earned a second team Class AA All State basketball selection today. The team was selected by the South Dakota Sportswriters Association and the South Dakota Basketball Coaches Association. Kaiser, a second year varsity player for the Governors, came off the bench and led the...
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Peterson Working Way Back from Groin Surgery

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Adrian Peterson is still working his way back from offseason groin surgery. He says he is eager to rejoin his Minnesota Vikings teammates for the team’s offseason program once his body is ready. Peterson spoke on a conference call on Wednesday. Peterson played in 14 games last season and rushed for...
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Vikings Announce Preseason Lineup

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – The Minnesota Vikings won’t have to wait long to break in TCF Bank Stadium. The Vikings open the preseason at home against Oakland this season. Of course, home now means the University of Minnesota’s outdoor stadium after the Metrodome was dismantled over the winter. The Vikings will play the next two...
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