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Former Mitchell Athlete Earns NCAA National Award Nomination

STILLWATER, Ok. – Former Mitchell Track and Field standout Caitlin Way has been nominated for the NCAA Woman of the Year award by the Big 12 Conference.  Way, a standout collegiately at Oklahoma State learned of the honor on Tuesday.  The Woman of the Year award recognizes senior student-athletes who have distinguished themselves throughout...
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Post 8 JV’s Split with Sioux Falls West JV’s

PIERRE, S.D. – The Pierre Post 8 American Legion JV baseball team split a doubleheader with Sioux Falls West JV’s Tuesday night in Pierre.  Pierre won the opening game 12 to 4 but dropped the nightcap 14-9.  In the opener, John King pitched a complete game 3 hitter for Pierre.  Hunter Jockheck and Brad...
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South Dakota Soccer Teams Recieve Fair Play Awards at Regional Tournament

BEAVERCREEK, Ohio – Champions were crowned at the 2014 US Youth Soccer Midwest Championships and will advance to the 2014 US Youth Soccer National Championships July 22-27, in Germantown, Md.  Although South Dakota teams did not punch their tickets to the US Youth Soccer National Championships, they did make a very big impression receiving...
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Color the Capital Run Coming to Pierre

PIERRE, S.D. – The Color the Capital Color Run will be held Saturday July 19th in Pierre.  The 5K run/walk is sponsored by the Pierre Parks and Recreation Department and Pierre-Ft. Pierre Exchange Club.  There is a $15 registration fee to pre register and $20 the day the race.  Registration will be at the...
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Rapid City Rodeo to Combine 4 Circuits

RAPID CITY, S.D. – The PRCA Range Days Rodeo will be the stomping grounds for the region’s top cowboys as the Rapid City rodeo announced today that the rodeo has co-approval with four different PRCA circuits.   The Range Days Rodeo will be recognized within the Badlands, Prairie, Mountain States and Montana Circuits. The All-American...
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Scoreboard

American Association Baseball Wichita Wingnuts 14, Sioux Falls Canaries 4 American Legion Baseball Brookings 12, Aberdeen Smittys 6 Aberdeen Smittys 11, Brookings 1 Rapid City Post 22 5, Rapid City Post 320 2 Watertown 17, Huron 7 Watertown 17, Huron 7
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Zenner Names to Walter Payton Award Watch List

PHILADELPHIA – South Dakota State University running back Zach Zenner is one of 20 players named to the initial watch list for the Walter Payton Award, which is presented annually to the top player in the Football Championship Subdivision by The Sports Network.  A 6-foot, 220-pound senior, Zenner is the only two-time finalist in...
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GF&P Commission Meeting Tuesday in Ft. Pierre.

PIERRE, S.D. – Residents can still comment on several outdoors issues ahead of this week’s meeting of the South Dakota Game Fish and Parks Commission in Fort Pierre.  The commission on Tuesday and Wednesday will finalize several hunting seasons, including fall turkey, antelope and early fall Canada goose.  Wildlife director Tony Leif says wild...
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Golf Declining in Popularity Across the Country

UNDATED – The game of golf is losing some of the popularity it enjoyed as early as 10 years ago.  According to a report in Bloomberg Businessweek, the game has lost 1.1 millioin players, or a 24 percent drop in players of the game since it’s highmark in 2002.  And it says the number...
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Ft. Pierre 4th of July Road Race Draws Large Contingent

FT. PIERRE, S.D. – Approximatly 150 runners participated in the first ever Fort Pierre 4th of July Road Race held Friday in Ft. Pierre.   Jebben Keyes of Pierre, a member of the Pierre Governor Cross Country and Track and Field teams was the winner of the four mile race.  Keyes finished the 4 mile...
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