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Jespersen and Kurtz Earn NSIC Year End Awards

BURNSVILLE, Minn. – Katie Jesperson of Augustana was named Player of the Year from the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Tennis Coaches.  And her head coach Marc Kurtz was named Coach of the Year in the NSIC.  Jesperson was voted by the league coaches, for the second year in a row, as the NSIC Player of...
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Pierre Little League Baseball Postponed

PIERRE, S.D. – All Capital City Baseball Association games scheduled for tonight, May 8th in Pierre have been cancelled.  Rain overnight and through the morning hours in Pierre have left the fields unplayable and more rain is in the forecast.  CCBA officials ask parents to contact your team coaches for more information and any make up...
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Post 8 Baseball Schedule Released

PIERRE, S.D. – The Pierre Post 8 American Legion Baseball team will open their season on May 26th when they host Rapid City Post 22 at Hyde Stadium.  The Post 8 schedule is final and released today.  The traditional exhibition opener for Post 8 against the Pierre Rattlers amateur baseball team is set for...
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Reinke and Palmer Named Riggs Athletes of the Week

PIERRE, S.D. – The Pierre Athletic Coaches Association (PACA) has named Max Reinke and Sydney Palmer as it’s Riggs High School Athletes of the Week for their performance last weekend at the Howard Wood Dakota Relays and Sioux Falls O’Gorman Invitaitonal.  Reinke threw a personal record of 134-11.00 in the discus Friday. This throw...
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Governor Football Program Getting Ready for Next Season

PIERRE, S.D. – High School football does not begin it’s season for another 3 months but players who want to play for the Pierre Governors next fall and are not out for track and field or a spring sport for the Governors have been hard at work for the last 4 months.  Head football...
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South Dakota Scoreboard

 College Softball Summit League Tournament South Dakota 7, S. Dakota St. 2 College Baseball NSIC Tournament Augustana 12, Southwest Minnesota St. 5 St. Cloud St. 6, Northern St. 0 Southwest Minnesota St. 5, Northern St. 3     (NSU Eliminated) High School Baseball Pierre 6, Rapid City Central 3 Rapid City Central 8, Pierre 2
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Gov Tennis Triangular Today Cancelled

PIERRE, S.D. – The Pierre Governor tennis team’s scheduled tennis triangular has been weathered out for today.  With the forecast of rain Pierre Riggs High Athletic Director says the triangular scheduled between Pierre, Aberdeen Roncalli and St. Thomas More has been cancelled and will not be made up.  Pierre will wrap up the regualar...
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Pierre Splits High School Baseball Doubleheader

PIERRE, S.D. – The Pierre Spring High School baseball team split a doubleheader with Rapid City Central Wednesday night at Hyde Stadium.  Pierre won the opener 6-3 behind a strong pitching performance from Bo Atkins who went 6 innings allowing 2 earned runs.  But Rapid City Central bounced back in the nightcap for a...
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Ammons Wins Twice at Kadoka Track and Field Meet

KADOKA, S.D. – Logan Ammons of Kadoka won two field events for the Kougars at the Peoples Market Discount Fuel Track and Field meet held Tuesday in Kadoka.  Ammons won the Shot Put and Discus in the boys division.  Ammons was the only double winner on the day in both the boys and the...
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LaRoche Signs Letter of Intent to Attend Dakota State

MADISON, S.D. – Dakota State University announces the letter-of-intent signing of Latrell LaRoche to attend DSU and play basketball for the Trojans next year. LaRoche graduated from Lower Brule High School where was named the team’s most valuable player.  He was selected to play in the South Dakota All-Star Boys’ Basketball and Great Plains...
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