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Erin Severyn

Severyn Earns PACA Weekly Award

 PIERRE, S.D. – The Pierre Athletic Coaches Association (PACA) has named their Riggs High School Athlete of the Week for the week ending March 22nd.  Erin Severyn was named by the association.   Erin totaled 25 points, 18 rebounds, 2 steal, 4 assists, 1 block for the state tournament, while being a spark off the...
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Keyes Named Gov and Lady Gov Head Cross Country Coach

PIERRE, S.D. – The Pierre Governors have a new Head Cross Country Coach for next year.  At the Pierre School Board Meeting over the noon hour, Jim Keyes was named as the new head coach of the program.  Keyes, a graduate of Riggs High School, served as assistant coach under outgoing head coach Keith...
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Pierre Junior Shooters Compete Saturday at Armour

PIERRE, S.D. – The Pierre Jr. Shooters participated in the DC Shooting Team Invitational BB Gun Match on Saturday in Armour.  The 10-11 year od division team took first place in their division while the 8-9 age division and 12-15 year old division teams finished second.  The Pierre squad was also awarded the Sportsmanship...
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Zach Hanson

Hanson Scores 2 in Creighton Loss in NCAA Tournament

SAN ANTONIO – Former Pierre Governor and two time South Dakota Player of the Year Zach Hanson saw 13 minutes of action in the NCAA Men’s Basketball tournament yesterday.  Hanson and his Creighton Bluejay teammates were eliminated from the Big Dance in the third round as they were defeated by Baylor 85-55 in a...
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Smith to be Named USD Men’s Head Basketball Coach

VERMILLION, S.D. – The University of South Dakota has found its new head men’s basketball coach.  Craig Smith, a second-year assistant at Nebraska, will be introduced today (Monday) at a 2 p.m. news conference in Vermillion, according to a USD release Sunday night.  Smith, a native of Stephen, Minn., has coached alongside Tim Miles...
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Steph Paluch

Paluch Scores 19 to Lead SDSU to WNIT Win

BROOKINGS, S.D. — The South Dakota State women’s basketball team (24-9) used a 28-0 run over 11 minutes to defeat Creighton (20-14), 62-51, in the second round of the Women’s NIT Sunday in front of 2,152 fans in Frost Arena.  Senior guard Steph Paluch of Pierre scored 19 points to lead the Jackrabbits. Megan...
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Stanley County’s John Latham Region 4B Wrestling Coach of the Year

PIERRE, S.D. – Two wrestling coaches from central South Dakota will be honored this weekend by the South Dakota Wrestling Coaches Association.  Stanley County High School Head Wrestling Coach John Latham is the Region 4B Coach of the Year while Kevin Morehart of Philip is the Junior High Coach of the Year.  The two...
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Sunday South Dakota Scoreboard

 Women’s College Basketball WNIT- 2nd Round S. Dakota St. 62, Creighton 51 College Baseball Augustana 6, Northern St. 1 Augustana 4, Northern St. 2 Sioux Falls 6, Minnesota-Crookston 0 Sioux Falls 10, Minnesota-Crookston 7 Mt. Marty 2, Winnipeg 0 Mt. Marty 5, Winnipeg 1 Dakota St. 6, Concordia 5 Dakota St. 9, Concordia 5...
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4 Governors Named to All ESD Basketball Team

MITCHELL, S.D. – Senior Cooper Walton and sophomore Brevin Kaiser of the Pierre Governor basketball team were named to the All ESD team for 2014 by a vote of the ESD Conference coaches. Kaiser led the Governors in scoring with a 12 point per game output while Walton manned the middle for the Governors...
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Saturday Night Scoreboard

High School Basketball State AA Boys in Rapid City 7th Place Game Pierre 77, Sturgis 73 5th Place Game Huron 61, Yankton 56 3rd Place Game SF Washington 56, RC Stevens 43 Championship SF Roosevelt 63, SF Lincoln 48 State A Boys in Sioux Falls 7th Place Game Cheyenne-Eagle Butte 83, Pine Ridge 55...
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