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Football Classifications Tabled Until March by SDHSAA Board of Directors

PIERRE, S.D. – Football Classification discussion for South Dakota High Schools was tabled until March at Wednesday’s meeting of the South Dakota High School Activities Association Board of Directors.  A first reading of reclassifying was presented at the meeting.  Currently South Dakota has 7 classes of football.  Activities Association staff are looking at reducing...
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Tyler Wilcox Hockey Tournament This Weekend at EXPO Center

PIERRE, S.D. – This weekend will see fifteen teams from across South Dakota compete in the 8th annual Tyler Wilcox Memorial Squirt Tournament at the EXPO Center in Ft. Pierre.  8 “B” teams and 7 “C” teams will compete in 24 total games beginning tomorrow evening and run through Sunday afternoon. The tournament is...
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Cougars Looking For New Athletic Director

 SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – University of Sioux Falls athletic director Kevin Hesser is resigning to take a private sector job in his home state of Nebraska.  Hesser’s resignation is effective Feb. 7. University President Mark Benedetto says he will appoint a committee to conduct a national search for a successor. Associate athletic director...
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CASA Taking Soccer Coaching Applications

PIERRE, S.D. – The Capital Area Soccer Association is taking applications for coaches for the Pierre boys and girls high school soccer teams for the 2014 season.  Applications will be received from January 20th to the 31st.  To obtain a application form and see the requirements for being a coach in the program, go...
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State High School Gymnastics Ratings

UNDATED – The Pierre Lady Governor gymnastics team is rated 11th out of 13 in the Class AA state high school gymnastics ratings from the State Gymnastics Coaches Association.  The Lady Govs have averaged a score of 125.04 so far this season.  Stanley County is rated 6th out of 12 teams in the Class...
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Wednesday Scoreboard

 Men’s College Basketball Morningside 82, Dakota St. 77 Dakota Wesleyan  76, Mt. Marty 45 Women’s College Basketball Dakota Wesleyan  85, Mt. Marty 79 Briar Cliff 75, Dakota St. 67 College Wrestling Dakota Wesleyan  39, Hastings 12
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Zenner and Witzman Garner Another National Award

CHICAGO — South Dakota State University running back Zach Zenner and offensive tackle Bryan Witzmann have been named to the College Sporting News 2013 Fabulous Fifty FCS All-America Team.   Zenner, a junior from Eagan, Minn., became only the second player in FCS history to rush for 2,000 yards in two different seasons, tallying 2,015 yards on a school-record 351...
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SDSU Tennis Tabbed 3rd in Pre Season Poll

ELMHURST, Ill. — South Dakota State is picked to finish third for both men’s and women’s tennis in the Summit League this spring as conference officials released the preseason poll of league head coaches Wednesday morning.  The Jackrabbit men received 18 points, while the women tallied 25. Denver is favored on both side, as...
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Hanson Scores 8 in Creighton Blow Out Win

OMAHA, Neb. – Former South Dakota Mr. Basketball and 2 time player of the year Zach Hanson scored 8 points and had 3 rebounds to help Creighton maul Butler 88-60 in a Big East College basketball game in Omaha Tuesday night.  The Pierre native saw 8 minutes of action in the game and had...
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Maher Stepping Down as ASA State Softball Commissioner

SPEARFISH, SD (AP) -  The commissioner of the South Dakota Amateur Softball Association is stepping down after 42 years.  Bill Maher says he’ll be 83 at the end of the month, and he’s not getting the job done in the time he used to.  Maher says the league had 350 teams statewide when he...
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