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OHA to Host Kids Free Hockey

  PIERRE, S.D. – The Oahe Hockey Association is inviting kids to experience hockey, on the ice and in the stands, for free at a special event on Saturday, November 8.  Boys and girls age 4-9 are invited to the ExpoCenter in Ft. Pierre from 10:30 to noon that day to experience hockey on...
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Griffen Gets NFC Defensive Player of Month Award

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) – Minnesota Vikings defensive end Everson Griffen has won the NFC Defensive Player of the Month award for October. The NFL made the announcement Thursday. Griffen had six of his eight sacks in the last four games and also led all NFC defensive linemen with 20 tackles. For the season, Griffen is...
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More Tickets Available for SDSU-NDSU Football Game

FARGO, N.D. (AP) – North Dakota State University is making 400 additional tickets available for Saturday’s football game against South Dakota State. The unclaimed student tickets will be available beginning Friday at 8 a.m. Central time. Any additional standing room tickets and visiting team returns also will become available at that time. Fans can...
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SDSU’s Zenner a Finalist for Campbell Trophy

BROOKINGS, S.D. (AP) – South Dakota State University senior running back Zach Zenner is a finalist for the 2014 William V. Campbell Trophy, while North Dakota State senior linebacker Esley Thorton is no longer in the running. The trophy is given to the football player deemed the best scholar-athlete in the nation. The National...
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Pierre Governors Take on the Douglas Patriots Tonight

PIERRE, S.D. – The Pierre Governor football team begins defense of their Class 11AA Championship tonight as they travel to Box Elder to take on the Douglas Patriots.  The Govs might be thought of as a team who is backing into the postseason, having lost their last three games of the regular season, including...
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New Starting Blocks Aid Pierre Swim Team

  PIERRE, S.D. – Through the generous donations and support of several individuals, families and businesses, the Pierre Swim Team was able to order new starting blocks for the Aquatic Center. Pierre is known for having a fast pool and hosting the best meets in the state. The new blocks will enhance the swimmers’...
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Fowler Pulls Out as Limited Partner in Vikings

UNDATED (AP) – A businessman who attempted to buy the Minnesota Vikings in 2005 is no longer a limited partner in the franchise. The Vikings confirm Reggie Fowler is off the list of the team’s owners. Fowler tried to buy the Vikings from Red McCombs in 2005 for $600 million, but didn’t have enough...
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Scoreboard

   College Volleyball Dordt 3, Dakota Wesleyan  0 Morningside 3, Mt. Marty 2 Men’s College Soccer Dordt College 5, Mount Marty College 1 Briar Cliff University 1, Dakota Wesleyan University 1 (2OT) Women’s College Soccer Dordt College 3, Mount Marty College 0 Briar Cliff University 1, Dakota Wesleyan University 0
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Gasol Powers Memphis Past Minnesota 105-101

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) – Marc Gasol scored a career-high 32 points, and the Memphis Grizzlies beat the Minnesota Timberwolves 105-101 on Wednesday night for the franchise’s first victory in a season opener since 2000. Zach Randolph added 25 points and 13 rebounds for Memphis, which had dropped its last 13 openers. Gasol also had...
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4 Pierre Cross Country Members Earn Academic All State

  PIERRE, S.D. – Four members of the Pierre Governor and Lady Governor Cross Country teams have earned Academic All State Honors from the South Dakota Coaches Association.  Rachel Probst, Sarah Polak, Micah Howard and Sam Smith have earned the honor.  To become Academic All State a particpant must be a senior, competed in...
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