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9 Stanley County Wrestlers Rated Individually

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Parkston is the top rated Class B wrestling team in the latest Class B wrestling ratings from the South Dakota Wrestling Coaches Association.  Canton is rated second and the Philip Scotties are rated 3rd.  Beresford and Bon Homme/Scotland are 4th and 5th.  Winner is rated 7th.  Lane Blasius of Philip...
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Governor Wrestlers Rated Number 3 in Latest Poll

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – The Pierre Governor wrestling team remains rated 3rd in the Class A ratings of the South Dakota Wrestling Coaches Association rankings out today.  Sioux Falls Roosevelt continues to top the Class A poll with Rapid City Central second.  Aberdeen Central is 4th and Sturgis 5th behind Pierre in the Class...
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Augsutana 11th in Learfied Cup Standings

CLEVELAND – At the conclusion of the fall season, Augustana ranks 18th overall in the Learfield Sports Directors’ Cup Standings the National Association of Collegiate Directors of Athletics announced Wednesday.  Augustana has 160 points. The Viking men’s cross country team earned 85 points placing third overall at the national cross country meet. Augustana women’s...
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Ostarello Named Female Independent Athlete of the Year

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – Sam Ostarello’s transition from a small gymnasium in Fort Pierre to the Division 1 stage ended with a flurry in 2013.  The former Stanley County Lady Buff completed her career with the Purdue Boilermakers in successful fashion during the 2013 season, earning herself South Dakota Female Independent Athlete of...
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Class 11AA Championship Trophy for Pierre Governor's Football Team November 18, 2013 (KGFX Photo)

Governor Basketball Named Prep Team of the Year

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – Their road to the championship wasn’t always a smooth one, but it’d be hard to script a better ending than the one the Pierre Governors’ basketball team had in 2013.  After finishing third at the state tournament in 2012, the Governors were armed with a talented roster that was...
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Severyn Named Prep Athlete of the Year

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – Lane Severyn simply wasn’t going to be denied in 2013, and he has the accolades and championship hardware to prove it.  Severyn’s senior season with the Pierre Governors proved to be a historic one in 2013, when he assaulted the record books and helped the Governors do something that...
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Poppinga Named Male Prep Coach of the Year

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – The Pierre Governors were never a team known for triumph on the grid iron, but Jayson Poppinga quickly changed that.  Poppinga became the Governors head coach in 2013 and he quickly turned the program into champions. Before Poppinga arrived the Governors hadn’t won a state championship in football, and...
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Wednesday Scoreboard

NBA D-League Sioux Falls Skyforce 112, Iowa Energy 99
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Buffalos and Lady Buffs Drop Games to Jones County

MURDO, S.D. – The slow start continued for the Stanley County Lady Buffalo basketball team as they dropped a 53-20 non conference verdict to Jones County in high school girls basketball in Murdo.  Jones County raced out to a 14-2 lead and the Lady Buffalos could not catch up.  Josie Kennedy led Stanley County...
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High School Basketball Polls from State Sportswriters

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – Here is the weekly ratings of High School Basketball in South Dakota from the South Dakota State Sports Writers Association with first-place votes in parentheses, records, total points and previous ranking Class AA 1. Huron (9) 4-0 45 1 2. Rapid City Stevens 3-1 29 2 3. Sioux Falls...
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