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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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Monday Scoreboard

 High School Boys Basketball Jones County 54, Stanley County 35 Lennox 66, Canton 60 Sanborn Central/Woonsocket 90, Howard 30 Sioux Valley 52, Parker 46 St. Thomas More 66, Hill City 16 High School Girls Basketball Andes Central 31, Freeman Academy 25 Hanson 64, Marion 26 Jones County 53, Stanley County 20 McCook Central/Montrose 51,...
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Zenner Earns Another All America Team Honor

WACO, Texas — South Dakota State University running back Zach Zenner was named to his fourth different All-America team in the past week, earning a spot on the American Football Coaches Association’s FCS All-America First Team. Zenner was named to the AFCA honor squad for the second consecutive year. During the 2013 season, Zenner...
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Pierre Rated 4th in AA Boys Sportscaster High School Basketball Poll

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – The second regular season high School basketball rankings from the KSFY-KWSN basketball poll see’s no changes at the top.  The poll is the South Dakota Sportscasters poll and Dakota Radio Group Sports Director Rod Fisher is one of 16 Sports Directors from across the state that have a vote in...
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