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Pierre Swimmers Have Big Day in Pool

  MINNEAPOLIS – Pierre Swim team member Wyatt Rumrill set another South Dakota state record on Friday at the Senior Zone meet in Minneapolis.  Rumrill set the record in the 100 Breast Stroke in a time of 1:06.47.  The time was less than a second off the automatic qualifying time for the USA National...
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Pierre Teener Teams Split Friday Night at State Tournaments

  YANKTON, S.D. –  The Pierre Post 8 13-14 Teener White Sox cruised to a blowout 11-4 win over Brandon Valley on Friday at Memorial Field in Crofton, NE in an elimination game at the VFW 13-14 Majors State Baseball Tournament Friday evening. The White Sox scored four runs in the second inning.  Danny Magee...
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Old Timers Game to Begin State Amateur Baseball Tournament

  MITCHELL, S.D. – The annual South Dakota Amateur Baseball Association Old Timers game will be played Wednesday at Cadwell Park in Mitchell at 1:30pm.  All former players 55 years and older are welcome to play in the game.  There is no pre-registration.  Players can sign up when they arrive at the site.  Participants...
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Post 8 Season Ends in State Legion Tournament

  HURON, S.D. – The Pierre Post 8 American Legion baseball team got off to a great start, but the finish was just the opposite as Yankton eliminated Post 8 from the South Dakota State American Legion baseball championship tournament on Friday.  Colin Muth hit a three run home in the 5th inning as...
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SDSU Men’s Basketball Head to Brazil

   BROOKINGS, S.D. (AP) – The South Dakota State University men’s basketball team is heading to Brazil on Sunday for a 10-day, four-game trip.  The team will play its first game Monday night. That will be followed by games Tuesday and Wednesday, and a fourth game on Aug. 9.   The games will be played...
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Pierre Teams Split at State 13-14 Teener Baseball Tournaments

YANKTON, S.D. – The Pierre 13-14 Teener White Sox lost their first game at the State VFW Majors State baseball tournament in Yankton this morning.  Mitchell defeated Pierre 7-2.  The White Sox built a 2-0 lead in the first inning but Mitchell responded with 7 unanswered runs sending the White Sox to an Elimination...
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Rattlers Begin Region Tournament Play Saturday

PIERRE, S.D. – The Pierre Rattlers amatuer baseball team begins Region tournament play Saturday when they travel to Mitchell to attempt to qualify for next week’s Class A Amatuer baseball tournament.  Pierre will open against the Vermillion Red Sox tomorrow afternoon at 2 pm.  The Red Sox are not an unfamiliar team to the...
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South Dakota Bowling Jamboree This Weekend

  PIERRE, S.D. – Two Pierre Bowlers will be honored this weekend as the South Dakota USBC  Bowling Jamboree will have it’s Awards Banquet and Hall of Fame Induction.  The two day Bowling Jamboree will be headquartered out of the Ramkota Inn and Convention Center.  A No-Tap tournament will be bowled this evening at...
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State American Legion All Star Games Set for Monday

LAKE NORDEN, S.D. –   The South Dakota Baseball Coaches Association in conjunction with The American Legion Department of South Dakota is sponsoring two All Star baseball games featuring 44 American Legion All Star Players, nominated by their coaches. The games will be played in Lake Norden on Monday starting at 5:30 p.m.  37 players...
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Miller Wins District 3B Amateur Baseball Tournament

  PIERRE, S.D. – Miller is the champion of the Pony Hills or District 3B baseball tournament.  Miller downed Wessington Springs 2-1 in the championship game of the tournament Thursday night in Pierre.  Cody Cotton led Miller with a single and double, and also earned the save for starting pitcher Aaron Zeller.  Zeller scattered...
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