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DWU Wins GPAC Womens Golf Title

YANKTON, S.D. – The Dakota Wesleyan women shot a final round of 317 on Monday and claimed the 2013-14 Great Plains Athletic News PhotoConference (GPAC) Women’s Golf Championship with a four round total of 1308. The title is the Tigers 6th GPAC championship in a row. The 317 was the team low score on...
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SDSU Pitcher Earns Summit League Weekly Award

ELMHURST, Ill. — South Dakota State University right-hander Chad Hodges has earned his league-leading fourth Summit League Pitcher of the Week award following a standout performance May 3 against Omaha. Hodges threw eight shutout innings in the second game of a doubleheader against the Mavericks, one SDSU won by a 3-0 score. Hodges allowed...
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State Basketball Hall of Fame Bus Coming to Murdo

BROOKINGS, S.D. – It’s the South Dakota Basketball Hall of Fame – on wheels.  The green-and-white bus is parked at the Eastside Commons in Brookings this week and then will be moved to the Antique Car Museum at Murdo.  Myron Moen of Sisseton bought the bus in Oklahoma with the idea of making it...
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NSIC Track and Field Athletes of Week from 2 Sioux Falls Schools

BRUNSVILLE, Minn. -Three athletes from the University of Sioux Falls and 1 from Augustana have earned Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Track and Field Athlete of the Week awards from the NSIC. NSIC Men’s Field Athlete of the Week: Sioux Falls’ Scott Greenman (PV, So., Clovis, Calif./Clovis HS) finished second in the Pole Vault with...
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Probst and Protexter Named Riggs High Athletes of the Week

PIERRE, S.D. – The Pierre Athletic Coaches Association has named two Riggs High School Track and Field athletes as it’s Riggs High School Athlete of the Week award for the period ending April 26th.  Graham Protexter of the Governor Track and Field team and distance runner Rachel Probst of the Lady Governor track and...
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Augustana’s Kirby Named NSIC Womens Golf Coach of the Year

BURNSVILLE, Minn. – Peggy Kirby was voted by her peers as the NSIC Women’s Golf Coach of the Year for the fifth straight season. Kirby, in her 11th season at Augustana, led the Vikings to their fifth straight NSIC Championship and into the regional tournament for the seventh straight year.  Three of Kirby’s golfers...
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Workers Needed for ESD and State AA Girls Golf in Pierre

PIERRE, S.D. – The ESD Conference girls golf tournament will be played Friday in Pierre at Hillsview Golf Course.  It is the first major high school tournament played at Hillsview since it was shut down for almost two years due to the flood of 2011.  The State Class AA Golf tournament will also be...
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NSIC Announces First Round Post Season Baseball Tournament

BURNSVILLE, Minn. – The Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference announced the 2014 NSIC/US Bank Baseball Tournament bracket Sunday and Augustana earned the No. 2 seed and will face No. 7 seed Southwest Minnesota State at 3 p.m. on Wednesday at Ronken Field.  Northern State is the 6th seed  and will play 3rd seed St. Cloud...
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Omaha Downs Jackrabbits

BROOKINGS, SD –  Omaha broke a long scoring drought with a four-run fifth inning and held on for a 6-3 victory over South Dakota State in the finale of a four-game Summit League baseball series Sunday afternoon at Erv Huether Field.  Mitch Larson earned the victory for UNO, allowing one run over three innings...
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Sunday South Dakota Scoreboard

 Women’s College Tennis NCAA Division II Central Region Tournament Northeastern State 5, Augustana 3 College Baseball Omaha 6, S. Dakota St. 3 Southwest Minnesota State 8, Northern State 0 Southwest Minnesota State 3, Northern State 2 Concordia 6, Sioux Falls 0 Concordia 12, Sioux Falls 0 High School Baseball Mitchell 4, Rapid City Central...
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