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SDSU Softball Season Ends in Summit League Tournament

FARGO, N.D. – South Dakota State opened Friday’s elimination game at The Summit League Softball Championships with back-to-back-to-back homeruns from Sammy Bingham, Kelly Kleppin and Devan Larsen, but Western Illinois came back with nine unanswered runs en route to a 10-4 win.  Bingham finished the game with a 3 for 4 day at the...
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Pierre Booster Club Meeting Set for Monday

PIERRE, S.D. – The May meeting of the Pierre Athletic Booster Club (PABC) will be held Monday.  The meeting will be the The Pub next to Hillsview Golf Course and is scheduled to begin at 5:30 pm.  Any one interested in Pierre Riggs High School Athletics is invited and encourgaed to attend.
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Chamberlain’s Knippling Named Gymnastics Coach of the Year

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Chamberlain high school gymanstics head coach Sherri Knippling has been named Gymnastics Coach of the Year by the South Dakota High School Coaches Association.  Knippling guided the Cubs to a third place finish as this past season State Class A High School Gymnastics meet.  Knippling will be recognized at the...
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Oahe Speedway Racing Begins This Weekend

PIERRE, S.D. – Another season of racing is set to begin this weekend at Oahe Speedway north of Pierre.  This weekend marks the beginning of the 10th year of quarter mile drag racing at the speedway.  Shootout races are scheduled to be run tomorrow and Class races are on the schedule for Sunday.   The...
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Brookings Girl Sets State Record

YANKTON, S.D. – Brookings senior Alex Gannon set the state record in the girls’ triple jump, and later set a top-5 all-time mark in the long jump at a meet in Yankton on Thursday.  Gannon won the triple jump with a mark of 41 feet, 4.5 inches, which broke the previous South Dakota record...
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South Dakota Scoreboard

 College Baseball NSIC Tournament Augustana 7, St. Cloud St. 5 College Softball Summit League Tournament Fort Wayne 9, South Dakota 8 High School Baseball Sioux Falls O’Gorman 3, Yankton 0 Sioux Falls O’Gorman 4, Yankton 1 Todd County 7, Hot Springs 0 High School Boys Tennis Sioux Falls O’Gorman 8, Watertown 1 Rapid City...
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Lady Govs to Host ESD Golf Tournament Friday

PIERRE, S.D. – The two time defending ESD Conference champion Pierre Lady Governors will host the 2014 ESD Conference golf tournament Friday at Hillsview Golf Course.  Over the course of the year, Pierre had led ESD squads at tournaments all season long and Knox says the Lady Govs should win again.  Knox says there a couple...
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Jespersen and Kurtz Earn NSIC Year End Awards

BURNSVILLE, Minn. – Katie Jesperson of Augustana was named Player of the Year from the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Tennis Coaches.  And her head coach Marc Kurtz was named Coach of the Year in the NSIC.  Jesperson was voted by the league coaches, for the second year in a row, as the NSIC Player of...
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Pierre Little League Baseball Postponed

PIERRE, S.D. – All Capital City Baseball Association games scheduled for tonight, May 8th in Pierre have been cancelled.  Rain overnight and through the morning hours in Pierre have left the fields unplayable and more rain is in the forecast.  CCBA officials ask parents to contact your team coaches for more information and any make up...
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Post 8 Baseball Schedule Released

PIERRE, S.D. – The Pierre Post 8 American Legion Baseball team will open their season on May 26th when they host Rapid City Post 22 at Hyde Stadium.  The Post 8 schedule is final and released today.  The traditional exhibition opener for Post 8 against the Pierre Rattlers amateur baseball team is set for...
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