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SDSU 2nd and USD Last in Summit League Pre Season Soccer Poll

  BROOKINGS, S.D. – South Dakota State was selected to finish second in the Summit League during the 2014 season, according to a preseason poll released Tuesday.  Defending champion Denver was tabbed as the preseason favorite in the poll, which was conducted by the league’s head coaches. The Pioneers captured the Summit League regular...
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Lady Gov Tennis Will Boast Youth

  PIERRE, S.D. – The Pierre Lady Governor tennis team is on the court preparing for the 2014 season for 3rd year head coach Wade Kippley.  Graduation cut into the Lady Govs returning varsity lineup and coach Kippely says that this Pierre team will be extremely young.     And that youth according to...
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Gay Prep Coach Keeps Job at South Dakota High School

       DELL RAPIDS, S.D. (AP) – A volleyball coach at St. Mary High School in Dell Rapids who has publicly announced he’s gay says he’s being allowed to keep his job.  Nate Alfson announced he was gay last week on the website www.outsports.com . He later said he was concerned about his future...
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Crofton, Neb. and Parkston Mudcats Win at State B

  MITCHELL, S.D. – The Parkston Mudcats and Crofton, Neb. were winners Tuesday night of second round games in the South Dakota Amateur Baseball tournament that continued in Mitchell.  Parkston shutout Harrisburg 5-0 behind a complete game 6 hitter.  Nolz struck out 9 and Jeff Fish had 3 of Parkstons 9 hits in the...
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Scoreboard

  American Association Baseball Sioux Falls Canaries 7, New Jersey 6     12 innings Amateur Baseball B State Tournament at Mitchell Second Round Parkston Mudcats 5, Harrisburg 0 Crofton, NE. 8, Lake Norden 2
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Northern State Player Selected Pre Season Player of the Year

  BURNSVILLE, Minn. – For the 11th consecutive season the Concordia University, St. Paul Golden Bears have been picked by the league coaches in the NSIC Preseason Volleyball Poll. After winning the past seven NCAA National Championships, the Golden Bears received all 15 first place votes (coaches cannot vote for their own team).  Minnesota...
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Gov Golfers Prepare for Upcoming Season

  PIERRE, S.D. – The Pierre Governor golf team is on the course getting ready for it’s upcoming season.  The Governors are scheduled to open up the season a week from tomorrow (Thursday) when they travel to Spearfish for the first round of the West River Invitational tournament and then on Friday at Rapid...
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SDSU Hires Asst. Golf Coach

  BROOKINGS, S.D.—Dean Ellis, who spent 20 years as the Northern Michigan head golf coach, has been hired as an assistant coach for the South Dakota State golf program, head coach Casey VanDamme announced Tuesday.  Ellis, who was named the head golf coach at Northern Michigan in 1993, led NMU to the 2014 NCAA...
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Pierre School Board Hires More Coaches

  PIERRE, S.D. – The Pierre School Board hired two varsity head coaches during it’s regular monthly meeting Monday night.  Despite the fact that the seasons have already begun, both girls soccer and competitive dance did not an official head coach.  Until last night.  Sydney Zanin was officially named head coach of the Lady...
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State B Tournament Continues 2nd Round Games

  MITCHELL, S.D. – Brett Scherschligt  pitched a four-hit shutout with two strikeouts to help Wynot, Neb. to a 7-0 win against Akron, Iowa in a second-round game at the Class B South Dakota state amateur baseball tournament Monday in Mitchell.  Scott Heimes had three RBIs for Wynot, while Lee Heimes and Chase Rolfes...
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