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Augustana Golfer Earns NSIC Honor

  BURNSVILLE, Minn. – Augustana junior golfer Marissa Toivonen earned Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Women’s Golfer of Week honors after she won her first collegiate individual medalist honor, placing first at the Augustana Fall Invite after shooting a two-over-par 73 in round one before carding a one-over-par 72 in the final round.  Toivonen finished...
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Scoreboard

   High School Volleyball Aberdeen Central def. Mitchell, 25-22, 25-13, 25-11 Arlington def. Waverly-South Shore, 25-15, 25-9, 25-16 Avon def. Tripp-Delmont/Armour, 25-19, 25-23, 25-19 Bennett County def. Gregory, 25-23, 25-22, 25-14 Beresford def. Irene-Wakonda, 25-14, 25-13, 25-19 Bon Homme def. Vermillion, 26-24, 25-14, 24-26, 25-21 Bridgewater-Emery def. Menno, 25-15, 25-16, 25-22 Brookings def. Yankton,...
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Lady Govs Drop a 4 Game Match to Watertown

  PIERRE, S.D. – The Pierre Lady Governor volleyball team dropped a 3 game match to undefeated Watertown on Tuesday night in Pierre.  The Lady Govs were defeated by the Arrows 17-25, 25-18, 21-25, 17-25 but may have played their best overall match onf the young season.  Head Coach Chris Swidensays he was happy...
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Horan Earns NSIC Award

  BURNSVILLE, Minn. – University of Sioux Falls runner Matt Horan was named the men’s Cross Country Athlete of the Week in the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference.  Horan was the top finisher among DII athletes as he placed ninth in the men’s division of the Augustana Twilight Invitational on Friday, Sept. 5 at Yankton...
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Sportswriters High School Football Ratings

  UNDATED (AP) – Here is this week’s South Dakota Sportswriters Association’s high school football poll. Teams are listed with first place votes in parentheis, record, totals points and previous rank. Class 11AAA 1. Roosevelt (9)…2-0 45 1 T-2. Brandon Valley… 1-1 31 2 T-2. SF Lincoln….2-0 31 3 4. SF O’Gorman .1-1 19...
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Coach Hirings and Contracts from Pierre School Board

  PIERRE, S.D. – The Pierre School Board hired on head varsity coach and made a contract amendment on a middle school coach at the monthley meeting Monday night in Pierre.  Jill Caauwe was officially named the head coach of the Lady Governor Competitive Cheer squad.  She had held that position for the last...
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High School Volleyball Ratings

  SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – The number 1 teams remained the same this week in the South Dakota Sportswriters Association High School Volleyball Ratings.  Sioux Falls O’Gorman continues to top the Class AA ranks while Dakota Valley is number 1 in Class A and Warner continues to be the Class B number 1 rated...
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Gov JV Golfers Finish 4th in Tournament

  MITCHELL, S.D. – The Pierre Governor Junior Varsity golf team had a 4th place finish in the Parkston Invitational golfed Monday at the Lakeview Golf Course in Mitchell.  The Governor JV’s fired a 338 in the tournament.  Mitchell Black won the team title with a 312.  Dell Rapids was second at 315.  Landon...
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Firtko Earns Summit League Award

ELMHURST, Ill. – South Dakota senior middle blocker Melissa Firtko was named The Summit League’s Volleyball Defensive Player of the Week in a league release on Monday after tying the school block record for a three-set match in the Coyotes sweep of Tulane last Friday. It’s the second time in her career that she...
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Scoreboard

   High School Volleyball Aberdeen Roncalli def. Tiospa Zina Tribal, 25-11, 25-8, 25-18 Britton-Hecla def. Florence/Henry, 25-18, 25-18, 26-24 Colome def. Marty Indian, 25-5, 25-12, 25-11 Grant-Deuel def. Waubay, 25-13, 25-22, 27-25 Parker def. Irene-Wakonda, 25-17, 25-11, 25-6 Waverly-South Shore def. Langford, 25-11, 25-11, 25-21 Hills-Beaver Creek def. Adrian, 25-16, 19-25, 26-24, 21-25, 15-5...
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