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Thorson Stepping Down at Yankton

  YANKTON, S.D. – For the first time since 1995, there will be a new face leading the Mount Marty College men’s basketball program.  Jim Thorson announced his retirement from the position Monday, according to a press release from Mount Marty College. He will assume “other duties in athletics,” the release said. A search...
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Northern State Baseball Player Earns NSIC Weekly Honor

  SIOUX CITY – Robbie Rocamora went on his own personal power trip this week, drilling five home runs, three doubles and a triple in six games to end the 2013 regular season and in the process earned the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Player of the Week award.   Rocamora went 13-for-26 from the plate,...
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Pierre Sweeps Doubleheader

  STURGIS, S.D. – The Pierre High School Spring baseball team won twice yesterday as they swept a doubleheader from Sturgis winning the opener 8-3 and then taking the nitecap 3-0.  Cooper Walton struck out 7 over 3 innings in the first game to pick up the win with releif help from Nick Rabern...
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Becker Named Coach of the Year by S.D. Coaches Association

  PIERRE, S.D. – Pierre Governor head boys basketball coach Terry Becker has been Boys Basketball Coach of the Year by the South Dakota High School Coaches Association.  Becker concluded his 9th season in Pierre by guiding the Governors to the State Class AA Basketball Championship.  He has taken the Governors to 7 of...
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