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Somsen Drafted by Cincinatti

   BROOKINGS, S.D. – South Dakota State University pitcher Layne Somsen was selected in the 22nd round of the Major League Baseball Draft Saturday afternoon by the Cincinnati Reds. A right-hander from Yankton, Somsen was the 675th player overall selected in the three-day draft. Somsen was the second player taken from South Dakota and...
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Miller Speedway Finally Gets Season Started Friday Night

MILLER, S.D. – After two wet weekends the races finally got underway at the Miller Speedway. There were 35 cars on hand despite the chilly evening, and there were several new local drivers. The Clark Pump N Pak UCAR feature led off the night. Tre Blasdell led all the way for Blasdell’s fourth feature...
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Saturday Scoreboard

  American Association Baseball Sioux Falls Canaries 8, Gary Southshore Rail Cats 6 American Legion Baseball Koester Border Battle Tournament in Pierre Pierre 6, Mandan, N.D. 4 Grand Forks, N.D. 5, Rapid City Post 320 4 Pierre 8, Grand Forks, N.D. 1 United Football League Sioux Falls Storm 59, Texas 16  
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Peearson Resigns as SF Lincoln Girls Basketball Coach

   SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Three months after guiding Sioux Falls Lincoln to its first-ever girls’ basketball championship, head coach Lyle Pearson announced his resignation from the coaching position earlier this week. Lincoln went 17-8 last season and defeated Mitchell 51-36 in the title game. Pearson, a Britton native, coached the Lincoln boys’ team...
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