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CSDC Golf Tournament Played Thursday in Faulkton

FAULKTON, S.D. – The Sully Buttes girls and Highmore-Harrold boys captured team titles of the Central South Dakota Conference golf tournament played Thursday at the Faulkton Golf Course in Faulkton.  The Chargers fired a 314 team score to outdistance Miller with a 355.  Highmore-Harrold took the boys division title with a 296 team score,...
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Summer Shot Club for Basketball Begins in Pierre

PIERRE, S.D. – Pierre Youth Basketball in conjunction with Bankwest of Pierre announce the first annual summer basketball shot club.  The shot club is being run with cooperation from the Pierre Governor and Lady Governor basketball programs.  Boys and Girls who will be in grades 4 through 8 next year are eligible to partipate. ...
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Krier Named Yankton Girls Head Basketball Coach

YANKTON, S.D. – Trey Krier is returning to the head coaching ranks. This time at the Class AA level.  A 2010 Mount Marty College graduate and former head coach at Gayville-Volin, Krier was announced Wednesday as the head girls’ basketball coach at Yankton High School.  Krier spent two seasons in 2011-12 and 2012-13 as...
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Northern State Clinches NSIC Post Season Baseball Berth

ABERDEEN, S.D. – For the first time since 1997 the Northern State baseball team has clinched a berth in the NSIC Tournament thanks to its doubleheader sweep over U-Mary Wednesday afternoon out at Fossum Field. The Wolves took game one 4-3 and game two 13-3 in seven innings.  NSU improves its record to 27-14...
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NSIC All Conference Softball Team is Named

BURNSVILLE, Minn. – 2 Players from Augustana one from the University of Sioux Falls has been named to the first team All Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference first team All Conference softball team.  Senior utility player Lindsay Spanton and junior pitcher and utility player Jenelle Trautman were named from Augustana while junior left fielder Erin...
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Lind Named New NSIC Commissioner

BURNSVILLE, Minn. – The Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference (NSIC) Board of Directors are pleased to announce the hiring of Erin Lind as the commissioner.  Lind will be the NSIC’s fifth full-time commissioner and will begin her duties July 1. Lind joined the NSIC staff in the summer of 2001 and has served as the...
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PACA Awards Senior Scholarships to Two Pierre Riggs High Athletes

PIERRE, S.D. – The Pierre Athletic Coaches Association gave two scholarships to a pair Senior Career Scholarship Athlete awards of Riggs High School Athletes last night at the annual Awards Night at Riggs High School.  Garrett Pochop was selected as the Riggs High Male Athlete Scholarship award winner and Eileen Leong was selected as...
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SDHSAA Seeking Input for State Event Sites

PIERRE, S.D. – The South Dakota High School Activities Association is seeking input relative to SDHSAA state athletic and fine arts tournament locations and amenities.  A quantitative survey has been developed to receive feedback on a variety of issues related to SDHSAA State athletic and fine art events.  The SDHSAA is encouraging all students,...
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Pierre Batting Cages to Open

PIERRE, S.D. –  The batting cages at the Oahe Softball Complex will open for the season Thursday evening.  General hours for the cages will be 5:30-9:00 PM on weeknights and 12-6 PM on weekends with extended hours during tournaments, or by special arrangement. The cages offer five baseball pitching machines at various speeds as...
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Dowling to Run in Special 200 Meter Race Friday

PIERRE, S.D. – Pierre speedster Courtney Dowling will be running in the Howard Wood Dakota Relay’s Special 200 meter race Friday.  The Lady Governor sophomore will be matched up with several other outstanding speedsters in the special race that will be run Friday evening at Howard Wood Field.  She is coming off a record...
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