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Guthrie-Bartlett Finish 1-2 in SDGA Junior Golf Tour Tournament

WATERTOWN, S.D. – The Pierre Lady Govs 1-2 golfing punch of Karissa Guthrie and Katie Bartlett finished 1-2 in the girls 16-18 divsion of the SDGA Junior Golf tournament played Tuesday at the Cattail Crossing Country Club in Watertown.  Guthrie, the ESD champion from Pierre this spring fired a 79 and Bartlett, who was...
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Guthrie Wins SDGA Junior Tournament on Monday

RAPID CITY, S.D. – Pierre’s Karissa Guthrie fired an 84 and posted a two shot victory in the 2nd SDGA Junior Golf tournament on Monday.  The tournament was golfed at the Golf Club at Red Rock near Rapid City.  Guthrie was playing in the girls 16-18 age division.  It was the second tournament that...
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Rattlers Rained Out

PIERRE, S.D. – The Pierre Rattlers amateur baseball teams game at Wessington Springs was rained out with the two teams playing in the 2nd inning in Wessington Springs.  There was no score and Rattlers General Manager Tom Magedanz says the game has not been rescheduled.  The next game for the Rattlers will be thier...
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Runoff Elections for 2 SDHSAA Board Seats

PIERRE, S.D. – The first round of election results for the SDHSAA Board of Directors has resulted in a runoff election for two SDHSAA board positions.  A runoff election will be held to determine the individual who will fill the Large School Group Board of Education position on the SDHSAA Board of Directors. The...
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SDSU Wins Summit League Commissioners Cup

ELMHURST, Ill. – South Dakota State earned its third overall and second-straight Summit League Commissioner’s Cup title with a total of 85.5 points at the conclusion of the 2013-14 academic year. The Jackrabbits also captured both the Dr. William Steinbrecher Men’s All-Sports Award and the Dr. Helen Smiley Women’s All-Sports Award. South Dakota State...
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BHSU Wins Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Sportsmanship Award

SPEARFISH, S.D. – Black Hills State University Athletics has won the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Sportsmanship Cup for the second year in a row. This award is voted on by coaches and student-athletes that are currently a part of the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference (RMAC). With Black Hills State University being a part of...
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Class A Schools to Use Shot Clock Beginning Next Year

PIERRE, S.D. – South Dakota Class A high school basketball will have the shot clock for the 2014-15 school year after a proposed amendment failed to receive the necessary support to halt the change.  The South Dakota High School Activities Association announced Monday that the school boards from South Dakota voted 89 yes to...
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Pierre Junior Legion Drops Doubleheader

PIERRE, S.D. – The Post 8 Junior Legion baseball team saw their record even up at 2 and 2 as they were swept in a doubleheader against Aberdeen Smittys Monday night in Pierre.  Aberdeen won the opener 8-1 and then took the nightcap 17-7 scoring 12 of the 17 runs runs in the final...
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Augustana Softball Finishes Rated 15th Nation

LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Augustana College softball was ranked 15th in the final National Fastpitch Coaches’ Association Top 25 poll the organization announced on Friday. Augustana was ranked for 14 straight weeks in the national poll during the 2014 season, being ranked as high as fifth for three consecutive weeks.  Augustana finished the season 46-15,...
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Pierre U16 Softball Team Goes 3-1 in Watertown Tournament

WATERTOWN, S.D. – A gray, soggy start to the day quickly turned bright for the Pierre Fastpitch 16U team on Sunday. Playing in the “Day at the Diamond” event in Watertown, Pierre started on the short end of a 12-2 score against Madison Cars for Les. The Green Machine battled back with three straight...
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