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Two SDSU Players Earn All Region Honors

  BROOKINGS, S.D. — Two key members of South Dakota State’s Summit League tournament champion baseball team were named Tuesday to the All-Midwest Region Team by the American Baseball Coaches Association. Representing the Jackrabbits on the honor squad were first-team relief pitcher J.D. Moore and second-team designated hitter Daniel Telford.  Moore established a new Jackrabbit single-season saves...
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USD Announces Game Times and Schedules North Dakota

  VERMILLION, S.D. – University of South Dakota has announced the starting times of its six home football games to be played at the DakotaDome during the 2013 season. Those times are listed in the schedule below: Date Opponent Time Aug. 31 UC Davis                2 p.m. Oct. 5 Missouri State            2 p.m. Oct. 12...
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Pierre Youth Softball Team Finishes 3 and 1 in a Weekend Tournament

  PIERRE, S.D. – The Pierre Pride 12U fastpitch team competed in their second tournament of the season this past weekend, earning a 3 and 1 record at the Interlakes Youth Fastpitch Invitational held in Madison.  The Pride opened the tournament with a 15-0 victory over team Venon from Mitchell.  Flandreau fell to the...
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Post 8 Baseball Teams Return to Action

  PIERRE, S.D. – The Pierre Post 8 American Legion Baseball team returns to action after a so so weekend in a tournament in Rapid City.  Post 8 travels to Spearfish tonight for a single 9 inning game against Spearfish who is a region opponent of Pierre.  Post 8 will take a 8-8 record...
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Tuesday Scoreboard

American Association Baseball Laredo Lemurs 5, Sioux Falls Canaries 3 American Legion Baseball Aberdeen 9, Huron 8 Huron 10, Aberdeen 3 Sioux Falls West 15, Mitchell 9 Sioux Falls East 7, Yankton 3 Amatuer Baseball Redfield 17, Miller 2
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Twins Minor League Team Involved in Florida Crash

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) – A bus carrying a minor league team affiliated with the Minnesota Twins was involved in a wrong-way interstate crash in Florida that killed the driver of the other car. Florida Highway Patrol Sgt. Dylan Bryan says no one on the bus was injured in the crash that occurred about 4:25...
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North Star Athletic Conference Names First Commissioner

   JAMESTOWN, N.D. – The North Star Athletic Association Board of Directors has announced that Cory Anderson has been selected as the inaugural commissioner of the new NAIA athletic conference. Anderson comes to the NSAA with over 25 years of experience in coaching, higher education, the private sector, and non-profit administration, including his most...
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Lions Sign Former NDSU Standout Matt Veldman, Cut TE Dominique Curry

DETROIT (AP) – The Detroit Lions have signed tight end Matt Veldman and released tight end Dominique Curry. The moves were announced Monday. Veldman was cut by the Jacksonville Jaguars last week. The former North Dakota State standout signed with the Jaguars a year ago, but didn’t play because he tore a knee ligament...
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Packers Release Linebacker Desmond Bishop

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) – The Green Bay Packers have released linebacker Desmond Bishop. The move Monday was expected as a cost-saving measure. Bishop was due to make $3.464 million this season after missing all of last year with a hamstring injury. The 28-year-old inside linebacker had 310 tackles, nine sacks, seven forced fumbles...
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Trevor Mbakwe Gets Chance to Work Out for Wolves

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – The Minnesota Timberwolves are working out another group of draft prospects. Their guests on Monday afternoon included a player that president of basketball operations Flip Saunders is quite familiar with: former Gophers standout Trevor Mbakwe. Saunders watched Mbakwe play often last season at Williams Arena, where the team’s new boss once...
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