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SDSU Athletics Introduces New Strategic Plan

 BROOKINGS, S.D. — Recognizing recent accomplishments while eyeing long-term success in the future, South Dakota State University Athletics has unveiled its new strategic plan, The Jackrabbit Way. SDSU Athletic Direcotr Justin Sell says the new strategic plan reinforces many of the same core values and principles that have long been in place within Jackrabbit...
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Winner and Chamberlain to Play for Region 6A Girls Title

UNDATED – Chamberlain and Winner won semi final game of the Region 6A Girls Basketball tournament Thursday night. Chamberlain edged Cheyenne Eagle Butte 55-53 and Winner downed Miller 83-29 in semi final games. In the Chamberlain victory over Cheyenne Eagle Butte, Kennedy Wagner scored 31 points to lead the Chamberlain. Brittany Goodlow added nine...
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State Class B Wrestling Tourney Starts Today in Aberdeen

ABERDEEN, S.D. – The Stanley County Buffalo wrestling team will have 11 wrestlers entered in the State Class B Wrestling Tournament that begins today in Aberdeen at the Barnett Center on the campus of Northern State University. 11 is the largest number of wrestlers entered from Stanley County in recent years. Potter County has...
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Lyman Wins District 13B Girls Basketball Title

 WHITE RIVER, S.D. – Chesney Garnos hit two free throws in the closing moments for the Lyman girls’ basketball team to secure a 46-43 win over Jones county and win the District 13B girls basketball tournament Thursday in White River. Brooklyn Halverson finished with 10 points, seven rebounds and three blocks for Lyman, while...
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SDSU Women Win Summit League Title; SDSU Men Sweep Denver

DENVER, Colo. – South Dakota State (21-8, 12-1) claimed its fifth Summit League regular-season title and the No. 1 seed in the upcoming league championship with a 69-55 victory over Denver (6-22, 4-9) in women’s basketball action Thursday in front of 351 fans in Magness Arena. Junior Megan Waytashek led four Jackrabbits in double...
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Thursday Night Scoreboard

 Men’s College Basketball S. Dakota St. 78, Denver 69 NDSU 82, South Dakota 54 Women’s College Basketball S. Dakota St.  69, Denver 55 South Dakota 95, NDSU 87    OT  Northern Star Athletic Aassociaation Quarterfinals Dakota St. 97, Presentation 69 High School Boys Basketball Gayville-Volin 62, Marion 49 Parker 54, Freeman 43 Platte-Geddes 59, Gregory 49 Rapid City...
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Govs Bring 12 to Class A Wrestling Tournament Starting Today

RAPID CITY, S.D. – The Pierre Governors begin defense of their back to back State High School Class A Wrestling tournament championships today as the Class A State High School Wrestling tournament begins today in Rapid City at the Rushmore Plaza Civic Center. The Governors have 12 wrestlers entered in the tournament after qualifying...
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Kuemper Has 21 Saves in Wild’s 3-0 Win Over Oilers

EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) – Darcy Kuemper made 21 saves to earn his second career shutout and the Minnesota Wild returned from the Olympic break with a 3-0 victory over the Edmonton Oilers on Thursday night. Mikael Granlund, Stephane Veilleux and Dany Heatley scored for the Wild, who won their third game in a row....
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Sully Buttes and Potter County Meet for Region 2B Championship

 UNDATED – The Region 3B Basketball Championship will feature a couple of long time rivals meeting with a trip to the State Class B Girls Basketball tournament on the line. Top rated Sully Buttes defeated Highmore-Harrold 57-31 to win the Region 4B championship Thursday night and Potter County won the District 3B title with...
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USD Golfer Earns Summit League Weekly Honor

VERMILLION, S.D.—South Dakota junior golfer Samuel Matthew has been named the Summit League’s Male Golfer of the Week for the period ended Feb. 25. It is the first career Golfer of the Week award for Matthew, who hails from Roseville, Minn.  Matthew placed 12th of 100 competitors at Loyola’s (Md.) Snowman Getaway held Monday...
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