Spease Named Boys Basketball Coach at Rapid City Central

  RAPID CITY, S.D. – Longtime assistant coach Vince Spease has been named the new head boys basketball coach at Rapid City Central high school.  The Rapid City School Board approved the hiring at it’s meeting yesterday in Rapid City.  Spease has been an assistant coach in basketball, football and track and field for...
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Northern State Dropping Two Sports Programs and Student Service Program

ABERDEEN, S.D. (AP) — Northern State University is dropping golf, tennis and a student service program and shifting the funding for those programs elsewhere.  The Aberdeen school also is filling open staff positions only if they are deemed a critical need. The moves are a response to rising costs in the face of stagnant...
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Post 8 Splits Doubleheader with Watertown

  PIERRE, S.D. – The Pierre Post 8 American Legion baseball team split a doubleheader with Watertown last night at Hyde Stadium.  Watertown won the opener 7-3 but Pierre bounced back in the nightcap to rally for a 11-10 victory.  In the opener, Pierre had 4 errors and 5 hits.  Gage Curtis had a...
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Thursday South Dakota Scoreboard

American Association Baseball Winnipeg Goldeyes 12, Sioux Falls Canaries 1 American Legion Baseball Watertown 7, Pierre 3 Pierre 11, Watertown 10 Rapid City Post 22 6, Mitchell 5 Rapid City Post 15, Mitchell 1
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Oahe Speedway Races Set For This Weekend

  PIERRE, S.D. – The “Old Skool Drags” and Coca Cola Points Series races highlight the race weekend this weekend at Oahe Speedway North of Pierre.   The “Old Skool Drags” will feature four nostalgia classes.  Sportsman, Hot Rod, Open Wheel and Pro series.  Those races will be held Saturday along with the regular shootout...
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Local Hershey Track and Field Winners

  PIERRE, S.D. – The local Hershey Track and Field meet was held last Saturday in Pierre.  The top 3 finishers in each division qualified for the State Hershey Track and Field meet that will be held in Spearfish on June 22nd.     2013 Pierre, Ft. Pierre, Onida, Prairie City    Local Hershey...
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Augustana Finishes 6th in Learfield Sports Directors Cup Standings

  CLEVELAND – The Northern Sin Intercollegiate Conference placed two teams in the top six of the 2013 Learfield Sports Directors’ Cup standings as Minnesota State finished fourth and Augustana was sixth.  Minnesota State finished in fourth place with 763.25 total points. The Mavericks scored in 12 sports with their highest finish coming in...
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Zenner and Peete on College Football Performance Watch List

  BROOKINGS, S.D. – South Dakota State University football players Doug Peete and Zach Zenner have been named to preseason watch lists for their respective positions by College Football Performance Awards.  Peete received the recognition after earning second-team all-Missouri Valley Football Conference honors in 2012.  He recorded a team-high 13.5 tackles for loss, while...
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Governor Basketball to Compete in NDSU Team Camp

  PIERRE, S.D. – The Pierre Governor basketball team is preparing for their second summer team camp of the season this weekend when they head north to Fargo, North Dakota for the North Dakota State team camp.  Governor head coach Terry Becker says that they will play mostly the Fargo schools in that camp. ...
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USD Athlete Competes in NCAA Track and Field Meet

  EUGENE, Ore. – South Dakota freshman thrower Meghan Dennis finished 20th in the javelin throw on Wednesday at the NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships at Hayward Field in Eugene, Ore.  Dennis recorded her best mark of 143-3 on her second attempt. She had a mark of 135-5 on her first attempt and...
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