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2 Riggs High Coaching Positions Filled

PIERRE, S.D. – The Pierre School Board filled 2 of three vacant varsity head coaching positions for next season at their regularly scheduled school board meeting held Monday night in Pierre.  Shawn Lewis is the new head wrestling coach for the two time defending state champion Governor wrestling program. Lewis has been the assistant...
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USD to Induct Five Individuals and a Team into Hall of Fame

  VERMILLION, S.D.–Five individuals including two sisters and one team will comprise the 2013 Henry Heider Coyote Sports Hall of Fame Class announced Monday by University of South Dakota’s athletics department. The induction ceremony will take place Oct. 12 during USD’s Hall of Fame Weekend.  Cross country runner Joel Fenske, football player Jim Glogowski (’97,...
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3rd Coca Cola Points Series Races Run Yesterday at Oahe Speedway

  PIERRE, S.D. – Rain on Saturday forced Oahe Speedway officials to cancel races but yesterday was a different day and 3rd Coca Cola Points Series races were run.  In the Super Pro Division, Terry Henrickson of Rapid City prevailed defeating Dan Mohr of Mitchell in the finals.  The Pro Division finals went to...
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Pierre Youth Fastpitch Softball Teams Rained out of Weekend Tournament

PIERRE, S.D. – The Pierre Pride 16U and 12U fastpitch teams had a weekend tournament in Brookings washed out by steady rain. Each team started action on Saturday afternoon, but play was suspended about 1:30pm and eventually cancelled for the entire weekend. Both teams are entered in another tournament this coming weekend in Madison.
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Colorado Team Wins Master Circuit Walleye Tournament

  PIERRE, S.D. – A pair of Colorado Fisherman won the Cabella’s Masters Walleye Circuits tournament over the weekend.   Mark Schoning and Chad Kiefer led wire-to-wire to win the Circuit’s Lake Oahe qualifying tournament out at Spring Creek. Schoning,  of Colorado Springs, and Kiefer, of Brighton, topped the Day One leaderboard with 18 pounds,...
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Governor Football Team Goes to Camp in Fargo this Week

  PIERRE, S.D. – Members of the Pierre Governor Football Team will be attending a football team camp in Moorhead, Minnesota.  First year Governor head coach Jayson Poppinga says the camp is being held at Concordia College in Moorhead.  About 30 upper classman will be making the trip that features a 7 on 7...
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Sunday Scoreboard

  American Association Baseball Sioux Falls Canaries 9, Gary SouthShore Rail Cats 5 American Legion Baseball Koester Border Battle Tournament in Pierre Pierre 9, Bismarck, N.D.  0 Rapid City Post 320 14, Mandan, N.D. 4 Rapid City Post 320 7, Bismarck, N.D. 6 Rapid City Post 22 3, Davy Jones Cardinals 2
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Post 8 Goes 3-0 Wins Koester Border Battle Tournament Title

  PIERRE, S.D. – The Pierre Post 8 American Legion baseball team swept 3 North Dakota teams over the weekend to win the title of the first annual Koester Border Battle tournament at Hyde Stadium.  Rain forced officials to revamp the schedule and they got 3 games in on Saturday.  Post 8 played in...
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Oahe Speedway Cancels Races on Saturday

   PIERRE, S.D. – Saturday’s race card at Oahe Speedway North of Pierre was cancelled due to inclement weather. The schedule included regular shootout races and the Burnouts Not Bruises race sponsored by the Missouri Shores Domestic Violence Center. That race has been rescheduled for August 17th. Racing Sunday will be held as scheduled...
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Post 8 Wins Twice on Saturday in Koester Border Battle

   PIERRE, S.D. – The Pierre Post 8 American Legion baseball team won two games Saturday in the rain revised Koester Border Battle tournament. Post 8 edged Mandan, North Dakota 6-4 as Ryan Goodwin pitched and hit Post 8 to the victory. The field at Hyde Stadium then dried enough for Pierre to down...
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