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USD’s Dinning Earns Summit League Softball Award

VERMILLION, S.D. – South Dakota junior center fielder Katie Dinning has been named Summit League Player of the Week for the period ended March 16. It is the first such honor for Dinning, who is batting .511 (23-for-45) during a season-long 12-game hitting streak.  Dinning batted .526 (20-for-38) in 10 games in Florida last...
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SDSU to Play in WNIT Tournament

BROOKINGS, S.D. – For the eighth consecutive season, the South Dakota State women’s basketball team will participate in postseason play as the Jackrabbits host Butler University out of the Big East Conference Thursday in the first round of the Women’s NIT in the friendly confines of Frost Arena.  Thursday’s game marks the Jackrabbits’ third...
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USD to Play Stanford in NCAA Tournament

VERMILLION, S.D – South Dakota will make its first NCAA Division I Tournament appearance at 5:30 p.m. Saturday against Stanford at Hilton Coliseum in Ames, Iowa, in a nationally televised contest on ESPN2.   The Coyotes (19-13), which earned an automatic bid by winning the Summit League Tournament six days ago, are the No. 15...
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Monday South Dakota Scoreboard

 NBA D-League Iowa Energy 129, Sioux Falls Skyforce 121 College Baseball Augustana 16, Northwestern 5 Central Hockey League Rapid City Rush 3, Quad Cities Mallards 2   OT (Rush wins shootout 1-0)
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Severyn, Palmer and Berg Named to ESD All Conference Team

MITCHELL, S.D. – Senior Kaitlyn Severyn and junior Sydney Palmer of the Pierre Lady Governor basketball team earned First Team All ESD Conference honors from a vote of the league coaches and announced today.  Severyn, a four time all ESD honoree,  wrapped up a 5 year varsity career as one of the all time...
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SDSU Men’s Basketball to Play in CIT Post Season Tournament

BROOKINGS, S.D. – The South Dakota State men’s basketball team accepted an invitation to play in the College Basketball Invitational (CBI) on Sunday, and open the tournament on Wednesday against the Old Dominion Monarchs out of Conference USA in Norfolk, Va., at 7 p.m. ET, 6 p.m. CT.  This marks the third straight postseason...
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Sunday South Dakota Scoreboard

 Indoor Football Sioux Falls Storm 50, Colorado 37 USHL Sioux Falls Stampede 4, Fargo Force 2 High School Hockey Boys State Varsity Hockey Tournament Championship Rushmore 4, Sioux Falls #2 Flyers 3 3rd Place Brookings 7, Pierre-Ft. Pierre 4 5th Place Watertown 6, Aberdeen 2 Women’s College Softball Sioux Falls 8, Slippery Rock 0...
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Capitals End Season with Loss to Brookings

BROOKINGS, S.D. – The Pierre-Ft. Pierre Capitals varsity boys hockey season came to an end Sunday with a 4th place finish at the State High School Varsity hockey tournament.  Pierre-Ft. Pierre dropped a 7-4 verdict to Brookings in the 3rd place game of the tournament.  The Capitals scored 3 goals in the second and...
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All Tournament, Spirit of Su and Spirit of Six Winners Named Saturday Night

UNDATED – The High School Girls Basketball Season came to an end on Saturday. In the Class AA State tournament in Brookings, Sioux Falls Washington downed Mitchell for the title. The All Tournament Team consisted of the following players. Virginia Vifquain-RC Stevens, Kaitlyn Hinch-Spearfish, Lynsey Prosser-Sturgis, Dalee Steen-SF O’Gorman, Tagyn Larson, Paige Mriden, and...
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Three Girls State Basketball Champions Crowned Saturday Night

UNDATED – Sioux Falls Washington, St. Thomas More and Warner won Girls High School State basketball championships Saturday night.  Sioux Falls Washington downed Mitchell 58-51 in the Class AA State title game.  Kelsey Knecht scored 25 points to lead 3 Warriors with double figures.   Mitchell’s Macy Miller had a game 25 in the...
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