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3 Pierre Soccer Players the First to Play in National Tournament

  PIERRE, S.D. – Soccer players Katie Nielson, Morgan Hluchy, and Rebecca Ehrenfried of Pierre will join the South Dakota United Legacy U16 girls team on July 10-14th when they represent the South Dakota Soccer Association and US Youth Soccer Region II at the US Youth Soccer National Presidents’ Cup in Auburndale, Florida.   It...
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Oahe Speedway Winners from Last Weekend

  PIERRE, S.D. – Shootout winners were determined last weekend at Oahe Speedway north of Pierre during the Bully Dog Showdown on the River.  Saturday’s shootout races, the winners included Rick Meier of Box Elder in the Box Shootout while Randy Compsen of Valley City, North Dakota won the No Box Shootout.  Bob Kuntz...
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Make Up Games Announced for Capital City Baseball Association

  PIERRE, S.D. – All Capital City Baseball Association Little League Majors division teams have had one rain out game this year in Pierre.  Capital City Baseball Association officials say they left the calendar open on the 1st  and 2nd of July for make-up games so will play the games that were cancelled on May...
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Post 8 Fundraiser Set for Friday Evening in Pierre

   PIERRE, S.D. – The Pierre Post 8 Legion and Teener Baseball program will be hosting its annual roast beef fundraiser this Friday at the Pierre Post 8 American Legion Cabin.  Serving will be from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.   The menu is roast beef sandwiches, salads and dessert. The price is a free...
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Munsen Earns National Honor

  DES MOINES, IA -  Up against seven other finalists for national boys basketball coach of the year, former Mitchell basketball coach GaryMunsen came away with the title.  The honor, which was presented in Des Moines, IA, is in recognition of Munsen’s lifetime achievements which include 673 boys varsity wins to go along with...
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Getz Wins Junior Golf Tour Stop in Huron

  HURON, S.D. – Pierre two time state individual golf champion Hallie Getz fired a 76 to win the First Dakota National Bank SDGA Junior Golf tour tournament played yesterday at the Broadland Creek Golf Course in Huron.  Getz posted a 6 stroke victory over Karni Love of Huron in the girls 16-18 division...
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Rattlers Fall Out of S.D. Amatuer Baseball Rankings

  WATERTOWN, S.D. -  The Renner Monarchs have taken over the top spot in Class A in this week’s South Dakota amateur baseball poll.  The Monarchs switched spots with the Sioux Falls Brewers this week, moving up from No. 2 to No. 1.  Alexandria continues to lead the Class B division. Here is the...
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Post 8 Loses a Pair of Games in Brookings

  BROOKINGS, S.D. – The Pierre Post 8 American Legion baseball team saw their losing streak reach 3 as they were swept in a doubleheader at Brookings yesterday.  Post 8 lost the first game 16-6 and then were beaten in the nightcap 8-5 by the Bandits.  The losses bring Pierre’s record to 10-13 on...
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DSU’s Coy Earns Academic All American Honors

  TOWSON, Md. – Senior Andy Coy of Dakota State University was selected to the 2013 Capital One Academic All-American College Division men’s cross country and track & field first team earlier this week. Coy majors in Biology with a 3.96 GPA, hailing from Hill City.  It was Coy’s second consecutive year that he...
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Pierre U16 Softball New Equipment

  PIERRE, S.D. – The Pierre Pride U16 fastpitch Oahe JO softball team was awarded a Healthy Communities/Healthy Youth Turner Grant to help purchase some much needed equipment this year. Thanks to the grant that was awarded, the team was able to purchase a new set of catcher’s gear and six batting helmets. The...
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