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Daniel Telford

SDSU Telford is Summit League Athlete of the Month

  ELMHURST, Ill. — South Dakota State University designated hitter Daniel Telford was named Tuesday as the Summit League Male Athlete of the Month for April.  A senior from Newmarket, Ontario, Telford batted .528 (19-for-36) with 16 runs batted in, reaching base in all 11 games he played. He recorded a hit in 10 contests, including...
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NSIC Baseball All Conference Team Includes Augustana and Northern State Players

  BURNSVILLE, Minn. – Two players from Augustana were named to the first team All Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference baseball team named today and voted on by coaches of the NSIC teams.  Junior second baseman Jake Petersen and senior outfielder Nate Hewes earned the honor.  Four players from Augustana and one from Northern State...
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Brigitte Gross

USF Pole Vaulter Gross Earns NSIC Award

  BURNSVILLE, Minn. – University of Sioux Falls Pole Vaulter Brigitte Gross has earned Field Athlete of the Week honors from the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference.  Gross, a junior from Alexandria, cleared 13-5.75 (4.11m) to earn the women’s pole vault title and break the school record which she previously set in 2011. Her record-setting...
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Monday South Dakota Scoreboard

American Association Baseball Exhibition Sioux Falls Canaries 5, Sioux City Explorers 3 High School Baseball Sioux Falls Roosevelt 2, Brandon Valley 0 High School Boys Tennis Sioux Falls Lincoln 6, Mitchell 3 Sioux Falls Lincoln 8, Aberdeen Central 1 Sioux Falls O’Gorman 9, Yankton 0 High School Girls Golf Greater Dakota Conference Meet 1....
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Lady Govs Repeat as ESD Champions

  YANKTON, S.D. – The Pierre Lady Governor golf team won their second consecutive ESD Conference Golf Championship Monday at the Fox Run Golf Course in Yankton.  The Lady Govs fired a 329 team score to best runner up Yankton by 10 strokes.  Watertown finished third with a 350 followed by Huron’s 352.  Aberdeen...
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Nick Meriggan

USD’s Denny is Summit League Pitcher of the Week

  VERMILLION, S.D.—South Dakota senior pitcher Erica Denney was named the Summit League’s Pitcher of the Week in a release by the league on Monday. It is the first SL Pitcher of the Week honor for Denney, who was named Great West Pitcher of the Week once previously.  Denney struck out six batters in...
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Jim Thorson

Thorson Stepping Down at Yankton

  YANKTON, S.D. – For the first time since 1995, there will be a new face leading the Mount Marty College men’s basketball program.  Jim Thorson announced his retirement from the position Monday, according to a press release from Mount Marty College. He will assume “other duties in athletics,” the release said. A search...
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Rocamora,Robbie

Northern State Baseball Player Earns NSIC Weekly Honor

  SIOUX CITY – Robbie Rocamora went on his own personal power trip this week, drilling five home runs, three doubles and a triple in six games to end the 2013 regular season and in the process earned the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Player of the Week award.   Rocamora went 13-for-26 from the plate,...
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Pierre Sweeps Doubleheader

  STURGIS, S.D. – The Pierre High School Spring baseball team won twice yesterday as they swept a doubleheader from Sturgis winning the opener 8-3 and then taking the nitecap 3-0.  Cooper Walton struck out 7 over 3 innings in the first game to pick up the win with releif help from Nick Rabern...
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Becker Named Coach of the Year by S.D. Coaches Association

  PIERRE, S.D. – Pierre Governor head boys basketball coach Terry Becker has been Boys Basketball Coach of the Year by the South Dakota High School Coaches Association.  Becker concluded his 9th season in Pierre by guiding the Governors to the State Class AA Basketball Championship.  He has taken the Governors to 7 of...
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