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Tickets Sales Move to Final Day for 11AA Football Championship Game Friday

  PIERRE, S.D. – Tickets continue to be sold for the Pierre and Watertown State Class 11AA Championship football game Friday night at the Dakotadome in Vermillion.  Tickets are being sold at Riggs High School through 4 pm today.  Ticket prices are $13 for adults and $8 for students.  Purchasers will recieve their tickets...
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Sully Buttes Loses, Lyman Wins and Miller Falls Short in Region Volleyball

  ONIDA, S.D. – The Sully Buttes Chargers bid for a berth in the State Class B volleyball tournament next week fell one game short as they were defeated by Herreid-Selby in 4 games Tuesday night in the Region 2B volleyball match in Onida.  The Chargers dropped the first game 25-16, but came back...
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Paluch Lead SDSU in Loss at Creighton

  OMAHA, Neb. –  Marissa Janning gave Creighton a 61-59 lead with 47 seconds remaining as the Bluejays closed Tuesday’s nonconference game with a 10-4 run to hand South Dakota State a 68-63 loss at the D.J. Sokol Arena.  The Jacks, now 0-2, were led by senior Steph Paluch of Pierre as she scored...
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Tuesday Scoreboard

 College Volleyball Southwest Minnesota St. def.  Augustana 15-25, 25-23, 28-26, 25-20. Black Hills St. def. South Dakota Mines 21-25, 22-25, 25-19, 25-17, 15-7 Women’s College Basketball Creighton 68, S. Dakota St. 63
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Class A and B Volleyball State Tournament Entrants Determined

 High School Volleyball Region 1A Championship Sisseton def. Groton Area, 25-18, 26-24, 25-20 Region 2A Championship Sioux Valley def. Deubrook, 24-26, 25-15, 25-15, 25-21 Region 3A Championship Sioux Falls Christian def. Madison, 25-15, 25-19, 25-10 Region 4A Championship Dakota Valley def. Elk Point-Jefferson, 25-21, 25-14, 25-19 Region 5A Championship Wagner def. Mt. Vernon/Plankinton, 25-20,...
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Stanley County Names New Head Boys Basketball Coach

  FT. PIERRE, S.D. – Stanley County has named a new head boys basketball coach less than 3 weeks before the first practices are scheduled to begin.  Kyle Webb was named as the new head boys basketball coach Monday at the Stanley County School Board meeting.  Webb is taking his first job as a...
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Hafemeyer Earns National Volleyball Honor

  LEXINGTON, Ky. – Augustana senior middle blocker Holly Hafemeyer was named the Sports Imports/AVCA Division II National Player of the Week the organization announced on Tuesday. Hafemeyer was also named the NSIC’s Offensive Player of the Week yesterday, as she matched her career-high in kills in back-to-back matches last weekend. Hafemeyer, a native...
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SDSU Diver Earns Summit League Diver of the Week Award

  ELMHURST, Ill. — Senior Clark Kocourek has been named the Summit League’s Diver of the Week, as announced by conference officials Tuesday morning.  Kocourek swept the boards as South Dakota State downed South Dakota, 161-81 Friday night. Kocourek’s three-meter dive of 319.80 was the second-best in the league this season and just missed...
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Hanson Logs 11 Minutes in Creighton Win

  OMAHA – Former Pierre Governor and 2 time South Dakota Basketball Player of the Year Zach Hanson logged 11 minutes of action last night at the Creighton Blue Jays downed U of Missouri-Kansas City 96-70 to improve to 2-0 on the season.  Hanson scored 2 points and was 0 for 1 from the...
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USD’s Huffer Earns Summit League Weekly Honor

  VERMILLION, S.D. –  University of South Dakota junior left tackle Matt Huffer was named Missouri Valley Football Conference Offensive Lineman of the Week for the period ended Nov. 10. It is the first such honor for Huffer who has started all 21 games for the Coyotes during the last two seasons.  Huffer led...
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