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Augustana Men’s Basketball Coach Awarded National Coach of the Year Award

   ATLANTA, GA – Augustana head men’s basketball coach Tom Billeter is the recipient of the 2013 Clarence “Big House” Gaines National Coach of the Year award. The award is presented annually to the top Division II men’s basketball coach. One of the true legends of all-time, Clarence Gaines retired from Winston-Salem State University...
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Pierre Drops Doubleheader to Mitchell

   PIERRE, S.D.. – The Pierre Governor high school baseball team lost both ends of a doubleheader Saturday as they opened the home portion of their season. Pierre hosted Mitchell at Kelley Field and the visitors shut out Pierre twice by scores of 12-0 and 10-0 leaving Pierre with a 1 and 3 record...
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SDSU Splits Summit League Doubleheader with NDSU

   BROOKINGS, S.D. – Daniel Telford’s three-run home run to cap a five-run fifth inning lifted South Dakota State to a 5-4 win in the opener, and North Dakota State scored three unearned runs en route to a 3-1 victory in Game 2 as the two squads split a Summit League baseball doubleheader Saturday...
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Governor player Zach Hanson Adds More Post Season Awards to Resume

   WATERTOWN, S.D. – Six players have been chosen as the 2013 state high school boys and girls basketball players of the year by the South Dakota Basketball Coaches Association. Boys basketball honorees include Zach Hanson of the State Class AA Champion Pierre Governors in Class AA; Skyler Flatten of Clark-Willow Lake, Class A...
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Gov and Lady Gov Track Continues to Impress at Huron Meet on Friday

   HURON, S.D. – The Pierre Governor and Lady Governor Track and Field team had another very good day on the track Friday at the Huron Invitational. Chris Rumrill had a first place finish for the Governors winning the 400 meter dash in a time of :53.6. Steven Gordon also placed first in the...
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Jacks Drop Summit League Opener to NDSU

   BROOKINGS, S.D. — Kyle Kleinendorst’s two-run single in the top of the eighth inning proved to be the difference as North Dakota State defeated South Dakota State, 3-2, in the Summit League baseball opener for both teams Friday afternoon at blustery Erv Huether Field. A senior right-hander, Straka struck out five, walked two...
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Pierre Baseball Splits Season Opening Doubleheader

   HURON, S.D. – Pitching dominated the inaugural doubleheader for the Pierre Governor High School baseball team. The Govs opened the season with a split losing to Brookings 1-0 but bouncing back to get an 8-3 win over Huron in the season opener in Huron on Friday night. In the opener, Cooper Walton struck...
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Saturday South Dakota Scoreboard

NBA D-League Fort Wayne Mad Ants 125, Sioux Falls Skyforce 112 Central Hockey League First Round Playoffs-Best of Seven Missouri Mavericks 4, Rapid City Rush 2 Series tied 2-2 United States Hockey League Fargo Force 7, Sioux Falls Stampede 4 College Baseball NDSU 3, S. Dakota St. 2 Wayne St. 3, Sioux Falls 2...
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Athletic Director Votes Vary on Athletic Committee Proposals

  PIERRE, S.D. – Class A Athletic Directors are more favorable to a 35 second shot clock in basketball than their Class B counterparts.  Athletic Directors voted on proposals from various sports committee’s last week at the annual Spring meeting of the South Dakota Interscholastic Athletic Administrators Association in Pierre.  Class A Athletic Directors...
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JO Softball Registration Deadline is Monday in Pierre-Ft. Pierre

  PIERRE, S.D. – This Monday is the deadline for JO Fastpitch softball registration in Pierre and Ft. Pierre. You can sign up online at www.oahefastpitch.com … or you can request a paper registration form from Al Bahe at605-280-1914.  You can also pick up a form at Capital Sports.  So far, more than 220...
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