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Fall Athletic Meetings Scheduled for Riggs High School Athletes

PIERRE, S.D. – The annual Pierre Riggs High player meetings are scheduled for August 4th at Riggs High School Main Gym at 6:30 pm.  Pierre Riggs High School Athletic Director Dan Whalen says that the meeting is open for player who will be particpating in any sport at Riggs High School for the coming...
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SDSU Full Womens Basketball Schedule Released

  BROOKINGS, S.D. – Matchups with seven teams that played in the postseason a year ago, a pair of Big East opponents and a Southeastern Conference foe highlight the 2014-15 South Dakota State women’s basketball schedule.  The Jackrabbits, who are coming off their eighth 20-win season and eighth Division I postseason appearance in 2013-14,...
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Amanda Clement

First Female to Umpire Men’s Baseball Honored

YANKTON, S.D. (AP) – A woman recognized as baseball’s first female professional umpire has been inducted into the Yankton College Alumni Hall of Fame. Amanda Clement was only 16 when she was paid to umpire a semipro game in Hawarden, Iowa, in 1904 when the hired umpire didn’t show up. She did well enough...
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Ken Heupel

Former Northern St. Football Coach to be Recognized by School

ABERDEEN, S.D. – Northern State is excited to announce that longtime NSU football coach Ken Heupel will be recognized at the Wolves’ Oct. 25 home football game against St. Cloud State. It will mark Coach Heupel’s first return to NSU since his departure in 2004.  Coach Heupel compiled a record of 44-33 in his...
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