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Miller Speedway Cancels Races

   MILLER, S.D. – Due to rain and stormy weather in the Miller Area on Friday night, Miller Speedway cancelled it’s races. Next action at the Speedway is scheduled for Friday night which will include the popular Quad Racers. Racing is scheduled to begin at 7:30 pm.
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Final Day of Brookings Tournament Cancelled

   BROOKINGS, S.D. – The Pierre Post 8 American Legion baseball team dropped a 6-3 contest to Coon Rapids, Minnesota in what proved to be Pierre’s last contest of the tournament. Heavy Rainfall in Brookings during the overnight forced officials to cancel today’s action in the tournament. So Pierre ends the tournament with a...
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First Go Round Leaders at State High School Finals Rodeo

  BELLE FOURCHE, S.D. – Event winners in the first go round of the South Dakota High School Finals Rodeo Friday in Belle Fourche were led by two sisters from Spearfish. Taylor Engesser had the top time in the barrel racing at 17.397 seconds, while her sister Rickie leads the way in goat tying...
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USD’s Buell Named Summit League Athlete of the Month

   VERMILLION, S.D. – South Dakota pole vaulter Bethany Buell was named The Summit League’s May/June Female Athlete of the Month in a league release on Friday. It’s the second Athlete of the Month Award of her career. Buell tied the NCAA’s outdoor championship pole vault record while winning the title with a mark...
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Sioux Falls Storm Place 7 on IFL All League Teams

  RICHMOND, VA. – The Indoor Football League (IFL) announced the 2013 All-IFL First and Second Teams all league teams yesterday. The two-time defending United Bowl Champion Sioux Falls Storm have an IFL-best 7 selections to all-league teams. Paving the way, literally and figuratively, is Offensive Lineman Myniya Smith and Center Charlie Sanders. It...
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Post 8 Wins Twice Friday in Brookings Tournament

   PIERRE, S.D. – The Pierre Post 8 American Legion Baseball team won twice yesterday at the 23rd annual Wayne Hauschild Memorial baseball tournament in Brookings. Post 8 downed Clear Lake 6-2 behind strong pitching from winning pitcher Cash Anderson as Pierre was limited to only 2 hits on the game, both by Gage...
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Oahe Speedway Set for Weekend Racing

  PIERRE, S.D. – A two day race card that includes the Bully Dog Showdown on the River highlight this weekend at Oahe Speedway north of Pierre.  The Showdown includes senior and junior shootout races on Saturday and the 4th Coca Cola Points Series races of the season on Sunday.  Racing begins on Saturday...
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SF Lincoln Names New Head Coach

  SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Matt Daly has been hired as the new head girls basketball coach at Sioux Falls Lincoln High School, replacing Lyle Pearson. Daly was a Lincoln boys assistant last season.  Pearson stepped down from the position after guiding the Patriots to the schools first girls state basketball tournament title in...
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Pierre Recieves Team Achievment Award

  PIERRE, S.D. – The Pierre Governor and Lady Governor Track and Field teams have been awarded the South Dakota High School Activities Association’s Academic Achievment Team Award.  Any varsity athletic team or fine arts group achieving a combined grade point average of 3.0 or higher is eligible to receive the SDHSAA Academic Achievement...
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20 Individual to be Honored by SDHSAA

  PIERRE, S.D. – A total of 20 individuals will be honored by the South Dakota High School Activities Association by recieving the Associations Distinguished Service Awards during the course of 2013-14 sports seasons.  Those selected include: administrators Terry Nebelsick (Huron), Jim Dorman (S.F. Lincoln), Mike Paris (Sturgis), Chris Sprect (Yankton) and Chuck Wilson...
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