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Augustana Moves Up in Womens Basketball Poll

  INDIANAPOLIS – The Augustana women’s basketball team continued to climb the polls moving up to No. 7 in the latest USA today Sports Coaches’ Poll. The Vikings, now sitting at 5-0, defeated then No.9 Wayne State on Saturday 82-56 and jumped up three spots.  Ashland (Ohio) remains in the top spot followed by...
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Former Lady Gov Soccer Player Earns Scholar-Athlete Honors

  MITCHELL, S.D. – Former Pierre Soccer standout, Linsey Peterson, of the Dakota Wesleyan University soccer program earned Daktronics-NAIA Scholar-Athlete status for the 2012 season.  Peterson is a junior midfielder and is majoring in sport, exercise and wellness. Peterson, for the 3rd year in a row, was also named to the All-Great Plains Athletic...
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SDSU’s Zenner Named All American

  BROOKINGS, S.D. — South Dakota State University running back Zach Zenner was named Tuesday to the 2012 AFCA Football Championship Subdivision Coaches’ All-America Team.  Zenner was one of only two sophomores named to the 25-player All-America team, which is selected by the American Football Coaches Association. During the 2012 season, Zenner rushed for...
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Former Sully Buttes Golfer Transferring to Dakota Wesleyan

  MITCHELL,S.D. – Former Sully Buttes golfer Tommy Anderson will join the Tiger men’s golf program starting in the spring semester. Anderson is transferring from the Division I Central Florida, and comes to the Tigers with freshman eligibility.  Anderson graduated from Ponte Vedra High School in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla., but spent the first...
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Rush Player Suspended by CHL

  RAPID CITY, S.D. – The Central Hockey League announced on Monday a four-game suspension of a Rapid City Rush player stemming from incidents in separate games last Saturday.  Rush defenseman Justin Sawyer was suspended as a result of a charging major penalty and a game misconduct call in Saturday’s game with the Bloomington...
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Varnado Named NBA-D League Player of the Week

  SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Jarvis Varnado of the Sioux Falls Skyforce was today named NBA Development League Performer of the Week for games played Nov. 23 – Dec. 2   A 6-9, 210-pound forward out of Mississippi State, who had been in training camp with the Miami Heat, Varnado led Sioux Falls to a...
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Augustana Football Coaching Search Down to 3

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Augustana Director of Athletics Bill Gross announced on Monday that three candidates have been invited to campus as finalists in its search for a new head football coach.  The finalists include David Brown II, head coach at Missouri S&T, Daren Wilkinson, former quarterbacks coach and recruiting coordinator at Colorado State...
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NSIC Tabs Tetzlaff as Mens Basketball Player of the Week

  BURNSVILLE, Minn. – Dustin Tetzlaff averaged 19.0 points and 8.5 rebounds while missing just three shots from the floor all week to lead the Northern State Wolves to a pair of wins over Carleton College on Wednesday and Minnesota St.-Moorhead to open NSIC play on Saturday.  Tetzlaff has been named the Northern Sun...
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Capitals Hockey Teams Have Split Success on Sunday

  BROOKINGS, S.D. – Three second period goals by Cash Anderson, Jace Jerome and Austin Wagner were all that the Pierre-Ft. Pierre Capitals Varsity hockey team needed as the Cap’s downed Brookings 3-2 yesterday splitting the two game series between the two squads over the weekend.  Brookings won Saturday’s contest 7-2.  Wagner’s goal at...
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Governor Wrestlers Go 5-0 During Opening Weekend

  WATERTOWN, S.D. – The Pierre Governor wrestling team picked up where they left off last season.  The defending State Class A champions were impressive to say the least as they cruised to 5 victory over the weekend in the season opening wrestlling dual with Watertown and their second consecutive Watertown 8 team dual...
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