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Post 8 Drops Contest at Spearfish

  SPEARFISH, S.D. – The Pierre Post 8 American Legion Baseball team saw their record drop below the .500 mark as they were defeated at Spearfish last night 19-9 in a 9 inning game callled after 7 on the 10 run mercy rule.  With the loss, Post 8 is now 8 and 9 on...
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Rattlers Improve to 9-0 on Season

  WINNER, S.D. – The Pierre Rattlers Amateur baseball team improved their record to 9 and 0 on the season with a 15-7 win over Winner last night in Winner.  Allen Goodman had a huge offensive night going 4 for 4 at the plate with a double and 4 runs scored.  Tyson Lindekugel and...
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SDSU Sophomore Becomes First Summit League Outdoor Track Athlete of the Year

  ELMHURST, Ill. – Trent Lusignan was one of four athletes to be named Summit League Outdoor Track and Field Athletes of the Year on Wednesday. Lusignan is the first athlete from SDSU to be honored with the title of Male Outdoor Track Athlete of the Year.   As a sophomore, Lusignan swept the 5,000-meter...
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Dowling Earns Gatorade Track Athlete of the Year Award

  PIERRE, S.D. – Pierre Riggs High Athletic Director Dan Whalen says that Lady Governor Track sprinter Courtney Dowling has been named the Gatorade South Dakota Track Athlete of the Year.  Dowling, a freshman, is the third track athlete from Pierre to have earned the national honor.  Quincy Christie was a two time Gatorade...
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Capital City Tennis Tournament this Weekend in Pierre

  PIERRE, S.D. – The weekend will be the 16th annual Capital City Open Tennis Tournament  in Pierre. The three-day tournament that begins on Friday and wraps up on Sunday will bring some of the top players in South Dakota to Pierre for the tournament hosted by the Pierre Area Tennis Association.  The tournament...
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3 Sioux Falls Area Schools Will Play SDHSAA Soccer Next Year

  PIERRE, S.D. – Three Sioux Falls-area high schools have added soccer programs for this fall.  South Dakota High School Activities Association assistant executive secretary John Krogstrand says that Tea and Harrisburg will be joining the High School Soccer ranks beginning next year in the boys and girls divisions and Garretson will field a girls...
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Two SDSU Players Earn All Region Honors

  BROOKINGS, S.D. — Two key members of South Dakota State’s Summit League tournament champion baseball team were named Tuesday to the All-Midwest Region Team by the American Baseball Coaches Association. Representing the Jackrabbits on the honor squad were first-team relief pitcher J.D. Moore and second-team designated hitter Daniel Telford.  Moore established a new Jackrabbit single-season saves...
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USD Announces Game Times and Schedules North Dakota

  VERMILLION, S.D. – University of South Dakota has announced the starting times of its six home football games to be played at the DakotaDome during the 2013 season. Those times are listed in the schedule below: Date Opponent Time Aug. 31 UC Davis                2 p.m. Oct. 5 Missouri State            2 p.m. Oct. 12...
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Pierre Youth Softball Team Finishes 3 and 1 in a Weekend Tournament

  PIERRE, S.D. – The Pierre Pride 12U fastpitch team competed in their second tournament of the season this past weekend, earning a 3 and 1 record at the Interlakes Youth Fastpitch Invitational held in Madison.  The Pride opened the tournament with a 15-0 victory over team Venon from Mitchell.  Flandreau fell to the...
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Post 8 Baseball Teams Return to Action

  PIERRE, S.D. – The Pierre Post 8 American Legion Baseball team returns to action after a so so weekend in a tournament in Rapid City.  Post 8 travels to Spearfish tonight for a single 9 inning game against Spearfish who is a region opponent of Pierre.  Post 8 will take a 8-8 record...
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