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Sioux Falls School District Plans Sports Survey

  SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – The Sioux Falls School District will survey students this fall about their interest in various sports, though officials say the decision is not directly related to a complaint about equal opportunities for female athletes.     The National Women’s Law Center in 2012 filed complaints against 12 school districts nationwide including...
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Thunderstruck Race Team Comes to Oahe Speedway

  PIERRE, S.D. – The “Thunderstruck” Jet Dragster team of Mae and “Wild” Bill Decker will make their first, ever , appearance at Oahe Speedway, on Saturday, August 31, and Sunday, September 1. The Gillette, Wyoming race team will make a special appearance at Lynn’s Dakotamart, in Pierre, on Friday, August 30, from 1pm til...
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Stanley County Names New Head Girls Basketball Coach

  FT. PIERRE, S.D. – The Stanley County School District has hired Lex Heathershaw as thenew head girls varsity basketball coach of the Lady Buffalos.  Heathershaw replaces Matt Jensen, who stepped down at the end of the 2012-2013 school year. Heathershaw, who has spent his entire coaching career with Stanley County,  has no varsity...
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Expectations High for SDSU Football Team

  BROOKINGS, S.D. – Expectations are high at South Dakota State for the Jackrabbit football program  and that was pointed out yesterday during media day at Brookings.  Head coach John Stigelmeier says that he is exited about the season at hand.  He said he is excited about the leadership of this years team that...
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Dimock Emery and Dell Rapids PBR Win at State B

  SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Dell Rapids PBR and Dimock-Emery won second round games last night at the Class B State Amatuer Baseball tournament in Sioux Falls.  Dell Rapids PBR downed Salem 4-1 thanks to a 3 run 5th inning that broke a 1-1 tie.  Colin Karst was the winning pitcher allowing 6 hits...
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GPAC Pre Season Volleyball Not Kind to South Dakota Teams

  SIOUX CITY, Iowa – Midland Lutheran and Northwestern shared the top spot in the Great Plains Athletic Conference preseason volleyball poll, announced on Monday.  Both Midland and Northwestern had 86 points in the poll of GPAC volleyball coaches. Midland had five first-place votes, with Northwestern garnering four, and Doane and Hastings recording one...
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Monday Scoreboard

American Association Baseball Sioux Falls Canaries 1, St. Paul Saints 0     11 innings Amateur Baseball Class B State Tournament Second Round Dell Rapids PBR 4, Salem 1 Dimock Emery 3, Colman 2
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Men’s State Fastpitch Softball Tournament Determines Champions

  SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – The Sioux Falls Rockies won the South Dakota State Men’s Fastpitch softball tournament held this past weekend in Sioux Falls.  The Rockies downed Ramona/Jay Egge Transmission of Sioux Falls in the championship game.  Young’s Primetime Sports of Watertown finished third and Graber Associates of Freeman were 4th.  In the...
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Pierre Middle School Athlete-Parent Meetings Set for Next Wednesday

  PIERRE, S.D. – There will be a meeting for Pierre Middle School Athletes and their parents coming up on Monday night of next week, August 19th.  The meeting will be held in  the  Georgia Morse Middle School South Gymnasium.  The meeting Open to all athletes and their parents that plan to participate in...
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Hillsview Dessert Classic Wraps Up Play Sunday

PIERRE, S.D. – The Hillsview Dessert Classic drew 48 golfers as it was played over the weekend at Hillsview Golf Course in Pierre.  The Dessert Classic is the major tournament of the season but was not played the last two years due to flooding at Hillsview.  Tournament organizer and Hillsview Golf Pro Carin Hayn says...
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