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Governor Basketball Team Earns PACA Honor

PIERRE, S.D. - The 2012-2013 Pierre Governor boys basketball team has been named the Riggs High School Athletes of the Week from the Pierre Athletic Coaches Association.  The Governors began the season with one goal, and on March 16 that goal became reality.  The 2013 South Dakota AA Boys Basketball Champions inspired each other, sacrificed...
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Somsen Named Summit League Pitcher of the Week

  ELMHURST, Ill. — South Dakota State right-hander Layne Somsen was named Summit League Pitcher of the Week after pitching 8 2/3 scoreless innings in a win over Atlantic-10 Conference favorite Saint Louis (Mo.).  A senior from Yankton, Somsen struck out six batters and scattered seven hits and walk in earning his first victory...
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Parent Athlete Meetings This Evening in Pierre

  PIERRE, S.D. – There will be a meeting for parents and players of next year’s Pierre Governor football team this evening.  The Spring Football meeting will be held at 5:30 pm in the Riggs High School Library.  New head football coach Jayson Poppinga and members of his staff will be on hand to...
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USD Womens Basketball to Play in WBI Tournament

  VERMILLION, S.D. – The University of South Dakota Coyotes women’s basketball team accepted an offer Monday night to play in the 16-team Women’s Basketball Invitational (WBI) and will travel to Utah State on Thursday night.  It will be the second meeting of the season between the two squads.  Three months ago USD (17-15)...
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