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Jacks Sign 4 to Women’s Basketball Program

  BROOKINGS, S.D. — Head coach Aaron Johnston announced Wednesday that four high school standouts have signed a National Letter of Intent indicating they plan to enroll at South Dakota State University nextfall and compete for the Jackrabbit women’s basketball team. Signing Wednesday, the first day of the fall signing period, were:  Tiffaney Flaata,...
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Changes in High School Football Discussed

  PIERRE, S.D. – The addition of a physical 25-second play clock for teams in 11AA and 11AAA was one of three major discussion points at a football advisory committee meeting Tuesday by the South Dakota High School Activities Association in Pierre.  SDHSAA Assistant Executive Director John Krogstrand said the meeting had several topics...
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Meetings for Pierre Athletes Set for Thursday

  PIERRE, S.D. – A copule of meetings for Pierre athletes are scheduled at Riggs High School over the course of the next few days.  Any girl interested in playing basketball this season or being a manager of the team, should attend a informational meeting tomorrow evening at 5:30 pm in the Riggs High...
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High School Volleyball State Tournaments

  PIERRE, S.D. – Two high school volleyball officials from Pierre will be working in the State Class B high school volleyball tournament that will be played tomorrow through Sunday at the Corn Palace in Mitchell.  Jo Auch of Pierre will be the Supervising Official of the state B tournament Tim Hollar of Pierre...
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Jacks Win Men’s Basketball Home Opener

  BROOKINGS, S.D. (AP) — Nate Wolters scored 22 points and Jordan Dykstra nailed four 3-point shots as South Dakota State held on to keep in front of Tennessee State 78-71 on Tuesday night in its home opener.  Wolters was 6 of 11 from the field and made all 10 of his free throws...
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Rush Edge Sundogs in Central Hockey League Contest

  RAPID CITY, S.D. – The Rapid City Rush returned home and to the win column last night.   The Rush received key contributions from Jared Brown and Jarrett Konkle who each tallied their-team leading 6th goal of the season while Tim Boron turned aside 28 shots for a 3-2 triumph over the Arizona Sundogs...
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Vikings Push Back on New Stadium Financing Plan

  MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota Vikings are pushing back against Gov. Mark Dayton after he criticized the team for considering extra fees on season ticket holders to help pay the team’s share of building a new football stadium.  The team’s statement released Tuesday afternoon comes a few hours after Dayton sent a letter...
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Tuesday South Dakota Scoreboard

Men’s College Basketball S. Dakota St. 78, Tennessee St. 71 Dakota St. 76, Morningside 73   OT Mount Marty 81, Grace University 61 Women’s College Basketball Dakota Wesleyan  82, Dakota St. 59 Mount Marty 74, Grace University 34 Central Hockey League Rapid City Rush 3, Arizona Sundogs 2
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5 Governor Football Players Earn Academic All State Honors

  PIERRE, S.D. – Several members of the Pierre Governor football team this past season have earned Academic All State honors from the South Dakota Football Coaches Association.  Austin Wagner, Kyle Sarringar, Wylin Baker, AJ Dorschner and Carson Eisenbeisz earned the honor.  The requirements for the award are the following:  1. Must be a Senior;...
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NSIC All Conference Football Team Named

  BURNSVILLE, Minn. – Augustana senior quarterback Josh Hansen and Northern State senior Wide Reciever Mark Hanley have been to the first team All NSIC Conference football team named today.  Hanson is in the South Division while Hanley is a North Division pick.  Defensively, senior linebacker Austin Luecke is joined on the South Squad...
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