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Poppenga Named New Governor Head Football Coach

   PIERRE, S.D. – The Pierre Governor football program has a new head coach. Jayson Poppenga recieved the approval of the Pierre School Board at Monday night’s School Board meeting. Poppenga has past coaching experience in Fargo, North Dakota as well as in the Kansas City area. He has been an assistant coach for...
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Sydney Palmer

Palmer Finishes Second in NFL Punt Pass and Kick Competition

  PIERRE, S.D. – Pierre Riggs High Sophomore Sydney Palmer had her two year reign as national champion of the NFL’s Punt, Pass and Kick end over the weekend in Atlanta.  Palmer, competing in the girls 14-15 age division, tallied a score of 329.90 but it wasn’t enough to surpass the champion Kayla Kline’s...
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Aberdeen Wings Name New Head Coach

  ABERDEEN, S.D. (AP) — The Aberdeen Wings minor league hockey team has named a new coach.  St. Cloud, Minn., native and former Bemidji State standout Travis Winter has been serving as an assistant coach for the Cedar Rapids RoughRiders since 2009. The RoughRiders are a team in the United States Hockey League. The...
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SDSU’s Waytashek Named Summit League Womens Basketball Player of the Week

  ELMHURST, Ill. — For the second time this season, South Dakota State forwardMegan Waytashek has been named Summit League Player of the Week after leading the Jackrabbits to a pair of victories.  A 6-foot sophomore from Lino Lakes, Minn., Waytashek scored a career-high 30 points, including the game-winning putback basket as time expired, in...
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