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Sturgis Native Medals at Summer Olympics

   LONDON (AP) – Paige McPherson, a 21-year-old from Sturgis, won the bronze medal on Friday night in the women’s 67-kg division in London at the Olympic Games. McPherson defeated Franka Anic of Slovenia, 8-3, on Friday night in the 67-kilogram division. McPherson fought back from an early 3-1 deficit in the opening round...
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State Mens and Womens Amatuer Golf Tournaments Began Friday

   ABERDEEN, S.D. – Ryan Tjeerdsma of Slayton shot a 3-under-par 69 at Moccasin Creek Country Club in Aberdeen on Friday, giving him a one-stroke lead headed into Saturday’s second round. Miles Death, a Plymouth native and a member of the University of South Dakota’s golf team, is in second place. Julean Michels of...
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Green Sox Win while White Sox Split at State Tournament on Friday

   SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – The Pierre 15-16 Green Sox Teener baseball team is one win away from a shot at a state championship. The Green Sox edged Brookings 5-4 in 9 innings last night in the second round of the State VFW 15-16 Teener “Majors” State Baseball tournament being played in Sioux Falls....
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Skyforce Hire New Head Coach

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – The Sioux Falls Skyforce have named Joel Abelson as it’s new head coach of the long-standing franchise. He becomes the 15th head coach in franchise history after spending the past five seasons as an associate head coach/assistant coach in the NBA Development League. Abelson served as associate head coach of the...
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