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Doyle-Hayn named Manager/Golf Pro in Pierre

  PIERRE, S.D. – Pierre mayor Laurie Gill has announced that Carin Doyle-Hayn has been hired by the city to become the new manager and head golf professional at Hillsview Golf Course.    Hayn is a native of Pierre and learned to play the game of golf at Hillsview.  She has been a  Head Golf...
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Stanley County Track has Good Day at Miller

  MILLER, S.D. – Stanley County had 3 champions in the boys division and 1 in the girls in the Miller Booster Club Track and Field Meet yesterday in Miller.  All three of the championships in the boys division was captured by Cody LeCompte.  The Buffalo senior won the High Jump clearing 5-09.  The...
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Lady Governor Golf takes Second at Huron Invitational

  HURON, S.D. – For the first time this season, the Pierre Lady Governor golf team did not win a tournament.  In their third tournament of the season and fourth golf outing of the season, the Lady Govs shot a 335 to finish 15 strokes behind tournament champion Sioux Falls O’Gorman and one stroke...
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Governor Tennis Sweeps past Huron and Spearfish

  PIERRE, S.D. – The Pierre Governor tennis team improved it’s record to 10-3 on the season with a dual sweep of Huron and Spearfish yesterday.  The Governors lost just 1 match on the day as Pierre downed Huron 8-1 and Spearfish 9-0.  The only loss on the day came at number 5 singles...
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Two Augustana Players earn Region Play of the Week Baseball Honors

  DENVER – The National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association announced Tuesday Augustana’s Brian Voigt and Derek Hansen are its weekly award winners.  The duo earned the same honors from the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference on Tuesday morning.  Voigt earned the Player of the Week award as he batted .500 (10 for 20) with four...
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Buell Named Summit League Track Athlete of the Week

  ELMHURST, Ill. – South Dakota sophomore Bethany Buell has been named the Summit League Women’s Track and Field Athlete of the Week, the league announced on Tuesday. It is the second honor of the outdoor season for Buell.  Buell earns honors after setting a school record in the pole vault at the Long...
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USD Track and Field are rated 51st in the Nation

  VERMILLION, S.D. – The South Dakota women’s track and field team has climbed to No. 51 in the latest national rankings from the United States Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) which were announced Tuesday. It is the highest the Coyote program has been ranked at the Division I level. ...
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SDSU Golfer Earns Summit League All Conference Selection

  ELMHURST, Ill – The Summit League named South Dakota State sophomore Hudson Carpenter to its second team all-league squad for the 2011-12 golf season on Monday. This marks the first all-league selection for the Stillwater, Minn., native, and the first award for a Jackrabbit since Nolan Meyer finished tied for third at the...
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National Sports Headlines

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — The road to the NBA Finals in the Western Conference will go through San Antonio. The Spurs clinched the No. 1 seed in the West in the upcoming NBA playoffs by routing Portland last night 124-89 for their eighth straight victory. OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Oklahoma City Thunder forward James...
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Vikings Stadium Bill moves Forward

  ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A Minnesota House committee has revived the Vikings stadium subsidy as the proposal moves closer to votes by the full House and Senate.  The House Ways and Means Committee advanced the $975 million, downtown Minneapolis stadium bill on Monday night. Its next stop is likely to be a...
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