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Wings Forward Commits to DIII College

ABERDEEN, SD (AberdeenWings.com) – Aberdeen Wings forward Connor Beatty will continue his hockey career at the collegiate level after committing to Division III Endicott College in Beverly, MA. Beatty spent the last two seasons with the Wings, snagging 18 goals and 32 assists in 105 games played. He also represented the Central Division at the… Read more »

Wings Forward Commits to DIII College

ABERDEEN, SD (AberdeenWings.com) – Aberdeen Wings forward Connor Beatty will continue his hockey career at the collegiate level after committing to Division III Endicott College in Beverly, MA. Beatty spent the last two seasons with the Wings, snagging 18 goals and 32 assists in 105 games played. He also represented the Central Division at the… Read more »

NAHL Announces All-Rookie & All-Division Teams

CLOQUET, MN (NAHL.com) – The North American Hockey League (NAHL) has announced its All-Division teams and honors for the 2019-20 season. The divisional teams and honors represent the four divisions in the NAHL: Central, East, Midwest and South Divisions, as voted upon and selected by the league’s 26 head coaches.  The awards are based on performance… Read more »

NAHL Announces All-Rookie & All-Division Teams

CLOQUET, MN (NAHL.com) – The North American Hockey League (NAHL) has announced its All-Division teams and honors for the 2019-20 season. The divisional teams and honors represent the four divisions in the NAHL: Central, East, Midwest and South Divisions, as voted upon and selected by the league’s 26 head coaches.  The awards are based on performance… Read more »

USD Senior WBB Star Earns Becky Hammon Award

GoYotes.com – South Dakota senior Ciara Duffy has been named the Becky Hammon Mid-Major Player of the Year presented by Her Hoop Stats on Tuesday. This marks the latest postseason award to roll in for the women’s basketball senior. Duffy received honorable mention All-America recognition from the Associated Press, was named the espnW Mid-Major Player of… Read more »

USD Senior WBB Star Earns Becky Hammon Award

GoYotes.com – South Dakota senior Ciara Duffy has been named the Becky Hammon Mid-Major Player of the Year presented by Her Hoop Stats on Tuesday. This marks the latest postseason award to roll in for the women’s basketball senior. Duffy received honorable mention All-America recognition from the Associated Press, was named the espnW Mid-Major Player of… Read more »

Trojans Nix Hall of Fame Banquet

MADISON, SD (DSUAthletics.com) – Dakota State University has canceled the 2020 Athletics Hall of Fame banquet, scheduled for June 6. “We are disappointed to make this decision, but with the uncertainty the coronavirus pandemic creates regarding social distancing, event capacity, and travel options, we feel it best to cancel the annual event,” said Jeff Dittman, athletic… Read more »

Trojans Nix Hall of Fame Banquet

MADISON, SD (DSUAthletics.com) – Dakota State University has canceled the 2020 Athletics Hall of Fame banquet, scheduled for June 6. “We are disappointed to make this decision, but with the uncertainty the coronavirus pandemic creates regarding social distancing, event capacity, and travel options, we feel it best to cancel the annual event,” said Jeff Dittman, athletic… Read more »

Harlem Globetrotters Cancel Trip to the Hub City

ABERDEEN, SD (NSUWolves.com) – The Harlem Globetrotters “Pushing the Limits” World Tour in Aberdeen has been canceled. The original show was planned for this Wednesday, April 1. The Globetrotters were unable to find a reschedule date. All tickets purchased online through Ticketweb or the Globetrotters Group Sales Department will automatically be refunded.

Harlem Globetrotters Cancel Trip to the Hub City

ABERDEEN, SD (NSUWolves.com) – The Harlem Globetrotters “Pushing the Limits” World Tour in Aberdeen has been canceled. The original show was planned for this Wednesday, April 1. The Globetrotters were unable to find a reschedule date. All tickets purchased online through Ticketweb or the Globetrotters Group Sales Department will automatically be refunded.

SD Special Olympics Canceled for 2020

VERMILLION, SD (AP) – Officials say the summer games of the South Dakota Special Olympics have been canceled due to the coronavirus outbreak. The games were to be held in Vermillion, but the board of directors cites the safety of Special Olympics athletes and organizers. Special Olympics International determined that rescheduling the event this year… Read more »

SD Special Olympics Canceled for 2020

VERMILLION, SD (AP) – Officials say the summer games of the South Dakota Special Olympics have been canceled due to the coronavirus outbreak. The games were to be held in Vermillion, but the board of directors cites the safety of Special Olympics athletes and organizers. Special Olympics International determined that rescheduling the event this year… Read more »

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Rapid City Central HS Hires Two New Head Coaches

RAPID CITY, SD – Rapid City Central High School activities director Jordan Bauer has announced the hiring of Neal Cruce as the next head football coach for the Cobblers pending school board approval. “Coach Cruce is the complete package. He has a proven track record of getting programs back on track, he brings a robust knowledge… Read more »

Rapid City Central HS Hires Two New Head Coaches

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RAPID CITY, SD – Rapid City Central High School activities director Jordan Bauer has announced the hiring of Neal Cruce as the next head football coach for the Cobblers pending school board approval. “Coach Cruce is the complete package. He has a proven track record of getting programs back on track, he brings a robust knowledge… Read more »

NSU MBB Grad Honored for Solid First Year in Europe

EuroBasket.com – NSU grad Ian Smith was named to the 1st Team on the Eurobasket.com All-British NBL Division One Team last week. Smith is in his 1st year as a point guard for the Solent Kestrels. His squad finished the British NBL DI season w/ a perfect 20-0 record to take the title. He finished… Read more »

NSU MBB Grad Honored for Solid First Year in Europe

EuroBasket.com – NSU grad Ian Smith was named to the 1st Team on the Eurobasket.com All-British NBL Division One Team last week. Smith is in his 1st year as a point guard for the Solent Kestrels. His squad finished the British NBL DI season w/ a perfect 20-0 record to take the title. He finished… Read more »

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Knights in Need of New Head GBB Coach

ABERDEEN, SD – Aberdeen Christian Head GBB Coach Greg Hintz has decided to step down. Hintz and assistant coach Aaron Moeller are leaving the Knights after the team had its best record ever at 9-11. Two of this year’s players earned spots on the All-Conference squad in the Lake Region Conference (Joy Rohrbach & Grace… Read more »

Knights in Need of New Head GBB Coach

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ABERDEEN, SD – Aberdeen Christian Head GBB Coach Greg Hintz has decided to step down. Hintz and assistant coach Aaron Moeller are leaving the Knights after the team had its best record ever at 9-11. Two of this year’s players earned spots on the All-Conference squad in the Lake Region Conference (Joy Rohrbach & Grace… Read more »

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NSU Alum Bringing the Juice to NCAA D-I MBB Assistant Coaching Gig

LARAMIE, WY (GoWyo.com) – New University of Wyoming head basketball coach Jeff Linder announced Wednesday the addition of Wyoming native Sundance Wicks to the Cowboy coaching staff. He has spent the last two seasons as head coach at Missouri Western. “To have the opportunity to bring someone who dreamed of being a Cowboy and embodies… Read more »

NSU Alum Bringing the Juice to NCAA D-I MBB Assistant Coaching Gig

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LARAMIE, WY (GoWyo.com) – New University of Wyoming head basketball coach Jeff Linder announced Wednesday the addition of Wyoming native Sundance Wicks to the Cowboy coaching staff. He has spent the last two seasons as head coach at Missouri Western. “To have the opportunity to bring someone who dreamed of being a Cowboy and embodies… Read more »