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Kaufman & Olson Hold Golf Clinic In Sioux Falls

LPGA Pros Hope To Inspire Kids In Dakotas

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  The Dakotas aren’t exactly known for producing a lot of professional golfers. Something South Dakota native Kim Kaufman and North Dakota native Amy Anderson-Olson would like to change. Kaufman and Olson hosted a free youth clinic at the Sanford Fieldhouse in Sioux Falls.  The two each broke onto the LPGA tour together and are entering their fifth…

Twins Caravan Does Not Include Sioux Falls Stop

Twins To Visit Marshall, Worthington & Spencer

MINNEAPOLIS-ST. PAUL, MN – The Minnesota Twins today announced plans for the club’s 58th annual Twins Winter Caravan presented by Mayo Clinic Sports Medicine. The 2018 Twins Winter Caravan features stops in more than 40 communities throughout Twins Territory between Monday, Jan. 15 and Thursday, Jan. 25.   “The Minnesota Twins are proud to have Mayo Clinic Sports Medicine as…

Former SDSU standout now starting for the KC Chiefs

Former SDSU standout now starting for the KC Chiefs

Whether Bryan Witzmann can dance is up for speculation. “I just wanted to be Travis (Kelce’s) hype man! He’s dancing and a couple other guys were dancing so I decided to join in!” Witzmann says. “I’ve talked to him about that, not in terms of advice, but just in terms of expectations and he told me he’s going to work…

Former Jackrabbit Witzmann Enjoying Big Stage in NFL

Former Jackrabbit Witzmann Enjoying Big Stage in NFL

His story or perseverance is amazing. Cut 4 times by 3 teams before finally making the Kansas City Chiefs roster for the 2017 season. And now former SDSU standout Bryan Witzmann is a starting offensive lineman for Any Reid. So what’s it been like playing in front of such enormous crowds on such a big stage for the former Jackrabbit….

Former Jackrabbit Witzmann Thrilled to be in NFL

Former Jackrabbit Witzmann Thrilled to be in NFL

Former SDSU Offensive Lineman Bryan Witzmann has proven that patience can be a virtue. After getting cut 4 times by 3 teams he has not only made the Kansas City Chiefs roster this year but he’s starting and has helped his team to a 6-2 record which is the 2nd best in the NFL. For Witzmann, he’s enjoying the opportunity…

Twins Sign Molitor To Contract Extension

Led Minnesota To 85-77 Record & Playoffs

Minneapolis/St. Paul, MN – The Minnesota Twins announced today that they have signed Manager Paul Molitor to a three-year contract extension, which will keep him as the club’s manager through 2020. The St. Paul native was named Twins manager in November of 2014, replacing Ron Gardenhire and becoming the 13th manager in club history.  In 2017, Molitor led the Twins…

NSIC Alums Have College Fun As Vikings Prep For Bears

CJ Ham Pays Price For Augustana's Loss To Adam Thielen's Alma Mater

CHICAGO, IL  —  The Minnesota Vikings are off in preparation for their Monday Night game tomorrow at Chicago. That didn’t stop a couple of NSIC alums from being locked into this week’s college action. As we showed you yesterday, the Augustana Vikings lost at MSU-Mankato 42-21.  The Minnesota Vikings have a pair of alums from each team in CJ Ham…

Lynx Win 4th Title in 7 Years Behind Fowles, Moore and Whalen

Lynx Win 4th Title in 7 Years Behind Fowles, Moore and Whalen

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Sylvia Fowles had 17 points and broke her own WNBA Finals record by grabbing 20 rebounds to lead the Minnesota Lynx to their fourth championship in seven years with an 85-76 victory over the Los Angeles Sparks in Game 5 on Wednesday night. Maya Moore had 18 points and 10 rebounds and hit a huge runner with…

Molitor Feels Good About Wildcard Game at New York

Molitor Feels Good About Wildcard Game at New York

The Twins take the field Tuesday night at Yankee Stadium with plenty of confidence. Afterall, they lost 103 games last year and turned that completely around to make the American League Wildcard game against the Yankees. With all they’ve overcome, Twins manager Paul Molitor feels good about his team’s chance in the one game playoff.

Coleman Reflects On Wild Second Big League Season

Sioux Falls Native Played For San Diego Last Season

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  — Dusty Coleman was a regular star on Football Friday back in his days at O’Gorman. These days he’s happy to have gotten another shot at Major League Baseball with the San Diego Padres. Coleman is back in Sioux Falls after completing his season with the San Diego Padres and their Triple-A affiliate in El Paso.  After a…

Humble Ham Has Memorable Day

Augustana Alum Scores First NFL Touchdown

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  C.J. Ham ran for 29 touchdowns in his four years as a member of the Augustana Vikings. And yesterday he scored another Viking touchdown. His first as a member of the Minnesota Vikings. Ham made his first career NFL carry count, burrowing in for a one yard touchdown during the third quarter of Minnesota’s 26-9 loss…

C.J. Ham Scores First NFL Touchdown

Augustana Alum Scores On First NFL Carry For Vikings

PITTSBURGH, PA  —  C.J. Ham scored 27 touchdowns in his career with the Augustana Vikings. On Sunday he ran for his first score with the Minnesota Vikings. On his first ever NFL carry, the Augustana alum burrowed into the Pittsburgh endzone for a one yard touchdown during the third quarter of the Vikings 26-9 loss to the Steelers on Sunday…

Kaufman is in France for LPGA Major

Kaufman is in France for LPGA Major

Clark’s Kim Kaufman is in France this week for the Evian Classic, one of the major tournaments on the LPGA Tour. While it does seem glamorous when we’re reporting on some of the big tournaments she plays in, Kim says it’s not that way most of the time. And she’s really just in it to play good golf for as…

Boutier Rises From Last To LPGA Tour

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SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  Celine Boutier made golf look easy at Willow Run during the Great Life Challenge. “It’s actually really fun to see, when you visuazlie a shot, and then you actually do it it’s just really satisfying and I did a lot of that!” Boutier says. Which was hard to visualize growing up in France when Celine was…

Celine Boutier Wins 3rd Great Life Challenge

French Golfer Clinches Spot On LPGA Tour

SIOUX FALLS, South Dakota, September 3, 2017 – Celine Boutier (Montrouge, France) built a big lead on the back nine and held off Benyapa Niphatsophon (Bangkok, Thailand) to win the Sioux Falls GreatLIFE Challenge by one-stroke on Sunday. She carded an even-par, 72 in progressively more difficult conditions as the day continued and finished with a four-day total of 11-under,…