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Dakota State Trojans Football Signings

Dakota State Trojans Football Signings

MADISON, S.D. – Dakota State University (S.D.) head football coach Josh Anderson is pleased to announce the first group of new Trojans with the signing of 35 student-athletes for the upcoming 2018 season.   Below is the list of football recruits that are committed to the Trojan Football, thus far.   High School Signees Qi’sean Rust, CB – 6’1″ –…

Thompson Adds 7 to SDSU Women’s Soccer program

Thompson Adds 7 to SDSU Women's Soccer program

BROOKINGS, SD…South Dakota State women’s soccer head coach Brock Thompson announced the addition of seven incoming freshmen as part of Wednesday’s 2018 National Signing Day. The newest Jackrabbits are Rachel Preston (Lakeville, Minnesota), Cecilia Limongi (Elkhorn, Nebraska), MaKayla Griffin (Kasson, Minnesota), Sunniva Dunagan (St. Paul, Minnesota), Hailee Fischer (Hartford, South Dakota), Abigail Kastens (Lincoln, Nebraska) and Karlee Manding (Waipahu, Hawaii)….

Barkus Signs 11 for Augustana Women’s Soccer

Barkus Signs 11 for Augustana Women's Soccer

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Augustana soccer head coach Brandon Barkus announced that Augustana will welcome 11  student-athletes to the Vikings in the fall of 2018. Wednesday is the first day of the signing period for all NCAA soccer programs. Ashleigh Aarbo (Sioux Falls, S.D.), Gabrielle Bowyer (Mankato, Minn.),  Sophia Connelly (Sioux Falls, S.D.), Kenzie Geiger (Ankeny, Iowa), Morgan Keirstead (Savage,…

Coyotes Sign 6 for Women’s Soccer

Coyotes Sign 6 for Women's Soccer

VERMILLION, S.D. – South Dakota women’s soccer head coach Michael Thomas has announced his inaugural signing class with six student-athletes signing their National Letters of Intent Wednesday. The six signees, who will join the team for the 2018 season, are Jordan Centineo, Taylor Cotter, Lindsay Farrell, Blake Manke, Tiannah Moore and Joana Zanin. “I am proud to welcome the 2018…

SDSU Jackrabbit Football Recruits

SDSU Jackrabbit Football Recruits

BROOKINGS, SD…South Dakota State University head coach John Stiegelmeier announced Wednesday the commitments from 10 high school standouts and one junior college transfer, culminating the 2018 football recruiting class. The 11 new commitments join 21 others who signed during December’s inaugural early signing period. “We are excited that the second phase of recruiting has ended. We feel tremendous about our…

USD Coyote Football Recruits

USD Coyote Football Recruits

VERMILLION, S.D.— South Dakota head football coach Bob Nielson is pleased to announce the signing of eight student-athletes to a National Letter of Intent. In addition, Nielson announced that three other high school standouts have accepted an offer of admissions to the University of South Dakota and plan to join the Coyote football program. The 11 additions when added to December’s early…

Augustana Football Recruits

Augustana Football Recruits

SIOUX FALLS – Augustana head football coach Jerry Olszewski announced the addition of 27 student-athletes to the incoming class on National Signing Day 2018, all of whom signed national letters of intent, indicating their plans to enroll at Augustana and compete for the Vikings football team. “First, I want to officially welcome all the commits and their families to the…

USF Cougar Football Recruits

USF Cougar Football Recruits

SIOUX FALLS (Feb. 7, 2018) — University of Sioux Falls Head Football Coach Jon Anderson announced today that 30 student-athletes have signed to play football with the Cougars and enroll at USF for classes in 2018. USF’s 2018 class includes a strong influx of area talent along with several standouts from the region and across the nation. “We are thrilled…

Northern Wolves Football Recruits

Northern Wolves Football Recruits

Aberdeen, S.D. – Northern State University head football coach, Tom Dosch, announced the signing of 33 student-athletes to National Letters of Intent today. The incoming student-athletes hail from eight different states and nine position groups. “The 2018 Wolves football signing class is filled with a tremendous amount of athletic ability and success,” noted Dosch. “Multi-sport athletes and state champions highlight…

Southwest Minnesota State Football Recruits

Southwest Minnesota State Football Recruits

MARSHALL, Minn. – Southwest Minnesota State University head football coach Cory Sauter announced today the signing of 31 high school and four transfer student-athletes to National Letters of Intent to continue their academic and football careers at SMSU. Today’s announcement came on the first day student-athletes are allowed to sign National Letters of Intent. Today’s list of signees includes student-athletes…

Northwestern Red Raider Football Recruits

Northwestern Red Raider Football Recruits

ORANGE CITY, IA…Northwestern College head football coach Matt McCarty announced the commitments from 31 high school standouts on National Signing Day. The talented group of recruits will join a Northwestern team that is coming off a 10-2 season and ended the season ranked eighth in the final NAIA Coaches’ poll. “We are extremely excited to have so many talented players joining an already…

Bono Glad 100th Win is Behind his Jacks

Bono Glad 100th Win is Behind his Jacks

BROOKINGS, SD… Chris Bono reached a milestone Sunday in Brookings, although getting attention for winning his 100th match is not something that is in his comfort zone. He was quick to give praise to all of his wrestlers that have contributed to that win total after the Jacks had defeated Iowa State 30-15 for their 11th straight dual victory.

Jacks beat Iowa State for Bono’s 100th win

Jacks beat Iowa State for Bono's 100th win

BROOKINGS…South Dakota State raced out to a 16-0 lead through three matches and went on to defeat Iowa State, 30-15, giving Jackrabbit head coach Chris Bono his 100th career wrestling dual victory Sunday afternoon before 2,276 fans at Frost Arena. The 12th-ranked Jackrabbits posted their 11th consecutive dual victory, improving to 11-2 overall and 6-0 against Big 12 Conference opponents….

Coyote Women Fend Off NDSU

USD Pulls Away For 80-54 Win

VERMILLION, S.D.—South Dakota freshman guard Chloe Lamb came off the bench with a career high 20 points to pace the Coyotes in a 80-54 victory over North Dakota State on Saturday inside the Sanford Coyote Sports Center.   The Coyotes (19-5, 10-0 Summit League) extend their winning streak to 13-straight games which remains tied for seventh nationally.   “Today’s game…

Guebert Leads Coo To Big Win Over Minot

USF Victorious 80-59

SIOUX FALLS, SD – Led by 25 points and six rebounds from Drew Guebert and a double double of 10 points and 13 rebounds from Teathloach Pal, the University of Sioux Falls Men’s Basketball Team (16-8, 11-7 NSIC) recorded its third consecutive victory with an 80-59 decision over Minot State (17-7, 11-7 NSIC) on Alumni Day Saturday at the Stewart…

Coyote Men Get Payback Against NDSU In Fargo

USD Avenges Home Loss With 76-72 Win At Bison

Fargo, N.D. – A 3-point basket from Tyler Peterson with 20 seconds remaining helped seal a 76-72 South Dakota men’s basketball victory at North Dakota State Saturday afternoon.   With the Coyotes leading by two points, Matt Mooney turned the corner into the lane and saw Peterson wide open for the trey to stretch the Coyotes’ lead to five points…

SDSU Women Jack Up Omaha

Jackrabbits Win 103-54

OMAHA, Neb.—The South Dakota State women’s basketball team scored a season-high 35 points in the first quarter and never stopped scoring in its 103-54 win over Omaha in Saturday afternoon’s The Summit League game at Baxter Arena. Macy Miller led the Jackrabbits, 19-5 and 8-1, with 17 points. Ellie Thompson recorded her 11th career double-double with 16 points and 11 rebounds. Tylee Irwin and Madison Guebert added 15…

Augie Wrestlers Beat Mary In Home Finale

Vikings Still Unbeaten In NSIC After 26-10 Win

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – The Augustana wrestling team (11-2, 6-0 NSIC) turned it on late to defeat U-Mary, 26-10, in its final home dual of the 2017-18 season.   After falling behind 10-9 after 165 pounds, the Vikings earned a string of bonus point victories to put the dual out of reach. Lukas Poloncic and Aero Amo picked up tech…

Sioux Falls Women Drop Fourth Straight

USF Falls To Minot State 72-64

SIOUX FALLS, SD – Despite 20 points from Mariah Szymanski, the University of Sioux Falls Women’s Basketball Team (13-9, 10-8 NSIC) suffered through a tough shooting first half and dropped a 72-64 Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference decision to Minot State (13-9, 10-8 NSIC) on Saturday afternoon at the Stewart Center. With the fourth straight league loss, the Cougars dropped to…