SDSU Jackrabbits

From Walk-On to All-American for Goedert

From Walk-On to All-American for Goedert

Growing up in Britton, Dallas Goedert practiced for the day he’d be in front of a camera. Dallas Goedert, SDSU TE:”Me and my sisters we’d be sitting at the dinner table and it would be dark out and we’d see our reflections in the mirror and we’d always be making faces in it…” These days he works on catching footballs,…

SDSU Players, Coaches Have High Goals

SDSU Players, Coaches Have High Goals

The SDSU football team has been getting plenty of pre-season support from the pollsters. And with so much talent returning, especially on offense, the players and coaches know they have a chance for a really special season. In fact, they want to secure home field advantage throughout the playoffs, knowing just how important that is if they want to make…

SDSU’s Ringhofer Drafted by Baltimore

SDSU's Ringhofer Drafted by Baltimore

South Dakota State University catcher Luke Ringhofer was selected by the Baltimore Orioles in the 22nd round — and the 668th overall pick — of the Major League Baseball Draft Wednesday afternoon. A native of Cottage Grove, Minnesota, Ringhofer has been a mainstay in the Jackrabbit lineup in each of his three seasons at SDSU. He has been a two-time…

Jacks Rally Past Bison in Summit Opener

Kjolsing Homer the game-winner for Jacks in Summit Tourney

TULSA, Okla. – Tony Kjolsing hit a two-run home run in the top of the seventh inning to give South Dakota State the final lead in a 6-5, back-and-forth victory over North Dakota State in the opening game of the Summit League Baseball Championship Wednesday afternoon at J.L. Johnson Stadium. With the win, the Jackrabbits extended their season-best winning streak…

Jacks Playing Best Ball At Right Time

Jacks Playing Best Ball At Right Time

BROOKINGS, S.D. – For the eighth time in nine seasons, and the fifth in a row, the South Dakota State University baseball team will vie for a postseason title at the Summit League Baseball Championship. The Jackrabbits enter the four-day tournament as the No. 3 seed and will meet second-seeded North Dakota State at noon Wednesday in the opening round…

Jacks Sweep Omaha on Senior Day

Jacks Sweep Omaha on Senior Day

BROOKINGS, S.D. – South Dakota State relievers combined to pitch nine shutout innings and the Jackrabbit offense took advantage of Omaha miscues to sweep a Summit League baseball doubleheader by scores of 7-2 and 6-4 Friday afternoon at Erv Huether Field. With the two wins, the Jackrabbits ran their winning streak to eight games, ending the regular season with a…

USD Women Shine at Summit League Track and Field

USD Women Shine at Summit League Track and Field

USD Recap FARGO, N.D.–As the sun set on Schlanser Track on Thursday evening, seniors Amber Eichkorn and Emily Grove added to their illustrious Coyote careers by defending their Summit League titles at the 2017 Summit League Outdoor Track & Field Championships. Eichkorn captured her third Summit League title in the 10,000 meters in 35:57.60. The Coyote trio of Eichkorn, junior…

SDSU Men’s Golf Headed To Stanford

SDSU Men's Golf Headed To Stanford

  For the second year in a row, the South Dakota State men’s golf team was announced as one of 81 teams in the 2017 NCAA Division I Men’s Golf Championship Thursday morning during the NCAA Selection Show. The Jackrabbits, a 13th seed, are playing in their second Division I regional and will join No. 1 seed Stanford, Baylor, Oklahoma,…

Jackrabbits Equestrian season ends at Nationals

SDSU falls to South Carolina at Equestrian Nationals

WACO, Texas – The South Dakota State equestrian team lost to South Carolina, 15-1 in the first round of the NCEA National Championship on Thursday at the Extraco Events Center in Waco, Texas. “Today was a tough loss but I’m proud of the team for making it to nationals this year,” head coach Ellie Wilkins said. “We’ve competed against some…

Jacked For Equestrian Nationals

SDSU overcomes adversity to make Nationals in Equestrian

To understand why making nationals is such a big deal for the SDSU equestrian team….. …You have to understand the circumstances, that go beyond their 3-8 record. Ellie Wilkins, SDSU Equestrian Coach:”Honestly this year has been kind of a touch year…a great feeling to know that everything is coming together and our hard work does pay off…” And that starts…

Jake Adams Sparks Iowa Past SDSU

Former Brandon Valley standout has 3 RBI's in win over Jackrabbits

IOWA CITY, Iowa – Iowa scored two runs in the bottom of the seventh inning and held on a 4-3 victory over South Dakota State in non-conference baseball action Tuesday afternoon at Duane Banks Field. The Hawkeyes, who ran their winning streak to seven games, improved to 18-9 overall. In having their four-game winning streak snapped, the Jackrabbits dropped to…

SDSU Excited About Equestrian Nationals

Jacks head to Texas next week for Equestrian Nationals

The South Dakota State equestrian team will be the No. 11 seed at the National Collegiate Equestrian Association National Championship in Waco, Texas. “I am so exited to be going to nationals with this year’s team and it’s rewarding to see that their hard work and dedication has paid off,” head coach Ellie Wilkins said. “We finished the regular season with…

SDSU’s Bono Is Big 12 Wrestling Coach Of The Year

SDSU’s Bono Is Big 12 Wrestling Coach Of The Year

IRVING, Texas – South Dakota State’s Chris Bono was honored Wednesday as the Big 12 Wrestling Coach of the Year after leading the Jackrabbits to their most successful season at the Division I level. During the recently completed 2016-17 season, the Jackrabbits compiled a 14-5 dual record, including an 8-1 mark against Big 12 Conference foes. SDSU finished third at…

SDSU And USD To Host WNIT Games Thursday

Jacks and Coyotes will have home games Thursday night

Jackrabbits to host Northern Illinois BROOKINGS, SD-For the 10th consecutive season, the South Dakota State women’s basketball team will participate in postseason play as the Jackrabbits host Northern Illinois out of the Mid-American Conference Thursday in the first round of the Women’s NIT in the friendly confines of Frost Arena. “The WNIT will be an exciting challenge for our team….

Jacks React To Winning Summit Title

SDSU men happy to be headed for NCAA Tournament after Summit League title

The SDSU men defied all odds, entering the Summit League Tournament with a 15-16 record and winning 3 straight and the championship with a 79-77 win Tuesday night at the Premier Center. Afterwards Mike Daum, Tevin King and Michael Orris talked about what it meant to make the Big Dance where they hope to keep surprising the doubters. Categories: College…