Local

Jackrabbit Earns Summit Nod

Jackrabbit Earns Summit Nod

South Dakota State’s Dani Patterson was named Summit League soccer Defensive Player of the Week for her play against South Dakota and Omaha. This is the second time in her career she has won the award.

She won the award last year on Oct. 22, 2012.

Patterson and the Jackrabbit defense held the Coyotes and Mavericks scoreless last weekend. The opposing offenses only tallied 10 total shots against the Jacks.

SDSU has recorded nine shutouts this season.

This is the fourth time this year a SDSU player has won Defensive Player of the Week. Nicole Inskeep won the award back-to-back earlier this season and Katie McNeary claimed the award last week.

The Jackrabbits won both games last weekend in 1-0 fashion and have yet to concede a goal in Summit League action. SDSU is 4-0-0 in conference play and hosts North Dakota State on Oct. 19.

Game time is set for 6 p.m. on Saturday night at Fishback Soccer Park.

 

Recent Headlines

in National

Making headlines this week

AP_595026758855

A look at some of this week's biggest newsmakers and the headlines you may have missed.

in National

Gunman kills one student, wounds two others at Sacramento college

18-overlay2

One student was killed and two others injured after a fistfight at a Sacramento community college escalated into a shooting.

in National

10 FOR TODAY: Friday, Sept. 4

lol

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Friday.

in National

US employers add 173K jobs in August; rate falls to 5.1 pct.

sam

The U.S. unemployment rate fell to a seven-year low in August as employers added a modest 173,000 jobs, a key piece of evidence for the Federal Reserve.

in Agriculture

South Dakota Attorney General Wants Permanent Injunction

Marty Jackley

Some agricultural groups have asked the EPA and the Army Corps of Engineers to delay implementation of the Waters of…