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twins

Friday, May 31, 201305/31/2013

Twins Sweep Brewers

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The Twins used four home runs Thursday to down the Brewers, 8-6, at Target Field.

southdakotastate

Friday, May 31, 201305/31/2013

Jacks Face Tourney Test

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The South Dakota State University baseball team will make its first-ever appearance in the NCAA Tournament at the Division I level.

nebraska

Friday, May 31, 201305/31/2013

Tough Start for the Huskers

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The Nebraska softball team is off to a heartbreaking start in the Women’s College World Series.

mountmarty

Friday, May 31, 201305/31/2013

Hegge Joins Mount Marty Program

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Mount Marty College has announced the commitment of Crofton High School’s Ben Hegge to attend Mount Marty College.

Friday, May 31, 201305/31/2013

Brett Teaching Royals Hitters

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George Brett is now the Royals interim hitting coach.

iowastate

Friday, May 31, 201305/31/2013

Cyclones Get Transfer

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Former Marshall guard DeAndre Kane is heading to Iowa State.

Friday, May 31, 201305/31/2013

Legends List Has Change

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Two-time NFL pro-bowler and Super Bowl champion Joe Theismann and Olympic triathlete Hunter Kemper have been added to the Hy-Vee/Sanford Legends list of celebrity athletes for 2013.

track

Friday, May 31, 201305/31/2013

Augie Tracksters Earn Honors

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Augustana’s Travis Beniak, Henrik Holmberg, Aaron Jung, and Runa Falch earned All-America honors from the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) .

cows2

Friday, May 31, 201305/31/2013

South Dakota Cattle President Pleased With BSE Upgrade

In Agriculture

The World Organization for Animal Health has voted to upgrade the U.S. risk classification for BSE to negligible risk status.

soybeans

Friday, May 31, 201305/31/2013

ISU Pathologist Says SDS Threat With Saturated Soils

In Agriculture

The cool and rainy spring has put many soybean growers on the alert for Sudden Death Syndrome.

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