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Coyotes Defend Titles

South Dakota juniors Hunter Wilkes and Amber Eichkorn defended their league titles on the first day of the Summit League Outdoor Track and Field Championships.

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Jacks Lose Women’s Cager

South Dakota State University women's basketball player Chynna Stevens is leaving Brookings to play for the University of San Diego.

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Extra Inning Loss For Twins

Ian Kinsler's RBI single in the bottom of the 10th inning lifted the Detroit Tigers to a 2-1 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Tuesday night.

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Another Chance For Hicks

The Minnesota Twins are giving center fielder Aaron Hicks another shot at the major leagues.

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Gordon Homer Wins For Royals

Alex Gordon homered on the first pitch of the 10th inning, and the Kansas City Royals beat the Texas Rangers 7-6 Tuesday night.

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NFLPA Backs Peterson

The NFL Players Association has submitted its written argument to the 8th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in opposition to the now-expired suspension of Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson.

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Augustana Tops NSIC Sports

Augustana is the top athletics program in the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference for the third time in the last six years.

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SDSU A.D. Honored

South Dakota State University Director of Athletics Justin Sell was named as a recipient of the Under Armour AD of the Year Award by the National Association of Collegiate Directors of Athletics (NACDA).

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Royals Lead Shaved

Adrian Beltre hit his 399th career home run, newcomer Thomas Field hit his first and the Texas Rangers beat the weary Kansas City Royals 8-2 Monday night.

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Vikings Add Receiver

The Minnesota Vikings have signed wide receiver Isaac Fruechte (FRICK'-tee) following the team's rookie minicamp.

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Former Husker Tabbed By Augie

Augustana College director of athletics Slade Larscheid announced Monday that Dan Meske has been named the new head volleyball coach at Augustana.

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Jackrabbit Tops Summit List

South Dakota State University first baseman Matt Johnson was named Monday as the Summit League Player of the Week for his efforts in leading the Jacrkabbit baseball team to wins in a three-game weekend series at North Dakota State.

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Coyote Earns Monthly Honor

South Dakota junior Yvon Minogue has been named the April Summit League Athlete of the Month.

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Augie Stars In Spotlight

Augustana softball, the top-ranked team in the Central Region, swept the region's highest honors with Sarah Kennedy being named Daktronics Central Region Player of the Year and Jenelle Trautmann Pitcher of the Year.

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Salazar Silences Twins

Danny Salazar retired 21 straight batters after allowing a home run to start the game, and the Cleveland Indians defeated the Minnesota Twins 8-2 on Sunday.

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Holland Saves Royals Win

Greg Holland worked out of a bases-loaded, nobody-out jam in the bottom of the 10th inning, and the Kansas City Royals held on for a 2-1 win over the Detroit Tigers early Monday.

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Huskers Fall In Finale

Nebraska reached the Big Ten softball championship game before losing to top seed Michigan 6-1.

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Coyotes Come Up Short

North Dakota State won its second consecutive Summit League Softball Tournament title with a 13-3 win against South Dakota in the championship game Saturday at Ellig Sports Complex.

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Vikings Advance In Postseason

No. 1 seed Augustana softball will play in the Central Super Region final for the second straight season after winning the Central Region 1 Tournament.

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Augie Baseball Season Ends

The Augustana baseball team saw its 2015 season come to a close in a 10-5 loss to No. 1 seed St. Cloud in the NSIC/US Bank Tournament Championship on Saturday.

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