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Augustana Attendance High

Augustana men's and women's basketball both ranked in the top five in all of NCAA Division II in attendance for the 2013-14 season.

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Halos Overpower Twins

Mike Trout hit a tiebreaking two-run homer after Los Angeles and Minnesota exchanged five-run innings, and the Angels beat the Twins 8-6 on Tuesday night.

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Kershaw Blanks Royals

Clayton Kershaw followed his first career no-hitter with eight marvelous innings and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Kansas City Royals 2-0 on Tuesday night.

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Virginia Forces Showdown

It will take a game three to decide the College World Series title.

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Twins Have Two In Futures Game

The Minnesota Twins will have two minor-league prospects playing in the Futures Game that leads off the All-Star events at Target Field next month.

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Coyotes Set Soccer Schedule

A home season opener against Northern State and road trips to Arkansas and Arizona highlight South Dakota’s 2014 fall soccer schedule announced Tuesday by head coach Mandy Green.

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Vandy Gets The Jump

Vanderbilt capitalized on Virginia starter Nathan Kirby's sudden loss of control to score nine runs in the third inning, then held off the Cavaliers to win 9-8 in Game 1 of the College World Series finals Monday night.

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Twins Begin Road Trip

Fresh off a four game sweep of the White Sox, the Minnesota Twins hit the road for a six game trip against teams from the West.

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Royals Snap Skid

Jeremy Guthrie pitched into the eighth inning, Jarrod Dyson drove in two runs off Zack Greinke and the Kansas City Royals beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 5-3 on Monday night to end a four-game losing streak.

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All Star Celebs Announced

Celebrity all stars will be joining baseball all stars at Target Field in July.

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Wild Get New Schedule

The Minnesota Wild will start the regular season by renewing a brewing rivalry.

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Twins Complete Sweep

Joe Mauer had two hits and two RBIs, and the Minnesota Twins beat the White Sox 6-5 Sunday to complete their first four-game sweep against Chicago in 20 years.

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CWS Finals Set

Virginia coach Brian O'Connor is the hometown favorite when his Cavaliers meet Vanderbilt in the College World Series finals starting Monday night.

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Royals Swept By Mariners

Rookie Roenis Elias pitched neatly into the seventh inning, Mike Zunino homered and the Seattle Mariners defeated the Kansas City Royals 2-1 for a three game sweep.

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Love On Trading Block

Three-time NBA All-Star Kevin Love could hear his name called on draft night — again.

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Coyotes Set Schedule

Matches against seven NCAA Tournament teams from last season, including a home match against Iowa State, will highlight the 2014 South Dakota volleyball schedule released by head coach Leanne Williamson.

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New Management Plan Being Developed For Lake

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The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is drafting an updated management plan for Fort Randall Dam and Lake Francis Case.

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Board Will Name Stuff

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The South Dakota Board on Geographic Names is holding a meeting next week to gain public input on the naming of a creek and an island near Sioux Falls.

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Noem Supports Perry National Guard Decision

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South Dakota Congresswoman Kristi Noem says she supports the move by Texas Governor Rick Perry to move one thousand national guardsmen to that states southern border.

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Home Heating Bill Now Law

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A bill sponsored by South Dakota Senator John Thune that would ensure deliveries of home heating fuels in the dead of winter was passed by Congress and signed by the President.

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Pressler Floats Museum Idea

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South Dakota independent Senate candidate Larry Pressler is proposing an international North American Native American Holocaust Memorial Museum, to be built at Wounded Knee in south west South Dakota.