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SD HS Baseball Power Rankings

SD Class A Top 5 1. Lincoln- I know they've already lost a game but with two all-state players back (Parker Bullard and Nolan Burchill) from a state championship team that lost just four seniors, they are the favorite in a very crowded field at the top of the class. 2. Roosevelt – Roosevelt has good pitching starting with Stuart Baruth who will...

HS Basketball Players of the Year

After a fun season of high school baskeball we decided to hand out awards for the top player in each class in North Dakota and South Dakota for the 2014-15 season. Here are the recipients: ND Boys Class A – Varsity Sports, Player of the Year #24 Dakota Halvorson, Minot Candidates Dakota Halvorson, Minot 17.1 ppg, 4.5 apg Blaze...

Jacks Face Tall Task In Corvallis, Oregon

Greetings from Corvallis, Oregon, site of the 1st round of the NCAA Tournament between the #14 seed South Dakota State and #3 seed Oregon State. This is the fourth time in the Jacks' six tournament appearances that they've played on the higher seed's home court. I asked head coach Aaron Johnston if that gave Oregon State an advantage and he...

HS State Tourney Previews

Q&A With David Herbster

In the wake of Tuesday's Summit League Tournament loss to South Dakota State, South Dakota athletic director David Herbster shed some light on the postseason process, and the possibilities for both Coyote basketball teams. Q: What do you know, as of now, about the WNIT bid? A: They don't make the formal announcement until after the NCAA Selection...

HS Basketball Power Rankings

ND Boys A 1. Minot 2. Century 3. Wahpeton 4. West Fargo 5. Fargo Davies ND Boys B 1. Four Winds-Minnewaukan 2. Rugby 3. Fargo Oak Grove 4. New England 5. Berthold ND Girls A 1. Shanley 2. Minot 3. Century 4. Fargo Davies 5. West Fargo ND Girls B 1. Bishop Ryan 2. Kindred 3. Lakota-Edmore 4. Thompson 5. Shiloh Christian SD Boys AA 1. SF...