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MidcoSN Podcast: NFL Draft Analysis with Nathan Aamodt

The NFL draft is just one week away and the regional connection is growing in importance. Our "Draft Expert" is MidcoSN Coordinating producer Nathan Aamodt, who talks Vikings draft, Carson Wentz and other regional interest in the 2016 NFL draft.
Filed Under Football | Podcast

MidcoSN Podcast: Joining The 7-Foot Club

In the aftermath of Parker's Zack Anderson becoming just the sixth South Dakota high schooler to clear the 7-foot barrier in high jump, Alex Heinert of "Varsity Sports" talks with the first man to do so, current St. Thomas More Head T&F Coach and co-state record holder Scott Benson, as well as the newest member of the 7-Foot Club, Zack...
Filed Under Varsity Sports | Podcast | Running/Track and Field

South Dakota's Top High School Pitchers

When I decided to put a list of the top high school pitchers together, I had no idea how tough it would be. There are a lot of great pitchers in South Dakota. So feel free to read my list and agree or disagree with me. Next week I’ll put out my top 10 from North Dakota but here is my list of top hurlers from South Dakota: Number 10 ...
Filed Under SD High School | Baseball/Softball

HS Baseball Power Rankings

MidcoSN Power Rankings as of April 20, 2016. South Dakota Class A Lincoln remains the only unbeaten team in South Dakota Class A. I looked at SF O'Gorman, SF Roosevelt and Brandon Valley for this week's rankings but they remain just outside the top five. Lincoln 9-0 Pierre ...
Filed Under SD High School | Baseball/Softball

MidcoSN Podcast: New SDSU Men's Basketball Coach TJ Otzelberger

The search for a new men's basketball head coach is complete at South Dakota State. Former Iowa State assistant, TJ Otzelberger, takes over the Jackrabbit program and our very own Tom Nieman gives context and reaction to the brand new hire.
Filed Under Basketball | College | Podcast

PLatinum Leaderboard 1.0

High School Track and Field season is back in full swing, and that means the return of the "Varsity Sports" Platinum Leaderboard! If you recall from last year, we kept track of the best performances of the season in every individual event held in both North and South Dakota and awarded Platinum Medals at season’s end to the winners. In our...
Filed Under Varsity Sports | SD High School | Running/Track and Field