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Coston enthusiastic about athletics

April 27, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

Dickinson State football coach Hank Biesiot was walking a recruit through the upper level hallway of the Badlands Activities Center when he caught the eye of DSU President D.C. Coston, who happened to be watching a track and field meet in the stadium’s control room. Continue Reading

Twins fall to last place in division with loss to Royals

April 27, 2012 in The Daily Republic

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) Alex Gordon and Billy Butler each hit a two-run homer and the Kansas City Royals beat the Minnesota Twins 7-6 on Friday night for their third straight win. Continue Reading

Vikings take Central Florida cornerback in second round

April 27, 2012 in The Daily Republic

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) Josh Robinson left Central Florida after his junior season with the stated goal of becoming one of the best cornerbacks to ever play in the NFL. Continue Reading

Soeby running for lupus awareness

April 27, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

WEST FARGO The active little girl who was so good at soccer just wasn’t herself. The days in the summer when 12-year-old best friends Calista Soeby and Emmy Burtsfield would run together began to fade. Continue Reading

Vikings get good players, leaders in Kalil and Smith

April 27, 2012 in West Central Tribune

The Vikings are not only seeking players good enough to immediately upgrade their lineup in the early rounds of this year’s draft but were looking for assertive, confident, polished and experienced prospects Continue Reading

Caitlyn Way adjusting well to college throwing

April 27, 2012 in The Daily Republic

Mitchell native Caitlyn Way is only in her first competitive season as a thrower for the track and field team at Oklahoma State University, and she’s already continuing the success she had as a high school thrower. Continue Reading

Carlson gets on-the-job training

April 27, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

FARGO The upper level of Scheels All Sports superstore in Fargo has more fishing gear than once thought imaginable. Take the escalator up, maneuver two right turns and then a left and you’ll find the real-world start to Eric Carlson’s life. Continue Reading

DSU has tough sixth innings

April 27, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

MAYVILLE The Dickinson State baseball team found itself in two sixth inning predicaments Friday. Continue Reading

South Dakota coaches double as trainers during practice, games

April 27, 2012 in The Daily Republic

South Dakota high school athletes take a risk every time they stop on the field of play.
By taking part in a sport, a student assumes the risk of suffering an injury. Continue Reading

Power struggle: Butler, Gordon clobber home runs to lead Kansas City past Minnesota

April 27, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

MINNEAPOLIS Alex Gordon and Billy Butler each hit a two-run homer and the Kansas City Royals beat the Minnesota Twins 7-6 on Friday night for their third straight win. Continue Reading