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Mt. Rushmore Classic attracts over 350 swimmers

RAPID CITY, S.D. - The 2022 Jim Scull Mt. Rushmore Classic swim meet continued Saturday at the Roosevelt Swim Center in Rapid City. This year's swim meet features over 350 athletes representing 29…

RC Central hires new head volleyball coach

RAPID CITY, S.D. - Rapid City Central Activities Director Jordan Bauer announced Friday the hiring of Hope Owens as the next head volleyball coach for the Cobblers pending school board approval. Owens was an…

Rapid City Stevens track coach wins national award

ALTOONA, IA - The National High School Athletic Coaches Association hosted its annual convention this week and announced its Coach of the Year winners. Three coaches from South Dakota were honored at the event…

Ledecky stretches 22-medal record at worlds with 800 title

BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Katie Ledecky has extended her record haul of medals from the world swimming championships to 22 with her latest 800-meter freestyle win. Ledecky clocked 8:08.04 to win the event for the eighth consecutive time at a…

Title IX: NCAA report shows stark gap in funding for women

AP-US-Title-IX-NCAA-Report -The number of women competing at the highest level of college athletics continues to rise along with an increasing funding gap for men’s and women’s sports programs. An NCAA report examining the 50th anniversary of the Title IX civil-rights…

Playoffs are a Long Shot for the Rush

The Rapid City Rush haven't completely given up hope of making the playoffs, but they're chances remain on life support. After a three game road trip to Alaska, the Rush return home for their final...

Rush Wrap Up Home Stand with Win Over the Eagles

Time is running out for the Rapid City Rush to secure a spot in the playoffs. With 12 games remaining in the regular season, the Rush trail the Quad City Mallards by 10 points for the eighth and fi...

BHSU Softball Splits with Fort Lewis College

Black Hills State University split a two-game series with Fort Lewis College on Saturday in women's softball. The Skyhawks shut out the Yellow Jackets in the first game, 2-0. However, BHSU bounce...

Steelheads Shut-Out Rush to Earn Split

The Rapid City Rush wrapped up a two game series against the Idaho Steelheads on Saturday night. Radoslav Illo, Rob Linsmayer and Carson McMillan all scored for Idaho, as the Steelheads shut out th...

Rush Edge Steelheads to Snap 2-Game Losing Streak

The Rapid City Rush hosted Idaho Friday night to kick off a weekend series with the Steelheads. Joe Basaraba scored a goal with 12:55 gone by in the first period to give Idaho a 1-0 lead. But Mikha...

State Girls Basketball: Cavaliers Advance to Finals

St. Thomas More continued its quest Friday for a third straight girls basketball title. After knocking off Dell Rapids in the opening round Thursday, the Lady Cavaliers faced No. 5 Hamlin in the se...

Day 1 of State Girls Basketball Tournaments

The state girls basketball tournaments tipped off Thursday in Watertown and Huron. St. Thomas More is looking to make history this weekend by becoming just the second team in Class 'A' to win three...

Rush Split a Pair of Games with the Komets

The Rapid City Rush defeated Fort Wayne Friday night by a final score of 8 to 6.  It was the most goals scored by Rapid City in one game this season. In fact, Lindsay Sparks and Josh MacDonald set ...

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