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Three Class Shoot-Out games Saturday in Salem

By The Daily Republic

SALEM — The 27th Annual Three Class Shoot-Out basketball all-star games will be held on Saturday at the McCook Central Auditorium in Salem.

All three classes in boys and girls will be represented by many of the top seniors in South Dakota. The first game begins at 2 p.m.

Bicek named to all-ECC team

By The Daily Republic

Katie Bicek was named to the all-Eastern Coteau Conference team for Great Plains Lutheran.

Bicek, whose parents are Tony and Tina Bicek, of Mitchell, played for Ethan last season. The Panthers finished 8-13 this season.

Augustana College names new AD

SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Augustana College has named Sioux Falls Roosevelt High School activities director Slade Larscheid as its new athletic director.

The Spearfish native will succeed Bill Gross, who stepped down after 28 years at the helm to take an administrative position with the college’s Advancement Office.

Larscheid was one of three finalists. The others were University of Arkansas-Fort Smith athletic director Dustin Smith and University of South Dakota associate athletic director Jon Schemmel.