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March 21, 2015
Kokesh defeats Storley in battle of South Dakota wrestlers
ST. LOUIS -- It wasn’t for a national championship, but Robert Kokesh and Logan Storley fought for third place -- and South Dakota bragging rights. Kokesh, a senior Nebraska wrestler from Wagner, and Storley, a senior Minnesota wrestler and Webster graduate, had faced each other...
March 21, 2015 - 2:32pm
Kokesh takes third place, reflects on career
ST. LOUIS -- The moment Nebraska senior wrestler Robert Kokesh walked off the mat for the last time on Saturday, emotion hit the Wagner native like a brick wall. Kokesh defeated longtime friend and Webster graduate Logan Storley in the 174-pound third place match in sudden victory...
March 21, 2015 - 2:02pm
March 20, 2015
Kokesh loses in quarterfinals, vying for third-place finish
ST. LOUIS -- It didn't turn out quite the way he hoped, but Robert Kokesh clinched a spot on the podium on Friday. The Wagner native suffered his first loss of the season in the 174-pound quarterfinals of the NCAA Division I Wrestling Championships on Friday in St. Louis. Kokesh...
March 20, 2015 - 10:33pm
Kokesh drops quarterfinal match 3-2 to Pittsburgh's Tyler Wilps
ST. LOUIS -- Robert Kokesh suffered his first loss of the season in the 174-pound quarterfinals of the NCAA Division I Wrestling Championships on Friday in St. Louis. Kokesh dropped a 3-2 decision to Pittsburgh's Tyler Wilps. He has a 36-1 record on the season. The Wagner native...
March 20, 2015 - 1:36pm
March 19, 2015
Kokesh cruises through first day of NCAAs
ST. LOUIS -- After capturing his second straight Big Ten title, Robert Kokesh took the first steps on Thursday to a much bigger prize. The Wagner native advanced to the second day in the championship bracket in the NCAA Division I Wrestling Championships at the Scottrade Center...
March 19, 2015 - 9:50pm
Storley advances, Pack wins SDSU's first-ever match in nationals
ST. LOUIS -- Logan Storley, a Webster graduate, has a tough road to the 174-pound national championship. He began the NCAA Division I Wrestling Championships with two wins on Thursday. Storley will have to defeat No. 3 Michael Evans (29-2), of Iowa, in the quarterfinals today, and...
March 19, 2015 - 9:43pm
Wagner showing support for former Red Raider Kokesh
ST. LOUIS -- Wagner is pulling out all the stops to support hometown hero Robert Kokesh. When the 174-pound Nebraska wrestler took the mat at the NCAA Division I Wrestling Championships on Thursday in St. Louis, he received a plethora of applause from his hometown support system. His...
March 19, 2015 - 7:57pm
March 18, 2015
Kokesh: I'm going to be successful
WAGNER -- In the last three years, Robert Kokesh has watched the brightly lit national championship matches from the dark. But in his senior campaign, he says that it's his turn. The No. 1-ranked 174-pound Nebraska wrestler sets out to become a national champion Thursday as...
March 18, 2015 - 8:17pm
March 8, 2015
No. 1 Kokesh wins second straight Big Ten title
If it's not hard enough to win one Big Ten Championship, senior Robert Kokesh has two. Nebraska No. 1 seed Kokesh earned his second consecutive Big Ten title on Sunday afternoon, taking the 174-pound championship with a 7-3 decision against Penn State No. 2 seed Matt Brown. On...
March 8, 2015 - 7:27pm
February 11, 2015
Catching up with former area athletes: No. 1 Kokesh improves to 25-0
Robert Kokesh continues to build on a strong senior campaign as the Wagner native and Nebraska wrestler is now 25-0 on the season. Kokesh, ranked No. 1 at 174 pounds, defeated Michigan State University's Nick Proctor by major decision 14-1 in the Cornhuskers final Big Ten dual of...
February 11, 2015 - 11:25pm
January 2, 2015
Macy Miller top sports stories of 2014
Macy Miller still can't put words on the year she's had. "It all went so fast and it's hard to believe," Miller said.
January 2, 2015 - 5:04pm
December 26, 2014
Mitchell area coach, athletes earn SDSA awards
Three individuals who transitioned into a new phase of life — two all-time coaching greats who retired and an athlete who retired and became a coach — highlight the honorees as the South Dakota Sportswriters Association presents its 2014 Year-End Awards. A top athlete,...
December 26, 2014 - 12:00am
December 10, 2014
Wagner native Kokesh is No. 1 in the nation
WAGNER -- For the first time in his career, Robert Kokesh holds the top ranking at 174 pounds in every major NCAA wrestling poll. The feat is exciting for Kokesh, a Wagner native, but he has bigger plans. "My goal is to win a national championship," the University of Nebraska-Lincoln...
December 10, 2014 - 9:20pm
November 27, 2014
Catching up with former area athletes: Zach Horstman easing into starting forward role for SDSU
Zach Horstman has started to come into his own as a starter for the South Dakota State Jackrabbits men's basketball team. The Winner, S.D. native scored 13 points in the Jackrabbits' season opener against Buffalo on Nov. 14. Even though SDSU eventually fell 69-67, Horstman also...
November 27, 2014 - 11:50pm
March 23, 2014
Monday's sports briefs
Kokesh takes fourth at NCAA Championships By The Daily Republic OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. — Wagner native and University of Nebraska-Lincoln junior Robert Kokesh finished fourth Saturday at the NCAA Division I Wrestling Championships. He beat No. 4 seed Mike Evans, of Iowa, in the...
sports / college
March 23, 2014 - 11:55pm