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SIDNEY, Neb. (Oct. 9, 2014) — Cabela's Incorporated, the World's Foremost Outfitter® of hunting, fishing and outdoor gear, will celebrate Cabela's Pheasant Classic event with sales, guest appearances, seminars, family activities, sponsor exhibits, product demonstrations and more from Thursday through Oct. 19 at Cabela's in Mitchell. The celebration of the upcoming pheasant season will kick off with sales and in-store registration to win a $500 Cabela's gift card Thursday. The gift card winner will be announced on Oct.
Kimball/White Lake football coach Dale Taylor and Hanson volleyball coach Yolanda Price are the special guests at this week's Quarterback Club meeting, which begins at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at The Depot in Mitchell. Dakota Wesleyan University and Mitchell High School coaches will also speak.
Dakota Wesleyan University junior safety Jared Van Winkle was named the Great Plains Athletic Conference defensive player of the week Tuesday. Van Winkle, a Tyndall native, made two interceptions for the Tigers in the final three minutes of last week's win over Doane College. DWU won 27-23. This is the third defensive and fifth overall GPAC honor for DWU (5-1, 3-1 GPAC) this season. The Tigers play No. 1 Morningside College at 1 p.m. Saturday in Sioux City, Iowa.
FOOTBALL The South Dakota Sportswriters Association high school football poll, with first-place votes in parentheses, records, total points and last week’s ranking. Class 11AAA 1. SF Lincoln (9) 7-0 45...
BONESTEEL -- Burke/South Central topped Dakota Christian in four sets Monday in high school volleyball action. Set scores were 16-25, 25-17, 27-25, 25-21. No stats were available despite attempts to reach coaches. Burke/South Central (6-12) hosts Andes Central today in Bonesteel.
• Dakota Wesleyan University men’s golf at TPC Deere Run Invitational in Silvis, Ill. • Mitchell High School volleyball vs. Aberdeen Central, 7 p.m. in Aberdeen. • Area high school...
RAPID CITY -- Mitchell senior Allison Buckley took fourth place at Flight 5 on Saturday at the state girls tennis tournament. Buckley, who finished the season 19-6, fell to Yankton's Anne Knoff 6-2, 6-2 in the semifinals, before losing to Rapid City Stevens' Ingrid Anderson 10-1 in the third-place match. "She made the most of it all year long," Moller said, crediting the girls above her in the Kernel lineup. "Allison's been consistently successful for us throughout the season, and she backed that up at state." The Kernels finished 16th as a team with 64 points.
WOONSOCKET -- The Sanborn Central/Woonsocket volleyball team beat Wessington Springs 25-23, 12-25, 25-19, 16-25, 15-11 on Saturday. Myah Selland had 15 kills and 21 digs for a double-double in the win, while Bailey Moody tallied 30 assists and Maddie Vermeulen had 15 digs. Sheyanne Brodkorb had 19 assists, while Shyanne Kopfmann added nine kills, nine aces and 17 digs in the loss. The Blackhawks (13-5) host James Valley Christian on Tuesday. The Spartans (13-6) play at Sunshine Bible Academy on Tuesday.
HURON -- Two Mitchell High School cross country runners were named to the all-Eastern South Dakota Conference team on Saturday. Juniors Riley Cowins and Mary Krause placed in the top 15 in the boys and girls conference races to earn the honor. "We're proud of them," Mitchell coach Scott Munsen said. "To get all-conference runners on both sides is great. It's something to build on." Cowins, a junior, finished 11th in the boys race, which is a 5K, with a time of 17:33.25 for Mitchell, which didn't tally a team score.
By The Daily Republic GREGORY -- Kurt Braun had two rushing and three passing touchdowns in the Gregory football team's 60-6 win over Andes Central on Friday. Braun had 79 rushing yards to go along with 134 passing yards in the win. Gavin Thomas had two catches for 80 yards, and Noah Beck led the defense with six tackles and a sack. Andes Central's Leo Hopkins had nine carries for 60 yards and had eight solo tackles and an interception. Gregory (7-0) has a bye and plays Tripp-Delmont/Armour on Oct. 23.