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Matt Zimmer

Sports Reporter

Matt Zimmer is a Sioux Falls native and longtime sports writer. He graduated from Washington High School in Sioux Falls where he played football, legion baseball and developed his lifelong love of the Minnesota Twins and Vikings. After graduating from St. Cloud State University, he returned to Sioux Falls, began a long career in amateur baseball and started working as a sports freelancer. Zimmer was hired as a sport reporter at the Argus Leader in 2004, where he covered Sioux Falls high schools and colleges before moving to the South Dakota State University beat in 2014.

His coverage of Sioux Falls, Mitchell and South Dakota sports can be found on www.mitchellrepublic.comand www.siouxfallslive.com.

Cougars sign 30 for new coach Jim Glogowski
Coyotes sign 10, Jackrabbits nine to join initial class that committed in December
Varsity game moved to auxiliary gym after 7-footer breaks rim off basket
Cougars to visit Pitt State; Vikings will take on Chadron State
USD Coyotes routed by Oral Roberts in Tulsa
"I think he truly felt like you were going to be rewarded for doing the right things," Washington coach Kalen DeBoer said of the legendary late Cougar football coach.
SDSU men blow 22-point lead in loss at Western Illinois
Coyote men fall on buzzer-beater in Macomb
Iowa State-bound center dominates on both ends in city rivalry win
Former Jackrabbit receiver hopes to breathe life into Coyote offense after winning championship with SDSU