The Collegian

MBB: Jacks shoot to win NCAA Tournament game

Andrew Holtan November 7, 2018

The goal for the South Dakota State men’s basketball team’s 2018-19 season is simple: win a game in the NCAA Tournament. The Jacks come into the season with three seniors, a junior and a sophomore....

South Dakota State football falls 24-9 to Cedar Falls

Andrew Holtan October 21, 2018

South Dakota State was averaging 48.4 points and 529.6 yards per game. Today, against Northern Iowa the No. 2-ranked Jackrabbits were held to 376 yards and fell to the No. 25 Panthers 24-9 in Cedar Falls,...

Sophomore linebacker Seven Wilson (7), Sophomore safety Joshua Manchigiah and Junior linebacker Christian Rozeboom take down Youngstown States offense during the SDSU vs. Youngstown State football game Saturday, Oct. 13 in Dana J. Dykhouse Stadium

Jacks ice Youngstown Penguins on Hobo Day game

Andrew Holtan October 13, 2018

South Dakota State quarterback Taryn Christion usually impacts the game with his throwing, but on Saturday he led the Jackrabbits to a 36-7 Hobo Day victory against the Youngstown State Penguins with his...


Brown brothers find a home at SDSU

Andrew Holtan October 3, 2018

Senior cornerback Jordan Brown has had an excellent career as a member of the South Dakota State football team. In 41 career games, he has 130 tackles, three forced fumbles and seven interceptions. He...

Paige Gerdes (16) during batting practice in the spring at the SJAC.

Fresh off historic season, softball starts fall schedule

Andrew Holtan September 12, 2018

After having a historic 2018 season, the South Dakota State softball team will begin preparing for the 2019 season with its first exhibition games Sept. 15 when they host St. Cloud State in an exhibition...

Iowa brothers join forces on SDSU football squad

Andrew Holtan August 22, 2018

Incoming freshmen and transfer students started their first school year at South Dakota State this week, but incoming freshmen and transfers on the SDSU football team have been in Brookings since the beginning...

Junior Skyler Monaghan runs in the second heat of the men’s 400 meter dash during the South Dakota Invitational meet April 10 at the University of South Dakota in Vermillion.

Sports in Brief

Andrew Holtan April 25, 2018

Men's Tennis SDSU’s men’s tennis team won their first and only match of the season April 20 when they defeated Augustana 5-2. The Jacks fell to Oral Roberts 5-2 April 21 and Denver 7-0 April 22. Senior...

Sophomore Haley Mottinger competes in the women’s 100 meter hurdles during the SD Invitational meet April 11 at USD. Mottinger placed 10th with a time of 15.54.

Athlete of the week: Haley Mottinger

Andrew Holtan April 25, 2018

Year: Sophomore Hometown: Willmar, Minnesota Major: Early Childhood Education South Dakota State’s track and field team participated in the Northern State Twilight April 20 and won 15 events. One...

Photo by Abby Fullenkamp

Top five sports moments of 2017-18

Andrew Holtan April 25, 2018

With finals next week and this being The Collegian’s last issue of the school year, I decided to take a look back at this year’s five most memorable moments in South Dakota State sports. 1. Seth...

Junior Ali Herdliska readies to bunt the ball during practice April 9 in the SJAC. The Jacks face Western Illinois April 28 and 29 in Macomb, Illinois. SDSU is 27-12 overall and 8-3 in the conference.

Summit League regular season title up for grabs

Andrew Holtan April 25, 2018

A three-game series sweep of the Fort Wayne Mastodons moved the South Dakota State softball team into second place in the Summit League. The Jacks’ (27-12, 8-3) offense was red hot, outscoring the Mastodons...


SDSU terminates tennis programs

Andrew Holtan April 25, 2018

The South Dakota State athletic department announced Tuesday night that tennis will no longer be a varsity sport, effective at the end of the academic year. "Without readily available indoor and outdoor...


Athlete of the Week: Brittney Morse

Andrew Holtan April 18, 2018

Year: Senior Hometown: Houston, Texas Major: Agricultural Science South Dakota State softball lost the first game of a doubleheader April 12 against North Dakota State 9-2, but bounced back with an...

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