The Collegian

Cross country teams end season at Midwest Regionals

Cross country teams end season at Midwest Regionals

Carson Herbert

November 14, 2018


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No members of the South Dakota State cross country team were able to qualify for the NCAA Championship meet at the NCAA Midwest Regionals on Nov. 9 in Peoria, Illinois. The men’s team was not able to keep the momentum from their Summit League championship as they finished 10th overall while the wom...

Men’s Cross Country wins third straight League title

Men’s Cross Country wins third straight League title

Carson Herbert

October 30, 2018


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For the third consecutive season and the seventh time since joining the Summit League, the South Dakota State men’s cross country team has won the Summit League championship. Seven Jackrabbit runners finished in the top 10 of the race, which was held on Oct. 27 in Omaha, Nebraska. Coach Rod ...

Cross Country split-squads to head to Pre-Nationals, Ron Pynn

Cross Country split-squads to head to Pre-Nationals, Ron Pynn

Carson Herbert

October 9, 2018


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It will be a busy Saturday for the South Dakota State cross country teams as the program will split for the Pre-National Invitational in Madison, Wisconsin and the Ron Pynn Classic in Grand Forks, North Dakota. This year’s Pre-National Invitational hosted by the University of Wisconsin will take place at ...

Jacks head to Roy Griak Invitational

Jacks head to Roy Griak Invitational

Carson Herbert

October 1, 2018


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Over the weekend, the South Dakota State cross country teams will travel to Minnesota for the 33rd Roy Griak Invitational. The event, which is hosted by the University of Minnesota, features six collegiate races and four high school races. SDSU will be one of 12 Division I programs participating in ...

King looks to reclaim Summit League throne

King looks to reclaim Summit League throne

Carson Herbert

September 26, 2018


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Rachel King was set to make history following her 10th place finish at the 2017 NCAA Midwest Regional Cross Country Championships last November in Ames, Iowa. No female Jackrabbit had ever participated in the National NCAA Division I meet and it was looking like King would get in with an at-large bid....

Top five sports moments of 2017-18

Top five sports moments of 2017-18

Andrew Holtan

April 25, 2018


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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 Gross wins SDSU’s first-ever Division I Wrestling Championship Junior wrestler Seth Gross came up short i...

Successful runners strive to earn national titles

Successful runners strive to earn national titles

Natalie Hilden

October 25, 2017


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Junior track and field athletes Kyle Burdick and Rachel King had their best seasons running in 2016-2017. Burdick was named Summit League Outdoor Track and Field Athlete of the Year and King was named Summit League Indoor Track and Field Athlete of the year. Burdick had his second-best time in the 1,500 meter semif...