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Jackrabbits open up spring schedule in Creighton

Jackrabbits open up spring schedule in Creighton

Natalie Hilden, Sports Reporter

March 20, 2019


Filed under Sports

The everlasting Midwest winter has been an adjustment for the South Dakota State women’s soccer team and its original spring schedule. An early February doubleheader before spring break, against St. Cloud State and Southwest Minnesota State University, was canceled and turned into an intrasquad...

Soccer adds six new recruits in offseason

Soccer adds six new recruits in offseason

Natalie Hilden, Sports Reporter

February 13, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Thompson’s Take: head coach talks recruitment and new additions The end of the women’s soccer season means saying goodbye to a senior class and hello to a newly signed incoming class of freshmen. Head coach Brock Thompson announced earlier this postseason that women’s soccer has signed s...

Soccer team eyes facility upgrade

Soccer team eyes facility upgrade

Maggie Smither

November 7, 2018


Filed under Sports

A new stadium will be coming to campus, if the funding and approval get completed. It could take up to a year, but South Dakota State women’s soccer team will be getting a new stadium. After nearly 18 seasons for the program, there are finally plans to build a soccer facility on campus. According to...

Jacks soccer focus on Summit League Tournament

Jacks soccer focus on Summit League Tournament

Brady Nicolaus

October 30, 2018


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With the Summit League postseason in full swing, Jackrabbit soccer (12-5-1) will go into this week against the fourth-seeded Omaha Mavericks (7-10-2) Thursday, Nov. 1. If the Jacks win, they will move on to the next game against either North Dakota State or Denver. “It’s great to be home,” head coach Br...

Women’s soccer to play age-old competitors USD, NDSU

Women’s soccer to play age-old competitors USD, NDSU

Trenton Abrego

October 10, 2018


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After a thrilling double-overtime win over the Denver Pioneers, the South Dakota State Jackrabbits will look to stay undefeated in Summit League play during Hobo Week. The two matches will be against long-time rivals University of South Dakota (7-4-2) ‪on Thursday, Oct. 11 and North Dakota State...

Soccer prepares for Denver

Soccer prepares for Denver

Brady Nicolaus

October 3, 2018


Filed under Sports

After opening Summit League play with two wins, the South Dakota State women’s soccer team will roll into Brookings with hopes to make it three straight. The Jacks (7-4-1) will play host to the Denver Pioneers (6-4-2), who are also undefeated in conference play The Jacks will be coming off of...

Jacks to open Summit League play on road

Jacks to open Summit League play on road

Brady Nicolaus

October 1, 2018


Filed under Sports

After going undefeated in the Summit League last year, the South Dakota State women’s soccer team (5-4-1) will look to have the same success in the 2018 conference schedule that opens this week. Freshman midfielder Karlee Manding currently leads the Jackrabbit offensive attack with four goals and on...

Soccer picks up two shutouts on West Coast trip

Soccer picks up two shutouts on West Coast trip

Trenton Abrego

September 18, 2018


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In Pocatello, Idaho, the South Dakota State women’s soccer team accomplished a season first: win an away game. On their Big Sky trip, the Jacks defeated the one-win Idaho State Bengals 2-0 and drew 0-0 with the Eastern Washington Eagles.   It was the first road trip for the Jacks after having a ...

Jacks soccer rebounds against Creighton

Jacks soccer rebounds against Creighton

September 12, 2018


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In a two-game homestand this past week the South Dakota State women’s soccer team split matches with a 1-0 victory over the Northern Iowa Panthers and a 2-0 defeat to the Arizona State Sun Devils. The Jacks were coming off of a week in which they defeated Green Bay 2-0 and fell to Creighton 1-0. ...

Jackrabbits fall to Sun Devils, Blue Jays in Brookings

Jackrabbits fall to Sun Devils, Blue Jays in Brookings

Brady Nicolaus

September 10, 2018


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In a two-game home stand this past week the South Dakota State women’s soccer team split matches with a 1-0 victory over the Northern Iowa Panthers and a 2-0 defeat to the Arizona State Sun Devils. The Jacks were coming off of a week in which they defeated Green Bay 2-0 and fell to Creighton 1...

Women’s soccer bounces back with two wins

Women’s soccer bounces back with two wins

Brady Nicolaus

August 29, 2018


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Women’s soccer team comes off this past week with a pair of wins against Wayne State and Drake. The final scores were 8-0 against Wayne State and 1-0 against Drake. “[I] thought we had a good weekend, but I’m especially proud really of the growth in the week of training leading up to the weekend,”...

Top five sports moments of 2017-18

Top five sports moments of 2017-18

Andrew Holtan

April 25, 2018


Filed under Sports

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...