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Mustang football vs. USF

Nick Rathke, Staff Writer

October 20, 2016

The Mustangs faced off against ninth ranked University of Sioux Falls (USF) on October 8. USF is ranked first in the NSIC Division II in total offense and SMSU is ranked third. There was a lot of offense in this game, as was ...

Women’s golf takes fourth

Nick Rathke, Staff Writer

October 6, 2016

The SMSU women’s golf team finished with a team total of 670. They tied with Minot State for fourth  in the 12 team event held at Marshall Golf Club held on September 24-25. The playing conditions were tough on the final d...

Volleyball team beats Moorhead

Paul Holdhusen, Staff Writer

October 6, 2016

SMSU steamrolled Moorhead State in a 3-0 Homecoming win in the PE Gym. The set scores were 25-13, 25-16, and 25-11. SMSU only trailed once early in the second set. Sophomore Taylor Reiss had 13 kills, one ace, and two blocks ...

Football team beats Crookston

Nick Rathke, Staff Writer

October 6, 2016

SMSU traveled to the University of Minnesota Crookston on Sept. 9. The team entered the game with a record of 2-1 and Crookston held a record of 0-3. The elements definitely played a part in this game, as there was a strong win...

Women’s soccer break three game losing streak

Kyla Gundvaldson, Staff Writer

October 6, 2016

The SMSU Mustangs soccer team has recently played four games and just snapped their three game losing streak after beating the University of Mary 5-1 on Sunday, Oct. 2. With the Mustangs’ victory, they have an overall record of ...

Homecoming football: Mustangs defeat Upper Iowa

Paul Holdhusen, Staff Writer

October 6, 2016

SMSU defeated Upper Iowa 59-41 on Saturday, Oct. 1 at the Schwan Regional Event Center. Quarterback Blake Gimbel threw for 482 yards to lead the Mustangs to a win. “The big plays were great, and they came at a time when we...

Women’s rugby begins season

Nick Rathke, Staff Writer

September 22, 2016

Fall is the start to many things: a new school year, sports seasons, and the beginning of the holiday season. But for about 20 SMSU girls, it means the start to bracket style play for rugby. Rugby is a club at SMSU meaning there...

Vikings upset Mustangs 3-2

Vikings upset Mustangs 3-2

September 22, 2016

Soccer adds new coaches

Emily Errico, Staff Writer

September 8, 2016

As the soccer program at SMSU evolves and expands, it is expected to bring in new blood. For the 2016-2017 school year, it has fulfilled this requirement by adding two assistant coaches: Megan Kilroy and Mike Kasmarik. Their names are reco...

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