Bison track team competes in Spearfish, Rapid City

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By Coach John Entwisle

Like Ernie Banks said, “Let’s Play Two,” and that is exactly what the Hot Springs track team did last week, running first in Spearfish on Tuesday and then again on Thursday in Rapid City.

The Queen City Classic really lived up to its name as 2,000 track kids showed up to perform. Since the weather has been unforgiving this season, every team is looking to get in any meet at any time so the meet in Spearfish was packed with not only South...

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Fall River County Spring Sports Teams

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The so-called "spring" sports season has not yet seen alot of competition due to "winter" apparently wanting its season to hang around a bit longer, as numerous events have been postponed or canceled due to snow and other cold-weather conditions. This week however hopefully promises more seasonable weather for the county's spring track, baseball and golf teams to finally see action. Watch upcoming editions of the Fall River County Herald for photos and results of the 2018 season.

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Climb Hot Springs registration opens!

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HOT SPRINGS – Online registration for Climb Hot Springs stair climbing event opened April 1 and paper registrations are available at Mornin’ Sunshine at 509 N River Street in Hot Springs.

During the month of April, Climb Hot Springs is offering the cheapest registration fee available for the 2018 race and fun run.

“We want to offer a quality event at an affordable price for local residents,” said Race Director Curt Lout, “so our April, No Foolin’ special price of $25 for...

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Hot Springs Bison baseball team begins season with two losses

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By Brett Nachtigall

HOT SPRINGS – The Hot Springs Bison baseball team struggled in their opening two games in the month of March, as they were shut out at home by Winner/Colome 0-25 on Saturday, March 24, and then against St. Thomas More by a score of 0-18 on Tuesday, March 27. While not a sanctioned sport of Hot Springs High School, the program is run as a “club sport” but is granted use of the 'Bison' name by the school.

“We are still very young and inexperienced, and through two...

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Fall River Swim Team hosts awards banquet

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HOT SPRINGS – Following the completion of their 2017-18 season, the Fall River Swim Team, led by head coach Stacy Reetz, held their annual awards banquet on Tuesday, March 20.

Following is a listing of all the awards presented:

Most money raised: Maycie Weaver

Team Spirit Award: Shyann Stewart, Ciara Stewart, Lyndsay Reetz, Carlie DeBoer

Most Improved Junior team 1st year : Brendon Nelson

Most Improved Senior team 1st year : Warren Russell

Most Improved Swim Meet : Terry...

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Spring Sports' Schedule

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Hot Springs Track & Field

March 29: Douglas Invite

April 3: Douglas JV Invite

April 3: West River Review (RC)

April 6: Queen City (Spearfish)

April 13: Track-O-Rama (RC)

April 14: Center of Nation (Belle)

April 17: Mountain West...

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Fall River County Herald

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