adidas shell toes Jackets sign apparel deal with Adidas
“We are really excited to enter this partnership with Adidas and Universal Athletics, it’s a wonderful opportunity for our university, community, fans, and our student athletes,” BHSU Director of Athletics, Jhett Albers said.
The athletic program chose to make the move to Adidas in an effort to strengthen the department branding as the Yellow Jackets continue to transition to the NCAA Division II level.
In conjunction with the Yellow Jacket Stampede, the Cowboys and Candlelight Dinner and Auction will be held Friday at the Spearfish Holiday Inn.
The BHSU Rodeo Hall of Fame induction ceremony, rodeo team introduction, an auction, and entertainment will follow dinner. Jerry Golliher, Walter and Tina Panzirer, and the 1984 BHSU Women’s Team will be inducted into the BHSU Rodeo Hall of Fame.
Tickets for the banquet are $35 per person or $60 per couple. Tickets must be purchased by Monday,
April 8. All proceeds will benefit the BHSU Rodeo Team.
Cobblers’ Burke signs with Morningside
Rapid City Central is pleased to announce that Malaika Burke will be signing a National Letter of Intent to play soccer at Morningside College in Sioux City, Iowa, next fall. Burke is also a sprinter on the Cobbler track and field team and honor roll student.
The Tennis Center of the Black Hills is offering a free 3.0 Ladies Tennis Fun Day where the ladies will be paired up for an indoor tennis round robin social.
The event will help get those players interested in tennis together for USTA and other leagues this summer. on Sunday for beginners and intermediate players interested in playing in a 3.0 tennis league. Nolan, two Rushmore Thunder varsity players, are part of the U16 South Dakota National Hockey Team. Anthony Petrotto, also a Rushmore Thunder varsity player, together with Jack Oberg, Owen Leberknight, and Jacob Lindblom, Rushmore Thunder Bantam players, are on the U14 South Dakota National Hockey Team.
Both teams open the tournament with pool play Wednesday and the top two teams from each of the four pools advance to a qualifying bracket. Wednesday. Wednesday.
Second annual hoops tourney at Stevens
Rapid City Stevens will host the second annual Marvin Hudson Lewis Memorial Basketball Tournament this Saturday and Sunday.
The tournament is to honor a local basketball player that was well known and respected in the basketball community in the region. Marvin Hudson Lewis was engaged to be married to his longtime girlfriend Tera Cuny when he was taken from his family too soon in a swimming accident. His fianc and friends decided to honor him by hosting a basketball tournament allowing the many people he knew and touched to come together and compete in his honor. The tournament is played under specific rules to encourage sportsmanship and respect that Marvin displayed in his playing days at various stops in the Midwest.
The Marvin Hudson Lewis Basketball tournament is one of three basketball events taking place this weekend as the annual MDU/Bankwest Classic tournament, hosted by St. Thomas More and School of Mines, will bring youth basketball player’s grades 4 12 to Rapid City.