News & Announcements

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Annual Coaches Clinic Schedule

The 63rd Annual Coaches Clinic will be held on July 14-16 at the Ramkota Hotel and Convention Center in Aberdeen.  Please the below link for a complete schedule of events.

       Coaches Clinic Schedule


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Board of Directors Meeting - June 11

The SDHSAA Board of Directors will hold their final meeting of the 2013-14 school year on Wednesday, June 11th at the SDHSAA Office in Pierre.  Please see the below links for meeting information.

       Agenda     |     Minutes


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State Track & Field Meet - May 30-31

The 2014 SDHSAA State Track & Field Meet will be held on May 30-31.  Preliminary rounds will be held at O'Gorman High School (Class AA) and Howard Wood Field (Class B), while Class A prelims will be held Madison.  Please see below for meet information and complete meet coverage courtesy of South Dakota Public Broadcasting.

       Meet Information  -  Girls  |  Boys
       Meet Coverage (SDPB website)  -  Girls   |  Boys


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State Boys Tennis Tournament - May 22-24

UPDATE:  All Saturday (May 24) matches will be moved ahead one hour with play beginning at 8:00 a.m. MT instead of the originally-scheduled 9:00 a.m. start time.

Rapid City will play host to the 2014 SDHSAA State Boys Tennis Tournament on May 22-24.  Matches will be played at both Sioux Park and the Parkview Tennis Complex.  Please see below for the tournament schedule and complete tournament coverage courtesy of South Dakota Public Broadcasting (SDPB).

       Tournament Schedule     |     Tournament Coverage (SDPB website)


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Fine Arts Advisory Committee Recommendations

Please see the link below to view the recommendations sent forward from the SDHSAA Fine Arts Advisory Committees.  These recommendations will be discussed and voted on at the June 11th Board of Directors Meeting.

       Advisory Committee Recommendations


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Spring State Golf Tournaments

The 2014 SDHSAA Spring State Golf Tournaments will be held on May 19-20 in Pierre (Class AA Girls), Spearfish (Class A Girls), and Mitchell (Class B Girls and Class B Boys).  Please see the links below for live scoring via BirdieFire.com and complete tournament coverage courtesy of South Dakota Public Broadcasting (SDPB).

       Live Scoring (BirdieFire website)  -  AA Girls  |  A Girls  |  B Girls  |  B Boys
       Tournament Coverage (SDPB website)  -  Girls  |  Boys


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Board of Directors Meetings - April 22-23

The SDHSAA Board of Directors held their Annual and Regular Meetings on April 22nd and April 23rd in Pierre.  Please see below for meeting information.

       Annual Meeting Minutes     |     Regular Meeting Minutes


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SDHSAA State Events Survey

As per Board of Directors action at their April 22-23 meeting, the SDHSAA will be conducting a statewide survey from April 30 - May 30, 2014 regarding expectations of high school tournaments and events in South Dakota.  Please see below for survey information and to complete the survey online.

       Survey Flyer     |     Complete Survey Online

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2014-15 Board Adopted Sports Proposals

Please see the link below to access the athletic proposals for the 2014-15 school year as adopted by the SDHSAA Board of Directors during their April Meeting.

       Adopted Athletic Proposals


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Advisory Committee Recommendations

Please see the link below to view the recommendations sent forward from the various SDHSAA Advisory Committees.  These recommendations were discussed and voted on at the SDIAAA Spring Conference in Deadwood on April 2-4.

       Advisory Committee Recommendations with Vote Totals


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2014-15 Physical Exams & Sports Concussions Forms

The Physical Exams & Sports Concussions forms for the 2014-15 school year are now available using the link provided below.  Exams must be completed after April 1st to be valid for the next school year.

       Physical Exams & Sports Concussions*

* - Forms ARE NOT to be used for Sioux Falls schools.  Please contact the school office for correct forms.


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State Boys Basketball Tournaments - March 20-22

The 2014 SDHSAA State Boys Basketball Tournaments will be held on March 20-22 in Rapid City (Class AA), Sioux Falls (Class A), and Aberdeen (Class B).  Please see the links below for tournament brackets and complete tournament coverage courtesy of South Dakota Public Broadcasting (SDPB).

       Class AA     |     Class A     |     Class B     |     SDPB Coverage


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State Girls Basketball Tournaments - March 13-15

The 2014 SDHSAA State Girls Basketball Tournaments will be held on March 13-15 with Brookings (Class AA), Spearfish (Class A), and Huron (Class B) serving as host cities.  Please use the links below for tournament brackets and complete tournament coverage courtesy of South Dakota Public Broadcasting (SDPB).

       Class AA     |     Class A     |     Class B     |     SDPB Coverage


10

Board of Directors Meeting - March 5

The SDHSAA Board of Directors will hold their next meeting of the 2013-14 school year at 10:30 a.m. on March 5, 2014 at the SDHSAA Office in Pierre.  Please see below for meeting information.

       Agenda     |     Minutes


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State Wrestling Tournaments - Feb. 28-Mar. 1

The 2014 SDHSAA State Wrestling Tournaments are being held on February 28th & March 1st at the Rushmore Plaza Civic Center in Rapid City (Class A) and the NSU Barnett Center in Aberdeen (Class B).  Please see below for tournament information and complete tournament coverage courtesy of South Dakota Public Broadcasting (SDPB).

       Tournament Information     |     Tournament Coverage (SDPB Website)


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State Gymnastics Meet - February 21-22

The 2014 SDHSAA State Gymnastics Meet will be held on Friday & Saturday, February 21-22 at Central High School in Aberdeen SD.  Please see below for meet information and complete meet coverage courtesy of South Dakota Public Broadcasting (SDPB).

     Meet Information     |     Meet Coverage (SDPB Website)


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Board of Directors Special Meeting - February 11

The SDHSAA Board of Directors will hold an additional special meeting meeting at 12:00 p.m. on February 11, 2014 at the SDHSAA Office in Pierre.

       Agenda     |     Minutes


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2014 All-State Band Audition Results

     Clark Band     |     Lewis Band

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State One-Act Play Festival - February 6-8

The Brandon Valley Performing Arts Center in Brandon will serve as host to the 2014 SDHSAA State One-Act Play Festival on February 6-8.  Please see below for festival information and complete festival coverage courtesy of South Dakota Public Broadcasting (SDPB).

       Master Schedule     |     Festival Coverage (SDPB Website)


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Board of Directors Special Meeting - February 4

The SDHSAA Board of Directors will hold a special meeting meeting at 1:00 p.m. on February 4, 2014 at the SDHSAA Office in Pierre.  Please see below for meeting information.

       Agenda     |     Minutes


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Board of Directors Meeting - January 15

The SDHSAA Board of Directors will hold their next meeting of the 2013-14 school year at 9:00 a.m. on January 15, 2014 at the SDHSAA Office in Pierre.  Please see below for meeting information.

       Agenda     |     Football Classification Proposal     |     Minutes


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2014 NFHS Spirit of Sport Award

The NFHS Spirit of Sport Award seeks to recognize individuals who exemplify the ideals of the positive spirit of sport that represent the core mission of education-based athletics.  The award may be given in recognition of a specific act or for an activity of longer duration.

       Spirit of Sport Nomination Form


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2013 State Volleyball Tournaments - Nov. 21-23

The 2013 SDHSAA State Volleyball Tournaments will be held in Mitchell (Class AA), Aberdeen (Class A) and Huron (Class B) on November 21-23, 2013.  Please use the below links to access tournament information and complete tournament coverage courtesy of South Dakota Public Broadcasting (SDPB). 

       Tournament Information     |     Tournament Coverage (SDPB Website)


13

2013 State Football Championships - Nov. 14-16

The University of South Dakota's DakotaDome in Vermiilion will serve as host for the 2013 SDHSAA State Football Championships on November 14-16.  Please see below for championship information and complete coverage courtesy of South Dakota Public Broadcasting (SDPB).

       Championship Information     |     Championship Coverage (SDPB Website)


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Board of Directors Meeting - November 6

The SDHSAA Board of Directors will hold their next meeting of the 2013-14 school year on November 6, 2013 at the SDHSAA Office in Pierre.  Please see below for meeting information.

       Agenda     |     Minutes


09

2013 State Girls Tennis Tournament

The 2013 SDHSAA State Girls Tennis Tournament will be held on October 10-12 in Sioux Falls (McKennan Park, Washington HS) and Brandon (Brandon Valley MS).  Please see below for tournament information and complete tournament coverage courtesy of South Dakota Public Broadcasting (SDPB).

       Friday Schedule - REVISED

       Tournament Information     |     Tournament Coverage (SDPB Website)


09

2013 State Boys & Girls Soccer Tournament

Swisher Field in Aberdeen will serve as host for the 2013 SDHSAA State Girls Soccer Tournament & State Boys Soccer Tournament on October 10-11.  Please see below for tournament brackets and complete tournament coverage courtesy of South Dakota Public Broadcasting (SDPB).

       Tournament Coverage (SDPB Website)Girls  |  Boys
       BracketsGirls  |  Boys


06

State Boys Golf Tournaments

The 2013 SDHSAA State Class AA & Class A Boys Golf Tournaments will be held on October 7-8 at the Brandon Golf Course in Brandon (Class AA) and Central Valley Golf Club in Hartford (Class A).  Please see below for tournament information and complete tournament coverage courtesy of South Dakota Public Broadcasting (SDPB).

       Tournament Information
       Tournament Coverage (SDPB Website) - Class AA  |  Class A


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Coaches Education Requirements

All Athletic Directors and Coaches are reminded to check their coaching requirements PRIOR TO starting any coaching duties for the 2013-14 school year.  Please see the below link to access the SDHSAA Coaches Education page.

       Coaches Education


01

62nd Annual Coaches Clinic - July 15-17

The 62nd Annual Coaches Clinic will be held on July 15-17 at the Ramkota Hotel & Aberdeen Convention Center in Aberdeen.  Please see below for the complete clinic schedule.

       Clinic Schedule


13

Board of Directors Meeting - June 5

The SDHSAA Board of Directors will hold their last meeting of the 2012-13 school year on June 5, 2013 at the SDHSAA Office in Pierre.  Please see below for meeting information.

       Agenda     |     Minutes


03

2013-14 Open Enrollment Forms

The Open Enrollment forms have been updated for the 2013-14 school year and can be accessed below.  Please dispose of any old forms that you may have.

       2013-14 Open Enrollment Forms


09

2013-14 Fine Arts Proposals

Please see below for the Fine Arts Advisory Committee proposals that will be voted on by the Board of Directors at their next meeting on June 5th in Pierre.

       Fine Arts Proposals


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2013-14 Adopted Sports Proposals

Please use the link below to view the adopted sports proposals for the 2013-14 school years as approved by the Board of Directors at their April meeting.

       Adopted Sports Proposals


10

Board of Directors Meetings - April 16-17

The SDHSAA Board of Directors recently held two meetings on April 16-17, 2013 at the SDHSAA Office in Pierre.  Please see below for meeting information.

Regular Meeting
      
Agenda     |     Minutes
Annual Meeting
      
Agenda     |     Minutes

02

Advisory Committee Recommendations with Vote Totals

Please see below for the vote totals for the Advisory Committee recommendations from the SDIAAA Spring Conference in Pierre on March 27-29, 2013.

       Advisory Committee Recommendations


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2013-14 Physical Exams & Sports Concussions Forms

Please see the link below for the updated Physical Exams & Sports Concussions forms for the 2013-14 school year.

       Physical Exams & Sports Concussions*

* - Some member schools may use different or modified physical exam forms.  Please check with your school's athletic office to ensure the correct forms are being used.


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2013-14 & 2014-15 Adopted Alignments

Please see the below links for the adopted alignments and maps for the 2013-14 & 2014-15 alignment period.   The SDHSAA Board of Directors gave final approval of the alignments following discussion at their February 27, 2013 meeting Pierre.

       Athletic Alignments     |     Fine Arts Alignments     |     Maps


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SDHSAA Board of Directors Meeting

The SDHSAA Board of Directors will held their last meeting at 10:30 a.m. CT on Wednesday, February 27th at the SDHSAA Office in Pierre.

       Agenda     |     Minutes


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State Oral Interpretation Festival

The 2012 SDHSAA State Oral Interpretation Festival will be held on November 30th and December 1st at Yankton High School in Yankton.  Please see below for complete festival coverage courtesy of South Dakota Public Broadcasting (SDPB). 

       Festival Coverage (SDPB Website)


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Winter Activity Online Meetings/Exams

The online meetings and exams for all winter activities are now available.  In order to receive credit, coaches/directors/officials must complete each of the online requirements in its entirety prior to the deadline date/time listed below.

  • Basketball, Wrestling, Sideline Cheer (meeting and exam) - Thursday, November 29th 11:59 p.m. CT
  • One-Act Play (meeting only) - Tuesday, December 5th 11:59 p.m. CT