User uShare Login | Register
Login
Register

Along with posting photos, videos, and stories, your uShare account lets you post Classified Ads, recipes on What's For Dinner, and Announcements.


73° View Weather Current Conditions Sioux Falls Change Location
Set Weather Options

RADAR LOCATION

TEMPERATURE LOCATION

Mitchell @ Yankton at 7 p.m.
 
 
 

News

[0] My Saved Articles
Find local businesses
on the KELO Pages!

 

SDSU Fans Revved Up

March 6, 2012, 10:04 PM by Brady Mallory

SDSU Fans Revved Up
SIOUX FALLS, SD -

The smell of the popcorn and cold beer are not the only things fans could sink their teeth into at the Sioux Falls Arena.

"There's just so much energy.  It's just incredible.  We're used to being up in Brookings with a lot of energy, but this is unreal!" fan Donna Lease said.

From the college students in body paint to the little kids in bunny ears, the Summit League Championship was a fan's dream.  Lease is just one of the fans who caught the SDSU Women's team punch its ticket to the big dance.  Fans who missed it because of work, like Kyle Minett, kept up-to-date with every nail-biting basket.

"Constantly emailing!  I work with a lot of other guys who are SDSU fans.  (We were) constantly watching on the internet and texting!" Minett said.

A SDSU sports alum himself, having played football, Minett said all the excitement that brings together all sorts of Jackrabbit fans is one of his favorite parts of any sporting event, and that is all he needs to enjoy his evening.  Well, maybe a little something else, too

"Maybe get a beer and that's about it.  I'm here to watch the game and just enjoy the crowd and the atmosphere," Minett said.

Win or lose, it was the big night that kept these Jackrabbits excited because most of these fans saw a bigger picture. 

"For our school, for our state, on the national stage like that.  It's fabulous," fan Dayna Sigl said.

 "We've met the kids and know the parents.  It's just a close-knit thing.  That's what's fun," Lease said.

Previous Story

Next Story


Comments





RELATED STORIES


Sponsored

 


View news

You may also like

Authorities Searching For Attempted Abduction Suspect

8/31/2015 5:34 AM

Deuel County Emergency Management said the girl was able to escape when a man attempted to take her.

Full Story
Incident In Yankton Under Investigation

9/2/2015 4:10 AM

The parking lot of Ferdig's Transmissions & Exhaust appears to be a focus of the investigation.  A mobile command post is set up at the s...

Full Story
Mitchell Man Killed In Officer-Involved Shooting

9/4/2015 9:40 AM

During a struggle, Officer Russ Stevenson shot and killed armed suspect 37-year-old Curtis James Meyer.

Full Story
Domestic Disturbance Led To Officer-Involved Shooting

9/2/2015 9:58 AM

The South Dakota Attorney General's office said Yankton Police Sgt. Jason Foote shot Trae Allen Angel in a downtown alley.

Full Story
2 Praying Mantises Found In Aberdeen

8/31/2015 6:57 AM

Alyssa Anderson, an assistant professor of biology at Northern State University, says mantises are not native to this area, and how they got to Aberde...

Full Story


Events