Rush to host fantasy camp
The Rapid City Rush will host a fantasy camp to give participants the chance to spend five days on and off the ice with members of the hockey team.
The camp is scheduled for Sept. 30 through Oct. 4 and features Rush players Scott Wray, Konrad Reeder, Riley Weselowski, Gio Flamminio and Jesse Schultz as well as head coach Joe Ferras. The camp includes on-ice practices, locker room chalk-talk and video analysis.
Only 30 slots are available for registration on a first-come, first-served basis. Each participant will receive a Rush Fantasy Camp jersey and personal stall in the Rush locker room. Included is full access to the locker room as well as professional equipment manager services like skate sharpening, laundry and towels.
The cost is $250 per person. To register, fill out the camp registration form and either fax to 605-716-6100 or email to firstname.lastname@example.org. All participants must be 21 or older. Some skating experience is required.
SDSU men's cross country picked to repeat
The South Dakota State men’s cross county team has been picked to defend its 2012 conference championship by The Summit League in its annual preseason poll.
The Jackrabbits have won three of the last four conference titles. They received 25 votes overall along with five first-place votes.
SDSU has three all-league performers set to compete this year. Trent Lusignan and Joel Reichow made the all-league team last year and Anthony Bongard was an all-league runner in 2010.
The women’s team was selected to finish third in the preseason poll.
The Jackrabbits finished third last year at the conference meet. Cheyanne Bowers, Courtney Neubert and Laura Lawton are the top returners from last year’s team. Bowers and Neubert finished 17th and 18th at the 2012 championship meet, while Lawton placed 20th.
Hardrock Club memberships, passes available
Now is the time to renew Hardrock Club memberships and football ramp spaces for the upcoming School of Mines athletic season. Hardrock Club memberships come in different levels and provide tickets and other benefits.
To purchase a ramp ticket you must be a Hardrock Club member or purchase season tickets for football. The football season begins on Saturday, Aug. 31, when the Hardrockers host Cole College from Denver at 1:30 p.m. Call the Hardrock Club at 394-2601 or email email@example.com
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