Man who ever pinch-hit for Ted Williams: Carroll Hardy of Sturgis, who replaced the Red Sox great on Sept. 20, 1960, after Williams fouled a ball off his foot. Hardy hit into a double play.
Times in the last eight years that South Dakota State in Brookings has led Division II in men's basketball attendance.
Personal best of University of South Dakota grad Derek Miles, who was fifth at the World Indoor Championships.
Series score bowled in an ABC sanctioned event, the first ever, by Jeremy Sonnenfeld of Sioux Falls on Feb. 2, 1997.
Victories for Augustana College's Sandy Jerstad, who retired from the Sioux Falls school this year as the winningest softball coach in Division II history.
"I've got my faults, but living in the past is not one of them. There's no future in it?"
—FORMER MAJOR LEAGUE MANAGER SPARKY ANDERSON
OF BRIDGEWATER, THE ONLY BASEBALL HALL OF FAMER BORN IN SOUTH DAKOTA