The Pierre T.F. Riggs Governors and Sully Buttes Chargers football teams both had athletes named to their respective Academic All-State teams, as announced by the South Dakota Football Coaches Association on Monday.
The Governors had seven student-athletes named to the Class 11AA Academic All-State Team. Those athletes are Cobey Carr, Garrett Stout, Grey Zabel, Isaac Buchholtz, Matt Heilman, Weston Gravatt and Will Kessler. The Chargers student-athletes to make the 9A Academic All-State team include Grant Johnson, Jett Lamb, Angela Guthmiller and Brianna Fanger.
A full list of the Academic All-State teams by conference can be found at https://www.capjournal.com/sports/full-list-of-academic-all-state-selections/article_56c72484-178b-11ea-8f85-8f10cca522cc.html.