Winter 2012/13
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Theme:
“150 Years of Legacy” reflecting the
university’s sesquicentennial
Mr. Dakota:
Brenan Tjelmeland of Blair, Neb.
Miss Dakota:
Alissa VanMeeteren of Yankton, S.D.
98th Annual Dakota Days Parade Marshals:
Tom
Brokaw ’64 and Meredith (Auld) Brokaw ’62
Game Results:
The Coyotes fell short to theWestern
Illinois Leathernecks, 24–17.
Weather:
A crisp morning with temperatures in the 30s
offered plenty of sun, but not much heat, so gloves and
caps were the norm on the parade route.
Special Events:
Alumni Dr. Jerry Popham ’83, Craig
Lawrence ’69 and the late Roger Kozak ’70, ’72, ’79
were honored with Alumni Achievement Awards; special
guests included former homecoming royalty and past USD
presidents Lein and Bowen; new coyote statue “Legacy”
dedicated during ceremony with sculptor Cameron Stalheim
’10; reunions for the classes of ’52, ‘62, ’72.
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