Fisher Mollet

Fisher Mollet

 Jefferson, S.D.

-Swimming & Diving

-Junior

2013-14 Finished with two top-threes and 13 top-five finishes… Had the team’s top 400 yard IM time of (4:09.43)… Also competed in the 50 yard free (22.93), 50 yard back (26.92), 100 yard back (56.17), 200 yard back (1:57.92) and 200 yard IM (1:57.79)… Was ninth in the 400 yard IM (4:09.43) and 18th in both the 200 yard IM (1:57.79) and the 200 yard backstroke (1:57.92) at The Summit League Championships… Named to the Summit League Honor Roll. 2012-13 Placed in the top three twice and in the top five six times over the season…placed third in the 100-meter fly against Morningside and third in the 100-meter back at home against North Dakota…finished 13th in the 400 IM and 21st in the 200 IM at the Summit League Championships. Prep Four-year letterwinner…part of Sioux City Spartan 200 freestyle relay team that swam time of 1:30.53, breaking 15-year old metro prep record…team captain… part of 200 freestyle relay team that holds school-record…also part of freshman/sophomore record-holding 200 free, 400 free and 200 medley relay teams…also competed in cross country, track and football. Personal Son of Brad and Jean Mollet…Pre-Med and Health Sciences double major.

Kylie Gaughenbaugh

Kylie Gaughenbaugh

Canton, SD

-Women’s Golf

-Senior

2013-14
Played in four tournaments while averaging 87.33 strokes per round … Had best finish of 23rd at the North Dakota Fall Classic (3/17-18) with a score of 41-over 257 … named to the Summit League Honor Roll … named to the Summit League Commissioner’s List of Academic Excellence

2012-13
Competed at Northern Arizona’s Red Rocks Invitational (3/3-4)…finished with a 36-hole total of 186 (+42)…named to the Summit League Honor Roll, earning Distinguished Scholar status…named to the Summit League Commissioner’s List of Academic Excellence

2011-12
Competed in nine of 10 tournaments during the season…finished with the third-best scoring average on the team at 86.45 (+14)…finished in the top 30 at three events…shot a season-best 77 at the opening round of the Summit League Championship…went on to place 34th at the meet…finished 28th of 73 players at Northern Illinois’ Huskie Classic (10/2-3)…named to the Academic All-Summit League team

Prep
Was the 2011 South Dakota Class A State Champion after shooting 36-hole total of 150 at The Bluffs GC in May 2011…was a five-time state qualifier overall…she placed third in the state in 2010 and was a four-time state placewinner overall…was the region champion in 2010…was conference champion in 2010 and 2011….also averaged an 83 in 2010 and recorded two tournament wins.

Personal
Daughter of Tim and Judy Gaughenbaugh…Pre Med program with a major in biology and a minor in mathematics.

Lukas Bernard

 Lukas Bernard

Watertown, SD

-Track & Field (Sprints/Hurdles)

-Senior

2014
Earned All-League honors at both indoor and outdoor championships … posted two second-place finishes at the Summit League Outdoor Championships. Finished second in the 400 and 4×400, and was fourth in the 400 hurdles … posted second-fastest time in the league in the 400 (48.71) … helped 4×400 team to league indoor title while adding a fourth-place finish in the 400 … won the 400 hurdles at the USD Snowbird and the Tulsa Duels … recorded second-place finish at the Sioux City Relays in the 4×400 and was third in the 400 hurdles … finished second in the 400 at the Dakota Realty Alumni Meet … named to the Summit League honor roll … named to the Summit League Commissioner’s List of Academic Excellence

2013
Earned All-Summit League honors after helping the 4×400-meter relay win (3:22.26) and the distance medley relay team place second at the Summit League Indoor Championships…was part of 4×400 relay team that placed fourth at the Summit League Outdoor Championships…individually placed fifth in the 400 hurdles and eighth in the 110 hurdles…110 hurdle time of 16.68 at the league outdoor championships was a college-best…helped win the sprint medley at the Howard Wood Relays.

2012
Earned two All-Summit League honors…was part of 4×400 relay team that won Summit League Outdoor Championship with time of 3:16,33 and was also part of winning 4×400 relay team that claimed title at indoor conference meet (3:17.77)…ran a personal-best of 54.03 in 400-meter hurdles at Summit League Outdoor Championships…also had personal-bests of 49.43 (400-meter dash) and 8.75 (60-meter hurdles)…named to Academic All-Summit League team.

Prep
Finished as the state champion in the 300-meter hurdles as a junior…was the runner-up in the event as a senior…also part of state champion 4 x 400 relay teams in back-to-back years…also part of the school record holding 4 x 400 relay as well.

Personal
Elementary Education major.

Tia Hemiller

Tia Hemiller

Watertown, SD

-Women’s Basketball

-Junior

2013-14
Starting point guard who led team in both assists and rebounds … amongst all Summit League players, ranked second in defensive rebounds and fourth in total rebounds … was one of three USD players who started all 33 games of the season … had eight points, eight rebounds, three assists and three steals in NCAA Tournament game against Stanford (3/22) … leads the team in minutes played (29.2 mpg) … led the team and ranked sixth in the Summit in assists (118) … was the second-most accurate 3-point shooter in the League at 42.3 percent (33-of-78) … led the team with four double-doubles … had 10 points, eight rebounds and eight assists in the championship game of the Summit League Tournament … was a rebound shy of a double-double in two other contests … had 13 assists against four turnovers in 89 minutes at the Summit League Tournament … named to the Summit League Honor Roll.

2012-13
Played in 33 games during freshman season… had season-high 13 points against Dakota State (12/06/12)… tallied season-high eight rebounds against Utah Valley (12/01/12)… had 10 points and five rebounds against Peru State (12/15/12).

Prep
Athletic guard who had strong career at Watertown High School…first-team all-state selection as a senior after averaging 18.1 points, seven rebounds, three assists and two steals per game…named Class AA All-Star…first-team all-conference as a senior…also first-team all-state as a junior…was also an all-conference selection and a member of the Eastern South Dakota Conference championship team…has been Watertown’s Most Valuable Player the past two seasons and is a five-year letterwinner overall….assumed starting point guard duties as a freshman in 2008-09 as the Arrows won the Class AA state championship…is a five-year letterwinner and also is a standout in track and field, where she has placed in more than 20 events at the state meet, including being part of winning sprint medley relay as a senior.

Personal
Daughter of Bobby and Jodi Hemiller…kinesiology and sports science major with a minor in education.

Career Highs 
Points: 13 vs. Dakota State (12/06/12)
Rebounds: 8 vs. Utah Valley (12/01/12)
Assists: 3 2x, last at Boise State (12/22/12)
FG: 5 2x, last vs. Peru State (12/15/12)
Steals: 3 2x, last at Kansas State (12/9/12)
Blocks: 0
Double-digit games: 2