South Dakota is divided into four regions. Region Contests are typically held in March with state contest in April. (APRIL 7TH IN 2016). Contact the region coordinator to get more information about when and where the district contest will be held.
Region 1 Coordinator: Kevin Gansz, Siouxland Heritage Museum, Sioux Falls Contact Coordinator
Region 1 is comprised of Sanborn, Minor, Lake, Moody, Brule, Aurora, Davison, Hanson, McCook, Minnehaha, Gregory, Charles Mix, Douglas, Hutchinson, Turner, Lincoln, Bon Homme, Yankton, Clay, and Union Counties. The Region 1 Competition is scheduled for Tuesday, March 22, 2016.
Region 2 Coordinator: Dave Grettler & Ric Dias, Northern State College, Aberdeen Contact Coordinator
Region 2 includes Brown, Marshall, Roberts, Day, Spink, Clark, Codington, Grant, Hamlin, Deuel, Hand, Beadle, Kingsbury, Brookings, and Jerauld Counties. The Region 2 Competition is scheduled for Wednesday, March 23, 2016.
Region 3 Coordinator: Keith Scott, Gettysburg High School, Gettysburg Contact Coordinator
Region 3 includes Campbell, McPherson, Walworth, Edmunds, Potter, Faulk, Sully, Hyde, Stanley, Hughes, Jones, Lyman, Buffalo, Mellette, Tripp, and Todd Counties. The Region 3 Competition is scheduled for Wednesday, March 23, 2016.
Region 4 Coordinator: Gene Von Bickerdyke, Harding County School, Buffalo Contact Coordinator
Region 4 is comprised of Harding, Perkins, Corson, Butte, Lawrence, Meade, Ziebach, Dewey, Pennington, Haakon, Custer, Fall River, Shannon, Jackson, and Bennett Counties. The Region 4 Competition is scheduled for Wednesday, March 23, 2016.