They hosted the 1964 NAIA championships.
The year of 1967 was a good one to Tom Springler. He won a South Dakota Intercollegiate Conference (SDIC) title & took fourth place at the NAIA championships.
A four time SDIC champion, Ward took fifth place NAIA All American honors in 1970.
A graduate of Rapid City High School & also a member of the Yellow Jacket football team as a linebacker, Giacometto took fourth place All American honors at the 1989 NAIA championships.