The 41st Anniversary Lakota National Invitational

Rushmore Plaza Civic Center, Rapid City, SD Category: Sporting Events


Cancer Awareness Day (Wear Pink)

All Boy's & Girls Basketball Quarter Final Games

All Games Start @10:00 am

Mako Sica Bracket - Barnett Arena

Paha Sapa - Ice Arena

8:00 am - Cheerleading Pre-Competition Exhibition Dance Practice in Don Barnett Arena

8:00 am to 9:30 am - Meet & Greet @Club Level at Ice Arena

9:00 am to 6:00 pm - Art Show in LaCroix A & C (Coordinators Madonna Crow Eagle & Scott Fishel)

8:00 am to 12:00 pm - Knowledge Bowl Written Exams in LaCroix B (Coordinator Yamni Jack)

1:00 pm to 7:00 pm - Knowledge Bowl Team Competition in LaCroix Hall B (Coordinator Yamni Jack)

High School Lakota Language Bowl

Rushmore F (Coordinators OLCSD Lakota Studies Department)

7:00 am - Registration Starts

7:9:00 am - Rules Meeting


9:00 am to 6:00 pm - Business Plan Competition in Room 102 (Coordinator Courtney Two Lance)


Sponsored by the Oglala Sioux Tribal Credit & Finance Program.

5:00 pm to 8:00 pm - 15th Annual Bear Jamboree.

Make and Take and enjoy all the creative booths. Santa will make his appearance and give out candy bags.

​Poetry Slam

LaCroix D (Coordinator Carmen Lloyd)

12:30 pm - Registration Starts

1:00 pm - Slam Starts

Half Time Events

6:00 pm - Bears Program

7:30 pm - Bears Program

9:00 pm - Coaches Honoring - State Tournament 2017

Lyle Lebeau Jr., Little Wound

Eldon Marshall, White River