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Mandy Koupal - Inducted 2019

Mandy Koupal was a 1999 Wagner High School graduate and 2004 University of South Dakota graduate.

At Wagner, Koupal led the Red Raiders to back-to-back state Class A titles (1997 and 1998). She set national high school records for field-goal shooting in a season (76.4 percent in 1998) and career (69.1 percent). She scored 2,065 career points.

She was the first three-time North Central Conference MVP in league history. She also won the Division II player of the year in 2004 and was selected a first-team All-American in 2003. The six-foot-1 forward/center was four-time All-NCC player. She set or tied 18 USD records and owned NCC records for points (1,352) and rebounds (696). She ranked sixth in Division II history with 2,496 career points. She averaged 23 points and 11 rebounds during her USD career.

She teaches and coaches in her hometown and is a former assistant women’s coach at USD and Colorado State.

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