David Herbster is the new athletic director at the University of South Dakota.
VERMILLION, SD (KTIV) -
Persistence has paid off. After being passed over once before for the athletic director job at the University of South Dakota, interim AD David Herbster is getting the job on a permanent basis.
Herbster has been at USD for six years, working as the senior associate athletic director.
Before coming to Vermillion, he worked in various positions at Nebraska-Omaha, Pittsburg State (KS), North Dakota State and his alma mater, Virginia Tech. Herbster was also the athletic director at NCAA Division II Concordia-St. Paul.
The position opened in December after David Sayler took the AD job at Miami University in Ohio.
Herbster will be formally introduced on Friday.
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