Former Governor Mike Rounds will represent the Republican party for the U.S. Senate in the November general election. 

Rounds will face Rick Weiland.  Rounds won over state Sen. Larry Rhoden, state Rep. Stace Nelson, attorney and Army Reserves Maj. Jason Ravnsborg and physician Annette Bosworth.

Governor Dennis Daugaard easily won in his bid for a second term over former state representative Lora Hubbel.  Susan Wismer wins for the Democrats.