The Beresford School District, Watchdog Foundation, Beresford Area Arts, and Beresford Athletic Booster Club are proud to announce Brian Field for induction into our Watchdog Hall of Fame. Brian Field is a 1983 Beresford High School graduate. Mr. Field served the Beresford School District for three years as a high school principal and 14 years as superintendent of schools. During Mr. Field’s tenure, Mr. Field established the Watchdog Hall of Fame, the Watchdog Foundation, and he improved the District’s infrastructure (e.g., new bus barn, shop addition, HVAC project remodel, North Campus commons and lobby addition, and the South Campus addition of a wrestling room, officials’ room, training room, and storage addition). Mr. Field accomplished this work while promoting our academics, fine arts, athletics, and servant leadership efforts. Join us Saturday, September 17, 2022, to learn more about Brian Field’s journey into the Watchdog Hall of Fame. Brian Field will be inducted under the Distinguished Service pillar. 

Please save the date for our fifth Watchdog Hall of Fame induction ceremony. Our Hall of Fame event will take place on Saturday, September 17, 2022, at the Bridges of Beresford. The ceremony is open to the public and will begin at 7:00 p.m. Before the ceremony, consider joining us for a catered meal at 6:00 p.m. If you are interested in attending the banquet, please contact Dustin Degen by email (, phone (605-763-4293), or mail (301 West Maple Street, Beresford, SD 57004) for ticket prices and availability. Stay tuned for additional updates and biographical information regarding our inductees and the upcoming Watchdog Hall of Fame event.