Area high school basketball: Bon Homme boys top Gregory 71-68 in OT
TYNDALL — The Bon Homme Cavaliers boys’ basketball team squeaked by the Gregory Gorillas in an overtime game with a final score of 71-68.
The Cavaliers were led in scoring by Scott Van Winkle with 27 points, Mike Mesman had 23 points and 15 rebounds. Hunter Young added 10 points in the win. Bon Homme shot 40 percent from the field and 60 percent from the free-throw line.
Gregory’s Gavin Thomas recorded 13 points, Andrew Taggart and Cody Kafka each had 11 and Sam Voigt added 10 points and 10 rebounds. The Gregory Gorillas shot 38 percent from the field and 67 percent from the line.
Gregory won the JV game 47-35.
Bon Homme’s (12-8) next game will be in districts and Gregory (15-4) travels to Platte on Thursday.
B 15 30 48 62 71
G 13 30 49 62 68
Colome 54, Dakota Christian 46
NEW HOLLAND — Colome had three players in double figures in a win over the Dakota Christian Cadets in a boys’ basketball game Friday night.
Reed Harter scored 16, while Lane Fawcett added 15 and Terrance Kinzer chipped in with 11 in the win. Holden Thieman pulled down 11 of the teams 31 rebounds. Lane Fawcett and Reed Hart added four assists each for the Colome Cowboys.
Owen Medicine led the Cadets with 17 points followed by Zach DeLange with 12 points and eight assists. Drew Veurink scored nine points and grabbed 11 rebounds in the loss.
The Cowboys shot 38 percent from the field and 65 percent from the free-throw line, while the Cadets shot 44 percent from the field and 71 percent from the line.
Colome (10-8) won the JV game 39-19 and travels to Armour to play Tripp-Delmont/Armour and the Cadets (3-17) are headed to districts.
C 13 27 42 54
DC 14 28 36 46
ETHAN — The Ethan Rustlers defeated Tripp-Delmont/Armour by a score of 63-43 in boys’ basketball action Friday.
Blake Bartscher scored 22 points and Camden Myers tallied 15 points and 10 rebounds for the Rustlers in the win. Tyler Myers recorded 13 points and Jace Connor pulled down 11 rebounds of the Rustlers 36 total rebounds. Ethan was 25-of-52 from the field and 9-of-11 from the free-throw line.
TDA’s leading scorer was Gunnar Dally recording 15 points and 11 rebounds followed by Cody Hrdlicka with 10 points in the loss.
TDA was 18-of-49 from the field and 4-of-7 from the free-throw line.
Ethan (17-3) will play in Districts on March 4 at the Corn Palace and TDA (5-14) hosts Colome in Armour on Thursday.
E 14 28 45 63
TDA 10 17 30 43
McLaughlin 51, Chamberlain 49
CHAMBERLAIN — McLaughlin’s Payton Tiokasin scored 17 points and 11 rebounds in a 51-49 win over Chamberlain in a high school boys’ basketball game Friday.
Skyler Bertram recorded 22 points and six rebounds for the Cubs and Reuben Estes added 12 points in the loss.
Chamberlain shot 17-of-50 from the field and 10-of-19 from the free-throw line and had 30 team rebounds.
Chamberlain (14-5) travels to Fort Pierre to meet Stanley County Friday and McLaughlin (9-10) will play in districts.
M 15 27 34 51
C 13 27 39 49
Mount Vernon/Plankinton 67
MOUNT VERNON — The Parkston Trojans defeated the Mount Vernon/Plankinton Titans 75-67 in a boys’ basketball game Friday night in Mount Vernon.
The Trojans had six players in double digits for the win. Spencer Lucas scored 15 points, Kyle Schnabel and Ty Kinneberg each recorded 12 points and Zach Scott tallied 11 points. Jalen Hurley and Lane Konrad each chipped in with 10 points.
The Titans were led by Deric Denning with 32 points in the loss, while Cody Renken added 13.
Parkston was 30-of-54 from the field and 21-of-26 from the line. MVP was 30-of-48 from the field and 14-of-20 from the free-throw line.
MVP (9-10) hosts McCook Central-Montrose Monday and Parkston (13-6) hosts Corsica-Stickney Monday.
P 15 28 49 75
MVP 15 31 43 67
Avon 71, Freeman 44
AVON — The Avon boys’ basketball team topped Freeman 71-44 Friday.
Logan Mudder had 26 points to lead the way for Avon, while Brandon Kocmich chipped in with 19 points and Devin Tolsma had 12 points. Avon outrebounded Freeman 22-21 and won the JV game 36-25.
Brennan Schmidt tallied 15 points and 12 rebounds to lead the way for Freeman, while Cole Paulson added 19 points.
Avon (8-11) hosts Burke/South Central Thursday in Avon, while Freeman (8-11) hosts Parker Thursday in Freeman.
A 13 35 53 71
F 16 25 36 44
Menno 56, Scotland 51
SCOTLAND — Three players scored in double figures to help the Menno boys’ basketball team beat Scotland 56-51 Friday.
Caleb Preszler and Dylan Lehr led the way for Menno with 13 points, while Chet Peterson added 10 points. Preszler added five rebounds and three steals, while Derrick Lehr had four rebounds and Dylan Lehr had four assists. The Wolves were 19-of-36 from the field and 13-of-22 from the free-throw line.
Scotland was led by Chandler Diede, who scored 16 points and had four steals. Anthony Walloch chipped in with 12 points, while Tanner Skorepa had 12 points and four rebounds.
The Highlanders were 15-of-41 from the field and 16-of-23 from the free-throw line.
Scotland (5-14) hosts Hanson Monday in Scotland, while Menno ends its regular season 9-11.
M 8 33 45 56
S 17 27 34 51
McCook Central/Montrose 65, West Central 62
SALEM — Will Gottlob recorded a double-double to help the McCook Central/Motrose boys’ basketball team beat West Central 65-62 Friday.
Gottlob tallied 18 points and 13 rebounds for the Fighting Cougars, who were 16-of-39 from the field and 30-of-41 from the free-throw line.
Tim Gassman also scored 18 points for MCM, while Cole Cheeseman added three assists.
MCM (9-9) plays Mount Vernon/Plankinton Monday in Mount Vernon, while West Central (4-15) plays Elk Point-Jefferson Monday in Elk Point.
MCM 6 21 37 65
WC 12 23 36 62
Mobridge-Pollock 59, Winner 52
MOBRIDGE — Mitchell Heumiller scored 19 points to help the Mobridge-Pollock boys’ basketball team beat Winner 59-52 Friday.
Winner was led by Nathan Galbraith and Brendan Harter, who each scored 12 points. Coleton Schuyler added 10 points and three assists for Winner, which shot 18-of-52 from the field.
MP (11-8) plays Cheyenne-Eagle Butte Monday in Eagle Butte, while Winner (6-13) hosts Crow Creek Monday in Winner.
W 9 20 41 52
MP 12 27 40 59
James Valley Christian 91, Wessington Springs 61
HURON — No. 1 James Valley Christian defeated Wessington Springs 91-61 in a boys’ basketball game Friday night. JVC had six players score in double figures for the win. Alex Waldner led all scorers with 26 points and five rebounds, Nathan Wedel added 17 points, Jayden Waldner tallied 13, Andrew Ulvestad scored 12 points, while Cole Glanzer and Tim Wager each added 10.
Wessington Springs was led by Zachary Paulson with 15 points and seven rebounds, Jase Kraft tallied 10 points and Braden Jones added 11 points and five rebounds.
JVC ends its regular season 19-1, while Wessington Springs hosts Mitchell Christian Saturday in Wessington Springs.
JVC 24 46 71 91
W 19 35 50 61
Chamberlain 74, McLaughlin 51
CHAMBERLAIN — Kennedy Wagner led the Chamberlain Cubs with 16 points and seven assists in a 74-51 win over McLaughlin Friday night. Shelby Schindler recorded 16 points, Brittaney Goodlow added 15 points and six rebounds and Abbey Handle tallied 12 points.
Chamberlain shot 37 percent from the field and 86 percent from the line.
McLaughlin was led in scoring by Shayla Gayton and Shania Jamerson with 15 each followed by McKenna Vetter with 10 points.
Chamberlain won the JV game.
Chamberlain ends its regular season 14-6, while McLaughlin finished 12-8.
C 8 30 55 74
M 7 21 32 51