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Wednesday's sports briefs

DWU men’s golf team adds two

By The Daily Republic

Mitchell High School senior Ryker Kreutzfeldt will join the Dakota Wesleyan University men’s golf team for the 2014-15 season, which was announced this week by Tiger coach Adam Anderson.

Kreutzfeldt has competed for the Kernel varsity squad for one season and competed in the Class AA state tournament.

Also joining the DWU men’s program next season is Ben McNiven, of British Columbia, Canada. McNiven has played on the British Columbia junior and amateur circuits.

The Tigers kick off their spring schedule at the TigBro Cup March 22 in Hastings, Neb.

Area coaches highlight QB Club

By The Daily Republic

Area girls’ basketball coaches highlight the speakers at this week’s Quarterback Club meeting, which is at 7:30 p.m. today at The Depot in Mitchell.

Kimball/White Lake coach Tacey Nielsen and Avon coach Brad Poppe will be speaking, along with Mitchell and select Dakota Wesleyan University coaches.

Marlin girls fall to Huron All Stars

By The Daily Republic

Hope Goethel recorded a hat trick to help the Huron All Stars beat the Mitchell Marlins girls’ varsity team 6-3 Tuesday at the Mitchell Activities Center.

Goethel scored a goal in the opening period, another in the second period and two more in the third period to help the All Stars take a 5-0 lead.

The Marlins got on the board in the middle of the third period with a score from Michelle Wyatt, which was assisted by Bailey Hohn. Kaihlen Smith and Kylie Barrington each added goals in the third for the Marlins, who took 24 shots.

Mitchell goalie Tiadra Simmermon recorded 30 saves. Mitchell ends its season regular season 1-20.