Area Basketball: Winner boys beat Platte-GeddesPLATTE — Winner shot 27-of-53 from the field and 5-of-10 from the free-throw line on Tuesday night in a 64-47 win over Platte-Geddes in a boys’ high school basketball game.
PLATTE — Winner shot 27-of-53 from the field and 5-of-10 from the free-throw line on Tuesday night in a 64-47 win over Platte-Geddes in a boys’ high school basketball game.
Kyle Mathis had 18 points, 12 rebounds and six assists for Winner. Ben Connot had 17 points and Donovon Brother of All had 12 points.
Platte Geddes shot 17-of-58 from the field and 8-of-11 from the free-throw line. Koby Johnson finished with 13 points and nine rebounds. Dillon Werkmeister had 12 points.
Winner (15-3) plays at Mobridge-Pollock on Friday while Platte Geddes (13-5) plays at Wagner on Friday.
Winner won the JV game 60-17.
W 25 41 52 64
PG 19 29 45 47
Kimball/White Lake 64,
Wessington Springs 62
WHITE LAKE — Kimball/White Lake shot 28-of-59 from the field and 5-of-13 from the free-throw line in a 64-62 win over Wessington Springs.
Jesse Taylor led the team with 24 points. Jacob Kirsch had 14 points while Trevor Reinesch had 11. Reinesch had a double-double as he hauled in 13 rebounds. The team finished with 31 rebounds.
Wessington Springs shot 26-of-58 from the field and 5-of-5 from the line. Gus Gran led the team with 22 points. Wessington Springs brought in 26 total rebounds.
K/WL (12-4) plays at the Corn Palace on Thursday against Andes Central.
Wessington Springs plays at home against Mitchell Christian on Monday.
KWL won the JV game 34-15.
KWL 22 35 46 64
WS 27 35 50 62
Deuel 64, Howard 47
CLEAR LAKE — Lincoln Swenson’s 17 points helped lead Deuel over Howard 64-47 on Tuesday night in boys’ high school basketball action.
Deuel shot 27-of-57 from the field for 47 percent. The Cardinals hit 7-of-9 shots from the free-throw line. Dalton DeBoer scored 14 points on the night. Deuel had 20 rebounds and 16 steals on the night. They turned the ball over 11 times.
Howard shot 18-of-39 from the floor for 46 percent and hit 6-of-9 from the line. Cole Potter led the team with 16 points while Landon Laible added 12 for the Tigers.
The Tigers finished with 26 rebounds and turned the ball over 25 times on the night.
Howard (3-15) hosts Flandreau on Thursday.
D 17 39 48 64
H 14 23 36 47
Viborg/Huley 67, Menno 20
MENNO — Viborg/Hurley won 67-20 in Menno on Tuesday night in a high school boys’ basketball game.
Trevor Jacobsen led all scorers with 13 points. Dennis Deneui added 12 points for Viborg/Hurley while Andrew Hora finished with 10. Viborg/Hurley shot 31-of-83 for 37 percent and 7-of-9 from the line.
Menno shot 6-of-25 from the field and 7-of-9 from the free-throw line. They had 26 turnovers on the night. Austin Herrboldt led the team with nine points.
Menno (6-13) will travel to take on Scotland on Friday night.
Viborg/Hurley won the JV game 40-22.
No score by quarter was reported.
Dakota Valley 84, Bon Homme 47
TYNDALL — Dakota Valley defeated Bon Homme 84-47 on Tuesday night.
Dakota Valley shot 34-of-56 from the floor and 9-of-13 from the free-throw line. Brock Bergmann had 20 points to lead Dakota Valley. Brody Van Ginkel added 16 points. The team finished with 21 total assists on the night.
Kodi Larson scored 13 points for Bon Homme who shot 19-of-46 from the field and 11-of-18 from the line.
Bon Homme (2-17) plays Friday at Gregory.
Dakota Valley won the JV game 59-53.
DV 26 47 67 84
BH 13 26 35 47
Vermillion 53, Wagner 42
WAGNER — Jack Robinson led all scorers on Tuesday night with 16 points, but it was not quite enough as Wagner fell 53-42 to Vermillion.
Robinson also led the night in rebounding with nine of Wagner’s 25. Wagner shot 18-of-45 from the field and 3-of-6 from the free-throw line. Noah St. Pierre put up 12 points for the Red Raiders.
Vermillion shot 20-of-53 from the field and 10-of-16 from the line in the win. Nick Jensen led the Tanagers in scoring with 10 points.
Wagner dropped to 8-10 on the season and hosts Platte-Geddes on Friday.
Wagner won the JV game 33-24.
V 16 25 39 53
W 8 19 32 42
Mount Vernon 67,
James Valley Christian 62
HURON — Mount Vernon trailed by seven to end the third quarter but came back to win 67-62 over James Valley Christian on Tuesday night.
The Mustangs had five players score in double figures as Dean Frey led the charge with 20 points. Jared Long recorded a double-double as he had 10 points and 10 rebounds. Deric Denning scored 13 while Cameron Deinert and Jacob Sonne each added 12 points for Mount Vernon.
James Valley Christian was led by Nathan Wedel who had 22 points. Adam Hofer and Andrew Ulvestad each had 14 points while Alex Waldner finished with 11.
Mount Vernon improved to 15-3 and will play at the Corn Palace on Thursday against Wolsey-Wessington. James Valley Christian (14-4) hosts Wessington Springs on Friday.
JVC won the JV game 42-26.
MV 18 34 44 67
JVC 16 37 51 62
Lyman 66, Highmore-Harrold 47
PRESHO — Lyman took care of business on Tuesday night with a 66-47 win over Highmore-Harrold.
Jaylen Uthe led the team with 24 points and nine rebounds on the night. Stetsen Eriksen finished with 20 points and Hunter Schindler tacked on 13 for the Raiders, who shot 23-of-49 from the floor and 21-of-26 from the free-throw line.
Highmore-Harrold only took nine free throw attempts and connected on two while shooting 21-of-42 from the field. They were led by Benson Kleinschmidt with 17 points while Jordan Houdek added 11 for the Pirates.
Lyman improved to 12-6 with the win and will travel to take on Kadoka on Friday. Highmore-Harrold is 5-12 and will take on Gettysburg in Gettysburg on Friday.
L 9 25 40 66
H-H 9 17 34 47
Viborg/Hurley 64, Menno 39
MENNO — Haley Jorgensen and Keeley Knudsen each scored 18 points for Viborg/Hurley on Tuesday, as they defeated Menno 64-39 in girls’ high school basketball action.
Viborg/Hurley shot 36-of-87 for 41 percent from the field and 2-of-8 from the free-throw line. Jorgenson came down with eight of the team’s 31 rebounds. They had 10 turnovers.
Menno shot 17-of-39 for 43 percent while hitting on 3-of-11 free throw attempts. Kylee Kessler led the team in scoring with 11 points. The team finished with 35 rebounds, Alicia Kulish brought down a game high nine. Menno turned the ball over 24 times.
Viborg/Hurley (13-5) will travel to Marion for their next contest on Thursday while Menno (7-13) travels to Avon on Saturday for the first round of District 11B.
Menno won the JV game 40-32.
VH 22 41 55 64
M 9 15 27 39
Deuel 47, Howard 33
CLEAR LAKE — Howard fell 47-33 on the road against Deuel on Tuesday.
Howard shot 12-of-52 from the field and 10-of-20 from the free-throw line on the night. Jenna Clark led the team in scoring with nine points while Kelsey Dawson grabbed 12 rebounds for the Tigers.
Deuel was 18-of-60 from the field and 11-of-17 from the free-throw line.
Howard (1-18) travels to Parkston on Thursday.
Howard won the JV game 38-27.
D 8 27 37 47
H 7 13 20 33
Bon Homme 64, Dakota Valley 51
TYNDALL — Tara Ronke hit three 3-pointers in the second quarter as Bon Homme came back from a first quarter deficit to beat Dakota Valley 64-51 on Tuesday.
Bon Homme shot 20-of-40 from the floor and 20-of-24 from the free-throw line on the night. Ronke finished with 22 points. Raquel Sutera has 20 points, eight rebounds and five assists. Karlee Kozak had 11 points.
Dakota Valley shot 20-of-44 from the floor and 5-of-9 from the free-throw line.
Bon Homme (15-5) travels to Parkston in the first round of districts on Tuedsay.
Dakota Valley won the JV game 46-24.
BH 13 38 48 64
DV 18 22 35 51
Wagner 58, Vermillion 42
WAGNER — Devon Brecke’s 26 points led Wagner to a 58-42 win over Vermillion on Tuesday.
Wagner shot 19-of-32 for 59 percent on the night while hitting 16-of-23 free throw attempts. LaShawn Medicine Horn scored 19 points on the night.
Wagner turned the ball over 14 times and recorded 27 rebounds. Alexa Cimpl and Brecke each had eight rebounds.
Vermillion shot 16-of-47 from the floor and 6-of-7 from the free-throw line. Lexi Regnerus scored 13 points while Kelly Amundson added 12. Beth Szymonski put up 11 points on the night.
Wagner (19-0) travels to Platte to take on Platte-Geddes on Thursday. Vermillion (15-4) finished up their regular season and will prepare for district play.
W 14 27 41 58
V 3 18 32 42
Scotland 68, Dakota Christian 44
NEW HOLLAND — Scotland defeated Dakota Christian 68-44 in girls’ high school basketball action on Tuesday night.
Scotland shot 31-of-61 from the floor for 51 percent and hit 3-of-8 free throw attempts. They brought down 28 rebounds and turned the ball over seven times.
Ashley Alvey led all scorers with 16 points while also bringing down eight rebounds. Aisha Abbink scored 14 and recorded five steals. Haley Brunke scored 11 and Kennidy Asche scored 10 to go along with her eight rebounds.
Dakota Christian was 18-of-52 from the field for 35 percent and 7-of-10 from the line. They turned the ball over 17 times while hauling in 31 rebounds.
Sara De Waard scored 13 points and had seven rebounds while Laurel Zomer had 12 points and nine rebounds.
Scotland improved to 14-5 and takes on Tripp-Delmont/Armour in Scotland on Thursday. Dakota Christian (6-13) will play on the road on Thursday against Sunshine Bible Academy.
S 23 41 55 68
DC 11 18 32 44
Canistota 47, Freeman Academy 38
CANISTOTA — Canistota defeated Freeman Academy 47-38 on Tuesday night.
Canistota shot 20-of-35 from the floor and hit 6-of-10 free throw attempts. Chloe Nielsen had a good game, scoring 17 points and coming down with a game high nine rebounds. Canistota brought down 24 team rebounds.
Freeman Academy shot 14-of-51 from the field and 6-of-8 from the free-throw line in the loss. They finished with 19 team rebounds. Natalie Miller led the team with 17 points while Jaime Tschetter finished with 14 points and eight rebounds.
Canistota finishes the regular season with a 12-8 record while Freeman Academy ends at 4-14. Both teams will compete next in District 7B play.
C 15 26 34 47
FA 10 21 28 38
Freeman 53, Ethan 49
FREEMAN — Freeman trailed after three quarters on Tuesday, but scored 20 points in the final eight minutes to beat Ethan 53-49.
Freeman shot 13-of-38 on the night for 34 percent and relied heavily on free throw shooting hitting 22-of-28 from the line. They turned the ball over 13 times on the night and finished with 22 team rebounds.
Nicole Saarie led all scorers with 24 points on the night. Kaitlyn Stern added 11 for the Flyers in addition to her eight rebounds.
Ethan shot 19-of-41 from the field and 7-of-16 from the free-throw line. The Rustlers finished with 34 rebounds and had 12 turnovers.
Darbi Gustafson scored 16 points and came down with nine rebounds. Shelly Tilberg had 10 rebounds.
Ethan finishes their regular season with a 15-5 record while Freeman improves to 12-7 and hosts Avon on Thursday.
F 10 21 33 53
E 8 20 34 49
Avon 65, Irene-Wakonda 41
AVON — Lanae Vangerpen’s double-double helped Avon to a 65-41 win over Irene-Wakonda on Tuesday night.
Vangerpen scored 23 points and had 10 rebounds, while also finishing with eight assists. Chesney Nagel led the team in scoring with 23 points as Avon shot 28-of-53 from the field for 53 percent. They hit 4-of-8 free throw attempts.
Irene-Wakonda shot 13-of-46 from the field for 28 percent and 6-of-14 from the line. Bailey Hinseth scored 15 points on the night and Caitlin Hinseth added 10 more.
Avon improved to 11-8 on the season and will travel to Freeman for their last regular season game on Thursday.
A 14 29 50 65
I-W 11 22 32 41