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Huskies top Hawks in double OT at Palace to advance in postseason

Canistota’s Jenny Hofer, left, drives to the basket past Bridgewater-Emery’s Shelbee Schultz during the first round of the District 8B girls’ basketball tournament Tuesday at the Corn Palace in Mitchell. (Aaron Saunders/Republic)

The Bridgewater-Emery girls’ basketball team outlasted Canistota in a 56-53 double-overtime victory Tuesday at the Corn Palace in Mitchell to advance in the District 8B tournament.

Justine Dye scored a team-best 24 points and added 10 rebounds for a double-double in the win. Kadra Kayser added 10 points for the Huskies, who were 20-of-52 from the field, 13-of-20 from the line and had 31 rebounds.

Chloe Nielsen recorded a double-double with 24 points and a game-high 13 rebounds for the Hawks, who were 11-of-27 from the line and had 33 rebounds.

The Huskies (10-11) take on top-seeded Hanson at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at the Corn Palace in Mitchell. Canistota ends its season at 12-9.

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BE 7 23 31 39 43 56

Corsica/Stickney 44, Dakota Christian 30

STICKNEY — The Corsica/Stickney girls’ basketball team advanced in the District 11B tournament Tuesday after beating Dakota Christian 44-30.

Brianna Kuyper had 13 points, while Hope Menning and Jackie Dethlefsen each scored 11 points in the win. Dethlefsen brought down eight rebounds and Brittni Moke had five assists for the Jaguars, who were 17-of-38 from the field, 5-of-17 from the line and 26 rebounds and 11 turnovers.

Ahna Vander Pol had a team-high 15 points and five steals, while Brooklyn Vander Pol added eight points and 13 rebounds for Dakota Christian, which was 10-of-43 from the field, 7-of-10 from the line and had 27 rebounds and 13 turnovers.

The Jaguars (12-9) play in the District 11B championship Friday at the Corn Palace in Mitchell. The Cadets end their season at 12-9.

CS 15 18 32 44

DC 4 10 20 30

Sanborn Central/Woonsocket 77, Wolsey-Wessington 31

HURON — Sanborn Central/Woonsocket scored 23 first-quarter points en route to beating Wolsey-Wessington 77-31 in a District 6B girls’ basketball game Tuesday.

Meagan Eggleston had 12 points and Sidney Carey added 11 for Wolsey-Wessington.

Myah Selland scored a game-high 21 points, while Shelby Selland and Savannah Swenson each had 11 points in the win. The Blackhawks had 39 rebounds and 15 turnovers and shot 34-of-56 from the field.

SCW (21-1) plays James Valley Christian in the District 6B championship at 7 p.m. Thursday in Huron, while Wolsey-Wessington finishes the season 4-18.

WW 8 12 19 31

SCW 23 40 59 77

James Valley Christian 47, Wessington Springs 41

HURON — Third seed James Valley Christian upset second seed Wessington Springs 47-41 Tuesday in the District 6B tournament.

Sheyanne Brodkorb scored 18 points and Devin Tebay recorded a double-double with 11 points and 12 rebounds in the loss. The Spartans were 15-of-49 from the field and had 33 rebounds and eight turnovers.

Khiree Held and Katelyn Held each had 15 points for the Vikings, who were 20-of-53 from the field and had 28 rebounds and 11 turnovers. Katelyn added nine rebounds.

The Vikings (7-13) face Sanborn Central/Woonsocket in the District 6B championship at 7 p.m. Thursday in Huron, while the Spartans finish their season at 10-11.

JVC 9 19 28 47

WS 4 16 32 41

Avon 72, Gregory 26

AVON — Avon girls’ basketball team started its postseason by defeating Gregory 72-26 in the second round of District 12B tournament Tuesday.

Ariana Oorlog led Avon in scoring with a game-high 23 points, Heidi Cap had a double-double for the Pirates with 10 points and 12 rebounds and Chesney Nagel added 15 points. The Pirates shot 28-of-68 from the field, 9-of-13 from the line and had just eight turnovers.

Briana Leber led Gregory in nearly every category with nine points, six rebounds and two assists. Courtney Opbroek had five rebounds to round out the leaders for Gregory, which shot 11-of-52 from the field, 4-of-5 from the line and had 18 turnovers.

Gregory ends the season at 3-19, while Avon (17-4) plays Burke/South Central in the District 12B championship game at 8 p.m. Friday at the Corn Palace in Mitchell.

A 21 40 59 72

G 5 9 19 26

Kimball/White Lake 52,

Tripp-Delmont/Armour 41

WHITE LAKE — Kimball/White Lake advanced to the District 11B girls’ championship after topping Tripp-Delmont/Armour 52-41 on Tuesday night.

Kelli Steffen led Kimball/White Lake in scoring with 14 points, Jazmyn Hinker had 13 points and Paige Munsen chipped in 11 points. Kimball/White Lake shot 10-of-36 from the field and 31-of-43 from the line.

Hannah Just led all players with 16 points and Jessica Sandau had 10 points for Tripp-Delmont/Armour. The Nighthawks shot 15-of-49 from the field and 5-of-8 from the line.

Tripp-Delmont/Armour ends its season at 6-16, while Kimball/White Lake (13-7) plays Corsica/Stickney in the District 11B championship game at 6:30 p.m. Friday at the Corn Palace in Mitchell.

TDA 12 20 25 41

KWL 11 24 35 52

Wagner 75,

McCook Central/Montrose 45

WAGNER — The Wagner Raiders girls’ basketball team defeated McCook Central/Montrose 75-45 in a Region 5A first-round victory Tuesday.

Two players had double-doubles for the Raiders. Gina Soukup scored 21 points and 10 rebounds and Ali Kuca scored 19 points and 14 rebounds for the win. Emily Brunsing scored 12 points and six rebounds and the Red Raiders were 47 percent from the field, 71 percent from the line and turned the ball over 21 times.

Brianna Painter scored 15 for MCM, followed by Rachael Laetsch and Morgan Koepsell each with eight. Koepsell pulled in 12 rebounds and Emily Heumiller had six rebounds. MCM shot 39 percent from the field and 36 percent from the line and had 25 turnovers.

MCM finished the season 10-11, while Wagner (12-9) plays West Central in the second round of Region 5A tournament Thursday in Hartford.

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MCM 8 20 30 45

Tri-Valley 64, Parkston 33

PLANKINTON — The Tri-Valley Mustangs defeated the Parkston Trojans 64-33 in the first round of Region 5A girls’ basketball Tuesday in Plankinton.

Mariah Swier was high scorer for the Mustangs with 14 points and six assists. Raeychel Oyen scored 12 points and Emma Johnson recorded 10 points and 10 rebounds for the double-double.

Parkston was led in scoring by Sadie Schoenfelder with 10 points and Justene Alley and Samantha Kinneberg each tallied nine points in the loss. The Trojans shot 23 percent from the field and 94 percent from the line and had 12 turnovers.

Parkston finished the season 7-14, while Tri-Valley (16-5) meets Mount Vernon/Plankinton Thursday in Plankinton.

T 12 22 42 64

P 1 9 23 33

Mount Vernon/Plankinton 51,

Bon Homme 35

PLANKINTON — The Mount Vernon/Plankinton Titans defeated the Bon Homme Cavaliers 51-35 in the first round of the Region 5A tournament on Tuesday.

Makaela Karst recorded 12 points, six rebounds and four steals for the Titans. Payleen O’Day had nine points and four assists and Becca Glanzer added 12 points. The Titans shot 45 percent from the field and 46 percent from the line and had eight turnovers.

The Cavaliers were led in scoring by Kelsey Sutera with 16 points and five rebounds and Emily Pechous added eight points in the loss.

Bon Homme finished the season 6-15, while MVP (16-5) meets Tri-Valley in the second round of Region 5A tournament at 7 p.m. Thursday in Mount Vernon.

MVP 8 20 40 51

B 9 14 28 35

Burke/South Central 91,

Marty Indian 44

BURKE — The Burke/South Central Cougars defeated the Marty Indian Braves 91-44 in semifinal action in District 12B.

Sierra Votaw recorded 23 points and 17 rebounds for a double-double, while Chloe Kenzy scored 14 points, eight rebounds, eight assists and four steals to lead the Cougars. Micaela Frank added 14 points and the Cougars pulled in 41 rebounds and were 32-of-74 from the field and 26-of-39 from the free-throw line.

Apollonia Zephier recorded 19 points and five rebounds and Armanda Iron Elk added 19 points in the loss.

The Braves were 16-of-62 from the field and 3-of-5 from the field.

The Braves finished their season 13-9, while the Cougars (12-9) play Avon at 8 p.m. Friday at the Corn Palace in Mitchell for the District 12B championship game.

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M 15 28 34 44

Lyman 64, White River 46

WHITE RIVER — The Lyman girls’ basketball team advanced to the finals of the District 13B girls’ basketball tournament with a 64-46 victory over White River Tuesday.

No stats were reported despite attempts to reach coaches.

The Raiders (13-8) take on Jones County in the 13B finals Thursday in White River.