Daily Republic Sports
CORSICA — Bon Homme defeated Corsica/Stickney 25-5, 25-8, 25-11 in a three-set match on Thursday in Corsica. Alie Adams led Bon Homme with 24 assists, three digs and three aces, while Liz Kubal had six kills, six digs, six aces and two blocks. Morgan Rothschadl added 10 digs, seven kills, three aces and two blocks. Leading the Corsica/Stickney Jaguars was Brittany Bamberg, who had 10 digs, four blocks and a kill. Makenzie Anthony had seven digs and two blocks and Daisy Van Genderen added three digs, an ace and a kill. Bon Homme (18-4) plays Parkston on Tuesday in Parkston.
• Dakota Wesleyan University volleyball vs. Presentation College, 7:30 p.m. at Christen Family Athletic Center in Mitchell. • Mitchell High School football vs. Watertown, 7 p.m. at Joe Quintal Field...
CHAMBERLAIN -- The Mount Vernon/Plankinton girls cross country team raced to a first-place finish at the Region 4A meet on Thursday in Chamberlain. MVP finished with a score of 23, while Chamberlain took third place with 47. Todd County was second with 32. The top 20 runners and top three teams qualify for the state meet on Oct. 25 in Huron. Todd County's Kelsie Herman won the individual event with a time of 15 minutes, 26 seconds. MVP had four girls finish in the top 10. MVP's Lorna Gregerson took second place with a time of 15:38 and Lainey Gregerson finished in fourth place in 16:01.
VERMILLION -- Lexy Leischner to Ethan/Parkston to a Region 3A girls cross country title Thursday in Vermillion. Leischner, an eighth-grader, ran the 4K race in 15 minutes, 24.36 seconds, beating second-place Marisa Schulz, of Dakota Valley, by just under 6 seconds. Ethan/Parkston had five girls in the top 16 at the meet. The team finished with a score of 28, while Canton was second and Beresford third. On the boys side, Ethan/Parkston took third, also qualifying for the state meet, which is Oct. 25 in Huron.
The Mitchell Athletic Booster Club will meet at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday at Overtime Steakhouse in Mitchell. Members and team representatives are encouraged to attend.
The Mitchell Parks and Recreation Department is taking registration entries for the first through sixth grade girls volleyball clinic, which is from 9 a.m. to noon Oct. 25 at the Mitchell High School. The clinic is $20 and the deadline to sign up is 5 p.m. Sunday. To register, go to the Rec Center or online at cityofmitchell.org.
Minnesota Vikings linebacker Chad Greenway practiced without issue Thursday. Greenway, a Mount Vernon native, practiced Oct. 10 before missing Sunday's game against the Detroit Lions, and was back practicing with the team Wednesday. Greenway has had a three-game absence after having a broken hand and suffering three broken ribs on Sept. 21 in New Orleans. "He felt pretty good," Vikings coach Mike Zimmer told the St. Paul Pioneer Press on Thursday. "We've done another test to see where he's at, healing wise. It looks pretty good.
• Mitchell High School cross country at Brandon Valley Quad 4:15 p.m. in Brandon. • Mitchell High School competitive cheer and dance at ESD Meet Invitational 5:30 p.m. in Aberdeen...
The Briar Cliff college volleyball team defeated Dakota Wesleyan in straight sets on Wednesday night in a Great Plains Athletic Conference matchup. The Chargers defeated the Tigers 25-17, 25-15, 26-24. DWU's Lauren Tadlock had 13 kills while Michelle Van Epps tallied 28 assists. Libero Maggie Stehly had a match-high 21 digs for the Tigers. DWU (5-15, 0-10 GPAC) face Presentation College at home at 7:30 p.m. on Friday.
No. 16 South Dakota State University (4-2) vs. No. 20 Northern Iowa (3-3) CEDAR FALLS, Iowa -- The Jackrabbits, who are coming off a come from behind 33-28 win against Missouri State last week, face yet another ranked FCS opponent in Northern Iowa this week. Kickoff is scheduled for 4 p.m.