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ABERDEEN -- The Mitchell Kernel JV football team won its first game of the season on a last-second play against Aberdeen on Tuesday. After trailing the Golden Eagles late in the game, Mitchell's Spencer Mohr recovered a fumble with 47 seconds left in the game. In the final seconds of the contest, Mitchell quarterback Chris Wahlen threw a pass to Myles Szabo, who then lateraled the ball to Reed Overweg. Overweg got the touchdown to give the Kernels the 14-12 victory. Mitchell's first touchdown came on a pass from Wahlen to Matt Muth. Mitchell (1-0) plays Aberdeen at 4:30 p.m. on Sept.
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SPEARFISH -- Leading 1-0 at halftime the Mitchell Kernels girls soccer team couldn't hang on for its first win of the season as they fell 2-1 to Spearfish Saturday in Spearfish. Erin Farnham scored her first goal of the season for Mitchell. Charlie Jones had the assist. Mitchell had 13 total shots in the game. Coach Jason Wear said the girls varsity was the better team against Spearfish but failed to hang on for the victory. "We deserved a better result," Wear said.
SIOUX FALLS -- The Dakota Wesleyan University women's golf team took home fourth place at the Augustana Fall Invitational Saturday and Sunday at Bakker Crossing Golf Course in Sioux Falls. The Tigers finished with a team score of 664. Augustana College won the event carding a 609. Lauren Fitts led DWU finishing with a 159 over the two days and tied for eighth place individually. DWU competes at the DWU Palace City Cup Friday at Lakeview Golf Course in Mitchell.
HURON -- The Mitchell girls tennis team fell in three matches at the Huron Quad Saturday in Huron. The Kernels fell 8-1 to Brandon Valley, 6-3 to Huron and 6-3 to Aberdeen Central. Allison Buckley got the lone win for Mitchell against Brandon, beating Logan Hawkins 8-6. Against Huron Sammy Pooley defeated Michelle Johnson 8-1 and Buckley added her second win of the day beating Claire Hoogland 8-3. Buckley and Kendra Hanks were able to beat Bailey Harvey and Tabitha Harmdierks 8-3 in doubles action for Mitchell's final point. In the final match against Aberdeen Central, Mitchell's Avery La
BROOKINGS -- Senior running back Zach Zenner broke the Missouri Valley Football Conference's all-time rushing record in the Jackrabbits' 44-18 route over Cal Poly Saturday in Brookings. The No.
MOBRIDGE -- Chamberlain fell 3-0 to Mobridge-Pollock 3-0 in a high school volleyball match Saturday in Mobridge. Set scores were 25-22, 25-23, 25-20. No other stats were provided. Chamberlain (0-3) plays Burke/South Central Tuesday in Burke.
HOWARD -- The Howard High School volleyball team fell to Sioux Valley 3-0 in a high school volleyball match Saturday in Howard. Set scores were 25-12, 25-11, 25-16. Howards Shelby Thompson served two aces, had five assists and added one kill for Howard. Kelsey Dawson led Howard with seven kills in the loss. Howard (2-3) plays Hanson Tuesday in Howard.
GREGORY -- The Bon Homme high school volleyball team defeated Colome 2-1 in the championship match of the Gregory Invitational tournament Saturday in Gregory. Bon Homme won the match 21-25, 25-15, 25-12. No team stats were provided. Bon Homme (6-0) plays Vermillion Tuesday in Tyndall.
HARRISBURG -- The Mitchell Kernel volleyball team fell 3-0 to the Harrisburg Tigers in a high school volleyball match Saturday in Harrisburg. Set scores were 25-14, 25-22, 25-16. MHS coach Deb Thill said Harrisburg played very consistent in all three sets. "We served really well and covered our hitters really well," Thill said. "We just had too many errors." Mitchell was led by Haley Burdick who had four kills for Mitchell.