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WAGNER -- Wagner senior Trevor Lensing lost in the finals during the Kimball wrestling tournament back on Dec. 6, but since that match Lensing has been undefeated. Lensing, wrestling at 182 pounds, earned a first place finish by pinning Parkston's Dillion Stadlman in the championship match at the Wagner Invitational on Saturday in Wagner. "Trevor really didn't get tested all day and he didn't make any mistakes," Wagner head coach Brad Lhotak said. "He finished his matches pretty quick and he's had a great season.
BROOKINGS -- Matt Larson and Robert McCardle each earned second-place finishes at the Brookings Invitational wrestling meet on Saturday in Brookings. Mitchell placed 10th out of 16 teams in the tournament with 101 points, while Pierre won the event with 224 points. Larson, wrestling at 160 pounds, fell in the championship match to Kasey Klapprodt of Rapid City Stevens 12-4. McCardle (285) lost to Spearfish's Jeremiah Harmon, who won by pinfall. "Both Matt and Robert had good days but just came up a little short in the finals," Mitchell head coach Travis Carpenter said.
Saturday • Mitchell High School wrestling at Brookings tournament, 9 a.m. • Mitchell Marlin boys hockey vs. Sioux Falls 1, 8 p.m. at Mitchell Activities Center. • Mitchell Marlin girls...
BROOKINGS -- The Mitchell High School wrestling team dropped a pair of dual contests against Brookings and Rapid City Stevens at a triangular on Friday in Brookings. Mitchell fell to Brookings 43-18 and to Rapid City Stevens 50-21. Ethan Parr, Matt Larson, Carson Max and Robert McCardle all recorded wins for the Kernels against Brookings. Parr defeated Grant Burkhalter by fall in the 152 weight class, Larson (160) claimed a 11-4 victory over Cole Eidem, Max (170) took a 8-1 decision over Logan Hadley while McCardle (285) won by fall over Aaron Eggebrecht. "The kids that won wrestled decent
Today, at the Corn Palace, Dakota Wesleyan University hosts Doane College in a Great Plains Athletic Conference doubleheader. Time: Games at 2 (women) and 4 p.m. (men) Records: DWU women (12-12, 5-9 GPAC), Doane women (12-12, 8-6 GPAC); DWU men (21-3, 11-3 GPAC), Doane men (9-15, 4-10 GPAC) Notes: The No. 4 DWU men are coming off consecutive losses for the first time this season. The Tigers lost at No. 8 Midland on Jan. 24 and No. 10 Morningside on Wednesday... DWU welcomed back senior forward Jalen Voss, who had not played since Jan. 7, against Morningside.
HURON -- The Mitchell Marlins couldn't find a way to beat Huron in overtime, as the Marlins fell 6-5. Coleman Koons, Jacob Rice, Jordan Grosdidier (twice) and Jesse Grosdidier scored the goals for Mitchell. Jacob Cersosimo chipped in offensively with two assists, while Rice had two assists as well. Tate Sutherland was in the net for the Marlins, and made 23 saves. The Marlins are back in action against Sioux Falls at 8 p.m. today in Mitchell.
PLATTE -- Alexis Peterson led Platte-Geddes with 28 points and 11 rebounds in a 49-31 win over Colome on Friday in high school girls basketball action in Platte. Platte-Geddes was 17-of-43 from the field, grabbed 32 team rebounds and committed 18 turnovers. Taylor Hrabanek led Colome with 10 points, while Callie Heath had eight rebounds. Colome was 7-of-30 from the field, grabbed 19 rebounds and committed 19 turnovers. Platte-Geddes (7-8) plays Chamberlain on Tuesday in Chamberlain, while Colome (5-8) takes on Lyman on Monday in Colome. PG 15 21 34 49 C 3 12 19 31 Avon 39, Parkston 28
MADISON -- The Mitchell High School gymnastics team closed out the regular season with a win at the Madison Triangular on Thursday in Madison. The Kernels scored 145.95 points and Quinci Herll won the All-Around competition with a score of 37.9. "We had great energy and it was a good last practice run before the ESD and state meets," Mitchell head coach Audra Rew. "We had a couple falls on the beam tonight and I'd like to see our team be solid all the way through.
• Mitchell High School boys basketball vs. Yankton, 8 p.m. in Yankton. • Mitchell High School girls basketball vs. Yankton, 6:15 p.m. in Yankton. • Mitchell High School wrestling at...
BROOKINGS -- Macy Miller's 16 points led South Dakota State University over Oral Roberts 71-46 in a Summit League matchup on Thursday at Frost Arena. The Mitchell native was 7-of-10 from the floor, had two assists and two steals. Former Kernel Kerri Young was 4-of-11 from the floor for 10 points and grabbed two rebounds. The Jackrabbits (14-7, 5-3 Summit League) shot 42.2 percent from the floor, grabbed 39 rebounds and had 18 assists. SDSU was also 5-of-10 for 50 percent from the three-point line. The Jackrabbits host North Dakota State at 2 p.m. on Saturday at Frost Arena.