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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.
LA CROSSE, Wis. -- The Dakota Wesleyan University Volleyball team fell in its two final matches Saturday at the Viterbro Tournament in La Crosse, Wis. DWU fell in a five-set match to Haskell Indian Nations University 3-2. Set scores were 22-25, 26-24, 23-25, 25-20, 15-12. The Tigers lose to Bellevue University 3-0. Set scores were 25-23, 29-27, 25-21. DWU play Nebraska Wesleyan University at 5 p.m. Saturday in Lincoln, Neb.
JAMESTOWN, N.D. -- The Dakota Wesleyan University women's soccer team fell to Rocky Mountain College 4-0 Saturday in Jamestown, N.D. The Tigers had four shots on goal and goalie Cici Schneider had 14 saves in the loss. DWU (0-4) host Clarke University at 11:30 a.m. Sunday at the Pepsi-Cola Soccer Complex in Mitchell.
JAMESTOWN, N.D. -- The Dakota Wesleyan University men's soccer team pulled off its first ever victory over a ranked opponent Saturday in Jamestown, N.D. The Tigers beat No. 23 Rocky Mountain College 2-0. Peter Wartenberg scored the Tiger's first goal of 2014 off a Bryce Berletic assist. Ryan West put DWU up 2-0 in the 82nd minute with a goal of his own. Chaz Foss had the assist on the goal. DWU goalie Alex Nelson saved six shots and recorded his first shutout of the season. The Tigers (1-3) host Clarke University at 2 p.m. Sunday at the Pepsi-Cola Soccer Complex in Mitchell.
Two late touchdowns gave the Dakota Wesleyan Tigers a come-from-behind 23-19 nonconference win over Wisconsin-Stout at Joe Quintal Field Saturday. "People always ask you which team is the team to beat and for us it was Wisconsin-Stout," Tiger coach Ross Cimpl said. "Last year they beat us up there and they are a very good football team. In my mind, this is a huge game for us not only because it was the season opener, but they were a team that beat us last year. We were tested across the board and we responded in an unbelievable way." Things looked dire for DWU in the fourth quarter.
Saturday • Dakota Wesleyan University football vs. University of Wisconsin-Stout, 1 p.m. at Joe Quintal Field in Mitchell. • Dakota Wesleyan University womens golf at Viking Invitational in Sioux Falls...
AVON — Gregory’s Kurt Braun ran for 162 yards and threw for 141 in the Gorilla’s 48-8 victory over Avon in high school football action on Friday night. Jonah Beck...
STURGIS -- The Mitchell High School boys soccer team topped Sturgis 4-2, with Isaac Novak picking up two goals for the Kernels Friday in Sturgis. Caleb Larson added a goal and two assists in the win, while Seth Paulson chipped in with a goal. Luke Novak made seven saves in goal for Mitchell. Mitchell coach Jason Wear said his boys and girls teams are dedicating their performances over the weekend to Rob Marchand, who died Aug.