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Last year, Cody Reichelt played in nine games for the Mitchell Kernels and finished the season with 13 tackles and half a sack. Through 10 games this season, Reichelt has 71 tackles, a team-high 18 tackles for loss and five sacks as well as two forced fumbles, two fumble recoveries and one interception. According to the stats, the junior linebacker has had a breakout season. Mitchell head coach Kent VanOverschelde agreed. "The biggest thing is his development and we're awful proud to see how Cody's developed," VanOverschelde said.
GREGORY—Whitney Reider had 13 assists on Friday as she helped Wessington Springs take down Gregory 3-1 in a high school volleyball match in Gregory. Set scores were 25-18, 25-17, 17-25, 25-22. For Wessington Springs, Maddie Neely had two aces and five kills, while Jenna Teveldal had 13 digs. For Gregory, Ivy Ekroth had 10 kills and 10 digs, Alexa Hannahs had 28 assists and Nika Eagle Star had 11 digs. Both Gregory (4-22) and Wessington Springs (5-19) are in district play on Tuesday.
MAYVILLE, N.D.—It's a new season, but it was a similar story for the Dakota Wesleyan University men's basketball team which received dominant post play in a 71-67 opening night win against Mayville State on Friday in Mayville, N.D. Sophomore Jason Spicer—who came off the bench for the Tigers—racked up 21 points and shot 9-of-18 from the floor while grabbing five rebounds. "He really gave us a boost," DWU men's basketball head coach Matt Wilber said. "He's a low post option for us, I thought he made some really good baskets. He made a lot of really good plays.
Listed are area high school volleyball playoff pairings released by the South Dakota High School Activities Association. Class AA District 3AA Semifinals - Nov. 3 No. 4 Mitchell at No. 1 Aberdeen Central, 7 p.m. No. 3 Pierre at No. 2 Huron, 7 p.m. Championship - Nov. 7 Mitchell-Aberdeen Central winner vs. Huron-Pierre winner (winner to state), 7 p.m. Third place match - Nov. 7 Mitchell-Aberdeen Central loser vs. Huron-Pierre loser (loser eliminated), 7 p.m. Region 2AA - Nov. 12 District 3AA runner-up vs.
• Dakota Wesleyan University men’s basketball at Mayville State, 7:30 p.m. in Mayville, N.D. • Area high school volleyball: Wessington Springs at Gregory.
ETHAN — Platte-Geddes defeated Ethan in high school volleyball action in three sets on Thursday night. Set scores were 25-21, 25-19 and 25-11. For Ethan, Karly Gustafson recorded five kills and five blocks.
BROOKINGS — The South Dakota State University women's basketball team had four players score in double figures — including Mitchell natives Macy Miller and Kerri Young — as the Jackrabbits recorded a 79-44 win over St. Cloud State University Thursday night in exhibition action at Frost Arena. Miller, a sophomore guard and senior Gabby Boever each scored a team-high 14 points. A junior guard, Young added 11 points while freshman guard Madison Guebert scored 10 points. The Jackrabbits conclude exhibition play against the University of Mary at 6 p.m Thursday in Brookings.
• Mitchell High School football Class 11AA quarterfinal vs. Spearfish, 6 p.m., at Joe Quintal Field. • Area high school volleyball: Burke/South Central vs. Lyman in Presho; Platte-Geddes at Ethan;...
CEDAR FALLS, Iowa — The University of South Dakota will look to keep its two-game winning streak alive when they visit No. 18 University of Northern Iowa on Saturday afternoon. The Coyotes are coming off a 40-10 victory over Missouri State last weekend. USD accumulated 529 yards of total offense on a well-balanced attack. The Coyotes passed for 280 yards, while rushing for 249. USD averaged 6.1 yards per play in the contest. Saturday's matchup will be the fourth-ranked opponent that the Coyotes have faced this season.
Dakota Wesleyan University snared the first set from No. 12-ranked Northwestern on Wednesday night but the Red Raiders took control in the following three sets to give DWU a four-set loss in its regular season home finale. Set scores were 23-25, 25-15, 25-21 and 25-16. DWU's Lauren Tadlock had a team-high 15 kills, while Mitchell native Dana Misiaszek had seven kills.