Bailey Rudebusch's double-double helped pave the way for the Howard girls basketball team in District 8B playoff action, defeating Bridgewater-Emery 60-37 on Tuesday night in Mitchell at the Corn Palace.

Macy Erickson added 16 points and seven boards, while Hilary Albrecht chipped in 13 points and six rebounds. The Tigers shot 21-of-52 for 40 percent from the field and 11-of-13 from the free-throw line for 85 percent.

For Bridgewater-Emery, Kadra Kayser tallied 25 points, five rebounds and three steals in the loss. The Huskies shot 16-of-47 from the field for 34 percent and 4-of-9 from the line for 44 percent.

Howard (14-7) plays No. 2-seed Ethan at 8 p.m. Friday at the Corn Palace. Bridgewater-Emery ends its season at 4-17.

H 16 33 54 60

BE 11 15 22 37

District 6B

Sanborn Central/Woonsocket 65, Wessington Springs 28

HURON - Three Sanborn Central/Woonsocket players scored in double-figures and the Blackhawks had no problems in their District 6B semifinal game Tuesday in Huron, defeating Wessington Springs 65-28 at the Huron Arena.

Myah Selland had 19 points, seven rebounds, six assists and five steals in the win. Abby Doering tacked on 15 points for SC/W and Tayla Weber posted 13 points and five rebounds. Maddie Vermeulen had five rebounds, five steals and five assists for the Blackhawks, which shot 28-of-57 from the field in the game and made 7-of-11 free throws.

Wessington Springs was led by Jaycee Hohn's 10 points and Maddie Gran nearly had a double-double, posting nine points and 10 rebounds. Hohn and Gran each added three steals for the Spartans. Cadee Schelske had five rebounds in the loss. Wessington Springs was 8-of-38 shooting field goals in the game and made 12-of-19 free throws.

The Spartans had a 32-24 advantage in rebounds but had 28 turnovers in the game.

Now 17-4, top-seeded Sanborn Central/Woonsocket will play James Valley Christian in the District 6B final at 7 p.m. Thursday in Huron. The Vikings defeated Wolsey-Wessington 50-38 in the other semifinal game. The Spartans end their season at 6-16.

WS 8 15 19 28

SCW 19 32 44 65

District 9B

Freeman 59, Freeman Academy 47

PARKER - The Freeman girls basketball team sealed a victory in district playoff action, defeating Freeman Academy 59-47 on Tuesday night in the District 9B semifinals at Parker.

Erika Sage and Karli Maske recorded 15 points apiece for Freeman. The Flyers shot 20-of-54 from the field and 11-of-17 from the line.

Bethany Wollman led Freeman Academy with 14 points and Hannah Yoder chipped in 12 points and nine rebounds in the loss. Freeman Academy shot 18-of-39 from the field and 10-of-17 from the line.

Freeman (16-5) plays Menno in the District 9B final at 7 p.m. Friday in Parker. Freeman Academy ends its season at 9-12.

F 17 31 50 59

FA 6 21 31 47

Menno 58, Parker 49

PARKER - Tara Spencer's double-double helped Menno defeat Parker 58-49 in girls high school basketball action on Tuesday night in Parker.

Spencer recorded 14 points and 14 rebounds, while Paige Heckenlaible added 14 points. Ashton Vaith had 13 points for Menno. The Wolves shot 17-of-41 from the field and 22-of-33 from the line.

For Parker, Lauren Hunstad tallied 19 points and Grace Leberman had 15 points in the loss. Parker shot 15-of-59 from the field and 16-of-22 from the free-throw line.

Menno (10-11) plays Freeman in the District 9B final at 7 p.m. Friday in Parker. Parker ends its season at 7-14.

M 10 24 39 58

P 8 20 34 49

District 11B

Platte-Geddes 58, Kimball/White Lake 43

PLATTE - Alexis Peterson's 20-point performance led Platte-Geddes over Kimball/White Lake 58-43 in girls high school basketball action on Tuesday night in Platte.

Hallie Hallock added 15 points, while Jada Nelson chipped in 13 points. The Black Panthers shot 19-of-35 from the field and 14-of-18 from the field.

For Kimball/White Lake, Brooklyn Donald tallied 17 points and eight rebounds in the loss. KWL shot 13-of-33 from the field and 14-of-20 from the line.

Platte-Geddes (13-7) plays Tripp-Delmont/Armour in the District 11B final at 6:30 p.m. Friday in the Corn Palace. Kimball/White Lake ends its season at 11-11.

PG 9 27 45 58

KWL 7 20 34 43

Tripp-Delmont/Armour 48, Andes Central/Dakota Christian 42

NEW HOLLAND - Tripp-Delmont/Armour punched its ticket into the District 11B final on Tuesday night, defeating Andes Central/Dakota Christian 48-42 in New Holland.

Mattilynn Reiner recorded 12 points, three steals and four assists. Brooklyn Brouwer added 11 points, eight rebounds and two steals. TDA shot 18-of-42 from the field and 10-of-13 from the line.

For AC/DC, Ahna Vander Pol tallied 12 points and Kennedy Muckey had 10 points in the loss. The Thunder shot 15-of-54 from the field and 12-of-19 from the free-throw line.

Tripp-Delmont/Armour (11-10) plays Platte-Geddes in the District 11B final at 6:30 p.m. Friday in the Corn Palace. Andes Central/Dakota Christian ends its season at 14-7.

TDA 11 21 36 48

ACDC 7 20 35 42

District 12B

Avon 56, Colome 31

AVON - The Avon girls basketball team picked up a win on its home court in district playoff action, defeating Colome 56-31 on Tuesday night in Avon.

Lauren Sees recorded 13 points, seven rebounds and three assists, while Kacie Mudder added 10 points and eight rebounds. Avon shot 23-of-62 from the field and 6-of-7 from the line.

For Colome, Callie Heath tallied nine points and seven rebounds and Morgan Hofeldt had eight points in the loss. Colome shot 11-of-47 from the field and 8-of-13 from the free-throw line.

Avon (16-5) takes on Burke/South Central at 8 p.m. Friday in the Corn Palace. Colome ends its season at 5-16.

A 4 20 38 56

C 7 15 21 31

Burke/South Central 58, Marty 39

BURKE - Three players for Burke/South Central scored in double digits on Tuesday night as the Cougars defeated Marty 58-39 in Burke.

For the Cougars, Tressa Bull had 15 points and Grace Hazen added 14 points. Allison Sebern recorded a double-double with 10 points and 14 rebounds. B/SC shot 20-of-53 from the field and 18-of-31 from the line.

For Marty, Apollonia Zephier tallied 20 points, six assists and seven steals in the loss. The Braves shot 14-of-51 from the field and 7-of-16 from the line.

Burke/South Central (12-9) plays Avon at 8 p.m. Friday in the Corn Palace, while Marty ends its season at 8-13.

B/SC 9 30 45 58

M 8 21 29 39

District 13B

Lyman 68, White River 53

MURDO - Hannah Thiry's 20 points and six rebounds propelled Lyman over White River 68-53 in girls district high school basketball action on Tuesday night in Murdo.

Haley Booth added 16 points and Shelby Schindler had 14 points, seven rebounds and five steals in the contest. The Raiders shot 20-of-42 from the field and 21-of-40 from the line.

For White River, Katie LaPointe tallied 25 points in the loss. The Tigers shot 18-of-64 from the field and 14-of-17 from the free-throw line.

Lyman (15-6) takes on Jones County at 7 p.m. Thursday in Murdo for the District 13B championship. White River ends its season at 11-10.

L 16 36 53 68

WR 9 27 39 53

Region 5A

Wagner 61, Tri-Valley 52

SALEM - The Wagner girls basketball team secured a victory in Region 5A playoff action, defeating Tri-Valley 61-52 on Tuesday night in Salem.

Ali Kuca recorded a double-double with 21 points and 11 rebounds. Emily Brunsing added 13 points, while Kristan Soukup had 12 points. Jaslynn Bruguler chipped in 10 points in the contest. The Red Raiders shot 19-of-46 from the field and 20-of-28 from the line.

For Tri-Valley, Emily Hargreaves tallied 15 points and Taylor Will had eight points and 10 rebounds in the loss. Tri-Valley shot 23-of-61 from the field and 2-of-10 from the line.

Wagner (16-5) takes on No. 1-seeded Mount Vernon/Plankinton at 7 p.m. Thursday in Plankinton. Tri-Valley ends its season at 11-10.

W 13 28 44 61

TV 18 29 40 52

McCook Central/Montrose 55, Bon Homme 39

SALEM - Morgan Koepsell's 23 points and seven rebounds paced McCook Central/Montrose past Bon Homme 55-39 in girls region basketball action on Tuesday night in Salem.

Dani Hansen pitched in 14 points and Rachael Laetsch added nine points and 12 assists, just shy of a double-double. The Fighting Cougars shot 21-of-46 from the field and 7-of-10 from the line.

For Bon Homme, Sierra Mesman tallied 23 points and Jeni Schmidt had 10 points in the loss. The Cavaliers shot 16-of-49 from the field and 5-of-6 from the free-throw line.

McCook Central/Montrose (18-3) takes on West Central at 7 p.m. Thursday in Salem. Bon Homme ends its season at 3-18.

MCM 16 29 48 55

BH 10 18 30 41

West Central 59, Parkston 19

HARTFORD - West Central defeated Parkston 59-19 in Region 5A playoff action on Tuesday night in Hartford.

No stats were reported despite calling coaches.

West Central takes on McCook Central/Montrose at 7 p.m. Thursday in Salem. Parkston ends its season at 6-15.

Region 6A

Chamberlain 54, Crow Creek 51

CHAMBERLAIN - The Chamberlain girls basketball team held on for victory on its home court, defeating Crow Creek 54-51 on Tuesday night in Chamberlain.

Sierra Kenobbie recorded a double-double with 15 points and 11 rebounds, while Alayne Daly added 14 points. Dawson Munger and Laurel Ketelhut chipped in nine points apiece. The Cubs shot 17-of-44 from the field and 16-of-31 from the line.

For Crow Creek, Kaylee Wells tallied 19 points and Haylee Langdeau had 16 points in the loss. The Chieftains shot 20-of-70 from the field and 6-of-15 from the free-throw line.

Chamberlain (10-11) takes on top-seeded Cheyenne-Eagle Butte on Thursday in Eagle Butte. Crow Creek ends its season at 5-16.

C 14 27 37 54

CC 7 23 38 51

Region 7A

Winner 63, St. Francis Indian 59

WINNER - Allison Cox's double-double helped lead the Winner girls basketball team over St. Francis Indian 63-59 on Tuesday night in Winner.

Cox finished with 19 points and 11 rebounds, while Gabriel Kocer chipped in 10 points. The Warriors shot 22-of-72 from the field and 16-of-22 from the line.

For St. Francis Indian, Matilda Anderson tallied 29 points in the loss. The Warriors shot 21-of-52 from the field and 13-of-15 from the line.

Winner (17-4) battles Pine Ridge at 7:30 p.m. Thursday in Pine Ridge. St. Francis Indian ends its season at 7-14.

W 11 24 43 63

SFI 15 42 46 59

Tuesday's statewide scores

BOYS' BASKETBALL

Aberdeen Central 61, Brookings 55

Custer 65, Hill City 52

Huron 76, Pierre 63

Sturgis Brown 72, Douglas 51

Watertown 69, Harrisburg 50

Yankton 57, Mitchell 38

GIRLS' BASKETBALL

Aberdeen Central 64, Brookings 43

Harrisburg 55, Watertown 44

Huron 59, Pierre 51

Mitchell 42, Yankton 41

Rapid City Central 59, Rapid City Stevens 56

Region 1A

First Round

Aberdeen Roncalli 45, Milbank Area 27

Britton-Hecla 39, Sisseton 23

Groton Area 54, Tiospa Zina Tribal 37

Region 3A

First Round

Flandreau 54, Flandreau Indian 25

Madison 58, Baltic 28

Sioux Falls Christian 56, Garretson 34

Region 4A

First Round

Dakota Valley 77, Canton 70

Lennox 52, Beresford 40

Vermillion 67, Tea Area 46

District 5A

First Round

McCook Central/Montrose 55, Bon Homme 42

Wagner 61, Tri-Valley 52

West Central 59, Parkston 19

Region 6A

First Round

Chamberlain 54, Crow Creek 51

McLaughlin 78, Stanley County 43

Mobridge-Pollock 43, Miller 38, OT

Region 7A

First Round

Pine Ridge 103, Bennett County 38

Red Cloud 67, Todd County 60

Winner 63, St. Francis Indian 59

District 1B

Semifinal

Waverly-South Shore 59, Florence/Henry 54, 2OT

Wilmot 36, Waubay/Summit 33

District 2B

Semifinals

Leola/Frederick 58, Northwestern 48

Warner 54, Langford 25

District 3B

Semifinal

Herreid/Selby Area 45, Potter County 29

Ipswich 51, Faulkton 38

District 4B

Semifinal

Hitchcock-Tulare 65, Lower Brule 57

Sully Buttes 73, Highmore-Harrold 21

District 5B

First Round

Arlington 39, Estelline 37

Deubrook 62, Lake Preston 25

District 6B

Semifinal

Sanborn Central/Woonsocket 65, Wessington Springs 28

District 7B

First Round

Colman-Egan 53, Oldham-Ramona/Rutland 41

District 8B

First Round

Howard 60, Bridgewater-Emery 37

Mitchell Christian 44, Canistota 41

District 9B

Semifinal

Freeman 59, Freeman Academy 47

Menno 58, Parker 49

District 10B

Semifinal

Irene-Wakonda 64, Gayville-Volin 44

Viborg-Hurley 56, Alcester-Hudson 28

District 11B

Semifinal

Platte-Geddes 58, Kimball/White Lake 43

Tripp-Delmont/Armour 48, Andes Central/Dakota Christian 42

District 12B

Semifinal

Avon 56, Colome 31

Burke/South Central 58, Marty Indian 39

District 13B

Semifinal

Jones County 53, Kadoka Area 43

Lyman 68, White River 53

District 14B

Semifinal

New Underwood 37, Philip 35

Wall 64, Oelrichs 32

District 15B

Semifinal

Lemmon 58, Dupree 26

Timber Lake 59, McIntosh 42

District 16B

Semifinal

Faith 81, Bison 34

Harding County 40, Newell 24