COLOME-Class 9B No. 2 Colome captured the Great Plains Conference title with a 70-8 win over Avon in prep football action on Friday.
The Cowboys racked up 431 total yards, including 273 on the ground. Jackson Kinzer powered the Cowboys with 136 passing yards and two touchdowns. Riley Shippy had six carries for 159 yards and two touchdowns. Chase Dufek, Jaikob Week, Adam Cole, Beau Bertram and Brayden Seegers each scored rushing touchdowns. Dufek added a receiving touchdown, while Layton Thieman also had a receiving touchdown.
Defensively, Nathaniel Hansen, Rhet Bertram, Cole and Week all had three tackles apiece. The Cowboys forced four Avon turnovers.
For Avon, Kory DeJong had 24 rushing yards and the lone touchdown. DeJong also had 46 rushing yards. Riley Rucktaeschel added 55 passing yards. Avon had 104 total yards. Max Mach finished with six total tackles.
Colome (8-0) will play in the Class 9B playoffs on Thursday. Avon finishes the season 1-7.
C: Jaikob Week 18 run (Jackson Kinzer run)
C: Layton Thieman 11 pass from Kinzer (Beau Bertram run)
C: Chase Dufek 40 pass from Kinzer (Bertram pass from Kinzer)
A: Kory DeJong 30 run (Logan Schuurmans pass from Riley Rucktaeschel)
C: Dufek 64 run (Kinzer run)
C: Bertram 2 run (Bertram pass from Kinzer)
C: Riley Shippy 3 run (Rhet Bertram pass from Thieman)
C: Brayden Seegers 2 run (conversion failed)
C: Shippy 84 run (Adam Cole run)
C: Cole 19 run (Michael Supik run)
Bon Homme 58, Platte-Geddes 8
TYNDALL-Bon Homme used a monstrous 50 point first half to topple the Platte-Geddes Black Panthers Friday in Tyndall.
Joey Slama had a huge night for Bon Homme, scoring two touchdowns and running for 80 yards on five carries in the game.
Christian Uecker did the rest for the Cavaliers, connecting with Slama on a 70-yard touchdown pass and running for a 54-yard touchdown in the first quarter.
Bon Homme (7-1) will play in the Class 9AA playoffs on Thursday. Platte-Geddes finishes the season at 1-7.
BH: Christian Uecker 54 run (Two point conversion good)
BH: Joey Slama 20 run (Kick good)
BH: Slama 70 pass from Uecker (Kick no good)
BH: Joshua Crownover 34 run (Kick good)
BH: Slama 52 run (Kick good)
BH: Kaden Kozak 11 run (Kick good)
P-G: 30-yard run (Run good)
BH: Kozak 9 run (Run good)
Burke 30, Alcester-Hudson 14
ALCESTER- Rushing for 315 yards, Burke finished its regular season on a high note with a prep football road win at Alcester-Hudson.
For Burke, Finn Hanson ran for 163 yards on 17 carries and two touchdowns, while Jaden Frank ran for 50 yards. Brock Karbo ran for 36 yards and a touchdown and Ethan DeLong and Tarron Serr each ran for 33 yards in the game.
Eli Skoglund was 8-for-15 passing for the Cubs for 134 yards and two touchdowns, while rushing 12 times for 44 yards. Trevor Stene had 44 rushing yards and had 33 receiving yards, while Jadon Micke caught five passes for 80 yards and added 37 yards rushing. For the game, Burke had a 330-285 edge in total offense.
Burke (6-2) will start Class 9B playoffs on Thursday. Alcester-Hudson (6-2) will open Class 9A playoff action on Thursday in Alcester.
B: Finn Hanson 49 run (kick failed)
B: Brock Karbo 2 run (Hanson run)
AH: Trevor Stene 28 pass from Eli Skoglund (pass failed)
B: Hanson 60 run (Hanson run)
B: Frank 1 run (Hanson run)
AH: Jadon Micke 12 pass from Skoglund (Jaxon Doering pass from Skoglund)
Corsica-Stickney 20, Gayville-Volin 18
CORSICA-Corsica-Stickney held off Gayville-Volin in a tight Great Plains Conference football game Friday.
Caysen Eide ran for 157 yards on 17 carries and two touchdowns, while Blake Moke ran for 59 yards on 10 carries and threw for another 116 yards on 7-for-13 passing in the victory. Moke's touchdown pass to Jaden Barse with 11:51 left in the fourth quarter, put the Jaguars up by eight points and was the eventual game-winning score. Barse had four catches for 59 yards and ran for 33 yards on the ground. Eide led the defense with 13 tackles, while Devin Vanderham and Barse had nine stops.
Raiders quarterback Tristan Gustad was 10-for-22 passing for 178 yards and three touchdowns, all to Chase Huether, who had six catches for 124 yards. The last of the three scoring strikes was for 14 yards with 6:50 remaining, but a potential game-tying two-point conversion failed. Gustad had 76 yards rushing on 22 carries, as well. Jacob Hirsch had a game-high 18 tackles and an interception.
Corsica-Stickney (4-4) will open Class 9A playoff action on Thursday. Gayville-Volin wraps the regular season at 3-5.
CS: Caysen Eide 50 run (run failed)
GV: Chase Huether 34 pass from Tristan Gustad (pass failed)
CS: Eide 27 run (Jaden Barse run)
GV: Huether 46 pass from Gustad (pass failed)
CS: Barse 44 pass from Blake Moke (run failed)
GV: Huether 14 pass from Gustad (pass failed)
Bridgewater-Emery/Ethan 55, Sioux Valley 12
VOLGA-Bridgewater-Emery/Ethan used a 28-point first quarter to get by Sioux Valley on Friday.
Jamin Arend ran for 288 yards on 32 attempts for the Seahawks, while Brady Hawkins completed 4 of 5 passes for 82 yards. Jonah Hofer caught two of those passes for 44 yards. Hawkins also had nine tackles.
Parker Puetz threw for 194 yards on 10 of 19 passing for the Cossacks. Jaxton Schiller caught six passes for 129 yards and recorded 10 tackles on defense in the loss.
BEE (7-1) opens Class 11B playoff action on Thursday. Sioux Valley finishes the regular season at 4-4.
BEE: Jonah Hofer 7 pass from Brady Hawkins (Hawkins kick)
BEE: Jamin Arend 58 run (Hawkins kick)
BEE: Sawyer Schultz 29 fumble return (Hawkins kick)
BEE: Grant Andrews 1 run (Hawkins kick)
BEE: Hawkins 4 run (kick failed)
SV: Parker Puetz 1 run (conversion failed)
SV: Jaxton Schiller 11 pass from Puetz (conversion failed)
BEE: Arend 2 run (kick failed)
BEE: Arend 20 run (Hawkins kick)
BEE: Bodie Burnham 53 run (Koby Kayser run)
Parker 34, Hanson 0
ALEXANDRIA-It was too much Mace Plucker on Friday, as Parker took down Hanson.
Plucker had a huge night for Parker, scoring four touchdowns and rushing for 164 yards in the win. The Pheasants produced 224 rushing yards in the game and kept Hanson scoreless on the defensive end.
Parker finishes the season 3-5. Hanson finishes the season 0-8.
P: Mace Plucker 11 run (Kick failed)
P: Plucker 55 run (Run failed)
P: Plucker 3 run (Pass failed)
P: Plucker 3 run (Run good)
P: Matt Van Vliet 4 run (Gillespie pass)
West Central 49, MCM 0
SALEM-After a scoreless first quarter, Class 11A No. 4 West Central poured on 49 unanswered points to earn a road high school football victory Friday.
Jackson Miller ran 16 times for 76 yards and a touchdown for the Trojans, while throwing for a touchdown as well. Cooper Maras had two of West Central's five rushing touchdowns, as the Trojans ran 51 times for 282 yards as a team.
Jacobi Krouse had 30 yards rushing on 11 carries to pace the Fighting Cougars, who finished with minus-2 yards of total offense. Krouse, Jake Cheeseman, Tanner Peterson and Raygen Randall each finished with four tackles.
West Central (4-4) hosts Lennox on Thursday in its final regular season game. MCM finishes the season at 2-6.
WC: Jackson Miller 3 run (Derek Eidsness kick)
WC: Cooper Maras 3 run (kick blocked)
WC: Carter Healy 1 pass from Miller (Eidsness kick)
WC: Mitchel Edburg 58 kickoff return (Eidsness kick)
WC: Maras 4 run (Miller run)
WC: Edberg 6 run (kick blocked)
WC: Hunter Hagerty 10 run (run failed)
Winner 40, WWSSC 0
WINNER-Class 11B No. 5 Winner capped off the season with a win over Woonsocket/Wessington Springs/Sanborn Central in prep football action on Friday.
The Warriors racked up 382 total yards, including 316 yards on the ground. Trevor Peters rushed for 162 yards on 12 carries and scored one touchdown. Sam Kruger added 71 yards on the ground and scored three rushing touchdowns. Brady Fritz threw for 66 yards, rushed for 21 yards and scored a rushing touchdown. Defensively, Preston Norrid had six tackles and Oscar Pravacek added five tackles. Joren Bruun had three tackles and one interception for the Warriors.
For Woonsocket/Wessington Springs/Sanborn Central, Alex Wormstadt finished with 53 rushing yards. The Blackhawks had 71 total yards. Trey Ulmer led the team with six tackles.
Winner (6-2) will open Class 11B playoff action on Thursday. WWSSC finishes the regular season at 3-5.
W: Trevor Peters 29 run (run failed)
W: Sam Kruger 3 run (Brady Fritz run)
W: Kruger 5 run (conversion failed)
W: Fritz 2 run (Philip Jorgensen run)
W: Joren Bruun 60 interception return (Jorgensen run)
W: Kruger 3 run (conversion failed)
TDA/ACDC 28, Scotland 8
SCOTLAND-The Tripp-Delmont/Armour/Andes Central/Dakota Christian Nighthawks rode Jace Faulkner's big night behind center, as the quarterback threw for 216 yards and a touchdown, while running for 55 yards and a touchdown.
The Nighthawks produced 216 yards in the air, and 162 rushing yards in the win. Scotland's Lucas Pederson used his ground game to put the Highlanders on the board with a touchdown in the fourth quarter.
Tripp-Delmont/Armour/Andes Central/Dakota Christian (6-2) will start the Class 9AA playoffs on Thursday. Scotland finishes the season 2-6.
TDAACDC: Emilio Cournoyer 6 run (conversion failed)
TDAACDC: Daaron Tronvold 25 pass from Jace Faulkner (Faulkner run)
TDAACDC: Faulkner 1 run (Micah Lau run)
TDAACDC: Lau 5 run (conversion failed)
S: Lucas Pedersen 24 run (Dane James run)
Viborg-Hurley 54, Howard 52 (OT)
Howard-Viborg-Hurley's Chase Mason and Angel Johnson connected for a 10-yard touchdown in overtime to vault the Cougars past Howard on Friday.
Mason completed 18 of 29 passes for 285 yards, including six to Johnson for 163 yards. Johnson also carried the ball four times for 75 yards.
Isaac Feldhaus completed 5 of 8 passes for 78 yards. Gavin Ericksen-Reisdorfer led the team with 58 receiving yards, while also adding 112 yards on the ground. Zach Pardy added 112 rushing yards and Michael Hofer led the team with 223 yards on 21 carries.
Viborg-Hurley finishes the regular season with a 4-4 record. Howard (5-3) will open Class 9A playoff action on Thursday.
VH: Shane Andersen 73 run (Ethan Engen run)
VH: Chase Mason 6 run (Angel Johnson pass from Mason)
VH: Andersen 23 fumble return (run failed)
H: Michael Hofer 15 run (Hofer pass from Feldhaus)
H: Feldhaus 1 run (Gavin Ericksen-Reisdorfer run)
VH: Johnson 77 pass from Mason (Andersen pass from Mason)
H: Hofer 3 run (Zach Pardy run)
H: Ericksen-Reisdorfer 5 pass from Feldhaus
VH: Grant Mikkelsen 15 pass from Mason (Johnson pass from Mason)
VH: Johnson 46 fumble return (Andersen pass from Mason)
H: EJ Leetch 20 pass from Feldhaus (run failed)
H: Pardy 10 run (run failed)
VH: Anderson 10 pass from Mason (Anderson pass from Mason)
Other area scores
Garretson 44, Canistota/Freeman 22 in Garretson: Class 9AA No. 3 Garretson took down class 9A No. 2 Canistota/Freeman Friday night in Garretson.
Canistota's Austin Thu strung together three touchdowns and 54 rushing yards in the game, but it wasn't enough to stop Garretson, which finished the regular season undefeated. The Pride had 277 yards of total offense, with 140 on the ground. Trey Ortman had 139 yards passing on 11-for-19 attempts. Statistics for Garretson were not available.
Both teams will be home for the first round of the playoffs on Thursday, with Garretson (8-0) opening the Class 9AA playoffs and Canistota/Freeman (7-1) in the Class 9A field.
Parkston 70, Lower Brule 0 in Lower Brule: Parkston blanked Lower Brule in the final game of the season. Parkston finishes the season at 2-6, while Lower Brule finishes at 3-5.
Canton 48, Wagner 12 in Canton: Class 11B No. 1 Canton capped off the regular season with a 48-12 win over Wagner. Canton (8-0) will open Class 11B playoff action on Thursday. Wagner finishes the season at 0-8.
Gregory 36, Miller-Highmore/Harrold 12 in Miller: Class 9AA No. 5 Gregory ended the regular season on a high note with a 36-12 win over Miller-Highmore/Harrold. Gregory (6-2) will open Class 9AA playoffs on Thursday. Miller-Highmore/Harrold finishes the regular season at 4-4.
Chamberlain 20, Stanley County 7 in Fort Pierre: Chamberlain downed Stanley County in a high school contest on Friday. Stanley County (5-3) will start Class 11B playoff action on Thursday. Chamberlain finishes the season 3-5.