LAKE ANDES-Bon Homme edged Andes Central/Dakota Christian, 39-38, in prep girls basketball play Thursday for its third consecutive win.
Bon Homme (4-8): Kenzie Carson led the scoring with 15 points, while Ciera Himes and Jaden Kortan drained nine points apiece. Himes also grabbed nine boards. The Cavaliers host Gregory on Monday in Tyndall.
Andes Central/Dakota Christian (9-4): Tyra Medicine Horn tallied nine points and five boards, while Mackenzie Muckey finished with eight and Brianna Deurmier scored seven. Muckey tossed in six steals and six assists. The Thunder host Gregory on Tuesday in Lake Andes.
BH 8 21 31 39
ACDC 11 27 29 38
MCM 58, Sioux Valley 19
SALEM-McCook Central/Montrose remained undefeated on the season after defeating Sioux Valley in the Big East Conference quarterfinals.
McCook Central/Montrose (11-0): McKenna Kranz led MCM with 15 points, while Morgan Erickson totaled 14. Jacy Pulse finished with seven points and seven rebounds. The Fighting Cougars continue BEC tournament play today.
Sioux Valley (3-9): Abbie Schneider scored eight for the Cossacks, while Perri Liedtke and Reagan Johnson put up four points apiece. Johnson added six rebounds. The Cossacks continue BEC tournament play today.
MCM 18 29 45 58
SV 4 8 11 19
SCW 53, Wessington Springs 32
WESSINGTON SPRINGS-Sanborn Central/Woonsocket used 20 points off turnovers to cruise past Wessington Springs in prep girls basketball play on Thursday.
Sanborn Central/Woonsocket (9-4): Tesa Jensen led the Blackhawks with 14 points and seven boards, while Megan Poyer chipped in nine points and 10 rebounds. The Blackhawks host Ethan on Monday in Forestburg.
Wessington Springs (3-11): Chasity Vissia and Grace Gran chipped in 11 points and four rebounds apiece in the loss. The Spartans play Wolsey-Wessington on Saturday in Wolsey.
SCW 16 24 35 53
WS 9 17 25 32
Boyd County, Neb. 41, Burke 36
BURKE-Boyd County, Nebraska, got past Burke in girls basketball action Thursday in Burke.
Boyd County (10-6): Emma Stahlecker scored 16 points to lead Boyd County. The Spartans play North Central on Tuesday in Bassett, Nebraska.
Burke (6-8): Taylee Indahl notched 13 points for the Cougars. Sally Hakin and Lacey Person tallied seven points apiece and Lahna Matucha pulled down 10 boards in the loss. The Cougars host Tripp-Delmont/Armour today.
B 10 19 25 36
BC 13 24 28 41
White River 83, Colome 31
COLOME-Caelyn Valandra-Prue led White River to victory over Colome in girls basketball action Thursday.
White River (11-4): Valandra-Prue dropped 35 points in the big win, while Kaylee Wells tallied 19 points and seven boards. Remedy Morrison scored 14 points for the Tigers. The Tigers travel to Lower Brule on Tuesday.
Colome (4-8): Cheyenne Dougherty scored eight points for Colome, while Rayne Hermsen added six points in the loss. The Cowgirls play Platte-Geddes today in Platte.
Freeman 54, Canistota 38
FREEMAN-Josie Fuhrmann and Emily Miller combined for 24 points to power Freeman over Canistota in girls basketball Thursday.
Freeman (9-2): Fuhrmann scored 12 points with six steals, while Miller notched 12 points and nine boards. Dayna Roth tossed 11 points, five boards and four steals into the win. The Flyers play St. Francis Indian on Saturday in St. Francis.
Canistota (6-7): Jordan Engbrecht led the Hawks' scoring effort with 17 points. MiKenzie Kirby tallied nine rebounds in the loss. The Hawks host Platte-Geddes on Saturday.
F 9 29 47 54
C 15 21 28 38
Lyman 54, Highmore-Harrold 50
HIGHMORE-Lyman sneaked past Highmore-Harrold in prep girls basketball action Thursday.
Lyman (6-7): Kayt Garnos drained 17 points for the Raiders, while Kacie Wagner and Madelynn Schindler scored 12 points apiece. The Raiders travel to Wall on Saturday.
Highmore-Harrold (5-7): Oakley Jandreau finished with 19 points and 11 rebounds for a double-double, while Taylor Chavez notched 12 points. Madison Bollweg grabbed six boards and Kassie Hale tossed in four assists. The Pirates travel to Iroquois today.
L 7 19 29 54
HH 9 25 31 50
Area boys basketball
Gregory 65, Avon 36
GREGORY-Gregory used a pair of 20-point scoring efforts to roll past Avon in boys basketball action Thursday.
Gregory (4-9): Tommy Determan poured in 28 points, while Coy Determan dropped 25 points in the win. Grant Thomas, Bryan Eagle Star and Tommy Determan tallied five rebounds apiece. Garret Roeder notched five assists and Coy Determan grabbed three steals. The Gorillas travel to Presho to play Lyman on Tuesday.
Avon (0-11): Ashton Frank totaled nine points and 12 boards for the Pirates, while Kory DeJong hit eight points with five rebounds. Logan Schuurmans scored seven points with seven rebounds in the loss. The Pirates play in Menno on Monday.
G 19 36 47 65
A 10 20 26 36
Boyd County, Neb. 57, Burke 46
BURKE-Three Spartans scored in double figures to lift Boyd County, Neb. to a boys basketball win over Burke on Thursday.
Boyd County (11-4): Coby Hanson and Evan Reiman hit 18 points apiece in the win, while Coby Roth finished with 10 points. The Spartans play in the Niobrara Valley Conference tournament on Saturday.
Burke (3-8): Tyson Mayer and Jaden Frank notched 12 points apiece, while Brock Karbo tossed in eight points. Bryce Frank and Jaden Frank pulled down five boards apiece. The Cougars host Tripp-Delmont/Armour today.
BC 22 32 42 57
B 13 20 34 46
Lennox 87, Parkston 49
PARKSTON-Quincy Ihnen's 26 points propelled Lennox past Parkston in boys basketball action Thursday.
Lennox (8-3): Josh Arlt tossed in 13 points for Lennox. The Orioles had a field goal shooting percentage of 58 as a team. The Orioles play Britton-Hecla on Saturday in the DSU Mustang Seeds Shoot-Out in Madison.
Parkston (5-8): Nathan Boettcher tallied 16 points in the loss, while Braden Bruening and Nate Doering scored 12 points apiece. Rylan Leischner notched eight boards. The Trojans host McCook Central/Montrose on Tuesday.
L 27 50 74 87
P 11 29 44 49