Area basketball roundup: Cubs nip Red Raiders for boys basketball win
WAGNER -- Chamberlain held off Wagner, 46-45, for its 15th win on Friday in boys basketball action.
Chamberlain (15-1): Drayton Priebe scored 15 points to go with seven rebounds, five assists and two steals. Cameron Caldwell and Hayden Evans added 11 and 10 points, respectively. Caldwell also pulled down eight boards, while Sellyck McManus finished with seven rebounds. The Cubs play Hanson on Saturday at the DWU/Culver’s Classic.
Wagner (10-6): Toby Zephier and Alex Cournoyer each scored 14 points. Nolan Carda came down with 15 rebounds. Wagner plays at Vermillion on Feb. 16.
C 7 20 36 46
W 17 24 31 45
Winner 65, Pierre 62
PIERRE -- Class A No. 5 Winner edged Pierre in boys basketball action on Saturday.
Winner (15-2): Brady Fritz tossed in a game-high 34 points, grabbed six rebounds and hit six 3-pointers. Blake Volmer added 16 points, 14 rebounds and seven rebounds. The Warriors play at Hill City on Saturday.
Pierre (6-10): Lincoln Kienholz led the Governors with 22 points and five rebounds. James Mikkonen and Jackson Edman scored 12 points apiece. Mikkonen collected seven rebounds. The Governors host Sioux Falls Roosevelt on Feb. 19.
W 21 30 43 65
P 18 33 41 60
Gregory 46, Scotland 33
SCOTLAND -- Gregory’s Daniel Mitchell exploded for 24 points in a win over Scotland on Friday in boys basketball action.
Gregory (8-9): Mitchell also added 10 rebounds and five blocks. Cruz Klundt chipped in 11 points, four boards and six steals. The Gorillas host Jones County on Saturday.
Scotland (5-12): Cole Friederich posted nine points and five rebounds. Keenan Souhrada added eight points and 11 boards. The Highlanders host Platte-Geddes on Feb. 15.
G 15 28 32 46
S 6 12 23 33
Madison 61, MCM 45
MADISON -- Madison used a 43-point second half to knock off McCook Central/Montrose in boys basketball action on Friday.
Madison (8-6): Aspen Dahl finished with 12 points, 11 rebounds and four assists. Carter Bergheim added 11 points, six assists and three steals. Connor Hively scored 14 points in the win. Madison hosts Canton on Saturday.
MCM (6-10): Gavin Gordon scored 22 points and grabbed seven rebounds. Cody Miles dished out six assists. MCM hosts Tri-Valley on Feb. 16 in Montrose.
MCM 9 30 36 45
MAD 8 18 42 61
Platte-Geddes 77, Bon Homme 53
TYNDALL -- Platte-Geddes jumped out to a 27-5 first-quarter lead and picked up a boys basketball win over Bon Homme on Friday.
Platte-Geddes (13-3): Caden Foxley paced the Black Panthers with 22 points, eight rebounds and three blocked shots. Nate Whalen and Kelby VanDerWerff tossed in 12 points apiece. VanDerWerff collected eight rebounds, while Whalen grabbed six rebounds. Jackson Neuman finished with seven points. The Black Panthers play Howard at Saturday’s DWU Classic at the Corn Palace.
Bon Homme (2-15): Landon Bares led the Cavaliers with 13 points and five rebounds. Trent Herrboldt added 12 points and six rebounds. Karsten Kozak finished with 10 points and five rebounds. The Cavaliers play Mount Vernon/Plankinton on Feb. 16 in Mount Vernon.
PG 27 53 65 77
BH 5 24 39 53
Highmore-Harrold 53, SCW 44
WOONSOCKET -- Highmore-Harrold took down Sanborn Central/Woonsocket in a boys basketball game on Friday.
Highmore-Harrold (11-5): No stats reported. Highmore-Harrold hosts Gregory on Feb. 15.
SCW (8-11): Tryce Slykhuis scored 19 points. Jeff Boschee, Hayden Beigh and Andrew Lindgren all had six rebounds. The Blackhawks play at James Valley Christian on Feb. 15.
TDA 57, Avon 35
ARMOUR -- Tripp-Delmont/Armour picked up a home boys basketball win over Avon on Friday.
TDA (9-7): Logan Vanpelt scored 16 points, grabbed eight rebounds and dished out three assists. Dylan VanDerWerff added 13 points and nine rebounds. Kaden Bialas scored 10 points in the win. TDA plays at Corsica-Stickney on Feb. 16.
Avon (3-13): Eli Watchorn finished with 11 points. Ashton Frank added 10 points and five rebounds. Landon Thury grabbed a team-high eight rebounds. The Pirates host Gayville-Volin on Feb. 15.
A 7 16 29 35
TDA 9 26 42 57
Area girls basketball
Avon 48, TDA 46
ARMOUR -- Avon’s fourth-quarter comeback sent it past Tripp-Delmont/Armour on Friday in girls basketball play.
Avon (6-13): Tiffany Pelton stuffed the stat sheet with 17 points, 12 rebounds, two assists and two steals. Courtney Sees and Ali Sees recorded 16 and seven points, respectively, as each also pulled down four boards. Avon hosts Gayville-Volin on Feb. 15.
TDA (12-6): Megan Reiner scored 12 points. Hannah Stremick added 11 points. Faith Werkmeister recorded 10 points and seven rebounds for the Nighthawks, while Bailey Spaans came down with eight boards. TDA plays Corsica-Stickney on Feb. 16 in Corsica.
A 12 24 35 48
TDA 11 23 39 46
Platte-Geddes 61, Bon Homme 44
TYNDALL -- Platte-Geddes cruised past Bon Homme for a girls basketball victory on Friday.
Platte-Geddes (7-11): Cadence VanZee scored a team-high 17 points for the Black Panthers. Karly VanDerWerff added 11 points. The Black Panthers play at Winner on Feb. 16.
Bon Homme (4-13): Jenae Alberts scored 11 points and added four steals. Hannah Cuka scored nine points. Kenzie Carson chipped in eight rebounds and four assists. The Cavaliers play at Hanson Feb. 15.
PG 20 42 51 61
BH 7 20 34 44
Highmore-Harrold 56, SCW 52
WOONSOCKET -- Highmore-Harrold held off Sanborn Central/Woonsocket to notch a win on Friday in girls basketball action.
Highmore-Harrold (14-2): Letha Jessen recorded 26 points and 16 rebounds. Haley Husted added eight rebounds. The Pirates play Aberdeen Christian on Saturday in Warner.
Sanborn Central/Woonsocket (9-9): Trista White scored 19 points to go with four assists and three steals. Trinity Boschee added 12 points and three steals. Morgan Schmiedt chipped in nine points and five boards. The Blackhawks travel to James Valley Christian on Monday.
HH 13 24 39 56
SCW 10 20 36 52
Canistota 54, Chester Area 44
CANISTOTA -- Four players scored double figures to pace Canistota to a girls basketball win over Chester Area on Friday.
Canistota (5-13): Kenzy Krinke posted 14 points and 12 boards. Kayla Papendick added 14 points, eight rebounds and five assists. Natalie Becker and Sydnee Engbrecht records 10 points and six rebounds apiece. The Hawks play at De Smet on Feb. 15.
Chester Area (3-14): Emmerson Eppard finished with 18 points and five rebounds. Emery Larson tossed in 14 points and grabbed four rebounds. Kenna Brown added six boards. Chester Area plays at Deubrook Area on Saturday.
CH 12 24 35 44
CA 18 29 37 54
Winner 51, Pierre 44
PIERRE -- Class A No. 2 Winner held off Pierre for a girls basketball victory on Friday.
Winner (15-2): Bella Swedlund scored 19 points to go with seven rebounds and four assists. Elliz Brozik added 11 points in the win. Maggie LaCompte added seven rebounds. The Warriors play at Hill City on Saturday.
Pierre (6-10): Caytee Williams scored a team-high 13 points, along with seven boards and seven assists. Remington Price added 10 points. Ayvrie Kaiser chipped in seven boards. The Governors host Lakota Tech on Feb. 16.
WIN 12 26 46 51
PIE 13 22 31 44
Wagner 68, Chamberlain 48
WAGNER -- Led by Abby Brunsing’s 20 points, Wagner topped Chamberlain in girls basketball action on Friday.
Wagner (6-11): Brunsing added seven rebounds and three steals. Ashlyn Koupal and Macy Koupal chipped in 13 and 11 points, respectively. Shalayne Nagel added eight points, 12 boards, four assists and two steals. The Red Raiders host Beresford on Monday.
Chamberlain (10-9): Mya Knippling scored 15 points. Emma Powers added 14 points and seven rebounds. Caycee Guinn chipped in 13 points and seven boards. The Cubs play Hanson on Thursday in Alexandria.
C 19 30 37 48
W 21 43 60 68
Scotland 59, Gregory 47
SCOTLAND -- Scotland picked up a double-digit win over Gregory on Friday in girls basketball play.
Scotland (14-5): Grace Fryda finished with 21 points, five rebounds and two steals. Jenna Vitek added nine points. Audrey Sayler and Makayla Friederich added eight and seven points, respectively. Scotland plays at Canistota on Feb. 16.
Gregory (3-14): Morgan Opbroek finished with 17 points, seven rebounds and two steals. Brooklynn Kenzy added a 15-point, 10-rebound double-double. Jessy Jo VanDerWerff scored 15 points. The Gorillas host Jones County on Saturday.
G 10 21 33 47
S 11 26 34 59