Area basketball roundup: Dickson scores 1,000th career point in SCW boys victory
HURON -- Noah Dickson netted his 1,000th career point and finished with 20 points in Sanborn Central/Woonsocket’s 58-34 boys basketball win over Miller at the Huron Classic on Friday.
Sanborn Central/Woonsocket (4-1): Dickson also collected 15 rebounds in the victory. Tater Moody added 16 points, eight rebounds and seven assists. Cayden Slykhuis added eight points and six rebounds. The Blackhawks play Bridgewater-Emery on Tuesday in Emery.
Miller (0-4): Spencer Fernholz tossed in 17 points for the Rustlers. Miller hosts Wolsey-Wessington on Tuesday.
Howard 88, Freeman 28
FREEMAN -- Howard used a 57-point first half to power past Freeman on Friday in boys basketball action.
Howard (4-0): Jake Brooks scored a team-high 22 points. Tisyn Spader added 15 points. The Tigers host Colman-Egan on Monday.
Freeman (0-5): Micah Swensen recorded 10 points, three steals and two rebounds. Bradey Kaufman added five points and two rebounds. The Flyers play Irene-Wakonda on Tuesday in Irene.
H 27 57 72 88
F 6 15 23 28
Gregory 59, Gayville-Volin 36
GREGORY -- Gregory scored 17 points apiece in the first two quarters to gain a 16-point halftime lead on Gayville-Volin to earn a boys basketball win on Friday.
Gregory (4-2): Coy Determan scored 26 points and Tommy Determan added 13 points, while Bryan Eagle Star grabbed eight rebounds. The Gorillas play Andes Central/Dakota Cristian today in Lake Andes.
Gayville-Volin (3-1): Andrew Gustad had 10 points. The Raiders play Scotland on Tuesday in Gayville.
GV 10 18 25 36
G 17 34 46 59
Hanson 75, Irene-Wakonda 33
ALEXANDRIA -- Hanson cruised past Irene-Wakonda on Friday in boys basketball action.
Hanson (4-0): Reggie Slaba led the Beavers with 16 points to go with six rebounds. Riley Ferry recorded a 12-point, 10-rebound double-double. Noah Price added 12 points and five boards, while Luke Haiar scored 11 points in the win. The Beavers travel to Parkston on Tuesday.
Irene-Wakonda (0-6): Gavin Spurrell finished with 11 points. Dashel Spurrell added nine points. The Eagles play Freeman on Tuesday in Irene.
IW 4 18 26 33
H 16 41 59 75
Winner 62, Bon Homme 24
WINNER -- Winner bolted out to a 21-10 first-quarter advantage and knocked off Bon Homme in boys basketball action on Friday.
Winner (3-1): Brady Fritz paced the Warriors with 25 points and four rebounds. Phillip Jorgensen added nine points and five assists. Fred Whiting added eight points and Joren Bruun tossed in seven points. The Warriors play Dell Rapids St. Mary today at the Corn Palace.
Bon Homme (2-3): Nate Scieszinski and Carter Uecker both scored six points apiece.
The Cavaliers play Parker on Tuesday in Tyndall.
BH 10 11 19 24
W 21 38 58 62
Avon 54, Alcester-Hudson 42
AVON -- Logan Schuurmans registered a double-double to power Avon to a boys basketball win over Alcester-Hudson on Friday.
Avon (3-2): Schuurmans finished with 30 points and 10 rebounds in the win. Riley Rucktaeschel scored eight points and Ashton Frank tossed in seven points. Frank also collected 12 rebounds. The Pirates host Colome on Monday.
Alcester-Hudson (2-3): Jaxon Doering led the Cubs with 20 points. Alex Winquist had 11 points, seven rebounds and four assists. The Cubs play Menno on Jan. 10 in Alcester.
A 14 30 47 54
AH 11 22 27 42
Ipswich 61, Ethan 51
HURON -- Ipswich topped Ethan in boys basketball action at the Huron Classic on Friday.
Ipswich (4-1): Will Kadlec led the Tigers with 19 points, while Ty Kadlec put in 16 points. The Tigers play Waubay/Summit today in Waubay.
Ethan (2-3): Brady Hawkins poured in 29 points and collected 14 rebounds. Josh Bartscher added 12 points and eight boards. The Rustlers play Avon on Thursday at the Corn Palace.
Winner 56, Bon Homme 26
WINNER -- Class A No. 1 Winner led 19-3 after the first quarter and coasted to a girls basketball win over Bon Homme on Friday.
Winner (4-0): Bella Swedlund finished with 17 points and four steals. Kalla Bertram added 11 points and five steals. Maggie LaCompte buried three 3-pointers on her way to nine points. The Warriors travel to Parkston today.
Bon Homme (0-4): Jaden Kortan led the Cavaliers with nine points, while Ciera Himes scored seven points and grabbed seven rebounds. The Cavaliers play Parker on Tuesday in Tyndall.
BH 3 7 19 26
W 19 38 50 56
Ipswich 45, SCW 33
HURON -- Halle Heinz poured in 27 points to pace Ipswich to a girls basketball victory over Sanborn Central/Woonsocket on Friday at the Huron Classic.
Ipswich (3-2): Heinz nailed four 3-pointers and grabbed seven rebounds. The Tigers play Waubay/Summit today in Waubay.
Sanborn Central/Woonsocket (2-3): Trinity Boschee and Teya Moody both finished with seven points and six rebounds. Trista White and Brooke Doering both scored six points apiece. White collected six boards. The Blackhawks play Bridgewater-Emery on Tuesday in Emery.
I 6 19 38 45
SCW 13 23 28 33
Avon 52, Alcester-Hudson 26
AVON -- Shalayne Nagel and Ali Sees combined to scored 32 points to power Avon to a girls basketball victory over Alcester-Hudson on Friday.
Avon (3-2): Nagel put in 20 points and came away with six steals. Sees finished with 12 points and four steals. Tiffany Pelton added nine points, six assists and five boards. Madyson Cameron collected seven rebounds. The Pirates host Colome on Tuesday.
Alcester-Hudson (0-5): Abby Walth recorded 11 points, seven rebounds and four steals. Roni Rhead finished with nine points and six rebounds. The Cubs play Menno on Jan. 10 in Alcester.
Burke 39, Jones County 27
BONESTEEL -- Burke pulled away from a one-point halftime lead and defeated Jones County by 12 points in girls basketball action on Friday.
Burke (2-3): Sally Hakin finished with 14 points and nine rebounds. Taylee Indahl recorded 10 points and seven rebounds. The Cougars play Andes Central/Dakota Christian on Thursday in Lake Andes.
Jones County (2-3): Jadyn Jensen led the Coyotes with 21 points. The Coyotes travel to Philip on Jan. 10.
JC 4 12 18 27
B 4 13 25 39
Gregory 50, Gayville-Volin 19
GREGORY -- Gregory held Gayville-Volin to single digits in each quarter en route to a win on Friday.
Gregory (2-2): Jessy Jo VanDerWerff had 16 points, while Sydney Svatos had nine points and six rebounds. The Gorillas play Andes Central/Dakota Christian today in Lake Andes.
Gayville-Volin (1-4): Molly Larson had 13 points in the loss. The Raiders play Corsica-Stickney on Monday in Gayille.
GV 5 11 15 19
G 16 25 44 50
Highmore-Harrold 54, Wessington Springs 29
WESSINGTON SPRINGS -- Highmore-Harrold pulled away from Wessington Springs for a girls basketball victory on Thursday.
Highmore-Harrold (3-2): Oakley Jandreau led the Pirates with 18 points and six boards. Letha Jensen finished with 12 points and 10 boards. Grace Knox added 11 points and seven rebounds. Haley Husted grabbed 12 rebounds. The Pirates host Stanley County on Tuesday in Highmore.
Wessington Springs (1-4): Grace Gran finished with five points. Piper Jones, Angie Paulson, Makayla Dornbusch and Avery Orth each scored four points apiece. The Spartans host Sunshine Bible Academy on Thursday.
HH 16 33 41 54
WS 6 15 24 29
Irene-Wakonda 51, Hanson 42
ALEXANDRIA -- Irene-Wakonda held on to top Hanson in girls basketball action on Friday.
Irene-Wakonda (5-1): Malloy O’Malley recorded 21 points, eight rebounds, four steals and three assists. Nora O’Malley finished with 12 points and nine boards. The Eagles travel to Canistota on Monday.
Hanson (2-2): Morgan Huber scored 15 points and three steals, while Mekiah Campbell added eight points and 11 rebounds. Shelby Hernandez pulled down seven rebounds. Karlie Goergen dished out three assists. The Beavers travel to Parkston on Tuesday.
IW 12 20 37 51
H 9 22 34 42