Area high school basketball roundup: Rustlers run past WiLdKats

ETHAN--A strong shooting night for the Ethan Rustlers girls basketball team paced the No. 3 team in Class B to victory over Kimball/White Lake 58-17 on Friday in Ethan.

ETHAN-A strong shooting night for the Ethan Rustlers girls basketball team paced the No. 3 team in Class B to victory over Kimball/White Lake 58-17 on Friday in Ethan.

Ellie Hohn had 17 points to lead Ethan. Karly Gustafson had 13 points and Kacie Bartscher had 10 points and five assists. Janae Gustafson led Ethan with six rebounds, as the Rustlers outrebounded the WiLdKats 16 to 13.

Nikki Reuland had five points and five rebounds to lead KWL. Kimball/White Lake made 4-of-14 field goal attempts, was 6-of-9 on free throws and had 21 turnovers.

Ethan was 19-of-31 shooting from the field and was 8-of-16 on free throws.

Ethan (12-3) plays Canistota in Ethan Monday in a makeup game. KWL (7-9) plays Lyman on Tuesday in Kimball.


KWL 5 8 8 17

E 13 34 52 58

Parkston 54, Gregory 37

PARKSTON-The Parkston girls basketball team picked up a 54-37 win over Gregory on Friday in Parkston.

Paige Semmler led the Trojans with 13 points and eight rebounds, while Kaliee Schnabel and Keelan Bialas each added 11 points. The Trojans went 22-of-49 from the field and 5-of-14 from the free throw line in the win.

Emma Schweigert had 12 points and four rebounds for Gregory. The Gorillas went 13-of-33 from the field and committed 13 turnovers in the loss.

Parkston (4-11) plays Scotland on Tuesday in Scotland. Gregory (1-14) plays White River on Tuesday in Gregory.

G 17 21 26 37


P 11 23 39 54

Gayville-Volin 47, Bridgewater-Emery 30

EMERY-A strong first quarter propelled Gayville-Volin over Bridgewater-Emery 47-30 on Friday in Emery.

Hannah Harberts had eight points to lead the Huskies, while Abbi Arend chipped in seven points. Bridgewater-Emery shot 14-of-35 from the floor and 4-of-8 from the free throw line.

Genevieve Clark had 17 points, five assists and four steals to lead Gayville-Volin, which shot 17-of-53 from the floor and 10-of-19 from the free throw line.

Gayville-Volin (12-2) plays Freeman Academy on Tuesday in Freeman, while Bridgewater-Emery (4-13) faces Viborg-Hurley on Monday in Viborg.

GV 21 25 34 47

BE 8 17 25 30


Howard 55, Canistota 40

HOWARD-The Howard Tigers outrebounded the Canistota Hawks 38-25 en route to a 55-40 victory on Friday in Howard.

Bailey Rudebusch led the Tigers offensively, shooting 12-of-20 from the floor for 25 points and recording seven rebounds. Josie Erickson chipped in with nine points for Howard, which shot 24-of-53 from the floor and 7-of-13 from the free throw line.

Kalli Ortman led Canistota with 15 points, while Jordan Engbrecht added 12. The Hawks were 14-of-41 from the floor and 8-of-14 from the free throw line

Howard (9-7) takes on Menno today in Menno, while Canistota (6-8) faces Ethan on Tuesday in Ethan.

C 10 21 27 40

H 17 27 36 55

Viborg-Hurley 60, Freeman Academy 48

FREEMAN-Abby Hora scored 34 points to lead Viborg-Hurley past Freeman Academy 60-48 in a high school girls basketball game on Friday in Freeman.

Hora added 12 rebounds for a double-double, while Duana Lee added 17 points for Viborg-Hurley.

Bethany Wollman and Darsie Eslinger each scored 10 points to lead the Bobcats. Freeman Academy had 14 turnovers in the loss and were outrebounded 42-25.

Freeman Academy (5-9) plays Gayville-Volin on Tuesday in Freeman. Viborg-Hurley (12-2) plays Bridgewater-Emery on Monday in Viborg.

VH 26 35 52 60

FA 9 17 31 48

Tripp-Delmont/Armour 59, Marty 15

MARTY-The Tripp-Delmont/Armour girls basketball team defeated Marty 59-15 on Friday in Marty. No stats were available.

TDA (8-6) takes on Freeman today in Armour, while Marty (4-10) faces White River today in Marty.

Boys basketball

Bon Homme 63, Avon 42

AVON-Chase Kortan poured in 26 points as Bon Homme took down Avon 63-42 on Friday in Avon.

Bryce Scieszinski added 22 points for the Cavaliers, which recorded 36 rebounds and 14 assists.

Brady Cameron notched a double-double for Avon with 13 points and 12 rebounds, while Dylan Raysby chipped in 13 points in the loss. The Pirates grabbed 34 rebounds and dished out eight assists.

Bon Homme (6-8) takes on Burke/South Central on Tuesday in Bonesteel, while Avon (1-12) faces Marty today in Marty.

BH 15 35 52 63

A 16 24 39 42

Garretson 64, McCook Central/Montrose 59

GARRETSON-A 30-point game from Garretson's Cole Fiegen pushed the Blue Dragons past McCook Central/Montrose in boys basketball action on Friday night 64-59.

Fiegen made it a double-double with 13 rebounds and also added four assists. Shay Gibson had 15 points, seven rebounds and seven assists for Garretson.

MCM had three players in double figures, led by 18 points from Jesse Muth and 17 points and three assists from Kylar Hansen. Collin Cleveland had 15 points and Noah Edward had 13 rebounds for the Fighting Cougars.

No quarter scores were available.

Garretson (7-8) crosses the border today to play at Hills-Beaver Creek (Minn.), while MCM (5-9) will host Wagner today in Salem.

Colome 67, Andes Central/Dakota Christian 53

NEW HOLLAND-A 23-point game from Reed Harter lifted Colome over Andes Central/Dakota Christian 67-53 on Friday in New Holland.

Also contributing to the win was Holden Thieman with 13 points and 12 rebounds, Jackson Kinzer with 14 points and Kelly O'Bryan with 12 points. The Cowboys shot 24-of-52 from the floor and 18-of-28 from the free throw line.

JB Brugier led AC/DC with 21 points, while Zach DeLange added 12. The Thunder shot 23-of-52 from the floor and 3-of-9 from the free throw line.

Colome (9-4) takes on Herrald-Shelby today at the Highmore Classic in Highmore, while AC/DC (4-9) faces Wessington Springs on Monday in New Holland.

C 17 37 47 67

ACDC 11 26 39 53

Bridgewater-Emery 70, Gayville-Volin 44

EMERY-Sawyer Schultz had 24 points, seven rebounds and eight steals to lead Bridgewater-Emery over Gayville-Volin 70-44 on Friday in Emery.

Sam Arend chipped in with 12 points in the win, while Jamin Arend added 12 points.

The Huskies shot 29-of-54 from the floor and 9-of-11 from the free throw line.

Brook VanOsdel led Gayville-Volin with 17 points, while the Raiders were 16-of-42 from the floor and 7-of-14 from the free throw line.

Bridgewater-Emery (11-4) takes on Parker on Tuesday in Parker, while Gayville-Volin (6-8) faces Freeman Academy on Tuesday in Freeman.

GV 11 26 34 44

BE 21 38 60 70

Ethan 67, Kimball/White Lake 43

ETHAN-Camden Myers' all-around effort paced Ethan over Kimball/White Lake 67-43 on Friday in Ethan.

Myers finished with 17 points, 14 rebounds and seven blocks while Brady Hawkins led the Rustlers with 21 points. Other players finishing in double figures for Ethan was Derek Storm with 13 points and Rylee Riggs with 10 points. Ethan was 11-of-12 from the free throw line and 25-of-45 from the floor.

Kory Peters led KWL with 13 points, while Seth Kirsch had 11 and Josh Taylor added 10.

The WiLdKats were 4-of-6 from the free throw line and 15-of-34 from the floor.

Ethan (10-7) takes on Mount Vernon/Plankinton on Thursday in Plankinton, while KWL (4-9) faces Lyman on Tuesday in Kimball.

KWL 9 31 39 43

E 19 30 49 67

Freeman 67, Howard 49

FREEMAN-The Freeman Flyers picked up their fourth win of the season after beating Howard 67-49 in high school boys basketball action on Friday in Freeman.

Braxton Schmidt led Freeman with 18 points, while Greg Engbrecht chipped in 10 points. The Flyers 26-of-61 from the field for 41 percent shooting.

Howard's Tate Schwader scored 24 points and pulled down 14 rebounds for a double-double. The Tigers went 19-of-46 from the field for 41 percent shooting and committed 20 turnovers in the loss.

Freeman (4-9) plays today against Tripp-Delmont/Armour. Howard (0-12) plays Mennon today in Howard.

H 7 14 28 49

F 16 36 48 67

Viborg-Hurley 57, Freeman Academy 51

FREEMAN-Jeffrey Graber had 14 points and five assists, but it wasn't enough for Freeman Academy as it fell 57-51 on Friday in Freeman.

Thaniel Schroeder chipped in 13 points and Ryan Haggerty added 12 for Freeman Academy in the loss. The Bobcats were 17-of-54 from the floor and 9-of-14 from the free throw line.

Connor Paetow led Viborg-Hurley with 14 points, while the Cougars shot 20-of-50 from the floor and 14-of-32 from the free throw line.

Viborg-Hurley (2-12) takes on Estelline today in Sioux Falls, while Freeman Academy (2-13) faces Gayville-Volin on Tuesday in Freeman.

VH 6 26 39 57

F 7 17 29 51

Parkston 56, Gregory 54 (OT)

PARKSTON-Parkston outlasted Gregory 56-54 in a high school boys basketball game on Friday in Parkston.

Dillan Thuringer scored 29 points and pulled down 10 rebounds for a double-double, while Jake DeLange added 18 points. Parkston went 23-of-46 from the field for 50 percent shooting.

For Gregory, Jayd VanderWerff scored 20 points and Robert Vomacka and Sean Kafka each chipped in nine points. The Gorillas went 16-of-32 for 50 percent.

Parkston (10-5) plays Scotland on Tuesday in Scotland. Gregory (8-5) plays Hanson today in Sioux Falls.

G 12 24 40 50 54

P 9 20 37 50 56

Statewide prep scores


Aberdeen Christian 63, Great Plains Lutheran 45

Aberdeen Roncalli 77, Webster 54

Belle Fourche 62, Douglas 54

Bridgewater-Emery 70, Gayville-Volin 44

Britton-Hecla 50, Deuel 42

Crazy Horse 81, Wakpala 29

Custer 48, Hot Springs 44

Dell Rapids 71, Tri-Valley 60

Ethan 67, Kimball/White Lake 43

Faulkton 64, Edmunds Central 30

Florence/Henry 55, Rosholt 54

Freeman 67, Howard 49

Garretson 64, McCook Central/Montrose 59

Groton Area 54, Hamlin 52

Huron 64, Spearfish 59

Irene-Wakonda 79, Baltic 46

Lennox 68, Pipestone, Minn. 62

Little Wound 70, McLaughlin 40

Mobridge-Pollock 72, Ipswich 31

Parkston 56, Gregory 54, OT

Pierre 64, Mitchell 51

Potter County 58, Sunshine Bible Academy 15

Rapid City Central 59, Rapid City Stevens 54

Sioux Falls Christian 77, Canton 40

Sioux Falls Roosevelt 60, St. Thomas More 41

St. Thomas More 57, Chadron, Neb. 40

Viborg-Hurley 57, Freeman Academy 51

Waverly-South Shore 53, Waubay/Summit 22

White River 88, Bennett County 42

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Consolation Semifinal

Dupree 56, Tiospaye Topa 53

Lemmon 80, McIntosh 53


Faith 61, Bison 22

Harding County 63, Timber Lake 50


Arlington 48, Colman-Egan 33

Custer 48, Hot Springs 33

Dell Rapids 49, Tri-Valley 39

DeSmet 53, Deubrook 45

Elkton-Lake Benton 52, Dell Rapids St. Mary 37

Ethan 58, Kimball/White Lake 17

Great Plains Lutheran 50, Aberdeen Christian 10

Hills-Beaver Creek, Minn. 55, Garretson 38

Ipswich 47, Mobridge-Pollock 36

Irene-Wakonda 53, Baltic 37

Lake Preston 58, Oldham-Ramona/Rutland 22

Little Wound 76, McLaughlin 60

Parker 69, Centerville 61

Parkston 54, Gregory 37

Pierre 50, Mitchell 43

Pine Ridge 83, St. Francis Indian 53

Potter County 46, Sunshine Bible Academy 26

Redfield/Doland 46, Clark/Willow Lake 37

Sioux Falls Christian 50, Canton 32

Sioux Falls Washington 50, Sioux Falls O'Gorman 41

Sioux Valley 68, Flandreau 51

Sisseton 44, Milbank Area 37

Spearfish 51, Huron 48

St. Thomas More 61, Chadron, Neb. 36

Viborg-Hurley 60, Freeman Academy 48

Wakpala 74, Crazy Horse 28

Wall 71, Kadoka Area 31

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