Area basketball roundup: No. 4 Bridgewater-Emery takes down No. 1 Viborg-Hurley
VIBORG—Class B No. 4 Bridgewater-Emery outscored No. 1 Viborg-Hurley 15-9 in the fourth quarter to score a 62-45 win on Saturday in boys basketball action.
Bridgewater-Emery (16-4): Sawyer Schultz scored 28 points and hauled in 17 rebounds, while also dishing out four assists and making three steals. Carter Dye added 13 points and Jamin Arend had 11 points and six rebounds. The Huskies begin play in the Class 5B tournament on Feb. 25.
Viborg-Hurley (18-2): Chase Mason had 15 points, Brodee Sherman added 11 and Gradee Sherman pitched in 10. The Cougars play in the Class 5B tournament on Feb. 25.
BE 14 33 47 62
VH 10 23 36 45
Corsica-Stickney 62, Freeman Academy 47
YANKTON—Corsica-Stickney overcame a first half deficit to outscore Freeman Academy/Marion in the final three quarters to pick up a win in the Great Plains Classic.
Corsica-Stickney (12-5): Jaden Barse scored 15 points, while Jaylen Kemp added 14 and Trevor Burke chipped in 11. Brendan Wentland also had 12 points and 11 rebounds. The Jaguars host Parkston today in Stickney.
Freeman Academy/Marion (6-13): Quincy Blue and Gavin Pankratz had 15 points apiece in the loss. The Bearcats play Andes Central/Dakota Christian on Friday in New Holland.
FAM 14 25 39 47
CS 12 30 49 62
TDA 70, Alcester-Hudson 55
YANKTON—Tripp-Delmont/Armour put three players in double figures to move past Alcester-Hudson in the Great Plains Classic.
Tripp-Delmont/Armour (8-10): Micah Lau had 15 points and seven rebounds, while Kasan Abedi added 14 points and eight boards. Cade Gemar scored a game-high 16 points. The Nighthawks travel to Colome on Friday.
Alcester-Hudson (7-13): Eli Skoglund scored a game-high 20 points and grabbed eight rebounds and Jadon Micke had 18 points and seven rebounds in defeat. The Cubs play in the Region 5B tournament on Feb. 25.
TDA 22 38 59 70
AH 16 28 45 55
Colome 65, Gayville-Volin 49
YANKTON—Colome outscored Gayville-Volin 18-6 in the second to lead to a win in the Great Plains Classic.
Colome (15-4): Jackson Kinzer poured in a game-high 23 points, while adding five rebounds and four steals. Layton Thieman added 12 points, three blocks and three steals, while Beau Bertram and Wyatt Cahoy had 11 and 10 points, respectively. The Cowboys host Tripp-Delmont/Armour on Friday.
Gayville-Volin (11-8): Jacob Hirsch had 12 points and five steals and Tristan Gustad added 11 in the loss. The Raiders play in the Region 5B tournament on Feb. 25.
GV 10 16 30 49
C 18 36 55 65
Burke 62, Avon 32
YANKTON—After surrendering 15 points in the first quarter, Burke only allowed Avon to score 17 for the remainder of the game to pick up a win in the Great Plains Classic.
Burke (6-13): Tyson Mayer had 15 points, five rebounds and three steals. Jaden Frank added 14 points, while Ethan DeLong and Brock Karbo had 10 points apiece. The Cougars host Avon once again on Friday.
Avon (0-19): Logan Schuurmans had a game-high 22 points and six boards in the loss. The Pirates travel to Burke on Friday.
A 15 20 25 32
B 22 36 55 62
ACDC 70, Centerville 34
YANKTON—Andes Central/Dakota Christian raced out to a 40-17 lead on Centerville at halftime, leading to a win in the Great Plains Classic.
Andes Central/Dakota Christian (8-11): Daaron Tronvold dropped 30 points, while Cliff Johnson added 11 points and nine rebounds. Jaeson Garcia pitched in 13 points and five rebounds. The Thunder hosts Freeman Academy/Marion on Friday in New Holland.
Centerville (1-18): Hayden Ellis had seven points in defeat. The Tornadoes travel to Menno on Friday.
C 9 17 29 34
ACDC 20 40 55 70
Marty 61, Scotland 38
YANKTON—Marty scored 20 points in the third quarter to pull away from Scotland in the Great Plains Classic.
Marty (11-8): Toriano Bohannon had nine points and Michael Bernie added eight. The Braves play Crazy Horse on Thursday in Wanblee.
Scotland (2-18): Ty Mogck scored a game-high 18 points, while Triston Friederich added seven points and 10 rebounds. The Highlanders play in the Region 6B tournament on Feb. 25.
S 9 15 31 38
M 14 25 45 61
Flandreau 56, MCM 55
FLANDREAU—Flandreau put three players in double figures to sneak past McCook Central/Montrose on Saturday.
Flandreau (10-7): Freshman Tash Lunday scored a game-high 25 points and grabbed nine rebounds, while Connor LeBrun had 14 points and five rebounds and Nate Kneebone added 13 points and five boards. The Fliers travel to Baltic today.
McCook Central/Montrose (6-11): Isaac McCormick had 18 points and Koltan Lindstrom added 17 in defeat. The Fighting Cougars host Tri-Valley today in Salem.
Chamberlain 57, Platte-Geddes 56
CHAMBERLAIN—Chamberlain outscored Platte-Geddes 19-9 in the fourth quarter to come away with the win.
Chamberlain (9-9): Drayton Priebe scored a game-high 25 points, while Louie Running Horse and Kayshaume Thigh had 10 point apiece. The Cubs host Aberdeen Roncalli on Thursday.
Platte-Geddes (10-8): Kade Starr scored a team-high 21 points and Kelby VanDerWerff added 16 in the loss. The Black Panthers host Wagner on Tuesday in Platte.
PG 15 31 47 56
C 14 22 38 57
Flandreau 77, MCM 57
FLANDREAU—Hannah Parsley nearly came away with a triple-double in Flandreau's upset win over Class A No. 4 McCook Central/Montrose.
Flandreau (13-5): Parsley scored 30 points, grabbed 10 rebounds and handed out nine assists. Madie Hursey added 14 points and seven assists and Marianna Pavlis pitched in 11 points. The Fliers travel to Baltic today.
McCook Central/Montrose (16-3): Jacy Pulse had a team-high 17 points, Morgan Erikson pitched in 13 and Madison Koepsell added 10. The Fighting Cougars host Mount Vernon/Plankinton on Tuesday in Salem.
Chamberlain 57, Platte-Geddes 30
CHAMBERLAIN—Chamberlain gained a 17-6 advantage on Platte-Geddes to pull away for the girls basketball win on Saturday.
Chamberlain (8-10): Mady Handel had 21 points and 14 rebounds, while Hannah Anderson added 19 points and six boards. The Cubs host Stanley County on Tuesday.
Platte-Geddes (3-15): Sawyer Naasz had seven points in the loss. The Black Panthers play Wagner on Tuesday in Platte.
PG 10 16 18 30
C 10 27 39 57