Area basketball roundup: Hanson boys advance in Region 4B tourney
ALEXANDRIA—Three players scored in double figures as Hanson pulled away from Howard 69-45 in the Region 4B boys basketball tournament on Tuesday. The Beavers play Sanborn Central/Woonsocket at 5 p.m. Friday at the Corn Palace.
Hanson (17-4): Riley Ferry paced the Beavers with 17 points and nine rebounds. Hayden Bahmuller added 15 points and Reggie Slaba put in 12 points.
Howard: Colton Spader scored nine points and Tisyn Spader added eight points. Howard finishes the season 7-15.
HOW 11 21 36 45
HAN 17 35 51 69
SCW 56, Elkton-Lake Benton 45
FORESTBURG—Noah Dickson recorded a double-double to pace Sanborn Central/Woonsocket to a Region 4B boys basketball victory over Elkton-Lake Benton on Tuesday. The Blackhawks will play Hanson at 5 p.m. Friday at the Corn Palace.
Sanborn Central/Woonsocket (13-8): Dickson scored 27 points and hauled in 16 rebounds. Trey Ulmer finished with 13 points and Tater Moody grabbed 10 rebounds.
Elkton-Lake Benton: Marcus Harming finished with 13 points. The Elks finish the season 11-10.
ELB 14 23 30 45
SCW 14 28 40 56
Bon Homme 60, Wagner 56
TYNDALL—A balanced scoring attack lifted Bon Homme past Wagner in Region 5A boys basketball action on Tuesday. The Cavaliers host Platte-Geddes on Friday in Tyndall.
Bon Homme (14-7): Josh Schmidt led the Cavaliers with 18 points and five rebounds. Nate Scieszinski added 14 pints, while Joey Slama registered 10 points, 11 rebounds and eight assists. Christian Uecker finished with nine points.
Wagner: Marcus Zephier finished with 16 points, while Dustin Honomichl added 12 points and seven rebounds. Jaden Peters scored 10 points. Wagner finishes the season 6-15.
W 13 31 42 56
BH 13 25 46 60
Parkston 55, MCM 50
TYNDALL—Parkston had three players score in double figures as it earned a Region 5A boys basketball win over McCook Central/Montrose on Tuesday. The Trojans play at Parker on Friday in the Region 5A semifinals.
Parkston (9-12): Nate Doering paced the Trojans with 17 points and 13 rebounds. Nathan Boettcher and Braden Bruening added 14 and 13 points, respectively. Bruening also pulled down six rebounds in the win.
McCook Central/Montrose: Koltan Lindstrom scored a team-high 16 points for the Fighting Cougars. Rylee Klinkhammer and Isaac McCormick both scored 11 points, while Klinkhammer also grabbed seven rebounds. The Fighting Cougars finish the season 9-12.
P 8 24 36 55
MCM 10 16 33 50
Platte-Geddes 51, MVP 46
PLATTE—Platte-Geddes held off Mount Vernon/Plankinton in Region 5A boys basketball play on Tuesday. The Black Panthers play Bon Homme on Friday in Tyndall.
Platte-Geddes (13-8): Kade Starr finished with 14 points and five assists. Hayden Stluka tossed in 12 points. Caden Foxley added 10 points and eight rebounds. Kelby VanDerWerff recorded seven points and eight boards.
Mount Vernon/Plankinton: Kolby Kayser finished with 12 points, while Rylee Deinert tossed in 10 points. Brady Anderson and Weston Tobin both scored eight points apiece. The Titans finish the season 6-15.
MVP 13 25 39 46
PG 13 22 38 51
Chamberlain 69, McLaughlin 57
CHAMBERLAIN—Chamberlain used three double-digit scorers to top Mclaughlin in Region 6A boys basketball play on Tuesday. The Cubs host Mobridge-Pollock on Friday
Chamberlain (10-10): Cameron Caldwell finished with 26 points and five rebounds for the Cubs. Louie Running Horse added 18 points and six boards, while Drayton Priebe scored 14 in the win.
McLaughlin: Lex Farrell scored a game-high 32 points. Elias Sims added 11. McLaughlin finishes the season 3-15.
M 12 36 50 57
C 19 39 54 69
Winner 74, St. Francis Indian 55
WINNER—Winner made seven 3-pointers as it topped St. Francis Indiana in a Region 7A boys basketball game on Tuesday. The Warriors play Red Cloud on Friday.
Winner (15-5): Brady Fritz led the Warriors with 25 points, while Brandon Volmer had a 13-point, 12-rebound double-double. Philip Jorgensen recorded 11 points and seven rebounds in the win. Joren Bruun and Shea Connot both scored 10 points.
St. Francis Indian: Caylen Clairmont scored 13 points and grabbed six rebounds for the Warriors. Devin Spotted War Bonnet and Chris Long both chipped in 10 points. The Warriors finish the season 7-13.
SFI 14 32 47 55
W 13 37 57 74
Bridgewater-Emery 68, FAM 43
EMERY—Bridgewater-Emery cruised past Freeman Academy/Marion in Region 5B boys basketball play on Tuesday. The Huskies play Irene-Wakonda on Friday in Emery.
Bridgewater-Emery (17-4): Sawyer Schultz scored a team-high 20 points for the Huskies, while Chase Arend added 15 and Carter Dye scored 13. Jamin Arend scored 12, while Dye also recorded 12 rebounds in the win.
Freeman Academy/Marion: Gavin Pankratz flirted with a double-double, recording eight points and nine rebounds. Thaniel Schroeder scored a team-high 16 points. The Bearcats finish the season 7-15.
FAM 11 24 39 43
BE 25 35 53 68
Canistota 77, Freeman 39
CANISTOTA—Chase Merrill's 25 points powered Canistota past Freeman in Region 5B boys basketball play. The Hawks play at Viborg-Hurley on Friday.
Canistota (14-6): Merrill also grabbed five rebounds for the Hawks. Tyce Ortman recorded 16 points, five rebounds and five assists. Isiah Robertson added 12 points and Jared Tieszen finished with 11 in the win.
Freeman: Braxton Schmidt finished with 13 points and six rebounds for the Flyers. Bailey Sage had a double-double of 14 points and 13 boards. The Flyers finish the season 7-13.
C 16 32 52 77
F 8 13 28 39
Colome 59, Burke 50
COLOME—Layton Thieman and Jackson Kinzer combined for 43 points to push Colome past Burke in Region 6B boys basketball action on Tuesday. The Cowboys now play Marty on Friday in Wagner.
Colome (16-4): Thieman finished with 23 points and 11 rebounds. Kinzer added 20 points and seven boards. Calvin Ringing Shield tossed nine points.
Burke: Bryce Frank led the Cougars with 15 points and Tyson Mayer scored 12 points. Burke finishes the season 8-14.
B 4 12 34 50
C 21 32 43 59
KWL 63, Gregory 26
KIMBALL—A pair of WiLdKats recorded double-doubles to power Kimball/White Lake past Gregory in Region 6B boys basketball action on Monday. The WiLdKats play Corsica-Stickney on Friday in Wagner.
Kimball/White Lake (17-4): Justin Becker finished with 17 points and 13 rebounds, while Kordel Kiehn added 10 points and 10 rebounds. Javen Holan scored a team-high 21 points and dished out seven assists for the WiLdKats. Carter Fredericksen recorded 10 assists in the win.
Gregory: Coy Determan finished with 13 points and four rebounds for the Gorillas. Tommy Determan added seven points and seven boards. The Gorillas finish the season 6-16.
G 7 16 21 26
KWL 20 30 48 63
Corsica-Stickney 76, TDA 56
CORSICA—Corsica-Stickney earned a 20-point boys basketball win on Tuesday in Region 6B tournament play. The Jaguars play Kimball/White Lake on Friday in Wagner.
Corsica-Stickney (14-5): Brendan Wentland finished with a team-high 21 points to go along with seven rebounds. Trever Burke added 14 points and eight boards for the Jaguars. Jaylen Kemp added 17 points in the win.
Tripp-Delmont/Armour: Micah Lau poured in a game-high 25 points and added seven rebounds. Kasan Abedi scored 13 points. The Nighthawks finish the season 8-11.
TDA 11 24 39 56
CS 16 42 62 76