SPOTLIGHT: Hanson Classic boys basketball special podcast | Jan. 18, 2023

A preview of the 2023 boys basketball Hanson Classic, set for Saturday, Jan. 21, at the Corn Palace. Also, a look back at the action from the girls Hanson Classic last weekend.

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A special edition of the Mitchell Republic Minute for Jan. 18, taking a look at the upcoming boys basketball Hanson Classic event, which features eight games at the Corn Palace on Saturday, Jan. 21. There is also a recap of the girls Hanson Classic games, which took place Jan. 14.

Sixteen teams will gather at the boys Hanson Classic on Saturday. Jan. 21 at the Corn Palace.

Regular episodes of the Mitchell Republic Minute are published on Tuesdays and Fridays.

The podcast can be found on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Libsyn, Facebook Podcasts (on the mobile app) and Amazon.

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Dierks covers prep and collegiate athletics across the Mitchell Republic's coverage region area, focusing on Mitchell High School football and boys basketball and area high school football, volleyball and basketball, as well as Dakota Wesleyan women's basketball. He was also the lead on the Mitchell Republic Gridiron Spotlight, producing video and providing live play-by-play for the traveling weekly prep football broadcast during its first season in the fall of 2021. Dierks is a Mitchell native who graduated from South Dakota State University with his bachelor's degree in journalism in May 2020. He joined the Mitchell Republic sports staff in August 2021. He can be reached at and found on Twitter at @LDierksy.
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