Ethan (17-3): Ava Lingemann scored a game-high 19 points, while Cameryn Logan finished with 15 points and Hannah Bartscher scored 14 points. The Rustlers play in the Region 4B tournament on Monday.
Tripp-Delmont/Armour (12-8): Megan Reiner finished with 14 points and Ashlee Gerber tossed in nine points. Hannah Stremick had six steals, five points and four rebounds. The Nighthawks play in the Region 6B tournament on Monday.
TDA 15 22 28 36
E 10 27 46 61
VIBORG — Howard’s fourth-quarter helped it upset Class B No. 5 Viborg-Hurley on Thursday in girls basketball action.
Howard (12-7): Kenedy Koepsell scored a team-high 17 points for the Tigers. Kate Connor and Canyon Kidd added 14 and 12 points, respectively. The Tigers host Warner on Friday.
Viborg-Hurley (15-4): Sydney Voss paced the Cougars with 25 points and four rebounds. Nevaeh Ronke chipped in nine points. Coral Mason grabbed eight rebounds. The Cougars play in the Region 5B tournament on Monday.
H 15 31 41 65
VH 6 24 44 55
PARKSTON — Parkston had a pair of double-digit scorers in a girls basketball win over Mount Vernon/Plankinton on Thursday.
Parkston (14-6): Emma Yost recorded a 14-point, 13-rebound double-double. Allison Ziebart added 24 points, six rebounds and three assists for the Trojans. Faith Oakley chipped in nine points and 10 boards. The Trojans play in the Region 5A tournament.
Mount Vernon/Plankinton (13-7): Emilee Fox finished with 11 points and four rebounds. Maria Baker added 10 points and eight boards. Hallie Schmidt recorded six points and four rebounds. The Titans play in the Region 5A tournament.
MVP 9 19 30 42
P 17 28 45 54
KIMBALL — Andes Central/Dakota Christian’s strong defensive effort guided it past Kimball/White Lake on Thursday.
Andes Central/Dakota Christian (14-5): Josie Brouwer scored a team-high 24 points. Mackenzie Muckey added nine points and nine steals for the Thunder. Allison Muckey added 12 points. Lexie VanderPol pulled down nine rebounds in the win. The Thunder travel to Marty on Friday.
Kimball/White Lake (12-8): Kennedy Leiferman posted 18 points, eight rebounds, four assists and three steals. Dani Deffenbaugh pulled down five rebounds. The WiLdKats play in the Region 6B tournament on Monday.
CANISTOTA — Scotland used a strong start to top Canistota in girls basketball action on Thursday.
Scotland (15-5): Delanie VanDriel finished with 17 points and two steals. Makayla Friederich added nine points and eight boards for the Highlanders. Grace Fryda chipped in seven points, five rebounds and two steals. The Highlanders play in the Region 5B tournament on Monday.
Canistota (5-14): Alexia Tieszen finished with 11 points, six rebounds and two steals. Natalie Becker and Kayla Papendick each scored eight points, while Papendick added seven steals. The Hawks travel to De Smet on Friday.
S 13 19 31 45
C 2 11 22 32
ALEXANDRIA — Hanson held off Chamberlain for a girls basketball win on Thursday.
Hanson (16-3): Mekiah Campbell finished with an 18-point, 10-rebound double-double. Annalyse Weber scored 17 points to go with six steals and six assists. Shelby Hernandez added 10 points and Karlie Goergen grabbed six boards. The Beavers play in the Region 4B tournament on Monday.
Chamberlain (10-10): Mya Knippling finished with 14 points and eight rebounds for the Cubs. Emma Powers chipped in 12 points and five steals. Kinsey Evans scored 11 points. The Cubs play in the Region 6A tournament.
C 5 22 29 50
H 14 25 41 55
BURKE — Burke picked up its 10th girls basketball win of the season on Thursday with a win over Gregory.
Burke (10-9): Sally Hakin poured in 28 points for the Cougars. Adisyn Indahl added 11 points and Bridget Bartling scored nine points. Bobbi Jo Wischmann recorded 11 rebounds and six assists. The Cougars play Alcester-Hudson on Friday in Alcester.
Gregory (3-17): Jessy Jo VanDerWerff paced the Gorillas with 27 points. Brooklyn Kenzy added 17 points. The Gorillas play in the Region 6B tournament on Monday.
G 9 25 35 50
B 12 27 42 62
EMERY — Bridgewater-Emery cruised to a girls basketball win on Thursday over De Smet.
Bridgewater-Emery (12-8): Julia Weber posted 22 points, six rebounds, five assists and five steals for the Huskies. Kerrigan Schultz chipped in 12 points and eight rebounds in the win. Casey Meyer scored 11 points. The Huskies play in the Region 5B tournament on Monday.
De Smet (9-10): Kennadi Buchholz scored 21 points and added four steals. Emma Albrecht added 10 points. Mackenzie Zell and Camryn Schmidt each grabbed eight rebounds. The Bulldogs host Canistota on Friday.
DS 9 15 33 47
BE 17 31 43 63
CHESTER — McCook Central/Montrose cruised past Chester Area to notch a girls basketball victory on Thursday.
McCook Central/Montrose (14-5): Ashtyn Wobig paced MCM with 20 points and five steals. Madisen Koepsell chipped in 15 points. The Fighting Cougars play Sioux Valley on Friday in Montrose.
Chester Area (3-17): Emmerson Eppard recorded seven points and six assists. Emery Larson finished with five points and four rebounds. The Flyers play in the Region 4B tournament on Monday.
MVM 25 42 60 72
CA 9 15 20 25
COLOME — Colome had a trio of double-digit scorers in a win over Marty on Thursday.
Colome (7-12): Saydee Heath finished with a 17-point, 16-rebound double-double. Makayla Shippy scored 16 points for the Cowgirls. Baylie Hoffine added six boards in the win. The Cowgirls host Kadoka Area on Saturday.
Marty (5-5): Hawk Bair scored 13 points. The Braves host Andes Central/Dakota Christian on Friday.
M 9 17 33 52
C 16 34 47 63
PRESHO — Jones County knocked off Lyman for a girls basketball win on Thursday.
Jones County (13-6): Jadyn Jensen poured in 21 points to go with 10 rebounds and three steals in the win. Mallory Valburg added 15 points, 15 rebounds and five assists. Emma Hunt chipped in 11 points, five boards and four assists. The Coyotes travel to Bennett County on Friday.
Lyman (2-17): Skyler Volmer finished with 20 points and five assists. Makaylee Scott added 11 points, while Tanna Wells chipped in six rebounds. The Raiders play Kadoka Area on Friday in Presho.
JC 17 35 49 61
L 13 20 30 39
CORSICA — Corsica-Stickney knocked off Hanson for a boys basketball win on Thursday.
Corsica-Stickney (12-5): Jaylen Kemp scored a game-high 24 points for the Jaguars. Brendan Wentland added 17 points and 14 rebounds, while Trever Burke dished out six assists in the win. The Jaguars play Burke on Saturday in Gayville.
Hanson (14-5): Noah Price finished with 20 points and five rebounds. Riley Ferry posted 12 points, nine boards and five assists. Ethan Cheeseman and Luke Haiar scored 15 and 11 points, respectively. The Beavers play Colman-Egan on Monday in Colman.
H 14 28 43 58
CS 22 33 49 68
VIBORG — Sam Aslesen and Tisyn Spader scored 21 points apiece as No. 3 Howard pulled away from No. 2 Viborg-Hurley for a boys basketball victory on Thursday.
Howard (17-2): Samuel Callies added seven points. The Tigers host Canistota on Saturday.
Viborg-Hurley (14-4): Gradee Sherman finished with 16 points and 10 rebounds. Hayden Gilbert posted 15 points, eight rebounds and four assists. Carter Gust posted eight points. The Cougars play Madison on Feb. 26 in Hurley.
H 13 28 42 63
VH 12 29 39 42
WAGNER — Four players scored in double figures to pace Burke to a boys basketball win over Wagner on Thursday.
Burke (13-3): Bryce Frank paced the Cougars with 22 points and four 3-pointers. Ben Witt tossed in 20 points and four 3-pointers. Nick Nelson finished with 13 points and four rebounds. Brogan Glover added 10 points. Johnny Rozeboom logged six points and six rebounds. The Cougars play Alcester-Hudson on Friday in Alcester.
Wagner (9-9): Nolan Carda poured in a game-high 25 points and added four rebounds. Dustin Honomichl scored 16 points and four assists. Alex Cournoyer recorded eight points and nine boards. The Red Raiders play Platte-Geddes on Friday in Platte.
B 12 32 53 71
W 12 27 47 58
PARKSTON — Mount Vernon/Plankinton had four players score in double figures in a win over Parkston on Thursday in boys basketball play.
Mount Vernon/Plankinton (6-13): Kolby Kayser paced the Titans with a game-high 22 points, as he drained six 3-pointers. Reed Rus added a 12-point, 13-rebound double-double, while Nathan Hohn chipped in 12 points and nine boards in the win. Rylee Deinert scored 10 points. The Titans play McCook Central/Montrose on Monday in Salem.
Parkston (8-11): Will Jodozi finished with 12 points and 11 rebounds. Cole Prunty and Kaleb Weber each scored seven points. The Trojans play Corsica-Stickney on Monday in Corsica.
MVP 21 45 59 75
P 12 27 38 54
SALEM — West Central used a second-half surge to get past McCook Central/Montrose on Thursday in boys basketball action.
West Central (11-6): Grafton Stroup paced the Trojans with 15 points off the bench. Hunter Hagerty added 13 points, while Wilson Droge scored eight points. Derek Eidsness finished with nine points and six rebounds. The Trojans play Chamberlain on Friday in Hartford.
McCook Central/Montrose (6-12): Gavin Gordon scored 15 points. Kyle DeBoer added 10 points and seven rebounds. The Fighting Cougars play Mount Vernon/Plankinton on Monday in Salem.
WC 13 25 40 61
MCM 16 30 39 43
COLOME — Marty picked up a 10-point boys basketball win over Colome on Thursday.
Marty (5-6): Israel Defender scored 20 points. Lawrence Rouse chipped in 11 points. The Braves play Alcester-Hudson on Saturday in Gayville.
Colome (3-14): Joseph Laprath posted 27 points, three assists and five steals for the Cowboys. Rhet Bertram added 15 points and 11 rebounds. Michael Supik scored seven points and Nathaniel Hansen grabbed nine boards. The Cowboys play Avon on Saturday in Gayville.
M 23 35 46 62
C 11 21 42 58