Kadoka junior high track meet results

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Jr. High Track meet was held in Kadoka on April 7.

Girls Shot

6th Grade

Bailey May 24’8” 2nd Place

Laney Fanning 21’10” 3rd Place

Angel Robinson 17’1/2” 6th Place

7th/8th Grade

Alexis Bair 25’9” 2nd Place

Katie McDonnell 20’2”4th Place

Rylee Rous 16’6.5” 5th Place

Disc

6th Grade

Bailey May 66’4” 1st Place

Laney Fanning 42’8” 4th Place

Angel Robinson 31’61/4” 6th Place

7th/8th Grade

Alexis Bair…

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Local Chess Club takes state championships

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The NLF Chess Club in Batesland, SD traveled to the capitol city to compete in the 2016 South Dakota State chess tournament held on Saturday April 9. This annual tournament is played to determine the state scholastic champion in each division from primary school through high school.

The team consisted of 6 participants. Tobijah Marks and Joanna Marks in the K-5 division.

Susanna Marks and Hannah…

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Bennett Co. Youth Wrestling Region Results

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2016 SDWCA Region 1 Tournament Results for Bennett County:

Tots 37 - Eli Vandermay placed 5th .

Quarterfinal - Eli Vandermay (Bennett County) won by fall over Cole Scott (Custer) (Fall 0:36)

Semifinal - Ezra Avalos (Belle Fourche) won by fall over Eli Vandermay (Bennett County) (Fall 2:10)

Cons. Semi - Dane Johnson (Westside Raider Wrestling) won by fall over Eli Vandermay (Bennett County) (Fall…

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First golf meet a success

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By Darin Indahl

The time has finally arrived! It’s time to dust off the clubs and hit the golf course. Golf is my favorite sport in the world. You don’t need a team to play it, there is no one to yell at you if you do something wrong, and you get to play outside. Yet, at times, the game can be the most frustrating and infuriating sport in the entire world. I can’t tell you what keeps me coming…

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Thorpes hit century mark, defeat Lady Warriors

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By Tim Huether

Pine Ridge used hot outside shooting and turned Lady Warrior turnovers into points to run away with a 103-38 win in the opening round of Region 7A girls high school basketball play  Feb. 23 in Pine Ridge. 

Pine Ridge would then host Winner and lose 50-47 in the second round. Winner played top seed Little Wound March 1, for the right to go to the State A tournament.

Bennett…

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Gregory and Winner track results

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Gregory Results

Girls 200 Meter Dash

5 Ireland, Rachel 29.5

Girls 800 Meter Run

5 Begeman, Jessica 3:06.2

Girls 4×400 Meter Relay

1 Bennett County 4:28.1 

Girls 4×800 Meter Relay

5 Bennett County 4:54.2

Girls Triple Jump

4 Link, Lainee  29-05.25

6 Begeman, Jessica 24-10.50 

Boys 400 Meter Dash

3 Dubray, Elliot 56.7

5 Allen, Tee 57.4

Boys 800 Meter Run

3 Dubray, Elliot 2:14.3

Boys…

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James Nelson takes sixth at State Wrestling Tournament

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James Nelson was the lone Bennett County High School wrestler to make the medal stand at the South Dakota State B Wrestling Tournament Friday and Saturday in Rapid City, taking sixth place at 220 pounds.

Four other wrestler competed, but did not place.

At 170 pounds, Senior Chandler Bakley finished the year with an impressive 43-8 record, but he lost two close matches and fell short of placing.…

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Baseball and softball signups

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Signups are underway for summer youth baseball and softball. Youth from 4-19 may participate.

Money and forms are due back by Monday, April 8 with a cost of $35 per player or a discount of 3 for $100 for immediate family members. 

For baseball, there is Tee Ball for 4-6 year old boys and girls; Coach Pitch for boys 7-9; Cal Ripken for boys 10-12; Legion for boys 13-19.

For softball for girls,…

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Boys Region 7A basketball tournament starts Monday

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