Cross country team competes at St. Francis

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Submitted by Coach Rod Anderson

The Bennett County Cross Country team traveled to St. Francis on Tuesday, October 8, to compete against ten other teams.

Girls varsity ran a 4K and had 27 runners.

Taylor Byerly 18:35 4th

Kaitlyn DuBray 22:51 20th

Tegyn Kolb 26:18 27th

Girls junior varsity ran a 5K and had 11 runners.

Ayoluwa Kennedy 32:39 8th

Christina Plenty Wounds (inj.) 44:07 11th

Junior high…

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Warriors beat Thorpes with big defensive play

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By Tim Huether

The Bennett County Warriors football team ended their season on a positive note, edging Pine Ridge 8-6 last Friday in Pine Ridge. The winning score was set up by an outstanding defensive play by junior Sam Byrne, who intercepted a Thorpe pass, then pitched the ball as he was getting tackled, to teammate Mason Heath, who raced in for the lone Warrior touchdown to tie the game at 6.

The…

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Warrior defense solid in loss to Hot Springs

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By Tim Huether

Bennett County had some positives in a 21-0 loss in high school football play to Class 11A Hot Springs last Friday night, specifically the defensive effort by the Warriors.

Hot Springs jumped out to a 14-0 first quarter lead, but the Warrior defense played solid all game long. The last score by the Bison was a late touchdown. Two of the visitors’ scores came with a very short field,…

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Lady Warriors fall in quick three sets to Winner

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By Taylor Risse

The Bennett County Lady Warriors played well as a team on Thursday, October 3, in the make-up game against Winner but they were no match for the visiting Lady Warriors and senior Morgan Hammerbeck. Winner took home the 3-0 victory.

Winner took quick control of the first set, but big kills from Nicole Porch and Stefonna Salomon kept the home Warriors in the game. Consistent play…

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Cross Country 10-2-19

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Submitted by Coach Rod Anderson

The Bennett County Cross Country team traveled to Hot Springs on Tuesday, September 23, to compete against five other teams.

Girls varsity ran a 5K and had 23 runners.

Kaitlyn DuBray 28:46 12th

Girls junior varsity ran a 5K and had nine runners.

Eden Fanning 29:28 4th

Ayoluwa Kennedy 31:06 5th

Junior high girls ran a 3K and had 39 runners.

Tegyn Kolb 13:06 26th

Tatyum…

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Lady Warriors secure victory over weak Jones County team

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By Taylor Risse

Bennett County Lady Warriors picked up their third win of the season and first win at home on Saturday, October 5, against a weak Jones County team. Big kills, awesome dives and good saves pushed the Lady Warriors to a 3-0 win over the Lady Coyotes.

In the first set the score stayed close, but big kills from Nicole Porch and senior Laska Ward edged out the Lady Coyotes, and helped…

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Cross Country competes in Custer/ Lyman

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Submitted by Coach Rod Anderson

The Bennett County cross country team traveled to Custer on September 19, to compete against 12 other teams.

Girls junior varsity ran a 4K and had 38 runners.

Eden Fanning 23:31 21st

Ayoluwa Kennedy 26:14 28th

Christina Plenty Wounds 28:01 33rd

Girls junior high ran a 3K and had 148 runners.

Tatyum Banks 16:37 67th

Outstanding female runner was Eden Fanning.

Boys…

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Warriors shut out by Wildcats in Custer

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By Tim Huether

The Custer Wildcat football team defended their home turf well, taking a 41-0 win over Bennett County in high school football action last Friday. 

Bennett County will play their final game of the season Friday at Pine Ridge as the last game on the schedule, McLaughlin, has been cancelled because McLaughlin forfeited their season because of lack of players.

“In the game last…

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BCHS Football vs Gordon/Rushville

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By Tim Huether

Bennett County traveled to Gordon last Friday, and Saturday, to face the Mustangs in high school football action, falling 12-6 in overtime. Not only did the game go into overtime, but it went to a second day as lightning forced the game to be halted with just over six minutes to go in the first half on Friday night. 

On Friday, Warrior Freshman Mason Heath scored on a six yard…

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