Lady Warriors save best for last, still fall to outstanding Thorpe team

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By Coach Cindy Knecht

District 14A Volleyball kicked off Tuesday, October 30, in Martin as the number two seed Warriors toppled the third seeded Little Wound Mustangs 25-16, 25-14, 25-8 in semi-final competition. 

Bennett County’s game plan was to be dominant but conserve energy for the championship. Last year, I think we overlooked Little Wound and ended up going five sets. We were pretty…

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Warriors football season ends in round one

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By Tim Huether

The Bennett County High School football team ended their season Oct. 23 in round one of the playoffs with a hard fought 28-20 loss to Custer.

Custer advanced to face top rated Winner Oct. 30, in Winner in the second round of 11B football playoffs.

Custer put points on the board first with a 17 yard touchdown run by Kenneth Myers and the kick after made it 7-0 with 1:13 to play in…

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Lady Warriors topple Red Cloud

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Autumn Kamerzell in action

The Bennett County Ladies hosted Red Cloud Tuesday, October 2, for volleyball action.
The C Team played an exciting match, winning the first set 25-18, losing the second set 11-25, and coming back from a 2-10 slip-up to narrowly lose the third set 13-15.
Lizzy was 1/1 setting, 2/2 serving, 6/6 hitting and had 3 digs. Mel was 1/2 setting and 5/6 hitting with 3 kills. Kimberlee was 1/1 serving, 3/3…

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Lady Warriors fall in volleyball season finale

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By Cindy Knecht

The Lady Warriors celebrated Parent’s Night Thursday, October 25, as the Lady Eagles of Wall came to town for volleyball. It was a nail-biting night in both matches. The Junior Varsity lost 23-25, 20-25.

Shiann was 1/2 setting and 1/2 hitting with one kill. Lizzy was 1/1 serving and had one dig. Cortne was 1/1 setting, 2/3 serving with one ace, 5/5 receiving and had 2 digs. Mel was…

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Jr. High volleyball teams take second in B.C. Tournament

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Rachael Ireland goes for a dig

The Jr. High Volleyball teams hosted the Bennett County Invitational Tournament Oct. 6 in Martin.
In the 7th grade pool play, Bennett County captured 2nd in the pool. These girls played their hearts out all day, playing with only five girls on the court for many of their sets.
Bennett County defeated Todd County 17-25, 25-19, and 15-9
Bennett County lost to Philip 16-25 and 25-20 and 10-15
Bennett…

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Warriors playoff run starts Tuesday

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By Tim Huether

Bennett County secured a third seed in the 11A football playoffs by blowing by Little Wound 50-0 Oct. 18, with winds gusting around 45 miles an hour in Kyle.

The wind took the sails out of both team’s passing attack, but the Warriors pounded the ball on the ground and forced the Mustangs into several turnovers on their way to the win in the regular season finale for both teams.

The…

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Falcons use big plays to edge Warriors, 20-13

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By Tim Huether

The Todd County Falcons used two big second half plays to rally from a 7-6 halftime deficit, to take a 20-13, hard fought win over the visiting Bennett County Warriors Friday night in high school football action.

In a good balanced first half, both teams put points on the board, but Bennett County’s Wade Porch kicked the point after for the difference as the Warriors led 7-6 at the…

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Warriors pounded by St. Thomas More, 52-0

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Bennett County tacklers against STM

By Tim Huether

The Bennett County Warriors  took on the perennial powerhouse St. Thomas More Cavaliers last Friday in High School football and came up on the short end of a 52-0 pounding.

The Warriors moved the ball on offense in the opening series of the game, but were forced to punt near midfield. The punt was blocked and More advanced it to the 32 of the Warriors. Soon after, they…

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Volleyball team nets three wins

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By Coach Cindy Knecht

BCHS hosted the Kadoka Kougars Tuesday, September 25 in volleyball action. It felt like our Homecoming game, there was a big crowd and a lot of cheers. Each Warrior team supplied a win for the night.

The C Team lost the first game 19-25, but came back to win the next two 25-15, 15-9. Lizzy was 5/5 setting with one kill assist, 5/9 serving with one ace, 7/9 hitting with 6…

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