Warriors take second at wrestling quad

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Bennett County rolled to two big wins and a hard loss in dual wrestling action at the Bennett County Quadrangular Friday in Martin. 

1st Place - Belle Fourche

2nd Place - Bennett County

3rd Place - Lyman 

4th Place - Todd County

Round 1

Bennett County defeated Lyman 40-39.

Belle Fourche defeated Todd County 70-11.

Round 2

Bennett County defeated Todd County 78-6.

Belle Fourche defeated…

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Wrestlers fall just short of team title, claim three individual champs

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Bennett County fell just short of winning the team title of the Bennett County Invitational Wrestling Tournament Saturday in Martin, racking up 159 points for second place, behind champion Belle Fourche with 177. 

The host Warriors placed five in the finals with three taking championships, Jared Harris, Weston Ireland and Tee Allen. Gabe Fanning and Mason Heath placed second.

All three…

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Harris takes third place title at Mid Dakota Monster Wrestling Tournament

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Bennett County placed tenth out of 23 teams at the powerful Mid-Dakota Monster Wrestling Tournament in Presho January 4-5. Bennett County traveled with only 11 wrestlers to the big meet. 

Jared Harris had a good weekend on the mats bringing home the third place title. Warrior senior Tee Allen and junior Weston Ireland took the fourth place titles. Ty Allen placed eighth.

Team standings:

1…

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Lady Warriors lose to up-and-coming Crazy Horse team

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By Taylor Risse

Bennett County hosted Crazy Horse January 14 in high school girls basketball action, falling 52-39.

Crazy Horse jumped out to a quick lead, with a run of 10 points before Angie Winters put up a shot with nine seconds left in the first quarter, ending the score 10-2.

Crazy Horse held a 13-2 lead until Erica Bakley hit back-to-back field goals moving the Lady Warriors 13-6. A free…

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Krolikowski named All-American

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CLEVELAND, Ohio - A total of seven South Dakota State University football student-athletes were named recently to All-America teams compiled by Phil Steele Publications, including Redshirt Freshman Krockett Krolikowski.

Krolikowski and Pierre Strong were honored on the Phil Steele FCS Freshman All-America Second Team.

Krolikowski, a defensive tackle from Winner, started 10 of the team’s first 11…

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Little Wound runs by Lady Warriors

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By Taylor Risse

In a game of quick hands and fast breaks, Bennett County struggled against Little Wound’s Lady Mustangs, falling 69-14.

The Lady Mustangs jumped to a quick start, scoring the first bucket of the game in the first 12 seconds. Little Wound ran a 5-0 lead before Lainee Link put up a short jumper, putting Bennett County on the board.

To end the first quarter, Erica Bakley added four…

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Allen and Harris undefeated after third meet at Gordon-Rushville

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Bennett County placed 6th at the Gordon-Rushville invitational on December 8, with Jared Harris and Tee Allen leaving as individual champions.

106 - Jade Byrne (3-5) scored 3.0 team points.

Champ. Round 1 - Tristin Grooms (Mullen) 3-2 won by fall over Jade Byrne (BC) 3-5 (Fall 1:25)

Cons. Round 1 - Jade Byrne (BC) 3-5 won by fall over Raeshawn Apple (Pine Ridge) 0-2 (Fall 3:49)

Cons. Round 2 -…

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Lady Warriors secure first win against Hot Springs

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By Taylor Risse

It was a streaky performance by the Bennett County Girls basketball team in their 37-30 win over Hot Springs, Thursday night in Martin.

The host Lady Warriors started slow, putting up only six points in the first quarter while the Lady Bison led with 14.

In the second quarter scoring was equal with each team adding 10 points, putting the half time score at 16-24. 

During the…

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Warriors go 2-1 at Custer/Edgemont Wrestling Quad

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Bennett County traveled to Edgemont for a wrestling quadrangular Dec. 6, facing Custer/Edgemont, Newcastle and Newell. The Warriors lost to the hosts, then defeated Newcastle and Newell.

Custer/Edgemont 55, BC 15

106

Logan Graff (Custer/Edgemont) over Jade Byrne (BC) (Fall 0:39)

113

Jacob Brunner (Custer/Edgemont) over Damon DuBray (BC) (Fall 0:23)

120

Jestyn Woodward (Custer/Edgemont) won by…

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