State Basketball Roundup: Stevens boys and girls fall on opening day

RAPID CITY, S.D. – The State ‘AA’ Boys and Girls Basketball Tournaments tipped off on Thursday at the Rushmore Plaza Civic Center.

The Rapid City Stevens girls squared off against Harrisburg in the opening round. The game was a rematch of last year’s state quarterfinals in which the Tigers defeated the Raiders by 11 points.

This year, Harrisburg jumped out to a nine point lead at halftime and the Tigers went on to beat the Raiders, 55-45.

Kiki Berndt led Harrisburg with 16 points.

The Raiders were led by Grace Martin with 13 points followed by Kyah Watson with 12.

Harrisburg advances to the semifinals where they will play Sioux Falls Lincoln.

Rapid City Stevens returns to action on Friday at 11 a.m. The Raiders will play Sioux Falls Washington in the consolation semifinals.

 

State AA Girls Basketball

Quarterfinals

#8 Mitchell  63,  #1 SF O’Gorman  54

#4 Brandon Valley  68,  #5 Brookings  37

#2 Harrisburg  55,  #7 RC Stevens  45

#3 SF Lincoln  36,  #6 SF Washington  31

 

State AA Boys Basketball

#8 Harrisburg  41,  #1 SF Lincoln  39

#4 Brandon Valley  58,  #5 RC Stevens  47

#2 Yankton  62,  #10 Huron  42

#3 SF O’Gorman  65,  #6 SF Roosevelt  46

 

 

State A Girls Basketball

#1 West Central  50,  #8 Mt. Vernon-Plankinton  46

#4 Lennox  49,  #5 St. Thomas More  27

#2 Winner  59,  #7 Aberdeen Roncalli  55

#6 McCook Central-Montrose  80,  #3 Todd County  75

 

 

State A Boys Basketball

#1 Tea Area  81,  #8 Dell Rapids  38

#4 Pine Ridge  75,  #5 Hot Springs 51

#2 SF Christian  63,  #7 Madison  46

#6 Lennox  48,  #3 St. Thomas More  40

 

 

State B Boys Basketball

#8 Viborg-Hurley  68,  #1 White River  61

#5 De Smet  60,  #4 Jones County  55

#7 Bridgewater-Emery  55,  #2 Timber Lake  54

#3 Clark-Willow Lake 58,  #6 Sully Buttes  26

 

 

 

 

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