STATE GIRLS BASKETBALL FINALS: White River girls claim first ever state championship
The state girls basketball tournaments wrapped up on Saturday with the finals.
White River captured the Class B state title with a 57-37 win over Castlewood.
The Tigers finished runner-up back in 1992.
But now White River has earned its first girls basketball championship in school history.
Caelyn Valandra-Prue scored 23 points in the finals.
Valandra-Prue finishes her career as No. 8 on the all-time South Dakota high school girls basketball career scoring list with 2,536 points.
Just five shy of Pine Ridge standout SuAnne Big Crow.
State Girls Basketball Tournaments
Final results from Saturday, March 13
White River 57, Castlewood 37
Ethan 59, Corsica/Stickney 48
Herreid/Selby Area 53, Waverly-South Shore 36
Viborg-Hurley 40, Hanson 37
Aberdeen Roncalli 48, Hamlin 31
Winner 54, St. Thomas More 51
Sioux Falls Christian 51, Dakota Valley 48
McCook Central/Montrose 49, Belle Fourche 42
Sioux Falls Washington 43, Rapid City Stevens 26
Sioux Falls O’Gorman 53, Brandon Valley 47
Harrisburg 65, Mitchell 59
Aberdeen Central 61, Rapid City Central 33