Tuesday Basketball Recap: Cavaliers pull out win over Broncs

RAPID CITY, S.D. –  The top two teams in Region 8A squared off on Tuesday night in girls basketball.

The St. Thomas More Cavaliers hosted the fourth-ranked Belle Fourche Broncs.

A year ago, the Broncs pulled off huge upset over the five-time defending state champions.

However, St. Thomas More got a little revenge on Tuesday against Belle Fourche, as the Cavaliers pulled out a four-point win over the Broncs 45-41.

Haleigh Timmer led STM with 19 points followed by Kaci Cooper with 11 points. Payson Birkeland was the leading scorer for Belle Fourche with 10 points.

St. Thomas more improves to 11-3 and Belle Fourche is now 13-2 on the season.

The Cavaliers will travel to Winner on Friday to take on the Warriors who are 13-0.


Girls Basketball Scores

Rapid City Stevens 66, Douglas 36

Lead-Deadwood 42, Spearfish 37

Bison 59, Oelrichs 44



Boys Basketball Scores

Bennett County 54, Kadoka Area 46

Bison 53, Oelrichs 47

Little Wound 83, Red Cloud 75

New Underwood 48, Philip 42

Pine Ridge 92, St. Francis Indian 64


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