Children’s author/illustrator visits Hendricks

September 20, 2017

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Children’s author/illustrator Nancy Carlson visited Hendricks last week, putting on two programs, the first geared toward younger children, the second for older children through adult age. At both, she demonstrated how to draw various characters.

By Tammy Mathison
hendrickspioneer@gmail.com

 
Children’s author/illustrator Nancy Carlson visited Hendricks last Friday, Sept. 15, presenting two programs at City Hall.
The first program began at 9 a.m. and was geared toward preschool though 3rd grade children. The second program was for adults and children 4th grade and up…

For the full story, read this week’s Hendricks Pioneer.

Grizzlies battle at Maple River

September 20, 2017

By Grizzly Sportswriters

 
The Hendricks Grizzlies traveled east to Mapleton for volleyball action on Sept. 16. This is the second year the Grizzlies have been invited to play in the Maple River Tournament, including teams from Maple River, Rochester Lourdes, Cleveland and Martin Luther.
The competition was tough and the Grizzlies played some great volleyball…

For the full story, read this week’s Hendricks Pioneer.

Grizzlies defeat the Hawks

September 20, 2017

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Grizzly No. 18 Abby Satterlee gets up for a block against the Colman-Egan Hawks. The Hendricks Grizzlies improved their defensive play and their record, bringing it to 5-1 on the season

By Grizzly Sportswriters

 
The Hendricks Grizzlies improved their record to 5-1 on the season, defeating the Colman-Egan Hawks in volleyball action in three straight sets (25-21, 25-15, and 25-23) on Sept. 12.
The Grizzlies played well against a talented team…

For the full story, read this week’s Hendricks Pioneer.

Hendricks tops Estelline

September 20, 2017

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Freshman Jesade Siverson, No. 7, gets ready to serve. Siverson had one service ace on the night and helps bring the Grizzlies to a 6-1 record after defeating Estelline.

By Grizzly Sportswriters

 
The Hendricks Volleyball Team defeated the Estelline Lady Redmen on Sept. 14 at Estelline, South Dakota in three sets (25-21, 25-15, and 25-16). The Grizzlies came out on top, bringing their record to 6-1 on the season, despite the lackluster performance.
Kaylee Johnson had a perfect night from the service line, making 15 serves and one ace…

For the full story, read this week’s Hendricks Pioneer.

Grizzlies run in the sun

September 20, 2017

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Senior Kristina Bolish runs a hill at the Marshall Cross Country Invitational. Bolish crossed the line in 28:34.8 in her first-ever 5K.

By Grizzly Sportswriters

 
The Hendricks Grizzlies Cross Country Team participated in the Marshall Cross Country Invitational held at Independence Park on Sept. 11. The day was hot and windy, adding to the challenge of the 5,000 meter course. This was a huge meet including a large number of A and AA teams.

For the full story, read this week’s Hendricks Pioneer.

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Christian Hofer is pictured running through Independence Park at the Marshall CC Invitational. Hofer finished his 5K in 22:06.9.

Elementary Elks defeat Chester

September 20, 2017

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The 3rd/4th and 5th/6th grade Elk football teams both claimed victories against their Chester opponents last weekend. No. 68 Blake Coners and No. 17 Charlie Olson, both of Hendricks, take on Chester’s line.

Satter and Johnson crowned HPS Homecoming King and Queen

September 14, 2017

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Hendricks’ 2017 Homecoming Royalty, from left to right—Princess Abby Satterlee, Queen Greta Johnson, King Dawson Satter and Prince Max Schumacher.

By Tammy Mathison
hendrickspioneer@gmail.com

 
During coronation ceremonies held Tuesday, Sept. 5, HPS seniors Dawson Satter and Greta Johnson were crowned the 2017 HPS Homecoming King and Queen. Crowning the duo were 2017 HPS Prince and Princess, juniors Max Schumacher and Abby Satterlee.
HPS began their Homecoming festivities Tuesday morning with a pep fest assembly in the gymnasium. The coronation took place later that day.

For the full story and more photos, read this week’s Hendricks Pioneer.

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With Construction as the theme, the Hendricks Homecoming Parade had a good turnout.

HPS Cross Country kicks off season

September 14, 2017

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Kaylee Johnson, far left, leads the pack on her way to a 21st place finish at Luverne. Johnson’s 5,000M time was 22:57.90.

By Grizzly Sportswriters

The Hendricks Grizzlies are off and running this year with two Cross Country meets already under our feet. Despite the damp ground and soggy running conditions our Hendricks Grizzlies showed up to compete in true Grizzly fashion at the annual Deubrook Invitational in White, South Dakota as Christian Hofer demolished his last year’s 5K time by over a minute, finishing the boys varsity race 26th overall with a time of 22:51…

For the full story, read this week’s Hendricks Pioneer.

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Caleb Hofer is pictured running his 3,200M event at the Bruce Gulk Classic in Luverne. Hofer finished the race in 15:03.70.

Junior Elks football team posted victory in Flandreau

September 14, 2017

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No. 57 Landen Johnson, Wyatt Digre (left of Landen) and teammates battle at the line holding the Flandreau offense.

By Grizzly Sportswriters

 
The Junior Elks football teams, comprised of students from Elkton-Lake Benton and Hendricks, traveled to Flandreau, South Dakota on Sept. 9 for their season opener.
The Elks posted victories in the both the 3rd/4th and 5th/6th grade games…

For the full story and more photos, read this week’s Hendricks Pioneer.

Homecoming victory for the Hendricks volleyball team

September 14, 2017

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The Hendricks Grizzlies Volleyball Team is pictured after their Homecoming victory over the Flandreau Lady Indians. From left to right in front are Cora Hofer, Sydney Pierce, Kristina Bolish, Brittney Moravetz, Greta Johnson and Heidi Nicola, in back are Jesade Siverson, Kaylee Johnson, Sophie Johnson, Abby Satterlee, Cierra Davis and Heather Digre.

By Grizzly Sportswriters

The Hendricks Volley­ball Team rolled over the Flandreau Lady Indians in three straight sets to cap­ture the Homecoming vic­tory in front of a spirited home crowd. The Grizzlies defeated the Lady Indians 3-0 (25-5), (25-5), and (25-10), improving their record to four wins and one loss.
Most of the action came from the service line with Greta Johnson serving 26 from the line with one ace serve…

For the full story, read this week’s Hendricks Pioneer.