Grizzlies place in Section 3A cross country at Madison

November 2, 2017

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Despite the cold and windy running conditions, Jesade Siverson runs a personal best. Siverson ran the 5K in 24:10.05, finishing in 88th place.

By Grizzly Sportswriters

The Section 3A Cross Country Championships were held in Madison on Oct. 26. With extremely cold and windy weather the backdrop for the day, hundreds of runners were on hand for a chance to advance to the Minne­sota State Cross Country Meet.
Twenty-four teams representing 33 schools make up Section 3A…

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HPS students learn about pumpkins

October 27, 2017

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Dawnna Berndt, left, talks to Hendricks Public School students about planting and growing pumpkins.

By Tammy Mathison
hendrickspioneer@gmail.com

Hendricks Public School elementary students in kindergarten through the fourth grade visited the Berndt Family pump­kin patch south of White, South Dakota last Tuesday afternoon.
Before they were let loose in the pumpkin patch to find their perfect pumpkin to take home, the students learned about how those pumpkins were grown.

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Grizzlies roar, advance in the Section 3A playoffs

October 27, 2017

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The Hendricks Grizzlies Volleyball Team celebrates after the Section 3A pigtail game victory over Dawson-Boyd. The Grizzlies defeated the Blackjacks 3-1 (18-25, 25-13, 26-24, and 25-20).

By Grizzly Sportswriters

The Hendricks volleyball team made history on Oct. 23 defeating Dawson-Boyd to become the first Grizzly team to advance in the Sec­tion 3A playoffs. Over 60 enthusiastic Hendricks fans helped cheer the Grizzlies on to victory. Hendricks defeated Dawson-Boyd 3-1 (18-25, 25-13, 26-24, 25-20) in a thrilling match.
The Grizzlies served well with Kaylee Johnson going 19 for 19 from the line. Greta Johnson served 18 out of 18 including two aces and Sophie Johnson went 17 for 17 with two service aces. Abby Satterlee recorded two ace serves on the match.

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

Grizzlies defeat FIS in three

October 27, 2017

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Kaylee Johnson swings for a kill as teammates look on. Johnson had three kills in the 3-0 victory over the FIS Lady Indians.

By Grizzly Sportswriters

The Hendricks volleyball team played Flandreau In­dian School in Flandreau, South Dakota on Oct. 17 to wrap up their regular season. The Grizzlies de­feated the Lady Indians in three straight sets (25-7, 25-7, and 25-6).
Cora Hofer made 13 consecutive serves in­cluding three aces to help the Grizzlies from the line. Greta Johnson went 28-28 from the line and record­ed 12 aces on the match. Abby Satterlee had 12 good serves and six aces…

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Parents’ Night victory for Grizzlies

October 20, 2017

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The Lady Grizzlies get ready to play the Parents’ Night match-up against Dell Rapid St. Marys on Oct. 13. Hendricks defeated the Lady Cardinals 3-2.

By Grizzly Sportswriters

The Hendricks Grizzlies hosted Dell Rapids St. Marys on Oct. 10 in vol­leyball action with a great crowd on hand for the last home match of the season. Hendricks outplayed the scrappy Lady Cardinals in five sets (25-15, 17-25, 22-25, 25-17, 15-6) to claim the victory on Par­ents’ Night.

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Grizzlies fall to Panthers

October 20, 2017

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Greta Johnson sets up an attack for the Grizzly offense. Johnson had 48 set assists in the match against the Ellsworth Lady Panthers.

By Grizzly
Sportswriters

The Grizzlies traveled to Ellsworth to take on the Panthers on Oct. 13. Hendricks lost in five sets (27-29, 25-15, 25-12, 22-25, 3-15).
Kaylee Johnson went 22 for 23 from the ser­vice line with one ace for the Grizzlies. Cora Hofer made 19 of 21 serves, in­cluding two service aces.

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Grizzly Cross Country teams in Camden Conference meet

October 20, 2017

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Kaylee Johnson runs for the Hendricks Grizzlies at the Camden Conference Cross Country Meet.

By Grizzly Sportswriters

The Hendricks Grizzlies were among ten teams running in the Camden Conference Cross Coun­try Meet held in Canby on Oct. 16. Hendricks, Bor­der West, Canby, CMCS/CCS, Lac Qui Parle Valley, Lakeview, MACCRAY/RCW, Ortonville, Tracy-Milroy-Balaton, and Yellow Medi­cine East were on hand on a beautiful fall day to battle for conference honors.
Christian Hofer placed 35th in the Varsity Boys 5,000 Meters with a time of 21:15.2…

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HPS Fall Sports Senior Night

October 20, 2017

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From left—Greta Johnson, Dawson Satter and Kristina Bolish take a moment to celebrate Senior Night for the Grizzlies’ fall sports season. Johnson and Bolish both participate in cross country and volleyball. Satter is a member of the trapshooting team and is the videographer for the volleyball team.

Fire saftey week

October 12, 2017

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Chad Olsen, Braden Texley and Chief Dustin Hauschild spoke to HPS students about fire safety on Monday, Oct. 9 as part of Fire Safety Week. After the presentation, children were given fidget spinners and pencil sharpeners and were able to see and climb on firetrucks.

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Elks defeat Clear Lake

October 12, 2017

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The fifth and sixth grade Elkton Elks football team, which includes players from Hendricks, won their game against Clear Lake 6 to 1.

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