Estelline-Hendricks girls second, boys seventh at DVC conference

May 17, 2018

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Zach Loomis of Estelline-Hendricks chases down Elkton-Lake Benton’s Grant DeRuyter in the Boys 1,600 Meter Relay at the DVC Meet held in Estelline, South Dakota on May 10. The Elkton-Lake Benton team won the event with a time of 3:57.52. Loomis placed third in the 100 Meter Dash and sixth in the 400 Meter Dash.

By Grizzly Sportswriters

 
The Dakota Valley Conference Meet was held in Estelline, South Dakota on May 10 with 10 teams on hand vying for conference honors.
The Estelline-Hendricks girls finished second with 158.5 points behind Deubrook Area…
The seventh place finish for the boys was a marked improvement from last year’s finish. The coaching staff was extremely pleased with the effort in the challenging weather conditions. Coach Rieger states, “I felt everyone stepped up and competed to the best of their abilities. We had kids competing in some events they don’t normally compete in and they met the challenge and really put it on the line for the team!”

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

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Freshmen Kylie Beare gets some air time. Beare long-jumped her way to a third place Dakota Valley Conference finish with a leap of 15-00.50

Grizzly girls golfers in a double header last Friday

May 17, 2018

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Pictured with their trophy after the golf meet in Canby are, left to right, Sophie Johnson, Kaylee Johnson, Jesade Siverson and Abigail Satterlee.

By Grizzly Sportswriters

 
On a wet, cold day Friday, the Grizzly varsity girls had a double header golf meet first at Hendricks in which the girls got second with a score of 213 and Kaylee Johnson shot a 49 for 5th place, Jesade Siverson and Sophie Johnson shot 54, Taryn Scotting and Abigail Satterlee shot 56.

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

Johnson makes all-conference at Camden Conference meet

May 17, 2018

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Kaylee Johnson is pictured receiving the all-conference golf award.

By Grizzly Sportswriters

 
The Hendricks girls varsity team played against 12 teams in the Camden Conference meet. The Grizzlies got third place, shooting a score of 415 with Kaylee Johnson 94, Sophie Johnson 101, Jesade Siverson 104, Abigail Satterlee 116, and Taryn Scotting 120.

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

Busy weekend for Estelline-Hendricks track

May 9, 2018

By Grizzly Sportswriters

The Estelline-Hen­dricks Track and Field Teams participated in the Howard Wood Dakota Relays on May 4 and 5, as well as the O’Gorman Invite on May 4. Ath­letes started the day at O’Gorman and were shuttled to Howard Wood Field when they were close to participating in their event.
Coach Jim Rieger thought the two-meet experience was a chal­lenging but fruitful ex­perience. Two Estell­ine-Hendricks athletes qualified to State at the O’Gorman Invite, upping the number of athletes prequalified to six in a total of 10 events…

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

Grizzly golfers hit the course

May 9, 2018

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The Hendricks Grizzly Golfers open their season. Pictured left to right, Abby Satterlee, Sophie Johnson, Kaylee Johnson, Jesade Siverson, Coach Tom Olson, and Taryn Scotting get ready to hit the course on May 3. The Grizzlies golfed conference meets at Tyler and Tracy.

By Grizzly Sportswriters

After a month of post­ponements and cancella­tions, the Hendricks Griz­zly Golf Team, under the direction of coaches Steve Holland and Tom Olson, opened their season at Tyler and Tracy. To make up for the late start of the season, the teams will golf two nine-hole matches a day.
The Hendricks girls fin­ished second behind Min­neota on Thursday, May 3 at Tyler and at Tracy.

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

Estelline-Hendricks girls win Dwight Kinney, boys take third

May 9, 2018

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Marcis Hausman prepares to clear the bar. Housman matched his personal best in the Boys Pole Vault at the Dwight Kinney Invite. Hausman cleared the bar at 9-06 and tied for third place with Jackson Stoltenburg of Deuel.

By Grizzly Sportswriters

The Dwight Kinney Invitational was held at Estelline, South Da­kota on May 1, with eight teams competing.
The tracksters con­tinue to improve and prepare for the confer­ence and region meets.
The Estelline-Hen­dricks team took 11 event titles, including Cora Hofer (100 and 200 Meter Dash), Sophie Johnson (100 Meter Hur­dles), Girls 4×100 Meter Relay (S. Johnson, Greta Johnson, Marissa Golas, Hofer), Kaylee Johnson (High Jump), Greta John­son (Pole Vault and Long Jump), Katelynn Hawley (Shot Put), Tiffany Vohlk­en (Discus), Riley Ben­ning (1,600 Meter Run) and the Boys 4×400 Meter Relay Nick Brown, Riley Benning, Dawson Satter and Joseph McAninch).

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

Hendricks golfers defeat powerhouse Minneota

May 9, 2018

By Grizzly Sportswriters

The Hendricks Grizzly Girls Golf Team golfed at Cottonwood and Min­neota on Monday, May 7 to finish two thirds of their conference regular season play.
The Grizzlies claimed the championship, finish­ing the day with a team total 398 strokes. Min­neota (406) came in sec­ond followed by Russell- Tyler-Ruthton (471).

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

Wildcats triumph over the Tri-State Buffalos

May 9, 2018

Submitted by Mike Tiedeman

The Buffalo Ridge Wild­cats defeated the Tri-State Buffalos Saturday by a 48-0 score. The game was played in Garretson, South Dakota. The Wildcats showed much improve­ment from their first game, with fewer penalties, but they still need to keep im­proving to get back to an­other championship.
The Wildcat offense was led by QB David Oates, who completed 10 of 16 passes good for 151 yards, four TDs and one interception…

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

Estelline-Hendricks tracksters qualify for State

May 4, 2018

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Sophie Johnson long-jumps her way to the State Meet with a jump of 15-06.5 at the Legion Relays held in Sisseton, South Dakota on April 27. Johnson placed fifth in the event and added long jump to her already qualified pole vault.

By Grizzly Sportswriters
The week of April 23 was an outstanding one for Estelline-Hendricks Track and Field. First off, the lady tracksters won the Estelline Alumni Meet on Tuesday, winning the title with 118 points over the 15-team field. They saw Kylie Beare (TJ), Greta Johnson (LJ, PV) and Sophie Johnson (PV) all qualify for the State Track Meet…

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

Wildcats win season opener

May 4, 2018

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The Wildcats won their season opener, played in Mitchell, South Dakota against the Dakota Bulldogs.

The Buffalo Ridge Wild­cats opened their 2018 season in Mitchell, South Dakota with a 27-12 vic­tory. The Wildcats showed that they have not prac­ticed outside this season, as this wasn’t a very well played game, but they im­proved in the second half. The Wildcat offense alone had 12 penalties in the first half, but only two in the second half…

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