Cookies at Cupcake Wars

October 11, 2018

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The Redhawks won the Silver Division Championship at the Cupcake Wars held at St. Anthony Village High School over the weekend. The team is pictured proudly displaying their cookies. The Redhawks were 3-1 on the tournament, falling to Totino-Grace and defeating Visitation, West Lutheran and Robbinsdale Cooper High Schools.

By Grizzly Sportswriters

Coach Paul Chick took his team to the St. An­thony Village Volleyball Tournament for the third year, continuing the tra­dition of a team outing to the Cities. The Redhawks participated in the annual Cupcake Wars on Oct. 6, bringing home the Silver Division Championship and winning the coveted volleyball cookies. Win­ners of the Gold Division received cupcakes, but Coach Chick, Coach Runia and the Redhawks were thrilled to get the victory and the cookies.

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Arlington-Lake Preston down the Redhawks 8-54

October 11, 2018

By Grizzly Sportswriters

Estelline-Hendricks played host to Arlington-Lake Pres­ton on Oct. 5 at Beckman Field in a chilly evening of football action. The Red­hawks fell to A-LP (8-54).
The Redhawks tallied 160 yards rushing with Harrison Wegner recording 67 yards rushing, including one touch­down…

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Runners at DVC

October 11, 2018

By GrizzlySportswriters

The Estelline-Hen­dricks Cross Country Team ran in the Dakota Valley Conference Meet held at Six Mile Creek Golf Course in White, South Dakota on Oct. 3. Arlington, Castlewood, Colman-Egan, Dell Rap­ids St. Mary’s, DeSmet, Deubrook, Elton-Lake Benton, Estelline-Hen­dricks, Lake Preston, and Oldham-Ramona- Rutland make up the 10- team DVC Conference.
The Redhawks fin­ished third overall in the Girls Varsity division and fourth in the Boys Varsity.

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Redhawk runners kick off Homecoming with 27-mile run

October 11, 2018

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The Estelline-Hendricks Redhawks Cross Country Team ran the game ball from Estelline, South Dakota to Hendricks on Sunday, Oct. 7 to kickoff the Homecoming activities in Hendricks. Each of the cross country runners carried the ball one or two miles, then handed it off to the next runner. The run was started by Jacob Buschenfeld, the only senior on the team. The entire team ran the ball together the last half mile of the run to the clubhouse at the Hendricks Golf Course. The entire run took about three hours and 24 minutes. It was a fun, team-bonding experience enjoyed by everyone on the team from the sixth graders to the varsity runners.

By Grizzly Sportswriters

On Oct. 7, members of the Estelline-Hendricks cross country team kicked off Hendricks Homecom­ing Week with a 27-mile run from Estelline, South Dakota to Hendricks on Oct. 7. The team carried a football starting in Estell­ine, passing it like a baton to the next runner every one to two miles. The run was started by Jacob Buschenfeld, the only se­nior on the team. The en­tire run took about three hours and 24 minutes.

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Busy week of volleyball

October 11, 2018

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Pictured left to right are Kenzie Beare, Sydney Pierce and Sadie Johnson, ready to defend against the Coyotes on Oct. 2. The Junior High Redhawks defeated Waverly-South Shore in a combined 7th and 8th grade match. The varsity fell to the Coyotes (25-27, 14-25, 24-26).

By Grizzly Sportswriters

The Estelline-Hen­dricks Redhawks played six matches during the first week of October, starting out the month at Waverly, South Dakota on Oct. 2. The Redhawks fell to Waverly-South Shore (25-27, 14-25, 24-26) proving to be some excit­ing volleyball action.
Cited on offense were Sophie and Kaylee John­son with 11 and eight kills, respectively…

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Heartbreaker for Redhawks

October 4, 2018

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Kaylee Johnson is ready to serve for the Redhawks, who suffered a loss in Castlewood on Sept. 27.

By Grizzly Sportswrit­ers

After winning the first two sets, the Estelline- Hendricks Redhawks fell to Castlewood on Sept. 27 in volleyball action (25-20, 25-16, 17-25, 23-25, 11-15). The loss brings the Redhawks to an overall record of 10-8 on the season.
Brinn Begalka led the Redhawk offense, tally­ing 34 set assists on the match…

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Victory for Redhawks volleyball team three sets

October 4, 2018

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Redhawk defense— Abby Satterlee, Chandelle Thompson and Sophie Johnson (front to back) get ready to defend. The Redhawks defeated Flandreau Indian School in volleyball action on Sept. 25 in straight sets.

By Grizzly Sportswriters

The Estelline-Hendricks volleyball teams traveled to Flandreau, South Dakota on Sept. 25 to take on the Flan­dreau Indian School Indi­ans. The Redhawks proved to be too much for the In­dians, winning the match in three straight sets (25-10, 25-12, 25-12).

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Redhawks Cross Country Team head to White for Valley Conference Meet

October 4, 2018

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Mavik Siverson runs his first 4,000 meter race at the Sioux Valley Cross Country Invitational held in Volga, South Dakota on Sept. 25. Siverson finished 52nd in the junior varsity boys 4K.

By Grizzly Sportswriters

The Estelline-Hendricks Cross Country teams at­tended the Sioux Valley Invite on Sept. 25 in Volga, South Dakota.
Arlington, Clark-Willow Lake, DeSmet, Deuel, Es­telline-Hendricks, Flan­dreau, Florence-Henry, Garretson, Great Plains Lutheran, Madison, West Central and host Sioux Valley were on hand to run for top honors.

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Redhawk runners have full week

September 26, 2018

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Ready, set, go! Claire Dagel, Sadie Johnson, Dawson Bury and Colton Luckhurst (second row) start the 3,000 Meter race at the Castlewood Invite. The JV boys and girls ran in a combined race on a chilly September morning.

By Grizzly Sportswriters

The Estelline-Hen­dricks Redhawks started last week in Clear Lake, South Dakota, partici­pating in the Deuel Invi­tational on Sept. 17. On Sept. 19, the team went to Dell Rapids, South Da­kota, but the meet was cancelled due to storms. The Redhawks were able to finish out the week on Saturday, Sept. 22 at the Castlewood Invite.
The Estelline-Hen­dricks varsity boys team finished in fifth place as a team at Deuel, and were runners-up at Castle­wood, falling to second after the tie was broken by the fifth runner. The girls also finished in sec­ond place at the Castle­wood Invite.

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Redhawk senior Jacob Buschenfeld finishes in 13th place at Castlewood. Buschenfeld finished the Boys 5K in 18:58.79, helping the team finish second overall.

Youth football

September 26, 2018

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The 1st-2nd grade Estelline-Hendricks flag football teams scrimmaged with each other on Sept. 22.

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Pictured center is No. 25 Michael McCandless in the 3rd-4th grade Estelline-Hendricks vs. Howard game.

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No. 39 Charlie Olsen carries the ball for the 5th-6th grade Estelline-Hendricks football team in their game versus Howard in Estelline, South Dakota.