All-Tournament Sister Act

February 21, 2019

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Sadie and Sophie Johnson were selected to the All-Tournament Team at the South Dakota Gymnastics Championships held Feb. 8-9 at the Swiftel Center in Brookings, South Dakota. The All-Tournament awards are presented by the South Dakota High School Coaches Association. Sophie Johnson placed third on the vault (9.2), 14th on the uneven bars (8.025), fifth on the floor exercise (9.15) and sixth in the all-around competition (34.8). Sadie Johnson finished ninth on vault (8.875), fourth on bars (8.5), 15th on balance beam (8.5), 14th on the floor (8.675) and seventh in the all-around competition with a score of 34.55.

Redhawks suffer back to back losses

February 21, 2019

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Redhawk freshman Caden Jordahl is pictured on defense against Castlewood. The Redhawks lost to the Warriors, 61-36.

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The Estelline/Hendricks Boys Basketball Team played Castlewood on Feb. 15 and Oldham-Ramona/Rutland on Feb. 16 in a make up game.
The Redhawks lost to the Warriors 36-61 and to the Raiders 41-53.

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Regular season ends in loss for the Lady Redhawks

February 21, 2019

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Kaylee Johnson looks to pass in the final regular season game against Castlewood. The Redhawks fell to the Warriors, 53-42.

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The Estelline-Hendricks Redhawks played their last regular season game against Castlewood on Senior Night in Estelline, South Dakota on Feb. 16. Six Redhawk seniors were recognized in the resched­uled match-up, including Brinn Begalka, Saman­tha Kjenstad, Morgan Saathoff, Abby Satterlee, Tasha Vohlken and Tiffany Vohlken. The Redhawks took an early lead, but hot shooting from the War­riors ultimately led to the loss (53-42).
Kaylee Johnson led the Redhawks with 15 points, one steal and one re­bound…

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Abby Satterlee is on the line in the Senior Night match-up against Castlewood. Satterlee scored five points and pulled down three rebounds for the Redhawks. The Redhawks finish the regular season with a record of 13-5.

Great Redhawks at State

February 14, 2019

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Brynn Peterson, Sarena Schwartz, Cora Hofer, Sophie Johnson, Katie Ekema, Kaylee Johnson and Sadie Johnson are pictured with their third-place plaque. The Estelline-Hendricks Redhawks captured third place as a team at the South Dakota Gymnastics Championships held in Brookings, South Dakota, Feb 8-9.

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In their first-ever state gymnastics meet, the Estelline-Hendricks Red­hawks placed third in the team competition held Friday, Feb. 8 at the Swif­tel Center in Brookings, South Dakota. The Red­hawks qualified second in Region 1 to advance to the state competition.
Deuel repeated as the Class A Champions and Watertown captured the AA crown over runner-up Mitchell. Parkston-Ethan-Hanson was the Class A runner-up, beating the Redhawks 132.95 to 132.825, giving them the victory by 0.125. Madison finished fourth (131.95) followed by Milbank (130.6), West Central-Montrose (128.75), Wag­ner-Bon Homme (128.35), Vermillion (125.925) and Hot Springs (122.425).

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Gymnasts bring home honors

February 14, 2019

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Sadie Johnson performs her floor routine at the South Dakota State Gymnastics Meet. Johnson’s 9.125 helped the Redhawks bring home a third-place finish.

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The Estelline-Hendricks Gymnastics Team competed in the Individual Day of the South Dakota Girls Gymnastics State Meet held in Brookings, South Dakota on Feb. 9. The Redhawks qualified six athletes in the individual competition with Katie Ekema, Cora Hofer, Sadie Johnson and Sophie Johnson participating in the all-around. Kaylee Johnson qualified on the balance beam and Brynn Peterson participated in the floor exercise…

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Redhawks down JVC 46-18

February 14, 2019

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With another game tak­en off the schedule due to weather, the Estelline- Hendricks Girls Basketball Team finished the win­tery week with a win over James Valley Christian in Estelline, South Dakota on Feb. 9. The Redhawks got off to a slow start, leading by one at the end of the first quarter, but picked up the pace in the second to defeat the Vikings 46-18.

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Redhawks boys fall to Vikings

February 14, 2019

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In a Region 3 match-up on Feb. 9, the Estelline- Hendricks Boys Bas­ketball Team hung with James Valley Christian for the first half, trailing by three points going into the locker room. The Red­hawks were outscored in the second, suffering a loss against the Vikings with a final score of 42-64…

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Redhawk gymnasts advance to State

February 6, 2019

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State bound! The Redhawks are all smiles after earning a trip to the South Dakota State Gymnastics Meet.The gymnasts finished second in Region 1 to qualify as a team to the State Meet, which will be held in Brookings, South Dakota, Feb. 8-9. Pictured left to right in front are Cora Hofer, Brynn Peterson, Sadie Johnson and Katie Ekema; in back are Sophie Johnson, Sarena Schwartz and Kaylee Johnson.

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The Estelline-Hendricks Gymnastics Team finished second in the Region 1 Gymnastics Meet held in Britton, South Dakota on Jan. 31. The Redhawks scored 136.5 to earn a trip to the State Tournament, which will be held in Brookings, South Dakota, Feb. 8-9 at the Swiftel Center.
Deuel claimed the meet title (144.35), followed by Estelline-Hendricks and Madison (135.95) to earn the automatic trips to State…

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Cora Hofer competes on the balance beam at the Region Meet held in Britton, South Dakota on Feb. 1. Hofer had a season-high 8.175 to help the Redhawks finish second and qualify for the State Meet. Hofer will be representing the Redhawks in all four events on day two of the State Meet.

Boys finish DVC Tourney

February 6, 2019

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The Redhawk Boys Basketball Team finished the final round of play in the DVC Tournament on Feb. 2 in Estelline, South Dakota. The Redhawks fell to Lake Preston 41-53, finishing the tournament in eighth place.

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Winter slows Redhawks

February 6, 2019

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Redhawks Abby Satterlee, left, and No. 24 Kaylee Johnson defend an Elk in their victory over Elkton-Lake Benton on Feb. 1. The Redhawks defeated the Elks 48-18. The win puts the Redhawks at 12-3 on the season.

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The Estelline-Hendricks Redhawks boys and girls basketball teams missed out on a doubleheader sched­uled for Jan. 29 against Waverly-South Shore due to winter weather. School and all activities were put on hold for three days as the bitter cold snap swept through the Midwest.
The boys came off a week of no practice to play Elk­ton-Lake Benton on Jan. 31 in Hendricks.
With a shooting percent­age as cold as the tempera­tures, the Redhawks fell to the Elks 64-26, despite getting more shots off than Elkton-Lake Benton.

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