South Dakota High School Basketball - Hill City nips NewellFebruary 6, 2020: Hill City, SD 57745
Fans at Thursday's non-league challenge between the Hill City Rangers (Hill City, SD) and the visiting Newell Irrigators (Newell, SD), saw Hill City's basketball squad hold off Newell by a count of 44-42.
With the victory, Hill City upgrades its record to 4-12 on the campaign. The Rangers travel to Hot Springs (Hot Springs, SD) to face the Bison in a A Region 8 match on Saturday, February 8. The Bison enter the match with a record of 4-8. Hot Springs lost 56-23 in their recent league match against Custer (Custer, SD)
With the defeat, Newell moves to 2-14 on the year. The Irrigators host Oelrichs (Oelrichs, SD) to face the Tigers in a non-league match on Tuesday, February 11. The Tigers enter the bout with a record of 9-4. Oelrichs won 60-52 in their recent non-league bout against Crazy Horse (Wanblee, SD)