Club Baseball Season Schedule

Winner/Colome club baseball team will open the season on the road when they travel to Hot Springs on March 24.

The home opener will be March 29 when the Royals host Mission.

The 2018 season schedule includes:

March 24—at Hot Springs, 1 p.m. junior varsity and varsity

March 29—Mission in Winner, junior varsity and varsity, 5:30 p.m.

April 6—Gregory County in Winner, 5:30, JV, V

April 8—at Bennett County

April 14—Sioux Falls Washington, home, (JV only), 2 p.m.

April 15—St. Thomas More, home, 1 p.m., JV, V

April 19—at Platte, 5:30, JV, V

April 22—at Mission, 3 p.m., JV, V

April 27—at Chamberlain, 5:30, JV,V

May 2—Platte/Geddes in Winner, 5:30 p.m. JV, V

May 5—Mitchell in Winner (JV only), 3 p.m.

May 6—at Parkston, 2 p.m., JV, V

May 9—at Gregory, 5:30, JV, V

April 9, 12, 23 and

May 7, 10, 11—open for possible makeup games

May 13-16—Division semi finals

May 21—Super regional at No. 1 Region seed

May 28-29—State tournament at the Birdcage in Sioux Falls

The Winner/Colome team is coached by Drew Weber and Jon Hanson

Cowboys Eliminated from Post Season

The Colome Cowboys took their first step in the post season as they nipped Scotland 56-53 in Region 6B play in Colome on Feb. 27.

Jackson Kinzer scored 17 points, Kolton Salonen, 14; Layton Thieman, 9 and Calvin Ringing Shield, 8.

Salonen pulled down nine rebounds. Kinzer had nine assists.

The Cowboys played in the regional semifinal on Friday in Yankton. The Cowboys took on Kimball/White Lake and the Cowboys were defeated 65-49.

Layton Thieman led Colome with 21 points. He was followed by Kolton Salonen with 12 and Jackson Kinzer with 9.

Thieman pulled down 5 rebounds and Kinzer, 4.

Colome ended the season with a 19-3 record.


Warriors Season Ends with Loss to Little Wound

Winner boys basketball team saw its season come to a close as they were defeated by Little Wound 71-55 on Feb. 27 in Kyle in the Region 7A game.

The Warriors were led in scoring by Shea Connot with 14 points. He was followed by Brandon Volmer, 11; Brady Fritz, 10; Joren Bruun, 8; Tyson Westendorf and Oscar Pravecek with 4 each.

Westendorf and Volmer each had 6 rebounds and Fritz, 5.  Connot had 5 assists.

The Warriors ended the season with a 6-15 record.

Cowboys Come Up with Victory

Colome boys basketball team ended the regular season Friday night with a 59-54 victory over Tripp/Delmont-Armour.

Layton Thieman led the scoring for Colome with 23 points. Jackson Kinzer added 14 and Calvin Ringing Shield, 13. Kolton Salonen had 8 points.

Salonen pulled down 12 rebounds. Ringing Shield had 8 ad Thieman, 7.  Thieman had 5 steals.

The Cowboys take an 18-2 record into the post season. They played their first regional game on Feb. 27 in Colome.

Lady Warriors Conclude 17-18 Campaign

Winner Lady Warriors raced to a 74-30 victory over St. Francis in the first round of the regional playoffs Thursday night in Winner.

Morgan Hammerbeck led the scoring for Winner with 19 points. Maggie LaCompte added 12.

Hammerbeck pulled down 8 rebounds followed by Bella Swedlund and Kelsey Sachtjen with 6 each. Madyson Frazier had 6 assists.

The Winner girls basketball season ended at the hands of Pine Ridge on Saturday.  Pine Ridge defeated Winner 69-38.

Madyson Frazier led the scoring for Winner with 7 points followed by Gracie Littau and Bella Swedlund with 6 points each. Gabby Kocer added 5 points.

Frazier pulled down 4 rebounds.

Winner ended the season with a 19-3 record.

Warriors Fall to Crow Creek

Crow Creek defeated the Winner boys basketball team 66-49 on Feb. 21. This was the final game of the regular season for the Warriors. The region playoffs started on Feb. 27.

Brady Fritz led the scoring for Winner with 17 points followed by Joren Bruun, 12; Shea Connot, 5; Justus Gregg and Brandon Volmer with 4 each.

Volmer and Gregg each pulled down 8 rebounds.

Cowgirls Season Comes to an End

The Colome Cowgirls basketball season ended with a loss in the opening round of the Region 6B playoff on Feb. 20.   Scotland defeated Colome 59-36.

Makayla Shippy was the leading scorer for Colome with 15 points. Rayne Hermsen pulled down 7 rebounds.

“With no seniors on this year’s team, we will return our core for next season and the experience the girls got this year on the court should pay dividends come next year,” said Foss.


Wrestlers Win Regional Title; Send 10 to State Meet

Winner Area wrestling team won first place in the Region 3B tournament Saturday in Miller.

The Warriors scored 180 points with Parkston taking second with 130.

The Warriors will be sending 10 wrestlers to the state tournament which start Friday, Feb. 23 in Sioux Falls.

Winner had four champions Kaden Keiser, Atlas Willuweit, Trevor Peters and Sam Kruger.

Also placing for Winner were: Jack Kruger, 3rd; Wyatt Turnquist, 2nd; Aaron Gilchrist, 4th; Riggin Shippy, 3rd; Elijah Blare, 4th and Jamin Dougherty, 4th.

Warriors Whip Two

Winner girls basketball team rolled to a 52-18 victory over Platte-Geddes on Feb. 12 in Winner.

Gabby Kocer led the scoring with 15 points and Bella Swedlund added 11 and Maggie LaCompte, 9.   Morgan Hammerbeck, LaCompte and Kelsey Sachtjen each pulled down 5 rebounds.

Winner girls basketball team held Mobridge-Pollock to six points in the first half on the way to a 58-19 victory.

Morgan Hammerbeck scored 12 point and Bella Swedlund added 10. Madyson Frazier had 9 points.  Hammerbeck pulled down 8 rebounds and Gabby Kocer, 6.