Quarrier Volleyball Falls to Tri-Valley

DRHSvsTV_VB_9-18-14_2The Dell Rapids Quarrier volleyball team lost a tough match to the Tri-Valley Mustangs on Thursday, September 18th, by scores of 12-25, 10-25, 25-23, 28-26, 5-15.

Tri-Valley took the first two games with relative ease, but the Quarriers fought back in a back-and-forth third game.  With the score tied 23-23, Dell Rapids scored the final two points to push the match to a fourth game.  The Quarriers rode the momentum early in the fourth game gaining an 18-10 lead.  The Mustangs fought back and tied the game up late.  Tri-Valley then had the fourth game at match point three different times before Dell Rapids rallied for three straight points to win game four at 28-26.  However, the Quarriers could not complete the comeback as Tri-Valley took the fifth game 15-5 to win the match.

Shelby Wrage had eight service points and 14 digs in the match.  Baily Munk ended the night with 23 digs.  Brittany Kludt and Mikaela Stofferahn had three blocks each defensively.  Emily Boyle finished with 11 kills, and Stofferahn had nine kills.  Sarah Haak had 30 assists in the match.

Dell Rapids fell to 4-5 on the year.  The Quarriers will travel to Garretson on Tuesday, September 23rd.DRHSvsTV_VB_9-18-14_1

DRHS School Announcements:

Dell Rapids High School Announcements:Quarriers

Friday, September 19th
Happy Birthday to Hannah W., Mason P. & Sydney C. & Ms. Schull!!
• Lunch:  a-Pizza Ranch;   b-Taquito Grande;   c-Ham & Cheese Sandwich;

  • Students: Breakfast is NOW being served in the Senior Hallway in the mornings.  Hot items will be served.  You are able to use you lunch account.
  • Attention Students: We will be have a group of HS students (Trevor H., Sarah H., Sam W., Mara A., Mikayla D., Micah G., Sydney S. & Kyle S.) who will be meeting with a representative from Lunchtime Solutions to discuss what is going well with our lunch program and what can be improved. All students should share their concerns with these students.  The meeting has been set for October 9th over lunch.
  • Mr. Tjaden will be the DJ for the Homecoming Dance and has asked students to create a playlist.  There is a playlist sheet in the office for students to add songs. Please keep in mind the songs need to be “school appropriate” and will be reviewed prior to the dance.
  • The Dell Rapids Community Haven is looking for energetic individuals to substitute part-time for the After School Program. Applicants must be caring, self-motivated, enthusiastic, a positive role model for school-aged children, and at least 18 years of age.  Stop by River Community Church (old elementary school) or call 366-8612 for an application.
  • Any student enrolled in an agriculture class this fall or next spring is eligible to join the FFA organization.  Just pay your $15 dues to Mr. Wolff by Sept. 26 and you will be a member of the Dells FFA, the South Dakota FFA and the National FFA.
  • The South Dakota FFA Foundation is awarding gift certificates for FFA jackets.  The applications for the jacket are due by Sept. 20.  Talk to Mr. Wolff for more information and the application form.
  • Order your Quarrier Football Sweatshirts!! The Dell Rapids Football website is OPEN.  Flyers are in the office.  Order online @ https://dellrapids-football.itemorder.com  Site will be open until MIDNIGHT Sept 24th.
  • Dell Rapids “C” team won against the Tri-Valley Mustangs 44-0.  It was a good push on offense and defense.  The leaders on offense were Carson Rentz with two touchdown passes and a rushing touchdown, Adam Nagelhout with 3 touch downs and Seth Spielmann with a two point conversion.  The defensive line did a great job blocking.  The leaders on defense were Josh Heinemann, Matt Gillogly and Jeff Schuch.  All around, good game Freshmen!
  • Junior & Senior Students -
    If you are interested in being a Study Buddy to an elementary or middle school student please stop in to see Mrs. Ruesink for more information. All students must be signed up by Friday, September 26th.
  • READY FOR SOME KICKBALL??   Kickball immediately after the parade on Homecoming Friday (Oct 3rd) (Sponsored by: Dell Rapids Connections for a Healthy Community.  All Students in grade 8-12 (teams of 10, any combo of kids) Sign-Up sheets in the office.
  • Good Luck to the Golf  Team as they travel to EPJ today—meet starts at 9am.
  • Good Luck to the freshmen volleyball team as they travel to the Tri-Valley tourney tomorrow starting at 9am.
  • Good Luck to the competitive cheer team as they travel to Brookings tomorrow – competition starts at 11am.
  • Good Luck to the Golf Team as they travel to Dakota Valley on Monday—Meet starts at 9am.
  • FOUND: A pair of glasses that were left in the girl’s restroom and TWO pairs of shoes were left in the gym on Challenge Day!  Please stop in the office to claim

 

 

Thursday, September 18th
• Happy Birthday to Zane S.!!
• Lunch:  a-Homestyle Goulash;   b-Grilled Chicken Sandwich;   c-Crispy Chicken Salad;

  • Students: Breakfast is NOW being served in the Senior Hallway in the mornings.  Hot items will be served.  You are able to use you lunch account.
  • Attention Students: We will be have a group of HS students (Trevor H., Sarah H., Sam W., Mara A., Mikayla D., Micah G., Sydney S. & Kyle S.) who will be meeting with a representative from Lunchtime Solutions to discuss what is going well with our lunch program and what can be improved. All students should share their concerns with these students.  The meeting has been set for October 9th over lunch.
  • Mr. Tjaden will be the DJ for the Homecoming Dance and has asked students to create a playlist.  There is a playlist sheet in the office for students to add songs. Please keep in mind the songs need to be “school appropriate” and will be reviewed prior to the dance.
  • The Dell Rapids Community Haven is looking for energetic individuals to substitute part-time for the After School Program. Applicants must be caring, self-motivated, enthusiastic, a positive role model for school-aged children, and at least 18 years of age.  Stop by River Community Church (old elementary school) or call 366-8612 for an application.
  • South Dakota State University is hosting Senior Day on Saturday, September 20th.  Seniors – please see Mrs. Ruesink if you are interested in attending.
  • Any student enrolled in an agriculture class this fall or next spring is eligible to join the FFA organization.  Just pay your $15 dues to Mr. Wolff by Sept. 26 and you will be a member of the Dells FFA, the South Dakota FFA and the National FFA.
  • The South Dakota FFA Foundation is awarding gift certificates for FFA jackets.  The applications for the jacket are due by Sept. 20.  Talk to Mr. Wolff for more information and the application form.
  • Order your Quarrier Football Sweatshirts!! The Dell Rapids Football website is OPEN.  Flyers are in the office.  Order online @ https://dellrapids-football.itemorder.com  Site will be open until MIDNIGHT Sept 24th.
  • Chess Club will meet every Friday morning at 7:30 in Mrs. Huska’s room beginning tomorrow.
  • Junior & Senior Students -
    If you are interested in being a Study Buddy to an elementary or middle school student please stop in to see Mrs. Ruesink for more information. All students must be signed up by Friday, September 26th.
  • READY FOR SOME KICKBALL??   Kickball immediately after the parade on Homecoming Friday (Oct 3rd) (Sponsored by: Dell Rapids Connections for a Healthy Community.  All Students in grade 8-12 (teams of 10, any combo of kids) Sign-Up sheets in the office.
  • Good luck to the cross country teams as they travel to the Sioux Falls Christian Invite today @ Pasley Park.  Dismiss athletes at 1:30 for a 1:45 bus time.
  • Good Luck to the freshmen football team as they host Tri-Valley tonight starting at 4:30pm.
  • Good Luck to the volleyball teams as they host Tri-Valley tonight starting at 5pm.—will be webcast on bigsiouxmedia.com

 

 

Wednesday, September 17th
• Lunch:  a-Hot Dog;   b-Toasted Ham & Cheese Sandwich w/Tomato Soup;   c-Sub Sandwich;

  • Students: Breakfast is NOW being served in the Senior Hallway in the mornings.  Hot items will be served.  You are able to use you lunch account
  • Attention Students:  Cutting during lunch time is not going to be tolerated, if you choose to cut in front of students in the lunch line YOU will have to sit at a table and wait till all of the students have gotten there lunch before getting yours.  We want DRHS to continue to be a place where ALL students are respected and respectful at all times.
  • Anyone interested in being part of a chess club, meet in Mrs. Huska’s room TODAY at 3:30.
  • Mr. Tjaden will be the DJ for the Homecoming Dance and has asked students to create a playlist.  There is a playlist sheet in the office for students to add songs. Please keep in mind the songs need to be “school appropriate” and will be reviewed prior to the dance.
  • The Dell Rapids Community Haven is looking for energetic individuals to substitute part-time for the After School Program. Applicants must be caring, self-motivated, enthusiastic, a positive role model for school-aged children, and at least 18 years of age.  Stop by River Community Church (old elementary school) or call 366-8612 for an application.
  • If you have any questions about FCCLA Leadership Weekend or need to turn in your paperwork, please see Ms. Rieck by the end of the day.  Thanks!
  • DRHS News club will meet in Ms. Gleason’s room TOMORROW morning from 7:30-8:15.
  • South Dakota State University is hosting Senior Day on Saturday, September 20th.  Seniors – please see Mrs. Ruesink if you are interested in attending.
  • Any FFA member who will be participating in the land judging event at Parker on Tuesday, Sept. 23, needs to sign up in the Ag classroom TODAY.
  • Any FFA member who will be participating in the land judging event at Parker on Tuesday, Sept. 23, needs to sign up in the Ag classroom by this Wednesday.
  • Any student enrolled in an agriculture class this fall or next spring is eligible to join the FFA organization.  Just pay your $15 dues to Mr. Wolff by Sept. 26 and you will be a member of the Dells FFA, the South Dakota FFA and the National FFA.
  • The South Dakota FFA Foundation is awarding gift certificates for FFA jackets.  The applications for the jacket are due by Sept. 20.  Talk to Mr. Wolff for more information and the application form.
  • Student Council Meeting TODAY at lunch in the Spanish Room.
  • Order your Quarrier Football Sweatshirts!! The Dell Rapids Football website is OPEN.  Flyers are in the office.  Order online @ https://dellrapids-football.itemorder.com  Site will be open until MIDNIGHT Sept 24th.
  • Junior & Senior Students -
    If you are interested in being a Study Buddy to an elementary or middle school student please stop in to see Mrs. Ruesink for more information. All students must be signed up by Friday, September 26th.
  • READY FOR SOME KICKBALL??   Kickball immediately after the parade on Homecoming Friday (Oct 3rd) (Sponsored by: Dell Rapids Connections for a Healthy Community.  All Students in grade 8-12 (teams of 10, any combo of kids) Sign-Up sheets in the office.

 

 

Tuesday, September 16th
• Happy Birthday to Noah E.!!
• Lunch:  a-Hot Pepperoni Sub;   b-BBQ Chicken Wrap;   c-Taco Salad;

  • Students: Breakfast is NOW being served in the Senior Hallway in the mornings.  Hot items will be served.  You are able to use you lunch account.
  • ** Attention Students:  Cutting in the lunch line is not going to be tolerated, if you choose to cut in front of students in the lunch line YOU will have to sit at a table and wait till all of the students have gotten lunch before getting yours.  We want DRHS to continue to be a place where ALL students are respected and respectful at all times. Thank you!
  • Homecoming T-shirts orders are due today.  Order forms are in the office or w/ Mr. Mott.  Delivery will be Oct.1st at 3:30 pm in the Commons.
  • READY FOR SOME KICKBALL??   Kickball immediately after the parade on Homecoming Friday (Oct 3rd) (Sponsored by: Dell Rapids Connections for a Healthy Community.  All Students in grade 8-12 (teams of 10, any combo of kids) Sign-Up sheets in the office.
  • Anyone interested in being part of a chess club, meet in Mrs. Huska’s room TOMORROW at 3:30.
  • The Dell Rapids Community Haven is looking for energetic individuals to substitute part-time for the After School Program. Applicants must be caring, self-motivated, enthusiastic, a positive role model for school-aged children, and at least 18 years of age.  Stop by River Community Church (old elementary school) or call 366-8612 for an application.
  • If anyone is interested in attending FCCLA Leadership weekend in October, please check with Ms. Rieck as the paperwork and registration needs to be turned in by TOMORROW.
  • DRHS News club will meet in Ms. Gleason’s room Thursday morning from 7:30-8:15.
  • South Dakota State University is hosting Senior Day on Saturday, September 20th.  Seniors – please see Mrs. Ruesink if you are interested in attending.
  • Any FFA member who will be participating in the land judging event at Parker on Tuesday, Sept. 23, needs to sign up in the Ag classroom by this Wednesday.
  • Any student enrolled in an agriculture class this fall or next spring is eligible to join the FFA organization.  Just pay your $15 dues to Mr. Wolff by Sept. 26 and you will be a member of the Dells FFA, the South Dakota FFA and the National FFA.
  • The South Dakota FFA Foundation is awarding gift certificates for FFA jackets.  The applications for the jacket are due by Sept. 20.  Talk to Mr. Wolff for more information and the application form.
  • Student Council Meeting TOMORROW at lunch in the Spanish Room.
  • Junior & Senior Students -
    If you are interested in being a Study Buddy to an elementary or middle school student please stop in to see Mrs. Ruesink for more information. All students must be signed up by Friday, September 26th.
  • Attention Students & Staff:  Orthopedic Institute Trainers will be here from 3-4pm today.  They will be in the training room.
  • Good Luck to the volleyball teams as they travel to Canton today– matches start at 5pm.

 

 

Monday, September 15th
• Happy Birthday to Kaylee H.!!
• Lunch:  a-Cheeseburger;   b-Home-style Chicken Stew;   c-Sub Sandwich;

  • Students: Breakfast is NOW being served in the Senior Hallway in the mornings.  Hot items will be served.  You are able to use you lunch account.
  • ** Attention Students:  Cutting in the lunch line is not going to be tolerated, if you choose to cut in front of students in the lunch line YOU will have to sit at a table and wait till all of the students have gotten lunch before getting yours.  We want DRHS to continue to be a place where ALL students are respected and respectful at all times. Thank you!
  • Homecoming T-shirts are now on sale, cost is $15.00. The shirts are charcoal grey with the school logo. Anyone wishing to order, please stop in the office for an order form or see Mr. Mott. All orders should be turned in by TOMORROW.  Delivery will be Oct.1st at 3:30 pm in the HS Commons.
  • READY FOR SOME KICKBALL??   Kickball immediately after the parade on Homecoming Friday (Oct 3rd) (Sponsored by: Dell Rapids Connections for a Healthy Community.  All Students in grade 8-12 (teams of 10, any combo of kids) Sign-Up sheets in the office.
  • Anyone interested in being part of a chess club, meet in Mrs. Huska’s room on Wednesday at 3:30.
  • The Dell Rapids Community Haven is looking for energetic individuals to substitute part-time for the After School Program. Applicants must be caring, self-motivated, enthusiastic, a positive role model for school-aged children, and at least 18 years of age.  Stop by River Community Church (old elementary school) or call 366-8612 for an application.
  • If anyone is interested in attending FCCLA Leadership weekend in October, please check with Ms. Rieck as the paperwork and registration needs to be turned in by Wednesday, Sept. 17.
  • DRHS News club will meet Monday from 3:30-4:30 in Mrs. Gleason’s room. DRHS News club will also meet there Thursday morning from 7:30-8:15.
  • South Dakota State University is hosting Senior Day on Saturday, September 20th.  Seniors – please see Mrs. Ruesink if you are interested in attending.
  • Coronation Candidates: Please meet at the HS Office for photos Tuesday morning at 7:45am. Reminder: Wear business casual clothing. The plan is to go outside, and the grass will be wet.
  • Junior & Senior Students -
    If you are interested in being a Study Buddy to an elementary or middle school student please stop in to see Mrs. Ruesink for more information. All students must be signed up by Friday, September 26th.
  • Good Luck to the golfers as they travel to Madison today – meet starts at 10am.

Dell Rapids Listed as #9 City on the Rise in South Dakota

DellRapidsTowerNerdWallet recently published an article listing the “cities on the rise” in South Dakota.  NerdWallet is trying to find the cities and communities that are growing the fastest and why for each state in the country.  Their factors include growth in working-age population, employment, and income from 2009 to 2012.

NerdWallet found trends when analyzing the communities of South Dakota.  They found that the southeast part of the state is prospering, income is rising, and small cities are strong.

Dell Rapids made the list of the top 20 cities and places on the rise in South Dakota.  Dell Rapids was listed at #9 on the list.  The working-age population in 2012 is listed as 2,838 for Dell Rapids, which is a 22.01% growth from 2009 to 2012.  Median income for Dell Rapids in 2012 is listed as $37,845, which is a 3.15% growth from 2009 to 2012.

North Sioux City was #1 on the list, followed by Pine Ridge, Box Elder, Beresford, Spearfish, Pierre, Sisseton, Yankton, Dell Rapids, and Winner.

The full article published by NerdWallet can be found by clicking here.

Quarrier Volleyball Back in Win Column

QuarriersThe Dell Rapids Quarrier volleyball team got back into the win column with a straight set win over the Canton C-Hawks on Tuesday, September 16th, in Canton.  The Quarriers won by set scores of 25-15, 25-16, 25-16.

Tiffany Finkral had 14 service points and eight kills to lead the Quarriers.  Mara Adams added eight kills.  Brittany Kludt finished with seven kills and three block points.  Sarah Haak finished with 22 set assists in the match.  Shelby Wrage contributed 15 digs for the Quarrier defense.  Baily Munk added 14 digs.

Dell Rapids improves their record to 4-4 on the year.  The Quarriers will host Tri-Valley on Thursday, September 18th.  The match will be webcast on Big Sioux Media.

JV Results:
The JV team won two sets to zero.   Kia Schumacher, Chloe Solberg, Megan Miles, Sami Reider, Trinity Gordon, and Hannah Welbig led the total team effort.  C Team Results:
The C team set scores were 25-20 and 26-24.  Betsy Amundson was cited for her efforts on both offense and defense.  Kenedy Mergen added seven service points.   Lydia Symens and Sydney Stofferahn played well on the defensive side of the net.

All-State Choir Selections for Dell Rapids and Dell Rapids St Mary

sdhsaaLogoEight Dell Rapids students and four Dell Rapids St Mary students were recently selected to participate in the 2014 South Dakota All-State Chorus and Orchestra concert.

Dell Rapids students participating are seniors Melanie Wilke and Luke Snoozy, juniors Josh Benda, Nick Holmes, Mikaela Stofferahn, and Ted DeLange, and sophomores Veronica Fritz and Elly Petrik.  The Dell Rapids St Mary students participating are seniors Matt Farmer and Julia Rush, junior Faith Jorgensen, and sophomore Zachary Geraets.  With his selection this year, Farmer has been selected to participate in the All-State Chorus all four years of high school.

This year’s conductor for the Grand Concert is Dr. Andre Thomas.  He is a professor at Florida State University, and the 2014 South Dakota All-State Chorus will be premiering one of his pieces.  The concert will be held on Saturday, November 1st, at the Sioux Falls Arena and Convention Center.  The concert begins at 7:00 p.m. with the doors opening at 5:30.  Reserved seats are $16.  General admission is $11 for adults and $7 for students.

Laura (Nebben) Knutson

Laura KnutsonLaura C. Knutson, 91, passed away Wednesday, September 17, 2014 at Avera Dells Area Hospital. Laura was born on a farm southeast of Colman to John and Anna (Haugen) Nebben on August 10, 1923. She was baptized on October 28, 1923 and confirmed in the Lutheran faith. She attended eight grades at Gale Ridge Country School and graduated from Colman High School in 1941. She attended Nettleton Community College.

Laura was married to Morris Knutson at Colman Lutheran church on June 8, 1947. She was a long time member of Colman Lutheran Church, WELCA, and a former member of Circle Bible Study. Laura was a member of the Colman American Legion Auxiliary. She was financial secretary at the church for nine years. She was a secretary at the Van Buren and Vogt Law Firm. Laura was the executive secretary at Sioux Valley Energy Electric Association for over 36 years. Her husband preceded her on September 5, 2000. Laura was a quiet and gentle Christian lady. She enjoyed dancing with her husband, listening to good music, bowling, and golfing. Laura was hard to beat at scrabble and liked working on crossword puzzles. Her greatest joy was being with her family.

Laura is survived by two daughters, Kathleen (Randy) Keppen, Sioux Falls, Cynthia Erickson (Keven McGuire), Brandon; five grandchildren, Eric, Angela, Paula, Sarah, and Emily; nine great-grandchildren, Elizabeth, Erica, Morgen, Gustaf, Jack, Amya, Ella, Jace, and Xavier; two sisters, Hilda Johnson, Dell Rapids and Rosetta Croon, Colman; one brother, Palmer “Swede” Nebben, Colman; two sisters-in-law, Delores Nebben, Dell Rapids and Donna (Don) Broksieck, Kansas; two brothers-in-law, Don Knutson, Dell Rapids and Richard (Arlys) Knutson, Custer, SD, and many nieces and nephews. Laura was preceded by her husband Sam, her parents, three sisters, Luella Knutson, Annette Steinborn, Dorothy Plummer, and two brothers, Olaf and Arthur.

Funeral Services will be 2pm Friday, September 19, 2014 at Colman Lutheran Church with burial at Dell Rapids Cemetery. Visitation will be 2 hours prior to the service. Condolences may be left at http://www.skrochfc.com.

Quarrier Golf Second in Madison

NewDRLogoThe Dell Rapids Quarrier golf team placed 2nd at the Madison Invitational on Monday, September 15th.  Aberdeen Roncalli finished first with a team score of 341.  Dell Rapids had a team score of 351.

Ty Hoglund finished 3rd on the day with a round of 84.  Josh Parrott finished 6th with an 87.  Adam Karst placed 8th in the tournament with an 88.  Devon Weber had a round of 92, Mason Schmidt had a 95, and Pierce Shumacher finished with a 98.

Other teams in the tournament were Brookings, Canton, Sioux Valley, Madison, Redfield/Doland, Sisseton, West Central, Milbank, Sioux Falls Christian, Tri-Valley, Tea, Groton and Lennox.

The boys golf team will play in the Elk Point-Jefferson tournament on Friday, September 19th, at the Elk Point Golf Course.

Dell Rapids MIDDLE SCHOOL Announcements

Dell Rapids Middle School Announcements:Quarriers

Wednesday, September 17th
Lunch today will be choices of:   Hot Dog, Toasted Cheese Sandwich with Tomato Soup or Sub Sandwich

  • Students:  If you are interested in reading morning announcements, please sign up in the office.
  • Homecoming T-shirt orders must be in the office by 10am this morning.  Orders will be delivered Oct.1st at 3:30 pm in the HS Commons.
  • DRHS cheer camp will be held this Friday September 19 from 3:30-5:30 in the MS commons with a performance at the FB game that night.
  • Found:  A watch was found in the 5/6 bathroom, please claim in the office.
  • If you have any questions about FCCLA Leadership Weekend or need to turn in your paperwork, please see Ms. Rieck by the end of the day.  Thanks!
  • The 7th and 8th grade football teams hosted Tea Area yesterday. The 7th grade lost to a tough Titan team 36 to 6. The 8th grade also lost their game to Tea 26 to 8. The Quarriers hope to bounce back next week as they host Canton on Tuesday.
  • Attention 7th and 8th grade students:  There will be a meeting for all students interested in Quiz Bowl tomorrow morning at 8:00am in Mr. Fersdahl’s room.
  • **There will be a Student Council meeting at 1:00pm today in the MS Commons**

 

 

Tuesday, September 16th
Lunch today will be choices of:   Hot Pepperoni Sub, BBQ Chicken Wrap or Taco Salad

  • Students:  If you are interested in reading morning announcements, please sign up in the office.
  • Homecoming T-shirts orders are due today.  Order forms are in the office.  Delivery will be Oct.1st at 3:30 pm in the HS Commons.
  • DRHS cheer camp will be held this Friday September 19 from 3:30-5:30 in the MS commons with a performance at the FB game that night against Milbank.  All 5th & 6th grade girls are invited to participate.  Registration forms need to be turned in to the office by the end of the day today.
  • Attention students and staff:  Orthopedic Institute Trainers will be here from 3-4pm today.  If you wish to see them, they are located in the training room – located in the northwest corner of the HS gym.
  • If anyone is interested in attending FCCLA Leadership weekend in October, please check with Ms. Rieck as the paperwork and registration needs to be turned in by tomorrow (Sept. 17).
  • Found:  A watch was found in the 5/6 bathroom yesterday, please claim in the office.
  • Attention 7th and 8th grade students:  There will be a meeting for all students interested in Quiz Bowl this Thursday morning at 8:00am in Mr. Fersdahl’s room.
  • Yesterday the 7th grade girls played two tough games against Canton. In the A game the girls played well as a team and defeated them 2 games to 1. In the B game the girls played their best game of the year and fell just short 2 games to 1.
  • The 8th grade volleyball team played Canton last night.  The A team won 2-0.  Leading the way was Brooke K. with 6 ace serves and Emma P. with 5 ace serves.  We had good spiking from Emma, Jayda, Brooke and Maria.  We had some awesome sets from Raigan and Hannah.  The B team won 2-0.  Leading the way was Jayda K. with 10 ace serves and Ashlee L. with 9 ace serves. Amber K. and Ashlee L. had some good plays at the net and back row.  Keep up the good work!!!
  • Good luck to the 7th and 8th grade football team as they host Tea Area starting at 4:30.
  • Good Luck to the varsity volleyball teams as they travel to Canton today, matches start at 5pm.

 

 

Monday, September 15th
• Happy Belated Birthday to Librarian Ms. Holm!
Lunch today will be choices of:   Cheeseburger, Homestyle Chicken Stew over Biscuit or Sub Sandwich

  • Students:  If you are interested in reading morning announcements, please sign up in the office.
  • Homecoming T-shirts are on sale, cost is $15.00. The shirts are charcoal grey with the school logo. Anyone wishing to order stop in the office for an order form.  All orders should be turned in to the office by tomorrow.  Delivery will be Oct.1st at 3:30 pm in the HS Commons.
  • DRHS cheer camp will be held this Friday September 19 from 3:30-5:30 in the MS commons with a performance at the FB game that night against Milbank.  All 5th & 6th grade girls are invited to participate.  Registration forms were sent home and need to be turned in to the office by the end of the day today.
  • All 7th/8th Grade saxophone players will have their first lesson at 1:05 PM today.  Please report to the band room after roll has been taken for 6th Period.
  • If anyone is interested in attending FCCLA Leadership weekend in October, please check with Ms. Rieck as the paperwork and registration needs to be turned in by Wednesday, Sept. 17.
  • On Thursday the 7th grade girls volleyball team played in Baltic. The girls came out cold and lost game one but then woke up and came firing back to take games two and three for the victory.
  • Good Luck to the golfers as they travel to Madison today – meet starts at 10am.
  • Good Luck to the 7/8 volleyball teams as they host Canton today starting at 4:30pm.

South Dakota High School Volleyball Poll

PictureOfVolleyballSIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – Here is the South Dakota Sportswriters Association volleyball poll for the week of Sept. 15, 2014. Teams are listed with first place votes in parenthesis, record, points and previous ranking:

Class AA
1. Sioux Falls O’Gorman (9) 8-1 45 1
2. Aberdeen Central – 6-0 36 2
3. Watertown – 6-0 24 3
4. Rapid City Stevens – 8-3 16 RV
5. Spearfish – 4-0 10 RV
Others receiving votes: Harrisburg 4-3, Washington 4-5.

Class A
1. S.F. Christian (6) 8-0 42 2
2. Dakota Valley (3) 5-1 39 1
3. Mount Vernon-Plank – 7-0 20 4
4. Belle Fourche – 4-1 15 3
5. Pine Ridge (1) 8-0 11 5
Others receiving votes: Bon Homme 8-0, Sioux Valley 6-2.

Class B
1. Warner (9) 11-1 45 1
2. Northwestern – 9-3 35 2
3. Chester Area – 9-0 27 4
4. Parker – 9-1 14 5
5. Arlington – 10-3 11 3
Others receiving votes: Potter County 7-0, Elkton-Lake Benton 6-2, Gayville-Volin 5-0.

 

Cardinal Football Moves to 2-0

DRSMvsELB_FB_9-12-14_1The Dell Rapid St. Mary Cardinal football team improved their record to 2-0 in impressive fashion by beating the Elkton/Lake Benton Elks 52-14 on Friday, September 12th, in Dell Rapids.

The Elks started the game with a 2-yard touchdown run. After that touchdown the Cardinal offense took control of the game.  St. Mary scored their first touchdown on a 24-yard pass play from Wes Heinricy to Noah Fiegen. St. Mary scored again on a 15-yard touchdown run by Josh Brown. The Cardinals added to their lead in the second quarter on a 12-yard touchdown run by Brown.  St. Mary also scored on touchdown runs by Hienricy, Jacob Glazier, and Mitch Brown in the game.  J. Brown finished the night offensively with 179 yards on 20 carries and three touchdowns.

Defensively the Cardinals were just as impressive. The Cardinals had three interceptions – one by Hienricy, one by Glazier, and one by Casey Hansen. The Cardinals were led by Dalton Houska with 9.5 tackles and a sack.

The Cardinals will travel to Colman/Egan to take on the Hawks on Friday, September 19th.

Highlights