Three Quarrier Golfers Qualify for State

NewDRLogoThree Dell Rapids Quarrier golfers qualified for the 2016 State A Tournament.  Jordan Kerns, Mason Schmidt, and Karsen Welbig all qualified individually after their play at the Region 1A Tournament on Monday, September 26th, at the Madison Country Club.

Kerns finished with a round of 94 and placed 14th.  Schmidt finished with a round of 96 and placed 18th.  Welbig had a round of 103 and placed 27th, just making the individual cut for state.  Sheldon Siemonsma had a round of 107, and Zach McKee had a round of 116.  Lucas Schaefbauer and Stuart Farrand, both from Aberdeen Roncalli, finished with round of 86 to finish first and second respectfully.

Aberdeen Roncalli finished first as a team with a score of 351.  Sioux Valley was second with 363, and Sisseton was third with a score of 369.  All members of these teams also qualify for the state tournament.  Dell Rapids finished fifth as a team with a score of 400.

Kerns, Schmidt, and Welbig will play at the 2016 State A Tournament on Monday, October 3rd, and Tuesday, October 4th, at the Hart Ranch Golf Course in Rapid City.

Cardinals 0-4 at Elkton Volleyball Tournament

DRSM LogoThe Dell Rapids St Mary Cardinal volleyball team went 0-4 on Saturday, September 24th, at the Don Magnus Memorial Volleyball Tournament in Elkton.

The Cardinals fell to Alcester-Hudson by scores of 25-7, 25-23.  Kennedi Mullaney had eight kills in the match.  Jackie Wolles had four kills and three digs.  Haley Michel finished with eight digs.  Cassy Geraets had 11 set assists.

Iroquois defeated St Mary by scores of 25-14, 26-24.  K. Mullaney and Cassie Mullaney each had two kills in the match.  Michel tallied five digs, and Geraets had eight set assists.  K. Mullaney also had a block while Wolles had two digs.

St Mary then fell to Elkton-Lake Benton by scores of 25-12, 25-15.  Veronica Beck had three kills for the Cardinals.  Michel had seven digs, Wolles had four, and Maxwell had three digs.  Geraets had four set assists, and Wolles had two.

The Cardinals also lost to Gayville-Volin by scores of 25-23, 25-12.  Wolles and Maddie Schwebach each had two kills in the match.  K. Mullaney, Beck, and C. Mullaney had three blocks apiece.  Michel finished with five digs.  Geraets had four set assists, and Wolles had two assists.

St Mary’s record on the season is now 2-14.  The Cardinals will travel to Baltic on Tuesday, September 27th.

Quarriers Win Homecoming Game over West Central

DellRapidsFootballLogoThe Dell Rapids Quarriers scored 21 unanswered points in the second half on their way to a 21-7 win over the West Central Trojans on Homecoming Friday, September 23rd.

West Central scored on a three-yard touchdown run in the first quarter, but that was the only score they would get the rest of the game. The Trojans did lead 7-0 at halftime, but Dell Rapids scored two times in the third quarter and one more time in the fourth for the win.

Anthony Miller had seven carries for 55 yards and a touchdown. Tanner Heim had six carries for 52 yards and a touchdown. Hunter Hansen carried the ball 13 times for 27 yards. Matt Gillogly had three carries for 21 yards and a touchdown. Hansen was 3-6 passing for 32 yards. Mason Peter had a catch for 25 yards. Seth Andersen had a catch for seven yards. Peter led the team with six tackles. Ross Wiebenga, Cole VanDuyn, and Andersen all had five tackles each.

Dell Rapids improves to 3-2 on the year. The Quarriers will travel to Canton on Friday, September 30th. The game can be seen on Big Sioux Media.

Late 2nd Quarter Run Sends Badgers to Win over Cardinals

drsmvsa-lp_fb_9-23-16_1The Arlington/Lake Preston Badgers scored four times in the second quarter on their way to a 68-30 win over the Dell Rapids St Mary Cardinals on the Cardinal’s Homecoming game on Friday, September 23rd.

St Mary scored the first touchdown of the game with 2:15 left in the first quarter on a one-yard touchdown run by Dalton Houska.  The Badgers answered with 1:16 left in the quarter when Devon Heuer scored on a 61-yard run.  A/LP converted the two-points and led 8-6 after the first quarter.

The Cardinals regained the lead with 10:50 to play in the second quarter after Sam Schwebach scored on a one-yard run.  Houska scored the two-point converstion, and St Mary went ahead 14-0.  The Badgers tied the game at 14-14 with 7:55 to play in the half on an eight-yard touchdown run by Heuer.  The Badgers then scored three more times in the second quarter, two scores after St Mary turnovers, and A/LP held a 36-14 lead at halftime. drsmvsa-lp_fb_9-23-16_2

St Mary scored the first touchdown of the second half with 7:21 to go when Garret Frost connected with Schwebach on a 10-yard pass on fourth down to pull the Cardinals within 14 at 36-22.  The Badgers, however, kept rolling offensively scoring the next three touchdowns to go ahead 60-22.  Payton Park scored with 7:22 to go for the Cardinals on a 15-yard run, but A/LP added one more score a few minutes later.

The Cardinals had 356 yards of total offense, but the Badgers had 431 yards.  Frost had 16 carries for 55 yards in the game.  Houska finished with 12 carries for 55 yards and a touchdown.  Luke Brown was 3-4 passing for 69 yards.  Frost was 3-7 passing for 43 yards and a touchdown.  Evan Brown had two catches for 48 yards, and Frost had two catches for 44 yards.  Houska led the team defensively with seven tackles on the night.

St Mary fell to 1-4 on the year.  The Cardinals will host Elkton/Lake Benton on Friday, September 30th.  The game can be seen on Big Sioux Media.

Cardinal Volleyball Falls to Colman/Egan

DRSM LogoThe Dell Rapids St Mary Cardinal volleyball team fell to the Colman/Egan Hawks on Thursday, September 22nd.  The Hawks won in straight games by scores of 25-19, 25-15, 25-18.

Maddie Schwebach finished the night with seven kills, one block, two digs and two ace serves.  Rhiannon Glazier had five kills, three digs, two blocks, and two ace serves.  Cassy Geraets finished with 10 set assists and five ace serves.  Haley Michel tallied eight digs, while Carly Maxwell had five digs, and Jackie Wolles had four digs.  Kennedi Mullaney added three kills on the night.

The Cardinals fall to 2-10 on the season.  St Mary will play in the Elkton Tournament on Saturday, September 24th.

Quarrier Cheer Team Finishes 2nd at Sioux Valley

NewDRLogoThe Dell Rapids Quarrier competitive cheer team finished second overall at the Sioux Valley Competitive Cheer and Dance Invite on Thursday, September 22nd.  The Quarriers finished with a team score of 138.00.  Sioux Valley won the cheer event with 158.00 points.  Arlington/Lake Preston was third with 109.50 points, Redfield-Doland fourth with 96.50 points, and Faulkton fifth with 95.50 points.

The Quarriers will be at the O’Gorman Invite on Tuesday, September 27th.

Rocky Run Golf Course Hosts Dells Cross Country Invite

CrossCountry-GenericThe Dell Rapids Rocky Run Golf Course hosted the Dell Rapids Cross Country Invite on Wednesday, September 23rd.  The Dell Rapids girls team finished second with a score of 32 points.  Flandreau won the girls title with 28 points.  Garretson was third with 37 points.  Elkton-Lake Benton won the boys title with 44 points.  Flandreau Indian School was second with 51 points, and Tea Area was third with 57 points.

Connor Libis (DRSM) finished first individually in the boys division.  Madeline Hursey (Flandreau) was first individually for the girls.

The Quarrier cross country teams will be at the West Central Invite on Monday, September 26th.  The Cardinal cross country teams will be at the Colman-Egan Invite on Wednesday, September 28th.

Varsity Girls Results:

  • 3rd:  Shaylee Hoff (DR) – 21:28.73
  • 5th:  Christina Vogal (DRSM) – 22:04.92
  • 6th:  Ella Heinitz (DRSM) – 22:07.89
  • 11th:  Aspen Hansen (DR) – 22:52.32
  • Madysen VanOverbeeke (DR) – 23:40.86
  • Averi Pankonen (DR) – 23:48.67
  • Catherine Vogel (DRSM) – 25:26.84

JV Girls Results:

  • 3rd:  Katie Jaycox (DR) – 19:01.98
  • 9th:  Olivia Downs (DR) – 20:48.10
  • 10th:  Arial Hoffman (DR) – 20:49.32
  • 11th:  Amanda Tomes (DR) – 20:59.31
  • 12th:  Kathryn Fletcher (DR) – 21:00.18
  • Emily Dorn (DR) – 21:44.45
  • Olivia Stelzer (DR) – 22:20.15
  • Tiffanie Dorale (DR) – 22:26.82
  • Ravyn Hoffman (DR) – 23:32.75
  • Grace Tisher (DR) – 24:57.99
  • Ella Lueders (DR) – 28:36.01
  • Stephanie Dennis (DR) – 29:54:58

JH Girls Results:

  • 3rd:  Becky Dorn (DR) – 15:38.00
  • 4th:  Alli DeStigter (DR) – 15:59.00
  • 8th:  Sami Schmidt (DR) – 17:25.00
  • 11th:  Sidney Krantz (DR) – 19:15.00
  • 12th:  Cariss Montgomery (DR) – 19:25.00
  • Dina Dusha (DR) – 24:36.00

Varsity Boys Results:

  • 1st:  Connor Libis (DRSM) – 18:13.77
  • 3rd:  Carter Wynja (DR) – 18:29.33
  • 14th:  Jacob Vogel (DRSM) – 19:22.24
  • Canyon Lowman (DR) – 19:53.32
  • Jason Cook (DRSM) – 21:55.63
  • James Lueders (DR) – 22:02.90
  • Caleb Kirschenmann (DR) – 23:47.39

JV Boys Results:

  • 5th:  Mitchell Heinemann (DR) – 16:13.73
  • 7th:  Gabe Skonseng (DR) – 16:38.14
  • 13th:  Logan Millman (DR) – 17:25.84
  • 15th:  Ryan Keener (DR) – 17:37.04
  • Evan Schmidt (DR) – 18:48.43
  • Micah Gleason (DR) – 22:47.84

JH Boys Results:

  • 9th:  Logan Anderson (DR) – 14:18.99
  • 10th:  Thomas Eining (DRSM) – 14:29.97
  • 13th:  Clay Wolles (DRSM) – 14:54.18
  • 15th:  Seth Roemen (DRSM) – 15:03.16
  • Noah Dennis (DRSM) – 15:14.60
  • Hunter Griffin (DRSM) – 15:26.59
  • Sam Palmer (DRSM) – 16:02.15
  • Hunter Nelson (DR) – 16:08.88
  • Justin Nirva (DR) – 16:54.47
  • Michael Merry (DR) – 17:08.41



Quarrier Volleyball Wins Sixth Match of Season

NewDRLogoAfter starting the season 0-3, the Dell Rapids Quarriers have now won six of their last seven matches, the latest win coming on Tuesday, September 20th, against Garretson.  The Quarriers won by set scores of 25-21, 23-25, 25-16, 25-23 against the Blue Dragons in Garretson.

Trinity Gordon paced the offense with 19 kills.  Emma Paul added 11 kills.  Gordon also had a block on the night.  Chloe Solberg had 33 set assists in the match.  Solberg also had 13 digs and three ace serves.  Brooke Klein had 26 digs.  Paul and Hanna Fletcher each had two ace serves.

The Quarriers now improve to 6-4 on the year.  Dell Rapids will host the Flandreau Fliers on Thursday, September 22nd.

Quarrier Golf Finishes 10th at Dak 12 Tourney

NewDRLogoThe Dell Rapids Quarrier boys golf team finished 10th at the Dak-12 Conference Tournament on Monday, September 19th, at The Bluffs Golf Course in Vermillion.  Dell Rapids finished with a team score of 363.  Tea Area won the team title with a score of 316.  Canton was second with a 332, and Dakota Valley was third with a 336.

Jordan Kerns finished the tournament tied for 20th with a round of 85.  Mason Schmidt finished with an 86.  Sheldon Siemonsma had a round of 94.  Karsen Welbig had a 96, Jack Weber a 116, and Malakai Andersen a 129.

The Quarriers will play in the Region 1A Tournament on Monday, September 26th, at the Madison Country Club.

Brookings Cheer & Dance Invite Results

The Dell Rapids Quarrier and Dell Rapids St Mary Cardinal competitive cheer teams both competed at the Brookings Cheer and Dance Invite on Saturday, September 17th.  The invite consisted of 18 teams from both Class AA and Class A.

The Cardinals finished 12th overall and third among Class A teams with a score of 192.0.  Dell Rapids finished 14th overall and fifth among Class A teams with a score of 189.50.  Sioux Falls Roosevelt was the overall champion with 269.50 points.  Brandon Valley was second with 259.50 points, and Watertown was third with 232.00 points.  Sioux Valley was the top Class A school and finished 6th overall with a score of 215.50.  Wagner was the second Class A team and finished 9th overall with a score of 196.50.

Dell Rapids will be at the Sioux Valley Invite on Thursday, September 22nd, the O’Gorman Invite on Tuesday, September 27th, and the Dakota Valley Invite on Saturday, October 1st.

The Cardinals will participate in the Dakota Valley Invite on Saturday, October 1st.