Dell Rapids had a six point lead after the first quarter at 24-18. The Panthers then scored 27 points in the second quarter, while holding Dell Rapids to 12, to head into the locker room at halftime ahead 45-36. The Quarriers then swung the game back into their favor in the third quarter outscoring Dakota Valley 22-12 to regain the lead at 58-57 heading into the final quarter. Dell Rapids was able to hang on for the three point win.
The Quarriers shot 38% from two-point range in the game, 44% from three-point range, and 57% from the free-throw line. Dakota Valley was 47% from the field, 45% from three-point area, and 100% from the free-throw line.
Ty Hoglund had a team-high 21 points and five assists. Sheldon Siemonsma had 17 points, six rebounds, and two steals. Sam White and Hoglund both had five rebounds in the game.
Dell Rapids (15-1) will travel to Canton on Monday, February 15th.