The Dell Rapids St Mary Cardinal 5th-grade boys basketball team hosted a tournament on Saturday, March 15th. Six teams participated in the tournament including Dell Rapids St Mary, Dell Rapids, Sioux Falls Christian, West Central, Harrisburg and Howard. The six teams were broken into two pools of three teams each. After six “pool-play” games, two players from each team participated in a “hot shot” contest, and then the final three games were played to determine placings. All nine of the games and the “hot-shot” contest were streamed live on Big Sioux Media, and all the games are available to watch as an archived video under the webcasts page.
The championship game of the tournament was between Dell Rapids St Mary and Dell Rapids, with the St Mary Cardinal team winning 53-27.
- Game 1: DR St Mary 43, SF Christian 16
- Game 2: Harrisburg 32, Howard 15
- Game 3: West Central 41, SF Christian 16
- Game 4: Dell Rapids 39, Howard 24
- Game 5: DR St Mary 44, West Central 24
- Game 6: Dell Rapids 37, Harrisburg 34
- 5th/6th Place Game: Howard 27, SF Christian 18
- 3rd/4th Place Game: Harrisburg 31, West Central 20
- 1st/2nd Place Game: DR St Mary 53, Dell Rapids 27