Dell Rapids scored the opening basket of the game, but Vermillion responded with a 10-0 run to take the lead for good the rest of the game. The Tanagers built a 14-5 lead by the end of the first quarter and extended it to 14 points at 26-12 at halftime. The Quarriers were outscored 30-19 in the second half.
The Quarriers shot just 37% (15-41) from the field, 15% (2-13) from three-point area, and only 1-9 from the free-throw line. They also committed 25 turnovers in the game and had a total of 24 team rebounds.
Haileigh Barnhart had 10 points and six rebounds. Mady Vanoverbeke finished with nine points, two rebounds, and two assists. Zoey Hilmoe had five points, and Maggie Schmidt finished with three points and six rebounds.
Dell Rapids (2-11) will host Baltic on Monday, February 1st. The game can be seen on Big Sioux Media.