BOYS BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Elks claim DVC Tournament title

COLMAN, S.D. – Elkton Lake Benton captured the Dakota Valley Conference Tournament title Saturday with a 54-49 victory over Deubrook Area.

Nathan Krog led the charge for yhe Elks with 20 points and eight rebounds while Heath Schindler finished with 13 points and Tyler Stuefen had 11.

Nathan Vostad was the leading score for Deubrook Area with 14 while Dustin Trooien finished with 12.

ELKTON/LB 54, DEUBROOK?AREA?49

ELKTON, S.D./LAKE BENTON (9-3 OVERALL): Heath Schindler 3 7-11 13, Trevan Farnham 2 0-0 5, Walker Sik 0 1-3 1, Quinn Fargen 1 0-0 3, Nick Krog , Nathan Krog 6 8-11 20, Tyler Stuefen 4 0-0 11, Alex Trautman 1 0-0 2, TOTALS: 17-47 (36%) 16-25 (64%) 54.

DEUBROOK AREA (6-5 OVERALL): Jordan Wright 0 2-7 2, Quinn Peterson 4 0-0 8, Dustin Trooien 5 0-2 12. Riley Hanson 1 2-4 4, Trent Johnson 1 0-0 3, Cory Rogness 0 0-0 0, Jacob Johnson 0 0-0 0, Nathan Vostad 5 0-0 14, Alex Trautman 1 0-0 2. TOTALS: 19-45 (42%) 4-13 (31%) 49.

HALFTIME: Elkton/Lake Benton 22, Deubrook Area 12. 3-POINT FIELD GOALS: Elkton/Lake Benton 4-17 (23.5%); Deubrook Area 7-12 (58%). REBOUNDS: Elkton/Lake Benton 37 (Krog 8); Deubrook Area 28 (Trooien 7). TOTAL FOULS (FOULED OUT): Elkton/Lake Benton 12 (None); Deubrook Area 22 (Wright). TECHNICAL FOULS: None. ASSISTS: Elkton/Lake Benton 1 (Schindler); Deubrook Area 1 (Wright). STEALS: Elkton/Lake Benton 10 (Krog 3, Fargen 3); Deubrook Area 1 (Johnson). BLOCKED SHOTS: Elkton/Lake Benton 0 ; Deubrook Area 1 (Peterson). TURNOVERS: Elkton/Lake Benton 9; Deubrook Area 13.

YME 75, RCW 60

RENVILLE – Yellow Medicine East used a big game from Chase Richter en route to a 75-60 victory over Renville County West on Saturday.

Richter finished the game with 21 points and six rebounds. Blake Lindstrom also had a productive night for the Sting with 17 points.

Ian Engstrom and Griffen Schaub led RCW with 15 and 13 points respectively. Colin Thompson also chipped in 13 points for the Jaguars. Engstrom was also the leading rebounder for RCW with 13.

YELLOW MEDICINE EAST (2-14 OVERALL, 0-9 WEST CENTRAL SOUTH): Austin Vikander 2 0-0 7 , Grant Lalim 2 2-2 6, Jacob Guertin 2 0-0 4, Blake Lindstrom 4 3-10 13, Chase Richter 7 7-9 21, Tyson Velde 3 3-4 9, Tristen LeBlanc 0 0-0 0, Ted Sjurseth 0 1-4 1, Logan DeBlieck 4 2-4 10. TOTALS: 28-66 (42%) 15-23(65%) 75.

RENVILLE COUTY WEST (1-14 OVERALL, 1-9 CAMDEN NORTH): Colin Thompson 3 4-10 13, Lance Holm 0 0-1 0, Brady Holwerda 3 2-3 11, Nick Fischer 0 0-0 0, Nathan Refsland 4 0-1 8, Griffin Schaub 1 2-5 13, Ian Engtrom 6 3-4 15, Spencer Mortensen 0 0-0 0. TOTALS: 22-47 (46%) 11-23 (47%) 60.

HALFTIME: Yellow Medicine East 36, Renville County West 22. 3-POINT FIELD GOALS: Yellow Med. East 4-14 (28%); Renville County West 5-12 (41%). REBOUNDS: Yellow Med. East (Velde 4); Renville County West 19 (Engstrom 13). TOTAL FOULS (FOULED OUT): Yellow Med. East 24 (Lalim); Renville County West 16 (None). TECHNICAL FOULS: None. ASSISTS: Yellow Med. East 15 (Lindstrom 7); Renville County West 5 (Schaub 2). STEALS: Yellow Med. East 15 (Vikander 4, Lindstrom 4); Renville County West 3 (Engstrom 2). BLOCKED SHOTS: Yellow Med. East 1(Velde); Renville County West 0 . TURNOVERS: Yellow Med. East 18; Renville County West 20

WWG 62, Fulda 45

WESTBROOK – Westbrook-Walnut grove cruised to a 62-45 victory over Fulda on Saturday.

Shane Buchman scored 16 points to lead the Chargers to go with 14 more from Matt Otto and 11 from Brody Williams.

Justin Dierks led the way for Fulda with 17 points and Cole Dierks contributed 16 points.

WESTBROOK-WALNUT GROVE (8-9 OVERALL, 7-4 RED ROCK): Tristan Joel 1 0-0 2 , Brody Williams 5 1-2 11, Walker Christians 1 0-0 3, Alex Knutson 3 5-6 12, Shane Buchman 4 4-7 16, Matt Otto 7 0-0 14, Jacob Otto 0 0-0 0, Randy Knutson 2 0-0 4, Alex Burns . TOTALS: 23-62 (37%) 10-15 (67%) 62.

FULDA (2-13 OVERALL, 2-9 RED ROCK): Cole Dierks 6 1-2 16, Josh Ramerth 2 0-0 4, , Justin Dierks 5 2-2 17, Bennett Appel 2 2-3 6, John Gunderman 1 0-0 1. TOTALS: 8-25 (32%) 5-8 (62.5%) 45.

3-POINT FIELD GOALS: Fulda 8-20 (40%); WWG 6-19 (31.5%). REBOUNDS: Fulda (not reported); WWG 44 (Buchman 10, Knutson 10). TOTAL FOULS (FOULED OUT): Fulda 13 (None); WWG (Not reported). TECHNICAL FOULS: None. ASSISTS: Fulda (Not reported); WWG 15 (A. Knusson 7). STEALS: Fulda (Not Reported); WWG 9 (A. Knutson 4). BLOCKED SHOTS: Fulda (Not Reported); WWG 1 (Williams). TURNOVERS: Fulda 22; Home WWG 17.