Quarriers JV boys win 2 of 3
January 28. 2014 1:20PM
Dell Rapids’ junior varsity boys basketball team topped the Blue Dragons 53-28 Tuesday, Jan. 21 in Garretson.
In his best showing of the season, Cordell Wright led the Quarriers with 13 points and 10 rebounds. Dell Rapids’ Sam White led all scorers with 14 points, while Brett Mogen hit a couple long-range shots on his way to a 10-point night.
Tanner Heim had five points and four steals for the Quarriers.
The Quarriers were eight of 16 from the free-throw line. White had the game of his life against Cheyenne-Eagle Butte Saturday, Jan. 18, scoring 19 points and grabbing six rebounds in the Quarriers’ 51-38 home win. White also had two steals.
Dell Rapids held a one-point lead at halftime.
Mogen scored nine points and recorded four assists for the Quarriers. Other contributors for Dell Rapids were Mason Peter and Josh Benda – each had eight points.
Sioux Falls Christian handed the Quarriers a 56-42 loss Tuesday, Jan. 14 in Dell Rapids. Despite the loss, Dell Rapids junior varsity coach Mick Hoglund said it was the best basketball his team had played during the season.
Sheldon Siemonsma was the leading scorer for Dell Rapids with 16 points, while White added 10 and Heim with eight.