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Katie Entzi and Tallie Hanson each scored 13 points Friday night in Edgeley, leading Edgeley-Kulm-Montpelier to a 41-31 win over Lisbon in Class B girls basketball. The Rebels improved to 2-0 on the young season, having defeated South Border 60-25 on Tuesday. LIS 6 17 22 31 EKM 7 23 35 41 Lisbon—Elizabeth Lyons 11, Kaitlyn Geyer 6, Brianna Nielson 6, Jamie Reinke 5, Grace Elijah 2, Karly Schultz 1. Totals: 9 FG, 10-17 FT, 13 fouls. 3-pointers: Nielson 2, Reinke.
University of Jamestown men's basketball was dealt a blow Friday night at DSU Fieldhouse in Madison, S.D. The 18th-ranked Jimmies' hot outside shooting was cooled by Dakota State to open North Star Athletic Association conference play. The Trojan's 6-foot-9 junior Justin Folkers scored a game-high 24 points to lead Dakota State to a 69-61 victory over Jamestown.
Jamestown kept the pedal down in boys hockey Friday night at Al Wentz Arena in Rugby. Blue Jay senior forward Devin Hofmann netted a hat trick, while also assisting on sophomore Tommy Gunderson's first varsity goal in the third period, to help Jamestown storm past Bottineau-Rugby 7-2. Jamestown is off to a 3-0 start after outshooting the Braves 48-21.
Jamestown High School impressed its longtime gymnastics coach Dave Tews Thursday in South Dakota. Tews was hoping to see a team score in the mid-130s at the conclusion of the Blue Jays' first evening of competition. But senior Hannah Schiele dominated the all-round, eighth-grader Haley Nelson won or shared the top score in three of the four events, and the Blue Jays tossed a 138.0 on the board at Aberdeen Central High School.
After her volleyball team set a new program standard Thursday in Sioux City, Iowa, Josie Beckman was elated for a different reason. "We're super, super excited, but the more important thing is being able to play another game with the most amazing team," University of Jamestown's junior setter said. "It's awesome making history, but we're so happy to be making it together."
Jimmie volleyball slung a rock at Goliath Wednesday in Sioux City, Iowa, but the giant stayed standing. Top-ranked and undefeated Lindsey Wilson College (Ky.) swept University of Jamestown 3-0 on the second day of pool play at the NAIA Women’s Volleyball National Championship tournament. The Blue Raiders’ Polish freshman, Paulina Sobolewska, posted match highs of 17 kills (.552 hitting) and 16 digs, leading Lindsey Wilson to its 30th win of the season.
Elise Peterson and the Jimmies dug in on day 1 in Sioux City, Iowa. The senior libero scored a match-high 34 digs Tuesday to open NAIA volleyball national tournament pool play against Cornerstone University (Mich.). Jamestown and the Golden Eagles went the distance inside the Tyson Event Center, but the Jimmies rolled to a 15-8 victory in a deciding fifth set to take the match 3-2. Jamestown faces No. 1-ranked and undefeated Lindsey Wilson (Ky.) today at 10 a.m.
Carrington kicked off the Class B girls basketball season Tuesday with a 71-50 victory over the Velva Aggies in Carrington. The Cards were down 26-22 at the half, but McKenzie Johnson (19 points), Kadyn Mehring (17) and Jill Endres (12) all hit double figures in scoring to help the home team eventually cruise by 21. Carrington 71, Velva 50 VEL 10 26 39 50 CAR 12 22 46 71 VEL—Hope Brewer 15, Greta Florence 12, Sydney Larson 8, Rachel Mack 8, Kylie Hildie 2, Kaitlyn Luna 3, Rylee Frantsen 2.
Arizona was kind to University of Jamestown men’s basketball over the weekend. The Jimmies (9-2) d e f e a t - ed Arizona C h r i s t i a n U n i v e r s i t y 100-86 in Phoenix on Friday and (RV) Benedictine University-Mesa 79-69 in Mesa on Saturday. Senior forward Sam Johnson made 5 of 5 from 3-point range and scored 19 points for the Jimmies in their 14-point win over the Firestorm (4-1) to start the weekend. All five Jamestown starters hit double figures in scoring.
Jamestown High School kept rolling Saturday in boys hockey. The Blue Jays dispatched a light-on-numbers Hazen-Beulah team 8-1 at Hazen Winter Sports Arena, receiving at least a point from 10 separate skaters. Jamestown's Leo Halko tallied a goal and a pair of assists, while Parker Stockert found the back of the net twice.