KDLT Home KDLT on Facebook KDLT on Twitter Get the KDLT iPhone App Get the KDLT Android App

Lady Kernels On A Roll



Bookmark and Share

MITCHELL, S.D. --  The defending Class AA girls state basketball champion Mitchell Lady Kernels were favorites to repeat until stumbling in early January at Washington and Aberdeen Central.

Those early defeats might have been a bad thing for the rest of the state, because Mitchell is starting to look like a championship team again.

"Well after those two losses we came back even stronger.  Yeah we're coming back as a team." Mitchell Junior Macy Miller said.

The Kernels defeated and avenged their earlier defeat at Central, pummeling the top ranked Huskies 55-37 on Friday night. 

It was Aberdeens first loss of the season and Mitchell's 9th straight win.  SDSU recruits Miller and Kerri Young combined for 44 points and say the early adversity rallied the team.

"Well we played really strong and we came out with lots of confidence, and made big threes, driving to the basket, and we played good defense."  Miller said.

"We knew what we had to do to beat them.  I mean, we had a pretty good gameplan and, I mean, when we played them last time in Aberdeen I don't think we were neccessarily ready to play.  So we had something to play for tonight and so, we all came out pretty excited to do what we had to do."  Young said.
< Prev Story Back To Top Next Story >
     

Buchta, Herd beat Des Moines  story with video

Sioux Falls, SD—For the first time this season, the Sioux Falls Stampede earned ...

Lancers hot from outside in win at Dakota State  story with video

MADISON, S. D. – Mount Marty (S. D. ) hit 16 ...

Eades loves new home at Denny  story with video

The Stampede were glad to be home for Wednesday night's game with Des Moines to start a 9-game homestand ...

Scheels Plays of Week December 8th-14th  story with video  Dec. 17

3 Jacks make AP All-American team  story with video  Dec. 17

Another All-American honor for USF's St. Pierre  story with video  Dec. 17

Mustangs snap Madison's win streak  story with video  Dec. 16

Cougars win behind Mack Johnson's 30  story with video  Dec. 16

KDLT Sports Stories
     

Update: Missing Man Found Deceased

A man reported missing in Charles Mix County was found deceased ...

Light Show Donates To Young Boy With Cancer  story with video

An annual light show in Madison is drawing crowds and ...

SF Building Damaged After Overnight Fire

Firefighters spent part of the early morning hours ...

Police: Spencer Woman Found Dead In Apartment  Dec. 17

SFPD Looking For Casino Robbery Suspects  Dec. 18

2nd Gold Coin Given By Anonymous Donor  Dec. 17

Snow Plows Tackle Drifts In Sioux Falls  story with video  Dec. 17

The Daily Scoop: 12-17-14  story with video  Dec. 17

KDLT News Archive
     
Back To Top