Middle school basketball 2-3-24


Seventh-grade wins two
The Huron 7th grade boys’ basketball team swept a pair of games this past week, taking a 59-21 victory in Yankton on Monday and downing Mitchell 52-40 on Thursday.

Huron 59, Yankton 21
The Tigers rode the scoring of Carter Porisch and Josh Gilbert and a solid defensive effort to the win. Porisch scored 35 points and Gilbert added 16 in the win.

Huron 52, Mitchell 40

Porisch again led the way for the Tigers, netting 34 points, while Gilbert tacked on nine and Malcom Williams chipped in eight.

Tiger 8th grade falls to Kernels
HURON — The Huron Tiger 8th grade boys’ basketball teams dropped a trio of games to the Mitchell Kernel boys Thursday afternoon at Huron Middle School gymnasium.

In the “A" contest, Mitchell emerged with a 42-25 win. Huron was led by Parker Bischoff’s seven points, while Colt Culver added five points.

Mitchell also pulled out a win in the “B” game, 35-26.

Huron got 14 points from Yo Yo and eight from Saw Htoo.

The “C” game went to the Kernels with a final score of 34-23. Huron got seven points each form Hser Teeh Pyew and Jovanny Velez.

Huron returns to action Monday, when the Tigers travel to Pierre.