Sisseton Girls score win over Tri-Valley at SoDak 16, advance to State A Tournament

LANGAGER FOR TWO – Sisseton junior Krista Langager shoots over a Tri-Valley defender to score two of her 23 points in the Redmen victory over the Tri-Valley Mustangs in the SoDak 15 game on Thursday, Feb. 29, in Watertown. Sisseton defeated Tri-Valley 63-52 to qualify for the State A Tournament to be held Mar. 7-9 in Brookings. ~ Courier Photo

The top seeded Class A Sisseton Redmen Girls Basketball Team will move on to the State A Tournament with their 63-52 SoDak 16 victory over the Tri-Valley Mustangs at the Watertown Civic Arena on Thursday, Feb. 29.

Sisseton came out and took a 17-11 lead by the end of the first quarter and held the Mustangs to 5 points in the second quarter to jump out to a 33-16 lead at half-time. The Mustangs tried to make a comeback, but every time the Mustangs made a run, Sisseton had an answer. The Mustangs did outscore Sisseton by six points in the second half, but the Redmen came out on top. For more on this story and many more please purchase a copy of the Sisseton Courier on news stands now or purchase a copy of the E-edtion on this website.