Sisseton Redmen fall to Vermillion Tanagers

LANGAGER DRAWS A CROWD -- Sisseton Junior Krista Langager draws 4Vermillion defenders to score two of her thirteen points. Sisseton fell to Vermillion 47-50 in the semi-final game at the Dacotah Bank Center in Brookings, SD on Friday March 8, 2024. ~Couirier Photo.

The Sisseton Redmen girls basketball team took on the Vermillion Tanagers in the semifinals of the Class A Girls Basketball Tournament on Friday, March 8, 2024 at the Dacotah Bank Center in Brookings. The Tanagers defeated the Redmen 50-47 in a physical matchup.

Sisseton took a 16-15 lead at the end of the first quarter with Vermillion taking a 30-27 lead at half time. The Redmen held the Tanagers to six points in the third quarter with Sisseton taking the lead 39-36. The Tanagers outscored the Redmen 14 to 8 points in the fourth quarter to win the game 50-47. 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.