Blackhawk girls earn District 9B title

Hawks to battle Mitchell Christian for State B berth

THE DISTRICT 9B Champions for the second year in a row are the SC/W Lady Blackhawks. The 2012-13 team is pictured above with their championship plaque. In back from left: Co-Head Coach Rob Baruth, Leah Baysinger, Morgan Selland, Ashley Schmit, Tayla Weber, Myah Selland, Shelby Selland, Marissa Weber, Asst. Coach Justin Dean, Savannah Swenson, Co-Head Coach Tim McCain; middle row: Candace Page-Marten, Morgan Larson, Rachel Selland, Rachelle Moore, Bailey Moody, Kelbi Dean, Amberiah Smith, student manager Kaylee White; front row: student manager Jaycee Baruth and cheerleaders, Michele Carda, Ashleigh Fry, Dayna Opsahl and Tristen Wormstadt.

The SC/W Blackhawk girls became District 9B Champions and advanced to Region 5B play with an 81-43 win over James Valley Christian Thursday night at Huron.
Morgan Selland and Rachelle Moore shared top billing with 14 points apiece. Rachel Selland and Shelby Selland chipped in 12 each, while Marissa Weber added 10.
Weber and Myah Selland each brought down six rebounds. My. Selland also recorded eight assists, while Moore and Candace Page-Marten had five.
SC/W shot 34-of-62 from the field and 6-of-9 from the stripe. They had 35 total boards and committed 13 turnovers to JVC’s 14.
JVC was led by Jaclyn Loban with 16 points and five assists. Tara Nihart had 11 points and Hannah Loban had five steals.
The Vikings shot 17-of-51 from the floor and just 2-of-10 from the charity stripe. They ended their season 11-10.
The Lady Blackhawks are now 21-1 heading into Regions. They will play District 10B champs Mitchell Christian Friday night at 7 p.m. at Huron. The winner will advance to the State B Tournament March 7-9 at Huron.
The Golden Eagles carry a 15-6 record. The two teams met Valentine’s Day, where a close contest led to a break-away fourth quarter win for the Hawks, 63-53.

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