The Lady Blackhawks fell to the Colman-Egan Hawks in the Region 4 Volleyball Tournament in Madison on Tuesday, Nov. 5, and ended their season for this school year. SCW started the night strong by winning the first set with a score of 25-19, but things slowed down for them from there. The next three set scores were 15-25, 8-25 and 14-25. 

The Lady Blackhawks were led by Kaitlin Brueske with eight kills and Morgan Schmiedt with 20 assists and 10 digs. Trista White and Mariah Jost helped out with six kills each. Cassidy Slykhuis added 13 digs, and Kaylee White pitched in with 12 digs and two ace serves.

The Sanborn Central/Woonsocket Lady Blackhawks ended their season with a record of 11-13.

…See photos of the game in this week’s issue of the Sanborn Weekly Journal!

The SCW Blackhawks presented flowers and threw pink mini volleyballs to fans during the starting lineup for their Dig Pink night at Sanborn Central on Tuesday, Oct. 29. Every year, they wear pink jerseys for at least one game to acknowledge Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

In observance of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, the SCW Lady Blackhawks hosted a Dig Pink Night at their last home volleyball game on Tuesday, Oct. 29 at Sanborn Central. Kaylee White spearheaded the organization of the event as her senior project. There was a silent auction, bake sale and chuck-a-duck. They also had a pink and white volleyball signed by all the volleyball players that was sold at a live auction with local auctioneer, Justin Dean, taking bids. All proceeds went to the Heart and Sole Cancer Walk and the Relay for Life. 

…Read on and see more photos in this week’s issue of the Sanborn Weekly Journal!

The 43rd Annual Sanborn County American Cancer Society Benefit Basketball Tournament will be held Saturday, Nov. 16 at Sanborn Central.    

The girls’ games will begin at 9 a.m. with SCW vs. JVC, followed by WS vs. Ethan. The third and fourth place game will be next followed by the championship game. The boys’ games will begin at approximately 1 p.m. with SCW vs. WS, followed by Ethan vs. MV/P.  The third and fourth place game will be next, followed by the championship game.  

This is a benefit tournament. Admission will be $5 for adults and $2 for students.  Door prizes will be given out throughout the day.

The board is looking for additional members.  If you are interested, call Karen Krueger 796-4512 or Lynn Brueske 796-4516.