It was a weekend of highs, lows, history and near-misses at the South Dakota Class A State Track meet in Sioux Falls and Tea last weekend. When the dust settled Custer High School athletes came home with four gold medals, a third place trophy and a feat that is unmatched in school—and possibly state—history. The […]
The Custer Cross Country team kicked off the 2017 season at the Douglas Early Bird meet last Friday. “The kids had a strong showing for their first meet,” said Coach Karen Karim. On the girls side, Mallory Delmont led the way in third place, followed by seniors Tori Glazier in eighth and Tayler Carlson coming […]
Senior distance runner Joe Rush ran the fastest 3200 in Custer High School history last Saturday in Sioux Falls on his way to placing...
“Who Needs a Name” were the winners of the Gold Discovery Days volleyball tournament, with the “Fluffy Kittens” placing second. Who Needs a Name’s team members were Stacy Bauer, Austin Bauer and Tara Lowberg. The Fluffy Kittens were Ben Wahlstrom, Logan Block, Jordan Menken, Alisha Schultz and Vaughn Ziolkowski. The winners for best team name […]
The Custer High School varsity girls cross country team took first place honors in a field of seven teams at the Northern Hills Invitational...
The Custer High School girls basketball team alternated wins and losses in going 2-2 and finishing in sixth place at last week’s Lakota Nation Invitational in Rapid City. The Wildcats faced Red Cloud in the fifth and sixth place game Saturday afternoon at St. Thomas More. After a nip and tuck battle throughout most of […]
In its Sept. 26 game against Hill City, the Custer High School volleyball team lost in five sets (20-25, 25-17, 25-20, 22-25 and 13-15). Leah Zacher led the team with eight kills, and Renee Kirk was close behind with six. Kirk also led the ’Cats with 24 points while Torrie Murray had six blocks. “This […]
When the competitive cheerleaders began their routine with the cheer, “The Wildcats are here, we’re here to set the tone,” little did they know they were predicting the future: a state championship. The Custer Wildcats stunted, soared and cheered their way to the top, easily taking first place in the small squad competition at the […]
Custer High School rodeo team members Ashlee Kritenbrink and Rachael McCoy are headed to Gillette, Wyo., July 15-22 for the National High School Finals Rodeo. After competing last week at the South Dakota State High School Rodeo in Belle Fourche last weekend, McCoy placed third in the state in barrel racing and Kritenbrink placed fourth […]
Custer High School rodeo team members Lexi McCoy, Ashlee Kritenbrink and Rachael McCoy qualified for the South Dakota State High School Rodeo Finals at a rodeo in Wall this past weekend. Results from Saturday’s Rodeo: Barrel Racing: Rachael McCoy – 1st (10 points) with a 15.932. Breakaway Roping: Lexi McCoy – seventh (four points) […]