Rush dominant at Douglas Early Bird

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 […]

Rush breaks school record

Senior distance runner Joe Rush ran the fastest 3200 in Custer High School history last Saturday in Sioux Falls on his way to placing...

GDD sports winners named

“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 […]

Girls finish sixth at LNI

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 […]

Three cowgirls qualify for state

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) […]

Custer advances in Region play

The Custer volleyball team’s perfect season remains intact after the second round of Region 8A play. The Wildcats had a bye in the first round, pairing them with the Spearfish Spartans, who defeated Hill City last week. The game was a rematch from 2015’s region game, where the Spartans defeated the Wildcats in five sets […]

Two qualify for national rodeo

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 […]

New season, new coach for golf team

There is a new head coach for the Custer High School girls golf team this year, and she hopes to bring a Wildcat golf...

Girls among favorites for state title

With every member of a team that finished second at the South Dakota Class A State Track Meet returning this spring, coach Craig Black has a potential powerhouse in his Custer High School girls track team. Six of the girls who return earned a medal at last year’s state meet, led by Tori Glazier, who […]

Lewis vs. Kainz in wrestling opener

The winter sports season kicked off Saturday with the annual Custer Invitational Wrestling Tournament. In a highly contested tournament made up of 21 teams from four states, five Wildcats took home medals, including one championship. “Overall, I saw a lot of good things, things to be expected for the first tournament of the year,” said […]

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