Football team young but talented

There’s good news and bad news for the Custer High School football team once again this season. The bad news is that for the second consecutive year, the team will be young, with a lot of sophomore and freshmen starters set to take the field. The good news, according to head coach Russ Bailey, is […]

Wrestling regular season ends

Sixteen Custer Wildcats hit the mat for the last regular tournament of the wrestling season. Of the 16, 11 nabbed medals from the Black Hills Classic Tournament, held Saturday, Feb. 4, in Hill City. “The kids are getting healthy and we’re seeing a lot of good things come together,” said coach Jared Webster. “I was […]

Wildcats take first at Custer Invitational

“As a team we did awesome!” That’s the assessment of Custer assistant wrestling coach Skylair Jaure following his team's first place victory at the Custer...

Wildcats add two more to win streak

The Custer High School girls basketball team extended its win streak to five games last week, as it cruised to a pair of wins that pushed its season record to 10-6. Last Friday evening the team pummeled Rapid City Christian 66-19 in a game that was never in doubt and saw every Wildcat varsity player […]

More state qualifers in Sturgis

Two more Custer High School track athletes punched their ticket to the Class A State Track Meet later this month by virtue of their...

Pine Ridge spoils Wildcat homecoming

Custer High School homecoming revelry ended with a thud last Friday evening at Wildcat Field, as the Pine Ridge football team came to Custer and spoiled the Wildcats’ homecoming by stunning the ’Cats 14-8. Perhaps even more damaging, the Thorpes also put a serious dent in the ’Cats’ playoff hopes. The loss makes Thursday’s game […]

Wildcats crush Crusaders

The winning streak continues for the Custer volleyball team as the Wildcats took the first win of the regular season in its opening game against the Red Cloud Crusaders Thursday, Sept 1. In the first set, the Crusaders scored first, nabbing a handful of points from missed Custer serves. While Red Cloud had a slight […]

Wildcat girls finish third at state

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 […]

Girls blow out Bison, edge Dogies

Nearly a month removed from its last loss, the Custer High School girls basketball team appears to be clicking at the right time. It should be no surprise, then, that the Wildcats notched two more wins on its belt last week, one of the dramatic variety and another a game that was never in question. […]

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