Wildcats stunned in Sweet 16 play

By Carrie Moore

Skylar Dekker receives the ball from a hit delivered by Sioux Valley Thursday, Nov. 10, in the final game in the Region 8A tournament at Ft. Pierre. The undefeated Wildcats were handed their first loss of the season, ending their chances for the state title, by the 15-11 Sioux Valley Cossacks.
Over 30 times this season, the Custer Wildcats have chanted the same mantra before every game: “Stay Humble. Work Hard. Wildcats.” That mantra was chanted for the last time Thursday in Ft. Pierre after the Custer Wildcats were defeated for the first time this season. “This group of girls has worked very hard,” said coach […]