The Potter County Battlers took a step closer to the State B tourney with their win over the Faulkton Area Trojans on Friday night in Region 2B boys basketball action in Gettysburg. The Battlers will head to Miller on Tuesday to take on De Smet to see who will earn a berth in the State B basketball tournament in Aberdeen. After Friday’s game, the top 16 teams were re-seeded, with Potter County coming in at number 12 to play the number five ranked De Smet team. The rankings for the teams are White River, Timber Lake, Clark/Willow Lake, Jones County, De Smet, Sully Buttes, Bridgewater/Emery, Viborg/Hurley, Northwestern, Colome, Lemmon, Potter County, Corsica/Stickney, Dell Rapids St. Mary, Wolsey/Wessington, and Sandborn Central/Woonsocket. You can see the brackets on the SD High School Activities Association Website, at https://www.sdhsaa.com/Athletics/BoysSports/Basketball/BracketsB.aspx
If you didn’t make it to Friday’s game, be sure to catch the livestream through the Potter County News website.
Watch this week’s edition of the News for full reports on the games that got the Battlers to the SoDak 16, as the Battlers continue their trek to the State B tourney.