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Battlers compete in SoDak 16

With a record of 13 wins and six losses, a second place ranking in Region 2B, and two solid wins in post season play, the Mighty Potter County Battlers earned an invitation to be part of the SoDak 16 Tournament Playoffs.  The Battlers were given a 12th seed, and their challengers were to be the fifth seeded DeSmet Bulldogs, who […]

Battlers beat Trojans to advance to SoDak 16

In the tightly contested third round Region 2B playoff game on March 1, the battle cry for the home team became, “Not in our house!” The fifth ranked Faulkton Area Trojans won the right to challenge the Potter County Battlers by upsetting the third ranked Leola/Fredericks Titans on Tuesday, Feb. 26. The Battlers held home court by thumping the Ipswich […]

Potter County clears first step to state

It was the Big D in Gettysburg on Tuesday night, Feb. 26, and I don’t mean Dallas.  Dawson Simon was on fire and the Battlers’ defense was gigantic in defeating the Ipswich Tigers in the second round of the Region 2B playoffs. The Tigers had just won their way into the second round by besting the Eureka/Bowdle Patriots, 70 to […]

Wrestlers place at State B tourney

Friday B-126 Round 1 (16 Man): Jadyn Coller (Philip Area) 33-1 won by fall over Koltyn Forbes (Potter County) 26-17 (Fall 0:59) 1ST WRESTLEBACKS:  Blade Forman (Miller/Highmore-Harrold) 21-11 won by major decision over Koltyn Forbes (Potter County) 26-18 (MD 8-0) B-160 Round 1 (16 Man): Chayce Rausch (Potter County) 22-11 won by fall over Tucson Freeman (Mobridge-Pollock) 31-19 (Fall 5:26);  […]

Battlers beat Tigers in Thursday afternoon make-up game

Stats Potter County 67 Ipswich 64 Non-conference at Ipswich Potter County 17 17 14 19 — 67 Ipswich 17 8 16 23 — 64 POTTER COUNTY: Shad Sharp 7 points, Cole Nafziger 9, Calen Decker 14, Kolten Kirby 5, Dawson Simon 27, Cooper Logan 3, Grant Luikens 2. Totals 27-48 6-16 67. IPSWICH: Ben Kulesa 1 point, Daniel Braun 6, […]

Battlers head to Miller to play in SoDak 16

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. […]

Battlers place at State B wrestling tourney

Two of the five Potter County Battler wrestlers placed in the State B tournament in Rapid City. Joey Wheeler, who wrestled at 170 pounds finished in fifth place at state, and Preston Worth at 220 brought home a seventh place win. The matches were live streamed, and the brackets can be viewed at the  link below. http://www.sdpb.org/wrestling/2018-2019/    

Battlers best Trojans in Hoven during Monday afternoon basketball action

Stats Potter County 79 Faulkton 63 Nonconference at Hoven Quarter scores unavailable FAULKTON (8-9): Noah Cunningham 10, Tyler Ogle 16, Derek Heitmann 20, Jaden Melius 10, Nick Schlechter 4, Andrew Sorensen 1, Hunter Niederbaumer 2. Totals 20 12-21 63. POTTER COUNTY (12-6): Cole Nafziger 7, Calen Decker 15, Kolten Kirby 6, Shad Sharp 15, Dawson Simon 7, Dylan Drew 7, […]

Five Battlers to compete at state

Following are the results from the region tournament. Team Scores — Redfield Area 164.5, Sisseton 137.5, Clark-Willow Lake 131, Webster Area 113, Potter County 101, Kingsbury County 88, Faulkton Area 87, Groton Area 49, Sioux Valley 49, Warner-Northwestern 34, Deuel 29, Ipswich/Leola-Bowdle 29, Britton-Hecla 18, Hamlin-Castlewood 0, Tiospa Zina 0. 106: Jaidn Wager (9-13) place is unknown and scored 4.0 […]

Feb. 9 doubleheader BB stats

Boys Stats Potter County 68 Hitchcock-Tulare 30 Non-Conference game at Tulare. Potter County 22 25 6 15 — 68 Hitchcock-Tulare 11 5 7 7 — 30 POTTER COUNTY (11-5): Cole Nafziger 4, Kolten Kirby 17, Shad Sharp 2, Dawson Simon 11, Dylan Drew 12, Cooper Logan 9, Grant Luikens 4, Rylee Zweber 4, Taylor Frost 2, Hunter Eide 3. HITCHCOCK-TULARE […]


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