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Sports

Chauncey, Schmidt qualify for State HS Rodeo

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By Kristan Krogman

High school rodeo season is winding down for cowboys and cowgirls across the state. State qualifying for contestants took place over the past two weekends with three young cowboys representing White River High School. Local contestants included Bill Chauncey, Ben Adrian and Olathe Schmidt. 

Two rounds of regional action were held in Winner the first weekend in June and the final two rounds for contestants of the River Region were held in Ft. Pierre  June 7-9. 

Chauncey came up big in the rough stock events

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Tigers finish the year with top eight finishes at State Track

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By Kristan Krogman

The White River Tiger track team travelled to Sioux Falls over the weekend where they had seven athletes participating in the State Track and Field Meet.

The Tigers had a good weekend with top eight finishes in four of their eight events. Tanner Larvie had the team’s top finish, placing fifth with a jump of 19 feet, 8.5

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Boys golfers win Region title

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By Tom Cameron

The White River Tigers boys’ golf team claimed the Region 6B championship at Hart Ranch Golf Course in Rapid City on May 13.  Led by Skyler Bordeaux’s second place finish with an 83, the Tigers finished well ahead of the field with a team score of 255.  Wall was second with 266 followed by Newell 270, Philip 276, Bison

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School record falls at WGP Conference track meet

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A WRHS school record dating from 1970 fell last week at the Western Great Plains Conference Meet in Presho. Nic Waln, James Leader Charge, Ben Adrian, and Tanner Larvie recorded a 1:34.5 in the 4x200 meter relay to set the new mark. The old record, 1:34.7, was held by John Hockett, Derald Hill, Gary Ellis, and Dale Jans. The 1:34.5 pre-qualified

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