GBB: Coyotes take home sixth place at State B

Brent Nathaniel

HURON, S.D. ( — A poor day shooting from the field would doom the Waverly-South Shore Coyotes in the consolation championship game at the Girls State B Tournament. Herreid/Selby Area would take away the victory for fifth place in the tournament by a final of 53-36.

The Coyotes would end the afternoon shooting just 19 percent from the field and 11 percent from beyond the arc. The one bright spot was the charity stripe where Waverly-South Shore shot 78 percent.

Emily Kranz was the leading scorer for the Coyotes with 14 points. Kranz would also grab 10 boards and be named to the all-tournament team. Lydia Schroeder and Breanna Breske would each add eight while Brookyln Kranz ended the night with four points.

Rachel Fiedler’s 27 points, including seven three-pointers, led the Wolverines.

Waverly-South Shore will end their season with a record of 17-6 and graduate Breanna Breske, Brooklyn Kranz, Sydney Scholl, Lydia Schroeder, Jordan Krantz, Hope Buchholz, Emily Kranz, and Carly Heuer.

See all the scores from the weekend HERE