PIERRE, S.D. (GoWatertown.net) — The Board of Directors of the South Dakota High School Activities Association has approved three sites for the girls state basketball tournaments for the spring of 2021 at their meeting Wednesday in Pierre.

The Girls Class A tournament will be held at the Watertown Civic Arena, Class B tournament will be held at Huron Arena and the Sanford Pentagon will host the AA.

Boys state tournaments will remain at the current sites. B in Aberdeen at the Barnett Center, A at the Premier Center in Sioux Falls and AA at the to be completed The Monument in Rapid City.

This upcoming season will be the final for the joint weekend basketball state tournaments. The 2020-2021 season will see the return of separate weekends for the boys and girls tournaments.


(Brent Nathaniel, Watertown Radio Sports)