Mark your calendar, it’s all-star time. In nine days (April 10), the state’s best high school seniors will take to Heritage Court at the Sanford Pentagon.
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Rosters are set for the second annual South Dakota Basketball Coaches Association/Sanford Pentagon All-Star Games powered by Under Armour. The April 10 girls and boys games at the Pentagon will feature the state’s top seniors as selected by South Dakota coaches.
Rosters are attached and available at sanfordpentagon.com.
The girls game starts at 1 p.m., while the boys contest tips at 3 p.m. Both games will be carried live by Midco Sports Network.
Tickets are $5 for adults and free for students and can be purchased at the Pentagon the day of the games.
On April 9, Heritage Court will also host the Argus Leader Media/Sanford Pentagon First Five awards ceremony. The First Five ceremony honors South Dakota players of the year and First Five athletes in boys and girls basketball. Athletes from all three of the state’s classes of basketball are eligible for First Five honors, a tradition established by Argus Leader Media in 1979.
Former Duke standout and NBA lottery pick Jay Williams is the guest speaker at the First Five ceremony. Williams is currently a college basketball analyst for ESPN
McKenzie Mennenga, Guard, Elk Point Jefferson (Class A)
Kynedi Cheeseman, Guard, Hanson (B)
Anna Goodhope, Guard, Washington (AA)
Jamie Spiecer, Guard, Roosevelt (AA)
Shaylene Richard, Guard, Pine Ridge (A)
Kaylee Granum, Guard, Sioux Valley (A)
Izzy Van Veldhuizen, Forward, Lincoln (AA)
Sarah Carr, Forward, Huron (AA)
Sara Tvedt, Forward, Brookings (AA)
Mikaela Stofferahn, Forward, Dell Rapids (A)
Head coach: Stewart Bohle, Warner
Rachel Townsend, Guard, O’Gorman (Class AA)
Genevieve Clark, Guard, Gayville-Volin (B)
Ciara Duffy, Guard, St. Thomas More (A)
Abby Hora, Guard, Viborg-Hurley (B)
Ali Kuca, Guard, Wagner (A)
Caitlin Hinseth, Guard, Irene-Wakonda (B)
Morgan Ham, Forward, Lemmon (B)
Brianna Kusler, Forward, Aberdeen Central (AA)
Allison Cox, Forward, Winner (A)
Megan Bultsma, Center, Mt. Vernon/Plankinton (A)
Selected by unable to play: Sydney Arrington, Forward, Washington; McKenzie Stone, Forward, West Central.
Sam Siganos, Guard, Washington (Class AA)
Nate Davis, Guard, Watertown (AA)
Noah Vettrus, Guard, West Central (A)
Jacob Hinker, Guard, Lennox (A)
Tanner DenHoed, Guard, Madison (A)
Noah Huber, Forward, Clark-Willow Lake (A)
Majok Kur, Forward, Mitchell Christian (B)
Brevin Kaiser, Forward, Pierre (AA)
Tristan Teichmeier, Forward, Roosevelt (AA)
Collin Kramer, Forward, Sioux Valley (A)
Head coach: Jeff Halseth, Lincoln
Antonio Casiello, Guard, O’Gorman (Class AA)
Ty Hoglund, Guard, Dell Rapids (A)
Kobey O’Rourke, Guard, Red Cloud (A)
Chad Barkema, Guard, SF Christian (A)
Ethan Kranhold, Guard, Sisseton (A)
Devon Leiferman, Forward, Winner (A)
Michael Rogers, Forward, Warner (B)
Ben Lauer, Forward, O’Gorman (AA)
Gabe King, Forward, Irene-Wakonda (B)
Erin Severyn, Forward, Pierre (AA)
Head coach: Bryce Hall, Potter County