Yankton Buck 3 Point Club

Bucks hit midway point of the season at 9-1 and 4-0 in the ESD.

Posted on  01/15/2019

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Yankton Buck Patrons,

Hard to believe it is already January 15th and the regular season is half way done. The Bucks had a great first half of the season going 9-1 overall and 4-0 in ESD conference play. The Bucks suffered their lone loss of the season to a very good Sioux Falls Lincoln team on January 5th at home. Sioux Falls Lincoln was able to take control of the game early and never looked back in rout to a 69-53 win. Yankton had held onto their  #1 preseason ranking all the way up until this game. Sioux Falls Lincoln is now the lone boys AA team without a loss and ranked #1. The Bucks are now ranked #2. 

The Bucks have bounced back nicely from their setback and won two home games in a row. First, Yankton defeated #3 Huron in Yankton by the score of 66-60. Sophomore Matthew Mors broke his own single game school scoring record with 45 points in the win! It was a performance for the ages!! Four days later a tough Aberdeen team came to Yankton and Cole Sawatzke lead the Bucks to a dominating 62-29 victory. 

We have attacked a couple articles from our local paper the Press and Dakotan. The local media does a great job of covering our area teams. We can't thank them enough for the work they do! 

https://www.yankton.net/sports/article_88bfaa6a-13cc-11e9-848e-8b4da4e45d37.html 

https://www.yankton.net/sports/article_2dc5cd88-16d8-11e9-9793-c701a9ff3e46.html