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Photos From the Kernel Girls 60-35 Win Over Sturgis in SoDak 16

The Mitchell Kernels raise their plaque after beating the Sturgis Scoopers 60- 35 to advance to the state tournament following a SoDak 16 Class AA girls game on Friday at the Corn Palace. (Matt Gade / Republic)

Mitchell’s Mackenzie Miller (42) goes to the basket as Sturgis’ Haley Lambert (43) defends during a SoDak 16 Class AA girls game on Friday at the Corn Palace. (Matt Gade / Republic)

Mitchell’s Tayler Factor (20) dribbles past Sturgis’ Olivia Jolley (32) to the basket during a SoDak 16 Class AA girls game on Friday at the Corn Palace. (Matt Gade / Republic)

Mitchell’s Payton Morgan (11) is fouled by Sturgis’ Loralee Stock (3) while driving to the basket as Sarah Janz (4) and Cassidy Jorensen (22) look on during a SoDak 16 Class AA girls game on Friday at the Corn Palace. (Matt Gade / Republic)

Mitchell’s Tess Limberg (4) goes to the basket as Sturgis’ Sarah Janz (4) defends during a SoDak 16 Class AA girls game on Friday at the Corn Palace. (Matt Gade / Republic)

Mitchell’s Mackenzie Miller (42), Mitchell’s Jordyn Cranny (5) and Mitchell’s Payton Morgan (11) celebrate as the buzzer sounds and the Kernels defeat the Sturgis Scoopers 60-35 to advance to the state tournament during a SoDak 16 Class AA girls game on Friday at the Corn Palace. (Matt Gade / Republic)

Mitchell’s Mackenzie Miller (42), Mitchell’s Tess Limberg (4) and Mitchell’s Jordyn Cranny (5) celebrate a basket in the final minute during a SoDak 16 Class AA girls game against Sturgis on Friday at the Corn Palace. (Matt Gade / Republic)

Mitchell’s Camryn Krogman (14) dribbles off the screen of Mitchell’s Macy Kempf (33) on Sturgis’ Sydney Shaw (2) during a SoDak 16 Class AA girls game on Friday at the Corn Palace. (Matt Gade / Republic)

Mitchell’s Regan Waddell (13) passes the ball during a SoDak 16 Class AA girls game against Sturgis on Friday at the Corn Palace. (Matt Gade / Republic)

Mitchell’s Mackenzie Miller (42) goes around Sturgis’ Haley Lambert (43) to the basket during a SoDak 16 Class AA girls game on Friday at the Corn Palace. (Matt Gade / Republic)

Mitchell’s Mandy Schmidt (10) passes the ball to Mitchell’s Payton Morgan (11) around Sturgis’ Sydney Shaw (2) during a SoDak 16 Class AA girls game on Friday at the Corn Palace. (Matt Gade / Republic)

Mitchell’s Mackenzie Miller (42) is guarded by Sturgis’ Haley Lambert (43) and Sturgis’ Sarah Janz (4) during a SoDak 16 Class AA girls game on Friday at the Corn Palace. (Matt Gade / Republic)

Mitchell’s Tess Limberg (4) goes to the basket in front of Sturgis’ Haley Lambert (43) during a SoDak 16 Class AA girls game on Friday at the Corn Palace. (Matt Gade / Republic)

Mitchell’s Tess Limberg (4) goes to the basket in front of Sturgis’ Haley Lambert (43) during a SoDak 16 Class AA girls game on Friday at the Corn Palace. (Matt Gade / Republic)

Mitchell’s Tess Limberg (4) dribbles past Sturgis’ Loralee Stock (3) during a SoDak 16 Class AA girls game on Friday at the Corn Palace. (Matt Gade / Republic)

Freshman cheerleader Chloe Holzwarth watches the action as the Kernels take on the Sturgis Scoopers during a SoDak 16 Class AA girls game on Friday at the Corn Palace. (Matt Gade / Republic)

Mitchell’s Tess Limberg (4) goes to the basket in front of a Sturgis defender during a SoDak 16 Class AA girls game on Friday at the Corn Palace. (Matt Gade / Republic)

The Kernel bench celebrates a basket during a SoDak 16 Class AA girls game against Sturgis on Friday at the Corn Palace. (Matt Gade / Republic)

Mitchell’s Mackenzie Miller (42) shoots after grabbing a loose ball over a pair of Sturgis defenders during a SoDak 16 Class AA girls game on Friday at the Corn Palace. (Matt Gade / Republic)

Mitchell’s Tayler Factor (20) passes the ball during a SoDak 16 Class AA girls game against Sturgis on Friday at the Corn Palace. (Matt Gade / Republic)

Mitchell Head Coach Wes Morgan calls out a play during a SoDak 16 Class AA girls game against Sturgis on Friday at the Corn Palace. (Matt Gade / Republic)

Mitchell’s Tess Limberg (4) dribbles past Sturgis’ Loralee Stock (3) during a SoDak 16 Class AA girls game on Friday at the Corn Palace. (Matt Gade / Republic)

Mitchell’s Tess Limberg (4) dribbles past Sturgis’ Loralee Stock (3) during a SoDak 16 Class AA girls game on Friday at the Corn Palace. (Matt Gade / Republic)

The ball boy brings out the ball out to the refs to start the second half during a SoDak 16 Class AA girls game between the Lady Kernels and the Sturgis Scoopers on Friday at the Corn Palace. (Matt Gade / Republic)

Mitchell’s Payton Morgan (11) goes to the basket as Sturgis’ Sarah Janz (4) defends during a SoDak 16 Class AA girls game on Friday at the Corn Palace. (Matt Gade / Republic)

Mitchell’s Mandy Schmidt (10) looks to pass as Sturgis’ Cassidy Jorensen (22) defends during a SoDak 16 Class AA girls game on Friday at the Corn Palace. (Matt Gade / Republic)

Mitchell’s Tayler Factor (20) goes to the basket as Sturgis’ Olivia Jolley (32) looks on during a SoDak 16 Class AA girls game on Friday at the Corn Palace. (Matt Gade / Republic)

Mitchell’s Tayler Factor (20) goes to the basket past Sturgis’ Olivia Jolley (32) and Sturgis’ Kylie Shaw (1) during a SoDak 16 Class AA girls game on Friday at the Corn Palace. (Matt Gade / Republic)

Mitchell’s Mackenzie Miller (42) shoots over Sturgis’ Haley Lambert (43) during a SoDak 16 Class AA girls game on Friday at the Corn Palace. (Matt Gade / Republic)

The Kernel bench celebrates a basket during a SoDak 16 Class AA girls game against Sturgis on Friday at the Corn Palace. (Matt Gade / Republic)

Mitchell’s Mackenzie Miller (42) goes to the basket as Sturgis’ Haley Lambert (43) defends during a SoDak 16 Class AA girls game on Friday at the Corn Palace. (Matt Gade / Republic)

Mitchell’s Payton Morgan (11) goes to the basket as Sturgis’ Loralee Stock (3) and Sturgis’ Olivia Jolley (32) defend during a SoDak 16 Class AA girls game on Friday at the Corn Palace. (Matt Gade / Republic)

Mitchell’s Tayler Factor (20) shoots over a Sturgis defender during a SoDak 16 Class AA girls game on Friday at the Corn Palace. (Matt Gade / Republic)

Mitchell’s Haley Hohn (32) grabs a loose ball in front of a pair of Sturgis defenders during a SoDak 16 Class AA girls game on Friday at the Corn Palace. (Matt Gade / Republic)

Mitchell’s Haley Hohn (32) and Mitchell’s Tayler Factor (20) reach for a rebound in front of a pair of Sturgis defenders during a SoDak 16 Class AA girls game on Friday at the Corn Palace. (Matt Gade / Republic)

Mitchell’s Tess Limberg (4) goes to the basket as Sturgis’ Emily Gray-Smith (25) defends during a SoDak 16 Class AA girls game on Friday at the Corn Palace. (Matt Gade / Republic)

Mitchell’s Tess Limberg (4) dribbles past Sturgis’ Cassidy Jorensen (22) to the basket during a SoDak 16 Class AA girls game on Friday at the Corn Palace. (Matt Gade / Republic)

Mitchell’s Macy Kempf (33) and Mitchell’s Mackenzie Miller (42) reach for a loose ball as Sturgis’ Haley Lambert (43) looks on during a SoDak 16 Class AA girls game on Friday at the Corn Palace. (Matt Gade / Republic)

Mitchell’s Tayler Factor (20) goes to the basket in front of Sturgis’ Sydney Shaw (2), Kylie Shaw (1) and Cassidy Jorensen (22) during a SoDak 16 Class AA girls game on Friday at the Corn Palace. (Matt Gade / Republic)

Mitchell’s Payton Morgan (11) shoots around Sturgis’ Kaylee Whatley (23) during a SoDak 16 Class AA girls game on Friday at the Corn Palace. (Matt Gade / Republic)

Mitchell’s Payton Morgan (11) fights for a loose ball with Sturgis’ Kaylee Whatley (23) during a SoDak 16 Class AA girls game on Friday at the Corn Palace. (Matt Gade / Republic)

Mitchell’s Payton Morgan (11) goes to the basket as Sturgis’ Kaylee Whatley (23) defends during a SoDak 16 Class AA girls game on Friday at the Corn Palace. (Matt Gade / Republic)

The Kernel Krazies watch as Mitchell’s Tess Limberg (4) shoots at the free throw line during a SoDak 16 Class AA girls game against Sturgis on Friday at the Corn Palace. (Matt Gade / Republic)

Mitchell’s Tess Limberg (4) goes to the basket as Sturgis’ Kylie Shaw (1) fouls during a SoDak 16 Class AA girls game on Friday at the Corn Palace. (Matt Gade / Republic)

Mitchell’s Tess Limberg (4) dribbles around the defense of Sturgis’ Loralee Stock (3) during a SoDak 16 Class AA girls game on Friday at the Corn Palace. (Matt Gade / Republic)

Mitchell’s Mackenzie Miller (42) shoots over Sturgis’ Haley Lambert (43) during a SoDak 16 Class AA girls game on Friday at the Corn Palace. (Matt Gade / Republic)

Mitchell’s Payton Morgan (11) goes to the basket in front of Sturgis’ Olivia Jolley (32) during a SoDak 16 Class AA girls game on Friday at the Corn Palace. (Matt Gade / Republic)

Mitchell’s Jordyn Cranny (5) looks for an outlet while Sturgis’ Cassidy Jorensen (22) defends during a SoDak 16 Class AA girls game on Friday at the Corn Palace. (Matt Gade / Republic)

The Kernels celebrate as the buzzer sounds defeating the Sturgis Scoopers during a SoDak 16 Class AA girls game on Friday at the Corn Palace. (Matt Gade / Republic)

The Kernels celebrate as the buzzer sounds defeating the Sturgis Scoopers during a SoDak 16 Class AA girls game on Friday at the Corn Palace. (Matt Gade / Republic)

Mitchell’s Tayler Factor (20) cuts down a piece of the net following the Kernels 60-35 win over the Sturgis Scoopers in a SoDak 16 Class AA girls game on Friday at the Corn Palace. (Matt Gade / Republic)

Mitchell’s Payton Morgan (11) cuts down a piece of the net following the Kernels 60-35 win over the Sturgis Scoopers in a SoDak 16 Class AA girls game on Friday at the Corn Palace. (Matt Gade / Republic)

Mitchell’s Jordyn Cranny (5) cuts down a piece of the net following the Kernels 60-35 win over the Sturgis Scoopers in a SoDak 16 Class AA girls game on Friday at the Corn Palace. (Matt Gade / Republic)

Mitchell’s Tess Limberg (4) cuts down a piece of the net following the Kernels 60-35 win over the Sturgis Scoopers in a SoDak 16 Class AA girls game on Friday at the Corn Palace. (Matt Gade / Republic)

Mitchell’s Mackenzie Miller (42) cuts down a piece of the net following the Kernels 60-35 win over the Sturgis Scoopers in a SoDak 16 Class AA girls game on Friday at the Corn Palace. (Matt Gade / Republic)

The Mitchell girls pose for a photo with their plaque following the Kernels 60-35 win over the Sturgis Scoopers in a SoDak 16 Class AA girls game on Friday at the Corn Palace. (Matt Gade / Republic)

Mitchell’s Mackenzie Miller (42) and Mitchell’s Tayler Factor (20) shake hands after coming out of the game in the final minutes during a SoDak 16 Class AA girls game against Sturgis on Friday at the Corn Palace. (Matt Gade / Republic)

Mitchell High School principal Joe Childs watches as the Kernel take on the Sturgis Scoopers in a SoDak 16 Class AA girls game on Friday at the Corn Palace. (Matt Gade / Republic)

Mitchell senior and Kernel Krazie Mitch Schladweiler hangs out with the high school administrators while the Kernel girls take on the Sturgis Scoopers in a SoDak 16 Class AA girls game on Friday at the Corn Palace. (Matt Gade / Republic)

The Kernel Krazies cheer on the girls basketball team during a SoDak 16 Class AA girls game against Sturgis on Friday at the Corn Palace. (Matt Gade / Republic)

Mitchell’s Mandy Schmidt (10) and Mitchell’s Mackenzie Miller (42) defend as Sturgis’ Haley Lambert (43) goes to the basket during a SoDak 16 Class AA girls game on Friday at the Corn Palace. (Matt Gade / Republic)

Mitchell’s Tayler Factor (20) races up the court as Sturgis’ Cassidy Jorensen (22) gives chase during a SoDak 16 Class AA girls game on Friday at the Corn Palace. (Matt Gade / Republic)

Mitchell’s Tayler Factor (20) races up the court as Sturgis’ Cassidy Jorensen (22) gives chase during a SoDak 16 Class AA girls game on Friday at the Corn Palace. (Matt Gade / Republic)

Sturgis’ Cassidy Jorensen (22) loses the ball while bumping into Mitchell’s Jordyn Cranny (5) during a SoDak 16 Class AA girls game on Friday at the Corn Palace. (Matt Gade / Republic)

Mitchell’s Jordyn Cranny (5) celebrates with teammates including Mackenzie Miller (42) and Tess Limberg (4) following the Kernels 60-35 win over the Sturgis Scoopers in a SoDak 16 Class AA girls game on Friday at the Corn Palace. (Matt Gade / Republic)

Mitchell Head Coach Wes Morgan hands the plaque to his players after the Kernels 60-35 win over the Sturgis Scoopers in a SoDak 16 Class AA girls game on Friday at the Corn Palace. (Matt Gade / Republic)

Mitchell Head Coach Wes Morgan hands the plaque to his players after the Kernels 60-35 win over the Sturgis Scoopers in a SoDak 16 Class AA girls game on Friday at the Corn Palace. (Matt Gade / Republic)