Pierre Governors Both Fall Against Brookings

Both the Pierre Governors and Lady Governors fell last night taking on Brookings.

In the boys game, Garrett Stout finished with 30 points on the night but it was not enough as the Governors trailed by just four with only two minutes to go in the game but got outscored 11-4 in the in that final two minutes to fall 70-59. It’s the first loss of the season for the Governors as they quickly have to turn back around and head to Sioux Falls this afternoon to take on an O’Gorman team who has dropped both of its games this season, to Sioux Falls Roosevelt and Sioux Falls Lincoln.

Varsity tipoff is scheduled for 3:00 this afternoon and you can listen to the game on Today’s KCCR and todayskccr.com

The Pierre Lady Governors played the Brookings Bobcats to a five point game at the half and in just one possession knocked the lead down to two before Michaela Jewett took over and sank three three-pointers en route to a 57-39 win over the Lady Governors. Emily Mikkelson led the Lady Govs in scoring with 14 while Mack Rath finished with twelve.

The Lady Governors also have to quickly turn around as they host Sioux Falls O’Gorman tonight in the first home game of the year for the Lady Govs. O’Gorman knocked off Sioux Falls Lincoln last night to improve to 3-1 on the year. The Lady Govs sit with an 0-3 record looking for their first win of the season tonight and you can listen to the game tonight on Today’s KCCR and todayskccr.com with a 6:40 pregame show and 7:00 tipoff with Jon Winkler on the call.