SPEARFISH, S.D. (AP) - McKenzie Mennenga’s 23 points helped Elk Point-Jefferson beat Webster Area 77-30 in the first round of the South Dakota Class A girls basketball tournament on Thursday.
Mennenga was 9 of 17 from the field and made 5 of 9 3-pointers for the Huskies (20-2), who are in the state tournament for the first time since 1999.
Keely Bertram added 17 points and eight rebounds and the Huskies shot 53 percent from the field. They scored 33 points off 24 Webster Area turnovers.
Lindsey Vogl had 11 points for the Bearcats (14-8), who shot 31 percent. Webster is in a state tournament for the first time in 33 years.
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