Girls Hanson Classic pairings announced

Jan. 6—MITCHELL — The matchups for the 41st annual Hanson Girls Corn Palace Classic on Saturday, Jan. 13 are set.

The event will showcase 16 of the best teams from Class A and Class B, including the two top-ranked teams from Class A, Sisseton and Wagner, and the two top-ranked teams from Class B, Ethan and Centerville.

Timber Lake battles Leola/Frederick at 10 a.m. to open the classic, followed by St. Thomas More against James Valley Christian at 11:30 a.m. Wagner plays Lennox at 1 p.m., Arlington takes on Ethan at 2:30 p.m. and Florence Henry faces Hanson at 4 p.m. In the evening games, Mount Vernon/Plankinton takes on Vermillion at 5:30 p.m., Sisseton faces Lennox 7 p.m. and Centerville battles Flandreau at 8:30 p.m.

Admission for the tournament is $10 for adults and $5 for students.

Jan. 13 at the Corn Palace

Timber Lake (3-5) vs. Leola/Frederick (3-2) 10 a.m.

St. Thomas More (4-2) vs. James Valley Christian (3-3) 11:30 a.m.

Wagner (4-1) vs. Lyman (7-1) 1 p.m.

Arlington (7-1) vs. Ethan (7-1) 2:30 p.m.

Florence Henry (7-0) vs. Hanson (6-1) 4 p.m.

Mount Vernon/Plankinton (4-1) vs. Vermillion (5-2) 5:30 p.m.

Sisseton (8-0) vs. Lennox (7-1)

Centerville (8-0) vs. Flandreau (6-0) 8:30 p.m.

Game times are approximate, with each game beginning 15 minutes after the completion of the game prior.