Coldwell Banker girls win basketball tournament The Vermillion "Coldwell Banker" fifth-grade girls entered the Gayville-Volin Basketball Tournament held on Dec. 13. They played a tough four-game schedule and were victorious in all four outings to take the championship.
They opened the tournament Saturday morning with a win over Alcester-Hudson 26-6. Later that morning they defeated Centerville in a tough fought battle 13-11. Avon was the next to fall 31-6. In the final game Reanna Bertram got two key steals in the second half that resulted in lay-ups to help seal the championship over Yankton "Royal Sports" 12-9.
For the four-game day, Bertram scored 44 points and had nine steals. McKenzie Huska added 12 points and seven steals. Jana Bye poured in 18 points and led in rebounds with 26. Brianna Herrick had 6 points and eight rebounds. Elizabeth Bye had a basket, two rebounds, and a steal. Carlee Sorensen contributed three steals and two rebounds.