On March 25-26 the Vermillion fifth grade boys basketball team entered their last tournament of the season Tri State in Sioux Falls, a 40-team, five division tournament. They faced Worthington first, and won 44-14. Next, they met up with the Rebels of Sioux Falls. The boys played like a team and came through with a victory 38-35.

Picture are (back) Coach Jim Brady, Bradyn Rusher, Gabe DeJong, Rylan Pratt, Carter Larson, Coach Farron Pratt, and (front) Nate Brady, Josh Prescott, John Harge, and Riley Johnson.

Two wins placed them in the championship game Vermillion vs. Sioux Falls Chargers. It was a close game, but Vermillion pulled away at the end to win the game 31-21, and took first place in Division 3 of the Tri-State Tournament. A championship to end the season! The team was coached by Jim Brady and Farron Pratt.

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