HURON – Caelyn Valandra-Prue moved into ninth on the South Dakota girls’ basketball all-time scoring list with 31 points as White River made its first state semifinal since 1992 with a 65-53 win over Viborg-Hurley Thursday in the Class B Girls State Tournament at Huron Arena.
Valandra-Prue now has 2,493 career points and needs just 14 more to move into eighth. She hit a three-pointer and had seven rebounds and five assists.
Maleighya Estes scored 15 with six rebounds for White River (22-1) and Nicole Yackley had 12, all on three-pointers.
Nevaeh Ronke scored 14 points for Viborg-Hurley (18-5).
On Friday, White River will play the winner of Thursday’s game between Corsica-Stickney and Herreid/Selby Area. Coverage will begin at 6:30 on 94.5/100.5 KPLO and at the KPLO page at the DRG News app and drgnews.com.