Tuesday, January 28, 2020

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Tiospaye Topa Thunderhawks take on Dupree Tigers


Tiospaye Topa Thunderhawks hosted the Dupree Tigers on Friday, January 10 in the TTS “Thunderdome”. The Thunderhawks boys varsity team are on fire and had just won their game over the Wakpala Sioux the night before, 61-48. Just two days before, they hosted the Bison Cardinals and won in a landslide, 83-19. The only losses this season for the Thunderhawks was in overtime against the Newell Irrigators, with Newell winning by six points, 51-57, and in their season opener against the Faith Longhorns.

The boys’ three-win streak will be put the test when they take on the Cheyenne-Eagle Butte JV team on January 16.

EAGLE PHOTO BY PATTY PEACOCK
The Tiospaye Topa Thunderhawks honored the Dupree Tigers boys basketball team with a star quilt Friday night, January 10, in memory of Vern Mexican, a Dupree teammate who passed away in December. Emmanuel Red Bear said a prayer and performed an honor song.

EAGLE PHOTO BY ALAINA BEAUTIFUL BALD EAGLE
Tiospaye Topa Thunderhawk Gary Bad Warrior III and Dupree’s Clifton Birkeland soar as they attempt to grab a rebound.

PHOTO BY REMI BEAUTIFUL BALD EAGLE

PHOTO BY PATTY PEACOCK
Chloe Dupree concentrates before making a shot.

EAGLE PHOTO BY PATTY PEACOCK