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SPORTS BRIEFS: Busses available to transport Trojan fans to section title game

Busses available to transport Trojan fans to section title game

Busses will be available for fans wanting to attend the MSHSL Class AA Girls Basketball Section 3 Tournament championship game between Worthington and Bird Island-Olivia-Lake Lillian-Danube (BOLD) at 8 p.m. Friday at Southwest Minnesota State University in Marshall.

The departure time for the busses is 5:50 p.m. from the high school student parking lot.

The cost is $5 for the student fan bus and $15 for the adult fan bus, which must be paid in advance. Admission to the game is $4 for students and $6 for adults.

Interested fans can sign up and pay for a bus ride in the high school office before 3 p.m. Thursday.

Ellworth's Gruis named Player

of the Week in Summit League

VERMILLION, S.D.--University of South Dakota junior center Trevor Gruis has been named Summit League Men's Basketball Player of the Week for the period ended Sunday.

Gruis averaged 7.5 rebounds and 22.5 points on 72 percent shooting (16 of 22) in two games last week. He scored a season-high 26 points in South Dakota's 87-69 win against IUPUI Thursday. Gruis followed that with a 19-point, nine-rebound performance against Western Illinois on Saturday.

Gruis is South Dakota's leading rebounder (5.9 rpg) and second-leading scorer (12.3 ppg) this season.