For the first time in 14 years, the Wessington Springs Spartans served up an exciting victory in the 281 Conference Tournament, coming out on top as the champions of the tourney in a thriller vs. the Wolsey-Wessington Warbirds last Friday in Wolsey. The 47-43 victory moved the Spartans to 7-3 on the year. Shown above is Jacob Messmer who had 12 points in the game.  Coach Joey Mitchell recaps the semifinal and championship games accompanied by many more photos in this weeks print and e-issue on page ten. Need a subscription?