Saints’ Volleyball Squad Splits Final Weekend of Regular Season on NAIA Scoreboard

VALLEY CITY, ND (NAIA.org) –

FRIDAY

NAIA

PC

VCSU 3-2 (25-21, 18-25, 25-14, 18-25, 15-13)

  • PC – Grace Tobin 23 kills, 28 digs, 2 blocks; Kerstin Knopik 13K, 7B; Makynna Snow 11K, 1B; Laura Babcock 35d, 1 service ace; Sydney Miller 26 assists, 7d, 3SA; Olivia Corey 24a, 9d, 1SA
  • VCSU – Bailey Nelson 23K (.309), 2B; Morgan Nelson 11K, 9B; JayCee Richter 33d, 2SA, 1K; Sadie Hansen 23d, 44a, 6K, 1B, 1SA
  • VCSU out-hit PC in the 5th & decisive set .200-.100, helping the host squad pick up a narrow win. Presentation held a 9-6 lead in aces & a minute lead in digs, 108-107.

 

(#7) Viterbo 3-2 (20-25, 25-16, 25-14, 20-25, 15-10)

Dakota State

  • V – Kenzie Winker 21K, 11d, 2B; Grace Rohde 18K, 3B; Jada Mitchell 14K (.375), 4B; Lauryn Sobasky 19d, 33a, 1SA; Adrianna Reinihart 32d
  • Dak – Sydney Schell 16K, 15d, 1B; Hannah Viet 12K, 5B; Madalyn Groft 22a, 9K, 9d, 2B; VonnaGail Schlechter 16d, 1SA, 3 service errors; Maddi Langerock 23a, 20d, 1SA; Peyton Groft 25d, 1SA

 

DICKINSON, ND –

SATURDAY

PC 3-1 (21-25, 27-25, 25-18, 25-20)

Dickinson State

  • PC – Grace Tobin 14K, 18d, 2B; Kerstin Knopik 12K (.296), 7B; Makynna Snow 9K, 1B; Maggie Heesch 9K, 3B; Laura Babcock 20d
  • D – McKenzie Moser 16K; Mackenna Johnson 12K, 12d, 3B; Madi Wahl 10K (.348), 2B, 1SA; Haydin Henschel 18d, 4K; Jenna Swope 18d
  • PC held a .142-.093 lead in attack percentage thanks to a 12-6 lead in blocks as they knocked off the Blue Hawks to end the regular season. The Saints finish the regular season at 9-21 overall & 6-8 in the NSAA, giving them the 6-seed in the NSAA VB Tourney. They’ll draw 3-seed Dakota State at 10a on Friday in Watertown.

 

Waldorf

Dakota State 3-1 (30-32, 25-23, 25-22, 25-22)

  • Dak – Sydney Schell 11K, 18d, 3B, 1SA; Hannah Viet 11K, 7B; Vanessa Schroeder 11K, 4B; Madalyn Groft 10K, 24a, 12d; Peyton Groft 19d
  • W – Kenzie Kidd 19K (.340), 20d; Zoee Pond 10K; Kaylee Kidd 31d

 

GPAC Tourney

(#22) 8-Dordt

(#2) 1-Jamestown 3-0 (21, 19, 20)

  • J – Anna Holen 10K, 16d, 2B; Aleah Zieske 8K, 1B; Logan Sherman 8K, 5B; Ellie Holen 26d, 1SA; Kalli Hegerle 17a, 14d, 7K, 2B
  • D – Ellie Voss 6K, 4B; Makenna Kooima 22d, 1SA; Madison Vis 13d, 2SA

 

(#9) 5-DWU 3-2 (25-21, 27-25, 12-25, 19-25, 15-12)

(#6) 4-Northwestern

  • DWU – Mackenzie Miller 21K, 1B; Mariah Gloe 19K, 20d, 1B, 1SA; Ady Dwight 19K, 1B; Tya Weideman 19d, 2SA; Callie Slagter 19d; Hanna Reiff 15d; Madeline Else 61a, 2B, 1SA
  • NW – Jazlin De Haan 24K, 18d, 4B, 2SA; Alysen Dexter 22K, 10d, 3B; Macay Van’t Hul 11K, 5B; Bekah Horstman 11K, 7B; Olivia Granstra 36d; Liv Reitsma 62a, 10d, 4K, 1B

 

(#12) 6-College of St. Mary

(#5) 3-Concordia 3-0 (18, 16, 18)

 

(RV) 7-Hastings

(#4) 2-Midland 3-0 (23, 21, 21)