State HSVB Tourney Begins in Sioux Falls

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State Tourney in Sioux Falls at Denny Sanford Premier Center – Day 1

CLASS AA

(#8) RC Stevens

(#1) SF Washington 3-0 (11, 20, 20)

  • SFW – Joslyn Richardson 20 kills, 2 blocks; Cate Legel 9K, 9 digs, 1 service ace; Macie Malchow 30 assists, 3B
  • RCS – Isabell Higgins 7K, 1SA; Sydney Wathen 14d

 

(#5) Pierre

(#4) SF Jefferson 3-1 (25-15, 24-26, 25-21, 25-21)

  • SFJ – Cadence Nuttbrock 13K, 3B; Ella Kvernmo 10K, 14d, 2B, 1SA; Emory Brosnahan 10K, 2B; Cora Hokenstad 22d, 1K, 1SA; Presly Pastian 39a, 15d, 2K, 1B, 1SA
  • P – Reese Terwilliger 12K, 9B, 3SA; Lily Sanchez 8K, 18d, 18a, 2B, 2SA; Ayvrie Kaiser 21d, 6K, 3B; Remington Price 18d; Aleise Christopherson 13a, 10d, 2SA

 

(#7) Huron

(#2) O’Gorman 3-0 (14, 19, 18)

  • OG – Bergen Reilly 20K, 13d; Brogan Beck 12K, 5B; Brooke Harvison 33a, 2B, 1K; Gabriella Jones 23d, 1SA
  • H – Heavan Gainey 10K, 8d, 3SA, 1B; Bryn Huber 19d, 1SA
  • The win by the Knights extends their hopes of a 3rd-straight title

 

(#6) SF Lincoln

(#3) Harrisburg 3-1 (20-25, 25-15, 25-23, 25-17)

  • H – Gabrielle Zachariasen 18K, 10d, 1B; Morissen Samuels 17K; Karalynn Leach 11K, 6B; Kayleigh Hybertson 47a, 4B, 2SA; Maggie Meister 15d, 2SA, 1K; Kaelyn Snoozy 11d, 8K, 3SA, 1B
  • SFL – Nyareal Kutey 14K, 4B; Jada Sandvall 10K, 10d, 2B, 1SA; Claire Brown 21d; Samantha Zeeck 32a, 8d, 2K

 

CLASS A

(#8) Elk Point-Jefferson 3-1 (25-21, 25-23, 23-25, 27-25)

(#1) Wagner

  • EPJ – Bentlee Kollbaum 18K, 9d, 2B; Josie Curry 13K, 3B, 1SA; Natalie Heuertz 12K, 4B, 1SA; Alyssa Chytka 30d, 1K, 1SA; Sophia Giorgio 53a, 11d, 2K, 1SA, 1B; Danica Torrez 14d, 9K, 2SA
  • Wag – Emma Yost 16K, 12d, 2B; Avari Bruguier 9K, 12d, 1B, 1SA; Madi Knebel 16d; Macy Koupal 37a, 15d, 2K; Shalayne Nagel 14d, 7K, 6B, 1SA
  • EPJ avenged a loss to Wagner during the regular season by taking them down in the 1st round of the Class A Tourney in four. The Huskies got it done w/ a 7-2 lead in aces & a 57-49 advantage in kills.

 

(#5) Dakota Valley

(#4) SF Christian 3-0 (14, 16, 21)

  • SFC – Ellie Lems 15K, 11d, 3B, 1SA; Sidney Oostra 10K, 13d, 4SA, 2B; Peyton Poppema 16d, 6D, 2SA; Lavin Maddox 13d; Addisen Barber 35a, 9d, 1B
  • DV – Sophie Tuttle 8K, 9d; Logan Miller 23a, 12d, 1K; Kate VanRooyan 23d
  • The Chargers’ hopes for a 6th-straight title stay alive after they knock off the only other team to win a Class A Championship in the last 12 seasons (10 for SFC, 2 for DV)

 

(#7) Platte-Geddes

(#2) Miller 3-2 (24-26, 25-27, 25-17, 25-20, 15-8)

  • M – Ally Mullaney 27K, 5B; Abigail Blake 9K, 6B, 1SA; Jaden Werdel 16d, 8K; Jolie Palmer 29d, 3SA, 1K; Tyra Gates 43a, 20d, 3K, 3SA
  • PG – Karly VanDerWerff 22K, 16d, 1B, 1SA; Cadence Van Zee 19K, 25d, 1B; Regan Hoffman 10d, 6K, 2B; Hadley Hanson 18d; Avery DeVries 37a, 17d, 1K, 1B; Baleigh Nachtigal 15d, 1B
  • The Rustlers fought back from a 2-0 deficit & finished on a roughly 7-point scoring run to beat upset-minded PG in five. Miller had knocked off PG in straight sets during the regular season. Serving helped the Rustlers come back, as they led in aces, 9-1. The team also had 11 more kills & six more blocks.

 

(#6) Belle Fourche

(#3) Elkton-LB 3-0 (20, 17, 22)

  • ELB – Andrea Renkly 11K; Rachael Krog 13d, 8K, 1B; Tevan Erickson 29a, 11d, 3B, 2K
  • BF – Mataya Ward 11K, 15d, 2SA; Adryana Hovland 9K, 10d; Chloe Crago 18d; Lily McCarty 32a, 1SA, 1K

 

CLASS B

(#8) Freeman

(#1) Warner 3-1 (25-21, 25-27, 25-16, 25-11)

  • W – Lauren Marcuson 17K, 15d, 1B; Kyra Marcuson 14K, 12d, 2SA; Kamryn Anderson 12K, 2B; Kyleigh Schopp 9K, 6B, 6d; Ava Nilsson 53a, 14d, 7K, 5B; Courtney Bjorgaard 22d
  • F – Kate Miller 18K, 14d, 4B; Cami Fransen 33a, 9d, 2K; Erin Uecker 18d, 6K, 2B
  • Warner’s bid to win b2b crowns is still alive with the win

 

(#5) Wolsey-Wessington 3-2 (25-19, 25-20, 14-25, 21-25, 19-17)

(#4) Northwestern

  • WW – Mya Boomsma 20K, 19d, 2B, 1SA; Leah Williams 11K, 29d, 4SA; Mallory Miller 11K, 3B; Lainey Uttecht 22d; Payton Kemnitz 27a
  • NW – Ella Haven 30K, 9B, 8d; Ashley Haven 17K, 11d, 1B, 1SA; Brooklinn Halvorson 43a, 20d, 3K, 2B; Ella Boekelheide 24d, 4B, 1K; Payton Grandpre 15d, 2K, 2SA
  • The Warbirds avenged a sweep at the hands of the Wildcats from early in the season by narrowly winning an absolute classic contest over Northwestern in five sets. NW was down 2-0 before battling to win the 3rd & 4th games to push it to a 5th. In the final set, WW had the 1st match points, but NW fought off a couple to extend the contest to extra points. The Wildcats had two match points, but couldn’t close it out, as WW finished off the match on their 4th match point.

 

(#7) Castlewood

(#2) Burke 3-2 (13-25, 25-23, 25-19, 17-25, 15-13)

  • B – Kailee Frank 21K, 12d, 1SA; Adisyn Indahl 17K, 17d, 2SA; Elly Witt 20a, 1SA; Ava Sargent 16a, 13d, 1K; Elle Johnson 32d, 2SA
  • C – Mackenzie Everson 16K, 16d; Presley Knecht 11K, 10d, 4B, 1SA; Madeline Horn 9K, 17d, 4SA; Lyndsey Archer 16d, 2SA; Gracie Haug 35a, 13d, 2SA, 1K
  • Burke was out-scored by TEN points overall against C’wood, but the Cougars still managed to out-last the Warriors in five sets.

 

(#6) Colman-Egan

(#3) Chester 3-1 (25-13, 25-16, 16-25, 25-20)

  • C – Lily VanHal 18K, 25a, 14d, 1B; Emery Larson 22d; Kaylor Geraets 14d; Jacy Wolf 18a, 12d, 8K, 2SA
  • CE – Daniela Lee 12K, 4B; Berkley Groos 29d, 4K, 2B; Lanie Mousel 26a, 11d, 1B, 1SA