PREP VOLLEYBALL ROUNDUP: SWC sweeps Pipestone Area
PIPESTONE -- Southwest Christian swept Pipestone Area 3-0 in volleyball action Tuesday. The Eagles won 25-16 in Game 1, 25-19 in Game 2 and 25-12 in Game 3 to move to 2-0 overall on the season.
Amber Pater had eight kills and 17 digs, Morgan Van Hulzen had seven kills and two blocks, Shelby Klarenbeek had 13 digs, Hannah Van Dyke had 21 assists and Alexis Knutson had six aces to lead SWC.
PA (0-4) was led by Taylor Kruisselbrink (seven kills), Megan Remund (four kills), Kari Foss (four kills), Kelly Nettik (15 assists) and Amanda Haupert (12 digs).
PA will head to Worthington Thursday and SWC will head to Westbrook-Walnut Grove Thursday.
Windom 3, RRC 0
WINDOM -- Windom cruised by Red Rock Central in volleyball action Tuesday. The Eagles won 25-6, 25-12, 25-21 to move to 2-0 on the season.
Rachel Sorensen had seven aces, Hali Tasler had nine kills and three aces, Holly Larson had six kills, Shelby Mattson had 10 assists and Jasmine Carlson had 15 digs to lead Windom.
Fern Engen, Kate Larsen and Tegan Derickson (seven assists) each had four kills to lead Red Rock Central. Mikaela Smith had seven assists and Brooke Rasmussen had 14 digs to help pace the Falcons.
RRC will host Hills-Beaver Creek Thursday and Redwood Valley will host Windom Thursday.
JCC 3, Saint James 0
SAINT JAMES -- Jackson County Central knocked off Saint James Tuesday in volleyball action 25-14, 25-14, 25-14.
Jasmine Erickson had five digs, four kills and a block, Sydnee Donnelli had 10 kills and a block, Lydia Brandt had 11 kills and two blocks and Michelle Van Epps dished out 24 assists to lead JCC (2-0).
JCC will host Luverne Thursday.
Adrian 3, LHS 2
ADRIAN -- Adrian moved to 2-1 on the season with a 19-25, 25-16, 25-10, 25-18, 15-7 win over Luverne in volleyball action Tuesday.
Adrian was led by Courtney Vaske's 13 kills, two aces, five blocks, Rachel Kontz's 26 assists and nine digs, Natasha Palzine's five aces and Corie Reckamp's nine kills and 10 digs.
Luverne (1-3) was led by Taylor Stratton (12 kills, 11 digs, eight blocks), Paige Baker (17 digs, six kills), Erica DeBoer (11 digs), Ellen Dahl (12 digs) and Ashley Olson (nine assists, four aces).
Luverne will head to Jackson County Central Thursday and Adrian will travel to Murray County Central Thursday.