Brett Miller, KMRS/KKOK Sports Director
Section 6A Playoffs
The Morris Area/Chokio-Alberta/West Central Area Tigers have earned the seventh-seed in the section 6A tennis playoffs.
The Tigers will head to Osakis and face the second seeded Silverstreaks on Wednesday, Oct. 3rd at 2:30.
Other quarterfinal matchups have top-seed Minnewaska Area taking on MACCRAY, third-seed Benson/KMS against Yellow Medicine East, and fourth-seed Montevideo hosting Lac qui Parle Valley/Dawson-Boyd.
Winners advance to the semifinals in Fargo on Tuesday, Oct. 9th.
Underwood 3, Wheaton/Herman-Norcross 0
UNDERWOOD – What started out as a competitive back-n-forth battle, turned into a rout as Underwood swept Wheaton/Herman-Norcross in volleyball 25-16, 25-13, 25-23.
The Warriors held a 15-14 lead in the first set before the Rockets reeled off seven straight points, and 11 of the next 12 to take the win.
In set two the Rockets jumped out to a 7-1 lead and never looked back, before the Warriors regrouped and battled to a 23-23 tie in set three, but the Rockets prevailed with the final two points on a tip and an ace.
Underwood is now 12-8 overall, Wheaton/Herman-Norcross falls to 10-6.