Brett Miller, KMRS/KKOK Sports Director
BOLD 3, Morris Area/Chokio-Alberta 2
OLIVIA – BOLD came back from two sets down to defeat Morris Area/Chokio-Alberta 23-25, 22-25, 25-13, 25-21, 15-13.
Bailey Marty, Lexi Pew, and Sophia Carlson each had nine kills with Kenzie Hockel adding eight, Marty added 10 digs.
Riley Decker had 12 digs while LaRae Kramm tallied 22 assists, Liz Dietz chipped in with 16.
It’s the second time this year the Tigers lost a heartbreaker to the Warriors in five sets, falling to 9-6 overall, 5-5 in the West Central Conference. BOLD is 15-1 overall, 9-1 in conference play.
Wheaton/Herman-Norcross 3, Hancock 0
HERMAN – Wheaton/Herman-Norcross used a balance attack to sweep Hancock on Tuesday 25-16, 25-15, 25-19.
Kennedi Wright, Maycee Tollifson, Kaylyn Doll, and Alley Wilt each had at least five kills for the Warriors who got 10 assists from Haley Johnson, and seven digs from Callie Hanson. The Warriors are 11-6 on the season, 5-1 in Pheasant Conference play.
Haley Mattson led the Owls with five kills, Lexi Staples had 10 digs, and Carlee Hanson added five assists as they fall to 1-15, 0-6 in conference.
Brandon-Evansville 3, Battle Lake 0
EVANSVILLE – Brandon-Evansville won a key conference matchup with Battle Lake on Tuesday, by sweeping the Battlers 25-22, 25-15, 25-16.
Bailey Schaefer had 15 kills, Mikenna Pattrin added eight with two blocks, Madison Quinn recorded 26 assists and the Chargers totaled nine aces at the line, improving to 11-4, 7-0 in Little Eight Conference play.
The Battlers fall two games back of the Chargers at 5-2 in conference, 8-12 overall.
Clinton-Graceville-Beardsley 3, West Central Area 0
GRACEVILLE – Clinton-Graceville-Beardsley won their fifth straight match in convincing fashion over West Central Area 25-10, 25-11, 25-21.
The Wolverines are 16-3 overall, 6-0 in Pheasant Conference play, the Knights fall to 7-11, 2-4.
Melrose def. Benson, 25-19, 25-22, 25-16
Minnewaska def. Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City, 25-17, 20-25, 25-16, 25-12
New York Mills def. Pelican Rapids, 25-18, 25-16, 25-16
Sauk Centre def. Montevideo, 25-9, 25-18, 25-17
Underwood def. Hillcrest Lutheran, 25-11, 25-19, 25-5
Wadena-Deer Creek def. Breckenridge, 25-11, 25-14, 25-19
SWIMMING & DIVING
Melrose 104, Minnewaska/MACA/Benson 76
GLENWOOD – The Gators swimming & diving team fell short against Melrose yesterday, 104-76.
Event winners for the Gators included Bailey Schoen (100 backstroke), Lacey Entzi (200 IM), Hannah Hoffmann (500 free), the 400 free relay team of Shannon Dougherty, Ali Femrite, Entzi, and Hoffmann. Complete results HERE.
Next up for the Gators is the section true team on Saturday in Sartell.
Sauk Centre Invite
SAUK CENTRE – Noah Stewart took third place at the Sauk Centre Invite in cross country on Tuesday, finishing behind a pair of East Grand Forks runners, including medalist Tyson Mahar who Stewart was 16 seconds behind.
Ben Hernandez finished just outside the top ten in 11th place, Solomon Johnson and Bradley Rohloff each finished in the top 20 for Morris Area/Chokio-Alberta, who took third in boys competition, EGF took first.
Maddie Carrington matched Stewart third place finish to lead the Tiger girls, finishing 1:23 behind medalist Katherine Geist of Crookston. Meredith Carrington was tenth and the Tiger girls took third, with East Grand Forks taking first.
The Tigers will compete at the Benson Invite on Monday, Oct. 8th.
Complete boys results HERE
Complete girls results HERE