Brett Miller, KMRS/KKOK Sports Director
Sec. 3AA Championship
Marshall 3, Morris Area/Chokio-Alberta 0
MARSHALL – The Morris Area/Chokio-Alberta volleyball season came to an end at the section championship on Saturday, falling in three-sets to Marshall 25-21, 25-13, 25-6.
The Tigers fell into deep deficit to start each set, but were able to trim a 10-point deficit down to just two in the first, before Marshall scored three of the last four points to win.
In set two the Tigers got behind 10-3, and 10-2 in the third set, unable to mount a comeback in either one.
Sophia Carlson led the Tigers with four kills and two blocks, Lex Pew had three kills, Riley Decker recorded 20 digs, LaRae Kramm added seven assists.
It’s the second year in a row the Tigers season ended to Marshall in the section title match. Their final record is 19-8, Marshall is now 27-5 and advance to their 28th state tournament.
Sec. 6A Championship
New York Mills 3, Clinton-Graceville-Beardsley 0
FERGUS FALLS – Clinton-Graceville-Beardsley’s bid for their first section title came up short, falling to New York Mills 25-21, 25-21, 25-22 in Fergus Falls.
The Wolverines season ends with a record of 25-5, the Eagles are 29-2.
State Meet at St. Olaf
NORTHFIELD – The cross country season came to an end on Saturday with four Morris Area/Chokio-Alberta runners competing.
Noah Stewart was the top finisher taking 53rd place, while Solomon Johnson placed 78th for the boys.
Maddie Carrington was 59th and Meredith Carrington finished 144th.