Brett Miller, KMRS/KKOK Sports Director
Morris Area/Chokio-Alberta 3, Benson 0
MORRIS – Morris Area/Chokio-Alberta closed out their regular season on a high note by defeating Benson in a sweep 25-11, 25-20, 25-13.
LaRae Kramm paced the Tigers with 17 assists, Macce Libbesmeier had 10 digs, Courtney Lehman added eight, and Lexi Pew had nine kills.
The Tigers end the regular season with a mark of 13-10, 9-5 in the West Central Conference where they finished third. The Braves went 8-15 overall, 3-11 in conference which was good for sixth.
Clinton-Graceville-Beardsley 3, Wheaton/Herman-Norcross 0
GRACEVILLE – CGB claimed their third straight Pheasant Conference title outright with a sweep of rival Wheaton/Herman-Norcross 25-21, 29-27, 25-23 from Graceville.
The Wolverines were once again led by Jessica Moberg who posted a triple-double with 18 assists, 14 kills, and 18 digs.
Lora Botker added 19 assists with 14 kills, Kylie Lick had 20 digs, Reanna Ward added 11 for the Wolverines who haven’t lost a conference match in three years, with their streak at 24 consecutive matches. CGB went 8-0 in the Pheasant, the Warriors finished 6-2.
Dawson-Boyd 3, Hancock 0
HANCOCK – Dawson-Boyd got off to a fast start and fought off a scrappy Hancock squad for a sweep 25-17, 25-16, 25-19.
Carlee Hanson led the Owls with seven kills and six assists, Miranda Chamberlain had 10 digs as they end the regular season with 7-11 record. Karoline Dahl had 10 kills for the Blackjacks.
Brandon-Evansville 3, Parkers Prairie 2
PARKERS PRAIRIE – For second year in a row the Brandon-Evansville Chargers are the Little Eight Conference champions after edging Parkers Prairie in five-sets 25-23, 20-25, 25-23, 14-25, 15-13.
With the win the Chargers finish 10-0 in conference play, the Panthers took second by going 8-2. A win by Parkers Prairie would’ve given them the title and the Chargers would have had to settle for second place.
Ada-Borup def. Park Christian, 25-17, 25-23, 25-20
Battle Lake def. Underwood, 28-26, 25-21, 25-21
Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa def. Howard Lake, 21-25, 25-16, 25-18, 25-20
Breckenridge def. Pelican Rapids, 25-12, 25-20, 25-18
Henning def. Verndale, 25-14, 25-20, 25-15
Hillcrest Lutheran def. Ashby, 3-2
Melrose def. Montevideo, 25-11, 25-15, 25-15
Minnewaska def. BOLD, 19-25, 25-20, 25-15, 20-25, 15-13
New York Mills def. Bertha-Hewitt, 3-0
Rothsay def. West Central, 28-26, 25-20, 17-25, 25-12
Sauk Centre def. Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City, 25-10, 25-8, 25-12
Wadena-Deer Creek def. Sebeka, 25-19, 25-19, 25-13
Yellow Medicine East def. Ortonville, 25-16, 25-21, 25-12
West Central Conference Meet
MORRIS – Noah Stewart capped his amazing cross country conference season with a first place finish at the West Central Conference meet from Morris on Tuesday.
Stewart (16:40) led three Tigers with top 20 finishes and a fourth place team finish. Thomas Tiernan (13th) and Bradley Rohloff (16th) also placed in the top top, while Melrose took the conference crown as a team.
Meredith Carrington took runner-up in girls competition, leading five Tigers in the top 20, and a second place team finish to Minnewaska who took the team title.
Carrington (20:53) finished second to Kayla Meyer of Melrose. Joining her in the top 20 were Hailey Werk (7th), Anna Backman (10th), Isabel Fynboh (18th), and Katya Lackey (19th).
Complete boys results HERE
Complete girls results HERE