Brett Miller, KMRS/KKOK Sports Director
Morris Area/Chokio-Alberta 3, Hancock 1
HANCOCK – Morris Area/Chokio-Alberta snapped a two-game losing streak with a four-set victory over Hancock on Tuesday night.
The two county rivals went back-and-forth all night with a balanced attack on both sides of the net. The Tigers dropped the first set but grinded out three straight wins for a 22-25, 26-24, 25-23, 25-21 victory.
In two of the Tigers three set wins they trailed at some point by four or more.
Sophia Carlsen led the Tigers with 15 kills and six aces, Brianna Dybdahl added six kills and six assists, Emma Bowman added 11 kills for the Tigers who are 2-3.
Rylee Hanson tallied nine kills for the Owls, Carlee Hanson had six kills, eight digs and six assists. Lindsey Mattson filled the stat sheet with six kills, five digs, two blocks and an ace as Hancock falls to 2-2.
West Central Area 3, Parkers Prairie 0
PARKERS PRAIRIE – West Central Area earned a sweep of Parkers Prairie on Tuesday 26-24, 25-23, 26-24.
The Knights had to comeback from 20-22 deficit in each match, but were able to do so with the steady serving of Morgan Stark, excellent hitting of Liz Rustan and a great night passing by Macy Grosz
Rustan had 15 kills and two blocks on the night, Grosz tallied 29 assists while Kaitlyn Hansen had 25 digs, Stark added 18.
Brooke Anderson chipped in three service aces for the Knights who are 3-3. The Panthers fall to 1-2.
Osakis 3, Brandon-Evansville 1
OSAKIS – Brandon-Evansville suffered it’s first loss on Tuesday in Osakis.
The Chargers and Silverstreaks battled all night but Osakis came out on top with a 25-22, 28-30, 25-17, 25-20 victory.
Bailey Schaefer had 22 kills, seven digs and two aces for the Chargers, Korrie Randt tallied 31 assists, eight digs and two aces. The Chargers are 4-1, the Silverstreaks 3-0.
Benson def. BOLD, 19-25, 26-24, 25-14, 10-25, 16-14
Bertha-Hewitt def. Verndale, 23-25, 25-23, 29-27, 25-20
Breckenridge def. Wheaton/Herman-Norcross, 25-12, 25-16, 20-25, 25-15
Henning def. New York Mills, 25-13, 25-18, 25-16
Maple Lake def. Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa, 25-20, 25-23, 14-25, 25-13
Royalton def. Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City, 25-21, 25-13, 25-18
Underwood def. Rothsay, 25-19, 25-23, 25-15