Canby 3, MACCRAY 2
After winning the first two sets of its match against MACCRAY, the Canby volleyball team had to fight off a strong rally by the Wolverines to hold on for a five-set victory Thursday in Clara City. The Lancers won the match 25-23, 25-22, 21-25, 26-28, 15-11.
Taylor Gorder had a strong night both offensively and defensively, tallying 18 kills and 28 digs for the Lancers.
Canby's Ricki Kallhoff added 12 kills, Hannah Jessen recorded a team-high 29 digs, and Kristy Schmidt tallied 43 set assists.
Canby improves to 14-8-1 overall and 6-3 in the Camden Conference after picking up its third win in a row. The Lancers are back on the road next Tuesday for a conference match against Kerkhoven-Murdock-Sunburg.
Canby25 25 21 26 15
MACCRAY23 22 25 28 11
CANBY INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS
Ace Serves: Tara Kockelman 4, Dani Kontz 2.
Kills: Taylor Gorder 18, Ricki Kallhoff 12, Kristy Schmidt 9, Alenni Nemitz 8.
Digs: Hannah Jessen 29, Gorder 28, Schmidt 10.
Set Assists: Schmidt 43.
Blocks: Kallhoff 4, Alayna Pederson 2.
Dawson-Boyd 3, KMS 0
Dawson-Boyd improved its win streak to eight matches with a 25-21, 25-8, 25-8 Camden Conference win over Kerkhoven-Murdock-Sunburg Thursday in Kerkhoven.
The Blackjacks' Katarina Kuhlmann was 21-for-22 serving with four aces. She also had 10 digs.
Mari Lee had 16 kills and two ace blocks to lead Dawson-Boyd in both categories, while Kylie Schuelke tallied 26 digs, and Justine Flattum had 22 set assists.
The Blackjacks (15-3 overall, 7-2 Camden) will put their win streak on the line Tuesday when they host third-ranked Minneota in Dawson.
D-B25 25 25
KMS21 8 8
D-B INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS
Serving (good-att-aces): Katarina Kuhlmann 21-22-4, Justine Flattum 19-19-2.
Kills: Mari Lee 16, Justine Lee 9.
Digs: Kylie Schuelke 26, Kuhlmann 10.
Set Assists: Flattum 22, Andrea Lee 9.
Blocks: M. Lee 2, Nicole Jurgenson.
Wabasso 3, SESM 0
Back home after three straight road matches, the Wabasso volleyball team rolled to a sweep of Tomahawk Conference foe Sleepy Eye St. Mary's on Thursday, winning 25-21, 25-17, 25-23.
Desi Kramer had a team-high 12 kills for Wabasso and also went 15 of 15 serving with an ace. Ellen Franta was the top server for the Rabbits on the night, going 21-for-21 with two aces.
Wabasso's Kimberly Frank and Chelsey Guetter each had eight kills, with Guetter added 11 digs, and Frank tallying 15 set assists.
Winners of five straight matches, the Rabbits (13-4 overall, 6-2 Tomahawk) step out of the conference to face Willmar Tuesday in Wabasso.
SESM21 17 23
Wabasso25 25 25
WABASSO INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS
Serving (good-att-aces): Desi Kramer 15-15-1, Kimberly Frank 4-9-2, Ellen Franta 21-21-2, Chelsey Guetter 5-5-1, Morgan Frank 8-8-1.
Kills: Kramer 12, K. Frank 8, Guetter 8, Kendra Eichten 3, M. Frank 3.
Digs: Guetter 11, K. Frank 8, Kramer 8, Franta 5, Jamie Goblirsch 5.
Set Assists: K. Frank 15, Larissa Rohlik 9.
Blocks: Guetter 2, M. Frank.
RRC 3, CM/C 1
The Red Rock Central volleyball team picked up its fifth victory in a row to reach .500 on the season thanks to a 25-21, 15-25, 25-22, 25-14 nonconference win over Cedar Mountain/Comfrey Thursday in Morgan.
Chloe Arfsten had a strong night for the Falcons in the win. She went 18 of 19 serving with five aces, and also had 10 kills and a team-high 19 digs.
Katie Larsen led the Falcons with 11 kills, while Fern Engen added two solo ace blocks and one block assist.
RRC moves to 8-8 overall following the victory and will play Southwestern United Tuesday in Okabena.
RRC25 15 25 25
CM/C21 25 22 14
Serving (good-att-aces): Chloe Arfsten 18-19-5, Brooke Rasmussen 13-14-1, Katie Larsen 11-11-1.
Kills: Larsen 11, Arfsten 10.
Digs: Arfsten 19, Rasmussen 18, Mikaela Smith 11.
Set Assists: Smith 18, Tegan Derickson 18.
Blocks (solo-assists): Fern Engen 2-1, Arfsten 2-0.
MCC 3, Ellsworth 0
Murray County Central improved to 6-1 in the Red Rock Conference with a 25-7, 29-27, 25-14 victory over Ellsworth Thursday in Ellsworth.
Kristi Bose had 13 kills and 12 digs for the Rebels. Hannah Schmidt added a team-high 21 digs.
Taylor Schreier also had a solid match for MCC (6-4 overall) with 12 digs, six kills and two ace serves. Paris Thomas led the Rebels with 25 digs, and Lindsey Barritt tallied four ace blocks.
MCC is back on the court Tuesday with a match against Hills-Beaver Creek.
MCC25 29 25
Ellsworth7 27 14
MCC INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS
Ace Serves: Taylor Schreier 2, Hannah Schmidt 2.
Kills: Kristi Bose 13, Schreier 6, Macy Halbur 6.
Digs: Schmidt 21, Bose 12, Schreier 12.
Set Assists: Paris Thomas 25.
Blocks: Lindsey Barritt 4.
BOLD 3, YME 0
The BOLD Warriors moved to within a win of reaching .500 thanks to a 25-8, 25-12, 25-19 victory over Yellow Medicine East Thursday night in Olivia. The win was BOLD's third straight following a four-match losing streak.
YME got nine kills and an ace block from Chyanne Sand in the loss. Danie Roden and Nena McCalla each had 12 digs for the Sting.
YME drops to 2-19 overall and 1-9 in West Central Conference play following the loss. The Sting will try to bounce back Tuesday with match against Lac qui Parle Valley in Madison.
YME8 12 19
BOLD25 25 25
YME INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS
Serving (good-att-aces): Alexis Peters 8-8-0, Danie Roden 7-8-1, Nena McCalla 5-5-1.
Kills: Chyanne Sand 9, Makayla Dyrdahl 2.
Digs: Roden 12, McCalla 12, Maddie Hagert 9.
Set Assists: Peters 5, Kalli Knudson 3.
Blocks: Sand, Brooke Blue, Allie Zieske, Dyrdahl.
WWG 3, SW United 1
Paige Erickson had 18 kills, 11 digs and four block assists to help lift the Westbrook-Walnut Grove volleyball team to a 25-23, 18-25, 25-16, 25-15 win over Southwestern United Thursday in Okabena.
Hailey Osland and Dayna Comnick each had three ace serves for the Chargers, who won their seventh straight match. Osland also had 15 digs, and Comnick tallied nine kills and eight digs.
WWG (17-3 overall, 6-1 RRC) plays Tuesday at home against Mountain Lake.
WWG25 18 25 25
SWU23 25 16 15
Serving (good-att-aces): Hailey Osland 19-20-3, Dayna Comnick 18-19-3, Abby Herding 16-16-2.
Kills: Paige Erickson 18, Comnick 9, Osland 7, Madison Takle 5.
Digs: Osland 14, Erickson 11, Comnick 8, Herding 8.
Set Assists: Herding 32.
Blocks (solo-assists): Takle 1-1, Kelsi Wahl 1-0, Osland 0-5, Erickson 0-4.