Area volleyball roundup: Platte-Geddes pulls away from Kimball/White Lake, Leiferman records 1,000th career kill
KIMBALL -- Platte-Geddes edged Kimball/White Lake in a five-set marathon match on Tuesday. Set scores were 25-22, 19-25, 23-25, 25-19 and 16-14.
Platte-Geddes (15-3): Karly VanDerWerff led the way with 25 kills, seven digs and two blocks. Cadence Van Zee posted 19 kills, five digs and three aces. Avery DeVries added 43 assists and 11 digs. Taryn Starr had five kills, Baleigh Nachtigal and Regan Hoffman both recorded 21 digs. The Black Panthers host the SESD tournament on Saturday.
Kimball/White Lake (12-4): Kennedy Leiferman finished with 22 kills, 13 digs, six aces and three blocks. Leiferman also notched her 1,000th career kill. Dani Deffenbaugh followed with 12 kills, 10 digs, three blocks and two aces. Ryann Nielsen added 32 assists and four blocks. Madison Heath finished with 18 digs and two aces. KWL plays at Wessington Springs on Friday.
Corsica-Stickney 3, Avon 0
CORSICA -- Corsica-Stickney swept Avon in straight sets in a high school volleyball match on Tuesday. Set scores were 28-26, 25-18 and 26-24.
Corsica-Stickney (14-3): Avery Broughton finished with 10 kills, six digs and two blocks. Morgan DeLange added eight kills and nine digs. Raven Barse recorded five kills and 15 digs. Paige Wright posted five kills and four digs. Rachel Gerlach followed with four kills and eight digs. Sutten Eide added 25 assists and 13 digs. Morgan Clites posted 17 digs and three aces. The Jaguars play at Scotland on Friday.
Avon (10-5): Hanna Miller finished with nine kills and three blocks. Shalayne Nagel posted six kills, four digs and three blocks. McKenna Kocmich recorded 12 assists and nine digs. Katie Gretschmann added 19 digs and Sam Brodeen had 10 digs. Reese Powers followed with eight assists and seven digs. Ali Sees had five kills and three digs. Avon hosts Menno on Friday.
Winner 3, Wagner 0
WINNER -- Class A No. 5 Winner knocked off Wagner in prep volleyball action on Tuesday. Set scores were 27-25, 25-15 and 25-16.
Winner (15-4): Ellie Brozik recorded 16 kills and two blocks. Kalla Bertram logged 11 kills, 11 digs and six aces. Jenna Hammerbeck added four aces. Mackenzie Levi posted 26 assists, while Maggie LaCompte followed with 13 digs. Ellie Brozik and Marlie Schuyler each had two blocks. The Warriors play at the SESD tournament on Saturday in Platte.
Wagner (7-3): Abby Brunsing finished with 17 kills and seven digs. Avari Bruguier added one block, seven kills and 14 digs. Macy Koupal dished out 25 assists and had three aces. Olivia Breen posted 10 digs, while Shona Kocer had two blocks. Wagner plays at the SESD tournament on Saturday in Platte.
Freeman 3, Hanson 1
ALEXANDRIA -- Freeman topped Hanson in high school volleyball action on Tuesday. Set scores were 25-19, 25-18, 16-25 and 25-9.
Freeman (13-6): Rijjy Peterson finished with 16 kills, 23 digs, five aces and four blocks. Cara Maske added 18 assists and four digs. Kate Miller recorded seven kills, 12 digs and two aces. Erin Uecker posted 16 digs and three kills. Odalite Pankratz chipped in with 10 digs and four kills. Ava Ammann recorded 18 assists and four digs. Mesa Mehlhaf had six kills and two digs. Freeman hosts Canistota on Oct. 26.
Hanson (5-13): Andrea Thelen finished with 15 kills and three blocks. Annalyse Weber posted six kills, 11 digs and two aces. Abby Kortan posted 16 digs, five aces, three kills and two blocks. Jalyn Kampshoff contributed 21 assists and 16 digs. Skylar Holm added seven digs. The Beavers play Viborg-Hurley on Thursday in Hurley.
Gayville-Volin 3, Burke 2
BURKE -- Gayville-Volin nipped Burke in a five-set marathon match on Tuesday. Set scores were 22-25, 27-25, 23-25, 25-18 and 15-12.
Gayville-Volin (12-2): Kayla VanOsdel finished with 28 kills and 22 digs, while Samatha Olson posted 16 kills. Molly Larson recorded 37 digs and Ayla Dimmer posted 25 digs. Jadyn Hubbard finished with 11 kills and two aces. Keeley Larson handed out 54 assists. The Raiders host Colman-Egan on Friday.
Burke (10-8): Adisyn Indahl finished with 28 kills, 24 digs and two aces. Raimee Hanson recorded 15 kills, while Sally Hakin had 11 kills and 21 digs. Bobbi Jo Wischmann added 22 digs, 50 assists and five aces. Elle Johnson chipped in with three aces. The Cougars play in the SESD tournament on Saturday in Platte.
Hitchcock-Tulare 3, SCW 0
WOONSOCKET -- Hitchcock-Tulare handed Sanborn Central/Woonsocket a three-set sweep on Tuesday. Set scores were 25-17, 25-16 and 25-15.
Hitchcock-Tulare (13-3): Dannyn Peterson finished with nine kills, while Katelyn Schroeder added seven kills. Cassidy Johnson and Katelyn Rathjen both had two aces. Johnson added 17 digs and Schroeder posted 10 digs. Kenidee Enander handed out 31 assists, while Ashley Masat had four blocks. The Patriots host Sully Buttes on Friday in Tulare.
SCW (7-10): Brooke Doering recorded six kill. Cassidy Slykhuis and Trista White both had four kills. Morgan Schmiedt dished out nine assists and added 13 digs. Teya Moody posted 19 digs. The Blackhawks host Bridgewater-Emery on Friday in Forestburg.
Chamberlain 3, McLaughlin 0
CHAMBERLAIN -- Chamberlain swept McLaughlin in straight sets on Tuesday. Set scores were 25-20, 25-8 and 25-19.
Chamberlain (2-12): Mya Knippling finished with 12 kills, four blocks and four aces. Caycee Guinn added nine kills, while Kiera Eichstadt had 16 assists and five digs. Emma Powers finished with 10 assists. Jayslee Peterson posted two aces. The Cubs play at the SESD tournament on Saturday in Platte.
McLaughlin (1-8): No stats reported. The Mustangs play at the Dupree Triangular on Friday.
Colome 3, Jones County 0
COLOME -- Colome knocked off Jones County in straight sets in a high school volleyball match on Tuesday. Set scores were 25-12, 25-19 and 25-9.
Colome (11-4): Baylie Hoffine finished with eight digs and 15 kills. Ashlyn Hoffine added 11 digs, while Liz Yeaman added seven kills. Libby Petersek posted 12 digs and Makayla Shippy recorded 18 assists. Shippy also had nine aces. Saydee Heath added four kills, two blocks and two assists. Colome hosts Centerville on Friday.
Jones County: Mallory Vallburg posted five kills, 23 digs, four aces and five blocks. Emma Hunt finished with 22 digs and Kendal Kinsley had eight blocks. Jones County finishes the regular season 8-12.
Alcester-Hudson 3, FAM 0
MARION -- Alcester-Hudson swept Freeman Academy/Marion in straight sets on Tuesday. Set scores were 25-3, 25-9 and 25-7.
Alcester-Hudson (12-11): Veronica Rhead finished with seven kills, while Abby Walth added four kills. Bayleigh Peterson recorded 12 assists, six digs and 16 aces. Ella Serck posted four digs, while Alyssa Keiser had four digs and four aces. The Cubs play Viborg-Hurley on Oct. 26 in Hurley.
FAM (0-9): Alexa Gortmaker, Clara Montero and Leah Goodwin each had a kill. Zenovia Butler recorded seven digs, while Maria Cortes added two assists and three digs. The Bearcats host Menno on Thursday in Marion.
Highmore-Harrold 3, Lyman 0
PRESHO -- Highmore-Harrold swept Lyman in straight sets on Tuesday. Set scores were 25-5, 25-14 and 25-14.
Highmore-Harrold (14-3): Haley Husted led the Pirates with 10 kills and five blocks, while Grace Knox finished with six kills. Moser dished out 23 assists and had seven aces. Kassi Hale recorded five digs. Letha Jessen posted six blocks. Highmore-Harrold plays Stanley County on Friday.
Lyman (1-13): Ellie Erikson, Skyler Volmer, Rachel Hoffer and Drew Lulf each had two kills apiece. Lulf added 4 assists and one ace. Volmer finished with nine digs. Allison McManus added four digs. Haleigh Elwood added three assists. Lyman plays at Kadoka on Oct. 26.