Area volleyball roundup: Wagner defeats Hanson in straight sets at home

High school volleyball season continues in September

Wagner outside hitter Emma Yost hits the ball past the Hanson block attempt during a match on Sept. 28, 2021. (Landon Dierks / Republic)

WAGNER -- Wagner picked up a win at home over Hanson in straight sets on Tuesday night for its seventh consecutive victory and ninth win in the last 10 matches. Set scores were 25-14, 25-22 and 25-9.

Wagner (14-4): Avari Bruguier had nine kills, 11 digs and three ace serves while Kya Kjeldgaard had 10 kills and three ace serves. Shalayne Nagel had eight digs and three ace serves while Macy Koupal had 24 assists. The Red Raiders travel to Tri-Valley on Oct. 2.

Hanson (3-15): Annalyse Weber had six kills and 16 digs while Taylor Schroeder had 15 digs. Skylar Holm had seven digs and Jalyn Kampshoff had eight assists. Hanson hosts Kimball/White Lake on Sept. 30

Andes Central/Dakota Christian 3, Colome 1

COLOME -- Andes Central/Dakota Christian won a road volleyball match against Colome for its third win of the season on Tuesday. Set scores were 25-19, 7-25, 25-7 and 26-24.

ACDC (4-11): Lexie Vander Pol had 13 kills and three blocks while Abigail Svatos had eight kills. Josie Brouwer had 16 digs, nine assists and two ace serves while Allison Muckey had 23 digs and three ace serves. Baylee Johnson had 19 digs and two ace serves while Ona'ka Doren had 16 digs and five assists. Claire Johnson added two ace serves for the Thunder and Keeva Weddell added six assists. Andes Central/Dakota Christian travels to Gayville-Volin for the Great Plains Conference Tournament on Oct. 2.


Colome (5-10):Katie Welker had eight kills while Maura Luedke had seven kills. Toree Ringing Shield had a game-high eight ace serves while Jordyn Ring had eight assists and three ace serves. Ashlyn Hoffine had 24 digs and Landi Krumpus had 13 digs. Kasie Leighton added two ace serves and Devan Dougherty added eight assists. Colome hosts Stanley County on Oct. 7.

Avon 3, Scotland 0

AVON -- Avon picked up its twelfth win of the season in a straight set victory over Scotland on Tuesday night. Set scores were 25-17, 25-19 and 25-23.

Avon (12-4): Tiffany Pelton had nine kills and five blocks while Reece Loewe had nine kills and two blocks. Sam Brodeen had seven kills, 16 digs and three ace serves while Katie Gretschmann had 16 digs and three ace serves. Courtney Sees had five and a team-high 20 digs, along with Makayla Kopp having 10 digs. The Pirates travel to Gayville-Volin for the Great Plains Conference Tournament on Oct. 2.

Scotland (5-5): Delanie VanDriel had seven kills and two ace serves while Trinity Bietz had six kills. Rylee Conrad added 16 assists and Martina DeBoer added seven digs. Scotland travels to Parkston on Sept. 30.

Gayville-Volin 3, Bon Homme 1

GAYVILLE-VOLIN -- Gayville-Volin earned a victory at home after splitting the first two sets against Bon Homme on Tuesday. Set scores were 25-19, 29-31, 25-12 and 25-14.

Gayville-Volin (11-4): Molly Larson had 20 kills, seven digs and two ace serves while Jadyn Hubbard had 19 kills, five digs and three ace serves. Maia Achen had six kills and five blocks while Keeley Larson had 48 assists and three ace serves. The Raiders host Centerville during the Great Plains Conference Tournament on Oct. 2.

Bon Homme (6-13): Olivia Bures had 14 kills and 15 digs while Erin Heusinkveld had seven kills, six digs and two blocks. Jenna Duffek had 14 digs and four kills while Kenadee Kozak had 13 digs and four kills. Jurni Vavruska added 13 digs and two ace serves, along with Jaden Korton having 19 assists, seven digs and two ace serves. The Cavaliers host Menno on Sept. 30.

Bridgewater-Emery 3, Ethan 0

ETHAN -- Bridgewater-Emery won a home volleyball match over Ethan to keep its perfect season alive on Tuesday. Set scores were 25-13, 25-21 and 25-20.


Bridgewater-Emery (16-0): Julia Weber had 13 kills and 13 digs while Casey Meyer had 19 digs and 17 assists. Kaitlyn Roskens also added 17 assists while Taylor Schallenkamp had seven kills and two ace serves. Chloe Schmitt and Morgan Uptagrafft both had six kills for the Huskies. Bridgewater-Emery plays Avon on Sept. 30.

Ethan (9-8): Hannah Bartscher had eight kills, 22 digs and three blocks while Ava Lingemann had eight kills and 18 assists. Bella Nesheim had seven kills and 12 digs,\ while Marissa Storm had 11 digs. Madeline Bartscher added 11 assists. The Rustlers play Freeman on Sept. 30.

Miller 3, Chamberlain 0

MILLER -- Miller picked up its ninth win of the season, defeating Chamberlain in straight sets on Tuesday night. Set scores were 25-12, 25-13 and 25-21.

Miller (9-7): Tyra Gates had 18 assists, 13 digs and two ace serves while Abbi Blake had six kills and six digs. Tricia Lammers and Ally Mullaney each had five kills while Jaden Werdel had six digs. Ruby Carder added five ace serves and Heather Resel added three ace serves. Miller hosts Mount Vernon/Plankinton on Oct. 5.

Chamberlain (6-10): Mya Knippling had five kills, three ace serves and three blocks while Chesney Mutziger had 10 digs and five assists. Jayd Chmela also added five assists and Leigha Long had 12 digs. The Cubs travel to Gregory on Sept. 30.

Corsica-Stickney 3, Wessington Springs 1

CORSICA -- Corsica-Stickney took down Wessington Springs at home in four sets on Tuesday night. Set scores were 20-25, 25-20, 25-13 and 28-26.

Corsica-Stickney (4-10): Morgan Clites had 21 kills and 26 digs to lead the Jaguars. Rachel Gerlach ahd 17 kills and 11 digs while Payton DeLange had 14 kills and 10 digs. Casey Tolsma had six kills, 33 digs and three ace serves while Sutten Eide had 57 assists and 20 digs. Mara Lagge added 12 digs while Jacey Kemp added five digs. Corsica-Stickney travels to Tripp-Delmont/Armour on Sept. 30.

Wessington Springs (8-7): Avery Orth had 13 kills, 20 digs, four blocks and two ace serves while Alyssa Grohs had 25 assists and nine digs. Raylee Fagerhaug had 26 digs and two ace serves while Carissa Scheel had six blocks. The Spartans travel to James Valley Christian School for the 281 Conference Tourney on Oct. 2.


White River 3, Gregory 2

GREGORY -- White River earned a hard-fought victory Tuesday in high school volleyball action. Set scores were 18-25, 25-20, 13-25, 25-19 and 17-15.

White River (8-3): Karlie Cameron had 20 kills and Tana Bearheels had 13 kills. Karlie Cameron had a game-high 64 digs while Kamanu Krogman had 51 digs. Kelsey Morrison had 34 assists and Kamaria Krogman had eight ace serves. Chaela Oleana added three blocks for the Tigers and Tana BearHeels added two blocks. White River travels to Rapid City for the LNI Tourney on Oct. 1.

Gregory (11-5): Brooklynn Kenzy had 10 kills, 15 assists, 17 digs and five blocks while Jessy VanDerWerff had 13 kills and 26 digs. Gracie Kenzy had 12 assists, Cassidy Keiser had four ace serves and Mya Determan had five blocks. Gregory hosts Chamberlain on Sept. 30.

Colman-Egan 3, Howard 0

HOWARD -- Colman-Egan earned a win on the road Tuesday over Howard in straight sets. Set scores were 25-14, 25-9 and 25-19.

Colman-Egan (14-2): Mackenzie Hemmer had 15 kills, 11 digs and four blocks while Hailey Larson had nine kills and two ace serves. Ava Mousel had 21 assists, Lanie Mousel had nine assists and Berkley Groos had 10 digs for the Hawks. Kadance Landis added four ace serves. The Hawks travel to Castlewood on Sept. 30.

Howard (8-8): Emma Rudebusch had two ace serves and five assists while Katlin Schlim had two ace serves and seven digs. Piper Thompson had five kills and Aleya Kizer had four kills. Rylee Rudebusch added seven assists and Canyon Kidd added seven digs. The Tigers host Mitchell Christian on Sept. 30.

Tripp-Delmont/Armour 3, Marty 0

MARTY -- Tripp-Delmont/Armour, in straight sets, defeated Marty to earn its seventh win of the season. Set scores were 25-12, 25-11 and 25-10.

Tripp-Delmont/Armour (7-5): Gracey Schatz had 13 kills while Jordan Ziebart had five kills. Hannah Stremick had 22 assists and five ace serves while Emma Fink had 11 digs. Maddy Jones had a team-high 10 ace serves, along with four digs for the Nighthawks. Tripp-Delmont/Armour hosts Corsica-Stickney on Sept. 30.

Marty (0-7): Statistics were not provided for the Braves. Marty plays Pine Ridge during the Lakota Nation Invitational on Oct. 1.

Dell Rapids 3, MCM 2

SALEM -- Dell Rapids rallied from a 2-1 deficit Tuesday night for a victory over fellow Class A foe McCook Central/Montrose. Set scores were 19-25, 25-18, 19-25, 25-20 and 15-8.

Dell Rapids (11-8): Sophi Randall had 10 blocks, eight kills, 19 assists and 10 digs for Dell Rapids in a do-it-all effort. Madelynn Henry had 14 kills and 13 digs, with Kylee Fiddelke and Lauryn Kloth each posting nine kills and Kloth adding six blocks for the Quarriers, who also had 24 assists and 13 digs from Riley Hill. Dell Rapids faces Lennox on Sept. 30 in Dell Rapids.

MCM (6-11): Brandy Pulse had 12 kills and 19 digs, while Abby Roling had a match-high 24 digs for MCM. Brianna Even had 37 assists and Katelyn Lueth had 10 kills for the Fighting Cougars, who are back in action Sept. 30 against Tri-Valley in Salem.

Menno 3, Irene-Wakonda 2

MENNO -- Menno came back from a 2-0 deficit to earn a home victory Tuesday night in high school volleyball action. Set scores were 20-25, 21-25, 25-18, 25-23 and 19-17.

Menno (6-7): Julia Buechler had 14 kills, 28 digs and three aces for the Wolves, who also had 13 kills from Josephine Stokes. Paityn Huber had 26 assists and 27 digs and Bridget Vaith had four blocks for Menno, which was bolstered by Grace Nusz’s 21 digs, 11 assists and three aces. Menno travels to Bon Homme on Sept. 30.

Irene-Wakonda (9-10): Madison Orr had eight kills and three blocks, while Nora O’Malley had seven kills, four aces and four blocks. Emma Orr had 13 assists, six kills and five aces. Jordan Bak had 24 digs for the Eagles, who host Centerville on Sept. 30 in Irene.

MVP 3, Platte-Geddes 2

PLANKINTON -- Hosts Mount Vernon/Plankinton were victorious in a five-set match against Platte-Geddes Tuesday night. Set scores were 25-14, 25-17, 18-25, 26-28, 15-10

MVP (10-5): Maria Baker had 13 kills and Reagan Rus had 12 kills and four blocks for the Titans, who had three aces each from Shyla Tobin and Devynn Nelson. Jocelyn Manzano had 17 digs for MVP, which is hosting Winner on Sept. 30.

Platte-Geddes (16-4): Karly VanDerWerff had 28 kills and 30 digs in the match for the Black Panthers, along with two blocks and two aces. Avery DeVries posted 44 assists and Regan Hoffman had 28 digs to pair with nine kills, with Cadence VanZee adding 11 kills. Platte-Geddes hosts Lyman on Sept. 30 in Platte.

SCW 3, Highmore-Harrold 1

WOONSOCKET -- Sanborn Central/Woonsocket earned its seventh victory in the Blackhawks’ last nine matches with a four-set 281 Conference win Tuesday night. Set scores were 25-16, 25-20, 22-25 and 25-13.

SCW (13-3): Brooke Doering had 16 kills for SCW, with Trista White and Kenna Ochsner adding 13 and 11 kills, respectively. Teya Moody had 33 assists and 28 digs for the Blackhawks and White, Hannah Dickson and Dayton Easton each had three aces, with White also logging 22 digs. The Blackhawks are in 281 Conference Tournament action on Oct. 2 in Huron.

Highmore-Harrold (9-7): Letha Jensen had 18 kills for the Pirates, who also had Courtney Moser deliver 28 assists. Emilee Schied and Kenidey Effling each had 16 digs. The Pirates are at the 281 Conference Tournament Oct. 2 in Huron.

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