Area volleyball roundup: Wagner wins back-and-forth tilt with Parkston
PARKSTON -- Wagner won the first set against Parkston by 10 points, but the Trojans rallied to win the second set, only for the Red Raiders to take the third, 25-15, 18-25 and 25-16, for a win in the round-robin Parkston Tournament on Saturday.
Wagner (3-2): Abby Brunsing and Lizzie Tyler had eight kills apiece, while Brunsing also had 10 digs. Emilea Cimpl handed out 23 assists. The Red Raiders travel to Chamberlain on Thursday.
Parkston (2-4): Izzy Hohn had 13 assists, while Sydney Wickersham had 10 digs and Amber Albrecht had six kills. The Trojans travel to Avon on Tuesday.
MCM 2, Parkston 0
PARKSTON -- Class A No. 3 McCook Central/Montrose scored a big win in the first set of its match against Parkston and then duplicated it in the second for a win in the Parkston Tournament, 25-15 and 25-15.
McCook Central/Montrose (4-1): Emiley Bies had nine assists and 18 digs, while Cassy Knudsen had 14 digs and Abigail Van Ruler pitched in 10 kills. The Fighting Cougars host Class B No. 3 Chester Area on Tuesday in Montrose.
Parkston (2-4): Allison Ziebart came up with 17 digs and Izzy Hohn handed out 13 assists.
MCM 2, Wagner 0
PARKSTON -- Class A No. 3 McCook Central/Montrose slipped past Wagner in a tight second set after a convincing win in the first set to take its Parkston Tournament, 25-15 and 26-24.
McCook Central/Montrose (4-1): Jacy Pulse had five kills and 10 digs, while Emily BIes had five kills and nine assists. Cassy Knudsen had 11 digs and Maggie Miles handed out eight assists.
Wagner (3-2): Abby Brunsing had six kills and eight digs, while Emilea Cimpl had 15 assists and Lizzie Tyler came up with seven digs.
Northwestern 2, MCM 0
PARKSTON -- Class B No. 1 Northwestern breezed to a win in the first set of its match against Class A No. 3 McCook Central/Montrose, but squeaked by in the second set for a 25-15, 26-24 win in the Parkston Tournament. Northwestern went 4-0 and handed MCM its only loss of the tournament.
Northwestern (7-0): No statistics were provided for Northwestern. The Wildcats play Langford Area on Thursday in Mellette.
McCook Central/Montrose (4-1): Abigail Van Ruler had five kills and three aces and Emily Bies added 10 assists, while Cassy Knudsen came up with 12 digs.
Parkston 2, Arlington 0
PARKSTON -- Parkston and Arlington went down to the wire in both sets of their match in the Parkston Tournament, but the Trojans were able to take both, 25-22 and 28-26.
Parkston (2-4): Amber Albrecht had eight kills and 12 digs, while Izzy Hohn had 19 assists and Tiah Holzbauer pitched in 10 digs.
Arlington (1-5): Hadley Carlson had 14 kills and 10 digs in defeat, while Gracy Parry had 21 assists and Kasey Pistulka had 14 digs. The Cardinals play Deubrook Area on Tuesday in White.
Northwestern 2, Parkston 0
PARKSTON -- Class B No. 1 Northwestern beat Parkston by more than 10 points to pick up a 25-14, 25-10 sweep in the Parkston Tournament.
Northwestern (7-0): No stats were provided for Northwestern.
Parkston (2-4): Izzy Hohn had five assists and nine digs and Tiah Holzbauer had nine digs.
MCM 2, Arlington 0
PARKSTON -- Abigail Van Ruler had seven kills as Class A No. 3 McCook Central/Montrose toppled Arlington in the Parkston Tournament, 25-14 and 25-20.
McCook Central/Montrose (4-1): Van Ruler also pitched in four aces, while Emily Bies had 11 assists and served up four aces. Cassy Knudsen chipped in 11 digs.
Arlington (1-5): No statistics were provided for Arlington.
Northwestern 2, Wagner 0
PARKSTON -- Class B No. 1 Northwestern picked up a six-point win over Wagner in a match in the Parkston Tournament and never looked back to win, 25-18 and 25-11.
Northwestern (7-0): No statistics were provided for Northwestern.
Wagner (3-2): Emilea Cimpl had 11 assists and eight digs, while Abby Brunsing had 10 kills in defeat.
Wagner 2, Arlington 0
PARKSTON -- Wagner breezed to a sweep of Arlington in the Parkston Tournament, 25-18 and 25-11.
Wagner (3-2): Emilea Cimpl dished out 18 assists, while Maesa Dvorak came up with 18 digs and Lizzie Tyler had eight kills.
Arlington (1-5): Kasey Pistulka had 15 digs and Grace Parry had 14 assists.
Chamberlain 3, Mobridge-Pollock 2
CHAMBERLAIN -- The season started with a bang for Chamberlain. After dropping the first two sets of the season to Mobridge-Pollock, the Cubs won the next three to win the match, 17-25, 19-25, 25-9, 25-13 and 16-14.
Chamberlain (1-0): Hannah Anderson had 11 kills, three blocks and three aces, while Mya Knippling had 11 kills and three aces. Taylor Toering had 24 assists and Makenzy Mutziger had 10 assists and 14 digs. Chynna Story had 14 digs and six aces. The Cubs play Stanley County today in Fort Pierre.
Mobridge-Pollock (0-1): Megan Zahn had eight kills, while Callie Weisbeck had seven assists and six digs. Emily Wientjes added 11 digs. The Tigers play Herreid/Selby Area on Tuesday in Selby.