Area volleyball roundup for Oct. 24: Burke notches five-set victory, ends Wagner’s 22-match win streak

Monday night volleyball from the final week of the regular season around the state of South Dakota

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WAGNER, S.D. — Just two days after Class B No. 3 Burke fell to Class A No. 3 Wagner, 2-1, in three sets at the Southeast South Dakota Conference tournament on Oct. 22, the Cougars were back on the court to take on the Red Raiders on Monday night.

In this file photo, Burke's Kailee Frank passes the ball during a varsity volleyball match against Kimball/White Lake on Thursday, Sept. 1, 2022, at White Lake School.
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This time though, Burke reversed its fortunes by taking out Wagner on its home court, winning in five sets to snap the Red Raiders’ 22-match win streak that dated back to Sept. 8. Set scores were 20-25, 24-26, 25-19, 25-20 and 15-10.

Adisyn Indahl posted 21 kills and 37 digs to pace the Cougars, who also got 18 kills, 17 digs and five service aces from Kailee Frank. Elly Witt had 32 assists and three aces, and Elle Johnson finished with a team-high 50 digs.

For Wagner, Avari Bruguier recorded 15 kills, 25 digs and two aces, with Emma Yost adding 12 kills and 32 digs. Macy Koupal put up 49 assists, seven aces and three blocks, while Shona Kocer had a match-high nine blocks and Shalayne Nagel chipped in 21 digs and seven blocks.

Burke (27-4) wraps up its regular season on Tuesday night at home against Parkston. Wagner (28-3) awaits a Nov. 1 Region 5A tournament match, in which the Red Raiders will enter with the No. 1 seed


Monday’s leaders

  • Karly VanDerWerff’s 24-kill, 27-dig performance boosted Platte-Geddes to a four-set win over Winner, as Avery DeVries facilitated the Black Panthers’ attack by putting up 44 assists to go with 26 digs.
  • Dani Deffenbaugh posted 17 kills, 10 digs and two service aces, while Ryann Nielsen added 10 kills and 19 assists for Kimball/White Lake in a straight-set win over Colome. Madison Heath also had 13 digs and four aces for the Wildkats.
  • Tripp-Delmont/Armour’s Megan Reiner finished with 15 kills, 20 digs, one ace and one block, with Gracey Schatz adding 17 kills, nine digs, three aces and one block. Hannah Stremick put up 27 assists with 12 digs and three aces, as the Nighthawks defeated Ethan in straight sets. In the loss, the Rustlers got nine kills, 20 digs and three aces from Ava Lingemann.
  • Cassidy Keiser recorded 11 kills, 16 digs and five blocks, with Mya Determan chipping in 12 kills, six blocks and four aces, as Gregory defeated Andes Central/Dakota Christian in five sets. In the loss, Josie Brouwer had 12 kills, 20 digs, 14 assists and one ace for the Thunder.
  • Oldham-Ramona/Rutland’s Julia Trygstad powered the Raiders to a three-set sweep of Iroquois/Lake Preston with 21 kills and five blocks.
  • Brooklyn Voss led Vermillion with 18 kills and five blocks in a sweep of Parker.
  • In West Central’s five-set win over Tri-Valley, Aubree Miller had 12 kills, 18 digs to help push the Trojans to victory. Ava Pearson had 15 kills and three blocks fo the Mustangs in the loss.
  • Viborg-Hurley’s Coral Mason recorded 12 kills, 29 digs, one ace and one block in close three-set sweep of Alcester-Hudson.
  • Lily VanHal notched 13 kills, 16 assists, four aces and three blocks in Chester Area’s straight-set win over Arlington.
  • Mya Boomsma posted 12 kills and 16 digs for Wolsey-Wessington as the Warbirds swept Redfield.

Statewide scores

Aberdeen Roncalli def. Deuel, 25-14, 25-9, 19-25, 25-9
Bison def. Harding County, 20-25, 25-21, 19-25, 25-18, 15-11
Burke def. Wagner, 20-25, 24-26, 25-19, 25-20, 15-10
Chester Area def. Arlington, 25-9, 25-16, 25-13
Dakota Valley def. Tea Area, 25-18, 25-21, 25-20
Dupree def. Lemmon, 22-25, 25-20, 25-15, 25-16
Edgemont def. Pine Ridge, 25-21, 25-16, 25-21
Elkton-Lake Benton def. Estelline/Hendricks, 25-20, 25-20, 20-25, 25-16
Freeman def. Canistota, 25-22, 19-25, 25-18, 25-18
Garretson def. Sioux Valley, 25-17, 21-25, 25-16, 19-25, 15-9
Gayville-Volin def. Avon, 25-22, 24-26, 25-13, 25-19
Gregory def. Andes Central/Dakota Christian, 25-20, 17-25, 25-21, 22-25, 15-10
Groton Area def. Britton-Hecla, 25-21, 25-17, 25-7
Herreid/Selby Area def. Ipswich, 25-14, 21-25, 25-14, 25-17
Hot Springs def. Oelrichs, 25-3, 25-11, 25-11
Kimball/White Lake def. Colome, 25-12, 25-13, 25-14
Little Wound def. Bennett County, 25-20, 25-14, 25-11
Lower Brule def. Tiospaye Topa, 25-17, 25-13, 25-21
Lyman def. Chamberlain, 25-21, 25-11, 21-25, 25-19
McCook Central/Montrose def. Hanson, 25-19, 25-16, 25-15
McIntosh def. McLaughlin, 25-12, 25-9, 25-12
Milbank def. Great Plains Lutheran, 25-16, 25-12, 25-17
Newell def. Faith, 25-18, 22-25, 25-19, 20-25, 15-9
Northwestern def. North Central, 25-3, 25-9, 25-6
Oldham-Ramona/Rutland def. Iroquois/Lake Preston, 25-12, 25-22, 25-22
Platte-Geddes def. Winner, 25-18, 20-25, 28-26, 25-13
Rapid City Christian def. St. Thomas More, 25-17, 26-24, 25-13
Sioux Falls Christian def. Lennox, 25-13, 25-12, 25-9
Sioux Falls Lutheran def. Marty, 25-7, 25-6, 25-6
Tiospa Zina def. Flandreau Indian, 25-6, 25-8, 25-15
Tripp-Delmont/Armour def. Ethan, 25-17, 25-20, 25-15
Vermillion def. Parker, 25-9, 25-11, 25-20
Viborg-Hurley def. Alcester-Hudson, 25-21, 28-26, 25-23
West Central def. Tri-Valley, 13-25, 19-25, 25-22, 26-24, 15-6
White River def. St. Francis Indian, 3-1 (set scores unavailable)
Wolsey-Wessington def. Redfield, 25-19, 25-14, 25-19

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