Area Volleyball Wrap: Cannon Falls nets sweep versus Lake City
Taking a grueling first set over Lake City, Cannon Falls used that momentum to its advantage to take Thursday's Hiawatha Valley League match in three sets, 30-28, 25-22, 25-19.
Anja Black was strong in the Bombers' back row with 15 digs while libero Tatum Pickar had 13 digs along with four kills. Shayla Hustad finished the match with eight kills.
For the Tigers, Delaney Issendorf finished with 11 kills and 10 digs, and Morgan West and Hallie Willer had 15 and 10 digs, respectively. Elyse Dalager tallied 28 set assists and 12 digs in the loss.
After competing in the Class 2A showcase on Friday and Saturday, Cannon Falls (7-4, 3-1 HVL) will host Byron on Tuesday. Lake City (3-10, 1-4 HVL) heads to St. Charles for a non-conference match Monday.
K-W 3, Z-M 0
Kenyon-Wanamingo recovered from a tough five-set loss on Tuesday by beating Zumbrota-Mazeppa in three sets on Thursday, 25-20, 25-11, 25-12.
Ally Peterson helped the Knights win the Hiawatha Valley League match by tallying 16 kills, nine digs and three ace blocks. Corynne Dahl and Megan Mattson both had seven kills, with Dahl adding four blocks. Maddie McCauley had 53 set assists and three ace serves, and Sydney Way came up with a team-high 11 digs.
Lyndsey Quam led the Cougars' attack with seven kills while Aspen Brubaker had four kills along with five digs. Megan Johnson came up with eight set assists and six digs in the loss.
K-W (8-5, 3-1 HVL) is at the Class 2A Showcase on Friday and Saturday before resuming conference play Tuesday at Goodhue. Z-M (3-5, 2-4 HVL) travels to Medford on Monday.
Hayfield 3, Pine Island 0
Pine Island dropped to .500 on Thursday following a three-set loss to Hiawatha Valley League foe Hayfield on Thursday, 25-11, 25-23, 25-18.
Avri Kundert finished with four kills while teammate Nicole Fall came up with 10 set assists and four ace serves. Sydney Andrist had 10 set assists, and Jordan Brehmer added up 11 digs for the Panthers.
Maggie Streightiff was one of the top hitters for the Vikings with 13 kills along with 14 set assists and a pair of ace serves. Brooke Bungum also had 13 kills to go with six digs, three ace serves and a block.
Pine Island (6-6, 2-3 HVL) plays host to Lake City on Sept. 28.
Randolph 3, Glenville-Emmons 0
Randolph snapped a three-game losing skid on Thursday after sweeping Glenville-Emmons in Southeast Conference play, 25-10, 25-17, 25-6.
Kayleen Woodcock and Megan Erickson were the catalysts for the Rockets' offense with eight and seven kills, respectively. Jordyn Bey did damage at the service line with eight aces to go with 13 set assists.
"We came out hot right from the first serve," said Randolph head coach Marie Jacob. "We had a rough night on Tuesday at LeRoy-Ostrander, so it was great to see the girls bounce back and play much better."
The Rockets (4-5, 4-3 SEC) are on the road Tuesday at Grand Meadow.