Brandon Valley escaped with a 25-17, 26-24, 25-22 victory over Huron to pull within a win of idle Harrisburg atop the District 2 standings in Class AA. The Lynx (12-1) were led in kills by Hanna Jellema (13) and Elsie Zajicek (11), and in digs by Taylor Thorson (26) and Sommer West (12). Zajicek also added three blocks. Huron (7-10) notched 22 total digs from Havyn Heinz (12) and Maddie Kline (10). The Tigers will head to Brookings on Tuesday, while Brandon Valley welcomes Mitchell on Saturday.
Bon Homme def. Freeman 25-6, 25-10, 25-12 in Bon Homme – Freeman picked up a pair of aces from Ashley Glanzer and another from Lacey Wipf, but it wasn’t enough for the visiting Flyers, who fell to Bon Homme in straight sets. Josie Fuhrman had a match-high 22 digs, followed by Dayna Roth (12) and Karli Maske (11). Glanzer and Journey Mehlhaf both added a block for Freeman, which fell to 0-11 on the year with a match against Marion set for Tuesday. Bon Homme (18-4) was led by Morgan McAllister (nine aces, 18 points) and Jeni Schmidt (six aces, 14 points). The Cavaliers return to action Tuesday at Scotland.
Watertown def. Brookings 19-25, 25-23, 25-12, 25-21 in Brookings – Watertown moves to 8-6 overall and will travel to Pierre on Saturday. Brookings, now 9-10, will host Huron on Tuesday.
Dakota Valley def. Dell Rapids 25-16, 25-9, 25-15 in Dakota Valley