Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City and Mor­ris/Chokio-Alberta handed the Monte­video volleyball team losses in West Central Conference South matches the past week.


Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City and Mor­ris/Chokio-Alberta handed the Monte­video volleyball team losses in West Central Conference South matches the past week.

The Thunder Hawks will host Lac qui Parle Valley today (Thursday). Monte­video will compete in an eight-team tournament at St. James Saturday, starting at 9 a.m. The T-Hawks will play Yellow Medicine East Tues­day at Granite Falls.

ACGC 3, Montevideo 1
ACGC topped the T-Hawks in four sets here Thursday.

After ACGC?dominated the first set, the T-Hawks came back to square the match. A?kill by Kendyl Anderson and an ace serve by Nichole Strei gave Montevideo a 17-14 lead.

The Falcons closed within 22-21 before Alyssa Doty gave Montevideo the set point with a kill that caught the back line.

Montevideo had a 20-18 lead in the third set before ACGC came back to win 25-21, and the Falcons led all the way to win the fourth set and close out the match.

Devon Payne led the T-Hawks with eight kills. Haley Kubista had three ace serves and 10 set assists.

ACGC 25 21 25 25
Monte 10 25 21 10
Monte: Serving (good serves-attempts-aces): Haley Kubista 14-15-3, Nichole Strei 10-11-1, Elissa Christensen 9-9-1, Kelsey Amborn 9-10-0, Devon Payne 8-10-1, Kendyl Anderson 5-6-0.
Setting (good sets-attempts-assists): Kubista 52-54-10, Strei 43-53-4, Nettie Duvall 7-9-3, Dani Emkes 5-6-0, Christensen 3-3-1, Anderson 1-3-1.
Hitting?(good hits-attempts-kills): Payne 24-27-8, Anderson 10-11-4, Christensen 15-21-1, Emkes 5-9-1, Alyssa Doty 7-10-1, Duvall 8-10-1, Amborn 6-6-1, Kayla Aanerud 2-3-1.
Ace blocks: Payne 4, Emkes 2, Doty 1.
Digs: Christensen 13, Strei 9, Amborn 7, Kubista 5.

Morris/CA 3, Monte 0
Morris/Chokio-Alberta scored a 3-0 sweep over the Thunder Hawks Tues­day at Morris.

Devon Payne, Alyssa Doty and Elissa Christen­sen had three kills apiece for Montevideo.

Monte 16 26 7
Morris/CA 25 28 25
Monte: Serving (good serves-attempts-aces): Elissa Christen­sen 11-11-1, Haley Kubista 9-9-1, Kelsey Amborn 6-7-1, Kendyl Anderson 6-8-2, Nichole Strei 6-6-1, Devon Payne 4-5-0. Setting (good sets-attempts-assists): Strei 35-39-6, Kubista 30-32-5, Nettie Duvall 11-12-2, Christensen 7-7-1.
Hitting?(good hits-attempts-kills): Payne 15-18-3, Anderson 12-12-1, Alyssa Doty 12-15-3, Christensen 8-13-3, Dani Emkes 6-8-1, Strei 1-1-1.
Ace blocks: Doty 1.
Digs: Christensen 9, Amborn 7, Kubista 5, Strei 4, Payne 3.

West Central South Volleyball
Conf. All
BOLD 6-0 11-3
Benson 5-1 10-5
ACGC 5-2 8-5
Yellow Med. East 4-2 6-7
Morris/CA 3-3 8-4
Lac qui?Parle Val. 2-4 2-9
Montevideo 1-5 2-11
Minnewaska 1-5 8-12
Paynesville 1-6 1-12