Thursday, September 04, 2008

South Aces Henry Plus More Results

#4 posting 9.4.2008
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Minneapolis South swept Henry in three Thursday night. Sophie McBride had 14 aces on the night for the Tigers including a string of seven straight to almost close the night out.

Game one proved to be the tightest of the three. Henry led 4-3 for their only lead of the night. South then ran off five points to take an 8-4 lead and they didn't look back. Henry did close out to 11-10, but a missed serve halted any momentum and opened the door for a seven point run by McBride. The Tigers finished first game with a run of five.

South had big runs of seven and eight in game two to put the Tigers in the drivers seat. They closed out game two with a 17-2 run.

In game three South raced out to a 4-0 lead with three aces by McBride. She also had seven straight to almost close out the contest. The Tigers are now 3-0 in the conference.

Farmington is hoping to duplicate their 2007 5-0 start in 2008. From the Farmington Independent.

Randoph picked up a 3-2 win over Concordia Bloomington last Tuesday. The Rockets fell to Alden-Conger in a sweep. From the Cannon Falls Beacon.

STMA beat the Anoka Tornadoes in four on Tuesday with the last three going the Knights direction.

Stewartville's volleyball team bonds in the BWCA each summer. From the Rochester Post Bulletin.

Next up: tomorrow morning