New Hampton 3, Crestwood 0
The New Hampton Chickasaws picked up their 17th straight win of the season last night dropping Crestwood 3-0 in straight sets. Kerigan Tenge had 11 kills, Rachel Rinked added 9 and Kiersten Tenge collected 8. The Chickasaws combined for 37 kills in the match and 13 aces. New Hampton takes their 17-0 mark into next Tuesday when the Chickasaws host Oelwein.
Osage 3, Nashua-Plainfield 0
It only took 46 minutes. The Osage Green Devils made volleyball look easy last night dropping Nashua-Plainfield in straight sets. The first set, the Huskies only had three points… Green Devil Dani Johnson led Osage with 12 kills, Kaebre Sullivan collected 10 – as part of 56 kill performance last night. The Green Devils also had 12 aces in the match. Nashua-Plainfield is now 0-11 on the season and hosts a tournament on Saturday. Osage improves to 9-2 with the win and travels to Dike-New Hartford on Saturday.
Dike-New Hartford 3, Sumner-Fredericksburg 2
The Sumner-Fredericksburg Cougars took one of the state’s best teams the distance last night. Dike-New Hartford outlasted the Cougars in a five-set thriller. The game came down to the fifth set where Dike-New Hartford escaped with a 16-14 win. Jordan Burrows led Sumner-Fred with 13 kills, Madelyn Nederhoff added eight and Mariaiah Nuss had six. 32 kills and 10 aces for Sumner-Fred last night wasn’t enough to pull the upset. With the loss the Cougars are 6-8 and travel to Union tomorrow.
Tomorrow we’ll have a preview of the Iowa State and fifth-ranked Oklahoma and Northern Iowa at Iowa.