Maple Valley volleyball beat LaMoure/Litchville-Marion 2-0 (25-14, 25-22), smashed Glen Ullin 2-0 (25-10, 25-12) and outmatched Oakes 2-0 (27-25, 25-17) in pool play at the Valley City Optimist Tourney on Saturday.
The Raiders fell to Valley City, however, in a very close 2-0 (21-25, 22-25) tournament match.
Abbie Tinjum served eight aces in the tournament, Rylee Nudell six, Megan Kasowski five and Ashley Punton two.
Tinjum dished out 36 assists, Katie Pautz 19, Kasowski three, Lexi Berntson two, Nudell, Kaylee Hanson, Punton and Kara Smith one each.
Nudell stuffed 13 blocks, Kasowski three.
Kasowski racked up 21 digs, Punton and Tinjum 19, Nudell 16, Pautz 11 and Smith four.
Nudell tortured defenses with 43 kills, Kasowski 15, Tinjum six, Punton four, Pautz three, Berntson two and Hanson one.