10-29-12 Local Digest

VCSU Volleyball Loses Home Finale
The Valley City State University volleyball team split weekend matches, beating Dakota State 3-0 Friday in Jamestown, but losing 3-0 to the South Dakota School of Mines and Technology Saturday in the team's home finale.
Friday, VCSU beat the Trojans 25-17, 28-26, 27-25 at Jamestown College. The teams played relatively evenly, but VCSU found plenty of points from the serve, finishing with 13 aces, including four from Stephanie Miller.
The team put together 45 kills in the three sets, including 16 from Aurissa Martens, who had plenty of support from other hitters. The Vikings had seven kills each from Barbara Ector, Jill Noeske, and Gianesi Tarafa, as well as six from Rachel Hummel. Anna Neufeld and Miller split assists with 19 and 15 each.
Saturday, the Vikings lost 25-20, 25-15, 25-18 to S.D. Mines and Tech in their final match of the year at Graichen Gym.
Martens again led VCSU with nine kills and Hummel had eight. Neufeld led the team with 21 assists and Miller had 14.
The Vikings finish the regular season Tuesday at Trinity Bible College in Ellendale.

Berntson, Scott Post Top Times at State
Valley City High School's April Berntson and Barnes County North's Tess Scott ended their seasons with strong performances at the state meet Saturday in Dickinson.
Berntson took 15th in the Class A meet, earning all-state honors for the second year in a row, and Scott took third in the Class B meet.
The Hi-Liner girls finished 14th overall and the boys took 17th. Casey Engelhard led the boys with a time of 18:57.

Valley City girls Results:
15. April Berntson, 15:34*
91. Mikaylah Ross, 17:08
96. Barbara Zubrod, 17:10
105. Jamie Ronning, 17:18
126. Jessica Ronning, 17:53
144. Cherrie Varner, 18:55
147. Ruth Ihry, 19:05
156. Aislinn Fogarty, 20:34

Valley City boys Results:
116. Casey Engelhard, 18:57
149. Nathan Johnson, 20:38
152. Justin Pritchett, 20:47

BCN girls results
3. Tess Scott, 15:48.53
48. Samantha Wieland, 17:26.66
91. Audra Revier, 18:19.23
94. Hannah Willson, 18:22.34
141. Jayda Haugen, 19:28.24
167. Abby Undem, 20:50.72

BCN boys results
128. Anthony Plumb, 21:45.73

Volleyball playoff information
Class B District 5 tournament
at Ellendale
Edgeley-Kulm 3, LMM 2
PBK 3, BCN 0
Ellendale 3, E-K 0
LaMoure 3, PBK 0
Regional Qualifiers
PBK vs. LMM loser, 4:30 p.m.
E-K vs. BCN loser, 6 p.m.
Ellendale vs. LaMoure, 7:30 p.m.

Class B District 2 tournament
At Oak Grove HS in Fargo
Central Cass 3, FSHP 0
Northern Cass 3, Enderlin 1
Oak Grove 3, Richland 0
Kindred 3, Maple Valley 0
Enderlin 3, FSHP 0
Maple Valley 3, Richland 2
Central Cass 3, Northern Cass 0
Kindred 3, Oak Grove 0
Regional qualifiers
Enderlin vs. Oak Grove, 4:30 p.m.
Maple Valley vs. Northern Cass, 6 p.m.
Central Cass vs. Kindred, 7:30 p.m.
HS Football Playoffs
Division AA
Oct. 27
Shanley 46, Rugby 20
Beulah 36, Wahpeton 21
Valley City 24, Bishop Ryan 14
Grafton 44, Carrington 6
Nov. 3
No. 4E Valley City at No. 2E Grafton, 2 p.m.
No. 2W Buelah at No. 1E Shanley, 2:30 p.m.
Dakota Bowl
Nov. 9
3 p.m. at the Alerus Center, Grand Forks