Class B Volleyball Roundup

Ray Maloney, Sports

CANDO, N.D. — Caitlin Holien and Michelle Holien led the way as North Star notched an impressive sweep of Adams-Edmore in high school volleyball action on Tuesday.

Caitlin Holien tallied nine kills and Michelle Holien recorded seven kills of her own as the Bearcats won 25-16, 25-17, 25-15.

Torie McTaggart and Kelsey Teubner both added six kills to aid in the cause.

“We’re communicating a lot better and really getting a rhythm to our play,” North Star coach Lauren Ressler said.

North Star remains at home and tangles with Towner-Granville-Upham on Thursday.

Adams-Edmore    16   17   15

North Star    25   25   25

North Star Leaders

Kills – Caitlin Holien 9, Michelle Holien 7, Torie McTaggart 6, Kelsey Teubner 6. Blocks – M. Holien 2, McTaggart 1. Assists – Brittney Held 15, Emily Laturnus 12. Aces – Teubner 4. Digs – Teubner 8, C. Holien 7.

Leeds 3, Wells County 0

LEEDS, N.D. — Andrea Jorgenson and Meghan Jorgenson combined for 17 kills to lead the way as Leeds posted a 3-0 sweep of visiting Wells County on Tuesday.

The Lions won 25-15, 25-15, 25-23 to earn the sweep.

Andrea Jorgenson knocked down 10 kills to lead the way, while Meghan Jorgenson added seven kills.

Kendra Leibfried paced the Lions with 11 assists on the night.

Leeds entertains Rugby on Thursday.

Wells County    15   15   23

Leeds        25   25   25

Leeds Leaders

Kills – Andrea Jorgenson 10, Meghan Jorgenson 7, Jeni Swanson 3. Blocks – M. Jorgenson 4, A. Jorgenson 2, Swanson 1. Assists – Kendra Leibfried 11. Aces – McKenzie Silliman 1, Taylor Bisbee 1, Chace Engstrom 1, Leibfried 1. Digs – M. Jorgenson 9, Silliman 9, Swanson 8, A. Jorgenson 7.

Wells County Leaders

Kills – Sam Maxwell 14, Sarah Davis 7, Jordan Pepple 7. Blocks – Cassidy Unterseher 1, Davis 1, Pepple 1. Assists – Unterseher 26, Kara Fike 3. Aces – Pepple 7. Digs – N/A.

Griggs County Central 3

Dakota Prairie 0

TOLNA, N.D. — After narrow losses in each of the first two sets Dakota Prairie was unable to catch up as Griggs County Central swept past the Knights 25-23, 25-23, 25-13 on Tuesday.

Shelby Gillett paced Dakota Prairie with 11 kills, while Sabrina Rude and Brandy Messner added eight and four kills, respectively, for Dakota Prairie.

Dakota Prairie is at home on Thursday when the Knights tangle with Lakota.

Griggs Co.    25   25   25

Dakota Prairie     23   23   13

Dakota Prairie Leaders

Kills – Shelby Gillett 11, Sabrina Rude 8, Brandy Messner 4. Assists – Sage Nichols 21. Aces – Messner 2, Gillett 2, Rude 1.

Griggs County Leaders

Kills – Carissa Nelson 10, Kacine Monson 6, Emily Woodbridge 6, Presley Painter 6. Assists – Monson 24, Painter 8. Aces – Megan Beattie 4, Kaitlyn College 3.