The number-three ranked in the state Aquinas volleyball
team is on a mission to create some history we haven't
seen much of.
Tomah was the last M-V-C team to make it to state
back in 1996.
The only other M-V-C school ever to advance to state
in volleyball was Central in 1980.
The journey begins tonight.
opening round of the playoffs.
Aquinas opens up with Luther.
Blugolds win the first set.
Set number two.
Shayna Nickelatti throws down the kill.
Then it's the freshman flying high above the net.
Lexi Donarski with another point.
They take the second set 25-8.
Kyah Steiner starts things off with the point at the
Strong start to the postseason for Aquinas.
they win three-nil.
Also in Division three.
two-seeded Westby at home against Melrose-Mindoro.
Norse take the first two.
Chelsea Olson gets the tip for the point.
15 kills on the night for her.
This time they get it done defensively.
Michaela Grabowski denies the attempt.
Then match point for Westby.
Miranda DelMedico gets the serve down for the ace.
Westby moving on.
a straight-sets winner.
Dairyland champion C-F-C beats Arcadia in three.
Viroqua a five-set winner at Brookwood.
Whitehall and Lincoln both lose tonight.
And Prairie du Chien and Necedah are eliminated in
the first round.
M-V-C foes meeting in a five-four matchup in Division
Logan at Sparta.
Logan down two sets and trying to get back in it.
Dariyan Adams nice little touch drops...
Rangers trail 10-8
Later on in the set.
Olivia Schultz tips it over.
Rangers try to get it back over but Schultz denies
Spartans back up two.
Sparta finishes off from there.
Schultz serves it past the Logan defense.
Game ends on that ace.
Sparta sweeps Logan 3-0.
Top Seed West Salem awaits the Spartans...
Also in that regional it's a Coulee conference showdown.
Black River Fallst hosting G-E-T.
Tigers set up Emily Byrns.
And she sneaks it in along the sideline.
Early advantage BRF.....
Few plays later.
Channing Manske saves it on the back end.
That sets up Margaret Roou.
She drops it down for a point.
15 kills, 19 digs tonight.
BRF keep the points coming.
Ashley Overlien gets the ball on the side of the net.
And look at the nice angle work to avoid the block.
Black River Falls wins the first set 25-16 and they
win in four.
Mauston falls to Reedsburg.
Co-Scenic Bluffs champ Bangor a one-seed.
Cardinals get things rolling early.
One of her 5 kills on the night.
Then Ariana Hundt gets into the action.
From the back row.
She adds 5 as well.
Then back to Wittmerhaus.
That gets down for an ace.
Bangor sweeps the match in three.
Eleva-Strum also wins.
Cardinals versus Cardinals in Round two.
More Division four.
and Augusta winners.
they square off on Thursday.
It will be Hillsboro versus Royall in the regional
both 3-0 winners tonight.
Ridge and Valley champion Seneca wins in three.
they'll face Ithaca next who also sweeps their match.
Six-seed North Crawford upset win on the road.
Kickapoo wins three-one.
New Lisbon a three-one winner.
and Immnauel starts off with a three-zero win.