Hill City wins LNI volleyball championship

Rangers defeat Pine Ridge in finals

RAPID CITY, S.D.  –  The 24th annual Lakota Nation Invitational volleyball tournament wrapped up on Saturday at the Rushmore Plaza Civic Center.

For the second year in a row, Pine Ridge squared off against Hill City in the finals.

After falling to Pine Ridge in 2017, the Rangers defeated the Thorpes this year in straight sets to win the LNI volleyball title.

Hill City won by scores of 25-19 and 25-20.

The Rangers didn’t lose a set in the tournament and finished with a perfect 9-0 record.

White River outlasted Red Cloud in the third place match by scores of 25-17 and 27-25.

 

Volleyball Scores

Lakota Nation Invitational
Pool Play
Pool A

Custer def. Oelrichs, 26-24, 25-16

Custer def. Marty Indian, 25-21, 25-17

Little Wound def. Oelrichs, 25-18, 23-25, 25-20

McLaughlin def. Crow Creek, 25-22, 25-17

McLaughlin def. Marty Indian, 25-21, 20-25, 25-21

Oelrichs def. McLaughlin, 20-25, 25-18, 25-14

Pine Ridge def. Little Wound, 25-10, 25-18

Pine Ridge def. Red Cloud, 12-25, 25-20, 27-25

Red Cloud def. Crow Creek, 25-14, 25-23

Red Cloud def. Marty Indian, 25-6, 25-18

Pool B

Cheyenne-Eagle Butte def. Lower Brule, 20-25, 25-14, 25-12

Cheyenne-Eagle Butte def. Tiospa Zina Tribal, 25-17, 25-21

Hill City def. Todd County, 25-9, 25-17

Hill City def. Tiospa Zina Tribal, 25-5, 25-21

Hill City def. St. Francis Indian, 25-10, 25-13

Lower Brule def. Crazy Horse, 25-19, 25-14

Todd County def. Crazy Horse, 25-14, 25-19

White River def. Lower Brule, 25-22, 25-23

White River def. St. Francis Indian, 25-23, 25-16

White River def. Tiospa Zina Tribal, 25-22, 25-23

Semifinal

Hill City def. Red Cloud, 27-25, 25-12

Pine Ridge def. White River, 25-23, 25-23

Third Place

Red Cloud def. White River, 25-17, 27-25

Championship

Hill City def. Pine Ridge, 25-19, 25-19

 

 

 

Lead-Deadwood Mile High Invitational
Pool Play
Pool C

Kadoka Area def. Rapid City Christian, 25-18, 25-13

Kadoka Area def. New Underwood, 25-19, 25-23

Pool D

Lead-Deadwood def. Newell, 25-17, 25-17

Lemmon def. Lead-Deadwood, 25-22, 14-25, 26-24

 

 

 

Twin Cities Tournament
Gold Division
Semifinal

Rapid City Stevens def. Ogallala, Neb., 25-17, 20-25, 25-17

First Round

Rapid City Stevens def. McCook, Neb., 25-23, 25-21

Championship

Rapid City Stevens def. Alliance, Neb., 25-23, 25-17

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