STATE CHAMPS: RC Stevens captures state volleyball title

Raiders sweep SF Washington to win first volleyball title since 2007

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – The state volleyball tournaments wrapped up on Saturday in Sioux Falls with champions crowned in all three classes.

For the second straight year, the Rapid City Stevens Raiders played for a state title.

A year ago, the Raiders lost to Harrisburg in the State ‘AA’ championship match.

But this year was a different story.

The Stevens Raiders swept Sioux Falls Washington 25-22, 25-18 and 25-22 to capture the school’s fourth state title in the sport.

The Raiders were led offensively by Phebie Rossi with 11 kills followed by Kyah Watson with eight.

In addition, Marlee Schneider had 27 assists and Laura Petik had 17 digs for Stevens.

The Raiders finish the season with a record of 34-1.

 

State Volleyball Final Results

Class AA

Championship: Rapid City Stevens defeated Sioux Falls Washington 3-0 (25-22, 25-18, 25-22)

3rd Place: Watertown defeated Sioux Falls O’Gorman 3-1 (25-23, 27-25, 20-25, 25-20)

5th Place: Mitchell defeated Brookings 3-2 (25-20, 17-25, 20-25, 25-19, 15-13)

7th Place: Sioux Falls Roosevelt defeated Huron 3-0 (25-18, 25-23, 25-19)

 

 

Class A

Championship: Sioux Falls Christian defeated Miller 3-0 (25-17, 25-14, 25-12)

3rd Place: McCook Central/Montrose defeated Elk Point-Jefferson 3-1 (17-25, 25-14, 25-19, 25-19)

5th Place: Parker defeated Winner 3-2 (25-22, 24-26, 25-19, 25-27, 15-10)

7th Place: Aberdeen Roncalli defeated Rapid City Christian 3-0 (25-17, 25-23, 31-29)

 

 

Class B

Championship: Warner defeated Northwestern 3-1 (15-25, 25-21, 25-18, 25-12)

3rd Place: Faith defeated Chester Area 3-1 (25-22, 24-26, 25-19, 25-18)

5th Place: Burke defeated Faulkton Area 3-0 (25-15, 25-22, 25-20)

7th Place: Ethan defeated Kimball/White Lake 3-0 (26-24, 25-18, 25-23)

 

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