Volleyball Playoffs: Rapid City Christian upsets St. Thomas More to advance to SoDak 16

RAPID CITY, S.D. – St. Thomas More hosted Rapid City Christian on Thursday night in the second round of the Region 8A volleyball tournament.

A year ago, these two teams met in the SoDak 16 and the Comets surprised the Cavaliers in five sets to qualify for the state volleyball tournament for the first time since 1998.

The Comets upset the Cavaliers yet again on Thursday, 3-1 (25-8, 25-23, 17-25, 25-22).

Rapid City Christian now advances to the SoDak 16 where the Comets will be the No. 6 seed.

The Comets will play Madison on Tuesday, Nov. 12 with a chance to move onto the State ‘A’ Volleyball Tournament in Rapid City.

 

Featured Highlights

Rapid City Christian defeated St. Thomas More, 3-1

Rapid City Central defeated Sturgis, 3-0

Rapid City Central wrapped up the regular season on Thursday with a win over Sturgis.

 

Volleyball Playoffs

Results from Thursday, Nov. 7

 

Region 1A
Finals

Aberdeen Roncalli def. Redfield, 25-13, 25-10, 25-16

Groton Area def. Milbank Area, 25-10, 25-19, 25-17

 

Region 2A
Finals

Hamlin def. Flandreau, 23-25, 25-17, 25-12, 25-17

Sioux Valley def. Florence/Henry, 25-7, 25-12, 25-19

 

Region 3A
Finals

Garretson def. Baltic, 25-17, 25-22, 20-25, 25-22

Sioux Falls Christian def. Tri-Valley, 25-14, 25-16, 25-14

 

Region 4A
Finals

Dakota Valley def. Lennox, 25-11, 25-14, 25-16

Elk Point-Jefferson def. Beresford, 17-25, 25-12, 25-15, 25-18

 

Region 5A
Finals

Madison def. Wagner, 25-21, 23-25, 25-19, 19-25, 15-8

McCook Central/Montrose def. Parker, 25-18, 25-20, 25-13

 

Region 6A
Finals

Miller def. Crow Creek, 25-15, 25-7, 25-7

Mobridge-Pollock def. Chamberlain, 22-25, 25-22, 26-24, 25-21

 

Region 7A
Finals

Pine Ridge def. Little Wound, 25-20, 25-18, 25-19

Winner def. Red Cloud, 25-3, 25-11, 25-10

 

Region 8A

Finals

Hill City def. Lead-Deadwood, 25-7, 25-16, 25-13

Rapid City Christian def. St. Thomas More, 25-8, 25-23, 17-25, 25-22

 

Region 1B
Finals

Northwestern def. Great Plains Lutheran, 25-6, 25-6, 25-6

Warner def. Langford, 25-20, 13-25, 25-20, 25-21

 

Region 2B
Finals

Faulkton def. Potter County, 25-14, 25-18, 25-22

Ipswich def. Sully Buttes, 25-20, 25-23, 25-21

 

Region 3B
Finals

Castlewood def. Hitchcock-Tulare, 25-10, 25-17, 21-25, 25-22

Estelline-Hendricks def. Wolsey Wessington, 25-21, 17-25, 25-16, 25-19

Region 4B
Finals

Chester def. Colman-Egan, 25-17, 25-23, 29-27

Ethan def. Elkton-Lake Benton, 25-23, 25-18, 25-22

 

Region 5B
Finals

Bridgewater-Emery def. Alcester-Hudson, 25-19, 25-19, 25-22

Freeman def. Gayville-Volin, 25-23, 25-19, 25-13

 

Region 6B
Finals

Avon def. Corsica/Stickney, 25-15, 25-13, 27-25

Burke def. Kimball/White Lake, 25-15, 25-11, 25-19

 

Region 7B
Finals

Kadoka Area def. Philip, 25-15, 25-10, 25-16

White River def. New Underwood, 25-19, 18-25, 25-23, 25-22

 

Region 8B
Finals

Faith def. Harding County, 25-8, 25-21, 25-8

Lemmon def. Timber Lake, 25-7, 14-25, 19-25, 25-19, 15-7

 

 

Volleyball Scores

Harrisburg def. Mitchell, 25-9, 25-23, 25-14

Huron def. Pierre, 23-25, 25-21, 25-12, 25-15

Rapid City Central def. Sturgis Brown, 25-6, 25-20, 25-8

Rapid City Stevens def. Spearfish, 25-8, 25-18, 25-14

Sioux Falls Lincoln def. Brandon Valley, 25-19, 25-16, 25-20

Sioux Falls O’Gorman def. Yankton, 26-24, 25-19, 25-10

Sioux Falls Washington def. Brookings, 21-25, 25-13, 25-22, 22-25, 15-11

Watertown def. Aberdeen Central, 25-17, 26-24, 25-23

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