MCW Volleyball Places Third in Tournament
Martin County West opened its volleyball season Saturday with a third-place finish at the Adrian/Ellsworth tournament this past weekend. They lost their first match to Adrian/Ellsworth 25 to 11 and 25 to 18. Grace Bicknase had eight assists. Aspen Kosbab and Lucy Larson each had four kills while Emily Anderson had 11 digs. The Mavericks then faced Central MN Christian and won 25-19 and 28-26. Larson had 6 kills and 10 digs while Bicknase and Anderson each had seven assists. Larson posted six kills and 10 digs. Bicknase also had four ace serves. Martin County West finished out the tourney by topping Hills-Beaver Creek 2-0 (25-18, 25-12). Larson recorded seven digs, four kills and three ace serves. Bicknase had five assists and seven digs. Anderson also had seven digs.
The Mavericks host Fairmont on Thursday in Trimont and then start valley conference play on Thursday, Sept. 8 vs. Alden-Conger. We will cover the match on Thursday on Xtreme Country 1057. Tune in around 7:05 for the pre-game and 7:15 for the first serve.