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Volleyball - Fri, Sep. 1, 2017
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Valley City State (N.D.) (1-4)2525253
Martin Luther College (0-1)1518200
Northfield, Mi
Valley City State (N.D.)Indv. LeadersMartin Luther College
#19 Polette Medina - 9Kills 2 Players (#12,#20,#10) - 1
#19 Polette Medina - 2Blocks 2 Players (#7,#16) - 1
#19 Polette Medina - 15Digs #3 Taylor Weber - 5
2 Players (#1,#10) - 2Aces 2 Players (#5,#7) - 1
Valley City State (N.D.)Team StatisticsMartin Luther College
0.229Hitting %: 0.013
6.0Blocks: 2.0
46Digs: 16
5Aces: 2
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Valley City State (N.D.) (2-4)2526253
Carroll College (1-1)1724210
Northfield, Mi
Valley City State (N.D.)Indv. LeadersCarroll College
#1 Clarissa Olson - 10Kills 2 Players (#11,#13) - 5
2 Players (#2,#13) - 5Blocks 4 Players - 1
#16 Hailie Wilds - 19Digs #21 Amanda Hahn - 22
#16 Hailie Wilds - 7Aces #5 Sydney Wilkins - 2
Valley City State (N.D.)Team StatisticsCarroll College
0.056Hitting %: 0.054
8.0Blocks: 2.0
59Digs: 52
13Aces: 4

NORTHFIELD, MINN. – The Valley City State volleyball team picked up its first two wins of the season on Friday, sweeping a pair of matches at the St. Olaf/Carleton Invitational in Northfield, Minn.

The Vikings made quick work of their two opponents Friday, needing just six sets on the day.VCSU swept Martin Luther College, 25-15, 25-18 and 25-20 in the first match of the day. In match two, the Vikings downed Carroll University by scores of 25-17, 26-24 and 25-21. Both Martin Luther and Carroll are NCAA Division III schools.

Valley City State improves to 2-4 overall this season. The Vikings play two more matches on Saturday against North Central University and Carleton College.

VCSU 3, Martin Luther College 0 (25-15, 25-18, 25-20)
The Vikings hit .229 and tallied six blocks in match one, rolling to the sweep over Martin Luther.

Polette Medina led a balanced attack with nine kills and 15 digs in the match. Clarissa Olson tallied eight kills; Paige Benson had seven kills; and Megan Johnson posted six kills with no errors for a .545 hitting percentage.

Leah Ruter totaled 17 assists in the match, and Charlotte Huschka picked up nine digs.

VCSU 3, Carroll University 0 (25-17, 26-24, 25-21)
Valley City State completed its day with another sweep against Carroll University, albeit in a closer match.

The Vikings were able to separate themselves at the service line, serving up 13 service aces and taking advantage of 13 service errors by Carroll.

Hailie Wilds had a strong match with team highs of seven aces and 19 digs. Leah Ruter posted 20 assists, three aces and 15 digs.

Clarissa Olson led the attack with 10 kills and a .368 attack percentage. Megan Johnson added six kills. Both Megan Johnson and Nissa Johnson had five block assists in the match as the Vikings tallied eight block points.