User uShare Login | Register
Login
Register

Along with posting photos, videos, and stories, your uShare account lets you post Classified Ads, recipes on What's For Dinner, and Announcements.


67° View Weather Current Conditions Sioux Falls Change Location
Set Weather Options

RADAR LOCATION

TEMPERATURE LOCATION

Share your Photos, Videos, and Stories on uShare! Click here to get started.

News

[0] My Saved Articles
MLB
San Diego
5
LA Angels
4
MLB
Atlanta
3
Los Angeles
2
Updated: May 28, 2015 1:18AM
Find local businesses
on the KELO Pages!

 

CVB: Vikings Complete Season Sweep Of Minnesota State

October 26, 2012, 9:27 PM

CVB: Vikings Complete Season Sweep Of Minnesota State
SIOUX FALLS, SD -

Augustana completed the season sweep of no. 14 Minnesota State with a 25-20, 26-24, 25-18 victory on Friday night.  The Vikings improve their overall record to 16-8 and 10-5 in Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference action and the Mavericks fall to 16-7 overall, 10-5 in the NSIC.

This is the first time Augustana has beaten Minneosta State in consecutive games since matches in 2006 and 2007.  Augustana now improves to 30-26 all-time against the Mavericks and Ashley Buckley is 3-5 against MSU.

Courtney Ysker and Holly Hafemeyer paced the Augustana offense on their way to a 25-20 first set victory.  Ysker and Hafemeyer each drilled five kills and Jordan Spatenka stayed hot with four kills while the Vikings held the Mavericks to just a .119 attack percentage. 

The Vikings appeared to be written off in the second set, but a surge led by Ysker and Spatenka sparked a furious comeback for the 26-24 second set victory.  Down 19-13 and without a timeout, the Vikings cut the MSU lead to just one point at 19-20.  The Mavericks then put on the pressure and led 23-19 but four Ysker kills gave Augustana a 25-24 lead and a Minnesota State error finished the set in the favor of the Vikings.

The Vikings rode the momentum and hopped on the Mavericks early and their lead reached a pinnacle at 19-13 forcing a Minnesota State timeout.  Slowly and surely Augustana closed out MSU and took the match with a 25-18 third set victory.

Ysker finished her night with 13 kills to lead the Vikings and Spatenka pitched in with 11 as well.

Grace Sanders continues on a defensive tear, this time scooping up 26 kills in three sets of work.  Marissa Johnson dished out 37 assists.

The Vikings return to the court to take on second-ranked Concordia-St. Paul Oct. 27 at 4 p.m.

Previous Story

Next Story




Sponsored
 

View sports

You may also like

Judge Dismissed Domestic Violence Charges Against Ray Rice

5/21/2015 10:32 AM

Judge Michael Donio dismissed the charges Thursday after the Atlantic County prosecutor told him the former Baltimore Ravens running back had complete...

Full Story
Northern State Men's Basketball Team To Host Youth Camp

5/24/2015 12:39 PM

The Northern State University men's basketball team will be hosting a youth camp in June.

Full Story
USD Tops SDSU In South Dakota Showdown Series

5/21/2015 4:38 PM

South Dakota topped South Dakota State 14-13 in the annual South Dakota Showdown Series, a point-based athletic and academic competition between the t...

Full Story
Stampede Hire Scott Owens As Head Coach

5/21/2015 4:34 PM

The Sioux Falls Stampede announced at a press conference on Thursday afternoon that Scott Owens has been named head coach and general manager of the t...

Full Story
Ovall & Cooney Hoping To Defend Golf Titles Next Year

5/24/2015 10:39 PM

Last week Class "B" golf crowned two new champions, Kayla Ovall of Deubrook Area and J.J. Cooney of Andes Central/Dakota Christian.

Full Story | Watch


Events