PINE RIVER — Hannah Barchus tallied 16 digs, 14 kills, three ace serves and two blocks as the Pine River-Backus Tigers beat the Upsala Cardinals 3-1 Monday, Oct. 4.

Alaura Dahl recorded 40 set assists and 19 digs while Claire Dahl had eight kills and 21 digs for PR-B.



Upsala 19 25 18 16
Pine River-Backus 25 18 25 25
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Pine River-Backus statistics
Hannah Barchus 16 digs, 14 kills, 2 blocks, 3 ace serves
Brianna Hanneken 1 dig
Chloe Andrus 1 set assist, 2 digs, 3 kills
Meagen Irish 1 set assist, 9 digs, 7 kills, 1 block
Alaura Dahl 40 set assists, 19 digs, 1 kill, 1 block, 4 ace serves
Claire Dahl 21 digs, 8 kills, 3 ace serves
Emily Hanneken 1 set assist, 18 digs, 8 kills, 1 block, 3 ace serves
Debren Popkes 2 kills
Kiara Sanchez 1 kill
Cate Travis 18 digs
Overall: PRB 12-6. Next: Pine River-Backus hosts Blackduck 7:15 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 7.



Hill City 3, Aitkin 1

AITKIN — Rae Nyberg tallied 11 kills and five digs in Aitkin’s 3-1 non-conference loss to Hill City Monday, Oct. 4.

Jessica Much recorded 22 digs, four ace serves and two set assists in the loss for the Gobblers.

Hill City 25 20 25 25
Aitkin 22 25 22 19



Aitkin statistics
Maddie Hamilton 1 kill, 12 set assists, 3 digs
Haylee Van Santen 1 set assist, 1 ace serve, 9 digs
Kayla Van Santen 5 kills, 1 dig
Jessica Much 2 set assists, 4 ace serves, 22 digs
Brooke Zubke 5 kills, 2 blocks, 1 set assists, 1 ace serve, 3 digs
Savannah Bidwell 3 set assists, 1 ace serve
Anna Carlson 1 ace serve, 7 digs
Izzy Long 1 kill, 13 set assists, 2 digs
Rae Nyberg 11 kills, 1 block, 5 digs
Melana Ryan 4 kills, 1 block
Kenzie Hamilton 4 kills, 1 set assist
Lauren Ratz 6 kills, 6 digs
Overall: A 6-12. Next: Aitkin at Proctor 7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 5.



Nevis 3, Verndale 0

NEVIS — Taylor Johnson tallied 12 digs in Verndale’s 3-0 loss to Nevis in a non-conference match Monday, Oct. 4.



Nevis 25 25 25
Verndale 13 14 17



Verndale statistics
Katie Blaha 1 kill, 1 block
Elena Schloemer 1 dig
Reagen Ludovissie 5 digs, 2 set assists, 1 ace serve
Mallory Uselman 1 dig, 3 set assists, 1 ace serve
Olivia Olsson 2 kills
Kendra Captain 1 kill, 2 digs, 1 ace serve
Aubrey Hess 1 block, 1 ace serve
Mary Kern 2 digs
Sarah Elfstrum 2 kills
Taylor Johnson 12 digs
Overall: V 7-10. Next: Verndale at Menahga 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 7.