PERHAM — Staples-Motley’s Morgan Becker totaled 25 kills and 19 blocks as the Cardinals went 2-1 in pool play and fell to Sauk Rapids 0-2 in the single elimination bracket in the Perham Invite Saturday, Oct. 9.

Leah Bestland tallied 51 set assists, 20 digs, eight kills and three ace serves for the Cardinals.

Pierz’s Katie Leidenfrost recorded a total of 24 digs and 10 kills for the Pioneers who went 0-3 and in tournament pool play.

Kiara Olesch added 21 set assists, 13 kills, 13 digs, three blocks and two ace serves.



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Fosston 2, Pierz 0 (25-22, 25-19)
Henning 2, Pierz 0 (25-15, 25-15)
Perham 2, Pierz 1 (17-25, 25-18, 15-7)
Pierz statistics
Maddie Lochner 21 digs
Katie Leidenfrost 24 digs, 10 kills, 1 set assist
Ashley Kimman 10 digs. 1 block, 8 kills, 1 set assist
Trista Krych 1 dig, 1 kill
Kiara Olesch 2 ace, 13 digs, 3 blocks, 13 kills, 21 set assists
Lynn Skiba 1 ace serve, 1 dig, 4 blocks, 2 kills, 1 set assist
Emily Virnig 1 set assist
Kendra Cekalla 2 ace serves, 7 digs, 1 kill, 10 set assists
Brenna Dickmann 1 ace serve, 4 digs
Lexi Hoskins 2 digs, 3 blocks, 3 kills, 1 set assist
Peyton Magney 1 ace serve, 5 digs, 3 blocks, 11 kills
Overall: Prz 9-11-1. Next: Pierz hosts Albany 7:15 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 14.



Underwood 2, Staples-Motley 0 (25-22, 25-22)
Staples-Motley 2, Perham 0 (25-23, 25-11)
Staples-Motley 2, Thief River Falls 0 (25-16, 25-23)
Sauk Centre 2, Staples-Motley 0 (25-10, 25-16)
Staples-Motley statistics
Leah Bestland 51 set assists, 8 kills, 20 digs, 3 ace serves
Emilya Case 1 block, 1 kill
Bo Erholtz 23 kills, 2 block, 6 digs, 1 ace serve
Morgan Becker 25 kills, 2 blocks, 19 digs, 1 ace serve
Grace Jennissen 1 kill, 1 block, 1 dig
Klaire Storry 11 kills, 1 block, 1 set assist, 4 digs, 1 ace serve
Jayce Kobliska 3 set assist, 20 digs, 1 ace serve, 1 kill
Steffany Sullivan 10 digs
Elliana Moulton 3 digs, 1 ace serve
Maggie Claussen 1 ace serve, 7 set assists, 45 digs
Overall: SM 19-6. Next: Staples-Motley hosts Long Prairie-Grey Eagle 7:15 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 14.