Kennedy Gravelle and Madison Carsten combined for 29 kills in leading Wadena-Deer Creek to a 3-0 victory over the Nevis volleyball team at Wadena on Tuesday, Sept. 13.

Gravelle had 17 kills to go along with three ace serves and Carsten added 12 kills in the Wolverines’ 25-9, 25-19, 25-14 victory.

Mackenzie Carsten tallied 31 set assists and Courtny Warren had 17 digs as W-DC improved to 5-4 on the season.

Kia Heide (7) and Makenna Frazier (6) combined for 13 kills with Cora Umthun tallying 17 set assists for Nevis, which had 20 hitting errors in the match. Sadie Thurner (11), Maggie Carrier (8) and Heide (6) combined for 25 digs as the Tigers fell to 2-7 on the season.

Nevis statistics
Serving: Thurner 4 for 6 (1 ace), Carrier 7 for 9, Lindow 1 for 1, Heide 8 for 8, Frazier 4 for 4, Vredenburg 6 for 7 (1 ace), Umthun 5 for 5 (1 ace), Mastley 4 for 4.
Attacks: Heide 32 (7 kills), Frazier 26 (6 kills), Lindow 10 (1 kill), Carrier 7 (2 kills), Umthun 7, Mastley 6 (2 kills), Thurner 6.
Set assists: Umthun 17, Carrier 1.
Digs: Thurner 11, Carrier 8, Heide 6, Frazier 3, Umthun 3, Lindow 1.
Blocks (solo-assists): Heide 1-0, Lindow 0-1, Frazier 0-1.

Tigers finish 1-3

The Tigers finished 1-3 at the Ada-Borup tournament on Sept. 7.

Nevis went 1-2 in pool play with a 25-23, 25-23 loss to Underwood; a 25-21, 29-27 win over East Grand Forks; and a 25-15, 25-19 loss to Fosston. Fosston went 3-0 in pool play while Underwood was 2-1 and East Grand Forks went 0-3.

In the Pink Division playoffs, Underwood eliminated Nevis 25-16, 25-17 before falling to Roseau 18-25, 25-15, 15-9 in the title match.

Carrier, Thurner and Frazier served two aces each while Frazier had seven kills in the first match against Underwood. Thurner, Lindow and Frazier had eight digs apiece while Umthun had 14 set assists in that match.

Frazier (8) and Heide (7) combined for 15 kills while Carrier served three aces in the Tigers’ win over East Grand Forks. Umthun had 13 set assists and Thurner led the way with 11 digs.

Thurner’s eight digs and two ace serves led the Tigers in the loss to Fosston. Frazier had six kills and Umthun had eight set assists.

In the second match against Underwood, Heide had seven kills and Umthun had 14 set assists. Lindow (8) and Thurner (6) combined for 14 digs.



Nevis statistics vs. Underwood 1
Serving: Thurner 8 for 8 (2 aces), Carrier 11 for 11 (2 aces), Lindow 0 for 1, Heide 6 for 7, Frazier 9 for 10 (2 aces), Vredenburg 5 for 7 (1 ace), Umthun 4 for 4.
Attacks: Frazier 30 (7 kills), Heide 25 (5 kills), Lindow 13 (3 kills), Carrier 10 (1 kill), Mastley 9 (1 kill), Umthun 7 (1 kill), Thurner 4 (1 kill).
Set assists: Umthun 14, Carrier 2, Thurner 1, Frazier 1.
Digs: Thurner 8, Lindow 8, Frazier 8, Heide 7, Umthun 5, Carrier 5, Mastley 4, Munn 1, Vredenburg 1.
Assisted blocks: Mastley 2, Frazier 1, Heide 1.
Nevis statistics vs. East Grand Forks
Serving: Thurner 8 for 8 (2 aces), Carrier 10 for 12 (3 aces), Heide 7 for 9, Vredenburg 7 for 8 (2 aces), Umthun 6 for 6, Mastley 9 for 9 (1 ace).
Attacks: Frazier 21 (8 kills), Heide 19 (7 kills), Mastley 7 (1 kill), Carrier 6 (1 kill), Thurner 4, Lindow 4, Stacey 1 (1 kill), Umthun 1.
Set assists: Umthun 13, Munn 1, Frazier 1, Heide 1, Mastley 1.
Digs: Thurner 11, Carrier 6, Lindow 4, Umthun 3, Munn 1, Heide 1.
Blocks (solo-assists): Frazier 1-1, Lindow 0-1, Heide 0-1, Carrier 0-1.
Nevis statistics vs. Fosston
Serving: Thurner 6 for 7 (2 aces), Carrier 7 for 7, Lindow 2 for 2, Heide 3 for 4, Frazier 3 for 3, Vredenburg 5 for 6, Umthun 3 for 3, Mastley 3 for 3.
Attacks: Frazier 21 (6 kills), Heide 15 (2 kills), Thurner 8 ( 1kill), Carrier 6 (2 kills), Lindow 5 (1 kill), Mastley 5, Umthun 3.
Set assists: Umthun 8, Carrier 2, Thurner 1.
Digs: Thurner 8, Lindow 5, Carrier 4, Frazier 2, Heide 1.
Assisted blocks: Lindow 2, Frazier 1, Heide 1, Mastley 1.
Nevis statistics vs. Underwood 2
Serving: Thurner 4 for 7, Carrier 6 for 7 (3 aces), Lindow 3 for 3, Heide 4 for 5 (1 ace), Frazier 5 for 6, Vredenburg 2 for 2, Umthun 3 for 4.
Attacks: Heide 29 (7 kills), Frazier 13 (4 kills), Carrier 7 (3 kills), Thurner 6 (2 kills), Lindow 4, Mastley 4, Umthun 3, Munn 1.
Set assists: Umthun 14, Stacey 1.
Digs: Lindow 8, Thurner 6, Heide 5, Frazier 3, Umthun 2, Carrier 1.
Blocks: Lindow 1, Heide 1.