MOC-Floyd Valley enjoyed a successful State Volleyball Tournament debut with a 3-1 victory over Red Oak in Class 3A State Volleyball first round play. The set scores were 25-19, 23-25, 25-12 and 25-9.
Alexis Conaway had 15 kills to lead the Dutch while Payton Hilton added 13 kills and 18 digs. Angela Mahoney led Red Oak (27-7) with 7 kills.
Third ranked MOC-Floyd Valley (31-8) faces 10th ranked Mount Vernon Friday at 3:30 p.m. on Court One in the 3A semifinals. Mount Vernon (28-10) upset second ranked Davenport Assumption 3-1 on set scores of 25-22, 20-25, 25-22 and 25-17.
In the upper bracket 7th ranked Union ended 4th ranked Sioux Center’s season with a 3-2 win. The set scores were 25-14, 17-25, 25-8, 23-25 and 15-13.
Jillian Estes led the Warriors with 12 kills. Amber Bakker and Jill VanderPlaats had 11 each. Bakker was the team leader in digs with 17.
Sioux Center ends the year at 31-7. Union advances to the other 3A Semi Final against top ranked Mediapolis.