Sauk Vallley lost a tough 4 set match against #4 seed Des Moines Area in the first round of the NJCAA tournament in Phoenix. After winning the first set 25-13, the Skyhawks dropped the next 3 sets by scores of 21-25, 20-25 & 21-25.
Leaders for Sauk were Kiarra Harris with 17 kills and 3 kill blocks Tressa Schuler with 15 kills, 4 kill blocks and 18 digs; Brooke Williams with 9 kills; Chelsi Blair with 29 digs; Jordan Wilken with 14 digs; Kayci Howell with 26 assists: and Haley McAuliffe with 15 assists.
Sauk is now 33-9, and will play #5 seed Owens tomorrow at 1PM CST.
The Skyhawks (33-9) will start their run in the consolation bracket TOMORROW AT 1:00 when the take on 5th seeded Owens who was upset by 12th seeded Kirkwood in their first round match. Go Skyhawks!!!!