SIOUX FALLS, S.D.— After ending 1-1 this weekend contained in the Elmen Middle, the Augustana volleyball group takes the street to face the Warriors of Winona State and the Peacocks of Higher Iowa. The Vikings will face Winona State at 6 p.m. on Friday and Higher Iowa at 2 p.m. on Saturday.
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Winona State is 4-5 on the season whereas holding a 0-2 document in NSIC play. The Warriors received swept final weekend towards SMSU and Sioux Falls. Their final win was towards Western Colorado (3-0), on the Toro Basic hosted by California State College, Dominguez Hills.
The Warriors offense is led by Madison Larson with 117 kills averaging 3.77 a set. Winona State protection is led by Casey Volkmann with 142 digs and Mikenna Joerger with 36 blocks.
Higher Iowa is 6-3 on the season and holds a 0-2 document inside the NSIC. The Peacocks had been defeated final weekend towards SMSU and Sioux Falls. Their final win was towards Illinois-Springfield (3-0) on the Hampton Inn Invitational hosted by Parkside.
The Peacocks offense is led by Zoe Semelroth with 92 kills averaging 2.71 a set. The Higher Iowa protection is led by Kaci Beesecker with 138 digs and Semelroth with 26 blocks.
The No. 23 Vikings are coming off a weekend at residence the place they hosted the Mavericks of Minnesota State and the now No.5 Golden Bears of Concordia St.-Paul. The Vikings defeated the Mavericks (3-1) on Friday evening and misplaced to the Golden Bears (3-1) on Saturday night.
Main the best way for the Vikings this previous weekend was senior Maddy Guetter with 27 kills, 5 aces and eight whole blocks being a prime finisher in all classes for Augustana. Adopted carefully behind Guetter this weekend was senior Kia Kriener with 26 kills, three aces, and 4 whole blocks aiding the Vikings environment friendly offense.
Senior Erika Bute accomplished 39 digs and 5 aces highlighting the Vikings protection. Bute is ranked at present at primary within the NSIC and lands at twenty fourth within the nation in digs per set reigning residence 5.18 apiece. Not solely does Bute lead in digs per set but additionally took the NSIC lead and twenty eighth rank within the nation with 202 whole digs on the season proving her dominance and elite protection of the court docket.
Aiding the Vikings protection was senior Piper Asche main Augustana in whole blocks with 10 averaging 1.25 a set and rallied residence 16.5 factors on the weekend.
Augustana is led throughout the board this season by Guetter with 118 kills averaging 3.31 a set and 151.5 factors. Adopted carefully behind Guetter is senior Kate Reimann with 117 kills averaging 3.0 a set and 141.5 factors.
Asche leads Augustana in blocks with 44.0 averaging 1.13 a set and senior Avery Thorson leads the best way for Augustana with 392 assists averaging 10.05 a set.