Sports and Activities

Volleyball sweeps Burke Co. at home

Posted 9/27/16 (Tue)

By Jody Michael
The Divide County volleyball team defeated district rival Burke County 3-0 at home Sept. 20.
The Maroons took the first set 25-14 and wrapped up the match with 26-24 and 27-25 victories.
Lauryn Heide led the Maroon offense with seven kills. DC setter JoBeth Johnson dished out six assists in the three-set victory.
DC’s victory over Burke County gives them a record of 6-7 to take into a rematch Thursday in Lignite.
Divide County 3, Burke County 0
            1st    2nd    3rd
Burke County            14    24    25
Divide County            25    26    27
Burke County scoring
Aces: Disa Koppelsloen 2.
Kills: Koppelsloen 3, Madison Deckert 3.
Assists: Lexi Mahlum 4, Kiah Nelson 4.
Blocks: Deckert 3.
Digs: Deckert 4, Mahlum 4.
Divide County scoring
Aces: Lauryn Heide 5, Katelynn Power-Akers 4, McKenzie Hallgren 3.
Kills: Heide 7, Kate Sabe 4, MaKenzie Knudson 3.
Assists: JoBeth Johnson 6.
Blocks: Knudson 2, Heide 2.
Digs: Hallgren 22, Ashlyn Bailey 14, Power-Akers 8.
District 16 Standings
    District        Overall
    W    L    W    L
Kenmare    6    0    14    5
Ray    6    0    6    6
Powers Lake    5    2    6    1
Stanley    4    2    4    12
Divide County    2    5    6    7
Tioga    2    6    1    9
Burke County    0    10    0    11