By Halle Burdick and Caleb Ploeger
The Lady Spartans traveled to Dickinson to compete in the vigorous Dickinson Invite. The Lady Spartans began the weekend with pool play Friday afternoon, playing Killdeer, Dickinson and Glasgow. The Lady Spartans won against Killdeer 3-0, lost to Dickinson 1-2 and lost to Glasgow. The result of Friday’s pool play positioned the Spartans in the silver bracket. The opening match was against Hettinger, who defeated the Lady Spartans (19-25) (13-25). The Spartans then took on Hazen in a highly competitive match, losing (23-25) (25-27). To finish out the tournament the Spartans defeated Beach (25-22) (25-18).
On Saturday, Shelby Moore led defensively with 19 digs. Sady Harbaugh led in serving with 4 aces. Macee Hadley led in setting with 37 assists. Katie Wang led in hitting and blocking with 11 kills and 3 blocks.