VOLLEYBALL: Helena downs Flathead in playoff match

Print Article

HELENA — Flathead battled third-seed Helena High, but the seventh-seed Bravettes came up short in a 17-25, 25-13, 25-21, 25-21 Western AA Division volleyball plaoff match on Thursday evening.

Helena High, ranked fourth in the AA coaches poll, advances to the state tournament next week in Bozeman with the victory.

Flathead qualified for this matchup by besting sixth seed Missoula Hellgate on Tuesday in Missoula 3-1.

Helena High (14-7 overall) dominated net play against Flathead (7-18) with 47 kills. Flathead recorded 25.

Helena def. Flathead 17-25, 25-13, 25-21, 25-21

Kills - Flat 25 (Julia Burden 9), HHS 47 (Vanessa Walsh 19, Jamie Pickens 11); Assists - Flat 19 (Bailey Nunn 17), HHS 41 (Emily Feller 35); Digs - Flat 51 (Sierra Wilhelm 12), HHS 60 (Taelyr Lieberg 20, Walsh 11); Blocks - Flat 6 (Taylor Henley 3, Hannah O’Dell 3), HHS 9 (Pickens 6, Emily Pizzini 3); Aces - Flat 7 (Burden 3, Sierra Wilhelm 3), HHS 9 (Kaci Lloyd 3, Hannah Kerker 2).

Eastern AA Division

Playoff Match

Winner advances to state

Thursday

At Great Falls High

(4) Great Falls def. (5) Billings Skyview 25-22, 25-23, 28-26

Skyview – Digs 49 (Ashlynne Copinga 17); blocks 4 (Bella Bryan, Aspen Willems 2); kills 27 (Jenny English 8); assists 22 (Emilee Allred 13); aces 2 (Copinga, Holli McElvain 1).

GFH – Digs 58 (Hailey Little 24); blocks 6 (Abbie Groskreutz 4); kills 44 (Danielle Devlin 16); assists 43 (Celia Keil 21); aces 4 (Devlin 3).

Print Article

Read More Local Sports

NWA TOURNEY: Browning girls trip top-seeded C-Falls

February 17, 2018 at 5:00 am | Daily Inter Lake RONAN — Browning upset No. 1 seed Columbia Falls in the Northwest A conference girls championship basketball game Friday night at the Ronan Events Center 61-50. Browning was the No. 2 seed. Brown...

Comments

Read More

HOOPS ROUNDUP: Schrade leads Pack on Senior Night

February 17, 2018 at 5:00 am | Daily Inter Lake The Daily Inter Lake Glacier opened a 19-point lead by halftime and coasted comfortably to a 55-38 victory over Missoula Hellgate in a Western AA conference girls basketball matchup on Saturday af...

Comments

Read More

TRACK: Morley, Perrin shine at Simplot Games

February 17, 2018 at 5:00 am | Daily Inter Lake Morley, Perrin shine at Simplot Games The Daily Inter Lake POCATELLO, Id. — Two Flathead Valley runners finished third in their respective events at the prestigious Simplot Games, an indoor tra...

Comments

Read More

Bigfork boys, girls top Loyola

February 16, 2018 at 5:00 am | Daily Inter Lake BIGFORK — Anders Epperly totaled 15 points and eight assists while Beau Santistevan had 10 points to go with eight blocks as Bigfork bumped Missoula Loyola 60-45 in the Class B regular-season final...

Comments

Read More

Contact Us

(406) 755-7000
727 East Idaho
Kalispell, MT 59901

©2018 Daily Inter Lake Terms of Use Privacy Policy
X
X