Area Sports Schedule
Monday, July 16
Denison-Schleswig at Harlan, 7 p.m.
Newell-Fonda cooled off a hot Ar-We-Va club on Monday night, as the Mustangs picked up a 3-1 Class 1A regional quarterfinal victory over the Rockets at Newell.
Ar-We-Va continued to ride its recent success on Tuesday night, as the Rockets opened Class 1A regional play with a 25-12, 25-10, 25-23 sweep of Storm Lake St. Mary’s at Westside.
The Ar-We-Va girls went unbeaten in three matches and won seven of eight games en route to claiming the Rolling Valley Conference Tournament championship on Saturday at Anita.
After losing games one and two, Ar-We-Va fought all the way back to rally for a 3-2 victory over Exira/Elk Horn-Kimballton in Rolling Valley Conference action on Tuesday night at Elk Horn.
Ar-We-Va let one slip away on Tuesday night, as the Rockets lost a tough 3-2 decision to Paton-Churdan in Rolling Valley Conference action at Churdan.
Siouxland Christian took only 45 minutes to end Ar-We-Va’s season on Thursday night, as the Eagles posted a 25-8, 25-11, 25-15 sweep of the Rockets in a Class 1A regional semifinal match at Sloan.
The Ar-We-Va girls went 3-1 in matches and 7-3 in games to take third place at the Rolling Valley Conference Tournament on Saturday at Elk Horn.
Ar-We-Va put together its best effort of the season on Thursday night, as the Rockets handed Glidden-Ralston its first Rolling Valley Conference defeat with a 3-1 victory over the Wildcats at Glidden.
Ar-We-Va let one slip away Thursday night, as the Rockets saw a 2-1 lead in games disappear in a five-game setback to Coon Rapids-Bayard in Rolling Valley Conference volleyball action at Coon Rapids.
Ar-We-Va saw its 2015 volleyball season end on Friday night after a 3-0 loss to eighth-ranked Le Mars Gehlen Catholic in a Class 1A regional semifinal match at Sloan.
Alyssa Behrendt connected on 20 of her 21 serves with seven aces and Amy Klein tallied 12 kills, as Boyer Valley picked up a 3-1 victory over Ar-We-Va in a Class 1A regional first-round volleyball match at Dunlap.