The Dell Rapids Quarrier volleyball team had their season come to an end on Tuesday, November 5th in Baltic. The Quarriers traveled to Baltic to play the Bulldogs in the opening round of the Region 3A tournament. Baltic won the match by set scores of 25-11, 21-25, 25-18, and 25-20.
Baltic took an early lead in the first set and continued to rally for the 25-11 win. Dell Rapids was able to bounce back in the second set, leading most of the way, to even the match at one set apiece. The Bulldogs again took an early lead in the third set. The Quarriers rallied, but Baltic was ultimately able to pull away for the win. In the fourth set, Dell Rapids held a 13-9 lead, but the Bulldogs scored 10 straight points for a 19-13 lead. The Quarriers tried to rebound, but the lead was too big, and Baltic won the fourth set and the match.
Mackenzie Grisham led Dell Rapids with nine kills in the match. Maddie Kringen finished with eight kills, and Dezi Rus had five kills. D. Rus led the team with four ace serves. Kringen had a team-high 10 blocks. Mallor Haak added six blocks. Four players finished in double figures in digs. D. Rus had 20 digs, Gabi Rus had 18, Grisham finished with 16, and Emma Moslkness had 11 digs. Haak also had 24 set assists.
Dell Rapids finished their season with a 4-25 record.