The Dell Rapids St Mary Cardinal volleyball team has already won their fifth match of the season. The Cardinals opened the season with a win at home on Thursday, August 26th. They finished the Redhawk Tournament 3-1 on Saturday, August 28th. And on Tuesday, August 31st the Cardinals won for the fifth time in Rutland.
St Mary took a four-set win over the Oldham-Ramona/Rutland Raiders. The Cardinals opened the match with a 25-22 win. The Raiders bounced back with a win in the second set 14-25. St Mary would make sure the match would only go four sets as they won the next two by scores of 25-21 and 25-16.
The Cardinals finished with 42 kills as a team, 40 digs, 32 set assists, and 12 ace serves in the match. Courtney Brown had 17 kills and 11 digs. Ella Griffin had eight kills, five digs, nine set assists, and four ace serves. Brianna Lindeman finished with 14 set assists and five digs. Maya Heinitz added seven kills and four ace serves.
St Mary will be on the road on Thursday, September 2nd at Mitchell Christian.