The De Smet Bulldogs finished with a 3-3 record in their last six matches. The Bulldogs played in the Clark/Willow Lake tournament on Saturday, September 10th. They then hosted Sioux Valley on Tuesday, September 13th and Elkton-Lake Benton on Thursday, September 15th.
The Bulldogs finished the Clark/Willow Lake tournament with a 3-1 record. They lost their match to Redfield in straight sets by scores of 25-8 and 25-17. The Bulldogs then won their next three matches. De Smet earned a 2-0 win over Wilmot (25-22, 25-22), and 2-1 win over Clark/Willow Lake (20-25, 25-19, 25-18, and a 2-1 win over Britton-Hecla (25-9, 19-25, 25-19).
De Smet then had two straight home matches. The Sioux Valley Cossacks took a 3-1 match win on Tuesday by scores of 25-14, 23-25, 25-20, and 25-15. The Elkton-Lake Benton Elks traveled to De Smet on Thursday and won in straight sets by scores of 25-11, 25-22, and 25-10.