CVB: Dakota State opens NSAA Tournament with win

MADISON, S.D. ( – Fourth-seeded Dakota State (S.D.) rolled past fifth-seeded Dickinson State (N.D.) in three straight sets in the North Star Athletic Association volleyball quarterfinals Tuesday evening at DSU Fieldhouse. The Trojans won by the scores of 25-21, 25-21 and 25-20.

For the Trojans, Madalyn Groft posted a double-double of 26 set assists and collected 12 digs. Peyton Groft had 15 digs. Tayler Corey tallied 10 digs. Riley Grandpre had three blocks (1 solo, 2 assists).

Dakota State improved to 14-9 overall record. Dickinson State ended their season with an overall record of 7-10.

Dakota State will face top seeded Bellevue in the NSAA semifinals. First serve is 7 p.m next Tuesday, April 6th.