BOZEMAN — The first round of the State C volleyball tournament kicked off on Thursday morning at Worthington Arena in Bozeman. You can find the results below.
1E Plentywood 3, 2W Roy-Winifred 0
In the first matchup of the day Plentywood faced off against Roy-Winifred and rolled to an easy sweep (25-19, 25-18, 25-21).
Plenywood's Liv Wangerin put on a clinic on Thursday morning, amassing a game-high 19 kills. Ashtyn Curtiss had a whopping 31 assists.
Wildcats advance to round 2 on Thursday night at 6 p.m. and plays the winner of Fort Benton and White Sulphur Springs.
2W White Sulphur Springs 3, 1N Fort Benton 0
White Sulphur came into the game with all of their losses in the 12C and Western C tournaments coming at the hands of 1W Manhattan Christian.
Hornets cruised to a sweep over the Longhorns (25-14, 25-20, 28-26).
Hornets Cabry Taylor led all players with 13 kills. Rio Kawata had a team-high 20 digs. Longhorns Hailee Wang had a game-high 25 digs.
They face the Wildcats at 6 p.m.
1W Manhattan Christian 3, 2N Simms 1
Manhattan Christian hadn't lost a playoff game yet in 2021 and it would be no different in the first round of the state tournament on Thursday afternoon.
The Eagles beat Simms 3-1 (25-14, 25-12, 21-25, 25-17).
Eagles' senior Kiersten Van Kirk finished the game with a game-high 21 kills.
Manhattan Christian plays again at 8 p.m.
2E Froid-Medicine Lake 3, 1S Bridger 2
Bridger jumped out to a two set lead, but the Redhawks never let up and made a huge comeback to win 3 sets to 2. (18-25, 19-25, 25-20, 25-19, 17-15).
Carolume Christofferson had a team-high 19 kills for the Redhawks. Mya Goltz had a game-high 20 kills for the Scouts.
Redhawks take on Manhattan Christian at 8 p.m. Thurdsday night.