Tricounty News

Volleyball playoffs begin

Eden Valley-Watkins (7-15-0) will face St. Cloud Christian at 7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 24, at Eden Valley. The winner will advance to face Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa at 7 p.m.Friday, Oct. 25, at BBE. The winner of that game will play for the quarterfinals at 6 p.m. 
Tuesday, Oct. 29, at Long Prairie.

Kimball (12-13-0) has a bye for the first playoff (Oct. 24) in the volleyball playoffs. The Cubs will first play Friday, Oct. 25, against either Royalton or Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City who play Oct. 24. The Kimball game is at 7 p.m. this Friday, at Kimball. If they win, their next game, for the quarterfinals, will be at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 29, at Long Prairie. 

Semifinal match-up for both Kimball and Eden Valley-Watkins (if they’re still in the running) will be played at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 31, both games at Pierz.

The championship game will be at 7 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 2, at Pierz.

Both teams have been working really hard, and have had great seasons. Wouldn’t it be great to see them both advance far?

State tournament is Nov. 7-9 at the Xcel Energy Center.