Thompson wins NDHSAA Class B Volleyball State Championship


November 17, 2018 11:00 pm

By Tom Mix
NDHSAA Media Specialist

MINOT, N.D. – The Thompson Tommies are back atop the Class B volleyball ranks in North Dakota.

Thompson defeated Oakes 25-20, 23-25, 13-25, 25-16, 15-13 during the championship match of the NDHSAA Class B Volleyball State Tournament on Saturday, November 17 at the Minot State Dome. It is Thompson’s fifth state championship in program history.

Macy Jordheim let the Tommies with 22 kills. Nicole Schmitz paced Oakes with 19 kills.

The Tommies’ previous state titles came in 1997, 1998, 2004 and 2005.

BOX SCORE: THOMPSON 3, OAKES 2

FULL TOURNAMENT RESULTS:

QUARTERFINALS
Thompson def. Center-Stanton 3-0 (25-15, 25-21, 25-10)
Northern Cass def. Our Redeemer's 3-0 (25-21, 28-26, 25-18)
Langdon/Edmore/Munich def. Kenmare 3-0 (25-14, 25-8, 25-17)
Oakes def. Dickinson Trinity 3-0 (25-11, 25-17, 25-12)

CONSOLATION SEMIFINALS
Center-Stanton def. Our Redeemer’s 3-0 (25-23, 26-24, 25-18)
Dickinson Trinity def. Kenmare 3-0 (25-11, 25-12, 25-19)

SEMIFINALS
Thompson def. Northern Cass 3-1 (8-25, 25-16, 25-14, 25-23)
Oakes def. Langdon/Edmore/Munich 3-1 (17-25, 25-16, 25-19, 25-19)

SEVENTH PLACE MATCH
Our Redeemer’s def. Kenmare 3-0 (25-22, 25-16, 25-14)

FIFTH PLACE MATCH
Dickinson Trinity def. Center-Stanton 3-1 (22-25, 25-10, 25-13, 25-21)

THIRD PLACE MATCH
Langdon Area/Edmore/Munich def. Northern Cass (25-20, 25-17, 25-17)

CHAMPIONSHIP MATCH
Thompson def. Oakes (25-20, 23-25, 13-25, 25-16, 15-13)

2018 NDHSAA CLASS B VOLLEYBALL STATE TOURNAMENT BRACKET

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