After dropping decisions in the first and second sets, the Syracuse-Dunbar-Avoca volleyball team battled back for a set three win, but ended up falling short in a 3-1 first round decision to top seeded Columbus Scotus at the Class C1 State Volleyball Championship at Grand Island High School on Thursday.

After dropping decisions in the first and second sets, the Syracuse-Dunbar-Avoca volleyball team battled back for a set three win, but ended up falling short in a 3-1 first round decision to top seeded Columbus Scotus at the Class C1 State Volleyball Championship at Grand Island High School on Thursday.

Scores from the match were 25-16, 25-21, 27-29, and 25-18.

Other first round scores from the Class C1 bracket were Ogallala over Wayne; Kearney Catholic over Chadron, and Minden over Wahoo. Second round match ups today in Grand Island are Ogallala vs. Kearney Catholic and Scotus vs. Minden.


Class B
First round
Northwest over Beatrice
Norris over Waverly
Elkhorn South over Pius X
Skutt over Aurora

Second round
Northwest vs. Norris
Elkhorn South vs. Skutt

Class C2
First round
Hastings HC over Lincoln High Northeast
Palmyra over Crofton
Freeman over Ord
Grand Island CC over Humphrey/LHF

Second round
Hastings HC vs. Palmyra
Freeman vs. Grand Island CC

Class D1
First Round
St. Mary’s over Cross County
Friend over CWC
BDS over Brady
Howells-Dodge over Axtell

Second round
St. Mary’s vs. Friend
BDS vs. Howells-Dodge

Class D2
First round
Giltner over Leyton
Sterling over Mead
Bertrand over Wallace
Stuart over FC Sacred Heart

Second round
Giltner vs. Sterling
Bertrand vs. Stuart