Vermillion teams win EPJ volleyball tourney The seventh- and eighth-grade Vermillion volleyball teams are off to a good start in 1999.
Vermillion hosted Yankton on Thursday, Jan. 21. The A and B teams won in the seventh grade. The B team was victorious in the eighth grade. The A team lost in a close match, rally scoring the third game.
At the Elk Point Tournament, the eighth-grade C team played well, but lost to EPJ and Dakota Valley. The B team beat Dakota Valley and lost to EPJ Blue. The A team beat EPJ Black in the first match and EPJ Blue to win the championship. The seventh grade beat Dakota Valley to win the championship.
Vermillion traveled to Dakota Valley on Tuesday, Jan. 26.
Girls on the eighth-grade volleyball team this year are:
Whitney Tolsma, Kaylie Heesch, Morgan Hollingsworth, Catherine Odson, Lindsay Dunkeson, Tara Job, Natalie Lassau, Tera Cooke, Sarah Lias, Ashley VanOsdel, Kirsten Johnson, Amanda Winegar, Molly Beeman, Katie Miskimins, Kayla Nelson, Ashley Bjorkman, Alison Stewart, Dru VanKley, Tessa Tuetken, Brittany Sand, Nikki Mollet, Rebbeca Gehm, Amanda Aga, Dani Weydert, Megan Bedard, Emily Pier, Amritha Subramanian, Megan Griffith, Karrie Plate, and Bridget Amundson.
The remainder of the 1999 schedule is:
Feb. 1, EPJ, home, 4 p.m.
Feb. 11, Yankton, away, 4 p.m.
Feb. 22, Yankton Invitational, 4 p.m.
Feb. 23, Dakota Valley, home, 4 p.m.
Feb. 27, Canton Invitational, 9 a.m.