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Sport shorts: Prep volleyball season concludes in Bismarck

The 2021 Class A and Class B State Volleyball Tournament wrapped up Nov. 20 in Bismarck.

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The 2021 Class A and Class B State Volleyball Tournament wrapped up Nov. 20 in Bismarck.

Bismarck Century won its ninth state title, defeating city rival, Bismarck High 3-0 in the championship match. The Patriots and Demons each had three athletes named to the all-tournament team. Bismarck High head coach, Brianna Kline, was named the 2021 NDHSCA Class A Volleyball Coach of the Year while West Fargo's Nadia Chwialkowski was named the Class A Senior Athlete of the Year.

Century wasn't the only team to pull out a back-to-back title run.

Linton/HMB also defended its state title, defeating Northern Cass in straight sets. The Lions’ win on Saturday avenged a 3-2 loss to the Jaguars in the team’s regular-season finale before district tournament play. Linton/HMB finished the season 37-2.

Linton/HMB had five of members of its team named to the Class B All-Tournament Team. Senior JayCee Richter was named the Class B Senior Athlete of the Year while her mother -- and coach -- Jaime Richter was named Coach of the Year.


CLASS A All-Tournament Team

Claire Bauman, Jr., Bismarck Century

Macy Fridgen, Sr., Bismarck Century

Logan Nissley, Jr., Bismarck Century

Payton Foster, Jr., Bismarck High

Kenadi Renner, Sr. Bismarck High

Mia Hinsz, Sr., Bismarck High

Chloe Pfau, Jr., West Fargo High


Nadia Chwialkowski, Sr., West Fargo High

Raina Chwialkowski, 8th grade, West Fargo High

Olivia Vetter, Sr., Fargo Shanley

Clara Robin, Fr., Fargo Shanley

Reagan Bogenreif, Jr., West Fargo Sheyenne

Breena Sand, Sr., Bismarck Legacy

Brooke Haas, Sr., Bismarck St. Mary's

Ava Wild, Sr., Fargo Davies


2021 NDHSCA Class A Volleyball Senior Athlete of the Year:
Nadia Chwialkowski, West Fargo High

2021 NDHSCA Class A Volleyball Coach of the Year:
Brianna Kline, Bismarck High

CLASS B All-Tournament Team

Ava Jahner, Soph., Dickinson Trinity

Brenna Strkland, Jr., Kenmare

Kate Zimmer, Jr., Kenmare

Morgan Freije, Sr., Langdon Area/Edmore/Munich

Jalynn Swanson, Soph., Langdon Area/Edmore/Munich

JayCee Richter, Sr., Linton/HMB

Shaylee Bosch, Jr., Linton/HMB

Teegan Scherr, Sr., Linton/HMB

Gracie Schumacher, Jr., Linton/HMB

Callie Hase, Sr., Linton/HMB

Josie Jensen, Soph., Northern Cass

Halle Crocket, Jr., Northern Cass

Emma Lucas, Sr., Northern Cass

Mya Krogstad, Sr., Thompson

Libby Koerber, Sr., Thompson

2021 NDHSCA Class B Volleyball Senior Athlete of the Year:
JayCee Richter, Linton/HMB

2021 NDHSCA Class B Volleyball Coach of the Year:
Jaime Richter, Linton/HMB

Youth volleyball program to begin in December

The Jamestown Parks & Recreation is sponsoring a winter volleyball program for girls in grades 1-4. The six-week program will be held Saturday mornings from December 4th through January 22nd. The cost to participate is $25 dollars per person. Program dates are Dec. 4th, 11th and 18th. The program's January dates are slated for the 8th, 15th and 22nd.

The deadline to register for the program is November 24th. Interested parties can register online at Questions can be directed to John Ruff at 252-4320 or 252-3982.

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