Smoky spikers post sweep

By Steve Sell
October 07, 2016

CLAFLIN — Smoky Valley’s volleyball team, which moved up in the Class 4A Division II rankings this week, reached the 20-win plateau on Thursday with a sweep of Central Plains and Ellsworth.

The Vikings, ranked No. 8, are now 20-8.

Smoky Valley defeated Central Plains, 25-19 and 25-22. Haley Peterson and Kate Deterding led in kills with 10 apiece. Deterding was tops in digs with 8, while Delaney Johnson compiled 20 assists.

The Vikings had little trouble with Ellsworth, 25-19, 25-15.

Deterding hammered 14 kills, while Rilee Carson hustled to 10 digs. Johnson was tops in assists with 22.