Mid State Conference Volleyball Tournament gets underway today; Norfolk High hosts Lincoln NE in HAC Tournament

Checking out the local schedule for today, in volleyball, 14-17 Norfolk High hosts 3-27 Lincoln Northeast at 6:00 in the opening round of the Heartland Athletic Conference Tournament. 

The Mid State Conference Tournament gets underway today.  In matches at Battle Creek, 7-18 Boone Central/Newman Grove takes on 10-13 Crofton in an opening round match at 4:30 with the winner playing 24-4 Wayne in the quarterfinals at 7:30.  The other quarterfinal match has 12-9 West Point Guardian Angels Central Catholic tangling with 14-10 Hartington Cedar Catholic at 6:00.  In quarterfinal matches at Pierce, 23-4 Battle Creek plays 15-10 O’Neill at 6:00 and 20-4 Norfolk Catholic goes head to head with 9-17 Pierce at 7:30.  Also, the Nebraska-Omaha volleyball team entertains South Dakota State at 7:00.

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