Lady Govs Drop State Tournament Opener


YANKTON, S.D. – Taryn Kloth had 18 kills to lead Sioux Falls O’Gorman to a 3 game win over the Pierre Lady Governors in the opening round of the State Class AA volleyball tournament in Yankton on Thursday.  O’Gorman won 25-6, 25-12, 25-13.  Dalene Stene had 31 assists and Grace Wallin had 11 assists for the Knights who have yet to lose a match to a South Dakota squad this season.  The Lady Govs were led offensively by Kelsey Schmitz who had 8 kills.  Jamie Hyde had 10 assist and Cody Rykman had 7 kills.  Pierre falls to 8 and 16 on the season as they play Rapid City Stevens in a consolation semi final matchup Friday at noon.