HESSTON— The Smoky Valley volleyball competed in the Hesston Summer Tournament on June 22 and finished third after defeating the Trinity Academy in three sets, 25-11, 20-25, 15-7.

Eight teams were in attendance and split into two pool. The Lady Vikings were in Pool B, along with Buhler, Halstead and Trinity Academy. After going 1-2 in pool play, the Vikings advanced to the quarterfinals where they defeated Sedgwick in two sets, 25-23, 25-19. Smoky Valley would fall to Buhler in the semifinals after three tight sets, 25-20, 20-25, 16-14. The Vikings would then bounce back and beat Trinity for the third-place title. Buhler ended up winning the whole tournament after defeating Salina South, 25-22, 25-22.

Pool A:

Sedgwick def. Hesston, 25-16, 25-18

Salina South def. Hays, 26-24, 25-16

Salina South def. Hesston, 25-18, 25-23

Hays def. Sedgwick, 25-20, 25-22

Hesston def. Hays, 25-22, 27-25

Salina South vs. Sedgwick, 22-25, 25-21

Pool B:

Buhler def. Halstead, 25-18, 25-17

Trinity Academy def. Smoky Valley, 25-12, 25-16

Trinity Academy def. Halstead, 25-12, 25-21

Buhler def. Smoky Valley, 25-23, 23-25

Smoky Valley def. Halstead, 25-21, 25-22

Buhler def. Trinity Academy, 25-13, 25-22

Quarterfinals:

Salina South def. Halstead, 25-13, 25-16

Trinity Academy def. Hesston, 28-26, 25-16

Buhler def. Hays, 19-25, 25-20, 15-9

Smoky Valley def. Sedgwick, 25-23, 25-19

Semifinals:

Salina South def. Trinity Academy, 26-24, 25-23

Buhler def. Smoky Valley, 25-20, 20-25, 16-14

Consolation Semifinals:

Hesston def. Halstead, 19-25, 25-16, 15-11

Hays def. Sedgwick, 25-22, 25-20

Seventh place match:

Sedgwick def. Halstead, 25-12, 25-15

Fifth place match:

Hays def. Hesston, 25-19, 25-19

Third place match:

Smoky Valley def. Trinity Academy, 25-11, 20-25, 15-7

First place match:

Buhler def. Salina South, 25-22, 25-22