By Ryan Divish/Havre Daily News Sports Editorfirstname.lastname@example.org
The Chinook High school volleyball team capped an undefeated weekend by winning its own invitational tourney.
The Beeters lost only one game in six matches during the tournament, as they steamrolled to a 6-0 record. Chinook lost the opening game of the championship match 23-25 to Cut Bank. However, the Beeters trounced the Wolves in game two, 25-8, and breezed to a 15-4 win in game three to take the title.
Chinook will open the District 2B season this week. The Beeters travel to Poplar on Friday and Plentywood on Saturday.
In the District 6C, the Blue Sky Eagles picked up a pair of conference wins cruising past Rocky Boy in Rocky Boy and defeating Box Elder in Rudyard.
Lindsay Anderson had 12 kills and six aces in the two matches while Kaila Warren had seven aces against Box Elder and nine kills against Rocky Boy.
The Chester Coyotes also completed the sweep over the Bears and Morning Stars on Friday in Rocky Boy.
Chester got solid all-around play from Keyla Wendland in the two wins.
Rocky Boy's Charmayne Four Colors led the Stars in kills, aces and blocks in both of its matches on the weekend,
The KG KouGars picked up a split on the weekend by defeating the J-I Rams in a tough match and falling to defending 6C champ Sunburst.
KG got four kills and eight blocks from Cady Arifin, a game-high 23 assists from Janine Jorgenson and eight aces from Whitney Hanson in a four-game win over J-I. The Rams were led by Amanda Moss with seven kills while Katie O'Neil added seven blocks and three digs.
After playing an extremely close in the first game, Sunburst rolled past the KouGars in games two and three for a quick win.
Arifin had eight digs, seven kills and two blocks to pace the KouGars. Sunburst got seven kills from Cherry Tomscheck and six aces and three blocks from Brianna Gillund in the win.
Chester def. Box Elder 25-8, 25-9, 25-20
Chester - Kills (Keyla Wendland 3), Assists (Wendland 3), Aces (Shawnee Norick 5, Brianne Wolfe 4), Blocks (Wolfe 1)
Box Elder - no stats available
Chester def. Rocky Boy 25-16, 25-13, 25-13
Chester - Kills (Heather LaSorte 6), Assists (Wendland 6), Aces (Mary DeVries 4), Blocks (DeVries 2).
Rocky Boy - Kills (Charmayne Four Colors 5), Assists (Allie Sunchild 5), Aces (Four Colors 3), Blocks (Four Colors 2).
KG def. J-I 26-24, 25-11, 15-25, 25-19
KG - Kills 9(Cady Arifin 4, Heidi Donoven 3), Assists 50 (Janine Jorgenson 23, Donoven 16), Aces 14 (Whitney Hanson 8), Blocks 9 (Arifin 8), Digs 28 (Arifin 10).
J-I - Kills 15 (Amanda Moss 7, Heather Pimley 6), Assists 17 (Amanda Miller 6), Aces 16 (Hannah Pimley 7), Blocks 11 (Katie O'Neil 7), Digs 7 (O'Neil 3).
Chinook def. Shelby 25-18, 25-19
Chinook def. Stanford 25-22, 25-11
Chinook def. Malta 25-18, 25-18
Chinook def. Cut Bank 25-21, 25-18
Fort Benton def. Chester 25-20, 25-12
Glasgow def. Chester 25-20, 21-25
Chinook def. Wolf Point 25-13, 25-12
Cut Bank def. Malta 25-17, 25-21
Chinook def. Cut Bank 23-25, 25-8 15-4
Blue Sky def. Box Elder 25-5, 25-11, 25-16
Blue Sky - Kills 16 (Lindsay Anderson 6), Assists 14 (Megan Warren 4), Aces 17 (Kaila Warren 7, Anderson 5), Blocks 4 (Anderson 2), Digs 11 (Anderson 3, Holly Haas 3).
Box Elder - Kills 7 (Ventura Campbell 2), Assists 4 (Connie Menard 2, Ashley Parisian 2), Aces 5 (Campbell 2, Parisian 2), Blocks 2 (Toni Belcourt 2), Digs 23 (Menard 8).
Blue Sky def. Rocky Boy 25-12, 25-14, 25-14
Blue Sky - Kills 25 (K. Warren 9, Anderson 6), Assists 20 (M. Warren 6), Blocks 1, Digs 3.
Rocky Boy - Kills 5 (Four Colors 4), Assists 4 (Sunchild 2), Aces 4 (Aldean Denny 2), Blocks 4 (Four Colors 4), Digs 22 (Sunchild 11).
Sunburst def. KG 27-25, 25-14, 25-17
KG - Kills 12 (Arifin 7, Casie Toner 4), Assists 22 (Donoven 9, Jorgenson 8), Aces 6 (Donoven 3), Blocks 7 (Arifin 2, Toner 2), Digs 29 (Donoven 9, Arifin 8).
Sunburst - Kills (Cherry Tomscheck 7), Assists (Amanda Nagy 10), Aces (Brianna Gillund 6), Blocks (Gillund 3).