SALEM – McCook Central/Montrose dropped Sioux Valley 25-9, 25-11, 25-13 in a Big East Conference volleyball match Tuesday night.
Abigail Van Ruler led the charge for the Fighting Cougars (5-2, 2-1), posting 10 kills, four service aces and three blocks.
Jacy Pulse, Emily Bies and Aleah Ries each added six kills. Pulse had two aces and eight digs; Bies three aces and seven digs; and Ries four aces and six digs.
Bies (18) and Maggie Miles (nine) combined for 27 set assists.
For the Cossacks, Miakken Vincent finished with 10 kills, a block and five digs.
Rylan Willis added seven digs and Haydyn Hauge five to go with 12 set assists. Perri Liedtke recorded a block.
Sioux Valley (2-2, 0-2) begins play in the Big East Conference Volleyball Tournament at home Thursday.