CASTLEWOOD/WOLSEY – Estelline/Hendricks, top-seeded Castlewood, Wolsey-Wessington and Hitchcock-Tulare advanced to the semifinals of the Region 3B volleyball playoffs with victories Tuesday.
The Redhawks edged Arlington (12-20) by the set scores of 25-15, 25-18, 15-25, 20-25 and 15-8.
The Lady Warbirds beat James Valley Christian 25-11, 13-25, 25-13, 25-20.
The Warriors swept De Smet and the Lady Patriots topped Deubrook Area (18-13) 3-1.
Set scores and statistics were not available for the matches played in Castlewood.
The semis are Thursday in De Smet with third-seeded Estelline/Hendricks (25-9) taking on No. 2 Wolsey-Wessington (20-7) at 6 p.m. at Castlewood (23-4) facing No. 5 Hitchcock-Tulare (19-13) at 7:15 p.m.
• Estelline/Hendricks 3, Arlington 2
Sophie Johnson racked up 17 kills, four ace serves and 40 digs for the Redhawks.
Kylie Beare had six kills, five blocks and 21 digs. Cora Hofer added four kills and eight blocks.
Sadie Johnson dished out 30 set assists and netted five aces. Kate Wegner notched 23 digs.