The Vermillion volleyball team hosted Ponca, Nebraska, this past Tuesday. The Tanagers fell 1-3.
The competition came ready to play as Vermillion lost the first set 7-25. The Tanagers also lost the second 17-25.
Vermillion gained momentum in the third to win 25-23. The fourth set went back and forth, but the Tanagers fell 21-25.
Vermillion lost 1-3 against Ponca.
Senior Brooke Assmus recorded 16 digs and three aces on the night. Senior Lexi Saunders had 17 digs and 14 assists.
Senior Toria Andre tallied eight kills, two blocks, and two aces. Senior Emily Stockwell had six kills, one block, and one ace.
Junior Shandie Ludwig recorded 24 digs and two aces. Senior Kennedy Pratt had seven assists.
Vermillion will compete in the Dak XII Conference Tournament this Saturday in Dell Rapids.