The Tanager volleyball team hosted Beresford this past Tuesday. Vermillion fell 1-3 to the Watchdogs.
The Tanagers had many close sets, but the opponents persevered in the end. Vermillion lost the first set 21-25.
Vermillion continued to battle but fell in the second 24-26.
The Tanagers captured the third set, winning 25-20.
In the fourth, Beresford ended the game as Vermillion lost the set 19-25.
Senior Lexi Saunders recorded 23 assists, 11 kills, and one ace against the Watchdogs. Junior Shandie Ludwig had 46 digs, and senior Kennedy Pratt had 17 assists. Senior Emily Stockwell tallied 17 kills, 16 digs, and two aces. Senior Toria Andre had 12 kills and two blocks.
Vermillion will play next at Dakota Valley this Friday at 7:30 p.m. The Tanagers play their final regular-season game Tuesday in Elk Point-Jefferson at 7:30 p.m.