Manton -The Big Rapids High School varsity volleyball team finished third in the Manton tournament Saturday. In pool play, the Cardinals opened with a 2 set sweep of Buckley, 25-13 and 25-13. Hannah Dadles had three service aces, while Emily Fisk, Cara Jensen, Kelsey Cushway and Lauren Maginnis each had two. Fisk and Hannah Dadles had five kills while Jensen, Kelsey Cushway and Jerri Nowak each had 2. Maginnis had 23 assists.
The Cardinals were then swept by Lake City 15-25, 20-25. Fisk had 4 kills. Nowak had 6 assists. Fisk had 3 service aces. Madeline White had 5 kills and Maginnis had 7 assists.
Big Rapids lost again to McBain 20-25, 20-25. White had 6 kills and Jensen had 3. Maginnis had 15 assists.
In bracket play, the Cardinals defeat Crossroads Charter Academy, 18-25, 25-22, 15-9. White had 2 aces to along with 12 kills. Dadles had 6 kills. Jensen had 4 kills Jensen and 3 digs. Maginnis had 24 assists and 2 aces. Mackenzie Potter had 2 service aces.
Big Rapids lost to tournament champ, McBain in the semi final, 23-25, 25-23, 11-15. Maginnis had 4 aces and 19 assists. Jensen had 2 aces, 2 kills, and 9 digs. White had 10 kills. Fisk had 2 kills. Potter had 2 kills. Dadles had 3 kills.
Big Rapids is 5-9 and travels to Hesperia Wednesday.