State Volleyball Playoffs 09 Nov 12

The 2012 Minnesota State High School volleyball tournament is under way at the Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul. All three teams that won Minnesota State High School volleyball titles last year won quarterfinal games yesterday to advance to the semifinals. Eden Prairie is looking to defend its Class 3-A championship, Marshall is looking to repeat in Class 2-A, while Bethlehem Academy of Faribault is the returning Class 1-A title team. Here are results from Thursday’s state quarterfinal games in St. Paul:

Class 3-A: Lakeville North 3, Anoka 0 (final) Class 3-A: Shakopee 3, Roseville Area 2 (final) Class 3-A: Blaine 3, Bemidji 0 (final) Class 3-A: Eden Prairie 3, Owatonna 0 (final)

Class 2-A: Marshall 3, Mora 0 (final)

Class 2-A: Belle Plaine 3, Thief River Falls 0 (final) Class 2-A: Caledonia 3, Maple Lake 0 (final) Class 2-A: Sauk Centre 3, St. Croix Lutheran 1 (final)

Class 1-A: Bethlehem Academy 3, Martin County West 0 (final) Class 1-A: Win-E-Mac 3, Nevis 2 (final) Class 1-A: Minneota 3, North Woods 0 (final) Class 1-A: Southwest Christian 3, Underwood 0 (final)

(St. Paul, MN) — Here is Friday’s slate of semifinal games at the 2012 Minnesota State High School volleyball tournament at the Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul:

Class 3-A: Lakeville North vs. Shakopee, 9am Class 3-A: Blaine vs. Eden Prairie, 11am

Class 2-A: Marshall vs. Belle Plaine, 5pm Class 2-A: Caledonia vs. Sauk Centre, 7pm

Class 1-A: Bethlehem Academy vs. Win-E-Mac, 1pm Class 1-A: Minneota vs. Southwest Christian, 3pm