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College volleyball: Ridgewater struggles to find consistency

Warriors fall to the Minnesota West Bluejays 26-24, 25-23, 25-19 in a Minnesota College Athletic Conference match.

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WORTHINGTON — The Ridgewater College volleyball team continues to search for some consistency.

The Warriors lost to Minnesota West Community & Technical College 26-24, 25-23, 25-19 on Wednesday night in a Minnesota College Athletic Conference match.

“We continue to fight to find our rhythm on the court,” Ridgewater head coach Amanda Bohlsen said. “Harley Kunstleben continues to lead with aggressive play on each point.

“We look forward to continuing to work toward coming together as one team as we continue through the season.”

Kunstleben, a 5-foot-8 sophomore right-side hitter from Paynesville, had 11 kills to lead the Warriors. She also had 13 digs..

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Yansi Flores had 27 set assists and 15 digs. Julia Schweiss had three blocks. Schweiss is a freshman middle hitter from Gibbon-Fairfax-Winthrop. Flores is a freshman middle hitter from Yellow Medicine East High School.

Ridgewater has a 1-5 record in the MCAC. Minnesota West is 2-2.

Ridgewater plays host to Western Tech of La Crosse, Wisconsin, at 6:30 p.m. Friday in Willmar.

Minnesota West 3, Ridgewater 0
Ridgewater (2-8)              24   23   19
Minnesota West (5-9)      26   25   25
RidgewaterServing (aces): Yansi Flores 2, Liz Koenen 1, Macy Schenk 1 … Set assists: Yansi Flores 27, Harley Kunstleben 1 … Hitting (kills): Kunstleben 11, Jenna Kunerth 6,J. Schweiss 5, Morgan Hoffmann 3, Schenk 3, Koenen 2, Gabby Randt 1, Flores 1 … Blocking (aces): Julia Schweiss 3, Hallye Foster 2, Randt 2, Kunstleben 1 … Digs (5 or more): Flores 15, Kunstleben 13, Cailin Yoose 8, Tayler Schmidt 7, Koenen 6
Minnesota West 
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