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Published June 20, 2011, 10:28 PM

East meets West in Optimist All-Star Volleyball

Fargo, ND - The stars were out tonight at Shanley High School for game one of the Optimist All-Star volleyball series. The East out for revenge after getting swept last season for the first time in 6 years.

By: Jody Norstedt, WDAY

Set one the West's Niki Schmitz, one of her 9 kills and the West won the first stanza 25-23...

The East would bounce back in set two. Shanley's Hillary Rotunda hammers down a kill for the East...she had 11 kills...they led 15-13.

Later in set two...more East. West Fargo's Jill Gustafson, who'll play at Jamestown in the fall, sets to Raquel Wellentin, and the former Bruin puts it down for one of her 7 kills...East wins the set 25-21.

Set three Lidgerwood product Mariah Skraw powers a kill off the block. She had 4 kills...East takes the 3rd set 25-22.