Volleyball team sweeps Sabers

The New Prague Trojan volleyball team avenged an earlier loss and advanced to the Section 2AAA quarterfinals with a sweep of Shakopee Wednesday, Oct. 23. Scores were 25-15, 25-20, 25-22. The Trojans will travel to Chaska Friday, Oct. 25, for a 7 p.m. match against the top-seeded Hawks, who are ranked No. 2 in the state. The Trojans lost to Chaska twice this year, at a tournament in Marshall and in four sets in a Missota Conference match on Tuesday, Oct. 15.

Section 2AAA results and schedule

Quarterfinals/Tuesday, Oct. 23

New Prague def. Shakopee 25-12, 25-20, 25-22

Chanhassen def. Mankato East 25-13, 25-21, 25-22

Waconia def. Willmar 25-11, 25-14, 25-14

Mankato West def. Hutchinson 25-10, 25-13, 28-26

Quarterfinals/Friday, Oct. 25

New Prague at Chaska, 7 p.m.

Chanhassen at Buffalo, 7 p.m.

Waconia at Prior Lake (Saturday, Oct. 26, 5 p.m.)

Mankato West at Delano, 7 p.m.

Semifinals/Tuesday, Oct. 29

at high seed

Championship/Saturday, Nov. 2

at neutral site TBD