Congratulations to 7th grade SBL Extreme on their successful club season in 2017. SBL Extreme participated in 5 spring tournaments and won all 5 of them. They were 12-0 at the Storm Lake Tournament, 12-0 at MMCRU Tournament, 10-0 at Ridge View Tournament, and 10-0 at North Tournament. Before going to the state tournament, 7th graders, played in an 8th grade tournament, at Sioux City North, where they competed against 8th Grade Gold State Qualifiers: Sioux City North and Sioux City Attack. SBL 7th grade won the pool play in the morning, and then went onto beat Sioux City North and Sioux City Attack to win the 8th grade Tournament, with a 9-3 record. Sioux City Attack went on to finish 3rd at the 8th grade state tournament.
AAU 7th grade State Tournament was March 18th in Ankeny. Extreme came into the state tournament with a 44-0 record against 7th grade opponents. SBL Extreme won their morning pool with a 5-1 record, then won the power pool with a 6-0 record, to advance to the Gold Bracket. They won their 1st game against Treynor Legacy 19-5 and 19-9. They ran into eventual State Champion Red Oak in the next round, where Extreme won the first game 19-16. With games being played to 19, Red Oak needed extra points to win the next two games 18-20 , and the final game 14-16. Extreme gave Red Oak their strongest match of the day, as no other team took them to 3 games, and Red Oak won easily in the championship 19-12, 19-14. SBL Extreme finished the year with a 67-6 record. Their only match loss all season was to the state champion.
Congratulations SBL Extreme athletes on your outstanding commitment and work ethic and a fantastic Warrior Volleyball season.
SBL Extreme is coached by Brenda Sale, Jocelyn Hinkel, and Kim Brown.