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Section 1AAA volleyball: Tigers sweep Hastings

Sixth-seeded Farmington advanced to the second round of the Section 1AAA volleyball tournament with a 25-16, 25-23, 25-13 sweep of Hastings Wednesday night at Tiger Gym.

The Tigers (9-18) advance to take on Missota Conference rival Northfield in Friday night's second round contest in Northfield. The third-seeded Raiders (19-8) finished second in the league at 6-1 and defeated the Tigers in four games in their previous meeting this season on Oct. 7 in Northfield.

Matt Steichen

Matt Steichen has been the sports editor at the Farmington Independent and Rosemount Town Pages since 2007. He holds a bachelor’s degree in journalism and mass communications from Briar Cliff University in Sioux City, Iowa. He has previously been a sports writer at the Sioux City Journal and Le Mars Daily Sentinel and the sports editor at the Austin Daily Herald.

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