Cherokee lost 2-1 to Storm Lake in their opener, losing by game scores of 19-21, 21-18, 5-14; defeated Emmetsburg 2-0 on game scores of 21-14, 21-14; lost 2-1 to Spirit Lake by scores of 19-21, 21-19, 12-15; lost 2-0 to Estherville-LC by scores of 18-21, 15-21; and lost 2-0 to Storm Lake on scores of 22-25, 15-25.
Cherokee beat Storm Lake 3-1 in Lakes Conference regular season play in Cherokee.
Megan Carlson had a stellar performance for Cherokee, leading her team in the "digs" department with 55 on the day, followed by Megan Hummel 39, Shanon Shaefer 33, Denise Freed 25, and Kaitlyn Miller 16.
Hummel paced Cherokee in serving with a 38-42 effort and four aces, while Carlson was 31-34 and one ace, Shaefer 26-34 and four aces, Freed 26-28 and one ace, Maddy Woodall 23-26 and six aces, Miller 20-28 and three aces, Emily Haselhoff 6-6 and one ace, and Clare Tuttle 6-9.
Shaefer led Cherokee's hitting with 56-65 and 24 kills, followed by Hummel 53-60 and 12 kills, Jackie Wilson 41-51 and 19 kills, Taylor Woods 35-40 and 15 kills, Miller 19-27 and three kills, Jenna Lundsgaard 14-17 and two kills, Carlson 12-12 and three kills, and Ariana Smith 2-4 and one kill.
Miller led in set assists with 48, while Woodall tallied 14, and Lundsgaard three. Miller had a solo block and two assists, Lundsgaard and Wilson three block assists each, and Woods two.
Wilson and Hummel were named to the All-Tournament team.