September 4, 2013
MADISON, S.D. – Dakota Wesleyan (S.D.) announced its Corn Palace Classic All-Tournament Team Wednesday afternoon. Kylie Martin of Dakota State (S.D.) was selected to the team.
Martin, 5-foot-9-inch freshman middle blocker/outside hitter, accumulated a total of 40 kills during the two-day Corn Palace Classic (four matches). She averaged 2.7 kills per set and recorded a hitting efficiency of .287. Martin had a solo block and seven block assists.
Dakota State went 2-2 in the Corn Palace Classic, defeating York (Neb.) and host-team DWU.
Kylie is the daughter of Doug and Janet Martin of Dakota Dunes, S.D. She is a graduate of Dakota Valley High School and plans to major in Exercise Science at Dakota State University.
The members of the Corn Palace All-Tournament team include:
Dakota Wesleyan – Mal Jark
Dakota State – Kylie Martin
York (Neb.) – Tatiana Arvie
Clarke (Iowa) – Emily Wineinger and Allison Pasker
Saint Mary (Neb.) – Mallory Babic
Valley City State (N.D.) – Aurissa Martens
Dakota State hit the road tonight (Wednesday) as they visit their in-state rival Mount Marty (S.D.). The junior varsity match is scheduled for 6 p.m., followed by the varsity match at 7:30 p.m. at the Cimpl Arena in Yankton.
Nick Huntimer, Dakota State University Sports Information Director