The Vikings traveled to Kasson on Thursday, with a three-game win streak and boat load of confidence.
It was another huge match-up in the HVL pitting two state ranked teams, #5A Hayfield (16-4 overall, 7-2 HVL) and #12AA Kasson-Mantorville (12-8 overall, 6-1 HVL) against each other. It was Kasson-Mantorville's homecoming, which added extra emotion and excitement to the game.
In game one, the Komets came out very hot and were all over the Vikings quickly. The Komets led most of the game, but it was close at the end. Kasson-Mantorville ended up winning game one 25-23 and thereafter took over the match.
They had complete control of the Vikings in game two, winning easily 25-15. Determined not to get swept, the Vikings took an early lead in game three. The Komets had other ideas and were able to get back in the game, eventually winning 25-21.