The battle for the final positioning of the North Star Athletic Association volleyball postseason tournament was not determined until after the final regular-season match between Dakota State and Mayville State Saturday afternoon. The Comets earned a 3-1 victory over the Trojans, clinching the No. 2 seed for the postseason tournament which is set with the quarterfinals round on Tuesday evening.
Dakota State fell to 13-9 overall record and 9-5 NSAA conference record. Mayville State, lifted their overall record to 22-9 and 11-3 record in the league. Both teams split their two NSAA meetings this season in four sets, with each team winning on its home court.
Dakota State, who will be the No. 4 seed for the conference postseason tournament, returns home Tuesday evening as they host No. 5 seed Dickinson State. First serve from DSU Fieldhouse is set for 7 p.m.
The NSAA postseason tournament continues with the semifinals round on Tuesday, April 6, with the winner advancing to the championship match on Saturday, April 10.