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​​Overall: 20-14 / Conference: 9-6       Home: 5-2/ Away: 4-4 / Neutral: 11-8


Mandan Braves Volleyball

2017 Varsity Schedule/Results

Bismarck Invite

Aug. 25-26, 2017

Bismarck, N.D.


Team records

Jamestown 7-0, West Fargo 6-0, Fargo Davies 5-1, Bismarck 5-2, Fargo Shanley 5-2, Mandan 4-3, St. Mary's 4-3, Devils Lake 3-3, Valley City 3-3, West Fargo Sheyenne 3-3, Century 3-4, Grand Forks Red River 3-4, Legacy 3-4, Minot 3-4, Fargo North 2-4, Fargo South 2-4, Grand Forks Central 2-4, Wahpeton 2-5, Williston 1-6, Dickinson 0-7.
Mandan scores
August 25

Mandan 3, GF Central 0 (25-12, 25-9, 15-6)
Mandan 2, Valley City 1 (25-18, 19-25, 15-10)
WF High 2, Mandan 1 (25-22, 25-15, 7-15)

Aug. 26

GF Red River 2, Mandan 1 (21-25, 25-18, 15-10)
WF Sheyenne 2, Mandan 1 (14-25, 26-24, 15-13)

Mandan 3, Wahpeton 0 (25-16, 25-19, 15-6)
Mandan 3, Fargo South 0 (25-8, 25-22, 15-12)


Dickinson Tournament

Sept. 22-23, 2017

Dickinson, N.D.


Team records
Bismarck High, 4-2; Century, 5-1; Dickinson, 3-2; Legacy, 5-1; Mandan, 5-1; Minot, 5-1; St. Mary’s, 4-3; TMCHS, 1-5; Williston, 0-6


Day 1 results

Mandan 3, Beach 0, 25-7, 25-8, 25-13
Mandan 3, Lewis and Clark, 25-15, 25-17, 25-15
Mandan 2, Minot Our Redeemer’s 1, 25-21, 24-26, 25-21

Day 2 results

Mandan 3, Berthold 0
Mandan 2, Watford City 0
Dickinson Trinity 2, Mandan 1

Team stats
Kills: Megan Zander, 46; Lakyn Darras, 31; Olivia Moe, 31; Courtney Olson 29; Blocks: Zander, 13; Darras, 10; Olson, 8; Emily Tweten, 7; Assists: Kennedy Harris, 82; Katie Weiand, 66; Digs: Liz Leingang, 68; Sydney Walters, 36; Moe, 33; Service Aces: Leingang, 8; Moe, 6; Zander, 5; Harris, 5



Head Coach: Anna Folk

Assistant Coaches: Callie Schnell, Megan Hanson, Amber Allers, Kathryn Doll

2016 Season: 17-22 Overall; 7-11 WDA (6th)

2016 West Region Tournament Finish: Did Not Place

WDA championships: 2 (Last, 1998)

State championships: None

State Tournament appearances: 14 (Last, 2014)

Home Court: Mandan Senior High Gymnasium

Official athletic website

WDA Year-by-Year Results

WDA Volleyball Main Page


Fargo Scheels Tournament

Oct. 6-7

Fargo, N.D.


WDA team records
 Bismarck High, 3-3; Century, 5-2; Dickinson, 2-4; Jamestown, 5-2; Legacy, 4-2; Mandan, 2-4; Minot, 3-3; St. Mary's, 3-3; TMCHS, 0-6

Day 1 Pool Play 

Mandan results
Mandan 2, Fargo North 1, 25-23, 25-19

Central Cass 2, Mandan 0, 26-24, 25-23
Dickinson 2, Mandan 1, 23-25, 25-23, 15-9

Day 2 Silver Division

Mandan results
Mandan 2, Fargo Oak Grove, 25-19, 25-13
WF Sheyenne 2, Mandan 0, 25-20, 25-22

Minot High 2, Mandan, 25-14, 25-23

Jamestown 3, Mandan 0

Oct. 17, 2017, 7 p.m. CT.

Mandan High School Gymnasium, Mandan, N.D.


Team1  
2   
 3   Total
Jamestown
25
25 
25    3
Mandan
22
13 
15    0


Jamestown stats
Kills:
Courtney Peterson, 10; McKayla Kurtz, 9; Megan Gaffaney, 7; Abby Kallenbach, 6; Alyssa Ukestad, 5; Jordan Paulson, 2; Kameron Selvig, 1
Blocks: Gaffaney, 1.5; Kallenbach, 1; Kurtz, .5
Assists: Gaffaney, 24; Selvig, 2
Digs: Hannah Schiele, 18; Courtney Peterson, 15; Olivia Nihill, 11; Ukestad, 10; Gaffaney, 5; Kurtz, 4; Paulson, 1
Service Aces: Ukestad, 2; Schiele, 1; Nihill, 1; Gaffaney, 1; Paulson, 1
Mandan stats
Kills
: Megan Zander, 7; Olivia Moe, 7; Lakyn Darras, 6; Emily Tweten, 3; Sydney Walters, 3
Blocks: Zander, 1
Assists: Kennedy Harris, 13; Katie Weiand, 11
Digs: Moe, 18; Lizi Leingang, 17; Walters, 11; Weiand, 8
Service Aces: Weiand, 1
Notes: Jamestown won both regular season meetings over Mandan…After winning seven of its first eight WDA matches, the Braves have dropped three of its last four…Jamestown’s Courtney Peterson had a double-double
Records: Jamestown, 27-4 Overall; 11-1 WDA; Mandan, 19-12 Overall; 8-4 WDA

2017 Record​​

Mandan 3, Williston 0

Sept. 1, 2017, 7 p.m.

Williston High School Gym, Williston, N.D.


Team1  
2   
 3   Total
Mandan
25
19 
25    3
Williston
15

14    0


Mandan stats
Kills:
Megan Zander, 12; Lakyn Darras, 7; Sydney Walters, 5
Blocks: Zander, 1
Assists: Katie Weiand, 19; Kennedy Harris,, 9
Digs: Liz Leingang, 14; Olivia Moe, 9; Walters, 7; Harris, 7
Service Aces: Zander, 3; Harris, 3; Leingang, 2

Williston stats

Kills: Shakia Shriver, 5; Danielle Stauffer, 3; Emily Lux, 2; Makia Remus, 1; Kaia Wenstad, 1; Lauren Fearing, 1
Blocks: Wenstad, 3; Stauffer, 1
Assists: Barraza, 5; Gracicen Whitlock, 3; Remus, 2; Fearing, 1; Madison Farmer, 1; Lux, 1
Digs: Fearing, 9; Shriver, 5; Vanessa Wagner, 3; Wenstad, 2; Sophia Rose, 1; Barraza, 1; Farmer, 1; Whitlock, 1; Stauffer, 1; Brooklyn Douglas, 1

Service Aces: Shriver, 1; Stauffer, 1; Lux, 1
Notes: Mandan won it’s first road match of the season…Williston is 0-2 at home
Records: Mandan, 6-4 Overall; 2-1 WDA; Williston, 1-8 Overall; 0-2 WDA

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Century 3, Mandan 1

Aug. 31, 2017, 7 p.m.

Century Olson Gymnasium, Bismarck, N.D.


Team1   2
3     4
 Total
Mandan
23 25
19  21
1
Century
25 23
25  25
3


Mandan stats
Kills:
Olivia Moe, 8; Sydney Walters, 6; Megan Zander, 6; Lakyn Darras, 4
Blocks: Zander, 4; Courtney Olson, 3
Assists: Katie Wieand, 13; Kennedy Harris, 9
Digs: Liz Leingang, 32; Walters, 23; Moe, 19; Harris, 11
Service Aces: Leingang, 5; Moe, 2
Century stats
Kills:
Lauren Ware, 20; Megan Anderson, 13; Katelyn Selensky, 10; Jordan Weeks, 6; Bailee Otterness, 3
Blocks: Ware, 4; Anderson, 1.5; Selensky, 1; Bailee Blickensderfer, .5

Assists: Katelyn Selensky, 28; Mya Klein, 16; Allison Abel, 5; Anderson, 2; Otterness, 1
Digs: Allison Abel, 28; Selensky, 16; Ashley Scherbenske, 12; Mya Klein, 11; Chloe Markovic, 10; Weeks, 9; Ware, 9; Otterness, 6; Blickensderfer, 6; Anderson, 5
Service Aces: Markovic, 1; Scherbenske, 1; Klein, 1
Notes: Century won its WDA-opener…Century’s Katelyn Selensky had triple-double (kills-assists- digs)
Records: Mandan, 5-4 Overall; 1-1 WDA; Century, 4-4 Overall; 1-0 WDA

Mandan 3, Dickinson 0

Oct. 12, 2017, 8 p.m. CT

Dickinson High School Gymnasium, Dickinson, N.D.


Team1  
2   
 3   Total
Mandan
25
25 
25    3
Dickinson
12
14 
16    0


Mandan stats
Kills:
Megan Zander, 10; Courtney Olson, 9; Emily Tweten, 6; Lakyn Darras, 5
Blocks: Zander, 2
Assists: Kennedy Harris, 22; Katie Weiand, 8
Digs: Lizi Leingang, 19; Olivia Moe, 14; Harris, 9; Sydney Walters, 8
Service Aces: Zander, 2; Walters, 1; Harris, 1
Dickinson stats
Kills:
Mariah Mortensen, 5; Morgan Kainz, 5; Lauren Jorda, 5
Blocks: Kainz, 2; Mortensen, 1
Assists: Jorda, 13
Digs: Peyton Selle, 15; Kendryn Bullinger, 9; Marley McChesney, 6
Service Aces: McChesney, 1; Mortensen, 1
Notes: Mandan won both regular season meetings
Records: Mandan, 19-11 Overall; 8-3 WDA; Dickinson, 7-21 Overall; 2-8 WDA


Mandan 3, Williston 0

Sept. 26, 2017, 7 p.m.

Mandan High School Gymnasium, Mandan, N.D.


Team1  
2   
 3   Total
Williston
12
16 
12    0
Mandan
25
25 
25    3


Williston stats
Kills: Shakia Shriver, 4; Kaia Wenstad, 3; Brooklyn Douglas, 1; Danielle Stauffer, 1; Emily Lux, 1
Blocks: None
Assists: None
Digs: Vanessa Wagner, 2; Stauffer, 2; Lauren Fearing, 1; Shriver, 1
Service Aces: Miranda Barraza, 1; Wenstad, 1; Douglas, 1
Mandan stats
Kills:
Olivia Moe, 7; Lakyn Darras, 7; Megan Zander, 6; Courtney Olson, 5
Blocks: Olson, 1
Assists: Kennedy Harris, 13; Katie Weiand, 5
Digs: Moe, 7; Liz Leingang, 7; Darras, 6; Harris, 5
Service Aces: Moe, 4; Weiand, 2; Sydney Walters, 2; Harris, 1
Notes: Mandan won both regular season meetings vs. the Coyotes and extended its current WDA-match win streak to six…Williston has yet to win a WDA match.
Records: Williston, 1-20 Overall; 0-8 WDA; Mandan, 16-5 Overall; 7-1 WDA

Mandan 3, TMCHS 0

Sept. 8, 2017, 7 p.m.

Mandan High School Gymnasium, Mandan, N.D.


Team1  
2   
 3   Total
TMCHS
2

8    0
Mandan
25
25 
25    3


TMCHS stats
Kills: Breah Crissler, 2; Sunni Parisien, 1; Jazzmin Keplin, 1
Blocks: Crissler, 2
Assists: Taylor Keplin, 3; Montana Martell, 1
Digs: Parisien, 5; Crissler, 2; J. Keplin, 2
Service Aces: J. Keplin, 1
Mandan stats
Kills:
Megan Zander, 11; Sydney Walters, 6; Courtney Olson, 5; Emily Tweten, 3
Blocks: Zaner, 4; Walters, 1; Lakyn Darras, 1
Assists: Kennedy Harris, 10; Katie Weiand, 10
Digs: Liz Leingang, 8; Walters, 6; Olivia Moe, 6
Service Aces: Zander, 6; Harris, 5; Weiand, 3; Leingang, 2
Notes: Mandan won its third straight WDA match…TMCHS has been swept in all four losses
Records: TMCHS, 0-4 Overall; 0-3 WDA; Mandan, 8-4 Overall; 4-1 WDA

Mandan 3, St. Mary's 0

Sept. 14, 2017, 7 p.m.

St. Mary's High School Gymnasium, Bismarck, N.D.


Team1  
2   
 3   Total
Mandan
25
25 
30    3
St. Mary's
21
20 
28    0


Mandan stats
Kills:
Lakyn Darras, 11; Olivia Moe, 8; Megan Zander, 8; Emily Tweten, 6
Blocks: Darras, 2; Tweten, 2
Assists: Kennedy Harris, 15; Katie Weiand, 13
Digs: Moe, 14; Sydney Walters, 13; Liz Leingang, 12; Harris, 9
Service Aces: Weiand, 4; Moe, 1; Zander, 1; Leingang, 1
St. Mary’s stats
Kills
: Kaitlyn Wanner, 15; Taylor Gerving, 12; Hallie Schweitzer, 6
Blocks: Wanner, 3; Maria ann, 1; Schweitzer, 1
Assists: Avry Greff, 35
Digs: Abbi Kopp, 11; Gerving, 5; Kylie Haas, 3; Wanner, 3
Service Aces: Wanner, 3; Gerving, 2; Kopp, 1
Notes: Mandan won its fifth straight match..The third set needed overtime to settle
Records: Mandan, 10-4 Overall; 6-1 WDA; St. Mary’s 7-5 Overall; 3-2 WDA

Team Leaders/Match/Avg. (As of Oct. 16)

Kills: 9.4, Megan Zander

Blocks: 2.2, M. Zander

Assists: 15.6, Kennedy Harris

Digs: 16.7, Lizi Leingang

Service Aces: 2.7, M. Zander




(WDA matches only)


Mandan 3, Dickinson 0

Sept. 12, 2017, 7 p.m.

Mandan High School Gymnasium, Mandan, N.D.


Team1  
2   
 3   Total
Dickinson
18
14 
19    0
Mandan
25
25 
25    3


Dickinson stats
Kills:
Mariah Mortensen, 7; Morgan Kainz, 3
Blocks: Mortensen, 2; Kainz, 1; Kylie Showalter, 1
Assists: Lauren Jorda, 8
Digs: Kainz, 7; Megan Brown, 6; Kendryn Bullinger, 5
Service Aces: Jorda, 1; Brown, 1; Marley McChesney, 1
Mandan stats
Kills
: Megan Zander, 9; Lakyn Darras, 5; Sydney Walters, 4; Olivia Moe, 4
Blocks: Zander, 2; Moe, 1; Darras, 1
Assists: Kennedy Harris, 12; Katie Weiand, 6
Digs: Liz Leingang, 14; Moe, 13; Walters, 12; Harris, 7
Service Aces: Zander, 7; Harris, 6; Walters, 5; Weiand, 1
Notes: Mandan won its fourth straight match and is tied for second in the WDA…Megan Zander led the team with seven aces…Dickinson has dropped its last three WDA matches.
Records: Dickinson, 1-10 Overall; 1-3 WDA; Mandan, 9-4 Overall; 5-1 WDA

Mandan 3, Minot 2

Sept. 5, 217, 7 p.m. CT

Magic City Campus, Minot, N.D.


Team1  2
3   4
 5    Total
Mandan
25 18
23 25 
15     3
Minot
22 25
25 19
13     2


Mandan stats
Kills:
Megan Zander, 11; Olivia Moe, 8; Lakyn Darras, 8; Emily Tweten, 8
Blocks: Moe, 2; Zander, 2; Darras, 2
Assists: Katie Weiand, 17; Kennedy Harris, 13
Digs: Liz Leingang, 27; Moe, 20; Sydney Walters, 16; Harris, 9
Service Aces: Zander, 4; Leingang, 2; Weiand, 1
Minot stats
Kills:
Elise Klein, 15; Sydney Beck, 13; Abbie Jarmin, 11
Blocks: Caitlyn Messner, 4
Assists: Brooke Nelson, 45; Rylee Terrel, 4; Jarmin, 3
Digs: Terrel, 27; Morgan Theis, 20; Kali Askvig, 16
Service Aces: Ashlyn Almy. 2; Askvig, 1
Notes: Minot has played in two five-set matches (0-2)…Mandan rallied to win the final two sets...It was the home opener for Minot
Records: Mandan, 7-4 Overall; 3-1 WDA; Minot, 3-7 Overall; 0-3 WDA

*2017 Season

Date/TimeOpponentW/LScoreRecord
Aug 25-26Bismarck Invite
WLWWLWL
--
4-3

Aug. 29/7 p.m.
BISMARCK HIGH
W
3-1
5-3

Aug. 31/7 p.m.
@Century
L
1-3
5-4

Sept. 1/7 p.m.
@Williston
W
3-0
6-4

Sept. 5.7 p.m.
@Minot
W
3-2
7-4

Sept. 8/7 p.m.
*TMCHS
WW
3-0 3-0
9-4

Sept. 12/7 p.m.
DICKINSON
W
3-0
10-4

Sept 14/ 7 p.m.
@St. Mary's
W
3-0
11-4

Sept 22-23/3 p.m.
Dickinson Tournament
WWWWWL

16-5

Sept. 26/7 p.m.
WILLISTON
W
3-0
17-5

Sept. 28/7 p.m.
@Jamestown
L
2-3
17-6

Oct. 3/7 p.m.
CENTURY
L
2-3
17-7

Oct. 6/4:30 p.m.
Fargo Scheels
WLL

18-9

Oct. 7/9 a.m.
Fargo Scheels
WLL

19-11

Oct. 12/8 p.m.
@Dickinson
W
3-0
20-11

Oct. 17/7 p.m.
JAMESTOWN
L
0-3
20-12

Oct. 18/7 p.m.
*@Legacy
LL
2-3 2-3
20-14









































































* Counts for double wins-losses in WDA standings

Next Match: Home

Tuesday, Oct. 24, 7 p.m.

ST. MARY'S



Jamestown 3, Mandan 2

Sept. 28, 2017, 7 p.m. CT.

Jerry Meyer Arena, Jamestown, N.D.


Team1    2
3   4 
 5   Total
Mandan
16 25
15 30 
7     2
Jamestown
25 23
25  28
15    3


Mandan stats
Kills:
Courtney Olson, 14; Megan Zander, 12; Olivia Moe, 10; Lakyn Darras, 6
Blocks: Darras, 5; Emily Tweten, 5; Zander, 4; Olson, 2
Assists: Kennedy Harris, 21; Katie Weiand, 15
Digs: Liz Leingang, 21; Sydney Walters, 30; Moe, 14; Weiand, 12
Service Aces: Walters, 1; Moe, 1
Jamestown stats
Kills:
McKayla Kurtz, 19; Alyssa Ukestad, 18; Courtney Peterson, 15; Megan Gaffaney, 8; Abby Kallenbach, 5; Kameron Selvig, 3; Jordan Paulson, 1
Blocks: Peterson, 3; Kurtz, 2
Assists: Gaffaney, 49; Selvig, 4; Hannah Schiele, 1
Digs: Schiele, 32; Olivia Nihill, 24; Ukestad 22; Peterson, 21; Gaffaney, 17; Kurtz, 7; Paulson, 5; Selvig, 2; Kallenbach, 2
Service Aces: Gaffaney, 8; Ukestad, 3; Peterson, 1
Notes: Jamestown remained unbeaten in WDA play…Mandan is 1-1 in five-set matches…The loss snapped the Braves’ six-match win streak in conference play…Jamestown’s Megan Gaffaney, Alyssa Ukestad and Courtney Peterson all had double-doubles…Mandan’s Olivia Moe, Katie Weiand had double-doubles.
Records: Mandan, 16-6 Overall; 7-2 WDA; Jamestown, 17-1 Overall; 6-0 WDA; Mandan

Legacy 3, Mandan 2

Oct. 18, 2017, 7 p.m. CT

Legacy Haussler Gymnasium, Bismarck, N.D.


Team1  2
3   4
 5    Total
Mandan
20 25
25 24
8     2
Legacy
25 22
21 26
15     3


Mandan stats
Kills:
Megan Zander, 13; Courtney Olson 13, Sydney Walters, 8; Olivia Moe, 8
Blocks: Zander, 5; Olson, 5
Assists: Kennedy Harris, 20; Katie Weiand, 18
Digs: Moe, 36; Lizi Leingang, 27; Harris, 27
Service Aces: Harris, 1; Moe, 1
Legacy stats
Kills:
Whitney Thomas, 14; Becca Nitsch, 12; Courtney Schroeder, 5; Kaitlyn Emmil, 4; Allison Guthmiller, 3; Ashley Hulm, 2; Alyda Blazek, 2; Eva Abfalter, 1
Blocks: Hulm, 3.5; Schroeder, 2.5; Thomas, 1.5; Emmil, 1; Nitsch, .5; Blazek, .5
Assists: Guthmiller, 26; Emma Fricke, 16; Schreiner, 6; Morgan Paul, 1; Nitsch; Blazek, 1; Schroeder, 1
Digs: Kayla Schreiner, 38; Thomas, 26; Nitsch, 26; Fricke, 16; Guthmiller, 12; Allmaras, 7; Paul, 6; Schroeder, 2; Blazek, 1
Service Aces: Paul, 2; Fricke, 2; Thomas, 2; Guthmiller, 1; Nitsch, 1
Notes: This was the only regular season WDA meeting so the match counted double in the standings…Mandan was playing in its fourth five-set match in WDA play.
Records: Mandan, 20-14 Overall; 9-6 WDA; Legacy, 23-9 Overall;  11-2 WDA



Previous Match: Away

Oct. 18

2-3 Loss vs. Legacy


*Match counted double losses in standings



Century 3, Mandan 2

Oct. 3 2017, 7 p.m.

Mandan High School Gymnasium, Mandan, N.D


Team1 2 
3   4
 5   Total
Century
25 25
15 23 
15    3
Mandan
23 19
25 25
13    2


Century stats
Kills:
Lauren Ware, 26; Megan Anderson, 12; Katelyn Selensky, 8; Bailee Blickensderfer, 7; Jordan Weeks, 3; Bailee Otterness, 2
Blocks: Otterness, 5; Ware, 4; Anderson, 3; Jordan Weeks, 2; Blickensderfer, 2; Selensky, 1
Assists: Mya Klein, 28; Selensky, 25; Anderson, 2
Digs: Allison Abel, 25; Chloe Markovic, 10; Selensky, 9; Weeks, 7; Anderson, 6; Klein, 5; Ashley Scherbenske, 5; Otterness, 4; Carley Deichert, 3; Blickensderfer, 2; Ware, 1
Service Aces: Abel, 1; Klein, 1; Selensky, 1
Mandan stats

Kills: Courtney Olson, 11; Megan Zander, 8; Lakyn Darras, 7; Sydney Walters, 5
Blocks: Darras, 2; Walters, 2; Zander, 2; Olson, 1
Assists: Kennedy Harris, 23; Katie Weiand, 8
Digs: Walters, 18; Olivia Moe, 17; Lizi Leingang, 17; Harris, 14
Service Aces: Walters, 4; Harris, 3; Zander, 3
Notes: Mandan dropped it second straight WDA match in five sets…Century moved into second play with the win…Century’s Lauren Ware had a match-high 26 kills…Century won it fifth straight WDA match.
Records: Century, 15-6 Overall; 7-1 WDA; Mandan 16-7 Overall; 7-3 WDA

Mandan 3, Bismarck High 1

Aug. 29, 2017, 7 p.m.

Mandan High School Gym, Mandan, N.D.


Team1   2
3    4
 Total
Bismarck High
18 20
25 23
1
Mandan
25 25
18 25
3


Bismarck High stats
Kills:
Kiaya Schwab, 15; Lauryn Andre, 12; Lexus Mosbrucker, 9
Blocks: Courtney Hawkinson, 3
Assists: Hannah Steckler, 33; Madysen Mosof, 10
Digs: Allie Glasser, 13; Andre, 12; Jenna Kivisto, 9
Service Aces: Alexis Heisler, 2; Kivisto, 2
Mandan stats
Kills:
Megan Zander, 11; Olivia Moe, 8; Lakyn Darras, 8
Blocks: Darras, 5; Zander, 4; Emily Tweten, 4
Assists: Kennedy Harris, 25; Katie Weiland, 10
Digs: Sydney Walters, 37; Moe, 15; Liz Leingang, 13
Service Aces: Zander, 4; Leingang, 1; Weiand, 1
Notes: This was the WDA opener for both teams…Mandan won the first two sets…BHS’ Lauryn Andre had a double-double (kills-digs)
Records: Bismarck High, 5-3 Overall; 0-1 WDA; Mandan, 5-3 Overall; 1-0 WDA