Pella defeated Oskaloosa Thursday (10/15) to win the Little Hawkeye Conference volleyball tournament at Indianola. Both the Dutch and Indians swept their respective groups to reach the title match. Oskaloosa beat Dallas Center-Grimes 21-17 and 21-13, Norwalk 21-12 and 21-17 and Grinnell 21-16, 21-7. Pella, meanwhile, defeated Newton, Pella Christian and Indianola to win their group. In the title match, Pella narrowly prevailed 26-24 and 25-23. Oskaloosa is now 20-7 on the season; the Indians will host Norwalk or Carlisle in their Class 3A playoff opener next Thursday (10/22). Pella improves to 20-11; the Dutch will host Grinnell this coming Tuesday (10/20) in the 3A playoffs.