ELLIS -- The Thomas More Prep-Marian volleyball team defeated Ellis High School on Tuesday in Ellis, 2-1. Set scores were 16-25, 25-22 and 25-18.

Senior Kaylor Gottschalk led TMP with nine kills, followed closely by freshman Kayla Vitztum's eight. Kendra Werth led the Monarchs will an unusually high 2.83 passing average. Bailey Hageman had 11 digs.

TMP improves to 15-10 with the win. The Monarchs next play at the Scott City Invitational on Saturday.