HELENA – Helena High was riding a six-game winning streak when it welcomed in Kalispell Flathead for a Western AA playoff volleyball match Thursday night. The Bengals didn’t disappoint, earning a four-set win over the visiting Bravettes to clinch a berth at next week’s State AA tournament at Brick Breeden Fieldhouse in Bozeman.

Flathead won the first set 25-17, but Helena came back strong to sweep the next three, winning the match 17-25, 25-13, 25-21, 25-21.

The state tournament is Nov. 9-11, where Helena High will be the West’s No. 3 seed.

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