The North Branch volleyball team hosted and placed second over Sartell/St. Stephens, Warroad, Princeton, Moose Lake/Willow River and Esko in the invitational Saturday, Sept. 15. St. Francis took first. The team won over Warroad 2-0 (25-14, 25-19), Moose Lake 2-0 (25-11, 25-9) and Sartell 2-0 (25-22, 25-10), before losing to St. Francis 2-0 (25-18, 25-22). The Vikings will travel to Robbinsdale Cooper High School in New Hope to face the Hawks at 7 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 20.