The North Branch volleyball traveled to Columbia Heights and defeated the Hylanders 3-0 (25-5, 25-10, 25-8) Tuesday, Oct. 16. The team ended its regular season tied for second place in the North Suburban Conference and has a 6-2 conference and 13-7 overall record. The No. 4 section seeded Vikings earned a bye in the first round of section playoffs and will host the No. 5 Andover Huskies (12-15 record) in the Section 7AAA quarterfinal at 7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 26. Go to www.mshsl.org/mshsl/showbrackets.asp?tournid=465 to see the brackets.