The Ashby volleyball team dropped its final game of the regular season on Tuesday, but it was a step in the right direction.

The Arrows (0-23) fell to Hillcrest Lutheran Academy (3-18-1) at home 3-2. Ashby dropped the first two sets before storming back to tie the match. The Comets outlasted the Arrows’ comeback push by winning the fifth set 15-12.

Ashby’s Courtney Koefod had 13 kills and 27 digs. Cailey Schlosser had 20 digs and was 10-10 serving.

Tuesday’s loss came after Ashby was swept on Monday in Parkers Prairie.

PARKERS PRAIRIE 3, ASHBY 0

(25-13, 25-5, 25-12)

ASHBY- Halle Dahlen 3 kills, Amelia Barry, 7 assists, 6 digs, Courtney koefod 5 kills, 9 digs, Kalista Aamot 10 digs

HLA 3, ASHBY 2

(25-9, 25-19, 23-25, 17-25, 15-12)

Courtney Koefod 3 aces, 13 kills, 27 digs; Cailey Schlosser 1 ace, 20 digs; Halle Dahlen 1 ace, 9 kills, 8 digs; Celi Nelson 7 kills, 6 blocks, 2 digs; Amelia Barry 27 assists, 24 digs; Kalista Aamot 5 kills, 1 block, 29 digs; Taleeyah Johnson 8 digs