The ROCORI Spartans volleyball team defeated Cathedral three sets to one Thursday night to advance to the section 6AA championship.

The Spartans won the first set 25-18 before the Crusaders evened things up with a 26-24 win in the second. ROCORI then dispatched Cathedral with 25-19 and 25-18 wins to advance.

ROCORI (24-5) will take on Melrose (27-5) for a berth in the state tourney. The match is scheduled for 2 PM at the College of St. Benedict on Saturday.