The Maxwell Wildcats defeated their rival, the Brady Eagles, Thursday in a hard-fought, five-set battle.

Brady won the first set, 25-21.

The second set went into overtime points before Maxwell picked up the win, 27-25.

Brady took the third set, 25-22, but Maxwell proved to be the strongest from there on, winning the fourth set, 25-17, and the fifth, 15-11.

For Maxwell, Janie Sommer had 16 kills and two blocks. Josie Huffman had eight kills and three blocks. Jordan Miller had six kills and two blocks. Maddie Heinzen had five blocks. Mak Vedder had 20 digs. Jo Perez had 13 digs.