The St. Joseph girls volleyball team defeated Wilcox Tech, 3-0, in the first round of the Class M state tournament on Monday.

Allie Petronchak and Melissa Bike each had 7 aces for coach Jeff Babineau’s 14th-seeded Cadets, now 14-7.

Meg Robertson had 20 assists and three aces.

Lauren Colaiacovo and Yamileth Pebe led 19th-seeded Wilcox Tech (11-10).