ST. MICHAEL — Eighth-ranked Wadena-Deer Creek’s 50-match win streak ended at the St. Michael-Albertville tournament Friday.
The Wolverines, who hadn’t lost since the 2009 Class 2A state quarterfinals, were defeated by Minneapolis Southwest in Friday’s first match.
They rebounded to beat Maple Lake on Friday. On Saturday, W-DC lost to Bemidji and Moorhead before finishing with a win over Simley.
Bemidji def. Wadena-DC, 25-18, 18-25, 15-10
Moorhead def. Wadena-DC, 25-22, 25-23
Wadena-DC def. Simley 2-0
Minneapolis Southwest def. W-DC, 25-19, 22-25, 15-3
Wadena-DC def. Maple Lake, 25-17, 21-25, 15-10
Wadena-Deer Creek statistics
Overall: WDC 17-3. Next: Crosby-Ironton at Wadena-Deer Creek 7:15 p.m. Tuesday.