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Area Volleyball: Pequot sweeps Pierz

Posted: September 25, 2012 - 10:57pm

PEQUOT LAKES — Kayla Miller produced 15 digs, nine blocks, seven kills and two ace serves to lead the Pequot Lakes Patriots to a 3-0 victory over the Pierz Pioneers Tuesday.

Katie White led Pequot with 21 set assists, Abby Palmer slammed nine kills to go with 13 digs and Kristin Rettkowski added eight blocks.

Pierz was led by Anna Welle’s 11 kills, Brook Brausen’s 24 set assists and Bridget Bednar’s eight digs and three blocks.

Pierz 23 18 23

Pequot Lakes 25 25 25

Pequot Lakes statistics

Emma Clement 13 digs,

Nicole Traut 5 digs, 3 blocks, 2 ace serves, 4 kills

Abby Palmer 13 digs, 5 blocks, 1 ace serve, 9 kills

Kristin Rettkowski 1 dig, 8 blocks, 2 kills

Sabrina Aldin 5 digs, 17 set assists, 3 ace serves

Katie White 2 digs, 5 blocks, 21 set assists, 3 kills

Kayla Miller 15 digs, 9 blocks, 2 ace serves, 7 kills

Rosie Mitchell 5 blocks, 3 kills

Ashley Abear 8 digs

Overall: PL 10-4. Next: Pequot Lakes hosts Walker-Hackensack-Akeley 7:30 p.m. Thursday.

Pierz statistics

Miranda Woitalla 4 digs

Elizabeth Tomala 1 dig

Brook Brausen 7 digs, 24 set assists, 1 kill, 1 ace serve, 1 block

Bridget Bednar 8 digs, 8 kills, 2 ace serves, 3 blocks

Megan Boser 5 digs

Tiara Hopkins 5 digs, 1 set assist, 7 kills, 2 ace serves, 1 block

Anna Welle 4 digs, 1 set assist, 11 kills, 2 blocks

Kailee Monson 1 kill, 1 ace serve

Alyssa Boser 3 kills, 3 ace serves, 1 block

Michaela Rocheleau 3 digs, 2 set assists, 3 ace serves

Overall: Prz 8-3. Next: Pierz hosts Eden Valley-Watkins 7:30 p.m. Thursday.

Aitkin 3,

Hinckley-Finlayson 0

HINCKLEY — Kassie Kokesh led the Aitkin Gobblers with six ace serves, five kills and eight set assists in their 3-0 Great River Conference win over Hinckley-Finlayson Tuesday.

Mikayla Michaletz added five kills and three blocks for the Gobblers, who have won five straight matches.

Hinckley-Finlayson 13 22 11

Aitkin 25 25 25

Aitkin statistics

Krysta Haugly 1 block

Ashley Handt 2 blocks

Bailey Nordean 1 ace serve, 3 kills, 6 digs

Mikayla Michaletz 1 ace serve, 5 kills, 3 blocks, 7 digs

Cassie Sandberg 1 dig

Jenae Herron 2 kills, 1 block, 10 digs

Chelsea Coombs 3 ace serves, 2 set assists

Kassie Kokesh 6 ace serves, 5 kills, 8 set assists

Dacia Sjolund 1 kill

Melissa Paulson 1 ace serve, 3 kills, 2 blocks, 3 digs

Conference: A 4-1. Overall: A 8-5. Next: Aitkin hosts Ogilvie 7:30 p.m. Thursday.

Little Falls 3, Princeton 0

PRINCETON — Noelle Kurowski posted 11 kills and 10 digs in the Little Falls Flyers 3-0 Granite Ridge Conference win over Princeton Tuesday.

Jennifer Ronning added six kills and five blocks, while Stephanie Wardarski put up 28 set assists.

Princeton 16 16 11

Little Falls 25 25 25

Little Falls statistics

Brooke Finch 1 set assist, 1 ace serve, 1 dig

Emily Suska 1 set assist, 3 ace serves, 6 digs

Jennifer Ronning 6 kills, 2 digs, 5 blocks

Katie Schulte 4 kills, 3 digs, 2 blocks

Kayla Retka 1 kill

Kendra Pohlman 5 kills, 3 ace serves, 9 digs, 1 block

Laura Fregin 2 kills, 1 block

Noelle Kurowski 11 kills, 1 ace serve, 10 digs, 1 block

Sierra Virnig 5 digs

Stephanie Wardarski 2 kills, 28 set assists, 2 ace serves, 6 digs, 2 blocks

Tristen Zimmerman 1 kill, 2 ace serves, 12 digs

Conference: LF 2-4. Overall: LF 5-15. Next: Little Falls hosts Milaca 7:15 p.m. Thursday.

Pine River-Backus 3,

Park Rapids 1

PARK RAPIDS — Brittany Kelley’s 11 kills and four ace serves helped lead the Pine River-Backus Tigers to a 3-1 non-conference win over Park Rapids Tuesday.

Journee Howard added nine kills and 23 set assists for the Tigers, who have won five straight.

Park Rapids 12 25 14 14

Pine River-Backus 25 21 25 25

Pine River-Backus statistics

Journee Howard 2 ace serves, 9 kills, 23 set assists

Meg Stevenson 1 dig

Nicole Arends 4 kills, 2 digs

Kelsey Schwartz 1 ace serve, 3 digs

Liz Downie 2 ace serves, 8 kills, 4 digs

Brittany Kelley 4 ace serves, 11 kills, 1 block, 4 digs

Megan Felthous 5 kills, 1 block, 3 set assists, 3 digs

Lexi Smith 5 digs

Overall: PRB 10-4. Next: Pine River-Backus at Northome-Kelliher 7:30 p.m. Thursday.

Wadena-Deer Creek 3,

New York Mills 0

NEW YORK MILLS — Emily Miron produced 20 kills and 10 blocks for Class 2A’s ninth-ranked Wadena-Deer Creek Wolverines in a 3-0 victory over New York Mills Tuesday.

Halley Mass added four ace serves and seven kills, while Caitlin Volkmann contributed 23 set assists.

New York Mills 13 11 21

Wadena-Deer Creek 25 25 25

Wadena-Deer Creek statistics

Casey Volkmann 3 digs, 1 ace serve

Danyel Post 1 kill, 1 dig, 1 block

Caitlin Volkmann 2 kills, 5 digs, 1 ace serve, 4 blocks, 23 set assists

Melissa Moenkedick 3 kills, 6 blocks

Sarah Craig 3 kills, 5 digs, 4 blocks

Hope Theisen 11 digs, 1 ace serve

Sydney Schissel 4 digs, 1 ace serve

Halley Maas 7 kills, 4 ace serves, 2 blocks, 3 digs

Carrie Nelson 1 dig

Lauren Soroko 1 ace serve

Emily Miron 20 kills, 8 digs, 1 ace serve, 10 blocks

Overall: WDC 10-4. Next: Wadena-Deer Creek at Chanhassen tournament 9 a.m. Saturday.

Lake Region 3,

St. Cloud Christian 2

BAXTER — Bethany Cressman, Marlee Moore, Taylor Snow and Grace Czeczok combined for 49 kills in Lake Region Christians’ marathon 3-2 win over St. Cloud Christian in a MACS match Tuesday.

Moore led the Hornets with 15 kills followed by Cressman’s 13, Snow’s 11 and Czeczok’s 10.

Cressman added nine ace serves and Snow contributed seven.

St. Cloud Christian 25 15 21 25 10

Lake Region 23 25 25 22 15

Lake Region statistics

Marlee Moore 15 kills, 1 block, 3 digs

Bethany Cressman 13 kills, 1 block, 9 ace serves, 8 digs, 2 set assists

Sam Snow 5 kills, 5 ace serves, 6 digs, 14 set assists

Taylor Snow 11 kills, 7 ace serves, 8 digs, 7 set assists

Grace Czeczok 10 kills, 1 ace serve, 9 digs, 7 set assists

Autumn Martin 4 kills, 4 blocks, 9 digs

Molly Grider 10 digs

Emily Cremers 1 kill, 2 digs

Erika House 1 dig

Conference: LRCS 4-3. Overall: LRCS 7-3. Next: Lake Region hosts Fourth Baptist 4 p.m. Friday, LRCS hosts Karlstad 7 p.m. Friday.

Bertha Hewitt 3,

Staples-Motley 0

STAPLES — Kaitlin Spar had five kills and Kelly Pearson added four more in the Staples-Motley Cardinals 3-0 non-conference loss to Bertha-Hewitt Tuesday.

Clair Uhlman and Marilyn Eagletail each contributed 22 digs.

Bertha-Hewitt 25 25 25

Staples-Motley 13 18 10

Staples-Motley statistics

Kelly Pearson 4 kills, 18 digs

Kaitlin Spar 5 kills, 1 block, 18 digs

Ashley Jenniges 12 set assists, 1 ace serve

Claire Uhlman 2 kills, 2 ace serves, 22 digs

Marilyn Eagletail 3 kills, 22 digs

Theresa Odden 3 blocks, 16 digs

Overall: SM 4-8. Next: Staples-Motley at Menahga 7:30 p.m. Thursday.