SCHENECTADY, N.Y. -- Union College freshman Julie Moran of Brainerd tied for second on the Dutchwomen volleyball team with 121 kills this season.
Moran played in 115 games for Union, which finished 18-14 overall and received its first invitation to compete in the New York States Collegiate Athletic Association finals since 1996. She had 20 set assists, 46 ace serves, 160 digs, 23 solo blocks and 30 assisted blocks.
Three from Aitkin on all-conference football team
Aitkin's Aaron Johnson, Chad Hasskamp and Dillon Heins have been named to the All-Great River Conference football team.
Gobblers receiving honorable mention were senior Trevor Betley and junior Kyle Bender.
Pequot, PR-B head
North Star football team
Seven players from Pine River-Backus and six from Pequot Lakes head the All-North Star Football Conference football team.
Pine River-Backus selections were Justin Kelley, Josh Brown, Josh Bresnahan, Phil Mongan, Nick Keefe, Justin Schwegel.
Representing Pequot Lakes were Justin Biebighauser, Dan Akerson, Jeremiah Duvall, Leo McSherry, Chase Nelson.
Other members of the team:
Walker-Hackensack-Akeley -- Keith Peterson, Jesse Dennison, Neil Nelson, Tyler Moening.
Cass Lake-Bena -- Mike Vail, Brent Fuller, Kyle Raisch.
Blackduck -- Jason Spencer, Matt Yerbich, Jeff Kay, Blackduck,
Bagley Wade Larson.
Kelliher-Northome Nick Henning, Bill Thayer.
Lake of the Woods -- Brock Anundson, Luke Lein.
Pine River-Backus -- Nick Flier, Adam McCoy, John Furney, Ben Keen.
Pequot Lakes -- Seth Neumann, Rob Biley, Cole Peterson, Mike Jacobs, Eric Miller, Matt Royer, Jobe Goerges, Nick Coulette, Tony Landecker, Mike Schwanke.
Walker-Hackensack-Akeley -- Kevin Peterson, Jamie Kistner, Skylar Thompson, Chris Huston, Eric Watt.
Cass Lake-Bena -- Roman Frige, Jeremy Gagola, Chris Schumaker, Jason Johnson, Cory Harper, Alonzo Raisch, Rick Wuori.
Blackduck -- Frank Wizner, Greg Freyholtz, Ty Moen, Joe McKean, Paul Bechtold.
Lakes of the Woods -- A.J. Anderson, Jared Berg, Leonard Matthias, Weston Dornhecker, Josh Templin.
Kelliher-Northome -- Jerry Hanson.
Bagley -- Tim Mullan, Dustin Derby, Brandon Berg, Brent Wilde
W-DC players lead
Mid-State volleyball team
Five players from champion Wadena-Deer Creek have been named to the All-Mid-State Conference volleyball team.
They include Monica Heltems, Kerby Johnson, Sara Kneisl, Missy Speed and Marissa Browne.
Others on the team included:
Staples-Motley -- Nicole Bender, Rachel Landecker.
Crosby-Ironton -- Abby Brauch.
Detroit Lakes -- Jenny Fern, Beth Schiller, Jackie Kensinger.
Park Rapids -- Missy Tretbar.
Wadena-Deer Creek -- Kate Friedrich, Johanna Tharsen.
Detroit Lakes -- Steph Haverkamp.
Staples-Motley -- Stephanie Rice, Beth Warner.
Park Rapids -- Kelly Wellman, Jessica Schupp.
Chuck Whalen to
speak to boosters
Brainerd Warriors girls' hockey coach Chuck Whalen will speak to the Brainerd Sports Boosters Club noon Thursday at the Moose Lodge.
Swimmer Cori Severson, the Warrior Athlete off the Week, will be honored.
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