Weather Forecast

Pierz’s T.J. Hoheisel (left) consoled teammate Trent Davis after Moose Lake-Will

2A STATE VOLLEYBALL: Wadena-Deer Creek’s bid to repeat ends in semis


Marshall ended Wadena-Deer Creek’s bid to repeat as Class 2A state champions as the Tigers defeated the Wolverines 3-1 in the semifinals of the Class 2A tournament Friday night at the Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul.

It was the 17th straight win for Marshall, the top-ranked team in 2A and the top-seeded team in the tournament. The Tigers won the consolation championship last year and were champions in 2009.

Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet?

You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us at and we can help you.

Sarah Nelson
Sarah Nelson joined the Brainerd Dispatch in April 2010 and works as a online reporter, content editor and staff writer. She is a world traveler, accused idealist and California native now braving the winters of Central Minnesota. She believes in the power of human resolve and hopes to be part of something that makes history by bringing an end to injustice in the world. Sarah has worked as a criminal background researcher, high school civics teacher, grant writer, and contributing writer with — tackling every issue from global poverty to bio-degradable bicycles. Her favorite thing about living in Minnesota is July. Sarah left the Brainerd Dispatch in April 2014.
(218) 855-5879