Sections

Weather Forecast

Close
Advertisement

AREA VOLLEYBALL: Palmer, Patriots sweep Staples-Motley

Email

STAPLES — Abby Palmer served up eight aces and added 11 kills as Pequot Lakes swept Staples Motley in a Mid-State Conference matchup Thursday.

Advertisement

Ashley Abear added 11 digs for the Patriots while Katie White also notched 11 digs along with four digs and three kills for Pequot.

Ashley Jenniges and Theresa Odden led the way for the Cardinals with 13 set assists each.

Staples-Motley 18 11 16

Pequot Lakes 25 25 25

Pequot Lakes statistics

Brittny Bzdok 1 kill

Jessica Kreitz 1 block

Emma Clement 7 digs

Nicole Traut 3 kills

Abby Palmer 7 digs, 3 blocks, 8 ace serves, 11 kills

Kristin Rettkowski 1 kill, 2 blocks

Sabrina Aldin 10 set assists

Jessica Nies 1 set assist, 1 dig

Katie White 11 set assists, 4 digs, 3 kills

Kayla Miller 2 set assists, 5 digs, 7 kills, 3 blocks

Rosie Mitchell 3 set assists, 2 blocks, 4 ace serves, 1 kill, 2 digs

Ashley Abear 11 digs

Morgan Lohmiller 2 set assists

Conference: PL 1-1. Overall: PL 9-4. Next: Pierz at Pequot Lakes 7:15 p.m. Tuesday.

Staples-Motley statistics

Kelly Pearson 6 kills, 3 ace serves, 1 dig

Kaitlin Spar 5 kills, 4 digs

Ashley Jenniges 13 set assists

Theresa Odden 13 set assists

Conference: S-M 2-1. Overall: S-M 4-7. Next: Bertha-Hewitt at Staples-Motley 7:30 p.m. Tuesday.

Pierz 3, Kimball 1

KIMBALL — Brook Brausen notched nine digs and 13 set assists to go with an ace serve as Pierz downed Kimball 3-1 in Thursday’s Central Minnesota Conference matchup.

Jessica Hawks added two ace serves, six digs and 19 set assists and Bridget Bednar led the Pioneers in kills with 14.

Kimball 15 25 24 25

Pierz 25 23 26 25

Pierz statistics

Miranda Woitalla 3 digs

Jessica Hawks 6 digs, 19 set assists, 2 ace serves

Elizabeth Tomala 1 dig

Brook Brausen 9 digs, 13 set assists, 1 kill, 1 ace serve

Bridget Bednar 11 digs, 1 set assists, 14 kills, 3 blocks

Megan Boser 1 dig, 2 kills

Tiara Hopkins 10 digs, 8 kills, 2 ace serves

Anna Welle 5 digs, 2 set assists, 10 kills, 2 ace serves

Kailee Monson 5 digs, 1 set assist, 8 digs

Alyssa Boser 1 dig, 1 set assist, 4 kills, 2 ace serves, 1 block

Kayla Carter 1 block

Michaela Rocheleau 1 dig, 2 set assists, 1 kill

Conference: Prz 3-0. Overall: Prz 8-2. Next: Pierz at Pequot Lakes 7:15 p.m. Tuesday.

Pillager 3, Menahga 2

PILLAGER — Katie Gillson and Amber Posner each tallied 11 kills, and Kelly Mast collected 32 set assists for Pillager in a five-game win over Menahga in a Park Region Conference game Thursday.

On the defensive side, Carly Bell scooped out 30 digs and Posner knocked back three blocks.

Menahga 25 21 25 14 15

Pillager 18 25 13 25 17

Pillager statistics

Jesslynn Johnson 1 dig

Kelly Mast 1 kill, 32 set assists, 7 digs,

Madison Uselman 7 kills, 3 digs, 1 block, 1 ace serve

Lacy Hiltner 6 kills, 14 digs

Katie Gillson 11 kills, 2 digs, 1 block

Autumn Borders 4 kills, 10 digs

Amber Posner 11 kills, 2 digs, 3 blocks

Carly Bell 3 kills, 30 digs, 4 ace serves

Zoe Loucks 1 kills, 1 digs

Conference: P 1-1. Overall: P 4-7. Next: Pillager at Sebeka 7:30 p.m. Thursday.

Pine River-Backus 3, Cass Lake-Bena 0

PINE RIVER — Megan Felthous tallied 13 kills, along with three blocks, as Pine River-Backus upended Cass Lake-Bena 3-0 in a Northland Conference match Thursday night.

Journee Howard chipped in 27 set assists for the Tigers.

Cass Lake-Bena 17 16 10

Pine River-Backus 25 25 25

Pine River-Backus statistics

Journee Howard 6 kills, 1 ace serve, 27 set assists, 1 block, 2 digs

Nicole Arends 1 kill, 1 dig

Allison Holm 2 kills

Kelsey Schwartz 1 ace serve, 1 set assist

Liz Downie 2 kills, 3 ace serves, 1 block, 1 dig

Brittany Kelley 11 kills, 1 block

Kayla Adkins 1 kill

Callie Tilbury 1 ace serve

Carlee Staples 1 kill

Megan Felthous 13 kills, 1 ace serve, 2 set assists 3 blocks, 4 digs

Conference: PRB 2-1. Overall: PRB 8-4. Next: Pine River-Backus at Swanville 7:30 p.m. Monday.

Wadena-Deer Creek 3, Park Rapids 0

PARK RAPIDS — Emily Miron pounded out 14 kills and Heather Theisen tallied 28 set assists, to lead Class 2A’s eighth-ranked Wadena-Deer Creek Wolverines to a 3-0 sweep against Park Rapids in a Mid-State Conference match Thursday.

Hope Theisen scooped out 13 digs and Miron collected six blocks for the Wolverines.

Park Rapids 8 8 7

Wadena-Deer Creek 25 25 25

Wadena-Deer Creek statistics

Caitlin Volkmann 5 kills, 10 digs, 1 block, 1 ace serve

Melissa Moenkedick 1 kill, 3 blocks

Sarah Craig 2 digs, 2 set assists

Hope Theisen 13 digs, 1 kill

Sydney Schissel 6 digs, 1 ace serve

Halley Maas 6 kills, 4 digs, 1 block, 2 ace serves

Heather Theisen 4 dig, 1 ace serve, 28 set assists

Emily Miron 14 kills, 3 digs, 6 blocks

Carrie Nelson 2 kills, 1 dig

Conference: WDC 3-0. Overall: WDC 7-1. Next: Wadena-Deer Creek at Burnsville tournament Friday.

Detroit Lakes 3, Crosby-Ironton 0

CROSBY — Bailey Swensen totaled 16 set assists and seven digs as Crosby-Ironton was swept by Detroit Lakes in Thursday’s Mid-State Conference matchup.

Detroit Lakes 25 25 25

Crosby-Ironton 14 11 17

Crosby-Ironton statistics

Mariah Melenich 3 kills, 1 set assist, 6 digs

Shania Johnson 3 kills, 1 set assist, 6 digs

Sam Anderson 1 kill, 2 digs

Hallie Schmidt 3 ace serves, 9 kills, 8 digs

Bailey Swensen 1 kill, 16 set assists, 7 digs

Lisa Knutson 3 kills, 1 set assist, 2 digs, 2 blocks

Kerra Grittner 6 digs

Conference: C-I 0-2. Overall: C-I 2-12. Next: Crosby-Ironton at Aitkin 7:15 p.m..

Zimmerman 3, Little Falls 0

LITTLE FALLS — Kendra Pohlman contributed nine kills and Stephanie Wardarski had 30 set assists in the Little Falls Flyers’ 3-0 loss to Zimmerman in Thursday’s Granite Ridge Conference match.

Zimmerman 25 25 26

Little Falls 21 19 24

Little Falls statistics

Emily Suska 3 digs

Jennifer Ronning 6 kills, 4 ace serves, 5 digs

Katie Schulte 5 kills, 1 set assist, 6 digs, 3.5 blocks

Kendra Pohlman 9 kills 9 digs, 1.5 blocks

Laura Fregin 5 kills, 2 digs

Noelle Kurowski 6 kills, 2 ace serves, 7 digs

Sierra Virnig 9 digs

Stephanie Wardarski 1 kill, 30 set assists, 1 ace serve, 9 digs

Tristen Zimmerman 1 ace serve, 2 digs

Conference: LF 1-4. Overall: LF 4-15. Next: Little Falls at Princeton 7:15 p.m. Tuesday.

Henning 3, Verndale 0

VERNDALE — Teresa Moenkedick notched 15 kills, 27 digs, and six blocks as Verndale fell to Park Region Conference leader Henning 3-0 in a PRC match Thursday.

Sarah Moenkedick added 21 set assists and 11 digs while Elyssa Kern added an ace serve, five digs and 16 set assists for the Pirates.

Henning 25 25 26

Verndale 18 18 24

Verndale statistics

Shania Glenz 12 kills, 11 digs, 3 blocks

Teresa Moenkedick 15 kills, 1 set assist, 27 digs, 6 blocks

Sarah Moenkedick 21 set assists, 11 digs

Jordyn Glenz 1 ace serve, 9 kills, 15 digs, 3 blocks

Elyssa Kern 1 ace serve, 16 set assists, 5 digs

Krista Dailey 5 kills, 2 digs, 2 blocks

Miranda Dougherty 2 kills, 1 set assist, 1 dig, 1 block

Jessica Wright 9 digs

Conference: V 1-2. Overall: V 5-3. Next: Verndale at Ulen-Hitterdal tournament 9 a.m. Saturday.

Advertisement
Denton (Denny) Newman Jr.
I've worked at the Brainerd Dispatch with various duties since Dec. 7, 1983. Starting off as an Ad Designer and currently Director of Audience Development. The Dispatch has been an interesting and challenging place to work. I'm fortunate to have made many friends, both co-workers and customers.
(218) 855-5889
Advertisement
Advertisement