DULUTH -- Avery Eckman finished with 44 kills, 43 digs and six ace serves as Brainerd finished 3-2 in the Duluth Invite Saturday, Sept. 21.

Brainerd dispatched Duluth East and Deer River 2-0 and battled Grand Rapids to a 2-1 victory in pool play.

The Warriors fell to Forest Lake 2-1 and then to Grand Rapids 2-0.

Abbi Bohlen added 52 set assists and Delaney Schaeffer added 27 kills and 13 blocks.



Brainerd def Duluth East 25-14, 25-15

Brainerd def Deer River 25-17, 25-7

Brainerd def Grand Rapids 25-14, 11-25, 15-10

Forest Lake def. Brainerd 25-15, 21-25, 15-9

Grand Rapids def. Brainerd 25-20, 26-24



Brainerd statistics

Grace Peabody 38 set assists

Madison Genz 14 kills

Abbi Bohlen 52 set assists

Avery Eckman 44 kills, 43 digs, 6 ace serves

Grace Rivard 35 digs

Karlie Anderson 12 blocks

Delaney Schaeffer 27 kills, 13 blocks

Overall: Brd 11-5. Next: Brainerd hosts Rocori 7 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 24.