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NLS falls in first round of state volleyball tournament

ST. PAUL - The fourth-seeded New London-Spicer Wildcats fell to Hibbing 28-26, 16-25, 22-25, 25-21, 15-11 in the quarterfinals of the Class AA State Volleyball Tournament Thursday at Xcel Energy Center.

NLS (32-2) will now play Wadena-Deer Creek (28-5) in the consolation semifinals Friday at 5 p.m.

Hibbing 3, NL-Spicer 2

Hibbing 28 16 22 25 15

NLS 26 25 25 21 11

(Key: good-attempts-aces)

Hibbing

Serving: Laicee Grahek 19-19-4, Taylor Varichak 18-20-0, Ebony Gray 16-17-0, Kate Lange 14-17-2, Courtney Wirtanen 22-22-1, Gabby Jola 10-10-0 ... Setting: Grahek 2-2-2, Varichak 3-3-0, Dory Johnson 6-7-2, Gray 5-5-0, Lange 36-36-11, Wirtanen 114-114-33, Jola 16-16-6, Morgan Anderson 6-6-0 ... Hitting: Grahek 36-40-16, Varichak 17-19-2, Johnson 1-2-0, Gray 12-16-2, Lange 77-87-32, Wirtanen 20-23-5, Anderson 3-3-0 ... Blocking (aces): Grahek 1, Varichak 1, Johnson 1, Gray 2, Lange 2, Wirtanen 1 ... Digs: Grahek 32, Varichak 9, Gray 8, Lange 12, Wirtanen 15, Jola 11, Anderson 1

New London-Spicer

Serving: Taylor Thompsen 8-11-0, Jenna Moritz 21-21-1, Justine Dammermann 22-22-2, Cassie Ziemer 18-18-2, Karsee Knutson 15-15-1, Karli Wendlandt 21-22-2 ... Setting: Hannah Setterberg 5-5-1, Thompsen 9-9-2, Moritz 4-4-0, Dammermann 134-134-45, Ziemer 6-6-3, Alanna Dietz 4-4-1, Knutson 21-21-5, Wendlandt 7-7-1 ... Hitting: Setterberg 1-1-0, Thompsen 50-61-25, Moritz 1-1-0, Dammermann 19-21-5, Ziemer 24-34-8, Dietz 15-16-8, Knutson 16-17-4, Wendlandt 38-50-14 ... Blocking (aces): Ziemer 2, Knutson 1, Wendlandt 1 ... Digs: Setterberg 6, Thompsen 14, Moritz 10, Dammermann 15, Ziemer 22, Dietz 3, Knutson 10, Wendlandt 15

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