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PHOTOS: NLS defeats HLWW, Thursday, Sept. 8, 2022

NLS won over Howard Lake-Waverly-Winsted in five sets.

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Wildcats senior outside hitter Avery Rich smiles during a match against the HLWW Lakers on Thursday, Sept. 8, 2022, at New London-Spicer High School.
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New London — The Wildcats fought all the way to the end en route to making a 3-2 comeback victory over the Howard Lake-Waverly-Winsted Lakers on Thursday evening.

Four players recorded double-digits in kills. NLS senior middle blocker Ellary Peterson led with 17 kills.

Four players tallied at least 10 digs. Wildcats junior setter/right-side hitter Kendra Gerhardson and sophomore outside hitter Grace Truscinski tied for a team-high 15 digs.

Here are 10 photos from the match:

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Wildcats middle blocker Ellary Peterson blocks the ball during a match against the HLWW Lakers on Thursday, Sept. 8, 2022, at New London-Spicer High School.
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Wildcats senior right-side hitter Miller Holland (center) celebrates on the bench during a match against the HLWW Lakers on Thursday, Sept. 8, 2022, at New London-Spicer High School.
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Wildcats junior right-side hitter Bree Mages and senior middle blocker Ellary Peterson jump up for a block during a match against the HLWW Lakers on Thursday, Sept. 8, 2022, at New London-Spicer High School.
Michael Lyne / West Central Tribune
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Wildcats sophomore libero Dakota Rich smiles with senior right-side hitter Kaylee Thorson before a match against the HLWW Lakers on Thursday, Sept. 8, 2022, at New London-Spicer High School.
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Wildcats junior setter/right-side hitter Kendra Gerhardson saves the ball from going out of play during a match against the HLWW Lakers on Thursday, Sept. 8, 2022, at New London-Spicer High School.
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Wildcats senior middle blocker Katelynn Tortorella (center) celebrates on the bench during a match against the HLWW Lakers on Thursday, Sept. 8, 2022, at New London-Spicer High School.
Michael Lyne / West Central Tribune
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Wildcats junior setter Ava Hauer sets the ball in the air during a match against the HLWW Lakers on Thursday, Sept. 8, 2022, at New London-Spicer High School.
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Wildcats sophomore outside hitter Grace Truscinski smiles during a match against the HLWW Lakers on Thursday, Sept. 8, 2022, at New London-Spicer High School.
Michael Lyne / West Central Tribune
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Wildcats senior outside hitter Avery Rich hits the ball during a match against the HLWW Lakers on Thursday, Sept. 8, 2022, at New London-Spicer High School.
Michael Lyne / West Central Tribune
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Wildcats sophomore middle blocker Ava Carlson smiles while talking with teammates during a match against the HLWW Lakers on Thursday, Sept. 8, 2022, at New London-Spicer High School.
Michael Lyne / West Central Tribune

Michael Lyne joined the West Central Tribune as a sports reporter in May 2022, following his graduation from the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities, where he graduated with a bachelors degree in journalism and a minor degree in Spanish studies.

You may reach Michael at mlyne@wctrib.com, or by calling (320) 214-4345.
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