Willmar volleyball fourth at Pumpkin Classic
MOORHEAD -- The Willmar volleyball team split four matches to place fourth at the Pumpkin Classic over the weekend. Willmar won its two pool play matches over Totino Grace and Wadena-Deer Creek, but the Cardinals lost to Moorhead in the semifinas...
MOORHEAD - The Willmar volleyball team split four matches to place fourth at the Pumpkin Classic over the weekend.
Willmar won its two pool play matches over Totino Grace and Wadena-Deer Creek, but the Cardinals lost to Moorhead in the semifinas, then fell to Roseville in three sets in the third-place match.
Grace Marti led the Cardinal with 26 kills and four solo blocks in the four matches and Carly Wedel finished the tournament with 18 kills, 76 set assists, four ace serves, four blocks and 25 digs.
Sydney Olson had 15 kills and four blocks, and Caitlin Ogdahl had 10 kills, served two aces and had 24 digs.
Willmar def. Totino Grace 25-18, 25-19
Willmar def. Wadena-Deer Creek 25-20, 25-21
Moorhead def. Willmar 25-14, 25-20
Third place match
Roseville def. Willmar 25-20, 23-25, 15-10
How Area Teams Fared
Serving (aces): Lydia Larson 4, Abby Stark 3, Callie Slagter 2, Caitlin Ogdahl 2, Carly Wedel 4, Cambrie Parker 1 ... Set assists: Wedel 76, Stark 7 ... Hitting (kills): Sydney Schnichels 1, Sophie Kobienia 5, Abby Teisinger 6, Sydney Olson 15, Reagan Bos 7, Caitlin Ogdahl 10, Grace Marti 26, Wedel 18, Bailey Olson 9 ... Blocking (aces): Kobienia 1, Teisinger 3, S. Olson 4, Bos 4, Marti 4, Wedel 4, B. Olson 1 ... Digs (20 or more): Stark 40, Slagter 20, Ogdahl 24, Wedel 25, Parker 21
Zach Curry, Tanner Frerichs and Caleb Strong all had a goal and an assist as Alexandria defeated the Willmar WarHawks on Saturday at the Willmar Civic Center.
Former River Lakes goalie Jonathan TerWisscha stopped 31 of 32 shots for Alexandria
Willmar's Sam Voss scored his second goal of the season shorthanded late in the first period on assists from Angelo Perry and Chase VanDeVere.
Alexandria 2 1 1 - 4
Willmar 1 0 0 - 1
FIRST PERIOD - A: Connor Busse (Caleb Strong, Tanner Frerichs) 10:00 sh ... A: Zach Curry (Brandon Connett, Val Popowski) 12:41 ... W: Sam Voss ( Angelo Perry, Chase VanDeVere) 18:54 sh
SECOND PERIOD - A: Frerichs (Popowski, Riley Scanlon) 3:39
THIRD PERIOD - A: Strong (Cody Squillance, Curry) 314:07
GOALIE SAVES/SHOTS - Alexandria: Jonathan TerWisscha 31/32 ... Willmar: Moritz Ertl 35/39
Six different players scored goals as Alexandria thumped the Willmar WarHawks on Friday night in Alexandria.
The Blizzard outshot the WarHawks 51-15.
Willmar 0 0 0 - 0
Alexandria 2 2 2 - 6
FIRST PERIOD - A: Dylan Mattson (Tanner Frerichs) 3:01 ... A: Frerichs (Cole Lehmann, Mattson) 10:47
SECOND PERIOD - A: Riley Scanlon (Val Popowski, Lehmann) 4:34 ... A: Dallas Duckson (Scanlon, Elias Thompson) 15:54
THIRD PERIOD - A: Dylan Giorgio (Carter Rieland, Joe Dokken) 9:07 ... A: Jack Westlund (Dokken) 12:46
GOALIE SAVES/SHOTS - Willmar: Luca Ehrlich 26/30; Jake Sumner 19/21 ... Alexandria: Kyle Hayden 15/15