Pierz 17s JO volleyball takes first in home tourney

The Pierz 17s Junior Olympic (JO) volleyball team took first place in the Gold Division at the Pierz tournament held March 4. The Pierz team defeated Brainerd and Big Lake on its way to the first place championship. Pictured are front row (from left): Brook Brausen, Miranda Woitalla and Tiara Hopkins. Back row: Coach Brian Klein, Michaela Rocheleau, Anna Welle, Kailee Monson, Katie Kowalzek and Coach Lisa Kurtz.