2013 Morrison County Record All-Area Volleyball Team: Middle Hitter Bridget Bednar, senior, Pierz No defensive scheme could slow down the power of Bednar, the Morrison County Record Player of the Year, this fall, as the middle hitter overwhelmed even the stingiest of opposing defenses. Bednar planted 404 kills and 78 blocks to go with [...]
For a few years, parents of students at Pierz Healy High have been asking Dave Rocheleau, activities director, whether the school could have a mascot. “This year I was able to find one as we had some extra funds and got it,” said Rocheleau. He said the Student Council had students submit names and then [...]
The Upsala volleyball team members held their annual awards banquet Sunday, Nov. 17. Danica Cheney was named best offensive player, Brooke Westrich was best defensive player, Kristin Wuebkers was the top server and Katlin Welinski was given the most improved award. Awarded all-conference honors were Cheney and Wuebkers. Westrich was honorable mention all-conference. Pictured are [...]
Pierz senior outside hitter Bridget Bednar and junior setter Jessica Hawks will play in the ninth annual North Central Volleyball All-Star Games at Bemidji, Nov. 16.
Section 5A Volleyball: Sixth-ranked Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa holds off Royalton in sub-section finals
By PATRICK SLACK Sports Editor Royalton vs. BBE photo gallery Royalton didn’t come away with the Sub-Section 5A South championship Thursday night in Pierz. But the Royals certainly did come away showing they belonged on the court with one of the top teams in the state, taking a set from sixth-ranked Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa in a 25-14, [...]
By PATRICK SLACK Sports Editor firstname.lastname@example.org Royalton vs. ACGC photo gallery Royalton’s postseason couldn’t have gotten off to a much worse start. Playing in front of a home crowd against a winless opponent in Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City (ACGC), the Royals dropped the first set. Since then, it couldn’t be much better. After bouncing back to take [...]
By PATRICK SLACK Sports Editor email@example.com Pierz vs. Little Falls photo gallery Going into its Sub-Section 6AA North semifinal match, fourth-seeded Pierz knew it faced an uphill climb, squaring off against three-time defending section champion Sauk Centre. The Pioneers didn’t shy from the challenge, giving the Mainstreeters everything they could handle early on before Sauk [...]