When and Where: Oct. 13 at St. Croix Falls
Outcome: St. Croix Falls 3, Hayward 0
Summary: St. Croix Falls made in eight wins in a row in their first season in the Heart O’North conference with a straight set win over Hayward. Scores of the sets were 25-9, 25-12 and 25-14.
Stat Leaders: Emily McCurdy; 2 kills, 3 digs. Kelsey Cooper; 9 kills, 2 blocks; Lucy Belisle: 2 kills. Sydnei Larson; 7 digs. Lucia Neuman; 19 assists. Olivia Miron; 2 kills, 3 blocks, 4 aces. Kaylee Miron; 2 kills, 6 digs. Kylie Broton; 8 kills, 3 blocks. Lauren Hoverman; 2 kills. Camryn Hanson; 4 assists, 2 digs.
When and Where: October 15th at Chetek
Outcome: St. Croix Falls 3, Chetek-Weyerhaeuser 0
Summary: St. Croix Falls claimed the Heart O’North volleyball title with a straight set win over Chetek-Weyerhaeuser by scores of 25-13, 25-21 and 25-17.
Comments: “Heart of the North Conference Champions,” St. Croix Falls Coach Alyssa Notermann remarked. “Unfortunately we have one player, Kayla Sheehan, out for the rest of the season with an injury. The rest of the team is healthy and we are looking forward to beginning playoffs next week.”
Stat Leaders: Emily McCurdy; 11 kills, 11 digs. Kelsey Cooper; 10 kills. Lucia Neuman; 26 assists, 2 kills, 7 digs, 4 aces. Olivia Miron; 5 kills, 2 blocks, 2 aces. Kaylee Miron; 13 digs, 2 aces. Kylie Broton; 7 kills, 4 blocks, 7 digs. Sydnei Larson; 13 digs.
Comments: “We have a fantastic group of girls that have so much fun together and love to challenge each other,” Notermann said. “We work hard in practice and go for every ball just like in our games which makes every player better. Every person on this team is a terrific athlete and together we have potential to do well in playoffs.”
Upcoming: The Saints have been assigned to the D-2 bracket this year and will open WIAA Regional play on Oct. 22nd against the winner of the game between Prescott and Ellsworth. SCF earned the 2-seed for the Regional tournament.