SHS volleyball team sweeps ProctorSuperior girls golf team fifth at HON meet; tennis team blanked by Hermantown
The Superior High School volleyball team defeated Proctor 3-0 (25-14, 25-9, 25-15) Thursday night in the SHS gym.
For the Spartans, Nicole Sorensen had 10 set assists and four ace serves; Jessica Lindstrom had eight kills, three ace serves and four blocks; Jessie Pluntz had seven ace serves; Taylor Nelson had two ace serves and four blocks.
Proctor’s Kylie Hommerding had nine set assists and 11 digs.
The Spartans are at Duluth East at 7 p.m. today and host Rice Lake at 7 p.m. Thursday.
Hayward won its fifth straight Heart O’ North Conference girls golf championship Wednesday afternoon at Cumberland.
The Hurricanes narrowly defeated Spooner in team play, 367-372. Northwestern finished third with a score of 385, and Superior took fifth with 438.
Samantha Aune led Superior with a 97. Hailey Gronquist was next at 109, Amanda Hinaus carded a 111; and Allie Shober finished at 121.
Aune earned 33 points in the conference, finishing in 14th place; Hinaus finished in 20th place; and Shober was 23rd.
Spartan highlights were Hinaus sinking a 20-foot putt for par on No. 17; Shober making a putt from the fringe for par on No. 4 and then getting a birdie on No. 18; Gronquist making par on No. 4; and Aune sinking a 30-foot putt on No. 18 for par.
In previous action, the Spartans lost to Hayward 199-206.
Shober led the way with a season-best score of 49. Following were Aune and Hinaus with 50s; and Gronquist, 57.
Superior will play in the WIAA regional tournament at 9 a.m. Wednesday at New Richmond.
Heart O’North Conference Meet
At Cumberland Golf Course
1. Hayward, 367; 2. Spooner, 372; 3. Northwestern, 385; 4. Ladysmith, 402; 5. Superior, 438; 6. Cumberland, 445; 7. Luck-Unity, 452.
NOTE: Chetek and Barron did not have enough players to register a team score.
Medalist — Larissa Schmock, Spooner, 80.
Haley Seifert, Ladysmith; Schmock; Molly Lattery, Northwestern; Emily Anderson, Cumberland; Lauren Tremblay, Hayward; Dani Dewitt, Spooner; Ashley Hansen, Hayward; Kayla Bowen, Hayward; Karia Severude, Barron; Taylor Hoesley, Chetek.
The Spartans lost to Hermantown 7-0 Thursday evening at the SHS courts.
Superior had a make-up match at 4 p.m. today at Duluth East. The Spartans will play in the WIAA sub-sectional meet at 9:30 a.m. Monday at New Richmond.
Hermantown 7, Superior 0
Danielle Luke def. Hannah Thul 6-2, 6-1
Madelyn Miller def. Emma Buckley 6-1, 6-2
Stephanie Collins def. Hannah Isabella 7-5, 3-6 (12-10)
Megan Chafey def. Monica Soland 7-5, 6-4.
Anna Van Deelen-Mariah Ruhanen def. Allie Thul-Harmony Clarke 6-2, 6-1
Bailey O’Connell-Becca Henningsen def. Sydney Clikeman-Gabbie Hals 6-0, 6-2
Maddy Bremel-Molly Eng def. Hailey Anderson-Sarah Urban 6-4, 4-6 (10-6).