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Photo by Brian Hansel Wadena-Deer Creek's Rachael Carlisle (10) and Kelly DeFoe (6) go for a block against Pelican Rapids Tuesday night. The Wolverines swept the Vikings in three to remain undefeated.

Volleyball team stays perfect

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Volleyball team stays perfect
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Brittney Noon had a 16-kill night Tuesday as the Wadena-Deer Creek Wolverines remained unbeaten with a 3-0 sweep of Pelican Rapids.

Kendra Colman's Lady Vikings pushed the undefeated Wolverines in Game 1 before falling 26-24. The Wolverines were in charge in Games 2 and 3 with 25-16 and 25-15 victories.

Courtney Volkmann had a strong game from the serving line connecting on 20 of 21 attempts and scoring six aces.

Mandy Perkins and Kelly DeFoe combined to block 19 shots.

The state-ranked Wolverines head to Sauk Rapids Saturday for a 16-team tournament.

WDC 26-25-25,

Pelican Rapids 24-16-15

Kills- Courtney Volkmann-7, Kelly DeFoe-2, Rachael Carlisle-5, Brittney Noon-16, Rachel Craig-2, Kelsi Crawford-8

Defensive Digs- Courtney Volkmann-3, Avery Jackson-5, Mandy Perkins-12, Caitlin Volkmann-8, Hope Theisen-10

Serving-Courtney Volkmann-20 for 21 with 6 aces, Brittney Noon-7 for 9, Avery Jackson-11 for 12, Mandy Perkins-10 for 12 with an ace, Caitlin Volkmann-10 for 10 with an ace, Hope Theisen-10 for 10

Blocking-Kelly DeFoe-9, Rachael Carlisle-3, Mandy Perkins-10, Courtney Volkmann-6, Kelsi Crawford-2

Setting Assists-Courtney Volkmann-26

WDC 25-25-25,

Staples-Motley 11-8-8

The Wolverines made it three in a row with a sweep of the Cardinals at Staples.

Courtney Volkmann paced the Wolverines with five ace serves, seven kills and 24 assists.

Brittney Noon collected a team-high eight kills to go along with four ace serves and an 16-for-16 serving performance. Hope Theisen was 18-for-18 with four aces.

Rachel Craig and Kelly DeFoe protected the middle with three blocks apiece. Caitlin Volkmann came up with five digs.