Rockets win bronze title in PerhamPublished 9:44am Monday, October 7, 2013
PERHAM — After a rough start in pool play, the Underwood volleyball team was able to win the bronze division at the Perham Invitational Saturday.
The Rockets dropped two opening games to Dilworth-Glyndon-Felton (25-13, 26-24) and Thief River Falls (25-13, 25-17), before winning its final pool play match 25-16, 25-21 over Warroad.
Underwood would use the momentum to defeat Parkers Prairie (25-15, 25-16) and Wadena-Deer Creek (22-25, 25-19, 15-7) for the bronze title.
Kaitlyn Holen recorded 40 kills and 40 digs in the tournament, while teammate Sara Thieschafer was a perfect 32-for-32 from the service line with four aces.
The Rockets will now host the Ashby Arrows for a 7:30 p.m. Tuesday Little Eight Conference match.