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Girls Volleyball

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Team History

The Volleyball team got its start in 1986. Since that time they have won 4 Conference Championships (2 consecutive championships in 2014 and 2015) and have had 39 players named All-Conference players. In 2015, Abby Thor was named All State player and Ms. Bader Player of the Year Finalist. In 2017, the NLA Varsity Volleyball team went to state for the first time, grabbing 5th place.

2017-18 Varsity Standings:
20-14 Overall | 8-1 Conference
5th place in State

Varsity Head Coach:
Wally Bomgren

Class A
Section 4

Athletic Director:

Jed Moseman
Athletic Director

Trophy Case

2017 5th Place State Tournament

2017 Section Champions

2015 MCAA Conference Champions

2014 MCAA Conference Champions

2001 Conference Tournament Champions

1998 Conference Tournament Champions

1996 MCAA Conference Champions

Total All Conference 1st Team Athletes: 51

Total All Conference 2nd Team Athletes: 2

Total Honorable Mention Athletes: 40


Ms. Baden Player of the Year: Abby Thor (2015-16)

All State 1st Team Athletes: Abby Thor (2015-16)

All State Honorable Mention: Kara Stenerson (2015-16)

All State Academic Athlete: Abby Gorter (2015-16), Abby Thor (2015-16)


Dani Miller ’17 – University of Wisconsin River Falls

Hannah Nelson ’17 – University of Northwestern St Paul

Abby Thor ’16 – University of Minnesota Duluth

Kara Stenerson ’16 – Stout

Maddie Stocker ’15 – Grace University

Andrea Wallert ’09 – Bethel

Ashleigh Straus ’06 – Malone

Lauren Darrell ’04 – Bethel

Tiffany Graham ’02 – University of Minnesota Mankato

Bethany Woelffer ’99 – Huntington College







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