Norsemen News · 7th Grade VB Moves On, 8th Grade Eliminated In RRC

Northfield’s 8th grade volleyball team ended it’s season Thursday night with a first round RRC tournament loss to Southwood 19-25, 13-25.  Hannah Holmes, serving in her first game ever, led the team in scoring with 4 points with 1 ace and 1 kill.  Gabby Haupert added 3 points with 2 aces and 3 kills.  Josie Lynn added 2 kills with 1 block and Ava Copeland added 4 assists.  The team ended the season with a record of 9-6.

The 7th Grade Lady Norse volleyball team (16-0) managed a comeback win over a tough Southwood team on Thursday night to advance to the second round of the RRC Tournament.  Southwood won the first set 16-25 but the Norse came back to win in three 25-21, 15-10.  Kirsten Rife led the with 8 service points and 2 assists.  Josie Weaver had 6 kills and 3 service points.  Emma Warnock had 5 service points and 2 digs.  Allie Weaver added 3 service points, 5 assists and 1 dig.  Elli Baker played great defense with 6 digs.  The Norse will battle for the RRC Championship on Saturday at Southwood starting at 9 am.