Trojans 4-peat Champs

11/13/08 (Thu)

Trojans 4-peat Champs


The Turtle Lake-Mercer Trojans have won the District 10 championship for the fourth year in a row. The Sheridan County Coyotes had the Trojans down 2 games to 1 and had a 13-4 lead before the Trojans decided they wanted their fourth consecutive championship.

The Trojans took the first game 25-22 but dropped the next two 18-25 and 21-25, then won the last two 25-20 and 15-11.

The Trojans play Flasher in the first game of the Region 5 Tournament at Underwood on Nov. 10. Washburn and Wilton-Wing, along with Sheridan County, advance to the Region tournament.

Jenna Bayless, Devon Belisle and Jordyn Sondrol were selected for the All District 10 team. Other members on the team are Washburn: Candy Ankenbauer, Jennifer Wicklander and Joelle Reiser. Sheridan County: Karissa Erdmann. Wilton-Wing: Alex Webster and Lisa Dewing. Underwood: Alix Auck. Garrison: Kim Gienger and Brooke Haugen.

Sondrol and Bayless were selected for the All Tournament team along with Morgan Zinke for the Trojans. Other team members are Sheridan County: Jasmine Massingill and Karissa Erdmann. Underwood: Samantha Krueger and Alexis Longtin. Wilton-Wing: Alana Smith and Alex Webster. Washburn: Jennifer Wicklander.

Coach of the Year for District 10 went to Stephanie Williams of Washburn. Alex Webster of Wilton was selected Senior Player of the year for District 10.