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Detroit Lakes’ Sophie Wood makes a diving effort to save a ball against Alexandria Tuesday. Brian Basham/DL NEWSPAPERS

Volleyball: Detroit Lakes team pushes Cardinals, but fall in end

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A couple of sluggish starts led to a pair of strong comebacks by the No. 5 Detroit Lakes volleyball team against top-seeded Alexandria, but it was not enough, as the Cardinals ended the Lakers’ season with a 3-0 win Tuesday.


The Lakers had to battle back from deficits of 8-2 in the first set and 7-3 in the second, but they did just that by forcing the Cardinals to rally themselves at the end of each game.

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Brian Wierima
Detroit Lakes Newspapers Sports Editor for the last 15 years. St. Cloud State University graduate, who hails from Deer Creek, MN.