The Perham Yellowjackets handed Detroit Lakes its second straight loss capturing Tuesday night’s volleyball match in a lengthy fourth set recording the school’s first varsity victory in the new Perham gymnasium.
DL trailed 24-22 in the fourth and fought off five set points before Perham grabbed three straight to win the match 30-28.
Maren Daggett gave the Lakers set point with an ace to go up 27-26, but Perham’s Rachel Muir responded with a kill to tie the score. Both teams exchanged hitting errors to tie the score at 28. Perham went ahead scoring off a Laker block attempt and Stella Raser put the match away with a kill on Muir’s serve.
The Lakers got off to a strong start dominating the first set to a 25-13 victory.
Perham won crucial points at the end of set two to even the match 25-23 and took the third set 25-17.
Teeya Doppler led the Lakers with 21 kills and 10 digs. Anna Cihak also had a double-double of 10 kills and 11 digs. Bre Price had 10 kills; Jocelyn Patnaude recorded nine.
Maren Daggett and Courtnee Ziegler had 29 and 20 set assists, respectively.
Detroit Lakes (1-2) plays at Frazee (1-1) Thursday, Sept. 6 at 7:30 p.m.
Perham 3, Detroit Lakes 1
(13-25, 25-23, 25-17, 30-28)
PER: Allie King 29SA, 1AS, 12D; Laura Alstadt 9K, 1AS, 14D; Gracie DeBoer 8K, 2D; Lily DeBoer 9K, 20SA, 1AS, 2D; Rachel Muer 11K, 16D; Bradlynn Gniffke 9K, 1AS, 6D; Lisa Meader 5AS, 2SA, 24D; Stella Raser 6K, 2D.
DL: Anna Cihak 10K, 11D; Teeya Doppler 21K, 2AS, 10D; Jocelyn Patnaude 9K, 2D; Laura Prussia 2K, 2D; Autumn Kulik 7D; Courtnee Ziegler 1K, 20SA, 7D; Gabby Fredrickson 2K; Breanna Price 10K 3D; Maren Daggett 29SA.