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Volleyball: Pequot Lakes takes title in Fergus Falls tournament

The Patriots head into the postseason with a 24-4 record

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Pequot Lakes' Ella Kratochvil tips the ball over the net in the Patriots' victory over Perham on Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2022.
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FERGUS FALLS — Kelsi Martini tallied 49 digs while Maci Martini recorded 34 kills and 34 digs as the Pequot Lakes Patriots took first place at the Fergus Falls Tournament Thursday, Oct. 20.

The Patriots swept Walker-Hackensack-Akeley and Minnewaska in pool play. In bracket play, Pequot Lakes needed three sets to beat Hillcrest Academy and swept Detroit Lakes in the finals.

Abi Martin registered 82 set assists and 22 digs in the tournament.

Pequot Lakes 2, Walker-Hackensack-Akeley 0 (25-13, 25-18)

Pequot Lakes 2, Minnewaska 0 (25-23, 25-16)

Pequot Lakes 2, Hillcrest Academy 1 (22-25, 25-17, 15-4)

Pequot Lakes 2, Detroit Lakes 0 (25-18, 25-18)

Pequot Lakes statistics

Abi Martin 82 set assists, 4 ace serves, 22 digs, 2 kills, 2 blocks

Charlee Sullivan 1 set assists, 1 dig

Joselyn Rinio 17 kills, 4 blocks

Reese Laposky 2 ace serves, 1 kill

Isabel Larson 7 kills, 3 digs, 1 ace serve, 4 blocks

Brea Eckes 1 ace serve, 3 digs

Grace Hoffard 21 kills, 6 digs, 7 blocks, 1 set assist, 1 ace serve

Maci Martini 34 kills, 34 digs, 6 ace serves

Ella Kratochvil 27 kills, 25 digs, 3 ace serves, 1 block

Kelsi Martini 49 digs, 2 ace serves, 1 kill, 7 set assists

Overall: PL 24-4.

Pequot Lakes 3, Perham 1
PEQUOT LAKES — Maci Martini recorded 16 kills, 24 digs and a block as the Pequot Lakes Patriots defeated the Perham Yellowjackets 3-1 Tuesday, Oct. 18.

Martin tallied 40 set assists and 13 digs while Ella Kratchovil finished with 13 kills and 12 digs. Kelsi Martini posted 20 digs and four aces while Joselyn Rinio added 11 kills and two blocks for Pequot Lakes.

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Perham 16 11 29 12

Pequot Lakes 25 25 27 25

Pequot Lakes statistics

Abi Martin 40 set assists, 13 digs, 1 ace

Charlee Sullivan 1 dig

Joselyn Rinio 11 kills, 2 digs, 2 blocks

Macy Jackson 2 digs, 1 ace

Isabel Larson 1 kill, 2 digs, 1 block, 1 set assist

Brea Eckes 7 digs, 1 ace

Grace Hoffard 7 kills, 5 blocks, 3 digs

Maci Martini 16 kills, 24 digs, 1 block

Ella Kratochvil 13 kills, 12 digs, 2 blocks

Kelsi Martini 20 digs, 4 aces, 3 set assists

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The Patriots celebrate teammate Maci Martini (No. 11) after she recorded her 1,000th career kill on Oct. 11.
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