The Rhinelander High School girls' volleyball team has had a season of ups and downs for 2014, but began to rally nearing the end the season. The Hodags came back to dominate Northland Pines and Lakeland at the second Great Northern Conference Meet. And continued their streak on Tuesday night when they travelled to Eagle River to challenge the Eagles in the regional quarterfinals.
Rhinelander came out ahead with a 3-1 victory. The Hodags had a steady lead in set one, but the Eagles came right back at the very end to sweep up the first win of the night. Rhinelander was determined and came back to take the next three sets, and the match victory.
Leading the Hodags with kills was Hope Wissbroecker, finishing with 14. Wissbroecker also put up seven blocks. Brianna Gilbert dominated at the net with 16 blocks, and added another nine kills....-->READ MORE