The Rhinelander High School girls' volleyball team had every reason to stop fighting for the win on Thursday night when they took on the second-seed Mosinee. The Indians quickly jumped off to a 2-0 set win, and needing only one more win to take the match. There were heated momentums of difficult line calls, several missed serves at which point the Hodags could have easily dropped their heads, walked off the court and finished their season. But they didn't. And then what happened next was nothing short of an incredible comeback for Rhinelander in the final three sets.
"We got beat by Mosinee twice this season," said Coach Kathy Wawrynowicz. "And tonight we just fought and fought, and fought."
Leading the team in kills was Brianna Gilbert, tallying 18 in the match. Gilbert also finished with 9 digs and 3 blocks. ...-->READ MORE