Hawkettes advance to district final

Blue Hill's Kenzie Hubl digs the ball in the fourth set against
St. Cecilia in the Class C2-8 subdistrict final Tuesday night in

MINDEN — The St. Cecilia Hawkettes were crowned the Class C-2 Subdistrict 8 champions with their victory Tuesday over Blue Hill. 

The Hawkettes (24-8) won in four sets, 25-17, 25-14, 18-25, 25-17 to move onto district play Friday against Sutton (19-11), which beat Superior in the Class C-2 Subdistrict 7 championship Monday. 

St. Cecilia came out on fire early in the first two sets. Leading 11-10 in the opening set, the Hawkettes reeled off nine straight points to take a commanding 20-10 lead. STC was paced by Morgan Nikkila (22 kills) and Lil Sheehy (17 kills) in the match. Nikkila had seven kills in the first match to help her team go up 1-0. 

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