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.