St. Ansgar fought through a five-set match for a victory over Northwood-Kensett (5-15), 25-21, 18-25, 25-22, 18-25, 15-2. After the win, the Saints move to a 7-8 overall season record.
Junior Jadyn Anderson highlighted the night with a double-double performance for 15 kills and 15 digs. Senior Kristen Hemann was next in line for the most kills with 12. Junior setter Tanyon Schutjer racked up 45 assists and junior Hannah Groth led the back line with 18 digs. Freshman Brooklyn Hackbart and senior Elizabeth Jenkins controlled the defensive front with six and five total blocks respectively.
The Saints played Nashua-Plainfield on Thursday and Newman Catholic on Tuesday, but results were not available for before press. They will compete in the Mason City tournament on Saturday, October 7.