Volleyball: Cougars nearly shock No. 2 Stewartville
Zumbrota-Mazeppa nearly shocked Class 2A’s second-ranked team, but Stewartville ultimately held off a scrappy Cougars team in a 19-25, 25-18, 25-17, 27-29, 15-8 Hiawatha Valley League victory in Zumbrota.
Z-M’s Carley Henning had a match-high 16 kills, and also finished with four ace serves. Kalli Paukert paced the offense with 44 set assists, and Molly Lawler came up with 33 digs. Breana Haag had 11 kills and 20 digs, and Jamie Warneke added 23 digs in the loss.