Volleyball: Wingers split at Cotter tourney


Red Wing had mixed results on Saturday when it traveled to Winona Cotter for a tournament, going 2-2 on the day.

The Wingers started the day strong with a win over La Crescent, 25-19 and 25-20. A loss to Lewiston-Altura followed, however. Red Wing dropped its first set 25-18, won the second 25-22 and fell in the third 15-9.

Red Wing bounced back with a 25-18, 25-17 win against Lanesboro but then lost to Cotter, 25-20, 25-16 to close out the tournament.

Elle Thorson and Eva Hutter led the Wingers with 21 kills apiece throughout the tournament, while Macy Koester had 72 assists, Dani Deming defended with 61 digs, and Abi Deming had seven blocks.

Red Wing, 3-4 (0-2 Big Nine), travels to Mankato West on Tuesday.