Photos by Chad Koenen
The Frazee High School student section was decked out in camo clothing during the Hornets’ game against the Cowgirls last week. 

By Chad Koenen


Frazee fell to 2-11 overall and 0-3 in the Heart O’ Lakes Conference with a 3-0 loss to Class A sixth ranked Breckenridge on Tuesday night. The Hornets fell to a tough Cowgirls team by scores of 25-11, 25-12, 25-6. 

Kaidence Mayfield eyes up a spike during last week’s game against Breckenridge in Frazee.

In addition to their HOL game on Thursday, the Hornets participated in the Barnesville Tournament on Saturday. The Hornets fell to Menahga 2-1 (25-22, 23-25, 15-13), Barnesville 2-0 (25-10, 25-14) and Battle Lake 2-1 (25-23, 22-25, 15-12).

On Sept. 21 the Hornets fell to a scrappy Bertha-Hewitt Bears team in non-conference action by a score of 3-0 (25-10, 25-22, 25-22). 

Harley Kropuenske had a busy night for the Hornets as the senior setter finished with 17 assists, while Elsie Ratz led the way offensively with 5 kills. Annika Reierson did her part to keep the Bears off the scoreboard as she finished with 14 digs.

On Sept. 23, Frazee fell to Section 8AA leading Barnesville by a score of 3-0 (25-9, 25-9, 25-11). The Trojans are currently 15-4 overall and 3-1 in the conference, with their lone conference loss coming to undefeated Breckenridge. 

The Hornets were led offensively by Ratz who finished with 6 kills and Reierson who had 12 digs in the loss. 

Payton Wothe passes the ball to a teammate during last week’s game in Frazee.