Lakes fall to Purple Hornets in five sets

Photo courtesy of Gail Ongie The Lakes Jamie Hendrickson (1) sets the ball during the first game of a match against the Purple Hornets Tuesday at the Lake Linden-Hubbell Gym.

LAKE LINDEN — The L’Anse Purple Hornets beat the Lake Linden-Hubbell Lakes in five sets Tuesday. The Lakes won the first two sets 25-19 and 25-16 and then L’Anse won the next three, 25-16, 25-17, and 15-8.

Alyssa Burton and McKenna Karenen led the way for the Lakes offensively, as they both had six kills each in the match. McKenzie Lepage, Jocelyn Perala and Mariah Willmer each added five kills.

Perala also picked up 10 aces in the match for the Lakes in their service game.

Jamie Hendrickson had 22 assists in the contest.

Defensively, Kaityln Baccus had 16 digs to lead things for the hosts.