Fosston Volleyball is Heading Back to the State Tournament


WITH AJ FELDMAN.>>AJ: IN THE EARLY 2000’S, FOSSTON VOLLEYBALL WAS A DYNASTY, MAKING IT TO THE STATE CHAMPIONSHIP GAME 4 TIMES IN FIVE YEARS AND WINNING IT THREE TIMES. BUT SINCE 2004, THE GREYHOUNDS HAVE JUST BEEN SPECTATORS AT THE STATE TOURNAMENT, BUT THAT’S CHANGING THIS WEEK AS FOSSTON IS HEADED DOWN TO ST. PAUL TO TRY AND MAKE SOME NOISE.>>AS THE FOSSTON VOLLEYBALL TEAM BEGAN THE SEASON, THEY KNEW THAT THIS YEAR’S TEAM MIGHT BE THE ONE TO END THE DROUGHT AND MAKE IT BACK TO THE STATE TOURNAMENT.>>THESE GIRLS THAT I’VE PLAYED WITH SINCE I WAS YOUNG WAS GOING TO BE OUR DREAM TEAM, AND WE WERE SO EXCITED TO PLAY WITH THEM. WE’VE BEEN PLAYING WITH THEM SINCE WE WERE SO YOUNG.>>THEY MADE IT THERE WITH A DOMINATING PERFORMANCE IN THE SECTION GAME, SWEEPING THE CHAMPS.>>IT’S GOOD TO SEE THE GIRLS HAVE A BIG PLAYOFF RUN AND GO AFTER IT. DEFINITELY OVER CAME SOME NERVES TO PLAY THEIR BEST GAME.>>IT’S A WELL BALANCED TEAM THAT HAS THREE SENIORS AND FIVE JUNIORS.>>VERY GOOD BLOCKERS ON OUR TEAM AND SERVING. WE HAVE A LOT OF A SERVERS ON OUR TEAM AS WELL.>>OFFENSIVELY, A DIVERSE ATTACK WITH FIVE PLAYERS WITH 100 KILLS THIS YEAR AND 2 TOTALING OVER 200.>>A LOT OF GREAT HITTERS, AND WE’VE KNOWN THAT FROM THE START.>>WE CAN UTILIZE A LOT OF PLAYERS FROM THE FRONT ROW.>>THE VOLLEYBALL TEAM HAS BEEN THE TALK OF THE TOWN LATELY, AND WITH THE DISTRICT CANCELING SCHOOL THURSDAY AND FRIDAY, EXPECT A LARGE CONTINGENT MAKING THE TRIP DOWN TO SUPPORT THE TEAM.>>BASICALLY WHAT ALL THE SCHOOL AND TEACHERS ARE TALKING ABOUT, THE BIG GAME ON FRIDAY AND HOW EXCITING WE ARE TO BE ABLE TO GET DOWN THERE. THERE’S A LOT OF PEOPLE GOING DOWN THERE TO WATCH US.>>THE GREYHOUNDS WILL TAKE ON FOURTH CEDAR MOUNTAINS PARK, WHO IS MAKING THEIR FIRST EVER TRIP TO THE STATE TOURNAMENT.>>I THINK THE GIRLS KIND OF TAKE CARE OF BUSINESS ON THEIR SIDE OF THE COURT. I THINK OUR GIRLS CAN DEFINITELY COMPETE DOWN THERE AND DO A NICE JOB, AND THAT’S KIND OF OUR GOAL.

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