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JCC, Luverne, W-WG win Hummel Invite volleyball titles

The tournament, named for longtime high school coach and girls sports pioneer Carolyn Hummel, brought together many teams from the southwest Minnesota area.

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JACKSON — Jackson County Central in the Gold division, Luverne in the Silver division and Westbrook in the Bronze division won championships Saturday in the Carolyn Hummel Invitational Volleyball Tournament in Jackson.

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The tournament, named for longtime high school coach and girls sports pioneer Carolyn Hummel, brought together many teams from the southwest Minnesota area.

Jackson County Central defeated Heron Lake-Okabena/Fulda 20-25, 25-22, 15-9 in the Gold championship match. Luverne bested New Ulm 25-20, 25-19 in the Silver championship match, and Westbrook-Walnut Grove topped Martin County West 25-21, 25-19 in the Bronze championship match.

JCC opened pool play with a 2-1 win over Triton, then defeated New Ulm 2-0 and Murray County Central 2-0. The Huskies opened the Gold bracket with a 2-0 sweep of Windom Area.

HL-O/F had a strong tournament overall, beating Martin County West 25-18 and 25-16, beating Windom Area 25-14 and 26-24, beating W-WG 27-25 and 25-19, and beating Worthington 25-11, 25-17.

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