Posted On: 10/20/19 11:31 AM

Sectional playoff brackets are being revealed and there will undoubtedly be some intense competition as we progress through the early rounds. Here is a brief analysis of Section 2 for class A teams and a look at some athletes that will certainly make a big impact.

Play begins on Monday 10/21 with top seeds receiving a bye to the second round, which will take place on Thursday 10/24. Section 2 A favorites include Mayer Lutheran, Waterville-Elysian-Morristown, Minnesota Valley Lutheran, and BOLD.

Mayer Lutheran - The Crusaders have the upper hand in Section 2 A given their hold upon the top ranking in class A, their tradition, the strength of their schedule, and more importantly, the depth of talent they have around the court. As the top seed in the north half of the bracket, they are led by seniors Olivia TjernagelOliviaTjernagel6'2" | OHMayer Lutheran | 2020StateMN and Cladudia Stahlke. These two provide incredible presence and leadership from the middle position with point production offensively and with their length and ability to fill up big space at the net when blocking. Both continue to receive a lot of attention, with Tjernagel a worthy candidate to consider for Ms. Baden Volleyball in Minnesota. Sophomore opposite Lily

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