By Gary Ridderbusch
The Northland Pines volleyball team hosted an eight- team tournament last Saturday, with the Eagles taking third place.
Wabeno finished first and Ashland placed second. Following Pines, L’Anse, Mich., finished fourth, Niagara placed fifth, Wausaukee took sixth, Watersmeet, Mich., was seventh, and Crandon finished eighth.
In the opening round, Northland Pines defeated Watersmeet two straight on scores of 25-18 and 25-8.
“We started the day off right by winning in two against Watersmeet,