Volleyball team rated 9th in Class A

The WEM volleyball team has opened up its 2017 season winning two of their first three matches. All the matches were nonconference events. They defeated Triton in straight sets, were defeated by Kenyon-Wanamingo in straight sets, and downed Waseca in straight sets. WEM (2-1 overall) is currently rated 9th in Class A. Defending State Champion and Section 2A foe Mayer Lutheran is rated No. 1. Faribault BA, WEM's Thursday, Sept. 7 opponents, were rated 4th.