Despite the Hancock Owl volleyball team falling to 1-3 on the young season, sophomore Carlee Hanson has stepped up into a huge role on the court this season, Hancock head coach Kortney Ejnik said.

The Owls dropped a 3-1 (25-15, 19-25, 29-27, 25-21) match to Ortonville Thursday, Sept. 12, in Ortonville, and a 3-1 (25-15, 25-18, 23-25, 25-16) loss to Wheaton/Herman-Norcross Tuesday, Sept. 10, in Wheaton.

Read this full story in the Tuesday, Sept. 17 print edition of the Stevens County Times.