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Park volleyball: Wolfpack’s season comes to close with 3-0 loss to Bloomington Kennedy

Jessica Cocchiarella and the Wolfpack suffered a 3-0 loss to Kennedy on Tuesday. Cocchiarella is one of five seniors on the roster. (Bulletin photo by Patrick Johnson)

The Park volleyball team’s season came to a close on Tuesday, Oct. 22, with a 3-0 loss to Bloomington Kennedy in the opening round of the Section 3AAA tournament. Seventh-seeded Kennedy topped 10th-seeded Park 25-19, 25-15, 25-20 in the match in Bloomington. Individual statistics were not made available.

Park, which finished 10-12 overall, improved its record this season for the third year in a row. The Wolfpack went from 2-20 overall in 2011 and 6-18 in in 2012. Bloomington Kennedy (7-20) went on to fall 3-0 (25-8, 25-6, 25-14) to second-seeded Eagan in Eagan on Thursday.

Park loses five seniors from its roster – Samantha Peterson, Mikayla Jones, Jessica Cocchiarella, Brittney Allen and Sydney Lamberty.

—Patrick Johnson

Patrick Johnson
Patrick Johnson has been the South Washington County Bulletin’s sports editor since 2008. He reports on and oversees coverage of high school and amateur sports in south Washington County and Woodbury. Prior to joining the Bulletin, Johnson worked for other Twin Cities suburban newspapers. He is a University of Minnesota graduate.
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