Northern Star

Hibbing’s Perunovich is Able to Focus with Early Commitment

Junior Verbally Committed to Play for UMD in Early 2015

Getting an offer to play hockey for the University of Minnesota Duluth was a dream come true for Scott Perunovich.”I’ve wanted to play there since I was a little kid,” Perunovich said of UMD.  “My uncle Doug Torrel played at UMD.  A good friend Davey Johnson also played there.”

Denfeld’s Reinertsen Deals with Change of Scenery

Senior Forward Played at Lakeview Christian Until This Season

As a junior, Eva Reinertsen scored her 1,000th career point for Lakeview Christian Academy, the first Lion girl to reach that milestone.  However, a lack of players forced Lakeview to suspend its program this year, leaving Eva without a team mere weeks before the start of her senior season.

East’s Baker Always There for an Assist

Senior Setter Recently Dished 1,000th Career Assist

While hitters get the glory, setters often go overlooked on the volleyball court.Duluth East volleyball coach Danna Anderson says her setter, Alayna Baker, is a prime example.”She doesn’t get a whole lot of credit for the amount of work that she puts in on the court,” Anderson said. “It’s a pretty thankless position.”

Two Harbors’ Mayfield Re-Writing Record Books

Senior Swimmer Already Holds Two School Records, Has Sights Set on More

Swimming wasn’t the first sport Allie Mayfield tried, however once she was in the pool, it didn’t take Allie long to realize she’d found her sport.”I kinda tried really every sport before i got to swimming,” she said. “Swimming was different from every other sport I tried. I really love being an individual while still being on a team. I like testing my ability.”