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Wissbroecker to Play Volleyball at UMDSubmitted: 05/17/2013
Story By Marisa Silvas


RHINELANDER - Only a few more weeks till school is out for summer and seniors are busy finalizing their plans for college. A Hodag volleyball star is heading to Minnesota.

Taylor Wissbroecker made it official today. She'll be playing women's volleyball for the University of Minnesota at Duluth.

Wissbroecker signed her National Letter of Intent this morning at Rhinelander High School.

She was the 2012 Great Northern Conference player of the year and led the conference in both kills and blocks. Wissbroecker visited the campus in Duluth in March and made a verbal commitment and she's confident she made the right choice.




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