Carlton senior Abby Mickle had seven kills and twin sister Brynne Mickle had 27 set assists in a 25-13, 25-14, 25-6 win Tuesday, Sept. 3, at Cloquet.
Cloquet stayed with the Bulldogs early, taking an early 9-8 lead in the first set. Carlton rallied, however, and won 17 of the next 21 points and dominated the final two sets.
Seniors Tayler Nelson, Alaina Bennett and Ava Grondahl each had six kills for the Bulldogs.
Senior Lucy Sinkkonen had five kills and two blocks to pace Cloquet.
Carlton (3-0) is next scheduled to host Silver Bay on Thursday, Sept. 5, at 7 p.m.
Cloquet (0-3) will next travel to Eveleth-Gilbert for a game Thursday, Sept. 5, at 7 p.m.
Carlton def. Cloquet 25-13, 25-14, 25-6 — Carl: Abby Mickle 7K; Tayler Nelson 6K; Alaina Bennett 6K; Ava Grondahl 6K; Sam Matarelli 5K; Brynne Mickle 27SA. Cloq: Elli Willoughby 19D; Brenna McClarey 6K; Lucy Sinkkonen 5K, 2B; Emerson Rock 12SA, 9D.