Senior captains Shanna Hudgin (18 kills) and Sarah MacAdam (14) combined for 32 kills and classmate Nickie Machacz had 31 assists to lead the eighth-seeded Woolies (16-7) past the fifth-seeded Crusaders (17-5), 25-19, 26-28, 25-22, 21-25, 15-7, in a Division 3 semifinal in Whitinsville. Millbury advances to the final for the first time in school history, where it will play 11th-seeded Millis at noon on Saturday at Hudson High. It is the third straight season the Woolies have met the Mohawks in the district tournament, with Millis ending Millbury's season in the quarterfinals the last two seasons.
Millbury 3, Whitinsville Christian 2
Thursday, Nov. 8, 2012, at Whitinsville
Updated: Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2013, 9:10 a.m.