Holmen’s Schmidt, Knutson sign letters of intent

Holmen’s Mara Schmidt and Troy Knutson signed official letters of intent Wednesday afternoon inside Holmen High School.

Schmidt signed to play Division I beach volleyball at the University of Southern Mississippi. Schmidt registered 270 kills this fall season and helped lead Holmen Volleyball to its first-ever State appearance.

Knutson signed to play baseball at UW-Stevens Point. Knutson is a top returning pitcher for Holmen this spring, throwing an upper 80s fastball with a curveball and changeup.