The Blue “B” team had to fight hard winning in three at 25-23, 18-25, and 25-14. Morgan Appleby and Kayla Minst served well. Madi Bissa showed a lot of hustle and had five kills.
The Gold “A” team played a tough set, but finished with a loss in two, 26-28 and 20-25. Naiela Rios played well earning 3 aces and 3 kills for the night. Olivia Tarsi played a great defensive game covering the court in the back row and putting up a strong block at the net.
The White “C” team started well, played with much effort, but couldn’t pull off the victory and lost their set in three games, 25-20, 19-25, and 20-25. Brooke Meyer served well going on quite the run in the third game. Rose Marie Rensing and Ellie Pickett had 5 kills each and played aggressive defense at the net.
Our next game is against Highland Park at home with the Blue team game starting at 5:00pm followed by the Gold and then White teams. One Heart, One Team, LIONETTES!
The Blue “B” team lost their set in two close games with scores of 24-26 and 18-25. Cora Cao served 12 points and had great sets throughout the night. Outside hitter Madison Whiddon served 10 points and was aggressive at the net. Middle blocker Anna Price had 5 strategic hits at the net. Wonderful work!
The Gold “A” team fought hard in 3 games but lost the first game 18-25, won the second game 25-20 and unfortunately lost the third tiebreaker game 10-25. Setter Lilly Meyer had 11 great hits at the net and wonderful sets to hitters all night long. Rylee Hallford served 10 points and had 4 excellent backrow attacks. Olivia Witte served 10 points and had 9 solid hit from the front row. Great job ladies!
Closing out the evening, the White “C” team fought hard but lost in two close games with scores of 21-25 and 23-25. Defensive specialist Amy Gilmore served 10 points and had several excellent saves in the back row during the night. Emily Heisner and Brooklyn McCally each served 7 points. Baylee Burgess had 11 hits from the front row, including 3 kills and 3 tips. Way to push to the end!
The next set is against Highland Park Middle School on October 22nd at Dowell, starting at 5:00pm. One Heart, One Team, LIONETTES!