Congratulations to our middle school volleyball teams as they both came away with 2 victories last night over Crestwood and Ravenna.
The 7th grade team traveled to Ravenna for their tri-match. Game play began against an undefeated Crestwood 7th grade team. Our Comets gave the Red Devils their first loss on the season winning the game with scores of 25-20 and 25-10. Leading servers for the Comets were Gabby Dick and Sydney Peterson with 7 service points each. Madi Burkhart chipped in 6 points. Emmie Morrison led the team in the back row with great passing. In game two on the afternoon, the girls continued with a 2-game win over Ravenna – scores were 25-13 and 25-13. Sydney Peterson led all servers with 19 service points and RiQuell Grigsby added 5 service points. Sophia Wulff had several good passes from the back row in the win and Bella Wertman and Riquell Grigsby had a couple good net plays. The 7th grade improves to 5-0 on their season.
The 8th grade team continued their winning ways adding two more wins to their record. The 8th grade girls played at home and started off their tri-match with a win over the Ravens of Ravenna – scores were 25-6 and 25-13. Brooke Mirka and Mallory Meinen led all servers with 8 service points each. Alexis Jackson and Ronnie Meinen each added 6 service points in the victory. It was an overall team effort. In the second match up, our Comets defeated the Red Devils of Crestwood with scores of 25-12 and 25-8. Ronnie Meinen led all servers with 8 service points. Haley Futrell and Emma Gotto added 6 services points each. The 8th grade team improves to 8-0 on their season.
Good luck to the girls as they host Springfield at Home this Wednesday!