Rushville Republican

September 20, 2013

Lady Lions spike Waldron in four sets

By Aaron Kirchoff Rushville Republican
Rushville Republican

---- — Rushville improved to 11-3 on the volleyball season by defeating Waldron in four sets 25-23, 25-13, 18-25, 25-18.

“I am extremely proud of our girls and how they played. We were put in a situation where we had to come up with a rather creative line-up and the girls responded well,” Coach Meagan Hearne said.

For the Lady Lions, Brenna Hall had one kill and three digs. Carissa Comstock added five aces and six digs. Casey Yager had one kill. Kayla Shelton added five kills, one block and one dig. Keely Springman finished with five aces, two kills, one block, 24 assists and four digs. Keragan Niehoff added five aces, 13 kills, one assist and five digs. McKenzie Woolston had two aces, six kills and three digs. Tessa Hoeing added six aces, six kills, one block and three digs.

In the junior varsity contest, the Lady Lions won in three sets 25-22, 14-25, 15-9.

For the Lady Lions, Darbi Mello had three aces, one kill and one dig. Emma Harpring added seven aces and one dig. Kayla Aldridge served two aces. Mekyna Hall had one ace and three kills. Tori Colestock had one ace and five kills. Kelly Brown finished with five assists and one dig.

Lady Lions drop to at Lawrenceburg

Rushville’s volleyball team dropped both the varsity and junior varsity contests at EIAC foe Lawrenceburg.

In the junior varsity match, the Lady Tigers prevailed in two sets 25-13, 25-7.

For the Lady Lions, Adrianna Zepeda had two digs. Cammi Miller had one dig. Darbi Mello added one kill and one assist. Emma Harpring had one kill and one dig. Fran Percell had one kill. Kayla Aldridge finished with one kill and one dig. Kelly Brown had five assists and three digs. Mekyna Hall had one kill, one assist and two digs. Tori Colestock finished with one kill and two digs.

In the varsity match, Lawrenceburg defeated the Lady Lions 23-25, 25-16, 25-10, 25-19. Rushville is now 11-4.

For the Lady Lions, Brenna Hall had two digs and Carissa Comstock had five digs. Casey Yager finished with two kills, one assist and two digs. Kayla Shelton added two aces, two kills and four digs. Keely Springman contributed one ace, two kills, nine assists and 12 digs. Keragan Niehoff had one ace, five kills, one block, two assists and 14 digs. McKenzie Woolston had three aces, three kills and five digs. Tessa Hoeing finished with five kills and five digs.

Contact: Aaron Kirchoff at 765-932-2222, ext. 114