Rushville Republican

October 8, 2013

Spartans rally past Lady Lions

By Aaron Kirchoff Rushville Republican
Rushville Republican

---- — The Lady Lions took the opening set from visiting Connersville, but dropped the next three to lose the match. The Lady Lions are now 11-9.

Keragan Niehoff led the offensive attack with 12 kills to go with one ace, two blocks and nine digs. Keely Springman dished out 22 assists and had five digs. Allison Wainwright had a team-high 11 digs and had four kills. Brenna Hall added one ace, one kill and three digs. Carissa Comstock had three digs. Casey Yager added three kills and two blocks. Kayla Shelton had three kills and four digs. McKenzie Woolston added five aces and four digs. Tessa Hoeing tallied two aces and five digs.

In the junior varsity match, Connersville earned the sweep by winning in three sets 25-19, 23-25, 15-6.

For the Lady Lions, Cammi Miller and Fran Percell both had three digs. Darbi Mello added one ace, three kills and four digs. Emma Harpring had one ace and two kills. Kayla Aldridge finished with six aces and one dig. Kelly Brown tallied one ace, nine assists and two digs. Mekyna Hall had two kills, one block and four digs. Tori Colestock contributed one ace, four kills and one block.

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