The Varsity Volleyball Team traveled to Rockford to compete in a very competitive tournament. The Eagles came out strong in their pool to defeat Lakewood 25-20, 25-22 as well as Plainwell 25-23, 25-8.
The Eagles then competed against South Christian to fight for a spot in the Gold Bracket. The Eagles came out strong defeating them 25-17, 25-23.
From there, the Eagles advanced to the Gold Semi Finals where they faced Lowell. The Eagles dropped the first set 12-25, but they didn’t settle and came out ready to battle in set two and won 29-27, then took set three to take the match 16-14. From there the Eagles faced Grand Rapids Christian in the finals. The Eagles came out strong and didn’t back down defeating Grand Rapids Christian in two sets with scores of 25-20, 25-22 to earn them a 1st place finish in the tournament.
The Eagles are now 15-1 overall and will compete again on Saturday, September 14 at the East Kentwood Invitational.
Aces: Braely Herrema – 6
Kills: Mallory Keller – 61
Blocks: Leah Rogers – 4
Assists: Kaylee Maat – 84
Digs: Carlina Bender – 24, Braely Herrema – 24