jumps to strike the ball over the net at the Wabash Apaches home game against the Peru Tigers on Thursday, Oct. 8. Wabash finished 3-0, scoring 25-14, 25-14 and 25-19 for the night. Photo by Emma Rausch
By The Paper staff
BUNKER HILL – The Wabash volleyball team 2-1 on Saturday captured second place in the Maconaquah Invitational.
The Lady Apaches defeated Peru, 25-13, 25-16, and Faith Christian, 19-25, 25-12, 15-11, before losing to eventual champion Maconaquah, 11-25, 16-25.
Sam Irgang paced Wabash with 25 points.
Also scoring for Wabash were Kristin Cromer with 17 points, Kaitlyn Dowdal with 12 points, Brooke Irgang with nine points and Alexis Hartley with eight points.
Brooke Irgang had 19 kills to lead Wabash. Cromer had 10 kills, Sam Irgang had eight kills and Sydni Mullett had six kills.
Cromer had 31 digs, while Brooke Irgang had 26 and Jaycee Parrett had 23, Hartley had 19 and Dowdal had 11.
Parrett had 18 assists and Mullett had eight assists.
The Lady Apaches went 1-1 in other action last week. Wabash defeated Peru on Pink Night/Senior Night on Thursday, but fell to host Lewis Cass on Monday.