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Lady Norse win NHS volleyball tourney

By The Paper staff

Northfield’s volleyball team won the Northfield 4-Way Tournament on Saturday, Aug. 27.

The Lady Norse defeated Churubusco, 25-16 and 25-22; Eastern 25-21 and 25-21 and Southern Wells 25-22 and 25-23 to go 3-0 in the tourney.

Jordan Bratch led Northfield with a total of 21 service points. She also had three aces, 15 kills, 10 serve receptions and 17 digs.

Other Northfield statistics were:

Kelcie Thomson – 20 service points, 28 serve receptions and 24 digs.

Ashlie Koch  - 8 kills

Hope Unger - 5 service points, 1 kill, 6 serve receptions and 1 dig

Allyson Keaffaber - 2 service points, 6 kills, 5 blocks, and 3 digs

Ava Smith - 19 service points and 2 aces, 9 kills, 40 assists and 9 digs

Kiana Kendall - 6 service points, 4 kills, 13 serve receptions, 2 blocks and 5 digs.

Lady Squires take third
Manchester went 1-2 in the 23rd annual Manchester Volleyball Tournament on Saturday to finish third.

The Lady Squires defeated Tri-Central, 25-19, 17-25, 15-8 for its lone win.

Lakewood Park Christian went 3-0 to capture the tourney, while Tippecanoe Valley took second place with a 2-1 mark. Tri-Central finished 0-3.

Apax improve to 4-1
Wabash's volleyball team improved to 4-1 on Tuesday, Aug. 23, with a 3-0 win over Oak Hill.

The Lady Apaches won 25-10, 25-16, 25-12.

Jaycee Parrett and Sam Irgang each had 10 service points, while Abby Vinopal had seven, Brooke Irgang had six and Sabrina Wagner had four.

Other Wabash statistics were:

Parrett had 5 assists, 13 digs and 8 kills

Brooke Irgang had 14 assists, 10 digs and 4 kills

Tabby Wagner had 7 kills

Vinopal had 6 digs and 6 kills

Samantha Irgang had 3 kills

Levine had 3 kills and 3 stuff blocks

Sabrina Wagner had 4 digs

Lady Knights blank Cass
The Southwood volleyball team improved to 2-0 with a 3-0 win Tuesday night over Cass.

The Lady Knights won: 25-19, 25-22, 25-15.

Bailey Smith had 14 service points, including three aces, while Kelsey Niccum had 10 service points with two aces. Makenna Dawes had eight service points and two aces, while Alissa Pershing had three service points and an ace and Ashley Parson had four service points and three aces.

Other statistics for Southwood are:

Drue Gentry 3 Kills 5 Digs

Pershing 3 kills, 4 digs

Smith 1 kill, 10 assists, 2 digs

Dawes 1 assist, 12 digs

Parson 8 kills, 1 assist, 17 digs

Ellie Hobbs 3 kills, 10 assists, 4 digs

Niccum 11 digs

Emily Gwillim 2 kills, 4 digs

Kayla Mays 6 kills, 8 digs

MaKenna Proffitt 4 kills, 1 dig

Posted on 2016 Aug 30