The BHS Lady Tigers split a pair of scheduled games this past week, downing North Greene, in two extended sets 26-24, 26-24 while losing a hard fought match with nearby Triopia. The hometowners also participated in the Brimfield Tournament this past Saturday.
Triopia’s Lady Blue defeated Beardstown in a heated two-set match 25-23, 26-24 last Thursday, and were on the road this past Saturday to participate in the Jerseyville Invite, where they finished fourth in the 8-team tourney.
PORTA/A-C Central played in the Edinburg Tournament last week and finally found their Mo-Jo as they defeated Morrisonville 25-14, 25-1, Illini Central 25-15, 25-10, knocked off the hosts 25-10, 25-17, defeated Greenview 25-8, 25-16, and won over Calvary to win five straight matches before losing in the championship match to North Mac 25-17-25-18. The Lady Jays with the five wins, are now 10-20 for the season.
Sydnee Henry and Kaitlin Throgmorton were selected to the All-Tournament Team.
BHS vs. North Greene
The hometowners finally got off the losing trail as they defeated North Greene in a closely played match by identical scores of 26-24, 26-24. The O&B were able to make it a double win as the JV squad also won 25-22, 25-23.
Service Points—Aileana Rawlins 15, Kylie Alexander 7
Service Aces—Mackenzie Ice-nogle 2
Kills—Rawlins 6, Lexi Kramer 5, Madison Cowell 5, Loriana Trujillo 4
Assists—Lauren Young 20
Blocks—Cowell 3, Trujillo 2
Digs—Nancy Madrid 15, Young 14, Rawlins 12
JV Winner—BHS 25-22, 25-23
BHS vs. Triopia
BHS and Triopia squared off in a heated battled with the host Lady Trojans coming away the winners 26-23, 26-24, in the Volley for Cure matchup.
Service Points: BHS—Nancy Madrid 9, Aileana Rawlins 7, Mackenzie Icenogle 6. Triopia—Kendi Sayre 10, Emily Burns 6
Service Aces: BHS—Madrid 3, Bailey Ganz 1
Kills: BHS—Rawlins 8, Madrid 6, Lexi Kramer 4. Triopia—Cydney Musch 8, Kylie McGinnis 6, Sayre 5
Blocks: BHS—Madison Cowell 3. Triopia—Kylie Alexander 2
Assists: BHS--Lauren Young 24; Triopia-Sydney Meyer 20, Katie Evans 4
Digs: BHS—Rawlins 17, Kramer 8, Kylie Alexander 8; Triopia-Meyer 12, E. Burns 123, K. McGinnis 5
JV Winner: BHS—2-1
Record: BHS—5-16; Triopia—15-11
Last Saturday the Lady Tigers made the long journey to Brimfield to participate in the Brimfield Tournament. The locals posted a 0-4 record for the tournament.
Service Points—Nancy Madrid 18, Aileana Rawlins 16, Kylie Alexander 15, Maddie Fox 13
Service Aces–Madrid 7, Fox 4, Rawlins 2, Alexander 2
Kills—Rawlins 22, Madrid 15, Madison Cowell 13, Mackenzie Icenogle 9, Lexi Kramer 8, Lauren Young 7
Digs—Rawlins 39, Madrid 17, Alexander 17, Kramer 15, Maddie Fox 10
Blocks–Madrid 11, Cowell 5, Young 3
The Lady Trojans traveled to Jerseyville last Saturday and participated in the Jerseyville Invite. The Lady Blue finished 4th among the eight teams entered in the tournament.
They opened up against the host school and lost in two sets 25-16, 25-15. In the second outing of the tourney the Lady Trojans defeated Litchfield in a three game set, losing the first game 21-25, came back to win the second set 25-20, and hung on to win the tie-breaker 16-14. In the third game of the Jerseyville affair they knocked off Staunton in straight sets 25-22, 25-16.
Playing Greenville for the third and fourth place trophy the Lady Trojans went down 21-25, 16-25. Triopia’s season mark now stands at 17-11 overall.
“With the return of Cydney Musch to our lineup, and with our sophomore Kylie McGinnis starting to come around, we have been playing much better as of late. We are just starting to come together as a team and we are playing our best volleyball as we get ready for the post season,” said head coach Kelly Johnson.
Service Points—Katie Evans 27, Sydney Meyer 23
Service aces—Evans 2
Kills—Kylie McGinnis 28, Bailey Ganz 17, Kendi Sayre 16, Cydney Musch 13
Assists—Meyer 46, Evans 25
Blocks—Musch 8, K. McGinnis 2
Digs—Emily Burns 38, Sayre 20, Ganz 16.
Lady Jays vs. N. Mac
After winning five straight matches the Lady Jays lost in the champion-ship contest of the Edinburg Tournament to North Mac in two sets 25-17, 25-18.
Edinburg Tourney Stats
Service Points—Sydnee Henry 37, Madalyn Elder 32, Breann Knapp 18, Kaycee Turasky 17, Ingrid Umbach 15, Courtney Sinclair 8, Kaitlin Throgmorton 2
Service Aces—Madalyn Elder 8, Henry 8, Turasky 3, Knapp 3, Umbach 2, Sinclair 2
Kills—Allison Lovedahl 22, Throgmorton 17, Brittany Smith 17, Henry 15, Elder 13, Meghan Hartry 8, Emilee Kesler 6, Taylor Berkshire 3, Baylee Smith 3, Umbach 2
Assists—Henry 88, Umbach 4, Knapp 3, Turasky 2, Allison Lovedahl 1, Hartry 1, Natane Butler 1, Baylee Smith 1, Brittany Smith 1
Blocks—Throgmorton 10, Elder 3, Lovedahl 2, Hartry 2, Henry 2, Kesler 2
Digs—Umbach 42, Henry 28, Knapp 24, Turasky 23, Sinclair 16, Brittany Smith 10, Butler 7, Emilee Kesler 7, Elder 6, Lovedahl 6, Throgmorton 2, Hartry 1
** All-Tournament Team—Sydnee Henry and Kaitlin Throgmorton.