The Slicer Junior Varsity (17-4, 9-3 DAC) won another conference match against the Merrillville Pirates. LaPorte took the lead quickly in the first game, and in the second game, Emma James and Olivia Voelker served all 25 points. Emma James led with 5 aces; she also earned 3 digs and 3 kills. Ella Bensz led with 4 digs. Justine Talbert led with 8 kills and had 1 solo block, and Jamie Ellis had 4 kills. Kennedy Land led with 9 assists. The Slicers will play again next Tuesday against Valparaiso.