Minnesota High School Volleyball - Mounds View nudged by Stillwater
(September 28, 2010: Stillwater, MN 55082) The Stillwater Ponies volleyball team scored 3 points and limited the visiting Mounds View Mustangs to 2 in the Ponies league victory on Tuesday.
The Ponies now possess a 4-3 record. They put it on the line next when they host Roseville for a Suburban East game on Thursday, September 30. Stillwater will meet a Raiders team coming off a 3-0 league win over White Bear Lake (White Bear Lake, MN). The Raiders record now stands at 10-5.
The Mustangs (10-6) will now prepare for their game against Hastings (Hastings, MN). The Raiders enter the Suburban East game with a 2-12 record. In their last game, Hastings was nudged by Cretin-Derham Hall (St. Paul, MN), 3-0, in a league outing.
It was a tale of two matches. Mounds View won the first and Stillwater the second and ultimately the match. Mounds View won the first two sets and was playing extremely well. After the second set the match took a 180 degree turn. Nothing went right for Mounds View and Stillwater raised their level of play. The fifth set was tight with Mounds View leading 9-8, Stillwater ran of the last 7 points to take the fifth set and the match.