Colorado High School Volleyball - Lewis-Palmer over Sand CreekSeptember 27, 2011: Colorado Springs, CO 80922
In Tuesday's league contest, the Lewis-Palmer Rangers (Monument, CO) volleyball squad were winner over the host Sand Creek Scorpions (Colorado Springs, CO), by a margin of 3-1.
Next up, the Rangers battle the Discovery Canyon Thunder (Colorado Springs, CO) in a 4A Colorado Springs Metro contest, on Thursday, September 29. Lewis-Palmer will attempt to move on its 5-7 season record. The Thunder enter the challenge with a 3-9 record after their 3-0 league loss to Mesa Ridge (Colorado Springs, CO).
Next, the Scorpions encounter the Wasson Thunderbirds (Colorado Springs, CO) in a 4A Colorado Springs Metro challenge, on Thursday, September 29. Sand Creek will attempt to move on its 8-4 season record. The Thunderbirds enter the challenge with a 0-12 record after their 3-0 league loss to Widefield (Colorado Springs, CO).
This was a critical league match for us. We came out strong the first two sets but then struggled with serve receive at the beginning of set three. Sand Creek, led by their libero, had strong defensive play and serve receive in the third and fourth sets. Offensively, the Rangers were led by freshmen players Alexa Smith with 17 kills and Nicole Montgomery with 8 kills. Abi Bartalo had 17 assists followed by Mackenzie Hunt's 16 assists. Defensively, the Rangers were led by senior Hannah Pavlik with 15 digs, and Smith also had 15 digs. Junior Cat Svendson also played strong defense with 12 digs.