Blue Devils Split Home Triangular

WAYNE – After playing single road and home matches to end the month of September, the Wayne High volleyball team opened their October schedule Tuesday evening with a home triangular.

From Wayne Jr/Sr High School, the Blue Devils welcomed in both Boone Central and Pierce.

Wayne High swept Boone Central (25-14, 25-17) but were sept by Pierce (29-31, 18-25) while the middle match favored Pierce over Boone Central in straight sets (25-10, 25-22).

Wayne High is now 13-9 on the season; Pierce improved to 18-4 and Boone Central fell to 3-18.

In the victory against Boone Central, Rubie Klausen recorded a team-high eight kills to go along with three digs followed by Kate Hill with seven kills. Kiara Krusemark added 18 set assists, five digs and two kills; Sydney Redden paced the team in digs with nine and had one kill; Reagan Backer followed with six digs; Mady Sievers and Courtney Brink both finished with tallied two kills as Anna Kaup had a kill and two digs.

Backer totaled three service aces while Redden had two aces. Klausen finished with a solo block.

From the loss with Pierce, Klausen led Wayne in the kill department with 11 to go along with two digs; Hill added nine kills and three digs as Sievers finished with five kills and three digs. Krusemark had with 22 set assist, two digs and rounded out the kills with three. Powicki posted a team-high 12 digs followed by Redden with nine digs and Backer with six.

Both the service aces came from Redden in the match while Krusemark and Kaup both had a block and Hill added a solo block.

Wayne High will next visit Crofton this Thursday, October 7.


Tuesday area volleyball results:

Randolph def. Hartington-Newcastle, 19-25, 25-14, 22-25, 25-19, 15-13 (3-2)

Norfolk Catholic def. Aquinas Catholic, 25-12, 25-17, 25-22 (3-0)
Kearney def. Norfolk, 26-28, 21-25, 25-18, 37-35, 15-7 (3-2)

Pender def. Tekamah-Herman, 25-21, 25-14, 20-25, 29-27 (3-1)

Clarkson/Leigh Triangular:

Lutheran High Northeast def. Shelby/Rising City, 25-9, 25-4 (2-0)
Clarkson/Leigh def. Lutheran High Northeast, 25-19, 25-22 (2-0)
Clarkson/Leigh def. Shelby/Rising City, 25-17, 25-12 (2-0)


DC West Triangular:

Oakland-Craig def. Douglas County West, 25-22, 25-14 (2-0)
Oakland-Craig def. West Point-Beemer (2-0) (no score)
Douglas County West def. West Point-Beemer, 25-13, 25-22 (2-0)


Tri County Northeast Triangular (Emerson):

Walthill def. Omaha Nation, 25-23, 25-19 (2-0)
Tri County Northeast def. Omaha Nation, 25-7, 25-17 (2-0)
Tri County Northeast def. Walthill, 25-12, 25-12 (2-0)