ALBION – For the third time this season, the Wayne High volleyball team competed in a pair of matches during a road triangular
From Boone Central Schools in Albion, Class C1 WHS joined fellow Class C1 programs of the host Boone Central as well as Pierce on Tuesday.
The Blue Devils were swept by Pierce (18-25, 20-25) and picked up a three set victory over the host Cardinals (23-25, 25-23, 26-24).
Wayne High is now 4-19 on the season.
During the third match of the evening, Pierce swept Boone Central (25-18, 25-16). The Bluejays are now 21-2 while Boone Central is now 1-19.
During the loss with Pierce, Haley Kramer recorded four kills and three digs, Faith Powicki posted a team-high seven digs as Isabelle Francis added nine assists.
Kate Hill added three kills and five digs; Jaycee Bruns had two kills and two digs; Amelia Legler tallied a kill as Gabbi Judd had a dig.
Faith Powicki and Kramer both finished with a service ace. Judd had two blocks (one solo) and Bruns tacked on a block.
In the three set victory over Boone Central, Hill posted 10 kills and nine digs, Faith Powicki recorded a team-high 19 digs as Francis had 25 assists and five digs.
Legler tallied six kills and two digs; Bruns added five kills and 12 digs; Judd had four kills as Kramer tacked on three kills and three digs.
Bruns recorded four service aces, Legler and Francis both had two as Hill added an ace. Legler tallied three blocks, Hill had two and Kramer tacked on a block.
The Wayne High volleyball team will next host Crofton on Thursday, October 6 to conclude their regular season home schedule. WHS will visit Battle Creek (10/13) and compete in the Mid State Conference Tournament (10/17 – 10/20) in Battle Creek and Pierce.
Tuesday Area Matches:
Guardian Angels Central Catholic def. Battle Creek, 27-25, 25-22, 25-22 (3-0)
Hartington-Newcastle def. Randolph, 25-21, 25-12, 25-20 (3-0)
Norfolk Catholic def. Aquinas Catholic, 25-14, 25-16, 25-9 (3-0)
@ Kearney: Norfolk VS Kearney (no score reported)
Pender def. Tekamah-Herman, 25-11, 25-27, 25-20, 27-25 (3-1)
Wakefield def. Ponca, 25-22, 21-25, 14-25, 25-14, 15-9 (3-2)
Winside def. Niobrara/Verdigre, 25-15, 25-17, 25-19 (3-0)
Clarkson/Leigh def. Lutheran High Northeast, 25-19, 25-15 (2-0)
Clarkson/Leigh def. Plainview, 17-25, 25-14, 25-11 (2-1)
Lutheran High Northeast def. Plainview, 25-21, 25-23 (2-0)
@ Bancroft-Rosalie: Tri County Northeast VS Bancroft-Rosalie (no score reported)
@ Bancroft-Rosalie: Walthill VS Bancroft-Rosalie (no score reported)
Tri County Northeast def. Walthill, 25-15, 25-18 (2-0)
West Point-Beemer Triangular:
Douglas County West def. Oakland-Craig, 25-23, 25-21 (2-0)
Douglas County West def. West Point-Beemer, 25-19, 25-19 (2-0)
Oakland-Craig def. West Point-Beemer, 25-18, 25-10 (2-0)