WAYNE – With a home triangular on the schedule this week, the Wayne High volleyball team took part in a Tuesday night home match.
From Wayne Jr/Sr High, Class C1 WHS welcomed in Class C2 Norfolk Catholic.
After dropping the first set, the Blue Devils were able to secure a four-set victory over the Knights (20-25, 25-22, 25-14, 25-16) to remain undefeated on the home court. WHS is now 6-7 while Norfolk Catholic fell to 9-3.
Double-double performers came from Kate Hill with 19 kills and 10 digs while Rubie Klausen followed with 12 kills and 17 digs. Kiara Krusemark also tallied 30 set assists and 19 digs to go along with four kills. Sydney Redden was the team leader in digs with 21 as Reagan Backer tallied 15 digs.
Leah Perry finished with six kills, Mady Sievers had three kills and five digs as Courtney Brink came away with a kill. Faith Powicki also had six digs.
Krusemark posted three service aces as Mady Sievers had two aces. Perry and Klausen both had a block.
Wayne High will host two more Mid State conference opponents on Thursday, September 23 during a home triangular with Class C1 O’Neill and Class D1 Hartington Cedar Catholic.
Also, the Wayne Junior High volleyball team swept Wisner-Pilger at home on Tuesday.
Wayne A team won in straight sets 25-21 and 25-14; Wayne B also won 25-11 and 25-7 while the Wayne JH C team survived a three set match with scores of 25-12, 19-25 and 15-10.
Thursday area volleyball schedule:
Battle Creek Triangular:
@ Battle Creek: Crofton VS Battle Creek
@ Battle Creek: Crofton VS Wisner-Pilger
@ Battle Creek: Wisner-Pilger VS Battle Creek
@ Laurel-Concord-Coleridge: Wakefield VS Laurel-Concord-Coleridge
@ Laurel-Concord-Coleridge: Wakefield VS Wynot
@ Laurel-Concord-Coleridge: Wynot VS Laurel-Concord-Coleridge
@ Winnebago: BRLD VS Winnebago
@ Winnebago: Tri County Northeast VS BRLD
@ Winnebago: Tri County Northeast VS Winnebago
@ Wayne: Hartington Cedar Catholic VS O’Neill
@ Wayne: Hartington Cedar Catholic VS Wayne
@ Wayne: O’Neill VS Wayne
@ Howells-Dodge: Cedar Bluffs VS Howells-Dodge
@ Howells-Dodge: Cedar Bluffs VS Pender
@ Howells-Dodge: Pender VS Howells-Dodge
@ North Bend Central: West Point-Beemer VS North Bend Central
@ Hartington-Newcastle: Osmond VS Hartington-Newcastle
@ Pierce: Lutheran High Northeast VS Pierce
@ Oakland-Craig: Guardian Angels Central Catholic VS Oakland-Craig
@ Lincoln Pius X: Norfolk VS Lincoln Pius X
Area HS Football Friday schedule:
@ Allen: Pender VS Allen
@ Emerson-Hubbard: Winside VS Emerson-Hubbard
@ Guardian Angels Central Catholic: Clarkson/Leigh VS Guardian Angels Central Catholic
@ Hartington Cedar Catholic: BRLD VS Hartington Cedar Catholic
@ Laurel-Concord-Coleridge: Hartington-Newcastle VS Laurel-Concord-Coleridge
@ Lutheran High Northeast: Elkhorn Valley VS Lutheran High Northeast
@ Ponca: Norfolk Catholic VS Ponca
@ Omaha Benson: Norfolk VS Omaha Benson
@ Boone Central: Pierce VS Boone Central
@ Randolph: Osmond VS Randolph
@ Wakefield: Plainview VS Wakefield
@ Columbus Scotus: West Point-Beemer VS Columbus Scotus
@ Stanton: Wisner-Pilger VS Stanton
@ Wayne: Battle Creek VS Wayne