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Norse spike their way past Blackford

By Gary Andrews

The Northfield Lady Norse volleyball team beat Blackford in three games Thursday night. 25-8, 25-17, 25-18. Holly Dyson led the game with 22 points, 5 aces, 2 kills, and 4 digs. Liz Howenstine set up 27 assists on the night, and Kylie Echard connected for 13 kills and Tori Snyder added 7 kills. Elaina Terrell added 4 kills and Cassidy Miller added one. Echard also had 5 solo blocks, 1 assist block, 10 digs, and 8 receptions. Arie Kennedy added 2 kills, one ace, 10 points, 12 receptions, and 15 digs. Abigail Poole tallied 13 points, 7 receptions, and 5 digs. Marlee Stefanatos picked up 2 digs and 4 receptions. Snyder added 2 aces on the night and Terrell added an assist block. Howenstine also had 4 digs. Paige Holley added a kill as well; Cherish Leming added an assist and Dyson had 2 assists.

The JV Lady Norse beat Blackford in two games, 25-11, 25-23. Jordan Bratch led with 15 assists, 3 aces, 8 digs, and one kill. Maddy Dale, Carlie England, and Hayley Brantley all ended with 4 kills each. Dale also added 6 receptions, 8 points, an ace, and a dig. Brantley tallied 6 digs and 10 points with an ace as well. Payton Thomson added 1 kill, 1 ace, 13 digs, and 12 receptions. Ashlie Koch added 2 kills, 2 digs, 2 aces, and 3 receptions. Paige Holley added 4 receptions, 1 kills, 8 digs, and 2 solo blocks. Cortney Pennington added 3 digs and 3 receptions. England added 2 digs.

Posted on 2013 Oct 08