Tuesday Volleyball Roundup

Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Cleveland defeated McMinn County 25-15, 25-12, 25-14

Cleveland Stats: 

Anna Renshaw – 5 aces, 9 digs, 5 kills, 29 assists
Claire Brusky – 1 dig
Cydney Brock – 2 kills
Emma Flowers – 1 ace, 14 digs, 20 kills, 3 assists
Hannah Longley – 14 digs, 2 assists
Joy Douglass – 3 aces, 3 digs
Kenli Young – 3 digs
Lily Oliver – 6 kills, 2 blocks
Lydia Martin – 2 digs
Madeline Dasher – 2 digs, 1 kill, 1 block
Nicole Glaser – 1 dig, 5 kills
Sofia Lakatosh – 1 ace, 1 dig, 2 kills, 1 block

CCS beat Silverdale 25-20, 20-25, 25-18, 25-17

CCS Stats:
Emily Day - 21 Assists, 3 Digs
AJ Johnson - 12 Kills, 7 Aces, 11 Digs
Rachel Kay -  14 Assists, 4 Aces, 2 Digs
Summer Jones - 20 Digs, 1 Ace
Savannah Rickets - 9 Kills, 2 Aces, 5 Digs, 1 Block
Brieana Hemphill - 5 Kills, 1 Ace, 4 Digs
Grace Logterman -  7 Kills, 5 Blocks
Jenny Armao - 5 Kills, 1 Block, 2 Digs
Mary Vandergriff - 1 Kills
Lauren Kay - 3 Digs

Chattanooga Christian School's district record is 4-2 and the overall record is 13-13.



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