Sections

Weather Forecast

Close
Advertisement
MACCRAY outside hitter Ashley Dirksen, right, fires a shot into a block attempt by Buffalo Lake-Hector-Stewart’s Jacey Nelson (8) during a non-conference match Monday in Clara City. BLHS’ Kiana Johnson (12) and Ashley Tintes (1), and the Wolverines’ Emily Orwick watch the action. Dirksen had 15 kills as MACCRAY won the match in four games. Tribune photo by Tom Larson

Prep Volleyball: MACCRAY stymies Mustangs

Email

CLARA CITY — Five players notched 7-or-more kills for MACCRAY Monday as the Wolverines improved to 3-1 on the season after upending Buffalo Lake-Hector-Stewart 25-22, 25-20, 19-25, 25-18 in a non-conference match.

Advertisement

Pacing the Wolverines’ attack was Ashley Dirksen’s match-high 15 kills in a 42-for-46 hitting performance. Also hitting double figures in kills for the home team was Emily Orwick with 13 and Brooklyn Gould with 10. Kenidee Miller (8) and Mallory VanKlompenberg (7) combined to provide MACCRAY with another 15 points on kills.

Aleah Schwitters guided the offense with 36 assists. The senior setter also had 2 ace blocks, 2 ace serves and 13 digs.

Gould added 4 ace serves while Orwick had 2 ace blocks and Molly Friese had a team-high 24 digs. Gould followed with 19 digs.

Carley Klabunde paced the Mustangs (3-4) with 11 kills and Maddie Ludowese added another 9.

Ludowese added 2 ace serves, Klabunde 2 ace blocks and Hannah VanderVoort piled up a match-high 28 digs.

MACCRAY 3, BLHS 1

BLHS (3-4)           22 20 25 18

MACCRAY (3-1) 25 25 19 25

(Key: good-attempts-aces)

Buffalo Lake-Hector-Stewart

Serving: Ashley Tintes 15-18-0, Hannah VanderVoort 17-18-0, Carley Klabunde 12-13-0, Maddie Ludowese 12-13-2, Kelsie Dascher 4-4-0, Ashley Peterson 13-13-0, Kiana Johnson 5-5-0, Michaela Maiers 3-3-0 … Set assists: Tintes 14, VanderVoort 1, Nelson 2, Peterson 16, Johnson 1 … Hitting: Tintes 6-8-1, VanderVoort 32-36-4, Nelson 19-25-8, Klabunde 38-41-11, Becca Ebbers 10-11-1, Mara Olinger 2-2-0, Ludowese 35-39-9, Peterson 5-5-1, Johnson 12-14-2, Maiers 6-7-1 … Blocking (aces): Klabunde 2, Johnson 1 … Digs (5 or more): Tintes 8, VanderVoort 28, Olinger 11, Ludowese 10

MACCRAY

Serving: Aleah Schwitters 6-7-0, Ali Siverhus 16-19-2, Ashley Dirksen 19-19-0, Brooklyn Gould 20-20-4, Molly Friese 14-15-1, Laura Hauser 6-7-0 … Set assists: Schwitters 36 … Hitting: Gould 34-40-10, Schwitters 5-6-2, Emily Orwick 24-34-13, Dirksen 42-46-15, Kenidee Miller 13-16-8, Mallory VanKlompenburg 21-24-7 … Blocking (aces): Orwick 2, Schwitters 2 … Digs (5 or more): Gould 19, Schwitters 13, Friese 24, Dirksen 17, Siverhus 14

Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
randomness