Morris Area picks up two conference volleyball wins
Morris Area improved to 5-3 in West Central Conference South volleyball with two road wins this week.
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On Tuesday the Tigers spoiled Minnewaska's homecoming week with a 3-0 victory. The Tigers opened the match with a 25-10 win. The second game also went to the Tigers 25-19. The Lakers put up a fight in the third, but again the Tigers prevailed 25-23.
Erin Schieler and Mary Rentz led the Tigers with six kills apiece.
Schieler also recorded one ace serve, two ace blocks, and one dig.
Rentz had 10 digs, two ace blocks, and one ace serve.
Brianna Neuman had 22 set assists, along with one ace serve.
Jenna Nelson had five kills for the Tigers. She added nine digs, one ace block, and one ace serve.
Alissa Melberg recorded four kills.
Sara Beyer had two kills and one ace block for Morris Area.
Tiger Dani Staples added two kills, one ace block, and one dig.
Heather Gagner recorded two ace serves and four digs.
Kelsey Amundson had nine digs for the Tigers, while Brooke Anderson recorded six.
Fallon Meixel and Shawna Itzen each recorded one ace block.
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The Tigers won in three again on Thursday against Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City. The first game was a close one, 25-22, but the Tigers dominated to win the next two 25-14, 25-17.
Gagner was a perfect 17-for-17 serving with five ace serves. She also had four digs and one kill.
Schieler led the Tigers with nine kills. She also recorded three digs, one ace block, and one ace serve on perfect 13-for-13 serving.
Beyer added six kills for the Tigers, along with two ace blocks, one dig, and two set assists.
Rentz had four kills, five digs, and one set assist.
Nelson had four kills, four digs, and one ace block.
Melberg also had four kills, along with two ace blocks and one dig.
Neuman had 17 set assists, along with one dig and one ace serve.
Meixel recorded two kills and one dig.
Itzen put up five set assists and two digs.
Anderson picked up seven digs and Amundson had two.