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Lady Broncos fall to Hitchcock Co. in four, JV wins on Homecoming PDF Print E-mail
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Thursday, 04 October 2012 16:40

Diane Stamm | The Wauneta Breeze

Nicole Strand (23) passes the ball as teammates Abbie Fanning (7), Sydnee Harchelroad (2), and Emma Skelton (16) watch.

By Diane Stamm

The Wauneta Breeze


After nine matches in 11 days the Wauneta-Palisade volleyball team got a bit of a break with only one match last week. Unfortunately the Lady Broncos saw their record move to 8-8 with a 4-1 loss at Hitchcock County.

Hitchcock County (10-6) led throughout the first two sets as Wauneta-Palisade hit -.229 and -.083.

The Lady Broncos turned it around in set three, hitting .250, and picking up the win, 25-21. Though down by four early in the match, the Lady Broncos outscored the Falcons 15-7 down the stretch.

Hitchcock County took the match with a 25-14 fourth set win. The Lady Broncos hit -.049.

Despite taking a Hitchcock County spike off the forehead, Tailor Lee led Wauneta-Palisade with 11 kills. She also had four solo blocks.

Emma Skelton reached double-digit assists with 13. Sydnee Harchelroad had four service aces.


JV action

The JV netters picked up two wins on the week. The younger squad picked up a 23-25, 25-19, 16-14 win over Hitchcock County.

The Lady Broncos JVs celebrated Homecoming with a dominant 25-12, 25-12, 25-7 win over Maywood.


Upcoming matches

The Lady Broncos will host Dundy County-Stratton (12-7) and Maywood (1-16) tonight then welcome Medicine Valley (9-6) Tuesday. The season winds down with the RPAC tournament Oct. 15-16 and the regular season ends Oct. 23 at Wallace.