Lady Rustlers defeat Faulkton Trojans

Posted September 25, 2013 at 7:38 pm

Dawn Joy | The Miller Press

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Macee Fanning keeps her eye on the ball, during volleyball action in Northwestern

Dawn Joy | The Miller Press

Setter Denae Schlechter jumps high for some net action against Faulkton.

Lady Rustlers defeat Faulkton Trojans

The Miller Volleyball teamed garnered a pair of wins, September 19, 2013 when they hosted the Faulkton Trojans in non-conference volleyball action.

The Junior Varsity took two straight wins (25-16, 25-23), which set the bar for the varsity with a 3-0 win (25-21, 25-20, 25-23). The varsity held out against the Trojans untill the very end. Leading the Rustler offense was Kristen Peterka with 16 kills, while Jamie Mentzer tossed up 13.

The team served up 82% with four aces. Peterka went 8/8 at the line with Christina Koeck and Jenna Heilman serving up two aces each.

Defense efforts resulted in 70 digs, which was led by Mentzer and Peterka with 16 digs each. Koeck also added in 15 to the total number.

Leading the JV in their win was Megan Fiala with six kills, while Kayla Boomsma added nine aces and Shae Knox contributed nine points and three aces. Claudia Rombough, Knox, and Boomsma each garnered four digs while Fiala defended at the net for a solo block.