Lady Rustlers head to Region Championship

Posted November 15, 2013 at 10:27 am

Lady Rustlers head to Region Championship

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The Rustlers head off to the Region 6A Championships with a win over Mobridge Nov. 7, 2013 (25-18, 25-7, 25-18). This win takes Miller’s season record to 20-6. Team scoring for the night was 81percent with five aces.

Christina Koeck was 20/20 with 15 points and two aces, Jamie Mentzer was a close second with 17 for 20 with 15 points and one ace, and Denae Schlechter was third with 10/12 with seven points and one ace.

On the defense the team was quite a force, team attack was at 92 percent with 37 kills and 8 blocks. Kristen Peterka had 39/42 with 16 kills and four blocks. Jamie Menzter was 83 percent with 15/18, six kills and three blocks. Koeck was 100 percent with 18/18, six kills and Macee Fanning was third 14/15 with five kills and one block.

Schlechter was perfect on her sets with 60/60 and 33 assists.

Team passing was led by Mentzer with 20 digs, then Fanning with 14, Peterka with 12 and then Koeck with eight digs.

Tuesday, Nov. 12 the Miller Rustlers traveled to Winner to take on Stanley County for the Region 6A Championship. Due to our Tuesday print schedule, the results of this match-up will appear in next week’s issue.

Dawn Joy | The Miller Press

Jamie Mentzer fights for the net point while Macee Fanning and Denae Schlechter look on.