The Miller Rustlers’ volleyball team (12-12) fell to the Redfield-Doland Pheasants 3-0 (13-25, 12-25, 22-25) Monday, Oct. 15 at Redfield.
Jamie Mentzer led the way for the Rustlers from the service line, scoring nine points with one ace. Kirstyn Fiala added five points from the service line. Denae Schlechter added four points, while Cassandra Coss added two points with an ace.
Jamie Mentzer led the attack for the Rustlers with seven kills. Kristen Peterka added four kills. Jansen Hunter and Emma Steers each added two kills apiece.
Jansen Hunter led the way defensively at the net with four blocks. Jamie Mentzer added a block for the Rustlers. Kristen Peterka led the way with 17 digs. Emma Steers and Denae Schlechter added 13 digs each. Jamie Mentzer added 10 digs for the Rustlers.
Denae Schlechter led the way with 13 of the Rustlers’ 14 assists, with Cassandra Coss adding the other assist for the Rustlers.
The junior varsity team also fell 2-0 to the Pheasants. Kristi Steptoe led the way for the Rustlers from the service line, scoring four points with an ace. Macee Fanning added three points. Christina Koeck added two points with an ace while Jenna Heilman added a point with an ace. Macee Fanning led the way defensively with six digs. Jenna Heilman, Christina Koeck and Kylie Oligmueller added two digs each for the Rustlers. Kristi Steptoe had all seven assists for the Rustlers. Macee Fanning led the attack with three kills. Jenna Heilman and Kendra Krosch each added a kill for the Rustlers.
In the “C” game, the Rustlers fell 2-1. Tia Palowski led the way from the service line with three aces. Claudia Rombough and Nikki Swartz added two aces for the Rustlers. Tia Pawlowski also led the way defensively with 10 digs. Macey Klages and Nikki Swartz added five each for the Rustlers. Claudia Rombough led the way with nine assists with Taica Blasdell adding a single assist. Tia Palowski led the way with six kills. Shae Knox added four kills. Claudia Rombough added three kills and Taica Blasdell added a kill for the Rustlers.