Rustlers overpower Spartans, defeat Pirates

Posted October 31, 2012 at 8:00 am

The Miller Rustlers’ volleyball team defeated the Wessington Springs Spartans 3-0 (25-9, 25-12, 25-20) in a home game October 19.

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Jamie Mentzer led the Rustlers from the service line with four aces. Emma Steers added three aces, with Jansen Hunter added an ace for the Rustlers.

Jansen Hunter led the Rustlers at the net with 12 kills and a block. Kristen Peterka added eight kills and a block. Jamie Mentzer added six kills and two blocks. Emma Steers added five kills for the Rustlers, and Denae Schlechter led the Rustlers with 28 assists. Kristen Peterka led the Rustlers defensively with10 digs. Jansen Hunter added nine digs. Jamie Mentzer added seven digs for the Rustlers while Emma Steers added four digs for the Rustlers.

The Miller Rustlers’ volleyball team defeated the Highmore-Harrold Pirates in Miller 3-0 (26-24, 25-19, 27-25) in a home game October 22.

Leading the way for the Rustlers from the service line was Denae Schlechter, who was 14-15 for 10 points and an ace. Jamie Mentzer was 10-11 for seven points and two aces. Jansen Hunter was 11-12 for six points and three aces. Jaden Kellogg was 12-13 with seven points.

Jamie Mentzer led the attack for the Rustlers with 11 kills. Jansen Hunter added eight kills for the rustlers while Kristen Peterka added seven kills with emma steers adding four kills.

Jamie Mentzer led the Rustlers defensively at the net with two blocks with Jansen Hunter adding a block.

Denae Schlechter had all 27 of the Rustler assists in the match. Emma Steers and Jamie Mentzer led the way with 15 digs apiece. Kristen Peterka added 14 digs with Jaden Kellogg adding 11 digs for the Rustlers.

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Jamie Mentzer (#3) spikes the ball over the net as Emma Steers (#5) stands at the ready during last Monday’s home game versus Highmore-Harrold.