The Manchester 8th grade volleyball team defeated Whitko at Whitko Middle School on Wednesday, September 10th. The scores for the A match were 25-23, 25-8. Leading the way for the Lady Squires were: Kasi Capser with 18 service points with 12 aces, 4 kills, 1 assist and 1 dig; Kelsey Eichenauer with 9 service points including 3 aces and 1 kill; Emma West with 7 service points with 5 aces, 1 kill, and 6 digs; Anna Osborne tallied 6 kills, 4 assists and 1 dig; Kennidy Lauer had 4 kills and 2 digs and Halie Wampler had 3 kills and 8 assists.
“This is the best match we’ve played so far this year. We won the long rallies and stayed focus when the score was close. I am excited to see where we go from here!” Coach Gnagy
Manchester won the B match 25-20. Greta Auler had 3 aces; Kelsey Eichenauer and Halie Wampler had 2 aces; Anna Osborne and Morgan Stroud had 1 ace. Kennidy Lauer had Halie Wampler both had 1 kill. Stoud, Auler and Kiann Allen contributed solid defensive play.
The Lady Squires are back in action on September 23rd at Edgewood.