The Manchester Lady Squire volleyball team went on the road to Peru for their first match of the year Tuesday, sweeping the Tigers in a TRC matchup 25-18, 25-12, 25-19
Manchester jumped out to a quick 3-0 lead in game one off an ace from Kendra Auler and built the lead to 8-3 with Paige Wagoner recording an ace. The Squires maintained their 5 point lead until Kendra Binkley got a kill and the Squires got back to back aces from Cierra Carter to open a 19-10 lead on their way to the 25-18 game one win.
To start game two the Squires went to Carter, who recorded three kills as Manchester jumped out to a 6-1 lead. After a misque it would be Binkley and Mattie Mckee recording kills as the lead grew to 15-3 and eventually 21-6. Peru cut the Squire lead to 23-12 when Sydney Day got two straight aces as the Squires won game two 25-12.
Again it would be a fast start for Manchester in game three as Corrie Osborne nailed two kills with Binkley and McKee adding one each for a 5-1 lead. Peru would cut the lead to 5-4 but Manchester answered with a double block from McKee and Osborne, plus two kills from Carter to make it 10-4. Up 16-10 the Squires faltered a little with the Tigers coming back to within one at 17-16 when Osborne recorded a tip that ignited a 5-0 run to make it 22-16.Binkley would get two more kills down the stretch as the Squires won game three 25-16 for the sweep.
|#||Athlete Name||K||A||BS||Tot Blks||D||Asst||R|
|1||Kendra Auler (So)||0||2||0||0||8||13||1|
|10||K. Eichenauer (Jr)||0||0||0||0||1||0||3|
|12||Kendra Binkley (Sr)||10||0||0||0||4||0||9|
|13||Cierra Carter (Jr)||11||4||0||0||5||0||16|
|14||Mattie McKee (So)||1||0||0||1||1||0||0|
|3||Ali Casper (Sr)||0||2||0||0||6||0||3|
|4||Corrie Osborne (Sr)||6||0||0||1||2||11||2|
|6||Emma West (Fr)||0||0||0||1||0||1|
|7||Sydney Day (So)||0||0||0||0||0||0||3|
|8||Anna Osborne (Fr)||1||0||0||0||1||1||0|
|9||Paige Wagoner (So)||0||1||0||0||3||0||2|
The junior varsity topped Peru 25-5, 25-23.
The following are the start for the JV games: Rosen led with 6 aces in her 15 serve run in game one. The following all collected one ace: Paige Wagoner, Kennidy Lauer, and Alicia Fields. Tied for most kills were Kennidy Lauer and Emma Casper each with 2 kills. Kennedy Rosen, Greta Auler, Alicia Fields, and Paige Wagoner all had one kill a piece. Emma Casper had 3 assists for the night and both Kennidy Lauer and Emma West had 1. Lauer led with 4 digs, Fields followed with 2, then West, Wagoner, and Rosen ended up with 1 each.