The Wabash Middle School 7th Grade Volleyball Team won the Southwood Invitational Jr. High Volleyball Tournament on Saturday, Sept. 26th.
In Pool Play the 7th Grade Lady Apaches defeated N. Miami in a 2 game set, 25-15/25-16. Their only loss of the day was to Manchester. The Squires took the 1st game from Wabash 25-9. The Apaches bounced back in game 2, winning 25-22. Manchester won the 2 set match by points. Wabash avenged an earlier season loss, winning over Northfield, 25-12/25-18, to end pool play with the best record and a chance to play for the championship vs Tip Valley.
Wabash came out on top winning the championship 25-17/25-11.
The Wabash 7th Grade Volleyball Team Record is: 11-5
Leading the way for the WMS 7th Grade Team was:
Kyndal Fields with 29 Service Points, including; 7 Aces, 17 Service Receptions, 26 digs, and 3 Kills.
Nicole Gunderman had 27 Service Points, with 9 Aces, 12 Service Receptions, 9 Digs, 4 Kills and a Block.
Alivia Short had 20 service Points, with 6 Aces, 10 Kills, 3 Blocks, 2 Assists, 9 Service Receptions, and 5 Digs.
Olivia Lindsay added 16 Service points, with 4 Aces, 8 Assists, 10 Digs, 4 Service Receptions, and 2 Kills.
Jordan Stumbo contributed 10 Service Points, with 3 Aces, an Assist, a Kill, and 3 Digs.
Kylie Ray had 9 Service Points, with 2 Aces, 4 Service Receptions, an Assist and a Kill.
Brooke Bowling had 5 Service Points, 5 Assists, and 4 Digs.
Kylie Brumley added 5 Service Receptions and a Dig.
Madison Lutz had an Ace for a Service Point, and an Assist.
Isabelle Davis had 2 Digs.
Taliyah Hunt had a Service Reception.
The Wabash 8th Grade Volleyball Team came in 4th Place at the Southwood Volleyball Invitational. Their record is 8-7. In pool play the Lady Apaches fell to Lakeview in their 1st match of the day, 15-25/13-25. The Wabash team came back in their 2nd match to defeat Tip Valley 25-21/25-22. Wabash won their 1st game vs Northfield 25-20, Northfield won the 2nd game 25-21, with Wabash winning the 2 set match by a point.
Wabash came in 2nd in their pool play for the chance to take 3rd place in the tournament vs Manchester. Wabash came in 4th after losing to Manchester 22-25/22-25. Lakeview won the 8th Grade Tournament and Southwood took 2nd place.
Leading for the Wabash 8th Grade Team was:
Hannah Kerr with 18 Service Points, including 3 Aces, 2 Kills, 7 Service Receptions, and 4 Digs.
Delaney Truman added 16 Service Points, with 3 Aces, 8 Kills, 5 Service Receptions, 2 Digs, an Assist, and a Block.
Lexi Westendorf had 14 service points, with 2 aces, 15 Service Receptions, a Kill, 7 Digs, and 18 Assists.
Taylor Johnson contributed 11 Service Points, with an Ace, 28 Service Receptions, and 13 digs.
Sydnee Osborn had 10 Service Points, with 3 Aces, 2 Kills, 12 Digs, 14 Service Receptions, and 6 Assists.
Carmen Higdon added 8 Service Points, with an Ace, 2 Assists, 7 Blocks, 15 Kills, 16 Digs, and 19 Service Receptions.
Alexis Burton contributed 5 Service Receptions and 6 Digs.
Hailey Dean had 2 Kills and a Dig.