Alma Picks Up a Win at Hitchcock County Tournament

Alma got off to a slow start early Saturday morning.  They lose to Maywood-Hayes Center with a score 25-16 and 25-12. The team’s serving was improved with 3 ace serves. The Cardinals defeat Arapahoe in the next game with a score 23-25, 26-24 and 25-22.  The team continued their great serving with combined 14 ace serves. The team together had 36 kills and 33 digs. Freshman Maddie Ehrke helped the team win the 2nd set with her amazing serving with a 6 point run to bring the Cardinals from behind 20-24. For the third game, Alma takes a close loss against Hitchcock County. Alma won the first set 25-15, dropped the second set 22-25 and lost the third set 17-25.  Senior Jadyn Heckenlively had an amazing 20 kills in this game. Junior Tiffany Wells helped us out with 14 digs and 3 blocks. The Lady Cardinals left Culbertson adding 1 win and 2 losses to their record.  They travel Arapahoe for Triangular on September 12th.  The Lady Cardinals will be home on Saturday with a Triangular with Blue Hill and Superior.  Games start at 10 am.

Article by Bonnie Nelson


Speak Your Mind