Tricounty News

Cubs varsity volleyball Oct. 5 & 7

Kimball varsity volleyball goes 1-1 for the week of Oct. 4

Tuesday, Oct. 5, the Kimball Cubs volleyball team traveled to ACGC to meet the Falcons in non-conference play. The Cubs were defeated in four sets, 18-25, 25-20, 21-25, and 23-25. Unforced errors and missed serves kept the Cubs out of sync most of the night. Match highlights included Steph Konz with nine kills and Breane Meierhofer with eight kills. Shannon Donnay also added 13 digs.

At home Thursday, Oct. 7, the Kimball Cubs volleyball team defeated the Eden Valley-Watkins Eagles 3-2 in close-match play. The Cubs started 0-2 for the evening, but found confidence in their ability to play and played aggressively. Match highlights included sophomore Breane Meierhofer with 10 kills, senior Shannon Donnay with 16 kills, and junior Steph Konz with 10 kills. Shannon also had 14 digs for the evening. Rachel Arnold had 31 set assists and 10 digs. The Cubs are now 2-3 in the conference and 6-9 overall.