Windom 22-22-25-27-15 = 3
TMB 25-25-22-25-12 = 2
The Windom Eagle volleyball team rallied from a 2-0 deficit Tuesday night to win a marathon 3-2 victory over Tracy-Milroy-Balaton in Tracy.
Each set in the match was determined by three or fewer points, indicating just how tight the match was throughout the night.
TMB won the opening sets by identical 25-22 scores before the Eagles won set three 25-22. The Eagles then fought off a match point to win set four 27-25 before winning set five 15-12.
Windom had a strong night from the service line and a steady night in serve reception. The Eagles were led by Tristyn Maras and Charlee Huska with two ace serves each. The team finished with eight aces in the match.
TMB had seven ace serves in the match, but the Eagles were able to consistently set up an attack against the Panthers’ strong serves.
Maras led the Eagles with 23 kills. Elliot Espenson added 10 kills and Hannah Dauer recorded six kills. Espenson added a team-high three solo blocks.
Makenna McNamara finished with 23 set assists. Huska finished with 15 assists. Kadyn Paulson had a team-high 26 digs with Hadley Sammons adding 13 digs.
RRC 23-25-13 = 0
RCW 25-27-25 = 3
After dropping two close sets to start the match, Red Rock Central ran out of gas Tuesday night, falling 3-0 to Renville County West at Renville.
RCW won the opening set 25-23, then rallied to win set two 27-25 before rolling to a 25-13 win in set three, closing out the sweep.
Sondra Rindfleisch led RRC with six kills. Jada Radmaker added three kills.
Emily DeCock had three ace serves on 11-of-12 serving. Ella Erickson added a pair of aces on 7-of-7 serving and Jadyn Steen was 15-of-16 with an ace.
DeCock had a team-high 10 set assists and 11 digs. Steen added 10 assists.
Next matches: Check for updates after each match.
Windom: at SWC (Edgerton), Sept. 1
MLAC: vs. Cleveland (at Comfrey), Sept. 6
RRC: at Windom, Sept. 6