Warriors 2nd at Jefferson Invite
September 9, 2012Sterling High School
The SHS Volleyball team saw its string of consecutive wins to begin the season increase to 12, before Wheaton Academy ended the streak in the championship game of the Rockford Jefferson Invitational Saturday.
The Golden Warriors won their first four games of the tournament, routing Jefferson (25-12, 25-14), Auburn (25-12, 25-14), and Rockford Christian (25-11, 25-12) in pool play. In the semi-finals, the Warriors ousted Pearl City 25-16, 25-21.
In the final, SHS fell to Wheaton Academy in straight sets 25-20, 25-18.
For the tournament, Krista Loos had 37 kills, 35 ace serves and 26 digs. Kiarra Harris had 24 kills and six blocks. Jennifer Rahn recorded a team-high 11 blocks. McKenna Pearson had 19 digs and 10 aces. Darian Bardoner and Caitlin Liston dished out 41 and 37 assists respectively.
Next Up: The Golden Warriors begin NIB-12 West play against LaSalle-Peru Tuesday (9/11) at Musgrove Fieldhouse. Action begins at 5:00 p.m.