WALL OF FAME
TRACK AND FIELD
Freshman Volleyball Take Both Matches in Conference Opener
September 10, 2013Manteno High School
Manteno Freshman volleyball defeated Peotone 25-8, 25-13 and Herscher 25-15, 25-17 in the first week of I-8 Conference play. In the match against Peotone, Emma Hofmeister led the team with 7 kills as Nora Crockett was close behind with 4 kills. 4 assists by each Taelor Done and Caitlin Meyer plus the 2 kills recorded by Taylor Gilliam added to the Panther offense. Jordyn Shipp led the defense with 4 digs.
After a big win over Peotone, Manteno faced off against Herscher. Once again Hofmeister and Crockett lead the offense with 6 and 4 kills respectively. Assists by Done (7) and Amber Daly (4) helped the Panthers to be a strong offensive force. Leah Selk played a well rounded match earning 2 digs, 2 assists, and a service ace. Adding to the Panther defense was libero Aubree Mann with 2 digs.
The Freshman increase their overall reacord to 5-0 and are 2-0 in conference play. They are back in action on Saturday as they take on Sandwich and Coal City.