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Volleyball Vikings Meet Up With Blue Ridge Christian
September 20, 2013Cass Midway High School
By Kasey Roberson
The Varsity Lady Vikings traveled to Blue Ridge Christian on Thursday, September 19 with a big win in their sights. The Blue Ridge Christian team has only 9 players, so only the Varsity rode to Raytown.
The girls won in 2 games with scores of 25-17 and 25-18.
The serving percentage of the team as a whole averaged at about 91%. Megan O’Brien led the team with 13/14. Raelynn Goddard was 10/10, Kasey Roberson was 4/5, and Jessica Owens was 5/5. Miranda Dahman was 4/4 and Johnna Hawkins was 3/4. Emily Aksamit and Jodi Rhodes were both 2/2 and Mariah Keeney was 1/1.
The Lady Vikings had a very good blocking night! Miranda Dahman had a total of 7 blocks, with 6 solo blocks and 1 block assist. Laine Mills had 2 block assists and Mariah Keeney had 1 block assist. Emily Aksamit had one solo block as well.
Serve-receive was not up-to-par for the Lady Vikings. Megan O’Brien was 9/10. Raelynn Goddard Miranda Dahman and Allie Geivett were all 4/4. Emily Rockley was 2/3 and Alyssa Bayard was 2/2. Emily Aksamit, Devyn Worthley and Jessica Owens all were 1/1.
The team kill percentage was a low 26%. Miranda Dahman and Emily Aksamit each had 5 kills, Jessica Owens had 2 kills, and Megan O’Brien, Alyssa Bayard, Mariah Keeney, and Jodi Rhodes all had 1 kill.
The Lady Vikings had 29 digs, with 4 errors. Raelynn Goddard had 8 digs. Megan O’Brien, Emily Rockley and Jodi Rhodes each had 3 digs. Laine Mills, Jessica Owens, Allie Geivett, Miranda Dahman and Emily Aksamit all had 2 digs. Mariah Keeney and Devyn Worthley both had 1 dig.
The Lady Vikings had a total of 13 assists. Jodi Rhodes had 8 assists, Kasey Roberson had 3 assists, and Rachel Eason and Miranda Dahman had 1 assist each.
Coach Chamberlain commented: "We walked away with another win last night. Our passing struggled a bit but we had our block show up as Miranda Dahman ended the night with 6 solo blocks and 2 block assists. Parts of our game are slowly starting to come together.”
The Varsity Vikings travel to the Knob Noster Tournament on Saturday, Sept. 21, while the JV Vikings travel to the Archie JV Tournament.