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Vikings Take All
September 26, 2013Cass Midway High School
By Laine Mills
The Midway Varsity Volleyball team traveled to Knob Noster, MO to compete in the 2013 Knob Noster Tournament on Saturday, September 21. The team came out on top as champions, winning every match in two games.
In the morning pool play the Lady Vikings won against Clinton (25-12 and 25-17), Nothwest (25-15 and 25-18), and Harrisonville JV (25-17 and 25-16).
In bracket play, the Lady Vikings played Clinton in the semi-finals winning in two games (25-14 and 25-11).
Leading the Viking attacks in the semi-final game was Laine Mills, who had 12 hits and 3 kills, Emily Aksamit, who had 10 hits and 4 kills, Megan O’Brien, who had 8 hits and 6 kills, Miranda Dahman, who had 8 hits and 4 kills, and Mariah Keeney, who had 6 hits and 2 kills.
The Vikings had a total of 40 serves with 4 aces. Raelynn Goddard had 11 completed serves with 1 ace, Megan O’Brien had 11 completed serves, Mariah Keeney had 5 completed serves with 1 ace, Jessica Owens had 4 completed serves with 1 ace and Miranda Dahman had 3 completed serves with 1 ace.
The Lady Vikings had a total of 24 digs: Emily Aksamit had 6 digs, Raelynn Goddard had 5 digs, Devyn Worthley had 4 digs, and Megan O’Brien had 3 digs.
Jodi Rhodes had the leading number of assists with 8, Kasey Roberson had 7 assists, Laine Mills had 2 assists, Megan O’Brien, Raelynn Goddard, and Mariah Keeney all had 1 assist each.
The Lady Vikings had a total of 19 serve receive passes: Raelynn Goddard had 8 passes, Megan O’Brien had 5 passes, Miranda Dahman had 3 passes, Allie Geivett, Emily Aksamit and Jodi Rhodes had 1 pass each.
After the Viking victory in the semi-finals, the Lady Vikings moved on to win against the Lady Fighting Orioles from Concordia High School in the championship game (25-15 and 25-21) and brought home the championship trophy.
The Lady Vikings were on a “killing spree” with a total of 24 kills and 84 attacks. Emily Aksamit lead the team with 19 attacks and 2 kills, Megan O’Brien had 12 attacks and 7 kills, Jessica Owens had 11 attacks and 5 kills, Laine Mills had 11 attacks and 3 kills, Miranda Dahman had 10 attacks and 1 kill, Mariah Keeney had 7 attacks and 4 kills, Raelynn Goddard had 7 attacks and 2 kills, Jodi Rhodes had 6 attacks and Kasey Roberson had 1 attack.
Jessica Owens and Megan O’Brien both had 9 completed serves and 1 ace each, Miranda Dahman had 7 completed serves and 2 aces, Raelynn Goddard had 6 completed serves, and Mariah Keeney had 5 completed serves.
The Lady Vikings had a total of 56 digs. Raelynn Goddard led the team with 21 digs, followed by Jodi Rhodes with 11 digs, Miranda Dahman with 10 digs, Megan O’Brien with 4 digs, Jessica Owens and Emily Aksamit with 3 digs each, Kasey Roberson with 2 digs, and Laine Mills with 1 dig.
Kasey Roberson lead the team with 13 assists; Jodi Rhodes had 6, Mariah Keeney had 2, and Raelynn Goddard had 1.
The Lady Vikings had a total of 32 serve receive passes. Raelynn Goddard had a total of 10, Megan O’Brien had 8, Miranda Dahman had 7, Emily Aksamit had 5, and Mariah Keeney had 2.
Coach Chamberlin said “Knob Noster was a great tournament for us. We played to our potential and ran our offense well. It was great walking away with a first place finish!”