Volleyball: Tigers cruise past Wildcats
The Tiger volleyball team kicked the season off with a commanding win over Laporte
With 22 ace serves, the Pine River-Backus Tigers opened up their season in a big way with a 3-0 thrashing of the Laporte Wildcats Thursday, Aug. 26.
The Tigers held Laporte to three points in the first match, and eight in the second before sealing the sweep with a 25-15 victory.
Claire Dahl and Chloe Andrus each finished with seven ace serves. Hannah Barchus posted five kills, five ace serves and three digs while Emily Hanneken led the Tigers with eight kills.
Laporte 3 8 15
Pine River-Backus 25 25 25
Pine River-Backus statistics
Hannah Barchus 5 kills, 5 ace serves, 3 digs
Chloe Andrus 1 set assist, 1 kill, seve ace serves, 1 dig
Averie Sawyer 2 digs
Kaitlyn Rilea 2 digs
Meagen Irish 3 kills, 2 blocks, 1 ace serve, 2 digs
Alaura Dahl 18 set assists, 1 block
Claire Dahl 3 kills, 1 block 7 ace serves, 7 digs
Emily Hanneken 8 kills, 1 block, 2 digs
Anneka Lindquist 1 ace serve
Andrea James 2 digs
Kassidy Bristow 1 ace serve, 1 dig
Cate Travis 7 digs
Conference: PRB 1-0. Overall: PRB 1-0.