MT. BLANCHARD — Leipsic's volleyball opened the 2014 season with a
Blanchard Valley Conference against one of the new teams entering the
conference this fall.
Leipsic went up to Riverdale and quickly
dispatched their newest league foe 25-16, 25-5 and 25-16 in the season
opener for both teams.
Kelly Nadler was 34-of-35 hitting for the
Vikings with 20 kills, five blocks and nine digs,while Shalynn Morman
was 22-of-24 hitting with 11 kills, three aces and 10 digs. Lindsey
Rieman and Kierra Meyer both had seven kills for Leipsic.
Emily Ellerbrock was 67-of-68 setting with 39 assists and three aces and Brenna Schroeder was 22-of-22 serving.
— Ottawa-Glandorf won their opening match at the Coldwater Spikeoff
Invitational Saturday, but then dropped a pair of three set matches to
two Midwest Athletic Conference foes.
The Titans opened with a
25-17, 25-14 win over Liberty-Benton before falling to host Coldwater
25-19, 22-25, 21-25. In their final match of the day, O-G fell to Fort
Loramie 17-25, 25-23, 18-25.
In the Liberty-Benton match, Anna
Bellman had 14 blocks and four kills for the Titans, while Kayla
Leatherman had three aces and 17 digs. Olivia Hermiller had six kills
and Brooke Eiden had four kills. Madison Stechschulte handed out 10
assists and Lauren Buddelmeyer had seven.
In the match with
Coldwater, Ashley Stechschulte had two aces and Madison Stechschulte had
16 assists. Hermiller pounded 12 kills, bellman had two blocks and 16
block assists and Leatherman had 19 digs.
In the Fort Koramie
match, Niki Ellerbrock pounded 10 kills and Jordan Alt had two solo
blocks, 11 assists and a block. Madison Stechschulte had 15 assists and
Leatherman 12 digs.