Phelps, No.6, slammed 19 kills down against Omak on Tuesday evening to lead the
Lady Goats to a three game victory over the Pioneers.
Goats extend record to 7-0
by Richard Uhlhorn
hosts the Tonasket Tigers
Thursday, October 10
Chelan extended their overall record to 7-0 to
remain undefeated in volleyball action this year. In a three game match, Chelan
defeated the Omak Pioneers 25-9, 25-18, 25-15.
Play was very evenly spread out across the board for
Chelan with Abby Phelps leading the way with 19 kills, 8 digs and 7/7 serving.
She was followed by Makenzie Harris who had 12 kills and 2 digs on the evening.
Both of them were being fed by Johanna Fuller who ended the evening’s play with
The Lady Goats ran into some early difficulty
against the Pioneers in Game 2 as Omak matched them point for point up to about
12. Chelan finally got its defense going against their offense and closed that
game out 25-18.
Omak also played well in the Game 3, but was no
match for the impressive back court defense and line play by Megan Robinson (9
digs), Karle Pittsinger (5 kills), Jenny Sunberg (3 kills), Aleea Ferguson (4
digs), Tess Young (3 digs), Haley Holliday (3 digs) and Emma Stockholm (4 digs)
On the service line, Chelan was equally good with
Megan Robinson and Aleea Ferguson leading the serving game with 13/13 each
followed by Haley Holliday with 8/8.
As we go to press, the Cascade Kodiaks remain
undefeated, beating Brewster in three games. They are in second place with a
record of 6-0 and will face Chelan on October 17 in the Chelan High School
Chelan’s JV team won its match, but the ‘C’ Squad
Last Saturday, October 5, the Lady Goats traveled to
Brewster and all three squads posted wins. However the varsity match wasn’t all
that easy for the Lady Goats who won in three exciting games, 28-26, 25-21, 25-14.
Abby Phelps had an incredible 24 kills, 4 blocks and
8 digs to lead the Goats. Johanna Fuller had 34 assists and 3 blocks. Jenny
Sundberg led the team in blocks with 5 and also contributed 6 kills from her
In the back court, Megan Robinson dug out 7 balls
with Aleea Ferguson right behind her with 5 digs.
On the service line, Abby Phelps and Haley Holliday
were both 10/10 and Johanna Fuller served 10/11 with 1 ace.