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Trojan Volleyball beats Portage in 4 games

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The Chesterton volleyball team improved to 16-5 on the year and 8-3 in Duneland Athletic Conference play with a 25-19, 24-26, 26-24, 25-22 victory at Portage on Thursday.

Offensively, Katie Urycki led the Trojans with 17 kills, while Shelby Ruffner added eight. Jennifer Williams added six kills with Emily Nix and Jessica Urycki tallying five kills.

Ariane Mahaffey led the team with 18 assists and Williams recorded 13 assists.

Defensively, Urycki had 14 digs and Mahaffey added 13. Williams tallied 11 digs and Sara TarnowskI had 10 digs. Jordyn Moleski recorded seven digs in the win.

Ruffner led the Trojans at the net with three block kills. Urycki and Mahaffey had two block kills each.

Chesterton 25-24-26-25, Portage 19-26-24-22


Chesterton -- Jennifer Williams 6 kills, 13 assists, 11 digs; Katie Urycki 17 kills, 14 digs, 2 block kills; Sara TarnowskI 10 digs; Emily Nix 5 kills, 2 digs; Jordyn Moleski 7 digs; Jessica Urycki 5 kills, 2 digs; Shelby Ruffner 8 kills, 4 digs, 3 block kills; Ariane Mahaffey 18 assists, 13 digs.

Portage -- Mariah Wright 15 kills, 12 digs; Michaela Miller 40 assists, 21 digs; Chloe Carda 10 kills; Allison Bachman 12 kills.

Record: Chesterton 16-5 (8-3 DAC), Portage 10-18 (1-10 DAC).

Junior Varsity

Chesterton 25-15-15,

Portage 15-25-13

The Chesterton junior varsity outlasted Portage in three games on Thursday night.

Offensively, Samantha Stueber had a team-best seven kills with Shelby Snyder adding five. Aubrey Nagdeman tallied four kills and Kaitlyn Kupyers had three kills.

Snyder dished out a team-high 11 assists and Nagdeman had nine assists to go along with five service aces.

Defensively, Emily Parkerson had a team-best 12 digs with Snyder adding 11. Allie Sink and Lia Lombardini each had four digs in the victory.


Portage 25-25, Chesterton 12-22

The Chesterton freshman team dropped a 25-12, 25-22 decision at Portage on Thursday.

Offensively, Elena Azcona had a team-best three kills with Kaylee Goin adding two kills. Taylor Eaton, Taylor Rodriguez and Lyndsey McNamara all had one kill.

Caitlyn Toth dished out a team-best six assists.

Defensively, Katelyn Woods had six digs with McNamara adding three digs. Katelynn Williams and Samantha Broering each had two digs.


Posted 9/28/2012