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CHS Volleyball runs win streak to three

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The Chesterton volleyball team ran its win streak to three with a 25-19, 25-17, 25-20 victory over Michigan City on Thursday night.

Offensively, the Trojans were led by Jennifer Williams and Shelby Ruffner with eight kills each. Ali Ostrom tallied six kills, while Katie Urycki and Emily Nix had four kills apiece.

Ariane Mahaffey dished out a team-best 19 assists and Williams added nine assists.

Defensively, Emily Marcus had 13 digs with Urycki adding 12. Sara Tarnowski contributed nine digs and Williams tallied seven digs. Mahaffey recorded five digs in the win.

At the net, Williams led the way with three block kills with Ruffner and Ostrom adding two each.

On the service line, Ruffner had a team-best three service aces, while Williams, Urycki and Tarnowski all had two aces.

The Trojans return to the court on Saturday when they host the nine-team CHS Invitational beginning at 9 a.m.

Chesterton 25-25-25, Michigan City 19-17-20


Chesterton -- Jennifer Williams 8 kills, 9 assists, 7 digs, 3 block kills; Katie Urycki 4 kills, 2 service aces, 12 digs; Sara TarnowskI 2 service aces, 9 digs; Emily Marcus 13 digs; Jessica Thornton 1 dig; Emily Nix 4 kills, 2 digs; Shelby Ruffner 8 kills, 3 service aces, 2 block kills; Ariane Mahaffey 2 kills, 19 assists, 5 digs; Ali Ostrom 6 kills, 2 block kills.

Record: Chesterton 5-3 (3-2 DAC).

Junior Varsity

Chesterton 21-25-15,

Michigan City 25-17-9

The Chesterton junior varsity picked up its first Duneland Athletic Conference win with a tough three-game 21-25, 25-17, 15-9 victory over Michigan City.

Offensively, Samantha Stueber led the way with 12 kills, while Lia Lombardini recorded 10 kills. Aubrey Nagdeman had nine kills with Whitney Schreiber adding six kills.

Nagdeman dished out a team-best 17 assists with Carley Bartolini tallying 14 assists.

On the service line, Nagdeman tallied five aces and Shelby Snyder added two aces.

Defensively, Allie Sink had 16 digs and Lombardini added 10 digs. Nagdeman recorded nine digs with Ashley Hecimovich tallying seven digs. Bartolini and Emily Parkerson each had four digs in the win.


Chesterton 25-25,

Michigan City 24-24

The Chesterton freshman improved to 4-4 on the year with a 25-24, 25-24 victory over Michigan City on Thursday.

Olivia Sech led the offense with three kills, while Katelyn Woods and Elena Azcona each had one kills. Woods also dished out three assists.

Kaylee Goin recorded a team-best four service aces with Sech adding two aces.

Defensively, Azcona had a team-high 14 digs with Sech adding eight digs. Alaina Kogler and Goin each recorded six digs with Taylor Rodriguez tallying three digs.


Posted 9/7/2012