volleyball team improved to 12-4 on the season with a 25-20, 25-19, 25-17
Duneland Athletic Conference victory over Merrillville on Tuesday.
Nelson led the Trojans with nine kills, while Maggie Vrahoretis had eight
kills. Meghan Gaffigan tallied seven kills and Emma Ekblaw had five kills.
dished out a team-best 18 assists with Vrahoretis adding 12 helpers.
had 12 digs, while McKenna Guernsey tallied seven digs. Gaffigan had six
digs with AJ Devereaux, Ekblaw and Greta Tilden recording five digs each.
On the service
line, Vrahoretis and Nelson led the way with four aces each. Smilgius and
Tilden each had two aces.
At the net, Reese
Czarniecki and Gaffigan each tallied three blocks.
The Trojans return
to the court on Thursday when they host LaPorte. The JV match is set for 5
25-25-25, Merrillville 20-19-17
Chesterton -- Reese
Czarniecki 1 kills, 3 blocks; AJ Devereaux 5 digs; Emma Ekblaw 5 kills, 5
digs; Meghan Gaffigan 7 kills, 3 blocks, 6 digs; McKenna Guernsey 7 digs;
Katie Nelson 4 aces, 9 kills, 12 digs; Ella Rodriguez 2 kills; Vivi Smilgius
2 aces, 18 assists, 2 digs; Greta Tilden 2 aces, 5 digs; Maggie Vrahoretis 4
aces, 8 kills, 12 assists, 4 digs.
12-4 (4-3 DAC).