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Trojan Volleyball gets first DAC win at Crown Point

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The Chesterton volleyball team halted its three-match losing streak and picked up its first Duneland Athletic Conference victory with a 17-25, 25-16, 26-24, 25-17 win at Crown Point Thursday night.

Offensively, the Trojans were led by Jennifer Williams and Katie Urycki with nine kills each. Ali Ostrom tallied eight kills and Shelby Ruffner had five kills.

Ariane Mahaffey dished out a team-best 23 assists.

Defensively, Sara Tarnowski had 15 digs with Urycki adding 12. Williams and Mahaffey each recorded five digs in the win.

At the net, Ostrom and Williams each had seven block kills, with Ruffner adding three and Urycki tallying two in the victory.

Chesterton 17-25-26-25, Crown Point 25-16-24-17


Chesterton -- Jennifer Williams 9 kills, 5 assists, 5 digs, 7 block kills; Katie Urycki 9 kills, 12 digs, 2 block kills; Sara Tarnowski 15 digs; Emily Marcus 2 service aces, 2 digs; Emily Nix 3 kills, 3 digs; Shelby Ruffner 5 kills, 3 block kills; Ariane Mahaffey 2 kills, 23 assists, 5 digs; Ali Ostrom 8 kills, 7 block kills.

Record: Chesterton 3-3 (1-2 DAC).

Junior Varsity

Crown Point 25-25,

Chesterton 13-24

The Chesterton junior varsity fell to 0-3 in Duneland Athletic Conference play with a 25-13, 25-24 loss at Crown Point.

Offensively, Aubrey Nagdeman led the Trojans with four kills, while Shelby Snyder recorded three kills. Whitney Schreiber, Lia Lombardini, Abby Moon and Samantha Stueber all had two kills.

Snyder and Nagdeman each dished out six assists.

Defensively, Lombardini and Ashley Hecimovich each had six digs with Snyder tallying five digs. Nagdeman and Allie Sink each recorded four digs.


Chesterton 25-12-15,

Crown Point 11-25-14

The Chesterton freshman outlasted Crown Point in a 25-11, 12-25, 15-14 victory on Thursday.

Offensively, Olivia Sech had a team-best four kills and Taylor Eaton had three kills. Taylor Rodriguez also tallied a kill.

Caitlyn Toth dished out a team-high six assists.

Defensively, Elena Azcona had 13 digs and Katelyn Woods added 12 digs. Toth and Alaina Kogler had nine digs, while Sech added eight digs.

Sech also had three block kills in the victory.



Posted 8/31/2012