By: Maddie Greer
The Bulldogs moved on to Round 2 of Sectionals after a 3-0 win over Terre Haute South Vigo. It was an smooth win with set scores of 25-14, 25-14 and 25-7.
Head Coach Katie Maples says this win is due to a season full of learning: "We've been talking a lot about being mature and being able to handle what's put on our plate in front of us and do a good job of taking care of business and doing the things we've been asking and following scouting reports."
Offensive leaders were senior Skyy Smith with 12 kills, freshman Quinci Thomas with 8 kills, sophomore Audrey Naberhaus with 5 kills, senior Ashley Margetts and sophomore Kendall Meller with 4 kills each, senior Katie Hardegree with 24 assists and junior Morgan Syoen with 11 assists.
The Dogs will play again on Saturday, Oct. 19 at 1 PM vs. Plainfield at Plainfield.
About the Dogs
- Won 3-0 over Terre Haute South Vigo in round 1 of Sectionals with set scores of 25-14, 25-14 and 25-7
- 19-11 record
- Second in conference records with a 6-1, Hamilton Southeastern holds the top spot with a 7-0
- Currently ranked #17 in the state
- 4 players ranked in HCC top 20 hitters (Skyy Smith, Quinci Thomas , Kendall Meller and Ashley Margetts)
- 4 players ranked in HCC top 20 kill leaders (Quinci Thomas, Skyy Smith, Ashley Margetts and Kendall Meller)
- 4 players ranked in HCC top 20 assist leaders (Katie Hardegree, Morgan Syoen, Cate Murphy and Ella Hemmings)
- Ella Hemmings ranked #19 in HCC top 20 ace leaders with 23 aces.
- 4 players ranked in HCC top 20 blockers (Audrey Naberhaus, Kendall Meller, Skyy Smith and Marah Wood)
- 3 players ranked in HCC top 20 dig leaders (Ella Hemmings, Ashley Margetts and Morgan Syoen)
About the Quakers
- Won 3-0 over Mooresville in round 1 of Sectionals with set scores of 25-15, 25-11 and 25-12
- Currently hold a 25-7 record
- 6-1 record in the Mid-State Conference
- 3 players in Mid-State top 20 hitters (Olivia Utterback, Jadyn Ross and Gracie Brackney)
- 3 players in Mid-State top 20 kill leaders (Olivia Utterback, Jadyn Ross and Gracie Brackney)
- 3 players in Mid-State top 20 assist leaders (Isabelle Vernengo, Jordyn Pax and Olivia Utterback)
- 4 players in Mid-State top 20 ace leaders (Isabelle Vernego, Olivia Utterback, Peiper Hesson and Grace McNamara)
- 3 players in Mid-State top blockers (Eden Amis, Olivia Utterback and Emily Lynch
The Bulldogs beat the Quakers 3-0 on Sept. 9 with set scores of 25-13, 25-12 and 25-15. The Dogs were lead by freshman Quinci Thomas pulling 15 kills and junior Morgan Syoen with 23 assists and 11 digs.
Tuesday | 10.15
Match 1: Decatur Central vs. Terre Haute North Vigo // 7 PM (Terre Haute North Vigo won 3-1)
Thursday | 10.17
Match 2: Brownsburg vs. Terre Haute South Vigo // 6 PM (Brownsburg won 3-0)
Match 3: Plainfield vs. Mooresville // 7 PM (Plainfield won 3-0)
Saturday | 10.19
Match 4: Avon vs. Terre Haute North Vigo // 11 AM
Match 5: Brownsburg vs. Plainfield // 1 PM
Sectional Championship: Match 4 winner vs. Match 5 winner // 7 PM
All above matches will be played at Plainfield High School
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