Volleyball: Pau-Wa-Lu Takes On Carson Valley Middle School

Posted By on February 16, 2017

Courtesy of Pau-Wa-Lu Volleyball · 2 min read

Results from the Pau-Wa-Lu Middle School volleyball matches this week:

EIGHTH GRADE

Pau-Wa-Lu defeated South Tahoe 25-15, 25-12.
Highlights:
Meadow Shull, Sage Hubkey, Alyssa Jenkins and Sophia Maricich had many aces.
Great hits by Ashlyn Nelson, Sophina Maricich and Meadow Shull.
Great back row defense by Raven Harmon, Montanna MacPherson and Mira Kumagai
Great sets by Alyssa Jenkins and Sophia Maricich
Pau-Wa-Lu eighth grade lost to Carson Valley Middle School on Tuesday in three sets, 25-16, 16-25, 15-10.
Highlights:
Kills
Meadow 4
Sophia 2
Sage 1
Courtney 1
Serving Aces
Sage 2
Sophia 2
Meadow 2
Blocks
Sage 1
Great all around play by Raven, Kaylyn, Mira and Montanna. Also Ashlyn was back on the court and serving.
SEVENTH GRADE
PWL beat South Tahoe 25-22, 21-25, 15-9.

PWL pulled away in the first set after STMS fought a strong back and forth battle throughout. Good service runs by Neveah Kizer and Jessica James, backed by good offense and defense by Riley Mello and Neveah Kizer, respectively.

Molly Cloutier played well at the net.

Hannah Schaeffer had an outstanding service run in the second set in a  comeback bid that just missed. Starting at 13-23, she scored 8 straight service points before STMS finally stopped her streak. Kristyn Webb had her first complete game at setter, getting 5 assists.

In the deciding set, Jessica James made two spectacular booming hits to start off the offense on the way to a 15-9 win. Riley Mello ran off 4 straight service points to create a commanding 10-3 lead mid-way through
the set.

Emma Glover set well in both first and third sets to lead the offense.

PWL survived a squeaker 22-25, 25-23, 25-23, with the last two being come-from-behind victories:

  • Down 19-23 in set 2 (Jessica James served out the set) and down 12-13 in the final set (Emma Glover served out the set).