Blue Knights Volleyball Wins 2 Matches Over Weekend
The Blue Knights volleyball team won 2 big matches on Saturday at home. They beat Sub-Region opponents, Lake Region State College in the first match in 3 straight sets, and Gogebic CC in 4 sets.
In the first match, the Knights came out really strong and won the first set 25-11 and hit a season high .500 hitting percentage as a team. Freshman, Sam Carr, led the Knights with 9 kills and 1 block. Destiny Cox added 6 kills. Libero, Chelsea Kiewel added 4 aces and 12 digs.
The Knights went on to win the next 2 sets against Lake Region, 25-22 and 25-16.
The team played Gogebic CC in their next match and beat them in 4 sets. 25-10,24-26, 25-21, 25-23. The Knights were led by Sonje Odegard with 18 kills with a hitting percentage of .516, and 2 aces. Sam Carr had 11 kills and hit for .450 hitting percentage. Haley Anderson added 5 aces and 21 digs. Chelsea Kiewel added 27 digs.
The Blue Knights play at home on Wednesday vs St. Cloud Tech, and is on the road Friday against Iowa Central and Neosha CC.