Lady Falcons roll past Sesser-Valier
By Doug Daniels
1351sports.com / elveradosports.com
September 3, 2019
(Sesser, Ill.) - Emma Funk had a team-high 9 kills and Elverado whipped up on Sesser-Valier in varsity volleyball on September 3 with a straight set win by scores of 25-9, 25-14. Hayli Havens added 5 kills and Kaity Lewis had 4.
“We just flat-out played some volleyball tonight,” said EHS coach Donette Wheatley. “We played a ton of offense against a very tall team. I don’t think they knew what hit them. It was awesome to watch how well we are playing together. I hope we can keep this intensity up because we sure are having fun.”
Lewis was also the team leader in digs with 4, and Havens and Abby Jeschke each had 3. Emma Yates had 8 assists, Morgan Bernardini 7.
In J-V action, the Lady Falcons won in three after dropping the first set, 22-25, 25-16, 18-16. Faith Godoyo led kills (3), Bernardini led digs (3) and assists (4), and Macy Whitaker topped blocks (3).
EHS also brought home a W in the freshmen game, 25-20, 15-6. Whitaker had 3 kills and 2 digs.