Elverado's win streak at 9 games after sweeping Shawnee

By Doug Daniels

1351sports.com / elveradosports.com

September 20, 2018

  (Wolf Lake, Ill.) - The Lady Falcons added another W to their streak, which now sits at nine games, claiming victory at Shawnee on September 20 by the score of 25-12, 25-13. Allie Whittington dominated the net with 9 kills for Elverado.

  “It was another good night,” said EHS coach Donette Wheatley. “Everybody got on the floor at some point and they all did well We’ve got to keep playing the way we are, putting our opponents on the defensive. We’ve got to stick together and keep playing team ball.”

  The victory improved the Falcons’ records to 13-7 overall, 5-0 in SEC play.

  Whittington and Jessica Elson each had a pair of digs. Emma Yates led assists with 8, and Elson led service aces with 3.

  Elverado’s J-V squad also came home with a win, 25-13, 25-11, improving to 8-3 (5-0). Gracie Dowdy’s 3 kills led the offense, Morgan Bernardini had a team-high 4 digs, and Reese Funk had 3 blocks.


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