Shawnee no problem for Lady Falcons
By Doug Daniels
1351sports.com / elveradosports.com
September 24, 2019
(Elkville, Ill.) - Elverado had no problem with Shawnee in their September 24 varsity volleyball match, holding the Lady Reds to a total of 15 points in a 25-8, 25-7 sweep.
Emma Funk (8) and Kaity Lewis (6) combined for 14 of the Lady Falcons’ 20 kills on the night. Chloe Barnes led EHS in digs with 4, followed by Lewis, Morgan Bernardini and Emma Yates, who each had 3. Yates led assists for the match with 9.
“We did a much better job of setting the ball up and hitting,” said Elverado head coach Donette Wheatley. “There were a lot less tips and pushes. They all played well tonight.”
After the victory, the Lady Falcons are 12-7 overall, 4-0 in the SEC.
There was no junior varsity or freshman match with Shawnee.