Elverado takes down Thompsonville in straight sets
By Doug Daniels
1351sports.com / elveradosports.com
October 10, 2019
(Thompsonville, Ill.) - Emma Funk had 10 kills and Morgan Bernardini had 9 digs as the Lady Falcons were in control against Thompsonville, winning the October 10 match in straight sets, 25-16, 25-15.
“We played exceptionally well defensively tonight,” said Elverado head coach Donette Wheatley. “We have really come together and are playing some great volleyball right now. We have some more big tests next week coming up before heading into regionals. It’s been a good week.”
Kaity Lewis added 5 kills for EHS, E. Funk finished with 6 digs and led blocks with 3. Emma Yates led Elverado in assists with 9.
The junior varsity Falcons suffered just their second loss on the year, falling 25-21, 20-25, 15-5. Chloe Barnes had a team-best 7 kills, Reese Funk had 6. Sydney Schenk had the most digs with 8.
The freshman match was won by Elverado, 25-17, 14-12. Emily Wisely finished with 5 kills, Faith Godoyo had 3 digs.