VOLLEYBALL ROUNDUP: Kettle Falls comes out on top to Davenport, Wellpinit fall in four to Valley Christian
(COLIN HAFFNER/Chewelah Independent)
Davenport came into town for a match with Kettle Falls and didn’t feel much love as the Bulldogs knocked off the Gorillas in four sets 25-19, 25-23, 22-25, 30-28. Kettle Falls (3-8, 2-6) immediately picked up momentum with a first set win, and that momentum carried through into the third set before Davenport (1-13, 0-5) battled back to take a set of their own.
The Gorillas fought to try and even things up, but the Bulldogs got back on track to get the fourth set and match wins. Jocelyn Glover did a little of everything for the Bulldogs with 16 assists and three aces. Kathryn Lawrence added five blocks, and Malia Langrehr worked up eight digs to help out on the night.
Kettle Falls travels down to St. George’s for a match Oct. 22 at 6:30 p.m.
Wellpinit fall in four to Valley Christian
Wellpinit came out strong in their Thursday match with Valley Christian, taking the opening set over the Panthers before ultimately losing in four sets 25-14, 18-25, 10-25, 22-25. The Redskins proved to be a tough out for Valley Christian, playing closely almost throughout the night and nearly getting a second set win in the fourth to take the match the full distance.
However, the Panthers (2-3, 2-2) staved off the challenge to get the win in the end over Wellpinit (2-5, 2-5). The Redskins next take on Republic in a home matchup Oct. 19 at 12 p.m.