Trophy Time For The Panthers
By N3 Sports Team
Despite dropping their match to the Lions earlier in the day the Panthers came back in the finals to grind out a win and take home the hardware at the Shelby Invitational Saturday.
Hesperia earned the Silver Championship when they...
...rallied after a 17-25 first game loss to send the match to a 3rd game with a 25-23 win then took the decider 15-12.
Alyssa Miller fired off 30 kills to lead the offense with Delaney Hussey posting 25 and Ally Bayle finishing with 24. Gabrielle Fredrickson’s 26 digs paced the Panther defensive effort, while Miller tallied 18 and Heather Burell added another 13 for the Panthers.
At the net, Hussey led the team with 7 blocks, followed by 3 from Bayle, and a pair from Claire Rumsey.
Ceara Thomas totaled 76 assists on the day and Bayle led the team with 6 serving aces. Miller, Burrell, and Thomas each added 3 aces.
The Panthers record is now 20-17-2 on the season and they return to conference play Tuesday when they face White Cloud.