Lady Knights Earn First Conference Win in Four Years
September 26, 2019
The New Glarus volleyball team won against Cambridge on September 17th in 5 sets, 25-22, 25-8, 25-10, 20-25, 15-5, which marks their first conference win since 2015.
Alexah Mellenberger led the team with 15 kills, while Lily Himmelmann had 12 kills. Himmelmann had 4 blocks and Mellenberger had 2, Emma Marty also had 2 blocks and Lola Gillaspie had 3 blocks and 5 aces. Grace Nommensen had 28 assists and Ellie Eichelkraut had 3 aces.
On September 19th, the team played at Abundant Life Christian and won in 3, 25-22, 25-16, 25-16.
Leading the team in kills was Lola Gillespie with 10 while Alexah Mellenberger had 9. Lily Himmelmann had 4 blocks, Ellie Eichelkraut had 4 aces, Grace Nommensen had 22 assists and Brooke Watrud had 13 digs.
The Lady Knights faced Belleville at home on September 24th, will play at Wisconsin Heights on October 1st and will play at a tournament in Rio on October 5th.