Volleygirls defeated Strike-O 15-8, 15-5
Volleygirls went undefeated
during the regular season, including a 15-1, 15-6 victory over their
counterpart in the volleyball
championship, Strike-O. Strike-O
was 3-2 in league play.
In game one, Kim Buehrle of
Volleygiris quickly put her team
into the lead by scoring the first
point off her serve. After two
sideouts, Volleygiris’ Cammy Wong
met little resistance as she rattled
off seven straight points with her
serve to give her team a commanding eight-point lead. Credit
the strong net play of Strike-O’s
Tara Wainwright and Katie
Anderson in helping their team to
stay close. However, the Volleygirls
serving was too potent and they
took the first game 15-8.
In game 2, Strike-O jumped to a 3-0 advantage, but the lead didn’t last very long. Volleygirls’ Diana Rosenberger’s serve went unchallenged for seven straight points. Even with Volleygiris misplays and sideouts, Strike-O was not able to earn points off their serve. With the Volleygirls up 12-5, Cynthia Lam served her team the 15-5 second game victory and the championship.