DE SMET — The De Smet Lady Bulldogs defeated the Castlewood Warriors 3-1 Thursday night at De Smet.
Leading servers for the Lady Bulldogs were Kelsey Poppen with two aces and Kennedy Fast with one ace. Poppen led the Lady Bulldogs in defense at the net with a whopping 19 blocks. Amanda Poppen helped out with 14 blocks. Other leading defenders were Tayler Schoenfelder with 32 digs and Fast with 25 digs. Leading attackers were Poppen with seven kills and Fast with six kills. Julianna Albrecht led in assists with 12 and Shelace Albrecht had 11 assists.
Leading the Warriors in serving were Lindsey Strait with three aces and Breanna Dekam with two aces. Leading attackers were Dekam with 14 kills and Sierra Johnson with seven kills. Lindsey Strait was the leading setter with 25 assists. Johnson led the defensive effort with nine digs.
De Smet 12 25 25 25
Castlewood 25 19 19 23
De Smet (6-10)
Serving: Kelsey Poppen 11/13, 2 aces; Kennedy Fast 15/15 1 ace.
Hitting: K. Poppen 16/27, 7 kills; Fast 20/30, 6 kills.
Setting: Julianna Albrecht 63/68; 12 assists; Shelace Albrecht 61-65; 11 assists.
Blocks: K. Poppen 19; Amanda Poppen 14.
Digs: Taylor Schoenfelder 32 digs; Fast 25 digs.
Serving: Lindsey Strait 3 aces; Breanna Dekam 2 aces.
Hitting: Dekam 14 kills; Sierra Johnson 7 kills.
Setting: L. Strait 25 assists; Haley Strait 5 assists.
Blocks: Johnson 2; Braydon Davis 2.
Digs: Johnson 9; Dekam 6. For the complete article see the 09-28-2012 issue.
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