Posted On: 11/9/17 10:32 PM

In the quarterfinals match between #4 seed Elkhorn South and #5 seed Gretna, Elkhorn South won the match 24-26, 22-25, 25-14, 25-21, 15-11, three sets to two. The 4 and 5 seed match was a close one, going back and forth between both of the teams. Both Elkhorn South and Gretna had their ups and downs during the match, but the Storm prevailed.

 

Elkhorn South

Senior setter Emily Champion and sophomore setter Emily Bay had 20 and 25 set assists, respectively. Junior outside hitter Logan Connealy had 17 kills and 24 digs.

Freshman middle Rylee Gray came in second on her team for kills with 12. Riley Newton, senior libero carried her team with 31 digs. Newton is such a solid, relaxed, calm player even under pressure. Elkhorn South seemed to struggle a little defensively with a few miscommunication errors at the beginning of the match, which is unlike them. The Storm came back from a few major point deficits in the second set. Elkhorn South had some great battle in them to come back and win the match when they were down two sets to none.

 

Gretna

Kamryn Schuler, junior outside hitter led her team with 19

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