Posted On: 09/6/19 11:40 AM
Elkhorn South’s Rylee Gray hits around the block of Millard South’s Paige Fixemer during Thursday’s match. Elkhorn South won 3-1. Photo by Berk Brown.
ELKHORN – Technically, Ibi Green is a right-side hitter for Elkhorn South, but on Thursday night against Millard South, she played the role of closer in helping lead the #2 Storm to a 25-20, 27-25, 21-25, 25-17 victory over the #8 Patriots.
Green, a Nebraska-Kearney recruit, had a match-high 22 kills on just 33 swings, as Elkhorn South improved to 3-0 on the year while Millard South dropped to 4-3.
In set one, it was Nebraska recruit Rylee Gray that set the tone early with three kills and three blocks that pushed the Storm out to an 8-3 lead. Anothe