The Ottumwa Courier


September 4, 2013

Albia spikers sweep Sigourney


Bettis, Albia's most consistent hitter in the match, talked about her play.

"I'd like to think that I'm more consistent this year," Bettis said. "I just try and read the sets and react as I attack."

The fact that it was the opening match for Sigourney showed at times.

"We played a little cautious in spots," said Coach Chris Carter. "We will really work on our defense and passing before we play again."

Albia (1-3) will be back in action Thursday when they host Moulton-Udell and Southeast Warren. Sigourney (0-1) is off until Monday when they open South Iowa Cedar League play by hosting Montezuma.


Albia 25-25-25

Sigourney 19-18-19

Albia Statistics

Serving — Sydney Weldon 7/8, Hannah Dustin 8/9, Cassie Crall 10/11, Marissa Hugen 17/18, Brooke Bettis 18/18, Zoee Hutt 9/9, Katie Dyson 1/1. Team — 70/74. Aces — Weldon, Dustin, Crall 2, Hutt. Team — 5.

Hitting — Lexie Van Polen 5/7, Maria Maddy 2/3, Weldon 5/6, Bettis 30/33, Dyson 12/13, Dustin 27/33. Team — 81/95. Kills — Bettis 4, Dyson 2, Dustin 7. Team — 13.

Setting — Weldon 11, Hugen 11. Team — 26.

Blocks — Weldon, Dyson 5, Dustin. Team — 7.

Digs — Bettis 11, Dustin 10. Team — 40.

Sigourney Statistics

Serving — Sierra Davis 12/12, Karah Appleget 6/7, Sydney Davis 8/10, Jordan Carter 10/12, Brooke Schroeder 7/9, Maddi Denny 0/1, Courtney Herman 3/3, Becca Ohland 3/3. Team — 49/57. Aces — Appleget, Schroeder. Team — 2.

Hitting — Carter 36/42, Sydney Davis 10/12, Sierra Davis 7/10, Appleget 6/12, Schroeder 9/12, Herman 1/2, Denny 9/12, Montana McRunnels 3/4, Ohland 5/7. Team — 86/112. Kills — Carter 9, Sydney Davis 2, Appleget 2, Schroeder, Denny 2, McRunnels. Team — 17.

Setting — Sydney Davis 19. Team — 22.

Blocks — Carter 4, Appleget. Team — 5.

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