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Pierce City volleyball opens season 2-0

Friday, September 7, 2012

Up and over. Pierce City's Maddy Flummerfelt returns a volley during Pierce City victory over Sarcoxie last Thursday. [Times Photo by Stacy Stevenson]
The Pierce City Lady Eagles volleyball team (2-0) opened the 2012 season with victories over Sarcoxie and Stockton.

"This season we've had a lot of girls step up and fill important roles," said Pierce City coach Allison Davis. "I believe this year's team has the chemistry and motivation to go all the way. We are going to be faced with a lot of good competition this season and we are taking one game at a time."

On Tuesday night, Pierce City defeated Stockton 25-21, 25-23.

Winding it up. Krishna Merriman puts extra energy into her serve against the Sarcoxie Lady Bears during last Thursday night's volleyball season opener. [Times Photo by Stacy Stevenson]
Christine Younker paved the way for victory with eight kills, two blocks and one ace. Krishna Merriman added five digs and one ace. Breanna Zebert had 15 assists and Becca Hatfield chipped in one ace.

Stockton prevailed in the junior varsity match winning 25-22, 25-23.


The Lady Eagles open the season last Thursday with a 25-7, 25-12 victory over the Sarcoxie Lady Bears.

Amber Wagner had five kills, Younker added two blocks, and Zebert finished with 14 assists. Hatfield recorded five aces and Jenny Kaiser contributed three digs.

The Lady Eagles return to action on Monday at Mt. Vernon. Matches are set to begin at 6 p.m.

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