Lady Eagles soar past Miller

Bryan Walters

September 10, 2013

HEMLOCK, Ohio — The Eastern volleyball team picked up its 35th consecutive league victory Monday night following a 25-13, 25-18, 25-11 decision over host Miller in a Tri-Valley Conference Hocking Division matchup in Perry County.

The Lady Eagles (7-1, 3-0 TVC Hocking) never trailed in the contest and managed to pick up their fifth straight triumph of the early season. EHS — which has gone 16-0 in each of the last two TVC Hocking campaigns en route to back-to-back titles —recorded 29 kills and 15 aces in the victory.

Jordan Parker led the net attack with 12 kills and a block, followed by Kelsey Johnson with five kills. Maddie Rigsby, Katie Keller and Erin Swatzel each had four kills in the decision. Keller recorded a team-best four aces, followed by Parker with three aces. Rigsby and Swatzel also had two aces apiece for EHS.

Lindsey Wolfe led the passing game with 22 assists, while Paige Cline paced the defense with 23 digs. Parker also had 19 digs for the Lady Eagles.