Athletic Event

Carl Sandburg College

Waubonsee pulls out thrilling five-game match over Sandburg for 20th win

Conference: No

Opponent: Chargers at Lady Chiefs
26 - 24 (W)
25 - 21 (W)
20 - 25 (L)
23 - 25 (L)
15 - 13 (W)

Waubonsee narrowly defeated Carl Sandburg College in five games to win their 20th match of the season, reaching that plateau in September for the first time in the program's history. The Lady Chiefs (20-4) edged the Chargers 26-24 and 25-21 to take a commanding two games to none lead. However, Sandburg rallied to take games three and four 25-20 and 25-23 respectively. Waubonsee then secured its milestone win by hanging on for a 15-13 victory in the fifth and deciding game. Erin Bowe once again led the way with 23 kills and 16 digs. Kaitlyn Richter recorded 15 kills and 13 digs, while Faith Montalbano added 17 kills. Ellie Martin booked 51 assists and 11 digs, Jordan Wyatt tallied three blocks and Lexi McKenzie chipped in with 18 digs.