Athletic Event

Rock Valley Invitational

Lady Chiefs top Cyclones and Iowa Lakes at RVC Invite, improve to 26-12 overall

Conference: No

Opponent: Moraine Valley Community College
25 - 18 (W)
25 - 15 (W)
25 - 9 (W)

Opponent: Iowa Lakes Community College
25 - 11 (W)
25 - 19 (W)
20 - 25 (L)
25 - 21 (W)

Waubonsee won a pair of matches at the Rock Valley Invite in Rockford. The Lady Chiefs downed a familiar foe in Moraine Valley Community College in three straight games for their 25th win of the season. Waubonsee then held off Iowa Lakes Community College, a team ranked in the top-25 nationally earlier in the season, to win in four games.

The Lady Chiefs easily defeated Illinois Skyway Collegiate Conference foe Moraine Valley 25-18, 25-15 and 25-9. As usual Waubonsee got contributions from several players, led by Erin Bowe who recorded seven kills and 24 digs in the victory. Ellie Martin had 34 assists and 10 digs, Laura Lyons booked nine kills and 19 digs, and Allison Humes added nine kills and three blocks. Kaitlyn Richter chipped in with eight kills and a dozen digs, Ashley Prost tallied seven kills and Faith Montalbano added two blocks.

The Lady Chiefs compiled 55 kills and 106 digs in their four-game victory over the Lakers. Lyons led the way with 19 kills, 21 digs and two blocks. Richter added 11 kills, while Humes also booked 11 kills and had three blocks. Martin tallied 38 assists and made 18 digs, Bowe recorded 31 digs, Shayna Tucek had 21 digs and Montalbano registered two blocks as Waubonsee improved to 26-12 overall on the season.