Athletic Event

Rock Valley Invitational

WCC knocks off Kalamazoo, falls to John Logan CC in RVC Invitational finals

Conference: No

Opponent: Kalamazoo (MI) Community College
25 - 18 (W)
25 - 11 (W)
25 - 21 (W)

Opponent: John Logan Community College
21 - 25 (L)
25 - 21 (W)
25 - 22 (W)
21 - 25 (L)

Waubonsee fell to John Logan College in the championship match at the Rock Valley Invite . Earlier in the day the Lady Chiefs knocked off Kalamazoo Valley (MI.) Community College to advance to the title match. Waubonsee defeated the Cougars in three straight games by scores of 25-18, 25-11 and 25-21. Erin Bowe paced the Lady Chiefs' attack with nine kills and 15 digs. Ellie Martin recorded 29 assists, Laura Lyons made 16 digs, and Allison Humes had seven kills and three serving aces. Kaitlyn Richter chipped in with seven kills and Shayna Tucek added 10 digs.

In the tournament final, the NJCAA Division I Volunteers prevailed in four close games, winning three by an identical 25-21 score. After John Logan went ahead two games to none, the Lady Chiefs (27-13) won the third game 25-22. Martin paced Waubonsee with 33 assists and 15 digs, while Lyons booked 10 kills and 24 digs. Bowe contributed 28 digs, two aces and two blocks, and Richter finished with seven kills and 19 digs. Humes added 10 kills and two blocks, Tucek tallied 25 digs and Faith Montalbano chipped in with seven kills.