Saturday November 30, 2019
Syncrude Sport & Wellness Centre
Canadian Natural Gymnasium
Opponent: The Kings University Eagles
Keyano Huskies 0 Kings Eagles 3 20-25 23-25 20-25
Santa Claus and Mrs. Claus were in the building for a children's function.
Wonder if they will leave behind an early Christmas present for the Huskies women's volleyball team as they host once again the powerhouse No. 3 CCAA nationally ranked The Kings University Eagles from Edmonton.
Set 1 Keyano 20 Kings 25
Extended rally on first serve of the game.
Huskies a bit off on the attack but stay close with their first time out down 10-15.
Huskies' Abigail Vandop (6' Middle 1st Nursing Chilliwack B.C.) playing well for the home side as they take their second time out down 17-22.
Set 2 Keyano 23 Kings 25
Eagles having problems on reception.
Huskies setter Mackenzie Stokes (5'3" 3rd Social Work Fort McMurray Alberta) caught the Edmonton side off guard with a second hit dump over net to open court.
Eagles take a timeout down 3-7.
Lauren Huntley (5'11 Outside 2nd Education Calgary Alberta) gets not a Jack, Queen or King but a service Ace as Huskies go up 10-5.
Eagles slowly regroup and take the lead 19-16 with Huskies coach Kira Sutcliffe signaling for a timeout.
A game of ebbs-and-flows as tied at 23-23 the Eagles timeout.
Eagles' Kristyn Shannon and Lauren Kroetsch benefitting from the sets from Jada Lea.
Set 3 Keyano 20 Kings 25
Huskies up 7-3. They have to stay focused.
Once again as was the case in Set 2, the Eagles take a timeout.
The visitors score six straight to go up 9-7.
Huskies take a time out down 16-19. Once again Eagles setter Lea playing solid.
Home Hardware/Boston Pizza Player of the Game is MacKenzie Stokes . Eagles POG is Lea.