The Lakeland College Rustlers hosted the Concordia Thunder in their home opener of the second semester on Saturday, January 10th. The Rustlers were a dominant force the whole night, winning the match in 3 sets (25-12, 25-15, 25-15).
The Rustlers started the match strong, fully controlling the pace of play. They did not let up once and won the first set 25-12. The Thunder would look to answer with some subs of players.
In the second set the Rustlers carried their momentum over and won the set dominantly 25-15.
The Rustlers would look to finish out the Thunder at home. After siding out between both teams the Rustlers would jump out to an early lead that eventually lead to the 3-0 and would take the set 25-15
The players of the game were #9 Tianna Smith for the Concordia Thunder and #5 Jana Laing for the Rustlers.