Pheasants down Warbirds in straight sets
By Heather Jordan
WOLSEY, SD - Heavy hitters Olivia Shantz and Addison Rozell got it done at the net for the Pheasants as Redfield-Doland took down Wolsey-Wessington 25-19, 25-17, and 25-16 in non-conference play.
Shantz led all Pheasants with a baker’s dozen in the kill department followed by Rozell, who added 7. Rozell also defended the net with a vengeance adding two solo blocks and four assisted blocks for the Pheasants. Teammate Trista Frost also had two solo blocks and four assisted blocks and added eight digs.
Junior Kailee Clausen was an asset on both offense and defense scoring two service aces and adding eight digs for the Pheasants. Senior Eve Millar also served up two service aces for Team RD and added seven assists. Redfield-Doland (18-6) 25-25-25 Wolsey-Wessington(14-13) 19-17-16
Serving: Redfield/Doland (Eve Millar 11-12 2 aces, Kailee Clausen 10-11 2 aces); Wolsey-Wessington (Shayla Muilenburg 12-13, Chantel Haider 6-7 1 ace, Cortney Sprecher 8-8).
Hitting: Redfield/Doland (Olivia Shantz 17-20 13 kills, Addison Rozell 14-14 7 kills); Wolsey-Wessington (Haider 22-25 6 kills, Lizzi Brandt 19-24 6 kills).
Setting: Redfield/Doland (Hannah Kuehn 57-58 20 assists, Millar 17-19 7 assists); Wolsey-Wessington (Muilenburg 81-81 15 assists).
Digs: Redfield/Doland (Clausen 8, Trista Frost 8); Wolsey-Wessington (Brandt 12, Raquel Nelson 8, Hailey Clarke 7).
Blocks: Redfield/Doland (Frost 2 solo 4 assisted, Rozell 2 solo 4 assisted); Wolsey-Wessington (Sprecher 3, Haider 1).