Lady Eagles go 2-2 at NECC Tournament
Churubuscoâ€™s volleyball team held its senior night last week. The Churubusco seniors, from left, Caylee Knafel, Danielle Pippenger, Lacey Pulley and Katie Monk. Post & Mail photo / Nicole Ott
TOPEKAâ€” Churubuscoâ€™s volleyball team posted a 2-2 record at the Northeast Corner Conference Tournament Saturday.
â€™Busco opened pool play against Angola and fell in three sets, 20-25, 25-15 and 15-13.
In the second match-up against Fairfield, the Lady Eagles lost in two sets, 25-12 and 25-15.
â€śScores did not show it, but we competed hard,â€ť said Churubusco Head Volleyball Coach Trinda Goings. â€śWe played with defensive heart and intensity.â€ť
Churubusco finished with two wins. The Lady Eagles swept West Noble, 25-17 and 25-22, and dispatched Fremont in two, 25-11 and 25-21.
Alisha Farner led the Lady Eagles in aces on the day with nine. She also set a new school record for the most aces in a single season. Farner now has 89, and the previous record was 80. She set the new record in the match against Fairfield.
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