Archive for Monday, September 19, 2005

JV volleyball second at Louisburg

September 19, 2005

— The Lansing High junior varsity volleyball team placed second on Saturday at the Louisburg Tournament.

The Lions (8-3) cruised through pool play as they defeated Bonner Springs (25-16, 25-14), Paola (25-15, 17-25, 15-9) and Prairie View (25-23, 25-21). In the semifinals, LHS rallied to beat Louisburg, 20-25, 25-15, 15-10. The finals were much tougher, however, as Lansing faced 6A school Olathe South and lost 13-25, 25-27.

Team members are junior Elizabeth Cristiano, sophomores Katie Nietzke, Morgan Chiles, Sara Logan, Kristen Jensen, Katie Smith, Brittney Lang, Amanda Darrow, Erin Griffen, Kelsey Hoppe and freshman Brittney Lang.

The JV Lions next play at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday at home against Immaculata and Santa Fe Trail. The varsity squad also will play at home that night.


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