The Grayling JV Volleyball team competed at the Boyne City Invite on Saturday, September 23. The team went 3-5 on the day finishing in 6th place overall out of 12 teams.
Playing in one of the toughest pools in the tournament, the girls went 3-3 overall to earn the final seed in the gold bracket. The Lady Vikes opened pool play against a very strong Kingsley team and lost both sets (13-25, 22-25). The girls would rebound very well and win their next three out of four games splitting with Elk Rapids (21-25, 25-18) and beating TC St. Francis (25-15, 25-22). After making it into the gold bracket, the Lady Vikes could not overtake a strong Gaylord squad and lost both games (16-25, 17-25) to end their day.
Stats for the Entire Day: Emma Mertes 7 aces and 3 kills, Kayleigh Paulus 7 aces and 1 kill, Jasmine Denton 6 aces, 2 kills, and 1 block, Jordyn Schwartz 2 aces, 2 kills, 1 assist, and 4 blocks, Isabel Duba 2 aces, 1 assist, and 4 kills, Hayley Hayes 1 ace, Jenna Schwartz 8 assists 1 kill, and 2 blocks, Kyah Birdsall 9 assists
The JV Volleyball team travels to Harbor Springs on Tuesday, September 26. The game starts at 5:30pm.