The Clinton Herald, Clinton, Iowa

High School Sports

September 6, 2013

Indians get first ever River Valley league win


Unity wins close one

GALENA, Ill. — Fulton Unity Christian lost a two-point game to open the match, but then won a pair of games by two points each to defeat Tri-State Christian 24-26, 25-23, 25-23 on Thursday.

JoLynn Frederick led the undefeated Knights with nine kills and added six aces and three digs. Katie VanderEide led Unity with seven aces.

Sherrard clips the Prophets

SHERRARD, Ill. — Sherrard eked out a two-point win in the decisive third game Thursday to defeat Prophetstown 25-13, 15-25, 25-23.

Karlie Stafford had six kills to lead the Prophets (1-1), while Kate Fringer had 13 assists, and each of them had a pair of aces.

CAMANCHE 25-19-25-25, CASCADE 23-25-14-23

Camanche statistical leaders

Kills — Libby Schnoor 23, Brettan Hilgendorf 11, Julia Moore 11. Assists — Kylie Vogel 38. Digs — Schnoor 13, Hilgendorf 12, Vogel 6, Kelsie French 4, Lindsey Grams 4. Blocks — Maddie Parker 2, Vogel 2. Aces — Vogel 1.


Unity statistical leaders

Kills — JoLynn Frederick 9, Jaime Kammerer 2, Katie VanderEide 2, Jessi VanderEide 2. Digs — Frederick 3, Kammerer 3, Maria Striley 2. Blocks — J. VanderEide 2, Frederick 1.

SHERRARD 25-15-25, PROPHETSTOWN 13-25-23

Prophetstown statistical leaders

Kills — Karlie Stafford 6, Claire Kramer 5, Milnes 3. Assists — Kate Fringer 13. Digs — Katlyn Shirley 5. Blocks — Milnes 4. Ace serves — Fringer 2, Stafford 2.

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