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October 1, 2013

Shelby Nets Survive A&M


Kylie Burcham rose for four blocks, Kaley Hennings three, and Morgan Damery two. Ryan Dooley, Mikah Maples, and Paige Seitz added one, each. Shelby had eight blocks, three from Claudia Watson and three from Boone.



Shelbyville def. Central A&M, 25-20, 22-25, 25-23

Ram stats: Lindsey Eigsti 19 points, 1 ace, 13 assists, 8 digs; Claudia Watson 2 kills, 3 assists, 2 digs, 3 blocks; Rachel Fox 14 points, 2 aces, 19 kills, 15 digs, 3 blocks; Courtney Williams 6 points, 6 assists, 5 digs; Kelcie Darnell 8 points, 2 aces, 1 assist, 2 digs, 1 block; Jensen Cloe 1 kill, 3 digs; Brandy Smith 4 aces, 8 kills, 1 assist, 9 digs, 1 blocks; Ryann Ambrose 1 point, 1 kill; Blair Johnston 1 point; Haley Eisenbarth 2 kills, 2 assists, 4 digs.

A&M stats: Mikah Maples 6 kills, 1 block, 13 digs; Kaley Hennings 5 kills, 3 blocks, 5 digs, 5 assists; Kylie Burcham 3 kills, 2 aces, 4 blocks, 5 digs; Ryan Dooley 2 kills, 1 block, 2 digs; Morgan Damery 2 kills, 2 blocks; Kayla Gibson 2 kills, 2 aces, 4 digs, 12 assists; Taylor Jordan 1 kill, 1 ace, 18 digs; Paige Seitz 1 kill, 1 ace, 1 block, 5 digs

In the JV match, Shelby took awhile to get going, but pulled away in 3 games, 22-25, 25-19, 15-6.

“We have a tendency to start off slow and dig ourselves in a hole,” said Ram JV coach Jamie Watson. “Once we got our momentum going in the 2nd game, we were able to dominate. We are still trying to iron some things out, but its starting to come together.”


Shelbyville def. Central A&M, 22-25, 25-19, 15-6

Ram stats: Caylee Wheeler 10 points, 3 kills, 14 assists, 3 digs; Sydney Miller 2 points, 10 kills, 2 digs, 1 block; Ryann Ambrose 4 kills, 2 digs, 2 blocks; Blair Johnston 6 points, 6 digs; Jacque Johnston 14 points, 1 ace, 2 kills, 4 assists, 5 digs, 1 block; Hannah Koonce 12 points, 3 aces, 2 kills, 2 assists, 10 digs; Maddie Holland 17 points, 2 aces, 2 kills, 4 digs, 3 blocks; Madison Towne 2 digs.

Shelby fresh-soph lost due to mixed effectiveness, then fading in game 2.

“The girls had a rough time at the start of both games,” said fresh-soph coach Ann Dunaway. “We had great passes, but just could not be effective on the third hit. Our serving was more aggressive and our passing has improved. We have tow ork on placing the ball over the net now.”


Central A&M def. Shelbyville, 25-22, 25-14

Ram stats: Isabel Leach 10 points, 1 kill, 5 digs; Quincy Beyers 7 points, 5 kills, 3 digs; Kary Langan 8 points, 5 kills, 2 digs; Shelby Hendrix 1 kill; Karlee Herzog 4 points, 2 kills, 6 digs; Torre Koontz 9 points, 3 aces, 1 kill, 1 assist, 3 digs, 1 blocks; Elly Oldham 2 digs; Dakota Forsyth 5 digs; Caylee Wheeler 3 points, 4 assists; Katie Sladek 1 kill, 1 assist, 3 digs; Jacque Johnston 7 points, 2 aces, 1 kill, 3 assists, 2 digs.

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