Notre Dame Wins 2-0 Over GPS

Wednesday, September 12, 2018 - by special report to The Chattanoogan.com
The Notre Dame Lady Irish volleyball team won a big match at home on Wednesday as they swept the GPS Bruisers, 2-0.

Notre Dame's wins were by scores of 25-23 and 27-25.

GPS falls to 12-5 overall and Notre Dame improves to 15-2 overall and 4-1 in the district. 

GPS STATS:

Faith Copeland - 20 assists, 3 aces, 4 digs
Preslee Brooksbank - 11 kills, 1 ace, 6 digs
Chapel Cunningham - 3 kills, 2 digs, 1 block assist
Kendall Crum - 5 kills, 2 digs, 1 solo block 
Kylie Barry - 1 kill, 1 ace, 5 digs, 1 block assist
Karly Benefield - 2 digs
Charlotte Vance - 3 digs
Katherine Berce - 1 kill, 3 digs
Anabelle Clower - 1 kill, 1 solo block

 

Notre Dame Stats: 

Freshman setter Mary Fillauer  6 Digs, 9 Assists, 
Senior middle Mackenzie Johnson 5 Kills,  1 Digs, 0 Assists, 0 Aces, 3.

5 Block
Senior rightside Maggie Martin 2 dig, 4 kills, 0 ace
Sophomore outside hitter McKenna Brown 6 kills, 4 digs, .5 blocks
Senior Libero Ally Mildenberger  10 digs, 3 aces, 
Freshman middle hitter Lindsey Burns, 4 kills, 2 digs,  
Senior Setter Sarah Desai 2 digs, 10 assists, 
Sophomore middle hitter Emmeline Crisp, 2 kills, .5 blocks



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