PREP VOLLEYBALL: Jacks fall at DGF 3-2
GLYNDON -- Despite taking a 2-0 lead against DGF on Tuesday night, the Bemidji High School volleyball team was unable to cap the win, ultimately losing 3-2 (19-25, 22-25, 25-23, 25-16, 20-18) in Glyndon.
After winning the first set 25-19, the Jacks (3-1) took a commanding lead with a 25-22 victory in the second set. But the Rebels (3-1) answered back with 25-23 and 25-16 wins in the third and fourth sets, respectively, to even the match up at 2-2.
The fifth set went down to the wire, as neither team could create separation before reaching 15. Instead, they battled back and forth until DGF ultimately clinched the comeback with a 20-18 winner.
Lexi Wade finished with a team high 26 kills, while Makenna Quinn added 13. The duo also each ended a pair of aces, while Wade tallied 15 digs and Quinn 14. Jenna Lewis finished with a team-high 20 digs, and Addie Colligan racked up 46 assists on the night. Colligan and Anna Falldorf each recorded four blocks, while Brooke Hildenbrand and Taylor Wade each added three.
Bemidji will return to action on Saturday, Sept. 16, for the Royals Invite in Hopkins, starting at 8 a.m.