Eagles sweep Remsen St. Mary's, 3-0
MARCUS - The Marcus-Meriden-Cleghorn Eagles defeated Remsen St. Mary's in first-round Class 1A District Volleyball Tournament play here Monday night, winning by 25-10, 25-23, and 25-16 scores.
Andrea Doeden led the Eagles' hitting with 19-22 and 11 kills, while Lara Letsche was 13-14 and four kills, and Rachel Mugge 11-12 and five kills.
In setting for the Eagles, Erica Kunzweiler had 42 assists, and Kaylee Dreckman 26 assists. Samantha Taylor led in serving with 17-20 and eight aces, followed by Doeden 17-18 and seven aces, Kunzweiler 10-10 and one ace, and Caitlin Johnson 10-10.
On defense, Caitlin Johnson had five solo blocks and five assists, and Letsche four solos and one assist. Anna Klingenberg had 13 digs and Taylor 11.
Coach Carla Weber's Eagles now have a 10-17 season match record. Winless St. Mary's bows out at 0-26.
The Eagles faced a tough Galva-Holstein team at Holstein Wednesday in the next round of the tournament. Read Friday's Chronicle Times for a story on that match.