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Lady Pirates hike conference mark to 4-1

Friday, September 26, 2008

Galva-Holstein coach Scott Mitchell talks things over with his players.
Galva-Holstein sophomore Brooke Wiese makes the hit over the net.
SLOAN -- The Galva-Holstein Lady Pirates defeated Westwood in a Western Athletic Conference volleyball match here on Sept. 23, downing the Rebels in 4 games, 25-17,15-25, 25-18, 25-21. The Lady Pirates' win boosted their season mark to 11-6 (4-1 in conference play).

Brooke Wiese had 16 kills on the night and Heather Joslin 12, to lead G-H's attack. Joslin also had 17 digs, while Ashley Buell led the team in that category with 25. Brooke Wiese had 4 of the team's 5 ace serves, and Brandi Wagoner had 6 of the team's 16 blocks. Lane Broesder had 44 assists to pace the team's setters.

G-H coach Scott Mitchell said his team "played well at times and passed the ball well for the most part," and also added that the team showed very good effort and defense, which allowed them to win the long rallies.

G-H's Heather Joslin makes the pass while teammate Ashley Buell looks on.
The Galva-Holstein JV also won, 2 games to 1, lifting their season mark to 9-1, and the freshmen won 3 games to none, to give them a spotless 9-0 record.

Lanae Broesder hustles after the ball to make the play against Westwood.

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