On Thursday, Septemeber 28th, The Hounds Volleyball Team traveled up to East Valley to take on the Knights in their second match up of the season. The Hounds were looking to improve their first place lead with a record of 4-0 coming into the match up. The prior meeting between these two teams took place on Tuesday, September 12th, when the Hounds came out victorious with a 3-1 advantage. The Hounds came out slow, but pulled out the win with scores of 21-25, 25-22, 25-18, 25-19. In the second match up the Hounds started a little sluggish once again, but this time dropping the first two sets with scores of 24-26 and 19-25. After dropping the first two sets the Hounds regrouped and went on to take care of the Knights with scores of, 25-18, 25-20, and 15-10. Junior, Lucy Gao shined in the game with 35 assits to help the Hounds with the comeback. With the Hounds escaping the upset, they improve their league record to 5-0, and sustain their first place lead. The Hounds will be in action this weekend as they will be traveling up in Spokane to play in a tournament. The Hounds will host Lewsiton in a non-league match up on Monday, October 2nd.
Lucy Gao totaled 35 assists and visiting Pullman (5-0) rallied from two sets down to defeat East Valley (1-4) in five sets (24-26, 19-25, 25-18, 25-20, 15-10) in a Great Northern League match on Thursday. Sydney Frogge notched 33 assists for the Knights.