East Valley travelled to Pullman on October 17th for the game that would decide the league champs for the 2018 season. Pullman didn’t let East Valley win a single set with set scores of 25-9, 25-19, and 25-12. Pullman had yet another good defensive game, not letting the ball hit the floor. Furthermore, Pullman’s front row was smart about placing the ball and making hard attacks. Sophomore Mikayla Uhlenkott had a total of 11 kills beating the top East Valley by five more kills. Mikayla Uhlenkott also had a total of 16 digs, beating the East Valley libero by nine. Another sophomore who had a good game was Addison Hawes with four total aces, beating the top East Valley player by two. Senior Lucy Gao had yet another great game, racking up a total of 24 assists, beating the East Valley setter by 13 assists. Gao also had three blocks. Pullman’s record is now 12-1, and they are ranked first in league. Their last league game will be on October 23rd against Clarkston, and it will be senior night. The team will be recognizing the two seniors on varsity (Tianah Sanders and Lucy Gao). The Hounds will be looking to improve their record by adding one more win.
Quote of the Game: Senior Tianah Sanders told her teamates, "We are capable of so much, so Essketit boys."