The Hounds shutout the West Valley Eagles winning the match 3-0. Sophomore Kelsey Nestegard led the team with 8 kills, while senior Melissa Langerveld led the team on defense with 10 digs. The Hounds won the sets 23-25, 12-25, and 12-25. West Valley came out strong but were not able to finish and the Hounds capitalized on it. The Hounds are now 3-2 in league play and 8-5 overall, while the Eagles drop to 0-3 in league play, and 0-5 overall. The Hounds next game is Monday, October 5th against a 0-3 Lewiston team at home.
Hounds Comeback vs Moscow
The Hounds worked their way back from a 0-2 deficit to win the rivalry against Moscow 3-2. In the last three sets the Hounds offense and defense clicked, with help from senior outside hitter Melissa Langerveld, who had 22 kills, the Hounds were able to beat the Bears winning the last three sets 25-21, 25-8, and 15-10. Senior libero Logan Bledsoe led the team in digs, with 28 to help the Hounds defensively. The Hounds showed determination in the last sets to come back and beat the Bears. The Hounds next game is September 29th when they take on the West Valley Eagles at home.
Welcome to the Pound
The Hounds volleyball team breaks in the new gym with a sweep over Clarkston. Melissa Langerveld led the team on offense with 9 kills, while defensively Sydney Lawrence led the team with 7 blocks. The Hounds are now 6-4 overall and 1-0 at home, while Clarkston drops to 1-1 overall and 0-1 on the road. The Hounds next game is Thursday, September 24th in Cheney. Their next home game is September 29th.
Greyhounds Move to Regionals
Last Saturday, the Greyhound volleyball team traveled to districts after a great regular season record of 8-6 (7-5 GNL). Hounds defeated West Valley in 3-sets, in a loser-out match where they moved on to face the Cheney Blackhawks. Pullman won the first set 25-17, and after Cheney won the second set, 18-25, Pullman stuck it out to defeat the Blackhawks 3-1. Once Pullman sealed their way to regionals, they moved on to face East Valley in the title match of the District 7 2A tournament. Shalyn Stack had 14 kills and 7 digs and Emily Sior added 34 assists as East Valley defeated Pullman 3-0. After winning two out of the three matches on Saturday, Pullman advances on to regionals and will play for a chance at state on Saturday, November 8th at Selah High against teams from the Central Washington Athletic Conference.