Bishop High School Volleyball FIRST MATCH Results!
BUHS Volleyball started their season early as they hosted Burroughs in the season opener.
The Broncos were prepared for a tough match from the large Burros, and although they were not victorious, they impressively held their own and competed fiercely with scores of 16-25, 19-25 and 19-25.
Some performance highlights:
- Senior setter Zoe Dailey served an impressive 100% serving 18 times with 6 aces and had 18 assists.
- Senior outside hitters Cora Van Nest and Morgan Dondero led the team with 6 kills apiece and impressive positive hitting percentages.
- Right side hitter senior Eva Weaver had 4 kills and sophomore Liz Ellsworth stepped in and collected 3 kills and 3 blocks.
- Junior middle Lilly Morrison collected 2 kills.
- Sophomore middle Delaney Kalk had 1 kill and 3 blocks.
- Sophomore middle Peyton Kalk was fierce at the net with 2 blocks as well.
- Junior libero Jaden Davis ran the team’s defense with 36 serve receives and 6 digs, supported by senior defensive specialist Larissa Simpson who served 92%, and collected 2 digs.
The hustle, heart and focus on technique exceeded Coach Frigerio’s expectations as she returned to coaching BUHS volleyball. Tuesday night’s match gives the team and fans a LOT to look forward to this season and she has no doubt that this young, athletic and talent laden team will be successful!
The Broncos will host Lone Pine at home Tuesday, August 30
(From Linda Frigerio)