By: Alex Hawleyahawley@heartlandpublications.com
October 5, 2012
TUPPERS PLAINS, Ohio — And the beat goes on.
The Eastern volleyball team earned it 33rd consecutive Tri-Valley Conference Hocking Division match with a win over visiting Federal Hocking Thursday night. Eastern won it three games, stretching its overall winning streak to 15 matches. The Lady Eagles have also been victorious in 12 straight games, their second longest streak of the year.
EHS (18-1, 13-0 TVC Hocking) took the first game of the night 25-14, the second game 25-13 and the third game 25-9.
Maddie Rigsby led the service attack for Eastern with 18 points, followed by Erin Swatzel with 10 points, and Ally Hendrix with nine. Gabby Hendrix had five points, Kiki Osborne finished with two, and Jordan Parker closed out the EHS scoring with one point in the triumph.
Parker paced the net attack for Eastern with 18 kills in the match. Rigsby recorded 11 kills, Swatzel had five, Osborne and Ally Hendrix each had a pair of kills, and Katie Keller had one kill to round out the EHS total. Gabby Hendrix led Eastern with 16 digs in the win, while Ally Hendrix recorded 32 assists.
This is the Lady Eagles second victory over the Lady Lancers this season. The first came on September 13th in Stewart, as Eastern won 25-17, 25-16 and 25-15.