By: John Raffel
Owosso volleyball team falls to Byron Center
Byron Center 3, Owosso Trojans 1
The Owoss Trojans continued action Tuesday night as they hosted the Byron Eagles in non-conference play. The Eagles jumped out to an early lead in the first set of the night, taking it from the Trojans 25-17. The same trend held true as the Trojans found themselves stuck in rotation allowing the Eagles to quickly pull away as they took the second set 25-16. In the third set of the night, the Trojans found themselves in a quick deficit but battled through pulling away with it 25-23. Heading into the fourth set of the night, the Trojans could not keep the momentum going as the Eagles sealed the deal 25-14, walking away with the night's victory. The Trojans continue non-conference play when they travel to Swan Valley on Thursday, Sept.6.
Top performers for the Trojans included: Digs- Harper Newell (12), Lauren Stowe (12), Jelayne Lighthill (12); Assists- McKenna Sovis (14); Serves- Newell (13/13), Stowe (11/11), Sarenia Rivers (11/11, 1 Ace), Brooke Hemker (9/9), Vondrasek (2 Ace); Blocks- Sovis (6), Rivers (2); Kills- Newell (4), Stowe (4).