Mendon hosted Sturgis, Harper Creek, and Delton Kellogg for a volleyball quad Monday. The Beavers ended up the top team with three wins, although the Hornets and Trojans both took a game from them. Mendon finished second at 2-1, followed by Sturgis at 1-2.
The Hornets dropped their first set to the Trojans 25-17, but rolled them 25-6 in the second, then narrowly won the third 16-14. Against Harper Creek, Mendon took the first 25-17 but dropped the next two 26-24 and 15-11. The Hornets swept DK 25-21, 25-12, 15-10.
Sturgis fell in the two full-length sets to HC 25-15 and 25-21, but won the bonus third 17-15. Against Delton Kellogg, the Trojans swept them 25-18, 25-14, 15-12.
Still ranked first in the latest Division 4 rankings, Mendon now sits at 21-2 overall. Very tough competition awaits in a quad Thursday hosted by D3 second-ranked Schoolcraft, also featuring Mattawan and D2 second-ranked Lakewood.
Sturgis moved to 15-9 with Monday’s results. The Trjoans added a home match with White Pigeon to their schedule for Thursday after Plainwell had to cancel events due to coronavirus.
Alexis Ames 11 kills, 2 blocks, 8 digs
Alivia Stewart 1 ace, 1 assist
Andrea Hoffman 5 aces, 15 kills, 9 blocks, 31 assists, 17 digs
Anna Smith 20 aces, 36 kills, 1 block, 20 assists, 18 digs
Carlie Doehring 1 kill, 2 digs
Caylena Briggs 1 ace, 9 digs
Isabella Smith 2 aces, 2 kills, 5 blocks, 4 assists, 26 digs
Makenna Cupp 7 assists, 3 digs
Makennah Mullin 5 assists, 4 digs
Payton Griffith 1 ace, 28 digs
Ryley Mullin 4 kills, 2 blocks