Saturday, October 24, 2015
Vassar High School
Dryden High School
The Lady Vulcans won the Dryden Tournament! The team played round robin against 5 other teams. The Vulcans went 9-1. The first game was verse Genesee 25-22, 25-22. Then Millington 25-18, 16-25 followed by University High School 25-7, 25-6. The second half of pool play started with host Dryden; the Vulcans won 25-16, 25-11. Then they played Bently and beat them 25-16, 25-14. Taking the first seed into bracket play, the team faced Bently again in the semi finals, Vulcans won 25-10, 25-13. In the finals, the team went against Millington once again and beat them 25-18, 16-25, and 18-16.
The team was led by Jaylee Burnham with 53 kills, 18 blocks, 16 digs and 8 aces. Jaylee’s 53 kills gives her a new school record for number of kills in a season. The old record was 397, Jaylee is one over. Also impacting the tournament was Chase Walker with 75 assists, 20 digs and 16 aces. Macy Zwerk added a team high 65 digs and solid defense. Kassie Verbeek added 13 blocks and Janelle Hoyt had 17 kills. Seniors Lexie Deming and Gabrielle Comstock also put in a solid tournament with Lexie making a game saving play in the final set.