Rockets play in Cloverbelt crossover first-place match Thursday at Altoona
By Paul Lecker
ALTOONA — Spencer won its first two matches but lost its final two at the Altoona Volleyball Invitational on Saturday at Altoona High School.
The Rockets defeated Eau Claire North 18-25, 25-21, 15-9 and Cameron 25-13, 25-18 before losing to Hudson 25-23, 25-20 and Osceola 23-25, 26-24, 15-13.
Macie Weber had 42 kills, 11 blocks, and nine aces; Sadie Mercier had 38 assists; and Jenna Rogers had 40 digs for the Rockets.
Sydney Kind added 16 kills, five blocks, and five aces; Liz Endreas had 15 kills; Courtney Buss chipped in with 28 digs; and McKenzie Bainer had 30 assists in Spencer’s four matches.
“It was great competition all day. We just ran out of steam in the afternoon,” Spencer coach Buff Heller said. “Hopefully it helps us build and improve going into the playoffs.”
Spencer heads back to Altoona to play in the Cloverbelt Conference crossover first-place match at 7 p.m. Thursday.
(Hub City Times Sports Reporter Paul Lecker is also the publisher of MarshfieldAreaSports.com.)