(Chelsea Update would like to thank Dave Brinklow, Laura Ouellette, Kim Eder and Pennie Ward for the information in this story.)
The 7th grade blue volleyball team got a big win Wednesday at home against Jackson winning the first set 25-15, losing the second set 16-25 and winning the third set 25-14.
Emily White led with 11 points served followed by Kylie Beckel 10, Alaina James and Elleri Maute each with 5, Izzy Hepburn 2 and Jazmine Ropp, Ellie Kuck, Claire Ashe, Camryn Rossi and Addi Kennedy each had 1.
The whole team combined great serving and passing plays with an excellent team effort.
The 7th grade gold volleyball team traveled to Dexter to battle the Dreadnaughts and came up short during the match.
Chelsea lost the first set 25-18 and the second set 25-11 before winning the third final set 26-24.
Maggie McKale and Annabelle Jaynes provided strong serving with multiple aces for each. Avery Lay, Lily Hansen, Madeline McKale, Shea Hephner, and Maggie McKale worked together to put together a couple of combinations of pass-set-hit. Zoe Zimmer served and scored a point for her team and Alex Richards and Amy Brant got their serves over the net as well.
The 8th grade gold volleyball team took home a victory from Dexter Wednesday night, 25-14, 8-25, 25-21.
In the first game, Sasha French led the team with 10 serves in a row (4 aces) followed by 4 from Jenna Ouellette.
The 2nd game had highlights again from Jenna and Rory Mickle had a set over a Dexter block while Allie Browning-Perry also hit a third hit passover for a point. The last game was a battle.
Highlights included strong serving from Allie Schumann and great saves from Grace Ratliff, Charlotte Diesing, Sasha and Jenna.
The team was excited to beat their rivals.
The 8th grade blue volleyball team won all three sets and the match Wednesday night, 25-12, 25-18, 25-20.
Caroline Knight, Shelby Wheeler, and Meghan Bareis were strong servers. Meghan Bareis also brought out her jump serve.
There was strong back row passing as well.