Multiple Teams · Volleyball Takes Down the Athenians


Avery passing CvilleThe volleyball team defeated conference rival Crawfordsville 3-0 Tuesday night as they jumped back into conference play. After keeping it close during game one, the dogs picked up the pace and won game two 25-21. After the service runs by seniors Carson Hackerd and Casey Roberton, the team had a commanding 22-3 lead in game three; Jalynn Kidwell, Katy Benefiel, and Jenna Rockhold saw some court time to help bring home the win. The team is 2-2 in the SAC as they travel to conference leader Danville on Thursday.

Casey Robertson 14 kills, 8 digs, 3 aces

Carson Hackerd 23 digs, 2 aces

Ashley Timmons 11 kills, 3 digs

Riley Isgrigg 33 assists, 3 kills, 1 ace

Chloe Roberts 4 kills, 2 solo blocks

Emily Michael 5 kills, 7 digs

Avery Drew 14 digs, 1 ace

Maddie Toney 4 digs

Kimee Kingma 2 kills, 1 block

Jalynn Kidwell 2 digs, 1/1 serving, 4/4 service receptions

Katy Benefiel 1 dig, 1/1 serving

Jenna Rockhold 2 digs, 1/1 serving

The JV volleyball team fell to Crawfordsville 0-2. Leading the way was Jalynn Kidwell with 4 kills and 4 assists. Logan Tillman had a kill and a dig; Jenna Rockhold had a kill and 8 digs;Katy Benefiel had a kill, 4 aces, and 7 digs; Katherine Bererro had 2 digs; Yazmin Hernandez had 5 digs; Tori Hopkins had 2 digs, and Brooklyn Abbott had 2 digs and was 2/2 serving with 1 kill.