Aggie netters best Lady Raiders 3-0
After a slow start to the season, the Velva girls are on a roll as they picked up an important district win this past week, defeating the Drake-Anamoose Lady Raiders in three straight: 25-14, 25-10 and 25-12.
“It was a good district win,” said Velva Coach Diana Thingstad. “We have two more big games this week with Rugby and Westhope.”
For the Aggies, Jamie Effertz served up a perfect game, going 25 for 25 with 4 aces. Ali Podoll also served 100 percent at 11 for 11 with an ace and 3 kills while adding 12 assists. Brittney Thingstad served 11 of 12 with 2 aces and an impressive 14 kills. Anna Knutson was 7 of 8 with an ace and 4 kills, Taylor Brudevold served 6 of 8 with 1 ace and Sarah Weidler was 4 for 5 with an ace and 6 assists. Thingstad and Weidler each blocked 2 at the net.