Red Lodge wins as Joliet and Fromberg lose

Photo by Hank Nowak

Nicole Luloff of Joliet goes

for the tip over against

Columbus.

Thursday nights volleyball program saw Red Lodge Rams defeat Roundup 25-17, 28-26, 25-14, while Joliet fell to Columbus 25-13, 25-11, 25-21 and Fromberg lost to Absarokee 25-12, 25-22, 25-10. Red Lodge secured 42 kills in their game, Rylee Kane and Daniella Russel both getting 11 apiece. Kane also got 5 aces out of 10, and 9 of 31 digs and 3 blocks. Natalie Hilderman assisted with 25 plays from 42 while Jill Purcell picked up the remaining blocks out of 6. Although Joliet went down to Columbus, Madison Unger appeared as a rising star, securing 100 percent of the aces and blocks, 9 of the 36 digs, and 7 of the 27 kills. Fromberg had a close 2nd set against Absarokee but could not keep the pressure going. Angel Barker and Courtney Richardson got 2 apiece in kills, while Barker picked up half of the 6 aces. Alyssa Gonzales scored an impressive 16 of 34 digs.