Lake Roosevelt volleyball edges Hornets

OROVILLE – The Oroville volleyball team keeps improving. Hopefully that improvement will soon result in a victory as the Hornets pushed Lake Roosevelt to five sets on Tuesday, Oct. 9 before falling.

The Raiders pulled out a 25-27, 25-13, 19-25, 25-16, 15-10 victory.

“We are proud of the way the girls stepped it up and played as a team,” said Oroville coach Stacey Hinze. “Every game the girls play, they are improving leaps and bounds, and this match was proof of that.

“We had some outstanding plays and girls should be proud of this game. Even though it wasn’t technically a win, it was a great match.”

The Hornets travel to Liberty Bell on Thursday, Oct. 11.

Stats: Bridget Clark 17 digs; Marissa Garcia 11 digs; Rachelle Nutt 9 digs, 5 kills; Cassie Orlando 9 digs.