Volleyball: Upsala outlasts LPGE in Prairie Conference championship rematch

By PATRICK SLACK
Sports Editor
patrick.slack@mcrecord.com

In a rematch of last year’s inaugural Prairie Conference championship match, Upsala once again topped visiting LPGE in a lengthy battle, Tuesday, winning 25-22, 19-25, 27-25, 23-25, 15-11.

Senior Aimee Pelzer was the leading hitter for Upsala with 15 kills, followed by seniors Makenna Peterson (14) and Tracy Herzog (9) and sophomore Danica Cheney (7).

Cheney added a team-high 27 set assists and Herzog and Peterson combined for 25 blocks to stymie the LPGE offense.

 

Upsala 3, Long Prairie-Grey Eagle 2

LPGE 22 25 25 25 11 – 2

Upsala 25 19 27 23 15 – 3

Upsala—Kills: Aimee Pelzer, 15; Makenna Peterson, 14; Tracy Herzog, 9; Danica Cheney, 7. Set Assists: Cheney, 27; Pelzer, 14. Digs: Cheney, 12; Pelzer, 12; Peterson, 8; Herzog, 7. Blocks: Herzog, 14; Peterson, 11; Pelzer, 6; Cheney, 2.

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