CWS Sports Desk
October 19, 2017
Colby— Colby traveled to Gilman on Thursday, October 5th for the final Eastern Cloverbelt matchup of the season. Colby would need to win in order to secure 2nd place in the Eastern Cloverbelt conference. After a very hard fought match, Colby came away with the win 3-1 with scores of 25-15, 21-25, 26-24, 25-14.
Leaders for the night included Carley Elmhorst with 12 kills, 3 blocks and 22 digs; Ashley Strevler with 32 assists, 22 digs and 2 aces; Kiersten Weiland with 27 digs; Mary Streveler with 13 digs and 2 aces.
“The girls fought hard the whole match against a very good Gilman squad. I am extremely proud of them for keeping their heads held high all season,” said Colby Head Coach Brooke Ruge. “To go from last in conference last year to finishing second this year is very nice to see.”