Mustangs unbeaten in WaMaC
September 28, 2013 · Crystal Eskelsen
The Class 3A, No. 8 Mustangs continue undefeated in the WaMaC, winning 3-0 against DeWitt Central last week.
"What was excellent to see was that we won at every level," said Maggie Willems, Mount Vernon head coach. "Freshmen, sophomores, junior varsity and varsity. It is fun when the strength of all of the athletes in our program is able to shine."
Mount Vernon swept DeWitt Central 25-17, 25-13, 25-21.
The Mustangs spread the ball around with Hannah Whitley, Wynne Vandersall and Morgan Melchert each getting seven kills in the match.
Melchert also had 32 assists and one ace serve. Libby Ryan led the team with 10 digs, and Whitley had two blocks.
Mount Vernon plays at Western Dubuque today, (Thursday, Sept. 26). Tuesday they host Class 4A, No. 5 West Delaware in a battle of the conference unbeatens.
Mount Vernon vs.
MV 3, DC 0
25-17, 25-13, 25-21
Mustang stat leaders
Kills: Whitley 7, Vandersall 7, Melchert 7, Hawtrey 6, Cochrane 5
Assists: Melchert 32
Digs: Ryan 10, Lynott 9
Blocks: Whitley 2, Vandersall 2
Aces: Hawtrey 2, Meeker 1, Melchert 1, Gross 1, Ryan 1, Whitley 1