Adrian Lady Blackhawks Volleyball Team Off to a Fast Start and Breaking Records

Story and Photo Courtesy of the Adrian News Leader

The Adrian Blackhawks Volleyball team currently has a 7-3-2 record as of Tuesday September 24th. Early losses came at the hands of Clinton, Crest Ridge and Harrisonville in their tournament. Adrian avenged their loss to Harrisonville in tournament play by defeating them in straight sets at Adrian.   More recently Adrian dropped the opening set to Butler in a rivalry game but took the last two games to claim victory. In the Butler game senior, Jenna Shipley, was recognized for breaking Anna Walley’s career record set in 2016. Jenna broke the record during the WEMO Conference tournament.
Stats and comments provided by Head Coach Kelsi Robards:
Date: 9-17-19Opponent: ButlerLocation: Adrian
Scores:21-25, 25-16, 25-16
Stat Leaders:
KillsShipley 17, Lincoln 10, Ford 2, Parks 2, Reynolds 2
AssistsReynolds 27
BlocksBaker 3, Lincoln 2, Shipley 2
Serving PointsReynolds 11, Hummel 8, Wimsatt 6
Serving AcesHummel 2, Reynolds 2, Shipley 2
Comments:This was a great win for us. The team played really well tonight. We have been working on improving our blocking and defense and they really stepped up t