Joliet lose out to Rams

Photo by Hank Nowak

Left, Joliet J-Hawk McKinna Olson lays up a shot against Red Lodge Rams Thursday night. Olson led on assists with 25 out of 27. Despite taking the first set 26-24, the Rams went on to win the final three sets 25-20, 25-15, 25-20. For the J-Hawks Kaylee Rowlison led the aces with 5 from 13; Drue Kissler and Nicole Luloff had 18 digs apiece out of 85, BreAnna Kramer had 11 kills, and Holly Nowak one block. For Red Lodge, Daniella Russell had 15 of 35 kills, Natalie Hilderman 34 of 38 assists, Jill Purcell 6 of 15 aces, and Rylee Kane 12 of 58 digs. Russell also secured 4 of the 8 blocks. In other games Bridger defeated park City 25-11, 25-11, 25-13. Bridger's Kelsey Schober helping out in kills 14 of 37; aces 3 of 8, and blocks 2 for 2. Bailey Kilfoy got 12 assists from 22 and Shaniah Schwend 6 of 23 digs. Absarokee defeated Fromberg 25-14, 25-16, 25-12. Fromberg stats, 4 aces, Angel Barker 2 digs (23), and 2 kills (8). Jenna Bunch also secured 2 kills, and Courtney Richardson got 3 of the 4 blocks, and Brianna Kinn 6 of 7 assists.