Rockets in tight fight

Photo by Alastair Baker Roberts Kelsey Pratt hammers a kill against Reed Point Rapelje.

Roberts Rockets took Reed Point Rapelje (RPR) to a five set thriller, losing out 3-2 over all: 25-23, 6-25, 25-22, 15-25, 14-16. During the first set they found themselves 5 points down at 17-22 but pulled back with 6 straight points, forcing errors from the RPR with some fake blocking moves. It was this determined footing and a gritty reliance that saw them through to the nail-biting end. Stats for Roberts: Kills 23 (Savvy Weimer 8); Blocks 10 (Kelsey Pratt 6), Digs 72 (Pratt 23, Brianna Krieger 22); Assists 18 (Danni Lynn Nardinger 17.)