Royals fall in four

Thursday, September 6, 2018

MARCUS MMCRU dominated the third set 25-11, but that was the only set the Royals could take from Class 1A No. 12 ranked Harris-Lake Park on Thursday, August 30.

The Wolves appeared to be on their way to a sweep, winning the first two sets 25-15 and 25-20, before the Royals found their groove in the third. H-LP shook off the third set as they finished the game with a 25-16 win.

Jaylen Bork led the Royals with eight kills while adding seven blocks.

Freshman Ellie Hilbrands topped the team with eight blocks and added three kills while classmate Emily Dreckman ended with six kills and five blocks.

Haley Schwarz led the team with 11 digs while adding four kills and three aces.

Madison Treinen also dropped in three service aces while setting up 10 plays with assists as she trailed only Faith Olson with 15.

Taylor Meyer had half of the kills for the Wolves as she finished with 18. She added 14 digs and a pair of blocks.