On Tuesday 4 members of the Continental High Volleyball team took to the Cove court one last time for Putnam County League action against Ottoville. Continental came out ready to defend home court as they took the first game 25-23. The second game went to the Big Green 25-16. The third game finished in identical fashion with a 25-16 score again favoring the Big Green. The Big Green ended the Pirates night as they took the fourth game 25-20 to take the match 3-1.
Senior Jessica Stauffer had 41 assists, 13 kills, and 7 digs. Senior Brooke Bradford had 15 digs and 9 kills. Senior Breanne Eichkholt had 9 kills. Junior Mackenzie Rayle had 8 kills and 13 digs. Sophomore Madelyn Potts had 15 digs and 8 kills.
Continental falls to 5-17 (0-6 PCL). Continental will face the winner of Bluffton/Columbus Grove on October 18 at either Columbus Grove, Lima Central Catholic or Ottoville in OHSAA Division IV Ottawa Glandorf District action. Ottoville improves to 7-15 (3-3 PCL).
Congratulations to the Pirate four Seniors, Jessica Stauffer, Brooke Bradford, Destinee Keefer, Breanne Eickholt on a great season so far and hoping for a long tournament run.
–Mike Jones, Sportswriter