No. 12 Eagles sweep in Boone

No. 12 Eagles sweep in Boone

Friday, 05 October 2018 23:26 Metro Sports Report Kirkwood - Volleyball

BOONE - Alexa Aldrich-Ingram slammed 37 kills Friday as the 12th-ranked Kirkwood Eagles won both of their matches at the DMACC volleyball tournament in Boone.

Aldrich-Ingram had 18 kills as the Eagles began the day with a 22-25, 25-18, 25-22, 25-20 victory over Longview. She collected 19 more kills in a 25-19, 25-14, 20-25, 25-10 verdict over Rochester.

Haleigh Durnin provided 14 kills against Longview. Sami Johnson had eight kills, Abbi Tunis seven and Lauren Keane six.

Keane rolled up 41 assists against Longview. Chloe McNeese served four aces. Maddie Lavenz made 32 digs, Ingram 14, Jonson 13 and McNeese 10. Tunis blocked 10 shots at the net.

Durnin contributed nine kills against Rochester. Keane had seven kills, Johnson six and Tunis five. Keane dished out 37 more assists, giving her 78 assists for the day. Lavenz had 12 digs, Keane 10, Johnson 10 and Ingram eight. Maddie Huff blocked eight shots and Tunis had six more.

Kirkwood raised its record to 24-4 overall. The Eagles face top-ranked Johnson County and Neosho County Saturday.