UNDERWOOD — The Rockets volleyball team swept Norman County East/Ulen-Hitterdal in Wednesday night’s Section 6A playoff game 3-0 (25-16, 25-18, 25-12).
“We have been working all season on playing consistently. Tonight we played a very balanced, steady game and we implemented our game plan the way we prepared all week in practice,” said Rockets volleyball coach Breck Grove. “We had a great crowd, the band was awesome, and the energy in the gym was high for our first playoff game.”
Stat leaders for Underwood are Alayna Evavold (11 kills, 15/16 serving, 5 digs, 4 blocks), Ezrah Baker (6 kills, 12/12 serving, 8 digs, 1 block), Elizabeth Lukken (10 kills, 19/19 serving, 1 ace, 9 digs), Kalyn Grove (7 kills, 31 set assists, 8/8/ serving, 10 digs, 2 blocks) and Amber Frigaard (17/17 serving, 23 digs).
The Rockets will now head to Henning Friday for the quarterfinals against the Hornets.