(Nov. 3, 2013) – The Loudoun County High School girls volleyball team head into the postseason Monday on a 41-match winning streak after completing a perfect 23-0 regular season.
The Raiders host Dominion at 7 p.m. in the opening round of the 4A Conference 21 tournament. Despite the perfect mark, Loudoun County needs to win two conference tournament matches in order to advance to Regional play. Loudoun County is a defending state champion and has won state titles in five of the last six seasons, all at the AA level under the previous classification system.
The Raiders finished their unbeaten regular season Tuesday with a 25-20, 25-21, 25-12 win over Leesburg neighbor Heritage.
Leading the Raiders to victory were Maggie Phillips (17 kills, 12 digs, 6 service points, 1 ace, 1 assist), Taylor Borup (14 kills, 2 blocks), Olivia Aycock (10 kills), Jane Feddersen (6 kills, 11 service points, 4 blocks, 2 aces, 1 dig), Mandy Powers (28 assists, 4 digs, 5 service points, 2 aces, 1 kill), Hannah Vandegrift (14 assists), Kelsey Slack (15 digs, 10 service points, 2 aces), Kelsey Anderson (6 digs, 3 service points, 1 ace), Emily Solis (6 digs, 2 service points), Addi Williams (5 assists, 1 service point), Ciara Kain (1 kill).
The Freshmen Raiders finished their season with another sweep over Heritage 25-13, 25-19. The Raiders’ charge was led by Hannah Hickman (1 ace, 2 kills), Kaitlyn Nguyen (4 aces, 3 kills), Hannah Sauer (6 kills, 4 aces), Lindsay Olzawski (1 kill), Sela Carrington (1 kill), Olivia Dinman (3 kills), Cammie Warter (2 aces, 1 kill), Caylee Cummings (2 kills), Molly Cullen (1 assist). The Freshmen team finished their season with a record of 19-2 and won their last 9 matches. Congratulations to Coach Tad Wymer and the girls for an outstanding season. Special thanks to Kendra Wagoner and Hannah Flavin for all their help as managers this season.
The JV Raiders swept their way to one more victory to end their season over Heritage 25-12, 25-12. The Raiders were led by Allie Sarver (12 assists, 2 aces), Logan Roberstadd (8 assists, 3 aces), Lauren Topper (6 kills, 2 aces), Alyssa Paige (1 kill, 4 aces), Rachael Cullen (10 kills), Abby Wright (3 blocks, 1 kill). The JV Raiders finish their season with a record of 17-4 and won their last 9 matches. Congratulations to Coach Sherrilyn Hanna and the girls on a great season. Special thanks to Jocelyn Schmidt and Erica Duerbeck for all their help as managers this season.