Volleyball team takes third place at Granite City

The varsity volleyball team started the week off with two wins against Dupo and Marissa last week before participating in the Granite City Tournament on Saturday.

Red Bud traveled to Dupo on Monday and defeated their opponent 25-11, 25-15.

Alyssa Cowell put away seven kills for the team. Claire Grohmann contributed four. Alyssa Heller served for 12 points. Olivia Carle had nine points. Megan Schrader put up a block for the team. Grohmann totalled nine digs; Alyssa Heller eight and Jenna Salger had six. Salger had 15 assists. Cowell recorded 11 receptions.

On Sept. 13 the team was host to Marissa and won the match in two sets 25-18, 25-22.

Red Bud participated in the Granite City tournament on Saturday and faced the host team for their first match. The Lady Musketeers won the match 25-13, 27-26.

Cowell and Grohmann accounted for six kills each. Schrader tallied five. Salger served for nine points and Cowell had seven. Grohmann and Schrader had one block each. Grohmann also had 13 digs for the team. Salger recorded 22 assists. Cowell had seven receptions and Schrader, six.

For more on the volleyball team, please see this week’s print edition.