Multiple Teams · BC Girls Volleyball Recap – Desert Vista and La Joya


Tuesday 8/30/16 BC lady Jaguars faced the #1 ranked Desert Vista Thunder.

Playing at home for the first time this season your BC Varsity volleyball team came out to compete. They faced current #1 ranked Desert Vista and Last year’s 2016 State Champions. Your varsity team worked hard and maintained composure in the 1st set losing 21-25. With great blocking and team chemistry BC volleyball fought back to win 25-16 in the 2nd set. BC continued to roll and took the 3rd 25-21 as well. Unfortunately late in that third game momentum started to shift and the Thunder took command of set 4 winning 9-25. BC had a very slow start in the deciding 5th set down 2-7. Utilizing a timeout they fought back and came close with a 5-2 comeback making the score 7-9. In the end the very strong Desert Vista took the Match over your Jags 9 -15. But what an exciting match and marathon of a night it was.

Boulder Creek offense was led by #3 Mckenna Ross with 11 kills, #14 Savannah Santa Cruz with 9 kills, and #2 Hayden Nielsen with 8 kills. Defense was led by libero #9 Kailey Holm who had 21 digs; also leading the defense was middle blockers #11 Madison Squires who had 8 blocks and #12 Robbi Hostetler who took part in 5. Lastly, setter #10 Lacey Zerwas dished out 27 assists, had 7 digs, and 5 kills of her own.

BC Varsity volleyball will continue to work on maintaining composure on the court and push points. Great first match of the season and strong start we are excited for what’s to come this season!

The Freshman and Junior Varsity teams came out ready to compete and fought hard forcing 3rd sets in both matches. Unfortunately both teams came up short in the end. Losing very close deciding sets. Coach Welliver and Jenkins are both very excited about how their teams competed and started the season strong as well.

Thursday 9/1/16 BC Volleyball Sweeps La Joya Community High School.

Your Boulder Creek Varsity team took control of this match from the start, taking the 1st set 25-9. The Jaguars started off slow trailing La Joya Lobos 1-5. The team then kicked it up a notch and finished the set 25-15. With great serving and maturity your BC Jaguars took the 3rd set 25-10.

Boulder Creek offense was led by junior #3 Mckenna Ross who had 9 kills, followed close behind her was Sophomore #14 Savannah Santa Cruz who had 8 kills. Defense was spread out and very controlled. Defensive leaders tonight were Sophomore #9 Kailey Holm with 8 digs, freshman #6 Ashlynn Stevens with 7 digs and Junior #13 Hannah Wright with 5. Junior #10 Lacey Zerwas ran the offense with 24 assists and 6 kills. Serving was also strong across the board with 16 total aces. Junior #7 Trysten Palmer led the team with 4 aces.

We completed our sweep across the board when your Freshman and Junior Varsity teams beat the Lobos in 2 straight sets as well. All 3 levels earned their first victory tonight! Way to go BC Volleyball!

Up Next:

Tuesday 9/6 HOME against Sunnyside

Wednesday 9/7 AWAY against Dobson

Thursday 9/8 HOME against Xavier

Freshman starts at 4PM, JV at 5PM, and Varsity at 6PM

Hope you get a chance to see your Boulder Creek Volleyball teams in action next week!

***for full stats on the Varsity Match go to Boulder Creek Volleyball Max Preps.