Ladycats take it
all in Pinkfest
The Hermann Ladycats varsity volleyball team won all the marbles this weekend at the Lebanon Pinkfest Tournament, taking the first-place trophy with a defeat of Marshfield.
The Ladycats went 2-0-1 in pool play at the tournament, beating Marshfield and Fatima and splitting with Hickman.
In the finals on Saturday afternoon, Hermann beat Marshfield, 2-0 (9-25, 15-25). Madison Dixon led the way with 14 points, followed by Holly Heldt with 12. Chelsey Moeckli had eight points and Cydney Moeckli had six. Breckyn Koeller chipped in five points, while Grace Godat had four. Heldt also had seven kills out of 19 attempts, while Godat had six kills on 12 attempts to go with two blocks. Malerie Schutt had four kills on 11 attempts, and Cydney Moeckli had three kills on 12 attempts.
In the seminfinals earlier Saturday afternoon, Hermann defeated Lebanon, 2-1 (25-17, 8-25, 17-25). Godat scored 11 points and had seven kills on 18 attempts to accompany her three blocks. Heldt had five blocks and 13 kills on 27 attempts. Chelsey Moeckli had eight points. Malerie Schutt had six kills on 24 attempts, while Shelby Schutt had five kills on 15 attempts to go with four blocks.
Hermann started off Saturday afternoon taking a 1-1 split with Columbia Hickman, 25-21 and 10-25. Heldt had 12 points and four kills on 15 attempts, plus two blocks. Chelsey Moeckli had six points, while Cydney Moeckli had five points. Shelby Schutt had two blocks.
The win over Fatima on Saturday morning was 2-0 (14-25, 22-25). Heldt roared through with 12 points and nine kills on 11 attempts. She also had two blocks, as did Godat. Chelsey Moeckli had five points. The day started off with a defeat of Marshfield, 2-0 (20-25, 15-25). Godat led with nine points, while Cydney Moeckli had six. Heldt and Shelby Schutt each had a truly astounding four blocks. Heldt also had four kills on eight attempts.
On Thursday, Oct. 7, Herman defeated St. James 3-0 (25-8, 25-12, 25-10). Dixon had 16 points and also contributed three blocks. Chelsey Moeckli had 10 points, and Heldt had an impressive 12 kills on 17 attempts. Malerie Schutt had 11 kills on 17 attempts to go with her nine points. Godat also had nine points and four important blocks. Cydney Moeckli had six kills on eight attempts.