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Mustangs hold off the Creek Girls

CCA falls, 3-1, to Independence in close match

INDEPENDENCE– The Clear Creek Amana (CCA) varsity volleyball team dipped to 8-3 on the season in the wake of a 3-1 WaMaC West Conference loss on the road in Independence. The Mustangs held off the Clippers taking the first set, 25-20, and the second set, 25-23. The Creek Girls rallied back for a third set, 29-27, win, but came up short, 25-21, in the fourth and final set.
Junior Calia Clubb led the Clippers’ offense with 18 kills, while senior Hailey Pollock put up a dozen. Pollock also had a pair of solo blocks and two ace serves in the contest, as well.
Clear Creek Amana vs. Independence
CCA 1, Independence 3 (20-25, 23-25, 29-27, 21-25)
Kills— Calia Clubb 18, Hailey Pollock 12, Lauren Riggle 3, Morgan Etscheidt 3, Bliss Beck 3, Kenadi Wood 1, Morgan Helle 1.
Assists— Jaclyn Pitcher 19, Wood 15, Grace Bedford 4.
Ace serves— Wood 2, Pollock 2, Clubb 2, Riggle 1, Pitcher 1, Meg Berkland 1.
Solo blocks— Pollock 2.
Block assists— Pollock 2, Beck 2, Clubb 2, Riggle 1, Etscheidt 1.
Digs— Berkland 30, Riggle 17, Clubb 15, Wood 10, Etscheidt 5, Pollock 4, Pitcher 4, Bedford 1.

WaMaC West standings (as of Wednesday, Sept. 16)
Conf. Overall
Independence 2-0 6-2
Clear Creek Amana 2-1 8-3
Vinton-Shellsburg 1-0 9-9
Center Point-Urbana 1-0 4-6
Williamsburg 0-1 9-9
South Tama 0-1 5-8
Benton Community 0-2 4-9