Aces high for Douglas volleyball
Aces were high for the Douglas High volleyball team Thursday in its 3-0 victory against Sierra League foe Galena at Randy Green Court.
Seven different players combined for a team total of 18 aces as Douglas (8-2 Sierra League, 18-3 overall) won by scores of 25-13, 25-13, 25-21 in a tune-up for its rivalry match Tuesday at Carson.
Talyn Jackson had five aces and Madison Rozier three to lead the Douglas ace barrage against Galena (4-6, 11-12). Isabelle Peterson also had two aces and 14 points overall on a night when the Tigers posted a 90.5 team serving percentage.
Anna Bertolone had seven kills, while Hailey Hughes and Jackson added seven each and Taryn Allmett six to lead the Tigers at the net. Jackson also handed out 27 assists.
Raychel Allen led the defense with 13 digs.
Galena defeated Douglas in two closely contested sets 25-23, 26-24.