By Drew Terhall
ARCANUM — The Woman Jets fly into the 2023 season with a 1-0 file after sweeping Belmont, 3-0, on Aug. 19 at dwelling.
Head coach Angie Filbrun mentioned it was nice to see the staff again onto the ground for an everyday season match. She felt the staff got here out and had an excellent first sport.
“It’s at all times good to get again on the ground and get into gametime conditions. We put ourselves in some good conditions and performed rather well. It’s at all times enjoyable to have that first win,” Filbrun mentioned.
The serving sport helped the Woman Jets tremendously on this one. Gamers like juniors Layni Ressler and Addie Bauman had stretches the place they had been in a position to get Belmont uncomfortable from the beginning.
Bauman was in a position to serve for 4 consecutive factors within the first set. Ressler helped begin an 8-0 run together with her serving originally of the second set.
The staff as an entire had an excellent day behind the road.
“They had been in a position to see the courtroom properly and put the ball in play. We had fairly just a few aces, I haven’t counted them but. They did an excellent job right this moment,” Filbrun mentioned.
Franklin Monroe gained the primary set 25-5 and the second set 25-9. Even after they couldn’t get the ace, the Woman Jets performed nice protection and obtained the ball to their hitters with ease.
The third set began out shut because it was tied for just a few factors originally. However, Franklin Monroe obtained right into a rhythm and began to separate themselves from the Woman Bison.
The Woman Jets cruised to a 25-10 third set win to get the sweep to open the season.
The staff went into this one simply targeted on enjoying their sport. Filbrun mentioned it was a great factor to not utterly deal with the opponent and to deal with your self to open the season.
“We had been getting in blind right this moment. Generally, it’s good. You simply obtained to go in and play your sport. May need been a bit of bit slower, I assumed we did a extremely good job of enjoying our sport, working collectively as a staff and making it work,” Filbrun mentioned.
Franklin Monroe will journey to Dayton Christian on Aug. 21 for his or her subsequent sport. They’ll then compete within the Greenville Federal Invite at Arcanum on Aug. 26.
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