No.3 Cobras win first two games at Parkland College Classic – The Prospectus


By: Nathan DeHaan

CHAMPAGNE Ill., Parkland College Women’s Volleyball have not lost a set in their opening two games at Parkland College Classic, beating Vincennes University and Muskegon Community College by a score of 3-0. The Cobras have now won seven straight before two ranked games tomorrow.

In the first game, Parkland (25-3) did a quick job over Vincennes (8-2), winning the first two sets by scores of 25-8 and 25-12. The Trailblazers gave the Cobras a bit more trouble in the third, but they still fell to the nation’s third-ranked Division 2 team. Arika Johnson led the way with 14 kills and 5 blocks.

In Game 2, Muskegon (10-4) got the Cobras into trouble early on, but Parkland settled into the game winning 25-20, 25-18 and 25-11. Sophie Young had 40 assists, 5 aces and Kat Blase led the Cobra offense with 16 points.

Next, Parkland will take on # 14 Des Moines Area Community College and # 8 Kirkwood Community College in the Parkland College Classic on Saturday, September 25.e. These two matches are scheduled for 9:00 a.m. and 11:00 a.m. respectively.

Statistical highlights

# 3 Parkland- 3, Vincennes- 0 (25-8, 25-12, 25-18)
Halle Everett (8 eliminations, 2 blocks)
Sophie Young (33 assists, 7 recoveries)
Kat Blase (7 eliminations, 4 aces, 4 blocks)
Arika Richardson (7 eliminations, 6 blocks)
Jayden Sortor (6 eliminations, 4 blocks)

# 3 Parkland-3, Muskegon- 0 (25-20, 25-18, 25-11)
Kat Blase (12 eliminations, 4 blocks)
Arika Richardson (10 eliminations)
Sophie Young (40 assists, 5 aces)
Jayden Sortor (7 eliminations, 2 recoveries, 2 blocks)
Hailey Sperling (6 eliminations, 3 blocks)

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