Subscribe

Subscribe
Subscribe to the Oregon Republican Reporter, Mt Morris Times, Tri-County Press and Forreston Journal
The Holiday Gift Auction is Live! Click here and bid now on great local gifts!
Sports

Finch rolls past 1,000 kills at Byron

Hawks win Stillman Tournament

Oregon High School senior Gylian Finch reached a milestone last week when she recorded her 1,000 kill in her four years as a varsity volleyball player.

Finch reached her 1,000th kill in a Big Northern Conference game at Byron on Oct. 17.

She went over the 1,000-kill mark as the Oregon volleyball team rolled to a 25-20, 25-11 road win against Byron.

Finch put down 15 kills for the Hawks (24-4-1, 9-0 Big Northern), Bailey Nelson had nine kills, and Jasmine Herbst dished 26 assists.

Finch continued her run in a Oct. 19 match at Genoa Kingston where she had 15 kills, 17 digs and two blocks to kead Oregon to a 25-20, 18-25, 25-21 victory.

Also for Oregon: Jasmine Herbst had 18 assists, five digs, and three kills;​ Aleah Wight had 18 digs, two aces; and Bailey Nelson recordred eight kills, four digs, and two blocks.

Also against GK, the freshman team won 25-19, 12-25, 25-11 while the sophomores lost.

The Hawks won the Stillman Tournament going 5-0 on Oct. 21, improving their record to 30-4-1 on the season and 10-0 in the Big Northern Conference.

At the Stillman tournament, Oregon beat Aquin 20-10, 20-22, 15-7; Warren 20-11, 20-12; Forreston 20-10, 20-18; Lutheran 20-17, 17-20, 15-10; and Lena Winslow 25-18, 22-25, 25-17.

Finch recorded 12 aces, 49 kills, 6 blocks, and 46 digs while Nelson had 39 kills, 18 blocks, and 26 digs.

Herbst had 92 assists and 24 digs followed by Wight with 63 digs; Heather Braden 11 kills; Makenna Mongan 18 blocks; and McKenna Sadler 28 digs.

Loading more