girls lose in 4 to Kamiah
The Summit Academy Lady Patriots lost a home match against Kamiah 21-25, 26-24, 20-25, 24-26 last Tuesday, Sept. 20 at the Prairie High School gym.
All four games were close and hard-fought and with a break or two going their way Summit couldíve won the match.
The first game was close all the way with Summitís only lead coming at 1-0 after a kill by Kayla Schumacher. Kamiah quickly made it 1-4 but Summit was able to tie it at 8-8 but couldnít take the lead.
They were able to tie the game 3 more times but each time Kamiah would keep them from taking the lead.
In the second game Kamiah again took an early lead of 3-8. Summit was able to pull within 1 at 12-13 after an ace by Nicole Wemhoff but Kamiah then reeled off 7 straight to take a 12-20 lead and it looked like they would win easily.
Summit fought back though with Rachael Frei scoring the kill to end Kamiahís run. 2 aces by Kayla Schumacher, a stuff block by Savanah Prigge and another kill by Rachel Frei had Summit back within 3 at 17-20.
Kamiah was able to get it to game point at 20-24 but a stuff block by Prigge followed by 2 aces and a spike dig for a kill also by Prigge tied the game at 24. A dink for a kill be Brooke Schumacher gave Summit a game point chance and they cashed in as Kamiah was called for an under the net violation.
The third game saw Kamiah put together a 7 point run to take a 5-11 lead and later a 5 point run to make it 14-21 as they eventually pulled out a 5-point win.
In the fourth game it went back and forth all they way as Kamiah fought to end the match while Summit tried to force a deciding fifth game. Summit led 11-9 but Kamiah then scored 5 straight to take an 11-14 lead.
Summit came right back to tie it at 14 and the score was tied again at 15, 16 and 17.
Consecutive stuff blocks by Prigge and 2 aces by Rachael Frei gave Summit a 21-17 lead.
Kamiah came back to tie it at 23 before a tip for a kill by Kayla Schumacher set Summit up with a game point chance at 24-23.
Kamiah though came up with 3 straight kills to end the match.
Prigge had 26 kills in the match including 5 stuffs, and 2 aces. Kayla Schumacher had 16 kills including 3 stuffs and 2 aces.
Brooke Schumacher had 4 kills and 15 assists. Nicole Frei had 5 kills, 14 assists and 2 aces. Rachael Frei had 3 kills and 4 aces while Nicole Wemhoff had 3 kills and 5 aces.
The JV team won all three games, no scores available.
Summit volleyball schedule for 2011