BHS volleyball wins Rocky Mountain Champions ChallengeSep 15, 2022 03:40PM ● By Catherine Garrett
The Bountiful High volleyball team continued its undefeated start to the season with a 5-0 run at the Rocky Mountain Champions Classic Sept. 9-10. The Redhawks swept through pool play, beating Westlake, Delta and Springville before defeating Skyline 25-8, 25-16, 25-16 in the semifinals of the gold bracket. In the championship match, Bountiful beat Maple Mountain 25-17, 25-22, 26-24, to continue its winning ways through 11 matches this year.
Woods Cross also competed at the RMCC tournament, finishing 10th out of 24 teams.
Davis lost to Copper Hills in straight sets 25-12, 25-22, 25-20 Sept. 6. The Darts were led on defense by Brinlee Bush with 18 digs while Kenzie Edgmon had the hot hand offensively, hitting .462 with her six kills on 13 attempts.
Against Layton Sept. 8, Davis bounced back with a sweep of the Lancers 25-18, 25-9, 26-24. Aubrey Nielson put away 16 kills while Jenna Sullivan added 10, hitting .529. On the defensive line, Bush and Cambria White both recorded 10 digs.
The Darts are now 9-3 this season.
Farmington beat Clearfield 25-14, 25-15, 25-15 Sept. 8 behind a combined 14 kills from Sophie Wendt and Kaylee Monroe. Marissa Marchant was big at the net with five blocks while Jocelyn McQuivey had 18 of the team’s 53 digs on the back line.
The Phoenix squad is 11-6 on the year.
Viewmont defeated Clearfield 25-20, 25-20, 25-19 Sept. 6. Vanessa Haddock and Liza Montalbo combined for 20 kills to lead the Vikings on offense with Haddock and Maddie Lege both serving up two aces each. On defense, Lege had three blocks with Montalbo recording nine digs and Ashley Veach seven. λ