For our volleyball Game of the Week, we'll be traveling to Clearwater for the Clearwater-Orchard Double Triangular. Chambers/Wheeler Central, Wausa and Elgin/Pope John all make their way to Clearwater to join the Cyclones in a double triangular that has three potential state playoff teams. Lets break down this match up.
Why is this the Game of the Week? This will be a showdown of three potential playoff teams. EPPJ and CWC are both top five in wildcard points for their respective classes. Clearwater-Orchard is in the top half of the point standings and have had a strong second half of the season. Wausa has struggled throughout the season but they hope to make some noise against some strong teams.
Who is going to be there? Clearwater-Orchard (10-7), Elgin Public/Pope John (19-0), Chambers/Wheeler Central (12-5), Wausa (3-11)
Players to watch: Clearwater-Orchard - JoCee Johnston, Sophomore, 133 kills, 21 aces, 69 total blocks
EPPJ - Liz Selting, Senior, 200 kills, 26 total blocks
CWC - Jacie Laetsch, Senior, 216 kills, 29 aces, 33 total blocks, 147 digs
Game Day Info: Clearwater Site. Thursday, October 6 at 5 p.m.
5 p.m. - Clearwater-Orchard vs. Chambers/Wheeler Central
6 p.m. - Chambers/Wheeler Central vs. Wausa
7 p.m. - Wausa vs. Elgin Public/Pope John
8 p.m. - Elgin Public/Pope John vs. Clearwater-Orchard
Sports Editor at Antelope County News/The Orchard News, Logan is from Kearney and has a diverse sports background, including several seasons playing semi-pro football. All columns here are the opinion of the writer only and do not represent the views of the Antelope County News or Pitzer Digital.