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Pella Finishes 4-1, Knoxville 1-4 at Lady Dutch Invitational Saturday

Posted: Monday, October 8th, 2018 at 6:01 am
Author: KNIA/KRLS Sports - Andrew Schneider

The Lady Dutch volleyball team finished competition at their home invitational with four wins and a loss Saturday.

No. 4 in 4A Pella defeated Knoxville (2-0), Boone (2-1), ADM (2-1), and Mediapolis (2-0), but fell to No. 8 ranked Bondurant-Farrar (19-21, 19-21) in the final round.

Emily Holterhaus reached the 400 kill mark on the season with a 65-kill day. Jenna Schulte had 17 kills and 7 total blocks, Natalie Clayberg had 39 digs, and Kennady Klein had 35.

The Panthers finished the day 1-4 overall, defeating Boone (2-0), but dropping matches to Pella (0-2), ADM (1-2), Mediapolis (1-2), and the Lady Jays (0-2).

Katie Keitges registered 42 kills for Knoxville on the day, followed by 17 from Riley Finarty, and Marley McKay adding 74 assists as a setter.

Pella improves to 25-5 and wraps up the conference regular season Tuesday at Grinnell, while the 14-11 Panthers head to Winterset Thursday.