The freshman A and B teams won in three sets each. Strong performances were handed in by Luke Egan and Sean Hollander in the A game and the B team were led by 7 kills apiece by Charlie Arundel and Paul McGrath.
In the JV match, the Crusaders came up against a tough opponent in the Eagles. The Crusaders were defeated by scores of 20-25 and 11-25.
The varsity match featured our Crusaders, who rank 3rd in state against the 15th ranked Sandburg Eagles. The Crusaders shook off some early rust to win game 1, 25-22. In game 2, the Eagles jumped out to a 10-6 lead, but a great service run by Tom Kleist put the Crusaders ahead for good. Br. Rice won game 2, 25-21. A great performance was handed in by Kyle Springer with 11 kills, 3 digs, and an ace.
The varsity and JV travel to Oak Park on Friday, March 23, to take on Fenwick. Come out and support your spiking Crusaders.