Triple R Report’s Game(s) of the Day October 13th, 2016: Swink Lions @ Rocky Ford Meloneers (CHSAA Class 2A Santa Fe League Volleyball)

The Swink Lady Lions travel under 8 miles down Highway 50 to invade the Melon Dome to take on the Rocky Ford Lady Meloneers. This is a huge Santa Fe League rivalry so if you’re not into the Broncos/Chargers game tonight go check it out. First serve should be around 6:30. Here’s how these rivals matchup:


Swink Lions:

  • (9-6) Overall, (7-4) in Santa Fe League
    • 4th in SFL
  • (3-2) in last 5 matches
    • Defeated Crowley County 3-0 (25-19, 25-23, 25-22)
    • Lost to John Mall 3-1 (25-20, 25-17, 25-27, 25-19)
    • Defeated Eads 3-1 (25-16, 25-10, 23-25, 25-20)
    • Lost to Springfield 3-0 (25-20, 25-15, 25-15)
    • Defeated Sangre de Cristo 3-0 (25-18, 25-19, 25-16)
  • Averaging 9.00 kills per set & 2.3 aces per set
    • Meira Stanger leads team with 3.8 kills per set
    • Tierra Holland & Brianna Denton lead team with 0.6 aces per set
  • Players to Watch:
    • Meira Stanger (Senior)
    • Kyla O’Neal (Sophomore)

Rocky FOrd Meloneers:

  • (8-8) Overall, (4-7) in Santa Fe League
    • 5th in SFL
  • (2-3) in last 5 matches
    • Defeated Crowley County 3-0 (26-24, 26-24, 25-19)
    • Lost to John Mall 3-0 (25-19, 25-10, 25-17)
    • Lost to Fowler 3-0 (25-13, 25-12, 25-17)
    • Lost to Hoehne 3-1 (26-24, 25-16, 21-25, 25-20)
    • Defeated Swallows Charter Academy 3-0 (25-10, 25-8, 25-15)
  • Averaging 8.7 kills per set & 3.5 aces per set
    • Emi Romero leads team with 3.6 kills per set
    • Lynell Rodriguez leads team with 0.8 aces per set
  • Players to Watch For:
    • Stephanie Frantz (Senior)
    • Savana Stites (Junior)

Triple R’s Bold Prediction of the Game:

“Could an upset be in the making? I say yes, Rocky Ford seems to always turn it up in the final matches of the season, it will be close but Rocky comes out on top.”

Triple R’s Game Prediction:

“Meloneers over Lions in 5 sets.”


Rocky Ford vs, Swink, not much more needs to be said.

 

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