Saturday, October 21, 2017
North Branch High School
The Grant Tigers travelled to North Branch on Saturday to play in a strong tournament filled with state-ranked teams and Class A teams. Grant came out of the tournament with one win and three losses. The three losses came against two state-ranked teams: North Branch 13-25, 15-25 and Cadillac 15-25, 17-25. Grant also lost to Corunna 21-25, 26-24, 11-15. Their only win was against Troy Athens 25-18, 25-23.
Hitting leaders were Olivia Keelean with 31 kills on the day, followed by Kylie Patton with 28 kills. Jill Arends led with serving aces with 5, followed by Olivia Keelean with 3. Nicole Whan tallied 83 assists. Dig stats were strong with 34 for Olivia Keelean, 33 for Jill Arends, and 32 for Nicole Whan. Kylie Patton had 8 blocks and Olivia Keelean had 5 blocks.
The Tigers move to a 31-12-5 overall record. They play again at Coopersville on Thursday.