The Cardinal Ritter boys volleyball team made quick work of Beech Grove on Monday in straight sets 3-0 (25-7, 25-16, 25-13). The match saw 3 different setters, 3 different liberos and many changes in hitting and defensive specialists positions. Every player got the opportunity to serve in the match as well.
Setters for this evening’s match were Josh Strati with 10 assists, Griffin Koester with 8 assists and Will Roberts with 7 assists. Liberos for this evening were Cade Merrill with 15 digs, Strati with 8 digs and Koester with 8 digs. As a team the Raiders collected 21 aces with Matthew Walters and Koester each getting 4 aces while Mike Isakson added an additional 3 aces.
Mike Isakson led the team in kills tonight putting down a total of 9 kills on 12 attempts with 1 error for an impressive .667 hitting percentage. Following Isakson were Eric Krumm and Tharran Cook with 4 kills each, W. Roberts and Josh Christian had 3 kills, Trey Hunt had 2 kills and Sean Bennett and Cade Merrill each had 1 kill.
Wednesday night is Senior Night. JV match starts at 6 with Varsity to follow. We will be honoring Lucas Roberts and Griffin Koester between the JV match and the Varsity match. We will also have a small reception in the cafeteria after the match for our seniors.