The Cardinal Ritter Varsity Volleyball Team lost in a 5 set thriller Tuesday night against Lutheran. The Raiders started out strong, winning the first two sets 25-21 and 25-19. However, the Saints proved to be too much for the Raiders winning the next three sets 15-25, 20-25, 13-15.
Offensively the Raiders were led by Kelsey “Wild Card” Waggoner with 11 kills. Alexis Priesthoff led the team in assists with 20. Linsey “Say Hey” Waggoner led the team defensively with 24 digs.
The JV Raiders defeated Lutheran in two sets 25-11 and 25-9. Abby “Boom” Blastic led the Raiders from the back row with 12 digs. Emma Hunt led the team offensively with 9 kills.
The freshmen Raiders fell to Lutheran in 2 sets.
All three teams are back in action on Wednesday. The freshmen travel to Cathedral for a match while the JV and Varsity teams are at home versus Decatur Central.