By Robert Whitmire
The Stevens Point Area Senior High Volleyball team took a 3-0 win over Wisconsin Rapids Thursday night at the SPASH Fieldhouse in the Wisconsin Valley Conference opener for both teams.
SPASH won the opening set 25-12 jumping out to a quick 4-0 lead. Rapids battled hard in set two and led 18-17 late before the Panthers put together a 8-2 run to win 25-19. SPASH took game 3 with a final score of 25-20.
Junior Ally Miklesh led the team with 30 assists. Brittney Flugaur had 17 digs, Allysa Deates had three block assists, and Lexi Iwanski took 10 kills for the Panthers, who return to action Sept. 3 at the D.C. Everest Evergreen Invite.
First volley is scheduled for 9:00 AM.