The Ellsworth Community College volleyball team finished up their regular season Wednesday, Oct. 30, with a tough loss to NIACC in three sets. The Panthers finished 8th overall in the conference.
ECC will begin tournament play on Tuesday, Nov. 5, at 7 pm against DMACC in Boone. "We have taken sets from DMACC before," says Head Coach Melanie Lane. "If we can show up mentally we have a chance to give them a run for their money and quite feasibly produce a huge upset."
Stat leaders so far this year are Naomi Forgy, producing 236 kills with a hitting efficiency of .250, 97 blocks and 24 service aces. Mary Besler has 215 kills and Alissa Denn with 208 kills and 101 blocks. Alicia Kjos has tallied 428 digs and Alli Hornbrook has 649 set assists, and a hitting efficiency of .431.