Scottsbluff, NE- The Reivers ended their regular season with a win during a five-set thriller. The team traveled to Scottsbluff, Ne on Friday to play one match against the No.18, Western Nebraska. It was a true battle, as the Reivers went up 2-0 before the Cougars came back and won the next two sets pushing it to a 5th set. (28-26, 25-23, 21-25, 17-25 and 17-15) This was the first 5 set match-up the Reivers would play all season.
Setter, Hina Pua'a had another double-double, producing 57 assists while picking up 13 digs. Kortlyn Henderson led the front row with 16 kills, while Genesis Sheridan followed suit with 15 kills and a hitting clip of .435. The Cougars struggled to put the ball down as the Reivers collectively picked up 104 digs. Libero, Ariana Macies was a force in the back row, with a career high of 37 digs.
The Reivers will head down to West Plains, Mo this coming Friday to play the District J Tournament for a chance to make it to the National Tournament. Follow http://www.iccac.org/region_tournaments/Division_I_Volleyball_2018-19 for more information.