No. 7 Cubs dismiss Hawks in 3 sets in HOIC opener

NEVADA – No. 7-ranked (Class 3A) Nevada used its power and precision to sweep South Hamilton in the Heart of Iowa Conference volleyball opener for both here last night.

The Cubs (4-2, 1-0 HOIC) were only pushed in the second set and prevailed in three, 25-12, 25-23, 25-11.

The Hawks (3-5, 0-1 HOIC) led Set No. 2, 23-21, before the Cubs rattled off the final four points.

Freshman Ady Wintermote had a strong night in defeat with eight kills and 14 digs. Alyssa Hegland added four kills; Tiffany Jacobson had three.

Hannah Pulis collected 12 digs and knocked in two service aces. Savana Stangeland had three blocks.

The Hawks will compete in the South Central Calhoun Invite on Saturday.