Dragon spikers third in Paganini
SONOMA’S KAYTEN MAK gets ready for a spike in last Saturday’s match against Liberty in the Greg Paganini Invitational Tournament at the high school.
The Sonoma Valley High Lady Dragon spikers came in third in its own Greg Paganini Invitational Tournament last Saturday.
Cardinal Newman won the 30-team tourney while Vintage High School from Napa was second and the Lady Dragons were third.
Sonoma opened play beating Liberty, from Brentwood, 25-12, 24-26 and 15-8. Next up was San Rafael and the Dragons dispatched the Bulldogs in straight sets, 25-8 and 25-9.
The Dragons then beat Montgomery 25-19, 14-25 and 15-6. Petaluma was next up and the Dragons topped the Trojans 25-16, 15-25 and 15-10.
The Dragons then fell to tourney champ Cardinal Newman taking the first match 25-22, but dropping the last two, 13-25 and 6-15.
Tuesday, the Lady Dragon swept new league foe, Elsie Allen in straight games, 25-5, 25-3 and 25-6.
Last Thursday, Sept. 20, Sonoma needed only three games to top another new league foe, Piner. The scores were 25-5, 25-6 and 25-20.
Sonoma entertained Petaluma last night (Thursday) but results weren’t available at press-time. On Saturday, the spikers will be competing in the Concord Invitational in Concord.
Next Tuesday, Oct. 2, they have a bye before returning to action on Thursday, Oct. 4, when they entertain El Molino.