IOLA – The Assumption volleyball team earned a pair of three-set wins as it opened up its 2021 season at the Iola-Scandinavia Triangular on Thursday night.
Assumption defeated Port Edwards 2-1, winning a tight third set to take the match 25-21, 17-25, 15-13.
Maleia Kolo had 10 kills, Jayden Glaza had 18 assists, and Kendall Duellman had 13 digs for the Royals. Ava Schill added 11 assists, and Madi Abbott and Autumn Moon each had six kills in the win for Assumption.
The Royals needed to come from behind to defeat Iola-Scandinavia 21-25, 25-16, 15-6.
In the win over the Thunderbirds, Kolo and Abbott each had seven kills, Kolo added a team-high 11 digs, and Glaza dished out 20 assists for Assumption. Schill added 10 assists and Duellman had 10 digs as well for the Royals.
Assumption will play a nonconference match at Loyal on Tuesday.