MARATHON EDGES AUBURNDALE IN TIGHT MARAWOOD SOUTH VOLLEYBALL BATTLE
AUBURNDALE – Marathon came back from a 2-1 deficit to win the final two sets and down Auburndale in a hard-fought Marawood Conference South Division volleyball match Tuesday night at Auburndale High School.
Marathon won 26-28, 25-17, 17-25, 25-19, 15-8, to improve to 2-0 in conference play. Auburndale falls to 1-1.
Natalie Aue had 12 kills, Katie Helminiak had 11 kills and 12 digs, Maggie Willfahrt had 22 digs, and Georgi Schmutzer had 33 assists and 15 digs for Auburndale.
The Auburndale defense had 83 digs in all, with Madison Krings also adding 12.
Auburndale is off for a week, playing its next match at Edgar on Sept. 24.