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Webster goes 1-1 on the week

The Webster Area Bearcats took to the nets and downed Wilmot on Oct. 17 in a three game set and saw the tables turned two days later as they lost to Waverly-South Shore in three. The Cats earned the win against the Wolves 25-23, 25-13 and 25-12 and fell to the Coyotes 25-18, 25-19 and 25-21.


The Cats served up 80 of 90, set 47 of 51 had 33 kills on 134 of 145, blocked 20 shots and were 58 of 67 on digs against the Wilmot Wolves.

Morgan Jager led the locals with three aces serving 15 of 15, Baylie Somsen recorded an ace on 18 of 19 and Cara Shoemaker had three aces on 21 of 25.

Somsen had 22 assists setting on 27 of 29, Jaiden Bauer was 20 of 22 with seven assists.

Brianna Duerre led the Cats with 11 kills on 32 of 32, Shoemaker notched 10 kills on 34 of 38 and Jager five kills on 19 of 20.

Maddie Premus and Duerre were the leading blockers against the Wolves with seven apiece.

Emily Richie had 26 digs on the night going 26 of 30, Somsen nine of 10 with nine digs and Averie Johnson eight of nine with eight digs. The Bearcats also took the preliminary contest in two games.


The Waverly-South Shore Coyotes held Richie to two aces on 15 of 17 and Somsen six of six serving. The team went 41 of 49 at the serve line.

Leading the set team were Elliott Steiner recording 13 assists on 37 of 39 and Somsen six assists on 33 of 36. The team was 86 of 91 overall.

On spiking the Bearcats hit 155 of 171 with 30 kills and led by Duerre with nine kills, Premus eight and Shoemaker seven.

Elliott Steiner had two of the Cats’ six assisted blocks and the lone solo block in the match.

Webster was 67 of 98 on digs with Richie getting 29 digs, Elliott Steiner 14 and Johnson 12 digs.

Next contests

The Bearcats will host Hamlin Oct. 27 for their final regular season match before entering Region 1A play on Nov. 2. Pairings and locations will be in the Nov. 2 paper.

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