The Stockbridge volleyball team held off a furious Olivet rally to take down the Eagles in five sets 25-22, 25-21, 21-25, 23-25, 15-8 to improve to 1-1 in the GLAC.
Taylor Lockhart was a serving machine with ten aces on the night to spark the Panthers. She also recorded eight digs and six kills for Stockbridge.
Maddie Dalton had a big night by dishing out 35 assists, picking up 10 digs, and recording six aces.
Alaina Kellenberger led the team in kills with nine, while adding three blocks, and one ace, while Grace Burg added seven kills and seven digs. Gracee Robidou led the team in digs with 11, while Maggie Jones had nine digs and seven kills, and Megan Mackinder chipped in with eight kills, two aces, and four digs.
The Panthers went 2-2-1 at the Milan Invitational Saturday. They defeated Kalamazoo Loy Norrix 3-0 and Britton Deerfield 2-0 and split with Pinckney 1-1. They fell to Canton and Milan 2-0.
Kellenberger lead the team in kills with 27, while Mackinder added 22. Jones collected 20 kills, Burg 13, and Lockhart with 11.
Lockhart recorded nine aces on the day and Dalton seven. Mackinder added four aces, Kellenberger three, and Robidou two.
Robidou collected 30 digs to lead the team, while Dalton had 26. Lockhart had 26 digs, while Burg added 24 digs, Mackinder 19, and Jones 14.
Dalton dished out 80 assists on the day for Stockbridge.
The Panthers fell to state power Lakewood in straight sets 10-25, 20-25, 17-25.
Dalton led the way with 13 assists and three digs, while Mackinder had four kills, two digs, and one ace. Lockhart recorded eight digs, three kills, and one ace, while Robidou had six digs. Jones added five digs, three kills, and one ace.
The Panthers took down East Jackson in straight sets 25-8, 25-10, 25-19.
Jones had a big night with 10 kills, three aces, two blocks, and two digs to lead the way for Stockbridge.
Burg chipped in with eight kills, two blocks, and two digs, while Lockhart had five kills, one ace, and a team-high 11 digs. Robidou picked up ten digs and Dalton dished out 23 assists. Mackinder had four kills, four aces, and two digs, while Kellenberger had four aces, and two kills.
The Panthers are 7-9-5 overall on the season.