Lakers Pick Up First Win

Lakers Pick Up First Win

The Lakers (1-13) traveled to Joliet, IL this weekend to compete in the Joliet Tournament. The Lakers picked up their first win of the year defeating Division I Shawnee Community College 3-0 (25-19, 25-20, 25-23).

Laker Leaders vs Shawnee:

Kills: Ariel Bozonie, Lindsey Jensen & Sydney Swanson; all with 6

Blocks: Quiana Coria-Lopez 4

Digs: Evonne Tomlin 11, Jensen 10 & Haileigh Smith 9

Aces: Bozonie 6, Tonkin 3

Assists: Jada Barker 24

The Lakers followed in the afternoon, losing to Joliet JC 0-3; (14-25, 13-25 & 15-25)

Laker Leaders vs Joliet:

Kills: Coria-Lopez 4, Jensen & Swanson 3

Blocks: Swanson, Smith & Tonkin 1

Digs: Mary Kelly 16 & Jensen 14

Aces: Tonkin 2

Assists: Barker 18


Coach Mike Turnbull said, "In the first match we dug a 7-1 hole before storming back to take the first set and rolled to a 3-0 well deserved and needed win. In the second match we did not duplicate the intensity and consistency we showed in the first match and Joliet took advantage and swept us out."


The Lakers return home to Estherville to play an all important ICCAC match vs Southwestern at 7:00pm.


Photo ID: Photo of #8 Jada Barker attached

MEDIA: For more information, please contact Head Volleyball Coach Mike Turnbull at (712) 362-8375 or the Iowa Lakes sports information office at (712) 362-7928.