Here is an update for the 2019 Volleyball season:
At the Broomfield HS Freshmen tournament on 9/14/19, the Gators defeated Centaurus and Boulder. They fell to Peak to Peak, Monarch, and Lyons.
At the Evergreen HS Level III tournament on 9/14/19, the Gators fell to Lakewood, Conifer, Evergreen, and Ralston Valley.
On 9/19/19, the D'Evelyn Jaguars hosted the Gators. The Freshmen team won 25-19 and 25-21. The Level III Gators fell 21-25 and 22-25. The JV team 23-25 and 14-25. The Varsity Gators fell 16-25, 26-24, 15-25, and 13-25.
At the Englewood HS JV tournament on 9/21/19, the Gators got their digging, serving, passing, setting, and attack in sync to defeat two Englewood teams. They fell to Pueblo West and Northfield.
On 9/24/19, the Green Mt. Rams hosted the Gators. The Freshmen Gators won 25-12 and 25-22. The Level III team fell 23-25, 28-26, and 5-15. The JV Gators won 25-19 and 25-22. The Varsity barely fell 16-25, 25-21, 21-25, 25-21, and 13-15.
On 9/30/19, the Littleton Lions visited the Swamp on "Hawaiian Night". The Freshmen team won 19-25, 25-16, and 15-13. The Level III Gators rallied to win 19-25, 25-17, and 15-10. The JV team won 25-13 and 25-19. The Varsity Gators showed their grit and pulled off a 5 set win 23-25, 26-28, 25-19, 25-19, and 15-6 to the delight of a very supportive and cheering crowd.
On 10/1/19, the Wheat Ridge Farmers hosted the Gators. The Farmers did not have a Freshmen team. The Level III team set the tone with a 26-24 and 25-12. The JV Gators followed suit with a 25-17, 25-20 win. The Varsity team swept 25-13, 25-13, and 25-17.
On 10/3/19, the Evergreen Cougars came to the Swamp. The Freshmen team 25-13, 25-27, and 13-15 despite being at match point for at least 11 points to an underhand serving Cougar. The Level III Gators fell 17-25 and 18-25. The JV team battled but fell 22-25, 25-19, and 9-15. The Varsity team fell 18-25, 19-25, and 20-25.
On 10/7/19, the Golden Demons came to the Swamp. The Freshmen Gators won 25-11, 10-25, and 15-11. The Level III team fell 17-25, 25-21, and 8-15. The JV Gators battled courageously but fell 15-25, 25-13, and 14-16 with match point called on an unexpectedly 1st touch double. The Varsity team brought out some grit to sweep 25-18, 26-24, and 25-22.
On 10/15/19, the D'Evelyn Jaguars hosted the Gators. The Freshmen team grittily won 25-18, 24-26, and 15-9. The Level III Gators fell 11-25 and 13-25. The JV team fell 11-25 and 12-25. The Varsity Gators battled, taking a lead in each set, but fell 21-25, 20-25, and 26-28.
On 10/17/19, the Green Mt. Rams came to the Swamp for a rematch. The Freshmen Gators won 25-11, 25-20 to get their record to 9-5 (6-1). The Level III team battled but fell 21-25 and 21-25 to make their record 4-11 (2-6). The JV Gators played cohesively to win 26-24 and 25-20 to get their record to 8-7 (4-4). The Varsity team came out strong to take the 1st 2 sets 25-19 amd 25-23. The Rams rebounded to take the next 2 23-25 and 13-25. The Gators rallied for an invigorating win 15-9 to get their record to 13-6 (4-4). With that, the Varsity team sits 4th place in JeffCo 4A and 31st in CO 4A state rankings.
On 10/22/19, the Evergreen Cougars hosted the Gators. The Freshmen Gators pulled out a 25-9 and 25-14 win. The Level III team fell 22-25 and 5-25. The JV Gators fell 20-25 and 17-25. The Varsity team battled getting leads in each set but fell 23-25, 24-26, 25-20, and 20-25.
On 10/24/19, the Littleton Lions hosted the Gators. The Freshmen team narrowly fell 14-25, 25-23, and 14-16 to get to 10-6 (7-2). The Level III Gators fell 20-25 and 13-25 to make it 4-13 (2-8). The JV team perservered and won 25-22 and 26-24 to get to 9-8 (5-5). The Varsity Gators won 25-20, 23-25, 25-14, and 25-15 to get to 14-7 (5-5) and 22nd in Class 4A rankings.
On the individual stats from MaxPreps:
Hitting: Katie Demink 3rd .277, Alyssa LeBeck 9th .163.
Kills: Katie Demink 3rd 151, Alyssa LeBeck 6th 121, Maya Merta 10th 91, Jasmine Cummings 14th 84, Dani Powell 17th 79, Tania Guzman 21st 55, Erin Paik 44th 14, Macey Mohlenkamp 47th 13.
Assists: Dani Powell 5th 230, Alyssa Lebeck 7th 150, Erin Paik 13th 52.
Aces: Dani Powell 2nd 44, Alyssa LeBeck 3rd 43, Maya Merta 4th 41, Erin Paik 8th 36, Katie Demink 10th 27, Tania Guzman 25th 15.
Blocks: Katie Demink 1st 72, Jasmine Cummings 7th 36, Dani Powell 12th 26, Maya Merta 14th 21, Alyssa LeBeck 24th 13, Tani Guzman 36th 7.
Digs: Erin Paik 1st 330, Dani Powell 10th 182, Alyssa LeBeck 12th 177, Maya Merta 16th 145, Tania Guzman 27th 115, Katie Demink 48th 38.
Class 4A State
Hitting: Katie Demink 27th.
Kills: Katie Demink 38th, Dani Powell 44th.
Assists: Dani Powell 45th.
Aces: Dani Powell 17th, Alyssa LeBeck 21st, Erin Paik 48th.
Blocks: Katie Demink 6th, Jasmine Cummings 47th.
Digs: Erin Paik 8th.
Next up is Senior Night in the Swamp on 10/29/19 as the Gators host the Wheat Ridge Farmers. Come join in on the fun and support your Gators!