Multiple Teams · Volleyball pounds Pendleton Heights


The New Palestine volleyball team had perfect symmetry in a 25-16, 25-16, 25-16 victory Thursday at Pendleton Heights.

Allison Dennemann had 17 kills and three aces. Katlyn Keele added six kills and 11 digs. Kara Morris had 31 assists and two aces, while Claire Manley had five aces.

“Tonight we came out with a huge conference victory,” Dragon coach Kelli Whitaker said. “We got an early lead and kept the pressure on them the entire match. It was a huge win for us tonight. I’m very proud of our program.”

The Dragons are now 15-2 overall and 2-1 in Hoosier Heritage Conference play.  They next play Saturday at the Warren Central Invitational, then return home to face Mooresville in the first of three home matches in four days.

The Dragon freshmen won 25-23, 24-25, 15-9, and the JV won 24-25, 25-17, 15-6.

Claire Manley had five aces to help lead the Dragons past Pendleton Heights.
Claire Manley had five aces to help lead the Dragons past Pendleton Heights.