TUBA CITY — The Greyhills Academy High School Lady Knights volleyball team put away the Lady Eagles of Pinon High School Oct. 21, in three games 25-14, 25-21, 26-24.
It was a slow match, but the Lady Knights came up with 30 kills, six blocks, and 10 ace serves to put away the Lady Eagles who kept the games close.
In the first game, the Lady Eagles had the lead 8-7 before the Lady Knights tight the game at 8-8. They took an 18-12 lead and then went on to win the first set.
In the second game the Lady Eagles again had the lead throughout most of the game at 8-5, 18-13, 21-17 before the Lady Knights came back to win the set at 25-21.
In the match game, the Lady Knights looked like they were in control by starting out at 4-0 but then had the lead by no more than two 6-5, 12-10, 14-12. The Lady Eagles came back and took the lead at 18-16. The game was tied at 24-24 before the Lady Knights took the win.
Michelle Attakai led the Lady Knights with seven kills and four aces. Sasha Begay, Nishoni Huber and Mauretta Slim contributed six kills respectively.