The first game was a close one with a score of Toreadors 25-19. The second game was tougher for the Toreadors; Roland came back ready to win, but Boone was not having it they beat Roland Story with the Toreadors up at 25-22.
Boone’s head coach, Danielle Schmidt, comments on the Roland games, “Our match [against] Roland Story was not our cleanest or most efficient performance, but we found a way to play through the adversity and get the win, and we took advantage of having a lot of offensive options.”
Boone came up against some very tough competition for their second match of the night against Gilbert. The Toreador’s setter Jessica Lewis, a junior said, “Gilbert came out really strong with some hard swings.” The Toreadors lost the first match; the score was Toreadors 19-25. They then lost some of their momentum and lost the next game, 18-25.
“The first game we were really strong, and were defending their hard hits. The second game we got a little tired, so we need to work on staying strong ‘til the end,” said senior Allie Swanson.