Cardinal VB team loses 3-0
ST. JAMES — Senior middle hitter Amanda Barnhart had six solo blocks and nine assists Thursday night, and was also 11-for-14 attacking with five kills, but her Luverne High School volleyball team lost its season opener 3-0 to host St. James.
Game scores were 25-13, 25-11 and 25-16.
Ashley Olson and Ashlinn Curtis each had four set assists for the Cardinals. Jada Hoven had three solo blocks and five assists.
Erica DeBoer led the Cardinals in digging with 13, and teammate Lexi Rust added nine.
Rust also was 9-for-13 in attacks, with two kills.
Barnhart put five of six serves in play. DeBoer was 8-for-8 with one ace and Tayla Peterson was 7-for-9 with an ace.