Inter-Lakes earns tough volleyball win over Belmont

The Inter-Lakes High School varsity volleyball team improved to 10-3 on Wednesday night with a 3-1 victory over Belmont. Set scores were 25-16, 28-26, 25-27, 25-19. The Lakers were led by their senior captains Jordan Donohue (23 kills, 11 blocks, 10 digs) and Lydia Swedberg (18 digs, 17 service points). Hayley Roth registered 32 assists, eight points and three kills in the win. Also contributing were Victoria Burns (11 digs, nine points) and Jessica Schofield (7 kills, 5 blocks).

For Belmont, Megan Bailey recorded two aces, one kill, four digs, two blocks and 34 assists. Jessie Bergeron tallied three aces and 20 digs, Bridget Annis added eight kills and three blocks, Louisa Bergeron had 11 kills and two blocks and Alyssa Woods recorded an ace and eight kills.

Belmont coach Melissa Miner said it was a tough loss for Belmont. "We were excited to go up against Inter Lakes again, we knew this was going to be a tough match since it took us five sets the last time.  We've been working hard in practice on hitting and blocking and it showed tonight.  We definitely were much stronger on offense this time, but unfortunately our serving errors cost us the match."