|10/17/13 at Franklin County
East Central Volleyball closed out the 2013 regular season winning at Franklin County 3-0; 25-8, 25-14, 26-24.
Trojans record stands at 21-11 overall and 12-2 EIAC. Next up 8th ranked (4A) Columbus East in Sectional 14.
Kristen Weber and Nicole Sandmann spiked opened game one as EC shot out to a 9-2 lead, the Trojans cruised to a 25-8 final score in game one.
An Amanda Richter ace and a pair of Weber kills rallied EC to a 6-0 start in game two. A Josie Andres smash forced a Wildcat timeout at 17-8. The Wildcats scored the next three out of the break to cut the margin to 17-11, but a pair of Sandmann and Emily Egbers blocks advanced EC out to a 23-13 lead. The Trojans went on to secure game two 25-14.
With the Trojans leading 8-4 in game three Franklin County went on a 4-0 run to tie the score at 8-8. EC later answered with a 4-0 run of their own only to have the Wildcats rally back to tie the score again at 15-15 leading to a Trojan timeout. An Andres block put EC out in front 20-17, but Trojan errors allowed Franklin County to claw back to take a one point lead at 21-20. With the Trojans trailing 24-23 EC hammered three straight points to win game three, Sandmann hammered the score back to even at 24-24, a Richter kill put the Trojans up one, and Maria Shoemaker hit the game winner rallying EC to a 26-24 victory.