ZILLAH - The 1B Sunnyside Christian Lady Knights varsity swept the 1A Zillah JV team last night at Zillah.
The Lady Knights won their games 25-21, 25-23, 25-15. They came from behind in the second game, with Danika DeGroot coming in with her team down by eight. She served nine straight to get Sunnyside Christian back in the game. She was supported by a strong defense.
"We are looking really good," said Sunnyside Christian Coach Stephanie Dalrymple. "We continue to play well together as a team."
Danika DeGroot was a star for the Lady Knights, going 19 for 20 serving with 12 assists. Brittany Broersma was 13 for 13 in serving, while Alyssa Haak was 10 for 10 with six assists. Alexandra Newhouse was 12 for 15 in serves with 13 perfect passes. Maddy Wavrin demonstrated her skills going 10 for 11 in serving with eight kills and 10 perfect passes. Stormee Van Belle added eight kills to the Lady Knights totals.
The Lady Knights (4-0) next match will be at home against Klickitat on Thursday, Sept. 22.