Bellevue Volleyball Leads the Way!
The Bellevue Varsity volleyball team is off to a great start this season with four straight wins! They opened their season in Bainbridge Island on Labor Day with a dominating 3-0 win and giving the Wolverines strong momentum heading into a tough schedule last week with three matches against Bothell, Liberty and Juanita High Schools. The Wolverines beat Bothell, a 4A division team, in a close match stretching out all five sets before pulling through with a 3-2 win. They played again the next night against the Liberty Patriots and found themselves tied 1-1 early in the match. A series of strong serves and some great defense had the team pulling ahead and ending with a 3-1 win. The team finished the week strong in another sweep against the Juanita Rebels winning 3-0 to remain undefeated and moving the team into an early division lead.
The Junior Varsity team also started off strong with a 2-0 win against Bainbridge Island, but fell to Bothell in straight sets losing 0-2 against the division 4A team. They came back against the Liberty Patriots in a battle for the win ending 2-1 last Tuesday night, then finished their week with a dominating show of serving aces to beat the Juanita Rebels in two straight sets. The C-Team also started strong beating Bainbridge Island and Liberty High Schools 2-1 for both matches, but couldn’t hold on to their momentum against the Juanita Rebels, losing 3-0 in their last match of the week.
The Wolverines go up against the Sammamish Totems in Sammamish on Tuesday night followed by their next home game on Friday, September 21st against Interlake High School. The C-Team and Junior Varsity games start at 5:15pm followed by the Varsity match at 7:00pm. Come out and support the team as they try to hold on to their early season lead!
Selected Match Shots - Weeks 1 & 2