The Beatrice volleyball season was off and running Saturday with the Lady O hosting their home invite.
Beatrice was able to split four matches. They picked up wins against Aurora and Omaha Gross, but fell to Elkhorn and Northwest.
Against Aurora, Beatrice won in two sets 27-25, 25-16.
Ally Thavenet led the offensive charge for Beatrice, compiling 11 kills while Devyn Burroughs had nine kills, Kacie Heidbrink had eight kills, Monica Fujan had four kills and McKenzie Osborne and Jessica Fujan had two kills each. Osborne also had 30 assists.
Defensively, libero Haley Sexton had 23 digs while Thavenet had 11 digs and Burroughs had nine digs. Jessica Fujan had two blocks while Monica Fujan and Heidbrink had a block each.
Beatrice defeated Omaha Gross in three sets 20-25, 25-12, 25-22.
Thavenet led the offense again with 14 kills while Burroughs had 10 kills, Heidbrink had six kills, Jessica Fujan had thre kills and Monica Fujan and McKenzie Osborne had two kills each. Osborne dished out 26 assists.
From the service line, Thavenet had three ace serves while Burroughs and Mariah Allen had two ace serves each. Jessica Fujan and Haley Sexton also had an ace each.
Defensively, Allen had 18 digs while Sexton and Osborne had 11 digs each. Thavenet also had 10 digs.
Jessica Fujan had five total blocks while Monica Fujan, Thavenet and Heidbrink had two blocks each.
Beatrice opened the tournament with a two set loss to Northwest 25-20, 25-19. No stats have been reported for that match as of press time Monday.
They also suffered a two set loss to Elkhorn 25-11, 25-16.
Both Thavenet and Burroughs had four kills each while Heidbrink had three kills and Osborne, Jessica Fujan and Allen had a kill each. Osborne had 13 assists.
Defensively, Sexton had 13 digs while Burroughs had 10 digs. Monica Fujan had four blocks while Thavenet and Heidbrink had two blocks each.
Beatrice will continue their season on Tuesday when they host Omaha Skutt at the Ozone in Beatrice.
Beatrice Invite scores
Northwest def. Beatrice 25-20, 25-19
Omaha Gross def. Aurora 22-25, 25-17, 25-19
Northwest def. Omaha Gross 25-11, 25-15
Elkhorn def. Aurora 23-25, 25-23, 25-23
Beatrice def. Aurora 27-25, 25-16
Elkhorn def. Omaha Gross 25-23, 25-19
Beatrice def. Omaha Gross 25-12, 25-22
Northwest def. Elkhorn 25-18, 19-25, 25-11
Elkhorn def. Beatrice 25-11, 25-16
Northwest def. Aurora 25-19, 25-14
Omaha Duchesne def. Bennington 25-10, 25-22
Lincoln Pius X def. Waverly 25-17, 26-24
Omaha Duchesne def. Norfolk 25-13, 25-20
Lincoln Pius X def. Bennington 25-18, 25-19
Lincoln Pius X def. Norfolk 25-16, 25-21
Bennington def. Waverly 31-29, 25-20
Bennington def. Norfolk 25-16, 25-19
Omaha Duchesne def. Waverly 25-20, 25-9
Lincoln Pius X def. Omaha Duchesne 18-25, 25-22, 27-25
Waverly def. Norfolk 25-18, 25-16