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Volleyball season gets underway for Whitman County


Oakesdale opens season with win

The Oakesdale Nighthawks opened their season picking up right where they left off with the 2021 season: a win.

Oakesdale (1-0) beat Mary Walker 3-0 (25-19, 25-11, 25-17) on Tuesday, Sept. 6.

Jessie Reed led the team with 10 digs. She and teammate Marilla Hockett both had three aces on the day. Samantha Holling had 21 assists and Brieyn Henley had 12 kills for the Nighthawks.

“We had a really good showing for our first match of the year,” Oakesdale coach McKinzie Turner said. “Obviously there are some things we need to work on.”

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