Whippets Down Ord in Season Opener 

The Minden Whippets opened the 2022 volleyball season by downing host Ord 3-1 on the road Thursday for a non-league victory. Minden struck first taking the opening set 25-14, followed by sets of 25-16, 21-25 and 25-12. 

There was some heavy hitting at the net as three players hit double-digits in kills. Mattie Kamery hammered the Chanticleers with 17 kills, while Myla Emery added 12 and Sloane Beck put down 10. 

Leading Minden in assists was Myla Emery with 25, followed by Kamery with 11. The Whippets also attacked from the serving line with Keitan Bienhoff scoring three aces and Emery had two. 

see August 31 Courier for full story