by Bud Hart
The Solanco volleyball team closed its season with a pair of wins and a loss.
The Lady Mules defeated Lititz Christian 3-2 in sets of 31-29, 18-25, 25-21, 23-25, and 15-11 on October 18.
In a non-league contest played on their home court, Wednesday, October 12, the Mules lost to Eastern York (3-0) in straight sets 17-25, 22-25 and 9-25.
“We gave up too many unforced errors and our passing and coverage was not on tonight,” said coach, Meghan Cross.
Solanco volleyball coach Kathy Roenne knows it will be a challenging season but is seeing signs her team will be up to the task.
The Mules lost five seniors from last year's team which finished 12-5 and second place in Section Two. Solanco advanced to the district tournament where they lost to Palmyra in the opening round.
The Solanco volleyball team's season came to an end with a 3-1 loss to Palmyra in an opening round district match Saturday.
Palmyra prevailed 25-17, 25-17, 18-25, 25-12.
The Solanco volleyball team was swept by Warwick in the opening round of the Lancaster-Lebanon League tournament Friday at Elizabethtown.
Gabby Recay recorded six kills to pace the Mules and Maribeth Ault added four.
Taylor Wagoner had eight assists and three aces.