McBain Tops Pine River in Thrilling Five-Set Battle

MCBAIN – McBain secured a thrilling five-set win over Pine River in Highland Conference action on Tuesday.

The Ramblers won by scores of 25-23, 25-22, 21-25, 19-25, 19-17.

Emma Schierbeek led the way for McBain with 22 kills, 27 digs and two blocks while Leah Neverth had 42 assists, seven kills and 11 digs.

Emma Whitley broke Pine River’s school record for career kills on Tuesday, tallying 28 kills and 10 digs. Cayla Trowbridge chipped in with seven kills and 14 digs and Sophie Johnson had 49 assists and 18 digs.

Tuesday’s “I Wear Purple for the Cure” match raised awareness for pancreatic cancer and honored Jerry Eisenga and his family. Eisenga recently lost his battle with pancreatic cancer.

McBain travels to Mt. Pleasant Sacred Heart on Wednesday.

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