High School Volleyball team started practicing August 11th and will
be having their first region games next week. Mary Donaldson has more.
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The varsity squad for this season’s Kodiak High
School volleyball team is stacked. On the roster
are a total of eight seniors and two juniors. Rick Carman has been the team’s
head coach since 2004. He says he predicts a high level of playing skills on
this years varsity team, which will lead to a great season.
(Carman 4 :25s “…great season for sure.”)
in the region are already playing competitive games against one another. But
Carman says the volleyball camps he held this summer for his players has helped
keep them in fresh form.
(Carman 2 :19s “…more advanced things.”)
he can’t single out any one player who will lead the team, since all of the
players contribute to the team’s success.
(Carman 3 :31 “…they’re on the court.”)
Many of the
girls on the volleyball squad also look forward to working together as a team
and having a successful season. Varsity senior Linzee Burcham says she thinks
this year’s squad will work well together.
(Linzee 1 :25s “…so much skill”)
Nina Krumrey is also a senior
for the girl’s varsity squad. She says all three teams are talented this year.
(Nina 1 :08s “…really cool this year.”)
Carman says there were more girls
who tried out for the team this season, and that between the Varsity, JV and
C-teams, the number of players increased from last season’s 28 to this year’s
36. The coach says all teams will have phenomenal talent. Their first games for
region play will be on the road in Wasilla next weekend. Team captains will be
picked sometime next week before they travel to the mainland.
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KODIAK HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL
August 11: Season Starts
August 23: Car Wash-a-thon
August 29-30: @ Wasilla C, JV, V
September 5-6: Kenai at Kodiak C, JV, V
September 11: @ ACS C, JV, V
September 12: @ Skyview C, JV, V
September 13: @ Homer C, JV, V
September 19-20: SoHi at Kodiak C,
JV, V HOMECOMING
September 26-27: @ West
October 2: @ Nikiski V
October 3-4: @ Homer
October 10-11: @ Grace
Christian Tournament V
October 17-18: OFF
October 24-25: Palmer at Kodiak C, JV, V
October 31 – Nov 1: Colony at Kodiak C, JV, V
Saturday: Senior Day
November 6-8: Regions @ Kenai V
November 13-15: State @ West V