#10 seed Houston took the first set 25-23, but #7 Lewiston-Altura took the next three 25-9, 25-20 and 25-17 to win 3-1 over Houston in Section 1A East Subsection Volleyball tournament action.

Houston was able to come back after trailing 5-0 in the first set. Houston tied it up at 6, 7, 13, before taking their first lead 14-13. We then saw ties at 15, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21 and 22 before the Hurricanes ran away with the 25-23 victory. Jennifer Albrecht was great for the Hurricanes, leading them offensively.

Set 2 was a big momentum boost for the Cardinals, as they took it to the Hurricanes jumping out to an 8-2 lead. Houston came back to cut it to 11-5, but the Cardinals were able to use a huge run to make their lead 22-8, and eventually take a 25-9 win. Myia Ruzek played great in the second set to help put the Cardinals to victory.

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Ruzek kept up her great play in the third set, along with Madison Mundt as the Cardinals had to come back from a hot start from the Hurricanes. Houston started out with an 8-3 lead, and then Lewiston-Altura came back to tie things up at 14. The Cardinals were able to ride out the win to a 2-1 set lead. The big momentum swing came with Ruzek again who was a beast at the net getting several blocks and kills. Rebecca Lee was great for Houston as well.

Set four went to the Cardinals as they umped out to a 11-5 lead, and led throughout. The Hurricanes just couldn't keep the momentum going, and Lewiston-Altura was able to get the 3-1 victory. They will move on to take on the #2 seed Mabel-Canton Cougars on Thursday.

KFIL Subway Player of the Game (Houston) - Jennifer Albercht

KFIL Subway Player of the Game (Lewiston-Altura) - Myia Ruzek

Kingsley Mercantile Game Ball (Lewiston-Altura) - Madison Mundt