EBF Second at Ottumwa Tourney

It was a challenging day for the Eddyville-Blakesburg-Fremont Rocket volleyball team as they just missed taking the tourney title at Ottumwa. The Rockets zipped through pool play winning each match 2-0. They defeated Mount Pleasant in two in bracket play and topped Davis County in three to reach the title match with host Ottumwa.

Ottumwa won the first set 25-23 with EBF coming back for a 25-18 victory. The third set went Ottumwa’s way in extra points 19-17. “Wow, what a day of volleyball,” said EBF coach Gladys Genskow. “We won our pool, got to the finals and it was a great final third set against Ottumwa. The match went back and forth the entire last half of the match.

Read the full story in the September 28 edition.