...using words & pictures to support the great athletes at Raleigh's Broughton High School!
The Caps opened their season with a tough 3-0 win against visiting Athens Drive on last Tuesday night in Holliday Gym. Broughton overcame a 19-14 deficit in the first frame as Tiana Butler collected four service points to help the Caps pull within one point.. The back-and-forth affair ended with the hosts squeezing out a 28-26 decision. Broughton's serve receive improved in every set and that helped the Caps claim the next two games. Adria Johnson led the way with a match-high 14 kills (.296) and 3 blocks and Katja Ehlers collected 12 kills (.286), 8 digs and 2 aces. Kati Smith filled up the stat sheet with 11 kills, 21 assists and 11 digs and Ryan Haar tallied 13 assists and 6 digs. Tiana Butler added 6 kills (.294), 2 blocks and a match-high 5 aces. Genna Simpkins scooped up 16 digs and Rachel Byrd chipped in 3 blocks