Mustangs continue winning ways in volleyball

-- Staff ReportOctober 11, 2012 

The Minarets varsity girls volleyball team (12-4, 2-0) opened West Sequoia League play last week with two wins.

The team remains the Fresno Bee's No. 1 team in Div. VI in the Central Section.

The Mustangs, coached by Karra Zamora, beat Caruthers in three games Oct. 2, 25-19, 25-22 and 25-14.

Jordan Smith had 9 kills and 14 digs. Bre Cairns had 6 kills and 10 digs. Taylor Meyer had 23 assists and 3 ace serves.

Elizabeth Denny had 7 kills and Sadie Kubiak and Katie Grant each had 7 digs.

On Oct. 4, the Mustangs easily beat Riverdale at home in three straight games, 25-12, 25-11 and 25-8.

Meyer had 9 aces and 17 assists, Smith had 7 kills and 9 digs, Cairns had 10 kills and 1 block, and Grant had 6 digs, 1 ace and 1 kill.

Smith is one of the leaders in digs in the section.

The team plays Fowler and Fresno Christian this week.

Volleyball fundraiser for breast cancer research

Minarets High School seniors Jordan Smith, 17, and Bre Cairns, 17, are sponsoring a pink volleyball game for their Senior Legacy Experience at 6 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 18. Currently the No. 1 ranked Div. Vl team in Central California, they will be playing against Fowler.

All proceeds from the event will benefit breast cancer research. They said they wanted to do something they both loved and help make a positive difference to benefit everyone. There will also be games for the public to participate in. There will be a prize for the guy who wears the most pink to the event.

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